University Grant Commission National Eligibility Test abbreviated as UGC NET and often called as NTA NET is a test to ascertain the eligibility for the college level lectureship and for the award of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF). Its a national level examination conducted in India only. UGC NET exam is conducted twice every year – in June and December. UGC NET will be a computer based test comprising of two papers (1 and 2) of overall 3 hours duration.
Candidate must hold's master degree with 55% marks(50% for SC/ST) in their relevent stream.