JKSET Previous Year Cut-off

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JKSET previous year cut-off

JKSET’s Previous Year Cut-off: The University of Jammu conducts the State Entrance Examination (SET) for the recruitment of Assistant Professors and Lecturers in the universities of J&K. The JKSET exam is conducted once a year. The selection process for this post is through the entrance examination (Paper 1 and Paper 2) and the counselling process. The selection is done through the cut-off list and the candidates who clear the examination with the required cut-off are eligible for the post.

In preparation for the examination, candidates might consider JKSET’s previous year’s cut-off to have an idea about the selection process. In this blog, we have provided JKSET’s previous year’s cut-off, its analysis and how it is determined.

Exam Particulars Details
Exam Name Jammu & Kashmir State Eligibility Test
Conducting Body University of Jammu
Exam Level State-Level
Duration 3 Hours
Language Vernacular and English
Website http://www.jammuuniversity.ac.in/

Also Read: SET Exam 2023: Exam Syllabus, Eligibility & Important Dates 

JKSET Previous Year Cut-off: Important Dates

JKSET was last conducted in 2018. Refer to the table below to know the schedule of the previous year and the current year:


Particulars Dates
JKSET Result July 16, 2018
JKSET Cut-off NA
JKSET Counseling NA


Particulars Dates
JKSET Result To be Notified
JKSET Cut-off To be Notified
JKSET  Counseling To be Notified

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JKSET Previous Year Cut-off: Subject-Wise List

Refer to the table below for Category wise (General, OBC, SC, ST and PWD) JKSET’s previous year’s cut-off:

JKSET Previous Year Cut-off: General & OBC

Here is the JKSLET cutoff for candidates from the general category and OBC category.

Subjects General  OBC
Chemical Sciences 214 196
Earth Science 222 188
Life Science 216 204
Mathematics 204 198
Physical Science 208 190
Arab Culture 258 250
Arabic 262 258
Buddhist Studies 220 NA
Commerce 214 194
Computers 218 190
Dogri 232 NA
Economics 236 222
Education 204 194
Electronics 202 198
English 240 212
Environmental Science 236 230
Geography 222 218
Hindi 256 244
History 230 218
Home Science 210 208
Kashmiri NA NA
Law 222 198
Library Science 238 228
Management 202 178
Mass Communication 234 NA
Music 252 NA
Persian 240 208
Philosophy 256 172
Physical Education 206 194
Political Science 214 196
Psychology 226 220
Punjabi 226 176
Sanskrit 228 182
Social Work 226 182
Sociology 224 212
Urdu 212 194

JKSET Previous Year Cut-off: SC & ST

The cutoff for SC and ST candidates in various subjects in the previous JKSET Exam is given below. 

Subjects SC ST
Chemical Sciences 176 178
Earth Science 186 188
Life Science 184 186
Mathematics NA NA
Physical Science 184 184
Arab Culture NA 164
Arabic 190 232
Buddhist Studies 204 178
Commerce 188 186
Computers 188 174
Dogri 218 NA
Economics 214 206
Education 186 182
Electronics 156 NA
English 192 198
Environmental Science 222 200
Geography 198 210
Hindi 238 236
History 192 194
Home Science 186 186
Kashmiri NA NA
Law 170 198
Library Science 228 228
Management 176 172
Mass Communication NA 146
Music 176 NA
Persian 192 202
Philosophy 170 NA
Physical Education 186 184
Political Science 186 196
Psychology 182 200
Punjabi 160 NA
Sanskrit 158 NA
Social Work NA 160
Sociology 192 190
Urdu 184 190

JKSET Previous Year Cut-off: PwD Category

The cutoff for PwD category candidates in the previous JKSET exam is mentioned in the table below. 

Subjects PWD
Chemical Sciences 156
Earth Science 164
Life Science 186
Mathematics NA
Physical Science 172
Arab Culture 218
Arabic 212
Buddhist Studies NA
Commerce 160
Computers 182
Dogri NA
Economics 222
Education 196
Electronics NA
English 186
Environmental Science 200
Geography 214
Hindi 184
History 194
Home Science NA
Kashmiri NA
Law NA
Library Science 216
Management 158
Mass Communication NA
Music 206
Persian 202
Philosophy NA
Physical Education NA
Political Science 188
Psychology 216
Punjabi NA
Sanskrit NA
Social Work NA
Sociology 194
Urdu 194

How To Check JKSET Cut-off 2023?

JKSET Cut-off is released by the universities and the official body of examination. To check the JKSET Cut-off 2023, follow the below-mentioned steps:

  1. Visit the official website i.e. Official Website
  2. Find “Result” on the home page and click on that.
  3. Login using your registered credentials. Find the link for JKSET Result 2023. Click on that.
  4. You will be redirected to the cut-off list. Download the list for your future reference. 

Factors Affecting JKSET Cut Off

JSKET Cut-off is determined to select candidates for the posts of Assistant professors and Lecturers. The cut-off may be estimated based on different factors like;

The difficulty level of the exam determines the cut-off for the results. If the exam for which the candidate is appearing is difficult, the qualifying cut-off set for the results might be less.

Another factor determining the cut-off marks is the number of candidates who are appearing for the exam. There is a proportional relationship between the cut-off and the candidates appearing for the exam. If the candidates are high, then the cut-off will be higher and vice-versa. 

According to the reservation policy, the cut-off marks are generally decided less than for the general category. The general category cut-off is slightly high if there are reserved seats for certain categories. 

Another factor is the vacancies available for the post. There is an indirect relationship between the vacancies available and cut-off marks. If the vacancies available are more than the cut-off marks will be high. 


What are the factors that determine the JKSET cut-off?

The factors that determine the JKSET cut-off is vacancies available, category-wise reservation, the difficulty of the exam and several candidates appearing for the exam.

Who is eligible for the JKSET exam?

The candidates who are applying for the JKSET exam should have at least a master’s degree from a recognised university with 55% for the General category and 50% for the reserved category.

Who released the JKSET Cut-off?

The cut-off list of JKSET is determined by the different universities and colleges in Jammu and Kashmir. 

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