CSIR NET is organized twice in a year (June and December) to select the talented researchers and lecturers who can contribute their knowledge and skill to the education industry. As you can imagine that qualifying CSIR NET has always been a great delight and pride for the aspirants yet Most of the CSIR NET aspirants often ask, “ What is after CSIR NET? or “ what are the career options after clearing CSIR NET?”. There are various career scopes after qualifying the exam, yet students find themselves with a lot of questions regarding these opportunities.
It is important to have a clear knowledge of the career path you are already following or have decided to follow. In this article, you will find the possible career opportunities you can follow after clearing the CSIR NET and the growth of the career path you might follow. The most possible career paths are:
CSIR NET qualifiers with top-ranking marks in the exam can go for Ph.D. programs and add the doctoral and postdoctoral degrees in your glamorous resume. Altogether, the degree of a doctorate will give any candidate once in a lifetime chance to enhance their knowledge. On the other hand, all reputed and advanced research universities and institutes in India while selecting a candidate for their Ph.D. program prefers a student who has cleared his/her CSIR NET exam.
For the first two years, the fellowship of INR 31000/- + HRA per month depends on different institutes and for the next three years, the fellowship of INR 35000/- + HRA per month depending on various universities and institutes, shall be provided. The fellowship is also provided by some private universities and institutes under some policies. Ph.D. is such a degree while you get to have a regular job and a degree. such opportunities will provide you to start a new journey to explore what Carrer options are available after qualifying the CSIR NET exam.
After qualifying CSIR NET, candidates get golden opportunities to pursue their Ph.D. from Abroad universities. Countess Indian scientists had been bestowed with awards in Abroad. And this is a time when candidates get into renowned universities like Max Planck, Mcgill University, Cornell University, Oxford Universities, and many more. They are aware of the CSIR NET exam. Therefore, a qualified CSIR NET candidate plans to apply in these universities in these scientist’s labs then he/she will have an advantage of getting selected.
Teaching as a profession is one of the noblest and if you venture to make a difference in our society and our nation, this is an area where you can build your career and make a difference positively. Many universities under State/Central government have declared that CSIR NET is mandatory for applying for the teaching positions.
According to the latest notice which is issued by the Indian government it is mandatory to have a Ph.D. degree, CSIR NET qualification in order to become a permanent employee in the teaching field in various government institutes and universities.
Other than the Government Job Opportunities, CSIR NET Qualified candidates are being considered on priority in the private sector also. You will get high packaged jobs Private Universities after qualifying the CSIR NET qualified and at least ten years of experience in Professorship and also can be promoted in some prestigious positions like:
As a professor, in the current prospect, you will be able to ear at the beginning of your career approx INR 5.75 Lakhs to 11.88 Lakhs per annum depending on various universities and institutions, scores and your academic performances.
We all always remember the teacher, especially those who inspired and motivated us to become what we are really passionate about. The position of a Lecturer or Assistant Professor is such a position where you have the opportunity to change the lives of numerous aspiring students.and will be able for teaching positions (assistant professor) in colleges and universities throughout the country. You will receive a salary of around Rs. 45,000 per month.
Teachers/ Lecturers are great influencers. They are contributing their precious knowledge to educate our country people and make them more skilled. Here are some benefits worthy to be mentioned:
In one word, being a lecturer or assistant professor is a job like a dream come true.
Students can set up their own Research Labotaries with the permission of the Government and with the aid of strictly following the pointers issued by way of them to start their laboratories.
Another option is CSIR NET cleared candidates can move forward as a researcher through applying for Research Fellow Position in any of the reputed CSIR Research Laboratories. DRDO especially coincides the CSIR NET Certificate for recruiting candidates in various labs such as :
CSIR NET Salary Structure in DRDO for various positions as given below:
|Name of the Position||Pay Scale|
|Scientist ‘B’||INR 15,600-39,100|
|Scientist `C’||INR 15,600-39,100|
|Scientist `D||INR 15,600-39,100|
|Scientist `E||INR 37,400-67,000|
|Scientist `F||INR 37,400-67,000|
|Scientist `G||INR 37,400-67,000|
|Scientist `H||INR 67000-79,000|
|Distinguished Scientist||INR 75,500-80,000|
|Secretary DRDO, DG R&D and Scientific Adviser to Raksha Mantri||INR 80,000|
After qualifying the CSIR NET 2020 exam, You will get an amazing career scope of joining in Public Sector Organizations. PSU offers a wide range of benefits and wonderful salary packages to talented people. In India, now many public sectors are taking an interest and considering CSIR NET qualified candidates for recruitment. Here we are proving a list of Public organizations which gives priority to CSIR NET qualified candidates:
Other than national-level organizations, there are countless sate organizations that prefer CSIR NET qualified candidates for their vacancies and recruitments.
You can be a scientific laboratory technician or support executive with a science background and the desire to support analysis, investigation, research, and development. The career opportunities as a Scientific Laboratory Technicians, you can have:
Private corporate firms like Novartis, Lupin, GSK, Dr.Reddy’s, Thermo Fisher, etc are some of the leading life science and pharmaceutical companies which hire life science candidates for various roles. Indian cities like Bangalore and Hyderabad is a hub for a wide range of life science and pharmaceutical companies. If a candidate is CSIR qualified that gives the impression that the candidate is quite talented and educated, and this works in favour of the qualified candidate to get selected by the employer of such companies. Specifically, chemistry students have an immense advantage to get selected in life science, chemistry as well as pharmaceutical companies.
In the process of preparing for CSIR NET exam one gains so much knowledge that they can make their own formula or commercial product. From products like enzymes, or providing various types of services like analysis of scientific data, and blood samples to education, one can very well come up with innovative ideas to progress as a business person or entrepreneur. There are uncountable start-up businesses are raising by such talented and motivated candidates who aim to make their own empire rather than going for a regular job.
So when you are going for a national level exam like CSIR NET and qualifies it with your full potentiality, your career scope becomes like an open path. You just do not get a job in one position, you get to decide your future according to your capabilities and passion. So, dearest aspirants, start preparing for CSIR NET as soon as possible to achieve the milestone of your dreams because as they say “ The more the better”.
Ques. What is the salary of UGC NET qualified lecturer?
Ans. The certificate of UGC UGC NET Qualification provides you with the eligibility to teach in colleges and universities as well as institutes. Once you get the job, you will receive a salary of around Rs. 75,000 per month depending on the University and the institute and your academic performance.
Ques. What are the benefits of clearing CSIR NET?
Ans. There are multiple opportunities available you can grab after passing UGC NET JRF exam in India as well as abroad such as Working in Top Laboratories, assistant professorship, professorship, as a researcher, etc. to know more, read the above article carefully.
Ques. Is JRF (Junior Research Fellowship) a permanent job?
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.