CBSE UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) January 2017 Admit Card/ Correction/ Notification/ Online Application Form: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a notification for conducting UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) January, 2017 on 22.01.2017 (Sunday). Eligible & Interested candidates can apply online from below link from 17.10.2016 to 23.11.2016. Other details like educational qualification, age limit, selection process & how to apply are given below........
Examination Authority: CBSE
Name of the Exam: UGC National Eligibility Test (NET)
Exam Cycle: January 2017
- 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. The OBC belonging to non-creamy layer/ SC/ 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.
Age Limit: Relaxation of age limit would be for 5 years for candidates belonging to OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)/ SC/ ST/ PwD.
- For Junior Research Fellowship (JRF): Born not earlier than 02.01.1989 and not later than 01.01.1999.
- For Assistant Professor: There is no upper age limit for applying for eligibility for Assistant Professor.
Fees: Rs.150/- for SC/ ST/ PwD, Rs.300/- for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) & Rs.600/- for others.
How to Apply: Eligible & Interested candidates can apply online using below given official link from 17.10.2016 to 23.11.2016. The applicant need not send any documents such as print out of online application.
Start Date to Apply: 17.10.2016
Last Date to Apply: 23.11.2016
Last Date to Deposit Fee: 24.11.2016
Online Correction Date: 28.11.2016 to 03.12.2016
Date of UGC NET Exam: 22.01.2017