KSET 2023 - Exam Date, Answer Key (Out), Result (Out), Cutoff, Updates

Updated By Shivangi Ahirwar on 03 May, 2024 10:39

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KSET 2023 Exam

KSET 2023 exam result was released on May 2, 2024, on the official website at cetonline.karnataka.gov.in. The KSET 2023 answer key (revised) was released on March 28, 2024, after taking into consideration the objections against the preliminary answer key. The answer key objection window was made available from January 31 to February 7, 2024. The KSET 2023 answer keys for Paper 1 and Paper 2 were officially released on January 30, 2024, by the Karnataka Examination Authority on their official website. The KSET exam 2023 was held successfully on January 13, 2024

The KSET Exam 2023 had two papers that were conducted in two shifts from 10 am to 11 am for Paper 1 and 12 pm to 2 pm for Paper 2 . There were 50 questions in Paper 1 while 100 Questions were asked in Paper 2. The Karnataka State Eligibility Test (KSET) is an eligibility test conducted by the University of Mysore to determine the eligibility of candidates for the position of Assistant Professor. Candidates aspiring to take up Assistant Professor jobs in universities or colleges located across Karnataka must clear the exam, i.e., KSET. Candidates can check all the details about the KSET 2023 exam here. 

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KSET 2023

  • Mar 28, 2024 10:00 PM: The KSET 2023 revised answer key has been released on March 28, 2024, on the official website at cetonline.karnataka.gov.in. Candidates must visit the official website to download the same.

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KSET 2023 Important Dates

KSET 2023 official dates will soon be released by the University of Mysore. The students can check the important dates for KSET 2023 updated in the table below.



Publication of Official Notification for KSET 2023

September 5, 2023

Filling out of online application form for KSET 2023 starts

September 12, 2023

Deadline to submit KSET application form 2023

October 9, 2023

Deadline to submit KSET application form 2023 with late fee of Rs. 250

October 11, 2023

Correction in KSET application form 2023 dates (if any)

December 18-19, 2023

KSET 2023 Admit Card

January 2, 2024

KSET Exam Date 2023

January 13, 2024

KSET 2023 Answer Key

January 30, 2024

KSET 2023 Results

May 2, 2024

KSET 2023 Test Centers

Here is the complete list of KSET 2023 test centres. The candidates need to choose the relevant exam centres of preference while filling the online application form.

Name of the Test Centre

Test Centre Code























The candidates can note that the nodal centres will be set up in all the respective test centres, and the details with regard to the same can be checked below.

Also ReadKSET Nodal Centers and Contact Numbers (PDF)

You can check all the details of KSET in the respective sections. You can click on any section such as Eligibility, Exam Pattern, How to Apply etc to check the relevant details.

KSET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must fit into the KSET 2023 Eligibility Criteria given below in order to appear for the KSET 2023 exam. 

  • Education Qualifications: Must be enrolled in Post Graduation course or the candidates must have completed a master's degree. 
  • 55% without rounding off- Candidates from the General category must have scored 55% in Master's Degree and Candidates from the reserved category must score a minimum 50% in Post Graduation. 
  • Relevant Subject- Candidates must appear for a similar subject as chosen in Post Graduation. 

For detailed information on this topic, read KSET Eligibility Criteria 2023

KSET 2023 Selection Process

in order to receive the KSET Certificate, it is important for the candidates to understand the KSET 2023 Selection Process. Given below is the step-wise description of the KSET Selection Process 2023

1) Written Examination: The dates for the first step of KSET selection process has still not been declared by the exam conducting body. The KSET written examination consists of two papers, Paper I and II (Both Compulsory). 

Paper I of the written examination consists of the topics related to Research Aptitude and General Teaching, whereas paper II is a subject-based paper. 

2) KSET 2023 Merit List: After Paper I and II are conducted by the exam committee, candidates will have to wait for the release of final merit list of KSET 2023 exam. Names of the selected candidates who scored more than or equal to the KSET Cutoff 2023 will appear on the KSET merit list 

KSET 2023 Cutoff

There are many factors that impacts the cutoff marks in KSET 2023. Few of the factors that determine the KSET Cutoff 2023 are given below.

  • Number of Applicants in KSET 2023 exam
  • Number of vacancies this year
  • KSET cutoff of the previous year.
  • Difficulty level of the examination. 

To download the previous year cutoff PDFs, check out KSET Cutoff 2023

KSET 2023 Result

Candidates can check KSET 2023 results from the official website of KSET- kset.uni-mysore.ac.in/results. The result can be checked by using the login credentials like Date of Birth and Roll Number. Candidates are informed that cutoff marks of this entrance examination will be released along with the KSET Result 2023

KSET Exam Pattern 2023

Candidates can refer to be pointers given below to understand the KSET Examination Pattern 2023. 

  • Stages of KSET 2023: KSET 2023 exam will be conducted in two stages. Stage 1 of the examination will consist of two papers, Paper I and II and Stage 2 consists of the KSET 2023 Merit List. 

KSET 2023 Exam Pattern: Stage 1

 Paper I and Paper II will be conducted in Pen and Paper mode. 

  • Total Marks: The total mark for KSET 2023 Paper I is 100 and Paper II is 200.
  • Marking Scheme: Two marks will be awarded for each correct answer and there is no negative marking in KSET 2023 examination.

KSET 2023 Exam Pattern: Stage 2

  • Merit List: Names of the selected candidates will be mentioned in the KSET 2023 Merit List. 
  • Cutoff Marks: The KSET 2023 cutoff marks will be declared along with the KSET final merit list 2023.

For more information related to the topic, read KSET Exam Pattern 2023.

KSET 2023 Admit Card

Candidates can download the KSET 2023 admit card from the official website- kset.uni-mysore.ac.in. Given below are the steps that can be followed in order to download the KSET Admit Card 2023

  • Visit the official website of KSET's exam conducting body- kset.uni-mysore.ac.in
  • From the home page of the website, click on the link "KSET 2023 admit card download". 
  • Enter your login credentials
  • KSET admit card will be displayed on your screen
  • Download PDF and take a printout for future use.

KSET 2023 Answer Key

The revised KSET 2023 answer key has been released. Candidates are allowed to raise objections against the provisional KSET Answer Key 2023 in a given period of time. Once the exam conducting body reviews all the objections and make changes in the answer key accordingly, the final KSET 2023 answer key is released on the official website. 

KSET 2023 Contact Details

Moulya Bhavan, University of Mysore, Manasagangothri, Mysuru - 570 006

  • Offical Website: kset.uni-mysore.ac.in
  • Help Desk Number: 9449682615
  • Help Desk Email ID: hrkset2013@gmail.com
  • Prof. R. Mahesh: KSET 2023 Co-ordinator, Contact at Toll-Free number 0821-2419-202 and 0821-2419-426

For the latest KSET 2023 notifications, stay tuned at CollegeDekho!

Important Dates

KSET (Karnataka) 2023 Important EventsDates
Exam Date 13 Jan, 2024

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FAQs about KSET (Karnataka)

My subject is not available in KSET. What is the alterantive option for me?

If your subject is not available in KSET, you will have to appear for UGC NET exam.

What is the difference between KSET and UGC NET?

UGC NET is a national-level eligibility test, and the certificate of the same is valid across the country. Whereas KSET is a state-level eligibility test, and it is applicable only for the Karanataka state. UGC NET is conducted in various subjects or papers, while KSET is conducted in limited subjects. 

I have cleared UGC NET. Is it necesary to appear for KSET?

Candidates who have cleared UGC NET are exempted from KSET. 

Is KSET certificate valid for appointment in other states?

KSET certificate is valid only for the appointment as Professor or Assistant Professor in Karnataka Universities and Colleges. If the candidates need national-level eligibility, he/ she can appear for UGC NET.

What is the validity of KSET certificate?

The validity of the KSET certificate is a lifetime. The candidates will have to obtain the KSET certificate after the announcement of results. 

When will KSET 2023 be conducted?

KSET 2023 will be conducted on January 13, 2024.

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When will KSET 2020 result will be announced?

-AnonymousUpdated on January 08, 2021 11:18 AM
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Rahul Raj, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

The KSET 2020 Result has already been announced on 21st August 2020. 

Steps to check KCET 2020 Results:-

  • Visit the KCET 2020 Official Website and navigate to the Result section i.e. www.karresults.nic.in/indexCET2020.asp
  • Enter your Registration Number and Date of Birth
  • Then click on the "Submit" button.
  • KSET 2020 Result will be displayed on the screen

Please fill out our Common Application Form (CAF) to learn more about the KSET Exam. Our admission counsellor will then contact you and provide you with all the essential information you need to know. You can also call our toll-free number 1800-572-9877 …


In KSET Electronics paper three answers given in key answer is wrong. What should I do?

-meenakshiUpdated on December 23, 2020 12:56 PM
  • 1 Answer
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

If there is a discrepancy in the answer key for KSET, you can report it to the examination authority. They will release the final answer key after cross-checking all the discrepancies. You can also check KSET Answer Key to learn how to report answer key errors.

You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach us through our IVRS Number - 1800-572-9877.


Dear madam/sir, good afternoon, when will KSET result will be announced?

-AnonymousUpdated on December 18, 2020 09:29 AM
  • 1 Answer
Rahul Raj, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

The KSET 2020 Result will be released soon by the officials of the University of Mysore. Usually, the results are released within 40-45 days after the exam. We advised you to constantly visit our KSET 2020 Exam page, as the direct link to download KSET 2020 Result will be updated here shortly.

For more information about the KSET 2020 Exam, please fill our Common Application Form (CAF). Our admission counsellor will then contact you and provide all the important information that you need to know about the KSET exam. If you have any further queries you can …


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