The University Grants Commission(UGC) has released the notification that CBSE will conduct UGC-NET for Junior Research Fellowships and Eligibility for Assistant Professor on 8th July 2018(Sunday).
The test consists of two paper as mentioned below-
The paper I- consist of 50 objective compulsory questions. Each question carries 2 marks(i.e. the paper I consist a total of 100 marks). The time duration of this paper is 1 Hour(9:30 AM to 10:30 AM IST). This paper is designed to test reasoning ability, general awareness, divergent thinking and comprehension of the candidate. The main purpose of this paper is to assess the teaching aptitude of the candidate.
Paper II- consist of 100 objective compulsory questions. Each question carries 2 marks(i.e. the paper I consist a total of 200 marks). The time duration of this paper is 2 Hour(11:00 AM to 1:00 PM IST). This paper will be based on the subject selected by the candidate.
Dates to Remember-
Starting date to apply- 06th March 2018
Last date to apply-05 April 2018
Last date for payment of fee-06th April 2018
Earlier the upper age limit for appearing in JRF was 28 years which has been extended by two years this time, i.e. the upper age limit is 30 years for the candidates( and the relaxation will remain same as were earlier).