CSIR NET 2022 Application Process: Step by Step Complete Guide

CSIR NET Application Process

About CSIR NET

CSIR NET stands for Council of Scientific & Industrial Research – National Eligibility Test.

It is a national-level exam conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for the candidates who want to choose Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or Lectureship (LS) as their career.

NTA CSIR NET is conducted in 5 subjects

  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Earth Sciences
  • Mathematical Sciences

Check CSIR NET Application Process details here.

CSIR NET 2022 Important Dates

EventDate
Start of application form11 July 2022
Last Date to apply for the CSIR NET 202210 August 2022 (upto 05:00 pm)
Last Date of successful fee transaction10 August 2022 (upto 11:50 pm)
Release of CSIR NET Admit CardWeek Before exam
CSIR NET Exam DateSept 2022 (expected)
CSIR NET Answer KeyWeek after exam
CSIR NET ScorecardTo be notified later

CSIR NET 2022 Notification

The National Testing Agency (NTA) released the CSIR NET notification for CSIR NET June 2022.

CSIR NET June 2022 Notification

CSIR NET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Before filling CSIR NET application form candidate must check the eligibility criteria.

CSIR NET Eligibility Criteria

CSIR NET 2022 Application Form

Things to be kept ready beforehand

Before beginning the process of filling the Online Application Form, read Information Bulletin carefully, keep ready required documents:

  • Copy of Board/ University Certificate for Candidate’s Name, Mother’s Name, Father’s Name and Date of Birth
  • Type of Identification – Bank A/c passbook with photograph/ Passport Number/ Ration Card/ Aadhaar Card Number/Voter ID Card Number/ Other Govt ID
  • Qualifying Degree Certificate or last semester marks sheet
  • Your Mailing Address as well as Permanent Address with Pin Code
  • Four cities for Centres of your choice
  • Code of Joint CSIR-UGC NET Subject
  • Category Certificate, if applicable
  • Self-Declaration Minority Community Certificate, if applicable
  • Result Awaited Certificate, if applicable
  • Economically Weaker Section (EWS) Certificate, if applicable
  • Person with Disability (PwD) Certificate, if applicable
  • e-mail address and Mobile Number of candidate
  • Scanned images in JPG/JPEG format only

Requirements of Scanned Images

Documents and as per the specifications

DocumentsDescriptionFile SizeFile Type
PhotographPassport Sized Recent colour Photograph10 kb to 200 kbjpeg/jpg
SignatureSignature in running hand4 kb to 30 kbjpeg/jpg

Steps to fill CSIR NET 2022 Application Form

Candidates who desire to appear in Joint CSIR-UGC NET Examination June-2022 have to apply online on the website https://csirnet.nta.nic.in.

Step-1

Register for Online Registration using your own Email ID and Mobile No. and note down system generated Application Number.

Step-2

Complete the Online Application Form and note down the system generated Application Number.

Step-3

Upload scanned images (where applicable) of

  • Candidate’s Photograph (file size: 10 kb – 200 kb),
  • Candidate’s Signature (file size: 4kb – 30kb),
  • Duly verified Result Awaited Attestation Form (file size: 50kb – 500kb),
  • Category Certificate (SC/ST/OBC/EWS etc.) (file size: 50kb – 300kb
  • PwD Certificate (file size: 50kb – 300kb) in JPG/JPEG format.

Step-4

Pay prescribed fee through Net Banking / Debit Card / Credit Card / UPI
and keep proof of fee paid for future reference.

After the submission of Online Application Form (i.e successful completion of Step-4), Confirmation Page of the Application Form, should be downloaded and a printout of the same may be retained for future reference.

The Confirmation Page of the online Application Form could be generated only after successful payment by the Candidate.

Application Fee

CategoryApplication Fee
General/General-EWSINR 1000
OBC-NCLINR 500
SC/STINR 250
Third genderINR 250
PwDNIL

Important Links

Information BrochureClick Here
Application FormClick Here

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