Mutual recognition of UGC-NET and AYUSH-NET
The Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India vide its letter D.O.No.D. 15020/41/2016-RD dated 24thJune, 2016 has requested University Grants Commission to issue an advisory to all the educational institutions to include AYUSH disciplines in their institutions for enrolment of candidates in the Ph.D. programs as Ministry of AYUSH has announced Ph.D. programs in AYUSH disciplines from the concerned AYUSH Research Council.
“The Committee, therefore, recommended that AYUSH-NET and UGC-NET may be mutually recognized for the purpose of admission to M.Phil/Ph.D. programmes in the subjects covered under AYUSH except for those subjects in which UGC is conducting NET, such as ’Yoga’- However, this will not cover the mutual recognition for the purpose of determining eligibility for appointment as Assistant Professors in universities and colleges. The Chairman, UGC has approved the recommendations of the above committee. You may, therefore, take farther action in accordance with the-recommendations of the Committee. “