CSIR UGC NET 2018
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CSIR UGC NET 2018 - The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has released the cut off of CSIR UGC NET 2018 for December session on April 4, 2019. The conducting body declared the result of CSIR UGC NET 2018 for the December session exam on April 3. The result has been announced in PDF format wherein the qualified candidates can find their roll numbers and rank. The authority has also released the scorecard on April 5, 2019. To check CSIR UGC NET 2018 (December session) score, candidates have to enter their roll number and date of birth in the login window. The official answer key of CSIR UGC NET for December session was released on January 17, 2019. In case of any discrepancy in the answer key, candidates could submit the representation till January 27.  CSIR UGC NET 2018 exam was conducted on December 16 in two sessions. The authority had released the CSIR UGC NET admit card on December 4, 2018. The admit card of CSIR UGC NET could be downloaded till December 16. 

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The CSIR UGC NET 2018 was conducted for awarding Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) NET and for appointing of Lecturers (NET) in subjects under the faculty of science and technology. The fellowship awarded to the successful candidates will be effective from July 1, 2019, for the period of two years for joining the fellowship under the CSIR scheme.

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Some Facts about CSIR UGC NET 2018

Name of the Exam

National Eligibility Test

Popularly known as

CSIR UGC NET

Category of the exam

National level

Conducting authority

The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Exam type

Awarding fellowship

Mode of Exam

Multiple choice questions

CSIR UGC NET Exam Dates 2018 - December Session

CSIR has declared the exam dates of CSIR UGC NET 2018 and other dates of important events. The application form has been released on September 27.  The result of the test will be declared by CSIR tentatively in March/April 2019.

CSIR UGC NET 2018 Dates

Date of filling of online application form

September 25, 2018

Last date of filling of application form

October 17, 2018 (extended)

Last date to change the examination centreOctober 30, 2018

Download of CSIR UGC NET admit card 2018

 December 4, 2018

CSIR UGC NET exam date 2018

December 16, 2018

Morning - 9 am to 12 noon

Afternoon - 2 pm to 5 pm

CSIR UGC NET Answer Key 2018January 17 to 23, 2019

Result of CSIR UCG NET 2018

April 3, 2019

CSIR UGC NET Cut off released onApril 4, 2019
Scorecard of CSIR UGC NET (December session)
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Fellowship being effective

July 1, 2019

CSIR UGC NET Result 2018

CSIR UGC NET result 2018 for December session has been declared on April 3, 2019.  The result has been announced in PDF format containing the roll numbers of the qualified candidates only. The qualified candidates will be appointed as assistant professors/lecturers and will be awarded JRF (Junior Research Fellowship). All those candidates who qualify in the exam will be awarded fellowship which will be effective from July 1, 2019.

CSIR UGC NET Answer Keys 2018

CSIR UGC NET Answer Keys 2018 is available officially. Candidates can go through the answer keys of CSIR UGC NET in order to get an idea of how well they have performed in the exam. By referring to the CSIR UGC answer keys, candidates can calculate the expected marks they have scored in the test. Candidates can also submit their representation in case of any discrepancy the official answer key through email id [email protected] by providing details like name of the candidate, roll number, subject, booklet code test booklet serial no, question no against which the representation with justification.

CSIR UGC NET Admit card 2018 

CSIR UGC NET Admit card 2018 for December session has been released by the conducting body on December 4. Candidates must download the admit card of CSIR UGC NET as it is the most important document that a candidate must carry along with them to the exam centres on the day of the test. The admit card of CSIR UGC NET 2018 contains important information regarding the candidates and the exam centres.

Candidates can download the CSIR UGC NET admit card 2018 by following these simple steps:

  • The candidates must go to the official link of CSIR UGC NET admit card 2018 ( link will be provided on this page later)

  • Candidates must login with their date of birth and the application number.

  • Candidates can download and get the CSIR UGC NET 2018 admit card printed once the information is correctly filled by them.


CSIR UGC NET Eligibility Criteria 2018

 CSIR determines the CSIR UGC NET 2018 eligibility criteria which must be fulfilled by the candidates in order to appear for the test. Aspiring candidates must go through the eligibility criteria of CSIR UGC NET before applying for the test.

 Eligibility of CSIR UGC NET 2018 is majorly determined on the following two grounds:

  • CSIR UGC NET Eligibility Criteria on the basis of educational qualifications
    Candidates must be a Master in Science or equivalent degree/Integrated BS-MS/BS- Four Years/BE/Btech/BPharma/MBBS with not less than 55% marks for general category candidate (UR) and OBC candidates and not less than 50% of marks for the SC/ST candidates and PwD candidates.

    Candidates who are 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 (under the Result Awaited (RA) category).
    Candidates who are B.Sc(Hons) or the equivalent degree holders,

    candidates enrolled in integrated MS- PhD program with not less than 55% marks for the candidates of general category (UR) and OBC and not less than 50% marks for the candidates belonging to SC/ST and PwD.

    Candidates who hold bachelor’s degree will be eligible for CSIR fellows.

    Candidates who are PhD degree holders and have passed Master’s degree before September 19, 1991, with at least 50% marks can apply for Lectureship only.

  • CSIR UGC NET Eligibility Criteria on the basis of Age

  • For JRF (NET) – The maximum age of the candidate must be 28 years as on July 1, 2018. In case of SC/ST/PwD and female candidates, the upper age limit relaxation has been provided up to 5 years. Candidates who belong to the OBC category (non-creamy layer) has been given a relaxation of 3 years in the upper age limit.

  • For LS (NET) – There is no upper age limit.

CSIR UGC NET Application Form 2018

 CSIR had released the application form of CSIR UGC NET in online mode on September 27. The application form was available till October 17, 2018. Along with filling the application form of CSIR UGC NET 2018, candidates also had to pay the application fee through online mode, using the payment gateway facility. 

CSIR UGC NET Application Form 2018

Sr.no.

Category

Application fee

1.

General

1000

2.

Other Backward Classes (OBC)- Non-creamy layer

500

3.

SC/ST/PwD

250

CSIR UGC NET Exam Centres 2018

The exam centres of CSIR UGC NET 2018 are the various venues where the exam was conducted. There were 27 cities across the country. Candidates must know the various exam centres of CSIR UGC NET so that he/she can opt for the nearest venue. The candidates were able to know about the CSIR UGC NET exam centres allotted to them once they download their admit card.

Exam Centres of CSIR UGC NET 2018

Sr.no

State/UT

Sr.no

State/UT

Sr.

State/UT

1.

Karnataka

8.

Assam

15.

Uttrakhand

2.

Gujrat

9.

Andhra Pradesh

16.

Pilani

3.

Madhya Pradesh

10.

Manipur

17.

Chhattisgarh

4.

Orissa

11.

Jammu & Kashmir

18.

Maharashtra

5.

Chandigardh

12

Jharkhand

19.

Rajasthan

6.

Tamil Nadu

13

Kerela

20.

West Bengal

7.

Delhi

14

Uttar Pradesh

 

 

CSIR UGC NET Exam Pattern 2018

CSIR UGC NET exam pattern 2018 was released by CSIR. It is very important for the candidates to go through the exam pattern of CSIR UGC NET as it helps the candidates to know about the structure of the question paper. CSIR UGC NET exam pattern 2018 includes the section from where the questions can be asked, marks distribution, and time duration of the test.

The CSIR UGC NET 2018 exam comprises of a single paper with multiple choice questions (MCQs) based on various topics from different subjects.

Exam Pattern of CSIR UGC NET 2018

Subject

Marks

(i) Life Sciences

 

 

200 marks

(ii) Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences

(iii) Mathematical Sciences

(iv) Chemical Sciences

(v) Physical Science

 CSIR UGC NET 2018 exam was conducted in two sessions - morning and afternoon session.

CSIR UGC NET 2018 Exam Schedule

Sessions

Timing

Duration

Morning session

9:00 am – 12:00 Noon

3 hours

Afternoon session

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

3 hours

CSIR UGC NET Question Papers 2018

CSIR UGC NET official question papers are released by CSIR. Candidates can go through the question papers of CSIR UGC NET before they appear for the single paper test. The previous year question papers of CSIR UGC NET help the candidates to know exactly which kind of questions are asked in the exam. Candidates can prepare for their exam in a better way by referring to the sample question papers of CSIR UGC NET 2018. 

CSIR UGC NET Syllabus 2018

CSIR has released the CSIR UGC NET syllabus 2018. Candidates must go through the syllabus of CSIR UGC NET before appearing for the exam. The CSIR UGC NET syllabus 2018 includes all the topics from where the question can be asked in the exam. By referring to the syllabus of CSIR UGC NET, candidates need not search for topics here and there.

CSIR UGC NET 2018 syllabus will have important topics from the following subjects:

1.Chemical Sciences

2.Life Sciences

3.Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences

4.Physical Sciences

5.Mathematical Sciences

CSIR UGC NET Cut Off 2018

CSIR has released the cutoff of CSIR UGC NET 2018 for December session in pdf format on April 4, 2019. The cut off for June session was published on November 30. The CSIR UCG NET cut off 2018 list is prepared by considering the cumulative marks of all parts of the exam. There is no sectional cut off. The cut off of CSIR UGC NET 2018 is released to award fellowship to deserving candidates. Candidates can check the cut-off for both June and December sessions in the tables below.

CSIR UGC NET Cut Off for JRF (June 2018)

Junior Research Fellowship (NET)
SubjectUNRESERVEDOBCSCSTPwD
Chemical
Science
48.00%41.00%33.50%25.25%25.00%
Earth
Science
56.31%48.54%41.79%41.04%32.36%
Life
Science
55.25%46.75%40.25%34.00%25.00%
Mathematical
Science
56.25%47.38%37.00%27.75%25.00%
Physical
Science
54.63%47.19%37.44%30.56%27.63%

Cut Off of CSIR UGC NET Lecturership (June 2018) 

Lectureship (NET)
SubjectUNRESERVEDOBCSCSTPwD
Chemical
Science
43.20%36.90%30.15%25.00%25.00%
Earth
Science
50.68%43.69%37.61%36.94%29.12%
Life
Science
49.73%42.08%36.23%30.60%25.00%
Mathematical
Science
50.63%42.64%33.30%25.00%25.00%
Physical
Science
49.17%42.47%33.70%27.50%25.00%

CSIR UGC NET Cut Off  for JRF NET (December 2018)

Junior Research Fellowship (NET)
SubjectUNRESERVEDOBCSCSTPwD
Chemical
Science
57.75%
49.75%
40.25%
30.25%
25.50%
Earth
Science
52.54%
45.99%
39.74%
37.99%
25.68%
Life
Science
59.25%50.50%
42.75%
37.75%
26.00%
Mathematical
Science
48.63%
41.00%
31.88%
25.25%
25.00%
Physical
Science
53.31%
45.88%
37.19%
29.19%
25.00%

Cut Off of CSIR UGC NET Lecturership (December 2018)

Lectureship (NET)
SubjectUNRESERVEDOBCSCSTPwD
Chemical
Science
51.98%
44.78%
36.23%
27.23%
25.00%
Earth
Science
47.29%
41.39%
35.77%
34.19%
25.00%
Life
Science

53.33%

45.45%
38.48%
33.98%
25.00%
Mathematical
Science
43.77%
36.90%
28.69%
25.00%
25.00%
Physical
Science
47.98%
41.29%
33.47%
26.27%
25.00%

CSIR UGC NET Selection Process 2018

Candidates will be selected for awarding Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) NET and will be appointed as Lecturers (NET) in subjects under the faculty of science and technology. The fellowship awarded will be effective from July 1, 2019 for the next two years.

CSIR UGC NET Pay Scale 2018

As per the CSIR UGC NET pay scale 2018, selected candidates will be awarded fellowship of Rs. 25,000 per month for two years. As per the pay scale of CSIR UGC NET 2018, along with this, the university/institution will be given the annual contingent grant of Rs. 20,000 per fellow for the third and the subsequent year on the basis of the progress of the fellow.

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