The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Friday announced rescheduling of the examination dates for UGC-NET December 2020 and June 2021 cycles.
According to the NTA, the decision to postpone and reschedule the examinations was taken following representations from candidates.
Earlier, the examination was scheduled from October 6 to 8, 2021 and October 17 to 19, 2021. As per the revised schedule, now the examination will be conducted from October 17 (Sunday) to October 25 (Monday), 2021.
"In continuation to the Public Notice dated 03.09.2021 regarding rescheduling of the Examination dates for UGC-NET December 2020 and June 2021 cycles, it has been decided to further reschedule the dates of the UGC-NET December 2020 and June 2021 cycles," the NTA said in a notice.
"Representations are being received from candidates seeking further rescheduling of the dates of the UGC-NET December 2020 and June 2021 cycles, on account of difficulties being experienced by them due to clashes with some major examinations on 06th and 07th October 2021," the notice added.
The NTA informed that the detailed date sheet will be uploaded soon.
"Candidates are advised to regularly visit NTA website(s) www.nta.ac.in, https://ugcnet.nta.nic.in for the latest updates regarding the examination. For any queries or /clarifications, candidates can call NTA Help Desk at 011 40759000 or write to NTA at firstname.lastname@example.org," it added.