As per the reports, National Testing Agency (NTA) is likely to start the registrations of NTA JEE Main 2019 and UGC NET December 2018 in the noon of September 01, 2018. Thus, candidates can expect the application forms to be available at nta.ac.in at around 12 noon.

Along with the JEE Main 2019 and UGC NET Dec 2018 registrations, the Test Practice Centres (TPCs) Registrations will also start. The registrations for TPCs will be free of cost. However, the applicants have to pay the requisite application fee for JEE Main 2019 and UGC NET 2018 (Dec). The application fees are said to remain the same as last year, however, no information regarding the fees is available as of now.


The Test Practice Centres (TPCs) will have systems that will have the mock tests of the online exams. As per the reports, an HRD ministry official has revealed that as of now TPCs will have only JEE Main 2019 mock tests, since NEET – UG 2019 is being conducted in offline mode, there will be no mock tests available for it.

A mobile application for TPC registrations will be also launched on September 01, 2018. This application will also held the candidates in locating their nearest TPCs.

As per the reports from 2020, the TPCs will also act as free coaching centers. This will help candidates who are deserving but are set back due to financial constraints.

As of now, the TPCs will be open every Saturday and Sunday starting from September 01, 2018 and candidates are welcome to practice the mock tests for JEE Main 2019 as per their choice.

Candidates are advised to keep the mandatory documents ready before the registrations start. For JEE Main 2019 registration, candidates must keep ready their scanned passport sized picture and signature. Also, Aadhar card details must be kept handy.

For UGC NET Dec 2018 registrations, documents like scanned images of passport sized photograph and signature are to be uploaded in the application form. Also other documents like 10th mark sheet,
12th mark sheet, Graduation and postgraduation certificates, and Aadhaar Card must be kept handy.

JEE Main 1 2019 will be conducted in 8 sittings between January 06-20, 2019. Candidates have to select one preferred slot out of the 8 available slots. UGC NET will be conducted between December 09 to 23, 2018.