JK SET 2018 Exam Notification | Apply Online @ set.uok.edu.in | Exam Date

JK SET 2018: Kashmir University has announced that Jammu & Kashmir State Eligibility Test (JKSET) for the year 2017-18 will be most probably conducted on March 2018. To alert candidates who wish to work as an Assistant Professor in colleges and universities of Jammu & Kashmir we have presented this article now. Because NET/ SLET/ SET has nowadays turned as one of the eligibility criteria for Assistant Professor posts. Very soon JKSET 2017-18 Notification is going to be released by university. Aspirants who are satisfying the minimum eligibility conditions prescribed for JK SET 2018 can apply immediately, without waiting for the last date. All the Best!

JK SET 2018 – Highlights
Exam Name Jammu & Kashmir State Eligibility Test (JK SET)
Authority University of Kashmir
Qualification Master Degree/ Equivalent
Application Type Online application
Last Date 28-12-2017
Exam Date 11-03-2018
Exam Type Objective type
Official Website www.kashmiruniversity.net (or) set.uok.edu.in

JK SET 2018 Exam

University of Kashmir is the agency for conducting Jammu & Kashmir SET Exam. Government has given this responsibility to university. Kashmir University SET 2018 will be conducted for 37 subjects. The subjects are,

No. List of JKSET 2018 Subjects
1. Chemical Sciences
2. Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences
3. Life Sciences
4. Mathematical Sciences
5. Physical Sciences
6. Arab Culture and Islamic Studies
7. Arabic
8. Buddhist, Jaina, Gandhian & Peace Studies
9. Commerce
10. Computer Science & Applications
11. Dogri
12. Economics
13. Education
14. Electronic Science
15. English
16. Environmental Science
17. Geography
18. Hindi
19. History
20. Home Science
21. Kashmiri
22. Law
23. Library & Information Science
24. Linguistics
25. Management
26. Mass Communication & Journalism
27. Music
28. Persian
29. Philosophy
30. Physical Education
31. Political Science
32. Psychology
33. Punjabi
34. Sanskrit
35. Social Work
36. Sociology
37. Urdu


Candidates who are not having academic backgrounds equivalent to these subjects should not apply for JKSET 2018 Exam.

Visually affected candidates no need to put restriction to their dream of becoming Assistant Professor, because such aspirants will be given some extra time to finish JK SET 2018 Exam. Candidates who cannot write using their own hand can use the service of scribe in this Kashmir University SET 2018 Exam.

Eligibilities to Apply for JK SET 2018 Exam

  1. Educational Qualification: Aspirants who had completed post graduation in Computer Science & Applications, Electronic Science, Humanities, etc. can apply for JK SET 2018. Candidates appeared or appearing in final semester PG exams can also make an attempt.
  • Master Degree/ Equivalent in relevant subjects
  1. Percentage of Marks: Minimum percentage of marks that should be secured by aspirants in Jammu & Kashmir SET 2018 is given below.
  • SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWDs: 50%
  • D. Degree holders: 50% (must have completed PG by 19th September 1991)
  • Other categories: 55%
  1. Age Limit: Aspirants of any age can write this upcoming JK SET Exam 2018, if found eligible interms of qualification.
  • No age bar
  1. Exemption: Individuals falling under any of the below said categories no need to apply for JK SET 2018 Kashmir University.
  • Completed D. Degree in accordance with UGC norms 2009.
  • Passed UGC/ CSIR JRF exam prior to 1989.
  • SET accredited by UGC for Lectureship eligibility held prior to 1st June 2002.

JK SET 2018 Exam Scheme and Procedure

The Kashmir University SET 2018 Exam will comprise of three papers of objective type questions. Details about the paper and scheme are given below.

JKSET 2018 Exam Pattern
Paper Subjects No. of Questions Marks Duration
I Teaching/ Research Aptitude 60 questions (50 compulsory) 100 marks 1 ¼ hours
Reasoning Ability
General Awareness
II Subject selected by candidate in JKSET exam 2018 50 questions 100 marks 1 ¼ hours
III Subject selected by candidate in JKSET exam 2018 75 questions 150 marks 2 ½ hours

JKSET 2018 Result Declaration: There are minimum qualifying marks in each paper of JKSET Exam 2018, which differs based on category as follows.

Minimum qualifying JK SET 2018 Cut Off
Category Paper-I Paper-II Paper-III
General 40 marks (i.e. 40%) 40 marks (i.e. 40%) 75 marks (i.e. 50%)
OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWDs 35 marks (i.e. 35%) 35 marks (i.e. 35%) 60 marks (i.e. 40%)
  • Names of candidates who are meeting above said minimum cut offs will be added to the merit list.
  • The JKSET Merit List 2018 will be prepared based on subject-wise and category-wise, by combining the aggregate marks of all the three papers.
  • Top 15% of the candidates for each subject and category will be declared as JK SET 2018 qualified aspirants (from merit list).
  • Individuals who are thus deemed qualified will be finally given with the JKSET eligibility certificate for Lectureship/ Assistant Professor.

JKSET e-Certificate 2018: The JK SET qualification certificate will be issued by J&K SET Agency (i.e. University of Kashmir) through its authorized website, after verifying the PG marks, Date of Birth and Category certificates of contestants.

For that, provisionally qualified aspirants will be asked to submit the certificates to J&K SET Office, University of Kashmir with a Demand Draft of Rs.200/- drawn on favour of “Coordinator, J&K SET”. The DD should be payable at JK Bank, Hazratbal, Srinagar.

How to Submit Application for JKSET Exam 2018?

JKSET 2018 Examination Fee: To participate in this Jammu & Kashmir SET Exam 2018, appliers must have to pay examination fee while submitting application. Depending upon category the JKSET Exam Fee differs.

Either through online mode or using system generated pay-in-slip deposit the fee in any branches of J&K Bank Limited across the country, under JKSET Collection Account.

Category Fee/ Mode
General Rs.1000/-
OBC Rs.800/-
SC/ ST/ PWDs Rs.600/-
Services/ Bank Charges As applicable
Payment Mode Online/ Offline


JK SET 2018 Application Registration: Through JK SET University of Kashmir website online applications should be submitted by willing aspirants, before last date. The JKSET 2017 Apply Online guidelines are given below. Aspirants can follow these steps to submit their applications successfully.

  • Open the website uok.edu.in.
  • Read the detailed exam brochure and instructions for submitting online application.
  • By clicking on the “JK SET 2018 Application/ Registration” link, the application will open.
  • All the requisite information should be filled without any mistakes in application.
  • Choose the file and upload scanned copy of latest passport size photograph.
  • After filling all the mandatory fields in application, preview the information.
  • Edit changes if required and press the “Submit” button.
  • Take printout copy of submitted form and note down the system generated form number, for future reference.

After submitting application, candidates who wish to pay fee through online payment gateway can do the transaction online and others can download the Pay-in-slip with the application form to remit fee in any J&K Bank Limited.

Reserved category candidates have to submit the hardcopy of application and self attested photocopy of reserved category certificate to “SET Office – University of Kashmir/ Jammu Centre Coordinators Office – University of Jammu”, in person. While submitting hardcopy of application, original reserved category certificate should also be kept in hands of candidates.

Reserved category candidates applying from far flung areas can send their documents by Speed Post to “Coordinator JKSET, University of Kashmir, Hazratbal, Srinagar – 190 006”.

Reference Links
Official Site set.uok.edu.in
Apply Online Click here

JK SET 2018 Exam Date and Others

Events JK SET 2018 Dates
JK SET 2018 Notification will be released on 30 November 2017
JK SET 2018 Application can be submitted from 13 December 2017
Last date for submission of JKSET 2018 Online Application 28 December 2017
Last date for receipt of application forms from reserved category candidates 31 December 2017
JKSET 2018 Admit Card will be issued on February/ March 2017
JKSET 2018 Exam Date 11 March 2018
JKSET 2018 Result will be announced on May 2018

Note: In the above section we have provided lot of details regarding upcoming JK SET 2018 exam. To know more information about this exam, keep in touch with our website.

Updated: 2017-12-18 — 5:02 pm

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