TN SET Question Papers 2021, Download PDF

TN SET Question Papers 2021, Download PDF

ByAshwani Tyagi  |  Updated on: Jul 14, 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 Questions Papers 2021

The TNSET Question Papers serves the aim of testing because it is the most reliable source of self-assessment. Solve a couple of TNSET Previous Year Papers at the start of the preparation continue the process in the due course and solve all of them after completion of the syllabus. The question papers acts like mirror during preparation, it tells you the short comings in your preparation. You'll gain fruitful insights into the development required in your preparation. The Tamil Nadu SET examination is conducted in General Studies and 26 subjects in pen and paper mode (OMR based). We have covered all subjects papers PDF for all candidates. 

The TNSET exam has 2 papers. Both are mandatory. Candidates who are preparing for the Tamil Nadu SET exam must download and attempt all the papers available for better preparation. We have provided the 2017 and 2016 papers here.

Benefits of Solving Tamil Nadu SET Previous Year's Papers

We have provided the benefots of attempting the TNSET previous year's question papers here. 

  • By solving the above TNSET question papers, you will gain confidence and improve your performance.
  • You can revise your course while solving question papers, this will strengthen your core topics.  
  • If you missed something in the TNSET syllabus, you will know.
  • Solving previous year’s question papers are considered a powerful tool for evaluating your performance.

TNSET Previous Year's Question Papers PDF

Download PDF of the TNSET previous year's question papers for 2016 and 2017. The question papers are available for all the subjects. The link of remaining PDFs will be updated after it is available on official website.

Sr. No. Subject Previous Year paper 2017

Previous Year Paper 2016 (Paper 2)

Previous Year Paper 2016 (Paper 3)
1.GeographyDownload pdfDownload pdfDownload pdf 
2.Chemical ScienceDownload pdfDownload pdfDownload pdf 
3.CommerceDownload pdfDownload pdf Download pdf  
4.Computer ScienceDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
5.EconomicsDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
6.EducationDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
7.EnglishDownload pdf Download pdfDownload pdf
8.Earth ScienceDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
9.Life ScienceDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
10.Journalism and Mass communicationDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
11.Management____Download pdf Download pdf
12.HindiDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf  
13.HistoryDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
14.LawDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
15.Mathematical Science____Download pdf Download pdf
16.Physical ScienceDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
17. Physical Education____Download pdf Download pdf
18. Philosophy____Download pdf Download pdf
19. Political ScienceDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
20. PsychologyDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
21. Public Administration____Download pdf Download pdf
22. SociologyDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
23. Library and Information science____Download pdf Download pdf
24. TamilDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf
25. SanskritDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf  
26. Social WorkDownload pdf Download pdf Download pdf

Check Detailed TNSET Eligibility Criteria 2021

TN SET Exam Pattern 2021

The Test will consist of two papers with Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and will be held in two separate sessions as follows:




Number of

Multiple Choice Questions







50 Questions - all Compulsory

(2 Marks each)

1 Hour

(09:30 A.M. to

10.30 A.M.)

1 Hour 20 minutes

(09:30 A.M. to

10.50 A.M.)




100 Questions - all compulsory

(2 Marks each)

2 Hours

(11.00 A.M. to

01.00 P.M.)

2 Hours 40 minutes

(11.00 A.M. to 

01.40 P.M.)

  • The exam will be objective type for both paper 1 and paper 2.
  • It will be conducted offline i.e. on OMR sheets.
  • There will be no negative marking in the examination.

Check Detailed TNSET Exam Pattern 2021

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TNSET Cut Off 2021


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  • Yes, we provided all the TNSET question papers which are available on the Annamalai University website.

  • Yes, you provide all the TNSET previous year’s papers for free.

  • Here we have provided the 2017 and 2016 question papers as available on the website.

  • After attempting the exam, you can check the performance of my analysis of the attempt in the exam. Check the number of correct and incorrect answers and evaluate your marks.

  • Yes, you can attempt the same paper as many times as you want PDF. 

  • Yes, you will get the short trick as well as the detailed solution for each question in the question paper.


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