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UGC NET Application Form Correction 2022 (Started)- Check Registration Dates, Fees and Steps to Apply

Updated By Vaibhav Bansal on 30 Jun, 2022 16:27

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UGC NET Application Form Correction 2022

UGC NET Application Form 2022 has been closed on May 30, 2022. Candidates who had submitted the application form successfully can now take the benefit of UGC NET 2022 Application Form Correction facility from May 31 to June 1, 2022. Students fulfilling the UGC NET eligibility criteria were eligible to apply for the exam. To fill out the application form candidates were first needed to visit the official website of the exam and required to follow the detailed procedure for UGC NET 2022 Application Form filling. Students weree also required to pay the online UGC NET 2022 registration fee which was INR 1100, 550 and 275 for GN, EWS & OBC and other reserved category candidates respectively. 

For all the applicants, it must be noted that any mistake in the application process of UGC NET might lead to the rejection of the candidates' applications. UGC NET 2022 Form Correction window has been activated on the official website so that successfully registered candidates can rectify the errors in the form. To know more about UGC NET application form 2022 dates, fees, etc you can go through the article below. 

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    UGC NET Application Form 2022 Dates

    Candidates may find important UGC NET 2022 dates, such as application start dates, conclusion dates, and application form correction deadlines, in the table below:



    Start Date of UGC NET Application Form 2022

    April 30, 2022

    Last Date of UGC NET 2022 Application Form

    May 30, 2022

    Start Date of UGC NET 2022 Application Form Correction

    May 31 to June 1, 2022

    UGC NET 2022 Exam Date

    To be out soon

    Also Read: UGC NET Syllabus 2022

      How to Fill UGC NET Application Form 2022?

      ​Candidates planning to appear for the exam can fill UGC NET 2022 application form by following five easy steps which are outlined in detail below.​ 

      UGC NET application form 2022

      Stage 1: UGC NET 2022 Registration

      UGC NET Registration is the basic or first step to begin the application process where candidates need to fill in their personal details, and contact details and creates the password. 

      • Basic Details: The guardian's name and the candidate's name must be entered exactly as they appear on your Secondary Examination Certificate (Class 10) or an equivalent Board or University certificate. The registration form must be filled out entirely in capital letters.
      • Date of Birth: Fill in the date of birth as it appears on your Secondary Examination Certificate (Class 10).
      • Contact Details: Candidates must provide a valid Email address as well as a working phone number.
      Personal DetailsContact DetailsPassword Creation
      Candidate's nameDetailed addressPassword
      Father's nameEmail addressSecurity question
      Mother's nameMobile numberSecurity answer
      DOBAlternate mobile numberSecurity pin
      GenderPermanent address detailsClick on submit
      Identity type and details----

      Stage 2: Fill UGC NET 2022 Application Form Online

      Verify or edit the filled-in details and click on confirm and submit to continue filling the UGC NET 2022 application form. 

      UGC NET application form 2022

      • OBC and Non-OBC: Candidates must verify the OBC list given by the Central Government before filling out UGC NET 2022 Application Form. Candidates who do not fall under the OBC-NCL category must specify themselves in general category in their application.
      • EWS: If the applicant meets the requirements set forth by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, as well as the criteria set forth by the MHRD Department of Higher Education, the candidate will be regarded as an Economically Weaker Section (EWS) candidate.
      • Address: Candidates must submit their accurate residence address along with the area's pin code.
      • Examination Centre: Candidates have the option of selecting four centres for UGC NET 2022 exam. NTA will not, under any circumstances, modify the test centre once chosen by the applicants.
      • Subject Choice: Candidates must select a subject from the list of 81 UGC NET subjects. Candidates are preferably advised to pick a subject that they have pursued throughout their postgraduate studies.
      Personal DetailsExam Center & Exam DetailsEducation Details
       Name Assistant Professor or JRF PG Pass status
       Gender Choice of 4 exam centers PG board name
       Nationality Subject Code PG result details
       PWD option PG subject detailsEnter security pin
       Minority option PG qualifying state nameClick on submit & save
       DOB PG year of passing or appearing--
       Single girl child option Research/MPhil/PhD/Ex-Service Details--
       Category Doctorate details--
       Other details----

      Stage 3: Uploading Scanned Image

      UGC NET application form 2022

      • Size of Photograph: The photograph must be between 10kB and 200kB in size.
      • Size of Signature: The signature should be between 4 kB and 30 kB in size. Candidates must sign using a black ink pen on white unruled paper, then scan and resize the signature to the appropriate size.

      Stage 4: UGC NET 2022 Application Form Fees Payment

      Candidates can pay UGC NET application form fee online. Candidates can use a debit card/ credit card/ net banking/ UPI method to pay the fees. 


      UGC NET Application Form Fee (in Rs)







      Stage 5: Download the Confirmation Page

      All the successfully registered candidates will be able to download the confirmation page soon after the payment of UGC NET application form fees 2022. Candidates can save the confirmation page for future use. 

      UGC NET application form 2022

      UGC NET 2022 Application Form Checklist

      Candidates must verify that when filling out the application form, they follow the guidelines listed below. Below is a checklist for the online UGC NET Application Form 2022 process:

      • Verify if the candidate meets all of the 'Conditions of Eligibility' and 'Age Limit' requirements.
      • In the online application form, candidates must specify which reservation category they belong to.
      • Candidates must fill out the subject chosen and examination centre city.
      • PwD aspirants must also complete all the above-mentioned necessary fields while filling out UGC NET 2022 Application Form.
      • It is recommended that the candidates print UGC NET Application Form and keep it with them on the examination day.

      Important Instructions to Fill UGC NET 2022 Application Form

      There are certain important requirements for submitting UGC NET Application Form 2022 that all candidates must adhere to. Candidates must first log in to the NTA's official website and then choose "Apply Online." Applicants must download UGC NET 2022 Information Brochure and read the detailed information to ensure that they meet the eligibility and age limit requirements.

      Given below are the four simple steps to fill out UGC NET 2022 Application Form:

      Step 1: Complete UGC NET Registration Process by filling in your basic details as mentioned above, then take note of the application number generated by the system.

      Step 2: Upload a scanned copy of the candidate's photograph and signature by adhering to the guidelines given above.

      Step 3: Make the online payment for the UGC NET application form via the payment gateway. UGC NET 2022 Fee structure is provided below.

      Step 4: Print the application submission "Confirmation" page.

      If steps 2 and 3 are not completed, the final submission of the Online Application Form will be incomplete. Such an application form is invalid, therefore the candidate's candidacy is invalid as well. Candidates will get an SMS with a one-time password and application number. Retain at least one printed copy of the application for future use.

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      Documents Required to Fill UGC NET Application Form 2022

      Candidates must know which documents or information must be maintained on hand before filling out UGC NET 2022 application form. The documents required are given below:

      • Adhaar Card/ Identity Proof of the Candidate
      • Category or Reservation Certificate
      • Code of the Subject at Postgraduate Level
      • Contact Details of the Candidate Such as their Mobile Number and Email ID. 
      • Economically Weaker Section (EWS) Certificate
      • Mailing Address and Permanent Address with Pin Code. 
      • NET Subject Code
      • Medical Certificate for Specially-Abled Condition (if Applicable)
      • Qualifying Degree Certificate or Latest Semester Mark Sheet
      • Ration Card, Passport and Other Government Documents
      • Scanned Images in JPEG Format. 
      • University or Board Certificate for the Candidate’s Name, Mother’s Name, Father’s Name and Date of Birth of the Candidate.

      UGC NET 2022 Application Form - Online Fees Details

      The following is a breakdown of the fees that candidates must pay for submitting their UGC NET Application Form.


      UGC NET Registration Fee


      INR 1100/-

      OBC-NCL/ Gen-EWS

      INR 550/-

      SC / ST / Person with Disabilities

      INR 275/-


      • Candidates must choose the option of payment for the examination fee after accurately and completely filling out their application form.
      • SBI MOPS (Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking, and SBI E-Challan) may be used to make the payment.
      • Candidates must ensure that they have a good internet connection before making the payment since any server issues might cause UGC NET Payment Procedure to fail.​

      UGC NET Form Correction 2022

      UGC NET Form Correction facility will also be provided to all the successful registered candidates. National Testing Agency (NTA) permits UGC NET 2022 applicants to make any needed modifications to their application form in order to be considered for the online examination. The time slot to be provided for UGC NET Form Correction 2022 is from May 21 to 23, 2022. Candidates should be aware that this is their final chance to make revisions (if any) to their UGC NET Form 2022. The method of correcting will be available only online through the official website of UGC NET at ugcnet.nta.nic.in. Once the deadline for UGC NET 2022 form corrections has passed, no modifications will be accepted. 

      UGC NET 2022 Form Correction - Editable Details

      It must be noted that during UGC NET Form Correction window, candidates will be allowed to make changes in a few particulars only. Some of the fields that can be edited are added below: 

      • Personal details
      • UGC NET exam centre options
      • Educational details
      • Scanned photo and signature

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        UGC NET Application Form 2022 - Discrepancy in Uploaded Docuemnts

        Candidates who upload their photograph and signature UGC NET application form 2022 should take care of the guidelines or format prescribed by the authority.  Candidates will get the opportunity to correct the incorrect format and make the necessary modifications. It also is crucial for candidates to understand what factors cause the scanned images and signatures to have a discrepancy. Candidates' UGC NET application form 2022 may be rejected if these errors are reflected in their final application. When screening the candidates' images and signatures, a list of factors is regarded as relevant and brought to their attention. Candidates must review these parameters and make any required modifications before the correction window closes.



        Size of Photograph

        >= 10 kb and less than 200 kb

        Size of Signature

        >= 4 kb and less than 30 kb

        UGC NET Application Form 2022 - Guidelines for Signature

        • Instead of capital letters or small letters, the signature must be written in running handwriting.
        • The signature must not include any fancy underlinings or circles, or else it will be rejected.
        • Signatures that are vertical and photos that are horizontal are not acceptable.
        • The concerned authorities will reject scanned documents with incorrect dimensions.
        • The size of the scanned copy for the signature must not be between 4 kB to 30 kB, and the size of the scanned copy for the candidate's photograph must be between 10 kB and 200 kB.
        • A clear, visible, and readable scan of the signature is required.

        UGC NET Application Form 2022 - Guidelines for Photograph

        • The image must be perfectly clear, with no blurriness or a foggy backdrop.
        • The image's background should not be excessively colourful, bright, or dark. Scan a picture with a normal look and preferably with a white background.
        • Photographs of applicants wearing sunglasses or aviators that cover their eyes must not be uploaded.
        • Selfies are never appropriate under any circumstances.
        • Photos with scenery or a fancy background are not permitted to be submitted.
        • Photographs with red eyes will not be accepted.
        • In the scanned image, candidates must look ahead with the top of their neck visible.

        For any queries regarding the application correction process, candidates may contact NTA at:

        Mobile No.: 8076535482, 7703859909

        Email: ugcnet-nta@nic.in, queries.net.nta@gmail.com

          Important Instructions regarding UGC NET 2022

          Some of the major important instructions regarding UGC NET 2021-22 merged cycles is provided below:

          • Candidates must first check the NTA's eligibility criteria for UGC NET 2022 for the merged cycles before beginning the application procedure.
          • Candidates must understand that the box marked with an asterisk or a star is compulsory and must be filled.
          • After the correction deadline, the application form provided by the candidates cannot be amended or modified.
          • Any discrepancy will result in the candidates' application form being rejected and relevant steps being taken.
          • Candidates' Email Address and Contact Number must be valid since these are the only ways for them to get updates and associated information regarding UGC NET 2021-22.
          • Before beginning the form filling procedure, candidates must keep all the necessary documents with them for reference.
          • Candidates must be explicit and clear with their preferences and options while filling out the forms.
          • Candidates must attach or indicate their reservation or category certification in their application.

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          UGC NET Application Form 2022 Status

          Applicants can check on the National Testing Agency (NTA) official website to see whether UGC NET application form 2022 and the fee have been approved. The NTA will publish the names of all candidates who have successfully submitted their UGC NET application form 2022 along with the application fee on their website. The names of those candidates who failed to submit their correct application forms/ fees by the deadline will be disqualified.

          However, there could be some discrepancy in which an applicant has paid the fee for UGC NET Application Form 2022 but does not appear in the list of successful applicants owing to some technical glitch. In that scenario, the applicant will be offered the opportunity to resolve the issue, which will need contacting the NTA's helpline centre and then visiting the same with all of the essential documents to confirm their candidacy. The following are the documents that such applicants must bring with them:

          • Transaction Proof of UGC NET Application Fee.
          • Printout of UGC NET Fee Payment Confirmation Page.
          • Printout of UGC NET Application Form.

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          FAQs about UGC NET Application Form

          How can correct the errors in my UGC NET application form 2022?

          UGC NET application form correction window will be activated online from May 21 to 23, 2022. During that time period, candidates can rectify the errors in the form. 

          How can I upload the documents in UGC NET application form 2022?

          To upload documents in UGC NET application form 2022, you need to visit the official website. There, after filling out the personal and education details, the option to upload the documents will appear then based on the prescribed guidelines you can upload the documents. 

          Can I fill UGC NET application form 2022 in offline mode?

          No. UGC NET application form 2022 has only been released on the official website and no candidate will be bale to fill the forms offline. 

          What is UGC NET Application Form fees 2022?

          UGC NET application form fee 2022 is different all the students. UGC NET application fee is INR 1100 for General category candidates, INR 550 for General-EWS/OBC-NCL candidates and INR 275 for SC/ST/PwD/Transgender candidates. 

          When will UGC NET Application Form 2022 be released?

          UGC NET Application Form 2022 has been released on April 30, 2022. All the eligible candidates can apply for the exam till May 20, 2022 by visiting the official website. 

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