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Assistant Professor? Or want to go for Research? for both, you need to clear the UGC-NET/JRF Examination which is now conducted by CBSE on Behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC). If any students want to qualify this examination than it is must that he have full information about the pattern of UGC NET/JRF Examination, a very positive strategy is most important for UGC-NET/JRF aspirant. But many of students want to prepare for NET/JRF Examination and lack of information distract them. UPS Education finds the solution for the same, our faculty members prepare a very unique platform for UGC NET/JRF aspirant, where we will explore all the information related UGC-NET/JRF Examination to the entire aspirant by this post.
Why UGC-NET/JRF Examination be held?
CBSE takes this exam on the behalf of University Grant Commission (UGC) for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for the Eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor both in Indian Universities and Colleges. CBSE will conduct NET in 83 subjects at 89 selected NET Examination Cities spread across the country.
The candidates who qualify for the award of Junior Research Fellowship are eligible to pursue research in the subject of their post-graduation or in a related subject and are also eligible for Assistant Professor. The universities, institutions, IITs and other national organizations may select the JRF awardees for whole time research work in accordance with the procedure prescribed by them. The award of JRF and Eligibility for Assistant Professor both OR Eligibility for Assistant Professor only will depend on the performance of the candidate in all three papers of NET. However, the candidates qualifying exclusively for Assistant Professor will not be considered for award of JRF.
Eligibility to apply for UGC-NET/JRF Exam:
- Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from universities/institutions recognized 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.
- 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.
- 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.
Online Application Form Submission: Start from 15th October, 2016
Last date for Applying Online: November, 2016
Correction in Particulars of application form on the website: November, 2016
Date of Examination: 22th January, 2017
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