UGC NET Previous Year Question Papers

Updated By Nupur Kaushik on 16 Dec, 2019 14:10

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UGC NET Previous Year Question Paper

UGC NET previous year question papers come in handy for those who want to understand the exam pattern and the difficulty level of the entrance exam. It is considered as one of the best methods of preparation for UGC NET and proves to be very useful for the aspirants. With the help of the previous year question papers, candidates will know how the entrance exam is going to be so that they can prepare for the entrance exam.  

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UGC NET Model Test Papers

The candidates have been provided with the UGC NET model test papers which they can download by clicking on the links given below. Check out the model test papers for UGC NET for all the important subjects.

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Mass Communication & Journalism 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Philosophy 2018

UGC NET Political Science Model Test Paper 2018 

UGC NET Psychology Model Test Paper 2018 

UGC NET Sanskrit Model Test Paper 2018

UGC NET Sociology Model Test paper 2018

UGC NET Women's Studies Model Test Paper 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of English (Paper 1) 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of English (Paper 2) 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Commerce 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Economics 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Education 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Forensic Science 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of French 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Hindi (Paper 1) 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Hindi (Paper 2) 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of History 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Law 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Management 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Social Work 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Social Medicine Community Health 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Physical Education 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Tourism Administration & Management 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Public Administration 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of International & Area Studies 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Human Rights & Duties 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Geography 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Electronic Science 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Defence & Strategic Studies 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Criminology 2018

UGC NET Model Test Paper of Archaeology 2018

How to Download UGC NET Previous Year Question Papers

To download UGC NET previous year question papers, you can follow the below-mentioned steps:

  • Click on the link given on this page to take a look at the UGC NET question papers.

  • After you click on this link, you will be directed to a new page.

  • After you land on the question paper page, you will have to select the exam name and the question paper.

  • A PDF of UGC NET previous year question paper will appear on your screen.

  • Download the UGC NET previous year question papers.

Advantages of Solving UGC NET Previous Years' Question Papers

Since the difficulty level of the exam is high, it is better to start preparing in advance and follow a preparation plan in a systematic manner. Listed below are some of the advantages of solving UGC NET previous year question papers:

  • UGC NET previous year question papers help in getting an idea of the weightage given to various topics, and the kind of questions to expect in the exam.
  • Going through previous years' question papers will also help you in managing time better. You’ll be able to calculate how much time you take to solve the entire paper. This will help in improving your time management skills.
  • Analysis of previous year question paper will also help you in identifying your strong and weak areas and you can then focus more on the weak areas.
  • Practicing UGC NET previous year question papers will also prove to be useful in solving tricky or difficult questions.
  • Solving previous years question papers will also help in improving your speed and accuracy of answering questions.
  • Most importantly, it will give you an insight into how and what to prepare for the examination.

Preparation Tips for UGC NET 2020

To prepare for UGC NET 2020, there are a few things that you need to keep in mind. Effective time management is very important. You also need to have a proper preparation strategy to cover the syllabus. For that, it is important to create a timetable, which will help you in sticking to a timeline. Study daily if you can and keep an extra hour for revision of the material that you have studied and try to solve as many question papers as you can. It is advisable to begin preparing with Paper I syllabus because it's easier as compared to Paper II. You can also refer to some good books to prepare for UGC NET 2020. Also, practice mock tests and online test series to ace UGC NET 2020.

Candidates can also visit the following links to explore more options to boost their preparation for the upcoming UGC NET 2020 examination.

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Dear student, it seems that you are mixing up two very different things completely. In order to be eligible to apply for the UPSC civil services examination, you at least need to have a graduation degree from any recognised University. For UGC NET, the minimum qualification required to apply is a postgraduate degree. Thus, only if you have completed your Master’s degree study in History or any related subject, you are eligible to apply for UGC NET with History as your main paper. We suggest you take a look at the following links for a better understanding regarding both ...

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I have completed my MBA and In my graduation (BA - Major in English). Please suggest, do I need to select the management paper for NET exam or I could have Option to choose another subject as well,Like as History.

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Abhinav Chamoli, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

You can select any subject of your choice in UGC NET 2020 and there is no such limitation restricting you to choosing subjects related to your academics. However, it is recommended that you choose a subject related to your post-graduation or graduation as it helps a lot in the exam.

Check the eligibility criteria and syllabus of UGC NET for more details. Please feel free to write back if you have any queries.

Thank you.

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Dear student, as per the latest information available on the official website of the University Grants Commission (UGC), there are no details regarding the conduct of the UGC NET mathematics exam. There is no syllabus and exam pattern for the UGC NET mathematics exam available on the official website. However, you can apply for CSIR UGC NET 2020 exam in which there is a subject called - Mathematical Sciences. The CSIR UGC NET 2020 mathematical sciences exam is expected to be conducted in the second week of November and you can find out all the details regarding the same from the ...

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