The CBSE had conducted the UGC NET examination on 05 November 2017, for determining eligibility for assistant professor or Junior Research Fellowship in 84 subjects. As per the regular protocol today CBSE had released subject wise Question Papers for Paper I, II and III of UGC NET Exam conducted on 05 November 2017.
Please check below to download subject wise and Paper I, II & III Question Papers.
November 2017 UGC NET Question Papers : Paper – I
UGC NET Exam Pattern
The Test consists of three papers which were held in three separate sessions. All the three papers consist of only objective type questions.
Paper I consists of 50 objective type compulsory questions and each question carries 2 marks.
Paper II consists of 50 objective type compulsory questions based on the subject selected by the applicant. Each question carries 2 marks.
Paper III consists of 75 objective type compulsory questions from the subject selected by the applicant. Each question carries 2 marks. There are no negative marks for incorrect answer.
How to Calculate Score?
Candidates can calculate score as per the specified marking scheme prescribed by CBSE. For every correct answer, candidates have to add 2 marks and calculate the score by adding the marks for every correct answer.
The formula to calculate the score – Marks scored = Number of correct answers x 2.
CBSE NET 2017 Minimum Qualifying Marks
Step I: The candidates are required to obtain minimum marks in aggregate of all three papers i.e. Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper –III for considering a candidate for the award of JRF and eligibility for Assistant Professor as given below:
|Category||Minimum Marks (%) to be obtained|
|General||40% aggregate marks in all the three papers taken together|
|OBC (Non-creamy layer)/PwD/SC/ST||35% aggregate marks in all the three papers taken together|
Step II: Amongst those candidates who have appeared in all three papers and 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.
Step III: The number of slots for eligibility for Assistant Professor only will be equal to the 6% of the candidates appeared in all three papers of NET. The subject-wise and category-wise distribution of slots will be calculated by using the similar formula as used for calculation slots of JRF as mentioned on the next page.
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 by using the formula mentioned on next page.
Similar formula will be used for OBC/SC/ST category and all the subjects.
It may be noted that the above qualifying criteria decided by UGC/CBSE is final and binding.