(Notification) Joint CSIR-UGC NET Exam: 21 December, 2014

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research

CSIR-UGC Test For Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Lectureship

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EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

BS-4 years program/BE/BTech/BPharma/MBBS/Integrated BS-MS/MSc or equivalent degree with at least 55% marks for general and OBC (50% for SC/ST candidates, physically and Visually Handicapped candidates). Candidates enrolled for M.Sc or having completed 10+2+3 years of the above qualifying examination 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 01-07-2014 (upper age limit may be relaxed up to 5 years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC, Physically handicapped/Visually handicapped and female applicants).
  • For LS (NET): No upper age limit.

DATE AND SCHEME OF THE TEST

The single paper MCQ based test will be held tentatively on Sunday, the 21st December, 2014 (which is likely to be changed) as under:

Subject

Marks

(i) Life Sciences
(ii) Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
(iii) Mathematical Sciences
(iv) Chemical Sciences
(v) Physical Sciences
(vi) Engineering Sciences
200

Session

Timings

Duration

Morning Session 9.00AM-12.00 Noon 3 hrs
Afternoon Session 2.00 PM-5.00 PM

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 including Engineering Sciences. 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.

# In Engineering Sciences, Part ‘B’ shall contain questions pertaining to Mathematics & Engineering Aptitude & Part ‘C’ shall contain subject related multiple choice questions (MCQs), generally covering the
topics in the syllabus.

And for other disciplines:

# 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.

# Negative marking for wrong answers, wherever required, shall be applicable as per subject wise scheme of Exam.

EXAMINATION CENTRES

The test will be held at 26 Centres spread all over India, as specified below:

Bangalore, Bhavnagar, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Guntur, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Imphal, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Karaikudi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Nagpur, Pilani, Pune, Raipur, Roorkee, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur and Varanasi.

Examination Fee:

Candidates applying for the Test may deposit their Examination fee in any branch of the Indian Bank throughout the country by paying the following fee in cash:

  1. General Rs. 400/-
  2. Other Backward Classes(OBC) Rs. 200/-
  3. SC/ST/Physically Handicapped (PH) or Visually Handicapped (VH ) Rs. 100/-

HOW TO APPLY:

APPLY THROUGH ONLINE APPLICATION:

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. Candidates after successfully submitting application online are required to take print out of the Application Form, paste his/her recent black & white photograph, put his/her signature at the required space, attach requisite certificates and send alongwith CSIR marked copy of fee deposited Bank Challan in an envelope super scribed with Subject Code, Centre Code & Medium Code to Sr. Controller of Examination, Human Resource Development Group, Examination Unit, CSIR Complex, Library Avenue, Pusa, New Delhi-110012 so as to reach on or before 19.08.2014 (25.08.2014 for remote areas). Before applying Online, candidates are advised to go through detailed notification available at CSIR, HRDG website.

Online applications without hard copy or bank challan receipt or incomplete in any respect will be summarily rejected. Candidates should note that successful submission of online application does not mean that they have been registered for this test. To ensure their candidature, candidates should check their registration status on our website tentatively between 31st October, 2014 - 7th November, 2014 and afterwards their request shall not be considered.

THE LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORM:

The copy of online application form, duly completed with requisite enclosure should be sent by Ordinary post to the Sr. Controller of Examination, Examination Unit, Human Resource Development Group, CSIR Complex,
Opposite Institute of Hotel Management, Library Avenue, Pusa, New Delhi 110012 so as to reach Examination Unit CSIR on or before 19.08.2014.

For candidates applying from Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of J&K State, Lahaul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar
Islands and Lakshdweep, the application form must reach the Sr.Controller of Examination CSIR on or before 25.08.2014.

OTHER IMPORTANT DATES

Date of Single MCQ Examination Tentatively on 21.12.2014
Schedule for On-Line Application
(i) Start of On-Line Submission of Application Form and Fee deposit through
Bank Challan
(ii) Date of close of deposit of fee (at All stations)
(iii) Date of close of On-Line submission of Applications (at All stations)
22.07.2014
12.08.2014
13.08.2014
Last date of receipt of duly completed hard copy of on line application in the
Examination Unit
19.08.2014
Last date of receipt of duly completed hard copy of on line application in the
Examination Unit (from remote areas)
25.08.2014
Last Date for receipt of written request for change of Examination Centre only
on merit basis
24.09.2014
Tentative date of Publication of list of candidates registered for test on CSIR,
HRDG website
31.10.2014
Last date for accepting of representation about non-registration for this test 07.11.2014
Issue of e-Admission Certificate to registered candidates Mid December, 2014

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Courtesy: csirhrdg.res.in