Exams Date : Maharashtra State Eligibility Test – SET 2016

Maharashtra State Eligibility Test – SET 2016

Exam Scheme Application Form Syllabus

Savitribai Phule Pune University Conduct Maharashtra State Eligibility Test for Assistant Professorship in the State of  Maharashtra for the year 2016.

Maharashtra SET Eligibility

a) The candidates must have Master’s Degree recognized by U.G.C., in a subject of SET. 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 Association of Indian Universities ( AIU ), New Delhi ( www.aiuweb.org ).

( * Such candidates who qualify SET will be required to submit equivalence certificate from AIU, Immediately after the result of the SET examination )

b) The candidates other than SC / ST / OBC / SBC / DT / NT category, who have secured at least 55% marks ( without gracing or rounding off ) in Master’s or equivalent examination, are eligible for this test. OBC / SBC / DT / NT [ belonging to non-creamy layer ] and SC / ST/ PH / VH ( PH -Physically Handicapped. VH – ( Visually Handicapped i.e. Blind ) category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks ( without gracing or rounding off ) in Master’s or equivalent examination are eligible for this test.

c) The candidates who are studying in the first year of two years Masters Course or in first two semesters of a four semester’s course of Master’s Degree are not eligible to appear for this test.

d) Candidates who have appeared OR will be appearing at the qualifying ( final ) master’s degree examination and whose result is still awaited OR candidates whose examinations have been delayed may also apply for this Test. However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible to apply for the SET Examination. Such candidates who clear SET Examination will be issued the certificate after they have passed their Master’s Degree examination or equivalent examination with at least 55% marks ( 50% in case of SC / ST/ PH / VH and OBC / SBC / DT ( A ) / NT ( B ) / NT ( C ) / NT ( D ) [ belonging to non-creamy layer ] category candidates) and submit their P.G. Mark sheet within two years from the date of declaration of result of the SET examination.

e) The candidates of other States belonging to reserved categories except Goa State, shall be treated as Open category, as per rules of Maharashtra Government.

f) Candidates can appear for SET in the subject of their Post Graduation only e.g. Commerce : M.Com., Management : MBA, Environmental Science : M.Sc. Env. Sci., Life Science : M.Sc. Life Science / Botany / Zoology / Microbiology / Biotechnology etc., Home Science : M.Sc. Home Science.

g) Candidates should note that their candidature is provisional. Their candidature will be deemed final upon verification of eligibility condition with reference to the claims made in their application, after the result of SET examination.

h) A candidate who has already qualified SET in a subject, will not be allowed to appear again for the same subject in SET.

i) To apply for the SET there is no upper age limit.

j) As per the U.G.C. rules the candidates who have passed M.Sc. ( by Research ) are not eligible to appear for the SET.

k) The SET State Agency will not issue any mark sheet to qualified / not qualified candidates. The SET Unit will issue certificate to qualified candidates only on verification of the Eligibility documents immediately after the result of the SET examination.

Maharashtra SET Exemption ( Eligibility for Assistant Professorship ) 

Exemption from Maharashtra SET will be as per decisions taken by the U.G.C. and State Government from time to time.

Maharashtra SET & Post Graduation Subjects :

Presently the Maharashtra SET is being conducted in the 32 subjects mentioned in the following Table.



SET Subject

P.G. Course

P.G. Subject ( s )

01 01 Marathi M.A. Marathi
02 02 Hindi M.A. Hindi
03 03 English M.A. English
04 04 Sanskrit M.A. Sanskrit
05 05 Urdu M.A. Urdu
06 10 History M.A. History
07 11 Economics M.A. Economics
08 12 Philosophy M.A. Philosophy
09 13 Psychology M.A. Psychology
10 14 Sociology M.A. Sociology
11 15 Political Science M.A. Politics / Political Science
12 16 Defence & Strategic Studies M.A. Defence Studies/ Defence & Strategic Studies
13 17 Home Science M.Sc. / M.A. Home Science
14 18 Library & InformationScience M.Lib. Library Science / Library & Information Science
15 19 Journalism & Mass Communication M.A. Journalism & Mass Communication / Journalism
16 20 Social Work M.A. Social Work
17 21 Public Administration M.A. Public Administration
18 30 Mathematical Science M.Sc. / M.A. Mathematics / Statistics
19 31 Environmental Science M.Sc. Environmental Science
20 32 Physical Science M.Sc. Physics  / Physical Science  / Astrophysics
21 33 Chemical Science M.Sc. Chemistry / Chemical Science
22 34 Life Science M.Sc. / M.Tech  ( In Science Faculty ) Botany  /  Zoology  /  Microbiology / Life Science / Biotechnology /  Biochemistry / Virology  /  Bioinformatics
23 35 Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean & Planetary Science M.Sc. Geology
24 36 Geography M.A. / M.Sc. Geography
25 37 Computer Science & Application M.Sc. ( Comp. Sci. / I .T. )  / MCA ( Sci. / Mgmt. / Commerce ) /  MCS  ( Sci. Faculty  ) Computer Science & Application  / Computer Science
26 38 Electronic Science M.Sc. Electronic Science  / Instrumentation
27 39 Forensic Science M.Sc. Forensic Science
28 50 Commerce M.Com. Commerce
29 51 Management M.B.A. or Equivalent Degree in Management Faculty Management
30 60 Law LL.M. Law
31 70 Education M. Ed. / M.A. Education
32 71 Physical Education M.P.Ed. Physical Education

The candidates are allowed to appear for only one SET subject from the above table. However, the candidates who have already qualified in one subject will not be allowed to appear again for the same subject in Maharashtra SET.

Candidates have to appear for Maharashtra SET in the subject of their Post Graduation only. However, candidates whose post graduation subject is not covered in the list of subjects in Item No.4 may appear in a related subject as per the guidelines of U.G.C. ( NET ).

Contact Address :

Savitribai Phule Pune University,
Ganeshkhind, Pune-411007.
Telephone No : 020 – 25692527, 25601289, 25601290,
Fax No. : 020-25699250,
E-mail : setco@unipune.ac.in,
Website : http://setexam.unipune.ac.in.

Useful Links :

Apply Online : http://setexam.unipune.ac.in/Login.aspx

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