New Delhi: Medical aspirants should gear up, as the expected dates for NEET 2018 is out. As per the recent report by the Times of India, NEET 2018 will be held on 10 May (Thursday). NEET 2017 was held on 7 May 2017 (Sunday). This year CBSE will conduct the exam on a week day. According to the report, Medical Council of India (MCI) will complete the admission process for the medical and dental courses by 18 August.
'The MCI officials said that the admission which are based on NEET results will begin in deemed universities from July 10 and the results for the NEET are likely to be announced in the first week of June,' added the daily.
Last year, NEET official notification was out towards the end of January month. The same trend can be expected this year as well as there isn't much gap in the exam date.
The CBSE conducted the NEET on 7 May 2017 for admission into approximately 65,170 seats of MBBS and nearly 25,730 BDS courses. As per the information available on MCI & DCI websites, 470 medical colleges and 308 Dental colleges take part in the official admission process based on NEET results.
Out of the 10,90,085 students who appeared in NEET exam, 6,11,539 have passed the medical entrance examination which was held on May 7.