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UGC NET June 2020

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On behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC), the National Eligibility Test (NET) is conducted for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for the Eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship & Assistant Professor Both, in Indian Universities and Colleges.

Till June 2018, the CBSE conducted the NET in 84 subjects at 91 selected Cities of spread across the country. Since Dec 2018 onwards, the UGC- NET is being conducted by the NTA.

The award of JRF and or Eligibility for Assistant Professor depends on the aggregrate performance of the candidate in Paper-I and paper-II of UGC-NET. The candidates qualifying only for Assistant Professor are not to be considered for the award of JRF. Candidates who qualify the test for eligibility for Assistant Professor are governed by the rules and regulations for recruitment of Assistant Professor of the concerned universities/colleges/state governments, as the case may be. UGC-NET is conducted twice a year. In June 2020, the examination is scheduled between 15 June and 20 June 2020.

Last Date for Online Application: 16 April, 2020

1. Please read the Information Bulletin carefully before you start filling the Online Application  Form.
2. Candidates should apply ‘ON-LINE’ only through official website https://ugcnet.nta.nic.in.
3. Examination Fees
Category Fee Amount
General Rs. 1000/- (One Thousand)
OBC-(NCL)/EWS Rs. 500/- (Five Hundred)
SC / ST / Person with Disabilities(PwD)/Transgender Rs. 250 /- (Two Hundred Fifty)
Service Charges & GST (as applicable) will be charged extra by the Bank.
4. Application Procedure: 3 Simple Steps to be followed to apply online
Step 1: Register for Online Application Form and note down system generated Application Number. The candidate should supply all the details while filling the Online Application Form and is also required to create PASSWORD and choose Security Question and enter his/her Answer. After successful submission of the personal details, Application number will be generated and it will be used to complete the remaining Steps of the Application Form and will also be required for all future correspondence. For subsequent logins, candidate will be able to login directly with the respective system generated  Application Number and created Password.
Step 2: Complete the Application Form Candidate can login with the system generated Application Number and created Password for completing the Application Form.
Step 3: Upload Scanned Images of Candidate Photograph and Candidate Signature :
  1. The photograph should be recent and coloured or black/white (but clear contrast).
  2. Scanned photograph and signature should be in JPG/JPEG format.
  3. Size of scanned photograph should be between 10 kb to 200 kb.
  4. Size of scanned signature should be between 4 kb to 30 kb.
Note : Upload the correct Photograph and Signature as the facility for correction will not be given.
Step 4: Pay Examination Fee by Debit/Credit Card/UPI/Net Banking/PAYTM :
The candidate has to select Debit card/Credit card/UPI/Net banking/PAYTM option to pay the application fee and follow the online instruction to complete the payment of fee. After successful payment, candidate will be able to print the Confirmation Page. In case the Confirmation Page is not generated after payment of fee then the transaction is cancelled and the candidates have to approach the concerned bank for refund of amount. However the candidate has to make another payment/transaction, in case the Confirmation Page is not generated.
5. Important Instruction about PASSWORD
  • During online form filling, candidate will be required to choose PASSWORD and Security Question and its Answer. Candidate is advised to record/remember their password for all future logins.
  • The Password must be as per the following Password policy.
  • For subsequent logins, candidate will be able to login directly with their respective system generated Application Number and the chosen Password.
  • Candidate is advised not to disclose or share their password with anybody. Neither NTA nor NIC will be responsible for violation or misuse of the password of a candidate.
  • Candidate can change his/her passwords after login, if desired.
  • Candidate should remember to log out at the end of their session so that the particulars of the candidate cannot be tampered or modified by unauthorized persons.
6. How to reset your Password : The following options are available to reset Password
7. The Application Number printed on the computer generated Confirmation Page must be mentioned in all such correspondences. It is therefore essential to note down the application number printed on the Confirmation Page.

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