UGC NET 2022 Registration Ends Today (May 30) @ugcnet.nta.nic.in: National Testing Agency will end the online registration process for UGC NET June 2022 & Dec 2021 Merged Cycle today, ile, 30th May 2022 at its official website. The activity schedule of UGC NET December 2021 & June 2022 (merged cycles) are as follows:
UGC NET June 2022 & Dec 2021 Combined Exam
Submission of Online Application Form
30th April to 30th May 2022 (till 05:00 PM)
Last date for submission of Examination fee (through Credit Card/ Debit Card/Net Banking /UPI
30th May 2022 (till 11:50 PM)
Correction in the Particulars in Online Application Form
1st June to 3rd June 2022
Intimation of Cities of exam centres
To be announced later on website
Downloading of Admit Card from NTA
To be announced later on website
Dates of Examination
To be notified later
Opening of the online portal for submission of Online Application Form for UGC-NET December 2021 and June 2022 (merged cycles)
The NTA has been entrusted by the University Grants Commission (UGC) with the task of conducting UGC-NET, which is a test to determine the eligibility of Indian nationals for ‘Assistant Professor’ and ‘Junior Research Fellowship and Assistant Professor’ in Indian universities and colleges.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct UGC-NET December 2021 and June 2022 (merged cycles) for ‘Junior Research Fellowship’ and eligibility for ‘Assistant Professor’ in 82 subjects in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.
The slots of JRF of both UGC-NET December 2021 & June 2022 cycles have been merged while the methodology for Subject wise cum Category-wise allocation of JRF remain unchanged.
For your ease we have listed down step by step process and some relevant information needed while filling the application form. Let’s look at the Application Process for the teaching posts of UGC NET June 2022 Exam:
Particulars to be filled in the UGC NET 2022 Online Application Form
Before beginning the process of filling the form, please keep the following information ready with you:
- Copy of Board/ University Certificate for Candidate’s Name, Mother’s Name, Father’s Name and Date of Birth
- Type of Identification – Aadhaar Number, Bank A/c Number/ Passport Number/ Ration Card/ Other Government ID
- Qualifying Degree Certificate or last semester marks sheet
- Your Mailing Address as well as Permanent Address with Pin Code
- Four cities for Centres of your choice
- Code of NET Subject
- Code of subject at Post Graduation level
- Code of Post Graduation Course
- Category Certificate
- Person with Disability (PwD) Certificate
- Your own e-mail address and Mobile Number
- Scanned images in JPG/JPEG format only of candidate’s Photograph (10 kb to 200 kb) and Signature (4 kb to 30 kb).
How to Apply Online for UGC NET 2022 Exam?
Let’s have a look at the Step-by-Step Process of filling UGC NET 2022 Online Application Form:
Step 1: Go to the official website of NTA UGC NET
Candidates are required to apply Online through official website of National Testing Agency at ugcnet.nta.nic.in.
Step 2: Register as a new user:
Click on the link 'UGC NET December 2021 & June 2022 (merged cycles)':
Step 3: Fill in the Registration Form
Carefully fill in the Registration Page of the online application form by 20th May 2022. Fill in the basic information and note down the system generated Application Number:
- Candidate’s Name/ Mother’s Name/ Father’s Name:
Provide Candidate’s Name, Mother’s Name, and Father’s Name as given in the Secondary School Examination or equivalent Board / University Certificate in capital letters.
- Date of Birth: dd/mm/yyyy
Provide Candidate’s date of birth as recorded in Secondary School Examination or equivalent Board/ University certificate.
- Mobile Number and e-mail Address:
Provide your own Mobile Number and e-mail address.
Note: Only one e-mail address and one Mobile Number are valid for one application
Step 4: Fill in the Complete Application Form
Fill in the complete Application Form after thoroughly going through the eligibility criteria for the teaching Posts. Below are some points to remember while filling the Application Form:
a) Other Backward Classes (OBC) -Non Creamy Layer as per the central list of Other Backward Classes available on National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC), Government of India website (www.ncbc.nic.in). Thus, the candidates falling in this list may mention OBC in the Category Column. State list OBC Candidates who are not in OBC-NCL (Central List) must choose General.
b) Provide your complete postal address with PIN Code(Mailing Address as well as Permanent Address) for further correspondence. PIN code of Correspondence Address should be given in the space provided for this purpose.
Note: The NTA shall not be responsible for any delay/loss in postal transit or for an incorrect Correspondence address given by the Applicant in the Application Form.
c) Choice of Cities for Examination Centres: The candidate should select any four cities of their choice for examination of UGC NET June 2021.
d) NET Subject: The candidate should select the NET subject to appear from the list of NET Subjects.
e) Subject at Post Graduation level: The candidate should select the Subject at Post Graduation level.
f) Post Graduation Course: The candidate should select the Post Graduation Course.
g) Under no circumstances the choice of cities for Centre and NET subject filled in the application form shall be changed by the NTA.
Step 4: Generation of Password and Login ID
Register for Online Application Form and note down system generated Application Number. The candidate should supply all the details while filling the Online Application Form and is also required to create PASSWORD and choose Security Question and enter his/her Answer. After successful submission of the personal details, Application number will be generated and it will be used to complete the remaining Steps of the Application Form and will also be required for all future correspondence. For subsequent logins, candidate will be able to login directly with the respective system generated Application Number and created Password.
The Password must be as per the following Password policy.
- Password must be 8 to 13 characters long.
- Password must have at least one Upper case alphabet.
- Password must have at least one Lower case alphabet.
- Password must have at least one numeric value.
- Password must have at least one special characters e.g.,!@#$%^&*-
Candidates are advised to note down their login id and password for future use.
Step 5: Upload Scanned Images of Photograph and Signature
The next step is uploading of scanned images. Candidates are required to fill the size and dimensions of photo image are as mentioned below:
Size of Photograph and Signature
Size of Photograph
10 kb to 200 kb
Size of Signature
4 kb to 30 kb
Photograph: The photograph should be recent and coloured or black/white (but clear contrast). Photograph should not be with cap or goggles. The candidate should scan his/her passport size photograph for uploading. File size must be between 10 kb to 200 kb. Candidates are advised to take 6 to 8 passport size coloured photographs with white background.
Note: Passport size photograph is to be used for uploading on Online Application Form and also for pasting on Attendance Sheet at the examination centre.
Signature: The candidates are required to upload the full signature in running hand writing in the appropriate box given in the Online Application Form. Writing full name in the Box in Capital letters would not be accepted as signature and the Application Form would be rejected. The candidate should put his full signature on white paper with Black Ink pen and scan for uploading. File size must be between 4 kb to 30 kb.
Note: Candidate must ensure that the uploaded images are clear and proper. Upload the correct Photograph and Signature as the facility for correction will not be given.
STEP 6: Payment of Application Fee
After successful upload of photograph and signature, the website will take you to the payment gateway for the payment of Application fees. Candidates can pay UGC NET June 2022 application fee through Debit/Credit Card/UPI/Net Banking/PAYTM:
UGC NET Application Fee
OBC/ Economically Weaker Section (EWS)
SC/ ST/ PwD/ Third Gender
Note: Service Charges & GST (as applicable) will be charged extra by the Bank.
The candidate has to select Debit Card/ Credit Card/ UPI/ Net Banking/ PAYTM option to pay the application fee and follow the online instruction to complete the payment of fee. After successful payment, candidate will be able to print the Confirmation Page. In case the Confirmation Page is not generated after payment of fee then the transaction is cancelled and the candidates have to approach the concerned bank for refund of amount. However the candidate has to make another payment/transaction, in case the Confirmation Page is not generated.
Step 7: Download the Confirmation Page
On successful payment of application fee, a confirmation page will be generated. Candidates need to take at least four printouts of the Confirmation Page and proof of fee paid for future reference. Thereafter, UGC NET June 2022 application process will be complete. The Application Number printed on the computer generated Confirmation Page must be mentioned in all such correspondences. It is therefore essential to note down the application number printed on the Confirmation Page.