UGC NET 2021 Application Form Has Been Released, Candidates Can Apply At

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has issued the UGC NET 2021 application form in online mode. Candidates can fill the UGC NET application form till Marc 2 and they can pay the fee till March 3. The exam will be conducted from May 2 to May 17.

UGC NET exam will consist of two papers – Paper 1 which carries 100 marks and candidates have to score at least 50 marks. Paper 2 will be of 200 marks and candidates will be required to answer 100 questions. The education minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced the UGC NET 2021 exam date on Twitter.


Important Dates:

Events Dates
UGC NET 2021 application date February 2, 2021
Last date to apply for UGC NET 2021 March 2, 2021
Last date to pay the fee March 3, 2021
UGC NET 2021 exam date May 2 to May 17, 2021
Official website



UGC NET 2021: Steps to fill the UGC NET 2021 application form

  1. Visit the official website of UGC NET-
  2. On the homepage, click on the link that reads ‘UGC NET December 2020 Cycle (May 2021)’
  3. You will be directed to the registration page
  4. Click on the ‘UGC NET’ new registration tab
  5. Read all the instruction and exam related guidelines. Click on the proceed tab
  6. Fill the registration form providing all the personal details, contact details, choose password and security pin and then click on the tab ‘submit button’
  7. UGC NET ID and password will be generated
  8. Login via generated ID and password
  9. Fill the information and upload the required document
  10. Cross-check all the filling information before final submission
  11. Pay the UGC NET 2021 registration fee
  12. Once the fee is paid, the candidates will receive a confirmation slip
  13. Download and take a print out of the confirmation slip


UGC NET 2021 Exam Dates:

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will hold the UGC NET 2021 examination for the December session for junior research fellowship (JRF) and eligibility for assistant professor on May 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 14, and 17. Last year the UGC NET exam was conducted only once due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation. In the official circular, it is mentioned that the UGC NET 2021 application form has been released on the official website and the last date to apply for is March 2, 2021.


About UGC NET exam

The UGC NET 2021 exam is conducted in computer-based mode and junior research fellowship/assistant professor. Candidates, who clear the UGC NET exam for Assistants Professorship, will not be invited for JRF.


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