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CBSE UGC NET Exam Pattern for Nov 2017

CBSE UGC NET November 2017 Important Dates! Mark the Latest Updates!

To keep you all aware of the latest UGC NET Notifications, below we have mentioned the complete calendar of UGC NET Exam Dates. Please check it out!

Check out the Important Dates for CBSE UGC NET Exam Nov 2017. Please note all the dates given below and mark them as important! 

Exam ActivitiesUGC NET Nov 2017 Important Dates
Start of Online Application for UGC NET Nov 20171st August 2017
Closing of Online Application for UGC NET Nov 201730th August 2017
Closing of Online Application Fee Payment for UGC NET Nov 201731st August 2017
Corrections in Online Application for UGC NET Nov 2017 can be made fromSeptember 2017
Release of Admit Cards for UGC NET Nov 2017Oct 2017
UGC NET Exam Date19th Nov 2017
Entry in Exam RoomFor Paper-I (8:30 am), For Paper-II (10:45 am) and Paper-III (1:30 pm)
Last Entry in the Exam HallFor Paper-I (9:30 am), For Paper-II (11:15 am) and Paper-III (2:00 pm)
Test ConcludesFor Paper-I (10:45 am), For Paper-II (12:30 pm) and Paper-III (4:30 pm).
Release of official answer keysJan 2018
Declaration of ResultMarch 2018

CBSE UGC NET Exam Pattern Nov 2017

Pattern of UGC NET Exam Paper 2017 is classified between following categories –

Scheme of Test

UGC NET Exam consists of three rounds of objective type papers. Each paper has its different standard and difficulty level which increases from first to third round.

1. Paper-I

 This round is General Aptitude Test which consists of sections like– Reasoning Ability, Comprehension Reading, Mental Ability, and General Awareness etc. To know more about syllabus of Paper-I please click here.

 There will be 60 questions each of two marks, out of which 50 questions would be required to answer.

 In that case candidate attempts more than 50 questions then first 50 questions will be considered for marking.

2. Paper-II

This round will consist of 50 compulsory MCQ(Multiple choices with single correct answer)questions each of two marks.

3. Paper-III:

This is the third and final round of UGC/CBSE NET Exam. It will consist of 75 objective type compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidate and each question will carry two marks.

Time Duration of Paper-I and Paper-II is same 75 minutes each and for Paper-III, it is 150 minutes.

Note – Paper-II and III cover entire syllabus of subject selected by the candidate.

SessionPaperMarksNumber of QuestionDuration
FirstI10060 out of which 50 question to be attempted1¼ Hours
FirstII10050 questions all are compulsory1¼ Hours
SecondIII15075 questions all are compulsory2½ Hours

The candidates will have to mark the response for the questions of Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Sheet provided along with the Test Booklet. Remaining Information regarding OMR sheet will be provided on Admit Card.

Selection and Cut off Procedure for UGC NET Exam November 2017

1. Step-I
The candidates are required to obtain following minimum marks separately in Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III as given below-

 General Category Candidates – 40 marks or 40% in Paper-I, 40 marks or 40% in Paper-II, 75 marks or 50% in Paper-III.
 Reserved Category Candidates – 35 marks or 35% in Paper-I , 35 marks or 35% in Paper-II, 60 marks or 40% in Paper-III.

2. Step-II
Amongst those candidates who have cleared step I, a merit list will be prepared subject-wise and category-wise using the aggregate marks of all the three papers secured by such candidates.

3. Step-III
Top 15% candidates (for each subject and category), from the merit list mentioned under step II, will be declared NET qualified for eligibility for Assistant Professor only.

4. Step-IV
A separate merit list for the award of JRF will be prepared from amongst the NET qualified candidates figuring in the merit list prepared under step III.