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APSET Selection Process 2021

Updated By Abhik Das on 23 Mar, 2022 12:35

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APSET 2021 Selection Process

The APSET 2021 selection process will be as per the rules and regulations specified by the University Grants Commission (UGC). As per the rules of UGC, only 6% of candidates who have cleared the APSET 2021 exam shall be declared eligible to take up the Assistant Professor role in colleges or universities across the state. The detailed selection procedure and criteria of APSET 2021 is elaborated below, and this will help the candidates to have a detailed understanding of the exact selection process that is followed in the APSET exam.

APSET 2021 Selection Criteria

In order to be eligible for the post of Assistant Professor in universities or colleges across Andhra Pradesh, the candidates must satisfy the following APSET 2021 selection criteria -

  • The candidates must have appeared in two papers of APSET 2021.

  • Candidates belonging to General Category must score a minimum of 40% of aggregate marks in two papers to be eligible for the post of Assistant Professor.

  • For SC/ST/OBC/PwD candidates, the minimum qualifying aggregate percentage is 35%.

APSET 2021 - Method of Selection

To understand the method of selection of APSET 2021, the candidates can go through the example below -

Example 1: Let us assume that 6,00,000 candidates appeared for APSET 2021 exam. As per UGC rules, only 6% of candidates out of 6,00,000 shall be declared qualified in the exam. In all, only 36,000 candidates shall be declared eligible for taking up the Assistant Professor role in colleges or universities across the state.

Example 2: Let us assume that 4,00,000 candidates appeared for APSET 2021 exam. As per UGC rules, only 6% of candidates out of 4,00,000 shall be declared qualified in the exam. In all, approximately 66,000 candidates shall be declared eligible for taking up the Assistant Professor role in colleges or universities across the state.

Example 3: Let us assume that 1,20,000 candidates appeared for APSET 2021 exam. As per UGC rules, only 6% of candidates out of 1,20,000 shall be declared qualified in the exam. In all, 20,000 candidates shall be declared eligible for taking up the Assistant Professor role in colleges or universities across the state.

Note: The top 6% of candidates qualifying for the APSET 2021 exam shall be declared eligible for the post of Assistant Professor.

The reservation policies of the respective state government shall be also considered while selecting the candidates.

APSET 2021 Reservation Policy

The reservation policy for APSET slot allocation is as follows -

Name of the CategoryReservation
BC-A7%
BC-B10%
BC-C1%
BC-D7%
BC-E4%
SC15%
ST6%

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