UGC NET 25th Sept 2020 Shift 1 Exam & Question Paper Analysis (Available), Answer Key, Solutions

Diksha Sharma
Diksha SharmaPublished On: September 25, 2020 | UGC NET

The 2nd day Shift 1 of UGC NET 2020 exam on September 25th 2020 has been conducted. Check the exam & question paper analysis for UGC NET 25th September 2020 shift 1 exam updated below.

UGC NET 25th September 2020 exam analysis

The 2nd day Shift 1 of UGC NET 2020 has been conducted on September 25. We have updated the complete exam & question analysis here along with the questions asked in the exam and their solutions. 

As per the paper analysis, the difficulty paper was moderate. The questions were balanced from all the units. There were some conceptual questions from Teaching and Research Aptitude. 1/3rd  of the questions in the paper were statement based. While the questions were not repeated from previous exam, the concepts of some questions were the same.

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UGC NET 25th Sept 2020 Shift 1 Paper 1 Exam Analysis

The UGC NET 2020 25th September shift 1 paper 1 exam will be similar for all the candidates. The candidates can check the exam analysis for UGC NET 2020 shift 1 paper 1 from the table below:


Difficulty Level

Overall Test


Difficulty Level of Teaching Aptitude

Moderate- Tough

Difficulty Level of Comprehension

Moderate- Tough

Difficulty Level of Research Aptitude


Difficulty Level of Communication


Difficulty Level of Logical Reasoning


Difficulty Level of Mathematical Reasoning and Aptitude


Difficulty Level of People, Development and Environment 


Difficulty Level of Data Interpretation


Difficulty Level of Information and Communication Technology


Difficulty Level of Higher Education System


UGC NET 25th Sept 2020 Paper 1 Question Analysis (Subject Wise)

We have updated below the number of questions asked in Shift 1 paper 1 of UGC NET 25th September 2020 exam along with the important topics:


Important Questions/ Topics

Teaching Aptitude

Conceptual Based

Data Interpretation

School Expenses (Transport 2011-17) 

Research Aptitude

Types of Research, Type I and Type II Error, Process, Hypothesis


Classroom communication

Higher Education


Information & Communication Technology

Startup routine, Decimal to Binary Conversion, IOT full form


MDG Goals

Logical Reasoning

Indian Logic, Fallacy, Anuman, Opposition

Maths/ Reasoning

Alphabets & Number series

Reading Comprehension

Sustainable Development Passage, Current Affairs

UGC NET 25th Sept 2020 Paper 1 Questions & Answers (Shift 1)

We have updated the questions & answers asked in the UGC NET 25th September shift 1 paper 1 exam below:

When Yoga was made integral? 1926
When was Takshila declared by UNESCO as a heritage site?1980
Nest in Series: 8,16,24,32....40

UGC NET 25th Sept 2020 Shift 1 Paper 2 Analysis

The Shift 1 paper 2 for UGC NET 2020 25th September exam consisted of the subject-specific questions which will depend on the subject opted by the candidates. The list of subjects for which the UGC NET 2020 25th September paper 2 was conducted are:

Comparative Literature


Folk Literature 

Forensic Science

French (French Version) 

Museology & Conservation 


Tourism Administration and Management.

UGC NET 2020 Previous Exam Analysis

You can check the previous exam analysis for UGC NET 2020 exam from the table below:

UGC NET 24th Sept 2020 Shift 2 Exam & Question Paper Analysis

UGC NET 24th Sept 2020 Shift 1 Exam & Question Paper Analysis

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