Himachal Pradesh SET 2013 Apply Online www.hp.gov.in/hppsc : The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) is going to conduct SET ( State Eligibility Test) 2013 in the month of September/October 2013 for for determining the Eligibility for Lectureship in universities and colleges located within the State of Himachal Pradesh. The test will be conducted in 19 subjects listed below at various examination centres located at Shimla, Solan, Mandi and Dharamshala. Eligible candidates who wish to apply for this test are required to apply online through official website of HPPSC (www.hp.gov.in/hppsc) on or before 18.06.2013. Other Details Himachal Pradesh SET (State Eligibility Test) 2013 are given below.
Name of Test : Himachal Pradesh SET 2013
For : Determining the Eligibility for Lectureship in universities and colleges.
Subject For TEst :
1. Chemical Sciences
3. Life Sciences
9. Mathematical Sciences
11. Physical Sciences
12. Physical Education 13. Sociology
15. Political Science
16. Public Administration
17. Computer Application
18. Tourism Administration & Management
19. Journalism & Mass Communication
Test Date : September / October 2013
Eligibility Criteria for SET 2013
Age Limit : No upper age limit to apply for SET.
i) Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without roundingoff) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from
universities/institutions recognised by UGC in Humanities (including languages) and Social Sciences, Computer Science & applications, Electronic Science etc. are eligible for this Test. The Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Persons with Disability (PWD) category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s degree or equivalent examination are eligible for this Test.
ii) Candidates who have appeared OR will be appearing at the qualifying Master’s degree (final year) examination and whose result is still awaited OR candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for this Test. However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible for Lectureship only after they have passed their Master’s degree examination or equivalent with at least 55% marks (50% marks in case of SC/ST/PWD (Persons with disability) category candidates). Such candidates must complete their P.G. degree examination within two years from the date of SET result with required percentage of marks, failing which they shall be treated as disqualified.
iii) 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 SET
iv) Candidates are advised to appear in the subject of their post-graduation only. In case the subject of a candidate is not included in the list of SET subjects, the candidate may appear in UGC NET/UGC-CSIR NET which is held twice a year.
v) Candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC(Non-creamy layer) PWD category are required to submit attested copy of the category certificate along with online printout of their Application Forms (obtained while applying on-line). Other candidates are not required to submit any certificates/documents in support of their eligibility alongwith printout of their Application Form. Therefore, the candidates, in their own interest, must satisfy themselves about their eligibility for the Test. In the event of any ineligibility being detected by the Commission at any stage, their candidature will be cancelled and they shall be liable for legal action.
vi) 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 degree/ diploma/certificate with Master’s degree of recognized Indian universities from Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi. (www.aiuweb.org).
Application Fee :
Candidates who wish to apply for SET are required to pay y fee of Rs. 500/- for General category and Rs. 125/- for S.C. / S.T. / OBC/PWD categories by cash at any branch of Punjab National Bank, through a challan generated through the above website.
How to apply :
Eligible candidates are required to apply online through official website of HPPSC (www.hp.gov.in/hppsc) on or before 18.06.2013.
Last Date for receipt of Online application : 18.06.2013
For more Details please visit official website of HPPSC : www.hp.gov.in/hppsc