CSIR NET June 2017 Written Exam Pattern – CSIR NET December 2017 Test Pattern for CSIR UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) Exam for Award of Junior Research Fellowship &Lectureship. CSIR UGC NET 2017 Exam for science stream is scheduled to be held on 17 December 2017 (Sunday) in the following areas: Mathematical Sciences/ Maths, Chemical Sciences/ Chemistry, Physical Sciences/ Physics, Earth Sciences & Life Sciences.
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CSIR NET 2017 Written Exam Pattern
CSIR UGC NET consists of Single Paper Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) based test. The pattern for the Single Paper MCQ test shall be as given below:
The MCQ test Paper of each subject shall carry a maximum of 200 marks. The exam shall be for the duration of three hours. The question paper comprises of three Parts.
Negative Marking in CSIR NET: There will be negative marking @25% for each wrong answer.
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CSIR UGC NET 2017 Exam Pattern for Single Paper
Part ‘A’ shall be common to all subjects. This part shall be a test containing a maximum of 20 questions from General Aptitude (Logical reasoning, graphical analysis, analytical and numerical ability, quantitative comparisons, series formation, puzzles, etc). The candidates shall be required to answer any 15 questions of two marks each. The total marks allocated to this section shall be 30 out of 200
Part ‘B’: This part shall contain 50 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) generally covering the Subject – Related topics given in the syllabus. A candidate shall be required to answer any 35 questions. Each question shall be of two marks. The total marks allocated to this section shall be 70 out of 200.
Part ‘C’: This part shall contain 75 questions that are designed to test a candidate’s knowledge of scientific concepts and/or application of the scientific concepts. The questions shall be of analytical nature where a candidate is expected to apply the scientific knowledge to arrive at the solution to the given scientific problem. A candidate shall be required to answer any 25 questions. Each question shall be of four marks. The total marks allocated to this section shall be 100 out of 200.
CSIR NET Previous Question Papers with Key
- CSIR NET June 2017 Question Paper & Key (held on 18.06.2017)
- CSIR NET December 2016 Question Paper & Key (held on 18.12.2016)
- CSIR NET June 2016 Question Papers & Answers Key (held on 19.06.2016)
- CSIR NET December 2015 Question Paper & Key (held on 20.12.2015)
- CSIR NET June 2015 Question Papers & Answers Key (held on 21.06.2015)
- CSIR NET June 2014 Question Papers & Answers Key (held on 22.06.2014)
- CSIR NET June 2013 Question Paper & Key Discussion – held on 23rd June 2013