The National Testing Agency (NTA) has today declared the revised dates for various examinations. These include the UGC-National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET), Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) OPENMAT, Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET), Ph.D., and ICAR AIEEA exams.
As per the revised schedule, the IGNOU OPENMAT MBA exam will be held on September 15. On the other hand, the Ph.D. entrance test will be conducted on October 4. Meanwhile, the revised schedule for UGC NET June is September 16 to 25, while for Delhi University entrance test (DUET) is September 6 to 11.
The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) AIEEA UG exam will be conducted on September 7 and 8. However, the schedule for its PG and Ph.D. level exams are yet to be announced.
Further, the All India AYUSH Post Graduate Entrance Test (AIPGET) will now be held on September 29. The exam was earlier slated to release on August 29.
UGC-NET, IGNOU, DU Entrance Test and other Exam Dates
NTA has further informed that the admit cards for the respective examinations will be available 15 days prior to the exam schedule.
The schedule for the various entrance examinations has been decided after consulting with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and MHRD (now MoE).
Earlier, all these examinations were scheduled to be held in the month of May and June. However, they were postponed amid the COVID-19 lockdown.
Prior to this, NTA has already released the schedule for JEE Mains and NEET UG exams. As per the revised schedule, JEE Mains will be conducted from September 1 to 6 while NEET-UG will be held on September 13.
Candidates are advised to keep a track of the concerned examination websites and NTA site for more updates about the exams.
In case the candidates need any clarification, they can contact the helpline numbers. These are 8287471852, 8178359845, 9650173668, 9599676953, and 8882356803.