UGC NET Exam Syllabus and Pattern 2023

UGC NET EXAM Pattern

UGC NET Exam Syllabus: The UGC NET (University Grants Commission National Eligibility Test) is a national-level examination conducted in India to determine eligibility for the post of Assistant Professor or Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Indian universities and colleges. The exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).

PaperPattern of PaperNumber of QuestionsMarks
Paper-IThe questions will be generic in nature, intending to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. 50100
Paper-IIThis is based on the subject selected by the candidate and will assess domain knowledge.100200
 Total150300
UGC NET exam pattern

Overview of the exam pattern for the UGC NET:

  • The exam is held in an online (computer-based) format only.
  • The exam consists of two papers: Paper 1 and Paper 2.
  • Paper 1 is common to all candidates and is designed to test the candidate’s teaching and research aptitude. It consists of 50 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) carrying 100 marks. The duration of the paper is 1 hour.
  • Paper 2 is based on the subject chosen by the candidate and consists of 100 MCQs carrying 200 marks. The duration of the paper is 2 hours.
  • Both papers are compulsory.
  • There is no negative marking for incorrect answers.
  • The minimum qualifying marks for the UGC NET are 40% for general category candidates and 35% for reserved category candidates

Download PDF UGC NET Exam Syllabus

UGC NET Exam Syllabus Download the the syllabus of First and Second paper. First Paper are compulsary for all condidate and Second paper is your subject. Second paper related to your Post Graduation subject.

Subject Code Subject English Hindi
00General Paper on Teaching & Research Aptitude (Paper -I)DownloadDownload
01Economics / Rural Economics /Co-operation / Demography / Development Planning/ Development Studies / Econometrics/ Applied Economics/Development Eco./Business EconomicsDownloadDownload
02Political ScienceDownloadDownload
03PhilosophyDownloadDownload
04PsychologyDownloadDownload
05SociologyDownloadDownload
06HistoryDownloadDownload
07AnthropologyDownloadDownload
08CommerceDownloadDownload
09EducationDownloadDownload
10Social WorkDownloadDownload
11Defence and Strategic StudiesDownloadDownload
12Home ScienceDownloadDownload
14Public AdministrationDownloadDownload
15Population StudiesDownloadDownload
16MusicDownloadDownload
17Management (including Business Admn. Mgt./Marketing/ Marketing Mgt./Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt./ Personnel Mgt./Financial Mgt./Co-operative Management)DownloadDownload
18MaithiliDownloadDownload
19BengaliDownloadDownload
20Hindi –Download
21KannadaDownloadDownload
22MalayalamDownloadDownload
23OriyaDownloadDownload
24PunjabiDownloadDownload
25SanskritDownloadDownload
26TamilDownloadDownload
27TeluguDownloadDownload
28UrduDownloadDownload
29ArabicDownloadDownload
30EnglishDownloadDownload
31LinguisticsDownloadDownload
32ChineseDownloadDownload
33DogriDownloadDownload
34NepaliDownloadDownload
35ManipuriDownloadDownload
36AssameseDownloadDownload
37GujaratiDownloadDownload
38MarathiDownloadDownload
39French (French Version)DownloadDownload
40SpanishDownloadDownload
41RussianDownloadDownload
42PersianDownloadDownload
43RajasthaniDownloadDownload
44GermanDownloadDownload
45JapaneseDownloadDownload
46Adult Education/ Continuing Education/ Andragogy/ Non Formal Education.DownloadDownload
47Physical EducationDownloadDownload
49Arab Culture and Islamic StudiesDownloadDownload
50Indian CultureDownloadDownload
55Labour Welfare/Personnel Management/Industrial Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare/Human Resource ManagementDownloadDownload
58LawDownloadDownload
59Library and Information ScienceDownloadDownload
60Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace StudiesDownloadDownload
62Comparative Study of ReligionsDownloadDownload
63Mass Communication and JournalismDownloadDownload
65Performing Art – Dance/Drama/TheatreDownloadDownload
66Museology & ConservationDownloadDownload
67ArchaeologyDownloadDownload
68CriminologyDownloadDownload
70Tribal and Regional Language/LiteratureDownloadDownload
71Folk LiteratureDownloadDownload
72Comparative LiteratureDownloadDownload
73Sanskrit traditional subjects (including) Jyotisha/Sidhanta Jyotish/ Navya Vyakarna/ Vyakarna/ Mimansa/ Navya Nyaya/ Sankhya Yoga/ Tulanatmaka Darsan/ Shukla Yajurveda/ Madhav Vedant/ Dharmasasta/ Sahitya/ Puranotihasa /Agama). –Download
74Women StudiesDownloadDownload
79Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/Sculpture Graphics/Applied Art/History of Art)DownloadDownload
80GeographyDownloadDownload
81Social Medicine & Community HealthDownloadDownload
82Forensic ScienceDownloadDownload
83PaliDownloadDownload
84KashmiriDownloadDownload
85KonkaniDownloadDownload
87Computer Science and ApplicationsDownloadDownload
88Electronic ScienceDownload –
89Environmental SciencesDownload –
90Politics including International Relations/International Studies including Defence/Strategic Studies, West Asian Studies, South East Asian Studies, African Studies, South Asian Studies, Soviet Studies, American Studies.DownloadDownload
91PrakritDownloadDownload
92Human Rights and DutiesDownloadDownload
93Tourism Administration and Management.DownloadDownload
94Bodo –Download
95Santali –Download
100YogaDownloadDownload
101SindhiDownloadDownload
102Hindu StudiesDownloadDownload
103Indian Knowledge SystemDownloadDownload
UGC NET Exam Syllabus

What is The Syllabus of ugc net exam 2023?

Download the ugc net exam syllabus from this articles.

What is Minimum Qualifing Marks for UGC NET?

The minimum qualifying marks for the UGC NET are 40% for general category candidates and 35% for reserved category candidates

UGC NET First Paper No. of Question?

50 Questions and 100 Marks, 2 marks of earch question.

UGC NET Second Paper No. of Question?

100 Questions and 200 Marks, 2 marks of earch question.

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