The NTA conducts the UGC NET twice in a rolling year. Usually, the examinations are conducted in the months of June and December for the eligibility of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and Assistant Professor in Indian universities and colleges. The NTA has merged the December 2020 and June 2021 cycle. It has released the exam dates for UGC NET 2021.
Due to postponement of December 2020 UGC-NET in view of Covid - 19, the schedule of June 2021 UGC-NET has been delayed. In Order to regularize the UGC-NET examination cycles, the National Testing Agency (NTA), with the concurrence of UGC, has merged both UGC-NET of December 2020 and June 2021 Cycles so that they be conducted together in CBT Mode. The Application process is therefore being reopend for the new applicants to fill in and submit their forms.
The candidates who have registered for UGC-NET of December 2020 Cycle but have not been able to complete the application process, can also complete and submit the application form online on the website : https://ugcnet.nta.nic.in, www.nta.ac.in during the period specified below.
NTA has released a public notice regarding the UGC NET June 2021 examination. The official notification for the exam as released on 10 August, 2021.
|UGC NET June 2021 Events||Dates|
|Mode of examination||Computer-based|
|Registration dates||August 10 to September 05, 2021 (Upto 11:50 PM)|
|UGC NET 2021 admit cards||To be announced|
|UGC NET 2021 examination||20, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30 November to 01, 03, 04, 05, December, 2021|
|UGC NET 2021 result||January 2022 (Tentative)|
Note: The mentioned examination schedule is likely to see changes if possible. The same will be notified as soon as the notification is released. Here's is a calendar of important dates for UGE NET 2021:
|UGC NET 2021 notification release||10-08-2021||-|
|Starting date to register online||05-09-2021||-|
|Last date to register online||05-09-2021||-|
|Starting date for corrections in application form||07-09-2021||-|
|Closing date for corrections in application form||12-09-2021||-|
|UGC NET 2021 admit card date||Nov 2021||-|
|UGC NET June 2021 examination dates||20-11-2021 To 05-01-2022||-|
|UGC NET June 2021 result (Tentative)||Jan 2022||-|
|Exam Date||Exam Timing||Exam Shift||NET Subject|
|November 20, 2021||09.00 AM To 12.00 Noon||First||
|November 21, 2021||03.00 PM To 06.00 PM||Second||
|November 22, 2021||09.00 AM To 12.00 Noon||First||
|November 24, 2021||03.00 PM To 06.00 PM||Second||
|November 25, 2021||09.00 AM To 12.00 Noon||First||
|November 26, 2021||03.00 PM To 06.00 PM||Second||
|November 29, 2021||09.00 AM To 12.00 Noon||First||
|November 30, 2021||03.00 PM To 06.00 PM||Second||
|December 01, 2021||09.00 AM To 12.00 Noon||First||
|December 03, 2021||03.00 PM To 06.00 PM||Second||
|Timings Schedule||First Shift||Second Shift|
|Timings of Examination||09:00 AM - 12:00 Noon||03.00 PM - 6.00 PM|
|Duration of Examination||03 Hours||03 Hours|
|Entry into the Examination Centre*||7:00 AM - 8:00 AM||12:00 PM - 1:00 PM|
|Entry in the Examination Hall / Room||8:30 AM - 8.45 AM||1:30 PM - 1:45 PM|
|Instructions by the Invigilators||9:00 AM - 9:10 AM||2:05 AM - 2:15 PM|
|Test Commences||9:00 AM||3.00 PM|
|Test Concludes||12:00 PM||6.00 PM|
*Candidates are advised to report at the Examination Center well in time, at least 2 hours before the commencement of the examination. Candidates will not be permitted to enter into the Examination Center after 8.30 am in First Shift and after 1.30 pm in Second Shift.