In a world of UPSC and Bank Exams, it is UGC NET, which is arguable the country’s premier-most examination.

UGC NET, i.e., National Eligibility Test, is conducted every year by National Testing Agency, to determine the potential candidates for the esteemed Junior Research Fellowship and the post of Assistant Professors in central universities and colleges.

The exam though is complex and category oriented, yet it is aspired by more than a million candidates every year.

And, having gone through the aspirant phase and tasted success in this exam, I know what UGC NET demands and what it will take for an aspirant to prepare for the exam efficiently.

However, there is no brief way to explain the entire process of the exam, moreover, introducing you to the whole spectrum of UGC NET at once will be detrimental to your progress. Hence, I will bring forward every aspect of the exam in a step-by-step manner.

So, if you are one of the aspirants, or are unsure and seeking details about the examination, then you are at the right place.

Heads Up! The following information is crucial for you to inculcate. Get ready for a pleasant drive, known as the UGC NET.

Before I move forward with the blog, let me give you a brief information about UGC NET 2022 Notification

UGC NET 2022 Notification is expected to come out soon. But, as of yet, there is no information available about the dates of its important aspects.

However, once the notification will be at place, this space will instantly update you about, the opening and closing of application form, the exam dates, the date of release of admit card, and whatnot.

While notification will definitely come in due course, you should not waste your valuable time waiting, just start with your preparation now.

Yet, if you are curious about the general duration of the exam, then for your reference I’ve added the updates that were prevalent with the previous cycle, below. Read carefully, and get hold of the overall examination process of UGC NET.

UGC NET Application Form 2022
While you can apply your unique approach in the preparation process of the UGC NET exam, there also exists a part which does not offer such liberty.

One needs to carefully take account of all the detailed instructions before going forward with the UGC NET Apply online process.

It is not for me to tell how crucial is the Apply Online process. Your hard work, efforts, your future, all can be in jeopardy, if you fail to comply with the instructions. Believe me, I’ve seen candidatures getting refused because of some minor mistake in the application form.

So, pay utmost attention while filling the UGC NET Application form.

Keeping this in mind, let’s jump straight to the real deal. The UGC NET Application Form 2022 is yet to see the light of the day, and is expected to release soon. Till then, take idea about the important dates related to UGC NET Application Form from the previous examination cycle.

In the subsequent paragraph, I’ve mentioned the dates of the December 2020 & June 2021 (Merged cycle).

The last date to apply online for the merged UGC NET December 2020 & June 2021 exam was 5th September 2021. So, to know the process to apply online, check the steps to do so provided below.

Once the last date to apply online was over, UGC offered a small window to make corrections in the application. You should note that the UGC NET exam form correction window for June 2021 Cycle was open till 12th September 2021

To stay updated about UGC NET Exam Keep checking this blog for UGC NET Notification 2022

Author's Bio: 

Anuj Jindal, the founder, is an ex-manager from SBI, with an M.Com from Delhi School of Economics. He also has a JRF in Commerce & Management and NET in HRM, along with more than 5 years of experience in the field of Education.