Good news for all students preparing for important entrance exams like JEE, NEET, CUET in India! The National Testing Agency (NTA) has posted the schedule for the academic year 2024-25, and it is packed with crucial dates you need to know.


Early Announcement for Better Planning


What is really exciting is that the NTA has released this schedule three months ahead of the 2023 calendar. This early announcement provides universities and higher education institutions with ample time to plan their counseling sessions.


Here are the key exams and their dates:


1. Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) – Main

Session 1: January 24, 2024, to February 1, 2024

Session 2: April 1, 2024, to April 15, 2024

Both sessions will be in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.


2. National Eligibility cum Entrance Test-Undergraduate (NEET-UG)

Date: May 5, 2024

This exam is in the traditional pen-and-paper (OMR) format.


3. Common University Entrance Test (CUET) UG and PG

CUET UG: May 15 to May 31, 2024

CUET PG: March 11 to March 28, 2024

Note: Registration dates for these undergraduate exams are yet to be announced.


4. University Grants Commission-National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET)

Dates: June 10 to June 21, 2024

UGC-NET is for those aiming to become assistant professors or junior research fellows.


Important Information

Specific details about each exam will be provided in their respective information bulletins, which will be available when registration forms are released.


Quick Results

Great news for those anxious about results! The NTA promises to announce the results of all CBT Examinations within three weeks of the exam end. For NEET (UG) 2024, you can expect results by the second week of June 2024.


CUET on the Rise

CUET, which started in 2022, has gained popularity. In 2023, it was used for admissions in 250 universities. In 2024, more than 300 universities are expected to consider CUET scores for both undergraduate and postgraduate admissions.




10 Productivity Tips for Your Exam Preparation


Set Clear Goals: Define specific study objectives for each session.


Create a Study Schedule: Establish a consistent timetable for your study sessions.


Break it Down: Divide your study material into smaller, manageable sections.


Prioritize Topics: Focus on the most important and challenging topics first.


Active Learning: Engage with the material actively through summarizing, note-taking, or teaching concepts to someone else.


Use Resources Wisely: Utilize textbooks, online resources, and study aids effectively.


Practice with Previous Year Papers: Solve previous year papers to understand the exam format and test your knowledge.


Stay Organized: Keep your study space tidy and organize your study materials.


Take Regular Breaks: Short, frequent breaks help maintain concentration and prevent burnout.


Stay Healthy: Get enough sleep, eat nutritious meals, and exercise to keep your mind and body in top shape for studying.



Stay tuned for more updates on these important entrance exams. It is time to mark your calendars and start preparing for a successful academic year ahead!