NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam Analysis (25th/24th/22nd/21st/20th Nov All Shifts): Paper-1 Difficulty Level Moderate, Check Good Attempts to clear Cutoff Marks

NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam Analysis (25th/24th/22nd/21st/20th Nov All Shifts): Find the subject-wise exam analysis of the NTA UGC NET 2021 Online Exam held on 20th, 21st, 22nd, 24th & 25th Nov 2021. Both UGC NET Paper-1 & Paper-2 were held in a single session. So, let’s look at the type of questions asked in this exam.

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NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam Analysis (25th/24th/22nd/21st/20th Nov All Shifts)
NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam Analysis (25th/24th/22nd/21st/20th Nov All Shifts)

NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam Analysis (25th/24th/22nd/21st/20th Nov All Shifts): NTA has started conducting the UGC NET June 2021 & December 2020 Exam from 20th November 2021 and will last till 5th December 2021 for 81 subjects. UGC NET 2021 Exam was held conducted for 41 subjects on 20th Nov,  5 Subjects on 21st Nov,  5 Subjects on 22nd Nov, 8 Subjects on 24th Nov & 3 Subjects on 25th Nov 2021 at different Examination Centers spread across the country to determine the eligibility for the post of Assistant Professor and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or Assistant Professor only.

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In this article, we are going to share the detailed Exam Analysis of the NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam conducted online on 20th, 21st, 22nd, 24th & 25th Nov 2021 (All Shifts). Let’s first look at the Exam Pattern of the NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam.

NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam Pattern

NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam consisted of two papers, i.e., Paper-1 and Paper-2. This time also both the papers will be conducted in a single session of three hours duration. Candidates can also switch between Paper-1 & 2 of the UGC NET Exam. Below is the brief table showing the changed and latest exam pattern of the NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam:

NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam Pattern

Paper

Number of Questions/ Marks

Duration

1

50/100

3 Hours (Single Session)

2

100/200

Total

150/300

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NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam Analysis & Review: 20th, 21st, 22nd, 24th & 25th Nov 2021 (All Shifts)

In Paper-1, the questions asked were generic in nature, intending to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It was primarily designed to test the reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking, and general awareness of the candidate. So let’s have a look at the questions asked in this NTA UGC NET 2021 Online exam:

Day-1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 UGC NET Paper-1 Shift-1 (9:30 am to 12:30 pm) & Shift-2 (3.00-6.00 PM)

Online Exam with 50 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

Category

Number of Questions

Difficulty Level /Good Attempts)

Teaching Aptitude

11 to 13

Moderate to Difficult

Research Aptitude

7 to 9

Difficult

Reading Comprehension

5 (1 set)

Easy to Moderate

Communication

3 to 5

Moderate

Maths

4-5

Easy to Moderate

Logical Reasoning

7 to 8

Easy

Data Interpretation

5 (1 set)

Easy to Moderate

Information & Communication Technology (ICT)

2 to 3

Moderate to Difficult

People & Environment

3 to 4

Moderate to Difficult

Higher Education System: Governance, Polity & Administration & Current Affairs

3 to 4

Moderate to Difficult

Total Questions

50 Questions of 2 Marks each

Easy to Difficult/ 30 to 35 Questions

Day-1 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-1 (9:30 am to 12:30 pm)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Adult Education/ Continuing Education/ Andragogy/ Non Formal Education

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Arab Culture and Islamic Studies

Arabic

Chinese

Comparative Study of Religions

Dogri

German

Gujarati

Indian Culture

Japanese

Konkani

Maithili

Manipuri

Persian

Prakrit

Rajasthani

Sindhi

Spanish

Tribal and Religion Language / Literature

Day-1 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-2 (3.00-6.00 PM)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Archaeology

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace Studies

Comparative Literature

Criminology

Defence and Strategic Studies

Folk Literature

Forensic Science

French (French Version)

Human Rights and Duties

Linguistics

Mass Communication and Journalism

Museology & Conservation

Nepali

Pali

Philosophy

Politics including International Relations/International Studies including Defence/Strategic Studies, West Asian Studies, South East Asian Studies, African Studies, South Asian Studies, Soviet Studies, American Studies

Tourism Administration and Management

Day-2 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-1 (9:30 am to 12:30 pm)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Law

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Psychology

Day-2 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-2 (3.00-6.00 PM)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Environmental Sciences

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Performing Art - Dance/Drama/Theatre

Physical Education

Day-3 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-1 (9:30 am to 12:30 pm)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Political Science (Group-1)

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Santali

Yoga

Day-3 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-2 (3.00-6.00 PM)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Political Science (Group-2)

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Public Administration

Women Studies

Day-4 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-1 (9:30 am to 12:30 pm)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Economics

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Day-4 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-2 (3.00-6.00 PM)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Library and Information Science

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Marathi

Punjabi

Sanskrit Traditional Subjects

Urdu

Day-5 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-1 (9:30 am to 12:30 pm)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Commerce (Group - 1)

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Music

Day-5 UGC NET Paper-2 Shift-2 (3.00-6.00 PM)

Online Exam with 100 Objective MCQs of 2 marks each

UGC NET Subjects

Difficulty Level/ Good Attempts

Commerce (Group - 2)

Moderate to Difficult/ 50 to 55 Questions

Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/ Sculpture Graphics/ Applied Art/ History of Art)

Note: The Paper-2 of the NTA UGC NET Exam carried multiple-choice questions specific to the subject chosen by the candidate for Assistant Professor and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or Assistant Professor only posts.

Highlights of NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam

- No break between Paper 1 & Paper 2: Both Paper-I and Paper-II were conducted in Online mode in a single session with no breaks between the two Papers.

-  There was no negative marking for wrong answers.

- All the questions were compulsory.

-  Both Paper-1 and Paper-2 had questions in English and Hindi languages except for language subjects. Candidates were supposed to answer the questions in the Language they opted for before the exam.

- Candidates were required to bring Admit Card along with a passport size photograph affixed on it; One passport size photograph to be affixed on the attendance sheet; and ID Proof.

Get UGC NET 2021 Admit Card Download Link

- Wearing of mask/face cover was mandatory for all candidates. Hand sanitizer (small size) in a transparent bottle was allowed.

- Candidates were required to follow COVID 19 norms of ‘social distancing’ as well as ‘personal hygiene’ inside the Examination Halls/Rooms as well as in the premises of the Venue.

- Candidates were not allowed to leave the examination hall/room before the test was concluded.

Important Points to Remember after NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam

Candidates who appeared in the UGC NET 2021 Exam must have a look at the below points for further selection:

Result

The result of the UGC NET 2021 Exam will be uploaded on the website - ugcnet.nta.nic.in as per schedule. The tentative result date of the UGC NET 2021 Exam has not been announced officially yet.

Check UGC NET June 2020 Result Analysis

JRF Score Validity

The validity period of the offer is three years w.e.f the date of issue of JRF Award Letter. However, in case the candidate has already joined M.Phil. /Ph.D., the date of commencement of fellowship shall be from the date of declaration of NET result or date of their joining, whichever is later.

NET E-Certificate

NTA helps the UGC in the online conduct of the NET Examination, declaration of result, and issuance of UGC NET E-certificate.

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The above analysis of the NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam held on 20th, 21st, 22nd, 24th & 25th Nov 2021 will help you to assess your rank among the thousands of candidates who appeared for the NTA UGC NET 2021 Exam.

FAQ

What is the Difficulty Level of the UGC NET 2021 Exam?

Moderate

What is the number of good attempts for the UGC NET 2021 Exam?

Paper-1: Above 30 Questions; Paper-2: Above 50 Questions

Will there be any negative marking in UGC NET 2021 Exam?

There will be no negative marking for wrong answers
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