UGC NET syllabus 2020: Download NET Syllabus PDF Here

Candidates wishing to appear for UGC NET exam must prepare for the same as per the UGC NET syllabus prescribed by the authority. The National Testing Agency (NTA) will be conducting the exam for assessing the eligibility of the candidate for the post of “Assistance professor” and “junior research fellowship and assistant professor both” in any Indian college/university. Candidates can choose to appear for the exam in specialization they have done their master’s in or the relevant subject associated to that. With the help of the UGC NET Syllabus 2020, candidates can prepare for the exam well in advance.

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UGC NET 2020 syllabus

The UGC NET will be held for approximately 90 subjects. Through the syllabus, candidates will get to know the topics they need to prepare for the exam to qualify the same. Candidates should note that the syllabus for Paper-I shall be common to all and comprise of topics such as data interpretation, research aptitude, reading comprehension, logical reasoning and so on. However, that of Paper-II will be subject-specific one i.e. the subject chosen by the candidates while filling the form. The UGC NET syllabus 2020 is quite exhaustive in nature and covers the curriculum of master’s level program. Here’s the complete UGC NET syllabus prescribed by the authority-

Subject CodeSubject NameEnglishHindi
00General Paper on Teaching & Research Aptitude (Paper -I)Click hereClick here
01Economics / Rural Economics /Co-operation / Demography / Development Planning/ Development Studies/Econometrics/ Applied Economics/Development Eco./Business EconomicsClick hereClick here
02Political ScienceClick hereClick here
03PhilosophyClick hereClick here
04PsychologyClick hereClick here
05SociologyClick hereClick here
06HistoryClick hereClick here
07AnthropologyClick hereClick here
08CommerceClick hereClick here
09EducationClick hereClick here
10Social WorkClick hereClick here
11Defence and Strategic StudiesClick hereClick here
12Home ScienceClick hereClick here
14Public AdministrationClick hereClick here
15Population StudiesClick hereClick here
16MusicClick hereClick here
17Management (including Business Admn. Mgt./Marketing/ Marketing Mgt./Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt./ Personnel Mgt./Financial Mgt./Co-operative Management)Click hereClick here
18MaithiliClick hereClick here
19BengaliClick hereClick here
20HindiClick hereClick here
21KannadaClick hereClick here
22MalayalamClick hereClick here
23OriyaClick hereClick here
24PunjabiClick hereClick here
25SanskritClick hereClick here
26TamilClick hereClick here
27TeluguClick hereClick here
28UrduClick hereClick here
29ArabicClick hereClick here
30EnglishClick hereClick here
31LinguisticsClick hereClick here
32ChineseClick hereClick here
33DogriClick hereClick here
34NepaliClick hereClick here
35ManipuriClick hereClick here
36AssameseClick hereClick here
37GujaratiClick hereClick here
38MarathiClick hereClick here
39French (English version)Click hereClick here
French (French version)Click hereClick here
40SpanishClick hereClick here
41RussianClick hereClick here
42PersianClick hereClick here
43RajasthaniClick hereClick here
44GermanClick hereClick here
45JapaneseClick hereClick here
46Adult Education/ Continuing Education/ Andragogy/ Non Formal EducationClick hereClick here
47Physical EducationClick hereClick here
49Arab Culture and Islamic StudiesClick hereClick here
50Indian CultureClick hereClick here
55Labour Welfare/Personnel Management/Industrial Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare/Human Resource ManagementClick hereClick here
58LawClick hereClick here
59Library and Information ScienceClick hereClick here
60Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian and Peace StudiesClick hereClick here
62Comparative Study of ReligionsClick hereClick here
63Mass Communication and JournalismClick hereClick here
65Performing Art – Dance/Drama/TheatreClick hereClick here
66Museology & ConservationClick hereClick here
67ArchaeologyClick hereClick here
68CriminologyClick hereClick here
70Tribal and Regional Language/LiteratureClick hereClick here
71Folk LiteratureClick hereClick here
72Comparative LiteratureClick hereClick here
73Sanskrit traditional subjects (including) Jyotisha/Sidhanta Jyotish/ Navya Vyakarna/ Vyakarna/ Mimansa/ Navya Nyaya/ Sankhya Yoga/ Tulanatmaka Darsan/ Shukla Yajurveda/ Madhav Vedant/ Dharmasasta/ Sahitya/ Puranotihasa /Agama).Click hereClick here
74Women StudiesClick hereClick here
79Visual Art (including Drawing & Painting/Sculpture Graphics/Applied Art/History of Art)Click hereClick here
80GeographyClick hereClick here
81Social Medicine & Community HealthClick hereClick here
82Forensic ScienceClick hereClick here
83PaliClick hereClick here
84KashmiriClick hereClick here
85KonkaniClick hereClick here
87Computer Science and ApplicationsClick hereClick here
88Electronic ScienceClick hereClick here
89Environmental SciencesClick hereClick here
90Politics including International Relations/International Studies including Defence/Strategic Studies, West Asian Studies, South East Asian Studies, African Studies, South Asian Studies, Soviet Studies, American Studies.Click hereClick here
91PrakritClick hereClick here
92Human Rights and DutiesClick hereClick here
93Tourism Administration and Management.Click hereClick here
94BODOClick hereClick here
95YogaClick hereClick here
101SindhiClick hereClick here

List of the subjects at PG level along with their codes

Candidates are required to fill the code in the application form in which they have done their post graduation. They can take a reference from the table given below for information on the Post Graduation level codes-

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Subject of Post GraduationCodeSubject of Post GraduationCode
Economics801Kannada820
Political Science802Malayalam821
Philosophy803Oriya822
Psychology804Sculpture823
Sociology805Sanskrit824
History806Tamil825
Anthropology807Telugu826
Commerce808Urdu827
Education809Arabic828
Social Work810English829
Defence and Strategic Studies811Linguistics830
Home Science812Chinese831
Public Administration813Dogri832
Population Studies814Nepali833
Music815Manipuri834
Management816Assamese835
Maithili817Gujarati836
Bengali818Marathi837
Hindi819French838
Law851Spanish839
Library and Information Science852Russian840
Buddhist853Persian841
Comparative Study of Religions854Rajasthani842
Mass Communication and Journalism855German843
Performing Arts- Dance/ Drama/ Theatre856Japanese844
Museology and Conservation857Adult Education/ Continuing Education845
Archaeology858Andragogy/ Non Formal Education846
Criminology859Physical Education847
Tribal and Regional Language/ Literature860Arab Culture and Islamic Studies848
Folk Literature861Indian Culture849
Comparative Literature862Labour Welfare/ Personnel Management/ Industrial Relations/ Labour and Social Welfare/ Human Resource Management850
Sanskrit Traditional Subjects863Dharma Sastra874
Jyotisha864Sahitya875
SidhantaJyotisha865Puranaitihasa876
NavyaVyakarna866Agama877
Vyakarna867Women Studies878
Mimamsa868Visual Art879
NavyaNyaya869Drawing & Painting880
Sankhya Yoga870Computer Science and Applications881
TulanatmakaDarsana871Konkani882
Shukla Yojurveda872Kashmiri883
Madhv Vedanta873Pali884
Forensic Science885International and Area Studies893
Social Medicine & Community Health886Prakrit894
Geography887Human Rights and Duties895
History of Art888Tourism Administration and Management896
Applied Art889Punjabi897
Graphics890Advaita Vedanta898
Electronic Science891Bodo899
Environmental Sciences892Santali900

Important notes

  1. Candidates should appear in the exam only for the subject in which they have done their post graduation into. If the subject is not mentioned, then they may appear for the related subject.
  2. Those who possess a master’s degree in Geography (with specialization in population studies) or Mathematics/Statistics can also appear for the subject “population studies”.
  3. PG degree holders in humanities (including languages) and Social Science can also appear for the subject “Women studies”.
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  1. Chandani chhablani says:

    Send me paper 1 syllabus

  2. Sonia says:

    Home science syllabus which u upload I think this pattern was old. It shows subjective types questions. Please clear my doubts

  3. Sandipt says:

    Hi. I have done Mcom from IGNOU . Can I prepare for UGC NET in Management ?

  4. Sandipt says:

    Hi ma’am . I have done Mcom from IGNOU . Can I prepare for UGC NET in commerce ?

  5. Ajoy shil says:

    Where Mathematics syllabus

  6. ishita says:

    i have completed my MBA in rural development , can i appear in net exam?

  7. English says:

    I have completed MA in IGNOU in english so Am I eligible for UGC net exam? Please guide me.

  8. Ishani Majumdar says:

    My subject is English literature. Can I attain this exam.

  9. vikrant kumar gupta says:

    My subject is Masters of Art’s in Rural Development, can i appear the net exam.
    Kindly suggest me.

  10. Bincy says:

    Hi i have completed MSc in industrial biotechnology, could anyone assist on which particular subject i could select.

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