CBSE National Eligibility Test January 2017

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UGC NET Entrance Exam 2017

On behalf of UGC, the Central Board of Secondary Education announces holding of the National Eligibility Test ( NET ) on 22nd January, 2017 ( Sunday ) 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 90 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.

The result of the UGC NET to be held on 22nd January, 2017 will be made available on the websites : www.cbsenet.nic.in as and when it is declared. The candidate 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 Assistant Professor. 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.

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 January 2017 Eligibility

UGC NET January 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 (list attached page No. 22 to 48) in Humanities ( including languages ) and Social Science, Computer Science & Applications, Electronic Science etc. (list of subjects of post graduation attached at page No. 19 to 20) 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 in item No.14 ( on page 12 – 13 ), 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 ( Confirmation Page ) 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 January 2017 Age Limit & Relaxation

(i) Junior Research Fellowship : Not more than 28 years as on 01st January, 2017. 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 postgraduation 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 grounds 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 ) 2017

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 June 2002, are exempted from appearing in NET, being eligible to apply for Assistant Professor anywhere in India. For SET held from 1st June 2002 onwards, the qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor only.

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UGC NET January 2017 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 22nd January, 2017 ( 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 17 and 18. 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 prepared 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 by using the formula mentioned below :

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 the 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 who have disability of less than 40% .

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.

iv) The candidates with disability should fill in the type and percentages of disability correctly in the online application form of NET Jan, 2017.

v) An amount of Rs. 1000/- ( Rs. One thousand only ) will be paid to the scribe by the Center Superintendent on the day of examination for all papers.

iv) UGC NET 2017 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.

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

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UGC NET January 2017 Exam Centres

The candidates have to select any four cities of their choice for examination of NET January, 2017. 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 January Exam Centres 2017 List

CODE NO. STATE CITIES OF EXAMINATION CODE NO. STATE CITIES OF EXAMINATION
1 ANDHRA PRADESH GUNTUR 46 JALGAON
2 TIRUPATI 47 KOLHAPUR
3 VISAKHAPATNAM 48 MUMBAI
4 ANDAMAN &
NICOBAR ISLANDS
PORTBLAIR 49 NAGPUR
5 ARUNACHAL PRADESH ITANAGAR 50 SOLAPUR
6 ASSAM GUWAHATI 51 PUNE
7 SILCHAR ( ASSAM ) 52 MANIPUR IMPHAL
8 DIBRUGARH 53 MEGHALAYA SHILLONG
9 TEZPUR 54 MIZORAM AIZAWAL
10 BIHAR BHAGALPUR 55 NAGALAND KOHIMA
11 PATNA 56 ORISSA BERHAMPUR
12 CHANDIGARH CHANDIGARH 57 BHUBANESWAR
13 CHHATISHGARH BILASPUR 58 SAMBALPUR
14 RAIPUR 59 PUDUCHERRY PUDUCHERRY
15 DELHI NEW DELHI 60 PUNJAB AMRITSAR
16 GOA GOA 61 PATIALA
17 GUJARAT AHMEDABAD 62 RAJASTHAN AJMER
18 PATAN 63 BIKANER
19 RAJKOT 64 JAIPUR
20 VADODARA 65 JODHPUR
21 HARYANA FARIDABAD 66 KOTA
22 HISSAR 67 UDAIPUR
23 KURKSHETRA 68 SIKKIM GANGTOK ( SIKKIM )
24 MURTHAL ( SONEPAT ) 69 TAMIL NADU CHENNAI
25 HIMACHAL PRADESH DHARMSHALA 70 COIMBATORE
26 SHIMLA 71 MADURAI
27 JAMMU & KASHMIR JAMMU 72 TIRUCHIRAPALLI
28 SRINAGAR ( J & K ) 73 TELANGANA HYDERABAD
29 JHARKHAND RANCHI 74 WARANGAL
30 KARNATAKA BENGALURU 75 TRIPURA AGARTALA
31 DHARWAD 76 UTTAR PRADESH AGRA
32 GULBARGA 77 ALIGARH
33 MANGALORE 78 ALLAHABAD
34 MYSORE 79 BAREILLY
35 KERELA KOCHI 80 GORAKHPUR
36 KOZKIKODE 81 KANPUR
37 THIRVANANTHAPURAM 82 LUCKNOW
38 MADHYA PRADESH BHOPAL 83 MEERUT
39 GWALIOR 84 VARANASI
40 INDORE 85 UTTARAKHAND DEHRADUN
41 JABALPUR 86 NAINITAL
42 REWA 87 SRINAGAR( UTTRAKHAND )
43 Ujjain 88 WEST BENGAL BURDWAN
44 MAHARASHTRA AMRAVATI 89 DARJEELING
45 AURANGABAD 90 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 January 2017 Application Form

How to Apply for UGC NET January 2017

Steps for submission of UGC NET Online Application Form :

i) Candidate seeking admission to the Test ( UGC NET, January 2017 ) 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 as mentioned under 6 ( ii & iii ) on page 6.

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 order 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 2017 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 January 2017 Admit Card

It may be noted that the admission card will be uploaded on the website www.cbsenet.nic.in in the third week of December, 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 January, 2017

Paper – 1 Paper – 2 Paper – 3
Dates of Examination 22nd January, 2017 22nd January, 2017
22nd January, 2017
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 January 2017

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 2017 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  100  Yoga

*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 January 2017 Exam Result

UGC NET January 2017 Exam Date :

UGC NET January Entrance 2017 Exam Date : 22nd January, 2017

UGC NET January 2017 Result Date :

UGC NET 2017 Result Date : UGC NET 2017 Entrance Exam Results likely to be declared in the month of February, 2017.

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UGC NET January 2017 Important Dates

S. No

Events

Date

1.

 Submission of online application form 17th October, 2016

2.

 Last date for Applying Online 16th November, 2016

3.

 Last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank challan, at any branch of or through credit / debit card 17th November, 2016

4.

 Correction in Particulars of application form on the website 22nd – 29th November, 2016

5.

 Uploading of Admit Card 21st December, 2016

6.

 Date of Examination 22nd January, 2017

Useful Links

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