[New] NTA UGC NET Exam Date 2021: Latest NET Exam Schedule, Exam & Shift Timings

By Nikhil Verma|Updated : October 22nd, 2021

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. 

Table of Content

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.

Official Announcement and other details- Check here

Download Official UGC NET Exam Date 2021 Notification PDF

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.

Events

Dates

UGC NET Notification

10th August 2021

Application Begins

10th August 2021

Application ends

05th September 2021

Application correction window

07 September to 12 September 2021

UGC NET Exam Date 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

Paper

Number of Questions

Marks

Duration

Paper-1

50

100

3 hours(no break)

Paper-2

100

200

How to prepare for UGC NET Exam in the last coming days?

  • Attempt Previous Year Question Papers.
  • Revision of your notes is the key.
  • You can also attempt Mega Mock Challenge that is organised by BYJU'S Exam Prep. It is free for all students and it helps you in your preparation because you compete with thousands of aspirants.

Thank you,

Download the BYJU’S Exam Prep App Now. 
The most comprehensive exam prep app.

#DreamStriveSucceed

Posted by:

Nikhil VermaNikhil VermaMember since Aug 2017
# 4+ years of mentoring students for UGC NET, IBPS Qualified UGC NET, GATE & IBPS
Share this article   |

Comments

write a comment
Load Previous Comments
Sushila

SushilaOct 1, 2021

Thank you so much .. For informing us
Gowthami.b

Gowthami.bOct 1, 2021

Thanku grade up its really very good news for us for more preparation
Serina Parvin
Thank u gradeup
Haran Nag

Haran NagOct 1, 2021

Thanks My God and grade up team. I will get some more time to prepare well.
Nirmala M

Nirmala MOct 9, 2021

Hello I need one help when the exam geography  I need to know any one can tell
Priyal Shah
Hello sir, when will it be probably?
Umme Sakina
Unable to find this news elsewhere
Ulfat Nahi

Ulfat NahiOct 9, 2021

Thanku gradeup
Jerome Wesly
Please tell the dates we have functions on November and christmas in nearing
Wasim Patel

Wasim PatelOct 10, 2021

I think they are planning to conduct 3 exam together. December 2020 June 2021 and December 2021🙂😀

FAQs

  • Gradeup is now BYJU'S Exam Prep that offers the most comprehensive preparation for all exams. Get Monthly/Weekly Current Affairs, Daily GK Update, Online Courses, Latest Pattern Test Series and detailed Study Material from the top faculty at your fingertips. Want to learn more? Do not hesitate to contact our customer care here.

  • 20 November to 5 December 2021

  • Yes, NTA has merged the UGC NET Exam for Dec 2020 and June 2021 sessions.

  • NTA will soon release the admit card for UGC NET. Candidates are advised to check the website regularly.

  • Candidates must attempt the previous year question papers and mock tests in the last coming days for UGC NET Exam.

Follow us for latest updates