UGC NET JRF 2020 Official Notification is expected to be release on 1st March 2020. The Public Notice for UGC NET June Examination is expected to be release on 4th February 2020. The admit card for the UGC NET JRF examination can be downloaded by the students from  May 2020. The online exam will  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 2020 Examination, have a look at the Syllabus, Eligibility Standards, Admit Card, Exam Pattern and Free Past Year Papers. You can also enhance your preparations through UGC NET Online Coaching provided by us.

What is UGC NET JRF Exam?

The UGC NET JRF Exam is conducted twice a 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). The December 2019 Exam conducted by NTA was conceptual as well as tough when compared to the previous year’s papers. So, one needs to be well prepared if he/she is planning to give UGC NET Examination. To boost up your preparations you can take help from UGC NET Online Coaching provided by us.

UGC NET JRF Recruitment 2020 : Important Dates


Activity Important Dates 
Registration Dates16th March to 16th April, 2020
Downloading of Admit Card15th May, 2020
Dates of Examinations15th to 20th June, 2020 
Date of Announcing Result5th July, 2020

UGC NET Eligibility Criteria

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 2020 exam.

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.

Application Form

The online registration for UGC NET JRF June 2020 Exam will start from 1st March 2020. The last date to apply Online will be 16th April 2020. You can check the Official Notification for UGC NET JRF Examination. We would advise you to start your preparations right now and boost your preparation with the help of NET Online Coaching provided by us.

Admit Card

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.

Job Profile

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 Procedure

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.

UGC NET 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.

Changes have been made in the UGC NET Syllabus ever since NTA has been provided the responsibility to conduct the Examination. The Exam conducted by NTA in December 2018 was conceptual and tough if compared to the previous year’s papers. So, we would suggest you start your preparations with NET Online Coaching provided by us.

Exam pattern & Syllabus of UGC NET JRF Paper I & II can be viewed here.


The month of NET JRF Paper is expected in the month of June 2020, 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. You can boost your preparation with the help of UGC NET Online Coaching provided by us. 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.

Preparation Tips

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. Also with NTA coming into the scene, the examination is made even more conceptual. So, you should boost your preparation with NET Online Coaching provided by us.

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.

Exam Analysis

UGC NET JRF Exam will take place in the month of june 2020. 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 is expected to be published by July 2020, 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 also be updated in the month of July 2019 on the website of NTA.

How To Crack UGC NET JRF Exam 2020 in three months?

Almost every student who wishes to give UGC NET Examination has this doubt in mind that how to crack UGC NET Exam. Today we are sharing ‘Three months Strategy’ for upcoming UGC NET JRF Exam 2020. This article will help you with UGC NET Preparation. UGC NET JRF job profile is the best one to pursue after your master’s degree.

Know More in details how to crack UGC NET JRF in 3 months?

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.

You can go through more Past Year Papers of NTA UGC NET.

Click here to find the UGC NET JRF examination december 2018 papers with answers

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.