Examinations are conducted to evaluate a person of his knowledge or ability. There are different types of examinations like qualifying or competitive exams. Qualifying exams are conducted to evaluate certain kind of knowledge or skills; they are decided as per the course. After completing a particular course or during the course these exams are conducted. Here the numbers of students are limited. Competitive exams are conducted either to qualify a candidate for a particular course or to give entry into the institution. Competitive exams are also conducted for selecting a person for a job. Clearing a Competitive exam will help a person to enter into his Dream College or institution or to pursue his dream job. Some of the major institutions of government conducts these examinations. To clear these exams dedicated efforts along with certain soft skills are required. One should have clear knowledge of one‘s goals, should know how to use time effectively for getting success in competitive exams.
USTM is imparting free coaching for National Eligibility Test (NET), State Eligibility Test (SET), Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE), Banking, Staff Selection Commission (SSC) and other allied services for the students of USTM.
National and State Eligibility Test (NET/SET)
There are three papers, Paper I is common for all subjects. The questions are objective based with multiple options. Paper II and Paper III is subject based. The same pattern is followed in the State Eligibility Test.
After the admissions are over for a particular year, a counseling session is being conducted in the month of August every year for the newly admitted students of the University for All the Departments. The main purpose of conducting the counseling session is to guide and identify the students interested for various academic activities. The students who are found to be interested for appearing in different competitive examinations and are willing to join the FREE UGC-CSIR NET COACHING provided at the University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya, are identified and listed out. To encourage the students to attend the NET Classes, the University offers refreshment after the class hours along with Free Transportation.
To bring the entire process of NET Coaching in a particular structure, the NET Forum of the University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya is constituted.
MEMBERS OF THE NET FORUM:
The entire NET Forum operates under the expert supervision and guidance of the Hon’ble Chancellor, Shri Mahbubul Hoque.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE NET FORUM:
The following NET Coordinators have been selected (Department Wise) for the Academic Session 2019:
|Sl No||Name of the NET Coordinator||Department|
|1||Mr. Sudipta Nag||Zoology|
|2||Dr. Rafiul Amin Laskar||Botany|
|3||Mr. Satyakam Agarwala||Applied Biology|
|4||Dr. Kughatoli V. Aye||Sociology|
|5||Ms. Sangita Mahanta||Social Work|
|6||Ms. Pramasa Saikia||English|
|7||Mr. Rajesh Chutia||Library & Info. Science|
|8||Ms. Jyoti Hatiboruah||Business Admin.|
|9||Dr. Samirul Hassan||Economics|
|10||Dr. Nabasmita Bordoloi||Commerce|
|11||Dr. Sarifuddin Gazi||Chemistry|
|12||Dr. Hari Prasad Jaishi||Physics|
|13||Dr. Lalit Saikia||Earth Science|
|14||Ms. Olee Bordoloi||Education|
|15||Dr. Md. Nazeer Hussain||Political Science|
|16||Dr. Gitumoni Sarma||Mathematics|
|17||Ms. Gayatri Saikia||Rural Development|
|18||Dr. K.C. Bora||Computer Sc. & Electronics|
The following points were discussed in the meeting with NET Coordinators:
Keeping in view the Job responsibilities assigned to the NET Coordinators, a remuneration of Rs 2000/- (Two Thousand Only) is offered to them on a monthly basis. Besides this, the internal faculties are offered an honorarium of Rs 1000/- (One Thousand Only) and the Resource Person are offered an amount of Rs 2000/- (Two Thousand Only), for every NET Class conducted per session.