UGC NET Exam Pattern 2018

UGC NET Exam Pattern 2018 UGC NET Exam Pattern 2018 – CBSE has released the exam pattern of UGC NET 2018. The exam authority is conducting UGC NET on July 8 for papers I and II. Candidates who are appearing for UGC NET 2018 for July session are advised to go through the exam pattern so that they can prepare and perform well in the exam. As per the UGC NET 2018 exam pattern, the exam has two papers and it is compulsory for candidates to appear in both the papers. The UGC NET paper I will be of general nature intended to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. Paper II of UGC NET 2018 July session will be of the subject selected by candidates for pursuing Assistant Professorship and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF). Candidates can check below details for UGC NET 2018 exam pattern like a number of questions asked in the paper I & II, subjects, marking scheme and exam duration.

 

National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct UGC NET 2018 for December Session in online mode from December 2 to 16. This is for the first time, that NTA will conduct UGC NET 2018 December Session. The exam will be held in multiple sessions on Saturdays and Sundays.

 

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UGC NET Exam Pattern 2018

  • UGC NET 2018 Exam Day – The UGC NET July session exam is being conducted on July 8, 2018 for two sessions and two papers.

  • Exam Duration: Paper 1 of UGC NET 2018 July session is being held from 9:30 am to 10:30 am, while paper 2 is being conducted from 11 am to 1 pm. The examination timing of UGC NET 2018 is as mentioned in the table below - 

UGC NET 2018 Exam Duration

Papers

Exam Time

UGC NET 2018 Paper I

09:30 am to 10: 30 am

UGC NET 2018 Paper II

11 am to 1 pm

  • Exam Mode Offline: Pen and Paper based exam. Candidates need to fill the correct options in the specially designed machine-gradable OMR sheet.

  • Language of Paper English/Hindi: UGC NET 2018 question booklet is bilingual i.e. English and Hindi Language

  • Types of question (MCQ) – The questions are multiple choices. Candidates have to choose the correct response from the given options. Questions of UGC NET 2018 will be from the syllabus as prescribed by examination authority

  • Number of questions - The Paper I will have a total of 50 questions while paper 2 will have 100 questions. All questions are compulsory.

  • Marking Scheme - Each question of paper 1 and 2 will be of 2 marks 

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

UGC NET Exam Pattern 2018

Candidates appearing for UGC NET July session can check below marking scheme, type of questions as mentioned in the paper pattern of UGC NET 2018.

 

UGC NET 2018 Exam Pattern

Paper

Number of Question

Duration

Marks

I

50 questions all are compulsory

1 hour

100

II

100 questions all are compulsory

2 hours

200

  • UGC NET Paper I: This paper is of general ability test intended to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It is primarily designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness abilities of the candidate. The paper has 50 multiple choice questions of 2 marks each.

  • UGC NET Paper II: This paper has 100 objective type questions. The questions will be based on questions about the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.

UGC NET Subjects: The candidates can check subjects and respective codes for UGC NET 2018 July exam as provided in 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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