Telangana’s first State Level Eligibility Test will be conducted by Osmania University on 11th June, 2017.
The exam Telangana State Eligibility Test 2017, also known as TS-SET, has been in progress for the past three years and finally the induction of this exam is good news for lakhs of Ph.D scholars, prospective lecturers and even junior lecturers.
Osmania University has announced the application schedule for Telangana State Eligibility Test 2017.
S. Ramanachandram, the Vice Chancellor, said in a press conference that candidates interested in the test will have to pay a registration fee of Rs. 1,000 for general category, Rs. 800 for BC category and Rs. 500 for SC/ST/PWD category. Candidates will have to fill and submit their application forms along with the fees before 20th March, 2017.
Previously, the UGC permitted Osmania University to conduct the exam in 29 subjects, annually for the upcoming three years.
The applications for the SET exam are open from 22nd February, 2017 to 20th March, 2017.
SET exam will be conducted in Hyderabad, Adilabad, Karimnagar, Nalgonda, Mahabubnagar, Nizamabad and Warangal. The exam is also the qualifying exam for Ph.D admissions in universities and colleges of Telangana.
The SET exam will be conducted for 29 subjects, which will now include two new subject papers. The two new subjects are environmental sciences and linguistics.
The test will comprise of three papers (GK, subject paper and the subject paper in-depth). SET will not have any negative marking.