UGC NET Exam Date 2021 Released: NTA has announced the UGC NET Exam dates. NTA postponed the UGC NET exam earlier due to clash with various examinations. Today, NTA announced the final exam date for UGC NET Exam. The exam will be conducted from 20th November to 5th December. Exam dates are 20, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30 November and 01, 03, 04, 05 December 2021. Earlier NTA merged UGC NET December 2020 and UGC NET June 2021 Exam cycle. Both UGC NET Exam December 2020 and UGC NET June 2021 will be conducted together in the month of November and December. UGC NET is conducted twice a year, last year due to COVID-19 NTA could conduct the exam once only.
- Generally, a total of 8-10 lakhs students appear for the exam every year, and out of this only, 6% qualify the exam for the post of Assistant Professor and 0.5% for the post of Junior Research Fellow.
- As the paper is divided into Paper 1 and Paper 2, the total number of questions is 150 and the total marks is 300. There is no negative marking.
- Paper 1 is general to all the students but Paper 2 is Subject-specific.
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UGC NET Exam Date Latest News
- New Dates for UGC NET Exam are 20, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30 November and 01, 03, 04, 05 December 2021
- The date sheet of UGC NET Exam along with subject-specific schedule will be uploaded soon on UGC NET Website.
- The candidates are advised to keep visiting the official website for more information.
UGC NET Notification
10th August 2021
10th August 2021
05th September 2021
Application correction window
07 September to 12 September 2021
20, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 29,30 November and 01, 03, 04, 05 December 2021
UGC NET Exam Shift Time
First Shift: 09.00 am to 12.00 pm
Second Shift: 03.00 pm to 06.00 pm
UGC NET Syllabus 2021
- UGC NET Exam consist of Paper-1 and Paper-2.
- Paper-1 is common for all and Paper-2 is subject-specific.
- Click here to download the syllabus for UGC NET Exam 2021.
- As you know there are 81 subjects, every subject is listed in the syllabus.
UGC NET Exam Pattern 2021
Number of Questions
3 hours(no break)
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