CSIR NET Chemical Sciences Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021: Complete Details
This article is specially drafted for those aspiring students who are dreaming to make their career in the field of CSIR NET. This article contains detailed information about the CSIR NET 2021 Chemical Science syllabus with the prescribed exam pattern and a brief note about the CSIR NET exam highlights, eligibility, important points, etc.
CSIR UGC NET Exam is conducted for 5 subjects
- Life Sciences
- Physical Sciences
- Earth Sciences
- Chemical Sciences
- Mathematical Sciences
CSIR NET Chemical Science Exam 2021: Exam Highlights
|Exam Name||CSIR UGC NET|
|Conducting Body||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Exam Frequency||Twice a year (June and December)|
|Exam Mode||Online only|
|Exam Duration||3 hours (180 minutes)|
|Question Type||MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions)|
|Exam Purpose||Selection of candidates for the award of JRF and determining the eligibility for Lecturers|
|Medium||English and Hindi (Both)|
|Exam Helpdesk No.||011-25848155|
CSIR NET Chemical Science Exam 2021: Eligibility Criteria
CSIR NET Chemical Science Exam 2021: Exam Pattern
Candidates desiring to attempt for CSIR NET Exam 2021 to build their career in the Research or Lecturer profession should clearly be aware of the latest exam pattern as well as the syllabus of the CSIR NET Chemical Science exam. It is important to have extensive knowledge of the syllabus and exam pattern to get an idea of the sections asked in the exam. Exam pattern always helps with easy preparation to crack competitive exams. So, below we have provided the updated exam pattern for CSIR NET 2021 Exam.
CSIR NET question paper for Chemical Sciences consists of 120 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), which is a single paper test distributed into 3 parts: Part A, B & C.
- Part A: This part involves questions from general aptitude, general science skills, and quantitative reasoning & analysis, which is the same for all the subjects.
- Part B: This part involves questions from general subject-based questions from the topics provided in the CSIR NET chemical science syllabus.
- Part C: This part contains questions from the analytics based on the application of the theoretical concepts.
Please refer to the table below to know the total number of questions in each section.
|Paper Sections||Total Questions Provided||Marks for Each Section||Marks Per Question||Negative Marking for Each Section||Total time|
|Part A||20||30||2||0.5||3 hours|
CSIR NET Chemical Science Syllabus 2021
CSIR NET Chemical Sciences exam paper consists of both general aptitude and chemical science-based questions. As discussed above, a good understanding of the CSIR NET syllabus and exam pattern is essential in cracking any exam.
Part A: General Aptitude
|Graphical Analysis & Data Interpretation||Pie-Chart, Line and bar chart, graph, table, mode, median, mean, and measures of dispersion.|
|Reasoning||Puzzles, series formation, Clock & calendar, Directions & distance, coding and decoding, Ranking & arrangement, etc.|
|Numerical Ability||Geometry, proportion & variation, Time & Work, HCF & LCM average, Mensuration, Probability, Permutation & combinations, Sequence & Series, Compound interest, Simple interest, partnership, Mixture & Alligation, Trigonometry, Number & Simplification, Ratio, Time speed & distance, Profit & loss, Percentage, Quadratic equations, Logarithms, Surds & Indices, etc.|
Part B & C: Chemical Sciences Paper consists of 4 main sub-parts
- Organic Chemistry
- Inorganic Chemistry
- Physical Chemistry
- Interdisciplinary topics
CSIR NET Chemical Science Syllabus 2021: Organic Chemistry
|Common named reactions and rearrangements|
|Organic reactive intermediates|
|Concepts in organic synthesis|
|Synthesis and reactivity of common heterocyclic compounds|
|Chemistry of natural products|
|Principles of stereochemistry|
|Determination of organic compounds|
|IUPAC Nomenclature of|
|Organic reaction mechanisms|
|Organic transformations and reagents|
CSIR UGC NET Chemical Science Syllabus 2021: Inorganic Chemistry
|Concepts of acids and bases|
|Characterization of inorganic compounds and elements|
|Inner transition elements|
|Cages and metal clusters|
|Transition elements and compounds|
|Structure and bonding in hetero- and homonuclear molecules|
|Main group elements and their compounds|
CSIR NET Chemical Science Syllabus 2021: Physical Chemistry
|Colloids and surfaces|
|Principles of quantum mechanics|
|Approximate methods of quantum mechanics|
|Elementary concepts of MO and VB theories|
CSIR NET Chemical Science Syllabus 2021: Interdisciplinary topics
- CSIR NET Exam 2021: Check Exam Date, Eligibility, Syllabus & Application Process
- CSIR NET Life Science Syllabus and Exam Pattern
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