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Notice of revised eligibility criteria for SET candidates issued by NTA


NTA issued notice on a revised eligibility criteria for SET candidates – A corrigendum notice was released by the National Testing Agency (NTA) where the revision of eligibility criteria for the State Eligibility Test (SET) candidates who want to apply for the upcoming NTA UGC-NET December 2019, has been mentioned. 


The official notification states that the candidates who had cleared SET before December 1, 2002 are eligible to apply for NET to be held in December. A revision has been made by NTA and a corrigendum regarding this has also been issued. 


As per the corrigendum, the candidates who have cleared the State Eligibility Test (SET) accredited by UGC for Assistant Professor held prior to 1st June 2002, are exempted from appearing in NET, and are eligible to apply for Assistant Professor anywhere in India. For SET held from 1st June 2002 onwards, the qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor in the universities/colleges situated in the State from where they have cleared their SET.

The NTA NET 2019 exam will be taking place from December 2 to 6, 2019. The candidates will be able to download admit cards for the same from November 9, 2019 onwards from the official website: ntanet.nic.in