CSIR-UGC NET 2019: The online registration process for the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) UGC NET examinations will begin on Monday, February 25, 2019. The UGC NET examinations will be conducted on June 16.
The candidates who want to apply can do so through the official website, csirhrdg.res.in. The last date for submission of applications is March 18, 2019.
The UGC NET examination will be conducted to test the eligibility of the aspirants for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) NET. Also, through UGC NET, the eligibility for appointment of Lecturers (NET) in certain subject areas is determined.
The exam will be a single paper to be held in the morning and evening session. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) will be asked. The exam is conducted for life science, Earth science, Mathematical science, Chemical science, and Physical science.
Candidate should hold an M.Sc or equivalent degree/ Integrated BS-MS/BS-4 years/BE/BTech/BPharma/MBBS with at least 55 per cent marks. For reserved category, it is 50 per cent.
B.Sc(Hons) or equivalent degree holders or students enrolled in Integrated MS-PhD program with at least 55 per cent marks can apply too.
Age: For JRF NET, The maximum age of applicant should be 28 years as on January 1, 2019. There is upper age limit relaxation up to five years in case of SC/ST/Persons with Disability (PwD)/female applicants and three years in case of OBC(non-creamy layer) candidates.
There is no upper age limit for LS NET.
The general category candidates have to pay an examination fee of Rs 1000, however, Rs 500 for other backward class (OBC) candidates and Rs 250 for candidates belong to other reserved categories- SC/ ST/ PwD.
How to apply online:
The candidates can apply online through the official website, csirhrdg.res.in.