Preparation Tips for UGC CBSE NET Economics

CBSE now conducts NET Exam and there are three papers in all.

  • Paper - I is General Paper for all – includes Teaching & Research Aptitude and is a common exam which consists of a total of 100 marks with 50 questions

  • Paper II on sociology consists of 100 Marks with 50 questions

  • Paper III on sociology consist 150 marks with 75 questions

All papers are most important because to qualify in next papers you have to score up to sectional cutoff.

Note: There is no negative marking so candidates have to attempt all questions.

For Postal course for Paper I check out: Examrace CBSE NET Paper 1 Postal Course

Here is some preparation Tips for UGC CBSE NET Economics in 3 simple steps:

This Tips will helps you to get quality Marks particularly for Economics after clearing paper I

Step 1: Make time table for preparation

  • First off all make time table and allot 100 day for preparation of Paper I & II.

  • According to this timetable, divide each topic week wise.

  • Look at the syllabus for Economics - CBSE NET

  • Check out the extensive booklist available at Examrace for Economics Subject

  • During preparation time, make summary notes for each and every topic

  • Don’t waste time to deciding which topic is most important and which is not, give equal attention to each topic

  • If possible Make List of week with topic you allotted and one extra column which is about you successfully completed this topic or not, Because it will helps you later when you revise syllabus (it’s silly but try it)

  • Do not depends on just one material try to get more and more information from different books, Wikipedia , various blogs and websites and video tutorials.

  • You can also refer

    • Economics for UGC-NET / SLET and Other Competitive by K. R. Gupta

    • UGC NET/SLET Economics Guide Paper II & III by Sanjay Kumar

Step 2: Solve previous year paper

  • After completion of preparation it’s not over here, it’s just first step. Next step is evaluation of your preparation which is done by solving previous year papers.

  • Spend at list one week time for this paper solving section, because you will get better idea about your preparation week area and paper pattern.

  • Past year papers for more than 10 years are available at Paper II and III Past Papers for Economics

Step 3: Revision

  • After gathering your weakness next step is revision.

  • Same as above allot at list 1 to 2 weeks for revision and in this days go through all the notes which you prepare and week topics gathered in paper solving.

  • Also check reviews for each topic you have made and study according to that.

Important Topics for Economics according to Paper II and Paper III Section-wise Classification

  • Single Equation Linear Model

  • Theory of Consumer Behavior and Theory of Firms

  • Growth and Productivity Trends in Indian Agriculture

  • Planning and Economic Development

  • The Rise and fall of Bretton-Wood and emerging International Monetary System.