KSET 2022 Notification, Exam Date, Mysore University, Login

KSET 2022 Notification, Exam Date, Mysore University, Login

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: May 4, 2022Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) 2022 notification is expected to release soon. Read on to find out more about Karnataka SET eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam date, online form and more.
Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) 2022 notification is expected to release soon. Read on to find out more about Karnataka SET eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam date, online form and more.
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The University of Mysore officially releases a KSET 2022 recruitment notification every year inviting candidates for the posts of Assistant Professor in Government Universities or colleges of Karnataka. Numerous vacancies for the posts of Assistant Professor are announced by the University of Mysore and the KSET selection process for the aforementioned posts is done on the basis of the marks secured in Paper 1 and Paper 2.

The KSET Exam is expected to be held this year after the release of the official KSET 2022 Notification PDF. Read on to find out more about KSET eligibility, syllabus, full form, exam date, online form, and more.

KSET 2022 Latest News

Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) 2022 notification is expected to release in February 2022, tentatively. Candidates who aspire to be Assistant Professor in the government colleges of Karnataka can fill the KSET application form after the release of the notification. KSET notification 2022 PDF will contain all the information about Karnataka SET 2022 eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process, exam date, online application form link and so on. Thus, candidates are advised to visit the official website of Mysore University regularly or bookmark this page. Here we will provide the direct link to download KSET Notification PDF 2022 for your reference. 

Download Karnataka SET Notification 2022 PDF (Link Inactive)

Candidates are advised to check the KSET eligibility criteria before filling the KSET online form 2022. The KSET exam dates 2022 will be revealed in the notification itself. However, the experts believe that the KSET exam 2022 will be held this year only. So, start your KSET Preparation without wasting another minute!

Scroll on to know everything about Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) 2022.

The previous year, Karnataka SET Exam 2021 result was released on 25 July 2021 on the official website- kset.uni-mysore.ac.in/. As per the official data, a total of 4,779 candidates have been successful in the KSET 2021 exam. The direct link to check the result is mentioned below. 

Check KSET Result 2021

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What is KSET?

KSET Exam, Karnataka State Eligibility Test is conducted by Karnataka State Eligibility Test Center, University of Mysore. The KSET 2022 is administered to select eligible candidates for the post of Lectureship and Assistant Professor for the Karnataka State. Check out all the basic details about the KSET Exam 2022.

Exam NameKSET (Karnataka State Eligibility Test)
Exam Conducting BodyUniversity of Mysore
Type of questionsMultiple-Choice Questions (MCQs).
Number of subjects41
Age LimitNo upper age limit
Negative MarkingNo negative marking

KSET 2022 Notification

KSET Notification 2022 will be released by the University of Mysore in February 2022, tentatively. KSET 2022 Notification will be released for the aspirants interested in the post of Lectureship/Assistant Professor in Karnataka. Candidates may download the KSET exam 2021 notification for reference. The direct link to download the KSET Notification 2021 pdf is mentioned below. 

KSET 2021 Notification PDF, Download Here

KSET Exam Dates 2022

KSET 2022 Exam Dates is expected to be announced along with the KSET recruitment notification pdf. All the latest updates about the KSET Exam Dates 2022 are mentioned below. Applicants must check all the KSET Important Dates 2022 to avoid missing a deadline.

Exam Events

Important Dates

KSET 2022 Notification date

February 2022

Submission of online application for KSET 2022 begins on

 To be announced

Last date to apply online for KSET 2022

To be announced

Last date to submit the application fee

To be announced

KSET Exam Centre Details announced 

To be announced

KSET Admit Card 2022

To be announced

KSET Exam Date 2022

To be announced

KSET Answer key 2022

To be announced

Last date to challenge KSET Answer Key 2022

To be announced

Karnataka State Eligibility Test 2022 Result

To be announced 

Karnataka SET Eligibility Criteria 2022

All the candidates must check the KSET Eligibility criteria 2022 before applying for the examination. KSET Eligibility details as per the latest notification are mentioned below. Please note the KSET age eligibility criteria and educational qualification.

Applicants who belong to any other state except Karnataka and in the reserved category (SC, ST & Other Backward Classes) shall be treated as General.

KSET Age Limit

As per the KSET official notification pdf, there is no upper age limit to be eligible for KSET Exam 2022.

KSET Educational Qualification

As per the KSET eligibility 2022, the candidates must have a master’s degree or the equivalent from a UGC recognised university or institution. The minimum marks required to be eligible varies as per the reserved category. The details are mentioned below.

CategoryMinimum Marks
General Category55%
Schedule Category (SC)
50%
Scheduled Tribe (ST)
Person with disability (PWD)
OBCs [Cat-I, IIA, IIB, IIIA and IIIB]
  • Applicants who are pursuing their Master's Degree may also apply for the KSET 2022 Exam conditionally that they must submit the proof of passing the Master’s degree with minimum required marks within two years of the KSET Result.

  • Candidates may only take the KSET exam in the subject of their post-graduation. The list of the KSET Subjects is mentioned below.

  • If you hold a Ph. D. degree holders and Master’s level examination had been completed by 19th September 1992 (irrespective of the date of declaration of result), you shall be eligible for a 5% relaxation in aggregate marks (i.e. from 55% to 50%).

Also, note that candidates who became eligible in the previous KSET Exam are not eligible to apply again in the same subject.

KSET Salary 2022

Assistant Professors selected for the state of Karnataka through KSET 2022 receive a monthly salary in the range of Rs. 25,000/- to 40,000/- in the beginning. The pay is dependent on the scores and colleges. All the listed colleges are related to Karnataka. Check detailed KSET Salary & Job profile 2022

KSET Apply Online 2022

Applicants can fill the KSET form for the Assistant Professor position for the state of Karnataka after the release of the official notification. KSET 2022 application form will only be accepted through an online mode. Hopefully, candidates have gone through the official notification, eligibility, and procedure before filling up the form. After submitting the form, download a copy of the application form and e-challan/receipt to keep it for future reference.

KSET Application Form 2022, Apply Now

How to apply for KSET 2022?

1) Visit the official website: http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in/ to apply online.

2) You are required to sign up for registration using your valid email id and password.

3) After the registration, login using the same credentials and fill the detailed application form with personal, educational and KSET exam details.

4) Applicants are also required to mention their educational qualification and the PG course passed or appearing.

5) Keep the following documents ready for upload

  • Candidate’s Photograph: JPEG format, Size:10 kb to 100 kb
  • Candidate’s Signature: JPEG format, Size:5 kb to 30kb

6) For the payment, Select the payment category (Reservation Category) and verify the details and amount to be paid.

7) Payment can be made via State Bank MOPS (Multi Option Payment System) using Internet banking, Debit card, Credit card, State bank Buddy e-Wallet Payment and Cash.

8) Cash Payment can be done at all the SBI branches across India.

The link to apply for KSET 2022 exam will be activated soon. Please note that candidates who passed the KSET exam earlier are not allowed to apply for the examination in the same subject again.

KSET Application Fee

Check the KSET Application form fee for different categories below

Category

Application Fee

Late Fee

General

Rs.1150

Rs.250

Cat-IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB

Rs.950

Cat-I, SC, ST, PWD

Rs.650

Note: The application fee for KSET 2022 can only be made online and is non-refundable under any circumstances.

KSET 2022 Test Centres

KSET 2022 is planned to be conducted in 11 KSET Centres across the Karnataka State. Applicants may select any one of the centres in their application form. Details of all the test centres with their respective code are mentioned in the table below:

Center Name

Center Code

Bangaluru

10

Belagavi

11

Bellary

12

Vijayapura

13

Davangere

14

Dharwad

15

Kalaburgi

16

Mangalore

17

Mysuru

18

Shimoga

19

Tumkur

20

KSET Selection Process 2022

As per the KSET Selection Process, the number of applicants to be qualified Assistant Professors shall be 6% of the total candidates appeared in both the papers of KSET 2021. The selection procedure for KSET 2021 i.e. candidates to be selected as Assistant Professor is given below:

  • The total minimum Aggregate Marks (of both Paper I & Paper II) required is 40% for the General Category and 35% for the Reserved Category. (Reserved Category- SC / ST/ CAT-I / II A/ II B / III A / III B / PWD )

  • For the candidates who secure the minimum marks, a subject-wise and category-wise merit list will be prepared.

  • After the merit list, as per the reservation policy number of slots both subject-wise and category-wise will be declared.

KSET Exam Pattern 2022

KSET Exam Pattern and Syllabus must be thoroughly understood by the students for their exam preparation. Find complete details about the KSET Exam Pattern 2021 and Syllabus below.

KSET Exam Pattern 2022

KSET Exam question paper pattern will be held offline(pen-and-paper test). The questions will be objective type Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQ) format and candidates are required to answer on the OMR sheets provided with the question booklet.

You can find the detailed KSET Exam Pattern 2022 below:

KSET 2021 Session and Paper

No. of Questions

Total Marks

Exam Duration

Session 1st: Paper I (General Paper)

50

100

1 hour (9:30 A.M.-10:30 A.M.)

Session 2nd: Paper-II (Chosen Subject)

100

200

2 hours (11:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M.)

Total

150

300

3 hours

Please note that there is no negative marking in KSET 2022 examination.

KSET Subjects 2022

KSET Paper 2 is a subject test which is chosen by the candidate. KSET Exam is held in 41 subjects. Applicants must note that they can appear for the KSET exam in their post-graduation subject only. The list of the KSET Subjects is given below:

Commerce

Urdu

Psychology

Kannada

Public Administration

Philosophy

Economics

Computer Science & Applications

Social work

English

Physical Sciences

Women Studies

Political Science

Mathematical Sciences

Criminology

History

Chemical Sciences

Linguistics

Sociology

Life Sciences

Law

Geography

Environmental Sciences

Performing Arts

Hindi

Home Science

Sanskrit

Management

Electronic Science

Music

Tourism and Administration

Earth Sciences

Physical Education

Education

Archaeology

Visual Arts

Library & Information Science

Anthropology

Folk Literature

Mass Communication & Journalism

Marathi

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KSET Syllabus 2022

There are two papers in the examination. Paper I is a General Paper and Paper II is a subject paper that you opt for. Check the complete KSET 2022 Syllabus for both Paper I and Paper II.

KSET Syllabus 2021: Paper 1

KSET Paper I, also known as General Paper is based on Teaching and Research Aptitude. KSET Syllabus 2022 Paper 1 is mentioned below

Unit

Detailed Syllabus

Unit – I
Teaching Aptitude

  • Teaching: Concept, Objectives, Levels of teaching (Memory, Understanding and Reflective), Characteristics.
  • Learner’s characteristics: Characteristics of adolescent and adult learners (Academic, Social, Emotional and Cognitive).
  • Methods of teaching in Institutions of higher learning: Teacher centred vs. Learner-centered methods; Off-line vs. On-line methods (Swayam, Swayamprabha, MOOCs etc.).
  • Evaluation Systems: Elements and Types of evaluation, Evaluation in Choice Based Credit System in Higher education, Computer-based testing, Innovations in evaluation systems.
  • Teaching Support System: Traditional, Modern and ICT based.
  • Factors affecting teaching: Teacher, Learner, Support material, Instructional facilities, Learning environment and Institution.

Unit – II
Research Aptitude

  • Research: Meaning, Types, and Characteristics, Positivism and Post-positivist approach to research.
  • Methods of Research: Experimental, Descriptive, Historical, Qualitative and Quantitative methods.
  • Thesis and Article writing: Format and Styles of referencing
  • Steps of Research.
  • Application of ICT in research.
  • Research ethics.

Unit - III Comprehension

  • A passage of text is given.
  • Questions are asked from the passage to be answered.

Unit – IV Communication

  • Communication: Meaning, types and characteristics of communication.
  • Effective communication: Verbal and Non-verbal, Inter-Cultural and group communications, Classroom communication.
  • Concepts related to Barriers to effective communication.
  • Mass-Media & Society.

Unit-V
Mathematical Reasoning and Aptitude

  • Types of reasoning.
  • Number series, Letter series, Codes and Relationships.
  • Mathematical Aptitude (Fraction, Time & Distance, Ratio, Proportion and Percentage, Profit and Loss, Interest and Discounting, Averages etc.).

Unit – VI
Logical Reasoning

  • Understanding the structure of arguments: arguments forms, the structure of categorical propositions, Mood and Figure, Formal and Informal fallacies, Uses of language, Connotations and denotations of terms, Classical square of opposition.
  • Evaluating and distinguishing deductive and inductive reasoning.
  • Analogies.
  • Venn diagram: Simple and multiple uses for establishing the validity of arguments.
  • Indian Logic: Means of knowledge.
  • Pramanas: Pratyaksha (Perception), Anumana (Inference), Upamana (Comparison), Shabda (Verbal testimony), Arthapatti (Implication) and Anupalabddhi ( Non-apprehension).
  • Structure and kinds of Anumana (inference), Vyapti (invariable relation), Hetvabhasas (fallacies of inference).

Unit-VII
Data Interpretation

  • Graphical representation (Bar-chart, Histograms, Pie-chart, Tablechart and Line-chart) and mapping of Data.
  • Data Interpretation.

Unit-VIII
Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

  • General abbreviations and terminology.
  • Internet, Intranet, E-mail, Audio and Video-conferencing.
  • Digital Government Initiatives in higher education.
  • ICT & Governance.

Unit-IX
People, Development and Environment

  • Development and environment: Millennium development and Sustainable development goals.
  • Human and environment interaction: Anthropogenic activities and their impacts on environment.
  • Environmental Issues: Local, Regional and Global; Air pollution, Water pollution, Soil pollution, Noise pollution, Waste (solid, liquid, biomedical, hazardous, electronic), Climate change and its SocioEconomic and Political dimensions.
  • Impacts of pollutants on human health.
  • Natural and energy resources: Solar, Wind, Soil, Hydro, Geothermal, Biomass, Nuclear and Forests.
  • Natural hazards and disasters: Mitigation strategies.
  • Environmental Protection Act (1986), National Action Plan on Climate change, International agreements/efforts –Montreal Protocol, Rio Summit, Convention on Biodiversity, Kyoto Protocol, Paris Agreement, International Solar Alliance.

Unit – X
Higher Education System

  • Institutions of higher learning and education in ancient India.
  • Evolution of higher learning and research in Post Independence India.
  • Oriental, Conventional and Non-conventional learning programmes in India.
  • Professional, Technical and Skill-Based education.
  • Value education and environmental education.
  • Polices, Governance, and Administration.

KSET Exam Centres 2022

The University of Mysore will issue the notification about the exam venue and allocated them against the roll numbers for the Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) for Assistant Professorship Exam 2022. Applicants who are planning to register themselves for KSET 2022 can check the exam venue details on the official website or here, after it is released. We have provided the direct link to check the KSET exam centre 2021 for your reference.

Check KSET Exam Centre

The KSET Centers where test will be conducted are all in the Karnataka State with their respective codes are given below. 

Sl. No.Center NameCenter Code
01Bengaluru10
02Belagavi11
03Ballari12
04Vijayapura13
05Davangere14
06Dharwad15
07Kalaburagi16
08Mangaluru17
09Mysuru18
10Shivamogga19
11Tumakuru20

KSET Admit Card 2022

KSET Admit Card 2022 will be released 2-3 weeks before the examination dates. The KSET admit card shall contain all the relevant information about the exam such as personal details, roll no, exam test centre and the subject of your examination. The applicants are supposed to carry a photo identity card along with their admit card printout on the examination day. No one will be allowed to appear in the exam without the admit card. 

How to Download KSET Admit Card?

To download the KSET Admit Card, follow the steps mentioned below

  • Visit the official website or use the link mentioned here.
  • Click on the link to download the KSET Admission card 2022
  • Login using your registered credentials
  • Download the admit card and verify the details mentioned.

How to prepare for KSET 2022?

KSET 2022 requires a well-planned preparation and exhaustive coverage of the entire syllabus. Prepare a study plan as per the weightage of topics and your strengths. Follow the study plan diligently and also seek guidance from experts. Utilise the below-mentioned study resources to aid your exam preparation.

Also Read: How to Prepare for KSET Exam While Working

KSET Previous Year Papers

Experts and Teachers advise applicants to go through the KSET previous year papers to learn more about the exam pattern, syllabus and type of questions asked. Previous year papers provide a good revision and practice before the examination.

Also, check the list of KSET Books 2022 for the exam preparation. . 

KSET Cut off Marks, Score

KSET Cutoff for the general category for all the subjects is mentioned below. Check complete previous year KSET Cutoff for all the reserved categories.

KSET Cutoff 2018

SubjectsGen
Commerce48
Kannada47.333
Economics48
English51.333
Political Science47.33
History48
Sociology48.67
Geography52
Hindi47.33
Management50.67
Tourism Administration & Management48
Education48
Library & Information Science50
Mass Communication & Journalism54
Psychology54
Social Work47.33
Criminology53.33
LAW52.67
Sanskrit52
Physical Education46
Folk Literature54.67
URDU54
Public Administration52
Computer Science & Applications49.33
Physical Science49.33
Mathematical Science46
Chemical Science50
Life Sciences50.67
Environmental Science50
Home Science54.67
Electronic Science46.67
Earth Science52.67
Archaeology50.67
Anthropology54.67
Marathi49.33
Philosophy54
Women’s Studies52
Linguistics52
Performing Arts50.67

KSET Exam Analysis 2022

Check the detailed KSET Exam analysis by BYJU'S Exam Prep experts to check how you performed and aspirants preparing for the upcoming exams can gain useful insights about the exam. Get the KSET exam 2022 analysis by BYJU'S Exam Prep experts after the exam. Along with the KSET paper 1 review, you'll learn about the exam's difficulty level, good attempts, and a complete analysis of the entire KSET paper.

Download the KSET question paper along with the answer key. 

KSET Answer Key & Result

KSET Answer Key 2022 will be available on the official website after the declaration of the result. Candidates have an option to challenge the answer and raise objections. The option to challenge the answer key will be open for a few days after the release. The final KSET Result 2022 will be based on the final answer key which will be released after the objections and challenges window. Applicants who will be able to score the minimum qualifying marks will be shortlisted for the Assistant Professor post in the state of Karnataka. The KSET result shall be declared on the official website of the Karnataka State Eligibility Test(KSET).

However, those candidates who appeared for KSET 2021 Exam on 25 July 2021 can download and check the official KSET Answer Key now. The direct link to access the answer key is mentioned below. 

KSET Result 2022

The University of Mysore will release the KSET Result 2022 on the official website after the conduction of the KSET exam 2022. However, the previous year, 4,779 individuals (6.841%) achieve eligibility to be recruited as Assistant Professors at first-year colleges across Karnataka. Of which, 2,309 were female candidates and 2,470 were male candidates who passed the exam.

KSET FAQs

  • KSET Exam is the Karnataka State Eligibility Test conducted by the Karnataka State Eligibility Test Center, University of Mysore. The KSET 2022 is administered to select eligible candidates for the post of Lectureship and Assistant Professor for the Karnataka State.

  • The KSET 2022 exam dates will be released by the Karnataka State Eligibility Test Center, University of Mysore on the official website soon. For the candidate who wants to be eligible for the post of Lectureship and Assistant Professor for the Karnataka State. We will update the KSET exam dates as soon as it is available on the portal.

  • The candidate has to be 55% of marks in the general category and 50% of marks in the SC, ST, OBC, and PWD categories in the Master's degree. Also, the candidates who are pursuing the Master's degree in the first or second semester or are in the final year of a Master's degree can apply for the examination. There is no upper age limit to apply for the exam according to the KSET exam 2022 eligibility.

  • The Full form of the KSET Exam is the Karnataka State Eligibility Test. It is conducted by the Karnataka State Eligibility Test Center, University of Mysore. The KSET 2022 is administered to select eligible candidates for the post of Lectureship and Assistant Professor for the Karnataka State.

  • To apply for KSET 2022, Candidates need to follow the steps below.

    • Step 1: Visit the official website: http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in/ to apply online.
    • Step 2: Sign up for registration using your valid email id and password.
    • Step 3: After the registration, Fill out the detailed application form with personal, and educational qualifications and the PG course passed or appearing information.
    • Step 4: Candidates have to upload photographs and signatures and should pay the application fee.
  • In KSET Syllabus 2022 there are two papers in the examination. Paper I is a General Paper and Paper II is a subject paper that you opt for. Paper I consists of Teaching Aptitude, Research Aptitude, Comprehension, Communication, Mathematical Reasoning, and Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation, Information, and Communication Technology, People, Development, and Environment, Higher Education System. While Paper II consists the subjects like Commerce, Economics, English, Social Work, Environmental Science, Political Science, Sociology, and Geography.

  • There is no upper age limit to apply for the exam according to the KSET exam 2022 eligibility. The Candidate's age must be more than 21 years.

  • Mock Tests and KSET Test Series are the best way to prepare for KSET 2022 exam. KSET 2022 requires a well-planned preparation and exhaustive coverage of the entire syllabus. Prepare a study plan as per the weightage of topics and your strengths. Follow the study plan diligently and also seek guidance from experts. Candidates should also solve the previous year's question paper.

  • The overall level of the KSET exam is Moderate. Karnataka State Eligibility Test Center administered the KSET exam in an Online mode. It is an Undergraduate-National Level examination. The KSET examination is conducted once a year.

  • UGC NET/JRF/SLET General Paper 1 Teaching and Research Aptitude by Arihant Expert, Truman’s UGC NET Commerce by Praveen Kataria, Anshu Kataria, and M. Shivani, Truman’s UGC NET History by Promod Singh, etc are some of the Best Books for KSET 2022 preparation.

  • To download the KSET Admit Card, follow the steps mentioned below

    • Step 1: Visit the official website or use the link mentioned here.
    • Step 2: Click on the link to download the KSET Admission card 2022
    • Step 3: Login using your registered credentials
    • Step 4: Download the admit card and verify the details mentioned.
  • To download the KSET Result, follow the steps mentioned below

    • Step 1: Visit the official website.
    • Step 2: Click on the link to download the KSET Result 2022.
    • Step 3: Enter your roll number and Date of Birth, and click the search bar.
    • Step 4: The result will be displayed on the screen, Download the Result.
  • KSET Exam is the Karnataka State Eligibility Test conducted by the Karnataka State Eligibility Test Center, University of Mysore. The KSET 2022 is administered to select eligible candidates for the post of Lectureship and Assistant Professor for the Karnataka State. While APSET is the Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test conducted by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam appoints assistant professors in Andhra Pradesh's colleges and universities.

  • For General Category the application fee is Rs. 1150, For Cat-IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB the application fee is Rs. 950 and for Cat-I, SC, ST, PWD the application fee is Rs. 650.

  • In exam pattern, The KSET exam is divided into two parts, each of which has objective-type multiple-choice questions. They will be divided into two sessions. Paper I of the KSET will consist of 50 objective-type questions, each worth two marks. The questions on the paper will be general in nature and will only be used to assess the candidate's teaching ability. The main aim of this paper is to assess the candidate's reasoning abilities, understanding, and divergent thinking. Paper-II of the KSET consists of 100 objective-type questions worth two marks each. This paper is based on the candidate's chosen topic.

  • KSET Notification 2022 will be released by the University of Mysore in February 2022, tentatively. KSET 2022 Notification will be released for the aspirants interested in the post of Lectureship/Assistant Professor in Karnataka. Candidates can download the KSET exam 2022 notification from the official website. The direct link to download the KSET Notification 2022 pdf is also mentioned above. 

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