Somatirtha Purohit

The National Testing Agency has rescheduled the UGC-NET examinations 2024, shifting the dates from June 16 to June 18.

Taking to X, formerly known as Twitter, UGC Chairman Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar informed that the decision has been taken after considering candidates’ feedback. An official notification will also be issued in this regard.

The UGC Chairman wrote, “The National Testing Agency and UGC have decided to shift the UGC-NET from 16 June (Sunday) to 18 June 2024 (Tuesday) because of feedback received from candidates. NTA will conduct UGC-NET in OMR mode across India on a single day. NTA will soon issue a formal notification.”

The UGC-NET examination will be exclusively conducted in OMR-based mode, with question papers available in English and Hindi, except for language papers.

Moreover, the test will comprise two papers, each containing objective-type multiple-choice questions. There will be no intermission between papers, and the duration for each paper will be 3 hours.