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UGC NET Salary 2023: Check Salary and Allowance


UGC NET Salary 2023: The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts the UGC NET exam to determine candidates’ eligibility for the Assistant Professor and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) posts. Once candidates clear the UGC NET exam, they can apply for the role of lecturer and researcher in different institutions and universities across the country.

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The monthly in-hand salary for UGC NET varies depending on institutions and universities. For Assistant Professor, it depends on whether the institution is private or public, and the initial salary can be between Rs. 25,000 to Rs. 60,000. The salary for JRF candidates will depend on whether they have a doctoral degree. Continue to read this article to get complete details on UGC NET salary.

UGC NET Salary Details 2023

The salary for Assistant and JRF differs depending on their designation and institution. The UGC NET recruitment in-hand salary is given below:

PostIn-hand Salary (Per Month)
Assistant Professor Rs. 25,000 to Rs. 60,000
Junior Research FellowshipRs. 31,000 including HRA (depending on the institution) for the first two years

Rs. 35,000 including HRA (depending on the institution) after the first two years

UGC NET Allowance 2023

Candidates who clear the UGC NET exam and get a job as Assistant Professor or JRF will be eligible for different allowances with the UGC NET salary. The UGC NET allowance details is given below:

  • House Rent Allowance
  • Dearness Allowance
  • Transport Allowance
  • Medical Allowance

How To Practice Questions on UGC NET Paper 1 Exam?

Know the steps to practice questions on the UGC NET Paper 1 exam below:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Use the mobile number/email to log in.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the menu bar “Getting a Government Job”. 
  • 4th Step: Select the Goal “Lectureship” from the Dropdown and click on “Next”.
  • 5th Step: Search and select “UGC NET Paper 1” on the search bar and click on “Next”.
  • 6th Step: Select the preferred language and click on “Done”.
  • 7th Step: Click “Practice” from the Header Section.
  • 8th Step: Scroll down to the “Subjects” section.
  • 9th Step: Click on any UGC NET Paper 1 subjects.
  • 10th Step: Scroll down to click on the chapters from the selected subject to begin the practice.

UGC NET Benefits and Perks 2023

Along with the UGC NET salary, candidates will also get various benefits and perks. The benefits will depend on the university or institution that candidates have applied for. The UGC NET benefits are as follows:

  • Leave Travel Concession
  • Pensions
  • Conveyance
  • Housing
  • Medical Insurance

UGC NET Job Profile 2023

The job profile and responsibilities differ for Assistant Professors and JRFs. Check the UGC NET job profile below.

For Assistant Professor:

  • Implementation of various teaching methods designed by them.
  • Teaching both Graduate and Undergraduate students.
  • Publishing research work for university journals and academic books.
  • Creating a thirst for knowledge environment in the department.
  • Assessing and evaluating students’ performance.
  • Assisting students in their studies and projects.

For Junior Research Fellowship:

  • Carrying out research for any project given to them.
  • Assisting professors and getting assigned work finished on time.
  • Manage any departmental work that is given to them by Professor or any senior.
  • Organising and maintaining department records and documents.

FAQs on UGC NET Salary 2023

Below are some of the most frequently asked questions about UGC NET salary.

Q: What is the starting in-hand UGC NET salary for Assistant Professor?

Ans: The salary for Assitant Professor ranges from Rs. 25,000 to Rs. 60,000, depending on the institution or university.

Q: How much salary does a UGC NET JRF candidate get?

Ans: For the first two years, a JRF candidate will get a stipend of Rs. 31,000, including HRA and the after the two years, they will get Rs. 35,000

Q: What are the allowances for candidates who clear the UGC NET exam?

Ans: Along with the basic pay, candidates will also get allowances such as DA, TA, HRA, and more.

Q: What are the perks and benefits for Assistant Professor and JRF candidates who clear the UGC NET exam?

Ans: The different benefits for Assistant Professor and JRF are Leave Travel Concession, Medical Insurance, Pensions, etc.

Q: What is the job profile for UGC NET Assistant Professor?

Ans: Assistant Professors must use different teaching techniques, carry out research and publish academic works, and create a thirst for knowledge environment in the department, to name a few.

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