UGC-NET to be conducted this December

UGC-NET to be conducted this December

UGC-NET to be conducted this December

UGC-NET December 2016 is conducted by the National education testing Bureau of University Grants Commission (UGC), National Eligibility Test (NET) or the UGC-NET entrance exam determines the eligibility for the lectureship and for award of the Junior Research Fellowship for the Indian Nationals in order to ensure that these are the minimum standards for the entrants in the teaching profession and the research. The Entrance exam is conducted in following subjects

1. Humanities

2. Social Sciences

3. Forensic Science

4. Environmental Science

5. Computer Science and the Applications

6.Electronic Science.

This year the exam is supposed to be conducted on December 30th.

The Eligibity criteria:

Test Pattern:

The test comprises three objective type papers spread over two sessions:




Number of Question





60 out of which 50 question to be attempted

1¼ Hours (09.30 A.M. to 10.45 A.M.)




50 questions all are compulsory

1¼ Hours (10.45 A.M. to 12.00 Noon)




75 questions all are compulsory

2 ½ Hours (01.30 P.M. to 4.00 P.M.)

There will be three papers

Paper -I: The questions will be asked general in nature, like the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It is basically designed to test the reasoning ability, test the comprehension, check the divergent thinking and the general awareness of the candidate.60 multiple choice questions of two marks each will be given out of which the candidate would be required to answer any 50.In the event of the candidate attempting more than 50 questions the first 50 questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated.

Paper 2: It consists of 50 objective type compulsory questions that are based on the subject selected by the candidate. Here each question will carry two marks.

Paper 3: The paper consists of the 75 objective type compulsory questions from the subjects selected by the candidate. The question here will carry two marks. All the required questions of paper -II and Paper-

II will be the compulsory that will be covering the entire syllabus.


List of co-coordinating institutes


General Candidates

Rs 450/

Other Backward Classes (Non creamy layer, as per the Central list of OBC available on website)

Rs 225/

SC/ST/PWD candidates

Rs 110/

List of co-coordinating Institutes

UGC-NET Result declaration


Minimum Marks (%) to be obtained

Paper – I

Paper – II

Paper– III


40 (40%)

40 (40%)

75 (50 %)

OBC(Non-creamy layer)

35 (35%)

35 (35%)

67.5 (45 %) rounded off to 68


35 (35%)

35 (35%)

60 (40 %)

1. Aspirants must obtain the minimum marks in the NET to be considered eligible for the award of JRF and for the post of Assistant Professor. Aspirants should obtain the following minimum marks separately in the Paper-I, Paper-II and the Paper-III.

If the candidates have cleared step I, a merit list will be prepared the subject wise and category wise using the aggregate marks of all the three papers secured by such candidates.

Top 15% candidates from the merit list mentioned under step II will be declared NET qualified for the eligibility for Assistant Professor only.

The Separate merit list for the award of JRF will be prepared from the amongst the NET qualified figuring in the merit list prepared under the step III.

Important Dates:

Important dates:



Last date for Applying Online & generation of filled Bank Challan for Fee.

October 30, 2016

Last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank Challan, at any branch of State Bank of India (SBI).

November 02, 2016

Last date of taking printout of Application Form, Attendance Slip and Admit Card from UGC website (

November 05, 2016

Last date for receiving the printout of online Application Form (one copy) and Attendance Slip (one copy) at the respective Coordinating University opted by the candidate (with fee receipt & category certificate(s) )

November 09, 2016


December 29, 2016

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0 # Rohan 2019-09-13
Hii, I am from Kheda, please tell me the duration of B.Ed course
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0 # Jagan 2019-09-14
Hello, Good to see that you are from Kheda, the duration of B.Ed course is 2 years
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0 # Rohan Older than three months
Hii, I am from Zind, I want to do M.Ed, but I have not B.Ed, is it possible?
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
No NCTE approved M.Ed colleges/universities in Zind or any other place admit the students only after B.Ed
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0 # Lakshay Older than three months
Hello. I am from Idukki, plz tell me What are the points to consider for selecting a B. Ed college?
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0 # Jagan Older than three months
You should consider the fee structure and if you consider doing this course from other place except Idukki, you should consider hostel facilities, you shouldalso consider whether the subject in which you wish to continue this course is available in the college.
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0 # Aayush Older than three months
Hello, I am from Anantapur plz tell me admission to B. Ed to IGNOU is made through entrance test?
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0 # Jagan Older than three months
hii, good to know that you are from Anantapur, Yes, Admission to B. Ed in IGNOU is made through B. Ed Entrance Test, which is generally conducted during the month of October/September each year.
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0 # Vivaan Older than three months
Hii, I am from Jaisalmer, plz tell me Do all the IIMs provide a degree or Diploma?
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
Hello, good to see that you are from Jaisalmer, The IIMs provide a diploma certificate at the completion of the course.
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