NTA Conducts Joint CSIR-UGC NET December 2019 successfully

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New Delhi: The National Testing Agency (NTA)conducted the Joint CSIR-UGC NET Examinationon 15 December, 2019 for 2,66,573candidates, covering 05 subjects in two shifts. Theexam was conducted in 581centres in 207 cities. The exam wasina Computer Based Test (CBT) mode for the first time.

Gender and Category wise number of candidates registered:

Gender General Gen-EWS SC ST OBC (NCL) Total
Male 32374 9288 20823 6967 45432 114884
Female 64866 8627 19519 7491 58944 159447
Transgender 06 02 01 02 03 14
Total 97246 17917 40343 14460 104379 274345

Subject wise candidates registered:

Name of the Subjects Male Female Transgender General Gen-EWS OBC-NCL SC ST Total
Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences 6297 3595 0 2916 785 3484 1721 986 9892
Life Sciences 32376 68092 8 38393 5229 33993 16402 6459 100476
Physical Sciences 24465 22750 0 17374 3280 18665 6150 1746 47215
Total 63138 94437 8 58683 9294 56142 24273 9191 157583

  • Control Roomwas opened and 19 Regional Coordinators, 200 CityCoordinators and 600 Observerswere positioned.
  • Live CCTV Surveillance wasdone in 581examination centres to curb malpractices in the examinations. The NTA made arrangements for live viewing at control room situated in the NTA. Live Recording of CCTVs Systems of all examination centres including remote locations was also visible at the NTA Control Centre.A total of more than 5000 CCTV Cameras in each shift were installed.
  • Mock Test was available through a network of more than 4800 Test Practice Centres (TPCs), especially for students of rural areas. Further the Mock Test was also available online and as on date, more than 2.78 Crore page views have taken place.
  • Jammers- In order to stop cheating using mobile networks, Jammers were installed in all the Centres. A total of more than 5000 jammers in eachshift wereused.

Overall attendance percentage was 80.17% for I Shift and 81.29% for II Shift. City-wise (State-wise) Attendance Percentage is at Annexure I and II.

The examination for 7,772 candidates scheduled to appear on 15 December, 2019 from 24 Centres located in the States of “Assam” and “Meghalaya”was postponed. The revised date of examination for the States of Assam and Meghalaya will be announced soon.

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