UGC NET Admit Card 2020 (Released) - Check Steps to Download Hall Ticket
UGC NET Admit Card 2020 - National Testing Agency (NTA) had released the UGC NET admit card 2020 for the exam scheduled to be held on November 4, 5, 11, 12 and 13, 2020. Earlier, NTA had released the UGC NET 2020 admit card for June session on its official website ugcnet.nta.nic.in for the exam that was conducted on September 24, 25, 29, 30 and October 1, 9 and 17. On the official website, candidates will get to see a tab stating "Download UGC NET admit card." To download the admit card of UGC NET 2020, candidates will have to log in using their credentials - application number and date of birth. After downloading the UGC NET admit card 2020, candidates must check all the information that is mentioned on it. If they find any discrepancy, then they must get it rectified at the earliest. Candidates appearing for UGC NET 2020 June session must carry the printout of their hall ticket along with a valid photo ID (Voter ID card, Aadhaar Card, Driving License, Passport). Also the exam conducting body has laid down the items which the candidates are permitted to carry such as a sanitiser since the exam is being conducted amidst COVID 19. Those who do not bring the UGC NET 2020 hall ticket to the test centre, they will not be allowed to appear for the exam. The UGC NET 2020 hall ticket will have details like - candidate name, roll number, scanned photograph, signature and exam centres information printed on it. Read the complete article to know more about the UGC NET admit card 2020 below.
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NTA UGC NET Admit Card 2020 - Overview
UGC NET 2020 Admit Card Date
September 19, 2020
Official Website to Download hall ticket
UGC NET 2020 Exam Date
September 24, 25, 29, 30, October 1, 7, 9, 21, 22, 23 and November 5
No. of candidates appear every year
6,50,000 lac approx,
700 centres across 219 cities
UGC NET Helpline Contact Details
NTA Helpdesk: 0120-6895200 (Operational 09:30 AM to 06:00 PM during working days)
UGC NET Admit Card 2020 - Important Dates
The important dates of UGC NET 2020 include the start and end date for filling the application form, admit card release date and the dates on which the exam will be conducted.
UGC NET 2020 - Exam Schedule
June Session Dates
December Session Dates
Release of the UGC NET Application form
March 16, 2020
To be announced
Last date to fill application form of UGC NET 2020
July 31, 2020
To be announced
NTA UGC NET Admit Card release date
September 19 for the exam that will be conducted on September 24 and 25.
September 24 for the exam to be held on September 29, 30 and October 1
November 4, 5, 11, 12 and 13, 2020 - Released
To be announced
UGC NET exam
September 24, 2020 to November 5, 2020
To be announced
How to Download UGC NET Admit Card 2020?
Step by step video guide to download UGC NET 2020 admit card
Candidates who have successfully applied for June session of the exam can download their NTA UGC NET admit card 2020 by going through the following steps -
Visit the official website - ugcnet.nta.nic.in
Click on UGC NET admit card link
Enter your application number, date of birth and captcha code in the login window that appears on your screen and click submit
Your hall ticket will open on your screen
Click on ‘Download Your Admit Card’ button
UGC NET Admit Card 2020 is downloaded and now one can take the printout
UGC NET Admit Card login window will look like this -
NTA UGC NET Admit Card Sample Image
Details Mentioned on the UGC NET 2020 Admit Card
It is advised to all the candidates to check all the personal and exam related details that are printed on the hall ticket carefully. The following information will be mentioned on NTA UGC NET admit card 2020:
Exam Centre Details
Possible Errors To Check in NTA UGC NET Admit Card 2020
Candidates must look for the following details as there might be errors in them:
Date of birth
Photograph & signature
How to Rectify the Discrepancies in UGC NET 2020 admit card?
In case candidates find any discrepancies in the admit card of NTA UGC NET 2020, they must immediately contact the exam body and have the errors rectified. Candidates can call below-mentioned helpline numbers. If the issue isn't resolved, they are advised to carry the already available hall ticket to the exam hall and the exam body will do the necessary corrections later.
UGC NET Helpline
Contact Number - 8767709900, 8767709900, 7703859909
Email ID - firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
What are the Problems Faced While Downloading UGC NET Admit Card 2020?
While downloading the NTA UGC NET 2020 admit card, candidates may face several problems caused due to the following problems -
Wrong Credentials - Candidates must make sure that the credentials they enter are correct. In case they forget it, they can check their email inbox where they would have received the credentials during the registration process.
Internet & Browsers - While downloading the admit card of UGC NET 2020, candidates must make sure they are using the latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. If still, the problem persists, they must clear the cache memory and browsing history and try again. Due to heavy traffic and many candidates logging at the same time, the website may go down, so it is advised to all the candidates to try again later.
Documents to Carry with UGC NET Admit Card 2020
Candidates are advised to carry their NTA UGC NET 2020 admit card to the exam centre, if they fail to do so, they won't be able to appear in the exam. Along with the hall ticket candidates are required to carry the following documents as a proof of ID:
Passport-sized photograph (same as UGC NET 2020 application form)
A valid Photo ID proof
PWD certificate (if applicable)
Candidates can carry one of the following as photo ID
Mandatory things to carry to the exam
- UGC NET Admit Card 2020
- One passport size photograph
- PwD certificate issued by the Concerned Department, (If applicable)
- Valid photo ID card
Things Not To Carrying in UGC NET Exam Hall
- Electronic device - calculators, electronic watches, BlueTooth devices, etc.
- Slide rules
- Any kind of paper
- Pen and pencil
NTA UGC NET 2020 Admit Card - Important Points
To avoid problems like website lags and server down issued on the last day candidates must download the admit card of UGC NET 2020 few days before the exam.
NTA will not send the e-admit card via post and candidates have to download it in online mode only.
Use your correct credentials to download the UGC NET 2020 admit card.
The exact address and timing of your exam centre will be mentioned in the hall ticket of UGC NET 2020.
If candidates didn't receive their UGC NET Hall Ticket 2020, they should immediately contact NTA for the same.
UGC NET 2020 - Instructions to be followed due to COVID 19
Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, candidates who will appear for the UGC NET 2020 exam for the June session , they are required to follow certain guidelines:
Reach the exam centre before scheduled time
In the UGC NET 2020 admit card it has been mentioned that candidates must reach the test centre at least one and half hours before the commencement of the entrance exam as they will have to undergo mandatory checking at the test centre.
Sign the self- declaration form
Along with the UGC NET 2020 hall ticket, there is a self-declaration form wherein candidates have to mention that they do not have any symptoms pertaining to COVID 19. Candidates are required to affix their picture and put in their signature at the appropriate place on the self-declaration form.
Frisking at the UGC NET exam centre
It has been mentioned in the UGC NET admit card 2020, that the candidates will be frisked only by using the metal deductor.
Preparations at the Test Centre of UGC NET 2020
It has been mentioned in the UGC NET admit card 2020 that before the commencement of each shift, that the seating area, mouse, computer screen, desk and chair everything will be thoroughly sanitised.
Gap between two seats
In order to ensure adequate social distancing in the examination hall, there will be adequate gap between two seats. Moreover, the candidates will have to maintain a distance of at least 6 feet between each other.
Rough Sheets to be provided beforehand
With an aim to avoid touch, at least five rough sheets will be kept on the desk of the candidate before the commencement of the exam. The invigilators will be wearing gloves in order to ensure complete hygiene.
Scanning of barcode on UGC NET Admit Card 2020
With an aim to follow the standard operating procedure, candidates will be required to get the bar code on the admit card of UGC NET 2020 scanned. At the time of the scanning of the bar code, candidates will be informed about the lab number where they will have to proceed to appear for the entrance exam.
Sanitisation of Hands
Before entering the exam centre, candidates will be required to wash their hand with soap and also sanitize it properly. At regular intervals, sanitizers will be provided for the convenience of the candidates.
Thermal Checking of Temperature
At the time of entry to the test centre of UGC NET 2020, the temperature of the candidate will be measured by using a thermal gun.
Guidelines to be followed after the conclusion of the exam
Once the exam ends, candidates must not rush and ensure that they maintain adequate distance between each other. They should not leave their seats till they are instructed by the invigilator to do do so.
UGC NET 2020 Exam Day Guidelines
NTA UGC NET Hall ticket 2020 must be printed in colour/black and white mode on an A4 size paper.
Candidates must avoid tampering with the details provided in their UGC NET 2020 hall ticket.
The admit card of UGC NET 2020 does not necessarily mean that the candidate is eligible to be selected in the exam, candidates might be rejected at any stage of the exam process if they do not abide by the criteria.
Candidates will not be allowed to leave the exam before the exam ends.
If candidates have to make calculations and rough work they must do it in a rough sheet (pen and pencil will also be given) provided at the centre. After completion of the exam candidates will have to return the rough sheets to the invigilator.
Avoid getting involved in unfair means, if a candidate is found so their candidature will be cancelled and they will be debarred from taking the exam.
UGC NET Exam Centres 2020
The cities where the UGC NET 2020 exam will be conducted are refereed to as the UGC NET 2020 exam centres. The exact address of the UGC NET 2020 exam centre will be mentioned on the UGC NET hall ticket. Due to COVID 19, candidates were given an opportunity to change the test city. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has taken all possible steps to ensure that the candidates do not have to travel a long distance to appear for the UGC NET 2020 exam.
UGC NET Exam Pattern 2020
Candidates must go through UGC NET 2020 exam pattern before appearing for the exam. The exam pattern contains the name of the sections from where the questions will be asked in the exam, total number of questions, duration, marking scheme etc. As per the exam pattern. the test will be held for two papers. UGC NET 2020 exam for June session will be conducted for 81 subjects in multiple shifts. Approximately 10 lac+ candidates are expected to participate in the exam. The new date for the exam is September 24. Previously the exam was supposed to be held from June 15 to 20, 2020 in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode and then from September 16-18 and from September 21-25. NTA will announce the UGC NET 2020 result soon after the exam. UGC NET is conducted twice a year (June and December) to determine the eligibility of candidates as Assistant Professors and to award Junior Research Fellowship (JFR).The exam pattern for both paper I and II of UGC NET exam is available in the table below.
Subject selected by candidate
No. of Questions
Consolidated 3 hours
Mode of Exam
No negative marks for wrong answers
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UGC NET Admit Card 2020 (Released) - Check Steps to Download Hall Ticket
Question: Can I take the soft copy of UGC NET admit card if I lose my printout?
No, it is necessary that you carry a printout of UGC NET admit card along with a photo ID and passport-sized photograph.
Question: Can I change my UGC NET exam centre?
Candidates cannot change their allotted exam centres after they have submitted the UGC NET application form.
Question: Can I bring a calculator to UGC NET exam hall?
No, calculators are prohibited. You cannot take any devices to UGC NET exam halls.
Question: I have not received my UGC NET Admit Card on my postal address, where can I find it?
Candidates will not receive the admit card by post. UGC NET admit card will only be available online on ugcnet.nta.nic.in.
Question: My picture is not clear in UGC NET Admit Card, what do I do?
Candidates are required to carry a passport-sized photograph to the exam centers. If your image is not clear on the admit card, try taking another printout.
Question: I have not received the hard copy of UGC NET admit card 2020, what should I do?
The exam conducting body will not send UGC NET hall ticket via post. The admit card will be available in online mode and you will have to download it using your login credential - application number and date of birth.
Question: What is the pass marks of UGC NET exam?
The qualifying marks of UGC NET is 40% for general category candidates while 35% marks must be scored by the reserved category in order to pass. The total marks for which the test is conducted is 100 marks for paper I while 200 marks for paper II which means general candidates must score 40 and 80 marks in paper I and II respectively while reserved category candidates must score 35 marks and 70 marks in paper I and paper II respectively in order to pass the UGC NET 2020 exam.
Question: Is there any negative marking in UGC NET exam?
No marks will be deducted for any wrong response given by the candidates in the UGC NET exam 2020.
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Questions related to UGC NET
sir is there available previous year question papers of NET of history subject
Hello dear student
Please visit the link for downloading the previous year question papers 2020, 2019 , 2018 and 2017. and also you can find all details and updates of examination.
If still have any queries than please post your queries our experts definitely help you.
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are civil engineering students eligible for ugc net environmental science
The eligibility of ugc net says that students must select the test for the subject that they have studied in their post graduation. So first you need to do post graduation, undergraduates are not eligible for ugc net. So if you complete your post graduation in civil engineering, (you would get various subjects to choose from : Chemical Science, Earth Science, Life Science, Mathematical Science, Physical Science etc.) Then you will be eligible for ugc net.
For more info you can visit the following link:
Am i eligible for UGC NET Environment science after completing Msc.Wildlife Science?
The basic eligibility criteria for applying for UGC NET Environmental Science is that the candidate must have completed bachelors degree with 55% aggregate marks for unreserved candidate and 50% aggregate marks for reserved candidate in a relevant field.
Hence, you can apply too.
I am a working professional with 17yrs of experience in Advertising sales.I have done MBA in Marketing. Is it advisable to go for UGC NET at the agenof 43? what are the prospect of qualifying UGC Net for me.Please guide. please
As per required UGC NET 2020 education qualification, candidates possessing a post-graduate degree with 55% marks are eligible to apply for the exam. Candidates should not be more than 30 years in age for JRF but there is no age restriction to apply for the post of Assistant Professor.
Eligibility criteria for UGC net exam is
- Master’s Degree holders with a minimum of 55% marks (50% for reserved candidates) can register for the exam.
- Students in the final year of the master’s program or waiting for its result can also apply for the exam.
- Ph.D. degree holders who completed their master’s degree before September 19, 1991 will be given a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks.
- Applicants must not be more than 30 years of age as on June 1, 2020 to apply for Junior Research Fellowship.
- SC, ST, OBC, PWD, Transgender and Women candidates are given an age relaxation of up to 5 years.
You can refer to this link for more information about the course.
Hope this helps!!!
can i be eligible for ugc net environment science after m.sc. chemistry
A candidate is eligible for appearing for UGC NET only if :-
- You must have completed your post graduation in any stream with an aggregate of 55% without rounding off.
- You should not be more than 30 years in age for JRF but there is no age restriction to apply for the post of Assistant Professor.
- 50% aggregate marks (without rounding off) in master’s degree or equivalent degree for all 81 subjects - for ST/SC/OBC/ PWD/Transgender candidates.
You can apply for the NTA NET Exam only for the subject in which you have completed your master’s degree/equivalent.But in case, the subject is not on the list, you may apply for the related subject.
You can refer to this link for more information about the course.
Hope this helps!!