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Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (MH SET)


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  1. About Study (what do you study)
  2. Eligibility Criteria
  3. Examination Centers
  4. Contact Details

About Study (what do you study)

The University Grants Commission (U.G.C.), while prescribing the revised pay scale for teachers in colleges and in universities, in accordance with the Fourth Pay Commission, has prescribed that the person being appointed as Assistant Professor shall qualify for the new scales provided he/she clears, the Eligibility Test, to be conducted by the U.G.C., in addition to the minimum qualifications already prescribed. The U.G.C. has authorised the State Governments or the State Agencies on behalf of the State Governments to conduct the State Eligibility Test(SET) for Assistant Professor, provided, the SET is duly accredited by the U.G.C.

Eligibility Criteria

=> The candidates must have Master's Degree recognized by U.G.C. Candidates having Post Graduate diploma/certificate awarded by Indian University/Institute.

=> The candidates other than SC/ST/OBC/SBC/DT/NT category, who have secured at least 55% marks (without gracing or rounding off) in Master’s or equivalent examination, are eligible for this test. OBC/SBC/DT/NT [belonging to non-creamy layer] and SC/ST/PH/VH (PH-Physically Handicapped. VH-Visually Handicapped i.e. Blind) category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without gracing or rounding off) in Master’s or equivalent examination are eligible for this test.

=> Candidates who have appeared OR will be appearing at the qualifying (final) master’s degree examination and whose result is still awaited OR candidates whose examinations have been delayed may also apply for this Test.

=> Candidates can appear for SET in the subject of their Post Graduation only.

=> Candidates should note that their candidature is provisional. Their candidature will be deemed final upon verification of eligibility condition with reference to the documents enclosed with their application or as may be called for from time to time.

=> To apply for the SET there is no upper age limit.

=> The SET agency will not issue any marksheet to qualified/non-qualified candidate. The SET agency will issue certificate to qualifying candidates only.

=> Exemption from SET will be as per decisions taken by the U.G.C. and State Government from time to time.

Examination Centers

The SET Examination will be conducted at the following 15 centers only.

Sr.No Center Name Center Code
1 Mumbai 10
2 Pune 11
3 Kolhapur 12
4 Nashik 13
5 Jalgoan 14
6 Aurangabad 15
7 Nanded 16
8 Amravati 17
9 Nagpur 18
10 Goa 19
11 Solapur 20
12 Chandrapur 21
13 Gadchiroli 22
14 Ahmednagar 23
15 Dhule 24

Contact Details

For any Queries please contact us on :
SET Department,
Savitribai Phule Pune University,

Phone Nos : 020 25692527, 25601289

Email : [email protected]


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