NEET 2019 Rules and Dress Code, For Male & Female

NEET 2018 Rules and Dress CodeCandidates appearing in NEET 2019 must follow the new rules and regulation as prescribed by the NTA. The exam conducting authority decides a strict pattern for dress in NEET examination. To Avoid any irregularity in the exam, candidates have to follow this rule. All the candidates appearing in the NEET 2019 must make sure to adhere to these guidelines prescribed by the authority. The exam will be held in the first week of May 2019. Candidates get here the detailed information about what should wear and carry in NEET exam. Check here details about NEET 2019 Rules and Dress Code.

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NEET 2019 Dress Code

Candidates have to follow the dress code while appearing for NEET exam, the dress code rules are given below:

  • Candidates have to wear light color half sleeves clothes not having big buttons, brooch/badge, flower etc. with Salwar/Trouser.
  • Candidates have to wear Slippers, sandals with low heels & not the shoes.

Note: If the candidate is wearing the customary dress, then they need to report at the allotted examination centre latest by 8.30 AM on the day of examination.

For Male Candidate:

Wear light color clothes like Jeans, Pant, Shirt (half sleeves only) (not wear anything which will create hindrance in frisking & could be used for hiding any communication devices). The button of shirt should be medium size not big enough. The Kurta Payjama not allowed, Shoes are also not allowed. Wear only sleepers or sandals.

For Female Candidate:

Light clothes with half sleeves not having big buttons, brooch/badge, flower etc. with Salwar/ Trouser, Slippers, sandals with low heels are allowed. Shoes for the female candidate are also not allowed.

What is Allowed/Not Allowed in Exam Hall:

AllowedNot Allowed
Slippers and Sandals onlySHOES
Half T-Shirt or ShirtFULL SLEEVES Shirt or T-Shirts
TrousersWatches/Sun Glasses/Braclets/Rings/ Chain/ Necklace etc. (any type of jewelry or ornaments)
Doctor Prescribed lens specs onlyHair Clips/ Big Rubber Bands etc.
LowersBig buttons, brooch/badge T-Shirts
Kurti/Top (Half-Sleeves)Saree (Married or Unmarried)
SalwarsBangles not allowed (only married can wear)
kada and kirpanCap, Kurta Payjama

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: Yes, If you are a sikh candidate, then you have a permission traditional kada and kirpan inside the exam hall. But, those in traditional attire to come an hour early.
Answer: Yes, But only in case of customary dress. You have to report at the examination center latest by 8:30 AM if you wear customary dress.
Answer: Yes. If you select the option of customary dress in the form filling. Candidates, those select wear a customary dress, they should report at the exam center latest by 8:30 AM.
Answer: No. Only Salwar/Trouser are allowed. 
Answer: No. You can only wear light color half sleeves clothes with Trouser/Salwar.
Answer: No. Jeans/shorts are not allowed for both boys & girls.
Answer: No. Any ornaments are not allowed.
Answer: No, you should only wear Slippers, sandals with low heels.

Barred Items For NEET 2019

The candidates are not allowed to carry the following items inside the examination centre under any circumstances. The candidates will be subjected to extensive and compulsory frisking before entering the examination centre with the help of highly sensitive metal detectors:

  • Any stationery item like textual material (printed or written), bits of papers, Geometry/Pencil Box, Plastic Pouch, Calculator, Pen, Scale, Writing Pad, Pen Drives, Eraser, Calculator, Log Table, Electronic Pen/Scanner etc.
  • Any communication device like Mobile Phone, Bluetooth, Earphones, Microphone, Pager, Health Band etc.
  • Other items like Wallet, Goggles, Handbags, Belt, Cap etc.
  • All ornaments like Ring, Earrings, Nose-pin, Chain/Necklace, Pendants, Badge and Brooch etc.
  • Any Watch/Wrist Watch, Bracelet, Camera, etc.
  • Any metallic item.
  • Any eatable item opened or packed, water bottle etc.
  • Any other item which could be used for unfairmeans, for hiding communication devices like camera, Bluetooth device etc.

Candidates must note that No arrangement will be made at the centres for keeping any articles/items belonging to the candidates. In case any candidate is found in possession of any of the barred items inside the centre, it will be considered as use of unfair means and action will be taken against the candidate in accordance with the relevant provisions.

If you have any other queries regarding NEET 2019 Rules and Dress Code, you can ask us by leaving your comments below.

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  1. Souvik says:

    I have biology as optional elective for my board exams. Can I appear in NEET????

  2. Vritika_vritu says:

    Can i wear one peace dress in exam hall???

  3. Jesbin jose says:

    Can i check result withinout roll no?

  4. Kowsalya says:

    Where is the government GO of meet exam?
    This is only circular for students its not GO. Your rules are equals to SHIT

  5. Cherish Samantara says:

    Can I take another photo of me

  6. Pavan says:

    Do we need to take any ID card with us like UID?

  7. Tanmoy paul says:

    Is koto shoe allowed for exam ?

  8. Sonu patel says:

    How many photos in exame?and where stemp?

  9. Jaimin patel says:

    Use photos where in exame?and how many?

  10. Rudresh kumar says:

    Can I wear belt

  11. povas says:

    Can I wear belts

  12. Suman shekhar says:

    Can i wear black trouser

  13. Akhil says:

    Can i wear full white shirt and black paint

  14. Krishna Priya says:

    Sir, can I wear black top with white dots

  15. Pratiksha yadav says:

    Black jeggins is allowed in exam hall??

  16. Pratyush says:

    Shorts are allowed?

  17. Roshni says:

    What is the ID proof that we need ?

  18. Akshay says:

    Black lower will allow

  19. Krishna Priya says:

    Can I wear black top with white dots

  20. Chandrika says:

    Sir can i wear chudidhar with 1/4 th sleeves

  21. Shubham Mishra says:

    Sir, may I wear black Lowe r or trouser please reply me

  22. jshfinc says:

    can we have long nails?

  23. shamar says:

    Can i wear jean pant , full sleeve with folded shirt and sandals??

  24. Your Name... says:

    Sir i have a full shirt can i wear because i m in patna bcz my centre is in patna i have only one shirt which is full sir what can i do??

  25. Navya haridas says:

    Can I wear red or black mini skirt

  26. Vaishnavi says:

    Sir can I wear black top

  27. Roshini says:

    Sir is 3/4 sleeed Kruthi allowed…
    plz reply

  28. Rohini says:

    Can I wear jeans and kurti?

  29. Bharti says:

    Can I wear black trousers???? Please reply fast

  30. Muhil says:

    Can I wear any pant inside the exam Hall like cotton,Jean..etc???plzz do reply..

  31. Bhavana says:

    Can I wear black jeans in neet examination 2018

  32. Meri says:

    Is nail polish OK….?
    Can we wear shawl over our dress…?
    What kind of hair band can we use

  33. Jaya deepthi says:

    Sir can i wear leggin

  34. Hari haran says:

    How many photos are taken with me to neet exam centre????

  35. Prashant says:

    Can I wear full sleaves white shirt
    Because I don’t have half sleaves shirt

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