UGC NET Syllabus 2019 (Updated): Paper 1 and Paper 2

NTA UGC NET Syllabus 2019 (Updated): The University Grant Commission (UGC) has revised the syllabus of all subjects (including Paper 1) for June 2019 onwards. The new syllabus has been prepared according to the new and updated pattern of UGC NET exam. The new pattern of UGC NET exam is based on a computer (CBT) along with some other changes.

National Testing Agency (NTA) has been established in 2017 to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has the responsibility to conduct JEE (Main), NEET – UG, Common Management Admission Test (CMAT), GRADUATE PHARMACY APTITUDE TEST GPAT and UGC NET.

Till July 2018, The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducted the UGC NET exams across the country. From December 2018, the UGC NET exam will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) according to the new pattern of UGC NET exam.

The UGC NET Syllabus of all subjects has been revised according to New pattern of UGC NET exam. 

New Pattern of UGC NET Exam:

NTA UGC NET June 2019 exam will be held in one session without any gap as under:

Paper

Marks

Number of Question

Duration (3 hrs)

I

100

50     compulsory questions

09:30 am to 12:30 pm

(1st Shift)

II

200

100   compulsory questions

02:30 pm to 05:30 pm

(2nd Shift)

Note: There is no gap between Paper 1 and Paper 2. 

NTA UGC NET Syllabus Paper 1: shall be of general nature, intended to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate. The Paper 1 shall consist of 50 (fifty) compulsory multiple choice questions and each question will carry 2 marks.

NTA UGC NET Syllabus Paper 2: shall consist of 100 objective type compulsory questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.

Note: There are no negative marks for an incorrect response. No marks will be given for unanswered/Marked for Review questions. 

Find here: UGC NET Study Materials for Paper 1 (Download PDF)

UGC NET Syllabus of all subjects has been changed. For New (updated) Syllabus, click on the link mentioned below:

NTA UGC NET Syllabus 2019

 

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Code

Subject

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00 General Paper on Teaching & Research Aptitude (Paper -I) English

Hindi

01 Economics / Rural Economics / Co-operation / Demography / Development Planning/ Development Studies/ Econometrics/ Applied Economics/ Development Eco./ Business Economics English

Hindi

02 Political Science English

Hindi

03 Philosophy English

Hindi

04 Psychology English

Hindi

05 Sociology English

Hindi

06 History English

Hindi

07 Anthropology English

Hindi

08 Commerce English

Hindi

09 Education English

Hindi

10 Social Work English

Hindi

11 Defence and Strategic Studies English

Hindi

12 Home Science English

Hindi

14 Public Administration English

Hindi

15 Population Studies English

Hindi

16 Music English

Hindi

17 Management (including Business Admn. Mgt./Marketing/ Marketing Mgt./ Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt./ Personnel Mgt./ Financial Mgt./ Co-operative Management) English

Hindi

18 Maithili  Hindi
19 Bengali Download
20 Hindi  Hindi
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  Old
36 Assamese Download
37 Gujarati Download
38 Marathi Download
39 French (French Version) English
  French (English Version)  Old
40 Spanish English
41 Russian English

Russian

42 Persian Download
43 Rajasthani  Hindi
44 German Download
45 Japanese Download
46 Adult Education/ Continuing Education/ Andragogy/ Non Formal Education. English

Hindi

47 Physical Education English

Hindi

49 Arab Culture and Islamic Studies English

Hindi

50 Indian Culture English

Hindi

55 Labour Welfare/ Personnel Management/Industrial Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare/ Human Resource Management English

Hindi

58 Law English

Hindi

59 Library and Information Science English

Hindi

60 Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace Studies English

Hindi

62 Comparative Study of Religions English

Hindi

63 Mass Communication and Journalism English

Hindi

65 Performing Art – Dance/ Drama/ Theatre English

Hindi

66 Museology & Conservation English

Hindi

67 Archaeology English

Hindi

68 Criminology English

Hindi

70 Tribal and Regional Language/Literature English

Hindi

71 Folk Literature English

Hindi

72 Comparative Literature English

Hindi

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).  Hindi
74 Women Studies English

Hindi

79 Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/ Sculpture Graphics/ Applied Art/ History of Art) English

Hindi

80 Geography English

Hindi

81 Social Medicine & Community Health English

Hindi

82 Forensic Science English

Hindi

83 Pali English

Hindi

84 Kashmiri Download
85 Konkani Download
87 Computer Science and Applications English
88 Electronic Science English
89 Environmental Sciences English
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. English

Hindi

91 Prakrit English

Hindi

92 Human Rights and Duties English

Hindi

93 Tourism Administration and Management. English

Hindi

94 BODO  Hindi
95 Santhali  Hindi
100 Yoga English

Hindi

101 Sindhi English

Hindi

Note: The syllabus of UGC NET is also available in the libraries of all Indian Universities as well as on the UGC website: https://www.ugcnetonline.in/syllabus-new.php

SCHEDULE OF UGC NET EXAM:

The Test will consist of TWO papers. Both papers will consist of only objective type questions. UGC NET exam will be held between 20th to 28th June 2019 in one session as under:

Date of UGC NET Exam

NET Exam Cut Off

The minimum marks that a candidate needs to score in UGC NET to be considered for the award of JRF and eligibility for Assistant Professor in paper-I and paper-II is given below:

Category

Minimum Marks (%) to be obtained

(Paper 1 + Paper 2)

General

120 marks (40%)

OBC-NCL/PwD/SC/ST

105 marks (35%)

Click here for details: NTA UGC NET Exam June 2019 Complete Information