TNSET Eligibility Criteria 2021, Age Limit, Educational Qualification

TNSET Eligibility Criteria 2021, Age Limit, Educational Qualification

ByAshwani Tyagi  |  Updated on: Jul 13, 2021TNSET 2021 Application Form has been started from 7th June 2021. Read all about the Tamil Nadu State Eligibility Test (TNSET) 2021 below including details about  exam pattern, syllabus, preparation and more. 
TNSET 2021 Application Form has been started from 7th June 2021. Read all about the Tamil Nadu State Eligibility Test (TNSET) 2021 below including details about  exam pattern, syllabus, preparation and more. 
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TNSET Eligibility Criteria 2021

The Annamalai University has prescribed the eligibility criteria for the TNSET exam through the official notification. The TNSET exam is conducted to determine the eligibility of candidates for the assistant professor posts. In order to apply for the TNSET exam, it is crucial that the candidates meet the TNSET eligibility criteria. The candidature of the candidate will be canceled if they fail to meet the eligibility criteria. So, here is the detailed TNSET exam eligibility conditions including the details of educational qualification and age limit for TNSET exam.

TNSET 2021 Educational Qualification

The eligibility criteria for TNSET 2021 will be stipulated together with the issuance of the test application form. We provide eligibility criteria based on last year. Before filling out the application form, candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria. If any candidate is not eligible to take the exam, they will lose the opportunity to qualify as an assistant professor.

  • At least 55% of the marks without rounding off at the master's level (or equivalent grades on the point scale) will be the basic qualification for direct hiring of teachers of any level and other cadres with equivalent qualifications.
  • A relevant qualification that is considered equivalent to 55%, as long as the scoring system is followed by an accredited university, will also be considered valid at the master's level.
  • Candidates who are studying for a master's degree or who have taken the Master Qualification Examination (the last year) and whose results are still expected or whose qualification examination has been postponed can also apply for the exam.
  • Candidates are advised to appear in the subject of their Postgraduation only.
  • Candidates of non-general categories should mention their social status on the online application form. When uploading the application, candidates should refer to the Community Certificate and Disabled-related Certificates (VI/HI/PH) and other documents. They must meet the qualification requirements.

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TNSET 2021 Reservation Policy

Check the various relaxations in the TNSET exam 2021 to the reserved category 

  • A relaxation of 5 % is provided to candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC and PWD category students.
  • The same relaxations apply to the third-gender candidates.
  • Doctor Degree holders who completed the masters level exam prior to September 19, 1991 (regardless of the date results are announced) must be eligible to relax 5% of the total score (i.e., 55% to 50%) of appearing on the TNSET exam.

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TNSET Age Limit 2021

The university has not prescribed any age limit for the aspirants. Any candidate who is otherwise eligible can apply for the eligibility test at any age.

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TNSET Exam Eligibility FAQs

  • Anyone with a degree of masters or equivalent with a minimum score of 55% marks in the qualifying exam for the general category and 50% marks for all reserved category candidates.

  • Candidates are not required to send either any certificates/ documents in support of their eligibility or print out of their Application Form (Confirmation Page) to the TN-SET office.

  • No. The university has not prescribed any age limit for the exam.

  • Candidates who are studying for a master's degree or who have taken the Master Qualification Examination (the last year) and whose results are still expected can also apply for the exam.

  • A relaxation of 5 % is provided to candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC and PWD category students.

  • No, there is no need for age relaxation for the TNSET 2021 exam. There is no age limit in the TNSET exam.

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