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Tamil Nadu State Eligibility Test (TNSET)
Mother Teresa Women's University is nominated as Nodal Agency for Tamil Nadu to conduct the TNSET. MTWU will conduct TNSET in 25 subjects at 16 selected Centres of Exam spread across the state
Candidates can get the full details of TNSET Exam 2017 such as Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Important Dates and much more on this post.
|Exam Name:||Tamil Nadu State Eligibility Test|
|Conducting Institute:||Mother Teresa Womens University, Kodaikanal|
|Commonly called as:||TNSET|
|Exam Level:||State Level|
|Stream:||Engineering Entrance Exam|
|Online Registration Starts From||3rd Week Of January 2017|
|Submission Of Registration Fee Through E-challan starts from||3rd Week Of January 2017|
|Last Date Of Online Registration||Second Week Of February 2017|
|Last Date For Submission Of Registration Fee Through E-challan||Second Week Of February 2017|
|Complete The Application Form And Upload The Photo||1st Week Of January 2017|
|Entrance Exam Date||3rd Week Of February 2017|
|The Application Fee For General Category Candidate||Rs. 1000|
|The Application Fee For Other Backword Category Candidate is||Rs. 750|
|The Application Fee For Visually Challenged and Physically Chalanged Candidates is||Rs. 250|
The Test will consist of three papers. All the three papers will consist of only objective type questions and will be held on 21.02.2016 (SUNDAY) in three separate sessions as under:
|Session||Paper||Marks||Number of Question||Duration|
|First||I||100||60 out of which 50 question to be attempted||1¼ Hours (09:30 A.M. to 10:45 A.M.)|
|Second||II||100||50 questions all are compulsory||1¼ Hours (11:15 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.)||Third||II||150||75 questions all are compulsory||2½ Hours (02:00 P.M. to 04:30 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 attempted more than 50 questions, the first 50 questions attempted by the candidate would be evaluated.
Paper-II shall consist of 50 objective type compulsory questions based on the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.
Paper-III will consist of 75 objective type compulsory questions from the subject selected by the candidate. Each question will carry 2 marks.
All the 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 along with the test booklet.
There are no negative marks for incorrect answers.
Syllabus for TNSET examination will be the same as in UGC/CSIR-NET. Mother Teresa Women’s University Kodaikanal will not send the syllabus to the candidates individually. Syllabi for all SET subjects can be downloaded from UGC website www.ugc.ac.in.
It may be noted that the admission card will be uploaded on the website Official Website. No admission cards will be sent to the candidates by post. The candidates should download their admission cards from the website to ascertain their venue of the Test as mentioned in the Admission Card and appear in the examination only at the designated examination centre. No candidate will be allowed to appear at the examination centre other than that allotted to him/her in the admission card.
The sixteen TNSET Centres where test will be conducted in Tamil Nadu State with their respective codes are given below. The candidate can select any one Test Centre for TNSET examination.
|Nodal Centres for TNSET 2016||Centre Code|
The candidates are also advised to download the Rank Cards from the website after publication of results.
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