UGC Net Exam Fees December 2018
On behalf of UGC, the National Eligibility Test (NET) is conducted for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for the Eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor Both in Indian Universities and Colleges.
Till recently, the CBSE conducted the NET in 84 subjects at 91 selected Cities of spread across the country.
From Dec 2018 onwards, the UGC- NET (for Eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor both), will be conducted by the NTA.
The award of JRF and Eligibility for Assistant Professor both OR Eligibility for Assistant Professor only depends on the performance of the candidate in both the papers of NET in aggregate. However, the candidates qualifying exclusively for Assistant Professor are not to be considered for award of JRF. Candidates who qualify the Test for eligibility for Assistant Professor are governed by the rules and regulations for recruitment of Assistant Professor of the concerned universities/colleges/state governments, as the case may be.
NOTE: Those candidates who have uploaded the photograph without Date and Time and White Background inadvertently, the same also will be accepted. The Application form will not be rejected in this case. If there is any discrepancy found in the images, a message will be sent to candidate’s registered mobile number and link will be provided to correct the images in their login.
Candidates are further informed that link for image or signature correction would remain active till 11:50 p.m. 30th October 2018. Correction in these two fields can be made on or before this date.
National Testing Agency (NTA) has been established as a premier, specialist, autonomous and self-sustained testing organization to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions.
To assess competence of candidates for admissions and recruitment has always been a challenge in terms of matching with research based international standards, efficiency, transparency and error free delivery. The National Testing Agency is entrusted to address all such issues using best in every field, from test preparation, to test delivery and to test marking.
UGC-NET December, 2018
- Mode of Examination: The Examination shall only be conducted as Computer Based Test (CBT). Wherever Online Examination has been used elsewhere in this booklet, NTA’s UGC-NET application form, it means CBT only.
- (ii) Pattern: The Test will consist of two papers. Both the papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be attempted with a break of 30 minutes between them.
|Paper||Marks||Number of Questions||Pattern||Duration|
|I||100||50||The questions will be generic in nature, intending to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate||1 hour First shift : (9.30 am to 10.30 am) Second shift: (2.00 pm to 3.00 pm)|
|II||200||100||This will be based on the subject selected by the candidate. All the questions of Paper–II will be compulsory.||2 hours First Shift: (11.00 am to 1.00 pm) Second Shift: (3.30 pm to 5.30 pm)|
(a) For each correct response the candidate will get 2 marks. There are no negative marks for incorrect response. No marks will be given for unanswered/marked for review questions.
(b) If a question for any reason is found to be incorrect, the benefit of marks will be given to only those candidates who attempted the question.
(iii) Centres (Cities): The Centres (Cities) where the Test shall be conducted are given at Annexure-I. The candidates have to select any four cities of their choice for examination of UGCNET December, 2018. It is mandatory to select four cities. The efforts will be made to allot city of examination to the candidates in order of the choice opted by them in their application form. However, due to administrative reasons, a different city of nearby area may be allotted.
(iv) States/Union Territories: The List of States/Union Territories and their codes are given at Annexure-II.
(v) Subject and Syllabus of Test: The List of NET subjects and their Codes are given at Annexure-III. Syllabi for all NET subjects can be downloaded from the UGC website: www.ugc.ac.in/ net/syllabus.aspx and are also available in the libraries of all Indian Universities. National Testing Agency will not provide the syllabus to individual candidates.
(vi) Subjects at Post Graduation: The list of Subjects at Post Graduation level and their Codes is given at Annexure-IV.
(vii) Post Graduation Courses: The list of Post Graduation Courses and their Codes is given at Annexure-V.
(viii) Universities in India: The list of Universities in India is given at website: www.ugc.ac.in/oldpdf/consolidated%20list%20of%20All%20universities.pdf The candidates have to select option Other in the drop down list and fill the name of the University, if they have passed/appearing in their Post-Graduation Examination from a University which is not mentioned in the list.
(ix) Schedule of Examination:
|Dates of Examination (Exact dates of examination/shifts will be made available on the NTA’s website)||First Shif||Second Shift|
|Timing of Examination||9.30 am– 10.30 am
11.00 am – 1.00 pm
|2.00 pm – 3.00 pm
3.30 pm – 5.30 pm
|Entry in the Examination Centre*||7.30 am – 8.30 am||12.00 pm – 1.00 pm|
|Entry in the Examination Hall/Room||8.45 am – 9.00 am||1.15 pm – 1.30 pm|
|Checking of Admit Cards by the Invigilator||9.00 am – 9.15 am||1.30 pm – 1.45 pm|
|Sitting on the seat in the Examination Hall||9.15 am||1.45 pm|
|Instructions by the Invigilators||9.15 am – 9.25 am||1.45 pm – 1.55 pm|
|Test Commences||9.30 am||2.00 pm|
|To attempt Paper-I i.e. Questions 001 to 050||9.30 am – 10.30 am||2.00 pm – 3.00 pm|
|Break (Candidates are not allowed to leave the premises, under any circumstances)||10.30 am – 11.00 am||3.00 pm – 3.30 pm|
|To attempt Paper-II i.e. Questions 001 to 100||11.00 am – 1.00 pm||3.30 pm – 5.30 pm|
|Test Concludes||1.00 pm||5.30 pm|
*Candidates are advised to report at the Examination Center well in time, at least 2 hours before commencement of the examination. Candidates will not be permitted to enter in the Examination Center after 8.30 am in First Shift and after 1.00 pm in Second Shift.
In case any candidate furnishes false information, appears in more than one shifts/dates of the Computer Based Examination, the candidature is likely to be cancelled and the result in such a case will not be declared.
Note: Candidate shall appear at their own cost at the Centre on Date and Shift as indicated in their Admit Card issued by the NTA. Under no circumstances the choice of Cities for Centre, Date, Shift and NET Subject provided in the Admit Card shall be changed.
UGC Net Exam Fees and Mode of Payment of UGC NET July 2018 is as follows –
|On-line submission of Application Form (Upto 11.50 pm)||01.09.2018 to 30.09.2018|
|Date for successful final transaction of fee (Upto 11.50 pm)||01.09.2018 to 01.10.2018|
|Through Credit/Debit Card/Net-Banking upto 11.50 pm|
|through e-challan (upto bank hours)|
|Fee Payable by||Other Backward Classes (OBC)-(NCL)*||` 400/-|
|candidates||SC/ST/PwD/ Transgender||` 200/-|
|GST/Processing charges & GST are to be paid by the candidate, as|
|Correction in particulars of Application Form on website only||08.10.2018 to|
|Printing of Admit Cards from NTA’s website||From 19.11.2018|
|Dates of Examination||Between 09.12.2018|
|(Exact date and shift of examination shall be made available by||(Sunday) to 23.12.2018|
|on NTA’s website)||(Sunday)|
|Timing of Examination||First Shift : 9.30 am to|
|Second Shift : 2.00 pm to|
|Centre, Date, Shift and UGC-NET subject of Examination||As indicated on Admit|
|Display of recorded responses and Answer Keys for inviting||Date shall be displayed|
|challenges on NTA’s website||on the NTA’s website|
|Declaration of Result on NTA’s website||10thJanuary, 2019|
- Other Backward Classes (OBC)-Non Creamy Layer as per the central list of Other Backward Classes available on National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC), Government of India website ncbc.nic.in. Thus, thecandidates falling in this list may mention OBC in the Category Column. State list OBC Candidates who are not in OBC-NCL (Central List) must choose General.
Note: Please refer Annexure-VI for GST/Processing charges & Goods and Service Taxes (GST) and Procedure for Payment of Fee.
(i) Details of how to remit fee are given on page 34-35.
(ii) After completing Step-2 of Online Application Form, candidates may remit the examination fee (Step-3).
(iii) Print the Confirmation Page (Step-4) of Online Application Form after completion of Step-3 of fee payment.
(iv) Candidates must keep with them as proof of remittance of fee – transaction slip in case of payment through e-challan/Debit/Credit Card and Net Banking.
(v) No fee will be accepted by NTA in any other mode i.e. Demand Draft /Cheque/Cash/ IPO/Money Order etc.
(vi)Without completing Step-2 of Online Application Form and further payment of fee details as per Step-3, final submission of Online Application Form will remain incomplete and unsuccessful.Such Online Application Form would stand rejected and no correspondence on this account will be entertained.
(vii) No request for refund of fee once remitted by the candidate will be entertained by NTA under any circumstances.
(viii) The entire application process of UGC-NET December, 2018 is online, including uploading of scanned images, Payment of Fees, and Printing of Confirmation Page. Therefore,candidates are NOT REQUIRED TO SEND/SUBMIT any document(s) including Confirmation
Page to NTA through Post/ Fax/ By Hand.