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AP SET 2018 Notification,Key/Exam dates,Eligibility,Fee Payment,Online Application

AP SET 2018 Notification/Fee payment/Online Application

Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test (APSET-2018) for the Year 2018 will be conducted by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, in accordance with G.O.Ms.No.47 Higher Education (CE) Department for recruitment and promotions of Lectures/Assistant Professors in Degree Colleges as per the University Grant Commission Regulations for the year 2018. Eligible Candidates who wish to apply for APSET2018 may submit their applications through online mode (apset.net.in). The registration fee of Rs. 1000/(for General Category), Rs. 800/-(for B.C. category) and Rs. 500/-(for SC/ST/PH/VH category) be paid through payment gateway (Credit card/ Debit card/ Net banking).

The important dates are:
APSET Notification18th March 2018
Commencement of Submission of Online Applications26th March 2018
Last date for Submission of Online Applications Without Late Fee (Only Registration Fee)2nd May 2018
With a Late fee of Rs. 1,000 + Registration Fee10th May 2018
With a Late fee of Rs. 2,000 + Registration Fee21st May 2018
With a Late fee of Rs. 5,000 + Registration Fee ( Examination centre at Visakhapatnam only)6th June 2018
Date of examination1st July 2018
The examination is conducted in 6 regional centres namely, 1)Visakhapatnam 2)Rajamahendravaram (Rajamundry) 3)Guntur 4)Nellore 5)Ananthapur and 6) Thirupati.
The APSET-2017 examination is conducted in 31 subjects for which UGC has granted permission. The list of subjects is as follows:
1Archaeology12Hindi23Physical Education
2Anthropology13History24Political Sciences
3Chemical Sciences14Journalism & MassCommunication25Psychology
4Commerce15Law26Public Administration
5Computer Science &Applications16Linguistics27Sanskrit
6Economics17Life Sciences28Sociology
7Education18Library & InformationScience29Social work
8English19Management30Telugu
9Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences20Mathematical Sciences31Urdu
10Environmental Science21Philosophy
11Geography22Physical Sciences
The question paper -I which is common for all candidates appearing APSET will be bilingual (English and Telugu). Paper – II for the following subjects a) Commerce b) Economics c) Education d) History e) political Science f) Public administration g) Sociology and h) Social work will be bilingual (English and Telugu). All the remaining papers are in English only.
The syllabus prescribed by UGC-CSIR and UGC-NET for paper-I and Paper-II without negative marks be adopted for APSET. The Paper II & III are merged to become Paper-II.
Examination Pattern:
PaperMarksNumber of QuestionsDuration
I100501 Hour (09:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M.)
II2001002 Hours (11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.)
Paper-I shall 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-I shall consist of 50 objective type questions. Each question will carry 2 marks.
Paper-II shall consist of 100 objective type questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.
The candidate will have to mark the responses for questions of Paper – I and Paper -II on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Sheet provided along with the test booklet.
There is no negative marking.
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