CBSE UGC NET 2017 Notification: The Central Board of Secondary Education has recently released the CBSE UGC NET 2017 Notification. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducts UGC NET twice in a year on the behalf of the University Grants Commission (UGC). In the latest CBSE NET 2017 Notification, the CBSE UGC NET Jan 2017 Exam Dates have been announced. The UGC NET 2017 is scheduled to be held on 22nd January 2017.
CBSE UGC NET 2017 Notification and Exam Details:
The CBSE conducts UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) to select the qualified and eligible candidates for the Assistant Professor Posts and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF). It is a central level exam and will be conducted all across India at the selected centres.
The board is going to publish the detailed CBSE UGC NET Jan 2017 Notification very soon i.e. on 15th October 2016 giving all the important exam details like availability of the CBSE NET Jan 2017 Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, and others.
Eligibility Criteria for CBSE UGC NET 2017:
Educational Qualification: The candidates, who want to appear for the CBSE UGC NET 2017, should have attained Master’s degree in the relevant field area from a recognized university or institute. Also, the candidates who are in the final year of the master’s program or are waiting for the result of the final year to be declared can also appear for the exam.
Age Limit: For Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), the upper age limit for the candidates is 28 years and for Assistant Professor Posts, there is no upper age limit.
About the UGC NET Exam:
- The UGC NET exam is conducted to determine the eligibility of the Indian Nationals for the Assistant Professor or Junior Research Fellowship (JRF).
- On 10th July 2016, the UGC NET was conducted at 89 cities across the country in 83 subjects.
- The candidates who get qualified for the award of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) are eligible to pursue the research work in the subject of their master’s or in an associated subject and are also eligible for the Assistant Professor post.
- The eligibility of a candidate for the JRF or Assistant Professor or both will depend upon the performance of the candidate in all three exams of the UGC NET Jan 2017. Also, the candidate who will be eligible for Assistant Professor post exclusively will not be considered for the JRF.
Important Dates for CBSE NET Jan 2017
- Detailed Notification Publication Date: 15th October 2016
- Tentative Last Date to apply for UGC NET Jan 2017: November 2016
- Date of the UG NET Exam: 22nd January 2017
The detailed CBSE UGC NET 2017 Notification will be released on October 15 on the official website of the CBSE UGC NET. We are going to give the direct link of the notification once released by the board. So, the candidates should stay tuned to get the latest information at a click!