TSSET - Eligibility Criteria

Telangana State Eligibility Test

Form Date: 01 Oct - 02 Nov 2023 (Tentative)

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Form Date: 01 Oct - 02 Nov 2023

TSSET 2022 Eligibility Criteria: Age limit, Reservation Policy

Updated On - December 28 2021 by Divyansh K

TS SET(Telangana State Eligibility Test) 2022 is conducted in a state level by Osmania University, Hyderabad. The dates for the entrance exam will be announced by the competent authority soon on the official website. The candidates who qualify the SET 2022 will be governed by the rules and regulations for the recruitment of Assistant professor of the concerned University/ college. Candidates can apply through online mode, who fulfil eligibility criteria. Candidates must read the below article which mentioned all information of TS SET Entrance exam 2022 eligibility criteria, age limit, reservation for the candidates with disabilities.

TSSET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are advised to check their TS SET 2022 Eligibility Criteria before applying for the exam to know wether they are eligible for the exam or not. Given  below are the detailed information of eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants need to secure 55% marks for general category or 50% marks for Backward Class/SC/ST/PwD in Master’s Degree (i.e., M.A., M.Sc., M.Com, MBA, MLISC, M.Ed., M.PEd., MCJ, LLM, MCA and M.Tech (CSE & IT only)) without any round-off. 
  • Candidates who are pursuing their Master’s Degree course or the candidates who have appeared for their 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. 
  • Those candidates who pursuing their master at the time of TS SET exam must pass the qualifying exam within two years from the date of SET result with required
    percentage of marks, failing which they shall be treated as disqualified.
  • Those applicants who belong to third gender category(transgender) are also eligibilie for the exam with same relaxation in fee, age and qualifying criteria for
    as are of SC/ST/ PwD categories.
  • Cut-off for transgender candidates should be the low as those for SC/ST/PwD/BC categories in the corresponding subject.
  •  Ph.D. Degree candidates whose Master’s level examination had been completed by 19th September 1993 shall be eligible for a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks (i.e., from 55% to 50%) for appearing in SET
  • Candidates are only appear in the subject of their Post Graduation.
  • Candidates having Post-Graduate Diploma awarded by Indian University/ Institute or Foreign Degree/Diploma awarded by the Foreign University/ Institute should in their own interest, ascertain the equivalence of their Degree /Diploma with Master’s Degree of recognized Indian universities from Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi.
  • TS SET examination have no age limit criteria.

TS SET Reservation policy of Government of Telangana

Applicants can check the TSSET examination reservation policy of Government of Telangana from the given below table:

GEN (Unreserved)50%

Provision for the person with Disability (including visually challenged candidates)Having 40% or more disability

Given below are the full details regarding the eligibility criteria for candidates who suffer with any disability:

  • For those who are disabled, the authority will provide them 20 minutes compensatory time for Paper-1 and 40 Minutes time for Paper-2.
  • Candidates who are not able to write their paper. they will provide the services of the scribe but applicants need to inform that before two weeks of exam to the Centre
  • Candidates must fill the correct type of disabilities in the application(mentioned below):

a) blindness and low vision
b) deaf and hard of hearing
c) locomotors disability including cerebral palsy, leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid  attack victims and muscular dystrophy
d) autism, intellectual disability, specific learning disability and mental illness;
e) Multiple disabilities from amongst persons under clauses (a) to (d) including deaf-blindness in the posts identified for each disability.

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Form Start Date:

01 Oct 2023

Form End Date:

02 Nov 2023

The forms will open on 01 Oct 2023



Examination Date (Online):

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Application Fees:

₹ 1,200

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