The online registration process for UGC NET 2017 exam was started from October 16, 2016 and later on the last date of online application was extended till November 23, 2016. Now, when all the candidates have already applied for the UGC NET 2017 exam, the correction window is open from today i.e. November 28 for rectifying the errors made during filling the application. And it will remain open till December 3. The CBSE is going to conduct the National Eligibility Tests (NET) 2017 on behalf of University Grant Commission (UGC) on January 22, 2017. Also Read - CBSE UGC NET Result 2018 Declared, Check at cbsenet.nic.in
The exam is conducted for the posts of Junior Research Fellowship or for Assistant Professor in Indian University. Candidates can make changes in the section of: Name of the candidate, Gender of candidate, category, date of birth, grade points, image upload correction, years of examination, etc. Though, candidates are not allowed to change their examination centers. (RELATED ARTICLE: CBSE UGC NET 2017: Examination Schedule and Important Deadlines) Also Read - CBSE UGC NET 2017 Results Declared on cbsenet.nic.in
On behalf of UGC, the CBSE conducts NET exam twice a year. If any candidate has made any mistake during uploading their image, then they should keep in mind that they are requested to keep ready their scanned photographs of 3.5 cm X 4.5 cm dimension ready before they start their online registrations. Keep in mind that the file size of the scanned photograph should not exceed 4 KB. Also, candidates are required to provide scanned signatures at the time of filling their application forms. Also Read - CBSE UGC NET Online Registration Begins Today at cbsenet.nic.in: Know Eligibility, Important Dates Here
The eligibility criteria for applying to UGC NET 2017 is candidates should have at least 55% marks (50% marks for OBC / SC / ST / PwD) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination in Humanities (including languages) and Social Science, Computer Science & Applications, Electronic Science etc. are eligible for this CBSE UGC NET Test. Candidates who have appeared OR will be appearing at the qualifying Master’s degree (final year) examination and whose result is still awaited or candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for this test. (RELATED ARTICLE: CBSE UGC NET 2017: Check Exam Pattern)
The UGC NET will consist of three papers. All the three papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be held as per schedule in three separate sessions. The first session, Paper 1 will be of 100 marks and 60 out of 50 questions to be attempted within 1 hr 15 min. The Second session, Paper 2 will be of 100 marks and there will be 50 questions (compulsory). Then the third session, Paper 3 will be of 150 marks and all the 75 questions are compulsory.