UGC NET Notification June 2021: National Eligibility Test (N.E.T) releases UGC NET Notification is conducted by CBSE every year to evaluate a candidate to be eligible for the post of Assistant Professor in Indian Universities & Colleges and Junior Research Fellowship. The main aim of UGC NET 2021 is to ensure minimum standards for entrants in teaching professions and research. CBSE will conduct NET in 84 subjects at 91 selected UGC NET Examination Cities spread across the country. The role of CBSE is only up to the conduct of the UGC NET Examination and declaration of result. The e-certificates to qualified candidates are issued by UGC- NET Bureau. This article has all the details related to the UGC NET notification for June 2021.

UGC NET Notification June 2021

UGC NET 2021 Application Form has been released from 10th August 2021. Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) holds the National Eligibility Test (NET) on behalf of the University Grants Commission (UGC). Aadhaar Card is mandatory to apply for UGC NET. CBSE UGC NET determines the eligibility of Indian candidates for Assistant Professor or Junior Research Fellowship & Assistant Professor both. Junior Research Fellowship awardees will be eligible to pursue research in their postgraduate subject from IITs or other national organizations.

Such candidates are also eligible for the post of Assistant professor in Indian colleges/Universities. For the year 2021, the UGC NET exam will be conducted twice i.e in December & June in a year. Aspirants can read this article further for getting information about UGC NET Notification 2021 including application form, eligibility, exam dates, pattern, etc.

Candidates who have cleared UGC NET 2021 Exams can be a part of the teaching profession and research on several subjects of Humanities (including Indian and some foreign languages), Social Sciences, Computer Science and Applications, Electronic Science, Forensic Science and Environmental Sciences. UGC or other institutions under various schemes provide fellowship to the candidates who qualify for the JRF. Candidates are awarded Assistant Professor / JRF and Assistant Professor positions based on their performance in both papers. Refer exam pattern

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All questions of Paper – I and Paper – II will be compulsory, covering the entire syllabus (including all electives, without options). Syllabi for all NET subjects can be downloaded from the UGC website and are also available in the libraries of all Indian Universities. CBSE will not send the syllabus to individual candidates


It is notified that CBSE will conduct the next UGC-NET for Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor. The candidates are required to apply online from 10th August 2021. The last date for applying online is 5th September 2021 and the fee can be paid up to 6th September 2021, 5:00 p.m.  The CBSE has decided to use Aadhaar authentication for the applicants at the time of submission of the application form for UGC NET (July) 2021.

UGC Net Notification Important Dates

Events Dates (announced) June Cycle
Online Application Form Submission 10th August 2021
Last date for Applying Online 5th September 2021
The last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank Challan, at any branch of (SYNDICATE/CANARA/ICICI/HDFC BANK) 6th September 2021
Correction in Particulars of application form on the website 7th September to 12th September 2021
Uploading of Admit Card September 2021
Date of Examination 6th to 11th October 2021
Release of Answer Key October 2021
Announcements of resultsOctober 2021

 Time Schedule for UGC NET June, 2021

Paper 1Paper 2
DATES OF EXAMINATION10.08.202110.08.2021
a) Entry in the Examination Hall07.00 AM (IST)10.45 AM (IST)
b) Distribution of Test Booklet09.15 AM (IST)10.50 AM (IST)
c) Seal of the Test Booklet to be broken/ opened to take out the Answer Sheet09.25 AM (IST)10.55 AM (IST)
d) Last entry in the Examination Hall09.30 AM (IST)11.00 AM (IST)
e) Test commences09.30 AM(IST)11.00 AM (IST)
f) Test concludes10.30 AM (IST)1.00 PM(IST)

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