CBSE UGC NET 2017 Pattern, Syllabus and Exam Schedule

CBSE UGC NET 2017 –The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on behalf of the University Grant Commission (UGC) is going to conduct the National Eligibility Test (NET) on 22nd January 2017 for selecting all the eligible candidates for the post of the Assistant Professor or the Junior Research Fellowship. Read on to know about the CBSE UGC NET 2017 pattern, CBSE UGC NET 2017 Syllabus and CBSE UGC NET Jan 2017 Exam Schedule.

A huge number of applicants have applied for this post. All the aspirants who have applied for this exam can check here all the important details related to CBSE UGC NET 2017.

CBSE UGC NET Jan 2017 Exam Schedule

The Exam Schedule for the CBSE NET Jan 2017 is as follows:

Name of the Event Dates
Submission of online application form starts from October 17/2016
Last date of submitting the online application November 16/2016
Correction in Particulars of application form(if any) November 22/2016 – November 29/2016
Admit card availability December 21/2016
Date of examination January 22/2017
Release of the Answer Keys & OMR Sheet March/2017
Result May/2017

CBSE UGC NET 2017 pattern

Candidates can check the CBSE UGC NET Jan 2017 Pattern as mentioned below:

The UGC NET Jan 2017 Exam will be comprising of three question papers of objective type. The difficulty level of each paper will be different.

  1. Paper-I: The Paper-l would include the General Aptitude Test in which the candidates are tested in the areas of their Logical Reasoning Ability, Comprehension Reading, Mental Ability, and General Knowledge.

There will be total 60 questions each carrying two marks, out of which 50 questions are to be solved compulsorily by the candidates. The time duration for this paper would be 75 minutes.

  1. Paper-II: The Paper-ll would be comprising of 50 Multiple Choices Questions (MCQ) out of which only one answer would be correct. Each question would carry two marks. The time duration for this paper would be 75 minutes.
  1. Paper-III: This is the final paper for the CBSE UGC NET JAN 2017 Exam. There will be 75 objective type questions that are required to be solved by the candidates. The questions will be asked from the subject as selected by the candidate. Each question will carry two marks. The time duration for this paper would be 150 minutes.

CBSE UGC NET Jan 2017 Pattern: [Tabular Form]

Paper Marks Number of Question Duration
I 100 60 question(50 to be attempted) 1¼ Hrs
II 100 50 questions(all are mandatory) 1¼ Hrs
III 150 75 questions (all are mandatory) 2½ Hrs

CBSE UGC NET Jan 2017 Syllabus:

With the help of the syllabus of the CBSE UGC NET JAN 2017 Exam, all the candidates will get to know about the course, the purpose for which the course is being taught and helps them to be successful in the examination. The Candidates can check here the complete CBSE UGC NET 2017 Syllabus as stated under:

   Subject Download
00 General Paper on Teaching & Research Aptitude (Paper -I) Download
01 Economics / Rural Economics /Co-operation / Demography / Development Planning/ Development Studies/Econometrics/ Applied Economics/Development Eco./Business Economics Download
02 Political Science Download
03 Philosophy Download
04 Psychology Download
05 Sociology Download
06 History Download
07 Anthropology Download
08 Commerce Download
09 Education Download
10 Social Work Download
11 Defence and Strategic Studies Download
12 Home Science Download
14 Public Administration Download
15 Population Studies Download
16 Music Download
17 Management (including Business Admn. Mgt./Marketing/ Marketing Mgt./Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt./ Personnel Mgt./Financial Mgt./Co-operative Management) Download
18 Maithili Download
19 Bengali Download
20 Hindi Download
21 Kannada Download
22 Malayalam Download
23 Oriya Download
24 Punjabi Download
25 Sanskrit Download
26 Tamil Download
27 Telugu Download
28 Urdu Download
29 Arabic Download
30 English Download
31 Linguistics Download
32 Chinese Download
33 Dogri Download
34 Nepali Download
35 Manipuri Download
36 Assamese Download
37 Gujarati Download
38 Marathi Download
39 French (French Version) Download
  French (English Version) Download
40 Spanish Download
41 Russian Download
42 Persian Download
43 Rajasthani Download
44 German Download
45 Japanese Download
46 Adult Education/ Continuing Education/ Andragogy/ Non Formal Education. Download
47 Physical Education Download
49 Arab Culture and Islamic Studies Download
50 Indian Culture Download
55 Labour Welfare/Personnel Management/Industrial Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare/Human Resource Management Download
58 Law Download
59 Library and Information Science Download
60 Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace Studies Download
62 Comparative Study of Religions Download
63 Mass Communication and Journalism Download
65 Performing Art – Dance/Drama/Theatre Download
66 Museology & Conservation Download
67 Archaeology Download
68 Criminology Download
70 Tribal and Regional Language/Literature Download
71 Folk Literature Download
72 Comparative Literature Download
73 Sanskrit traditional subjects (including) Jyotisha/Sidhanta Jyotish/ Navya Vyakarna/ Vyakarna/ Mimansa/ Navya Nyaya/ Sankhya Yoga/ Tulanatmaka Darsan/ Shukla Yajurveda/ Madhav Vedant/ Dharmasasta/ Sahitya/ Puranotihasa /Agama). Download
74 Women Studies Download
79 Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/Sculpture Graphics/Applied Art/History of Art) Download
80 Geography Download
81 Social Medicine & Community Health Download
82 Forensic Science Download
83 Pali Download
84 Kashmiri Download
85 Konkani Download
87 Computer Science and Applications Download
88 Electronic Science Download
89 Environmental Sciences Download
90 Politics including International Relations/International Studies including Defence/Strategic Studies, West Asian Studies, South East Asian Studies, African Studies, South Asian Studies, Soviet Studies, American Studies. Download
91 Prakrit Download
92 Human Rights and Duties Download
93 Tourism Administration and Management. Download
94 BODO Download

For further details, the candidates are advised to stay tuned to either of the official sites of the CBSE NET i.e. /