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UGC NET Exam Date 2022 Out: Check Exam Schedule PDF


UGC NTA NET Exam Date 2022: UGC NET exam is conducted twice every year by National Testing Agency (NTA) for determining the eligibility of the candidates for Assistant Professorship, Junior Research Fellowship or both, for Indian Universities and Colleges. The UGC NET exam 2022 will be held on July 09, 11, 12, 2022 and August 12, 13, 14, 2022.

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The UGC NET exam of July 9 Shift 1 has been rescheduled for some centres due to technical glitches. The exam for Telugu and Marathi subjects has been postponed by the NTA. The revised date and UGC NET admit card for the rescheduled exam will be uploaded shortly. Check out the article to know more about the application dates, exam dates, the admit card date, and the result date.

UGC NET 2022 Exam Date

Officials announce the examination dates for the NTA UGC NET June 2022 & December 2021 cycle along with the release of the notification. The exam will be held in two shifts, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. The following are the tentative dates for the UGC NET 2022 exam:

UGC NET 2022 EventsDate
UGC NET NotificationApril 30, 2022
Release of Application formApril 30, 2022
Last date to submit the UGC NET ApplicationMay 30, 2022 (Revised)
Last date to Pay FeeMay 30, 2022 (Revised)
Correction of Application Form May 31 to June 01, 2022
Downloading of UGC NET Admit CardJuly 8, 2022
UGC NET 2022 Exam DatesJuly 09, 11, 12 (Shift 1 – Rescheduled for some centres)
August 12, 13, and 14, 2022
Duration of UGC Exam180 minutes (03 hours)
No break between Paper 1 & Paper 2
Timing of ExaminationFirst Shift: 9.00 am to 12.00 pm
Second Shift: 03.00 pm to 06.00 pm 
UGC NET Answer Key 2022To be notified 
UGC NET Result DateTo be notified 

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NTA UGC NET 2022 Exam Schedule

The subjects and exam dates for the UGC-NET December 2021 and June 2022 (Merged Cycles) exams on July 9, 11, and 12, 2022 are listed below. The schedule for the remaining subjects, which will be held on August 12, 13 and 14, 2022, will be announced in due course.

Exam DateSubject & Subject Code
July 09, 2022 
Archaeology- 67
Chinese- 32
Criminology- 68
Digri- 33
Folk Literature- 71
French (French version)- 39
German- 44
Indian Culture- 50
Japanese- 45
Konkani- 85
Maithili- 18
Pali- 83
Performing Art- Dance/Drama/Theatre- 65
Persian- 42
Politics including International Relations/International Studies 
including Defence/Strategic Studies, West Asian Studies, 
South-East Asian Studies, African Studies, South Asian Studies, 
Soviet Studies, and American Studies- 90
Population Studies- 15
Prakrit- 91
Rajasthani- 43
Russian- 41
Sanskrit traditional subjects (including) Jyotisha/Sidhanta Jyotish/ 
Navya Vyakarna/ Vyakarna/ Mimansa/ Navya Nyaya/ Sankhya Yoga/ 
Tulanatmaka Darsan/ Shukla Yajurveda/ Madhav Vedant/ Dharmasasta/ 
Sahitya/ Puranotihasa /Agama)- 73
Social Medicine and Community Health- 81
Spanish- 40
Labour Welfare / Personnel Management / Industrial
Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare / HR Management- 55
Marathi- 38
July 11, 2022 
Defence & Strategic Studies- 11
Hindu Studies- 102
Physical Education- 47
Library & Information Science- 59
Sindhi- 101
July 12, 2022 
Home Science- 12
Human Rights & Duties- 92
Nepali- 34

UGC NTA NET December 2022 Exam Date

Following the June exam, registration for the December 2022 exam will begin in October 2022. From October 2022 to November 2022, candidates may submit an application. Check out the key tentative dates for the UGC NET December exam 2022:

Events (December)UGC NTA NET Important Dates 2022
UGC NET 2022 notification release date October 2022
UGC NET 2022 Application formOctober 2022
Last date to apply for UGC NET 2022 examNovember 2022
NTA UGC NET 2022 Admit CardDecember 2022
UGC NET December 2022 Exam DateDecember 2022
UGC NET Answer Key Release Date 2022To be notified
UGC NET 2022 Result AnnouncementTo be notified

UGC NTA NET Exam Timings

Candidates who are preparing for UGC NET Exam 2022 must check the schedule and adhere to it. The duration of the exam is 3 hours. Check the below table for more information:

ParticularsShift IShift II
Entry to the Examination Centre7.30 AM to 8.30 AM1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Entry into the Examination Room8.15 AM to 8.45 AM2.15 PM to 2.30 PM
Last Entry in the Examination Hall08.45 AM2.45 PM
Instructions by the invigilators8.45 PM to 8.55 AM2.45 PM to 2.55 PM
Test Commences09.00 AM03.00 PM
Test Concludes12.00 Noon06.00 PM

UGC NET 2022 Notification Date

The NTA released the official UGC NET notification 2022 on April 20, 2022. The notification is available in PDF format and will include exam-related information such as the application process, eligibility criteria, complete schedule, exam centres, exam pattern, and so on.

UGC NET 2022 Application Form Date

The UGC NET application form 2022 was available on the official website till May 30, 2022. Aspirants who want to take up UGC NET in the future are advised to carefully go through the notification before filling out the online application form. 

The UGC NET application fee is Rs 1,000 for General category candidates, Rs. 500 for EWS/ OBC candidates and Rs. 250 for Scheduled Castes (SC) / Scheduled Tribes (ST) / Person with Disability (PwD)/the Third gender.

How to Apply for UGC NET 2022

Candidates are advised to follow the below-mentioned steps to apply for the UGC NET 2022 exam.

1st Step: Visit the official website of UGC NET on ugcnet.nta.nic.in
2nd Step: Click on “Registration of Online Application Form for UGC-NET December 2021 & June 2022 (merged cycles)“ on the home page. You will be directed to a new webpage.
3rd Step: Click on the “New Registration” option and then click on “Click Here to Proceed” button.
Enter your registration details.
4th Step: A new ID and password will be generated and login with that ID.
5th Step: Fill in the UGC NET Application form with all the details asked on it.
6th Step: Pay the application fee as per your category mentioned on the page.
7th Step: The filled application form with all the details that you have provided. Download the UGC NET Application form onto your computer.
8th Step: Take a printout of the application form for future reference.

UGC NTA 2022 Admit Card Date

The UGC NET 2022 Admit Card has been issued on July 8, 2022 to candidates who have completed the online application process. The admit card has been made available on the official website at ugcnet.nta.nic.in. It is compulsory to carry the UGC NET Hall Ticket and a valid photo ID proof on the examination day.

It is important to note that the UGC NET Admit Card will not be sent through post or courier to the candidate’s residential address. For a direct link to download the UGC NTA NET Admit Card, stay tuned to this page.

UGC NET 2022 Answer Key Date

Provisional UGC NET answer key 2022 will be released within 2 to 3 days after the exam. Candidates can go through the answer key and predict their scores by referring to their response sheet. NTA allows candidates to raise an objection to the provisional answer key by paying Rs. 1000 per question.

Candidates must raise objections by providing supporting documents within the stipulated period. After scrutinizing the objections, the final UGC NET answer key 2022 will be released by National Testing Agency (NTA).

UGC NET 2022 Result Date

UGC NET result 2022 will be released by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The result of the UGC NET exam will be released in the form of a scorecard on the official website. The scorecard contains the roll number and the marks obtained by a candidate, application number, mother’s name, father’s name, subject name, post name and result status.

Candidates can check their results and download the UGC NET scorecard by logging into the portal using their application number and date of birth/ password. 

UGC NTA NET Contact Details

Candidates can use the below contact details if they find any difficulty regarding the UGC NET exam. Problems related to the application process, downloading the admit card or accessing login credentials on the official website will be addressed.

Phone No.: 9650173668, 9599676953, 8882356803, 8287471852, 8178359845
NTA Email ID: [email protected] 
Test Practice Centre (TPC) Mock Test: [email protected] 
UGC NET Email ID: [email protected] 
UGC NET Email ID: [email protected] 
NTA Telephone Number: 011 – 40759000

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UGC NET Important Date FAQs

Find below some frequently asked questions related to the UGC NTA NET exam dates 2022:

Q.1: What are UGC NET 2022 exam dates?
Ans: NTA will conduct the UGC NET December 2021 and June 2022 merged cycles exam on July 09, 11, 12, and August 12, 13, and 14, 2022.

Q.2: Who announces the UGC NET 2022 dates?
Ans: The National Testing Agency (NTA) announces the UGC NET dates and schedule for all papers and subjects.

Q.3: Is UGC NET 2022 exam conducted online?
Ans: Yes, the UGC NET exam is conducted online as a computer-based test (CBT).

Q.4: What is the exam timing for UGC NET 2022?
Ans: The following is the exam schedule for UGC NET 2022 exams.
First Shift: 9.00 am to 12.00 pm
Second Shift: 3.00 pm to 6.00 pm

Q.5: When will the NTA release the UGC NET provisional answer key for the December 2021 and June 2022 session?
Ans: The NTA will release the provisional answer key within 2 to 3 days after completing the UGC NET 2022 exam.

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