(Notification) Karnataka State Eligibility Test (K-SET) For Lectureship – 2011

Karnataka State Eligibility Test (K-SET) For Lectureship – 2011

The Karnataka State Eligibility Test (K-SET) center, University of Mysore, Mysore will be holding the Test on 17th JULY 2011(Sunday) for determining the eligibility for Lectureship in various Universities/Colleges/Institutions of Higher Education (Government/Aided/ Private) in Karnataka State. K-SET center will conduct the test in 26 (twenty six) subjects (listed under item no. 6) at 11 (Eleven) selected Centers (listed under Item no. 7) spread across the Karnataka State.


  • Candidates who have secured at least 55% of aggregate marks (without rounding off) in Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination from universities/institutions recognized by UGC, New Delhi are eligible for this Test. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)Physically Handicapped (PH)/Visually Handicapped (VH) category andwho have secured at least 50% of aggregate marks (without rounding off) in Master’s degree or equivalent examination are eligible for this Test.
  • Candidates who have appeared OR will be appearing at the qualifying Master’s degree (final year) examination and whose result is still awaited OR candidateswhose qualifying examinations have been delayed may also apply for this Test. However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible for award of Lectureship eligibility only after they have passed their Master’s degree examination or equivalent with at least 55% of aggregate marks (50% of aggregates marks in case of SC/ST/PH/VH category candidates). Such candidates must complete their Master’s degree examination within two years from the date of K-SET result with required percentage of marks, failing which they shall be treated as disqualified.
  • The Ph.D. Degree holders whose Master’s level examination had been completed by 19th September 1991 (irrespective of declaration of result) shall be eligible for a relaxation of 5 % in aggregate marks ( i.e. from 55 to 50%) for appearing for K-SET.

How to Apply

Candidates should note that Application has to be submitted online only.

  • The candidates are required to download the Bank Challan Proforma from the KSET website: kset.uni-mysore.ac.in and then deposit the requisite test fee in any branch of State Bank of Mysore along with the bank charges (bank commission) of Rs.20/-.
  • Before applying Online, the candidate must possess the following : (i) Scanned passport (pp) size photograph in JPEG format(4.5 cm X 3.5 cm) should be less than 300kb, (ii) Copy of Bank Challan (fee receipt).
  • Candidate seeking admission to the Test must apply online (i.e. http://kset.uni-mysore.ac.in/apply/ OR through a link available on the University of Mysore website:
  • After successful submission, the candidate should take printout of online Application Form (Two copies), Attendance Slip (one copy) and Admission
    Card (one copy) on separate A-4 size papers.
  • SC/ST/Category-1/PH/VH candidates must enclose the attested copy of certificate for the same.
  • Category-IIA, IIB, IIIA and IIIB candidates must enclose the attested copy of Certificate for the same.
  • The Application (consisting of Two copies of printout of online application form, one copy of Attendance Slip and one copy of Admission card) along with required documents (Copies of caste certificates, self addressed stamped, Rs.10/- envelop) must reach the Nodal Officer, of respective Test Center (Any one among the 11 test centers) opted by candidate as listed in the website www.kset.uni-mysore.ac.in
  •  Submission of Hard copy of the Application along with necessary documents is
    a MUST. Hard copy of the Application received after 10th May, 2011 at the respective Test Centre will be rejected.
  • Before applying Online, candidates are advised to go through the detailed notification available at K-SET website. Please note that Fee submitted through
    any other mode like Money Order, Demand Draft, IPO etc. will be rejected.
  • The cover of size (37 cm X 25 cm) containing Application Form should be superscribed “K-SET FOR LECTURESHIP -2011”. Candidates should mention their Roll Number, Subject and Category. Name and Address of the candidates should be written on the cover. A sample copy is provided in the KSET

Website:  www.kset.uni-mysore.ac.in

Important Dates:

Submission of On-line Application form starts from: 30-03-2001
Last date for Applying On-Line: 30-04-2011
Last date for receiving the printout of online: 10-05-2011
Examination Date : 17-07-2011

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Courtesy: kset.uni-mysore.ac.in