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The 12th Gujarat State Eligibility Test has been successfully conducted on 27th August 2017.NEW


  • GSET Examination will consist of three papers. All the three papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be held in two separate sessions as under:
    Session Paper Marks Number of Question Duration
    First I 100 60 out of which 50 question to be attempted 09.30 A.M. to 10.45 A.M.
    First II 100 50 questions all are compulsory 11.00 A.M. to 12.15 P.M.
    Second III 150 75 questions all are compulsory 02.00 P.M. to 4.30 P.M
  • Paper-I 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 of the candidate. 60 (Sixty) multiple choice questions of 2 marks each will be given, out of which the candidate would be required to answer any        50 (Fifty). In the event of the candidate attempting more than 50 questions, the first 50 questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated.
  • Paper-II shall consist of 50 (Fifty) objective type compulsory questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.
  • Paper-III will consist of 75 (Seventy Five) objective type compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.
  • All questions of Paper-II and Paper-III will be compulsory, covering entire syllabus (including all electives, without options).
  • The candidate will have to mark the responses for questions of Paper – I, Paper – II and Paper – III on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Sheet provided.
  • For Visually Handicapped (VH) candidates, 25 (Twenty Five) minutes’ compensatory time shall be provided separately for paper-I and Paper-II. For paper-III, 50 (Fifty) minutes’ compensatory 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 these services by making prior request (at least one week before the date of GSET Examination) in writing to the GSET Agency office, Vadodara. Compensatory time and facility of scribe would not be provided to other Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates.
  • There is no provision of re - evaluations.
  • Syllabus of GSET Examination
  • Syllabus for GSET Examination will be the same as UGC / CSIR NET. Syllabi for all Gujarat SET (GSET) subjects can be downloaded from the GSET Website . GSET Agency, Vadodara will not send the syllabus to individual candidates.
This will comprise of the following:
  • Top 6% of the appearing candidates who appear in all three papers and secure at least 40% of aggregate marks for candidates belonging to GENERAL Category and at least 35% of aggregate marks for candidates belonging to reserved categories, viz., SC, ST, OBC (belonging to Non Creamy Layer), and PWD will be declared qualified for Eligibility for Assistant Professor by following the reservation policy of Government of Gujarat.
  • It may be noted that the above qualifying criteria is final and binding..