CSIR NET Analysis 2022: Detailed Subject-Wise Paper wise Review

CSIR NET Analysis 2022: Detailed Subject-Wise Paper wise Review

ByRenuka Miglani  |  Updated on: Sep 17, 2022
CSIR NET Exam Analysis and Paper Review 2022: Check experts' exam analysis for all the subjects and all parts. CSIR NET analysis includes insightful details about difficulty level, good attempts, expected cutoff, subject-wise questions, and more.
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CSIR NET Analysis 2022 for chemistry, life science, physical science, and mathematics is shared below. Byjus Exam Prep experts provided the detailed CSIR NET paper review that you help you assist in how your exam was. Candidates who have exams in the upcoming shift can check the analysis to prepare for new topics asked in the exam. Check the difficulty level of all papers, subject-level parts analysis, and more. Aspirants must go through a detailed subject-wise analysis to get a better picture of the difficulty level of the parts, questions asked in the exam, and more.

Aspirants can compare the previous year's CSIR NET Exam Analysis for 2022, 2021, 2020, and 2019 to this cycle analysis to know the changes and how the exam is evolving. It highlights topics with maximum weightage, section-wise difficulty, and other details that might be useful for exam preparation.

CSIR NET Analysis 2022

CSIR NET Exam Analysis 2022 is shared for chemistry, life science, physical science, and mathematics. It helps candidates know the difficulty level of questions, important topics with high weightage, and other aspects of the paper. The exam analysis is based on feedback from the aspirants and BYJU’s Exam Prep experts.

CSIR NET exam is scheduled from September 16 to 18, 2022, to determine the eligibility of candidates for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and Lectureship (LS)/Assistant Professor posts in various government universities and colleges in India. Candidates can bookmark the page for the latest update on subject-wise CSIR NET analysis.

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CSIR NET Exam Analysis 2022 - Paper Wise

The subject-wise exam analysis for the CSIR NET paper is updated here after completing each day's exam. In the links, candidates can check chemistry, life science, physical science, mathematics analysis, and the previous year's analysis.

DateDifficulty LevelCSIR NET Exam Analysis
September 16, 2022ModerateCSIR NET Physics Exam Analysis 2022
September 16, 2022ModerateCSIR NET Mathematics Exam Analysis 2022
September 17, 2022ModerateCSIR NET Life Science Exam Analysis 2022, Shift 1
September 17, 2022ModerateCSIR NET Life Science Exam Analysis 2022, Shift 2
September 18, 2022DifficultCSIR NET Chemistry Exam Analysis 2022

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CSIR NET Chemistry Analysis: September 18, 2022

Candidates can check the CSIR NET Chemistry analysis below. The exam was conducted on the first shift, i.e., 09:00 am to 12 noon. After the exam, the detailed CSIR NET chemistry paper review is shared below. 

CSIR NET Chemistry Analysis: Difficulty Level [September 18, 2022]

Section-wise difficulty levels of chemistry will be shared here after the exam.

TopicDifficulty level
Part AModerate-Difficult
Part BModerate-Difficult
Part CDifficult
OverallDifficult

CSIR NET Chemical Science Analysis: Topic Wise Weightage

Candidates can check the topics with the maximum weightage and the number of questions asked from different topics in the tables below. Check the Part A, Part B & C topic-wise weightage in the CSIR NET Chemistry exam analysis. 

CSIR NET Chemical Science Part A Topic Wise Weightage

Part A of the Chemical Science Paper consists of the questions based on the candidate's General Aptitude. The candidates can check the table below to analyze the number of questions asked through the CSIR NET Chemical Science Exam analysis.

Topics

No. of Questions

Geometry2-3
Alphabet Series1-2
Speed, Distance, and Time2-3
Probability1-2
Permutation and Combination1-2

CSIR NET Chemistry Topic Wise Weightage for Part B & C

Part B & C of the Chemical Science exam analysis includes units/topics-wise analysis of questions. The questions are asked from Pericyclic (general) -Organic Chemistry, Periodicity, Pericyclic, IUPAC, DMC,[3,3] and [2,3]- Sigmatropic, Rearrangements -Organic Chemistry and NMR -Organic Chemistry, etc.

Topics

No. of Questions

Pericyclic (general) -Organic Chemistry1-2
Periodicity2-3
Pericyclic3-4
IUPAC1-2
DMC5-6
[3,3] and [2,3]- Sigmatropic Rearrangements -Organic Chemistry1-2
NMR -Organic Chemistry3-4
Organic Spectroscopy2-3
Spectro - Vibrational3-4
Organometallics - Stretching Frequency2-3
Isolobal Analogy1-2
Coordination1-2
Surface Chemistry - Graphs of Isotherms3-4
Polymer2-3
Quantum -Π Conjugated System2-3
Chemical Bonding3-4
Lindemann Mechanism (Physical Chemistry)1-3
Group Theory5-6
Enzyme Catalysis1-2

Questions Asked CSIR NET Chemical Science Exam 2022

The table below contains a glimpse of the questions from all the sections asked in the CSIR NET Chemical Sciences Exam, Shift 1, today. Check the CSIR NET chemistry memory based question below.

Questions
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The ionization constant KB of ammonia is 1.8 × 10–5. Then find out the value of the ionization constant of its conjugate base.
Europium oxidation state in aqueous solution.
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The magnetic moment of f5 configuration.

CSIR NET Life Science Analysis September 17, 2022

CSIR NET Life Science exam was conducted on September 17, 2022, in two shifts. Candidates can check the CSIR NET Life Science analysis below. The detailed CSIR NET life science exam analysis contains the difficulty level, good attempts, and questions asked in the exam.

CSIR NET Life Science Analysis: Overall Difficulty Level

The table provided below contains an overall review of the difficulty level of the CSIR NET Life Science Exam 2022, Shift 1, for all the sections-

TopicAnalysis
Overall Difficulty LevelModerate
Difficulty Level of Section AEasy
Difficulty Level of Section BDifficult
Difficulty Level of Section CEasy

CSIR NET Life Science Exam Analysis: Topic Wise Weightage

To properly analyze the question paper, the candidates must understand and analyze the number of questions asked in the CSIR NET Life Science Exam Analysis of Shift 1. We have provided different tables for the candidates to analyze the number of questions asked in each section.

CSIR NET Life Science Exam Topic Wise Weightage for Part A

Part A of the Life Science Paper contains the questions based on the candidate's General Aptitude. Check the table below to analyze the number of questions asked in today's CSIR NET Life Science Exam, Shift 1. The questions were asked on the topics like Speed, Distance & Time, Profit & Loss, Geometry, Logical Venn, and Mixture & Alligation.

Topics

No. of Questions

Speed, Distance & Time3-4
Profit & Loss1-2 
Geometry1-2 
Logical Venn1-2
Mixture & Alligation2-3

CSIR NET Life Science Exam Topic Wise Weightage for Part B & C

The candidates can check the table below to understand topic-wise weightage by analyzing the number of questions asked in the CSIR NET Life Science Exam, Shift 1, Section B & C. 

TopicsNo. of Questions
Biodiversity Conservation (Unit 11)3-4
Cell Cycle3-4
Genetics6-7
Ecology9-10
Cell Biology5-6
Exam Kinetics4-5
Animal Physiology - Imprinting3-4
Niche Breath1-2
ABC Model2-3
Transcription Initiation (Fundamental Processes)5-6
Optimal for Gazing Law1-2
Batman Principal1-2
Histones Protein2-3
Material Genes1-2
The graph on net reproduction1-2
Regeneration1-2
TEDx oct 2 signaling (Developmental Biology)1-2
Capacitation1-2
Pedigree Analysis2-3

Questions Asked in today's CSIR NET Life Science Exam 2022

The table below contains a few questions in today's CSIR NET Life Science Shift 1 exam. The candidates can check the list of more questions by clicking on the link below.

TopicsQuestions
Evolution Which of the following shows the correct geological time scale?
Eon > Era > Epoch > Period
Eon > Epoch > Period
Era > Epoch > Period
Era > Era > Period
EcologyA solitary animal found in the easternmost of Russia. Sometimes found to stay with a mating partner and rear young ones. Which animal is it?
Snow leopard
Ferret
Alpine leopard
EcologyWhich of the following forest covers the most in India?
Tropical rain forest
Temperate evergreen
Temperate deciduous
Temperate dry
Fundamental ProcessesWhich of the following statement is correct?
A. Aminoacyl tRNA synthetase binds to its cognate tRNA exclusively by anticodon pairing
B. Aminoacyl tRNA synthetase binds to its cognate tRNA by pairing with anticodon in some tRNA only.
C. Aminoacyl tRNA synthetase binds cannot bind to its cognate tRNA if the TpsiC loop is not Modified
4. Aminoacyl tRNA synthetase binds cannot bind to its cognate tRNA if the conserved DHU loop is not Modified.
Animal PhysiologyWhich neurotransmitter is not synthesized by tyrosine
Epinephrine
Nor epinephrine
Dopamine
Serotonin
Animal Physiology

Which of the following does not occur during heat acclimation?

  1. A decreased threshold of sweating
  2. The increased salt content in sweat
  3. Well-distributed blood circulation in the skin

Difficulty Level of CSIR NET Life Science Shift 2 Exam 

The table below contains an overall analysis of the difficulty level and topics with maximum weightage in the CSIR NET Life Science, Shift 2 Exam.

Topic

Analysis 

Overall Difficulty Level

Moderate to Difficult

Difficulty Level of Section A

Easy

Difficulty Level of Section B

Moderate to Difficult

Difficulty Level of Section C

Moderate to Difficult

CSIR NET Life Science Analysis, Shift 2: Topic Wise Weightage

Candidates can check the topics with the maximum weightage in Part A and Part B & C of CSIR NET Life Science.

CSIR NET Life Science Part A Topic Wise Weightage

Part A of the Life Science Paper consists of the questions based on the candidate's General Aptitude. Part A of the CSIR NET Life Science exam consists of Coding-Decoding, Blood Relation, Statement, and Conclusion Based, Figure Counting, Time, Speed & Distance, Rectangle based question, Factorial and Geometry, and Mensuration.

Topics

No. of Questions

Coding Decoding1-2
Blood Relation1-2

Data Sufficiency

1-2

Geometry

1-2
Figure Counting2-3
Time, Speed & Distance2-3
Rectangle based question1-2
Factorial1-2

Sitting Arrangement

2-3

Percentage

1-2

HCF-LCM

1-2
Geometry and Mensuration

4-5

CSIR NET Life Science Part B & C Topic Wise Weightage

Table consists of the topic-wise weightage for the CSIR NET Life Science Part B & C exam, Shift 2. Part B & C of the Life Science exam includes units/topics such as Ecology, Developmental Biology, C. Elegans (Vulva Regeneration), Enzyme Cleavage, Gama Diversity, Maximum Parsimony, Cladogram, Sandwich ELISA, Ramachandran Plot, DNA Replication and Post Translation Modification.

Topics

No. of Questions

Ecology3-4
Methods in Biology (Unit 13)4-5
Cell Biology2-3
C. Elegans (Vulva Regeneration)1-2
Enzyme Cleavage2-3
Gama Diversity1-2
Maximum Parsimony2-3
Cladogram1-2
Sandwich ELISA2-3
Ramachandran Plot2-3
DNA Replication4-5
Post Translation Modification 

4-5

Questions Asked in today's CSIR NET Life Science Exam 2022, Shift 2

The table below contains a glimpse of the questions asked in the CSIR NET Life Sciences Exam, Shift 2, today from all the sections-

Questions Asked
Snakes prefer older rodents with larger body sizes to prey upon. What would be possible characteristics of rodents?
  • Early reproduction, fast growth rate
  • Early rep, delay growth rate
  • Late rep, fast growth
  • Late rep, delayed growth

which of the following is not synthesized by Tyrosine

  • dopamine
  • serotonin
  • epinephrine
  • nor epinephrine

Dyclofan toxicity is endangering which animal group?

  • Vulture
  • Honey bee
  • shark
  • olive Ridley turtle

which is formed first beta-sheet or alpha1.Which country is the highest global CO2 emitter?
Options

  • US
  • China
  • India
  • Russia
The final product of purine synthesis?

CSIR NET Mathematics Analysis- September 16, 2022

Experts have provided the CSIR NET mathematics analysis after the exam. The exam was conducted on September 16, 2022, from 03:00 p.m to 06:00 p.m. The detailed CSIR NET mathematical science analysis contains the difficulty level, good attempts, and questions. 

CSIR NET Mathematics Video Analysis [September 16, 2022]

Check the video analysis of the CSIR NET Mathematics exam conducted on September 16, 2022, in the second shift.

Difficulty Level of CSIR NET Mathematics Analysis [September 16, 2022]

Check the table given below to know the difficulty level for each section of the CSIR NET Mathematics Exam 2022:

TopicAnalysis
Overall Difficulty LevelModerate to Difficult
Difficulty Level of Section AEasy to Moderate
Difficulty Level of Section BModerate to Difficult
Difficulty Level of Section CModerate to Difficult

CSIR NET Mathematics Part A Topic Wise Weightage

Topics

No. of Questions

Geometry3-4
Logical Reasoning2-3
Graph & Function3-4

CSIR NET Mathematics Topic Wise Weightage for Part B & C

TopicNo. of Questions
Group Theory4-5
Ring Theory1-2
LPP1-2
PDE2-3
COV2-3
Quadratic Form1-2
Continuity Differential Directional Derivative1-2
Countability Uncountability1-2
DET, Rank1-2
Open Map Theorem1-2
MC1-2
LPP2-3
Uniques Sol 1-2

Questions Asked in CSIR NET Mathematics Paper

Questions asked in the CSIR NET Mathematics Exam are shared here for Part A and Part B & C. Candidates can check the CSIR NET mathematics memory-based questions below-

PART-A

Questions Asked
Which of the following indicates the best diagram between Vegetables, Food, Roots, and Ice Cream?
In a right-angled triangle, ABC, the median BL, and CM are one of the same lengths. The ratio of BC to ML is

Statement 1: Statement 3 is true

Statement 2: Statement 1 is true

Statement 3: Statement 1 is true, and statement 2 is false.

Statement 4: Statements 1, 2, and 3 are false.

Q. Which of the following statement is mutually consistent?

PART B & C

Let x, x1, …. Xn be independent random variable having follows N(θ, θ), 0 < θ < ∞. Then which of the following is the maximum likelihood estimator of θ?

Let X be a random variable with P[X ∈ {0, 1, 2}] = 1

If C is any constant such that

P[X = i]= CP[X = i - 1] ; i = 1, 2

find E(X)

The hazard function of a lifetime of X is

r(x) =

which of the following are correct?

What is the largest positive real number δ such that whenever |x – y| < δ, we have |cos x – cos y| <

Let f : R2 → R st

f(x, y) = x1/3. y1/3; x, y ∈ R of the following are true?

CSIR NET Physics Analysis 2022 - September 16, 2022

Candidates can check the shared CSIR NET physical sciences analysis based on the candidate's review. CSIR NET physics exam was conducted on September 16, 2022, from 09:00 a.m to 12 noon. Check below the detailed CSIR NET physics analysis.

CSIR NET Physics Video Analysis

CSIR NET Physical Science Analysis: Difficulty Level [September 16, 2022]

Candidates can check the section-wise difficulty levels for Physical Science after the exam. The difficulty level is shared after analyzing the exam and reviews shared by the candidates.

TopicDifficulty level
Part AEasy
Part BModerate to Difficult
Part CEasy to Moderate
OverallModerate

CSIR NET Physcis Paper Review: Section-Wise

CSIR NET Exam Analysis 2022 – Part A

Section

Topics

Difficulty Level

Reasoning

Analytical Reasoning

Syllogisms

Analogies

Directions

Coding-Decoding

Series

Blood Relationships

Non-verbal Reasoning

Easy to Moderate

Quantitative Aptitude

Simplifications

Number System

Arithmetic

Algebra

Percentage

Time & Work

SI & CI

Time & Speed

Profit & Loss

Easy to Moderate

Data Interpretation & Graphical Analysis

Mean, Median, Mode, Bar Graph/ Line Graph/ Pie-Chart/ Tabulation

Moderate

CSIR NET Physics Part A Topic Wise Weightage

Check the questions distribution in the different topics of Part A in the table below.

CSIR NET Physics Part A Topic Weightage

Topics

Number of Questions

Reasoning

3-4

Mensuration

1-2

Probability

2-3

Time & Distance

1-2

Profit/Loss

2-3

Number Simplification

1-2

Sequence & Series

1-2

Series Formation

1-2

Graphical Analysis

3-4

Mean, Median & Mode

2-3

CSIR NET Physics Part B & C Topic Wise Weightage

Check the topic-wise weightage of CSIR NET Physical Science Part B & C in the table below.

Topics

Number of Questions

Quantum3-4
Coupling4-5
Classical Physics5-6

Questions Asked in CSIR NET Physics Exam 2022

Here are a few questions that were asked in the CSIR NET Physical Sciences Exam 2022-

Questions

Which shape will represent bravice lattice triangle square and hexagonal

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Cosax/(x^2+1) integration from -infinity to +infinity from MP

E(0) And E(0)/3 transmitted electric field normally incident light then find a refractive incident.

2 small metallic spheres are inside a conducting medium with conductivity Sigma and permittivity E(epsilon), connected with the battery of potential V. After time T, the potential difference between them

CSIR NET Exam Analysis: Cut Off

Candidates must be curious about hte expected cut off for their subject. To help candidates we have provided the expected cut off of each subject after the exam. CSIR NET cut off is devised based on the reviews shared by candidates and the previous years trends.

CSIR NET Physics Expected Cut Off

Check the expected CSIR NET Physics Cut off marks provided by the experts for JRF and Assistant Professor in the tables below.

Expected Cutoff Marks for JRF

CategoryExpected Cut off Marks (%)
General38.813
SC25.000
ST22.000
OBC33.000
EWS33.000

Expected Cutoff Marks for Assistant Professor

CategoryExpected Cut off Marks (%)
General34.932
SC25.000
ST22.000
OBC33.000
EWS33.000

CSIR NET Exam Analysis: Highlights

CSIR NET exam analysis is shared here for the September 16, Shift 1 exam. The analysis will be shared after each day's exam for the remaining shifts. Candidates can check their subject exam analysis for all the parts from the subject-wise analysis. The exam date sheet is provided below. CSIR NET is conducted for five subjects. Check the subject-wise schedule below. The exam highlights will be provided after the exam.

CSIR NET Exam Schedule 2022

Exam DatesSubject NameShift
September 16, 2022Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean, And Planetary Sciences09:00 am to 12:00 noon
Physical Sciences
Mathematics Sciences03:00 pm to 06:00 pm
September 17, 2022Life Sciences09:00 am to 12:00 noon
03:00 pm to 06:00 pm
September 18, 2022Chemical Sciences09:00 am to 12:00 noon

Previous Year CSIR NET Exam Analysis

Candidates preparing for the CSIR NET exam must know the previous year's analysis to understand the level of questions asked, topics distribution, and more.

CSIR NET Life Science Exam Analysis 17 February 2022

The candidates can check the CSIR NET Life Science Exam Analysis below. Check the topic wise and overall difficulty level. 

TopicAnalysis for Group 1
Overall Difficulty LevelModerate to Difficult
Difficulty Level of Section AEasy
Difficulty Level of Section BDifficult
Difficulty Level of Section CModerate 
Topics with Maximum WeightageTo be Updated
Expected No. of Good Attempts45-46

CSIR NET Mathematics Exam Analysis- 16 February 2022

The candidates can check all essential highlights of the CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis for Mathematical Science below

TopicAnalysis 
Overall Difficulty LevelModerate
Difficulty Level of Section AEasy to Moderate
Difficulty Level of Section BModerate to difficult
Difficulty Level of Section CModerate to difficult
Topics with Maximum WeightageTo be Updated
Expected No. of Good Attempts100-110

CSIR NET Physical Sciences Exam Analysis 2022 - 15 February 2022

Per the CSIR NET exam analysis 2022 for physical science, the difficulty level of the exam was difficult. 

AspectsCSIR NET Paper Analysis
Overall Difficulty LevelDifficult (compared to the previous year, 2020)
Difficulty Level of Section AEasy to Moderate
Difficulty Level of Section BModerate to Difficult
Difficulty Level of Section CModerate to Difficult
Topics with Maximum Weightageto be updated
Expected No. of Good Attempts50-55

CSIR NET Earth Science Exam Analysis 2022 - 29 January 2022

NTA conducted the CSIR NET 2022 exam for Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences on 29 January 2022. Check the question paper pattern and detailed analysis of all the parts and questions asked in the exam. 

CSIR NET Exam Analysis Part A 2022

S.No.TopicDifficulty level
1ReasoningEasy to Moderate
2Quantitative Aptitude/ Numerical AbilityModerate
3Data Interpretation and Graphical AnalysisEasy 

CSIR NET Paper Wise Exam Analysis 2020-2021: CSIR NET 2020-2021 Exam started on 19 November 2021 and concluded on 26 November 2021. Per the feedback of the aspirants and subject-matter experts, the exam was moderate in difficulty. We have provided you with the details of CSIR NET Exam Analysis 2020-2021 for papers A, B and C.

S.No.TopicTotal Questions asked in the examDifficulty level
1Reasoning10-11Easy to Moderate
2Quantitative Aptitude/ Numerical Ability5-6Moderate
3Data Interpretation and Graphical Analysis4-5Easy

CSIR NET Exam Analysis 2019: Below is the subject-wise analysis of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research National Eligibility Test. Check out the CSIR NET Paper 2 exam 2019 analysis below:

CSIR NET Paper 2 Subjects

Difficulty Level

Physical Sciences

Easy to Moderate

Life Sciences

Easy to Moderate

Chemical Sciences

Moderate to Difficult

Mathematical Sciences

Moderate to Difficult

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences

Moderate to Difficult

CSIR NET Analysis FAQs

  • CSIR NET Analysis is conducted by exam experts and consists of all details about the question paper and the difficulty level of the exam. You can check topic-wise difficulty level, sectional weightage, memory-based questions, and more.

  • CSIR NET paper analysis is conducted here after life science, mathematics, physics, and chemical science.  You can check the detailed paper review on youtube and read the details in the article.

  • Byjus Exam Prep provides exam analysis of CSIR NET for all the subjects. After the exam, candidates can check the subject-wise analysis for Earth Science, Chemistry, Life Science, Physics, and Mathematics.

  • Yes, the experts provide an analysis of all the parts for each subject after the exam is over. Candidates can check the reasonable attempts of each section here.

  • The difficulty level of all subjects CSIR NET exams is moderate. Candidates with good preparation can score outrank their competitors in the exam. Check the detailed difficulty level in the article.

  • The CSIR NET paper difficulty level depends on the candidate's chosen subject and the aspirant's preparation level. If you have prepared well for the exam, you may find the exam easy, whereas the same paper will be difficulty if your preparation is not up to the mark.

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