NET (National Eligibility Test)
What is NET (National Eligibility Test)
NET (National Eligibility Test) is conducted by CBSE for following programmes and post. It is conducted to determine eligibility criteria for Assistant Professor in Indian Universities and Colleges and for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for pursuing research in the subjects of post-graduation.
The universities, institutions, IITs and other national organizations may select the JRF awardees for whole time research work in accordance with the procedure prescribed by them.
The award of JRF and Eligibility for Assistant Professor both OR Eligibility for Assistant Professor only will depend on the performance of the candidate in all three papers of NET. However, the candidates qualifying exclusively for Assistant Professor will not be considered for award of JRF.