UGC NET December 2023: Important Dates, Application Process, and More

UGC NET December 2023: Important Dates, Application Process, and More

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has been entrusted by the University Grants Commission (UGC) to conduct the UGC NET (National Eligibility Test), a crucial examination for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for the positions of ‘Assistant Professor’ and ‘Junior Research Fellowship and Assistant Professor’ in Indian universities and colleges. The UGC NET December 2023 session is set to be conducted in Computer-Based Test (CBT) mode and will cover 83 different subjects.

UGC NET December 2023 Important Dates:

  • Submission of Online Application Form: September 30, 2023, to October 28, 2023 (up to 05:00 P.M.)
  • Last date for submission of Examination fee (through Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking/UPI): October 29, 2023 (up to 11:50 P.M.)
  • Correction in the Particulars in Online Application Form: October 30-31, 2023 (up to 11:50 P.M.)
  • Announcement of City of Exam Centre: Last week of November 2023
  • Downloading of Admit Card from NTA Website: First week of December 2023
  • Dates of Examination: December 6, 2023, to December 22, 2023
  • Display of Recorded Responses and Answer Key(s): To be announced later on the website

Application Fee:

  • General/Unreserved: Rs. 1150/-
  • General-EWS/OBC-NCL: Rs. 600/-
  • SC/ST/PwD: Rs. 325/-
  • Third Gender: Rs. 325/-

Important Instructions:

  • Online Application: Candidates must apply for UGC NET December 2023 online only on the official website Applications through any other mode will not be accepted.
  • Single Application: Each candidate is allowed to submit only one application. Multiple applications by the same candidate will result in strict actions.
  • Information Bulletin: Candidates should thoroughly read the Information Bulletin available on the NTA website and strictly follow the instructions provided.
  • Contact Information: Ensure that the email address and mobile number provided in the application form are accurate as all communication will be sent via email and SMS.
  • Support: In case of any difficulties, candidates can contact NTA via phone at 011-40759000 / 011-69227700 or email at

The UGC NET December 2023 examination is a crucial step for candidates aspiring to become Assistant Professors or pursue Junior Research Fellowships in Indian educational institutions. Aspiring candidates should adhere to the important dates, application guidelines, and instructions provided by the NTA to ensure a smooth application process. Detailed information can be found on the official NTA website for the latest updates and announcements regarding the examination.


NTA UGC NET Website:


Contact No.: 011-69227700, 011-40759000

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