UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021 Shift 2 26th November: Questions Asked, Difficulty Level, Review

By Mohit Choudhary|Updated : November 27th, 2021
UGC NET Exam Analysis November 26th Shift 2: The UGC NET Exam is performed in eighty-one subjects. NTA has merged cycles i.e. December 2020 and June 2021 and is being conducted in November- December 2021. Shift 2 of the 26th November UGC NET Exam is done now. The exam is split into two sections. Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 includes 50 questions and Paper 2 includes one hundred questions. 
UGC NET is conducted to grant JRF and Lecturership to all qualified candidates. UGC NET is a national-level examination and UGC NET qualified candidates can apply for assistant professor positions all over the country. 

The breakdown of our analysis will be as follows:

  • A detailed review of the overall paper.
  • Good attempts.
  • Topic-wise questions
  • The difficulty level of the exam.

NTA UGC NET Shifts Details 26th November 2021

ShiftTimings (3 Hours for both Paper 1 and 2)
Shift 1 (Morning)09.00 AM to 12.00 Noon (IST)
Shift 2 (Evening)03.00 PM to 06.00 PM (IST)

UGC NET Exam was conducted for the following paper today:

  1. Commerce (Group 3)
  2. Tamil
  3. Computer Science and Application

UGC NET COVID Instructions at Exam Center by NTA

1. Wearing a mask/face shield and social distance are mandatory for all candidates.
2. Items permitted by the Examination Center Admit card and self-declaration form, Valid ID, transparent ballpoint pen. Additional photos, personal hand sanitizer; clear water bottle.
3. Candidates could not enter without the COVID self-assessment on the signed and enclosed admission card.
4. Applicants were expected to pre-fill the details of the admission card, including the thumbprint, from home.


Today's UGC NET Exam Important Highlights: 26th November 2021

  • The level of UGC NET Paper 1 was easy to moderate.
  • The level of UGC NET Paper 2 varied subject to subject.  
  • As per the pattern, a total of 3 hours was given to solve the paper in which the student can attempt any section anytime.

UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021: Pattern of the Exam


Number of Questions






3 hours(no break)




UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021: Difficulty Level

Below are the details of the difficulty of today's UGC NET Exam Paper 1. The difficulty levels of the UGC NET exam are shown in the sections below.

S.No. Topic Difficulty level
1Teaching Aptitude Easy
2Research AptitudeEasy- Moderate
3Comprehension Moderate
4Logical Reasoning Easy
5Data Interpretation Moderate
6Maths/Reasoning Moderate
7Communication Easy
8Environment Moderate
9Higher Education Easy - Moderate
10Information Technology Easy


UGC NET Exam Analysis 2021: Good Attempts (overall 36-38)

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 2021 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 3-4
2Research Aptitude 3-4
3Comprehension 4-5
4Logical Reasoning 3-4
5Data Interpretation 3-4
6Maths/Reasoning 2-3
7Communication 3-4
8Environment 2-3
9Higher Education 3-4
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 today's UGC NET Exam. 

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

We hope to help you more and more with this analysis. Do share them in the comments section with us If you remember any questions from the exam.

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