Coronavirus: UGC-NET exam postponed, scheduled from September 16-25

First Published 15, Sep 2020, 2:06 PM

 The NET was scheduled to be conducted from September 16 to September 25. It will now be conducted September 24 onwards.

<p>The Ministry of Education's testing agency on Monday postponed the National Eligibility Test (NET) after its dates clashed with Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) exam.</p>

The Ministry of Education's testing agency on Monday postponed the National Eligibility Test (NET) after its dates clashed with Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) exam.

<p>The NET was scheduled to be conducted from September 16 to September 25. It will now be conducted September 24 onwards.</p>

The NET was scheduled to be conducted from September 16 to September 25. It will now be conducted September 24 onwards.

<p>"The National Testing Agency will be conducting ICAR exams on 16, 17, 22 and 23 September. In view of that, UGC- NET 2020 Examination will now be held from September 24 onwards," said Sadhana Parashar, Senior Director, NTA.</p>

"The National Testing Agency will be conducting ICAR exams on 16, 17, 22 and 23 September. In view of that, UGC- NET 2020 Examination will now be held from September 24 onwards," said Sadhana Parashar, Senior Director, NTA.

<p>"This is due to some common candidates in both exams and the requests received thereof. The exact schedule of subject-wise and shift-wise details will be uploaded subsequently," she added.</p>

"This is due to some common candidates in both exams and the requests received thereof. The exact schedule of subject-wise and shift-wise details will be uploaded subsequently," she added.

<p>The June 2020 exam along with various other exams had to be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdown.<br />
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The June 2020 exam along with various other exams had to be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdown.
 

<p>The new schedule for various exams was released by the NTA in the last week of August.</p>

The new schedule for various exams was released by the NTA in the last week of August.

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