New Delhi: The NEET-graduate exam for admission to medical institutions will be conducted in 13 languages for the first time. Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan gave this information on Tuesday. Punjabi and Malayalam have been added as the medium of examination. The Minister said that for the convenience of Indian students in West Asia, a new examination center for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) has been opened in Kuwait.
He tweeted, “Registration for NEET-Graduate 2021 has started from 5 PM today (on the website). For the first time in the history of the NEET (Graduation) examination, an examination center has been opened in Kuwait for the convenience of the students of West Asia.”
“NEET (Graduation) 2021 exam will be conducted for the first time in 13 languages and Punjabi and Malayalam language have been added (as a medium),” he said.
Pradhan said that now the examination will be conducted in Hindi, Punjabi, Assamese, Bengali, Odia, Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, Urdu, and English.