GSET Selection Process 2022: Selection Phase, Qualifying Marks

GSET Selection Process 2022: Selection Phase, Qualifying Marks

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: Jul 7, 2021GSET Exam 2021 Notification released. Check all important exam details of Gujarat State Eligibility Test 2021 such as exam date, application, syllabus and more. 
GSET Exam 2021 Notification released. Check all important exam details of Gujarat State Eligibility Test 2021 such as exam date, application, syllabus and more. 
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GSET Selection Process 2021

The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda has kept the GSET Selection Process 2021 similar to the ones used by the UGC NET Exam and other SET exams of other states in India. Candidates must cross the cutoff to be qualified for GSET Exam 2021. The selection procedure is determined according to the specified by the UGC, New Delhi. For qualified the GSET Exam candidates must come in the top 6 % of students. Those who qualify GSET Exam will become eligible for Assistant Professor in the state of Gujarat. The detailed GSET selection process is given below.

GSET Exam will be conducted on the 26th of December. The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda acts as State Agency for the Gujarat State and conducts the Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET). As per the GSET selection procedure candidates must appear in both Paper 1 and Paper 2. Candidates must choose the subjects that they studied in their Post-graduation.

Exam NameGSET 2021
GSET Full Form Gujarat State Eligibility Test
Level of examState-level - Gujarat
Selection ProcessEligibility Test
StagesWritten Exam
Number of papersTwo
GSET Official Websitewww.gujaratset.ac.in
www.gujaratset.in
Official Contact DetailsE-Mail – gujaratset@gmail.com

GSET Selection Process Important Points

The selection process of GSET is very simple. The exam is conducted to define the eligibility for the post of Assistant Professor in the Gujarat universities. The written exam has two papers. Paper I is common for all the candidates whereas Paper II is for specific subjects. The candidates will be certified based on their performance in both papers. Check the silent features of GSET Selection Process below:

  • Only 6% of the candidates will be selected for the GSET Exam. These candidates will be eligible for the Assistant Professor in the state of Gujarat.
  • Different categories will be allotted slots according to the reservation policy of the Government of Gujarat.
  • Candidates must appear in both the papers and secure at least 40% marks in both papers for the General category. For reserved category (SC, ST, SEBC (belonging to Non-Creamy Layer), PwD (PH/VH), and Third gender) there is a relaxation of 5%.

GSET Exam Pattern 2021

Paper

 

Marks

Number of

Multiple Choice  Questions

Duration

I

100

50 Questions - all Compulsory

(2 Marks each)

Total Duration - 3 Hours

II

200

100 Questions - all compulsory 

(2 Marks each)

Important Points of GSET Exam Pattern

  • Paper 1 contains 50 questions. Each question is of 2 marks. Total marks for Paper 1 are 100.
  • Paper 2 contains 100 questions. Each question is of 2 marks. Total marks for Paper 2 are 200.
  • Total marks for both papers are 300.
  • There is no negative marking.
  • Candidates must mark the answers to the Paper-I and Paper-II questions on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) paper provided with the test paper.

Check the detailed GSET Exam Pattern 2021

GSET Minimum Qualifying Marks & Merit List

For qualifying for the GSET Exam, candidates must score minimum marks in both Papers: Paper 1 and Paper 2.  Minimum marks criteria apply separately for the General category and reserved category. Candidates must score more than the cutoff for qualifying for GSET Exam. After the GSET Exam is conducted, a merit list is released of successful candidates. Check all the details about minimum marks to be obtained in GSET and the merit list. 

Category

Minimum marks in % to be obtained

Paper 1

Paper 2

General

40% Aggregate marks in all the two

papers took together

SC, ST, SEBC (belonging to Non-Creamy Layer), PwD (PH/VH), and Third gender

35% Aggregate marks in all the two

papers took together

GSET Merit List

The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda announces the GSET Merit List after completion of the exam cycle. The merit list contains the list of candidates who successfully qualifies for the GSET exam and will be eligible for Assistant Professor in the state of Gujarat.

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GSET e-Certificate 2021

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GSET Preparation Book 2021

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GSET Selection Process FAQs

  • Only 6 % of the candidates qualify for GSET in each subject. The selection of candidates for the 6% slot shall be based on the reservation rules and policies.

  • After qualifying GSET exam, candidates become eligible for Assistant Professor in the state of Gujarat.

  • Candidates will be able to download the GSET certificate online after qualifying for the exam.

  • For the general category 40% aggregate and for reserved categories, 35% aggregate in both the GSET papers is required to pass.

  • There are two papers in the GSET 2021 exam.

  • The total marks on the GSET written exam is 300 marks.

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