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UGC NET General Paper 1 : Teaching & Research Aptitude (TRA) - Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Sample Questions & FAQs View Syllabus
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Are you searching for the syllabus of UGC NET examination. Here we have the subject wise syllabus based on the lattest curriculum of Univertisy Grants Commission (UGC). Not only that, you can also read some of the most important and useful examination preparation tips for Paper I, II & III.

UGC NET Exam Preparation

  • Know your curriculum: The NET exam consists of three steps. All questions asked in Paper I are from general awareness section. The questions of the remaining papers (II and III) are related to your selected subject.
  • Refer good study material: Two key objectives of the book that are specified by the UGC are:\
    1. Explaining basic concepts
    2. Covering the entire syllabus
  • You should also look for UGC NET Online study material.
  • Make short notes: This will make you revise effectively in less time. When making notes, remember to note important facts as well.
  • Be aware of latest notifications: Keep an eye on all current news related to the UGC NET Examination. This will provide information about new changes brought in the examination. And you will prepare according to the new syllabus.
  • Revision: Your overall preparation depends largely on the fact that you have been revising from time to time.
  • Solved UGC Examination Question Paper: You should definitely go through at least three solved exam papers. This will help you know the UGC exam pattern.

UGC NET General Paper 1 Preparation Tips

  • General Aptitude covers the syllabus of Paper 1.
  • Keep complete information about the syllabus of UGC NET Paper 1 (General Aptitude for Training and Research).
  • Get exam papers from the previous years to know about which topic most questions are being asked.
  • Prepare the list of important topics and try to study them one by one.
  • Remember the formulas and understand the fundamental concepts.
  • The shortcut methods to solve the questions in this exam are very useful.
  • Try to practice more and more. In addition to the questions papers from the past years, you can also practice online mock test.

UGC NET Paper II & Paper III Preparation Tips

  • The syllabus of Paper 2 and Paper 3 are quite detailed. Do not start preparing at any time without completely understanding the syllabus well. It will help you in your effective exam preparation with better time management.
  • It is not necessary to read any book from beginning to end. You just pay attention to the relevant topics.
  • Several fair coaching institutes are being run in India for the preparation of UGC NET examination. If possible, you should attend coaching classes. With this, you will be able to prepare in a competitivr surrounding and in a disciplined manner.
  • If you are not able to join coaching then no problem. There are many online UGC NET exam portals providing quality study material. The best part is that you also get the opportunity to practice mock tests.

UGC NET Examination FAQs

In how many stages is the UGC NET exam conducted?
It consists of three papers: I, II and III.
What is the main syllabus of UGC NET Paper 1?
General Aptitude
What is the syllabus of UGC NET Paper 2 and 3?
You can see the table above for the complete information about the entire syllabus?
What is the time limit for UGC NET examination?
Paper I: 75 minutes; Paper II: 75 minutes; Paper III: 135 minutes
What are the marks alloted to all the three papers?
Paper I: 100 marks; Paper II marks: 100 marks; Paper III: 150 marks
How many questions are asked in the UGC NET examination?
Paper I: 60 questions; Paper II: 50 questions; Paper III: 75 questions