Applications open for UGC-National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET) 2019

The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India (GOI), has established National Testing Agency (NTA) as an independent, autonomous and self-sustained premier organization under the Societies Registration Act, 1860, registered as a self-reliant and self-sustained premier testing organization.

Some of the objectives, inter alia, include:
(i) To conduct efficient, transparent and international standard tests in order to assess the competency of candidates for admission.
(ii) To undertake research on educational, professional and testing system to identify gaps in the knowledge systems and take steps for bridging them.
(iii) To produce and disseminate information and research on education and professional development standards.

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has entrusted the responsibility of conducting UGC-NET to NTA. UGC-NET is a test to determine the eligibility for ‘Assistant Professor’ and ‘Junior Research Fellowship and Assistant Professor’ in Indian universities and colleges.

UGC-NET December 2019 shall be conducted in subjects given in the brochure, at selected cities spread across the country as mentioned in brochure (refer the link below).

Important Information:

Last date for online submission of application form: 09 October 2019
Last date for submission of fee: 10 October 2019
Dates of Examination: 02 December 2019 – 06 December 2019
Declaration of Result: 31 December 2019 (on website)

To download complete information bulletin, Click Here

To apply online, Click Here

Important to note:
* The candidates may note that the syllabus has been modified and the new syllabus applicable from June 2019 onwards has also been notified through a public notice on NTA website. Updated syllabi for all NET subjects can be downloaded from the UGC website:
* NTA will not provide syllabus to candidates.
* Applications are invited through online mode only.