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UGC NET Hindi Syllabus

Vaibhav BansalUpdated On: May 12, 2022 06:53 pm IST

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus 2022 has been released by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on its official website. You can also check the complete syllabus in the article below.

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus 2022

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus 2022: UGC NET exam is conducted twice every year by National Testing Agency (NTA). This exam is conducted to select eligible candidates for the post of Assistant Professor and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in various government Universities and Colleges of India. Those who have applied for UGC NET must start their preparations after filling the online application form without any delay. However, before starting your preparations you must go through the UGC NET Hindi Syllabus 2022.

NTA has released the UGC NET syllabus for all the subjects in their latest notification. The subject code for UGC NET Hindi is 20. The Hindi exam for UGC NET will include two online papers - Paper-I and Paper-II.

  • UGC NET Hindi Paper 1: Tests teaching and reasoning ability,  comprehension, research aptitude, general awareness, and divergent thinking.
  • UGC NET Hindi Paper 2: Tests in-depth knowledge and expertise in the respective subject. 

Also Read:UGC NET 2022 Important Topics for English Literature

UGC NET Hindi Exam Pattern 2022

Given below is the UGC NET Hindi Exam 2022 pattern:


UGC NET Paper-I Overview

UGC NET Paper-II Overview

Exam mode



Exam duration

3 hours (180 minutes)

Type of paper

Common for all candidates

Subject-specific questions

No. of questions



Type of questions

MCQs; 4 options with only 1 correct option

MCQs; 4 options with only 1 correct option

Total marks



Marking scheme

2 marks for the correct answer

0 for an incorrect answer

2 marks for the correct answer

0 for an incorrect answer

Language of paper



Detailed UGC NET Hindi Syllabus

Here is the detailed syllabus for UGC NET Hindi Syllabus 2022.

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 1: Hindi Language and Its Development

Historical Background of Hindi

Modern Indo-Aryan languages ​​and their classification

Geographical extent of Hindi

Hindi dialects

Various forms of Hindi Hindi, Urdu, Deccani, Hindustani

Linguistic form of Hindi

Basis of classification of Hindi sounds

Various forms of Hindi language usage

Hindi - syntax

Computer and Hindi

Constitutional Status of Hindi

Devanagari script

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 2: History of Hindi Literature

Hindi LiteratureHistory Philosophy

Methods of writing historiography of Hindi literature

Time division and nomenclature of Hindi literature

Literature of Primitive Hindi

devotional period

Major sects of devotional poetry

Ritikaal Socio-Cultural Background, Major Trends of Ritikaal

Major poets of Ritikal and their poetry

Modern period

Origin and development of Hindi prose

Contemporary Poetry (till 2000)

Contemporary Literary Journalism

Hindi novel

Origin and development of Hindi story

Hindi Drama and Theater

Origin and Development of Hindi Essay

The Origin and Development of Criticism

Other prose genres of Hindi

Overseas Literature of Hindi

Concept and Leading Literary

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 3: Literary Science

Characteristics of Poetry, Poetry Purpose and Poetry Purpose

Major sects and principles Rasa, ornamentation, ritual, sound, rhetoric and justification, rasa niptiti

Plato's Poetry Theory

Aristotle: Imitation Theory, Tragedy Interpretation, Virtuosity Theory

Wordsworth's Poetry Theory

Coleridge: Fantasy and Fantasy

T.S. Eliot: The theory of impersonality, the concept of tradition

Please come. Richards Value Theory, Communication Theory and Poetry-Language Theory

Russian Morphism, New Review Myths

fantasy, symbol, image

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 4: Conceptual Background

Ideological background of Indian renaissance and independence movement

Hindi Renaissance Khari Boli Movement

Fort William College Bhartendu and Hindi Renaissance

Gandhian Philosophy, Ambedkar Philosophy, Lohia Philosophy

Marxism, Psychoanalyticism, Existentialism, Postmodernism

Identity-oriented discourse (Dalits, women, tribals and minorities)

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 5: Hindi Poetry

Prithviraj Raso Rewa Beach

Puzzles and puzzles of Amir Khusro Khusro

Padavali of Vidyapati

Jayasi Granthavali (Nagmati Disconnection Section)


Bihari Satsai

Ghanananda Poetry

Surdas Bhramargeet Saar

Tulsidas Ramcharitmanas, Uttar Kand

Meera, Vishwanath Tripathi

Priyapravas, Bharat Bharati, Saket (Ninth Canto), Aansh, Kamayani (Lajja, Ida)

Juhi's bud, wake up once again, Sarojsmriti, Ram's shakti-worship, murmur, don't tie the boat to this place, brother

Parivartan, Pratham Rashmi, Urvashi (3rd issue), Rashmirathi, Kalidasa, Have seen the clouds engulfing, Famine and after that, rough feet

I am also a bean, I am also your melody, I am the changer of dull sorrow, then my life is lost, let this temple lamp burn silently, the dilapidated letters of the world fast.

The gun of the government, of millet, this lamp alone, the incurable veena on the green grass for a moment, how many times in how many boats

Geet Farosh, Satpura Ke Jagal, Bhool Mistake Brahmarakshas in the Dark, Mochiram, Akal Darshan, Roti and Parliament

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 6: Hindi Novels

Story of Devrani Jethani

Exam Guru, Godan

Shekhar A Biography (Part - 1)

Autobiography of Banabhatta

Sloppy Aanchal, False Truth, Manas's Swan

Tamas, Raag Darbari, Zindagi Nama

Your divided, the earth is not your wealth


UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 7: Hindi Story

My words to the moon god. transporter

A basket full of soil, he said

Rahi, Idgah, the world's priceless rattan

Kangana, Parindey in the ears

Akashdeep, your destiny

Third oath, Begum of Lal Paan


Amritsar has arrived, coin has been changed

Chief's feast, Inspector Matadeen on the moon

Father, Raja Nirbansia

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 8: Hindi Drama

Andher city, India plight

Chandragupta, Skandagupta, Dhruvaswamini

Andhayug, Holi of Sindoor, Another Dronacharya

a day of half-hearted, ashadha

Agra Bazar, Bakri

Anjo Didi, Mahabhoj

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 9: Hindi Essay

Delhi Durbar Darpan, how India can progress

chitta of shivashambhu, what is the poem

My Ram's crown is getting wet, Culture and Beauty

why do nails grow

Wage Aur Prem, Near Uttarafalguni

wake up traveler

UGC NET Hindi Syllabus Unit 10: Autobiography, Biography and Other Prose Forms

Earthen idols, Thakuri Baba, my visit to Tibet

Murdahiya, in Premchand's house, the vagabond messiah

A story too, what should I forget

Aaphudari, the creature of Bholaram

The Four Chapters of Culture, the Diary of a Writer

Jamun tree, Hey Yaawar will be remembered

Also Read:Most Important Topics to Score Highest Marks in UGC NET 2022 Paper I

Given above is the complete syllabus of UGC NET Hindi Exam 2022. Candidates must go through the syllabus to prepare for the exam. 


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