APSET Application 2020 Out: Exam Date, Syllabus, Eligibility And Admit Card

APSET Application 2020 : APSET 2020 application form last date has been extended till 5 Oct 2020. APSET 2020 application form is released by Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam on August 14 2020. Interested candidates can fill the APSET application form in online mode on the official website of the exam. The last date to fill APSET 2020 application form is Extended till 5 Oct 2020.

APSET Application Form 2020:

Candidates were eagerly waiting for the application form to get their seat packed for the eligibility test and it is out now. Go and hurry up, fill up your application form to avoid last-minute rush. The online application form for APSET-2020 is out on its official website interested candidates can apply for APSET-2020 @https://apset.net.in/

APSET Exam 2020 Overview:

Name of the Examination Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test
Conducting Body Andhra Pradesh
Posts Details Assistant Professors and Lecturers
Mode of the examination Online Examination
Duration of the examination 2 hours and 30 minutes
Official Website https://apset.net.in

APSET 2020 Important Dates:

S No  Events Dates
1 Notification released 9 August 2020
2 Submission of online application forms 14 August 2020
3 Last date of submission (without late fee) 19 September 2020(Extended till 5 Oct 2020)
4 Rs 1000 Late fee + Registration fee 29 September 2020(Extended till 12 Oct 2020)
5 Rs 2000 Late fee + Registration fee 9 October 2020(Extended till 21 Oct 2020)
6 Rs 5000 Late fee + Registration Fee (center- Visakhapatnam only) 30 October 2020(Extended till 11 Nov 2020)
7 Availability of Admit card 26 November 2020(Extended till 12 Dec 2020)
8 APSET Exam Date 6 December 2020(Extended till 20 Dec 2020)
9 Result Declaration Not yet announced

Check APSET 2020 Notification

APSET Registration 2020: Steps to Apply Online Application Form:

1. Visit the official website of APSET @www.apset.net.in on your web browser.
2. Look for “Application for Lecturer & Assistant Professor”
3. Fill up the application form with your correct information and double-check the details before submitting the form.
4. Pay the application fees and complete your registration.
5. Save your application form for future reference and remember login credentials as you will need it for downloading the admit card.

APSET Application Fees 2020:

• For General Candidates: Rs 1200/-
• For OBC Candidates: Rs 1000/-
• For SC/ST/PWD Candidates: Rs 700/-

Candidates can pay the application fee via credit card, debit card, net banking at the online payment gateway.

APSET Eligibility Criteria 2020:

The minimum educational qualification required for the post of Assistant Professor is Master’s degree and there is no upper age limit to appear in the Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test.

• Candidates who have scored at least 55% marks in Master’s Degree or any equivalent examination from UGC recognized universities or institutions are eligible for appearing in APSET exam. The % age of Master’s degree to make the candidate eligible is reduced to 50% for backward Classes (BC) /Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Transgender/persons with disability (PwD) category candidates.

• Candidates who are appearing in their final year of Master’s degree can also apply for this exam and will be considered for the post of Assistant Professor only after their final result matches the criteria discussed above.

• Candidates who have completed their master’s degree and PhD by 19 September 1991 will be provided with 5% relaxation in the aggregate marks.

• Candidates can appear in the subject from which they have pursued their Master’s degree. In case, the subject is not on the list provided by the exam conducting authority, the candidate can go further with the related subject.

Age Limit: There is no upper age limit for candidates applying for the post of Assistant Professor.

APSET Exam Pattern 2020:

APSET is conducted in two papers and a candidate has to clear both papers to get eligible for the recruitment. Paper-1 is common for all candidates and will be in bilingual pattern, while Paper-2 is based on the selection of the subjects by the candidate. 

The questions will be in Multiple Choice Questions and there will be negative marking for every incorrect attempt.

The time duration for Paper-1 is 60 minutes whereas, for Paper-2, it is 120 minutes.

Paper Number of Question Maximum Marks
Paper-1 50 100
Paper-2 100 200

APSET Syllabus 2020:

APSET Syllabus 2020: The APSET 2020 Syllabus For Paper-1 is described below! check latest 2020 syllabus for APSET exam.

S.No Section Topics
1 Teaching Aptitude

• Methods of teaching
• Learner’s characteristics
• Factors affecting teaching
• Nature, Objective, characteristics, and basic requirements of teaching
• Teaching Aids
• Evaluation

2 Reading Comprehension

• A passage will be provided and questions will be asked based on the passage only

3 Research Aptitude

• Meaning, characteristics, and types of Research
• Steps of research
• Methods of research
• Research Ethics
• Paper, article, workshop, seminar, conference and symposium;
• Thesis writing: its characteristics and format

4 Mathematical Reasoning

• Number series
• Letter series
• Codes
• Relationships

5 Communication

• Communication: Nature, characteristics, types, barriers and effective classroom

6 Logical Reasoning

• Verbal analogies; word analogy-Applied analogy
• Verbal classification
• Reasoning Logical Diagrams: Simple diagrammatic relationship, Multi-diagrammatic relationship
• Venn diagram; Analytical

7 Data Interpretation

• Sources, acquisition and interpretation of data
• Quantitative and qualitative data
• Graphical representation and mapping of data

8 Information & Communication Technology

• ICT: meaning, advantages, disadvantages and uses
• General abbreviations and terminology
• Basics of internet and e-mailing

9 People & Environment

• People and environment interaction
• Sources of pollution
• Pollutants and their impact on human life, exploitation of natural and energy resources
• Natural hazards and mitigation

10 Governance, Polity, Administration

• Structure of the Institutions for higher learning and research in India
• Formal and distance education
• Professional/ technical and general education
• Value education
• Concept, institutions and their interactions

Here Is The List Of Subjects Permitted by UGC For Options In Paper-2:

The candidates can choose any one subject relevant to their Master’s degree. The exam will be bilingual (Telugu & English) except for the language option. 

  • Anthropology
  • Life Sciences
  • Archaeology
  • Library & Information Sciences
  • Commerce
  • Mathematical Science
  • Chemical Science
  • Management
  • Computer Science & Applications
  • Philosophy
  • Economics
  • Physical Education
  • English
  • Political Science
  • Education
  • Public Administration
  • Environmental Science
  • Physical Education
  • Earth, Atmospheric, Planetary, and Ocean Science
  • Psychology
  • Geography
  • Sociology
  • Hindi
  • Sanskrit
  • History
  • Social Work
  • Journalism & Mass communications
  • Telugu
  • Law
  • Urdu
  • Linguistics

APSET 2020 Detailed Notification

APSET Admit Card 2020:

The admit card for APSET 2020 will be uploaded on the official website of APSET on 26th November 2020(Extended till 12 Dec 2020). The candidates who have filled up the application form will get their admit card after filling up their login credentials.

APSET Result 2020:

Candidates who had participated in the APSET 2020 Exam have to check the APSET 2020 Results. Participants can check the APSET 2020 Results from the official portal @ apset.net.in tentatively in the month of December 2020.

APSET 2020 Cut Off

Minimum marks required to qualify APSET is known as cut off. There is no prefixed cut off for Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test. Instead, cut off is determined at the time of result depending upon various factors like difficulty level of exam, number of candidates, and so on. APSET 2020 cut off is available with the result.

APSET 2020 FAQs:

Q1. When will the APSET 2020 Application Form be released?
Ans. APSET 2020 Application Form was released on 14th August 2020.

Q2. What is the Application Fee for APSET 2020?
Ans. The Application Fee for APSET 2020 for General candidates is Rs.1200/-, OBC candidates is Rs.1000/-, and for SC/ ST/ PWD candidates is Rs.700/-.

Q3. Who conducts the APSET 2020 exam?
Ans. Andhra University conducts the APSET 2020 exam.

Q4. What is the full form of APSET?
Ans. Andhra Pradesh State Entrance Test.

Q5. On which date the APSET 2020 Exam is going to be conducted?
Ans. APSET 2020 Exam is going to be conducted on 20th December 2020.