UGC NET 2012: Application date extended to May 2

Editorial Team5528|69Last Updated:10:51 am, April 30, 2012
UGC NET 2012: Application date extended to May 2

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has postponed the last date of online applications for National Eligibility Test (NET) 2012 from April 30 to May 2.

The decision to postpone the date was made because of technical errors. According to reports, the UGC website kept on crashing making it impossible for students to register online.

Students, however, do not see the extended period as a benefit as the link is still problematic.  Some have said that logging on continuously is a waste of their time and for those logging in at internet cafes, a waste of money.

This is not the first time that students sitting for NET have experiencing problems applying online. In 2011, the UGC website was down for hours and kept on crashing at regular intervals.

Students, who have prepared for the exam, are worried that they will not be able to sit for NET 2012 as the website is down.

Officials were quoted as saying that they were not aware of the site crashing but claimed that it could be because of the large number of students trying to access the site.

UGC NET 2012 is scheduled on June 24. It is an objective type exam. The last date for offline applications is May 9.

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First Published:10:51 am, April 30, 2012

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Comments:

priyankapriyanka (Posted 2 Years Ago)

UGC NET website is now up!!

rohitrohit (Posted 2 Years Ago)

pls tell me what is the last date of submiting fees.

rohitrohit (Posted 2 Years Ago)

pls tell me what is the last date of submiting fees.

RAMASAMYRAMASAMY (Posted 2 Years Ago)

Dear Guys, don't get worried. They have extended the online application time till 4 of May Midnight and for submission the date extented upto May 10th. Where as you will have to pay the fees on or before May 2nd. Even if you can't able to access online even on 4th may there will not be any issue as UGC has come out with offline mode. For further details check UGC website. Please find below the web link for all of you.<br /> <br /> http://206.71.52.87/~ugcnet/offline_mode.htm

nehaneha (Posted 2 Years Ago)

ugc net exam

MohitMohit (Posted 2 Years Ago)

hi i m student of mba from ITS engg college........i wan to apply for net exam but website is crashing all the time... so that i am unable top fill the form..please help me if you can<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> yoyyo honey singh

IndiancollegesIndiancolleges (Posted 2 Years Ago)

Guys, the date of online application has been extended to May 10... UGC has also some other arrangements... For details please follow this link - http://www.indiancolleges.com/education-news/UGC-NET-2012-Online-application-date-extended-to-May-10/1782

RAMASAMY
RAMASAMY (2 Years Ago)
May 10 th is only for submitting the application and for online as of now it is May 4th midnight only
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AshwiniAshwini kuldeep(Posted 2 Years Ago)

i am tring las<br /> t 5 days but allways show surver down. I a also paid my chalan. But i cannot fil my form yet.

NighatNighat majeed(Posted 2 Years Ago)

I have finished my fee formalities and nw i am trying for the online submission continuously from the last 5days but ol in vain. plz make the link perfect and xtend the last date of submission.

rajivrajiv (Posted 2 Years Ago)

i am trying from past ten days but same problem, its really disgusting. i am sitting on PC by thinking that today it will open but no use.Please give us alternative site so that we can open and please extend the date of online

RAMASAMY
RAMASAMY (2 Years Ago)
Please download the pdf format application from the link provided below and submit the same at the respective centre<br /> <br /> http://206.71.52.87/~ugcnet/offline_application_form.pdf
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