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UGC NET will be conducted for the candidates who wish to apply for the posts of Assistant Professor and/or Junior Research Fellowship (JRF). UGC NET 2020 syllabus defines the topics and subjects that the candidates must study well in order to score good marks in this national level competitive examination. The exam will be divided into 2 sessions Paper 1 and Paper 2. For Paper 1, the candidates will have to go through a common syllabus describing the details that are covered under the teaching and research capabilities. The UGC NET 2020 Syllabus of Paper 2 is based on the subject that the candidates choose for the examination. Candidates can also check the important topics to prepare for UGC NET by clicking on the link given below: -
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|UGC NET 2020-21 General Paper Syllabus (Paper 1)||UGC NET 2020-21 Economics Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Political Science Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Philosophy Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Psychology Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Sociology Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 History Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Anthropology Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Commerce Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Education Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Social Work Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Public Administration Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Music Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Management Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Bengali Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Environmental Science Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Computer Science and Application Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Geography Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Women Studies Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Archeology Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Mass Communication and Journalism Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Library and Information Science Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Law Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Visual Art Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Tourism Administration and Management Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Social Med. and Comm. Health Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Performing Arts Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Museology and Conservation Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 International and Area Studies Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Indian Culture Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Human Rights and Duties Syllabus||UGC NET 2020-21 Home Science Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020-21 Forensic Science Syllabus||UGC NET 2020 Electronic Science Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020 Defence & Strategic Studies Syllabus||UGC NET 2020 Criminology Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020 Archaeology Syllabus||UGC NET 2020 Arab Culture and Islamic Studies Syllabus|
|UGC NET 2020 Adult Education Syllabus|
The University Grants Commission (UGC) under the supervision of NTA decides the UGC NET syllabus for its aspirants. Based on the different subjects, a planned detailed syllabus prescribed by UGC is available for the candidates. The syllabus of UGC NET in detail will help the candidates to identify what to study and what not to study for the entrance exam. Let's check out the Syllabus for Paper 1 in detail and know about the 100 subjects that can be opted for Paper 2 of UGC NET 2020.
Paper 1 has been planned in order to check the teaching skills and research capabilities of the candidates. General awareness with context to the teaching profile combined with cognitive abilities are tested in this section. There are a total of ten sections/subjects that cover the entire Paper 1 of UGC NET 2020. Subjects like Research Aptitude, Teaching Aptitude, Communication, Reasoning, Reading Comprehension, Information & Communication Technology, etc. are part of the Syllabus of Paper 1 of UGC NET 2020. The detailed description of the sub-topics of these subjects is given below for candidates to read through it and start preparing for Paper 1.
|Reasoning (Including Mathematics)|
|Information and Communication Technology (ICT)|
|Higher Education System: Governance, Polity and Administration|
|People and Environment|
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The list of subjects for Paper 2 of UGC NET 2020 is given below:
Comparative Studies of Religions
Social Medicine & Community Health
Tribal and Regional Language/ Literature
Library and Information Services
Buddhist, Gandhian and Peace Studies
Tourism Administration and Management
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)
Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/Sculpture/Graphics/Applies Art/History of Art)
Karnatik Music (Vocal Instrument, Percussion)
Human Rights and Duties
Tourism Administration & Management
Defence and Strategic Studies
International and Area Studies
Computer Science and Applications
Arab culture and Islamic Studies
Museology and Conservation
Human Rights and Duties
Social Medicine & Community Health
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Yes, the examination board has made some changes in the new syllabus for UGC Net.
You can check the updated syllabus by clicking on the link given above. Else, you need to follow the given below steps to check the updated syllabus for UGC Net through the official website: Visit the official website. On the homepage, click on the link for 'Updated Syllabi of UGC-NET (Applicable from June 2019 UGC-NET Onwards)'. The new syllabus will be displayed on the screen. Take a printout for future references.
There will be two papers for UGC Net exam, Paper I and Paper II. Paper I will consist of topics including teaching aptitude, research aptitude, comprehension, mathematical reasoning & aptitude, communication, logical reasoning, Data Interpretation, ICT, People, development & environment, and higher education system. Paper-II will consist of the subject wise questions depending on subjects opted by the student.
Some of the important topics for UGC Net exam are Teaching aptitude, data interpretation, comprehensions, information and communication technology, and logical reasoning, i. However, since each of the section carries equal marks for all the questions, so you should focus on every topic.
No, while Paper 1 consists of common topics for all the candidates, the paper 2 will be based on the subjects opted by individual candidates.