NTA Provides 2.7 Lakh Computers at Test Centres for Free JEE & UGC Preparation

17 Sep, 2018
National Testing Agency

Free JEE and UGC Preparation by NTA – The Government has taken a prudent move in favor of the aspirants who are preparing for JEE Mains and UGC Net exams by providing them about 2.72 lakh computers for free mock tests. This step has been taken for those candidates who do not possess their own smart phones or computers..

Launch of 3,404 TPCs for JEE main and UGC Net 2018

On 16th September, NTA or National Testing Agency has launched about 3,404 TPCs or Test Practice Centers across 662 districts of the country. With the help of these practice centers and computer systems, JEE and UGC aspirants will be able to practice for CBT or Computer Based Test without any cost.

Launch of mobile application for JEE Mains and UGC NET 2018

Apart from organizing the test centers, NTA has also taken an initiative to launch a mobile app where the students will be able to appear for free practice tests online on their smart phones or laptops or computers.

About 300 practice centers are available in each state of Uttar Pradesh, Kerala and Maharashtra. The mock test for preliminary round of the exam was held on 8th and 9th September.

Total number of JEE Main and UGC NET participants at TPCs

There are total 2,452 applicants who have appeared for the exam at about 96 TPCs all over the country. The instant feedback and assessment will be given to them after the examinations.

Opinion given by HRD Minister

On 16th September, HRD minister Prakash Javadekar stated that no aspirants will face the inability to appear in the exam due to unavailability of the resources. He also got in touch with about 1,993 candidates via Google Hangout to take their feedback on the trial mock test session.

NTA website for online registration of JEE Main AND UGC-NET 2018

NTA website or NTA student app are the two platforms where the candidates can register themselves online for the exam. The aspirants can download the app from the Play store. The facility of online mock test is available for the candidates to appear as per their convenience from home or anywhere else.

Writer by passion, journalist by profession, Ankit has a sensitive nose for news, especially about educational affairs.


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