UGC NET Selection Process 2020

Updated By Sakunth Kumar on 15 Jan, 2020 10:10

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UGC NET 2020 Selection Process

UGC NET (June) 2020 qualified candidates will be awarded an E-Certificate by NTA as per the mode of selection specified by UGC. The candidates who have cleared UGC NET as per the minimum qualifying marks, i.e., 40% for General and 35% for Reserved Category shall be declared ‘Pass’ in the UGC NET exam. However, not all the candidates attaining the minimum qualifying marks shall be declared eligible for the award of E-Certificate. The candidates can check the mode of the selection for the UGC NET here. For the benefit of candidates, we have elaborated the UGC NET selection process here.

Mode of Selection for the Award of UGC NET E-Certificate

The mode of selection or selection for the award of UGC NET E-Certificate is as follows -

  • Only top 6% of candidates who cleared UGC NET shall be declared eligible for the award of E-Certificate.
  • Only 6% of slots are available for the eligibility of Assistant Process, and the reservation policies are applied for the distribution of slots. EWS is the new inclusion in the reservation policy, and the slot allocation shall be done equally for all categories.

How to Obtain UGC NET E-Certificate?

After the announcement of UGC NET results, the NTA will issue a notification asking the candidates to upload the scanned copies of the education qualification certificates. After verifying the education qualification certificate, the NTA will issue an E-Certificate to the candidates, and the same can be downloaded through the official website of UGC. More details regarding the same will be updated here soon.

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FAQs about UGC NET

What is the validity of UGC NET E-Certificate?

The validity of the UGC NET E-Certificate is a lifetime.

How many slots are available for Assistant Professor in UGC NET?

6% slots are available for the award to Assistant Professor Eligibility Certificate.

What is the minimum qualifying mark in UGC NET for General category?

The candidates need to score 40% of marks in UGC NET (both Paper 1 & 2) to be eligible for the selection process.

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