UGC NET 2020 Cut Off, Category Wise Qualifying Marks – Check Here

UGC NET 2020 Cut Off will be released after declaration of result. UGC NET is a national level entrance test conducted to determine the eligibility for the post of Assistant Professor or Junior Research Fellowship programme of Indian nationals. It is organized by the National Testing Agency (NTA). Through this article, candidates will get complete details related to UGC NET Cut off 2020.
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UGC NET 2020 Cut off

UGC NET 2020 Cut Off marks will be released after the declaration of results. Candidates have to obtain the minimum cut off marks to get selected in the merit list.
The merit list will be prepared category-wise and subject-wise for each subject. Only top 6% qualified candidates will be considered for Junior Research Fellowship programme.
Applications Closing Soon:
   Candidates can check the cut off marks after its declaration by the officials. It will be made available only through online mode.

UGC NET Expected Cut Off

Candidates can check the expected category-wise and paper-wise qualifying marks (according to last year) from the given below table:
CategoryPaper I (Max marks: 100)Paper II (Max marks: 100)
General category40 Marks 40%80 Marks 40 (40%)
OBC (NCL)/PWD/ST/SC35 Marks 35%70 Marks (35%)

UGC NET Previous Year Cut Off


Below we are providing the cut off for 2018 for general category:
SubjectJRF & Lectureship CutoffLectureship Only Cutoff
Economics66.0056.00
Philosophy70.6762.00
History56.6750.00
Commerce64.0054.67
Management62.0052.67
English60.6752.00
Geography64.0055.33
Political Science61.3352.67
Sociology68.0058.00
Anthropology70.0058.00
Public Administration70.0057.33
Hindi66.0058.00
Mass Communication and Journal60.0053.33

Factors Determining Cut off

The cut off marks is different for various papers. Various factors is taken into consideration for determining the cut off marks. These factors are as follows:
  • Difficulty level of the paper
  • Reservation policies
  • Number of candidates appeared for the exam
  • Number of Candidate passed the exam
  • Availability of seats
  • Marking scheme

UGC NET 2020 Result

UGC NET 2020 Result will be declared by the prescribed authority on 5th July 2020. Candidates can check their result by entering the application number, date of birth and roll number.
Candidates those are selected in written test, their roll number will be mentioned by displayed NTA on their website. One week after the declaration of UGC results, the marks of the candidates will also be uploaded.

UGC NET 2020 Merit list

After the releasing of cut off marks by the prescribed authority, merit list will be prepared. Merit list will be prepared separately for JRF and assistant professor.
The merit list will contain all the shortlisted candidates those have cleared the minimum cut off marks.
Top 15% candidates from the merit list will be selected for the Assistant Professor only from each category and subject.
Separate merit list will be prepared from the qualified candidates for JRF. The final subject wise and category wise merit list will be released based on all the papers given by the candidate.

UGC NET 2020 Counselling

After successfully qualifying the UGC NET 2020 entrance exam and cut off, the counselling process will be organized.
Candidates will be required to submit the counselling application with certain documents. Also, processing fee will be submitted by the candidates.

Documents Required:

Candidates must carry the original and photocopy of the documents mentioned below:
  • Class X and XII mark sheet and pass certificates
  • Degree and provisional certificate
  • UGC NET Admit card
  • Scorecard/Rank card
  • Counselling letter
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Passport size photographs
  • Medical documents
UGC NET 2020 Cut Off marks will be released category wise and paper wise for the position of Assistant professor and Junior Research Fellowship. Candidates those will secure the cut off marks, their name will be included in the merit list.
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