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MH SET Syllabus 2023: Pattern, Question Paper, Download Topic-wise Syllabus PDF

Updated On - March 25 2023 by Abhinandan Singh

MH SET Syllabus 2023 is released by Savitribai Phule Pune University. The syllabus remains as same as the previous year's entrance test. This exam is conducted once every year to enroll the eligible candidates in the Master's Degree in 32 different courses. On qualifying MH SET, 2023  candidates can choose degree courses such as MA, M.Sc, M.Com, M.Tech,  MBA, etc. in different subjects.  For the candidates to prepare better and smart, a synopsis of the MH SET  syllabus for the exam and subject-wise weightage is the most important step. So, read the below-given article to know more about MH SET 2023 Syllabus in detail.
Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) will conduct the Maharashtra State Eligibility Test (MH SET 2023) on March 26, 2023.

Maharashtra SET Syllabus 2023

There is a range of topics in the Maharashtra SET 2023 syllabus from which the candidates have to prepare for the examination. The detailed list of MH SET exam syllabus is given below:-

SubjectsImportant Topics
Teaching AptitudeTeaching aptitude, Mathematical reasoning, data interpretation, logical reasoning, information & communication technology, reading comprehension, research aptitude, communication, people & environment, higher education system
HistoryAncient Indian history, concepts ideas, and terms of history, medieval Indian history, modern Indian history
EnglishDrama, Poetry, Fiction, Short Story, Non-Fictional Prose, Cultural Studies, Literary Criticism, History, Future and Evolution of English in India, Literary Theory post World War II, Research Methods & Materials, Theories & Pedagogy
EconomicsIndian Economy, Environmental Economics & Demography, Growth & Development Economics, Money & Banking, Public Economics, International Economics, Mathematical Economics, Statistics & Econometrics, Macro Economics, Micro Economics
Philosophy Applied Philosophy, Logic, Western Social and Political Philosophy, Indian Social and Political Philosophy, Recent Western Philosophy,  Contemporary Indian Philosophy, Western Ethics, Indian Ethics, Classical Western: Ancient, Medieval, Modern & Classical Indian Epistemology and Metaphysics 
PsychologyEmerging Areas, Human Development and Interventions, Social Psychology, Personality, Motivation, emotion, stress and coping, Thinking, Intelligence and Creativity, Attention, Perception, Learning, Memory and Forgetting, Biological basis of behavior, Psychological testing, Research Methodology and Statistics, Emergence of Psychology
Sociology Culture & Symbolic Transformations, Science, Technology & Society, Family, Marriage & Kinship, Environment & Society, Economy & Society, State, Politics & Development,  Rural & Urban Transformations, Basic Concepts & Institutions,  Research Methodology & Methods,  Sociological Theory 
Political SciencePolitical Theory,  Political Thought, International Relations, Comparative Political Analysis Indian Political Thought, India’s Foreign Policy, Political Processes in India, Political Institutions in India, Public Administration, Governance & Public Policy in India
Defense & Strategic StudiesTheories And Concepts, Science Technology & National  Security, Defence Economics, Disaster Management, Issues in Conflict Resolution, India's Security Concerns & Policies in Contemporary International Scenario, Global Security Concerns, War as an instrument in international relations, strategic thought
Home ScienceFood science, textiles, resource management, human development, developmental & educational communication, methods of research, nutrition science, institutional management, clothing, non-formal education & extension education
Libraries & Information ScienceInformation, information science, organization of knowledge, information technology – components, types of research, types of libraries, laws of library science, sources of information, reference and information services, etc
Journalism & Mass CommunicationIntroduction to Journalism and Mass Communication, Communication for Development and Social Change, Advertising and Marketing Communication, Reporting and Editing, Public Relations and Corporate Communication, Media Laws and Ethics, Media Management and Production, ICT and Media, Film and Visual Communication, Communication Research.
Social WorkNature and development of social work, social work with communities and social action, social policy, planning, and social development, society, human behaviour, and communities, social work with individuals and groups, research in social work, administration, welfare and development services, areas of social practise-I, etc.
Public AdministrationTheory of public administration, local government – urban and rural, social and economic administration, comparative public administration, research methodology, development administration, Indian administration, etc.
MathematicsBasic concepts of real and complex analysis, data analysis basic concepts, the theory of statistics, statistical methods and data analysis, linear programming, finite population, design of experiments, algebra, basic concepts of linear algebra, differential equation, probability, etc.
Environmental ScienceDefinition principle & scope of environmental science, environment geosciences, air, water, noise, minerals, fundamentals of environmental chemistry, definition and scope of ecology, etc.
PhysicsBasic mathematical methods, thermodynamics, and statistical physics, classical dynamics, electromagnetics, quantum physics and applications, experimental techniques, etc.
ChemistryStructure and bonding, aspects of s,p,d,f blocks, IUPAC nomenclature, the concept of chirality, common organic reactions and mechanisms, acids and bases, redox reactions, introductory energetics and dynamics of chemical reactions, etc.
Life ScienceCell biology, environmental biology, biodiversity and taxonomy, biochemistry, physiology, genetics, evolutionary biology, etc.
GeographyGeomorphology, economic geography, regional planning, the geography of India, statistical methods, climatology, geographic thought, population geography, settlement geography, etc.
Computer ScienceDiscrete structures, relational database design and SQL, data and file structures, computer networks, system software, and compilers, operating system, current trends and technologies, computer arithmetic, programming in C and C++, o-o programming concepts, etc.
ElectronicsElectronic transport in semiconductors, the introduction of high-level programming language, basic principles of amplitude, optical sources, transducers, superposition, rectifiers, logic families, the architecture of 8085 & 8086 microprocessors, etc.
Forensic Science

Definition, DNA profiling classification of firearms, classification and identification of fibers, history & development of forensic science, microscopy, etc.

CommerceBusiness environment, business economics, business management, marketing management, financial management, financial and management accounting, basic accounting concepts, policy environment, human resource management, international business, etc.
LawThe constitutional law of India, the law of torts, labour law, law of cromes, law of contracts, legal theory, public international law, family law, etc.
EducationThe philosophical foundation of education, the psychological foundation of education, the methodology of education research, the sociological foundation of education, etc.
Physical EducationDefinition, development of teacher education in physical education, aim & objective of physical education, physiology of respiration, blood circulation, muscular activity, guiding principles of health and health education, the concept of a test, etc.

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General Paper on Teaching & Research AptitudeDownload Pdf
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Maharashtra SET Exam Pattern 2023

Candidates must be aware of the MH SET 2023 Exam Pattern to get an idea regarding the exam. Check the exam pattern for MH SET below:

Exam PatternDetails
Examination ModePen and Paper(Offline) mode
Medium of ExamEnglish and Hindi
Exam of TypeObjective Type Questions
Maximum Marks(Paper-I)100 marks
Total Number of Question(Paper-I)50 questions
Exam Duration(Paper-I)1 hour
Maximum Marks(Paper-II)200 marks
Total Number of Question(Paper-II)100 questions
Exam Duration(Paper-II)2 hours
Marks for Correct Answer+2 marks
Marks for the Wrong Answerno negative marks

MH SET 2023 Important Books

Given below are the preparation books related to the preparation for MH SET 2023:-  

Author NameBooks Name
Meenakshi Upadhyay & Arun Sharma How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT
Abhijit GuhaQuantitative Aptitude for All Competitive Examinations
R.S. AggarwalA Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning
Arun SharmaHow to Prepare for Logical Reasoning(CAT)
Nishit K. SinhaLogical Reasoning and Data Interpretation(CAT)
Peeyush BharadwajAnalytical and Logical Reasoning for CAT & Other Management Exams
Nishit SinhaPearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation( CAT)
NCERTNCERT Mathematics Book for 9th and 12th class
Norman LewisWord Power Made Easy
Wren, MartinHigh School English Grammar & Composition Key

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