Avision is One of the Best Online Coaching Institute for GSET (Gujarat State Eligibility Test) Entrance Exams in India

GSET Exam is a wonderful opportunity for you to turn your dreams into reality! Get all information about online GSET syllabus, preparation guide, last date to apply, exam dates, admit card, latest exam pattern and results here. Kick start your preparation now!

GSET Overview

Aspirants looking up to make an esteemed career in the field of education can readily apply under the University of Baroda, Gujarat for Gujarat State Eligibility Test (G-SET) examination. This state level examination opens gateway to the candidates to become an Assistant Professor in universities and colleges under Gujarat Board. The exam conducted by the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara selects eligible educators and recruit them in the post of Assistant Professor, under the accreditation of UGC, New Delhi. The candidates willing to apply thus has to be an Indian citizen with valid certificates in order apply for the exam. To achieve success with desirable rank in the exam, start your preparation today with India’s best coaching class Avision Institute. Join the classes soon to get updated guidance for the exam with patterns explained according to the detailed requirement and queries of the students. 

GSET Notification

The section provides important highlights regarding the qualification rules, exam dates, and application details that are simultaneously available in the official website of the board. The updated notices provided here aims to aware the candidates of the time span they can utilize to prepare with the syllabus. To avoid pressure of securing the best score, Avision Institute provides relevant study guidance with facilities like live classes and problem solving. 



Name of Entrance Examination

Gujarat State Eligibility Test (GSET)

Conducting Body of the Entrance Examination

Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara

Application Mode 


Mode of the Entrance Examination


Medium of Instruction


Duration of exam

3 hours

Question Paper Format of GSET


Level of examination 

State Level 


Once a year

Probable Exam centers 2021

Vallabh Vidyanagar (Vadodara)

Godhra (Ahmedabad)

Junagadh (Rajkot)

Valsad (Patan)

Bhuj (Bhavnagar)


Official website 



GSET Exam pattern

The section provides the guidelines regarding the question pattern of GSET 2021 and its updated syllabus. Following the marking scheme and question pattern, the candidates are expected to prepare well as per the structure in order score better for the position of professing. 



Duration for paper I

1 hour

Duration for paper II

2 hour

Maximum marks


Total duration of exam

3 hours

Negative marking


Starting of application form

June 21, 2021

Last submission of application

July 31, 2021

Availability of hall ticket 2021

To be notified

Exam date

December 26, 2021

GSET 2021 Answer Key

Estimated January 2022

Declaration of GSET 2021 results

Estimated January 2022

As the estimated dates for the examination has been given, the candidates are expected to highly prepare with the syllabus of GSET paper 1 and 2. Avision Institute hereby provides exam-ready guidance that can provide the overview of the subject matters along with discussion of the previous papers. 

As per the Gujarat board, the syllabus of the paper 1 and paper 2 are selected by the expertise that accommodates all the important chapters from each subject matters. 

GSET syllabus 2021

Paper 1: common paper in English/ Gujarati, 50 compulsory questions carrying 100 marks.

  • Unit 1: teaching aptitude
  • Unit 2: research aptitude
  • Unit 3: comprehension
  • Unite 4: communication
  • Unit 5: mathematical reasoning
  • Unit 6: logical reasoning
  • Unit 7: data interpretation
  • Unit 8: ICT
  • Unit 9: people and environment
  • Unit 10: Higher education system

Paper 2: subject-based paper with 100 compulsory questions carrying 200 marks.

  • Mathematical Sciences (Subject Code - 01)
  • Physical Sciences (Subject Code - 02)
  • Chemical Sciences (Subject Code - 03)
  • Life Sciences (Subject Code - 04)
  • Hindi (Subject Code - 05)
  • Gujarati (Subject Code - 06)
  • Sanskrit (Subject Code - 07)
  • History (Subject Code - 08)
  • Sociology (Subject Code - 09)
  • Economics (Subject Code - 10)
  • Political Science (Subject Code - 11)
  • English (Subject Code - 12)
  • Education (Subject Code - 13)
  • Psychology(Subject Code - 14)
  • Library and Information Sciences (Subject Code - 15)
  • Law (Subject Code - 16)
  • Commerce (Subject Code - 17)
  • Management (Subject Code - 18)
  • Computer Science and Applications (Subject Code - 19)
  • Earth Sciences (Subject Code - 20)
  • Physical Education (Subject Code - 21)
  • Home Science (Subject Code - 23)
  • Social Work (Subject Code - 25)


GSET Eligibility and Cut-off

The examination board selects the cut-off percentage as a mean of their selection criteria each year. Like other state and national exams, cut-off varies according to the reservation criteria set by the government. According to the board, the candidates securing minimum cut-off marks are eligible for interview selection. However, the board only declares 6% of the candidates eligible for the award of GSET e-certification and allots the candidates for the position of the Assistant Professor as per the norms of UGC. 

Application eligibility 

  • Master’s degree or equivalent degree with the marks criteria set by UGC under recognized institute.
  • Candidates require 55% (general) and 50% (reserved category) aggregate in M.A examination.
  • PhD candidate with M.A degree is eligible with 5% relaxation in aggregate

Minimum qualifying marks

  • General 40%
  • SC/ST and other reserved 35%

Cut-off 2021


  • Paper 1: 38%,
  • Paper 2: 40%



  • Paper 1: 40%,
  • Paper 2: 45



  • Paper 1: 45%,
  • Paper 2: 50%

 The salary of the Assistant Professors are provided according to the structure set by UGC and 7th pay commission of Indian government, which amounts between Rs. 57,700 – Rs. 79,800 (approx.). 

GSET Conclusion

Candidates desiring to make a suitable rank in the examination along with securing the esteemed post of a professor in the field of academics better not delay with the preparation as the exam dates are out. Join the India’s best online coaching for GSET, Avision Institute that responsibly shapes your successful career with efficient teaching and relevant mock practices and door step guidance.

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