APSET Exam 2022: Notification PDF, Exam Date, Latest News

APSET Exam 2022: Notification PDF, Exam Date, Latest News

ByAshwani Tyagi  |  Updated on: May 24, 2022
APSET 2022 Notification PDF will be released on the official website apset.net.in. Check APSET exam date, latest update, application form, syllabus, cutoff, etc.
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The APSET 2022 Notification will be available on the official website soon. Candidates who have been waiting for exam dates and notifications will shortly be notified. Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test is a state-level assistant professor recruitment examination held by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. The exam is conducted in an offline mode for checking eligibility for assistant professors in Andhra Pradesh's colleges and institutions.

University accepts applications from candidates with a Master's degree or equivalent in any field or stream. Those who are applying for APSET 2022 will receive admit card from the conducting authority. Exam dates, application forms, eligibility requirements, patterns, syllabus, and more are all included in the APSET 2022 Notification. Candidates who want to be eligible for Assistant Professor positions at state-run colleges and universities should check here for the latest update on the APSET exam date.

APSET Notification 2022 PDF

APSET 2022 Notification PDF will be made available to candidates which provides all the major details about the exam by the Andhra University on its official site. Andhra University conducts an offline exam to appoint assistant professors in Andhra Pradesh's colleges and institutions.

The APSET 2022 Notification PDF will also be accompanied by the application online link and the APSET 2022 exam date. We will provide you with the direct link to download the APSET 2022 notification PDF as soon as it is available officially. However, for now, you can have a look at the previous year's notification pdf to understand the entire recruitment process.

APSET 2021 Notification PDF (Previous Year)

APSET 2022 Notification PDF (Inactive Link)

APSET Exam Dates 2022

APSET 2022 Exam Date is yet to be rolled out by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. Along with the notification, Andhra University will announce the APSET 2022 exam date. Some of the most important dates for the APSET exam are given below.

Events in APSET 2022

Release of APSET Notification

To be notified

Start of APSET 2022 Application 

To be notified

Last Date of APSET 2022 Application 

To be notified

APSET Registration fee + Late fee of Rs.1000

To be notified

APSET Registration fee + Late fee of Rs2000

To be notified

APSET Registration fee + Late fee of Rs.5000 (At Exam Center, Visakhapatnam)

To be notified

APSET Admit Card 2022 

To be notified

APSET Exam Date 2022

To be notified

APSET 2022 Answer Key 

To be notified

APSET 2022 Result 

To be notified

What is APSET 2022?

The APSET is a state eligibility test organized by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam that follows the pattern of the National Eligibility Test. APSET full form is Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test. Andhra Pradesh, which has UGC accreditation, used to conduct its own state-level exam to appoint assistant professors in Andhra Pradesh's colleges and universities.

Following this, the Andhra Pradesh government began holding APSET in Telugu medium to select professors in Andhra Pradesh colleges and universities that are UGC accredited. Candidates will also be selected on the basis of their marks obtained in the written examination. The final selection will be done by the written exam marks and document verification.

APSET 2022 Exam Highlights

Exam Highlights and other important information about the APSET exam can be found here.

APSET Exam 2022 Highlights

Exam Name

APSET 2022

Conducting Body

Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.

APSET Full-Form

Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test

Exam Level 

Moderate-State Level

Exam Mode

Offline

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Exam Duration

180 minutes

Medium of Paper

English & Telugu

Marking scheme

+2 marks for each correct answer.

No negative marking.

Selection Stage

Written Examination.

Document Verification.

Total No. of Exam Centers 

6

Exam Centers

Anantapur, Guntur, Nellore, Visakhapatnam, Rajahmundry, Tirupati.

Application Fees

-Rs. 1200 (General).

-Rs. 1000 (Backward Class).

-Rs. 700 (SC/ ST/ PwD).

Official Website

apset.net.in

Helpline Contact Number

0891-2730148

What is the Full Form of APSET?

The Full form of the APSET is Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test. It is the state eligibility test exam that is organized by Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam. It follows the pattern of the National Eligibility Test. Andhra University conducts an offline exam to appoint assistant professors in Andhra Pradesh's colleges and institutions.

APSET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

APSET Eligibility criteria 2022 must be considered by the candidates who want to join as Lecturers or Assistant professors in state-run colleges and universities and are going to attempt the APSET exam should familiarize themselves with the APSET eligibility requirements. Candidates who meet all three APSET 2022 eligibility criteria, including educational qualification, age limit, and nationality, will be able to fill up the online application form and take the APSET exam.

APSET eligibility is set by Andhra University Candidates must go through the APSET Eligibility Criteria in detail before applying online. 

APSET Education Qualification

  • Applicants must have obtained a Degree from a UGC-approved university or college with a minimum of 55%.
  • Candidates in the last year of their Master's degree are also able to apply. They will, however, be granted temporary admission and will be required to submit the results of their Master's degree at the time of admission.
  • Candidates with a Master's degree from a UGC-approved institute who are SC/ST/PwD/OBC (non-creamy layer) can apply for APSET with a minimum of 50% marks.
  • Candidates with a Ph.D. and completion of a master's degree examination by September 19, 1991, will be granted a 5% aggregate mark relaxation in order to appear for the APSET exam.
  • Candidates should apply for their post-graduate subject, according to the APSET official website. If their preferred postgraduate subject is not on the list, they may apply for any similar subject.

APSET 2022 Age Limit

  • There is no upper age limit for applying for the assistant professor position through APSET 2022. Candidates of any age with all required educational qualifications are eligible to take the APSET exam.

APSET Nationality

  • To be eligible for the APSET exam 2022 candidates must be Indian citizens.

APSET Application Form 2022

The APSET Application Form 2022 will be available online on the official website after the release of notification. Candidates who want to get eligible for the posts can check the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. 

Andhra University will release soon the APSET Application Form 2022 on its official website i.e. apset.net.in. Candidates who wish to apply must fill out APSET 2022 Application Form. The direct link for the registration or the Login for the APSET Application Form is mentioned below. 

APSET Application Form 2022

Step to apply for APSET 2022

Because APSET is administered by Andhra University, the application procedures are also administered by them. The steps for registering for and applying for the APSET exam 2022 are as follows:

  • Visit the APSET 2022 website at https://www.apset.net.in/.
  • Go to the 'APSET 2022 New Registration' tab.
  • Click on New Registration once more to return to the application page. Login with the given ID & Password.
  • Fill with education details and verify the documents, upload photos, and signatures.
  • Check the form once again before submitting it.
  • Complete the application form with application fees.

Application fees for APSET 2022

The Application fee varies depending on the category of the candidate. The registration fees for APSET exams 2022 are listed in the table below.

Application fees for APSET 2022

General

INR 1200/-

Backward Class

INR 1000/-

SC/ ST/ PwD

INR 700/-

APSET Selection Process 

Candidates who meet the APSET qualification and age limit requirements must thoroughly review and understand the APSET selection process. The selection is completely based on merit. The APSET 2022 selection process is based on only two distinct components that go into the APSET selection process. The detailed information on the APSET selection process is provided below.

  • Written Examination Marks. (Paper I & Paper-II)
  • Documents Verification.

APSET Selection Process

General Category

40%

SC/ST/OBC

35%

PwD

35%

APSET Reservation Policy

The number of seats is reserved as per the government norms in the APSET exam 2022. Check the percentage of seats reserved for the categories.

APSET Reservation Policy

BC-A

7%

BC-B

10%

BC-C

1%

BC-D

7%

BC-E

4%

SC

15%

ST

6%

APSET Required Documents

The document verification phase is essential in the second step of the APSET selection process. The following is a list of significant documents that are required.

  • Class 10th/12th.
  • Graduation Passing Certificate.
  • A passport size photograph, etc

APSET 2022 Exam Pattern

Candidates must study in accordance with the exam pattern. The APSET exam pattern and marking scheme are shown in the table below. Check APSET Exam Pattern:

The APSET exam pattern and marking scheme

Section

Total Question

Total Marks

Total Time

Paper 1

50

100

01 hour

Paper 2

100

200

02 hour

Total

150

300

03 hour

Important Points:

  • The Mode of examination is offline (OMR Sheet).
  • There will be no negative marking. Two marks for each question.
  • Paper 1 will be on the common subject while Paper 2 will be a specific subject. 

APSET 2022 Syllabus

APSET 2022 Syllabus is released by Andhra University. The syllabus consists of two papers i.e. Paper 1 which is a common subject & Paper 2 which is Subject-specific. check the detailed APSET 2022 syllabus in the table below. 

APSET Syllabus of Paper 1

The Important topics of paper 1 of APSET are as follows.

APSET Syllabus of Paper 1

Research Aptitude

Teaching Aptitude

Comprehension

Communication

Logical Reasoning

Data Interpretation

Mathematical Reasoning

Environment

Higher Education System

Information and Communication Technology

People & Development

Mathematical Aptitude

APSET Syllabus of Paper 2

The important topics are given below from which the candidates will select the subject. As paper 2 is subject-specific. Topics of paper 2 of APSET are as follows. 

APSET Syllabus of Paper 2

English

Commerce

Geography

Political Science

Life Science

Sociology

Economics

Philosophy

History

APSET Syllabus of Paper 2 - English

The table below lists the most important topics from English for Paper 2 of the APSET syllabus.

APSET Syllabus of Paper 2 - English

Drama

Poetry

Fiction, Short Story

Non-Fictional Prose

Cultural Studies

Literary Criticism

Literary Theory post World War II

Research Methods and Materials in English

English in India: history, evolution, and futures

APSET Preparation Tips

To efficiently prepare for APSET 2022, you must be well versed with the exam pattern and the syllabus of the exam. Check detailed tips and strategies for APSET Preparation Tips. You must complete each topic and consistently revise the course to ensure maximum retention. The following are some APSET 2022 preparation tips:

  • Knowing the exam pattern and syllabus should be a prerequisite of any APSET preparation approach before beginning.
  • Once the candidates understand the details of the topics, they can plan which topics to cover first depending on their strengths and shortcomings.
  • Take it one section at a time.
  • Plan daily breaks with tasks that will indirectly improve your preparation, like reading a book or taking out notes.
  • Solve APSET previous year question papers with key and practice sample test papers to obtain an idea of the exam's general difficulty level.
  • Aim to answer each question in less than a minute so that the candidates will focus on the most challenging topics.

Best Books for APSET Exam 2022

Thousands of candidates take the APSET exam, thus selecting the best books to study for it is important. The following are some of the Best books for APSET exam preparation that every candidate should read and study from it. 

Best Books for APSET exam 2022

APSET Paper 1 Guide

Krishnaveer Abhishek Challa

Trueman's UGC NET Anthropology

A.M.Tripathi

UGC NET/SET Paper 2:History Guide

G.K.P

UGC NET/JRF/SET Commerce Paper 2

Arihant

APSET Admit Card 2022

The APSET Admit Card 2022 will be released by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam for all the candidates who have registered for the exam. Candidates can download the hall ticket from the link given below. The direct link to download the admit card will be available here. 

Download APSET Admit Card 2022

APSET 2022 Result 

The APSET 2022 Result includes each Candidate's Name, Roll Number, Exam Date, Photo, Signature, and Other personal information, as well as sectional and overall exam scores. We have mentioned a direct link below to check the APSET 2022 Result

Download APSET 2022 Result (To be notified)

APSET 2022 Exam Centers

The APSET 2022 exam will be held in several cities in Andhra Pradesh. To help in the preparation, one should be familiar with the APSET Exam pattern.

Candidates can select an examination center at their convenience. The locations of examination centers are listed below. Candidates can consider it when selecting exam centers for the APSET 2022.

APSET 2022 Exam Centers with Region code

Vishakhapatnam

01

Rajahmundry

02

Guntur

03

Nellore

04

Ananthapur

05

Tirupati

06

Kadapa

07

Kurnool

08

APSET Exam Answer Key 2022

APSET Answer Key will be out after the exam is held and will be updated here upon its release. The APSET or Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test will be conducted soon. As soon as the exams will be conducted the answer key will be provided. The direct link to download the APSET answer key is mentioned below. 

Download APSET Answer Key (To be notified)

APSET Cutoff 2022

The APSET cutoff will be released post the declaration of the result. Candidates can check the cutoff marks in online mode only. APSET cutoff is the minimum marks that candidates need to secure in the exam for selection. The officials release a category-wise cutoff. Minimum Qualifying Marks for APSET are as follows:

APSET Cutoff 2022

Category

Paper 1

Paper 2

General

40%

40%

OBC/SC/ST/PwD

35%

35%

APSET Exam FAQs

  • The APSET exam is a state eligibility test organized by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam that follows the pattern of the National Eligibility Test. APSET full form is Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test. Andhra Pradesh, which has UGC accreditation, used to conduct its own state-level exam to appoint assistant professors in Andhra Pradesh's colleges & universities.

  • Applicants must have obtained a Degree from a UGC-approved university or college with a minimum of 55%. Also, candidates in the last year of their Master's degree are also able to apply and candidates with a Master's degree from a UGC-approved institute who are SC/ST/PwD/OBC (non-creamy layer) can apply for APSET with a minimum of 50% marks. This is the APSET exam eligibility.

  • APSET is administered by Andhra University, the APSET application procedure is also administered by the Andhra University. The steps for registering and applying for APSET 2022 are as follows:

    • Visit the APSET 2022 website at https://www.apset.net.in/.
    • Go to the 'APSET 2022 New Registration' tab.
    • Click on New Registration once more to return to the application page. Login with the given ID & Password.
    • Fill with education details and verify the documents, upload photos, and signatures.
    • Check the form once again before submitting it.
    • Complete the application form with application fees.
  • APSET Syllabus 2022 is released by Andhra University. The syllabus consists of Two sections i.e. Paper 1 which is a common paper and Paper 2 which is selected by candidates. It is Subject Specific paper.

  • There is no upper age limit for applying for the assistant professor position through APSET 2022. Candidates of any age with all required educational qualifications are eligible to take the APSET exam.

  • To effectively prepare for APSET 2022, Candidates must be familiar with the exam pattern and syllabus. Candidates must also finish each topic and study the course on a regular basis to ensure maximum memory. Candidates must complete just one section at a time. 

  • The overall level of the APSET exam is Moderate. Andhra University administered the previous APSET exam in an offline format. According to the previous APSET exam report, the exam was moderate in nature. It is a state-level examination.

  • The full form of the APSET is Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test. it is a state eligibility test exam organized by Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam that follows the pattern of the National Eligibility Test. It is the state examination for the posts of Lecturers or Assistant Professors in state-run colleges and universities.

  • APSET Paper 1 Guide by Krishnaveer Abhishek Challa, Trueman's UGC NET Anthropology by A M Tripathi, UGC NET/SET Paper 2: History Guide by G K P, UGC NET/JRF/SET Commerce Paper 2 by Arihant, etc are some of the Best Books of APSET 2022 preparation.

  • Candidates can check their APSET 2022 admit card on its official website by following the instructions below:

    • Visit the APSET official websites.
    • On the homepage, click the 'Download/Check APSET 2022 admit card' link.
    • Fill in all of the required information, such as the Application Number and Date of Birth.
    • Click on the 'Download' button to get the APSET 2022 admit card.
  • Candidates can access their APSET 2022 results on its official website by following the instructions below:

    • Visit the APSET 2022 website to learn more.
    • Select ‘Download APSET Result from the drop-down menu.
    • Enter your application number and date of birth.
    • Select the button that says APSET 2022 Result.
    • Save the scorecard to your desktop by clicking on the download button.
  • APSET is based on the scores obtained in the APSET 2022 exam and Document verification. In the APSET JEE Exam Pattern the mode of examination is offline (OMR Sheet). There will be no negative marking. Two marks for each question. Paper 1 will be on the common subject while Paper 2 will be a specific subject. Paper 1 carries 100 marks and Paper 2 carries 200 marks. And a total of 3 hours is provided for the APSET exam. 

  • The UGC NET exam is a national-level eligibility exam for JRF and Assistant professors exam. UGC NET exam is conducted by National Testing Agency. And The APSET is a state eligibility test exam organized by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam that follows the pattern of the National Eligibility Test.

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