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What is UGC NET JRF?

ugc net online coaching UCG NET JRF exam is a national level exam conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) twice in a year on the behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC) for determining the eligibility for the post of Assistant Professor and/or Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or both award in Indian universities and colleges. NTA has been established by the Government of India as a premier and autonomous organization to conduct entrance exams for admission/ fellowship in higher educational institutions. The agency has been given the responsibility to conduct popular exams like UGC NET, JEE Main, NEET, CMAT, and GPAT.

Candidates holding a post graduation degree with maximum age 30 years are eligibile to appear in UGC NET exam. UGC follows the Government of India's reservation policy, as per which a minimum of 27%, 10%, 15%, 7.5% and 5% of fellowships are reserved for the OBC (non-creamy layer), EWS, SC, ST and persons with disabilities (PWD).

UCG NET JRF Exam Highlights

Exam Name

University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test

Commonly known


Conducting Body

National Testing Agency (NTA)

Exam Level


Official Website


Bi- annually (June and December)

Conducted for

Junior Research Fellowship and Assistant Professorship

Mode of Exam

Computer based Test


English or Hindi

Exam Duration

3 hours
(Paper I = 1 hour, Paper II = 2 hours) From June  there will be no break between both the papers.

Score / Marks

0–100 (Paper I)
0–200 (Paper II)

Score / grade validity

Three years (JRF) Lifetime (for Assitant Professor)


Twice annually


No restriction on attempt

Application Fee

₹500 (OBC/EWS)
₹250 (SC/ST)

Qualification rate

 6% (2018)

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What are the benefits of qualifying UGC NET JRF exam?

There are many universities and colleges who demand for UGC NET JRF qualified candidates for the post of Assistant Professor. After qualifying UGC NET JRF exam, candidates are able to:

The vocation options are not limited to JRF and Assistant Professor only. There are number of career destinations for the UGC NET JRF Qualified candidates.

Additional Benefits Are:

UGC NET JRF Selection Process

UGC NET JRF selection process includes the following steps:

UGC NET JRF Background

Till 2017, UGC NET was conducted as a pen-and-paper based test. However, now the exam is conducted as a Computer-Based Test (CBT) only. NTA is conducting the UGC National Eligibility Test from December 2018 onwards but before 2018, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducted the UGC NET exam. As per the press-release by Indian Government, the exam will be conducted twice a year June month and December month, and it will be conducted in an online mode instead of offline mode by NTA.

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