UGC NET Practice Set Papers, Model Sample Papers

Start practicing with UGC NET practice set papers free at BYJU'S Exam Prep. The UGC NET exams previous year solved papers 2020/2019/2018/2017/2016 are available online with the solutions and answers.

UGC NET practice set papers are the important aspects to get success in the UGC NET or NTA UGC NET. Solving as many UGC NET previous year papers helps you to increase your chances of selection in the upcoming UGC NET exam. The UGC NET practice papers set also will provide you with an insight into the weightage of various topics and the extent to which you should study for that topic. 

Practising each UGC NET question bank will be a self-assessment for you. You will get real-time experience by solving the NET question bank with detailed solutions. The UGC NET practice set includes previous papers for both July and December month such as UGC NET practice paper 2019, UGC NET December 2018 paper, UGC NET July 2018 practice paper, and more. You will be able to evaluate yourselves through rigorous practice of UGC NET exam practice set of varying difficulty levels and diversity of questions. A continuous and steady practice of UGC NET practice paper will develop your accuracy level so that you can devote your time to solve other tricky questions.

UGC NET Syllabus

Check the UGC NET Syllabus for both Paper 1 and Paper 2. Check the list of topics and subjects under UGC NET Paper 1. 

  • Teaching Aptitude
  • Research Aptitude
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Communication
  • Reasoning (Including Mathematical)
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Data Interpretation
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • People and Environment
  • Higher Education System: Governance, Policy, and Administration

UGC NET Exam Pattern

UGC NET Exam is held twice a year. The exam is a 3 hours paper without any break. Check the complete and detailed UGC NET Exam Pattern to understand the question paper in a better manner. 

Paper Type



Research Aptitude)



(Based on core subject)







UGC NET Question Papers FAQs

  • Yes, all the model paper of UGC NET previous year papers are free of cost. You can start practicing with the UGC NET practice papers online here.

  • No, you cannot reattempt the UGC NET exam papers of previous years. However, you can view your result, questions, and solutions anytime on your PC or mobile phone.

  • Following are the benefits of attempting UGC NET previous year papers:

    • All the questions are of previous years.
    • You will get UGC NET practice set papers with the solutions and answers for every question.
    • You will attempt the actual test paper thus giving you a real-time experience.
    • You will identify your weak and strong sections and work on them.
  • At the end of each UGC NET Paper you will be provided with your performance review with the following details:

    • Your total as well as sectional score out of the total marks
    • Your All India Rank 
    • Your accuracy%
    • Subject wise exam analysis
    • Number of correct, incorrect attempts made by you
  • Yes, you will get UGC NET June/July and UGC NET November/December papers online at BYJU'S Exam Prep.

  • You should practice at least 5 to 10 practice set papers to get an idea of UGC NET previous year paper. You will get the sufficient number of UGC NET exam papers for practice here.

  • Yes, you will get complete solution for every question of UGC NET previous year exam paper.