About UGC/NET

UGC NET/JRF is one of the most prestigious exam of India and gateway to lecturership in prestigious Indian Universities. VRankers has produced hundreds of lecturers through its unique, highly effective and "to the point" approach.

Now VRankers proudly announcing to go ONLINE/PEN DRIVE courses to reach every aspirants under its E-Revolution programme with the mission of "NET/JRF" to all.

Mode of Exam : Online Mode (Computer Based Test)

The Computer Based Test (CBT) will consist of two papers i.e. Paper-I & Paper–II.

  • There will be no break between Paper-I and Paper–II.
  • Both the papers will consist of objective type, multiple choice questions.
  • For each correct answer the candidate will get 2 marks in both Paper 1 & 2.
  • There is no negative marking for incorrect answers
  • UGC NET Paper 1 will be a common paper for all candidates while Paper 2 will be subject based.

So the syllabus of UGC NET Paper-I is same for all the candidates.

Paper Mark Number of Questions Pattern Duration
Paper – I 100 50 The questions will be generic in nature, intending to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test reasoning ability,comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate. 03 hours (180 minutes) without any break. All the questions are compulsory
Paper-II 200 100 This is based on the subject selected by the candidate and will assess domain knowledge.

Duration & Shift

Duration of Examination 180 minutes (03 hours) No break between Paper 1 & Paper 2
Timing of Examination First Shift: 9.30 am to 12.30 pm
Second Shift: 02.30 pm to 05.30 pm
Centre, Date and Shift for Candidates As indicated on Admit Card

Procedure and Criteria for declaration of result

The following steps will be followed:

Step I: The number of candidates to be qualified (total slots or Eligibility for Assistant Professor) shall be equal to 6% of the candidates appeared in both the papers of NET.

Step II: The total slots shall be allocated to different categories as per the reservation policy of Government of India.

Step III: In order to be considered for ‘JRF and Eligibility for Assistant Professor’ and for ‘Assistant Professor’, the candidate must have appeared in both the papers and secured at least 40% aggregate marks in both the papers taken together for General (Unreserved) category candidates and at least 35% aggregate marks in both the papers taken together for all candidates belonging to the following reserved categories (viz., SC, ST, OBC (belonging to NonCreamy Layer, PwD and Transgender)