HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank announced on Tuesday, that JEE (Main) this year will be from July 18-23 while NEET will be held on July 26.
Universities and schools across the country have been closed since March 16. The NEET and JEE exams were postponed as the lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic was extended.The uncertainty due to the Pandemic had created confusion among the students.
A UGC official told PTI on April 25, “The plan is to conduct entrance examinations like NEET and JEE in June. But it is extremely important to keep reviewing the Covid-19 situation”.