Moulya Bhavan, University of Mysore, Manasagangothri, Mysuru - 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, Mysuru - 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 forms should be sent directly to the respective nodal center offices but not to the Coordinator, KSET center, Mysore-570006.
  11. No applications shall be submitted after the last date.
  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. There will be no negative marking.
  17. The candidates are required to bring a photo identity card along with their printout of online admission card on the day of examination. No candidate will be allowed to appear in the examination whose admission card is not issued by the concerned authority.
  18. The use of calculators or Log. tables are not permitted. Mobile phones, pagers, electronic devices, bits of paper, book/note books etc., are not allowed in the Examination Hall/Room. The candidate(s) found in possession of any of these items in the examination hall/room will be treated as unfair means and his/her result will not be declared.
  19. The candidates have to follow the instructions given by the invigilators in the examination hall/room and should not argue with the invigilators or other staff involved in the examination duty at the examination center. The candidates, who will not follow the instructions, will be treated as unfair means and his/her result will not be declared.
  20. In the examination hall/room, the candidates will neither talk to each other nor discuss any matter during the examination. The candidates should not disturb the candidates in the examination room and maintain complete silence during the examination. The candidate violating these instructions will be treated as unfair means and his/her result will not be declared.
  21. Candidates will not be allowed to write anything on the Admission Card or on any other paper.
  22. To ensure fair conduct of examination frisking of the candidates will be done properly at main entry gate of the exam center. The candidates should report at the examination center 2hrs 30 minutes prior to commencement of examination and cooperate with the invigilators in frisking. No candidate will be allowed to enter the examination center/hall after commencement of examination. No candidate will be allowed to leave the examination hall/room before 10am in the first session and 1pm in the second session.
  23. The candidate will have to mark the responses to questions on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) sheet provided along with the test booklet.
  24. The candidate shall have to return the original OMR sheets to the invigilator before leaving the examination hall/room. However, candidates are allowed to take away the Test Booklet of Paper-I and Paper II along with duplicate copy (carbonless copy) of OMR sheet.
  25. For PWD candidates 20 minutes compensatory time shall be provided for Paper-I and 40 minutes extra time shall be provided for Paper II separately. 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.
  26. 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 sent to the candidates either by post or by email.
  27. KSET Authority will not issue any marks sheet to qualified / non qualified candidates.
  28. There is no provision for re-evaluation or re-totaling.
  29. Provisional Answer Keys of all the papers will be displayed on the website during 4th week of December 2018. The candidates who are not satisfied with Provisional Key Answers, may challenge by submitting application form paying a sum of Rs.1000/- per question, which is not refundable in any case. The KSET decision on the challenges shall be final and the result will be declared on the basis of Final Answer Keys which will be notified on the KSET website.
  30. No grievance with regard to KSET answer key(s) after declaration of result of KSET, 2018 will be entertained.
  31. The decision of the KSET Authorities shall be final in all matters.
  32. Any changes in notification are subject to UGC Regulations.
  33. All legal disputes pertaining to this test shall fall within the jurisdiction of High Courts of Karnataka only.