**CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences** – We will discuss in this page about CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics) syllabus, exam pattern, books and preparation tips.

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## About CSIR NET Exam

CSIR-UGC NET Exam is a national level examination being conducted to determine the eligibility of Indian nationals **for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and for Lectureship (LS) /Assistant Professor **in Indian universities /colleges subject to the eligibility criteria laid down by UGC.

Generally CSIR NET exam is conducted in the month of June and December.

Earlier the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (**CSIR**) was conducting the CSIR NET exam. Now they have given the responsibility of conducting CSIR NET to **NTA** (National Testing Agency).

NTA will conduct Computer Based Test (CBT) for following subjects:

- Mathematical Sciences
- Physical Sciences (Physics)
- Life Sciences
- Chemical Sciences
- Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences

The aspirants who are wishing to pursue their career as a Researcher or Lecturer in Mathematics or related fields may appear in the CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Exam.

Please read the complete article for detailed information of CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences which will be helpful in your preparation for the Exam.

## Career Scope After Qualifying CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences

Various scopes after you qualify the CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Exam.

### Researcher

After qualifying the Cut off for Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) of CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Exam you can apply for PhD Admission or Research Fellows in different institutes/ Universities / Labs.

- Researcher in CSIR Labs
- PhD from IISc Bangalore
- PhD from IITs
- PhD from IISER
- PhD from Central Universities
- PhD from State Universities
- Join Any CSIR or DST Funded Project
- Get Direct Appointment in PSUs

### Lectureship (LS) /Assistant Professor

After qualifying the Cut off for Lectureship (LS) of CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Exam you can apply for Lectureship in different institutes/ Universities.

## CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the exam make sure that you fulfill all the required conditions for appearing in the exam.

### Essential Educational Qualifications

**Qualifying Degrees**

- M.Sc.
- Integrated BS-MS
- BS-4 Years
- B.Tech
- B.Pharma
- MBBS or Equivalent

**Qualifying Marks**

Candidate should qualified the above degrees with atleast 55% aggregate marks for General (UR)/General-EWS and OBC candidates and 50% for Persons with SC/ST, Disability (PwD) candidates.

**Age Limit**

**For JRF –** 28 Years ( relaxable up to 5 years in case of SC/ST/Persons with Disability(PwD)/ female applicants and 03 years in case of OBC (Non Creamy Layer) applicants)

**For LS –** No Age Limit

To know the dates and application process – **CSIR NET**

## CSIR NET Mathematics Exam Pattern

CSIR NET Mathematics question paper will consist of **three parts –**

- Part A
- Part B
- Part C

**Part A** comprises the questions from General Aptitude and General Science.

**Part B** and **Part C** will be based on the questions from CSIR NET Mathematics Syllabus.

**Table for CSIR NET Mathematics Exam Details –**

Mode of Exam | Online |

Total Marks | 200 |

Time | 3 Hours |

Total Number of Questions | 120 |

Number of Questions to be Attempted | 60 |

**Check out the below table for CSIR NET Mathematics Exam Pattern (Section Wise)–**

Sections | No. of Ques. Given | No. of Ques. to be Attempted | Marks for Correct Answer | Marks | Negative Marking (1/4) |

PART-A | 20 | 15 | 2 | 30 | 0.5 |

PART-B | 40 | 25 | 3 | 75 | 0.75 |

PART-C | 60 | 20 | 4.75 | 100 | 0 |

## CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Cutoff Marks

There will be separate Cutoff for JRF and LS in CSIR NET Mathematical Science Exam.

Cutoff will be for overall marks obtained in three sections and there is no sectional Cutoff.

To check the previous year’s Cutoff marks visit – **CSIR NET Cutoff**.

## CSIR NET General Aptitude Syllabus

Syllabus for General Aptitude section is common for all subjects of CSIR NET Exam.

This section contains questions from **General Science**, **Quantitative Reasoning & Analysis** and **Research Aptitude**.

For complete details of this section and syllabus pdf visit – **CSIR NET General Aptitude**

## CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Syllabus

**Structure of CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Syllabus**

UNIT – I | AnalysisLinear Algebra |

UNIT – II | Complex AnalysisAlgebraTopology |

UNIT – III | Ordinary Differential Equations (ODEs)Partial Differential Equations (PDEs)Numerical AnalysisCalculus of VariationsLinear Integral EquationsClassical Mechanics |

UNIT – IV | Descriptive StatisticsExploratory Data Analysis |

All students are expected to answer questions from Unit I.

Students in mathematics are expected to answer additional question from Unit II and III.

Students with in statistics are expected to answer additional question from Unit IV.

For detailed Syllabus Visit – **CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Syllabus**

## CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Books and Study Material

Choose best Study Material and Books which will be very useful for you in qualifying the exam.

Check **Books for CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences** **Preparation & Study Material**

## CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Previous Years Question Paper PDF

Previous years questions papers will be very useful for understanding the exam pattern, finding important topics and for practice.

Here at **Zero Vigyan Mathematics** we provide the previous year’s question papers of CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences and Mock Test Papers.

Check here the **CSIR NET Mathematical Sciences Previous Years** **Question Papers**