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UGC NET 2022 Exam Day Guidelines- Check Documents Required

PriyankaUpdated On: July 05, 2022 03:25 pm IST | UGC NET

The exam day guideline of UGC NET 2022 will be given in admit card comprising important details like the date of the examination, name of the exam centre, complete address, timings of the exam etc. 

UGC NET 2022 Exam Day Guidelines

UGC NET 2022 Exam Day Guidelines: NTA has scheduled the examination to be held on July 8, 9, 11 and 12, 2022 and on August 12, 13 and 14, 2022. To enter the exam hall, candidates will have to carry the admit card along with other documents required at UGC NET Exam Day 2022. UGC NET 2022 exam will be administered in two shifts each day. The first shift runs from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., with the second shift running from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. In order to conduct the exam smoothly, the NTA makes the appropriate arrangements at the UGC NET exam centers in 2022. It is very crucial to go through the guidelines issued by NTA.

All applicants must download and thoroughly study the COVID-19 instructions and advisory. To know more about the important points to remember, students can continue reading the article below.

Documents Required on UGC NET Exam Day 2022

The following documents will be required on UGC NET Exam Day 2022:

  • Admit Card and Self Declaration (Undertaking) duly filled out on the NTA website (a clear printable on A4 size paper).
  • A supplementary photograph to be printed on the attendance sheet.
  • A basic transparent ballpoint pen.
  • Personal clear water bottle.
  • Sanitizer for personal use (50 ml).
  • PwD certificate: If applicable, candidates must carry their PwD certificate issued by the competent authority
  • Photo ID proof: Candidates must also carry a valid and original photo ID proof to the test centre.Documents that candidates can carry as the ID proof are PAN Card/ Driving License/ Voter ID/ Passport/ Aadhaar Card (with photograph)/ Aadhaar Enrolment No/ Ration Card.

UGC NET 2022: Things Not to Carry

Candidates are advised to not to bring personal belongings to the UGC NET exam center, including electronic devices, mobile phones, and other banned/prohibited items stated in the information bulletin. Personal possessions will not be kept safe by examination officials, and there will be no such facility. Thick-soled shoes and clothing with huge buttons are not authorized.

UGC NET 2022 Last Minte Preparation Tips

UGC NET 2022 Exam Day - Do’s & Don’ts at Exam Center

  1. To avoid congestion at the time of admission and to maintain social distance, candidates should check the Reporting/Entry time at the Center specified on the UGC NET Admit Card and arrive only at the reporting time.
  2. After sanitizing their hands, candidates must paste a passport-sized photograph and sign the attendance sheet.
  3. Candidates must produce identity and proof of residency.
  4. Do not bring prohibited items to the exam center because there are no storage facilities.
  5. As advised, candidates must bring a completed admit card.
  6. All applicants must download, read, and strictly adhere to the COVID-19 instructions and advisory, which are contained with the admit card.
  7. Because the examination facilities are monitored by CCTV and equipped with jammers, no candidate should utilize dishonest techniques or engage in unfair examination procedures.
  8. If it is revealed that an applicant has submitted several applications and/or attended more than one date/shift, the candidature will be annulled and legal action will be taken, including exclusion from any future NTA examinations.
  9. Candidates are advised to keep a close eye on the NTA's website for updates. They should also check their mailbox at the registered email address and SMS at the registered Mobile no. for the most latest changes and information.

UGC NET 2022 Reporting Time at Exam Center

  1. Candidates will be denied entry to the exam center after 8.30 a.m. in the first shift and 2.30 p.m. in the second shift.
  2. Candidates should arrive at the exam rooms by 8.45 a.m. in the first shift and 2.45 p.m. in the second shift.
  3. Candidates are not permitted to leave the UGC NET exam hall before the paper is completed.

UGC NET 2022 Covid-19 Exam Day Guidelines

  1. Hand sanitizer will be available at several locations throughout the exam venue for applicants and center employees to use.
  2. At the admission point, barcode readers will be available to scan the barcode on the admit card. At this time, the candidate will be given the lab number.
  3. To guarantee hygiene, rough sheets will be held at all desks prior to the start of the exam by invigilators wearing gloves.
  4. To enforce Social Distancing rules, it is ensured that all processes are touch free.
  5. Prior to each shift (and after the candidate's last shift), the seating area will be properly sterilized, including the monitor, keyboard, mouse, camera, desk, and chair. All door handles, stairwell railings, and elevator buttons, among other things, will be disinfected. Wheelchairs (if available) will be disinfected.
  6. The gap between two chairs will be maintained in accordance with GOI requirements.


What documents do I need to carry with me on the day of the exam?

Candidates must carry their UGC NET Admit Card along with a valid Photo Identity proof.

When will the UGC NET 2022 results be released?

Following the end of the evaluation procedure, the UGC NET result 2022 will be posted on the exam's official website, along with the cut off marks.


.How many times is the UGC NET exam given each year?

 The NTA UGC NET exam is held twice a year.


What is the age limit to apply for the UGC NET 2022 exam?

 To apply for UGC NET 2022 JRF, candidates should not be more than 31 years in age. However,there is no age limit to apply for the post of Assistant Professor.

What is UGC NET?


The National Testing Agency (NTA) administers the National Eligibility Test (NET) on behalf of the University Grants Commission (UGC) or NTA UGC NET to determine eligibility for Assistant Professorship and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) awards for candidates seeking to teach in Indian universities and colleges.



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