UGC NET Exam Analysis: Questions Asked, Difficulty Level, Good Attempts

UGC NET Exam Analysis: Questions Asked, Difficulty Level, Good Attempts

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: Feb 11, 2022Once the exam has begun, go here to check UGC NET Analysis 2022. Check UGC NET exam review, topic wise questions asked, difficulty level and good attempts of all shifts here.
Once the exam has begun, go here to check UGC NET Analysis 2022. Check UGC NET exam review, topic wise questions asked, difficulty level and good attempts of all shifts here.
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UGC NET Exam Analysis 2022: The UGC NET 2022 exam is yet to take place. Candidates can use the UGC NET exam analysis from the previous year as a guide. Within a few hours of the exams being completed, the NET exam analysis for various subjects will be available to applicants. The UGC NET exam analysis should be read to obtain an idea of what to expect from the exam, including the general difficulty level, important topics, topic-wise distribution of questions, commonly asked questions, preparation/weightage of topics, and the number of good attempts.

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2022

The UGC NET 2022 exam has not yet been scheduled. The UGC NET exam analysis 2022 for various subjects will be provided to applicants within a few hours of the exams being concluded. Candidates can, however, use the previous year's UGC NET exam analysis as a guide. Last year, the NTA conducted the UGC NET exam from 20 November 2021 to 05 December 2021. BYJU’s Exam Prep exam experts provide detailed UGC NET paper analysis 2021 which includes details about the exam difficulty level, exam day highlights, questions asked, good attempts, and more. 

Candidates can also download the UGC NET Question Paper and check the memory-based paper along with the UGC NET paper analysis. 

DateUGC NET Exam 2021 Analysis (Previous Year)Highlight
20 November 2021

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021 (Shift 1) 20th November

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021 (Shift 2) 20th November

The exam was a bit moderate level side. The level of sections is different. A few sections are easy whereas Maths reasoning is on the moderate side. Both shifts are of the same level.
22 November 2021 

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021 (Political Science, All Shifts) 22nd November

The overall UGC NET paper was easy to moderate. We have provided all shifts analysis to help understand the level of exam and questions asked.
26 November 2021

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021 (Shift 1) 26th November

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021 (Shift 2) 26th November

The Paper 1 difficulty level was easy to moderate whereas the subject-specific paper (Paper 2) is on the moderate side. Candidates need a good knowledge of their subject to score good marks.
29 November 2021

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021 Paper 1 (Shift 1) 29th November

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021 Paper 1 (Shift 2 ) 29th November

The subject-specific article level is moderate. Candidates with a deep knowledge of their subject can attempt the paper with good accuracy. The level of Paper 1 was on the easier side.

29 November 2021

UGC NET History Exam Analysis (Shift 1) 29th November
UGC NET Exam Analysis History (Shift 2) 29th November 

Here we have provided the History exam analysis for 29th November 2021.

30 November 2021

UGC NET Exam Analysis Paper 1 (30th November)
UGC NET Exam Analysis (Management) 30th November

The overall analysis of the UGC NET Management Exam is provided for both papers. Candidates with sound knowledge of Management can attempt the exam very easily.

01 December 2021

UGC NET Exam Analysis English Literature (01 December 2021)

The Paper was very much from the syllabus. A candidate who has thoroughly revised the syllabus is happy with the paper and question level. Check the detailed analysis. 

03rd December 2021

UGC NET Education Exam Analysis (03rd December 2021)

The Education paper was moderate side for both shifts. Candidates must have in-depth knowledge of their field to get a good score in the exam. Key aspect of the exam was time management.

UGC NET Exam Highlights 2022

  • The NTA will administer the UGC NET exam 2022 in online mode.
  • The exam will be a computer-based test and the exam shall be conducted in two shifts. 
  • The UGC NET exam timings 2022 for both the shifts are 
    • UGC NET exam 2022 -Shift 1: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • UGC NET exam 2022 -Shift 2: 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM 

UGC NET Paper Pattern 2022

Go through the UGC NET Question Paper Pattern 2022 in detail for a better understanding of UGC NET exam analysis 2022. 

Paper

Number of Questions

Marks

(2 marks each)

Duration

I

50

50* 2 = 100

3 hours

II

100

100 * 2 = 200

UGC NET Exam Analysis for Paper 1 2021

Before sitting for the UGC NET 2022 exam, candidates should carefully examine the UGC NET exam analysis. It will provide you with a preview of what to expect on the UGC NET 2022 exam. The following is the UGC NET exam analysis for both shifts 1 and 2 in 2021.

UGC NET Exam Analysis Paper 1 for Shift 1 2021

Check the section-wise difficulty level of UGC NET Paper 1 Shift 1 below. You can also check the number of questions asked as per the UGC NET paper analysis.

TopicDifficulty level
Teaching AptitudeModerate
Research AptitudeModerate
ComprehensionEasy
Logical ReasoningModerate to Difficult
Data InterpretationDifficult
Maths/ReasoningModerate to Difficult
CommunicationModerate
EnvironmentModerate to Difficult
Higher EducationModerate to Difficult
Information TechnologyModerate

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021: Good Attempts (overall 30 to 35)

UGC NET exam analysis is a great tool to understand your performance if you have already taken the exam. If you haven't taken the UGC NET exam yet, this is a great way to know what to expect from the upcoming UGC NET 2022 exam. You can check out the overall good attempts below.

S.No. TopicGood attempts
1Teaching Aptitude 8 - 9
2Research Aptitude 5 - 6
3Comprehension 3 - 4
4Logical Reasoning 5 - 6
5Data Interpretation 3 - 4
6Maths/Reasoning 3 - 4
7Communication 3 - 4
8Environment 2 - 3
9Higher Education 2 - 3
10Information Technology 1 - 2

Questions Asked in Today's UGC NET Exam 2021

You will get a detailed unit-wise break-up of the questions asked in the UGC NET exam. 

S No.TopicQuestions Asked
1Teaching Aptitude 11 - 12
2Research Aptitude 7 - 8
3Comprehension 4 -5 
4Logical Reasoning 7 - 8
5Data Interpretation 4 - 5
6Maths/Reasoning 4 - 5
7Communication 4 - 5
8Environment 3 - 4 
9Higher Education 3 - 4
10Information Technology 2 - 3

UGC NET Paper 1 Shift 2 Analysis 2021

Below mentioned are the details about the difficulty level of the UGC NET Shift 2 paper. You can find the section-wise difficulty level of the UGC NET exam below.

TopicDifficulty level
Teaching AptitudeEasy to Moderate
Research AptitudeModerate
ComprehensionEasy 
Logical ReasoningDifficult
Data InterpretationDifficult
Maths/ReasoningModerate
CommunicationEasy to Moderate
EnvironmentEasy to Moderate
Higher EducationModerate to Difficult
Information TechnologyModerate to Difficult

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021: Good Attempts (overall 33 to 37)

UGC NET exam analysis is a great tool to understand your performance if you have already taken the exam. If you haven't taken the UGC NET exam yet, this is a great way to know what to expect from the exam. You can check out the overall good attempts below.

S.No. TopicGood attempts
1Teaching Aptitude 8 - 9
2Research Aptitude 5 - 6
3Comprehension 3 - 4
4Logical Reasoning 5 - 6
5Data Interpretation 4 - 5
6Maths/Reasoning 3 - 4
7Communication 3 - 4
8Environment 2 - 3
9Higher Education 1 - 2
10Information Technology 2 - 3

Questions Asked in UGC NET Exam 2021

You will get a detailed unit-wise break-up of the questions asked in today's UGC NET exam. 

S No.TopicQuestions Asked
1Teaching Aptitude 10 - 11
2Research Aptitude 6 - 7
3Comprehension 4 -5 
4Logical Reasoning 7 - 8
5Data Interpretation 5 - 6
6Maths/Reasoning 4 - 5
7Communication 5 - 6
8Environment 3 - 4 
9Higher Education 2 - 3
10Information Technology 3 - 4

UGC NET 2020 Exam Analysis

The UGC NET 2022 examination has not yet been scheduled. Candidates can utilize the previous year's UGC NET exam analysis as a guide. The UGC NET exam analysis 2022 for various subjects will be provided to applicants within a few hours of the exams being concluded. Check the detailed UGC NET exam analysis 2020 below.

DateUGC NET Exam 2020 AnalysisHighlight
24 September 2020

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 1) 24th September

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 2) 24th September

The exam was of moderate level and consisted of less tricky questions as compared to Shift 1. Maxim of teaching under Teaching Aptitude remained a common topic in both the shifts. The Compression section was easier than the morning shift.
25 September 2020 

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 1) 25th September

The overall UGC NET paper was easy to moderate. The Research Aptitude questions were tougher in this shift, whereas Maths/Reasoning was easy.
29 September 2020

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (All Shifts) 29th September

The Environment section included questions from current affairs whereas Data Interpretation and Maths/Reasoning was easy.
30 September 2020

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 1) 30th September

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 2 ) 30th September

UGC NET Exam was conducted for the following paper on 30 September:

  1. Management (Code 17)
  2. Economics (Code 1)
01 October 2020

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 1) 01st October

 The exam mostly had straightforward questions, however, the comprehension had difficult questions. 
09 October 2020

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 1) 09th October 
UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 2) 09th October

Maths/Reasoning had a fair share of questions ranging from 6-8 whereas Higher Education had 3-4 questions.
17 October 2020

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 1) 17th October, Check Now

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 2) 17th October, Check Now

The paper was of moderate level. The questions asked were mostly conceptual.
04 November 2020UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 1) 04th November, Check Now.
UGC NET Exam Analysis 2020 (Shift 2) 04th November, Check Now.
Logical Reasoning and Higher Education was of a moderate level while Teaching Aptitude was easy

This covered everything you needed to know about the UGC NET exam analysis 2022. Please reach out to us if you have any additional questions. We hope you find this information helpful.

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UGC NET Exam Analysis FAQs

  • The difficulty level of the UGC NET exam 2022 will be discussed in length in the UGC NET exam analysis 2022. You can check subject-wise difficulty levels for all the exam days and both shifts once the exam is conducted for the 2022 cycle. 

  • The UGC NET exam analysis for all shifts has been compiled above. The UGC NET exam analysis for the years 2020 and 2021 can be found here.

  • It is very crucial to go through the UGC NET exam analysis 2022 as it gives an idea of what to expect from the exam, including the general difficulty level, important topics, topic-wise distribution of questions, commonly asked questions, preparation/weightage of topics, and the number of good attempts.

  • The UGC NET 2022 exam is yet to take place. Within a few hours of the exams being completed, the UGC NET exam analysis 2022 for various subjects will be available to applicants.

  • The UGC NET exam analysis 2022 should be read to obtain an idea of what to expect from the exam, including the general difficulty level, important topics, topic-wise distribution of questions, commonly asked questions, preparation/weightage of topics, and the number of good attempts.

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