UGC- National Eligibility Test (NET) conducts Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
JRF: Candidates qualifying for the award of Junior Research fellowship will be eligible to receive fellowship of UGC under various schemes, subject to their finding placement in universities/IITs/institutions. The validity period of the offer is two years w.e.f. the date of issue of JRF Award Letter. However, in case the candidates who have already joined M. Phil./ Ph.D., the date of commencement of fellowship shall be from the date of declaration of NET result or date of their joining, whichever is later
Conditions Of Eligibility: i) Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from universities/institutions recognised by UGC in Humanities (including languages) and Social Science, Computer Science &Applications, Electronic Science etc. are eligible for this Test. The Other Backward Classes(OBC) belonging to non-creamy layer/Scheduled Caste(SC)/Scheduled Tribe(ST)/ persons with disability(PWD) category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s degree or equivalent examination are eligible for this Test.
ii) Candidates who have appeared OR will be appearing at the qualifying Master’s degree (final year) examination and whose result is still awaited or candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for this test. However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible for award of Junior Research Fellowship/eligibility for Assistant professor only after they have passed their Master’s Degree examination OR equivalent with at least 55% marks(50% marks in case of OBC(Non- creamy layer)/SC/ST/PWD(persons with disability) category candidates. Such candidates must complete their P.G degree examination within two years from the date of NET result with required percentage of marks, failing which they shall be treated as disqualified. iii) The Ph.D. degree holders whose Master’s level examination had been completed by 19th September 1991(irrespective of date of declaration of result) shall be eligible for a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks (i.e. from 55% to 50%) for appearing in NET. iv) Candidates are advised to appear in the subject of their post graduation only.
Age: Junior Research Fellowship: Not more than 28 years as on 01.01.2017. There is no upper age limit for applying for eligibility for Assistant Professor.
Examination Fee : General Rs.600/- Other Backward Classes (Non-creamy layer) : Rs.300/- SC/ST/PwD: Rs.150
The candidates may pay the examination fee either by credit/ debit card or through echallan generated during the online filling of the application form. In case of e-challan the payment should be made in the Syndicate/Canara/ICICI/HDFC Bank.
Cities of Examination: The candidates have to select any four cities of their choice for examination of NET June, 2015.
1. Andhra Pradesh- Guntur, 2. Tirupati, 3. Visakhapatnam, 4. Andaman & Nicobar Islands Portblair 5. Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar 6. Assam Guwahati 7. Silchar (Assam) 8. Dibrugarh 9. Tezpur 10. Bihar Bhagalpur 11. Patna 12. Chandigarh Chandigarh 13. Chhatishgarh Bilaspur 14. Raipur 15. Delhi New Delhi 16. Goa Goa, 17, Gujarat Ahmedabad, 18. Patan, 19. Rajkot, 20. Vadodara ,21. Haryana Faridabad, 22. Hissar, 23. Kurkshetra, 24. Murthal (Sonepat), 25. Rohtak, 26. Himachal Pradesh Dharmshala, 27.Shimla, 28. Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, 29. Srinagar (J&K) 30. Jharkhand Ranchi, 31. Karnataka Bengaluru, 32. Dharwad, 33. Gulbarga 34. Mangalore, 35. Mysore, 36. Kerela Kochi, 37. Kozkikode ,38. Thirvananthapuram 39. Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, 40. Gwalior, 41. Indore, 42. Jabalpur, 43. Rewa, 44. Maharashtra Amravati, 45. Aurangabad, 46. Jalgaon, 47. Kolhapur, 48 Mumbai ,49. Nagpur, 50. Solapur, 51. Pune 52 Manipur Imphal 53 Meghalaya Shillong 54 Mizoram Aizawal 55 Nagaland Kohima 56 Orissa Berhampur 57 Bhubaneswar 58 Sambalpur 59 Puducherry Puducherry 60 Punjab Amritsar 61 Patiala 62. Rajasthan Ajmer, 63. Bikaner, 64. Jaipur, 65. Jodhpur,66. Kota, 67. Udaipur, 68. SikkimGangtok (Sikkim), 69.Tamil Nadu Chennai, 70. Coimbatore, 71. Madurai, 72. Tiruchirapalli, 73. Telangana Hyderabad, 74. Tripura Agartala, 75. Uttar Pradesh Agra, 76. Aligarh, 77. Allahabad, 78. Bareilly, 79. Gorakhpur, 80. Kanpur ,81. Lucknow, 82. Meerut, 83. Varanasi,85. Uttarakhand Dehradun, 86. Nanital, 87. Srinagar (Uttrakhand), 88. West Bengal Burdwan, 89. Darjeeling, 90. Kolkata.