Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test 2019

Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test 2019 – The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission is conducting the State Eligibility Test to check the eligibility of candidates for appointment as Assistant Professor Posts. The test will be conducted in 22 subjects at various examination centers located at Dharamshala, Shimla, Solan, Mandi, Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Nahan, Una, Kullu and Chamba. The online application process for the State Eligibility Test (SET) is open and the last date to apply is December 30, 2019.


HP State Eligibility Test 2019 – Apply Before: 30 December 2019
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Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test 2019

hpset-detailsHimachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test is conducted every year by The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission as the State Agency of the Government of Himachal Pradesh. The candidate who qualifies the HPSET Exam would only be held eligible for being appointed as Assistant Professor in Universities/ Affiliated Colleges of Himachal Pradesh. The candidates must also fulfil other academic qualifications prescribed for Assistant Professor post by the UGC.

HPSET Exam 2019 Dates

It is necessary to remember important dates of HPSET 2019 so that you can apply for the test on time and also prepare for the test as per the schedule. The important dates of the test are given below:-

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HPSET 2019 Important Dates
Last day for Online Application Submission30th December 2019 (11:59 PM)
Date of ExaminationWill update soon

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HPSET Eligibility 2019

Candidates must ensure that they meet the following HPSET Eligibility Criteria before applying for the test. It is important to meet the eligibility criteria, failing which the application will be cancelled. Check detailed explanation of eligibility here.

HPSET Eligibility
  • Minimum Educational Qualification:-
    (i) Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks in Master’s Degree or equivalent examination from Universities/ Institution recognized by UGC in Humanities (including languages) and Social Sciences, Computer Science & Applications are eligible for HPSET. The Scheduled Caste (SC) of H.P. /Scheduled Tribe (ST) of H.P. /Other Backward Classes (Non- creamy layer of H.P./ Persons with Disability (PWD) of H.P. category candidates of H.P. who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree or equivalent examination are eligible for this test only.
    (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 the HPSET.
    (iii) The Ph.D. Degree holders whose Master’s level examination have been completed by 19-September-1991 shall be eligible for a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks for appearing in the exam.
    (iv) Candidates having post-graduate diploma/ certificate awarded by Indian University/ Institute or foreign degree/ diploma/ certificate awarded by Foreign University/ Institute should in their own interest, ascertain the equivalence of their diploma/ degree/ certificate with Master’s Degree of recognized Indian universities from Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi
  • Exemption (Eligibility for Assistant Professor):-
    (i) NET/ SET shall remain the minimum eligibility condition for the recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professors in Universities/ Colleges/ Institutions. Provided however that candidates, who are or have been awarded Ph.D. Degree, Shall be exempted from the minimum eligibility condition of NET/ SLET/ SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant professors.
    (ii) The candidates who have been cleared State Eligibility Test (SET) accredited by UGC for eligibility for Assistant Professor held prior to 1st, June 2002, are exempted from appearing in SET, being eligible to appear for Assistant professor(s) anywhere in India. For SET held from 1st, June 2002 onwards, the qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor(s) only in the Universities/ Colleges situated in the state from where they have cleared their SET.

HPSET Online Application

The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission has released the official notification for the HPSET 2019 on 10th December 2019 and finally, the wait is over for the candidates who wanted to apply for this test. The Online Application link has been activated and the willing candidates can apply online for the test by clicking on the below link mentioned.

Click Here to—>>Apply Online for HPSET 2019

HPSET Exam Pattern 2019

Every applicant who is going to appear for the HP State Eligibility Test must have knowledge about the Exam Pattern and Syllabus. Check Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test Exam Pattern with the latest syllabus. Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test will consist of two papers. Both the papers will consist of only objective type questions in two separate sessions.

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HPSET Syllabus 2019

The candidate’s selection will be done based on the performance in the HP State Eligibility Test conducted by the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission. We provide detailed HPSET Syllabus for the guidance of the candidates. To perform well in the exam we recommend you to go through all the topics and prepare accordingly.
Check:  HPSET Syllabus 2019

HPSET Admit Card 2019

The HPSET Hall Ticket will be released by the commission 7 days prior to exam day. No admit card will be sent to the candidates by post. The candidates can download the hall ticket from this page to check their venue of HPEST Exam as mentioned in the admit card and appear in the exam only at the given exam center. No candidate will be allowed to appear at the exam center without the hall ticket.

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HPSET Result 2019

Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test Result will be released as soon as the exam is held. Candidates can check the result here on this page by clicking on result link. Must visit this Page to check HPSET Result.
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Every competitive examination requires complete focus, hard work and dedication towards the studies. In order to score the acceptable marks in the exam, you need to cover the whole HPSET Syllabus as provided above. Start your preparation after checking the detailed exam pattern and syllabus only on Daily Naukri.