The University Grants Commission of India (UGC India) is a statutory body set up by the Indian Union government in accordance to the UGC Act 1956 under Ministry of Human Resource Development, and is charged with coordination, determination and maintenance of standards of higher education.
It provides recognition to universities in India, and disbursements of funds to such recognised universities and colleges.
Its headquarters is in New Delhi, and has six regional centres in Pune, Bhopal, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Guwahati and Bangalore.
The National Eligibility Test (NET) OR UGC NET OR NTA-UGC-NET is the test for determining the eligibility for the post of Assistant Professor or Junior Research Fellowship(JRF) or both in Indian universities and colleges.
It has been reiteratively termed to be one of the toughest examinations in India after Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), where it's passing percentage is roughly around 3-6% per each session.
UGC NET 2019
Type Of Exam:
₹1000 (For General Candidates)
₹500 (For OBC/EWS Candidates)
₹250 (For SC/ST Candidates)
National Testing Agency (NTA) has begun the application process for UGC NET December 2019.
Candidates can apply online on the official website of NTA NET: ntanet.ac.in
December 2 to December 6, 2019
Admit Card Release Date:
November 9, 2019
The UGC NET examination will be conducted for 81 subjects.
Jobs After Clearing UGC NET:
University Grants Commission (UGC) announced in 2013 that the candidates who clear the NET successfully would be eligible for lucrative jobs in public sector undertakings (PSUs).
PSUs can use UGC-NET scores for the recruitment process of the posts of executives in their organizations in disciplines like science (R&D), management, corporate communications, human resources, and finance.
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