The UGC NET 2020 exam has started today and the live updates of the exam are available here in this post. The UGC NET 2020 exam is being conducted starting from today i.e. September 24, 2020, to November 05, 2020. The exam is conducted in two consecutive shifts on each day. The first shift of the exam has already commenced at 09.00 AM and will end at 12.00 PM. On the other hand, the second shift will follow from 03.00 PM in the afternoon and end at 06.00 PM. The complete schedule of exam is available at the official website i.e. ugcnet.nta.nic.in. However, for the latest updates of the UGC NET 2020 exam, stay on this post and know about the real-time exam details.
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UGC NET Shift 2 Analysis
If we go by the memory-based answer keys and analysis released by now then the difficulty level of shift 2 was Moderate. Topics were mostly the same as the ones asked in shift 1. Maximum questions were asked from Research and Teaching aptitude. Click Here to get the Detailed analysis and unofficial answer keys of Shift 01 and Shift 02 of UGC NET exam held on 24 Sep 2020.
UGC NET 2020 Expected Cut Off
Here is the expected cut off of UGC NET 2020. This cut-off is not the exact one, but it is going to help the candidates have an idea of their score. Those who have appeared in the exam today can take reference from this.
UGC NET 24 Sep 2020 How COVID Protocols Were Followed
Candidates were seen wearing masks and their temperature was checked using the thermal guns. Inside the examination hall, proper care was given to social distancing, and all guidelines were followed by the candidates and staff. Students informed that this year 01 question was asked from Data Interpretation which was easier as compared to last year. Last year 2 questions were asked from Data Interpretation. The question paper was comparatively easy.
Shift 2 of UGC NET Sep 24 is Over
The second shift of today's exam is over, we are going to share the exam analysis, memory-based answer keys and questions asked in the exam soon on this page.
NTA Helpdesk Number
NTA Helpdesk number is 0120-6895200. Candidates can call on this number on working days between 09:30 AM to 06:00 PM. Click Here to get the list of other helpline numbers that answer the payment related queries.
NTA Rescheduled UGC NET Dates clashing with Durga Puja
NTA rescheduled the dates of UGC NET 2020 clashing with Durga Puja. Exam scheduled on October 22, will now be held on November 04, exam scheduled on October 07, will now be held on November 11. The one which has to be held on October 21, will now be held on November 12 and the exam of October 23, will now be held on November 13. Click Here to check the new schedule.
Questions asked in UGC NET 2020 Shift 1 Paper
As the shift of UGC NET 20202 is over and the second shift has already started, students have started submitting the questions asked in first shift. Click here to Check the Questions.
Level of Difficulty (Shift 1) Sectionwise
Overall paper was moderate and if we talk about sections then Reading Comprehension was easy to moderate and Teaching Aptitude was moderate to difficult. Research aptitude was termed difficult and Communication and Higher Education System: Governance, Polity & Administration & Current Affairs was moderate. Maths and Data interpretation was easy to moderate and Logical reasoning was easy.
Sections and No. of Questions Asked in First Shift
From Teaching Aptitude 11 to 13 questions were asked, whereas 7 to 9 questions were covered from Research aptitude. 3 to 5 questions were from Communication and around 4 to 5 questions were from Maths. Around 7 to 8 questions came from Logical reasoning and 3 to 4 from Higher Education System: Governance, Polity & Administration & Current Affairs.
First Shift Over
First Shift of UGC NET 2020 held today is over now. The exam was of moderate level, UGC NET Answer Key 2020 page to get the exam analysis and answer keys from coaching institute, as soon as they are out.
UGC NET 2020 Marking Scheme
For every correct answer, candidates can add +2 marks, wrong or unanswered questions lead to 00 marks. There isn't any provision of negative marking in UGC NET exam.
UGC NET 2020 First Shift Begins
The first shift of UGC NET 2020 successfully starts at 9:00 AM today and will end at 12:00 PM.