UGC NET Syllabus 2019: The NTA UGC NET is conducted for around 100 different subjects and the syllabus will be different for each subject. The candidates preparing for this exam must familiarize themselves with the UGC NET Syllabus 2019 first. By knowing the syllabus, they will be aware of the topics from which the questions will be asked in the paper.
There will be two papers conducted in the UGC NET-Paper I and Paper II.
The syllabus of the Paper I will be common for every candidate and will cover the topics such as teaching aptitude, research aptitude, reading comprehension, reasoning, data interpretation, information and communication technology, etc.
The syllabus of paper II will be subject-specific and will cover the entire syllabus of earlier Paper II & Paper III (including all electives, without options).
UGC NET Syllabus 2019
The direct link for the UGC NET Syllabus 2019 is provided below so that the candidates can easily download the syllabus of their particular subject. The list of the subjects can be found along with their specific syllabi on the official website ugc.ac.in/net/syllabus.aspx also. In addition to this, the syllabi of the exam can be availed from the libraries of all Indian Universities.
- The candidates should only appear for those subjects for which they have earned their postgraduate degree or a related subject, if the actual subject is not found.
- The candidates with Master’s Degree in Geography (with specialization in Population Studies) or Mathematics/ Statistics are also eligible to appear in the subject ‘Population Studies’.
- The candidates with Master’s Degree in Humanities (including languages) and Social Sciences are eligible to appear in the subject ‘Women Studies’.
|Subject Name||Download Link|
|00||General Paper on Teaching & Research Aptitude (Paper -I)||Click Here|
|01||Economics / Rural Economics / Demography / Co-operation / Development Planning/ Econometrics/ Development Studies/ Applied Economics/ Business Economics/ Development Eco.||Click Here|
|02||Political Science||Click Here|
|10||Social Work||Click Here|
|11||Defence and Strategic Studies||Click Here|
|12||Home Science||Click Here|
|14||Public Administration||Click Here|
|15||Population Studies||Click Here|
|17||Management (including Business Admn. Management./Marketing/ Marketing Management /Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt./ Financial Mgt./ Personnel Mgt./Co-operative Management)||Click Here|
|39||French (French Version)||Click Here|
|French (English Version)||Click Here|
|46||Continuing Education/ Adult Education/ Andragogy/ Non Formal Education.||Click Here|
|47||Physical Education||Click Here|
|49||Arab Culture and Islamic Studies||Click Here|
|50||Indian Culture||Click Here|
|55||Personnel Management/ Labour Welfare/Industrial Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare/Human Resource Management||Click Here|
|59||Library and Information Science||Click Here|
|60||Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace Studies||Click Here|
|62||Comparative Study of Religions||Click Here|
|63||Mass Communication and Journalism||Click Here|
|65||Performing Art – Dance/Drama/Theatre||Click Here|
|66||Museology & Conservation||Click Here|
|70||Tribal and Regional Language/Literature||Click Here|
|71||Folk Literature||Click Here|
|72||Comparative Literature||Click Here|
|73||Sanskrit traditional subjects (including) Jyotisha/ Navya Vyakarna/ Sidhanta Jyotish/Vyakarna/ Navya Nyaya/ Mimansa/ Sankhya Yoga/ Shukla Yajurveda/ Tulanatmaka Darsan/ Madhav Vedant/ Sahitya/ Dharmasasta/ Puranotihasa /Agama).||Click Here|
|74||Women Studies||Click Here|
|79||Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/Sculpture Graphics/Applied Art/History of Art)||Click Here|
|81||Social Medicine & Community Health||Click Here|
|82||Forensic Science||Click Here|
|87||Computer Science and Applications||Click Here|
|88||Electronic Science||Click Here|
|89||Environmental Sciences||Click Here|
|90||Politics including International Relations/International Studies including Defence/Strategic Studies, South East Asian Studies, West Asian Studies, African Studies, Soviet Studies, South Asian Studies, American Studies.||Click Here|
|92||Human Rights and Duties||Click Here|
|93||Tourism Administration and Management.||Click Here|
UGC NET Exam Pattern 2019
The UGC NET will be a pen-and paper based exam conducted for the duration of 3 hours. A basic overview of the exam pattern is given as:
|Mode of exam||Offline (OMR sheet)|
|Papers||Paper I (1st session of duration 1 hour)|
Paper II (2nd session of duration 2 hours)
Both papers are compulsory.
|Schedule of paper||Paper I- 9:30 am to 10:30 am|
Paper II- 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
|No. of questions||150|
50 questions from Paper I
100 questions from Paper II
|Type of questions||All questions will be of objective type|
|Marking scheme||2 marks will be awarded for each right answer.|
|Negative marking||No negative marking for wrong answer or question not attempted.|