Kerala SET 2023 | Apply Online, Notification, Eligibility, Syllabus

Kerala SET 2023, LBS Kerala SET 2023 : Kerala State Eligibility Test- Kerala SET is an State level eligibility / recruitment examination, managed by LBS Centre for Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram on behalf of Kerala State Government . This examination conducted mainly Eligibility for Assistant Professor Lecturership / Lectures in Universities and Degree colleges in Kerala. The Eligibility for Assistant Professor will depend on the performance of the candidate in both the papers of SET in aggregate. The candidates who qualify the Test for eligibility for Assistant Professor will be governed by the rules and regulations for recruitment of Assistant Professor of the concerned Universities/Colleges/State Governments.  Eligible and interested candidates may submit their applications through online at official website. Check Exam date, Notification, Application form, Fee, Important dates, Eligibility, How to Apply-Online Application, Last date for Apply online and other details given below

Kerala SET 2023 Details 

Examination Name Kerala State Eligibility Test 2023
Level of Exam State
Conducting Authority LBS Centre for Science and Technology , Thiruvananthapuram
Issue of Notification Released Soon
Qualification Post Graduation or its equivalent 
Examination conducted on July-2023
Application Mode Online
Official Website

Kerala SET Notification 2023

Many candidates are curious about LBS Kerala SET Notification 2023 are to be declared on 1st week or 2nd week of April, 2023 and exam conducted  in Offline as Paper-Pen Based Test (PPT). Aspirants must have completed Post Graduation Degree qualification . Selection of best will be done based on  Merit in the written examination, reservation and Document Verification. The qualified candidates are eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor / Lecturership only in the universities/ colleges situated in the Kerala state from where they have cleared their SET. Who are eligible and interested to apply for this examination, can apply through online mode at the official web portal.

Application Fee and Payment

Category Fee
General / OBC Rs 1000/- 
SC/ST/PWD Rs 500/-

The fee may be paid through E-chalan and also through payment Gateway ( Credit Card / Debit Card / Net Banking).

Eligibility Criteria for Kerala SET 2023

Nationality and Domicile

Candidate should be of Indian Nationality.

Educational Qualifications

1. Candidate must have passed the Post Graduate Degree or equivalent examination with 50% marks (BC / SC / ST / PH -45%) or equivalent grade  from a recognized University / Institutions.

2.    Candidates who are pursuing their Master’s degree or equivalent course or 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. However, such candidates will be admitted provisionally and shall be considered eligible for award of eligibility for Assistant Professor only after they have passed their Master’s Degree OR equivalent examination 

3. Candidates are advised to appear in the subject of their Post Graduation only. The candidates, whose Post Graduation subject is not covered in the list of SET subjects may appear in a related subject.

Age Limit

There is no upper age limit for applying for eligibility for test.

Important Dates for Kerala SET 2023

    Activity Dates 
Issue of Notification April-2023
Starting Date for Fee Payment & Online Application April-2023
Last Date for Online Application May-2023
Last Date for fee payment May-2023
Date of Uploading of Admit Cards July-2023
Dates of Examination July-2023
Declaration of Answer Key August-2023
Declaration of Results August-2023

How to Apply- Kerala SET Online Application form 2023

Authorization of SET will be released the Kerala SET Application form in online mode. In order to apply for Kerala SET 2023 you have to submit application through online at official website. Before applying candidates can fill the registration form, After filling the online application with the required details by using Login Id and Password, After that pay the application fee, then  verify all the details carefully and click submit button , filled in  Kerala SET Online Application 2023 will generated that contains ” Application Number” along with filled details.

How to Apply :  Kerala SET 2023 Registration

1. Visit to the official website

2. Now Click on the link appearing as “ Kerala SET 2023”. A new web page will appear on the screen, click on the  ” Apply Online” Link.

3. After clicking the link you will redirected to registration form, fill the details like Candidate Name, Date of Birth, Active E-Mail Id, Working mobile number and choose your “Pass word”.

4.Completing registration details entry, then click ” Register ” button, after your screen will display a message ” you have successful registered for “SET   2023″. Please note them Application Number, Pass word for future reference.

5. Now click on ” Candidate Login” on the top menu, enter the application number, Pass word and Security code.

6. Entry’s are correct, a new webpage will appear on the screen, click on  “Fill up of Application” link.

7. Fill the entire academic, study , reservation and personal details . Upload photo and signature and click “Save” button.

8. This is also a one time procedure. If candidate is sure that all the information correct then  click on ” Final submission” link. 

9.Candidate has to pay the fee in online mode, click on the ” Online payment” link , fill the required details and pay the application fee 

10. Click on appearing as ” Print your Application” link, enter the required details and click submit button. The ID no in PDF application form has to be quoted for future reference.

Test Centers

The candidate should fill the name of one examination centre where she wants to appear in the test. Candidates applying more than one test are advised to opt for the same centre as there is a likelihood of clash of dates and timings. Requests for change of test centre and subject opted by the candidate in the application form will not be considered under any circumstances.

Thiruvananthapuram Kollam Pathanamthitta Alappuzha
Kottayam Idukki Ernakulam Thrissur
Palakkad Malappuram Kozhikode Wayanad
Kannur Kasaragod

Kerala SET Exam Pattern 2023

Session Paper Subject No.Of Questions Marks Duration Mode Of Exam
First Paper-I General Knowledge 60 60 2- Hours Offline as Paper-Pen Based Test               (PPT)
Aptitude in Teaching 60 60
Second Paper-II 31 subjects 120 120 2- Hours
For Mathematics & Statistics 80 120

Kerala SET Syllabus 2023

Anthropology Arabic Botany
Chemistry Commerce Economics
English Gandhian Studies Geography
Geology Hindi History
Home Science Islamic History Journalism
Kannada Malayalam Mathematics
Music Philosophy Physics
Political Science Psychology Sanskrit
Social Work Sociology Statistics
Tamil Urdu Zoology

Kerala SET Qualifying Marks 2023

Category Paper-I Paper-II Total
General 40 40 48
OBC-NCL 35 35 45
PwD/VH/PH/SC/ST 35 35 40

Kerala SET  Admit Card 2023 : Click Here 

The organizing authority will provide facility of downloading online admit cards of entrance exam on the official website tentatively from 2nd week of October. The admit card bear the candidate roll number, name, father name, category, sub-category, photograph, signature, date of birth, language of question paper with name and address of of examination centre allotted , candidate should carefully examine all the entry’s. Hall ticket will not sent by post. 

Kerala SET Answer Key 2023 : Click Here

The authority will publish the answer key of the test in the official website. Candidate can calculate their marks in entrance test, after knowing the total number of answers correctly marked by them, with the help of key. If any candidate has complaints regarding the key  questions the same shall be submitted to organizing authority in writing a along with supporting documents being challenges before date of result.

Kerala SET Results 2023 : Click Here

The authority will conduct the entrance examination. evaluate the answer sheets and likely to declare the result by the last week of May and same will hosted on the website. There will be combined merit list along the category-wise merit list for all the candidates participating in the said examination. All the candidates appeared for the entrance test will awarded Kerala SET 2023 test wise rank as per marks secured in the test appeared.

Important Links :

Official Notification Pdf Click Here
Apply Online Direct Link Click Here

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Q1. What is the date of Kerala SET Exam 2023?

Ans : The exam will be conducted on July-2023

Q2. When will be released the notification?

Ans : Its will be released soon

Q3. How to apply for Kerala SET ?

Ans: Candidates can apply for Kerala SET 2023 from the official link provided in the Kerala SET 2023 page or visit the Kerala SET 2023 official website

Q4. What is the Last Date of Apply Online for Kerala SET 2023?

Ans : Last Date for Filling & Submission of Online Application Will be Announced soon

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