Due to COVID-19 many national level exams have been cancelled and some have been postponed. National Testing Agency (NTA) which is the conducting body for different exams (UGC NET, ICAR, DUET AND AIAPGET). Students willing to pursue Undergraduate, postgraduate and Doctorate courses can undertake these exams.
According to previous notifications from NTA, these exams were to be held in the month of May and June. But they were postponed due to lockdown announced by the central government through the nation. Students interested in applying these exams are relieved to hear the news that UGC NET, ICAR, DUET AND AIAPGET will be held in the month of September 2020. NTA on 20th August, 2020 released the latest exam dates in its official portal (nta.ac.in) after getting approval from MHRD, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
According to the recent notification released by NTA, it states that ” Keeping in view the academic interest of 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 the month of September 2020. Accordingly, in modification of the dates announced earlier and in consultation with respective admitting and user organisations, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has decided to conduct the exams.”
Candidates can visit the official website for the further details, syllabus, guideline, rules and regulations announced the conducting body.
Below are the recent released dates for the following entrance exams announced by NTA;
|Exam||Dates for 2020||website|
|UGC-National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET)||16th to 18th September 21st to 25th September|
|Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET)||6th to 11th September||nta.ac.in/DuetExam|
|Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)||To Be Announced||icar.nta.nic.in|
|All India AYUSH Post Graduate Entrance Test (AIAPGET)||28 September||ntaaiapget.nic.in|
NOTE: Candidates will be able to download their admit cards from the official website of NTA (www.nta.ac.in) before 15 days of their examination. from the official website. Applicants have to properly check their details (Candidate’s Name, Roll No, Exam date, time and venue) provided in the admit cards during downloading their respective admit cards.