ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ರಾಜ್ಯ ಉಪನ್ಯಾಸಕರ ಅರ್ಹತಾ ಪರೀಕ್ಷೆ

Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) Center for Lecturership

[Accredited by UGC, New Delhi]

Moulya Bhavan,University of Mysore, Manasa Gangothri, Mysore - 570 006

Candidate Instructions

KARNATAKA  STATE  ELIGIBILITY TEST (K-SET) CENTER FOR

LECTURESHIP - 2016

(Accredited by UGC, New Delhi)

Pareeksha Bhavan, Crawford Hall, University of Mysore, Mysore – 570 005.

DIRECTIONS FOR THE CANDIDATES

 

  1. The candidates can note down the venue of the KSET examination center which will be announced 15 days before the examination in the KSET website as well as  in the web site of respective test centers where the candidate has submitted his/her application.
  2. The candidate has to carry his/her admission card to the examination center with photos (attested by the gazetted officer) along with photo id proof.
  3. Candidates who have submitted the admission card to the respective examination  center.  Such candidates are advised to collect their Admission Card from these centers on or before 25th November 2016.
  4. The examination hall/room will be opened 30 minutes before the time specified for the commencement of the examination (i.e. 11th December, 2016 “SUNDAY”). 

  5. No candidate who is late by more than 20 minutes shall be admitted to the examination. No candidate shall be allowed to leave the examination hall/room until 11.45 a.m. in the 1st session and 3.30 p.m. in the second session of the examination.  No candidate shall be permitted to go to the toilet during the last 20 minutes of the examination in each session.
  6. A seat marked with a roll number shall be allotted to each candidate.  The candidates shall be required to check their roll number and  occupy  the seats allotted to them by 9.00 a.m.
  7. The candidate should not tamper the seal of the Test Booklets before
9.30 a.m. of General paper ( Paper I)   in 1st session
11.00 a.m.  of Paper II 
1.30 P.M. of Paper III   in 2nd session
  1. Before answering the paper, the candidate should write his/her roll number as well as proper bubbling should be made in the space provided in the Test Booklet and OMR Sheet.  The candidate should read carefully the instructions appearing on the Test Booklet & OMR Sheet and check that the Test Booklet & OMR Sheet supplied to him/her for any defective and if so, may secure another copy from the Invigilator in lieu of the first one.  The Test Booklet should be checked with reference to page numbers, serial number of the questions, code number and the subject offered by the candidate.
  2. Each candidate is required to bring his/her own ball point pen ( Blue or black),  pencil, eraser.
  1. If a candidate writes his/her Mobile number or puts any special mark at any place in the OMR Sheet which may disclose, in any way, the identity of the candidate, he/she will render himself/herself liable to disqualification, under unfair means rule. The use of calculators & Log Tables is not permitted.  Any electronic devices including Cellular, Mobile, Satellite Phone, Pager etc. are not allowed in Examination Hall/Room under any circumstances.
  2. The time allotted for each paper includes time required to read instructions appearing on the Test Booklet and OMR Sheet for filling entries at the appropriate places.  No extra time will be provided.
  3. The schedule for ringing of the  bell is as follows:-
  • 30 minutes before the commencement of the examination.
  • At the commencement of the examination.
  • Fifteen minutes before the conclusion of the Paper I, II & III.
  • At the end of the each paper.
  1. The candidate shall have to return the original OMR Sheet after first session and after second session of examination to the Invigilator before leaving the examination hall/room.
  2. The candidates are allowed to take the used Test Booklets of paper-I, II & III along with carbon less copy of OMR Sheet on conclusion of examination. 
  3. Smoking and taking tea/refreshment etc., by the candidates in the examination hall/room is strictly prohibited.                                                                      
  4. Any candidate found guilty of using unfair means of revealing the answer to other candidates in the examination hall/room shall be liable to be disqualified for future KSET and UGC NET examinations.                                                                                           
  5. No candidate shall be permitted to change the KSET subject after submitting his/her online application.
  6. Each candidate shall have to produce his/her Admit Card/photo ID Proof on demand by the Invigilator/Examination Superintendent/Observer.
  7. The candidates shall have to be abide by the instructions that may be announced by the Chief Superintendent (Principal) /Invigilator in the examination hall/room.
  8. For PWD (Persons with Disability) – (VH/PH) candidates thirty minutes’ extra time shall be provided separately for paper-I and Paper-II.  For paper-III, forty five minutes’ extra time shall be provided.  They will also be provided the services of a scribe who would be a graduate in a subject other than that of the candidate. Those Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates who are not in a position to write in their own hand-writing can also avail the services of scribe by making prior request (at least one week before the date of examination) in writing to the Nodal Officer of respective KSET centers.  Extra time and facility of scribe would not be provided to other Physically Handicapped candidates. The candidates are not allowed to bring their own scribe.
  9. No TA/DA will be paid to the candidates.

  10. Time of examination:

Session

Paper  

Marks

Duration

First

I

100

 1 hr. 15 min. (09.30 A.M. to 10.45 A.M.)

First

II

100

 1 hr. 15 min. (11.00.A.M. to 12.15 P.M.)

Second

III

150

 2 hr. 30 min. (01.30 P.M. to 04.00 P.M.)

 

  1. Candidates are hereby informed that the Mathematical Science Question paper for KSET 2016 examination (Paper-II & Paper-III) will have 60% questions from Mathematics part (i.e. Unit – 1 to 3 of the syllabus) and 40% of questions from Statistics part (i.e. Unit – 4 of the syllabus).
  2. Candidate who does not appear for first session will not be permitted to appear for II session of the examination.
  3. Paper-I :- Sixty (60) multiple choice questions of two marks each will be given, out of which the candidate would be required to answer any fifty (50).  In the event of the candidate attempting more than fifty questions, the first fifty questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated.
  4. Paper-II :- will consist of 50 objective type compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.
  5. Paper-III :- will consist of 75 objective type compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks. The Paper-III will cover entire syllabus of the subject which is available on the KSET website http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in..
  6. There is no Negative Marking in Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III.
  7. Candidate will not be allowed to write any question from Test Booklet on Admission Card or any other paper and if found doing so, he/she may be disqualified for using unfair means.
  8. KSET will not issue any mark sheets to qualified/not qualified candidate.
  9. There is no revaluation of papers in this KSET examination.
  10. Candidate should note that the result published by KSET will be only provisional.  Candidate will be issued    KSET eligibility certificate only after preliminary checking of the eligibility conditions outlined in the notification of KSET and after verifying category certificate.
  11. The syllabi for 11th December, 2016 KSET can be downloaded from the KSET websites: http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in.
  12. The candidates are advised to remain in touch with the website of the KSET and other respective University of the Nodal Centers in connection with their registration status, Test venue, seating arrangement etc. For any further clarification candidates are advised to get in touch with the Nodal Officer.
  13. In case of any discrepancy in Kannada versions of question paper booklet,  English version may be taken as final.
  14. Candidates may check their Venue of Test/seating arrangement from the KSET website/ in the respective KSET University Nodal centers and note it in their printout of online Admission Card 15days before the Test.
  15. No Admission Card/Duplicate Admission Card will be issued by the KSET center /respective University Nodal centres.

 

  

MOST IMPORTANT

 

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE OF TEST BOOKLET AND OMR SHEET

 

The candidate will find the OMR sheet placed inside the sealed Test Booklet. The seal will not be broken/opened by the candidate before the examination starts.

Candidate must fill up all columns provided in the Test Booklet and OMR Sheet carefully. The Test Booklet Series Code of Paper-I (i.e. W, X, Y and Z) is also to be filled by the candidate in the OMR Sheet. Before handing over the original OMR Sheet to the Invigilator, the candidate must put his signature within the space provided.

DO NOT FOLD OR DAMAGE THE OMR SHEET IN ANY WAY AND DO NOT MUTILATE ANY PART OF THE SHEET TO ENSURE EVALUATION, OTHERWISE THE OMR SHEET WILL NOT BE EVALUATED.

The OMR Sheet for Paper-I, Paper-II (together) and Paper-III have been designed for OMR based evaluation. If the candidate does not follow the instructions or does not fill up all columns properly, such OMR Sheet will not be evaluated. Any resultant loss to the candidate on the above account for not following the instructions shall be his/her responsibility.

Each question has four alternative responses marked A, B, C and D. The candidate has to darken the circle as indicated below, as the correct response against each question.

 

         For example: A B C D, where B is the correct response. 

  Incorrect bubbling/darkening of circle correct bubbling/darkening of circle

  

All the entries must be confined to the space provided. The candidate must bubble/fill in the appropriate circle clearly with blue/black ink ball point pen only.

 

Use of white fluid for correction in OMR Response Sheet is not permitted.

The candidate has to respond to the questions in the OMR Sheet only. If the ‘’ darkening is done at any other place in the OMR Sheet, it will not be evaluated. The candidate should fill his/her response in the OMR Sheet after careful thought. Once marked, no change in the response shall be permitted. More than one Response is also not allowed. Any kind of erasing the response, and including erasing one response and marking another response is considered invalid under unfair means.  The use of white fluid to correct the response is also considered under unfair means.