CSIR NET Exam is a National Eligibility Test to see the eligibility of candidates for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or Lectureship (LS).
CSIR : Council of Scientific & Industrial Research
NET: National eligibility test
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) give CSIR Research Fellowships and Associateships to bright young men and women for training in methods of research under the expert guidance of faculty members/scientists working in University Departments/Institutes of National Importance/National Laboratories and Institutes of CSIR in several fields of Science & Technology and Medical Sciences.
The CSIR Fellowships/Associateships are tenable in Universities/IITs/Post-
The CSIR Fellowships / Associateships are tenable in India. Only bonafide Indian citizens, residing in India are liable for the award of research Fellowship/Associateships. The programme is focused at National Human Resource Development for S&T.
The conference of CSIR Fellowship / Associateships is for the fixed tenure and does not imply any assurance or guarantee for subsequent employment by CSIR to the beneficiary. The authority to conferred/terminate lies with CSIR. The awardee shall not lay claim to permanent absorption in CSIR, after the expiry of Fellowship / Associateship.