CSIR-UGC: Test For JRF & Eligibility For Lectureship - Syllabus

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research

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CSIR-UGC Test For Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Lectureship – 17th June, 2012

Syllabus of The Test:

The question paper shall be divided into three parts, (A, B & C) as per syllabus & Scheme of Exam.

  • Part 'A' shall be common to all subjects. This part shall contain questions pertaining to General Science, Quantitative Reasoning & Analysis and Research Aptitude.
  • Part 'B' shall contain subject-related conventional Multiple Choice questions (MCQs), generally covering the topics given in the syllabus.
  • Part 'C' shall contain higher value questions that may test the candidate's knowledge of scientific concepts and/or application of the scientific concepts. The questions shall be of analytical nature where a candidate is expected to apply the scientific knowledge to arrive at the solution to the given scientific problem.
  • Negative marking for wrong answers, wherever required, shall be applicable as per scheme of Exam.