UGC NET Notes/UGC NET Study Material, MCQs, Mock Tests, Practice Questions   Scroll down for UGC NET Notes On behalf of University Grants Commission (UGC), the National Eligibility Test (NET) is conducted for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for the Eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship & Assistant Professor...

What is Citizenship Amendment Act? Why some people are protesting against it? The new Citizenship law has spread a violent protest to several campuses in the country. The protests were against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which was cleared by the Union cabinet on 4 December 2019, and later passed by both houses of the Parliament turning the bill into...

Human Resource Management ( Code : 55) UGC NET Notes/Study Material UNIT 1 Principles and Practices of Management: Development of management Thought, Contributions of Taylor, Fayol, Mayo, Mary Parker Follett and C.I. Barnard. Behavioural Approach, Systems Approach, Quantitative Approach and Contingency Approach. Function of Management: Planning and Decision Making,...

UNIT 1 Principles and Practices of Management: Development of management Thought, Contributions of Taylor, Fayol, Mayo, Mary Parker Follett and C.I. Barnard. Behavioural Approach, Systems Approach, Quantitative Approach and Contingency Approach. Function of Management: Planning and Decision Making, Organising, Staffing, Directing, Controlling, Coordinating. Study...

Natural Hazards – Meaning, Types, Effects, Examples and Human Responses   Meaning of Natural Disaster/Natural Hazard A natural disaster is a natural event, such as an earthquake, flood, or hurricane, which negatively affects society, either through damage to property or through loss of life. A natural hazard is a disaster that has not yet occurred. Natural...

Biomedical Waste   Topics Covered What is biomedical waste/Medical Waste? Types of medical waste and their treatment and disposal Regulation and Management of Biomedical Waste/Medical Waste Guidelines for segregation of biomedical waste   Biomedical Waste/Medical Waste The wastes generated in hospitals, nursing homes, pathological laboratories, and research...

Air Pollution- Types, Sources and Effects   Air Pollution: Everything You Need to Know What are the types of Air Pollutants? What are Primary and Secondary Air Pollutants? What are the major Primary Air Pollutants, their sources and effects? What are the major Secondary Pollutants, their sources and effects?   Types of Air Pollutants Depending upon the generation...

Noise Pollution – Meaning, Measurement, Sources and Effects   Noise Pollution: Everything You Need to Know How is Noise Measured? What are the sources of Noise Pollution? What are the effects of Noise Pollution?   Noise Pollution – An Overview Noise has been well defined as “unwanted sounds” which is being “dumped” into the atmosphere...

Renowned Environmentalists of India Most Prominent Environmentalists of India/ 13 Environmentalists You Must Know/ Famous Environmentalists from India i. Salim Ali Salim Ali was an Indian ornithologist and naturalist; known as the “birdman of India”, Salim Ali was among the first Indians to conduct systematic bird surveys across India. He was instrumental in creating...

Soil Pollution – Meaning, Sources and Effects   Topics Covered i. Meaning of  Soil Pollution / Soil Contamination ii. Sources of Soil Pollution iii. Effects of Soil Pollution   Soil Pollution Meaning Unfavourable alteration of soil by addition or removal of substances and factors which decrease soil productivity, quality of plants and ground water...