PANACEA Academics

Date of Exam: June 15 - 20, 2020 (New Pattern)

 PANACEA Bharti Institute Pvt. Ltd. is a leading Institute in grooming students for success in UGC NET exams.
More than 500+ students qualified UGC NET and 72 JRF from the Institute.

The batches are running by all UGC qualified & Ph.D team for different subjects at Ludhiana.

Both classroom & online batches are available at the Institute.

Online courses are available at our website for Paper 1, Commerce & Management with Complete video lecture, pdf notes, MCQs & Mock Tests at


• UGC qualified competent team of faculty.
• Comprehensive study material.
• Very systematic booklets for all sections of syllabus.
• Updated and latest notes for all three papers and MCQ’s from each topic.
• Sectional tests and Online Test Series.
• Previous papers’ solutions.
• No need to consult any other material or book.
• Doubt clarification and strategy discussion.
• Regular/ Weekend/ Postal / Online batches.
• Proven success record.


• Computer Science

• Commerce

• Management

• Economics

• English

• Paper I for All Subjects


• Chemical Sciences 

• Life Sciences

• M.Sc. Enterance Test


Available for Commerce & Management  only.

SCHEME  OF  TEST: (Computer Based)

 i)            The Test will consist of two papers. All two papers will consist of only objective type questions in two separate sessions as under:




Number of Question




50 questions. All are compulsory


3 Hours





100 questions. All are compulsory

 Mode of Exam: Online

Conditions of Eligibility:

i) Master degree with 55% marks (for General) & 50% marks for OBC, SC, ST/Persons with disability (PWD)

ii) Final year appearing students are also eligible for exam.


Age limit & Relaxation:

i) Junior Research Fellowship: Male-30 yrs. and all cateogry of female candidates and candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/OBC (Non-creamy layer)-35 years.

ii) There is no upper age limit for Assistant Professor.

Paper-I shall consist of 50 objective type compulsory questions each carrying 2 marks. The questions which will be of general nature, intended to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate.

Paper-II shall consist of 100 objective type compulsory questions each carrying 2 marks which will be based on the subject selected by the candidate.

          The upper age limit for appearing in JRF has also been raised by two years, i.e. from the existing upper age limit of 28 years to 30 years (the relaxation as earlier will remain same). The candidates who desire to appear in the test may see the detailed notification available on the website . The candidates are required to apply online form tentatively starts from 1st  March, 2019. The last date for applying online is 30th March, 2019.

 All the questions of Paper – II will be compulsory, covering entire syllabus.


 This will comprise of following steps:

 Step I: The candidates are required to obtain minimum marks in aggregate of all papers i.e. Paper-I and Paper-II for considering a candidate for the award of JRF and eligibility for Assistant Professor as given below:

CATEGORY Minimum Marks (%) to be obtained


 GENERAL 40% aggregate marks in both papers taken together OBC (Non-creamy layer)/PwD/ SC/ST 35% aggregate marks in  the both papers taken together

Step II: Amongst those candidates who have appeared in both papers and cleared step I, a merit list will be prepared subject-wise and category-wise using the aggregate marks of all the two papers secured by such candidates.

Step III: The number of slots for eligibility for Assistant Professor only will be equal to the 6%of the candidates appeared in all two papers of NET. The subject-wise and category-wise distribution of slots will be calculated by using the similar formula as used for calculation slots of JRF.

 Step IV: A separate merit list for the award of JRF will be prepared from amongst the NET qualified candidates figuring in the merit list prepared under step III by using the formula mentioned below.

 No. of slots under General (UR)category for JRF in a subject =No. of candidates who have opted for JRF and are qualified for eligibility for Assistant Professor in that subject × No. of slots available under General (UR) category ÷ Total No. of General (UR) candidates who have opted for JRF and are qualified for eligibility for Assistant Professor.

Similar formula will be used for OBC/SC/ST category and all the subjects.

It may be noted that the above qualifying criteria decided by NTA  is final and binding.


i) Twenty five minutes compensatory time shall be provided for Paper-I and Paper-II separately.

ii) In no circumstances will they be allowed the help of a scribe to mark the answers for them. However, Low Vision candidates (minimum 40% impairment) will be allowed to write the examination with the help of a scribe.

iii) The candidates with disability should fill in the percentages and type of disability correctly in the online application form of NET. The type of disabilities are mentioned as below:

a) blindness and low vision

b) deaf and hard of hearing

c) locomotor disability including cerebral palsy, leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular dystrophy

d) autism, intellectual disability, specific learning disability and mental illness;

e) Multiple disabilities from amongst persons under clauses (a) to (d) including deaf-blindness in the posts identified for each disabilities.

iv)  An amount of Rs. 1000/- (Rs. One thousand only) will be paid to the scribe by the Centre Superintendent on the day of examination for all papers.

There will be no negative marking.