SYLLABUS FOR MAHARASHTRA-SET


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.


Subjects


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,


Public Administration,


Mathematical Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Physics, Chemical Sciences, Life Sciences, Earth Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences, Geography, Computer Science & Application, Electronic Science, Forensic Science, Commerce, Law,


Management (including Business Admn. Mgt./Marketing/ Marketing Mgt./Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt./ Personnel Mgt./Financial Mgt./Co-operative Management), Education & Physical Education.


Examination


Paper
Marks
Number of Question
Duration
I 100 60  out  of  which  50
question to be attempted
1 hour 15 min
II 100 50 compulsory questions 1 hour 15 min
III 150 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 answers


Passing Marks


Category
Paper I
Paper II
Paper III
General 40% 40% 50%
OBC/SC/ST/PWD 35% 35% 40%


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.



Syllabus



No.
Subject Name
Syllabus
1 General Paper on Teaching
 & Research Aptitude
(Paper -I)
link
2 Political Science link
3 Public administration link
4 History link
5 Geography link
6 Economics link



Assistant Professor


A candidate selected is eligible to become a Assistant Professor.


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.