Dated: 15/02/2018

According to news reports dated 25 January, 2018 he Ministry of Health has asked Medical Council of India to reverse it’s order barring candidates from National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) to appear for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, NEET 2018.

Official notification of the same is awaited.

On 09 August, 2017, Medical Council of India had issued an order that made students studying in open schools ineligible for NEET 2018 examination.

Every year thousand of students from NIOS appear for NEET and NIOS certificates are also accepted for MBBS abroad by Foreign Medical Universities.