UGC-NET 2021: Exam to begin from May 2


UGC-NET exams are to be conducted between May 2 and 17

The National Eligibility Test (NET) will be conducted by the NTA on behalf of the University Grants Commission (UGC) for Junior Research Fellowships and also determine the eligibility for the posts of Assistant Professor in Indian universities and colleges, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said.

Exam dates are May 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 14 and 17.

National Testing Agency will conduct UGC-NET in two shifts -- 9 am to 12 pm and from 3 pm to 6 pm.

The exam will consist of 2 question papers -- one with 100 marks and 50 multiple choice questions and second of 200 marks and 100 multiple choice questions to be attempted through computer-based CBT method.

Candidates desirous of sitting in the NET can access the information brochure on the NTA website. The forms will be available online from February 2. Candidates can submit online applications by March 2. The application fee can be paid by March 3.