APSET 2022 - Important Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus, Application Process, Result

APSET

Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test (APSET) is conducted for determining the eligibility of the applicants for the post of Assistant Professors/ Lecturers in the state universities and colleges. The exam is conducted by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh Government. The exam is conducted for 30 subjects. For more details on exam pattern, syllabus, eligibility, the application process, result, and more, read the complete article on the APSET 2022 exam.

Subjects covered on APSET Exam

The APSET exam is conducted for the following 30 subjects.

Subject Code

Subject Name

Subject Code

Subject Name

00

General Paper (Common for all subjects)

01

Anthropology

16

Library and Information Science

02

History

17

Management

03

Chemical Science

18

Mathematical Sciences

04

Commerce

19

Physical Sciences

05

Computer Science & Application

20

Physical Education

06

Economics

21

Philosophy

07

Education

22

Political Science

08

English

23

Psychology

09

Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean & Planetary Science

24

Public Administration

10

Environment Science

25

Sanskrit

11

Geography

26

Sociology

12

Hindi

27

Social Work

13

Journalism and Mass Communications

28

Telugu

14

Law

29

Urdu

15

Life Sciences

30

Visual Arts

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Latest Update: The application process for the 2022 exam will begin in August 2022. Interested candidates must keep a check on the official website for the exam notification.

The APSET 2021 final answer key was released by Andhra University on 9th November 2021. Candidates can access the same from the official website. The result will be announced soon. The exam was conducted on 31st October 2021.

APSET 2022 - Quick Overview

Exam Name

Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test (APSET)

Exam Conducting Authority

Andhra University, Visakhapatnam

Official Website

https://apset.net.in/

Exam Level

State

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Exam Mode

Offline

Exam Duration

3 hours

Language of the Question Paper

English and Telugu

Application Mode

Online

Number of Test Centres

08

Helpdesk Number

0891-2730148


APSET 2022 Important Dates

Tentative dates for various APSET 2022 events as per the 2021 schedule are as under :

APSET 2022 Events

Important Dates

Notification release date

July 2022

Online application process begins

August 2022

Last date for the application process

October 2022

Last date for application submission (with late fee ₹ 1000)

October 2022

Last date for application submission (with late fee ₹ 2000)

October 2022

Last date for application submission (with late fee ₹ 5000)

November 2022 (only Visakhapatnam exam centre in available)

Admit card availability

December 2022

APSET 2022 exam

December 2022

APSET 2022 result

To be notified

Document verification

To be notified


APSET Previous Years Solved Papers

APSET 2022 Pattern & Syllabus

Exam Pattern

APSET 2022 exam consists of two papers - Paper-I and Paper-II. Both the papers will be held in offline mode. Candidates are required to qualify for both papers in order to clear the APSET exam. The distribution of questions and marks is mentioned below:

Papers

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Duration

Paper-I General

50

100

1 hour

Paper-II Subject Based

100

200

2 hour

TOTAL

150

300

3 hours

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Paper-I Pattern

The paper-I will have objective type questions from the following topics:

  • Reasoning Ability
  • Divergent Thinking
  • Comprehension
  • General Awareness

Paper-II Pattern

Objective type questions will be asked from respective subjects selected by the candidates. The question paper will be in the English language except for the Telugu, Hindi, Sanskrit, and Urdu papers.

Syllabus for APSET 2022 Exam

Paper-I is common for all the subjects and for Paper-II, candidates have to choose from the 30 subjects. The detailed syllabus is available on the official website. Major topics are mentioned below.

Syllabus for APSET Paper-I (General Paper)

Teaching Aptitude, Research Aptitude, Comprehension, Communication, Mathematical Reasoning and Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation, Information and Communication Technology, People, Development and Environment, Higher Education System.

Download the complete syllabus for APSET Paper-I.

Syllabus for APSET Paper-II (Subject Paper)

Download the official syllabus for different Paper-II subjects here.



APSET 2022 Eligibility

The most important thing before applying for an exam is to check the eligibility conditions. Candidates must make sure they are eligible for the exam before filling the application form. Here are the eligibility conditions:

Nationality

Only Indian citizens can apply for the exam.

Age Limit

There is no age limit for the exam. Any candidate who fulfils other conditions can apply for the exam.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants must have a Master's degree from a UGC-approved university with a minimum of 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ ST/ PWD/ OBC candidates).
  • Those who are in the final year of the qualifying degree are also eligible to apply for the exam.
  • Those who have completed their Ph.D and master’s degree examination in 1991 (irrespective of the result date) will get a 5% relaxation in the aggregate marks.

NOTE: Candidates must apply for their post-graduation subjects. However, if the subject is not listed in the list, they can apply for a related subject.


APSET 2022 Application Process

The application forms for the APSET 2022 exam are to be submitted through online mode. No other mode of application is accepted by the University. The application process will begin in August 2022 and will continue till October 2022. Here is the detailed process for application submission.

Documents Required For Application Submission

The following documents are required for application submission:

  • Scanned image of photograph - Size: 20 KB to 50 KB (jpeg/ jpg format)
  • Scanned image of signature - Size: 5 KB to 20 KB (jpeg/ jpg format)
  • Category certificate (PDF format)
  • PWD certificate (PDF format)

Application Fee

The application fee for the Andhra Pradesh  State Eligibility Test is to be paid online through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking. The application fee details are as under

Category

Application Fee Amount

General and EWS

₹ 1200/-

B.C.

₹ 1000/-

SC/ ST/ PWD/ Transgender

₹ 700

Steps for APSET 2022 Application Submission

  • Visit the official website at https://apset.net.in/.
  • Click on the link for APSET 2022 registration.
  • Provide details such as applicant’s name, father’s name, mother’s name, date of birth, category, gender, phone number, email ID, and password.
  • Check the data carefully and submit the registration form.
  • An email will be sent to your registered email ID with a login ID and password details.
  • After successful registration, log in using the email ID and password.
  • Provide educational details and other information.
  • Upload the scanned images of photograph, signature, and category certificate.
  • Check all the details carefully and submit the form.
  • Make the application fee payment. The details are provided below.
  • After successful fee payment, take a printout of the application form.

Other Details

APSET 2022 Exam Centres

The APSET 2022 exam will be held at the following exam centres:

Regional Centre Code

Regional Centre Name

01

Visakhapatnam

02

Rajahmundry

03

Guntur

04

Nellore

05

Anantapur

06

Tirupati

07

Kadapa

08

Kurnool

APSET 2022 Admit Card

  • APSET 2022 admit card will be released online at the official website. Admit cards will not be issued through any other mode.
  • The admit cards can be downloaded using the login credentials.
  • The admit card will have details such as exam date, time, exam venue, roll number, exam day instructions, and more.
  • Candidates are advised to check all the details carefully before downloading the hall ticket. Report the discrepancies (if any) in the admit card to the exam conducting authority.

APSET 2022 Answer Key

  • APSET 2022 answer key will be released after the exam on the official website.
  • The exam conducting authority will first release the provisional answer key and candidates will be provided with the option to raise objections against the answer key.
  • After considering the objections raised by the candidates, the final answer key will be released.
  • The result of the exam is announced based on the final answer key.

APSET 2022 Result

The APSET 2022 result will be released through the official website. Candidates can check their results using the login credentials and download the scorecard. The scorecard will have the details of marks obtained by the candidate in the exam. Qualified candidates can download their APSET qualifying certificate from the official website. Minimum qualifying marks (cut-off) for the exam are:

Category

Qualifying Percentage

General

40%

BC/ SC/ ST/ PWD

35%

Candidates who clear the exam and are shortlisted will be called for the document verification and counselling process. During the counselling process, candidates can choose their postings. Finally, selected candidates will get an appointment letter for their preferred post.

For answers to frequently asked questions related to the exam, click here.


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