CSIR - UGC JRF and NET Exam 2017 notification for June 2017#CSIR - UGC JRF and #NET Exam 2017 Notification, Joint CSIR-UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship(JRF) and Eligibility for Lectureship(LS) NET 2017: CSIR will hold the Joint CSIR-UGC Test Tentatively on June 18th, 2017 for determining the eligibility candidates for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) NET and for determining eligibility for appointment of Lecturers (NET) in certain subject areas falling under the faculty of Science & Technology. Joint CSIR-UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship And Eligibility for Lectureship Tentatively on 18th December, 2017
Subjects of the test:
1. Chemical Sciences
2. Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
3. Life Sciences
4. Mathematical Sciences
5. Physical Sciences
M. Sc or equivalent degree/ Integrated BS-MS/BS-4 years/BE/BTech/BPharma/MBBS with at least 55% marks for general and OBC-Non Creamy layer candidates (Central list only as provided in National Commission for Backward Classes website www.ncbc.nic.in) and 50% for SC/ST, physically and Visually Handicapped candidates.
Candidates enrolled for M.Sc or having completed 10+2+3 years of the above qualifying examination as on 25.8.2017, are also eligible to apply in the above subject under the Result Awaited (RA) category on the condition that they complete the qualifying degree with requisite percentage of marks within the validity period of two years to avail the fellowship from the effective date of award.
Such candidates will have to submit the attestation format (Given at the reverse of the application form) duly certified by the Head of the Department/Institute from where the candidate is appearing or has appeared.
BSc (Hons) or equivalent degree holders or students enrolled in Integrated MS-PhD program with at least 55% marks for general and OBC (Non Creamy layer) candidates; 50% marks for SC/ST, physically and visually handicapped candidates are also eligible to apply. Candidates with bachelor’s degree will be eligible for CSIR fellowship only after getting registered/enrolled for PhD/Integrated PhD program within the validity period of two years.
The eligibility for lectureship of NET qualified candidates will be subject to fulfilling the criteria laid down by UGC. PhD degree holders who have passed Master’s degree prior to 19th September 1991, with at least 50% marks are eligible to apply for Lectureship only.
For JRF (NET)- Maximum 28 years as on 01.01.2017. For LS (NET)- No upper age limit.
Scheme of Exam:
(i) Life Sciences; (ii) Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences; (iii) Mathematical Sciences
(iv) Chemical Sciences; (v) Physical Sciences
Total Marks: 200
- Morning Session:9.00AM-12.00 Noon
- Afternoon Session: 2.00 PM-5.00 PM
Total duration: 3hrs
Syllabus of the test:
The question paper shall be divided into three parts, (A, B & C) as per syllabus & Scheme of Exam.
Part 'A' shall be common to all subjects. This part shall contain questions pertaining to General Aptitude with emphasis on logical reasoning, graphical analysis, analytical and numerical ability, quantitative comparison, series formation, puzzles etc.
Part 'B' shall contain subject-related conventional Multiple Choice questions (MCQs), generally covering the topics given in the syllabus.
Part 'C' shall contain higher value questions that may test the candidate's knowledge of scientific concepts and/or application of the scientific concepts. The questions shall be of analytical nature where a candidate is expected to apply the scientific knowledge to arrive at the solution to the given scientific problem.
Syllabus & Scheme of Exam of single MCQ Paper may be seen at CSIR website: www.csirhrdg.res.in.
How to Apply:
Candidates may apply Online through a link available at CSIR, HRDG Website: http://www.csirhrdg.res.in/
Category and Fees
1. General: Rs. 1000/-
2. Other Backward Classes(OBC)-Non Creamy Layer Rs. 500/-
3. SC/ST/Physically Handicapped (PH) or Visually Handicapped (VH ): Rs. 250/-
The test will be held at 27 Centres spread all over India, as specified below:
Bangalore, Bhavnagar, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Guntur, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Imphal, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Jorhat, Karaikudi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Nagpur, Pilani, Pune, Raipur, Roorkee, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur and Varanasi.
UGC JRF and NET Exam 2017 would be conducted on 18th June , 2017
Date of Single MCQ Examination: Tentatively on 18.06.2017.
Schedule for Online Application: 08.02.2017 to 08.03.2017.
Last date of receipt of duly completed hard copy of online application: 14.03.2017.
Notification: It is notified that CBSE will conduct the next UGC-NET for Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor on 18th June, 2017 at selected cities across India. Detailed notification will be made available on website www.cbsenet.nic.in by 15th October 2017.
CSIR - UGC JRF and NET Exam 2017 Notification