Q- What will be the Exam Scheme of Engineering Sciences Exam being held in December CSIR UGC NET ?


Answer : The Engineering Sciences Exam , which has been introduced for the first time in the CSIR UGC NET December 2015 will have the following pattern:

Single Paper Test having Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) is divided in three parts

Part ‘A’: This part shall carry 20 questions pertaining to General Aptitude with Emphasis on Logical Reasoning Graphical Analysis, Analytical and Numerical Ability, Quantitative Comparisons, Series Formation, Puzzles etc

The candidates shall be required to answer any 15 questions

Each question shall be of two marks

The total marks allocated to this section shall be 30 out of 200

Part ‘B’: This part shall contain 25 questions related to Mathematics and Engineering Aptitude

Candidates shall be required to answer any 20 questions

Each question shall be of 3.5 marks

Total marks allocated to this section shall be 70 out of 200

Part ‘C’: Shall contain subject related question of the following 7 subject areas

 Computer Science and Information Technology; Electrical Science; Electronics; Materials Science; Fluid Mechanics; Solid Mechanics; Thermodynamics

Each subject area will carry 10 questions

Candidates shall be required to answer any 20 questions out of a total of 70 questions

Each question shall be of 5 marks

The total marks allocated to this part shall be 100 out of 200

There will be negative marking @ 25% for each wrong answer

To enable the candidates to go through the questions, the question paper booklet shall be distributed 15 minutes before the scheduled time of the exam

The answer sheet (OMR sheet) shall be distributed at the scheduled time of the exam

Related Links:

CSIR introduces new subject Engineering Sciences in December 2014 NET Exam

CSIR UGC NET Engineering Sciences Syllabus