CBSE UGC NET 2018- Age Limit, Exam Pattern and other Changes you must check out

Rahul Sharma
Feb 28, 2018 · 2 min read

CBSE NET exam is going to be conducted in the month of July 2018 and before the exams UGC Board has taken some astonished decisions before the NET Exams.

National Eligibility Test is a well-known platform for students aspiring career in lectureship and Research field. As per the various disclosures, the NET 2018 exam is going to be conducted on 8th July 2018.While the UGC has increased the upper age limit for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) program by 2years from the running 28 years to 30 years of age.

This is noted as a healthy step for students who are trying to score well in the NET Exam but are restricted to peruse Junior Research Fellowship due to the age limit factors.

NET Aspirants may fill up the online applications to appear in the exam till 5 April 2018 from 6th March 2018.

As from the prior exam pattern of three papers, the exam would be conducted in two phases only Paper 1 & Paper 2.

Paper 1 would be organized as a common exam for all UGC NET 2018 appearing aspirants to check out their Reasoning, General Awareness, comprehension and aptitude skills. The question paper would abide 50 questions to be attempted in 1-hour duration.

While UGC NET Paper 2 would be organized to check the subject command selected by a candidate. Paper 2 would be conducted for 2-hour duration and candidate have to attempt 100 objective type questions.

Around 9.50 lacs of candidates would appear in the UGC NET Exam and observing the benefit of aspirants UGC is going to conduct the exam at 1700 exam centers in 91 cities.
Well, dissipating the old format of exam UGC has taken a new step by shorting the exam phases and increasing the upper age limit. We hope is going to be a applauding decision.