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July 11, 2020 • 10:37 am

NTA UGC NET Notification 2020, Exam Dates, News & Updates

NTA UGC NET Notification

UGC NET 2020 Study Plan


The NET exam has been postponed till the next UGC NET 2020 notification by the exam conducting body due to Corona Pandemic. The exam was earlier scheduled to be conducted from 15th June to 20th June 2020 but NTA had extended the application dates of the exam thrice this year for the first time in the history of the NET Exam ever.

The application windows for aspirants to apply for the exam were open from 16th March 2020 till 30th June 2020. NTA may release detailed information regarding UGC NET exam date, latest news, admit card release, correction form, answer key, cut off, and UGC NET Result Date 2020 in upcoming UGC NET notifications.

In this blog you can check the following mentioned UGC NET notification 2020:

UGC NET Exam Date 2020 [Official]

UGC NET 2020 Notification Released by NTA

Essential Guide After Getting UGC NET Notification

Frequently Asked Question about UGC NET Notification



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UGC NET Exam Date 2020 [Official]


It is important for you to have all the updates of UGC NET latest News and Notification so that you do not miss any event related to the UGC NET Exam. This year, the exam was scheduled to conducted between 15th to 20th June in two shifts, but NTA had to postpone it due to the COVID-19 spread.

Below we have mentioned the complete calendar of UGC NET 2020 Exam Dates. Please check it out!


UGC NET Exam Events

UGC NET Exam Date 2020

UGC NET Notification 2020 Release by Officials

16th March 2020

Release of UGC NET Application Form 2020

16th March 2020

UGC NET 2020 Apply Online Last Date

30th June 2020 (up to 4.00 pm) (Closed)

Late Date to Pay Exam Fee

30th June 2020 (up to 11:50 pm) (Closed)

UGC NET Correction Form Release

06th July 2020

Last Date of UGC NET Correction Form

15th July  2020

UGC NET Admit Card 2020 Availability

July 2020 (Tentative)

UGC NET Exam Date 2020

July/ August 2020 (Tentative)

UGC NET Answer Key 2020 Release

Will be released after the commencement of exam

UGC NET Result Date 2020

Will be announced after the commencement of exam


Note - The above information is up to date as per the latest notice. We will update the same. In case any further notification is released by the officials, we will update the same.



UGC NET 2020 Notification Released by NTA


These are all the significant announcements made by NTA along with the latest UGC NET news that will provide you the updated notices without any difficulty. 

NTA may conduct the UGC NET 2020 Exam in July/August 2020 (tentative).

 NTA has provided the facility for correction in the application form from 06th July 2020 to 15th July 2020. You can check the details of UGC NET Form Correction Process here.

 UGC NET Application window has been closed - It was started on 16th March 2020 and the last date to fill the UGC NET application form was 30th June 2020.

 UGC NET Notification 2020 was released by officials on 16th March 2020.

 As per UGC NET Exam Pattern 2020,  Paper 1 & Paper 2 will be conducted in a single three-hour duration.

 The National Testing Agency has released the UGC NET Dec 2019 Certificates. Visit the official site to download the Certificate with the help of your Application Number and Date of Birth. 

 According to the public notice announced by NTA, the Economically Weaker Section candidates (with issued Certificate by the Competent Authority), who wish to fill the UGC NET 2020 Application Form are required to mention their category in the registration form.

 According to the UGC NET June 2020 Notification, the exam will be conducted in two shifts: -


Exam Shifts

Shift Timing

Shift - 1

9.30 am to 12.30 pm

Shift - 2

2.30 pm to 5.30 pm



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Essential Guide After Getting UGC NET Notification 2020


To help you with the NET preparation, Eduncle has come up with an exclusive UGC NET Guide that contains all the required information which you will require for uninterrupted studies.

Eligibility – You must know the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam! Check the UGC NET Eligibility here.

Syllabus – To start your preparation, the idea of topics that will be asked in the exam will help you in the right direction. Download the UGC NET Syllabus for 2020 for Free!

​​​​​​​Paper Pattern – When you are preparing for the exam you should know the pattern of the questions asked in the exam. This will help you streamline your preparation in a better way. You can find the UGC NET Exam Pattern here.

​​​​​​​Previous Years Question Papers – Get a wise idea of the UGC NET Exam Questions asked in previous years, which will help you understand the topics of higher importance and marking.

​​​​​​​Preparation Tips – For an effective preparation it is advised to take the experts to help and guidance, here are some important tips shared by Eduncle faculty for your UGC NET Preparation.

​​​​​​​Result – Know the cut off of previous exams and the toppers who qualified the exam with good marks. This will help you set your target and head in the right direction. Check UGC NET Cut off Marks of your subjects.



Frequently Asked Question about UGC NET Notification 2020


Over the years we have seen that a lot of aspirants have asked various similar queries regarding UGC NET notification, news, and important dates. If you have any queries for the notification, then you must check this section as your doubt may have been covered in the following FAQs.


Ques 1 - What is the latest news about the UGC NET Exam?

Ans.) Recently, the conducting authority has opened the correction window for the applicants which is available till 15th July 2020. After that, NTA will release the UGC NET Admit Card soon.


Ques 2 - When will the UGC NET Exam 2020 be conducted?

Ans.) UGC NET Exam Date 2020 can be announced anytime by NTA soon. But till now, there is no confirmation by officials on exam date, earlier the exam was supposed to be held from 15th June – 20th June 2020.


Ques 3 - What is NTA UGC NET Result Date 2020?

Ans.) As the exam has been postponed, for now, the UGC NET Result date along with exam date may be announced by officials within the upcoming notification.


Ques 4 - When will UGC NET 2020 notification be released?

Ans.) UGC NET Notification 2020 has been released already. It was released on 16th March 2020. You can check official UGC NET Notification 2020 here.


Ques 5 - When can I fill the UGC NET Application Form?

Ans.) The UGC NET application form date has been closed now. The time period for the application was 16th March 2020 to 30th June 2020.


Ques 6 - Who releases the UGC NET notification?

Ans.) National Testing Agency releases the UGC NET Notification (Since Dec 2018 onwards). Previously it was released by CBSE.


Ques 7 - Will UGC NET 2020 be postponed?

Ans.) Yes, as per the latest update provided by NTA, the UGC NET 2020 Exam has been postponed.



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We hope the above mentioned information proves helpful for you to know the latest update of UGC NET Notification 2020. If you have any further query that hasn’t been answered, you can share them with us in the comment section below. We will try to share the best possible answer from our side as soon as possible.

This article contains all the latest information about the exam. As soon as any further update is released by the officials, we will update the same.

All the Best.



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