The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Tuesday postponed the UGC-NET (December 2020 cycle) exam. The UGC-NET exam was scheduled to be held from May 2.

The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Tuesday postponed the UGC-NET (December 2020 cycle) exam. The exam has been postponed due to the rapid surge in the number of covid-19 cases in the country.

What was the Notice released by NTA UGC NET?

Public Notice | Date: 20 April 2021

Subject: Postponement of the UGC-NET December 2020 cycle (May 2021) Examination

The UGC - National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET) for December 2020 cycle (May 2021) in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode is scheduled between 02 to 17 May 2021 throughout the country covering 81 subjects.

However, looking at the present situation of the COVID-19 pandemic and also taking into account the safety and well-being of the candidates and examination functionaries, it has been decided to postpone the UGC-NET December 2020 cycle (May 2021) Examination.

The revised dates for the UGC-NET December 2020 cycle (May 2021) Examination will be announced later and at least 15 days before the examination.

The candidates are advised to keep visiting the official websites of NTA
(www.nta.ac.in) and (ugcnet.nta.nic.in) for the latest updates.
For any further clarification related to UGC-NET December 2020 cycle (May
2021) Examination the candidates can contact 011-40759000 or send email at
ugcnet@nta.ac.in.

Check: UGC NET 2021 Exam Notification

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Anuj Jindal, the founder, is an ex-manager from SBI, with an M.Com from Delhi School of Economics. He also has a JRF in Commerce & Management and NET in HRM, along with more than 4 years of experience in the field of Education.