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CSIR UGC NET Cutoff 2021: Check Previous Years Cut Off for JRF and Lectureship

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May 1, 2021

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CSIR UGC NET Cutoff 2020 session will be released soon. It will be made available at the official website – csirnet.nta.nic.in. CSIR releases separate category-wise cutoffs for all the 5 subjects. The cutoff also varies for Junior Research Fellowship and Lectureship. The final cutoff will be declared soon after the announcement of CSIR NET 2021 Result.

CSIR NET Cutoff is the minimum marks on which selection of candidates for JRF and Lectureship will be based. The minimum benchmark to qualify CSIR NET exam is 33% for General, EWS and OBC category and 25% for SC, ST and PwD candidates. CSIR UGC NET  has 3 parts – Part-A, Part-B, and Part-C. However, there is no sectional cutoffs, marks obtained in all the parts are taken together while deciding the cutoff. 

Candidates qualifying for Junior Research Fellowship are ranked in the merit list and then are distributed between CSIR and UGC in the ratio of a number of fellowships shared between these two for each subject. 
Important Dates

CSIR NET Cut Off 2021: Important Dates

CSIR NET Exam Events CSIR NET Exam Dates
CSIR NET exam
  • 19-Nov-2020
  • 21-Nov-2020
  • 26-Nov-2020
  • 30-Nov-2020
Result 29-Dec-2020
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Expected Cut Off

CSIR UGC NET 2020 Expected Cut Off

CSIR NET Expected Cutoff for Junior Research Fellowship

Subject Unreserved EWS OBC SC PWD ST
Chemical Science 47 – 55 49 – 52 41 – 47 33 – 39 25 – 26 26 – 29
Earth Science 56 – 64 55 – 60 48 – 57 42 – 48 29 – 33 41 – 44
Life Science 45 – 54 46 – 50 45 – 47 38 – 40 25 – 27 33 – 34
Mathematical Science 47 – 53 48 – 52 46 – 50 35 – 37 25 – 26 27 – 28
Physical Science 51 – 54 44 – 48 44 – 48 30 – 27 25 – 28 27 – 30

CSIR Net Expected Cutoff for Lectureship

Subject Unreserved EWS OBC SC PWD ST
Chemical Science 43 – 49 45 – 47 37 – 42 30 – 35 25 – 26 25 – 26
Earth Science 51 – 57 50 – 54 47 – 51 40 – 44 26 – 27 37 – 39
Life Science 49 – 51 42 – 45 40 – 43 34 – 37 23 – 25  29 – 30
Mathematics Science 48 – 51 43 – 46 41 – 44 31 – 33 23 – 25 25 – 26 
Physical Science 45 – 50 40 – 43 39 – 43 29 – 33 25 – 26 25 – 28

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Cut off Dec 2019

Chemical Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 55.25 49.73
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 50.50 45.45
Other Backward Class (OBC) 47.50 42.75
Scheduled Caste (SC) 39.75 35.78
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 29.50 26.55
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

Earth Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 64.29 57.86
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 60.77 54.69
Other Backward Class (OBC) 57.38 51.64
Scheduled Caste (SC) 48.95 44.06
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 44.31 39.88
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 29.35 26.42

Life Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 54.50 49.05
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 46.75 42.08
Other Backward Class (OBC) 45.25 40.73
Scheduled Caste (SC) 38.25 34.43
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 33.25 29.93
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

Mathematical Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 53.63 48.27
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 48.13 43.32
Other Backward Class (OBC) 46.25 41.63
Scheduled Caste (SC) 35.13 31.62
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 27.50 25.00
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

Physical Sciences

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 51.06 45.95
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 44.94 40.45
Other Backward Class (OBC) 44.38 39.94
Scheduled Caste (SC) 33.06 29.75
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 27.81 25.03
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

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Cut off June 2019

Chemical Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 47.75 42.98
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 36.25 33.00
Other Backward Class (OBC) 41.75 37.58
Scheduled Caste (SC) 34.25 30.83
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 28.00 25.20
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

Earth Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 57.54 51.79
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 40.13 36.12
Other Backward Class (OBC) 50.65 45.59
Scheduled Caste (SC) 42.15 37.94
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 39.18 35.26
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 26.74 25.00

Life Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 52.50 47.25
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 33.75 33.00
Other Backward Class (OBC) 43.75 39.38
Scheduled Caste (SC) 35.35 31.73
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 31.75 28.58
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

Mathematical Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 55.75 50.18
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 46.63 41.97
Other Backward Class (OBC) 48.88 43.99
Scheduled Caste (SC) 37.75 33.98
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 30.50 27.45
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 28.50 25.00

Physical Sciences

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 39.06 35.15
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 33.13 33.00
Other Backward Class (OBC) 33.31 33.00
Scheduled Caste (SC) 27.00 25.00
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 25.00 25.00
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

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Cut Off 2018

Cut off 2018

Chemical Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 57.75 51.98
Other Backward Class (OBC) 49.75 44.78
Scheduled Caste (SC) 40.25 36.23
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 30.25 27.23
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.50 25.00

Earth Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 52.54 47.29
Other Backward Class (OBC) 45.99 41.39
Scheduled Caste (SC) 39.74 35.77
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 37.99 34.19
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.68 25.00

Life Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 59.25 53.33
Other Backward Class (OBC) 50.50 45.45
Scheduled Caste (SC) 42.75 38.48
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 37.75 33.98
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 26.00 25.00

Mathematical Sciences 

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 48.63 43.77
Other Backward Class (OBC) 41.00 36.90
Scheduled Caste (SC) 31.88 28.69
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 25.25 25.00
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

Physical Sciences

Category CSIR NET Cutoff for JRF (in %) CSIR NET Cutoff for Lectureship (in %)
General (Unreserved) 53.13 47.98
Other Backward Class (OBC) 45.88 41.29
Scheduled Caste (SC) 37.19 33.47
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 29.19 26.27
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 25.00 25.00

Check Cut Off

Steps to Check the CSIR NET Cut Off 2021

Candidates can follow the simple steps mentioned below to check CSIR UCG NET Cut off:

Step 1: Visit the official website of CSIR - csirhrdg.res.in

Step 2: Click on the link available for CSIR UGC NET cutoff 

Step 3: Download and save the CSIR NET cutoff list for future reference. 

Factor Affecting CSIR UGC NET 2021 Cut Off

There are various factors that affect CSIR UGC NET cutoff such as:

  • Number of candidates appeared in the exam
  • Marks obtained by candidates in the exam
  • Difficulty level of the exam
  • Categories of candidates

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NET FAQs

FAQs

Ques. What is the minimum marks to qualify CSIR NET exam?

Ans. The qualifying marks of CSIR NET exam is 33% for General/ EWS and OBC category and 25% for SC/ ST and PwD candidates. 

Ques. Do candidates have to score minimum marks in Part-A, Part-B and Part-C of CSIR UGC NET exam?

Ans. No, there is no sectional cutoff in the exam, cumulative score of all three parts will be considered for deciding CSIR NET Cutoff.

Ques.  Does CSIR release common cutoff for all the categories?

Ans. No, CSIR releases separate cutoffs for General, EWS, OBC, SC, ST and PwD categories.

Ques. Is there a common cutoff for JRF and Lectureship? 

Ans. No, separate cutoff will be released for the post of Junior Research Fellowship and Lectureship in each subject.

Ques. When will CSIR UGC NET 2020 cutoff be released?

Ans. CSIR NET Cutoff for June 2020 session will be released on July 5, 2020 (tentatively).

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

Comments


7 Comments
H
harssham
Will there be any changes in the CSIR UGC NET 2021 Cut Off or will they remain same every year?
J
jaya garg

Hi. There are various factors that affect CSIR UGC NET cutoff including total candidates appeared in the exam, marks obtained by candidates in the exam, difficulty level of the exam, Categories of candidates, etc.

D
devisingh
How can I check the CSIR NET Cut Off 2021?
J
jaya garg

Hi. Candidates need to refer to the official website of CSIR - csirhrdg.res.in. After that tap on the link available for CSIR UGC NET cutoff. You need to download and save the CSIR NET cutoff list for future reference.

A
ananya pandey
What is the minimum scores needed to qualify the CSIR NET exam?
J
jaya garg

Hi. The minimum benchmark to qualify CSIR NET exam is 33% for the candidates belonging to General category, EWS and OBC category while it is 25% for SC, ST and PwD candidates. CSIR UGC NET has 3 parts – Part-A, Part-B, and Part-C. More details regarding CSIR UGC NET Cutoff 2021 are here.

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shama rani
Qualifying marks kya hain net ke liye...? 33% i.e.. 66 marks sufficient hain kya qualify krne ke liye.....
D
diya suresh

The minimum marks to qualify CSIR NET exam is 33% for General, EWS and OBC category and 25% for SC, ST and PwD candidates. There will be no sectional cut off for the exam and for calculation overall cut off will be only be considered.The cut off will be released on the official website csirnet.nta.nic.in.

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amandeep kaur
what is NTA score..?how can be calculate to original marks...??
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satyen
I would like to know that the Cutoff marks is based on NTA score or it is based on total marks score
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swati srivastava

Hi Satyen, the cutoff marks is based NTA score. For details visit: CSIR NET 2020

R
roshi
How many days it may take to release the final result for jrf and ls after the announcement of score card?
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shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Roshi, final result will get released after almost 3 to 4 months when the exam was conducted.