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The 13th Gujarat State Eligibility Test will be conducted on 30th September 2018.NEW

::::: EXAMINATION STRUCTURE AND SCHEME:::::

  • GSET Examination will consist of two papers. Both the papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be held as under:
    Paper Marks Number of Question Duration
    I 100 50 questions all are compulsory 1 Hour (09:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M.) IST
    II 200 100 questions all are compulsory 2 Hours (11:00 A.M. to 01:00 P.M.) IST
  • Paper-I shall consist of 50 objective type compulsory questions each carrying 2 marks. The questions which will 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-II shall consist of 100 objective type compulsory questions each carrying 2 marks which will be based on the subject selected by the candidate.
  • All the questions of Paper – II will be compulsory, covering entire syllabi of earlier Paper II & Paper – III (including all electives, without options).
  • The candidate will have to mark the responses for questions of Paper – I and Paper – II on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Sheet provided.
  • There are no negative marks for incorrect answers.
  • There is no provision of re - evaluations of papers.
  • Provisions for persons with disability
  • For Visually Handicapped (VH) candidates, 20(Twenty) minutes compensatory time shall be provided for Paper – I and 40 (forty) minutes for Paper – II separately. They will also be provided the services of a scribe / writer who would be a graduate in a subject other than that of the candidate.
  • There is no provision of Test Booklets in Braille for Visually Handicapped (VH) candidates.
  • Those Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates who are not in a position to write in their own hand-writing can also avail these services by making prior request (at least one week before the date of GSET Examination) in writing to the GSET Agency office, Vadodara. Compensatory time and facility of scribe would not be provided to other Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates.
  • Syllabus of GSET Examination
  • Syllabus for GSET Examination will be the same as UGC / CSIR NET. Syllabi for all Gujarat SET (GSET) subjects can be downloaded from the GSET Website www.gujaratset.ac.in . GSET Agency, Vadodara will not send the syllabus to individual candidates.
  • PROCEDURE & CRITERIA FOR DECLARATION OF RESULT
    This will comprise of the following steps:
  • Step I: The number of candidates to be qualified (total slots) for Eligibility for Assistant Professor shall be equal to 6% of the candidates appeared in both the papers of GSET.
  • Step II: The total slots shall be allocated to different categories as per the reservation policy of Government of Gujarat.
  • Step III: In order to be considered for Eligibility for Assistant Professor, the candidate must have appeared in both the papers and secured at least 40% aggregate marks in both the papers taken together for General (Unreserved) category candidates and at least 35% aggregate marks in both the papers taken together for all candidates belonging to the reserved categories viz., SC, ST, SEBC (belonging to Non-Creamy Layer), PWD(PH/VH) and Transgender.
  • Step IV: The number of candidates to be declared qualified in any subject for a particular category is derived as per the following methodology illustrated below:

    Number of candidates to be declared qualified for Eligibility for Assistant Professor in the subject ‘Economics’ (say) for the Scheduled Caste (SC) category

    Number of candidates belonging to SC category who secure at least 35% aggregate marks in both the papers taken together for SC category for ‘Economics’

    (×)

    Total slots derived for SC category as per Step II

    (÷)

    Total number of candidates belonging to SC category over all subjects who secure at least 35% aggregate marks in both the papers taken together.

    In this example, The aggregate percentage of the two papers corresponding to the number of slots arrived at, shall determine the qualifying cut-off for Eligibility for Assistant Professor in ‘Economics’ for the SC category.
  • Similar allocation procedure is used for all subjects and categories.
  • It may be noted that the above qualifying criteria is final and binding..