Rajasthan Public Service Comission

Rajasthan SET

Rajasthan State Eligibility Test

Form Date: 22 Oct - 30 Nov 2020 (Tentative)

Pen & Paper Mode

Form Date: 22 Oct - 30 Nov 2020

RAJASTHAN SET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 650
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC)

Rajasthan SET 2020: Application Form, Eligibility, Admit Card, Syllabus

Updated On - September 11 2020 by Kumar Deepanshu

Rajasthan SET 2020 which is known for Rajasthan State Eligibility Test is organised by Rajasthan Public Service Commission(RPSC). The RSET examination to provide a lectureship or Assistant Professor in various Colleges and Universities of Rajasthan. It is the state level entrance exam and is held every year. The interested applicants who wish to make a career in the education sector can apply for Rajasthan SET through online mode by visiting the official website. To know more about the examination such as Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern and more, read the following article.

Rajasthan SET 2020 Application form

Candidates interested to appear for Rajasthan SET examination have to follow the guideline given below:

  • RSET Application Form will be available on the official website of RPSC.
  • The form can be filled in the online mode
  • Candidates need to register by submitting the required details in the mandatory fields marked in red.
  • The empty fields will be related to Personal and Educational details. candidates must make sure to enter correct and true information.
  • Next step is to pay the application fees by using the online payment portal.
  • The last step is to take multiple print-outs of the Registration Form for future reference.

Rajasthan SET 2020 Application Fee

Candidates can go through the Application Fee as per the different categories mentioned below in the table:

CategoryApplication Fee
General Rs.650/-
OBC/SBC(Creamy Layer)Rs.650/-
OBC/SBC(Non-Creamy Layer)Rs. 350/-
SC/ST/PHRs. 200/-
Mode of Payment: The registration fee can be submitted through online mode by E-Mitra Kiosk, C.S.C Centre authorized by the Government of Rajasthan.

Rajasthan SET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must fulfil the eligibility conditions set as per UGC guidelines to appear for the entrance test. The detailed information regarding the Rajsthan SET Eligibility Criteria 2020 is given below. :

  • Candidates must have completed PostGraduation degree in the given subject they have applied for.
  • The master's degree should be done from a recognized Council/ University.
  • All candidates who are in last year of Master's can appear for Rajasthan State Eligibility Test 2020.
  • Candidates who completed their Ph. D before 19 September 1991 are also eligible to apply for the SET exam.
Qualifying Marks:
  • General category candidates must have an aggregate of 55 per cent marks in post-graduation.
  • Reserved category applicants must have an aggregate of 50 per cent marks in the post-graduation.
  • All the candidates who have completed their Ph. D before 19 September 1991, must have an aggregate of 50 per cent marks in their post-graduation.
Age Limit: There is no Upper limit set by the conducting authority for the exam.

Rajasthan SET 2020 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of Rajasthan SET 2020  is mentioned below in the tabular form. Test pattern is necessary to get an idea about the examination and prepare accordingly. There are three papers in each session-

Marks distribution 
SessionsNo. of PapersNumber         of QuestionsTotal MarksDuration
Session 1Paper 16010060 min(1 hr)
Paper 25010060 min(1 hr)
Session 2Paper 375150120 min(1 hr)
  • It is compulsory to answer 50 questions in Paper 1
  • All questions must be answered in Paper 1 and Paper 2

An overview of the exam is given in the table below to understand the nature of test:

Test pattern for RSET 2020
Mode of ExaminationOffline
Type of Questions

Paper 1- Multiple Choice Questions(MCQs)

Paper 2 & 3 - Objective Type

Medium of TestEnglish and Hindi
Total no. of Questions175( +10) which needs to be excluded in Paper 1.
Duration4 hours or 240 Minutes
No. of sessions2
Name of Papers3
Marking Scheme

+2 marks allotted to every correct answer

No negative marking

Paper 1 contains topics which are general in nature. Such as Reasoning and Numerical ability, comprehension, General Awareness, etc.
Paper 2 contains topics related to the subject chosen.

Rajasthan SET 2020 Syllabus

The syllabus for Rajasthan SET 2020 will be same as that of UGC NET/CSIR UGC NET. RPSC will conduct RSET 2020 for the post of Assistant Professor or Lectureship on these subjects mentioned din the list below-

1. Chemical Science
2. Commerce
3. Computer Science and Application
4. Earth Science
5. Economics
6. Education
7. English
8. Environmental Science
9. Geography
10. Hindi
11. History
12. Home Science
13. Law
14. Life Science
15. Management
16. Mathematical Science
17. Music
18. Philosophy
19. Physical Education
20. Physical Science
21. Political Science
22. Population Studies
23. Psychology
24. Public Administration
25. Rajasthani
26. Sanskrit
27. Sociology
28. Urdu
29. Visual Art

Rajasthan SET 2020 Admit Card

Rajasthan SET 2020 Admit Card will be available on the official website to the applicants whose Application form is shortlisted by the authority. 

  • The Admit Card will be available only in online mode. No hardcopy of the hall ticket will be sent to the candidate.
  • Candidates have to login by filling the Name and Date of Birth.
  • Candidates should keep visiting this page to get an update about the Admit Card. The link will be activated and would be intimated for download.
  • Hall ticket contains crucial information like Name, DOB, Venue, Exam centre, etc
  • It is mandatory to carry the admit card to the examination hall or else the applicant will not be allowed to sit for the exam.

Rajasthan SET 2020 Answer Key

RAJASTHAN SET Answer Key will be provided to candidates after completing the examination.

  • Those applicants have given the examination can download the answer key through online mode.
  • The answer key contains correct answers to questions asked in the examination. With the help of answer key, candidates can calculate their estimated marks.
  • Official ANSWER KEY can be downloaded from Official Website once notified.
  • The  ANSWER KEY will be in the pdf format and will be downloaded in the same manner.

Rajasthan SET 2020 Results

On the official website of the department, the Rajasthan SET 2020 Result will be declared.

  • Candidates that have given the Rajasthan SET Examination can check their results through online mode.
  • After completing the answer key session, the result will be declared on the basis of marks obtained in the examination.
  • Qualified Candidates will be eligible to get a post of Assistant Professor or offered JRF (Junior Research Fellowship) in the colleges and University of Rajasthan state as per the merit list.

How to Download Rajasthan SET 2020 result?

Candidates can check the following points to download the results:

  1. Result of Rajasthan SET 2020 will be declared on Official Website.
  2. Candidate can check Result only through Online mode. There will be no offline mode available.
  3. Candidates will be able to check their result by entering Name and Roll number.
  4. Result Link will be provided to check Rajasthan SET Exam 2020 Results..

Rajasthan SET 2020 Highlights

The candidates can get to know the MP SET summary in the below-given table:

Exam NameRajasthan State Eligibility Test
AcronymRajasthan SET
Conducting BodyRajasthan Public Service Commission(RPSC)
Level of ExamState-level
Frequency of ExamOnce every year
Official Websitehttps://rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in/applyredirect
Exam PurposeFor the post of Assistant Professor and Lectureship in the  state of Rajasthan

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RAJASTHAN SET Important Dates

Form Date22 Oct - 30 Nov 2020 (Tentative)

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Form Start Date:

22 Oct 2020

Form End Date:

30 Nov 2020

The forms will open on 22 Oct 2020



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Application Fees:

₹ 650

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