Savitribai Phule Pune University (formerly University of Pune) is going to hold the Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (MH SET) exam 2017 on April 16. The varsity has released a list of enrolled candidates as per which total 89,772 candidates have registered for the SET exam. The MH SET 2017 admit card can be accessed from the official website (setexam.unipune.ac.in) by using the username and password given at the time of submitting the online application.
The online application process for MH SET 2017 was carried out from December 27 to January 10. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has authorised the University of Pune for conducting the State Eligibility Test (SET). The test aims to test the eligibility of candidates for being selected as Assistant Professor in University/ Affiliated Colleges of Maharashtra & Goa.
MH SET 2017 will be conducted in 32 subjects and the admit cards are now available for all the applicants. The candidates should know that the varsity would not send any admit card by post, hence one should download it from the official site only. The candidates are required to carry their respective admit card and one photo identity such as driving license, college/university identity card, PAN card, etc to the exam center.
The candidates should check the details mentioned in the admit card. If the admit card do not display image of candidate’s photograph, just paste the photo at designated place and get it attested from the competent authority. If there is any error in the details, one should contact SET Office, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune on phone numbers: 020-25692527, 25601289 immediately and submit a written application to the SET Office.
MH SET 2017 will be conducted at 15 centers namely; Ahmednagar, Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Gadchiroli, Goa, Jalgoan, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune and Solapur.
As per the UGC NET exam structure, MH SET exam will also consist of three papers and all the papers will be conducted on the same day. Paper 1 & 2 will be conducted in the first session, followed by Paper 3 in the second session. The detailed exam structure can be understood from the below image:
The minimum qualifying marks will remain 40% in Paper 1 & 2 and 50% in Paper 3. For reserved category, the marks will be 35% and 40% in the same order. The varsity will prepare a merit list ( subject-wise and category-wise) using aggregate marks of all three papers and from the merit list, top 15% candidates (for each subject and category) will be declared SET qualified. The SET qualified candidates will be eligible for the post of Assistant Professor.