UGC NET 2018 registration process will go to start from tomorrow i.e. 6 March 2018. Candidates who are willing to apply for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and for Assistant Professor can apply before 5 April.
This year, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has also announced the revision of examination pattern and also the eligibility criteria.
As from this year, the NET paper will be conducted only for two papers instead of three papers. However, the first paper will carry 100 marks for one hour which will consist of 50 objective type questions. Each question will carry two marks.
While the second paper will consist of 200 marks for two hours and will consist of objective type questions compulsory questions. Each question will carry two marks and will be based on the subject opted by the candidate.
UGC NET (National Eligibility Test) exam will be held in different 100 subjects. As in 2014, there were only 79 subjects and in 2018, there are 84 subjects. In 2016, the number of the subject increased to 100. Yoga subject has been introducing as a new subject.
Meanwhile, the fees for the unreserved category student is Rs 1000 and for unreserved categories like OBC- Rs 500 and for SC/ST and the other will be Rs 250 only. Earlier, reserved category students have to pay Rs 600, OBC- Rs 300 and for SC/ST- Rs 150.
The UGC NET 2018 exam will be held on 8 July 2018 across the country.