Update at 11.30 am, October 17, 2017: CBSE has uploaded UGC NET admit card for November 2017 exam today. The candidates can download UGC NET Nov 2017 admit card from the official website www.cbsenet.nic.in. To download UGC NET admit card, the candidates will have to enter their application number and password and get the printout of the admit card to appear for the National Eligibility Test.
UGC NET admit card for November 2017 examination is set to be released this week, as per the official words from the examination conducting authority – the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). CBSE will conduct the National Eligibility Test (NET) on the behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC) for determining the eligibility for Assistant Professor and Junior Research Fellowship. The applicants are required to get UGC NET admit card to know their exam center details.
The information bulletin of UGC NET Nov 2017 released by CBSE mentions, “UGC NET admit card 2017 will be uploaded on the website www.cbsenet.nic.in in the third week of October 2017. The candidates will have to download UGC NET admit card from the website and appear in the exam only at the designated exam center.” Also, as per the schedule followed by CBSE for past UGC NET exams, the admit cards should be issued at least 20 days prior to the exam date.
UGC NET 2017 exam is scheduled to be held on 5th November and hence the admit card will be made available to all the applicants within this week only, most probably in a day or two. The applicants will have to log in to the NET website (www.cbsenet.nic.in) using their application number and password. The candidates will have to carry the printout of their online admit card along with a photo identity card on the day of NET exam.
Exam Details: CBSE will administer UGC NET 2017 exam at over one thousand centers in 91 NET exam cities spread across the Country. The National Eligibility Test covers total 84 subjects and will be conducted as three separate papers. Paper 1 will consist of 50 questions, each having 2 marks and will be conducted from 9.30 am to 10.45 am. The questions will be to test the reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidates.
Paper 2 will also consist of 50 questions based on the subject chosen by the applicants. The paper will be conducted from 11.15 am to 12.30 pm. Paper 3 will consist of 75 subject-specific questions and will be conducted from 2 pm to 4.30 pm. The candidates will have to mark the answers of all three papers in OMR sheet.
This year, the qualification criteria were changed by UGC for NET exam. The minimum qualifying marks (aggregate) are 40% for General and 35% for others in all 3 papers taken together. Top 6 percent of the candidates appeared in all three papers will be declared NET qualified by CBSE.
This page covers latest news updates on UGC NET admit card 2017 and will be updated again with more news. The candidates will have to report at their respective exam center 2 hours 30 minutes prior to the commencement of exam. No candidate will be allowed to enter the exam center/ hall after commencement of exam.