CSIR NET 2022 Online Application Form

CSIR NET 2022 June Exam : Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)-National Eligibility Test (NET) UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship And Eligibility for Lectureship Tentatively on 20th December, 2018.

CSIR UGC NET 2022 Exam December and June



  • CSIR is responsible for conducting Joint CSIR-UGC Test for determining the eligibility of the Indian National candidates for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) NET and for determining eligibility for appointment of Lecturers (NET) in science related subjects.

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Date:

  • Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), India is responsible for conducting Joint CSIR-UGC NET Test.
  • CSIR-UGC NET held twice a year, i.e., in the months of June and December. The notifications announcing the June and December examinations are published in the months of March and September respectively in the weekly journal of nation-wide circulation, viz, Employment News.
  • NEXT Date: Tentatively on 20th December, 2018 


  • A candidate may apply either forJRFOR for ‘Lectureship (LS) only’ He/she may indicate his/her preference in the Online Application, as the case may be.
  • CSIR may consider candidates for ‘JRF’, or ‘Lectureship only” depending on number of fellowships available & performance in the test subject to the condition that they fulfill the laid down eligibility criterion.
  • If a candidate is found to be over-age for JRF (NET) he/she will automatically be considered for Lectureship (NET) only. Candidates with M.Sc. qualification OR under M.Sc. Result Awaited (RA) category shall be eligible for LS subject to fulfilling the eligibility criteria as laid down by the UGC.

CSIR NET 2022 Application Form:

  • Start of On-Line Submission of Application Form and Fee deposit through Bank Challan from 03.08.2018.
  • Interested & eligible candidates may apply Online through a link available at CSIR, HRDG website: www.csirhrdg.res.in.
  • In order to apply Online the candidates are required to download Bank challan Performa from the above website and then deposit the requisite examination fee in any of the Indian Bank branches throughout the country.
  • After successful submission of ONLINE Application, a Form Number will be generated. Preserve the Form Number for future reference and for downloading your e-Admit Card. Keep a print out of the duly filled-in application form for future use.

CSIR NET 2022 Subject list:

The Test will be held in the subjects as given under:

 NOTE: Engineering Sciences has been discontinued from December, 2018 NET.

CSIR NET 2022 Eligibility

  • M. Sc or equivalent degree/ Integrated BS-MS/ BS-4 years/ BE/ BTech/ BPharma / MBBS with at least 55% marks for general and OBC-Non Creamy layer candidates (Central list only as provided in National Commission for Backward Classes website www.ncbc.nic.in) and 50% for SC/ST, physically and Visually Handicapped candidates.
  • BSc (Hons) or equivalent degree holders or students enrolled in Integrated MS-PhD program with at least 55% marks for general and OBC (Non Creamy layer) candidates; 50% marks for SC/ST, physically and visually handicapped candidates are also eligible to apply. Candidates with bachelor’s degree will be eligible for CSIR fellowship only after getting registered/enrolled for PhD/Integrated PhD program within the validity period of two years.

Age Limit

  • For JRF (NET): Maximum 28 years as on 01-07-2018 (upper age limit may be relaxed up to 5 years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC(non creamy layer)/ Physically handicapped/Visually handicapped and female applicants).
  • For LS (NET): No upper age limit

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Pattern

  • The Question Booklet and OMR Answer Sheets shall be distributed to the candidates 15 minutes before the scheduled start of the exam.
  • The MCQ test paper of each subject shall carry a maximum of 200 marks.
  • Total Time Duration : Tree hours.
  • The question paper shall be divided in three parts (Part 1, Part 2, Part 2)
  • Negative marking for wrong answers, wherever required, shall be applicable as per subject wise scheme of Exam.
  • If a question for any reason found wrong, the benefit of marks will be given to only those candidates who attempt the question.
  • The Question Booklet for this test will be printed in Hindi & English Version. The candidates opting for Hindi medium in the Application Form, will be given bilingual Question Booklet and Candidates opting for English medium will be given Question Booklet printed in English Version only.

CSIR NET 2022 Syllabus

The question paper shall be divided into three parts, (A, B & C) as per syllabus & Scheme of Exam.

  • Part ‘A’ shall be common to all subjects. This part shall contain questions pertaining to General Aptitude with emphasis on logical reasoning, graphical analysis, analytical and numerical ability, quantitative comparison, series formation, puzzles etc.
  • Part ‘B’ shall contain subject-related conventional Multiple Choice questions (MCQs), generally covering the topics given in the syllabus.
  • Part ‘C’ shall contain higher value questions that may test the candidate’s knowledge of scientific concepts and/or application of the scientific concepts. The questions shall be of analytical nature where a candidate is expected to apply the scientific knowledge to arrive at the solution to the given scientific problem.

Download Syllabus

Old Question Papers

CSIR NET Previous Year Question Papers Solution

CSIR NET Last 10 Year Question Papers with Solution
  • Here you can find all of the CSIR NET previous year question papers answers are free of cost students can download these papers for phd / JRF Entrance exam 2022 preparation. This Year on 2022 UGC NET written test conducted , the paper is not available with us. Any Candidates who has CSIR NET Last 10 to 20 Years previous solution can share with us.

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CSIR NET 2022 Practice Test:

  • CSIR NET Questions Answers for JRF / LS Entrance . This mock test having 25 question each, with four choices. On each click on answers system will tell you where the answers is correct or incorrect. There many online practice set of CSIR NET question answers quiz.

CSIR NET 2022 Books and Study Materials

  • There are so many books for Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)-National Eligibility Test (NET) UGC Junior Research Fellowship examination Test 2022 For Joining into JRF or LS 2022 exam preparation, but i must say you should have latest two types of book one for CSIR NET Last 10 or 20 years question with solution and another book is for CSIR NET 2022 syllabus wise subjects description and solution. We have found some best CSIR NET books in online you can check below.

CSIR NET 2022 Result

  • The CSIR NET Result December 2022 may be declared sometime in the month of March/April, 2018 and fellowship to successful candidates will be effective from 1 st July, 2018 with the validity period of 2 years for joining the fellowship under CSIR Scheme.

CSIR NET 2022 December Important Dates

A. Date of Single MCQ Examination Tentatively  on20.12.2015
B. Schedule for On-Line Application(i)  Start of On-Line Submission of Application Form and Fee deposit throughBank Challan(ii) Date of close of deposit of fee (at  All stations)(iii) Date of close of On-Line submission of Applications (at  All stations) 03.08.201824.08.2015


C. Last date of receipt of duly completed hard copy of online application in theExamination Unit 03.09.2015
D. Last date of receipt of duly completed hard copy of online application in theExamination Unit (from remote areas) 10.09.2015
E. Last Date for receipt of written request for change of Examination Centre onlyon merit basis 05.10.2015
F. Tentative date of Publication of list of candidates registered for test on CSIR,HRDG website 05.11.2015
G. Last date for accepting of representation about non-registration for this test 13.11.2015
H. Issue of e-Admission Certificate to registered candidates Mid Dec., 2015