Question Paper Pattern

It is divided into two papers, i.e. Paper-I and Paper-II.

Mode of test No. of Questions
Duration 2 Hours
No. of Questions for Paper-I 50 Objective Type
No. of Questions for Paper-II 50 Objective Type
Paper-I (Teaching and Research Aptitude) The Ph.D. paper 1 syllabus evaluates candidates on the basis of, teaching and research abilities, cognitive skills, comprehension, analysis, evaluation, reasoning, awareness of higher education processes, and the impact of human-environment interactions on quality of life. Click Here to Download Syllabus of Paper-I.
Paper-II (Programme wise) shall consist of multiple objective type compulsory questions based on the subject selected by the candidate.

  1. Paper I of Agriculture disciplines will consist of questions from basic agriculture
  2. Each question will carry 1 mark. There would be no negative marks for a wrong answer.


Syllabus will be as per UGC-NET, UGC-CSIR, GPAT and GATE. For more details, click on the relevant link in the following Table:

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