HP SET Online Application Form 2017

The much awaited HPPSC SET Exam 2017 notification is out now that we are sharing with you here. Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) has recently issued State Eligibility Test (SET) Exam 2017 notification and according to that HP SET exam will be held in May/ June 2018. All the candidates who have completed their Master’s Degree / Ph.D qualification are eligible to apply through HP SET Online Application Form 2017 via official website i.e. http://hp.gov.in/. Those who are looking for Assistant Professor Posts in various colleges / universities located in Himachal Pradesh are required to qualify the HP State Eligibility Test Exam 2017. Himachal Pradesh PSC will conduct the written examination of SET in the month of May/ June 2018 and for that eligible candidates are required to register themselves through online mode.

HP SET 2017 Exam Centers

  1. Shimla
  2. Solan
  3. Mandi
  4. Kangra

HP State Eligibility Test Exam Notification 2017

Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) invites online application forms from the eligible Male/ Female candidates who are looking for Assistant Professors posts in various colleges of HP state. HPPSC will hold the SET 20167 exam in 19 subjects whose list is provided below. Interested candidates are required to go through the given below complete HP SET Exam 2017 details so that accordingly you may apply for the examination. The last date of submission of HPPSC SET Online Application Form 2017 is 27th November 2017. Other important details of the State Eligibility Test Exam 2017 are described below that includes Eligibility Criteria- Age Limit, Educational Qualification, How to Apply, Mode of Selection, SET Exam Pattern etc.

HPPSC SET Exam Notification 2017

  • Advertisement No. 12/2017
  • Name of Govt Organization:- Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission
  • Name of Examination:- State Eligibility Test 2017
  • Name of Post:- Assistant Professors
  • Job Location:- Himachal Pradesh (HP)

HPPSC SET Exam Subjects 2017

Sr. No Name of Subject
1 Chemical Sciences
2 English
3 Life Sciences
4 Commerce
5 Economics
6 Geography
7 Hindi
8 History
9 Mathematical Sciences
10 Music
11 Physical Sciences
12 Physical Education
13 Sociology
14 Sanskrit
15 Political Science
16 Public Administration
17 Computer Science & Applications
18 Tourism Administration & Management
19 Mass Communication & Journalism

HP SET Examination 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit:-

All age group candidates are applicable to apply for HP SET 2017.

Note:- No upper age limit to apply.

Educational Qualification

Candidates who have completed their Master’s Degree or in final year/ Ph.D or its equivalent qualification are eligible to register themselves for HP State Eligibility Test Exam 2017.

HP SET Examination Fee

Those who are applying must be aware about the SET Examination Fee. Applicants are required to deposit the given below amount as HP SET Exam Fee through either mode i.e. via ‘e – Challan’ or ‘e-payment’ option.

  • For General category candidates:- Rs.700/-
  • For OBC (Non Creamy Layer) candidates:- Rs.100/-
  • For SC/ST/ PwD category candidates:- Rs.175/-

SET Exam Pattern 2017

Paper   No. of Questions Max. Marks  Duration
Paper I Total- 60, Attempt any 50 100 75minutes
Paper II  Total-  50 100 75 minutes
Paper III  Total- 75, Attempt- 50 150 150 minutes


  1. Paper I and II will be held in morning session, while Paper III will held in evening session.
  2. All three Papers will have objective questions.

How to Apply for HP SET 2017 Online Application Form

Follow the given below procedure-

  • You are required to go to the official website of HPPSC.
  • Over there, click on “HP State Eligibility Test 2017 Online Application Form”.
  • Deposit the Examination fee as mentioned above.
  • Upload the passport size Photograph and Signature (scanned copy).
  • Now, take the print out of it.

Important Dates:-

  • Last Date to apply online:- 27-November-2017

Important Links:-

HP SET Examination Official Notification 2017

HP SET 2017 Apply Online