NTA UGC NET Exam Date 2021: UGC NET Exam Date had been postponed now due to COVID-19 Pandemic across the nation. The UGC NET exam date has been expected in Sept 2021 and official notice will be out soon on the official website. The application process for UGC NET(National Eligibility Test) is to select eligible students for the post of Assistant Professor and/or JRF, Junior Research Fellowship award in Indian universities and colleges has been closed.
UGC NET 2021: Important Dates
For December Session
|Starting of application form||2nd February 2021|
|Last date to submit the application form||2nd March 2021|
|Last date for fee submission||3rd March 2021|
|Application correction||5th to 9th March 2021|
|Availability of admit card||March/ April 2021|
|UGC NET Exam dates||2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 14th & 17th May 2021(Postponed).|
UGC NET 2021 application Form [Inactive]
UGC NET Exam Date 2021
|UGC NET Exam dates||2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 14 & 17 May 2021 (Postponed).|
|Shift||First Shift||Second Shift|
|Timing of Examination||09.00 am- 12.00 pm||02.00 pm- 6.00 pm|
|Duration of Examination||03 hours|
|Entry into the Examination Centre||7.20 am – 8.30 am||1.45 pm- 2.00 pm|
|Entry in the Examination Hall/Room||7.20 am – 8.30 am||1.45 pm- 2.00 pm|
|Test Commences||9.00 am||3.00 pm|
|Test Concludes||12.00 pm||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
Steps To Check UGC NET Exam Date 2021
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 the UGC NET exam date (new).
- The page with a new exam schedule and instructions will appear on your screen.
UGC NET 2021 Eligibility Criteria
|Category||UGC NET Educational Qualification|
|General Category||Secured at least 55% marks in Master’s Degree or equivalent in subjects like Social Science, Computer Science, and Application|
|SC/ST/OBC||Same As mentioned for the general category|
|Ph.D. Degree holders||
5% marks relaxation is provided for candidates who have completed the PG program before September 19, 1991.
- Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from universities/ institutions recognized by UGC in Humanities (including languages) and Social Science, Computer Science & Applications, Electronic Science, etc. are eligible for this Test.
- For Reserve category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s degree or equivalent examination are eligible for this test.
UGC NET Admit Card 2021
The admit cards will be soon 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 at the time of filling up the application form.
UGC NET Exam Date 2021
Q. When will be the exam conducted?
A.The UGC- NET 2020 Exam date will be out soon on the official website
Q. What will be the Timing of the 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.
Q. How many times is the UGC NET exam conducted in a year?
A. The UGC NET exam is usually conducted twice a year.
Q. Is UGC NET 2021 exam postponed?
A. Yes, the UGC NET 2021 has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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