UGC NET Exam Pattern 2017

UGC National Eligibility Test (UGC NET)

UGC NET Exam Pattern 2017

UGC NET Exam Pattern 2016UGC NET Exam Pattern 2017 – The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct UGC NET 2017 (January session) on January 22, 2017. Candidates who are appearing for UGC NET 2017 January session are advised to through read the exam pattern so that they can prepare and perform well in the exam. As per the UGC NET 2017 exam pattern, the exam will have three papers and it is compulsory for candidates to appear in all papers. The UGC NET 2017 paper I will be of general nature intended to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. Paper II and III of UGC NET 2017 will be of subject selected by candidates for pursuing Assistant Professor and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) programmes. The detailed information given below related to UGC NET exam pattern 2017 like number of questions asked in the paper I & II, subjects, marking scheme and exam duration.

Latest: UGC NET Admit Card 2017 of January exam is available now.

 

UGC NET Exam Pattern 2017

  • UGC NET 2017 Exam Day – The UGC NET 2017 January session exam is scheduled to be held on January 22.

  • Exam Duration: The examination timing of UGC NET 2017 is give below.

UGC NET Exam Duration

Papers

Exam Time

UGC NET 2017 Paper I

09:30 am to 10:45 am

UGC NET 2017 Paper II

11:15 am to 12:30 pm

UGC NET 2017 Paper III

02:00 pm to 04:30 pm

  • Exam Mode Offline: Pen and Paper based exam. Candidates have to be answer in the specially designed machine-gradable OMR sheet.

  • Language of Paper English/Hindi: UGC NET 2017 question booklet will be a bilingual paper i.e. English and Hindi

  • Types of question (MCQ) – The question will be of multiple choices. Candidates have to choose correct response from the given options. Question of UGC NET 2017 will be from the syllabus as prescribed by examination authority

  • Number of questions - The Paper I and II of UGC NET 2017 will have a total of 100 questions in each paper. The paper III will have 150 questions

  • Marking Scheme - Each question will be of 2 marks

  • Negative Marking - There is no negative marking for incorrect answer

Paper Pattern of UGC NET 2017: The table given below shows the paper pattern of UGC NET 2017.

 

UGC NET 2017 Exam Pattern

Paper

Number of Question

Duration

Marks

I

60 out of which 50 question to be attempted

01 hour & 15 minutes

100

II

50 questions all are compulsory

01 hour & 15 minutes

100

III

75 questions all are compulsory

02 hour & 30 minutes

150

  • UGC NET Paper I: This paper will be of general nature intended to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily design to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate. The paper will have 60 multiple choice questions of 2 marks each out of which the candidate are required to answer any 50. If the candidate attempted more than 50 questions, the first 50 questions attempted by the candidate will be evaluated

  • UGC NET Paper II: This paper will have 50 objective type questions. The question will be from the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks. Candidates have to attempt all questions

  • UGC NET Paper III: This paper will consist of 75 objective type questions from the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks. Candidates have to attempt all questions

  • The UGC NET 2017 Paper II and Paper III will be compulsory for candidates and cover entire syllabus including all electives, without options

UGC NET Subjects: The candidates can check UGC NET subjects and respective codes from the table given below.

 

UGC NET Subjects

Code

Subject

1

Economics

2

Political Science

3

Philosophy

4

Psychology

5

Sociology

6

History

7

Anthropology

8

Commerce

9

Education

10

Social Work

11

Defence and Strategic Studies

12

Home Science

14

Public Administration

15

Population Studies*

16

Hindustani Music (Vocal/Instrumental)

17

Management

18

Maithili

19

Bengali

20

Hindi

21

Kannada

22

Malayalam

23

Odia

24

Punjabi

25

Sanskrit

26

Tamil

27

Telugu

28

Urdu

29

Arabic

30

English

31

Linguistics

32

Chinese

33

Dogri

34

Nepali

35

Manipuri

36

Assamese

37

Gujarati

38

Marathi

39

French

40

Spanish

41

Russian

42

Persian

43

Rajasthani

44

German

45

Japanese

46

Adult Education/Continuing Education/Andragogy/Non Formal Education

47

Physical Education

49

Arab Culture and Islamic Studies

50

Indian Culture

55

Labour Welfare/Personnel Management/Industrial Relations/Labour and Social Welfare/Human Resource Management

58

Law

59

Library and Information Science

60

Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace Studies

62

Comparative Study of Religions

63

Mass Communication and Journalism

65

Dance

66

Museology & Conservation

67

Archaeology

68

Criminology

70

Tribal and Regional Language/Literature

71

Folk Literature

72

Comparative Literature

73

Sanskrit Traditional Subjects (including Jyotisha/Sidhanta Jyotisha/Navya Vyakarna/ Vyakarna/Mimamsa/Navya Nyaya/Sankhya Yoga/Tulanatmaka Darsana / Shukla Yajurveda/ Madhva Vedanta/ Dharma Sastra/ Sahitya/ Purana-itihasa/Agama/Advaita Vedanta)

74

Women Studies **

79

Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/Sculpture/Graphics/Applied Art/History of Art)

80

Geography

81

Social Medicine & Community Health

82

Forensic Science

83

Pali

84

Kashmiri

85

Konkani

87

Computer Science and Applications

88

Electronic Science

89

Environmental Sciences

90

International and Area Studies

91

Prakrit

92

Human Rights and Duties

93

Tourism Administration and Management

94

Bodo

95

Santali

96

Karnatik Music (Vocal Instrument, Percussion)

97

Rabindra Sangeet

98

Percussion Instruments

99

Drama/ Theatre

100

Yoga

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