CSIR UGC NET 2020 Result (Announced) – View Steps to Check

Published on : 30th December 2020    Author : Himanshu Basant Bhatt

On Tuesday (29th December 2020), the National Testing Agency has announced the results of CSIR-UGC JRF/NET exam 2020 at the official website. Candidates who have appeared for the exam and cracked the result, can visit the official website URL of CSIR UGC NET/JRF exam. The CSIR UGC NET result has been released in the form of a scorecard on the official website of the exam. Candidates can check their CSIR NET result by logging into their registered accounts. Along with the result, NTA has also released the final CSIR NET answer key 2020.

After, the declaration of result, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) will also release CSIR NET merit list 2020 on its official website. Along with the merit list, the council will also declare CSIR NET cutoff 2020. The CSIR NET merit list will contain the roll numbers and ranks of candidates who will qualify the CSIR UGC NET exam.

CSIR NET Result 2020 – Important Dates



CSIR NET Exam 2020 Date

19th, 21st, 26th, and 30th November 2020

Release of Provisional Answer Key

03rd December 2020

Release of Final Answer Key

29th December 2020

Release of Final CSIR UGC NET result

29th December 2020

How to Download CSIR NET Exam 2020 Result/ Scores?

  • Go to the NTA CSIR NET official website.
  • Click on the ‘View Score Card’ link on the home-page.
  • Select an option to check the result.
  • Enter the details asked for to log-in.
  • Your result/ scorecard will appear on the screen.
  • Check your marks.
  • Download the scorecard and take a print for future reference.

Details Mentioned on CSIR NET Scorecard/Marks Statement

The result/scorecard/marks statement for Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-University Grants Commission-National Eligibility Test (CSIR UGC NET) contains important details related to the candidate such as:


Roll number

Application number

Parents’ names


Post applied (JRF and Assistant Professor or Assistant Professor Only)

CSIR NET subject code and name for which the exam is taken

Exam qualifying status

Total and paper-wise marks scored

Total and paper-wise percentage obtained

CSIR UGC NET 2020 - Final Answer Key

The final CSIR NET answer key 2020 has been released by National Testing Agency (NTA) on December 29. The answer key has been released for all subjects in the form of a PDF on the official website of the exam. Along with the final key, NTA has also announced the CSIR NET result 2020. The CSIR UGC NET scores are compiled based on the final answer key. The answer keys have been released for all five subjects.

CSIR UGC NET 2020 Merit List

NTA will release two separate merit lists for the CSIR UGC NET 2020 exam. One list will comprise the roll numbers of candidates qualifying for the award of JRF and the second list will comprise the roll number of candidates qualifying for the Assistant Professor post. The lists will be prepared based on the scores of the candidates in the exam.

CSIR Fellowship

The validity for joining the fellowship under CSIR is 2 years. The stipend of ₹ 31,000/- per month will be provided to candidates who are selected for JRF through CSIR-UGC NET. “The Fellowship will be governed by terms and conditions of CSIR, UGC or Research Scheme, as applicable,” as per the official notification.

About CSIR UGC NET 2020

The CSIR UGC NET 2020 exam was conducted by the National Testing Agency on 19th, 21st, 26th, and 30th November 2020. The examination was conducted at 629 centers across 220 cities. The exam is conducted for five subjects and students are required to select a single subject. The subjects are as follows:

  • Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Life Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences

The examination is conducted for determining the eligibility for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and for Lectureship (LS)/ Assistant Professor in Indian Universities.

About the Author: Himanshu Basant Bhatt

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Himanshu Basant Bhatt is working as a writer for ExamsPlanner from last 18 months. Joining the project at its initial stage, she had contributed to the expansion of the project in many ways. Her research and understanding on the official information and presenting it in an easy-to-grab manner has helped in providing the authentic informatio ..Read More

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