(Notification) CSIR-UGC NET June - 2016
SUBJECTS OF THE TEST
The Test will be held in the subjects as given under:
1. Chemical Sciences
2. Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
3. Life Sciences
4. Mathematical Sciences
5. Physical Sciences
M. Sc or equivalent degree/ Integrated BS-MS/BS-4 years/BE/BTech/BPharma/MBBS
with at least 55% marks for general and OBC-Non Creamy layer candidates (Central
list only as provided in National Commission for Backward Classes website
www.ncbc.nic.in) and 50% for SC/ST, physically and Visually Handicapped
Candidates enrolled for M.Sc or having completed 10+2+3 years
of the above qualifying examination as on 01.03.2016, are also eligible to apply
in the above subject under the Result Awaited (RA) category on the
condition that they complete the qualifying degree with requisite percentage of
marks within the validity period of two years to avail the fellowship from the
effective date of award.
AGE LIMIT& RELAXATION:
For JRF (NET): Maximum 28 years as on 01-01-2016
(upper age limit may be relaxed up to 5 years in case of candidates belonging to
SC/ST/OBC(non creamy layer)/ Physically handicapped/Visually handicapped and
For LS (NET): No upper age limit.
SCHEME OF THE TEST:
The single paper MCQ based test will be held tentatively on Sunday, the 19th
June, 2016 as under:
|(i) Life Sciences
(ii) Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
(iii) Mathematical Sciences
(iv) Chemical Sciences
(v) Physical Sciences
SYLLABUS OF THE TEST
The question paper shall be divided into three parts, (A, B & C) as per
syllabus & Scheme of Exam.
Part 'A' shall be common to all subjects. This part
shall contain questions pertaining to General Aptitude with emphasis on logical
reasoning, graphical analysis, analytical and numerical ability, quantitative
comparison, series formation, puzzles etc.
Part 'B' shall contain subject-related conventional Multiple Choice
questions (MCQs), generally covering the topics given in the syllabus.
Part 'C' shall contain higher value questions that may
test the candidate's knowledge of scientific concepts and/or application of the
scientific concepts. The questions shall be of analytical nature where a
candidate is expected to apply the scientific knowledge to arrive at the
solution to the given scientific problem.
Syllabus & Scheme of Exam of single MCQ Paper may be seen at CSIR website:
The test will be held at 27 Centres spread all over India, as specified
Bangalore, Bhavnagar, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh,
Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Guntur, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Imphal, Jammu, Jamshedpur,
Jorhat, Karaikudi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Nagpur, Pilani, Pune, Raipur, Roorkee,
Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur and Varanasi.
Candidates applying for the Test may deposit their
Examination fee, after verifying their eligibility, in any branch of the Indian
Bank throughout the country by paying the following fee in cash through bank
challan OR through RTGS/NEFT:
1. General Rs. 1000/-
2. Other Backward Classes(OBC)-Non Creamy Layer Rs. 500/-
3. SC/ST/Physically Handicapped (PH) or Visually Handicapped (VH ) Rs. 250/-
Candidates may also deposit their fees through RTGS or NEFT by giving
particulars of the Indian Bank, as notified in the fee deposit challan.
How to Apply:
Interested & eligible candidates may apply Online through a
link available at CSIR, HRDG website: www.csirhrdg.res.in. In order to apply
Online the candidates are required to download Bank challan Performa from the
above website and then deposit the requisite examination fee in any of the
Indian Bank branches throughout the country.
(i) DATE OF CLOSE OF DEPOSIT OF FEE (ALL STATION): 29.02.2016
(ii) DATE OF CLOSE OF ONLINE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION (ALL STATION): 01.03.2016