Relaxation in Age Limit of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for June, 2021 UGC-NET cycle

Relaxation in Age Limit of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for June, 2021 UGC-NET cycle

Relaxation in Age Limit of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for June, 2021 UGC-NET cycle. Public Notice Dated: 10.08.2021 Relaxation in Age Limit of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) for June, 2021 UGC-NET cycle

In continuation to the Public Notice dated 10th August 2021 for submission of online application form of June 2021 UGC-NET for ‘Assistant Professor’ and ‘Junior Research Fellowship and Assistant Professor’, it is hereby informed that the following age limit for JRF will be applicable for this current examination only i.e. June, 2021 UGC-NET cycle:

  1. JRF: Not more than 31 years as on 01.10.2021 (October 1, 2021). (This age limit is applicable for the current examination only).

A relaxation of upto 5 years is provided to the candidates belonging to OBC-NCL (as per the Central list of OBC available on website: www.ncbc.nic.in)/SC/ST/PwD/Third gender categories and to women applicants. Relaxation will also be provided to the candidates with research experience, limited to the period spent on research in the relevant / related subject of postgraduation degree, subject to a maximum of 5 years, on production of a certificate from appropriate authority, which should be a recognized Indian university / Institute of National
Importance / foreign university which is duly approved / recognized / accredited in its own Country / Public Sector Undertaking of Government of India / State Government in India. The
research should not have been carried out towards completion of graduation or postgraduation degree(s). Three years relaxation in age will be permissible to the candidates with L.L.M. degree. A relaxation of upto 5 years is provided to the candidates who have served in the armed forces subject to the length of service in the armed forces upto the first day of the month in which the concerned UGC-NET is concluded. Total age relaxation on the above ground(s) shall not exceed five years under any circumstances.

Assistant Professor: There is no upper age limit in applying for UGC-NET for Assistant Professor.

Also Read: National Testing Agency (NTA) Opening of the online portal for submission of Online Application Form for June 2021 UGC-NET

The schedule of June 2021 UGC-NET is as follows:

Online registration and submission of Application Form (complete in all respect) through NTA Website: https://ugcnet.nta.nic.in10 August to 05 September, 2021 (upto 11:50 pm)
Last date for successful transaction of Examination fee06 September, 2021 (upto 11:50 pm)
Correction in the Particulars of Application Form online only07 September to 12 September, 2021

For any queries or /clarifications, candidates can call NTA Help Desk at 011 40759000 or write to NTA at [email protected].

Website: www.nta.ac.in, Helpline Number: 011-40759000

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