CBSE UGC NET 2017 November Session: Changes in Qualifying Criterion and Exam Date

Published on : 3rd November 2017    Author : Tanvi Mittal

CBSE UGC NET 2017 exam date updated to 5 November, 2017. The qualifying criterion has been made 6% from 15%.

The University Grants commission (UGC) has published an official notice regarding changes in the qualifying criterion of the National Eligibility Test (NET) on its official website.

Check the official notice for changes in Qualifying Criterion here Click Here

Earlier the qualifying criterion for the exam was the top 15% of the candidates who obtain minimum required marks in all three papers were declared qualified in each subject and category. Now, as per the orders of the Kerala High Court, UGC had revised this criterion and now 6% of the total candidates who appear in the exam will be declared qualified. With the revised criterion, UGC is expecting an increase in the qualifying percentage. The expected qualifying percentage for UGC NET 2017 November session is 6% as against 3.99% of January session.

In another notice, issued at CBSE NET official website (Click Here), the exam date has been changed to 5th November, 2017 from earlier scheduled date 19th November, 2017.  The online application process will begin from 1 August, 2017.

Check the official notice Click Here

About the Author: Tanvi Mittal

Former content manager at one of the country’s leading dailies, Tanvi Mittal specialises in academic writing. With two decades of experience and expertise in writing, she is the spearhead of Exams Planner’s content team. Commitment to brilliance and dedication to writing, strategizing and doing extensive research are her biggest passions. With only objective to provide high quality and researched based content, Tanvi constantly thrives to make a difference with her knowledge.

When not working for the betterment of students, she loves to cook and dance. Also, a great orator, Tanvi has participated in several international conferences. She has got her writings published in many journals and penned numerous short stories for kids.

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