The UGC NET exam is a very popular exam especially among those candidates who have completed their Master's program. This exam paves the way for getting Junior research fellowships and lectureship as an assistant professor in colleges and Universities. Around 6 to 7 lakhs candidate appear for this exam every year. This increases the competition quotient of UGC NET Exam. Those candidates intending to qualify the UGC NET 2017 November session exam should get serious now. In order to qualify this exam student should be ready to work hard and consistently for a long period of time. The first and foremost step in this direction is to gather recommended study materials and books to prepare for the exam.
There are 3 papers in this examination. The paper 1 is a common mandatory paper for all candidates and paper 2 and paper 3 are meant for the respective chosen subjects by the candidates. The paper 1, plays a crucial role in giving the competitive edge to candidates over others. Hence it is suggested that a candidate should also prepare well for paper 1 along with paper 2 and paper 3.
Below we are listing some recommended study materials for paper 1 -
- Trueman's book for UGC NET/ SET for paper 1
- General paper 1 UGC NET / SET by Arihant Publications, Edition 2017
- CBSE UGC NET /SET/ SLET book by KVS Madaan, Pearson Publications
- Mcgraw Hill Publications 4 model test papers for UGC NET ICT
The Trueman's book for UGC NET is one of the most popular books among NET aspirants. This book is written in simple language which is easy to understand by students. Concepts are explained properly along with examples to make it understandable to students. Book by KVS Madaan of Pearson's publications enables students to develop an insightful understanding on various topics like research skills, teaching aptitude and general abilities. Similarly, Arihant publication’s book is important to read by students for paper 1, as it covers all important topics from the examination point of view. For practising McGraw Hill book is most useful for UGC NET Exam. It contains not only previous year question papers but also sample papers for practice by students.
For any competitive exam, studying the right books is the first vital step towards success. With these books, a candidate can assure his or her success.