UGC NET 2024 Application Form Correction (Closed): Check Dates, Steps, Guidelines

Diksha Sharma

Updated On: June 18, 2024 10:18 am IST | UGC NET

The UGC NET 2024 application correction window was available from May 21 to 23, 2024. Candidates can find all the updated details about UGC NET 2024 form correction dates, guidelines, and procedure right here!

UGC NET Application Form Correction

The UGC NET 2024 application form correction for the June Cycle was available from May 21 to 23, 2024 . During this period, candidates had the option to make necessary corrections through the official website. Candidates who want to make changes can access the link provided below:

UGC NET 2024 Form Correction Direct Link (To be Activated)

The UGC NET 2024 June Cycle exam is scheduled for June 18, 2024. The application form for the UGC NET 2024 June Cycle started on April 20 and continued until May 15, 2024. Any error during the application process can cause the candidates to be disqualified from taking the exam. For candidates aiming to apply for the examination in June 2024, it is important for them to make a note of the important dates for the application, understand the process, and leverage the window for correction. This article provides detailed information about the UGC NET 2024 application process, important dates, and guidelines for form correction.

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UGC NET 2024 Important Dates

University Grants Commission (UGC) June Cycle exam is scheduled for June 18, 2024. Candidates may check the important UGC NET 2024 dates:



Commencement of UGC NET 2024 application process (June Cycle)

April 20, 2024

Last date for submitting UGC NET 2024 forms (June Cycle)

May 15, 2024

Commencement of UGC NET 2024 form correction (June Cycle)

May 21, 2024

Last date for the correction of UGC NET 2024 forms (June Cycle)

May 23, 2024

Release of UGC NET Admit Card 2024 (June Cycle)

June 2024

UGC NET 2024 exam (June Cycle)

June 18, 2024

How to Correct UGC NET 2024 Application Form?

Some details of the UGC NET form can be altered by candidates who have already submitted the application form. The students must bear in mind that they will not be permitted to modify all the details of their UGC NET application form in the correction window. The steps to proceed with the application correction of UGC NET 2024 are given below. The candidates who have filled out the UGC NET 2024 form can follow these steps to make the desired corrections.

  • Visit the official website of UGC NET -
  • On the home page, find the box with the title ‘Application For Correction’ on it.
  • Click on the box and you will be redirected to a fresh new page.
  • Fill in your details under the section of ‘Only Registered Candidates Sign In’.
  • Enter your application number, password, and security pin.
  • Click on ‘Sign In’.
  • Your application form will open.
  • Make all the changes that you wish to make, provided those alterations are allowed.
  • Be very careful with entering all details as you will not be allowed to make any changes hereafter.
  • Pay the extra admission fee, if asked for, through an online payment gateway like net banking or a debit/ credit card.
  • Submit the form for the final time.
  • Take a printout of your corrected UGC NET 2024 application form and keep it for future use.

Changes Allowed in UGC NET 2024 Application Form

Only those candidates who have filled and submitted their UGC NET 2024 will be permitted to make changes in their forms during the UGC NET 2024 application correction window.

UGC NET application form particulars in which candidates can make corrections if required include:

  • Personal details
  • Choice of exam centre
  • Educational details
  • Scanned photo and signature

Candidates can make corrections in any of the particulars of the online application form, excluding the following fields:

For candidates who have verified Aadhaar Card

  • No change allowed in the mobile number, email address, permanent address & correspondence address
  • No change allowed in candidate’s name, date of birth and gender
  • No change is allowed in the photo
  • Change is allowed either in the father’s name or mother’s name (anyone only)

For candidates who have not verified the Aadhaar for modification

  • No change allowed in the mobile number, email address, permanent address & correspondence address
  • No change is allowed in the photo
  • Change is allowed either in the candidate’s name or father’s name or mother’s name (anyone only)

Also Read: What is the Full Form of UGC?

Age Limit for UGC NET 2024 Application Form

The candidates must check the age UGC NET eligibility 2024 to appear in the exam. The age eligibility for JRF and Assistant Professor has been given below for the candidates:

Age Limit for JRF

The applicants who are less than or equal to 30 years as of December 1, 2023, can apply for the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF). The candidates who fall under the category of SC/ST/OBC get relaxation according to UGC norms.

Age Limit for Assistant Professor

There is no upper age limit to apply for the Assistant Professor exam. The candidates who have completed their post-graduation or appearing in their final year can apply for the UGC NET assistant professor.

UGC NET Age Relaxation 2024

Below is information for candidates regarding the age restriction for the UGC NET/JRF exam. Candidates are awarded the relaxation in accordance with the UGC standards established by the Indian government:

  • The candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/Female/PwD/Third Gender will get age relaxation upto 5 years.
  • The research scholars will get age relaxation of upto five years depending on the time span spent on research.
  • Age restrictions of up to three years will apply to LLM candidates.
  • Depending on the length of time spent serving in the defence forces, candidates from the armed forces may receive an age relaxation of up to 5 years.

UGC NET Answer Key 2024

UGC NET provisional answer key will be released after the exam is concluded for UGC NET/JRF. The board will also make available to the candidates the UGC NET response sheet along with the provisional answer key. To determine their scores on the UGC NET exam, candidates must compare their response sheets with the provisional answer key. Candidates have the right to object to the published answer key. Following a review of the candidates' objections, the NTA will announce the final results on behalf of the UGC. The exam cutoff list will be released along with the final result. The candidates can check the category-wise cutoff of their subjects in the released cut-off list. The candidates can check their final results by logging into their registered accounts.

UGC NET E Ceritificate

The UGC NET/ JRF is awarded to those candidates who successfully qualify for the exam by crossing the cutoff. The certificates are released online on the official websites by the NTA on behalf of UGC. These digitally signed UGC-approved e-certificates attest to the candidate's eligibility for the NET/JRF exam. In the past, UGC would provide the certificates seven to eight months following the announcement of the results. However, the HRD ministry launched a platform so that applicants may get the UGC NET e-certificate instantly due to their needs.

UGC NET Best Books

The candidates should start preparing for the December 2024 and June 2024 cycle as the application process and dates for the December and June cycle have been announced by the UGC NET exam. To prepare for the exam, the candidates can go through the list of UGC NET 2024 books that have been given below for the candidates to prepare for the UGC NET paper 1 exam. The paper 2 exam is subject-specific.
  • NTA – UGC NET/SET/JRF by KVS Madaan
  • NTA – UGC NET/JRF Teaching and Research Aptitude Paper I : General by Dr. Dayal Sandhu
  • NTA – UGC NET/SET/JRF/Lectureship Teaching and Research Aptitude Paper I by Sajit Kumar & M. Gagan
  • General Paper-1 UGC NET/JRF/SLET – Teaching & Research Aptitude Arihant Experts
  • NTA UGC Paper 1 for NET/SET/JRF, Oxford
Candidates may also check out the links mentioned below to learn more about UGC NET 2024!

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Despite my payment of the application fee, no confirmation page has been generated. What does that mean?

 It indicates that your attempt to pay the application fee was unsuccessful. You should then conduct a different transaction to pay the application fee.

Does NTA provide the facility for application form correction?

Yes, once the online form submission process ends, NTA opens the window for form correction.

Can I change my qualification details in UGC NET application form?

Once the UGC NET application form is submitted, you are not allowed to make changes in the qualification details.

Which details can I correct through UGC NET application form correction?

The details that you can correct through UGC NET application form correction are:

  • The personal details of the applicant (including the name of the applicant, his/ her parents, etc.)
  • The photograph of the applicant.
  • The candidate’s signature on the application form.
  • The communication address that was given by the applicant on the form initially.
  • The preference of examination centre.

Where can I correct my details in UGC NET application form?

You can correct your details in UGC NET application form through the official website.

What is the purpose of UGC NET application form correction?

UGC NET application form correction is the process through which the students can make corrections to their details filled in the application form if they entered any detail by mistake.

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