UGC NET 2024 Exam Date and Detailed Schedule Announced by NTA

 Published On: 01-06-2024

UGC NET 2024 Exam Date and Detailed Schedule Announced by NTA

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has officially announced that the UGC NET June 2024 exam will take place on 18th June 2024. The UGC NET Exam 2024 will be conducted in OMR-based format across two shifts: from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Candidates can find all the necessary details about the exam date and schedule below.

UGC NET Exam Date 2024

As per the official notice released by the NTA on 31st May 2024, the UGC NET June 2024 exam is scheduled for 18th June 2024 and will be conducted in two shifts, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. The exam will take place in various centers across the country in OMR-based mode. Candidates will be able to access the city intimation link and other exam details 10 days prior to the exam date via the official website: https://ugcnet.ntaonline.in/. Below is a summary of key dates.

Key Dates for UGC NET Exam 2024

EventsDates
UGC NET City Intimation Link08th June 2024
UGC NET Admit Card Release2-3 days before the exam
UGC NET Exam Date18th June 2024

UGC NET Exam Schedule 2024

The UGC NET exam will cover 83 subjects and the admit cards will be available 2-3 days before the exam date on the official website. The exam is divided into two shifts: Shift 1 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and Shift 2 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Below is the detailed schedule for each subject.

UGC NET Exam Schedule by Subject

Shift 1 – 09:30 am to 12:30 pmShift 2 – 03:00 pm to 06:00 pm
Subject CodeSubject Name
003Philosophy
006History
008Commerce
010Social Work
014Public Administration
016Music
020Hindi
021Kannada
023Oriya
024Punjabi
025Sanskrit
026Tamil
029Arabic
031Linguistics
034Nepal
038Marathi
039French (French Version)
040Spanish
041Russian
043Rajasthani
044German
045Japanese
046Adult Education
047Physical Education
049Arab Culture and Islamic Studies
050Indian Culture
058Law
060Buddhist – Jaina – Gandhian and Peace Studies
062Comparative Study of Religions
065Dance / Drama / Performing Art
068Criminology
072Comparative Literature
074Women Studies
079Visual Art
080Geography
081Social Medicine and Community Health
085Konkani
087Computer Science and Applications
089Environmental Sciences
093Tourism Administration and Management
095Santali
101Sindhi

For more details, candidates are encouraged to visit the official NTA UGC NET website and keep track of updates.

UGC NET Exam Pattern 2024

The UGC NET June 2024 examination will be conducted online, with candidates given a total duration of 3 hours to complete the test. The University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test comprises 2 papers, totaling 150 questions and a maximum of 300 marks. Notably, there is no negative marking for incorrect answers in the UGC NET 2024 exam.

UGC NET Exam Pattern 2024

PaperPattern of PaperNumber of QuestionsMarksDuration
Paper-IThe questions are generic, designed to evaluate the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate.5010003 hours (180 minutes)
Paper-IIThis paper is based on the subject chosen by the candidate and tests domain knowledge.100200 
Total 150300 

There is no negative marking for incorrect answers in the UGC NET 2024 exam.