The University Grants Commission (UGC) is expected to release the National Eligibility Test (NET) December 2020 and June 2021 cycles result today, on February 14, 2022. Candidates can check their results at ugcnet.nta.nic.in or nta.ac.in, by logging in using their application number and password/date of birth. The exam was conducted in 3 phases. Phase I was held from November 20 to December 05, 2021, and Phase 2 was from December 24 to December 27, 2021. Similarly, Phase 3 of UGC NET was conducted on January 04 and 05, 2022.
Several reports and the information from the NTA helpline itself, suggest that the results for the UGC NET exam will be out today. Exam experts have also reported that the results will be out today on their Youtube channels. On the contrary, leading media houses have also reported that the results can be expected tomorrow on February 15. However, no such official notice has been released by the agency on the official portal.
How to check the UGC NET results?
Step 1: Head to the website ugcnet.nta.nic.in
Step 2: Scroll down and click on the link for ‘UGC NET Result’.
Step 3: Now, candidates can choose to log in using application number and password, or application number and date of birth. Select the required option.
Step 4: Enter the appropriate details as per the option selected.
Candidates will now be able to view their results. Candidates should ensure that the result is downloaded. Alternatively, candidates can also view their results from nta.ac.in., by downloading the official notification.
UGC NET results
Candidates belonging to the General and EWS category should secure atleast 40% marks to qualify the exam. The minimum cut-off marks for candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC and PwD is 35%. Only 6% of the candidates who have appeared for the exam will be qualified. Since the exam was conducted in multiple shifts, a normalization procedure will be followed to ensure the fair conduct of the exam. Once the UGC NET results are released, there will no provision for re-evaluation or re-checking. Candidates who qualify the exam will be able to download their certificate from the website ecertificate.nta.nic.in.
The exam was conducted online, as a Computer-Based Test (CBT), for a total duration of 3 hours, in 2 shifts, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. There are 2 papers in the exam. Paper 1 consists of 50 questions carrying a total of 100 marks and Paper 2 comprises 100 questions carrying a total of 200 marks. The provisional answer key of the exam was released on January 22, 2022. Candidates were able to raise their objections by paying a fee. The results will be prepared after taking into account, the objections received.