CSIR UGC NET is an entrance test conducted by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research. The entrance exam allows the candidates to apply for the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) & Lectureship (LS). Conducted in two sessions, the exam focuses on Mathematical, Chemical and Physical, Life and Earth science. To know more about the exam, read the full article.
CSIR UGC NET 2020 Highlight:
|Name of the Exam||CSIR UGC NET|
|Conducted by||Council of Scientific and Industrial Research|
|Type of Questions||MCQs|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Exam Duration||3 hours|
CSIR UGC NET 2020 Syllabus:
CSIR NET Chemical Sciences Syllabus is divided in 4 sections – Inorganic chemistry, Physical chemistry, Organic chemistry and Interdisciplinary topics. Syllabus under each section is mentioned below in detail:
CSIR NET Chemical Sciences Syllabus
|Inorganic Chemistry||Chemical Periodicity, VSEPR Theory, Acids and Bases, Main group elements and their compounds, Transition elements and coordination compounds, Inner transition elements, Organometallic compounds, Cages and Metal Cluster, Analytical Chemistry, Bioinorganic Chemistry, Characterisation of inorganic compounds and Nuclear Chemistry|
|Physical Chemistry||Basic principles of quantum mechanics, Approximate methods of quantum mechanics, Atomic structure and spectroscopy, Chemical bonding in diatomics, Chemical applications of group theory, Molecular spectroscopy, Chemical thermodynamics, Statistical thermodynamics, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Colloids and surfaces, Solid state, Polymer chemistry and Data Analysis|
|Organic Chemistry||IUPAC nomenclature of organic molecules including regio- and stereoisomers, Principles of stereochemistry, Aromaticity, Organic reactive intermediates, Organic transformations and reagents, Concepts in organic synthesis, Asymmetric synthesis, Pericyclic reactions, Chemistry of natural products and Structure determination of organic compounds by IR, UV-Vis, 1H & 13C NMR and Mass spectroscopic techniques|
|Interdisciplinary Topics||Chemistry in nanoscience and technology, Catalysis and Green Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry and Environmental Chemistry|
CSIR UGC NET 2020 Cut Off:
The cut off for CSIR UGC NET will be released soon after the declaration of the result. The cut off is expected to be released in the month of September or October. The cut off is decided based on a few factors such as the no of applicants, level of difficulty in the exam, average performance in the exam.
CSIR UGC NET 2020 Result:
The Result for CSIR UGC NET is expected to be released in the month of September or October. Those candidates who will successfully qualify the exam, their fellowship will be effective from 1st January 2020. The result will be declared by the authorities on the official website of CSIR. The candidates download their scorecard by logging in to the official website with their respective credentials.
CSIR UGC NET 2020 Answer Key:
The Answer key for CSIR UGC NET will be released soon after the completion of the entrance exam. The candidates will be able to get access to the answer key by logging in to the official website with their given credentials (i.e application no & password). The candidates can also raise complains against the official answer key in case of any wrong information. The complaints should be in representation format sent to the authorities via email only. Other mediums will not be entertained.
CSIR UGC NET 2020 FAQ's:
Q: Where can I get the application form for the entrance exam?
A: The candidates can get the application form for the entrance exam from the official website of CSIR.
Q: When can I expect the admit card for CSIR UGC NET 2020 to release?
A: The admit card is expected to be released on 1st week of June, 2020. For more information check out the admit card section above.
Q: What is the mode of examination?
A: The examination mode is offline.
Q: Can we submit the application offline?
A: The application form is to be submitted through online mode only.
Q: How to download the admit card?
A: The process to download admit card is mentioned below
- Go to the official website of CSIR
- Login to the website with your respective credentials
- Click on “Download Admit Card”
- Check your admit card shown on the screen
- Download and take a print out for future reference
Q: How to apply for CSIR UGC ?
A: The steps for the application process is mentioned below:
- Go to the official website of CSIR
- Click on Apply Online
- Fill up the application form with your personal & academic information
- Upload the required documents & scanned photograph and signature
- Review your application once again before submitting
- A new application no will be generated for the future reference
- After submission, pay the required amount for the application fee
- Take a print out of the confirmation page for future use
Q: Can students who are in their last year of Bachelor degree apply for CSIR UGC?
A: Yes, the student who are in the last year of Bachelor degree and have given the final examination can also apply for the CSIR UGC.
Q: What is the maximum age limit of CSIR UGC?
A: The maximum age limit for CSIR UGC is 28 years for general and an extra 5 years for reserved category.
Q:How to check the result of CSIR UGC?
A: The result for CSIR UGC will be declared on their official website after the completion of the examination.
Q: What are the type of questions in CSIR UGC?
A: CSIR UGC has objective type of questions.