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Osmania University SET TS & AP 2014 Exam Pattern
The SET TS & AP will be conducted in objective mode. The test will consist of three papers.
All the three papers will consist of multiple choice questions and will be held on the day of examination in two separate sessions as under :
|Session||Paper||Number of Questions||Marks||Duration|
|First||I||60 out of which 50 questions are to be attempted||50x2=100||1¼ Hours ( 09.30 A.M. to 10.45 A.M. )
|First||II||50 questions all of which are compulsory||50x2=100||1¼ Hours ( 10.45 A.M. to 12.00 Noon )|
|Second||III||75 questions all of which are compulsory||75x2=150||2½ Hours ( 01.30 P.M. to 04.00 P.M. )
Paper – I : General paper on Teaching and Research Aptitude :
This paper shall be of general nature intended to assess the teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. It will be primarily designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidate. There will be sixty (60) multiple choice questions of two marks each of out of which the candidate will be required to answer any fifty (50). In the event of the candidate attempting more than fifty questions, the first fifty questions attempted by the candidate will be evaluated.
Paper – II : Subject Paper :
This paper consists of multiple- choice questions based on the subject selected by the candidates. The paper will consists of fifty (50) multiple choice questions. The candidates will have to answer all the questions. The candidates will have to mark their response for each question on the computer coded optical mark reader ( OMR ) answer sheet provided along with the test booklet.
Paper – III : Subject Paper ( in depth questions ) :
This paper consists of multiple choice questions based on the syllabus of the subject selected by the candidates. The paper will consist of seventy – five (75) multiple choice questions. The candidates will be required to answer all the questions and have to mark their response for each question on the computer coded optical mark reader ( OMR ) answer sheet provided along with the test booklet.
This paper consists of multiple choice questions based on the syllabus of the subject selected by the candidates. The paper will consist of seventy five (75) multiple choice questions. The candidates will be required to answer all the questions and have to mark their response for each question on the computer coded optical mark reader ( OMR ) answer sheet provided along with the test booklet.
Similarly, Paper – III of Earth Sciences covers such as Geology, Applied Geology, MS Geology, Geophysics, Meteorology, Marine Geology, Petroleum Geology, Geo-Informatics, Applied Geochemistry & Oceanography.
Paper – III of Life Sciences covers all specializations such as Botany, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Genetics, Microbiology, Zoology, Fishery Science, Animal Biology & Marine Biology.
Paper – III of Mathematical Sciences covers all specializations such as Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics & Applied Statistics.
Paper – III of Physical Sciences covers all specializations such as Atomic & Molecular Physics, Classical Dynamics, Condensed Matter Physics, Electromagnetics, Experimental Design, Electronics, Nuclear Physics, Space Physics, Particle Physics, Quantum Physics & Thermodynamics.
A candidate who does not appear for Paper – I and Paper – II will not be permitted for Paper – III.
There will be No negative Marking
Procedure & Criteria for Declaration of Result :
This will comprise of following steps :
Step – I : Minimum marks to be obtained in SET TS & AP for considering a candidate for the eligibility for lectureship :
The candidates are required to obtain following minimum marks separately in Paper – I, Paper – II and Paper – III as given below :
|(i)||Beneficiary Name||DIRECTOR, NSIT, BE ADMISSION|
|(ii)||Beneficiary Bank and Branch Name||ANDHRA BANK, NSIT, SECTOR-3, DWARKA, NEW DELHI|
|(iii)||15 digit Bank Account Number||133010100008805|
Step – II : Amongst those candidates who have cleared step – I, a merit list will be prepared subject – wise and category – wise using the aggregate marks of all the three papers secured by such candidates.
Step – III : Top 15% candidates ( for each subject and category ), from the merit list mentioned under step – II, will be declared qualified in SET TS & AP.
It may be noted that the above qualifying criteria decided by the Moderation Committee of for TS & AP is final and binding.
The candidates will be allowed to carry a carbon printout of the OMR Response Sheets and Test Booklets with them on conclusion of examination.
Osmania University SET TS & AP 2014 Syllabus
As per the UGC guidelines the CSIR / UGC NET syllabus has been adopted for the conduct of SET for all the 27 subjects for which accreditation is given by UGC.
Question paper for Paper – I is common for all subjects in which SET 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 university website : www.settsap.org or www.osmania.ac.in.
|General Paper on Teaching and Research Aptitude ( Paper - I )||Download|
|04||Computer Science & Applications||Download|
|10||Journalism & Mass Communication||Download|
|25||Library and Information Science||Download|