Latest UGC NET News and Updates

UGC-NET News and Updates

National Testing Agency (NTA) on behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC) conducts National Eligibility Test (NET) to determine eligibility for lectureship and for award of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for Indian nationals in order to ensure minimum standards for the entrants in the teaching profession and research. The Test is conducted in Humanities (including languages), Social Sciences, Forensic Science, Environmental Sciences, Computer Science and Applications and Electronic Science.

The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) conducts the UGC-CSIR NET for other Science subjects, namely, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Earth Atmospheric Ocean & Planetary Sciences jointly with the UGC. The tests are conducted twice in a year generally in the months of July and December.




UGC asks all Academic Institutes to accept Degrees, Mark sheets in Digi Locker

Recent notice by UGC requests all Academic Institutions to accept Degrees, Marks Sheet and other Educational documents in electronic form stored in Digi locker account.


UGC NET 2021 June Application process begins, last date September 5

The National Testing Agency has released the notification for UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) 2021 June examination on the official website. The application process for the same has already begun.


UGC NET 2021 Exam Date, Eligibility, Application Form, Syllabus

UGC NET 2021 – National Testing Agency (NTA) on behalf of the University Grants Commission (UGC) has released the notification for the National Eligibility Test (NET) 2021 June Examination. The examination is scheduled to be conducted on 06th October to 11th October 2021 for the posts of Junior Research Fellowship or eligibility for Assistant Professor or both at Indian University.


UGC guidelines for University Exam 2021 released, check details

The University Grants Commission has issued a notice asking all the universities not to conduct offline exams in May and to decide on conducting online exams only after assessing local conditions. The Notice by UGC is made available on the official website:


UGC, AICTE, NCTE will be merged to form HECI this year under NEP Implementation process

AICTE Chairman Anil Sahasrabudhe while speaking at the one-day national conference on “Salient features of approval process of handbook.


UG to consider ICAI CA, CS, ICWA Qualifications equivalent to PG Degrees

University Grants Commission on Monday released an order to consider the qualifications awarded by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICA), Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICWAI) and Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) to be equivalent to Postgraduate degrees.


UGC releases draft regulations on Academic Credit Bank

University Grants Commission (UGC) has released the draft regulations on Academic Bank of Credit to ease students’ mobility across the system


UGC extends the dates for Application Submission for Scholarships, check details

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has extended the last date for online applications submission for government scholarships for the academic year 2020-21.


UGC introduced new regulations in the eligibility of ‘Deemed to be university’

To improve the learning and employability of students, UGC is set to specify some new eligibility rules for ‘deemed-to-be university’ status. the age of the university/institute should be at least 20 years.

UGC NET Punjabi Syllabus Changed, check Details

UGC NET Punjabi Syllabus changed. Visit us for know the changes brought in UGC NET Syllabus for Punjabi subject.

List of UGC NET subjects and CSIR UGC subjects

The University Grants Commission will be conducting the National Eligibility Test on June 2017. Visit us for more information on UGC NET subjects that you need to have your post graduation in and CSIR UGC subjects.


UGC NET Syllabus to be revised after 10 years

UGC NET Syllabus to be revised after 10 years. Committee will prepare and draft the syllabus and submit it for approval. Further when it is approved, a decision will be taken as when to implement it.