MH SET 2022: Exam Date, Application Form, Notification

MH SET 2022: Exam Date, Application Form, Notification

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: May 30, 2022
Savitribai Phule Pune University will release MH SET Exam 202 notification soon on the official website i.e., setexam unipune ac in. Check the exam date, eligibility, registration, syllabus, exam date, result, admit card, and more.
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The MH SET Exam 2022 notification will be released by the Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) on the official website soon. The application process, eligibility criteria, exam dates, exam pattern, syllabus, and other data for the 38th edition of the MH SET exam will commence with the release of the official notification. The Maharashtra State Eligibility Test is a state-level exam held by Savitribai Phule Pune University (University of Pune) to find qualified applicants for Assistant Professor positions in Maharashtra and Goa. The Maharashtra and Goa states will hold the MH SET exam offline. The MH SET 2022 examination is tentatively scheduled for the first week of October 2022. Two papers will be administered for the MH SET 2022 exam. Candidates must score at least 80% on each of these papers to be considered for Assistant Professor.

MH SET Exam 

Savitribai Phule Pune University conducts a Maharashtra State Eligibility Test for the position of Assistant Professor. The post will be filled by Maharashtra and Goa State Universities and Colleges. For the MH State Eligibility Test, there will be two papers. To be considered for Assistant Professor, Candidates are required to obtain minimum marks in aggregate of all two papers. The Arts, Commerce, Science, Management, Law, Mental, Moral, and Social Sciences, Education, and Physical Education faculties are all covered by the MH SET exam 2022. Candidates with a U.G.C. recognized Master's Degree are eligible to take the MH SET exam.

As soon as the MH SET 2022 notification is released on the website, a direct link to download it will be provided here. Candidates who wish to apply for the position of Assistant Professor may apply for the post once the MH SET notification is released. The agency will release the MH SET Exam dates on the portal along with the application. We have listed all of the details for the MH SET Exam 2022. Candidates can read more about the exam in the sections below.

MH SET Notification PDF 2022

Savitribai Phule Pune University (University of Pune) will release the Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (MH SET) 2022 Notification PDF along with the MH SET Exam Date 2022. The 38th edition of the MH SET Exam will be conducted by the State Agency, Those interested in taking the exam should download the MH SET Notification 2022. The PDF includes all of the necessary information, including the application form, eligibility, syllabus, exam dates, and other details. The notification PDF for the MH SET Exam 2022 is accessible in both English and Marathi, and candidates can download it in either language. Because the MH SET notification PDF for this year has not yet been released, given below is the previous year's MH SET notification to help students. 

MH SET Notification PDF 2022 (Inactive Link)

MH SET Notification PDF 2021 (Previous Year)

MH SET Exam Dates 2022

The MH SET Exam Date 2022 has yet to be announced by the SPPU. Along with the Notification, the University of Pune will announce the MH SET exam dates. Some of the most important dates for the MHSET 2022 exam are listed below. 

Important Dates of MH SET Exam 2022

Release of MH SET Notification

To be notified

Start of MH SET 2022 Application

To be notified

Last Date of MH SET 2022 Application

To be notified

Correction of MH SET 2022 Application Form

To be notified

Last Date for correction of MH SET 2022 Application Form

To be notified

MH SET 2022 Admit Card

To be notified

MH SET Exam 2022

To be notified

MH SET 2022 Answer Key

To be notified

MH SET 2022 Answer Key Challenge

To be notified

MH SET 2022 Result

To be notified

What is MH SET 2022?

The Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (MH SET 2022) is administered by Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) to select candidates for Assistant Professor positions in Maharashtra and Goa universities and colleges. The MH SET exam covers 32 courses from the Arts, Commerce, Science, Management, Law, Mental, Moral, and Social Sciences, Education, and Physical Education faculties. The following are the 32 subjects for which Pune University administers the MH SET:

Subjects in MH SET Exam

01-Marathi

13-Psychology

21-Public Administration

37-Computer Science

02-Hindi

14-Sociology

30-Mathematical Science

38-Electronic Science

03-English

15-Political Science

31-Environmental Science

39-Forensic Science

04-Sanskrit

16-Defence Studies

32-Physical Science

50-Commerce

05-Urdu

17-Home Science

33-Chemical Science

51-Management

10-History

18-Library & Information Science

34-Life Science

60-Law

11-Economics

19-Journalism & Mass Communication

35-Earth/Atmosphere/Earth/Planetary Science

70-Education

12-Philosophy

20-Social Work

36-Geography

71-Physical Edu

MH SET Exam Highlights

Here you can find exam highlights as well as other important information about the MH SET exam.

MH SET Exam 2022 Highlights

Exam Name

MH SET Exam 2022

Conducting Body

University of Pune

MHSET Full-Form

Maharastra State Eligibility Test

Exam Level 

Moderate-State level

Exam Mode

Offline

Frequency

Once a year

Eligibility

Post-Graduation

Post Offered

Assistant Professor

Mode of application

Online

Exam Duration 

03 Hours

Language

Marathi, English

Application Fees

Rs. 800 (General)

Rs. 650 (OBC/SC/ST)

Papers

Paper I (General and Teaching Aptitude)

Paper-II (Subject Selected by Candidate)

Marking Scheme

Each Correct answer is awarded 2 marks and no negative marking

Official Website

http://setexam.unipune.ac.in

Helpline Contact Number

E-mail: setco@unipune.ac.in 

Tele: 020 - 25692527, 020 - 25601289

What is the full form of MH SET?

The Full Form of MH SET is the Maharashtra State Eligibility Test. The Maharashtra State Eligibility test is also known as MH SET/MAHA SET/Unipune SET. SPPU i.e. Savitribai Phule Pune University conducts a Maharashtra State Eligibility Test for the position of Assistant Professor. The post will be filled by Maharashtra and Goa State Universities and Colleges.

MH SET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates interested in becoming Assistant Professors and planning to take the MH SET exam should check the MH SET eligibility requirements. Candidates who match all three MH SET 2022 eligibility criteria, including educational qualifications, age limit, and nationality, will be allowed to apply online and take the MH SET exam. The University of Pune establishes MH SET eligibility. Before applying online, candidates should carefully review the MHSET Eligibility Criteria.

MH SET Education Qualification

  • Candidate must have a U.G.C. recognized Master’s degree in a subject of SET.
  • Candidates must hold a Post Graduate diploma or certificate degree from an Indian university or institute, or a foreign degree, diploma, or certificate from any foreign university or institute.
  • Candidates in the general or unreserved category must have received at least 55% in a Master's or equivalent examination (without gracing or rounding off).
  • Candidates who are still enrolled in a master's degree program or who have taken the final year exam are also eligible to take the exam.

MH SET Age Limit

  • There is no specific upper age limit for the eligibility test in MH SET 2022.

MH SET Nationality

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

MH SET Reservation Policy

  • The Maharashtra and Goa reservation policies apply to the Maharashtra SET 2022. In compliance with Maharashtra and Goa's reservation policies, candidates from other states (other than Maharashtra and Goa) who fall under reserved categories would be classified as General Category candidates.

Maharashtra SET 2022 Reservation Policy

Unreserved

25%

EWS

10%

OBC

19%

SC

13%

ST

7%

SEBC

13%

SBC

2%

DT (A) VJ

3%

NT (B)

2.5%

NT (C)

3.5%

NT (D)

2%

MH SET 2022 Application Form

To apply for the MH SET 2022 Exam online, you must first register on the official website before moving on to the detailed application form. Before filling out the SPPU exam form, candidates should read the instructions and eligibility criteria. Also, check the important dates section to make sure you don't miss the deadline for filling out the SPPU exam form or making corrections. Candidates may be disqualified even after the results are announced if any information provided on the application form is proven to be inaccurate or incorrect. After the declaration of the result, mistakes in the application form can be corrected for a fee of INR 500 with relevant evidence. Below is a link to the online application for the Maha SET exam.

MH SET 2022 Application Form

Steps to apply for MH SET 2022

The simple steps to apply for the MH SET exam 2022 are given below.

  • Login to SPPU by visiting the official website i.e. setexam.unipune.ac.in.
  • Click on 'Apply Now' to register on the website using a valid e-mail I.D and password.
  • The Username & password will be available on your registered email id.
  • You can now fill out the complete application form and click on 'Submit.
  • The next step is to upload a Scanned Photo and Signature (Photo Size: 50KB JPG/JPEG)/(Signature Size: 30KB JPG/JPEG).
  • The last step to completing the application form is to make the payment.
  • Candidates may pay using a credit/ debit card or Internet Banking.
  • Download the MH SET 2022 application form copy and keep it for future reference.

Application Fees for MH SET 2022

The application fee is determined by the candidate's category. The following table shows the application fee for MH SET 2022.

Application fees for MH SET 2022

Open

INR 800/-

OBC/SC/ST/DT/VH/PH/Transgender

INR 650/-

MH SET 2022 Selection Process

Candidates who meet the MH SET eligibility requirements i.e. education and age requirements must read and understand the Maharashtra SET selection process completely. The following sections provide detailed information on the Unipune SET selection procedure.

  • To qualify for the examination for Assistant Professor, the applicants are required to score minimum aggregate marks in both Papers i.e Paper-I and Paper-II.

Category

Minimum Marks (%) Required

OPEN/EWS

Taken together, both papers have a 40% aggregate mark.

OBC/DT(A)(VJ)/NT(B)/NT(C)/NT(D)/SBC/SC/ST/PH/VH(Disability 40% Or More)/Trans-Genders/SEBC (Non-Creamy Layer Only)

Taken together, both papers have a 35% aggregate mark.

  • If you meet the qualifying requirements, the aggregate marks from both papers will be used to create a subject-by-subject and category-by-category merit list.
  • Only 6% of those who apply for the exam in MH SET 2022 will be certified qualified, according to UGC rules. 'Appearing' signifies that you attempted both papers. The number of qualifying slots is computed subject-by-subject and category-by-category according to the reservation regulations.

MH SET 2022 Exam Pattern

The MH SET 2022 Exam is a multiple-choice exam. The exam comprises two papers that will be administered in two sessions on the same day, without a break. Below you'll find all the information you need about the Maharashtra SET exam pattern.

The MH SET 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

Note: There is no negative marking in the MH SET 2022 examination

MH SET 2022 Syllabus

The Savitribai Phule Pune University has prescribed the MH SET 2022 syllabus for the exam conducted to determine the eligibility of applicants for Assistant Professorship in Maharashtra and Goa. The MH SET syllabus familiarises candidates with the subjects and topics that will be included in the exam. Topics from Papers 1 and 2 are included in the syllabus. Both papers are made up of objective-type multiple-choice questions (MCQs) and are given in multiple sessions on the same day.

MH SET Syllabus of Paper-I

The following are some of the most important MH SET Paper-I topics:

MH SET 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

MH SET Syllabus of Paper-II

The candidates will choose a subject from the list of important topics below. Because Paper-II is a subject-specific paper. The following are the topics for MH SET Paper-II.

MH SET Syllabus of Paper-II

English

Hindi

Marathi

Sanskrit

Urdu

History

Economics

Philosophy

Psychology

Sociology

Political Science

Defense & Strategic Study

Home Science

Library & Information Science

Journalism & Mass Communication

Social Work

Mathematical Science

Public Administration

Environmental Science

Physical Science

Life Science

Chemical Science

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean & Planetary Science

Geography

Computer Science

Electronic Science

Forensic Science

Commerce

Management

Law

Education

Physical Education

MH SET Syllabus of Paper-II - English

The table below lists the most important topics from English for Paper-II of the MH SET syllabus.

MH SET Syllabus of Paper-II - 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

MH SET Preparation Tips

You must be familiar with the exam pattern and syllabus to effectively prepare for MH SET 2022. MH SET Preparation Tips include detailed tips and strategies. To ensure maximum retention, you must complete each topic and revise the course on a routine basis. Here are some MH SET 2022 preparation tips:

  • Any MH SET preparation plan should start with a thorough understanding of the exam pattern and syllabus.
  • Candidates can plan which topics to cover first once they learn the details of the topics. This will depend on their strengths and weaknesses.
  • Take everything one step at a time.
  • To get an idea of the exam's general difficulty level, solve MH SET Previous Year question papers and practice mock tests.
  • Attempt to answer each question in under a minute so that the candidates can concentrate on the most difficult topics.
  • Plan daily breaks with activities that will help you prepare indirectly, such as reading a book or taking notes.

Best Books for MH SET Exam 2022

The MH SET exam is taken by thousands of students, therefore choosing the best books to study for it is important. The following are some of the Best Books for the MH SET exam that every candidate should study.

Best Books for MH SET Exam 2022

Objective General English

SP Bakshi

Analytical and Logical Reasoning for CAT & Other Management Exams

Peeyush Bharadwaj

NTA UGC NET/JRF/SET Social Work Paper

Raushan Kumar

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examination

R S Aggarwal

MH SET 2022 Admit Card

The MH SET Admit Card download will be available soon on the official website. To obtain the MH SET admit card 2022, candidates must enter their Login Id and password. Kindly be informed that admit cards will not be sent to applicants. You must print your MH SET admit card and bring it to the exam center with you on the day of the examination, along with a photo ID such as an Aadhar Card, PAN Card, or Voter Id.

On the official website of the SPPU i.e. Savitribai Phule Pune University, the MH SET hall ticket will be released. Candidates who successfully applied for the MH SET Exam 2022 can access their admit card using the link provided below. Before taking the exam, make sure you double-check all of the information on the SET admit card 2022 PDF. Also, keep in mind that you will only be allowed to take the topic listed on your admit card.

Download MH SET 2022 Admit Card

MH SET 2022 Result

Candidates who will be successful at obtaining the minimum qualifying marks shall be shortlisted for the Assistant Professor post in the state of Maharashtra & Goa. Each candidate's name, exam date, roll number, signature, photo, and other personal info, as well as section and overall exam scores, are included in the MH SET Result 2022. We have provided a direct link to the MH SET 2022 Result below.

MH SET Result 2022

MH SET 2022 Exam Centers

In Maharashtra and Goa, the MH SET 2022 exam will be held in a number of cities. Candidates can choose an examination center that is most convenient for them. The following is a list of examination center locations. Candidates should take this into consideration when choosing exam centers for the MH SET 2022.

MH SET 2022 Exam Centers

Mumbai

Solapur

Dhule

Amravati 

Pune

Ahmednagar

Aurangabad

Nagpur

Kolhapur

Nashik

Nanded

Chandrapur

Gadchiroli

Panjim (Goa)

MH SET Exam Answer Key 2022

The MH SET Answer Key 2022 will be released following the exam and will be posted here as soon as it is available. The Maharashtra State Eligibility Test, or MH SET, will be held soon. The answer key will be released as soon as the examinations are completed. The MH SET answer key 2022 can be downloaded directly via the link provided below.

Download MH SET Answer Key 2022 (To be notified)

MH SET Salary 2022

Assistant Professors selected for the states of Maharashtra and Goa through MH SET 2022 receive monthly payments in the range of Rs. 25,000/- to 40,000/- in the beginning. The salary is dependent on the scores and college. Read detailed information about MH SET Salary & Job Profile 2022

  • Basic Pay: Rs. 15,600/- to 39,100/- per month.
  • Academic Grade Pay: Rs. 6000/- per month
  • The above amounts are the expected in-hand salary for a new lecturer.
  • Average Gross Pay: Rs. 45,000/- to Rs. 50,000/-per month

MH SET Cut-off

Below you can go through the MH SET Previous year Cut-off to have a check at the level of the competition and prepare accordingly. 

MH CET Cut-off (Last Year)

Subject

General

SC

OBC (NCL)

ST

Marathi

47.33

43.33

43.33

40

Hindi

53.33

46

46.67

45.33

English

57.33

49.33

51.33

46.67

Sanskrit

63.33

50

56.67

42.67

Urdu

68

0

66

0

History

52

46

47.33

42.67

Economics

55.33

49.33

51.33

46

Philosophy

53.33

45.33

52.67

40.67

Psychology

54.67

45.33

47.33

44.67

Sociology

51.33

44.67

46.67

44

Political Science

59.33

53.33

54

49.33

Defense & Strategic Studies

64

45.33

56

46.67

Home Science

57.33

51.33

50.67

45.33

Library & Information Science

56

50.67

51.33

48.67

Journalism & Mass Communication

56.67

48.67

52

45.33

Social Work

56

51.33

52.67

48

Public Administration

54

48.67

53.33

46.67

Mathematical Sciences

52

44

46.67

42

Environmental Sciences

55.33

49.33

51.33

45.33

Physical Science

51.33

44.67

45.33

41.33

Chemical Sciences

54.67

45.33

47.33

42.67

Life Sciences

54

47.33

48.67

42.67

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean & Planetary Science

54

44.67

52

44.67

Geography

53.33

48

49.33

44.67

Electronics Science

54

52

49.33

40

Forensic Science

58

51.33

52

35.33

Physical Education

53.33

46.67

50

43.33

Commerce

53.33

45.33

47.33

43.33

Management

60

55.33

54

46.67

Law

54

49.33

49.33

44.67

Education

52.67

48

50

44.67

Computer Science & Application

48

43.33

44

40.67

MH SET Previous Question Year Papers

To maximize your score and understand the trend and type of questions asked in the MH SET 2022 exam, candidates should refer to the previous year's papers. PYPs are the best source to understand and strategize your preparation accordingly. We have provided MH SET Previous Year Question Papers from the year 2013 to 2019 for your convenience.

MH SET Previous Year Papers

Year

SET A

SET B

SET C

SET D

2019

MH SET SET A

MH SET SET B

MH SET SET C

MH SET SET D

2018

MH SET SET A

MH SET SET B

MH SET SET C

MH SET SET D

2017

MH SET SET A

MH SET SET B

MH SET SET C

MH SET SET D

2016

MH SET SET A

MH SET SET B

MH SET SET C

MH SET SET D

2015

MH SET SET A

MH SET SET B

MH SET SET C

MH SET SET D

2013

MH SET SET A

MH SET SET B

MH SET SET C

MH SET SET D

MH SET FAQs

  • The Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (MH SET 2022) is administered by Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). The exam is to select candidates for Assistant Professor positions in Maharashtra and Goa universities/colleges.

  • Candidate must have a U.G.C. recognized Master’s degree in a subject of SET. Also, Candidates must hold a Post Graduate diploma or certificate degree from an Indian university or institute, or a foreign degree, diploma, or certificate from any foreign university or institute. And candidates in the general or unreserved category must have received at least 55% in a Master's or equivalent examination. This is the MH SET Eligibility Criteria.

  • MH SET is administered by SPPU i.e. Savitribai Phule Pune University, the MH SET application procedure is also administered by the University of Pune. The steps for registering and applying for MH SET 2022 are as follows:

    • Login to SPPU by visiting the official website i.e. setexam.unipune.ac.in.
    • Click on 'Apply Now' to register on the website using a valid e-mail I.D and password.
    • The Username & password will be available on your registered email id.
    • You can now fill out the complete application form and click on 'Submit.
    • The next step is to upload a Scanned Photo and Signature (Photo Size: 50KB JPG/JPEG)/(Signature Size: 30KB JPG/JPEG).
    • The last step to completing the application form is to make the payment.
    • Candidates may pay using a credit/ debit card or Internet Banking.
    • Download the MH SET 2022 application form copy and keep it for future reference.
  • The MH SET syllabus familiarises candidates with the subjects and topics that will be included in the exam. Topics from Papers 1 and 2 are included in the syllabus. Both papers are made up of objective-type multiple-choice questions (MCQs) and are given in multiple sessions on the same day.

  • For the assistant professor position through MH SET 2022, there is no upper age limit. The MH SET exam is available to candidates of any age who have completed all of the required educational requirements.

  • Candidates must be familiar with the exam pattern and syllabus in order to prepare effectively for MH SET 2022. To achieve maximum memory, candidates must complete each topic and study the course on a regular basis. Candidates are only allowed to finish one section at a time.

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

  • The full form of the MH SET is Maharashtra State Eligibility Test. it is a state eligibility test exam organized by SPPU i.e. Savitribai Phule Pune University. It is the state examination for the posts of Assistant Professors in the states of Maharashtra and Goa.

  • Objective General English by SP Bakshi, Analytical and Logical Reasoning for CAT & Other Management Exams by Peeyush Bharadwaj, NTA UGC NET/JRF/SET Social Work Paper by Raushan Kumar, Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examination by R S Aggarwal, etc are some of the Best Books of MH SET 2022 preparation.

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

    • Visit the MH SET official websites.
    • On the homepage, click the 'Download/Check MH SET 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 MH SET 2022 admit card.
  • Candidates can access their MH SET 2022 results on its official website by following the instructions below:

    • Visit the MH SET 2022 website.
    • Select ‘Download MH SET Result 2022 from the drop-down menu.
    • Enter your application number and date of birth.
    • Select the button that says MH SET 2022 Result.
    • Save the scorecard to your desktop by clicking on the download button.
  • In the MH SET Exam Pattern, the mode of examination is offline. 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 MH SET exam.

  • The AP SET is a state eligibility test exam organized by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam that follows the pattern of the National Eligibility test, and MH SET is a state eligibility test exam organized by Savitribai Phule Pune University. The exam is for the position of Assistant professor in the states of Maharashtra and Goa.

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