The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) changed the pattern of UGC NET examination from July 2018 examination. You can download the model question papers in the new pattern for all subjects of UGC NET examination from the links given below.
The UGC NET Examination.
UGC NET is conducted to determine the eligibility of Indian nationals for the Eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor Both in Indian universities and colleges. CBSE will conduct NET in 84 subjects.
CBSE will conduct the next National Eligibility Test(NET) on 08th JULY, 2018 (SUNDAY)
Eligibility for applying
Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from universities/institutions recognized by UGC can apply for the examination. also he/ she should not be more than 30 years as on 01.07.2018.
Schedule of events
|Submission of online application form||06.03.2018|
|Last date for Applying Online||05.04.2018|
|Last date of submission of Fee||06.04.2018|
|Date of Examination||08.07.2018|
Changes in NET Exam Pattern from 2018
From the July 2018 session UGC is changing the pattern of NET examination. The major changes are given below
Reduced the number of papers– From July 2018, there will be only 2 papers for the UGC NET examination instead of 3,
Paper I will have 50 objective questions on Teaching Aptitude and General Aptitude/ GK, each question will be carrying 2 marks. The exam duration will be 1 hour.
Paper II will be the subject oriented paper, it will contain 100 questions carrying 2 marks each. Exam duration will be 2 hours.
Raised the age limit: The upper age limit for JRF has been increased from 28 years to 30 years.
Model Question papers with answer key for UGC NET Exam in New Pattern
We had collected Sample question papers for all subjects of UGC NET in new pattern (Instead of the proposed 100 questions, these papers will have 120 questions please bear with that)
Check the links given below to download the Sample question papers and answer keys of UGC NET in new pattern
For Complete previous year question papers of UGC NET please visit