MHSET 2022: Notification, Exam Date, Result

MHSET 2022: Notification, Exam Date, Result

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: May 15, 2022The MHSET Notification PDF will be available on the official website, setexam.unipune.ac.in, very soon. Candidates can check the Exam date, registration, eligibility, syllabus for the MH SET, and more.
The MHSET Notification PDF will be available on the official website, setexam.unipune.ac.in, very soon. Candidates can check the Exam date, registration, eligibility, syllabus for the MH SET, and more.
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The Maharashtra State Eligibility Test is a state-level exam administered by Savitribai Phule Pune University (University of Pune) to identify qualified candidates for Assistant Professor positions. For the governments of Maharashtra and Goa, the exam is for the position of Assistant Professor. The MH SET 2022 examination will be held during the first week of July 2022 tentatively. For the MH SET 2022 exam, two papers will be conducted. To be considered for Assistant Professor, candidates must get a minimum of 80% on each of these papers. The application process, eligibility criteria, exam dates, exam pattern, syllabus, and other details for the 38th edition of the MH SET exam will begin with the release of the official announcement. In the states of Maharashtra and Goa, the MH SET exam will be conducted in an offline format.

MHSET 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 2022 exam. Candidates with a U.G.C.-recognized Master's Degree are eligible to take this exam.

As soon as the MHSET 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 MHSET notification is released. The agency will release the MHSET 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.

MHSET Notification PDF 2022

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

MHSET Notification PDF 2022 (Inactive Link)

MHSET Notification PDF 2021 (Previous Year)

MHSET Exam Dates 2022

The Savitribai Phule Pune University has yet to announce the MHSET 2022 Exam Date. The University of Pune will also release the MHSET exam date along with the notification. The following are some of the most important dates for the MHSET 2022 exam.

Important Dates of MHSET Exam 2022

Release of MHSET Notification

To be notified

Start of MHSET 2022 Application

To be notified

Last Date of MHSET 2022 Application

To be notified

Correction of MHSET 2022 Application Form

To be notified

Last Date for correction of MHSET 2022 Application Form

To be notified

MHSET 2022 Admit Card

To be notified

MHSET Exam 2022

To be notified

MHSET 2022 Answer Key

To be notified

MHSET 2022 Answer Key Challenge

To be notified

MHSET 2022 Result

To be notified

What is MHSET 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/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 MHSET 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

MHSET Exam Highlights

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

MHSET Exam 2022 Highlights

Exam Name

MHSET 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

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What is the full form of MHSET?

The Full Form of MHSET 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.

MHSET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates interested in becoming Assistant Professors and planning to take the MHSET exam should check the MHSET eligibility requirements. Candidates who match all three MHSET 2022 eligibility criteria, including educational qualifications, age limit, and nationality, will be allowed to apply online and take the MHSET exam.

The University of Pune establishes MHSET eligibility. Before applying online, candidates should carefully review the MHSET Eligibility Criteria.

MHSET 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).
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  • 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.

MHSET Age Limit

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

MHSET Nationality

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

MHSET 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%

MHSET 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.

MHSET 2022 Application Form

Steps to apply for MHSET 2022

  • 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 MHSET 2022

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

Application fees for MHSET 2022

Open

INR 800/-

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

INR 650/-

MHSET 2022 Selection Process

Candidates who meet the MHSET 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 MHSET 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.

MHSET 2022 Exam Pattern

The MHSET 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 MHSET 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

MHSET 2022 Syllabus

The Savitribai Phule Pune University has prescribed the MH SET syllabus 2022 for the exam conducted to determine the eligibility of applicants for Assistant Professorship in Maharashtra and Goa. The MHSET 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.

MHSET Syllabus of Paper-I

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

MHSET 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

MHSET 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 MHSET Paper-II.

MHSET 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

MHSET Syllabus of Paper-II - English

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

MHSET 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

MHSET Preparation Tips

You must be familiar with the exam format and syllabus to effectively prepare for MHSET 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 MHSET 2022 preparation tips:

  • Any MHSET 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 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 MHSET Exam 2022

The MHSET 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 MHSET exam that every candidate should study.

Best Books for MHSET 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

MHSET 2022 Admit Card

The MHSET 2022 Exam Admit Card will be available for download soon on the official website. To obtain the MH SET admit card, candidates must enter their Login Id and password. Kindly be informed that admit cards will not be sent to applicants. You must print your 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 MHSET 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 MHSET 2022 Admit Card

MHSET 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 MHSET 2022 Result. We have provided a direct link to the MHSET 2022 Result below.

MH SET Result 2022

MHSET 2022 Exam Centers

In Maharashtra and Goa, the MHSET 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 MHSET 2022.

MHSET 2022 Exam Centers

Mumbai

Solapur

Dhule

Amravati 

Pune

Ahmednagar

Aurangabad

Nagpur

Kolhapur

Nashik

Nanded

Chandrapur

Gadchiroli

Panjim (Goa)

MHSET Exam Answer Key 2022

The MHSET 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 MHSET, will be held soon. The answer key will be released as soon as the examinations are completed. The MHSET answer key can be downloaded directly via the link provided below.

Download MHSET Answer Key 2022 (To be notified)

MHSET Salary 2022

Assistant Professors selected for the states of Maharashtra and Goa through MHSET 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

MHSET 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. 

MHCET 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

MHSET Previous 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 Papers from the year 2013 to 2019 for your convenience.

MHSET Previous Year Papers

Year

SET A

SET B

SET C

SET D

2019

MHSET SET A

MHSET SET B

MHSET SET C

MHSET SET D

2018

MHSET SET A

MHSET SET B

MHSET SET C

MHSET SET D

2017

MHSET SET A

MHSET SET B

MHSET SET C

MHSET SET D

2016

MHSET SET A

MHSET SET B

MHSET SET C

MHSET SET D

2015

MHSET SET A

MHSET SET B

MHSET SET C

MHSET SET D

2013

MHSET SET A

MHSET SET B

MHSET SET C

MHSET 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 MHSET Eligibility Criteria.

  • MHSET is administered by SPPU i.e. Savitribai Phule Pune University, the MHSET application procedure is also administered by the University of Pune. The steps for registering and applying for MHSET 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 MHSET 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 MHSET 2022, there is no upper age limit. The MHSET 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 MHSET 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 MHSET exam is Moderate. The University of Pune administered the previous MHSET exam in an offline format. According to the previous MHSET exam report, the exam was moderate in nature. It is a state-level examination.

  • The full form of the MHSET 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 MHSET 2022 preparation.

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

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

    • Visit the MHSET 2022 website.
    • Select ‘Download MHSET Result 2022 from the drop-down menu.
    • Enter your application number and date of birth.
    • Select the button that says MHSET 2022 Result.
    • Save the scorecard to your desktop by clicking on the download button.
  • In the MHSET 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 MHSET exam.

  • The APSET is a state eligibility test exam organized by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam that follows the pattern of the National Eligibility test and MHSET 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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