NTA Exams – National Testing Agency

The Union Cabinet Meeting was held on 10th November 2017 and was chaired by Prime Minister Modi himself. The Union Cabinet has finally approved the creation of National Testing Agency i.e. NTA. So exams conducted by NTA will be called NTA exams. The national level engineering & medical entrance examination which are JEE Main and NEET will be held two times in a year. The examinations will be conducted through online mode from 2019. The Union Education Minister Prakash Javadekar has confirmed and announced in a press meeting which held in the New Delhi. The examinations will be organized by the newly formed examination conducting agency, National Testing Agency (NTA).

NTA Exams – National Testing Agency

NTA get Approved on 10th November 2017
NTA full form National Testing Agency
Official website www.ntaindia.in
Purpose Conducting entrance exams

In the meeting of Union Cabinet, it is finalized that NTA will be conducted entrance exams from now. Now National Testing Agency – NTA is registered under India Society Act 1860 as the autonomous and self-sustained test conducting organization for the entrance exams. These entrance exams include the NTA exams which are conducted for the admission in higher educational institutions.

NTA 2019 Important Dates

NET Important Dates

Application Form start from 1st September 2018
Last date to submit application form 30th September 2018
Date of NTA NET Exam 2nd to 16th December 2018
NET Result declares on Last week of Jan 2019

JEE Main Jan 2019

Application form submitting starts from 1st September 2018
Closing date for application form 30th September 2018
JEE Main Jan 2019 Exam 6th-20th January 2019
JEE Main Jan 2019 Result First week of Feb 2019

JEE Main Apr 2019

Application form submitting starts from Second week of Feb 2019
Closing date for application form 2nd week of Mar 2019
JEE Main Apr2019 Exam 7th-21st April 2019
JEE Main Apr 2019 Result First week of May 2019

NEET Feb 2019

Application submitting process starts from 1st October 2018
Last date to apply application form 31st October 2018
NEET Feb 2019 Exam date 3rd – 17th February 2019
NEET Feb 2019 Declare on First week of Mar 2019

NEET May 2019

Application submitting process starts from Second week of March 2019
Last date to apply application form 2nd week of April 2019
NEET Feb 2019 Exam date 15th-26th May 2019
NEET Feb 2019 Declare on First week of Jun 2019

CMAT & GPAT 2019

Applying application form starts on 22nd October 2018
Last date to apply form 15th December 2018
Exam Date 27th January 2019
Result declares on First week of Feb 2019

For a time being, NTA will conduct those exams which are currently being conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education – CBSE. Once NTA is fully geared up, other exams will also be added to it. The entrance exams will be conducted at least twice a year and exam mode will be online. Conducting NTA exams twice a year will open new opportunities for aspirants twice a year.

NTA 2019 Application Form

NTA or National Testing Agency will conduct the examination for the JEE Main, NET, NEET, CMAT, and GPAT from this year. The NTA will conduct entrance exam for Medical, Engineering, Pharmacy, and Management etc. The Phase – I of examinations will be going to be held in December month and Phase –II examination will going to held in May 2019. The registration process for the NTA exams will be the same as the last year. If you are willing to apply the application form for any entrance examination then follow the instructions given on the official web page.

The engineering and medical entrance exams will be conducted two times a year by the NTA from this year. The candidates have a good chance to qualify for the exam with the good marks. Now, you will get the two chances per year to qualify the examination. You need to fill the application form before the last date mentioned for the examination. But before that, you have to qualify the eligibility details which are given on the web page. The link to apply the application form will be deactivated after the last date. So, collect your document and be ready as the online submission process for various entrance tests will start in September month.

NTA 2019 Application Fee Exam wise

NEET Application Fee 2019

  • General/ OBC category – Rs. 1400/-
  • SC/ ST/ PH category – Rs. 750/-

JEE MAIN Application Fee

Papers Online Exam Offline Exam
General/ OBC SC/ ST/ PWD/ Females General/ OBC SC/ ST/ PWD/ Females
For Exam Centers in India
Paper 1 or 2 500 250 1000 500
Paper 1 and 2 both 1300 650 1800 900
For Exam Centers in Foreign Country
Paper 1 or 2 2500 1250 2500 1250
Paper 1 and 2 Both 3800 1900 3800 1900

NET Application fee

  • General category – Rs. 1000/-
  • OBC – NCL – Rs. 500/-
  • ST/ SC/ PwD – Rs. 250/-

CMAT Application Fee

For General / OBC – Rs. 1400 + Bank charges

For SC/ ST/ Female – Rs. 700 + Bank Charges

MAT Application Fee

Rs. 1200/- Included all categories. There is no concession for the application fee for reserved categories.

CLAT Application Fee

  • For General (UR) – Rs. 4000/-
  • For Other Backward Class (OBC) – Rs. 4000/-
  • Scheduled Caste (SC) – Rs. 3500/-
  • Scheduled Tribe (ST) – Rs. 3500/-
  • PWD / PH – Rs. 4000/-

NTA 2019 Syllabus for Exams

The National Testing Agency will conduct the various entrance tests from this year. The candidates who want to start the preparation for the entrance exam need syllabus. The exam authority will release the syllabus for the various entrance examinations on their official web portal. Or you can also check the advertisement notice to get the latest syllabus for the upcoming exam. The NTA holds the authority to conduct the examination for medical and engineering tests. You need to follow the syllabus to prepare better for the examination.

The syllabus for the examination is very crucial for the candidates who are preparing for that one. If you are going to appear in the upcoming examination then check out the latest syllabus and other preparation material given on this web page. The syllabus of the exam will be provided on the official web portal. You need to score good marks in the examination in order to obtain the high score. You must check the latest syllabus before start preparation of the exam.

NTA 2019 Exam Pattern

Various entrance examinations of Medical, Engineering, and Management will be now conducted by one agency; known as the National Testing Agency. The exam pattern for any test is very important to start the preparation for the exam. If you want to obtain good marks in the examination then start your preparation after submitting the application form online. You should check the various details of the exam pattern which help you to understand the subject wise marks.

The exam pattern is very important for the candidates who are going to appear in the upcoming examination. You should follow the exam pattern given on the official website to prepare better for the examination. If you want to score good marks in the examination then go with the strategy in the examination. It will help you to understand the exam questions style and difficulty level of the questions that will help you to prepare according to it. And resultant, you will score good marks in the exam.

NTA FAQs

What is NTA?

NTA stands for National Testing Agency and it is registered under India Society Act 1860.

Why is NTA created?

NTA is created to conduct higher institutions entrance examination and to conduct all big entrance examination under a single exam window. This will relieve the load from CBSE and other entrance exam authorities.

Which exam will be conducted Under NTA?

 For now, All entrance exams which are currently being conducted under CBSE will be conducted by NTA. More exams will be added once NTA is fully geared up. Right now NET, GATE, JEE, NEET and CAT exams can be conducted under NTA.

When will NTA exams be conducted?

NTA will conduct exams twice a year and the exam schedule will be released very soon.

Who will manage the National testing Agency?

NTA team will have members from CBSE, UGC, NCERT, AICTE, and HRD. The team will be lead by Ex-IIT director and it will be a team of seven members.

Where can students learn about NTA?

Students can visit www.ntaindia.in for the latest news and information about NTA exams. By the year 2018, all entrance exams news for NTA will be updated.

What is the official website for NTA?

The official website for NTA is not yet crated. But for now, ntaindia.in is the best place to find updated about NTA exams.

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