TS-SET-2017 Exam Notification Important Dates Registration Fee Syllabus Download Admit Card


Telangana State – State Eligibility Test (TS-SET-2017) for the year 2017 will be conducted by Osmania University, Hyderabad in accordance with G.O. Ms. No. 16 Dt. 09-06-2016 for recruitment and promotions of Lecturers/Assistant Professors in Degree Colleges/Universities as per the University Grants Commission Regulations. Eligible Candidates who wish to apply for TS-SET-2017 may submit their applications through online mode. The registration fee of Rs.1000/- (for General Category), Rs. 800/- (for BC Category) and Rs. 500/- (for SC/ST/PWD Category) towards application registration and processing is to be paid through payment gateway (Credit Card/Debit Card/Net banking). The detailed information is available on the website www.telanganaset.org


Description Dates
TS-SET-2017 Notification : 16-02-2017
Commencement of Submission of Online Applications : 22-02-2017
Last date for Submission of Online Applications without Late Fee (Only Registration) : 27-03-2017
With late fee of Rs. 1500/- + Registration Fee : 10-04-2017
With late fee of Rs. 2000/- + Registration Fee : 20-04-2017
With late fee of Rs. 3000/- + Registration Fee
(For Hyderabad center only)
: 01-05-2017
Download of Hall Tickets : 20-05-2017
Date of Examination : 11-06-2017

TS-SET-2017 Registration Fee:

Category Amount (Rupees)
OC : 1000/-
BC : 800/-
SC/ST/PH/VH. : 500/-


Syllabus and Question Paper for TS-SET-2017:

As per the UGC guidelines, the CSIR/UGC-NET syllabus has been adopted for the conduct of TS-SET-2017 for all the 29 subjects for which accreditation is given by UGC.

Question paper for Paper-I is common for all subjects in which TS-SET-2017 is conducted and it will be bi-lingual (English and Telugu). Paper-II and Paper-III of certain subjects will also be bi-lingual and details are furnished below. The syllabus for Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III will not be sent to the candidates by the university. The candidates can download the syllabus of their subjects from the website: www.telanganaset.org

TS-SET 2017 Syllabus:

Subject Code Subject Link
00 General Paper on Teaching and Research Aptitude (Paper I) Download
01 Geography Download
02 Chemical Sciences Download
03 Commerce Download
04 Computer Science & Applications Download
05 Economics Download
06 Education Download
07 English Download
08 Earth Science Download
09 Life Sciences Download
10 Journalism & Mass Communication Download
11 Management Download
12 Hindi Download
13 History Download
14 Law Download
15 Mathematical Sciences Download
16 Physical Sciences Download
17 Physical Education Download
18 Philosophy Download
19 Political Science Download
20 Psychology Download
21 Public Administration Download
22 Sociology Download
23 Telugu Download
24 Urdu Download
25 Library and Information Science Download
26 Sanskrit Download
27 Social Work Download
28 Environmental Studies Download
29 Linguistics Download


The TS-SET-2017 will be conducted in objective mode.

Session Paper Number of Questions Marks Duration
First I 60 out of which 50 questions are to be attempted 50×2=100 1¼ Hours (09.30 am to 10.45 am)
First II 50 questions all of which are compulsory 50×2=100 1¼ Hours (10.45 am to 12.00 noon)
Second III 75 questions all of which are compulsory 75×2=150 2½ Hours (01.30 pm to 04.00 pm)


TS-SET-2017 Procedure & Criteria for the declaration of Result for Eligibility for Assistant Professor:

Minimum marks (%) to be obtained
Category Paper-I Paper-II Paper-III
General 40% 40% 40%
OBC(Non-creamy layer) /SC/ST/PWD 35% 35% 35%


TS-SET-2017 No.of Slots Available for Eligibility for Assistant Professor:
OBC (belonging to Non-Creamy Layer) 27.00% 9720
SC 15.00% 5400
ST 7.5% 2700
PWD 3.00% 1080
GEN (Unreserved) 47.50% 17100
TOTAL 36000


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TS-SET-2017 Exam Notification Important Dates Registration Fee Syllabus Download Admit Card


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