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May 21, 2024 • 17:47 pm

CSIR NET Certificate 2023 - Check Procedure, Validity, Benefits

CSIR NET Certificate Procedure



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

The CSIR or 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.

The NTA  released the JOINT CSIR-UGC NET DECEMBER, 2023 results on 3rd February 2024.

As per the latest NTA NET has been released Certifacte for CSIR NET Exam December 2023 session on 10th May 2024. The Certificate of Joint  CSIR -NET Examination December - 2023 are now available on official websites.

The e-certificates are available for download approximately 4-5 months after the results are declared.

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

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

Latest Updates of CSIR NET Exam Certificate

Benefits & Validity Period of CSIR NET Award Letter

Documents to be Submitted to Get Certificate

Important Instructions

How to Download the JRF/LS Qualifying Letter?

What to do When Certificate is Not Received?

Instructions to get Duplicate Letter



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Latest Updates for CSIR NET Certificate


As per the latest notification, candidates who have cleared the CSIR NET June 2023 exam but haven't downloaded their e-certificate yet, can now send their documents for verification and thereafter download their CSIR -JRF e-certificate.

According to the latest update, CSIR NET June 2023 e-certificates are available to download on the official website of

Qualified candidates whose roll numbers are listed in Part-2 of CSIR NET 2023 Result can send the self-attested photocopies of their documents through e-mail to And after document verification, they can download their e-certificate from the official website of CSIR NET.

Along with that, the candidates who qualified in Part II & III of the CSIR NET Result may contact UGC or NTA to download their certificate.

The exam conducting authority will release the latest updates regarding the CSIR UGC NET Certificates.

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




Benefits & Validity Period of Certificate


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




After getting the qualifying letter, candidates can avail of 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.

You can understand the validity for CSIR NET JRF e-certificate more easily with our given YouTube video:




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 the 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 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 certificates 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 December 2023 (JRF/LS-PART-I-RESULT) NET Exam and Roll Number____”.



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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 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 complications, candidates must follow the given instructions and send all the required documents to the officials.

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



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How to Download the CSIR NET Certificate?


To make things easier for you, we've included steps for downloading the CSIR NET certificate below. To obtain the certificate, follow the given procedure.

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

Step 2 – Now, choose the exam and click on the "Proceed" button.

Step 3 – Fill the required details and click on the “Submit” button.

Step 4 - After a successful login, the letter will appear on the screen. Aspirants can download it and take a printout.



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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 to

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.


CSIR NET Channel



Instructions to Get Duplicate Certificate


The officials issue 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.

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 the 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.

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Showing 10 comments out of 21
  • Rajlaxmi singh

    Sir, I have cleared CSIR NET in Life Sc. held on 17 th June,2007. I received the certificate. I need marksheet/ scorecard of the same. How can I get it?


    Hello Rajlaxmi,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    You can send an e-mail to or 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.
    Thank You!!

  • Pramod kumar pal

    I cleared the joint CSIR-UGC NET with JRF from UGC in june 2017, can you tell me how can I obtain my certificate?


    Hello Pramod,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    The CSIR NET JRF Certificate is valid only for 2 years. So, you have to appear again to get the certificate.
    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 password from official website after release.
    Thanks for asking your query with us!

  • 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!

  • 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 this regard and suggest me what to do further please help me I'll be grateful to you to


    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 downloading procedure of certificate from the above blog
    Thank You!

  • 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 the qualifying certicates? Please help sir or madam.


    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!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • A mamthha

    Hi, May I know which caste certificate to be uploaded while applying for CSIR NET JRF the one which is mentioned in Annexures of information brochure or else the scanned copy of the original caste certificate. please let me know as soon as possible. Regards, Mamatha A

  • 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 query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • 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 homepage.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team


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