How to Apply online for APSET 2020 and Submit Online application form up to September 19. Andhra University has released an exam notification that APSET 2020 Exam will be conducted on 20-12-2020 this year.
And the registration has been started from August 14. The exam will be held in 31 subjects. Candidates are advised to submit their applications at the official website of the APSET.
The APSET exam is conducted for recruitment and promotions of Lecturers or Assistant Professors in Degree Colleges as per the University Grant Commission Regulations (UGC) for the year 2020.
APSET Application Form 2020 – Details
|Name Of The Application||APSET Application Form 2020|
|Inviting University Name||Andhra University|
|Application Level||State Level|
|Name Of The Department||Higher Education Department|
|Starting Date To Apply||14-08-2020|
|Closing Date To Apply||05-10-2020|
|Mode Of Application||Online|
|For Admission Into||Assistant professor/ Lecturer post|
APSET 2020 will be held in Visakhapatnam, Rajamundry, Guntur, Nellore, Ananthapur, and Tirupati. The last date to apply for the APSET exam is 05-10-2020.
Candidates who want to appear for the examination can apply through the official site till the last date. The University has released the examination date as well. The examination will be conducted as per the announced date in the state at various centers.
There are 30 subjects included in the list of the examination. Read below to check for more information on important dates, eligibility criteria and more.
APSET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Educational Qualification: Candidates who have secured at least 55 percent in Master’s Degree or equivalent examination from universities/institutions recognized by UGC are eligible for this Test.
Candidates who are pursuing their Master’s degree or equivalent course or candidates who have appeared for their qualifying Master’s degree (final year) examination and whose result is still awaited or candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for this test.
However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible for award of eligibility for Assistant Professor only after they have passed their Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination with at least 55% marks. Check Official Notification for details.
APSET 2020 Exam Pattern: The exam will be bilingual and there will be no negative marking The exam will comprise of two papers: Paper 1 will consist of 50 objective type questions to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate; Paper 2 will carry 100 subject-specific objective questions.
APSET comprises of two papers- Paper I will have 50 questions of 100 marks. The time duration is 1 hour from 9.30 am to 10.30 am. Paper-II will have 100 questions of 200 marks and time duration is for 2 hours from 11 am to 1 pm. Candidates will have to mark the responses for questions of Paper – I and Paper – II on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Sheet provided along with the test booklet.
The syllabus prescribed by UGC-CSIR and UGC NET for paper-I and Paper-II without negative marks will be adopted for APSET. Paper-II & III are combined together to become Paper-II.
Check List: For certificate verification, the following original certificates are to be produced in person.
- S.S.C/ Equivalent certificate in proof of Date of Birth
- P.G.Pass certificate (Provisional /Original Degree(OD) Certificate)
- Note: Candidates who are studying PG final year are to be produced a Study Certificate from the Head of the Institution
- PG Marks Statements of all Semesters
- Latest Caste Certificate
- Physically Handicapped Certificate (for PWD Candidates).
- Filled-in Proforma for verification Download Certificate Verification Proforma
- One Passport Size Photograph.
APSET 2020 Application Fee:
Eligible candidates who want to apply for the examination will have to apply via online mode. The registration fees are Rs 1200/- for general category, Rs 1000/- for Backward class category and Rs 700/- for SC/ST/PWD category. The application fees must be paid either through credit card, debit card or via net banking. Candidates can check for more details from the official site of Andhra University.
For general category candidates: Rs. 1200/-
For the B.C. category: Rs. 1000/-
For SC/ST/PH/VH category: Rs. 700/-
Fees must be paid through credit card or debit card or net banking
How to Apply online for APSET
Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test (AP SET) for selection and promotion of lecturers, assistant professors in universities and degree colleges will be held on December 20. Candidates who wish to appear for the exam can fill and submit the application forms available online till 05-10-2020.
APSET is conducted by the Andhra University and this year it will be held at 8 regional centres: Vishakhapatnam, Rajahmundry, Guntur, Nellore, Ananthapur, Tirupati, Kadapa and Kurnool. Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree from universities recognised by UGC are eligible to appear for APSET.
APSET 2020 Applications should be submitted through online mode only. The Registration fee for online submission and late fee, if applicable may be paid through payment gateway(Credit card/ Debit card/ Net Banking).
Applications have to be submitted Online:
Step 1: Candidate seeking admission to the (APSET-2020) must apply online only on the APSET website: ( https://apset.net.in/home.aspx)
Step 2: Before applying Online, the candidates must possess the scanned images as below: Passport size photograph in JPG format of minimum 20 kb to 40 kb. The dimension of the photograph should be 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height). Signature in JPG format of minimum 5kb to 20 kb. The dimension of the signature should be 3.5 cm (width) x 1.5 cm (height).
Caste Certificate in JPG format of minimum 50 kb to 300kb
Step 3: After filling all the details for applying online for SET the candidates have to pay the examination fee either by credit/debit card.
Step 4: The candidates are required to bring a photo identity card along with their printout of online admission card on the day of examination.
Step 5: Before applying Online, candidates are advised to go through detailed notification available on the APSET website: www.telanganaset.org Please note that Fee submitted through any other mode like Money Order, Demand Draft, IPO, etc. will be summarily rejected.
Step 6: In order to avoid the last-minute rush, the candidates are advised to apply early enough. APSET will not be responsible for network problems or any other problem of this nature in submission of online application during the last days.
APSET 2020 Important dates
- APSET Notification: 9th August 2020
- Commencement of Submission of Online Applications: 14th August 2020
- Last date for Submission of Online Applications Without Late Fee (Only Registration Fee): 05-10-2020
- With a Late fee of Rs. 1,000+Registration Fee: 12-10-2020
- With a Late fee of Rs. 2,000+Registration Fee: 21-10-2020
- With a Late fee of Rs. 5,000+Registration Fee (Examination centre at Visakhapatnam only): 11-11-2020
- Downloading of Hall Ticket: 12-12-2020
- Date of Examination: 20th December 2020