UPHESC Assistant Professor Preparation Tips 2022 - Best Strategy, Study Materials for Preparation

UPHESC Assistant Professor Preparation Tips 2022 - Best Strategy, Study Materials for Preparation

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: Jul 14, 2021
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UPHESC Assistant Professor Preparation Tips 2021

In the academic world, Assistant Professor in a Government college is considered the dream job. Candidates must prepare strategically to qualify UPHESC Assitant Professor exam. We have come up with the best strategy for the assistant professor exam. The strategy is so designed for all types of aspirants. The strategy includes learning tricks and concepts for General Studies and subject-specific revision.

UPHESC Assistant Professor Application is scheduled to be held on 30th October, 6th November, 14th November, 28th November, and 12th December. This is a golden opportunity for UGC NET qualified candidates who want to become Assistant Professor in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The total number of vacancies for Assistant Professor is 2003.

UPHESC Assistant Professor Exam Pattern 2021

Candidates must know the exam pattern before starting preparation for UPHESC Assistant Professor.

  • UPHESC Assistant Professor exam is divided into two parts. 
  • Paper-1 is General Studies. It will consist of 40 questions.
  • Paper-2 is Subject-specific. It will consist of 140 questions.
  • The candidate will be selected on the basis of the final merit list prepared by combining the written test and interview.




General Studies



Optional Subject (except commerce)



Optional Subject (Commerce)

50-subject specific
20-elective unit





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UPHESC Assistant Professor General Studies Preparation strategy

UPHESC Assistant Professor Preparation strategy for general studies must include the below-given points:

  • Current Affairs: Candidates must prepare the current affairs section on daily basis by reading the newspaper or following BYJU'S Exam Prep for daily current affairs update. Uttar Pradesh-related current affairs must be checked regularly.
  • History: Candidates can use Lucent for History section preparation. Prepare Ancient, Medieval, and Modern India from here.
  • Geography: Again Lucent would be more than enough for preparing the Geography section. Prepare Uttar Pradesh geography also.
  • Polity: Candidates can read Laxmikant or Lucent for Polity section. Constitution-related articles must be read very carefully.
  • Economics: This section is very tricky. Candidates can use Lucent to prepare for Economics. Candidates must keep current affairs news related to economics in mind. Also, read India's budget and Uttar Pradesh's budget.

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UPHESC Assistant Professor Subject Specific Strategy

Paper-2 for UPHESC Assistant Professor is the one in which candidates qualified UGC NET and want to become Assistant Professors in it. Candidates must follow the below-given points:

  • Prepare Paper-2 in the same way as prepared for UGC NET.
  • The syllabus for Paper-2 UGC NET is similar to Paper-2 UPHESC Assistant Professor.
  • Join Mock tests series for Paper-2 UGC NET.
  • Analyze previous year's papers of UGC NET.
  • Read everything that read in your graduation and postgraduation days.

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UPHESC Assistant Professor Books 2021

Check the best books for the UPHESC Assistant Professor exam. The books are recommended by the faculties of the UP Assistant Professor exam.

  • For general studies, candidates can use Lucent.
  • General studies sections include History, Polity, General Science, Geography, Current Affairs, U.P Special GK, and Maths & Reasoning.
  • A general understanding of the General studies is required to crack Paper-1 of the UPHESC Assistant Professor. 
  • For the subject-specific section candidates, must prepare like UGC NET. 
  • Candidates can use Arihant Publication books for the subject-specific part.

UPHESC Assistant Professor Exam Preparation Tips FAQs

  • For general studies it is Lucent and for Paper-2 subject-specific books published by Arihant are the best.

  • Candidates must study the History, Polity, Geography, Economics, and Current Affairs section for General Studies.

  • Candidates must read Graduation and Post-graduation books for Paper-2 UPHESC Assitant Professor. Candidates can also follow Arihant Publication subject-specific books.

  • Candidates must use the study material that they used for UGC NET Paper 2 and for Paper 1 to follow Lucent.

  • Candidates must choose the post-graduation subject for Paper 2 of the UPHESC Assistant Professor exam.

  • Candidate must start their preparation from today only. The more you delay your preparation you are reducing the chance to clear the exam.