Candidates can pursue research after qualifying NET-JRF
After qualifying for NET-JRF, candidates can pursue research in their respective postgraduate disciplines.
They choose universities/colleges from NET Coordinating Institutes and enroll themselves for pursuing PhD at different universities/institutes and IIMs.
After registering for PhD, they will also be awarded a five-year fellowship: Rs. 31,000/month+HRA (HRA availability depends on the institute) for the first two years and Rs. 35,000/month+HRA for the next three years.
JRF-qualified candidates can also work for various organizations
Candidates who have qualified NET-JRF can also work as researchers in various firms. JRF-qualified candidates are recruited by many organizations to carry out research work for the benefit of the company. Alternatively, such candidates can also establish their own laboratories for research.