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UGC NET 2020 Preparation tipsUGC NET 2020 Preparation Tips will give an idea to the candidates to prepare for the examination. Candidates those preparing for UGC NET exam can get various preparation tips to achieve better result. UGC NET exam is gateway for entrance in teaching profession in colleges/universities and research. Candidates are advised to go through the given below preparation tips and follow them on a regular basis. Below we have provided the the list of UGC NET 2020 preparation tips which can be helpful for candidates while preparing.

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UGC NET 2020 Preparation Tips

Candidates those who have applied for UGC NET 2020 need to start their preparation well before time. Though test is one of the toughest exams of the country candidates can use some tricks which will help them perform better in the exam. Following below are certain tips which candidates can use for their preparation.

Know your Syllabus:

UGC NET exam will be conducted in two sessions (Paper 1 & 2). Paper 1 will contain general aptitude questions and paper 2 will be of concerned subject.

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Candidates are required to go through UGC NET Syllabus thoroughly. Understand the syllabus completely and prepare each topic accordingly.

Prepare Notes:

During the exam preparation time, candidate should regularly prepare the notes of all important and difficult topics. Writing note also helps in remembering things easily.

These short notes will help in revising everything what you have studied before in short time.

Attempt Mock Test:

To improve the preparation level, students must attempt mock tests which are available online. With the help of mock test, candidates will get to know about the pattern of the exam. Also, candidates get to know about the details of CBT exam & ways to attempt the exam.

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Solve Previous Year Papers:

Solving previous year papers will help in understanding the exam pattern better and also builds confidence. Before solving previous year papers prepare and understand each and every topics related to the syllabus.

If candidate finds any difficulty in solving question do seek help from teachers or seniors.

Time Management:

Candidates need to manage their time efficiently to complete the exam paper in required time period.

Try solving as many mock test paper which will increase the speed and accuracy of solving questions.

Prepare on Time:

Candidates planning to prepare for UGC NET exam must start their preparation well before time. Start your preparation 3 to 6 months before the examination.

Follow regular study routine to complete the entire syllabus topics.

UGC NET 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates preparing for UGC NET 2020 exam are advised to check the UGC NET Exam pattern. With the help of this candidates will get to know about exam mode, exam medium, type of questions, total marks, marking scheme etc. In the below section, the exam pattern for UGC NET 2020 has been described.

  • UGC NET 2020 exam will be conducted in online mode (computer based test).
  • Exam paper will be conducted in two sessions, paper 1 and paper 2.
  • Paper 1 will be conducted in session first and paper 2 in session second.
  • The question paper will contain objective type questions having four options with one correct answer.
  • Questions in Paper 1 will be from teaching/ research aptitude.
  • Questions in paper 2 will be based on subject selected by the candidate.
  • Time duration for paper 1 will be 1 hour and for paper 2 it will be 2 hours.
  • There will be 50 questions in paper 1 and 100 questions in paper 2.
  • All the questions will be compulsory to attempt.
  • Candidates will be awarded 2 marks for each correct response.

UGC NET 2020 Marking Scheme

PaperNumber of QuestionMarksDuration
1501001 hours
21002002 hours
Total1503003 hours

In the above given article we have given all the necessary UGC NET 2020 preparation tips which candidate should follow during their exam, which will definitely be helpful in studying in right direction.

If you have any other queries regarding UGC NET 2020 Preparation Tips you can ask your queries in the comment below.

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  1. Narayana says:

    GA Sir,

    I have a doubt in the Ph.D admissions first like written test(CBT) Ok,then interview must and should or not ? or if any direct admissions on reserved candidates like OBC.

    Thank you sir.

  2. Priyanka Barman says:

    Sir, Will the dates NET exam be extended again???

  3. shaniba says:

    Sir,can we write this exam from abroad?

  4. shaniba says:

    Sir,since it is online exam can we write this exam from other countries?

  5. Suma sreejith says:

    From where I can get study materials for paper 1 msw

  6. Chitra says:

    Dear sir, since its online exam can we write this exam from other countries

  7. Dilipkumar says:

    I hv to need study material for adult education and paper 1
    kindly reply me

  8. Rosy says:

    Syllabus as well as the books for UGC NET.

  9. Divya says:

    Self study can work to complete net exam in maths

  10. Srabani says:

    Sir i have done msc in bioinformatics. If i want to apply for ugc net exam ,to which subject i can apply for?

  11. Sara singh says:

    I had completed my B. com, can I appear for net exam

  12. Bharthi says:

    Sir iam studing ma history first year sir I eligible this exam sir which material I studied tell me sir some people told ma finished & u eligible exam told me I didn’t know pls help me exam eligible &syllabus books material also sir

  13. Gracy hingbo says:

    Kindly help me as to how to prepare for net this December.

  14. ratan gaikwad says:

    sociology pervious pepar
    preparation plese send sir

  15. Rpsahu says:

    Sir if any candidate has no 55/ mark in MA in in this case what candidate can be applied in M.Ed way

  16. Neeraj says:

    Sir I currently pursuing my master of fine arts course and I m in 3rd year of this integrated course , should I start preparing for ugc met exam

  17. Bhavana says:

    I’m commerce methodology
    Kindly prefer me a text for clear 1 paper general paper

  18. Marina says:

    sir where can I get the previous year question papers. please kindly send me the link

  19. Your Name...dhiraj says:

    Sir i completed UG and PG commerce side in correspondance
    Students than how we prepartion of exm because correspondance student have no particular subject in PG pls tell me in which subject should be teach

  20. Your Name...Khuspreet says:

    Sir plz daso ke mera application form accepted hoaa hai

  21. Your Name...Khuspreet says:

    Sir mere pass application from correct ka msg nhi aaea

  22. Simpy says:

    Maximum how many attempts can be applicable for Ugcnet Exams

  23. Rajani Pradhan says:

    Dear sir i am a arts student,I will complete my graduation in this year,so please sir tell me how can I attempt UGC NET exam, and give me some tips as well as send the previous year question in mail…

  24. Your Name...laxmi bajantri says:

    New syllabus question paper patterns not available then what will sold question paper

  25. N.sridevi says:

    I have completed M
    Sc;botany and M.phil.i should finished 2003.i willing to attend the set or ugc net exam
    My age reaching 39.its eligible to apply the ugc exam.kindly inform I will able to eligible or not.

  26. Moni says: says:


    I can get previous year question paper download for net exam pls send me link for download

  27. swati agarwal says:

    I am m.ed so can I eligible for appearing next with education psychology

  28. Savita Maheswari says:

    Sir how can will be appear in net online exam without computer knowledge .will they arrange demo classes for net online exam

  29. SUKANYA says:

    sir i completed my M.Tech in 2018 in the stream of VLSI and EMBEDDED SYSTEM.Can i take environmental subject as a paper 2. Or is mandatory to take only electronics subject?please send answer as soon as possible.

  30. Jasbir singh says:

    I am handicap person and sir i want ugc net test , M.A 1year semster clear L.P.U secion 2019 sociology 66 percent .sir / madam i want june net test .but me o/h persion ji .i need help you . I need rewel requerlent .ples conferm ..ji

  31. Greeshma says:

    Any negative marks is there for NETWITHJRFEXAM? ??

  32. Piuchuipou kahmei says:

    let me knw about the cut of mark for all category(i.e.,Gen.OBC,SC,ST and others)given by UGC.also want to knw about minimum marks or maximum marks wil be equivalent given for all the category.besides about Assistant prof.and JRF WHICH ONe is the dissimilar.plz help!

  33. Sana fatima says:

    Hi Ma’am I want to know the where is location of this exam .

  34. Madhusudan jena says:

    Dear sir, i am a commerce student ,how can i attempt UGC NET EXAM , please give some tips and also send previous 3 years questions and answers paper in my mail id,

  35. e.usharani says:

    sir, im doing my msc(ag) in plant physiology.if i want to give ugc net exam,to which subject i opt for?

  36. Sweta says:

    According to this syllabus where can I get the study material…
    I am from Kolhapur, Maharashtra.

  37. Shibeshwar Gonjhu says:

    Sir mujhe previous year kam se kam 5years ka Geography net me puchhe gaye questions ka link send karen to ati kripa hogi.

  38. Akhter Hussain says:

    Is Urdu syllabus is change for the year of 2019 NET paper

  39. Imthiyaz Khan patthan says:

    Dear Sir
    Good morning.
    I have a doubt. Now that NTA conducts UGC NET in two papers, why hasn’t it made necessary changes in the Syllabus?

  40. Plsss sir says:

    Sir I also need previous year papers plss. Sent me link….

  41. Laxmi Sharma says:

    Sir NET exempted for all phd holders including 2009-10

  42. Jagannath parida says:

    Can I apply for UGC NET exam with my p.G pass out prior to 19.09 1991

  43. Sweta kumari says:

    I can get previous year question paper download for net exam pls send me link for download

  44. B.Renuka says:

    Sir where I can gather the material for 2 papers.

  45. rini marshel says:

    sir where i can get the model question paper for set exam.

  46. ramanand gupta says:

    very intresting information

  47. Jyoti says:

    Sir I can get previous years question papers for preparation

  48. Nidhivaish says:

    Sir where I can get previous year question paper for preparation ? Sir pls send me link for download

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