HPPSC SET Notification 2015 Exam Date HP State Eligibility Test 2015 Advertisement

HPPSC SET Notification 2015 - HP State Eligibility Test 2015 Advertisement Exam Date : Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (Authorized Agency) is going to conduct State Eligibility Test (SET) in the month of May/June 2016 (Sunday). It will be held for determining the Eligibility for recruitment to the post (s) of Assistant Professor (s) in universities and colleges located within the State of Himachal Pradesh. The test will be conducted in 19 subjects as listed below at various examination centres located at i.e. Shimla, Solan, Mandi and Kangra. Eligible candidates can apply online up to 17.12.2015. Below you can check important details of HPPSC SET 2015 Notification.

HPPSC SET 2015 Notification Exam date

Advertisement No. 5/2015.
Dated: 18.11.2015
List of Subjects for SET 2015:
1. Chemical Sciences
2. English
3. Life Sciences
4. Commerce
5. Economics
6. Geography
7. Hindi
8. History
9. Mathematical Sciences
10. Music
11. Physical Sciences
12. Physical Education
13. Sociology
14. Sanskrit
15. Political Science
16. Public Administration
17. Computer Science & Applications
18. Tourism Administration & Management
19. Mass Communication & Journalism

Age limit:
There is no upper age limit to apply for appearing in SET.

Eligibility of HP SET 2015:
Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree or equivalent examination from universities/institutions recognized by UGC in Humanities (including
languages) and Social Sciences, Computer Science & Applications, Electronic Science etc. are eligible for this Test. The Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Other Backward Classes (Non- creamy layer/ Persons with Disability (PWD) category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s degree or equivalent examination are eligible for this Test.

Benefits of SET :
The candidates who have cleared the State Eligibility Test (SET) accredited by UGC for eligibility for Assistant Professor(s) held prior to 1st, Dec, 2002 , are exempted from appearing in NET, being eligible to appear for Assistant Professor(s) anywhere in India. For SET held from 1st, Dec, 2002 onwards, the qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor(s)
only in the Universities/Colleges situated in the state from where they have cleared their SET.

HPPSC SET Exam Date 2016:

The Test will consist of three papers. All the three papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be held in the month of May/ June, 2016 (Sunday) one day in two separate sessions.

Application fee:
1. General - Rs. 700/-
2. Other Backward Class (Non-Creamy Layer) As per the Central /State List of OBC available on the NCBC website: www.ncbc.nic.in - Rs. 350/-
3. SC/ST/Person with Disability (PWD-Gen, PWD-SC, PWD-ST & PWD-OBC) - Rs.175/-

Candidates can pay requisite Examination Fee either through ‘e – Challan’ or through ‘e-payment’ option.

Syllabus of the test:
All questions of Paper-II and Paper-III will be compulsory, covering entire syllabus (including all electives, without options). The syllabi for all the subjects are that of UGC which can be downloaded from H.P. Public Service Commission’s website http://hp.gov.in/hppsc/. The syllabi can also be
downloaded from UGC website www.ugc.ac.in. This agency will not supply the copies of syllabus to the individual candidates. There is no negative marking for incorrect answers.
Incomplete Online Applications submitted without requisite examination fee, scanned photograph & scanned signatures of prescribed size, will be rejected straightway.
Check Complete HPPSC SET Syllabus

How to apply for HP SET 2015 Notification

Candidates are required to visit at http://hp.gov.in/hppsc/ and click the link to Apply Online. Detailed instructions for filling up Online Applications are available on the above mentioned website.
The candidates already registered with HPPSC for other examinations / test need not to register again and they may use said User ID and Password for applying online.

Apply online