UGC NET Exam Pattern for Paper-I
Total Number of Questions (MCQ) will be 50 carrying 2 marks each, which makes Paper 1 is for total 100 marks.
Teaching Aptitude- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
The skills and knowledge of the candidate in terms of teaching methods will be determined by this.
Research Aptitude- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
The candidates will be examined in the domain of research in different subjects and key elements required in the field of research.
Reading Comprehension- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
The efficiency of the candidate will be tested on the basis of reading text and answering questions related to it.
Mathematical Reasoning- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
Mathematical computations and quantittaive ability of a candidate will be tested through this section.
Logical Reasoning- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
Questions related to problem-solving and logical thinking will be asked in this section.
Data Interpretation- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
A data will be given and candidates have to analyse that data in terms of percentage, average, profit and loss etc.
Information & Communication Technology (ICT)- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
Basic knowledge knowledge in terms of IT and other related topics such as audiovisual systems, operating system etc will be tested.
People & Environment- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
Environmental education and contemporary issues related to environment will be asked in this section.
Higher Education System- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
This section will evaluate the efficiency of the candidate in terms of the higher education system and latest changes.
Communication- 5 Questions for 10 Marks
The efficiency of the candidate will be examined in terms of exchanging ideas, conveying a message, speech, signals, behaviour and thoughts