KSET 2013 Scheme: The Test will consist of three papers. The test for all the three papers will consist of only MULTIPLE-CHOICE questions. The test will be held on 08th December 2013 (SUNDAY), in two separate sessions as mentioned below:
Paper 1, consists 60 questions for 100 marks, out of which 50 questions, to be attempted with in time duration 1 ¼ Hours (09.30 A.M to 10.45 P.M).
Paper 2, consists 50 questions for 100 marks, all are compulsory, to be attempted with in time duration of 1 ¼ Hours (10.45 P.M to 12.00 Noon)
Paper 3, consists 75 questions for 150 marks, all are compulsory, to be attempted with in time duration of 2 hours 30 Minn (01.30 P.M to 4.00 P.M).
SUBJECTS : The list of 32 subjects for which examination will be conducted by K-SET along with their respective codes and the medium of question paper setting is given below:
Subject Code Subject Medium of Question Paper
01 Commerce English & Kannada
02 Kannada Kannada
03 Economics English & Kannada
04 English English
05 Political Science English & Kannada
06 History English & Kannada
07 Sociology English & Kannada
08 Geography English & Kannada
09 Hindi Hindi
10 Management English & Kannada
11 Tourism and Administration English & Kannada
12 Education English & Kannada
13 Library & Information Science English
14 Mass Communication & Journalism English & Kannada
15 Psychology English
16 Social work English & Kannada
17 Criminology English & Kannada
18 Law English & Kannada

19 Sanskrit Sanskrit
20 Physical Education English & Kannada
21 Folk Literature English & Kannada
22 Urdu Urdu
23 Public Administration English & Kannada
24 Computer Science & Applications English
25 Physical Sciences * English
26 Mathematical Sciences ** English
27 Chemical Sciences *** English
28 Life Sciences **** English
29 Environmental Sciences English
30 Home Science English
31 Electronic Science English
32 Earth Sciences ***** English
Note: * The candidates who have completed/ appearing in their Master‟s Degree in Physics/Electronics/Atomic & Molecular Physics/Classical Dynamics/ Condensed matter Physics/Electromagnetic/ Experimental Design/Nuclear, Space & Particle Physics /Quantum Physics /Thermodynamics, Astronomy, Astrophysic
Paper-I : General Paper on Teaching and Aptitude: This Paper 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) questions. In the event of candidate attempting more than fifty questions, the first fifty questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated. Paper-II : Subject Paper : This Paper shall consist of questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. Each paper will consist of a Test Booklet containing 50 compulsory Multiple-choice questions of two marks each.
Paper-III : Subject paper (in depth questions):
i) This Paper will consists of 75 Multiple-choice, compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidates. Each questions will carry two marks.
All the questions of paper II & Paper III will be compulsory, covering the entire syllabus (including all electives, without any options). The candidate will have to mark the responses for questions of paper I, Paper II & paper III on the optical mark reader (OMR) sheet provided along with the test booklet. The detailed instructions for filling up the OMR sheet including instructions to candidates will be made available on K-SET website http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in during the second week of November, 2013.
ii) A candidate who does NOT appear for Paper-I and Paper-II will NOT be permitted to appear for Paper-III.
Syllabus and Question paper for KSET 2013 : download SYLLABUS AND QUESTION PAPER FOR K-SET from official website
a) Syllabus of Test: Syllabus for K-SET examination will be the same as in UGC/CSIR-NET. Syllabi for all the K-SET subjects can be downloaded from the K-SET website http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in. The K-SET center, Mysore will not send the syllabus to the individual candidates.
b) In case of any discrepancy found in the English and Kannada versions of question paper, the question in English version shall be taken as final.
PROCEDURE & CRITIRIA FOR DECLARATION OF K-SET RESULT : This will comprise the following steps; Step 1: Minimum marks to be obtained in K-SET for considering a candidate for award of final eligibility for Lectureship. The candidates are required to obtain the following minimum marks separately in Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III as given below for considering a candidate for eligibility for Lectureship.

How to apply online for Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) 2013

How to apply online for Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) 2013

KARNATAKA SET for Lectureship Test 2013 Online Apply at http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in/app/

PROCEDURES TO APPLY KSET 2013 : Candidates should note that Application has to be submitted online only. STEPS FOR SUBMISSION OF ONLINE APPLICATION FORM:
i. The candidates are required to download the Bank Challan Proforma from the K-SET website (http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in) and then deposit the requisite test fee in any branch of State Bank of Mysore along with the bank charges (bank commission) of Rs.20/-.
ii. Before applying Online, the candidate must possess the following :
(a) Scanned passport (pp) size photograph in JPEG format(4.5 cm X 3.5 cm) should be
less than 300kb. (b) Copy of Bank Challan (fee paid receipt)
iii. Candidate seeking admission to the K-SET must apply online (http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in OR through a link available with the University of Mysore website:.uni-mysore.ac.in.
iv. Candidate should sign up for registration which includes personnel and educational details as mentioned in the website.
v. The Candidate should note down their email ID and Password in their own interest.
vi. After registration, the registered candidate has to login with their registered e-mail ID and password.
vii. Candidates should download the bank challan and pay the required fee to the bank.
viii. After payment of the required fee, the Bank will give journal number and the bank datails.
ix. The candidate has to enter the Journal number of the bank and the other data in the web.
x. Without the registered e-mail ID and Password, the candidate cannot download their application form.
xi. Two/three days after the payment of required fee at SBM through filled Bank Challan, the candidate is required to check the status of fee payment at K-SET website. They have to note down the Journal number in bank challan.
xii. After successful submission of the application, the candidate should take printout of online Application Form (One copy), Attendance Slip (one copy) and Admission Card (one copy) on separate A-4 size papers.
xiii. SC/ST/Category-1/VH/PH candidates must enclose the attested copy of certificate for the same.
xiv. Category-IIA, IIB, IIIA and IIIB candidates must enclose the attested copy of certificate for the same.
xv. The Application (consisting of One copy of printout of online application form and one copy of Attendance Slip) along with the following required documents.
a) Copy of SSLC marks card,
b) Final year PG Degree marks card,
c) Relevant Caste certificates and
d) VH/PH certificates
must be submitted to the Nodal Officer of the respective Test Center (Any one among the 11 test centers) opted by candidate. The List of Nodal Officers and their address is given in the website: http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in.
xvi. Print out of Admission card should be retained by the candidates.
xvii. Hard copy of the Application along with the documents received after the last date at the K-SET Nodal Centers will not be considered.
xviii. Submission of Hard copy of the Application along with necessary documents is a MUST. Hard copy of the Application received after the last date the respective Nodal Center will be rejected.
xix. Before applying Online, candidates are advised to go through the detailed notification available on K-SET website (i.e. http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in). Please note that Fee submitted through any other mode like Money Order, Demand Draft, IPO etc. will be rejected.
xx. The A4 cover of size (30 cm x 25 cm) containing Application Form and other documents should be super scribed “K-SET FOR LECTURESHIP-2013”. Candidates should mention their Roll Number, Subject and Category, Name and Address of the candidates should be written on the cover. A sample copy is provided in the K-SET website. For details visit http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in
xxi. The candidate must affix his/her recent identical passport size photographs, at the places indicated, on the printout of Online Application Form and must sign across the photograph after it is affixed in such a way that a part of the signature spreads over the Application Form beyond the photograph. Besides, it should also be duly attested by the Head of the University Department/Principal of the College/Class-I Gazetted Officer with official seal.
xxii. The candidates should keep himself the print out of online Admission card and will bring it on the day of examination after affixing the identical passport size photograph. The photograph must be signed across by the candidate after affixing, so that a part of the signature spreads over the Admit Card. Besides, it should be duly attested by the Head of the University Department/Principal of the College/Class-1 Gazetted officer.
xxiii. The candidate can download the Admission card for K-SET up to the last date fixed for submission of hard copy to the Nodal Center.
xxiv. It may be noted that NO ADMISSION CARD will be issued by the respective K-SET Nodal University Centers. Candidates are requested to ascertain their venue of the
test/seating arrangement from the website of the respective K-SET Nodal University Centers and note the venue of Examination in their printout of online Admission Card at least 10 days before the Examination.
xxv. The K-SET Nodal center will NOT inform to the candidate individually regarding the seating arrangement/Venue of Test.
xxvi. The candidates are required to bring a photo identity card also along with their printout of online Admission Card on the day of examination.
xxvii. It may be pointed out that noting of seating arrangement/Venue of test from the website of respective K-SET Nodal Universities will be the sole responsibility of candidate only. The K-SET Nodal Universities will NOT inform to the candidate separately regarding the seating arrangement/Venue of Test.
xxviii. In order to avoid last minute rush, the candidates are advised to Apply early enough through online. K-SET will not be responsible for any network problems are any other problem of this nature while submission of online Application during last days.


KSET 2013 Notification & Online application form

KSET 2013 Online application form & Notidication Exam date 8th December 2013 http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in/app/

(Accredited by UGC, New Delhi)
University of Mysore, Pareeksha Bhavan, Crawford Hall, Mysore – 560 005.
KSET 2013 Important dates

1. Submission of On-line Application form 10.07.2013 to 10.08.2013
2. With late fee of Rs.100/- 12.08.2013 to 17.08.2013
3. Last date to download application form and other forms 30.08.2013
4. Last date for receiving the printout of online Application
Form(One copy), Attendance Slip(one copy) at the respective
Test center Opted by the Candidate (along with fee receipt &
category certificate(s) ). 31.08.2013
5. Date of Examination 08.12.2013

KSET 2013 EXAMINATION FEE AND MODE OF PAYMENT: Following is the examination fee fixed for candidates appearing for K-SET Examination: 1.General: Rs.1000/- 2.Category IIA,IIB,IIIA,IIIB: Rs. 800/- 3.Cat-I,SC/ST/VH/PH: Rs. 500/- Late fee of Rs.100/- has to be paid by all candidates who submit, online application after the last date.

KSET 2013 Important instructions for already registered candidates

  1. Login by using your email id (you have provided earlier) and the password.
  2. Upload your photograph. Do provide your personal and educational details. Act accordingly applying for K-SET.
  3. Once submitted the details cannot be modified later, hence review it throughly before submitting.
    Hint: You may review your photograph and update, edit any detail(s) if required before proceeding.
  4. Note the Reference Number and print your bank challan.
  5. After auto generated Bank Challan, total Amount (fee) may be deposited at State Bank of Mysore.
  6. Two working days after the payment of fee, the candidate after providing payment details will be able to take the printout of online Application Form (one copy), Attendance Slip (one copy) and Admission Card (one copy) on seperate A-4 size papers.
  7. Attach the University copy of the bank challan (paid) with the printout of online Application Form, Attendance Slip & other necessary documents. Submit them to the NODAL Officer of the opted Test center.