UGC NET 2021 exam for December 5, 2021 has been rescheduled in some of the cities of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. This decision was taken by NTA after a read alert was issued to both the states for Jawad cyclone.

  • National Testing Agency, NTA has postponed UGC NET 2021 exam in Odisha and AP scheduled for December 5, 2021.
  • More timely information can be obtained on and
  • The cities where the exams were postponed are Bhubaneshwar, Gunupur, Cuttack, Berhampur, Puri and Vishakhapattnam.

University Grant Commission National Eligibility Test, UGC NET 2021 exam scheduled to be held on December 5, 2021, in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh has been rescheduled due to Jawad Cyclone. Both of the states were issued a red alert on December 4, 2021. The National Testing Agency, NTA, would upload the revised date sheet of the examination on the official website, due course.

The admit cards for the exam was released on November 25, 2021. Not only UGC NET 2021 but IIFT 2022-24 examination scheduled to be held at Vijayawada & Visakhapatnam (Andhra), Bhubaneswar, Sambalpur, Cuttack (Odisha) and Kolkata, Durgapur (WB) has been postponed. UGC NET 2021 was scheduled to be held offline at various exam centres in the state.

The rescheduling notice of the UGC NET 2021 exam was released on December 3, 2021. The notice reads, “Due to the red alert issued in the states of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh for cyclone JAWAD for 4 December 2021, UGC-NET December 2020 and June 2021 Examination to be held on 5 December, 2021 has been rescheduled.”

UGC NET 2021: Exam Rescheduled

Subject NameCities
Odia, Telugu, Labour Welfare/Personnel Management/Industrial Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare/Human Resource Management, Social WorkBhubaneshwar, Gunupur, Cuttack, Berhampur (Ganjam) Puri and Vishakhapattnam

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The examination for all other cities of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and all other States will be held as per schedule. Candidates are also advised to be in touch with the NTA website. For any queries, candidates can contact the NTA Help Desk at 011 40759000 or email at Students must keep a constant track on the official website to get more updates on UGC NET 2021.



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