MH SET 2021 was held on 26 September by the Savitribai Phule Pune University across various cities in Maharashtra and Goa. Maharashtra State Eligibility Test is conducted for the post of Assistant Professor in the states of Maharashtra and Goa. This exam is conducted once every year at the State Level. Maharashtra SET exam is conducted in 32 different subjects of Arts, Commerce, Science, Management, Law, Mental, Moral and Social Sciences Education and Physical Education.
MH-SET 2021 Important Dates
The candidates can check the dates regarding MH SET 2021 below in the given table:
MH-SET 2021 Event Calendar
Events Dates (tentative)
Online Application Form date 17 May 2021 (11:00 AM)
Last date to fill the Application Form 17 June 2021
Last date of submission of online Fee through Credit card/Debit card/Net Banking 26 June 2021
Correction/Editing of particulars in the Application form start date 30 June 2021
Correction/Editing of particulars in the Application form deadline 26 to 30 June 2021
Admit Card available for Download 16 September 2021
MH-SET 2021 Exam Date 26 September 2021
Answer Key releasing date October 2021
Result Date October 2021
MH-SET 2021 Result
The result of the MH-SET will be made available on the official website .in when it is declared. Candidates can download the result by following the instructions given below:
Go to SET Exam official website which is set exam.unique.ac.in.
Then click on result link appearing on the main menu.
After that, Click on select appropriate exam section. Note that this will only be available only if the result is out.
Then the candidate has to select with marks or without marks option.
Now the candidate has to enter seat number, name, birth date and mobile number (as mentioned in Online Application Form).
The result of Maharashtra SET 2021 will be displayed on the screen.
Candidates can download the Result in PDF format and keep it safe for further events.
MH-SET 2021 Admit Card
The Savitribai Phule Pune University will issue the Maharashtra SET Hall Ticket 2021. The hall tickets will be issued on the official website of the university at the set exam.unique.ac.in. Given below are some details related to MH-SET 2021 Hall Ticket:
The candidates who have filled their application form can download the admit card from the official website by entering the username and password provided to them at the time of registration.
Hall Ticket of Maharastra SET 2021 will be available on the official website. There is no other mode by which a candidate can get his or her to admit card.
Candidates are advised to download and get a printout of their MH-SET ADMIT CARD 2021.
Candidate has to carry their admit card and also one additional national photo identity such as Adhar Card, PAN card, Voter Id, etc to the examination center for the verification purpose on the Day of the Examination.
The candidates will be allowed to appear only in the SET subject which is mentioned on the admit card.
Applicants have to go to that particular Test center which is mentioned on their admit card.
MH-SET 2021 Application form
MH-SET 2021 Registration form is releasing on 17 May 2021. Those applicants who are willing to become Assistant Professor in universities/ colleges of Maharashtra and Goa can apply for this test by filling the application form in online mode. The candidate may refer to below-given instructions to know the methods of applying for MH state eligibility test registration form:
The interested applicants have to visit the official web page of Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.
Candidates can register themselves by submitting the required details appearing on the screen.
The username and password will be provided by the university after which candidates can fill their Application Form with all the correct and complete details.
Candidates must have to check all the details mentioned in the application form before submitting it.
In the application form, candidates have to upload scanned photo and signature.
Make a payment of the exam fee. The examination fees once paid cannot be refunded under any circumstances.
After submitting the application form, candidates are advised to take the print out of it for future use.
MH-SET 2021 Application Fee
After filling in all the details in the Application Form, candidates have to pay the registration fee as per their category. For further Information regarding MH-SET 2021 Registration fee, candidates can check the following table:
MH-SET 2021 Registration fee
Sr.No. Category Application Fees
1 Open(General category) Rs. 800/-
2 OBC/SBC/DT(A)/NT(B)/NT(C)/NT(D)/SEBC (Non Creamy Layer Category Only) /EWS/ OrphanSC/ST/PH/VH/Transgenders/ Rs. 650/-
3 SC/ST/PH/VH/Transgenders Rs. 650/-
The candidates of other states except for Goa, belonging to reserved categories shall be treated as Open category, as per the reservation policy of Maharashtra & Goa Govts.
Mode of Payment:
Candidates can pay the examination fee in Online mode only i.e. either by credit/ debit card or Internet Banking.
MH-SET 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Before applying for MH-SET 2021 Candidate must check the eligibility criteria for the exam. A candidate is advised to fill the Registration Form only if they are fulfiling the eligibility criteria as per Maharastra Government. MH-SET 2020 Eligibility is given below:
Candidate must have a master’s Degree recognized by UGC student’s Post Graduate diploma/certificate awarded by Indian University/Institute or Foreign degree/Diploma/Certificate given by the Foreign University/Institute
The students with SC/ST/OBC/SBC/DT/NT category, obtaining 55% marks in Master’s or related exam are eligible for this test. OBC/SBC/DT/NT from the non-creamy layer and SC/ST/PH/VH (PH & VH-Visually, i.e., Blind) category aspirants obtaining 50% marks in Master’s or related exam will be considered for the exam.
Candidates who are still pursuing their Master's degree or any equivalent postgraduate course or candidates who have appeared in the final year exam of their Master’s degree and whose result is still awaited or applicants whose qualifying examinations have been delayed can also apply for MH-SET.
Reserved Category Candidate of states outside Maharashtra or Goa will be treated as General Category Candidate as per the rules of Maharashtra Government.
Candidates can appear for MH-SET in the subject of their Post Graduation only e.g.
Environmental Science: M.Sc. Env. Sci.,
Life Science: M.Sc. Life Science/Botany/Zoology/Microbiology/ Biotechnology,
Home Science: M.Sc., M.A. Home Science etc.
Registered Candidates should note that their candidature is provisional. Candidate has to verify their documents concerning the claims made in their application, after the result of the SET examination.
A candidate who has already qualified MH-SET in any subject, he or she will not be allowed to appear again for MH-SET in the same subject. If a candidate is found doing so, the Authority have rights to take any legal actions against them.
There is no upper age limit for the candidate to apply for MH-SET 2021.
As per the rules by U.G.C., the candidates who have passed M.Sc. (by Research) will be not eligible to appear for the MH-SET.
MH-SET 2021 Exam Pattern
Candidates must go through the given points related to MH-SET 2021 exam pattern :
MH-SET 2021 Paper Pattern
Exam Mode Offline(Pen and Paper)
Duration 180 Minutes or 3 Hours
No. of Papers
2 (Paper 1 and Paper 2)
No. of Sessions
2 (Session 1 and Session 2)
Number of Questions
50 Questions (First Session)
100 Questions(Second Session)
Type of Questions Objective mode
Two marks (+2) for a correct answer
No negative marking
Total Marks 300
Medium English and Hindi
The distribution of negative marking is not specified on the official website.
Session Paper Number of Questions Marks Duration
First I 50 out of 60 questions 50 x 2 = 100 1-1/4 Hrs. (10:00 a.m. to 11.15 a.m.)
First II 50 all compulsory 50 x 2= 100 1-1/4 Hrs. (11:15 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.)
Second III 75 all compulsory 75 x 2= 150 2-1/2 Hrs. (02:00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.)
MH-SET 2021 Syllabus
Savitribai Phule Pune University will conduct Maharashtra State eligibility Test 2021 in the following subjects:
Defence & Strategic Studies
Library & Information Science
Journalism & Mass Communication
Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean & Planetary Science
Computer Science & Application
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17th May 2021
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17th July 2021
Savitribai Phule Pune University state Agency