NTA announces UGC NET and CSIR-UGC NET June 2020
National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced the UGC National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET) and the Joint CSIR-UGC NET to be held in June, 2020.
The two tests are for eligibility for Junior Research Fellowship and eligibility for Assistant Professor positions in Universities and Colleges.
Both the tests will be held in Computer Based Mode in two sessions on the specified dates, with the first session being from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and the second from 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm. The tests will have Multiple Choice Questions only.
Eligibility for both the tests will be a Masters Degree/Equivalent as per the subject of the test with the marks specified in the Information Bulletin. There will be age restrictions for JRF.
UGC NET: UGC NET June 2020 will be held in 81 subjects between 15th June and 20th June 2020. The Test will comprise of two papers without any break between the two papers. Paper 1 carrying 100 marks will have 50 questions while Paper II carrying 200 marks will have 100 questions. Results can be expects by 5th July, 2020.
Applications for UGC NET can be submitted online, at https://ugcnet.nta.nic.in/ latest by 11.50 pm on 16 April 2020. Application fee can be paid by 11.50 pm on 17 April 2020.
Application fee is Rs.1000/- for General applicants. It is Rs.500/- for General-EWS and OBC NCL categories and Rs.250/- for SC/ST/PwD/Transgender applicants. Fee can be paid using Credit Card/Debit Card/Net-Banking/Paytm
Information Bulletin for UGC-NET June 2020 is available at https://ugcnet.nta.nic.in/
CSIR-UGC NET: Joint CSIR (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research)-UGC NET will be held on 21st June 2020, for following subjects- Life Sciences; Physical Sciences; Chemical Sciences; Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences and Mathematical Sciences. The test will have a single paper with 3 sections all of which are compulsory. The number of questions and the number of questions to be answered will vary depending on the subject. Results can be expects by second week of July, 2020.
Information Bulletin for Joint CSIR-UGC NET June 2020, is available at https://csirnet.nta.nic.in/
Applications for Joint CSIR-UGC NET can be submitted online, at https://csirnet.nta.nic.in/ latest by 11.50 pm on 15 April 2020. Application fee can be paid by 11.50 pm on 16 April 2020. Application fee is Rs.1000/- for General and General-EWS applicants. It is Rs.500/- for OBC NCL category and Rs.250/- for SC/ST. Fee can be paid using Credit/Debit Card/Net-Banking/UPI/Paytm. There is no application fee for PwD applicants.
More details are available in the Information Bulletins.