UGC NET 2021 Exam Date: UGC NET 2021 December 2020 June 2021 exam date has been released. The UGC NET exam will be conducted from October 6 to October 11. The December 2020 exam was delayed due to the Corona pandemic, after which the National Testing Agency combined it with the June 2021 session. Now the examinations of both the December 2020 and June 2021 sessions are to be held simultaneously.
UGC NET 2021 Exam Date
UGC NET is a qualifying examination for the post of JRF, i.e. Junior Research Fellowship and Assistant Professor in universities and other higher education institutions across the country. UGC NET exam is usually held twice a year, in June and December. But last year, the December session examination could not be held due to the corona epidemic.
After this, this UGC NET exam was to be held in May 2021. Its dates were 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 14 and 17 May 2021. But again, this examination could not be conducted due to the Corona epidemic, after which the UGC decided to hold the December and June sessions together.
What is the pattern of the UGC NET exam?
Talking about the pattern of the UGC NET exam, there are two papers in it. Contains multiple-choice questions. Each question is of two marks, and the total duration of the exam is three hours. There is no negative marking in the exam. Along with this, there are 150 questions in both papers. This exam is a national level exam conducted twice a year by a passing. One can apply for the posts of assistant professor or junior research fellowship in colleges and universities of India. Candidates can also enrol for PhD if they want.