UGC NET Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Age limit, Qualification, Marks, Reservation
UGC NET Eligibility Criteria 2022 - The National Testing Agency (NTA) has mentioned the UGC NET 2022 eligibility criteria in the UGC NET official notification. As per the eligibility criteria of UGC NET 2022, the minimum academic qualification is post-graduation degree, those who are awaiting the result of their masters degree can also apply.
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As per the UGC NET 2022 eligibility criteria, NTA has extended the age limit for JRF to 31 years for this session only. However, there is no upper age limit for Assistant Professors/Lecturers, according to the UGC NET eligibility criteria 2022. Candidates who met the UGC NET 2022 eligibility requirements will be able to fill the application form. Those who successfully applied will be able to appear in the UGC NET exam by producing the admit card and will eventually become eligible to apply for the post of professor/researcher. The UGC NET 2022 eligibility criteria comprise of the age limit, academic qualifications and other such conditions that candidates need to fulfil to be considered eligible for UGC NET 2022. To know more about the UGC NET eligibility criteria, read the full article below.
UGC NET Eligibility Criteria 2022
Candidates must go through the UGC NET 2022 eligibility criteria before applying. UGC NET is conducted twice every year to determine the qualifying status for candidates aspiring to be JRF and Assistant Professors. Below given is the age limit for different posts under UGC NET 2022:
UGC NET Age Limit 2022
Junior Research Fellow
No upper age limit
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UGC NET Age Relaxation 2022
The UGC NET 2022 age relaxation details have been given in the table below:
Age Relaxation For UGC NET 20022
Candidates pursuing LLM degree
SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Female/Transgender
Research candidates (only on producing the certificate issued by appropriate authority)
UGC NET Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Educational Qualifications
Candidates will have to fulfil certain educational qualifications to be eligible for UGC NET exam 2022. The UGC NET 2022 educational qualifications have been specified below:
OBC/ST/SC/PWD/Transgender candidates are also required to score minimum of 50% aggregate marks in their Masters or equivalent degree.
Candidates who are currently in the final year of their Master's degree are also eligible for UGC NET 2022 given that they fulfil the educational requirements given above within two years.
According to the eligibility criteria of UGC NET 2022, PhD holders who have completed their master's degree before September 19, 1992, are eligible to get a relaxation of 5% aggregate marks.
Applicants who have a post-graduate diploma/certificate from any Indian University or institute or have completed a degree/diploma/certificate from any Foreign University or the institute must make sure that their master's degree is recognized by Indian universities from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi (aiu.ac.in).
UGC NET 2022 Eligibility Criteria - Subject Relevance (Masters)
Candidates while applying for UGC NET 2022 must make sure that they select the test for the subject they have studied in their post-graduation. In case the subject of the candidate is not given in the list given by NTA, candidates can choose the relevant subject from the list as per their preference.
UGC NET 2022 Eligibility for JRF
Candidates who are appearing for JRF are eligible for both Assistant Professors and fellowships programs. A candidate who qualifies for JRF will also be deemed qualified for a Lectureship. However, if any candidate qualifies for Lectureship won’t be considered qualified for JRF. In such a case, candidates will be considered for Lectureship only.
UGC NET Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Exemption (Eligibility for Assistant Professor)
Candidates must have qualified `NET/SET/SLAT to be appointed as Assistant Professors. In this case, the exemption (from appearing in NET/SET/SLET) will be governed by UGC regulations and amendments notified in the Gazette of India from time to time.
Candidates who have qualified for the UGC/CSIR JRF exam before the year 1990 are exempted from appearing for the UGC NET 2022 exam.
Those candidates who have qualified for the State Eligibility Tests (SETs) before the year 2002 are also exempted from appearing for UGC NET 2022. However, such candidates will have to apply for Assistant Professors in the Universities/Colleges of the state of which they have qualified the SET.
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UGC NET Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Reservations
In UGC NET the reservation policy of the Government of India is applicable as per which in central universities and Institutions the reservation of seats shall be as follows:
- 15% seats for Scheduled Castes (SC) candidates
- 7.5% seats for Scheduled Tribes (ST) candidates
- 27% seats for Other Backward Classes (OBC) Non-Creamy Layer (NCL) candidates
- 10% for General - Economically Weaker Sections candidates
- 4% seats in the above-mentioned categories for Persons with Disability (PwD) with 40% or more disability
- Reservation for Kashmiri Migrant (subject to notification from Ministry of Education for Academic Session 2022)
For detailed information on the UGC NET eligibility criteria 2002 aspirants are advised to download the UGC NET information brochure and refer to the point 5 from the page number 6.
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UGC NET Application Form 2022
NTA has extended to fill the UGC NET application form 2022 till May 31, 2022. Earlier, NTA has released the UGC NET 2022 application form on April 30 on the official website only. Interested candidates are advised to apply for UGC NET 2022 on or before the last date. The UGC NET 2022 application form is available in online mode only. Candidates are required to upload scanned copies of their photograph and signature along with the payment of the application fee to successfully complete the UGC NET 2022 application process.
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UGC NET Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Age limit, Qualification, Marks, Reservation
Question: What is the age limit for the UGC NET exam 2022?
The maximum age limit for JRF is 31 years while there is no upper age limit for the post of assistant professor.
Question: Am I guaranteed a job after clearing UGC NET 2022?
No, candidates are not guaranteed a job after clearing UGC NET 2022. The exam is just a eligibility requirement to apply for the post of JRF and Assistant Professors at universities and colleges in the country.
Question: I am a graduate, can I apply for UGC NET?
No, graduate candidates are not eligible to apply for UGC NET 2022. However, candidates appearing for the final year of their Masters degree can apply
Question: Is there any age relaxation for reserved category candidates?
As per the eligibility criteria of UGC NET 2022, reserved category candidates will get age relaxation in the UGC NET exam.
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i m having the same problem UGC net fee paid amount is debited from my account but is not updated. if i again do the payment will they refund my previous amount please let me know.
Hope you are doing absolutely great.
So with regard to your query, generally the system will update everything if you had debited your amount. However, if its showing that you did not paid the fee, even if you did that, then it is better for you to contact the authorities of UGC NET exam which is the NTA agency. So, just contact them for once, and explain your query, they will checkout your position of payment and will guide you further. The site provides various phone number for the purpose of bank which you chose to pay the amount, you can check that directly from the following link: https://ugcnet.nta.nic.in/contact-us/ . In case if they do not answer, you can also contact the authorities directly. The contact Number is as follows: 0120-6895200.
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Good luck, thank you.
i done my Msc in physics so which subject i choose to fill tha NTA UGC NET
As you have completed MSc in physics, then you will obviously have to appear for the NET Physics paper.
On the basis of NET score, you can expect to get a research position (PhD admission) to different colleges/universities all over India and get the Junior Research Fellowship. Another is if you don't clear the JRF then you will get the NET lecturship qualified.
For more information regarding the UGC NET consider the link below:
I hope this helps. Wish you a great day!
IS B.ED COMPULSORY FOR ASSISTANT PROFESSOR..?
No, a B.Ed. is not compulsory to become a lecturer. If you have cleared UGC Net exam, then you are required to enroll in a Ph.D. programme.
You can also enroll in a M.Phil. programme. A Ph.D. is considered as a higher level degree than M.Phil. In order to appear in UGC NET examination, you must have cleared your master's degree examinations or appearing in final year examination.
You can conduct independent research and get employed in colleges and universities as a Lecturer. You may also read a career as a Teacher .
B.Ed (Bachelor of Education) is not necessary to become a college professor. But if you want to become a associate professor in a B.Ed college then you should have B.Ed and M.Ed degree. Other than this, B.Ed is only necessary to become a teacher.
And, to become a professor, you must have basic general qualifications :
PhD/ NET (National Eligibility Test)/ SLET (State Level Eligibility Test)/ Field Expertise/ Experience.
Hope this helps.
can i apply for UGC NET in yoga after completing M.Sc with botany
Hello Aspirant,Hope you are doing well
Educational Qualification for UGC NET Yoga Exam 2022
- You have to complete Post-Graduation in Yoga or another equivalent subject.
- If you are belonging to General Category, then you have to secure 55% in Yoga or equivalent subject, and for ST/SC/OBC/PWD/Transgenders, the percentage criteria are 50%.
Hope this helps you
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