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CSIR NET Eligibility Criteria Dec 2019 | Age, Qualifications & Marks

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CSIR NET Eligibility Criteria

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‘What is the CSIR NET Eligibility Criteria?’ This is the most frequent question asked by the CSIR NET 2019 aspirants!

 

Well! CSIR Eligibility is measured within two major constraints – Educational Qualification and Age Limit.

 

The CSIR NET Organizing Institute has declared some specific set of guidelines for each of these parameters which identify the suitable candidates for this exam.

 

Below in this blog, we have mentioned the complete CSIR Exam Eligibility Criteria in detail. Please scroll down and test whether you are eligible or not to appear in this most prestigious exam!

 

And if you found yourself eligible, then –

 

 

 

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Let’s understand the major CSIR Eligibility Constraints in a better way!

 

 

CSIR NET Eligibility Criteria| Important Factors to consider before appearing in Exam

 

Before stepping towards the idea of appearing in CSIR NET Exam Dec 2019, make sure that you belong to the Science Background.

 

If you are a science student and willing to pursue your career further as a Junior Research Fellow or an Assistant Professor, only then you should aim for this exam. Else, you can go for UGC NET Exam 2019.

 

 

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This was the first Joint UGC CSIR NET Eligibility Factor, which can make your goal more clear and focused. So, if you fulfill this first criterion, only then you can proceed to see further eligibility criteria.

 

 

 

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Educational Eligibility for CSIR NET Exam Dec 2019 - Check Out the Required Score Here!

 

The Joint CSIR UGC NET Exam is a nationalized exam so it has different educational eligibility criteria for reserved and unreserved category candidates.

We have mentioned the complete Educational Criteria for CSIR NET Eligibility below-

 

CSIR Eligibility - Degrees Required (Any of the mentioned below)

 

M.Sc.

Integrated BS-MS

BS-4 Years

BE/B-Tech

 B-Pharma

MBBS

Or an Equivalent Degree.

 

 

 

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CSIR Exam Eligibility - Percentage Required

 

For General and OBC Candidates - 55% Marks

 For ST/SC/PWD Candidates - 50% Marks.

 

CSIR NET Educational Eligibility Criteria

 

 

Also check the CSIR NET Cutoff Marks to be aware of the Exam Qualifying Criteria.

 

Important Notes for CSIR Eligibility:

 

 As per the CSIR NET Eligibility conditions, the candidates whose results are awaited can also apply.

But their results (fulfilling the required percentage criteria) should be declared within the validity period of two years to avail the fellowship from the effective date of award of the fellowship.

Such candidates will have to submit the attestation format (Given at the reverse of the application form) duly certified by the Head of Institute/Dean/Head of Department from where the candidate is appearing or has appeared.

 

 In accordance with CSIR Exam Eligibility Criteria, the candidates with bachelor’s degree will be eligible for CSIR fellowship only after ‘getting registered/enrolled for Ph.D./ Integrated Ph.D. program within the validity period of two years.’

 Candidates who are suffering from disabilities other than OH, VH, HH as mentioned in the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (RPWD) Act, 2016 may also apply under PwD category and will also get the 5 years’ relaxation.

After form submission, they have to inform their application number to CSIR-HRDG through email to nethelp2@csir.res.in.

Aspirants who already filled the CSIR NET 2019 Application Form for the exam may also inform their application number through email to CSIR-HRDG.

 

 

CSIR NET Eligibility - Educational Qualification Criteria for Lecturer-ship:

 

The CSIR Exam eligibility for lectureship of NET qualified candidates will be subject to fulfilling the criteria laid down by UGC.

 

PhD degree holders who have passed Master’s degree prior to 19th September 1991, with at least 50% marks are eligible to apply for Lectureship only.

 

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Age Limit Criteria for CSIR UGC NET Eligibility – Know if you are eligible for Relaxation or not!

 

The CSIR Eligibility Criteria for age limit is different in the case of JRF and Assistant Professor. Below you can check the clear distinction for both.

 

1. CSIR JRF Eligibility Criteria

Maximum Age - 28 years.

Age Relaxation – Up to 5 Years for SC/ST/OBC//female applicants. In case of OBC (non-creamy layer) provided age relaxation is 3 years.

 

2. CSIR NET Eligibility Criteria for Lecturership

There’s no upper age limit in this case. Candidates from any age group can apply for lecturership.

 

CSIR UGC NET AGE ELIGIBILITY

 

 

 

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CSIR Eligibility for NET/JRF Exam [Subject Wise]

 

1. CSIR NET Eligibility for Life Science

As per CSIR NET Eligibility for Life Science, the candidates are required to have any of the above-mentioned degrees in Life Science only.

 

2. CSIR NET Chemical Science Eligibility

As per CSIR Eligibility, the candidates must have valid M.Sc./BS/B-Tech or equivalent qualification in Chemistry with required percentage criteria mentioned above.

 

3. CSIR NET Earth Science Eligibility

The CSIR Exam Eligibility guidelines for Earth Science tells that the candidates must have completed M.Sc./BS-MS/BS-4 Years/B-Pharma or any equivalent degree in the field of Earth Science within the required qualifying criteria.

 

4. CSIR NET Mathematics Eligibility Criteria

The CSIR NET aspirants are required to have a valid degree in M.Sc./BS-MS/BS/B-Tech or any equivalent study for Mathematics to fulfill the CSIR Eligibility conditions for Maths.

 

5. CSIR NET Eligibility for Physical Science

In accordance with CSIR NET Eligibility for Physical Science, the candidates are required to have a valid degree of M.Sc. Physics or BS-MS in Physics or any related degree passed within the required percentage.

So, above we have mentioned the complete CSIR NET Exam Eligibility Criteria on the basis of which, you can scale yourself in terms of Educational Qualification and Age Limit and then apply for CSIR NET exam without hesitation.

If you have any confusion regarding the above information about CSIR Eligibility and you want more assistance from us, then please leave your suggestion/query below in the comment section.

 

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Frequently Asked Questions Related to CSIR NET Eligibility Criteria

 

 

Check out the CSIR NET FAQs about Eligibility to resolve all your queries regarding this.

 

 

Ques 1 - What is the eligibility for the CSIR NET?

 

Ans – Candidates with Masters’ degree in science stream or enrolled in the post-graduation can appear for the CSIR NET exam.

 

 

Ques 2 - Are MBBS students eligible for CSIR NET?

 

Ans – Yes, MBBS degree holders are eligible for the CSIR UGC NET exam.

 

 

Ques 3 - Are M.Sc first-year students eligible for the CSIR-NET exam?

 

Ans – Yes, aspirants who are in the first year of M.Sc. can apply for the CSIR NET exam.

 

 

Ques 4 - What is the maximum age for appearing in CSIR UGC NET Exam?

Or

What is the age limit/relaxation criteria for the candidates appearing in CSIR UGC NET Dec 2019?

 

Ans – CSIR has set the 28 years (For General Category) maximum age for appearing in CSIR UGC NET exam for JRF. Aspirants who belong from other categories get the relaxation of 5 years. There is no age limit to apply for Assistant Professor.

 

 

Ques 5 - Is a B.Tech degree holder eligible for the CSIR NET?

 

Ans – Yes, B.Tech graduates are eligible for the CSIR NET exam only for Junior Research Fellowship.

 

 

Ques 6 - Is a 5 year dual degree (B.Tech + M.tech) candidate eligible for CSIR NET?

 

Ans - Yes, candidates who pursued 5 year dual degree (B.Tech + M.Tech) can apply for CSIR UGC NET Exam.

 

 

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  • Nanki
    sir i am pursuing m.sc in medicinal plant science. Am i eligible for csir net life science subject?
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Nanki,
    Greeting From Eduncle!
    Yes, you are eligible for CSIR NET under Life Science subject.
    Thank You!!
  • Savi
    I'm Pershing my BSc (H) third yr can I give CSIR-NET this year in Dec
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Savi,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    According to CSIR guidelines, aspirants holding post graduation degree or 4 year graduation degree or B.Sc. (Hons) or equivalent degree/diploma are eligible for the CSIR NET exam. Make sure you also meet all the required criteria for exam.
    Thank You.
  • Bidyut Ghosh
    I completed my M Sc(physics) in 2010,and presently I am a high school teacher. Am I eligible for lectureship??? I don't have P hD degree.
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Bidyut,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    Yes, you are eligible for UGC NET Lectureship exam. Because there are no age limit for the Assistant Professor.
    Thank You.
  • Amit Yadav
    Hello sir, this year I passed out MSc from renewable energy subject, I wanna know whether I am eligible for appearing in the CSIR NET physical science exam or not?
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Amit,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    According to CSIR guidelines, aspirants can apply for the exam with their post-graduation subject or related to that. Make sure you also meet all the required criteria for exam.
    Thank You.
  • Kuldeep
    I am msc(geophysics)Tech from bhu 3 years course.Am I eligible for CSIR net PHYSICAL science
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Kuldeep,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    Yes, you are eligible for CSIR NET Physical Sciences.
    Thank You.
  • B Ram Chandra Attamma
    Hello.I completed my pg from open university ...am I eligible to write csir net
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello B Ram Chandra Attamma,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    Candidates who have passed their post-graduation from the UGC Approved Universities can appear for the CSIR NET exam. Make sure that the University from where you pursued postgraduation is approved by UGC or not.
    Thank You.
  • Sasi Rekha
    Hello sir i completed M. Pharmacy specialized in ( pharmacognosy and phytochemistry department) in the year 2018 september, i would like to know whether I can write csir net exam or not? Thank you
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Sasi rekha,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    Yes, you can appear for CSIR NET exam with Chemical Science as per your post-graduation subject. Make sure you also meet all the required eligibility criteria for the same.
    Thank You!
  • Amrita Singh
    Hello, i would like to know if i can apply for earth sciences as my graduation & post graduation both falls in the field of fibres and textiles processing technology.
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Amrita,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    As per your post-graduation subject, you can apply for CSIR NET Chemical Sciences not for the Earth Sciences.
    Thank You!
  • Sriparasara Deepika
    Sir, I have completed m. Pharmacy any vacancies in life sciemces post
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  • Heena
    I m in first yr of Msc Maths...cn I apply for csir net ??
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Heena,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    As per the CSIR NET exam guidelines candidates who are enrolled for M.Sc. can apply for the exam. According to your post-graduation subject you can apply for CSIR NET Mathematical Science.
    Thank You!
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