CAREER OPPORTUNITIES WITH NTA UGC NET
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AND BENEFITS WITH NTA UGC NET
WHAT IS UGC(UNIVERSITY GRANT COMMISSION)?
The University Grants Commission (UGC) is a government agency and it was established by an Act of Parliament in 1956. Mainly established for the coordination, determination, and maintenance of standards of university education.
Head office located at Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg in New Delhi and it has six Regional offices located in Bangalore, Bhopal, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Pune.
UGC basically started as University Grants Committee, which was established in 1945 on the recommendation of Sargeant Report. The purpose of constituting committee is to monitor the work of three Central Universities (Aligarh, Benaras, and Delhi )of the country.
Under the chairmanship of Dr. S Radhakrishnan In 1948, the University Education Commission was set up. The recommendation was to the reconstitution of the University Grants Committee on the basis of the University Grants Commission of the UK.
WHAT IS NET(NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY TEST)?
NET(National Eligibility Test) being conducted by University Grants Commission with the help of NTA(National Testing Agency). The NET exam was conducted by UGC in December 1989 and again in March 1990 for both Lectureship and Junior Research fellowship. For the long years, NET is conducted twice a year. National Eligibility Test is the eligibility for lectureship, JRF(Junior Research Fellowship) and for PSU Recruitment.
WHAT IS NTA(NATIONAL TESTING AGENCY)?
National Testing Agency(NTA) is a statutory body that has been approved by Union Cabinet and established in November 2017 to conduct entrance exams for higher educational institutions.
NTA conducts entrance exams like UGC NET(Lectureship/JRF/PSU Recruitment), Engineering Entrance exam(JEE), Medical Entrance Exam(NEET),Management Entrance exam(CMAT) and Pharmacy Entrance exam(GPAT).
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES WITH NTA-UGC NET:
There are three major career opportunities with NTA UGC NET ,one is JRF,second is Lectureship and third is PSUs Job opportunities.
JRF(Ph.D) and Lectureship:
Candidates who qualified in the above test are grouped into two separate merit lists JRF List and NET List. Candidates who scored well and first merit list will be awarded Junior Research Fellowship(JRF) and if chosen option for NET(Lectureship) during application filling will be awarded for Lectureship also. Those who are chosen NET while filling application and in the second merit list would be awarded for Lectureship (NET).The same score is considered for PSU exams also.
All universities give priority to who qualified UGC NET and will get some bonus marks in interview or written test,many writes UGC NET to pursue their scholar or Pn.D and choose Ph.D as career opportunities with NTA UGC NET and lectureship as well.
Most of the fresh graduates and professionals utilising the career opportunities with NTA UGC NET.NTA UGC NET is the best platform for post-qualification (after Master's Degree) who are eagerly looking for an opportunity in the govt sector.PSU(Public Sector Undertaking) considers the score in UGC NET Exam.HRD ministry and UGC NET agreed to give permission to PSUs to take scoring for their recruitment. Whoever qualified UGC NET can directly apply to participate PSUs, there is no written test for candidates who already qualified UGC NET, the candidate will be called up for personal interview directly as part of the recruitment process.
PSUs are offering salary packages more than MNCs, Salary Package range in PSUs from 8L to 12L per annum. After post-graduation getting job in the private sector is difficult but if you qualify the NTA UGC NET is easy to settle in PSUs with high salary packages.
Many students and professional frequently asking what are the benefits after UGC NET,so PSU job placement is major benefits after UGC NET.
Earlier PSUs Recruitment Notification Through NTA UGC NET for HR:
THDC India Ltd
Power System Operation Corporation Limited
Power Grid Corporation of India
List of Maharatna Companies in India
1. Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
2. Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited
3. Coal India Limited
4. GAIL (India) Limited
5. Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
6. Indian Oil Corporation Limited
7. NTPC Limited
8. Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Limited
9. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited
10. Steel Authority of India Limited
List of Navratna Companies in India
1.Bharat Electronics Limited
2. Container Corporation of India Limited
3. Engineers India Limited
4. Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
5. Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited
6. National Aluminium Company Limited
7. NBCC (India) Limited
8. NMDC Limited
9. NLC India Limited
10. Oil India Limited
11. Power Finance Corporation Limited
12. Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited
13. Rural Electrification Corporation Limited
14. Shipping Corporation of India Limited
Miniratna Category - I CPSEs are 61 and Miniratna Category-II CPSEs are 12
The lectureship is a better opportunity for students who are willing to settle in the academic field. This is one more great benefits after UGC NET, Wide range of opportunities available in state universities/Central University/Deemed universities/Premier institutions.
Salary Packages: At the initial stage salary ranges from 25K to 40K or more and it depends on university or institutions.
Career Development: Assistant Professor - Associate Professor-Professor-Sr.Professor-Head of the Department –Dean.
Current Lectureship/Asst.Professors/Associate Professors Notification:
Kerala Agricultural University
Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology
Ambedkar Institute of Tech
Central University of Haryana
Junior Research Fellowship(JRF):
Those who are willing to pursue research, JRF is the right option. Qualifying candidates can choose Ph.D. Program from university/Institution/DU with the respective postgraduate subject.
After qualifying JRF and need to enroll for a Ph.D. course, fellowship is for five years. The JRF qualifiers are awarded a stipend or fellowship. The option to pursue research in their respective postgraduate.this is considered as one of the benefits after UGC NET
Fellowship: Ph.D. for five years, first two years fellowship of Rs.25,000/- + HRA and Next Three years fellowship Rs.28,000/- +HRA.
Academic Opportunities: Jr.Research Fellowship(Scholar) and Senior Fellowship
Opportunities in Organisations: Project Fellowship, Sr. Project Fellowship, Project Associate, Senior Associate, Authors, Senior Author, and Project Author.
Independent: Own Research or Train others
Current Notification for Research Fellowship:
North Eastern Space Application Centre(NESAC)
UGC NET Job Portal:
NETThere is another opportunity through the UGC job portal. Here need register as a candidate.UGC will post the vacancies which are available in universities/Institutions/Colleges and Universities/Institutions/Colleges also will contact the register candidates for filling vacant positions. Apart from above three this one more benefits after UGC
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