The National Testing Agency on Tuesday has extended the last date for submission of online application forms for entrance examinations to JNU, IGNOU PhD, Hotel Management to June 30.

Human Resource Development minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said, “In view of the appeals made by the students and the difficult situation arising out of corona pandemic, I have advised the director-general of National Testing Agency to extend the last date for submission of online applications for various examinations.”

Now the online application forms for IGNOU PhD, MBA, UGC NET, Post-graduation programmes of Ministry of AYUSH, Joint UGC NET and ICAR entrance examinations held by Jawaharlal Nehru University has to be submitted till June 30.

Earlier, the last date for submission of application forms for these courses was April 30.

This facility has also been extended to entrance examinations for various academic programmes, including the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). According to the National Testing Agency, the joint entrance examination for hotel management was earlier scheduled on June 22.

Now it has been postponed until further notice.