Online Registration for CSIR UGC NET 2018 to begin on September 25, 2018

The online registration for the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi CSIR UGC So far, the Council has released the detailed information bulletin of the exam giving details of the exam, syllabus, eligibility, date, fees, etc. Online registration for the exam will begin on September 25, 2018. Interested candidates can apply till October 15 at

CSIR, on behalf of UGC, holds the National Eligibility Test (NET) for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) and for determining eligibility for appointment of Lecturers in Chemical Sciences, Earth/ Atmospheric/ Ocean/ Planetary Sciences, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, and Physical Sciences. Candidates with M.Sc. or Integrated BS-MS/ BS-4 years/ BE/ BTech/ BPharma/ MBBS can take the exam. Those candidates possessing only Bachelor’s degree are eligible to apply only for JRF and not for Lectureship LS. Similarly, graduates will be eligible for CSIR fellowship only after getting registered/ enrolled for Ph.D./ Integrated Ph.D. program within the validity period of two years.

The maximum age limit for JRF (NET) is 28 years although there is no upper age limit for Lectureship. The question paper comprises of three sections: the first part will assess the general aptitude of the candidates while subject related MCQs will be asked in the second part. The third part will assess the scientific pursuit of the candidates. ‘The questions shall be of analytical nature where a candidate is expected to apply the scientific knowledge to arrive at the solution to the given scientific problem,’ reads the notice.

Pending Results

The CSIR June NET 2018 results are pending. For the June edition examination of 2017, CSIR had declared the result in December NET 2018) will begin on September 25, 2018, and the last date to apply online is October 15, 2018. You can apply on its official website,  The second edition of NET 2018 for science subjects will be conducted by the CSIR and the tentative date is on December 16, 2018.

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