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The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara conducts the Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET) for Lectureship / Assistant Professor. Currently GSET is conducting test in Twenty Three (23) subjects at Six (6) Examination Centers spread across the Gujarat State. 
Subject Code - Subject Name:-
01 Mathematical Science
02 Physical Science
03 Chemical Science
04 Life Science
05 Hindi
06 Gujarati
07 Sanskrit
08 History
09 Sociology
10 Economics
11 Political Science
12 English
13 Education
14 Psychology
15 Library and Information Sciences
16 Law
17 Commerce
18 Management
19 Computer Science and Applications
20 Physical Education
21 Philosophy
22 Home Science
23 Geography
Gujarat SET 2018 Eligibility:-
Only those candidates are eligible to appear in the GSET who have completed / are studying in the final year or semester of a UGC specified Master’s degree.
The candidates of other States, i.e. other than Gujarat State, belonging to reserved category shall be treated as General category candidates.
Candidates are required to appear for GSET in the subject of their Post Graduation only. In case the subject of a candidate is not included in the list of GSET subjects, the candidates may appear in UGC NET / UGC – CSIR NET which is held twice a year.
The candidates must have Master’s Degree recognized by U.G.C., in a subject of GSET. The candidates having Post Graduate diploma / certificate awarded by Indian University/Institute or Foreign degree / diploma / certificate awarded by the Foreign University / Institute should in their own interest, ascertain the equivalence *of their diploma / degree / certificate, with Master's degree of recognized Indian Universities from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi (www.aiu.ac.in) (* Such candidates who qualify SET will be required to submit equivalence certificate from AIU, immediately after the result of the SET examination)
Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from universities/institutions recognised by UGC (on the website:https://www.ugc.ac.in in Sciences, Humanities (including languages) and Social Science, Computer Science & Applications are eligible for GSET Examination. The Socially and Educationally Backward Class (SEBC) belonging to Non-Creamy Layer / Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe (ST) / PwD (PH - Physically Handicapped / VH - Visually Handicapped) category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s degree or equivalent examination are eligible for GSET Examination.
Candidates who have appeared OR will be appearing in the final year / semster at the qualifying Master’s degree examination and whose result is still awaited OR candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for GSET Examination. However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible for eligibility of Assistant Professor only after they have passed their Master’s degree examination or equivalent with at least 55% marks (50% marks in case of Socially and Educationally Backward Class (SEBC) belonging to non-creamy layer / SC/ST/PwD(PH/VH) category candidates). Such candidates must complete their Master’s degree examination within two years from the date of declaration of result of GSET Examination with required percentage of marks, failing which they will be treated as disqualified.
Those candidates who are studying in the first year of two years course or in first two semesters of a four semester’s course or in first four semesters of a six semester’s course of Master's Degree cannot appear for this GSET Examination.
The Ph.D. degree holders whose Master’s level examination had been completed by 19th September, 1991 (irrespective of date of declaration of result) shall be eligible for a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks (i.e., from 55% to 50%) for appearing in the GSET Examination.
Candidates belonging to third gender in other words transgender would be eligible to draw the same relaxation in fee, age and qualifying criteria for GSET as are available to SC/ST/PwD(PH/VH) categories. The subject wise cut-offs for this category should be the lowest among those for SC/ST/PwD(PH/VH)/SEBC –NCL categories in the corresponding subject.
The Reservation policy for GSET examination is as per the Gujarat Government. Central Government OBC certificate is not acceptable from the candidates belonging to SEBC of Gujarat State.
Candidates are neither required to send any certificate / documents in support of their eligibility nor printout of their Application Form to Gujarat State Eligibility Test office, Vadodara. However the candidates, in their own interest, must satisfy themselves about their eligibility for GSET Examination. In the event of any ineligibility being detected by GSET / UGC at any stage, their candidature will be cancelled, the award / certificate will be withdrawn and they shall be liable for legal action.
Candidates belonging to SC / ST / PwD(PH/VH) / SEBC (Cast Certificate along with latest Non - Creamy Layer certificate) category must possess Valid Category Certificate issued by competent authority of Gujarat state and certificates related to PwD(PH/VH). Therefore, the candidates, in their own interest, must satisfy themselves about their eligibility for GSET Examination. In the event of any ineligibility being detected by GSET / UGC at any stage, their candidature will be cancelled, GSET certificate will be withdrawn and they shall be liable for legal action.
Candidates should note that their candidature is provisional. The mere fact that Online Application Form and Examination Fee accepted and Hall Ticket issued to a candidate will not imply that GSET Agency has accepted his / her candidature. Their candidature will be deemed final only upon verification of eligibility conditions with reference to the claims made in their application, after the result of GSET Examination. In the event a candidate being found ineligible at any stage for the award due to any reason (including unintentional computer error or printer’s devil etc.), he / she will be declared as not-qualified in GSET Examination and GSET certificate will be withdrawn.
GSET Agency will not issue any mark sheet to qualified / not-qualified candidates. The GSET Agency will issue E- Certificate to the qualifying candidates only on verification of the Eligibility Documents immediately after the result of the GSET Examination.
There is no upper age limit applying in GSET for eligibility of Assistant Professor.
Exemption from GSET will be as per decisions taken by the UGC and Government of Gujarat from time to time.


Gujarat SET Registration / Application Form

GSET 2018 Application Form / Registration:
Apply online at website:- https://www.gujaratset.ac.in from 09.04.2018 to 15.05.2018.
Fee -
General / Socially and Educationally Backward Class (SEBC Non-creamy layer) Candidates - Rs. 800/-
SC / ST / PWD(PH/VH) / Transgender Candidates - Rs. 700/-
Candidate has to visit the State Bank of India website for fee payment. Examination fee can be paid only through online mode by Net Banking / Credit Card / Debit Card using SB Collect facility of State Bank of India at the following link on State Bank of India website: https://www.onlinesbi.com/prelogin/icollecthome.htm?corpID=880773.
The detailed instruction for fee payment are available on website : www.gujaratset.ac.in

Gujarat SET Exam Dates

Gujarat SET 2018 Date:- 30th September 2018.

Centre Code - Centre Name
01 Vadodara
02 Ahmedabad
03 Rajkot
04 Surat
05 Patan
06 Bhavnagar

Gujarat SET Syllabus

Gujarat SET 2018 Syllabus:-

Syllabus for GSET Examinaiton will be the same as UGC / CSIR NET. 

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Paper Pattern

Gujarat SET 2018 Pattern:-

I - 100 marks - 50 questions all are compulsory - 1 Hour (09:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M.) IST
II - 200 marks - 100 questions all are compulsory - 2 Hours (11:00 A.M. to 01:00 P.M.) IST
Paper-I shall consist of 50 objective type compulsory questions each carrying 2 marks. The questions which will be of general nature, intended to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate.
Paper-II shall consist of 100 objective type compulsory questions each carrying 2 marks which will be based on the subject selected by the candidate.
All the questions of Paper – II will be compulsory, covering entire syllabi of earlier Paper II & Paper – III (including all electives, without options).
The candidate will have to mark the responses for questions of Paper – I and Paper – II on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Sheet provided.
There are no negative marks for incorrect answers.
There is no provision of re - evaluations of papers.


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Gujarat SET Notification

Gujarat SET 2018 Notification:-

Apply online at website:- https://www.gujaratset.ac.in from 09.04.2018 to 15.05.2018.
Gujarat SET 2018 Date - 30th September 2018.

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