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APSET 2018 Notification, Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit cards, Result and Counselling

Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test (APSET) is conducted by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam on behalf of Government of Andhra Pradesh to recruit Assistant Professors or Lecturers in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Informing the same, the official website of APSET states: “In view of lot of demand for recruitment as assistant Professors / Lectures through direct recruitment or promotion in Universities and Degree colleges in newly formed Andhra Pradesh state, Andhra university prepared the proposal for conduct of APSET examination and sent it through APSCHE and Government of Andhra Pradesh to the U.G.C New Delhi”.


Click here : APSET Official Notification 

APSET 2018 Exam Dates

Event Name


APSET Notification

18th March 2018

 Online Application

26th  March 2018 to 02nd May 2018

Date of Examination

1st June 2018

APSET 2018 Application Form

  • APSET 2018 Application form Applicants may apply through the official portal of the organization that is apset.net.in
  • Before applying candidates are advised to read the official notification carefully
  • Search the link AP State Eligibility Test 2018 Online Application Form
  • Fill the application form with all required details like name of the candidate, mobile number, date of birth, email id, etc in the prescribed format
  • After completion of the form choose the payment option and pay the application fee
  • Before submitting the form check all the details and click on the submit button.

Application Fee:









APSET 2018 Eligibility

  1. Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree or equivalent examinations from universities/institutions recognised by UGC are eligible for this Test. The Other Backward Classes(OBC) belonging to non-creamy layer/Scheduled Caste(SC)/Scheduled Tribe(ST)/ persons with disability(PWD) category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master’s degree or equivalent examination are eligible for this Test.
  2. Candidates who have appeared or will be appearing at the qualifying Master’s degree (final year) examination and whose result is still awaited or candidates whose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for this test. However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible for qualifying the test only after they have passed their Master’s Degree examination OR equivalent with at least 55% marks(50% marks in case of OBC(Non- creamy layer)/SC/ST/PWD(persons with disability) category candidates. Such candidates must complete their P.G degree examination within one year from the date of SET result with required percentage of marks, failing which they shall be treated as disqualified.
  3. The Ph.D. degree holders whose Master’s level examination had been completed by 19th September 1991(irrespective of date of declaration of result) shall be eligible for a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks (i.e. from 55% to 50%) for appearing in SET.
  4. Candidates are advised to appear in the subject of their post graduation only. The candidates, whose post graduation subject is not covered in the list of subjects may appear in a related subject.
  5. Candidates having post-graduate diploma/certificate awarded by Indian University/ Institute or foreign degree/diploma/certificate awarded by the foreign University/institute should in their own interest, ascertain the equivalence of their diploma/degree/certificate with Master’s degree of recognized Indian universities from Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi.
  6. There is no upper age limit for applying for eligibility for Assistant Professor

APSET 2018 Exam Pattern

Candidates applied for the APSET 2018 exam pattern given here 




No of  Questions





60 (Out of 50 Question to be attempted)

1hr :15min




50 Questions all are compulsory

1hr : 15min




75 Questions all are compulsory

2hr: 30min

AP SET Examination Centres:

APSET Examination will be conducted in selected examination centres cross the AP State:

  1. Guntur
  2. Visakhapatnam
  3. Ananthapur
  4. Rajamahendravaram (Rajamundry)
  5. Nellore
  6. Thirupati

APSET 2018 Syllabus

List of AP SET Subjects

APSET Subjects

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

APSET 2018 Admit Cards

Step to Download APSET Admit cards:

  • Visit official website @ apset.net.in
  • Search the admit card link on homepage & Open it.
  • You will receive a request with boxes.
  • Fill the asked details by correct data such as name, roll number & Date of
  • Click on submit button.
  • APSET Exam Admit Card will appear on the screen.

APSET 2018 Exam Result

Download the APSET Merit List we are providing some simple steps you may follow it:

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click the results tab on the home page.
  • Enter the required details on the login page.
  • Press on “Submit” button.

APSET 2018 Counselling

The counselling will be held only for the candidates who qualified the APSET 2018. A merit list will be prepared and call letter will be sent to them. Candidates who received the call letter only will be able to participate in the counselling procedure. APSET 2018 counselling process includes document verification and seat allotment. Candidates who are going to participate in the counselling procedure must carry the original certificates with at least two sets of photocopies.