UGC NET JRF 2019
UGC NET JRF 2019 Official Notification has been released on 1st March 2019. The Public Notice for UGC NET June Examination was released on 4th February 2019. The admit card for the UGC NET JRF examination can be downloaded by the students from 15th May 2019. The online exam is going to be held on multiple Days in the month of June from 20th to 28th June. So if you’re preparing for the UGC NET JRF June 2019 Examination, have a look at the Syllabus, Eligibility Standards, Admit Card, Exam Pattern and Free Past Year Papers.
UGC NET JRF exam 2019 Notification Summary
What is UGC NET JRF Exam?
The UGC NET JRF Exam is conducted twice an year by the NTA and lakhs of students get involved in this drive. The NET JRF Paper helps everyone to pursue professorship as their career. The UGC NET exam was earlier conducted by the CBSE but from December 2018 onwards, it was conducted by the NTA (National Testing Agency).
UGC NET JRF Recruitment 2019: Important Dates
|Commencement of online application form||1st March 2019|
|Last date to submit the form||30th March 2019|
|Download of Admit Card||15th May 2019|
|Dates of Examination||20, 21, 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28 June 2019|
|Declaration of Result||By 15 July 2019|
Candidates should fulfill the following criteria to apply for the NET JRF exam.
1) Age Eligibility
Age should be Less than 30 years on the first date of the month in which JRF Exam would be held. There are also relaxation in the upper age limit for JRF 2019 exam:
|Sr. No.||Category||Relaxation in Age|
|(i)||Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe (SC / ST)||By 5 years|
|(ii)||Other Backward Classes (OBC)||By 5 years|
|(iii)||Persons with Disabilities (PWD)||By 5 years (GEN) 5 years (OBC) & 5 years (SC/ST)|
|(iv)||Transgender||By 5 Years|
|(v)||Women Applicants||By 5 years|
|(vi)||Candidates Having Research Experience, Limited to the Period Spent on Research in the Relevant/ Related Subject of postgraduate degree||By Maximum 5 years|
|(vii)||Candidates having LLM Degree||By 3 years.|
|(viii)||Candidates served in Armed Forces||By Maximum 5 Years|
There are no Age Limit for UGC NET Candidates for Assistant Professorship.
2) Educational Qualification (for UGC NET JRF (General)
A Candidate should have a Masters Degree from a recognised university/institution by UGC with Minimum 55% marks (this will be 50% in case of SC/ST/PWD/transgender candidate) or grade.
For further details, read here the complete UGC NET JRF Eligibility Criteria.
The online registration for UGC NET JRF June 2019 Exam has started from 1st March 2019. The last date to apply Online is 30th March 2019. You can check the Official Notification for UGC NET JRF Examination.
The admit card for UGC NET JRF Exam is issued 10-20 days prior to the examination date.The admit card will be available if you have submitted the correct information in the online registration form. You can download UGC NET JRF admit card by visiting the official website.
It is possible to download UGC NET JRF admit card from the official site. You can read about more details of UGC NET JRF Officer Job Profile here.
Selection Process of UGC NET JRF Examination consists of following steps –
- Paper 1
- Paper 2
Both the papers are Objective in character. You can go through the details of Paper 1 and Paper 2 Tests Here.
Syllabus – Paper I & II
We’ve updated the details about UGC NET JRF Syllabus & Exam pattern for Paper 1 & Paper 2 based on the Official Notification. Information handout will provide the information about the Exam Pattern for Paper 1 and Paper 2 of UGC NET JRF. The syllabus of UGC NET JRF has also been updated in this post.
Exam pattern & Syllabus of UGC NET JRF Paper I & II can be viewed here.
The Dates of NET JRF Paper is from 20th June 2019 to 28th June 2019, so it is a very crucial time to start practice & compare your NET JRF marks to previous year cut offs.
Students preparing for the NET JRF exam need to clear the overall cutoff of the UGC NET Exam. Also, an idea of the previous year cutoff of UGC NET Paper 1 & Paper 2 exams helps them understand the minimum number of questions which must be correct from the overall exam. You should attempt all the Questions in the UGC NET Exam as there is no negative marking. So, here is the UGC NET Cut Off 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012. You can get to know more about Cut off from here.
The overall level of UGC NET JRF exam is on a higher side when compared with other teaching examinations. You should have a proper study program in place whilst preparing for this exam. Overall and sectional strategy for this exam will eventually help you to score better. Check here to read more about this approach to crack UGC NET JRF Exam.
UGC NET JRF Exam will take place between 20th to 28th June 2019. Meanwhile, you can go throughout the previous year papers of UGC NET JRF so as to spot the entire difficulty level of the examination and prepare yourself accordingly for the June 2019 Examination.
The result of UGC NET JRF examination will be published by 15th July 2019 which is very near to the dates of examination. This is because of the online examination this year. The official result of UGC NET JRF will be updated by 15th July 2019 on the website of NTA.
Previous Year Question Papers
It is essential to attempt UGC NET JRF previous year question papers to be familiar with the level of the exam properly. In this post, we have provided UGC NET JRF past year papers with the detailed solution.
- UGC NET 22 DECEMBER 2018 COMMERCE PAPER I QUESTION WITH ANSWERS
- UGC NET 22 DECEMBER 2018 COMMERCE PAPER II QUESTIONS WITH ANSWERS
You can go through more Past Year Papers of NTA UGC NET.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
While applying for this test, students face numerous difficulties in various aspects of the application procedure. To address such issues, we have shared some important Frequently asked Questions for UGC NET JRF exam, which assist pupils to sort their inquiries readily.