The National Entrance cum Eligibility Test (NEET) 2021 for undergraduate medical and dental courses will be conducted on August 1, the National Testing Agency (NTA) announced on Friday. According to the agency, the exam will be held in 11 languages, including Hindi and English, through pen and paper mode.

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"The NEET (UG), 2021, is going to be conducted by NTA for admission to MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS and BHMS courses as per the relevant norms, guidelines and regulations notified by the regulatory bodies concerned," NTA said on Twitter.

The application form for the exam is available at or 

"The Information Bulletin containing detailed information regarding the test, syllabus, eligibility criteria for age, reservation, categorisation of seats, examination fee, cities of examination, state code will be available shortly when the submission of application form for NEET (UG) starts," NTA's tweet added.