Himachal Pradesh SET Notification 2019 – 2020 | Eligibility, HPPSC HP SET Application Form, Exam Dates

Istaque | May 25, 2020


Name of the Board
The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC)
Advt No21/2019
Name of the Exam Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test
Job TypeHP Govt Jobs
Designation of Job
Assistant Professors Posts
Similar JobsHPPSC Jobs
Mode of Application
Selection ProcessWritten Test
Official Portal

HP SET 2019 Notification

The Online Applications are invited from eligible contenders from 10th December 2019 to 30th December 2019 (midnight). Individuals who are willing to apply for HP SET Exam 2019 Recruitment have to fill and submit the online application form through online mode only.

HPSET 2019 Eligibility Conditions

Age Limit

  • Check the official advertisement


Aspirants who have acquired a minimum of 55% marks in the Master’s Degree from institutions/ universities recognised by UGC in Computer Science & Applications, Humanities and Social Sciences.

The Scheduled Tribe (ST) of H.P. / Scheduled Caste (SC) of H.P. / Other Backward Classes BC (non – creamy layer of H.P./ and candidates with Disability (PWD) of H.P. category who have acquired a minimum 50% marks in Master’s Degree

Aspirants possessing PG Diploma (post-graduate diploma) certificate from Institute or foreign Degree/ Indian University /certificate awarded by the Foreign Institute/ Foreign University must in their interest, ascertain the equivalence of their diploma/ degree certificate with Master’s Degree of recognised universities of India from AIU (Association of Indian Universities), New Delhi.

Aspirants who are continuing Masters degree or any equivalent course shall be considered qualified for the Assistant Professor post and also the aspirants who have appeared for Masters Degree (final year) Exam, and the result is still awaited may also apply for this recruitment. However, those aspirants will be provisionally admitted and considered eligible for the Assistant Professor job in the Universities/ Colleges located in the state, only after having passed their Masters Degree exam or equivalent course with a minimum of 55% marks  (50% marks for SC/ ST /OBC (Non-creamy layer and PWD category candidates). Those aspirants should complete their PG Degree within 2 years from the SET result declaration date with a required aggregate of marks, in case failing then they shall be considered as disqualified.

PhD holders those who had been completed Master’s level exam by 19th September 1991 shall be eligible for a relaxation of 5% in aggregate marks.

HPPSC HP SET 2019 Selection Process

The officials of the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission will conduct the selection process given below to choose the eligible and capable aspirants for assistant professor posts.

  • Written Examination
  • Documents Verification

Exam Centres of HP SET Exam 2019

The written test will be conducted at the various exam centres subject to the number of applicants are listed below:

  • Shimla
  • Solan
  • Mandi
  • Dharamshala
  • Bilaspur
  • Hamirpur
  • Nahan
  • Una
  • Kullu and
  • Chamba

List of Himachal Pradesh SET Exam 2019 Subjects

The list of State Eligibility Test 2019 subjects are given below:

  • Chemical Sciences
  • English
  • Life Sciences
  • Commerce
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Music
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physical Education
  • Sociology
  • Sanskrit
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration
  • Computer Science and Applications
  • Tourism Administration and Management
  • Mass Communication and Journalism
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Education 

Online HP SET Application Process 2019

Eligible aspirants can apply for HP SET Exam 2019 through online mode only before the end date, i.e., 30th December 2019. The online application process of filling the online application form is given below for the sake of interested intenders.

How to Apply for HPPSC Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test 2019?

  • Open the official portal of the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission @ hppsc.hp.gov.in/ hppsc/ Home/ Index
  • Read the advertisement carefully before applying
  • Hit the new registration link if you are a new user
  • Note down the email ID and password
  • Now login with the same email id and password
  • Fill all the details required in the fields of the online application form
  • Upload the scanned documents
  • Continue with the payment of application fee through online mode.
  • Submit application
  • After submitting the application form, you should take a print out of the filled application form for further use.

Application Fee for HP Assistant Professor Exam 2019

  • General /EWS candidates: Rs. 700/-
  • SC candidates of H.P.: Rs.175/-
  • ST candidates of H.P.: Rs.175/-
  • Other Backward Class (Non – Creamy Layer) candidates of H.P.: Rs. 350/-
  • BPL (General BPL/ ST BPL /SC BPL) candidates of H.P.: Rs.175/-
  • PWD (General PWD/ S.T. PWD /S.C. PWD, OBC PWD) candidates of H.P.: Rs.175/-
  • EWS BPL Candidates of H.P.: Rs.175/- 

Mode of Payment for HPSET Notification

HPSET Notification Applied Candidates can pay the requisite application fee through “e-Payment” only, i.e. through Credit Card, Debit Card and Net Banking. The paid charge shall not be refunded. Payment of fees by any other mode is neither acceptable nor valid. 

  • HPSET Notification 2020 Important Dates
  • Notification release date: 10th December 2019
  • Online application starts on 10th December 2019
  • Online application ends on 30th December 2019
  • Admit card release date: July 2020
  • HPSET Exam Date: July 2020 

Documents required to appear for HPSET 2020

If you want to appear for  Himachal Pradesh State Eligibility Test 2019, then you have to attend the test centre with any one of the below-mentioned documents along with the call letter.

  • PAN Card
  • Passport
  • Aadhar Card /E-Aadhar card
  • Permanent Driving Licence
  • Bank Passbook with a photograph
  • Voter’s Card
  • Photo identity proof issued by a Gazetted Officer
  • Employee ID
  • Identity Card issued by a recognised college/ university

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the selection process for HPSET Jobs?

Ans. The HPSET selection process is written examination and document verification

Q. What is the official website of HPSET?

Ans. The official website of HPSET is http://www.hppsc.hp.gov.in/hppsc

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