UGC NET 2021 Exam Begins Tomorrow for Phase 2; Check test guidelines

UGC NET 2021 exam for phase 2 will begin on December 24. Check exam timings, shifts and instructions here.

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Md Usmangani Ansari | Dec 23, 2021 - 10:04 a.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: The National Testing Agency (NTA) is going to start the UGC NET 2021 exam phase 2 tomorrow on December 24. The UGC NET 2021 phase 2 exam will continue on December 24 to 27, 2021 for different subjects includes Bengali, Kannada, Hindi, Sanskrit and Home Science. UGC NET exam 2021 will be conducted in online mode (CBT) at different centres across the country.

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The NTA has released the UGC NET 2021 admit card on December 21 for those candidates who are appearing in Day 1 to Day 3 of the Phase 2 exam at different centres in the country.

UGC NET 2021 exam schedule (phase 2)

The detailed schedule of UGC NET exam 2021 Phase 2 is given in the table below.

Exam Date & Shift
Bengali (Group-1)
December 24, 2021 (Shift 1)
Bengali (Group-2)
December 24, 2021 (Shift 2)
December 26, 2021 (Shift 1)
Hindi (Group-1)
December 26, 2021 (Shift 1)
Hindi (Group-2)
December 26, 2021 (Shift 2)
December 27, 2021 (Shift 1)
Home Science
December 27, 2021 (Shift 2)

UGC NET 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates should check the UGC NET exam pattern 2021 given below.

UGC NET exam particulars
Paper 1
Paper 2
Subject in PG
Number of Questions
Total Marks of Paper
Exam duration
3 hours for both Papers
Mode of exam
Negative Marking
There is no negative marking for the wrong answer

The remaining UGC NET 2021 phase 2 subjects like geography, sociology, and social work, Odia, Telugu, Telugu, and Labour Welfare of phase 1 exam, which was postponed due to COVID -19, schedules will now be conducted on January 4 & 5, 2022.

The UGC NET 2021 admit card for these remaining subjects will be released on the NTA official website few days before the exam date. Candidates must follow the NET 2021 exam day instructions given on the admit card by the NTA at the UGC NET exam centres.

Know About UGC NET Exam 2021

The UGC NET exam is conducted twice every year by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The UGC NET 2021 exam is for the shortlisting of eligible candidates for the Assistant Professors/ lecturers and Junior Research Fellowship in government universities and colleges for different subjects opted in post-graduation courses.

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