New Delhi : The Central Board of Secondary Education has released the UGC NET exam 2017 schedule on the official website cbse.nic.in. UGC NET 2017 exam will be conducted by CBSE on November 5.
As per the official website, "The candidates are advised to visit the examination centre a day before the conduct of examination to know the exact location of the center to avoid any delay in reporting at the examination center as per schedule. No candidate will be allowed to enter the examination hall after the time of last entry (9.30 am for Paper-I, Paper-II and 2.00 pm for Paper-III)."
CBSE will conduct NET in 84 subjects at 90 selected NET examination cities spread across the country. The exam is conducted for determining the eligibility for assistant professor only or Junior Research Fellowship.
About CBSE UGC NET:
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.