Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC) released National Eligibility Test (NET) notification. The examination is conducted to select candidates for the role of Assistant Professor/Lecturer and for Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) in Indian Universities and Colleges. All the candidates who are interested can check the eligibility criteria and apply online from the direct link provided below. The registration process for CBSE UGC NET 2017 is going to start from 17th October 2016 and the last date for registrations is 16th November 2016.

CBSE UGC NET Notification 2017:

The University Grants Commission (UGC) of India is a statutory body set up by the Indian Union government in 1956, and is charged with coordination, determination and maintenance of standards of higher education. Its headquarters is in New Delhi, and six regional centers in Pune, Bhopal, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Guwahati and Bangalore. UGC, along with CSIR currently conducts NET for appointments of teachers in colleges and universities. It has made NET qualification mandatory for teaching at Graduation level and at Post Graduation level since July 2009. It conducts NET examination twice a year. It has already conducted the examination in the month of June/July 2016. Now, UGC is going to conduct NET 2017 examination in the month of January 2017. Candidates who are interested and eligible can apply online as the registration process has been started. Read the below article for more details.

Name of the Organization: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

Name of the Examination: National Eligibility Test (NET) 2017

Important Dates:

  • Start of Online Application: 17th October 2016
  • Last Date to Apply: 16th November 2016
  • Date of the Exam: 22nd January 2017

Eligibility Criteria:

The candidates should have acquired a Master’s degree in the relevant discipline from a recognized university or institute. The candidates who have appeared or will be appearing in the final year or whose result is still awaited or candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for this test.

Age Limit:

Junior Research Fellowship: Not more than 28 years as on 01.12.2015. Age relaxation will be applicable as per rules.