UGC NET 2019 Application Form, Eligibility, Dates – Apply Online Here

NTA 2019UGC NET 2019 application form will be made available from 1st September 2018. From 2019, NTA owes the authority to conduct the UGC National Eligibility Test. UGC NET is conducted for the Assistant Professor or Junior Research Fellowship for Indian national citizens only. Eligible candidates can also apply for the post of Assistant professor in various universities and institutions. In this article, candidates can get the complete details on UGC NET application form 2019.

UGC NET 2019 Application Form – Exam Dates Released

newiconUGC NET 2019 Exam Dates have been released now. The application form will be available from 1st September 2018. Check below for application details.

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Candidates are advised to go through information brochure before submission of the application form.

  • UGC NET 2019 application form will be started from 1st September 2018.
  • Eligible candidates can fill the application form through online mode only.
  • The application form will be submitted till 30th September 2018.
  • In case, the candidate wants do any correction in the application form, then he/she can perform it from October 2018.
  • Candidates have to fill all the details in the application form and submit the fee.
  • It is also compulsory to upload the passport size photograph and signature.
  • Do not forget to take the printout of confirmation page after the payment of application fee.
  • The printout of the application form should not be sent to the CBSE.

UGC NET Application Fee:

Candidates can remit the application fee through credit/debit card or e-Challan (in cash to Syndicate /Canara/ ICICI bank). The application fee will be non-refundable or non-transferable in any circumstances. The fee is given in below table:

CategoryApplication Fee
GeneralRs. 1000/-
OBC-NCLRs. 500/-
SC/ST/PwD/TransgenderRs. 250/-

Eligibility Criteria

Check the complete eligibility criteria to appear in the UGC NET 2019:

Age Criteria:

  • For JRF, the maximum age limit is 30 years as on 1st January 2019.
  • No age limit to apply for Assistant Professor.
  • There is 5 years of age relaxation in upper age for OBC-NCL, SC, ST, PwD and women category.
  • Relaxation will also be provided to the research experience and 2 years LL.M Degree holders.


  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates should hold the Master’s or equivalent degree from a university recognized by UGC. Ph.D candidates can also apply.
  • Minimum Marks: It is necessary to pass the qualifying exam at least with 55% marks in aggregate (50% marks for reserved categories).
  • Appearing Candidates: Final semester of the master’s degree can also apply.
  • Relaxation: 5% relaxation of marks for Ph.D degree holders. Such candidate’s Master degree examination should be completed by 19th September 1991.

Exemption (Eligibility for Assistant professor)

  • For the Assistant Professor, NET/SET/SLET is the qualifying examination.
  • Candidates those passed the UGC/CSIR JRF examination prior to 1989 are exempted to appear in the exam.
  • For SET Candidates: Those qualified the SET (held prior to 1st June 2002) are exempted from appearing in NET. Such candidates can apply for the post of Assistant Professor anywhere in India. Those cleared the SET (1st June 2002 onwards) are eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor only in the Universities/colleges situated in the state from where they have cleared their SET.

UGC NET 2019 Correction

The exam conducting authority will provide the correction facility in the submitted online application form. Correction will be started after the last date of application form. Candidates will able to access the correction window from the October 2018. The authority will allow the modification/editing only in some of the fields of application form.

UGC NET Application Date 2019

Check the UGC NET 2019 application form dates:

EventsDates (Announced)
Releasing of notification7th July 2018
Opening of online of application1st September 2018
Last date of applying30th September 2018
Correction in application formOctober 2018
Date of examination2nd December to 16th December 2018

Also Check:

UGC NET 2019 Admit Card

How to Apply for UGC NET

Candidates can check the procedure to apply in UGC NET 2019:

  • Go to the official website (link will be given above).
  • Click on ‘Apply for UGC NET-2019’ link.
  • Read the generated instructions and click on ‘Proceed to Apply Online’ link.
  • Enter the basic details like your name, email Id and Date of birth to get application number.
  • After that click on ‘Submit’ button and application number will be generated.
  • Now, fill the other required details in the application form and upload the photograph and signature.
  • Upload photograph of minimum 4kb to 40 kb and signature of minimum 4kb to 30 kb in JPEG format.
  • After that, select the payment mode to submit the fee.
  • After successful payment of application fee, candidate should check the fee payment status.
  • If fee payment is ‘OK’, then only candidate can print the confirmation page.

If you have any other queries about UGC NET 2019 Application Form, you can write your queries in the comment box given below.

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  1. Simha gorji says:

    Sir, I am pursuing my Mtech final year in Civil Transportation engineering. Am I eligible to write the examination

  2. Roshan shaik says:

    Hi I have completed my m-tech in jntu university can I eligible to write UGC NET

  3. Chandra says:

    What is the syllabus of English for ugc net?

  4. Sarika joshi says:

    Sir exam offline hai ya online

  5. K.surya madhuri says:

    Apset release notification 2019 in exam information passing to me please sir

  6. AMIT says:

    How can i appear in net exam dec 18…as my last M.A exam will be held on 4 dec 2018. Is there is any requirement of provisional certificate.pls help.

  7. Supreet says:

    Will UGC Net will be conducted twice in a year 2019?

  8. Md Aktarul Hoque says:

    What is the syllabus of English literature for ugc net and also paper 1?

  9. Shruti says:

    What is the syllabus of economics for ugc net? And, what is the syllabus of ugc net paper I?

  10. Renu Bala says:

    Mera net ka admit card nhai ha

  11. Veeranjaneyulu says:

    What is the syllabus for mathematics

  12. vani says:

    is there age relaxation for women candidate to clear jrf?I m already 30 year now, and want to apply for next 2019?

  13. Juilee bagde says:

    Can we give the exam just after the completion of UG?
    Can we give this exam while studying M.Sc?

  14. Rahul says:

    I done Msc.(IT)from Punjab technical university. Can I apply. Please send me the link from where I can apply.

  15. meenal sharma says:

    What’s the syllabus for UGC and how many times in an year UGC NET exam Is conducted ?

  16. Ayushi Kaushik says:

    I have done BA(hons) in Mass communication and journalism. Now I want to do MBA in Media management. I want to know can I apply for UGC-NET in Mass communication and journalism after MBA in media management?

  17. Sangeeta says:

    Link kya hai

  18. Kung says:

    We want to apply. is server is working or extension is not enough.thank I sir for extending the d.t to 12th Apr.ugc- net

  19. triveni says:

    I’m not finding the application form. pls tell the steps to find it

  20. SAUGATA MANDAL says:

    please give me this link for application of online mode..

  21. niha says:

    I passed my but didn’t get my certificate yet ,can I apply for the net exam

  22. niha says:

    I passed my but I didn’t get my certificate yet, can I apply for the net exam?

  23. Thanuja says:


    I have applied for net exam by using passport.Is it correct or not

  24. SRI JANAKI says:

    Im doing final year PG in physics how should i get result awaited form in order to get attested help me

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