Physical Science CSIR NET Answer Key 2013(II) December A B C D Series

Physical Science CSIR NET Answer Key 2013(II) December A B C D Series:

University Grants Commission’s National Eligibility Test Bureau conducted CSIR NET Physical Science Test for Joint CSIR-UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Lectureship on December 22, 2013.

University Grants Commission (UGC) – Nationality Eligibility Test Bureau together with Council of Scientific and Industrial Research conducted Joint CSIR-UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship And Eligibility for Lectureship on December 22, 2013. University Grants Commission will organize another Test for Junior Research Fellowship * Eligibility on 29.12.2013.

CSIR NET Physical Science Answer Key December 2013

CSIR National Educational Testing Bureau Physical Science Answer Key / Fully Solved Papers shall be published after the CSIR – UGC Test for JRF and Eligibility for Lectureship is held. We, at remain firm on bringing the update on the CSIR NET Physical Science Examination and Result soon after the University Grants Commission publishes information on its official portal.

Date & Scheme of the Test:

The single paper MCQ based test will be held on Sunday, the 22nd  December, 2013. The Multiple Choice Questions will comprise following six subjects, as here under:



(i) Life Sciences(ii) Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences(iii) Mathematical Sciences(iv) Chemical Sciences(v) Physical Sciences

(vi) Engineering Sciences






Morning Session 9.00AM-12.00 Noon

3 hrs

Afternoon Session 2.00 PM-5.00 PM

An Open All India Written Examination would be conducted at the 26 Test Centers all over India.

University Grants Commission will conduct National Educational Test on December 29, 2013 for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Assistant Professors also.

University Grants Commission shall organize Test at the aforesaid Centers across the country.

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 including Engineering Sciences. This part shall contain questions pertaining to General Aptitude with emphasis on Logical Reasoning, Graphical Analysis, Analytical and Numerical Ability, Quantitative Comparison, Series formation, Puzzles etc.

In Engineering Sciences, Part ‘B’ shall contain questions pertaining to Mathematics & Engineering Aptitude & Part ‘C’ shall contain subject related Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), generally covering the topics in the syllabus.

And for other disciplines:

# 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. Syllabus & Scheme of Exam of single MCQ Paper may be seen at CSIR website:

There are in all 95 subjects prescribed from which the candidates having opted for will be presented Question papers to attempt.

The Test will consist of three papers. All the three papers will consist of only Objective Type Questions and will be held on 29th December, 2013 (Sunday) in two separate sessions as under:




Number of Questions





60 out of which 50 question to be attempted 1¼ Hours (09.30 A.M. to 10.45 A.M.)



50 questions all are compulsory 1¼ Hours (10.45 A.M. to 12.00- Noon)



75 questions all are compulsory 2½ Hours (01.30 P.M. to 4.00 P.M.)

Procedure & Criteria for Declaration of Result:

This will comprise the following steps:

Step I:  Minimum marks to be obtained in NET for considering a candidate for the award of JRF and eligibility for Assistant Professor.

The candidates are required to obtain following minimum marks separately in Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III as given below:

 Minimum Marks (%) to be obtained


Paper I

Paper II

Paper III


40 (40%)

40 (40%)

75 (50 %)

OBC(Non-creamy layer)

35 (35%)

35 (35%)

67.5 (45 %) rounded off to 68


35 (35%)

35 (35%)

60 (40 %)

Step II: Amongst those candidates who have cleared step I, a merit list will be prepared subject-wise and category-wise using the aggregate marks of all the three papers secured by such candidates.

Step III: Top 15% candidates (for each subject and category), from the merit list mentioned under step II, will be declared NET qualified for eligibility for Assistant Professor only.

Step IV: A separate merit list for the award of JRF will be prepared from amongst the NET qualified candidates figuring in the merit list prepared under step III.

It may be noted that the above qualifying criteria decided by UGC is final and binding.

For Persons with Disability (Visually Challenged candidates) thirty minutes’ compensatory time shall be provided separately for paper-I and Paper-II. For paper-III, forty five minutes’ compensatory time shall be provided. They will also be provided the services of a scribe who would be a graduate in a subject other than that of the candidate. Those Persons with Disability (Physically Challenged) candidates who are not in a position to write in their own hand-writing can also avail these services by making prior request (at least one week before the date of UGC-NET) in writing to the Coordinator of the NET Coordinating Institution. Compensatory time and facility of scribe would not be provided to other Persons with Disability (Physically Challenged) candidates.The facility of Scribe is applicable only for candidates with disability of 40% or more.The candidate has the discretion of opting for his/her own scribe or has to request the Coordinator of the Coordinating Institution for the same in writing at least one week in advance of the test. In such instances the candidate is allowed to meet the scribe a day before the examination so as to verify whether the scribe is suitable or not. Those candidates who opt for their own scribe have to produce the scribe before the Coordinator along with her/his certificates of educational qualifications at least one day before the test.Syllabus of Test
All questions of Paper-II and Paper-III will be compulsory, covering entire syllabus (including all electives, without options). Syllabi for all NET subjects can be downloaded from the UGC Website and are also available in the libraries of all Indian Universities. UGC will not send the syllabus to individual candidates.In case of any discrepancy found in the English and Hindi versions, the questions in English version shall be taken as final.

Examination Centers

The test will be held at 26 Centers spread all over India, as specified below:

Bangalore, Bhavnagar, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Guntur, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Imphal, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Karaikudi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Nagpur, Pilani, Pune, Raipur, Roorkee, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur and Varanasi. keeps monitoring all forms of information published by University Grants Commission in respect of Junior Research Fellowship And Eligibility for Lectureship as well as Junior Research Fellowship And Eligibility for Assistant Professors. It continues to be our endeavor to upload maximum information for the convenience of the UGC NET Junior Research Fellowship And Eligibility for Lectureship as well as Junior Research Fellowship And Eligibility for Assistant Professor.

We would bring information on detailed syllabi, Previous Years’ NET Question Paper, Fully Solved Papers; General Paper I, Paper II & Paper III, Aptitude Test, Final Answer Key, Fully Solved Paper, Model Test Paper, Set wise Paper (in A,B,C,D series), We have already provided update on UGC prescribed Minimum Qualifying Marks / Cut off for General, OBC,(Non-creamy Layer) and PWD/SC/ST categories.

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  1. amrita jha December 31, 2013

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