The National Testing Agency (NTA) which is vested with the responsibility of the conduction of competitive exams has taken measures to acquaint aspirants with Computer-Based Examinations. These measures are aimed at ensuring the aspirants especially those from rural areas are not at disadvantage due to the mode of the exam.
A mobile application has been launched through which students can practice or take mock tests on their smartphones. The National Testing Agency has also launched a network of more than 4,000 Test Practice Centres (TPCs).
National Testing Agency :
- National Testing Agency is a premier, specialist, autonomous and self-sustained testing organization to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions.
- The National Testing Agency is entrusted with the responsibility to address the challenge of assessing the competence of candidates through an efficient, transparent and error-free process.
- The National Testing Agency will be chaired by an eminent educationist and the Governing Council of the National Testing agency is headed by the Secretary, Department of Higher Education under the Ministry of Human Resource and Development.
- The National Testing agency is successfully conducting Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) main for undergraduate engineering admissions and National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for medical admissions.