HOW TO START PREPARATION FOR MAHARASHTRA SET
Introduction to MAHARASHTRA SET
University of Pune conducts the State Eligibility test for
Assistant Professor [ A.P. ] post.
The exam is conducted twice a year in June/July and
The SET exam is conducted in languages, management, social
science subjects and Engineering graduation or post
graduation isn't included in this.
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Paper I: General Aptitude and Teaching research
This paper doesn't have any negative markings for
wrong answer. The question are on teaching and research,
pedagogy, general knowledge based questions. They can be
answered if you know about points like:
- Research - What is research ? Steps in Research.
- Teaching - learning process
- Teaching aids
- Evaluation systems
- Thesis writing, dissertation.
Other topics and suitable links:
|Administration and Environment
The questions are MCQ's with no
negative marking for wrong answers. The basic material for
study can be seen from below links. However the level of
questions is of post graduate nature and hence the below
material can't be the only source of information.
|Question papers and Answer keys
Introduction to MAHARASHTRA-SET
University Grants Commission has allowed state governments
to conduct the State eligibility exam for appointment to
Assistant Professorship in State colleges.
University of Pune conducts SET exam in Maharashtra.
Candidates who clear SET are eligible for Assistant
Professorship only in that respective state. They are not
eligible for Junior research Fellowship.
SET is conducted for following subjects only:
Marathi, Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Urdu
History, Economics, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology,
Political Science, Defence & strategic Studies, Home
Science, Library & Information Science, Journalism and
Mass Communication, Social Work,
Mathematical Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Physics,
Chemical Sciences, Life Sciences, Earth Atmospheric, Ocean
and Planetary Sciences, Geography, Computer Science &
Application, Electronic Science, Forensic Science, Commerce,
Management (including Business Admn. Mgt./Marketing/
Marketing Mgt./Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt./
Personnel Mgt./Financial Mgt./Co-operative Management),
Education & Physical Education.
|Number of Question
||60 out of which 50
question to be attempted
|1 hour 15 min
||50 compulsory questions
||1 hour 15 min
||75 compulsory questions
||2 hours 30 mins
Paper I: Teaching and research aptitude [Objective]
Paper II: Subject specific [Objective]
Paper III: Subject specific [Objective]
Note: No negative marking for wrong
A merit list will be prepared of those who have obtained
minimum marks as above. Then the top 15% of those shall be
eligible for Assistant Professors.
||General Paper on Teaching
& Research Aptitude
A candidate selected is eligible to become a Assistant
CONDITIONS OF ELIGIBILITY:
- Candidates should have a Masters degree with 55% marks.
- Candidates in final year of Masters are also eligible.
- Candidates should appear in area in which they have a
post graduate degree only.
- No age limit is there for this post.