Do's and Don'ts for the Upcoming CSIR NET 2021 Exam - Check Here Important Tips for Exam

By Renuka Miglani|Updated : September 1st, 2021

Do's and Don'ts for the Upcoming CSIR NET 2021 Exam: We all are aware that the CSIR-NET exams are near, and you must be busy preparing for the key exam of your life but there are few general questions that can come into your mind while preparing for this exam. The questions can be from anywhere like What to do before the CSIR-NET exam? or during the exam? What are the best short tips and tricks that can be followed during CSIR-NET preparations? Then, I would say you have come to a perfect place!

At this point of time time, CSIR-NET aspirants should have a top-notch preparation strategy with some tips and tricks to follow and secure a good rank. Here we are providing you with some important Dos and Don'ts for your CSIR-NET 2021 exam. 

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Do's and Don'ts for CSIR-NET Exam 2021

The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts CSIR-NET (National Eligibility Test) twice every year in the month of May and December. The exam is conducted in online mode, in which lakhs of candidates appear for obtaining eligibility certificates for JRF / Assistant Professor posts. The CSIR-NET Exam is conducted for 5 subjects namely, Life Science, Chemical Science, Earth Science, Mathematical Science, Physical Science. CSIR-NET is one of the most prestigious examinations in the field for starting your career with JRF as a Researcher or to become Assistant Professor at Universities and Colleges. Thus, it becomes very important for the candidates to know what to do and what not to do in the CSIR-NET exam. There may be many candidates who will appear for CSIR-NET for the first time. To avoid any confusion and chaos, candidates should be aware of all the stages of the CSIR-NET.

Do's Before CSIR-NET 2021 Exam

Before appearing for the examination, the candidates should keep the following things in mind and follow them:

  • Candidates should thoroughly read the CSIR-NET Notification Brochure available on the official website - Click Here

  • Get well acquainted with the CSIR-NET exam pattern.

  • Check all the important subjects to be studied from CSIR-NET Syllabus.

  • Try to solve as many previous question papers of CSIR-NET paper.

  • To evaluate your performance level, you can take help from Gradeup Mock Tests.

  • Stay updated with all the latest events that may help you in Paper I of the CSIR-NET Exam for the General Aptitude Section.

  • Download Your CSIR-NET Admit card on time.

  • Take the CSIR-NET Admit Card to the examination centre with a prescribed photo ID proof like an Aadhar card, Pan card etc.

  • Try to reach 90 minutes before at the examination centre.

Do's During CSIR-NET 2021 Exam

While appearing for the CSIR-NET exam, candidates should keep the following points in mind:

  • Read all the instructions at least twice given in the question paper.

  • Try to attempt easy questions first and then jump to difficult questions at the end.
  • Concentrate and pay attention only to your computer screen.

  • Keep track of time as limited time is given to complete the CSIR-NET exam.

  • Leave the examination centre only after checking your answers twice.

Don'ts Before CSIR-NET Exam

There are some things that a candidate should avoid during exam preparation. Here are some suggestions on what not to do in the CSIR-NET exam to help candidates avoid any kind of confusion and stress.

  • Ignore what others are studying and how much syllabus they have covered, only focus on your study.

  • One should not skip their meals because of their busy study plan or schedule.

  • Do not proceed to the second topic/chapter without completing the first.

  • Do not wait until the last minute to download the CSIR-NET Admit Card.

  • Be sure to bring the admit card and valid ID proof to the examination centres.

  • Items like calculators, digital watches, paper, copies, books, etc. should not be taken to the examination centres.

Don'ts During CSIR-NET 2021 Exam

Candidates should not feel stressed or panic during the exam as it can lead to problems of forgetting important things.

  • Do not panic if you get a set of difficult questions.

  • Do not solve the question that you think you do not know.

  • Do not waste your time on difficult and time-consuming questions as no high score is achieved by solving difficult questions.

  • It is forbidden to use any improper means, so this rule should be strictly followed.

  • Do not leave the examination centre before the paper is completed.

Also Read: CSIR-NET 2021 Exam - Notification, Application Form, Eligibility, and More!

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This article was curated by Renuka Miglani who is an Associate Manager at BYJU'S Exam Prep (CSIR-NET). A PostGrad with an educational background in Nutrition Science, she is an ardent reader & writer. Loves to impart knowledge to students. Being from a Nutrition Science background, she is well aware of the opportunities available and has hared the same in the above article. Stay tuned for more interesting articles from her which will be beneficial for your career.
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  • Yоu will be required tо саrry а CSIR-NET Аdmit Саrd with а рresсribed рhоtо ID рrооf.

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