NET or National Eligibility Test is a test related with field of teaching with an objective to determine eligibility for college and university level lectureship. This examination is also related with award of Junior Research Fellowship or JRF for Indian Nationalists in order to ensure minimum standards for the candidates in teaching profession and Research related to the same field. NET qualified people are eligible for both, government as well as non-government jobs in the public sector and thus this test is held twice a year in the months of June and December to test the candidates in a particular field of education. The benefits of clearing a NET examination can be explained as follows:-
Benefits of Qualifying NET Examination
1. Guaranteed Job in Private Schools:-
If you have been discarded for the post of a teacher in a renowned school of your area where it was your dream to teach just because they hire only experienced candidates, here is your time to secure a job for yourself because most of the renowned schools accept the candidature of NET qualified candidates for jobs in their schools. You won’t just get a job in the schools, but rather you will be hired as a PGT.
2. Guaranteed Job as a Lecturer:-
Clearing UGC net examination does not only guarantee a job in schools, but instead its main specialty is its value in the lectureship. Once you clear NET examination, you can apply to different lectureship jobs obeying announced by different institutes. Just qualify the interview and you will get selected as a lecturer.
3. Apply for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF):-
You can also apply for JRF once you clean the NET examination. JRF or Junior Research Fellowship can be pursued in the coordinating institutes of NET and the selection procedure totally depends on your performance on the NET test.
4. Makes You Confident enough:-
You still lack confidence till you clean your graduation and post graduation because you are insecure about your future, but once you clear NET examination, a sort of confidence gets built up in you which conveys you the fact that you can clear any examination. Besides this, the countless options for a job that you have also added to this confidence.
5. Serves As a Proof That You Are Not a Person of Approach:-
Your NET exam score serves as a proof that you are not a person of approach like the most “Old” candidates who secured their posts on the power of money and approach. NET examination is fair in every respect as candidates are ensured not to cheat in this exam with videography and other such techniques.
6. You can apply For an Admission to PhD Programs:-
If your rank is higher, you get the NET-JRF after which you can apply in various institutions for admissions in Ph.D programmes. You just have to face the interview board and your admission to any particular institution gets confirmed. With such countless options in the field of teaching, NET is really beneficial for all who qualify it.