UGC NET 2018: The UGC NET 2018 examination which began today, December 18, is being conducted at various test centers across the nation in different shifts. The University Grant Commission National Eligibility Test (UGC NET) 2018 is conducted for determining the eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship  (JRF) and eligibility for Assistant Professor both in the Indian universities and colleges.Also Read - OPSC Recruitment 2021: Apply For 504 Assistant Professor Posts Before March 14 | Details Here

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released an important advisory for UGC-NET December 2018 examination. Also Read - UGC NET 2019: National Testing Agency Announces Exam, Registration Dates on Official Website

Download your Admit Card from the NTA’s website Also Read - UGC NET Answer Key 2018 to Released Soon; NTA Releases Question Papers, Answer Sheets at

Candidates are advised to reach the venue of the test at the reporting time mentioned in the admit card. If one reports beyond the gate closing time of center, one will not be allowed to enter the test venue. Instructions have been issued for strict compliance. Several pre-examination formalities need to be completed and therefore please reach on time.

Candidates are advised to download their admit card from the NTA website (a clear preferably colour printout on A4 size paper). One passport size photograph (same as uploaded with the online application form) is to be pasted on the attendance sheet at the center.

They are also advised to carry a valid Photo ID Proof in ORIGINAL (PAN card/ Driving License/ Voter ID/ Passport/ Aadhaar Card (With photograph)/E-Aadhaar/Ration Card). Please note that ID Cards issued by schools/colleges/universities/coaching centers, AADHAAR NUMBER and PHOTOCOPIES OR images stored in mobile phones etc will not be accepted PwD certificate issued by the competent authority if claiming the relaxation under PwD category. Candidates with a physical disability are requested to report early for facilitation during entry

Candidates are not allowed to carry Instrument/ Geometry/ Pencil box, Handbag, Purse, any kind of Paper/ Stationery/ Textual material (printed or written material), Eatables and Water (loose or packed), Mobile Phone/ Ear Phone/ Microphone/ Pager, Calculator, DocuPen, Slide Rules, Log Tables, Camera, Tape Recorder, to wear/carry any type of watch including Electronic Watches with facilities of calculator, any metallic item or electronic gadgets/ devices in the Examination Hall/Room.