KSET Application Form 2021 - Check Direct Link, Fee & Apply Online Process

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: Feb 8, 2021KSET 2021 Exam Result announced. Complete details about result, cutoff, certificate and much more regarding KSET 2021 examination.
KSET 2021 Exam Result announced. Complete details about result, cutoff, certificate and much more regarding KSET 2021 examination.
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KSET Application Form 2021

KSET Application Form 2021 notification was released on 06 February 2021 by the University of Mysore. Now, the authority has activated the direct link to Apply online for the KSET 2021 exam on 08 February 2021. Candidates must check through the detailed KSET Eligibility 2021 before applying online. 

The KSET application form 2021 must be filled online and the hard copy is to be sent to the nodal office. Also, note that there is an extension to the last date to apply online with a late fee of Rs. 250. The notification for KSET exam dates 2021 has also been released along with notification and application details. The last date for filling KSET online application in the normal course is until 07 March 2021. If you have already applied on the official website of KSET, now it is the time to prepare yourself thoroughly as the KSET 2021 exam is set to take place on 11 April 2021.

Check KSET Eligibility Criteria 2021

KSET Application Form Start & Last Dates 2021



Release of notification for KSET Exam 2021

February 6, 2021 (Saturday)

KSET Online Form Start Date 2021

February 8, 2021 (Monday)

Last date for online application submission

March 13, 2021 (Saturday)

Last date for online filling and submitting an application with a late fee of Rs.250/-

March 15, 2021 (Monday)

KSET Exam Dates 2021

April 11, 2021 (Sunday)

How to Apply Online for the KSET 2021 Exam

As you know the KSET online form dates 2021 released. All exam candidates are advised not to wait till the last date to fill your form. Here is the detail of filling the application form procedure the candidates had to follow.

  1. Visit the official http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in first and register yourself first, by clicking ‘Sign up for Registration’.
  2. Fill in your details like name, cell phone number, functional e-mail id, and a password.
  3. Note down the registration number and password displayed and keep it safe until the whole selection procedure is over.
  4. Proceed to give your personal, educational, and KSET exam details. While mentioning your educational qualification, you should mention your PG course as Passed or Appearing as applicable.
  5. Complete the KSET apply online process, upload the scanned documents, pay the fee using online payment mode, before finally clicking the submit button.

KSET Application Fee and Payment Mode

The Candidates of different categories were supposed to pay the different examination fee. The details are noted below –

KSET Application Fee-Category Wise


Fee in INR





Cat-I, SC, ST, PWD


The late fee to be paid after the last date


How to pay the KSET Application Fee 

Clicking on the payment button at KSET website opened the button ‘select the payment category’ (General/Cat IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB/ Cat-I, SC, ST, PWD). The candidates were supposed to click the button and enter the data in all the fields carefully. The payment options were Internet Banking, Debit and Credit Card of all banks, State bank Buddy e-Wallet Payment. Cash payments for KSET Application Fee were allowed to be done through generating an online challan through SBI branch and paying later at any SBI branches PAN India (Cash/only SBI cheques were accepted).

Documents required for KSET Application Form 2021

The following documents are required when applying for KSET 2021 Exam

  1. scanned passport size photo in JPEG format (10 kb to 100 kb).
  2. Scanned Signature (5 kb to 30 kb size). You are required to upload the full Signature in running handwriting in the appropriate box given in the online application form. Your Signature should be put on white paper with Black Ink pen and scanned clearly for uploading.

Other important documents required for the filling of the application form are listed below. You must keep these handy while filling the application form.

  1. Your Name, Mother’s Name, Father’s Name as given in the Secondary School Examination or equivalent Board/ University Certificate in Capital letters.
  2. Your date of birth as printed in Secondary School Examination or equivalent Board/ University Certificate.

Also, check the latest KSET Syllabus and KSET Exam Pattern in detail for better-directed exam preparation. 

Important points to remember for KSET Application Online 2021

Some important points to remember for KSET Application Online 2021 are as follows.

  1. State Bank MOPS (Multi Option Payment System) was the payment gateway used on the official website.
    2. Fees submitted by another mode like Demand Draft/Money Order /IPO was not accepted.
  2. Fee once paid was not refunded under any circumstances.
  3. If any candidate was found to be eligible in previous KSET tests and reappearing with the same subject in KSET Exam 2021, their candidature was cancelled, and the previous eligibility was also withdrawn through de-notification.
    5. Candidates other than general category were required to mention their reservation status in the online application forms.
  4. Candidates who were pursuing their Master’s Degree (First or Second Semester) or equivalent course or candidates already appeared for their Master’s Degree (Final Year) examination and waiting for result or candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed were allowed to apply for this test.

Understand the KSET Selection Process 2021 to have a clarity of the exam details. Check the KSET salary and Job profile to ascertain what lies ahead.

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Am I supposed to send the hard copy of the KSET application form?

  • Yes, you have to send the copy of KSET application form to the nodal office. 

Is it necessary to preserve the KSET Application fee receipt?

  • Yes. It is recommended to keep The KSET Application fee receipt till the date of the exam.

Who governs the KSET recruitment rules for qualified candidates in 2021?

  • Candidates who qualify the KSET 2021 are governed by the recruitment rules and regulations specified for the post of Assistant Professors of targeted Universities / Colleges / Institutions (Government/ Aided /Private) of Karnataka State.

For how many subjects KSET 2021 is taking place?

  • KSET Exam 2021 is taking place for 41 subjects.

Is there any provision to pay the KSET fee offline?

  • Yes. You can generate an SBI challan by paying cash to the SBI branch of your choice and send that challan receipt to KSET authorities.