CBSE National Eligibility Test June 2016

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UGC NET

UGC NET Entrance Exam 2016

On behalf of UGC, the Central Board of Secondary Education announces holding of the National Eligibility Test ( NET ) for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for the Eligibility for Assistant Professor only or junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor Both in Indian universities and colleges.

CBSE will conduct NET in 84 subjects at 89 selected Cities of Examination spread across the country.

The award of JRF and Eligibility for Assistant Professor both OR Eligibility for Assistant Professor only will depend on the performance of the candidate in all three papers of NET. However, the candidates qualifying exclusively for Assistant Professor will not be considered for award of JRF.

Candidate appearing in NET should clearly specify in the prescribed Application Form whether they are applying for both JRF & Eligibility for Assistant Professor both OR only for eligibility for Assistant Professor. Candidates who qualify the Test for eligibility for Assistant Professor will be governed by the rules and regulations for recruitment of Assistant Professor of the concerned universities / colleges / state governments, as the case may be.

Scheduled Caste ( SC ) / Scheduled Tribe ( ST ) / Persons with Disability ( PWD ) / Other Backward Classes ( OBC ) ( Non creamy layer ), as per the central list of Other Backward Classes available on National Commission for Backward Classes ( NCBC ), Government of India website www.ncbc.nic.in, candidate will be given such special concessions as may be decided by the UGC.

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 their finding 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 who 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.

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CBSE NET June 2016 Eligibility

UGC NET June Exam Eligibility Conditions

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 Science, Computer Science & Applications, Electronic Science etc are eligible for this Test. The Other Backward Classes ( OBC ) belonging to non – creamy layer / Scheduled Caste ( SC ) / Scheduled Tribe ( ST ) / persons with disability ( PWD ) 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 Junior Research Fellowship / eligibility for Assistant professor only after they have passed their Master’s Degree examination OR equivalent with at least 55% marks ( 50% marks in case of OBC ( Non – creamy layer ) / SC / ST / PWD ( persons with disability ) 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, may appear in a related subject.

v) Candidates are neither required to send any certificates / documents in support of their eligibility nor printout of their Application Form to CBSE. However 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 UGC / CBSE at any stage, their candidature will be cancelled and they shall be liable for legal action.

vi) Candidates having post – graduate diploma / certificate awarded by Indian University / Institute or foreign degree / diploma / certificate awarded by the foreign University / institute should in their own interest, ascertain the equivalence of their diploma / degree / certificate with Master’s degree of recognized Indian universities from Association of Indian Universities ( AIU ), New Delhi. www.aiuweb.org.

UGC NET June 2016 Age Limit & Relaxation

(i) Junior Research Fellowship : Not more than 28 years as on 01st July, 2016. A relaxation up to 5 years is provided to the candidates belonging to OBC ( Non – creamy layer, as per the Central list of OBC available on website www.ncbc.nic.in ) SC / ST / PWD 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) Assistant Professor : There is no upper age limit for applying for eligibility for Assistant Professor.

Exemption ( UGC Eligibility for Assistant Professor ) 2016

i) NET / SLET / SET shall remain the minimum eligibility condition for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professors in Universities / Colleges / Institutions. Provided however, that candidates, who are or have been awarded a Ph. D. Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission ( Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of the Ph.D. Degree ) Regulations, 2009, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET / SELT / SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities / Colleges / Institutions.

ii) The candidates who have passed the UGC / CSIR JRF examination prior to 1989 are also exempted from appearing in NET.

iii) For SET Candidates : The candidates who have cleared the States Eligibility Test ( SET ) accredited by UGC for eligibility for Assistant Professor held prior to 1st Dec 2002, are exempted from appearing in NET, being eligible to apply for Assistant Professor anywhere in India. For SET held from 1st Dec 2002 onwards, the qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor only in the universities / colleges situated in the state from where they have cleared their SET.

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UGC NET June 2016 Exam Scheme

i) UGC NET July Test will consist of three papers. All the three papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be held on 10th July, 2016 ( Sunday ) in three separate sessions as under :

Session Paper Marks Number of Question Duration
First I 100 60 out of which 50 question
to be attempted
1¼ Hours
( 9:30 AM to 10:45 AM ) IST
Second II 100 50 questions all are compulsory 1¼ Hours
(11:15 AM to 12:30 PM ) IST
Third III 150 75 questions all are compulsory 2½ Hours
( 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM ) IST

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. 60 ( sixty ) multiple choice questions of 2 marks each will be given, out of which the candidate would be required to answer any 50 ( fifty ). In the event of the candidate attempted more than 50 questions, the first 50 questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated.

Paper – II : Shall consist of 50 objective type compulsory questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.

Paper – III : Will consist of 75 objective type compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.

All the questions of Paper – II and Paper – III will be compulsory, covering entire syllabus ( including all electives, without options ).

The candidate will have to mark the responses for questions of Paper – I, Paper – II and Paper – III on the Optical Mark Reader ( OMR ) Sheet provided along with the test booklet.

The detailed instructions for filling up the OMR sheet are given on page 16 and 17. It may be noted that these instructions to candidates will not be sent to any of the candidate by post.

Procedure & Criteria for Declaration of UGC NET Result :

This will comprise of following steps :

Step I : Minimum marks to be obtained in NET for considering a candidate for the award of JRF and eligibility for Assistant Professor :

The candidates are required to obtain minimum marks separately in Paper – I, Paper – II and Paper – III as given below :

Category Minimum Marks (%) to be obtained
PAPER – I PAPER – II PAPER – III
GENERAL 40 ( 40% ) 40 ( 40% ) 75 ( 50% )
OBC ( Non – creamy layer ) PWD / SC / ST 35 ( 35% ) 35 ( 35% ) 60 ( 40% )

Step II : Amongst those candidates who have cleared step I, a merit list will be prepare subject – wise and category – wise using the aggregate marks of all the three papers secured by such candidates.

Step III : Top 15% candidates ( for each subject and category ), from the merit list mentioned under step II, will be declared NET qualified for eligibility for Assistant Professor only.

Step IV : A separate merit list for the award of JRF will be prepared from amongst the NET qualified candidates figuring in the merit list prepared under step III.

It may be noted that the above qualifying criteria decided by UGC / CBSE is final and binding.

ii) Provisions for Persons with Disability ( Including Visually Challenged Candidates )

i) Twenty five minutes compensatory time shall be provided for Paper – I and Paper – II separately. For paper – III, fifty minutes compensatory time shall be provided. These candidates, on their request, will also be provided the services of a scribe who would be a graduate in a subject other than that of the candidate. CBSE will also provide the Test Booklets of Paper – I, Paper – II & Paper – III in Braille in those subjects only which are printed in English or English and Hindi along with usual Test Booklets as provided to other candidates.

ii) The Persons with Disability ( Physically Challenged ) candidates who are not in a position to write in their own hand -writing can also avail these services of scribe by making prior request ( at least one week before the date of UGC NET ) in writing to the concerned Center Superintendent. Compensatory time and facility of scribe would not be provided to other Persons with Disability ( Physically Challenged ) candidates.

iii) The candidate has the discretion of opting for his / her own scribe or has to request the concerned Center Superintendent for the same in writing at least one week in advance of the test. In such instances the candidate is allowed to meet the scribe a day before the examination so as to verify whether the scribe is suitable or not. Those candidates who opt for their own scribe have to produce the scribe before the concerned Center Superintendent along with his / her certificates of educational qualifications at least one day before the test.

iv) UGC NET 2016 Syllabus of Test : All questions of Paper – II and Paper – III will be compulsory, covering entire syllabus ( including all electives, without options ). Syllabi for all NET subjects can be downloaded from the UGC website www.ugc.ac.in and are also available in the libraries of all Indian Universities.

CBSE will not send the syllabus to individual candidates.

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UGC NET June 2016 Exam Centres

The candidates have to select any four cities of their choice for examination of NET June, 2016. The efforts will be made to allot city of examination to the candidates in order of the choice opted by them in their application form. However, in some exceptional circumstances, a different city of nearby area may be allotted.

UGC NET June Exam Centres 2016 List

CODE NO. STATE CITIES OF EXAMINATION
1 ANDHRA PRADESH GUNTUR
2 TIRUPATI
3 VISAKHAPATNAM
4 ANDAMAN & NICOBAR ISLANDS PORTBLAIR
5 ARUNACHAL PRADESH ITANAGAR
6 ASSAM GUWAHATI
7 SILCHAR ( ASSAM )
8 DIBRUGARH
9 TEZPUR
10 BIHAR BHAGALPUR
11 PATNA
12 CHANDIGARH CHANDIGARH
13 CHHATISHGARH BILASPUR
14 RAIPUR
15 DELHI NEW DELHI
16 GOA GOA
17 GUJARAT AHMEDABAD
18 PATAN
19 RAJKOT
20 VADODARA
21 HARYANA FARIDABAD
22 HISSAR
23 KURKSHETRA
24 MURTHAL ( SONEPAT )
25 HIMACHAL PRADESH DHARMSHALA
26 SHIMLA
27 JAMMU & KASHMIR JAMMU
28 SRINAGAR ( J & K )
29 JHARKHAND RANCHI
30 KARNATAKA BENGALURU
31 DHARWAD
32 GULBARGA
33 MANGALORE
34 MYSORE
35 KERELA KOCHI
36 KOZKIKODE
37 THIRVANANTHAPURAM
38 MADHYA PRADESH BHOPAL
39 GWALIOR
40 INDORE
41 JABALPUR
42 REWA
43 Ujjain
44 MAHARASHTRA AMRAVATI
45 AURANGABAD
46 JALGAON
47 KOLHAPUR
48 MUMBAI
49 NAGPUR
50 SOLAPUR
51 PUNE

CODE NO. STATE CITIES OF EXAMINATION
52 MANIPUR IMPHAL
53 MEGHALAYA SHILLONG
54 MIZORAM AIZAWAL
55 NAGALAND KOHIMA
56 ORISSA BERHAMPUR
57 BHUBANESWAR
58 SAMBALPUR
59 PUDUCHERRY PUDUCHERRY
60 PUNJAB AMRITSAR
61 PATIALA
62 RAJASTHAN AJMER
63 BIKANER
64 JAIPUR
65 JODHPUR
66 KOTA
67 UDAIPUR
68 SIKKIM GANGTOK ( SIKKIM )
69 TAMIL NADU CHENNAI
70 COIMBATORE
71 MADURAI
72 TIRUCHIRAPALLI
73 TELANGANA HYDERABAD
74 TRIPURA AGARTALA
75 UTTAR PRADESH AGRA
76 ALIGARH
77 ALLAHABAD
78 BAREILLY
79 GORAKHPUR
80 KANPUR
81 LUCKNOW
82 MEERUT
83 VARANASI
84 UTTARAKHAND DEHRADUN
85 NAINITAL
86 SRINAGAR
( UTTRAKHAND )
87 WEST BENGAL BURDWAN
88 DARJEELING
89 KOLKATA

The List of States / Union Territories along with their Respective Codes is given below :

Code Exam Centre Code Exam Centre Code Exam Centre Code Exam Centre
01 Andhra Pradesh 10 Jammu & Kashmir 19 Odisha 28 Dadar & Nagar Havelli
02 Arunachal Pradesh 11 Karnataka 20 Punjab 29 Daman & Diu
03 Assam 12 Kerala 21 Rajasthan 30 Lakshadweep
04 Bihar 13 Madhya Pradesh 22 Sikkim 31 Puducherry
05 Delhi 14 Maharashtra 23 Tamil Nadu 32 Chhattisgarh
06 Goa 15 Manipur 24 Tripura 33 Jharkhand
07 Gujarat 16 Meghalaya 25 Uttar Pradesh 34 Uttarakhand
08 Haryana 17 Mizoram 26 West Bengal 35 Chandigarh
09 Himachal Pradesh 18 Nagaland 27 Andaman & Nicobar Islands 36 Telangana

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CBSE NET June 2016 Application Form

How to Apply for UGC NET June 2016

Steps for submission of UGC NET Online Application Form :

i) Candidate seeking admission to the Test ( UGC NET, June 2016 ) must apply online only on the CBSE website www.cbsenet.nic.in

ii) Before applying Online, the candidates must possess the scanned images as below :

iii) After filling all the details for applying online for NET the candidates have to select the option of payment of examination fee either by credit / debit card or through e-challan generated during the online filling of the application form indicating your details therein and follow the process.

iv) The candidates are required to bring a photo identity card along with their printout of online admission card on the day of examination.

v) Before applying Online, candidates are advised to go through detailed notification available on CBSE website www.cbsenet.nic.in Please note that Fee submitted through any other mode like Money Order, Demand Draft, IPO etc. will be summarily rejected.

vi) In other to avoid last minute rush, the candidates are advised to apply early enough. CBSE will not be responsible for network problems or any other problem of this nature in submission of online application during last days.

UGC NET General Instructions :

UGC NET 2016 Mode of Payment

Category General Other Backward Classes ( Non – creamy layer ), as per the Central list of OBC available on website: www.ncbc.nic.in SC / ST / PwD
Examination Fee Rupee 600/- Rupee 300/- Rupee 150/-

i) The candidates may pay the examination fee either by credit / debit card or through echallan generated during the online filling of the application form. In case of e-challan the payment should be made in the Syndicate / Canara / ICICI / HDFC Bank. In case the examination fee is paid through credit / debit card the additional processing charges as following will also be debited from the credit / debit card of the candidate.

ii) After filling all the details for applying online for NET, the candidate will have the option to select the mode of payment of examination fee either by credit / debit card or through e-challan generated during the online filling of the application form indicating their details therein.

iii) The candidates are required to check the status of fee payment at CBSE website www.cbsenet.nic.in and if the status is ‘OK’ the candidate will be able to take the printout of Confirmation Page.

In case, the fee payment status is not ‘OK’ the candidates are advised as following :

iv) Please note that fee submitted by any other mode like money order, demand draft, IPO etc. will be rejected. Fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.

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UGC NET June 2016 Admit Card

The UGC NET Entrance Exam Admit Card will be available on CBSE website.

It may be noted that the admission card will be uploaded on the website www.cbsenet.nic.in in the Third week of June, 2016. No admission cards will be sent to the candidates by post. The candidates should download their admission cards from the website to ascertain their venue of the Test as mentioned in the Admission Card and appear in the examination only at the designated examination center. No candidate will be allowed to appear at the examination center other than that allotted to him / her in the admission card.

Time Schedule for UGC NET July, 2016

Paper – 1 Paper – 2 Paper – 3
Dates of Examination 10th July, 2016
( Sunday )
10th July, 2016
( Sunday )
10th July, 2016
( Sunday )
a) Entry in the Examination Hall 7:00 AM ( IST ) 10:45 AM ( IST ) 1:30 PM ( IST )
b) Distribution of Test Booklet 9:15 AM ( IST ) 11:05 AM ( IST ) 1:50 PM ( IST )
c) Seal of the Test Booklet to be broken / opened to take out the Answer Sheet 9:25 AM ( IST ) 11:10 AM ( IST ) 1:55 PM ( IST )
d) Last entry in the Examination Hall 9:30 AM ( IST ) 11:15 AM ( IST ) 2:00 PM ( IST )
e) Test commences 9:30 AM ( IST ) 11:15 AM ( IST ) 2:00 PM ( IST )
f) Test concludes 10:45 AM ( IST ) 12:30 PM ( IST ) 4:30 PM ( IST )

CBSE NET Syllabus June 2016

Syllabus of UGC NET Test : All questions of Paper – II and Paper – III will be compulsory, covering entire syllabus ( including all electives, without options ). Syllabi for all NET subjects can be downloaded from the UGC website  www.ugc.ac.in and are also available in the libraries of all Indian Universities.

CBSE will not send the syllabus to individual candidates.

UGC NET 2016 Syllabus Subjects

The list of NET subjects along with their respective codes is as given below :

Code Subject Code Subject
1 Economics 44 German
2 Political Science 45 Japanese
3 Philosophy 46 Adult Education / Continuing Education / Andragogy / Non Formal Education
4 Psychology 47 Physical Education
5 Sociology 49 Arab Culture and Islamic Studies
6 History 50 Indian Culture
7 Anthropology 55 Labour Welfare / Personnel Management / Industrial Relations / Labour and Social Welfare / Human Resource Management
8 Commerce 58 Law
9 Education 59 Library and Information Science
10 Social Work 60 Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace Studies
11 Defence and Strategic Studies 62 Comparative Study of Religions
12 Home Science 63 Mass Communication and Journalism
14 Public Administration 65 Dance
15 Population Studies* 66 Museology & Conservation
16 Hindustani Music (Vocal/Instrumental) 67 Archaeology
17 Management 68 Criminology
18 Maithili 70 Tribal and Regional Language/Literature
19 Bengali 71 Folk Literature
20 Hindi 72 Comparative Literature
21 Kannada 73 Sanskrit Traditional Subjects (including Jyotisha / Sidhanta Jyotisha / Navya Vyakarna / Vyakarna / Mimamsa / Navya Nyaya / Sankhya Yoga / Tulanatmaka Darsana / Shukla Yajurveda / Madhva Vedanta / Dharma Sastra / Sahitya / Purana-itihasa / Agama / Advaita Vedanta )
22 Malayalam 74 Women Studies **
23 Odia 79 Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting / Sculpture / Graphics / Applies Art / History of Art)
24 Punjabi 80 Geography
25 Sanskrit 81 Social Medicine & Community Health
26 Tamil 82 Forensic Science
27 Telugu 83 Pali
28 Urdu 84 Kashmiri
29 Arabie 85 Konkani
30 English 87 Computer Science and Applications
31 Linguistics 88 Electronic Science
32 Chinese 89 Environmental Sciences
33 Dogri 90 International and Area Studies
34 Nepali 91 Prakrit
35 Manipuri 92 Human Rights and Duties
36 Assamese 93 Tourism Administration and Management
37 Gujarati 94 Bodo
38 Marathi 95 Santali
39 French 96 Karnatik Music (Vocal Instrument, Percussion)
40 Spanish 97 Rabindra  Sangeet
41 Russian 98 Percussion Instruments
42 Persian 99 Drama/ Theatre
43 Rajasthani

*The candidates with Master’s Degree in Geography (with specialization in Population Studies) or Mathematics/ Statistics are also eligible to appear in the subject “Population Studies” (Code 15)

**The candidates with Master’s Degree in Humanities (including languages) and Social Sciences are eligible to appear in subject ‘Women Studies’ (Code 74).

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UGC NET June 2016 Results

UGC NET June 2016 Entrance Exam results likely to be declared in the month of July, 2016

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UGC NET June 2016 Important Dates

S.No Events Date
1. Submission of online application form 12th April, 2016
2. Last date for Applying Online 12th May, 2016
3. Last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank challan , at any branch of ( Syndicate / Canara / ICICI / HDFC Bank )or through credit / debit card 13th May, 2016
4. Correction in Particulars of application form on the website 17th May, 2016 to 23th May, 2016
5. Date of Examination 10th July, 2016

Useful Links

To Apply : http://cbsenet.nic.in/cbsenet/Root/LoginPage.aspx

UGC NET Contact Address

Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg,
New Delhi – 110 002, India,
Phone No. : 23239627,
Email : ugcnetonline.in@gmail.com,
Website : www.ugc.ac.in / cbsenet.nic.in.

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