HP SET Exam Pattern 2019

Sakunth Kumar Updated On: 17 Dec, 2019 13:23 IST

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HP SET 2019 Exam Pattern

HP SET 2019 exam pattern is similar to the exam pattern of UGC NET, and other state-level SET exams such as APSET, KSET, etc. Candidates appearing for HP SET 2019 are advised to check the exam pattern so that they plan his/ her exam preparation accordingly. At the same time, HP SET exam pattern helps the candidates to have an idea of the nature of the exam. HP SET is divided into Paper 1 & 2. While Paper 1 of HP SET deals with Teaching and Research Aptitude, Paper 2 deals with the subject chosen by the candidates while filling the online application form. Paper 1 is compulsory for all the candidates appearing for HP SET. The detailed exam pattern of HP SET can be checked below.

Highlights of HP SET Exam Pattern 2019

Some of the major highlights of the HP SET 2019 exam can be checked below -

Mode of HP SET Exam

Offline (Pen & Paper Based)

Total No. Of Papers in HP SET

Paper 1 and Paper 2

Maximum Marks

300

Total Duration

3 Hours

Duration for HP SET Paper I

One Hour

Duration for HP SET Paper II

Two Hours

Marking Scheme

+2 Marks for Each Correct Attempt

Negative Marking

No Negative Marking

HP SET 2019 Exam Pattern for Paper 1

The candidates can check the HP SET 2019 exam pattern for Paper I below -

Focus

General Paper (Teaching and Research Aptitude)

Total No. Of Questions

50

Total Marks

100 (2 Marks for Each Correct Attempt)

Type of Questions

MCQ

Duration

One Hour

HP SET 2019 Exam Pattern for Paper 2

The candidates can check the HP SET 2019 exam pattern for Paper II below -

Focus

Subject Chosen by Candidates

Total No. Of Questions

100

Total Marks

200 (2 Marks for Each Correct Attempt)

Type of Questions

MCQ

Duration

Two Hours

The detailed syllabus for the Paper II of HP SET can be checked in the respective syllabus section.

If you have any further query about HP SET exam pattern 2019, please check the FAQs below.

FAQs

Is it mandatory to clear Paper 1 of HP SET?
It is mandatory to clear Paper 1 & 2 of HP SET with a minimum of 40% of marks.
What is the cutoff mark for HP SET?
The candidates need to score a minimum of 40% of aggregate marks in Paper I & II of HP SET.
Can I carry question booklet after the HP SET exam?
Yes. The candidates can retain the question booklet of HP SET.

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