National Testing Agency (NTA) UGC - NET
The University Grants Commission (UGC) has entrusted the responsibility of conducting UGC-NET to the NTA. UGC-NET is a test being conducted to determine the eligibility ‘only for Assistant Professor’ and ‘for Junior Research Fellowship and Assistant Professor both’ in Indian universities and colleges. UGC-NET December, 2018 shall be conducted by the NTA in December, 2018.
Important Dates :
|Starting Date of Online Application||01.09.2018|
|Last Date to Apply Online||30.09.2018|
|Last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank challan, at any branch of (Syndicate/Canara/ICICI/HDFC Bank) or through credit/debit card||01.10.2018|
|Correction in Particulars of application form on the website||08.10.2018 to 14.10.2018|
|Printing of Admit Cards from NTA’s website from||19.11.2018|
|Date of Examination||Between 09.12.2018 to 23.12.2018|
|Declaration of Result on NTA’s website||10th January 2018|
Educational Qualification : Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from universities/institutions.
Age Limit :
i) Junior Research Fellowship : Not more than 30 years as on 01.12.2018.
ii) Assistant Professor : There is no upper age limit for applying for eligibility for Assistant Professor.
Examination Fee :
Mode of Examination : The Examination shall only be conducted as Computer Based Test (CBT).
Pattern : The Test will consist of two papers. Both the papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be attempted with a break of 30 minutes between them.
|Paper||Marks||No. of Questions||Pattern||Duration|
|I||100||50||The questions will be generic in nature, intending to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate.||
Second shift :
|II||200||100||This will be based on the subject selected by the candidate. All the questions of Paper–II will be compulsory.||
Second Shift :
In order to appear in UGC-NET December, 2018 the candidates are required to apply 'online'. The application form other than online mode shall not be accepted.
Online submission of application may be done by accessing the NTA's official website : www.ntanet.nic.in