The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research CSIR has released the date of CSIR-UGC NET examination date 2018. The exam is scheduled on December 16, 2018. On-line applications for JRF/NET are invited twice a year. Candidates may check the Notification on HRDG website, csirhrdg.res.in. As per the notification released, the exam would be conducted from 9 am to 12 noon for Life Sciences and Physical Sciences. While, exam for courses like- Chemical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences would be conducted at 2 pm till 5 pmCSIR and UGC provide Research Fellowships to bright young men and women for training in methods of research under expert guidance of faculty members/scientists working in University Department/ National Laboratories and Institutions in various fields of Science. Candidates appearing for CSIR-UGC NET Exam must fall under the age limit of 28 yaers.They must be M.Sc or equivalent degree/ Integrated BS-MS/BS-4 years/BE/BTech/BPharma/MBBS with at least 55% marks for General (UR) and OBC candidates and 50% for SC/ST, Persons with Disability (PwD) candidates.