NTA extends last date of submitting forms online for various exams
New Delhi: The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Sunday further extended the last date of submission of online application forms for various exams in view of many requests received from students & hardships faced by them due to COVID-19 pandemic.
The last date to apply for the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) admission test 2020 for Ph.D. and OPENMAT(MBA), Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) 2020, Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Examination (JNUEE) 2020, has been further extended till June 15, 2020, the NTA said in a statement.
Students can also apply for the UGC-National Eligibility Test June 2020 and Joint CSIR-UGC NET June 2020 till June 15, 2020, the NTA said.
The NTA said that the submission of online application forms shall be accepted up to 5 pm, and submission of fee up to 11:50 pm on the last date for the registration of the above-mentioned exams.
The detailed schedule mentioning revised dates of downloading of admit cards and of examination will be displayed separately on the specific examination website and the NTA website.
This is the fourth time that the NTA has extended the deadline for submission of application forms for these examinations.
Earlier on March 30, the National Testing Agency extended the last date to April 30. However, with nationwide COVID-19 lockdown being extended to May 3 by the Union government, the agency had decided to re-push the deadline to May 15. It was further extended to May 31.