Moulya Bhavan, University of Mysore, Manasagangothri, Mysore - 570 006

University of Mysore

ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ರಾಜ್ಯ ಉಪನ್ಯಾಸಕರ ಅರ್ಹತಾ ಪರೀಕ್ಷೆ

Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) Center for Lecturership

[ Accredited by UGC, New Delhi ]

Moulya Bhavan, University of Mysore, Manasagangothri, Mysore - 570 006

General Instructions
  1. The candidates must read the conditions of eligibility carefully and must satisfy themselves regarding their eligibility for the Test before filling the online application and submit the printout of online application forms to their respective test centers.
  2. KSET center may change the examination center (s) or date of examination without assigning any reason.
  3. No TA/DA will be paid to the candidates for appearing for the Test.
  4. Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidature.
  5. Candidates should correspond only with the NODAL officers (Name and address are given in the website of respective university test centers opted by the candidate for any other relevant information.
  6. Persons With Disability (PWD) candidates should attach the attested copy of Medical Certificate issued by District Civil Surgeon.
  7. Applications submitted on any other format will not be accepted.
  8. Candidates should ensure that the signatures appended and photographs pasted by them in all the places, viz. in their Application Form, Attendance Slip should be identical and there should be no variation of any kind.
  9. The candidates in their own interest are advised to retain a photocopy of the Application Form, Admission Card, Attendance Slip and e-challan/receipt for their record. This will be useful for candidates for any clarification with KSET Center.
  10. Printout of online application form should NOT be sent directly to the Co-ordinator, KSET center, University of Mysore, Mysore.
  11. Applications received after the last date at the respective test center will not be accepted.
  12. Submission of Online Application is mandatory. Hard copies submitted to the Nodal Officer of the different centers without online submission, will not be accepted.
  13. Application Form must be completed in all respect as per the Notification and declaration should be signed. Candidates who have NOT signed the declaration on their application will be rejected.
  14. Applications failing to provide the following information's / attested documents will be REJECTED.
    1. Correct Test Center.
    2. Correct subject.
    3. Correct category along with valid category certificates such as SC, ST, Cat-1, IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB and PWD certificate.
      Candidates who do not submit their correct category certificates along with hard copy of application form their results will be withheld.
      [Note: Category mentioned in the online submission of application form is final; any change in category sought in future will not be entertained for any reason]
  15. All incomplete Application Forms will be totally rejected.
  16. A candidate who does NOT appear for Paper-I and Paper-II will NOT be permitted to appear for Paper-III.
  17. There will be no negative marking.
  18. The use of calculators or Log Tables is not permitted. Cellular phones, pagers and any sort of electronic devices etc., are not allowed in the Examination Hall/Room.
  19. Candidates will not be allowed to write anything on the Admission Card or on any other paper.
  20. Candidates should be present in the examination hall and seat at 9.00 am in first session and at 1.00 pm in second session. No candidates should be allowed to Examination hall / room after 10.00 a.m. in the first session and 2.00 p.m. in the second session. No candidates should be allowed to leave the Examination hall / room before 11.45 a.m. in the first session and 3.30 p.m. in the second session.
  21. The candidate will have to mark the responses for questions of paper I, Paper II & paper III only on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) sheet provided along with the test booklet. Candidates should mark the Question Paper Booklet Series Code (W,X,Y,Z) in OMR sheet of Paper I & II, failing which Paper III will not be evaluated.
  22. The candidate shall have to return the original OMR sheet of Paper-I and II, Paper-III to the invigilator before leaving the examination hall/room. However, candidates are allowed to take away the Test Booklet of Paper-I, II and III along with duplicate copy (carbonless copy) of OMR sheet.
  23. For PWD candidates 30 minutes extra time will be provided separately for Paper-I and Paper-II. 45 minutes extra time shall be provided for Paper III. The services of a scribe will be provided for Visually Handicap (VH) candidates and in case of PH candidates who are not in a position to write in their own handwriting. Such of those (PWD) candidates seeking services of scribes have to make a written request (at least 10 days before the date of KSET examination) to the Nodal officer of the respective test center opted by the candidate. Those candidates who opt for their own scribe have to produce the scribe along with her/his certificates of educational qualification at least 10 days before the test date. Extra time and facility of scribe would not be provided to other Physically Handicapped candidates.
  24. The detailed instructions for the candidates will be uploaded on the KSET website Candidates may please see the instructions regarding use of text booklets, OMR sheet and specimen copy of OMR sheet from the KSET website. It may be noted that instructions to candidates will not be send to the candidates either by post or by email.
  25. KSET will not issue any marks sheets to qualified / non qualified candidates.
  26. There is no provision for re-evaluation or re-totaling.
  27. The decision of the KSET Authorities shall be final in all matters.
  28. The candidates who had sought clarifications for Provisional Key Answers and still having any grievances with regard to Final answer key(s) and after declaration of result, he/she may further challenge the final key answers with a written request and a Demand Draft of Rs.5,000/- in favour of Co-ordinator, KSET center, Moulya Bhavan, University of Mysore, Manasagangothri, Mysore 570 006, within 15days from the date of declaration of KSET -2017 result. Such candidates challenging the Final Answer Keys may mention clearly the Paper no., Question Number and the change sought in the Answer Key as well as submitting the relevant documents such as Standard Books/ Reference Material in support of his/her stand. The request(s) challenging the Answer Keys so received will be placed again before the Expert Committee(s) for re-examination of the answer key(s). In case the answer key(s) is/are corrected, the KSET will process the result accordingly and in this regard the KSET decision shall be final and the result will be declared on the basis of final answer keys to such candidates only. However, rest of the candidates whose results were already declared shall remain unchanged.
  29. Fee paid for challenging the answer keys will NOT be refunded under any circumstances.
  30. All legal disputes pertaining to this Test shall fall within the jurisdiction of High Courts of Karnataka only.