UGC NET Exam Date 2020: The National Testing Agency has rescheduled the dates of UGC NET Exam 2020.The UGC- NET 2020 Examination will now be held from 24th, 25th 29th & 30th September, 1st, 7th, 9th, 17th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd October and 5th Of November 2020 . The exact schedule of Subject-wise and Shift-wise details will be uploaded subsequently.
The online application filling date is over now. You can check the revised exam dates of the UGC NET on the official portal of NTA UGC NET i.e https://www.nta.ac.in/ frequently or can stay updated with us for the latest updates.
Steps to check the New UGC NET Exam date for 2020:
The new exam date will be released via press release and on their official website by the NTA authorities. You can check the dates by following the steps stated below:
- Visit the official website of NTA UGC, @www.ugcnet.nta.nic.in
- Open the announcement section blinking in the notification section.
- Double click on the notification for UGC NET exam date (new).
- The page with a new exam schedule and instruction will appear on your screen.
Important UGC NET 2020 Exam Dates for June Session:
|Events||UGC NET Exam Date|
|Release of UGC NET notification||16th March 2020|
|Online Application form||16 March – 30th June [Close Now]|
|Admit Card||19th September 2020|
|Exam Date||24th September Onwards|
|Result||to be notified later|
National Testing Agency conducts the UGC NET exam twice a year in the month of June and December (tentative). This National Eligibility Test is conducted for selection of Assistant professors in colleges or universities or Junior Research fellowship programs to pass the students to pursue research for their PG studies from national institutions. Due to the pandemic effect of Coronavirus, the UGC NET exam date for the June session has been postponed until further notice.The candidates now have more time to strengthen their preparation for the exam. The other session of UGC NET 2020 is tentatively decided to be held in December 2020, which will be updated in the month of October or November.
UGC NET Exam Date 2020:
|Date||Time||Subject code||Subject Name||REMARK|
|24.09.2020||09.00AM to 12.00 Noon (IST)||46||Adult Education/ Continuing Education/ Andragogy/ Non Formal Education.|
|62||Comparative Study Religions|
|70||Tribal and Regional Language/Literature|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM (IST)||49||Arabic Culture and Islamic Studies|
|60||Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace Studies|
|11||Defence Strategic Studies|
|63||Mass Communication and Journalism|
|25.09.2020||09.00AM to 12.00 Noon (IST)||72||Comparative Literature|
|39||French (French Version)|
|66||Museology & Conservation|
|93||Tourism Administration and Management.|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM (IST)||67||Archaeology|
|92||Human Rights and Duties|
|59||Library and Information Science|
|90||Politics including International Relations/International Studies including Defence/Strategic Studies, West Asian Studies, South East Asian Studies, African Studies, South Asian Studies, Soviet Studies, American Studies.|
|29.09.2020||09.00AM to 12.00 Noon (IST)||58||Law|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM (IST)||89||Environmental Sciences|
|65||Performing Art – Dance/Drama/Theatre|
|73||Sanskrit traditional subjects (including) Jyotisha/Sidhanta Jyotish/ Navya Vyakarna/ Vyakarna/ Mimansa/ Navya
Nyaya/ Sankhya Yoga/ Tulanatmaka Darsan/ Shukla Yajurveda/ Madhav Vedant/ Dharmasasta/ Sahitya/ Puranotihasa /
|30.09.2020||09.00AM to 12.00 Noon (IST)||17||Management (including Business Admn. Mgt./Marketing/ Marketing Mgt./Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt./ Personnel Mgt./Financial Mgt./Co-operative Management)|
|30.09.2020||03.00PM to 06.00PM (IST)||1||Economics / Rural Economics /Co-operation / Demography / Development Planning/ Development Studies / Econometrics/ Applied Economics/Development Eco./Business Economics|
|01.10.2020||09.00AM to 12.00Noon(IST)||030||English||Group – 1|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM(IST)||Group – 2|
|07.10.2020||09.00AM to 12.00Noon(IST)||5||Sociology|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM(IST)||87||Computer Science and Applications|
|09.10.2020||09.00AM to 12.00Noon(IST)||6||History|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM(IST)||2||Political Science|
|17.10.2020||09.00AM to 12.00Noon(IST)||008||Commerce||Group – 1|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM(IST)||Group – 2|
|21.10.2020||09.00AM to 12.00Noon(IST)||9||Education|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM(IST)||80||Geography|
|22.10.2020||09.00AM to 12.00Noon(IST)||36||Assamese|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM(IST)||19||Bengali|
|81||Social Medicine & Community Health|
|23.10.2020||09.00AM to 12.00Noon(IST)||020||Hindi||Group – 1|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM(IST)||Group – 2|
|05.11.2020||09.00AM to 12.00Noon(IST)||88||Electronic Science|
|55||Labour Welfare/Personnel Management/Industrial Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare/Human Resource Management|
|79||Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/Sculpture Graphics/Applied Art/History of Art)|
|03.00PM to 06.00PM(IST)||7||Anthropology|
UGC NET Exam Schedule
|Paper||Marks||Number of Questions (All Are Compulsory)||Duration (First Shift)||Duration (Second Shift)|
|I||100||50||1 Hr (9:00 am to 10:00 am)||1 Hr (3:00 pm to 4:00 pm)|
|II||200||100||2 Hr (10:00 am to 12:00 pm )||2 Hr (4:00 pm to 6:00 pm )|
- There are no negative marks for an incorrect response.
- For each correct response the candidate will get 2 marks.
- No marks will be given for questions Unanswered/Marked for Review
UGC NET 2020 Admit Card:
The admit cards is available on the official portal . You can download the admit from their website and keep a printout of the admit card, as carrying admit cards along with valid ID proof is mandatory to enter the exam hall. To download the admit card, you must fill up the registration number or D.O.B correctly which was provided on the time of filling up the application form.
Eligibility Criteria for UGC NET 2020:
The candidate must hold a PG degree from the university recognized by UGC or any other equivalent degree. Candidates who are appearing in their final year of qualifying exam are also eligible to appear in the UGC NET 2020. There is no age limit for Assistant Professor post whereas the candidate must not be greater than 30 years if he/she is applying for JRF program.
Note: A relaxation of up to 5 years is provided to the candidates belonging to OBC (Noncreamy layer, as per the Central list of OBC available on the website: www.ncbc.nic.in) Women Applicant and SC/ST/PWD/Transgender categories.
UGC NET 2020 Results:
The date for announcing the result will be released along with the new exam date for UGC NET 2020. The candidate must stay updated with the official notification for UGC NET 2020 on our website or the official portal of UGC NET. The selected candidates will be provided with an eligibility certification for a fellowship program for further Assistant Professor or Junior Research Fellowship program for Indian colleges and universities.
UGC NET Exam Date FAQs:
Q. When will be the exam conducted?
Ans.The UGC- NET 2020 Examination will now be held from 24th, 25th 29th & 30th September, 1st, 7th, 9th, 17th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd October and 5th Of November 2020 .
Q. What will be the Timing of Examination?
Ans. The examination will be held in two shifts i.e. First Shift: 9.00 am to 12.00 pm Second Shift: 3.00 pm to 06.00 pm
Q. Is there a criterion for negative marking?
Ans. There are no negative marks for incorrect responses.
Q: Is UGC NET conducted online?
Ans: Yes, ever since NTA has started conducting the exam, UGC NET is conducted in online mode as a computer-based test (CBT) only.