UGC NET 2023 Preparation Tips- Get Tips & Tricks for UGC NET

UGC NET 2023 Preparation TipsUGC NET 2023 Preparation Tips gives 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 a 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 preparation tips 2023 which can be helpful for candidates while preparing.

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UGC NET 2023 Preparation Tips

Candidates those who have applied for UGC NET 2023 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.

Candidates will be 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.

Click Here for mock test (previous year).

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, 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 2023 Exam Pattern

Candidates preparing for UGC NET 2023 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 2023 has been described.

  • UGC NET 2023 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 2023 Marking Scheme

PaperNumber of QuestionMarksDuration
1501001 hours
21002002 hours
Total1503003 hours

In the above given article we have given all the necessary UGC NET 2023 preparation tips which candidate should follow during their exam, which definitely be helpful in studying in right direction.

If you have any other queries regarding UGC NET 2023 Preparation Tips you can ask your queries in the comment below.

Displaying 21 Comments
  1. Reshmi Haldankar says:

    In June 2024 there will be negative marking for UGC net exam?
    Is the syllabus also will change?

  2. Saranya says:

    I couldn’t download any syllabus. Please help me.

  3. KINJAL JOSHI says:

    for paper 2 i have to select subject on basis of my masters degree or i can select any subject of my choice regardless of my master degree

  4. shiny gupta says:

    Best study material for economics, paper 1 and the best coaching channel or insitute . Please guide . I have to crack this time ??? Best book for previous papers ??? Please help

  5. Mamta says:

    Kindly tell me the syllabus of Social work subject.

  6. Nisha says:

    Sir isme negative marking v hota h kya ???

  7. Anonymous says:

    i am not able to locate the home science syllabus. please help me.
    also how to apply for the exam?

  8. Shibani Mohan says:

    Sir please help me in English literature.Syllabus was so vast.

  9. RACHANA says:



    Hello sir My master’s degree in Electrical Power System so which subject can I choose for the net exam



  12. Lalita Kumari says:

    If we are filling jrf and assistant professor. And we r not qualify JRF so are we eligible for assistant professor if we got more % than cutoff of assistant professor and less cutoff of JRF

  13. Ss nayak says:

    final year PG students can apply for this exams?

  14. P.Kowsalya says:

    Sir how to get a previous year question papers for paper II – Home science plss help send me the link

  15. 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.

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