Which NET exam is best?

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For the subject point of view, CSIR NET is best for Chemistry. CSIR conducts exam for the physcal sciences, mathematical sciences, Chemical sciences , life sciences.

Which degree is best for NET exam?

Eligibility Requirement for UGC NET Exam

A candidate with minimum 55% marks in Master's Degree or the equivalent exam from an institution or university recognised by UGC in Humanities (including languages) and social science. Electronic Science, Computer Science & Applications etc.

How many types of NET exam are there?

UGC NET and CSIR NET are two different national-level exams that are conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for the award of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and to determine the eligibility of candidates as lecturers.

Which NET exam is easy?

UGC NET is one such exam which is considered neither tough nor easy . Though the career as a lecturer is quite good . There are many people who are not able to clear the exam .

Why UGC NET is waste of time?

Thus, UGC Net promotes rote-learning, mugging up data, superficial analysis and eventually becomes a test of 'memorization' rather than 'learning'. To be quite frank, the mind of an academic is extremely different than that of a UPSC aspirant, a difference which our education system perhaps fail to understand.

UGC NET Vs UPSC Which One is Better For You ?

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Can I become lecturer without NET?

Dear Sidhika, Yes, it's mandatory and compulsory if you want to be an Assistant Professor/Lecturer across India. According to the UGC rule, only UGC NET exam is the gateway or entry for becoming Assistant Professor. PHD candidates are not exempted from appearing in UGC NET.

Which is better set or NET?

The percentage of candidates clearing SET is comparatively higher than NET. The qualifying candidates for NET can appeal for teaching in any college in the country. The qualified candidates can only apply to particular state-owned colleges/ universities for teaching.

Is there negative marks in NET exam?

Ans: No. There is no negative in the exam. UGC NET 2022 will have a total of 150 multiple-choice questions and candidates will be given 3 hours to complete the exam.

Who can write NET exam?

Ans. Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master's Degree OR equivalent examination from universities/ institutions recognized by UGC in Humanities (including languages) and Social Science, Computer Science & Applications, Electronic Science, etc. are eligible for this exam.

What is the salary of JRF?

Under the JRF scholarship, the eligible candidates get Rs. 31,000 for the first 2 years and then Rs. 35,000 for the rest of the tenure. Apart from this amount, the candidates who are not staying on the college campus are also eligible for an HRA amount.

Is NET exam tough?

NTA NET is one of the most renowned and prestigious national-level exams. Every year lakhs of students appear for this examination to become an Assistant Professor or JRF. This makes NTA NET to be the toughest higher education exam. If you wish to qualify, then you must follow the proper UGC NET preparation strategy.

Is there any interview after NET exam?

Q1. Is there any interview in UGC NET? Ans. No, there is no interview round for qualifying for the UGC NET exam.

Is UGC NET MCQ based?

A: No, the UGC NET exam does not contain any subjective questions. Both the papers consist of objective Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs) only.

How many times UGC NET Exam held in a year?

UGC NET is held twice a year in the month of June and December. For this year exam will be held for 7 days in 2 shifts. On the following dates: 20, 21, 24, 25, 26, 27, and 28 June 2019.

How many papers are there in NET?

UGC NET exam is conducted in two papers (Paper-I and Paper-II) consisting of multiple-choice questions (MCQs) and all questions are compulsory. Candidates need to complete both papers in a single duration of three hours.

Which is difficult NET or set?

Both NET and SET exams are important for the aspirants wanting to become assistant professor or lecturer or junior research fellowship (JRF). What many candidates feel is NET exams are more competitive in nature than SET.

What can I do after NET?

Position after Promotion
  1. Junior Assistant Professor. Assistant Professor.
  2. Assistant Professor. Senior Assistant Professor.
  3. Senior Assistant Professor. Assistant Professor (Selection Grade)
  4. Assistant Professor (Selection Grade) Associate Professor.
  5. Associate Professor. Professor.

Does UGC NET have life science?

CSIR UGC NET is conducted for awarding Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and for the eligibility of Professorship in subjects - Chemical Sciences, Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Physical Sciences.

Is NET useless after 2021?

ong>New Delhi: PhD has been made mandatory for recruitment of teachers in universities from 2021-22 and cracking the National Eligibility Test (NET) would not be accepted as the only eligibility criteria, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.

Is NET compulsory for PhD 2021?

Now coming back to the question, “Is UGC NET Necessary for PhD?” The answer is No. Candidates can pursue a PhD without appearing for UGC NET or JRF. Candidates can apply to the individual Universities conducting direct entrance exams for their respective PhD programs.

What is the duration of PhD?

Definition of PhD

The minimum time duration of a PhD degree is of 3 years and the maximum time duration is of 5 years. The 3-5 years of research work with a thesis contributing to a subject of interest complete a PhD degree.