• UGC NET 2023 Application Form Out; Apply By Jan 17, 2023

    The Schooling Times | 12/01/2023 02:08 PM


    UGC NET exam 2023, application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, application fee

    UGC NET 2023: University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test (UGC NET 2023) notification was released by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on December 29, 2022. The online UGC NET 2023 exam will be held in February and March, 2023. 


    Last Date to Fill the Entrance Exam 

    January 17, 2023 


    UGC NET - Last date to make application form fees payment

    January 18, 2023. 


    UGC NET Application correction window

    January 19 - January 20, 2023. 


    UGC NET Exam Date

    The exam for the UGC NET will be conducted from February 21 to March 10, 2023. 


    UGC NET Exam Level

    UGC NET is a national level exam conducted to assess the eligibility of candidates for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and Assistant Professor posts in various universities and colleges across India.


    UGC NET Exam Frequency 

    The UGC NET exam is conducted two times a year

    • June 

    • December


    UGC NET Application Fees

    • General Cateogy: Rs 1,100

    • OBC: Rs 550 

    • SC/ ST/ PwD: Rs 275 


    UGC NET Exam Pattern

    For both the posts of JRF and Assistant Professor, the UGC NET exam includes two papers 

    • Paper 1: Compulsory UGC NET Paper 1 for all candidates

    • Paper 2: Subject exam as per candidate’s chosen subject


    UGC NET 2023 Exam - Quick Glance

    Check the particulars about UGC NET exam below




    Exam Name

    UGC NET (University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test)

    Exam Conducting Body

    National Testing Agency (NTA)

    Exam Level

    National Level

    Exam Frequency

    Twice a year

    Exam Mode


    Exam Duration

    180 minutes

    Total Number of Questions

    Paper 1: 50 MCQs 

    Paper 2: 100 MCQs

    Negative Marking

    No negative marking


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