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Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) Center for Lecturership

[Accredited by UGC, New Delhi]

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

Scheme of Examination

The KSET test will be consisting of three papers. The test for all the three papers will consist of only Multiple-choice Questions (MCQ). The test will be held on 11th December 2016 in two separate sessions as mentioned below:

Session Paper Marks Number of Question Duration
First I 100 60 out of which 50 questions to be attempted 1 hr. 15 min.  (09.30 A.M to 10.45 A.M)
II 100 50 questions all are compulsory 1 hr. 15 min.  (11.00 A.M to 12.15 PM)
Second III 150 75 questions all are compulsory 2 hr. 30 min.  (01.30 P.M to 4.00 P.M)

 

Paper-I : General Paper is on Teaching and Aptitude:

Paper-I :  General  Paper  is on  Teaching  and  Aptitude:

                This Paper shall be of general nature, intended to assess the teaching / research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test reasoning ability,                   comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness (relating to Karnataka state geographical, climate, environment, historical, political, social, economic,                   education and technological knowledge)  of the candidate.

                In the event of candidate attempting more than fifty questions, the first fifty questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated and within that if grace                       marks awarded at later stage before declaration of the results to any question even if the candidate unattempted then such questions will also included in the                       count while counting the first 50 questions.

Paper-II : Subject Paper:

              This Paper shall consist of questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. Each paper will consist of a Test Booklet containing 50 compulsory Multiple-               choice questions (MCQ) of two marks each and maximum marks will be 100.

Paper-III : Subject paper (in depth questions):

              This Paper will consist of 75 Multiple-choice (MCQ) compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidates. Each question will carry two marks and                    maximum marks will be 150.

  1. All the questions of paper II & Paper III are compulsory, covering the entire syllabus (including all electives, without any options). The candidate will have to mark the responses for questions of paper I and Paper II in OMR sheet provided with test booklet of Paper I and the responses for paper III should be marked in the OMR sheet provided with test booklet of Paper III.
  2. The detailed instructions for filling up the OMR sheet including instructions to candidates will be made available on KSET website http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in during the last week of November 2016.
  3. A candidate who does NOT appear for Paper-I and Paper-II will NOT be permitted to appear for Paper-III.
  4. There will be no negative marking.
  5. For PWD candidates (VH/PH) 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 (a graduate in other than that f the candidate subject) will be provided for VH candidates and in case of PH candidates who are not in a position to write in their own handwriting.   Such of  those  VH/PH (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