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

CSIR NET Life Science Syllabus, Question paper, Books & Study Material


CSIR NET June 2017 Exam Analysis


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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.


Being a CSIR NET Life Science aspirant, it’s time for you to actively perform smart work while preparing for the exam.



 CSIR is going to conduct the exam on 18th December 2017. [Expected Date]




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Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) conducts the Joint CSIR-UGC-NET JRF/NET exam twice a year in the months of June and December to determine the eligibility of candidates for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) NET and for the appointment of Lecturers.


CSIR conducts the CSIR-UGC-NET JRF/NET exam in the following subjects:


Chemical Sciences


Earth Science


Life Sciences


Mathematical Sciences


Physical Sciences





To get selected in the above-mentioned awards (JRF and Lectureship) under CSIR Recruitment Programmes, you must follow a smartly designed preparation plan that includes the accurate CSIR NET Life Science Study Material.


Due to lack of time and proper knowledge, candidates usually rush for various institutes offering CSIR NET Life Science Coaching that are too expensive. Sometimes they may fail to offer the accurate study notes too.




To avoid the last time rush for CSIR NET Life Science books, study materials, and coaching, we are here to help you with the following:



 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



CSIR life science Syllabus & Exam PatternHaving the complete knowledge about the Syllabus and Exam pattern is necessary if you want to have a good start over your preparation plan.


It will provide you a base for preparing the topics accurately.


According to the CSIR NET Syllabus Life Science, the question paper is divided into three parts i.e. Part ‘A’, Part ‘B’, and Part ‘C’.


The paper will be containing a total of 145 MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions).




CSIR NET Life Science Exam Pattern
Sections Total No. of Questions You Should Answer Marks
Part A 20 15 2 each
Part B 50 35 2 each
Part C 75 25 4 each
Total 145 75 200



Part A


Total No. of Questions: 20


No. of Questions You Should Attempt: 15


Marking: 2 Marks for each question.


Negative Marking: 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.


Nature of Questions: Based on General Science prioritizing topics from logical reasoning, graphical analysis, analytical and numerical ability, quantitative comparison, series formation, and puzzles.




Part B


Total No. of Questions: 50


No. of Questions You Should Attempt: 35


Marking: 2 Marks for each question.


Negative Marking: 0.75 marks for each wrong answer.


Nature of Questions: Subject Related Conventional Questions.




Part C


Total No. of Questions: 75


No. of Questions You Should Attempt: 25


Marking: 4 Marks for each question.


Negative Marking: No negative marking.


Nature of Questions: Scientifically conceptualized questions that will need the application of scientific knowledge.




Go through the Complete CSIR NET Life Science Syllabus with Important Points to Prepare!!



CSIR NET Life Science Books & Study Material



CSIR life science Books and Study materialBooks & 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.


Avoiding the risk, we advise you to go for Online CSIR Net Life Science Coaching.


Eduncle provides you the best online coaching and guide you to the path of success in exam.




See Below, in What Ways You will be Benefited by Eduncle’s Online Coaching:


You will get the CSIR NET Life Science Books in PDF format.


You can download the study materials easily and it’s all FREE!!


You will be provided with the eBooks for Life Sciences.


You can also get the complete CSIR NET Life Science study materials in pen drive form in case you are not able to take help online.


You will be able to obtain help through online lectures on each topic by our proficient faculties.



CSIR NET Life Science Question Paper for Previous Years



CSIR life science Previous PapersAfter 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 the previous year papers for CSIR NET Life Sciences.


You can download them for the following years with the help of the links provided against them.




S. No. Question Papers PDF Download
1. CSIR NET LS – June 2017 (to be updated soon) Download
2. CSIR NET LS – Dec 2016 Download
3. CSIR NET LS – June 2016 Download
4. CSIR NET LS – Dec 2015 Download
5. CSIR NET LS – June 2015 Download
6. CSIR NET LS – Dec 2014 Download
7. CSIR NET LS – June 2014 Download


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




CSIR NET Life Science Mock Test Series



CSIR life science Mock TestExperiences 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 provides you many online mock test series, go through them and practice more and more!


Below are the important topics for which you should practice mock tests !




1. Molecules and their Interaction Relevant to Biology
2. Cellular Organization 3. Fundamental Processes 4. Cell Communication and Cell Signaling
5. Developmental Biology 6. System Physiology – Plant 7. System Physiology – Animal
8. Inheritance Biology 9. Diversity of Life Forms 10. Ecological Principles
11. Evolution and Behavior 12. Applied Biology 13. Methods in Biology



Below, we are providing you the Modal Paper/Mock Test Paper for CSIR NET Life Science Paper covering all the topics mentioned above to practice and get an idea regarding the question paper pattern:







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Important Tips & Tricks for CSIR NET Life Science Exam



CSIR Life Science Important Tips



” The door of 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 here we are putting together the most important points to be kept in mind while taking a step towards the unique career opportunity.


Following the paper pattern of CSIR NET Life Science Exam, we are here 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. Topics 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. Topics 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



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Important Tips to be remembered while attempting 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 questions.


Choose wisely, that are easy.


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


Only Attempt 15 Question




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.


Only Attempt 35 Question*




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.


Only Attempt 25 Question*




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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 notresult you with some more addition in scores.




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


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