www.csirhrdg.res.in CSIR UGC Test Notification For JRF & Eligibility for Lectureship on June 17 2012
CSIR UGC NET June 2012 Application Submission

Joint CSIR UGC NET 2012 Application Form Submission

Candidates seeking admission to UGC CSIR NET Test through Information Bulletin must apply only in the prescribed application form supplied along with UGC CSIR NET 2012 Information Bulletin for this test only. The completed application should be sent only Under Certificate of Posting ( U.P.C ) / Ordinary post. in the prescribed envelope supplied with Information Bulletin.

Candidate should check that the Serial number printed on the Information Bulletin, Application form, Certificate of Postage card and on the envelope are the same. CSIR UGC NET 2012 application form should be filled-in by the candidate legibly and carefully, in his / her own handwriting with Black INK pen. Candidate should super – scribe the Subject Code, Application Form No., Medium of Exam and Centre Code in the boxes provided on the envelope containing the application form ( with enclosures ).

Last Date for CSIR UGC NET June 2012 Application Form :

1. UGC NET CSIR application form ( through Bank or online ), duly completed with requisite enclosures should be sent by Under Certificate of Posting / Ordinary post to the following address so as to reach Examination Unit CSIR on or before 26th March, 2012 :
Sr. Controller of Examinations,
Examination Unit, Human Resource Development Group,
CSIR Complex,
Opposite Institute of Hotel Management,
Library Avenue, Pusa,
New Delhi – 110 012
2. For candidates applying from Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of J & K State, Lahaul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshdweep, the application form must reach the Sr.Controller of Examination CSIR on or before 02nd April, 2012.
3. The candidates are advised in their own interest to apply early enough to ensure timely receipt of their applications by the Examination Unit on or before the closing date. CSIR NET 2012 Application Form received after closing date will be summerily rejected.

Important Points of CSIR NET :

While applying for CSIR UGC NET test, please ensure that you fulfill all the CSIR UGC NET eligibility conditions and follow all the laid down procedures / guidelines for CSIR UGC NET 2012 test.
Purchase the CSIR UGC NET 2012 Information Bulletin from the designated Bank branches early enough to avoid any last minute rush.
While applying Online for CSIR UGC NET 2012, apply early enough to avoid any last minute rush.
Ensure that completed UGC NET application Hard Copy ( in case of Online application ) must reach to this office within stipulated last date for receipt.
List of candidates registered for this will be made available on ( www.csirhrdg.res.in ) tentatively on 15th May, 2012. The candidates must refer to CSIR NET website www.csirhrdg.res.in for checking their registration in time & for having update from time to time.
Admission Certificates to all the registered candidates will be dispatched three weeks before the test, if any candidate does not receive the same by 11th June, 2012; he / she must download duplicate Admission Certificate from CSIR UGC NET website ( www.csirhrdg.res.in ). CSIR will not be responsible for any delay / non – receipt of the Admission certificate.

The Test Booklet for CSIR UGC NET test will be printed in Hindi & English Version separately. The candidate opting for Hindi medium in CSIR UGC 2012 Application Form, will be supplied Question Booklet / Test Booklet printed in Hindi Version only and Candidate opting for English medium, will be supplied Question Booklet / Test Booklet printed in English Version only. The candidate will be required to answer as per option exercised in CSIR UGC NET Application Form.
For applying under “RA” category, the candidate should either has appeared or is appearing in Final year ( Last Semester, where semester is there ) of M.Sc. or equivalent Degree

Dates for CSIR NET June 2012 Offline forms:
(i) Start of sale of Information Bulletin: 21.02.2012
(ii) Date of close of sale of Information Bulletin by post only: 14.03.2012
(iii) Date of close of sale of Information Bulletin by cash at all branches/ stations: 20.03.2012
Dates for CSIR NET June 2012 Online forms:
(i) Start of On-Line Submission of Application Form: 21.02.2012
(ii) Date of close of On-Line deposit of fee (at all stations): 20.03.2012
(iii) Date of close of On-Line submission of Applications (at all stations): 21.03.2012
Last date of receipt of completed forms (including hard copy of online form): 26.03.2012
Last date of receipt of application forms (from remote areas) 02.04.2012
Publication of list of candidates registered for test on CSIR, HRDG website: 15.05.2012
Start of dispatch of CSIR NET Admit cards: last week of May, 2012
What are the eligibility criteria to appear in CSIR NET?
Eligibility criteria of CSIR-UGC NET (qualification & age criteria) are as follows:

1.0 Educational Qualification criteria:

You need to be a M.Sc. or Equivalent degree in above subjects, with minimum 55% marks for General & OBC candidates; 50% for SC/ST candidates, Physically and Visually Handicapped candidates. If you are a Ph.D. degree holder, having passed Master’s degree prior to 19th September 1991, you are eligible.

If you are studying in the final year/semester of M.Sc. or Equivalent degree in above subjects or have appeared in the final exams already and waiting for results, you can appear in the CSIR NET conditionally under RA (Result Awaited) category.

2.3 Age limit: (as on 01-01-2012)

For Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) NET:

Min. 19 Years, Max. 28 years
(Upper age limit relaxed up to 5 years for SC/ST/OBC, Physically handicapped/Visually handicapped and female applicants).
For Lectureship LS (NET):
Minimum 19 years, No upper age limit.
Above eligibility means if you are 28 years or less on 01-01-2012, you can apply for both Lectureship as well as for JRF while if you are more than 28, you can apply only for Lectureship.

CSIR-UGC NET June 2012 Forms:

You can apply for the CSIR NET exam in two ways: either Offline or Online.

CSIR-UGC NET June 2012 Offline Forms:

You can obtain the Information Bulletin containing the Offline Application forms from two sources:
1.0 By hand: From designated bank branches (of Indian bank & Oriental Bank of Commerce) by paying the application fee in cash (Rs. 400/=: General, Rs. 200/=: OBC & Others: Rs. 100/=). The list of these bank branches where CSIR-UGC NET June 2012 Bulletin cum Application forms would be available are given in section:  5.4 in page-5 of the notification.

2.0 By Post: You can obtain the CSIR-UGC NET June 2012 Bulletin cum Form as a  VPP (Value Payable Post) from the Indian Bank, 3/1, West Patel Nagar, New Delhi – 110 008, by sending a request letter with with two self-addressed slips and the application fee as Demand draft. The DD should be drawn in favour of “Indian Bank, West Patel Nagar, New Delhi” payable at New Delhi.

CSIR-UGC NET June 2012 Online Form:
You can find the CSIR-UGC NET June 2012 Online Forms in CSIR NET website from 21.02.2012 onwards till 21.03.2012. Post submission of the online form, you have to take print out of it and send the same with other documents to CSIR, New DElhi so as to reach on or before 26.03.2012 (02.04.2012 for remote areas).

How to apply for CSIR NET is given very clearly in section: “5. HOW TO APPLY” in page-4 of the notification