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August 7, 2020 • 5:16 pm

CSIR NET Life Science Syllabus, Question Paper, Books, Study Material

CSIR NET Life Sciences

CSIR NET 2020 Syllabus

Life Science as a subject to give your career an edge is a wise decision indeed.

 

It’s a subject associated with the technological study of Biology and Biotechnology that gives you an opportunity to grasp every important and unknown things & facts about animals, plants, micro-organisms and human beings.

 

If you want to make career as a lecturer or researcher after pursuing postgraduation in Life Science, then CSIR NET Exam is one of the best exams which can lead you to get amazing career opportunities.

 

Here, you will get all the important information related to CSIR NET Life Sciences exam.

 

CSIR NET Life Science Syllabus & Exam Pattern

CSIR NET Life Science Books & Study Material

CSIR NET Life Science Question Paper for Previous Years

CSIR NET Life Science Mock Test Series

Important Tips & Tricks for CSIR NET Life Science Exam

 

 

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CSIR NET Life Science Syllabus & Exam Pattern

 

Having the complete knowledge of the Syllabus and Exam pattern is necessary if you want to have a good start over your preparation plan. It will provide you with a base for preparing the topics accurately.

 

So, here we are giving the list of important topics and the weightage of the question to be asked in Part A, B, and C.

 

Important Topics and Expected Number of Question in Part ‘A’ Paper

 

Part ‘A’

S. No.

Topic

Weightage of Questions

1.

Mensuration

2-3 Questions

2.

Series completion

2-3 Questions

3.

Graphical representation & analysis

3-4 Questions

4.

General Aptitude

5 Questions

 

 

Important Topics and Expected Number of Question in Part ‘B’ Paper

 

Part ‘B’

S.No.

Topic

Weightage of Questions

1.

Biochemistry

5-6 Questions

2.

Cell Biology

4-5 Questions

3.

Molecular Biology

8-10 Questions

4.

Genetics

4-5 Questions

5.

Embryology

3-4 Questions

6.

Classical Zoology and Botany

5-6 Questions

7.

Experiment based questions

3-4 Questions

8.

Instrumentation

4-5 Questions

 

 

Important Topics and Expected Number of Question in Part ‘C’ Paper

 

Part ‘C’

S.No.

Topics

Weightage of Questions

1.

Biochemistry

6-8 Questions

2.

Cell Biology

8-10 Questions

3.

Molecular Biology

8-10 Questions

4.

Model Organisms

3-4 Questions

5.

Genetics

4-6 Questions

6.

Instrumentation

5-8 Questions

7.

Other

8-10 Questions

 

Go through the Complete CSIR NET Life Science Syllabus to make strategy to Prepare!!

 

Understanding the CSIR NET Life Science paper pattern is an essential part of preparation. You must have knowledge about the number of questions and allotted time to attempt them in examination.

 

Have a look on CSIR NET Life Sciences Exam pattern given below -

 

S.No.

Sections

No. of Ques. Given

No. of Ques. to be Attempted

Marks

Neg. Marking

Duration of Exam

1

PART-A

20

15

30

0.5

3 Hours

2

PART-B

50

35

70

0.5

3

PART-C

75

25

100

1

TOTAL MARKS

200

 

 

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

 

 

CSIR NET Life Science Books & Study Material

 

Books & Study material undoubtedly play a very effective role in preparing for an examination.

 

You may find a number of books for Life Sciences but there might be chances that they may not guide you in the perfect way.

 

To avoid the risk, we advise you to go with quality CSIR NET Life Science Study Material

 

 

 

CSIR NET Life Science Question Paper

 

After studying all the topics completely, you should know the topics from which the questions are asked in previous years.

 

To get that idea you should solve the CSIR NET previous year papers of Life Sciences.

 

Here we have provided the previous year papers for CSIR NET Life Sciences.

 

You can download the papers for the following years with the help of link provided in the table.

 

CSIR NET Question Papers Life Sciences [Free Download PDF] 

Dec 2019 - Set A, B, C

June 2019 - Set A, B, C

Dec 2018 - Set A, B, C

June 2018 - Set A, B, C

Dec 2017 - Set A, B, C

Click Here to Download Free PDF

 

You can also check the correct answers with the help of CSIR NET Answer Keys.

 

 

Download the CSIR NET Sample Study Material to Boost Up Your Preparations and Scores in the Exam.

 

 

CSIR NET Life Science Mock Test Papers

 

Experiences reveal that practice is a must in every exam as it will improve your confidence level to appear for the exam.

 

You should practice as many practice sets as you can, in order to improve your speed efficacy in the exam.

 

Eduncle has come up with the exclusive set of CSIR NET Mock Tests and Practice Questions Papers that will provide you a clear idea of managing time and approaching paper effectively.

 

 

CSIR NET Life Sciences Tips & Tricks to Crack!

 

"The door to success needs a lot of hard work, to get opened!!"

 

We all are aware of the fact that we are living the world, where success can be achieved by those, who plan differently.

 

So below we are providing some important tips suggested by Eduncle Experts to be kept in mind while preparing for the exam.

 

CSIR NET Part-A Paper Preparation Tips

How to prepare for CSIR NET Exam Life Sciences

CSIR NET Last Minute Tips

 

 

Tips Need to Remember to Attempt the CSIR NET Life Science Paper

 

Part ‘A’

 

Spend half-an-hour maximum on Part ‘A’ section.

The questions in this section are based on lengthy mathematical equations.

Choose wisely the easy questions.

Don’t mark any of the answers if you are not sure, it will result you with negative marking.

As per the pattern, you only need to attempt 15 questions in this section. So do not waste time to solve extra questions and just move on to next part.

 

Part ‘B’

 

This section is considered as the easy one.

You can easily complete it within half an hour, so don’t waste more than that.

In this section you must have to attempt maximum 35 questions only.

 

Part ‘C’

 

This section includes questions that are hard to attempt.

You should wisely choose the easy one.

You should not waste your time on solving the question that is consuming much time.

The maximum limit of attempting questions in this section is 25. 

 

Quick Fixing Some Misconceptions

 

There is no separate cut off for the three sections, you have to score overall total marks.

Applying for JRF will also make you eligible for NET Lectureship if you qualify the cuff off for CSIR NET Lectureship.

Applying for NET Lectureship will not make you eligible for CSIR NET JRF.

Attempting the questions beyond the given limit will not result you with some more addition in scores.

 

 

Free Download CSIR NET 2020 Question Paper and Previous Years Papers to Practice Well and Get an Idea about the Exams' Difficulty Level.

 

 

Here, in this article, we have given you the complete information about the CSIR NET Life Science exam. We always aim to benefit you with the reliable information so that you can make your dreams true.

 

Still, have some queries or doubt? Don’t worry! We are always there to solve them. Simply place your queries in the comment box provided below.

 

Thanks!!

 

 

 

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    Eduncle
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