In order to regularize the UGC-NET examination cycles, the National Testing Agency (NTA), with the concurrence of UGC, has merged both UGC-NET Dec 2020 & June 2021 cycles so that they be conducted together in CBT mode.
The Application process is therefore being reopened 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.
The schedule of UGC-NET Dec 2020 & June 2021 is as follows:
Online registration and submission of Application Form (complete in all respect) through NTA Website:
10 August to 05 September 2021 (up to 11:50 pm)
|Last date for successful transaction of the Examination fee||06 September 2021 (up to 11:50 pm)|
|Correction in the Particulars in the Application Form (online only)||07 September to 12 September 2021|
|Downloading of Admit Card from NTA Website||To be announced later on the website|
|Dates of Examination||06 October to 11 October 2021|
|Timing of Examination||First Shift: 09.00 am to 12.00 pm|
|Second Shift: 03.00 pm to 06.00 pm|
The slots of JRFs of both UGC-NET of December 2020 and June 2021 cycles will be merged, while the methodology for Subject-wise cum Category-wise allocation of JRFs shall remain unchanged.
Relaxation in Age Limit of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for June 2021 UGC-NET cycle only
- JRF: Not more than 31 years as of 01.10.2021 (October 1, 2021). (This age limit is applicable for the current examination only). Read more from the official website
- Assistant Professor: There is no upper age limit in applying for UGC-NET for Assistant Professor.