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September 23, 2022 • 17:00 pm

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Review: Subject-wise Analysis

CSIR NET Exam Analysis

The CSIR NET 2022 Exam was successfully conducted from 16th to 18th September 2022.  

Aspirants who have appeared in this session might be curious to know the CSIR NET Analysis to understand how their paper went. 

Indeed, students preparing for the CSIR NET 2023 exam must know about the exam's difficulty level. This will help them understand the kind of questions asked in the exam and the weightage of topics. 

Read the complete blog to get an idea about the CSIR NET Exam Review for all subjects. 

Important Note - The exam analysis is wholly based on candidates' experience, which may differ from one to another. The official analysis will be updated soon. 

Overall Exam Analysis: CSIR NET 2022 Exam

Subject Wise CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis

CSIR NET 2022 General Aptitude Difficulty Level

CSIR NET 2022 Earth Science Difficulty Level

CSIR NET 2022 Physical Science Difficulty Level

CSIR NET 2022 Mathematical Science Difficulty Level

CSIR NET 2022 Chemical Science Difficulty Level

CSIR NET 2022 Life Science Difficulty Level

Q&A with CSIR NET Eduncle Aspirants

FAQs About CSIR NET Review 

 

 

Free Download CSIR NET 2022 Model Papers

 

 

CSIR NET 2022 Overall Exam Analysis

 

After conversing with aspirants who appeared in the 2022 exam, our Eduncle experts have found that the overall difficulty level for the CSIR NET 2022 exam is Moderate to Difficult. 

Students found the general aptitude section easy as compared to other sections. Below, we have mentioned subject-wise exam analysis as per candidates' feedback to help you understand the difficulty level of the exam. 

Important Note - For more details, candidates can check the CSIR NET Result and Cut-off Marks declaration process

 

 

Subject Wise CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis (Shift 1 + Shift 2)

 

CSIR NET exam 2022 was held in September 2022. As per reviews and feedback of aspirants, this year’s exam had almost the same difficulty level as last year's examination. 

Below, you can check the difficulty level of paper in each CSIR NET Subject. 

 

Subject Wise CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis (Shift 1 + Shift 2)

Subjects

Level of Difficulty for Section A (MCQ)

Level of Difficulty for Section B (MSQ)

Level of Difficulty for Section C (NAT)

Overall Difficulty Level

Earth Science

Shift 1

Easy to Moderate

Moderate to Difficult

Difficult

Moderate to Difficult

Physical Science

Shift 1

Easy to Moderate

Difficult

Moderate to Difficult

Moderate to Difficult

Mathematical Science

Shift 1

Easy to Moderate

Difficult

Moderate to Difficult

Moderate to Difficult

Chemical Science

Shift 1

Easy to Moderate

Moderate

Easy to Moderate

Easy to Moderate

Life Science

Shift 1

Easy

Difficult

Moderate

Moderate to Difficult

Shift 2

Easy to Moderate

Easy to Moderate

Difficult

Moderate to Difficult

 

 

CSIR NET 2022 General Aptitude Exam Analysis 

 

CSIR NET General Aptitude Section is a common section for all subjects. If you study well, you will find this section to be the easiest section of the question paper.

We have mentioned the exam analysis for this section in the table given below: 

 

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis for General Aptitude

Overall Exam Difficulty Level

Easy to Moderate

Difficulty Level as compared to Previous Year Paper

Same

Most Difficult Section of the Paper

NAT

Units with Most Number of Questions/ Highest Weightage

Profit-Loss, Speed, Time, Distance, Probability, Clock, Puzzles

Units with Easiest Questions / Most Scoring Units

Geometry, Speed, Time, Probability

Units with Most Difficult Questions

Mensuration

 

 

Download CSIR NET Previous Year's Papers to have an idea about the Question's Difficulty Level & Topics Ideas.

 

 

CSIR NET 2022 Earth Science Exam Analysis

 

As per the feedback of the candidates, overall exam difficulty was moderate to difficult. Some students found the exam level easy to moderate as well.

According to an aspirant, questions from Ocean science and Geophysics sections were tough and had more weightage. Indeed, another aspirant said that he found some questions repeated or similar from last year's question papers.

 

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis for Earth Sciences

Overall Exam Difficulty Level

Moderate to Difficult

Difficulty Level as compared to Previous Year Paper

Same

Most Difficult Section of the Paper

NAT

Units with Most Number of Questions/ Highest Weightage

Ocean Science, Geo Physics, Physical Geography, Meteorology, Mineralogy

Units with Easiest Questions / Most Scoring Units

Geochemistry, Geomorphology, Meteorology, Earth & Solar System

Units with Most Difficult Questions

Ocean Science, Geo Physics

 

Moreover, Eduncle aspirants stated that solving the mock test papers as suggested by our experts proved helpful.

To hear more from our toppers, click here: CSIR NET Selections.

 

 

CSIR NET 2022 Physical Science Exam Review

 

Most students described the difficulty level of the CSIR NET 2022 Physical Science exam as complex.

According to their feedback, the MSQ part was tricky. Most of the questions were figure-based or graphical. Additionally, NAT questions were formula-based. 

 

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis for Physical Sciences

Overall Exam Difficulty Level

Difficult

Difficulty Level as compared to Previous Year Paper

Same

Most Difficult Section of the Paper

MSQ and NAT questions

Units with Most Number of Questions/ Highest Weightage

Molecules and Their Interaction relevant to Biology, Inheritence, Fundamental Processes, Classical mechanics, Mathematical physics, Quantum Mechanics, Electro Magnetic Theory

Units with Easiest Questions / Most Scoring Units

Classical Mechanics, Electromagnetic Theory

Units with Most Difficult Questions

Thermodynamics, Mathematical Physics, Relativity Theory

 

 

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CSIR NET 2022 Mathematical Science Exam Analysis

 

According to some students, the Mathematical science exam for this year was more challenging than last year. However, some other aspirants stated that the difficulty level was the same.

Aspirants also suggested that solving previous year's question papers helped a lot as many questions were of the same concept. Although the question paper was lengthy, speed and accuracy were needed according to candidates.

 

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis for Mathematical Sciences

Overall Exam Difficulty Level

Moderate to Difficult

Difficulty Level as compared to Previous Year Paper

Same

Most Difficult Section of the Paper

NAT questions

Units with Most Number of Questions/ Highest Weightage

Real Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Linear Algebra, Topology

Units with Easiest Questions / Most Scoring Units

Sampling & Distribution, ODE

Units with Most Difficult Questions

Numerical Analysis, functions, Calculations of Variations

 

 

CSIR NET 2022 Chemical Science Exam Review

 

As per candidates' opinions, the exam was not challenging but needed concentration and knowledge of the basics. The paper's level was almost the same as last year's question paper.

We have mentioned the complete analysis of the CSIR NET Chemical Science 2022 Exam in the table given below:

 

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis for Chemical Sciences

Overall Exam Difficulty Level

Easy to Moderate

Difficulty Level as compared to Previous Year Paper

Almost the same

Most Difficult Section of the Paper

MSQ and NAT questions

Units with Most Number of Questions/ Highest Weightage

Organic Chemistry, Spectroscopy, Coordination Chemistry

Units with Easiest Questions / Most Scoring Units

Organic Chemistry, Bio-Organic, Coordination Chemistry

Units with Most Difficult Questions

Polymer Chemistry, Statistical Thermodynamics, Chemical Kinetics

 

 

CSIR NET 2022 Life Science Exam Analysis

 

As per students' review, questions from topics System Physiology and Evolution & behavior were quite easy. At the same time, most questions were asked from the topics - Ecology, Genetics, and Inheritance biology.

 

CSIR NET 2022 Exam Analysis for Life Science

Overall Exam Difficulty Level

Moderate to Difficult

Difficulty Level as compared to Previous Year Paper

Same

Most Difficult Section of the Paper

Section B

Units with Most Number of Questions/ Highest Weightage

Molecules and their Interaction, Ecology, Genetics, Evolution and Behaviour, Inheritance Biology

Units with Easiest Questions / Most Scoring Units

Evolution & Behaviour, System Physiology

Units with Most Difficult Questions

Genetics, Inheritance Biology

 

 

 

 

Q&A with CSIR NET Aspirants

 

To understand the difficulty level and type of questions asked in the 2022 exam, we spoke to some aspirants about their experience, feel, exam strategy, etc.

In this section, you will get the complete information & exam review in Question and Answer form.

 

Ques 1: What strategy did you adopt to attempt the questions amongst the various sections?

Answer: I had a clear thought that I would attempt Part- A, i.e., General Aptitude at first as this will help me gain confidence.

After solving all the questions of Part-A, I switched to Part-B and, lastly, to Part-C, which has the highest marks weightage amongst all the three sections. Part C was tricky as compared to other parts.

 

Ques 2: What helped you in memorizing things during the CSIR Exam?

Answer: I preferred revising from quick notes I made while preparing for the exam. Also, adopting short tricks helped me a lot in keeping the essential concepts and formulas in mind for long.

 

 

Download CSIR NET 2022 Free Sample Notes

 

 

Ques 3: How did you manage your speed and keep yourself calm during the exam?

Answer: I experienced that solving the CSIR NET Mock Test Papers and past years' papers helped me boost my speed, accuracy, and confidence.

The habit of solving the papers made it possible for me to strategize and attempt the maximum questions without any nervousness during the exam.

I suggest all the aspirants practice as many questions as possible by solving sample papers and CSIR NET previous papers.

 

Ques 4: Would you like to give any tips for exam preparation?

Answer: I would like to recommend students revise the concepts from graduation & postgraduation level studies. This will help in preparing the basic topics of CSIR NET Exam.

Also, they must refer to the Study Material made by the subject experts.

 

Here are some useful blogs for your exam preparation - 

How to Prepare for CSIR NET?

CSIR NET General Aptitude Study Plan

CSIR NET Study Material

Success Mantras by Ranker

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions about CSIR NET 2022 Exam

 

Ques 1. Is CSIR NET difficult?

Ans. CSIR NET Exam paper difficulty level mainly varies from moderate to difficult.

 

Ques 2. Can an average student crack CSIR NET?

Ans. Sure. An average student can crack the CSIR NET exam if they work hard and stay dedicated towards studies.

 

Ques 3. Who sets CSIR NET UGC NET question paper?

Ans. The conducting body, NTA, sets the CSIR NET UGC NET question paper.

 

Ques 4. Can I crack CSIR NET Exam without coaching?

Ans. Study material is important to crack a competitive exam. Eduncle experts suggest that coaching is necessary. If you don't want to go for one, you can buy study material or a live class course at home.

 

Ques 5. How many hours of study is required for CSIR NET?

Ans. You need to study at least 10-15 hours daily for at least 3 months to crack the CSIR NET exam.

 

 

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In this blog, we have mentioned the student CSIR NET Reviews and Analysis of the 2022 exam to help you understand the difficulty level of the exam.

We want to thank all the CSIR NET Exam aspirants who shared their valuable feedback.

If you have any query, kindly share with us in the comment section below.

If you want to give an extra edge to your preparation for CSIR NET Exam then download the Eduncle App, where you can get answers to all your doubts from a pan-India community of students and experts.

 

Thank You!

 

 

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  • Arghya

    What rank can be expected with a score of 132.5 in Maths in CSIr NET June 2019?

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  • Parmod

    Hlo sir In dec 2018 exam my marks are 105.5 according to answer key Is there any possibility of clearing the Jrf Pliz reply sir

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  • Rajinder

    Sir....my last question....... Why this time result is very late... I think now they can easily upload the result..

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    Hello Rajinder,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Well, we can't tell you the exact reason behind this but yes every year the June Result is declared in the October month only. So, this year also, we can expect the result to be declared around 15th October.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

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    When can we expect the csir result?

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    Hello Chan L,   Greetings from Eduncle!   In the recently released official notification, CSIR Authorities has stated that the result is delayed due to some legal issues. They’re trying to declare the result as soon as possible. Whenever we’ll have any important news regarding the same, we’ll update it in the blog.   Kindly stay connected with us!   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Ramsey

    sir, when will the results of NET DECEMBER 2017 be out? It has crossed 4 months now. And as of today, the on going court case's latest outcome is that, the court has now been adjourned till 26th july 2018. So when could CSIR possibly declare the results?

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    Hello Ramsey,   Greetings from Eduncle!   As per the notification released today, the result will be out soon and probably in 2-3 days. So stay tuned with us!   You can also subscribe here to get notified through SMS, when the result is out!   Thanks for asking your query to us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Dalmalka Kumar

    when will be the initial key of csir june 18

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    Hello Dalmalka,   Greetings from Eduncle!   It is expected to be out in the month of August 2018. But at Eduncle, you can have the expected Answer Key for CSIR NET June 2018. Download the FREE PDF Here - CSIR NET June 2018 Answer Key FREE PDF.   Thanks for asking your query to us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Anju

    respected sir please check the answer of life science dece2017of these questions. 50,52,69,78,80,82,86,88,96,999101,104

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    Hello Anju,   Greetings from Eduncle!   You can login here and download the CSIR NET Dec 2017 Life Sciences Answer Keys from here. Please download the PDF for free and analyse your scores.   Thanks for asking your query to us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Rekha

    For ugc net csir dec 2017.What is qualification and what is time period M.Sc complete

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    Hello Rekha,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Please go through the following blog to have a complete knowledge about - CSIR NET Eligibility Criteria.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Rajinder

    Can result not declared before 7 oct.......

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    Hello Rajinder,   Greetings from Eduncle!   No, I think the Result will be declared on or after 15th October 2017.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Dalmalka Kumar

    results will be out in which month sep/oct for june csir net sir.thanks in advance

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    Hello Dalmalka Praveen,   Greetings from Eduncle!   The CSIR NET June 2018 result had been released on 4th December 2018. Please check the details here – CSIR NET Result.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

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