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UNIVERSITY GRANTS COMMISSION
NATIONAL EDUCATIONAL TESTING (NET) BUREAU
UGC NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY TEST FOR JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP AND ELIGIBILITY FOR LECTURESHIP – DECEMBER,2009
Last date for receipt of duly completed Application Forms at the respective Test Centres is
06-11-2009. Candidates should submit their Application Forms only to the Registrar of the
university from where they wish to appear in the Test as indicated in item 10 below. The
application must be strictly as per the prescribed format. APPLICATION SENT DIRECTLY
TO THE UGC OFFICE WILL NOT BE ENTERTAINED.
1) The University Grants Commission announces holding of the National Eligibility
Test (NET) on 27th December, 2009 (Sunday) for determining the eligibility of
Indian nationals for the Award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) and
eligibility for Lectureship in Indian universities and colleges. UGC will conduct
NET in 77 (seventy seven) subjects (listed under item no. 9) at 66 (sixty six) selected
University Centres (listed under Item no. 10) spread across the country.
The result of the UGC-NET held on 28th June, 2009 and the one to be held on 27th
December, 2009 will be made available on the UGC website : www.ugc.ac.in and
shall also be published in the Employment News as and when it is declared. The
candidates will not be individually intimated about their result.
The candidates who qualify for the award of Junior Research Fellowship are eligible
to pursue research in the subject of their post-graduation or in a related subject and
are also eligible for Lectureship. The universities, institutions, IITs and other national
organizations may select the JRF awardees for whole time research work in
accordance with the procedure prescribed by them. The award of JRF will depend on
the performance of the candidate in all three papers of NET. However, the candidates
qualifying exclusively for Lectureship will not be considered for award of JRF.
Candidates appearing in NET should clearly specify in the prescribed Application
Form whether they are applying for both JRF & eligibility for Lectureship OR only
for eligibility for Lectureship. Candidates who qualify the Test for eligibility for
Lectureship will be governed by the rules and regulations for recruitment of Lecturers
of the concerned universities/colleges/state governments, as the case may be.
Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Visually Handicapped (VH)/Physically
Handicapped (PH) candidates will be given such special concessions as may be
decided by the Commission.
2) JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP :
Candidates qualifying for the award of Junior Research Fellowship will be eligible to
receive fellowship of UGC under various schemes, subject to finding their placement
in universities/IITs/institutions. The validity period of the offer is two years w.e.f. the
date of issue of JRF Award Letter. However, in case the candidates have already
joined M.Phil/Ph.D., the date of commencement of fellowship shall be from the date
of declaration of NET result or date of their joining, whichever is later.
EXAM. DATE : 27-12-2009 CLOSING DATE : 06-11-2009
3) CONDITIONS OF ELIGIBILITY :
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 in Humanities (including languages) and Social Sciences,
Computer Science & Applications, Electronic Science etc. are eligible for this
Test. The Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Physically Handicapped
(PH)/Visually Handicapped (VH) 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 JRF/Lectureship eligibility only after they have passed
their Master’s degree examination or equivalent with at least 55% marks (50% in
case of SC/ST/PH/VH 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.
iii) The Ph.D. degree holders whose Master’s level examination had been completed
by 19th September, 1991 (irrespective of date of declaration of result) shall be
eligible for a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks (i.e., from 55% to 50%) for
appearing in NET.
iv) Candidates are advised to appear in the subject of their post-graduation
only. The candidates whose post-graduation subject is not covered in the list of
subjects in item No. 9, may appear in a related subject.
v) Candidates seeking concession in fee are required to submit attested copy of
their OBC/SC/ST/PH/VH certificate along with their Application Forms.
Other candidates are not required to submit any certificates/documents in support
of their eligibility alongwith the Application Form. Therefore, the candidates, in
their own interest, must satisfy themselves about their eligibility for the Test. In
the event of any ineligibility being detected by the Commission at any stage, their
candidature will be cancelled and they shall be liable for legal action.
4) AGE LIMIT & RELAXATION :
i) Junior Research Fellowship : Not more than 28 years as on 01.12.2009. A
relaxation upto 5 years is provided to the candidates belonging to
SC/ST/OBC/PH/VH categories and to women applicants. Relaxation will also be
provided to the candidates having research experience, limited to the period spent
on research in the relevant/related subject of post-graduation degree, subject to a
maximum of 5 years, on production of a certificate from appropriate authority.
Three years’ relaxation in age will be permissible to the candidates possessing
L.L.M. Degree. Total age relaxation on the above ground(s) shall not exceed five
years under any circumstances.
ii) Lectureship : No upper age limit.
5) EXEMPTION (ELIGIBILITY FOR LECTURESHIP) :
i) NET/SET shall remain the minimum eligibility condition for recruitment and
appointment of Lecturers in Universities/Colleges/Institutions. Provided,
however, that candidates, who are or have been awarded Ph.D Degree in
compliance of the “University Grants Commission (minimum standards and
procedure for award of Ph.D. Degree), Regulation 2009, shall be exempted from
the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET/SET for recruitment
and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in
Universities/Colleges/Institutions.” The candidates who have passed the
UGC/CSIR JRF examination prior to 1989 are also exempted from appearing in
ii) For SET Candidates: The candidates who have cleared the State Eligibility Test
(SET) accredited by UGC for eligibility for Lectureship held prior to 1st June
2002, are exempted from appearing in NET, being eligible to apply for
Lectureship anywhere in India. For SET held from 1st June 2002 onwards, the
qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post of lecturer only in the
universities/ colleges belonging to the state from where they have cleared their
SET. All SET qualified candidates are also eligible to appear in NET, if they so
6) EXAMINATION FEE AND MODE OF PAYMENT :
For General candidates, the examination fee is Rs.450/-; for Other Backward
Classes (OBC), the fee is Rs. 225/- and for SC/ST/PH/VH candidates, it is Rs.
110/-. The fee should be paid in the form of a single crossed demand draft from
any Government of India Bank/Scheduled Government Bank payable at their
Service Branch, New Delhi/Delhi only with six months’ validity drawn in favour
of the Secretary, U.G.C., New Delhi. Fee once paid, will not be refunded under
7) SCHEME AND DATE OF TEST :
(i) The Test will consist of three papers. All the three papers will be held on 27th
December, 2009 in two separate sessions as under :
Session Paper Marks Duration
First I 100 1¼ Hours (09.30 A.M. to 10.45 A.M.)
First II 100 1¼ Hours (10.45 A.M. to 12.00 NOON)
Second III 200 2½ Hours (01.30 P.M. to 04.00 P.M.)
Paper-I shall be of general nature, intended to assess the teaching/research
aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test reasoning ability,
comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate. UGC
has decided to provide choice to the candidates from the December 2009 UGCNET
onwards. Sixty (60) multiple choice questions of two marks each will be
given, out of which the candidate would be required to answer any fifty (50). In
the event of the candidate attempting more than fifty questions, the first fifty
questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated
Paper-II shall consist of short questions based on the subject selected by the
candidate. Each of these papers will consist of a Test Booklet containing 50
objective type questions of two marks each. The candidate will have to mark the
response for each question on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) sheet provided
alongwith the Test Booklet. The detailed instructions for filling up the OMR
Sheet will be sent to the candidate along with the Admit Card.
Paper-III will consist of only descriptive questions from the subject selected by
the candidate. The candidate will be required to attempt questions in the space
provided in the Test Booklet. The format of Paper-III has been revised w.e.f.
June,2005 UGC-NET and is available on the UGC website www.ugc.ac.in.
Paper-III will be evaluated only for those candidates who are able to secure the
minimum qualifying marks in Paper-I and Paper-II, as per the table given in the
CATEGORY PAPER M– IINIPMAUPEMR Q –U IAI LIPFAYPINEGR M- IA +R PKASP ER - II
GENERAL/OBC 40 40 100 (50 %)
PH/VH 35 35 90 (45 %)
SC/ST 35 35 80 (40 %)
The minimum qualifying criteria for award of JRF is as follows :
CATEGORY MINIMUM QUALIFYING MARKS PAPER – I PAPER– II PAPER-I + PAPER- II PAPER-III
GENERAL/OBC 40 40 100 (50 %) 100 (50 %)
PH/VH 35 35 90 (45 %) 90 (45 %)
SC/ST 35 35 80 (40 %) 80 (40 %)
However, the final qualifying criteria for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and
Eligibility for Lectureship shall be decided by UGC before declaration of result.