New Delhi: National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced the revised dates for various entrance exams including UGC- NET, IGNOU OPENMAT and PhD, Delhi University entrance test and ICAR AIEEA on its official website nta.ac.in. Notably, these examinations were postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic, which has claimed lives of nearly 55,000 people.
In an official notification, the ministry of education said that it has decided to conduct the exams ‘keeping the academic interest of students’. “Keeping in view the academic interest of a large number of students, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has agreed to the proposal of MHRD (now MoE) for conducting various Entrance Examinations in the month of September 2020″, the notification read.
Candidates can download their admit cards 15 days prior to their respective exam dates. The admit card will have the roll number, the date, time and venue of the exam centres. The revised dates of postponed examinations comes a day after the government finalised the safety SOP to conduct the examination amid the pandemic.