GSET 2018 – Exam Dates, Syllabus, Admit Card, Results

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The 13th Gujarat state eligibility test (GSET) 2018 is going to be conducted on 30th September 2018 (Sunday) by the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara. To apply, interested and eligible candidates should have to fill and submit online applications @ The last day for online application submission is May 15th, 2018 up to 18:00 hours. Before going to apply, candidates are required to know few important things about GSET 2018 such as date of release of official notification, eligibility criteria, application form, process, fee & mode of payment, selection process, admit card, examination date, result etc.


GSET 2018 Official Notification

In the month of April 2018, the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara has released an official notification for Gujarat state eligibility test (GSET) 2018. With the release of official notification, online application process was also started and remains open till May 15th, 2018 up to 18:00 hours. To read or download Gujarat state eligibility test (GSET) 2018 official notification, click here.  

GSET 2018 Overview

Examination nameGujarat state eligibility test (GSET) 2018
Conducted byMaharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara
Post nameAssistant Professor
Starting of Fee CollectionApril 9th, 2018
Last day for Fee CollectionMay 14th, 2018
Starting of Online RegistrationApril 9th, 2018 (Morning 11:00 hours)
Last day for online application submissionMay 15th, 2018 up to 18:00 hours
Hall ticket will be available from7 days prior to examination day
Date of GSET 2018 Examination30th September 2018 (Sunday)
ResultTo be announced soon
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GSET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who want to apply for GSET 2018 should go through the official notification to know about essential eligibility conditions like age limit, domicile & educational qualifications.

Age Limit and Relaxation

There is no lower or upper age limit applying in Gujarat state eligibility test (GSET) for eligibility of Assistant Professor.  


Candidates from Gujarat and other states are eligible to appear in the GSET 2018. However, candidates from other states will not get any reservation benefits because they shall be treated as general category candidates.

Educational Qualifications

Candidates who have completed master’s degree recognized by U.G.C., in a subject of GSET are eligible to appear in the GSET. Candidates studying in the final year or semester are also eligible to apply for GSET 2018.

Candidates having a master’s degree OR equivalent examination with at least 55% marks from institutions/universities recognized by UGC in Computer Science & Applications, Social Science, Humanities (including languages) and Sciences are eligible to apply for GSET 2018.  

GSET 2018 Application Fee & Mode Of Payment

General / SEBC (non-creamy layer) candidates should have to pay a fee of Rs. 800/- as their application fee. SC / ST / PWD (PH/VH) / transgender candidates should have to pay a fee of Rs. 700/- as their application fee.

CategoryExamination Fee (in Rs.)
PWD (PH/VH)700/-
SC/ST (Gujarat)700/-
SEBC NCL (Gujarat)800/-

All the eligible candidates should have to pay examination fee online through State Bank of India website. For fee payment, an applicant can use net banking facility or debit/credit card. After fee payment, an applicant will get a ‘SB Collect Reference Number’. Applicant should note down and preserve it along with fee payment transaction receipt.

GSET 2018 Application Form & Process

Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET) 2018 application forms are available online @ Interested candidates have to visit the GSET website for filling and submitting online application. Before doing this, candidates must go through the official notification in order to ensure eligibility conditions.

Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET) 2018 online application form can be submitted in 2 below mentioned steps:

Step 1 Fee payment through SBI payment gateway

  • Open GSET’s official website or click here
  • On homepage, you will see fee important links, important dates table and so on
  • Find and click on ‘Step I Pay Examination Fee using SB collect facility’ tab
  • On clicking the said tab, you will be redirected to SBI’s payment gateway
  • Read all the terms and click check box to proceed for payment
  • Now, select the appropriate ‘payment category’ from given options
  • Enter your name, select date of birth, gender, subject for GSET and examination centre
  • Enter your mobile number, email and remarks (if any)
  • Once again, enter your name and select date of birth
  • Enter mobile number and the text as shown in the image
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ tab
  • Click on ‘Confirm’ tab
  • Select any payment option from given ones
  • Make the payment and take print out of auto-generated examination fee receipt after successful transaction
  • You will receive a ‘SB Collect Reference Number’
  • Note it down carefully for online registration of your application form

Step 2 Online registration for GSET examination

  • Go to GSET’s website once more
  • Find and click on ‘Step II Register Online for GSET Examination’ tab
  • You will see a new page having ‘Important Instructions’
  • Read all the instructions carefully
  • Now, enter SB Collect reference number and select date of birth
  • Click check box then ‘Submit’ tab
  • Enter your personal details like name, category etc.
  • Select subject, centre etc
  • Scanned and upload passport (PP) size photograph
  • submit the application form
  • After successful submission and confirmation, you must take printout of filled online Application Form on A-4 size paper only

Note :- Fee submitted through any other mode like demand draft, money order, IPO etc. will not be accepted.

GSET 2018 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

GSET 2018 will consist of 2 papers having objective type questions. There is no provision of negative marking.

PaperNumber of MCQsDurationMarks
I501 Hour (09:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M.) IST100
II1002 Hours (11:00 A.M. to 01:00 P.M.) IST200

Paper I will be designed to test general awareness, comprehension, divergent thinking, reasoning ability of the candidate. In paper I, MCQs will be of general nature, planned to evaluate the teaching/research aptitude of the applicant.

GSET Syllabus 2018

Teaching AptitudeEvaluation systems, teaching aids, methods of teaching, factors affecting teaching, learner’s characteristics, teaching’s nature, objectives & basic requirements
Research aptitudeResearch: meaning, types & characteristics, steps & methods of research, research ethics, paper, article, workshop, seminar, conference, thesis writing : its characteristics & format
Reading comprehensionUnseen passage with few questions to be answered
CommunicationNature, types, barriers, characteristics & effective classroom communication
Reasoning (including Mathematical)Relationships, classification, number series, codes, logical reasoning, Venn diagram, analytical reasoning, reasoning logical diagrams: simple diagrammatic relationship, multi-diagrammatic relationship etc
Data interpretationGraphical representation & mapping of data, quantitative & qualitative data, sources, acquisition & interpretation of data
Information & communication technologyBasics of internet & e-mailing, general abbreviations & terminology, ICT : advantages, disadvantages, meaning & uses
Higher education systemStructure of the institutions for higher learning & research in India, formal & distance education etc

Paper II will consist of 100 MCQs on the subject selected by an applicant. Candidates have to select the same subject in which he have passed or appeared in master’s course. Subject names with their respective subject @ P.G. level are given below:

Subject NameP. G. Subject(S)
Mathematical ScienceMathematics / Statistics
Physical SciencePhysics / Physical Science
Chemical ScienceChemistry / Chemical Science
Life ScienceLife Science / Microbiology / Bioinformatics / Biotechnology / Biochemistry / Virology / Botany / Zoology
Political SciencePolitical Science / Politics
Library and Information SciencesLibrary and Information Sciences
Computer Science & ApplicationsComputer Science & Applications
Physical EducationPhysical Education
Home ScienceHome Science


Subject-wise syllabus can be downloaded from the GSET Website  

Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET) 2018 Date and Examination centres

The 13th Gujarat State Eligibility Test will be conducted on September 30th 2018 (Sunday) at 11 examination centres across the state. Names of examination centres are Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Surat, Bhuj, valsad, Junagadh, Godhra, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Bhavnagar and Patan.

GSET2018 Admit Card

All the GSET 2018 aspirants are required to know that no hall ticket will be sent to them by post. They have to download their hall ticket through the website 7 days prior to examination day. Venue of the examination and other important details are printed on hall ticket.

GSET 2018 Result

Exact date of declaration of result is yet to be disclosed by GSET organizing authorities. Once date confirmed, we will post it here.

We wish you Best of Luck for Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET) 2018.


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