Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission State Eligibility Test (SET)
Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test (SET) 2013 Notification
The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (Authorised Agency) announces holding of State Eligibility Test (SET) in the month of September/October 2013 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.
Age Limit: There is no upper age limit to apply for lectureship eligibility
Application Fee: Candidates applying for the test are required to pay 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.
Subject For SET:
1. Chemical Sciences 2. English 3. Life Sciences 4. Commerce 5. Economics 6. Geography 7. Hindi 8. History 9. Mathematical Sciences 10. Music 11. Physical Sciences 12. Physical Education 13. Sociology 14. Sanskrit 15. Political Science 16. Public Administration 17. Computer Application 18. Tourism Administration & Management
19. Journalism & Mass Communication.
HP SET 2013 Scheme & Date of Test : The test will consist of three papers. All the three papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be held in the month of September/October, 2013 one day in two separate sessions.
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. Sixty (60) multiple choice questions of two marks each will be given, out of which the candidate would be required to answer any fifty (50). In the event of the candidate attempting more than fifty questions, the first fifty questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated.
Paper-II shall consist of 50 objective type compulsory questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.
Paper-III will consist of 75 objective compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks. All questions of Paper-II and Paper-III will be compulsory, covering entire syllabus (including all electives, without options.)
How To apply: Candidates are required to apply online at official website t www.hp.gov.in/hppsc on or before 18.06.2013