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July 21, 2020 • 11:34 am

CSIR NET Certificate 2019 - Procedure, Validity, Benefit






Certificate is an award issued to a candidate as a proof of qualification or expertise in a particular area. In the case of CSIR NET Exam, the candidates who qualify for JRF & Lectureship are honoured with the award.

The UGC & NTA upload the certificate on their website almost 4-5 months after the result declaration. It comprises all the important details of the candidates along with their obtained rank.

In this article, we have provided the downloading procedure of CSIR NET Certificate with other important facts.

Here you can check what we have covered in this blog.


Benefits & Validity Period of CSIR NET Award Letter

Latest Updates of Exam Certificate

Documents to be Submitted to Get Certificate

Important Instructions

How to Download the JRF/LS Qualifying Letter?

Certificate for Part I

Certificate for Part II & III

What to do When Certificate is Not Received?

Instructions to get Duplicate Letter



Download CSIR NET Syllabus and Previous Years’ Question Papers in PDF Format for Free!




Benefits & Validity Period of Certificate


To get the most out of JRF/LS Certificate, candidates must know its benefits and validity period. You can check these details below.





After getting the qualifying letter, candidates can avail many career scopes, such as: -

Junior/Senior Research Fellow jobs, Job in PSUs, etc.

Lectureship in UGC Approved Universities.

Become a Consultant.

Researcher in various CSIR and government research labs.

Technical or Support Staff in Laboratories.

Candidates can also get Scholarships and Fellowships offered by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research.

To know more about job opportunities after CSIR NET, click here – CSIR NET Career Scope



Validity of Award Letter


For Junior Research Fellowship, it will remain valid for 2 years from the date of issue.

For lectureship, it will be valid for a lifetime.




Latest Updates for CSIR NET Certificate


The exam conducting authority has released some latest updates regarding the CSIR NET Certificates. You can check them below: -

NTA has released the CSIR NET Dec 2019 Certificate on its official site.

Due to COVID-19 situation, it has been decided that the validity period of CSIR Junior Research Fellowship is extended by 06 months till December 2020


Visit our CSIR NET Notification blog to get all the latest updates.






Documents to be Submitted Before Downloading the Certificate


Before downloading the CSIR Award, candidates are required to submit some important documents at the official address of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research. After verifying these documents, the award letter will be issued.

Following is the list of required documents–

Marks Statement of the CSIR NET exam.

Admit Card of the exam.

10th Class Marksheet (As a proof of date of Birth).

Final Marksheet  of M.Sc., Integrated BS-MS, B.E/B.Tech, B-Pharma, MBBS or an Equivalent Degree with the Required Percentage of Marks.

CGPA/SGPA/OGPA/CPI etc. conversion formula of their respective Universities/Institutes or certificate from concerned University/Institute clearly stating the marks percentage of qualifying degree.

Bifurcation of marks/period in case of a dual degree.

Caste certificate, If Applicable.

Certificate of physical disability (In case of physically handicapped and visually handicapped).

EWS category proof (Income & Asset Certificate) issued by the appropriate competent authority.

While sending the documents, aspirants must superscribe the envelope with “Documents for June 2019 (JRF/LS-PART-I-RESULT) NET Exam and Roll Number____”.




Important instructions


CSIR has released some important instructions that should be followed while sending the documents. These are:

OBC aspirants are notified that they have to submit their OBC caste certificate according to the format provided in NCBC Website.

The certificates, which are in the languages other than Hindi and English, should be translated in Hindi or English and attested by the issuing authority of the original certificate.

Candidates who have applied in the Result Awaited (RA) category (MSc or equivalent) should submit the required documents only after completing their qualification.

Candidates who wish to collect their award letter in person may do so on working days from 10 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and from 2.30 p.m. to 4.30 p.m.

Such candidates should bring self – attested copies of the above documents with them (Should not be sent by post).

To avoid any complication, candidates must follow the given instructions and send all the required documents to the officials.

Once the certificates are released, students can download them from official website using the following steps.



Download CSIR NET Previous Papers & Model Paper to have an idea about the Question's Difficulty Level.




How to Download the CSIR NET Certificate?


The CSIR NET Award for Part I & Part II, III will be released separately by UGC and CSIR. Follow the given procedure to download the certificate.




CSIR NET Certificate Dec 2019


Step 1 - Visit the official link & go to the login area.

Step 2 – Now, fill the required details and click on the “Submit” button.

Step 3 - After a successful login, the letter will appear on the screen. Aspirants can download it and take a printout.




CSIR NET Certificate June 2019


Step-1: Visit the official website of UGC.

Step-2: Click on - “Click here to download e-Certificate of Joint CSIR-UGC TEST from December 2016 onwards".

Step-3: After this, a new window will open with two option “Yes” and “No”.

Option 1 – If you have generated your password through OTP after 1st September 2017 or at the time of the online application of CSIR NET Exam, then select ‘Yes’ and continue.


Option 2 – If you haven’t generated your password through OTP then select ‘No’ and generate the password.

Step-4: Now, enter all the required details correctly and click on the “Login” button to download the certificate.



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What to do When Certificate is Not Received?


In case, where the award letter is not received or have any queries regarding issuance, candidates can:

Send an e-mail on

Local candidates can visit the head office of the certification section.

Ask for the certificate by sending a request letter to the Head, NET Bureau, UGC.

You have to send your Roll Number, the slot of exam in which you have appeared and CSIR Ref. No. (if you know) in your request letter.


Note: If you did not submit the documents earlier, you may send them with the request letter.




Instructions to Get Duplicate Certificate


UGC issues the duplicate certificate only in the case when you lose it or failed to receive the original one. To get the duplicate copy, candidates must follow the given instructions.

Submit an affidavit on a Judicial stamp paper duly attested by the competent authority issued by the UGC mentioning the complete details of the candidate such as – Applicant’s Name, Father’s and Mother’s Names, Exam Date, Roll Number, Subject of the Exam, Candidate’s Address etc.

Applicants have to state in the affidavit that in the case of finding their original CSIR NET Award Letter, they would not misuse the duplicate one and send it back to the NET Bureau.

Along with the affidavit, candidates must also send a demand draft of INR 100/- drawn in favour of the Secretary, University Grants Commission, New Delhi payable at State Bank of India, Service Branch, (Code No. 7687), New Delhi.

Candidates need to attach an attested copy of the FIR registered at Police Station. The attestation stamp of the Class-I gazetted officer must bear his/her name, designation, and official address.



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We hope that the information provided in this blog is helpful to you. You can also help other CSIR NET Aspirants to download their certificates by sharing this blog.

If you have any queries, post them in the comments’ box below. We will solve your queries as soon as possible.

Thank You!!


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  • Neichoihoi lhouvum
    Hello sir, in which section of the official csir website can I find these informations regarding csir net certificate? From where do you get the informations?
    Hello Choice,   Greetings from Eduncle!   You should regularly visit the official website of CSIR to get the updates. Usually they publish the information on their homepa...
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  • Sat
    I cleared the joint CSIR-UGC NET with JRF from UGC in Dec 2017, can you tell me how can I obtain my certificate?
    Hello Sat,   Greetings from Eduncle!   You can download the NET certificate from official website or follow steps given in the above blog.   Thanks for asking your q...
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  • Neichoihoi lhouvum
    I click on the given link to download my e certificatebut it says error. I cleared in December 2017. What should I do? Will CSIR notify on their website when it is possible to get ...
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    Hello Choinu,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Please contact to our support team on toll-free number 1800-120-1021 for the same.   Thanks for asking your query to us! &n...
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  • Kishore
    Hello eduncle I qualified csir ugc jrf and lectureship in June 2018 but I didn't got my certificate yet they not even announcing about it,kindly tell me information if u know in th...
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    Hello Kishore,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    CSIR NET Certificate foe June 2018 has been released by the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research. You can get the download...
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  • Alka kumari
    I cleared csir ugc net jrf in june 2018 exam how can i got my certificate
    Hello Alka,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    You can get the complete procedure of downloading CSIR NET Certificate from the above blog.
    Thank You!
  • Chhoti singh
    Sir ugc jrf certificate for csir net dec 2019 kaise milega
    Hello Chhoti,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    CSIR NET Certificate for Dec 2019 exam has not been released yet. you can download certificate by providing application number and pa...
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