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Last Date to Apply: 19-11-2018
National Eligibility Test - Job Details Date of Posting: 21-09-2018

National Eligibility Test (NET) conducts on Council Of Scientific And Industrial Research Human Resource Development Group

Joint CSIR-UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Lectureship

The Test will be held in the subjects mentioned below: (i) Chemical Sciences (ii) Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences (iii) Life Sciences (iv) Mathematical Sciences (v) Physical Sciences 

Qualification :M.Sc or equivalent degree/ Integrated BS-MS/BS-4 years/BE/BTech/BPharma/MBBS with at least 55% marks for General (UR) and OBC candidates and 50% for SC/ST, Persons with Disability (PwD) candidates. Candidates enrolled for M.Sc or having completed 10+2+3 years of the above qualifying examination as on the closing date of online submission of application form, are also eligible to apply in the above subject under the Result Awaited (RA) category on the condition that they complete the qualifying degree with requisite percentage of marks within the validity period of two years to avail the fellowship from the effective date of award. Such candidates will have to submit the attestation form duly certified by the Head of the Department/Institute from where the candidate is appearing or has appeared. B.Sc (Hons) or equivalent degree holders or students enrolled in Integrated MS-PhD program with at least 55% marks for General (UR) and OBC candidates; 50% marks for SC/ST, Persons with Disability (PwD) candidates are also eligible to apply. Candidates with bachelor’s degree 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.

Candidates possessing only Bachelor’s degree are eligible to apply only for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and not for Lectureship (LS). Specification of degrees (whether Bachelor’s or Master’s) as notified by the UGC in its Gazette Notification No. F. 5-1/2013 (CPP-II) dated 5 th July, 2014 and as amended from time to time, shall apply. The eligibility for lectureship of NET qualified candidates will be subject to fulfilling the criteria laid down by UGC. Ph.D degree holders who have passed Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991 with at least 50% marks are eligible to apply for Lectureship only.

For JRF (NET): Maximum 28 years as on 01-07-2018 

For Lectureship (NET): No upper age limit.

JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP STIPENDThe stipend of a JRF selected through CSIR-UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) will be Rs.25,000/ p.m. for the first two years. In addition, annual contingent grant of Rs.20,000/- per fellow will be provided to the University / Institution. The Fellowship will be governed by terms and conditions of CSIR, UGC or Research Scheme, as applicable.

The test will be held at 27 Centres spread all over India, as specified along with centre codes below:

Bangalore (1) 

Delhi (8)

Jorhat (15) 

Raipur (22)

Bhavnagar (2) 

Guntur (9) 

Karaikudi (16) 

Roorkee (23)

Bhopal (3) 

Guwahati (10) 

Kolkata (17) 

Srinagar (24)

Bhubaneshwar (4) 

Hyderabad (11) 

Lucknow (18) 

Thiruvananthapuram (25)

Chandigarh (5) 

Imphal (12) 

Nagpur (19) 

Udaipur (26)

Chennai (6)

Jammu (13) 

Pilani (20) 

Varanasi (27)

Cochin (7) 

Jamshedpur (14) 

Pune (21)

Examination Fee:
 General Rs. 1000/- 2. Other Backward Classes(OBC)-Non Creamy Layer Rs. 500/- 3. SC/ST/ Persons with Disability (PwD) Rs. 250/


CSIR has scheduled the Joint CSIR-UGC Test tentatively on Sunday 16th Dec., 2018



About Council of Scientific & Industrial Research CSIR

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR),India, a premier national R&D organisation, is among the world's largest publicly funded R&D organisation. CSIR's pioneering sustained contribution to S&T human resource development is acclaimed nationally. Human Resource Development Group (HRDG), a division of CSIR realises this objective through various grants, fellowship schemes etc.