CBSE UGC NET Dates and Important Points Released: Check Now!

By Malavikka

An official notification about the UGC NET has been released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). According to it, an announcement in this regard will be published on the CBSE website on August 4. The website address is

The lines for registration for the exam will open from August 11. Candidates who are interested in applying for the exam can do it in online mode. The registrations were earlier scheduled to be conducted from August 1.


Why is CBSE UGC NET held?

The examination is held for determining the eligibility for a number of posts, Assistant Professor, Junior Research Fellowship across the country.

CBSE UGC NET Dates and Important Points Released!

Documents required

CBSE has now made Aadhaar card mandatory for those who want to appear for the exam. It will be required at the time of filling the online application form for CBSE UGC NET Nov 2017.

Next NET in 2017

The next examination will be conducted on November 5.


The last date for the online registration is September 11.


UGC (University Grants Commission) is a statutory organisation established by the union government in 1956. Its main objective is to provide recognition to the Indian universities and provide funds to such recognised universities and colleges.CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) now conducts this exam on behalf of UGC for the post of Lecturer and for providing the JRF for Indian nationals in order to ensure minimum standards for the entrants in the teaching profession and in research. The exam is conducted in streams such as Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Commerce.

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