UGC NET Result 2019
Updated on Dec 31, 2019 - 5:05 p.m. IST by Piyush.Dixit

UGC NET Result 2019 - NTA (National Testing Agency) has declared UGC NET 2019 result on December 31, 2019, in online mode at According to stats released by NTA, a total of 65,239 candidates have qualified out of which 60,147 have qualified for Assistant Professor while 5,092 have qualified for JRF and Assistant Professor both. To check UGC NET result, candidates must login into the website using their application number and either password or date of birth. UGC NET result 2019 contains roll number, marks scored and candidate's qualifying status. Along with the result of UGC NET 2019 result of December session, NTA has also released the UGC NET cutoff marks for all the subjects. Candidates who have qualified UGC NET exam will be awarded the NET eligibility certificate. They should note that the certificate for JRF remains valid for 3 years from the date of issue while for Assistant professor lectureship, the validity is lifetime. To know more about UGC NET result 2019 and the steps to download the result, go through the detailed article below.

Latest: UGC NET 2019 result declared today; Check here Download your result using your application number and password/ date of birth

UGC NET exam is conducted twice a year - June and December. UGC NET 2019 exam for December session was conducted December 2 to 6, 2019. As per the UGC NET 2019 result for June session, a total of 4756 candidates were declared qualified for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and Assistant Professor while a total of 55701 candidates qualified for Assistant Professors only.

UGC NET 2019 Result - Important Dates

UGC NET Exam DateDecember 2 to 6, 2019
Provisional Answer KeyDecember 10, 2019
Result of UGC NETDecember 31, 2019 (Declared)

UGC NET Result 2019 - Highlights

Name of Exam

University Grants Commission (UGC) NET commonly known as NTA UGC NET

Exam Result Declaring authority

National Testing Agency

Official website to download results

Credentials to check UGC NET result

Application Number and Password/ Date of Birth

Details printed on the UGC NET 2019 result

Name of the candidate, registration number, subject opted and qualified status

Number of candidates appeared in exam

7,93,813 Candidates

Number of candidates applied for exam

10,34,872 Candidates

Number of Exam center


UGC NET Certificate issuing website

Helpdesk Number

National Testing Agency,

Block C-20/1A/8, Sector 62, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Noida- 201309

Helpline- 7703859909, 8076535482


How to Check UGC NET 2019 Result?

The commission has released the result of UGC NET for all the subjects in the form of login window. The direct link for checking UGC NET 2019 result has been provided below. Candidates can check the below-mentioned steps to download UGC NET result.

Step 1: Click on the UGC NET 2019 result link (

Step 2: The link will take candidates to result of UGC NET 2019 login window.

Step 3: Enter UGC NET application number and password/date of birth.

Step 4: The screen will then display the UGC NET result 2019.

Step 5: Download the UGC NET December result and save it for future references.

UGC NET result login window will look like this

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Details mentioned in UGC NET Result/Scorecard 2019

Candidates must find the following details in the result of UGC NET 2019.

  1. Candidate’s Name

  2. Application Number

  3. Roll Number

  4. Father’s name

  5. Mother’s name

  6. Category

  7. Name of the course for which the candidate appeared

  8. Number of candidates registered for that subject

  9. Number of candidates appeared in subject

  10. Maximum marks

  11. Paper

  12. Marks secured in each paper

  13. Percentile secured in each paper

  14. Percentage of marks obtained

  15. Date

UGC NET Result Image


Criteria for UGC NET 2019 Result Declaration

  • The number of candidates to be shortlisted will be equal to 6% of the candidates who will take the test for both papers - paper I & II of UGC NET.

  • The total slots will be allocated to different categories as per the reservation policy of the Government of India.

  • To qualify ‘JRF and Eligibility for Assistant Professor’ and for ‘Assistant Professor’, a candidate must secure at least 40% aggregate marks in both the papers taken together for General category and 35% aggregate marks for SC, ST, OBC (belonging to Non-Creamy Layer, PwD and Transgender).

Success ratio in UGC NET Exam

UGC-NET-Result-Statistics-01UGC NET Result Statistics

In the below table we have mentioned previous years as well as the overall stats for UGC NET 2019 December session.

December 2019 Session stats


UGC NET Previous Year Stats

UGC NET Session/Year

Number of Candidates appeared in exam

No. of Qualified Candidates

December 201979381365,239 (60,147 Assistant Professor and 5,092 in JRF & Assistant Professor)

June 2019


60,457 (55,701 Assistant Professor and 4,756 JRF & Assistant Professor)

December 2018

6,81, 930

47,884 (44,001 Assistant Professor and 3,883 JRF & Assistant Professor)

July 2018


59,801 (55,872 Assistant Professor and 3,929 JRF & Assistant Professor)

January 2017



July 2016



December 2015



UGC NET Topper Debjani Chakraborty’s percentile score for Paper 1 is 100 while for Paper 2 it is 99.3871 and overall score is 99.9669 for December 2018. Her total score out of 300 is 190.

She said that “The road to success is never easy. There are a lot of hurdles that needs to be crossed before you mark your footprints en route success. ”

UGC NET Result 2019 - Normalization Procedure

A process of normalization will be followed in order to calculate the marks secured by the candidates. The raw marks secured by the candidate in different shifts will be converted to UGC NET Score (percentile) by NTA.

For Example: In an examination held in two shifts, if the 40% marks correspond to a Percentile score of 74 in Shift 1 and 76 in Shift 2, then all those equal to or above 76 percentiles (Percentile score of 100 to 76) in both shifts will become eligible in general category. Similarly, the calculation of scores will be done for the reserved category.

UGC NET Subject-wise Result Statistics (June)

Applicants can check the subject wise table to know about the total number of qualified candidates in UGC NET 2019 exam for June



Qualified for JRF & Lectureship Both

Qualified for Lectureship Only


Electronic Science (088)




Computer Science and Applications (087)




Management (017)




English (030)




Economics (001)




Commerce (008)




Political Science (002)




Library and Information Science (059)




Education (009)




Psychology (004)




Lab. Welfare/ PM/ IR/ Lab. & Soc. Wel./ HRM (055)




History (006)




Law (058)




Yoga (100)




Geography (080)




Sociology (005)




Philosophy (003)



How to Check UGC NET 2019 Result if Forgot Application Number

In case, applicants forget their application number which is required to check the result of UGC NET 2019, then in that case candidates can retrieve their application number by following the steps given below:

Step 1: Visit the official website of- NTA UGC NET

Step 2: In the login window click on “Forgot Application No.?” link.

Step 3: Enter the details mentioned below:

  1. Name

  2. Father’s name

  3. Mother’s name

  4. Date of birth

  5. Security pin as visible on the screen

Step 4: Now click on ‘Get UGC NET Application Number’.

UGC NET 2019 application number will be re-generated. Candidates can use the details to login into their accounts and check the UGC NET 2019 December result.

How to check UGC NET Result 2019 if Forgot Password

Candidates who have forgotten their password while checking their result of UGC NET should check the below-mentioned steps to retrieve their password.

Step1: Click on the link-

Step 2: Select I forgot my password

Step 3: Three option will display in the next screen, select any one of them and click on continue

  1. Using Security Question & its Answer you chose during Form filling.

  2. Using a verification code sent via text message (SMS) to your Registered Mobile No.

  3. Using a reset link sent via Email to your Registered Email address.

Step 4: Fill all the required details and click on submit button

Step 5: Candidates will receive the link to generate a new password

UGC-NET-PasswordUGC NET Cut Off 2019

Candidates should secure minimum qualifying marks to be eligible for Assistant Professor and JRF. There are three types of cutoff – qualifying cutoff, category-wise and subject wise cut off for Assistant Professor and JRF for different subjects. The cutoff and marks required to qualify the exam for different categories are mentioned in the below-given table

NTA UGC NET 2019 Cut off


Minimum percentage marks to be obtained

Minimum Marks to be secured

Paper I (out of 100)

Paper-II (out of 200)

Paper I (out of 100)

Paper-II (out of 200)











Candidates can also check the complete subject wise cutoff of UGC NET June session by Click here

What after the UGC NET Result Declaration?

After the declaration of UGC NET name wise result, National Testing Agency (NTA) will issue an e-certificate and JRF award letters after a month. Conducting authorities will enable the link so that candidates now download their UGC NET December certificate. After this, all successful candidates can apply for the post of Assistant Professor in Indian universities and colleges. Candidates who will qualify UGC NET 2019 exam for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) will be able to pursue their research in the chosen subject.

Steps to receive UGC NET Certificate?

Step 1: Click on the link mentioned -

Step 2: Fill all basic details i.e roll number, date of birth, year of exam, session of exam and security key.

Step 3: Click on submit button

Step 4: UGC NET e-certificate will be displayed on the screen

Step 5: Download and take print to use it for future reference

UGC NET E-Certificate Login window


What is the Validity of UGC NET 2019 Certificate?

There are two certifications for those candidates who qualify UGC NET exam –

  1. Certificate for Lectureship (LS)

  2. Certificate for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF).

The validity of both these certificates is different.

For JRF: UGC NET Certificate for JRF remains valid for the next 3 years from the date of declaration of the result.

For LS: While for the post of Assistant Professor (Lectureship), there is no such validation limit.

Procedure for obtaining the duplicate JRF Award Letter / NET Certificate

In case of loss of original JRF award letter and/or NET Certificate of Eligibility for Lectureship / Assistant Professor, the candidate can apply for a duplicate NETCertificate/ JRF Award Letter by producing the following documents:-

  • Application of the candidate stating the details along with his/her date and Roll Number of UGC NET.
  • Self-attested copy of FIR regarding the loss of the relevant documents.
  • A demand draft of Rs. 100/- drawn in favour of ‘Secretary, University Grants Commission’. As all NET Certificates of Eligibility for Assistant Professor are being issued electronically, the candidate should provide his/her email id with contact /mobile number.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UGC NET Result 2019

Question: When will UGC NET December result be declared by NTA?


The result of UGC NET 2019 will be declared by authorities by December 31.

Question: What is UGC NET score?


UGC NET score are the qualifying marks candidates needs to secure to qualify in both paper- I and II. The score of UGC NET for General category candidates is 40% while it is 35 for reserved categories.

Question: What login details are required to check UGC NET 2019 result?


Applicants need to enter their UGC NET application number and password/date of birth as the login details to check their UGC NET result.

Question: Is it possible that NTA revise the result of UGC NET 2019 ? If yes, then what is the process for the same ?


There is no such provision for candidates to make a request to re-examine their UGC NET result 2019. Commission has clearly denied this in their official notification.

Question: Will the UGC NET 2019 result be available in both offline and online modes?


No, The UGC NET result 2019 will be available in online mode only. Candidates have to click on the link provided above and enter their UGC NET application number, roll number and date of birth to check the result.

Question: What after the declaration of UGC NET 2019 result?


After declaration of UGC NET December 2019 result, all the qualified candidates will be issued e-certificates by UGC NET. Candidates will have to download their e-certificates by entering roll number, date of birth, year of exam and session of the exam.

Question: What will be the validity period of UGC NET certificate?


The marks of UGC NET December for JRF are valid for three years from the date of issue of JRF letter. Candidates who have already joined M.Phil. /Ph.D., their fellowship will begin from the date of declaration of result or date of their joining.

Question: How do I find out my rank in the UGC Net JRF exam ?


Commission along with releasing the result of UGC NET 2019 also publishes the rank if not given then candidates can take out their rank by using percentile score formula.

Question: I have qualified in UGC NET result but i am unable to download e-certificate for Assistant Professor. what should i do?


Many times candidates face this issue due to heavy traffic. The candidates are therefore advised to use their own email id while filling their online applications. However, in case their e-certificate is  not getting downloaded,  they can logon  to the UGC website and click on the relevant link.

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i got my EWS certificate issued by Rajasthan govt. This certificate is issued on the base of annual income (less than 8lakhs) only as Rajasthan govt has removed the second rule for issuing EWS (Land/property /house etc).Is this Ews certificate can be used for applying for UGC NET exam??

hrithik jain 27th Jan, 2020


Yes, while filling the form there is an option to specify for the EWS category. You are not required to upload it but have to specify it while filling the form. Remember, you will need the certificate during the time of verification.


how can prepare ugc net exam please you give me solution

Masira 12th Jan, 2020


To better prepare for the exam know the exam pattern of what type of questions will be asked, then go through the entire syllabus and analyze which sections seem to be easy and which are tough so that you can allocate your time accordingly, in both the papers I and II. You can buy any one of the ugc books and also refer to post-graduation action books covering the important concepts in detail. YouTube videos can be viewed to gather more information on a particular topic. You can try to solve previous years paper to practice better and you can also practice through online mock tests.

Hope this helps, Good Luck.

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I Have done my MBA specialised in Tourism and Marketing; Can I apply for UGC Net in tourism?

IMran Mir 12th Jan, 2020

Hi there!


I hope you are having a nice day!

I would like to inform you that for UGC NET the eligibility criteria is the aspirant should have masters' degree with minimum 55% aggregate marks as per the NTA guidelines.

So if you have obtained 55% aggregate marks in your masters' degree programme then definitely you can opt for UGC NET in tourism.

Hope it helps. So keep studying and keep growing.

All the best for your future!



Is M.E(CSE) graduate eligible for UGC NET exam???

Koyel Bagchi 6th Jan, 2020


Yes surely you are eligible for UGC NET but you must assure that you have 55% marks in your master degree level. The basic criteria for UGC NET is to complete the master degree with 55% marks. If you want to apply for junior fellowship research then your age must be not more than 30.

Hope for the best and I think it will be help you.

Thank you.


sir Is there any scope of getting govt sector jobs after clearing ugc net in mba management?pls help me out

PALLAV TIRIYAR 5th Jan, 2020

UGC NET examines the eligibilty of the candidates who want to pursue teaching as a profession in Indian Government colleges. Through MBA in UGC NET, various public sector units recruit candidates for the posts of HR and marketing managers. Also, through a good score in the exam, a tag of JRF qualified is assigned (for top 2-3 percent students only) . This mean that the Indian Government will sponsor the expenditures in their Ph.D Programmes or research work.
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