NTA releases UGC NET, ICAR UG, DUET, IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 exam dates

The National Testing Agency has released the examination dates for Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET) 2020, UGC-National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET) 2020, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) AIEEA UG 2020, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) OPENMAT 2020 and IGNOU PhD Entrance Exam 2020 on its official website. 


As per the notification Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET) will be conducted from September 6 to 11, UGC NET 2020 will be conducted from September 16 to 18, and from 21 to 25. IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 is scheduled for September 15, whereas IGNOU PhD Entrance Exam will be held on October 4, 2020.

ICAR AIEEA UG will be held on September 7 and 8, 2020. ICAR AIEEA PG and ICAR JRF/SRS (PhD) exam dates will be announced shortly by the agency.

NTA has decided the entrance exam after the consultation with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and MHRD (now MoE). 

The notification reads “Keeping in view the academic interest of a large number of students, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has agreed to the proposal of MHRD (now MoE) for conducting various Entrance Examinations in September.” 

Dates of various Examination to be conducted by NTA

Examination New Date of Examination
Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET) 2020 September 6 to 11, 2020
Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) AIEEA UG 2020September 7 and 8, 2020
IGNOU OPENMAT 2020September 15, 2020
UGC NET 2020 (June)September 16 to18 and September 21 to 25 2020
IGNOU PhD Entrance Test 2020October 4, 2020
Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) AIEEA 2020 -Master Degree Programs (PG) and Doctoral Degree Programs & Award of JRF/SRS (Ph.D)To be announced shortly

The Admit card for these exams will be released 15 days prior to the commencement of the exam. 

The candidates and their parents are advised to keep visiting the respective examination websites for the latest updates. The candidates can also contact at the respective email Ids or 8287471852, 8178359845, 9650173668, 9599676953 and 8882356803 for any further clarification