JKSET Syllabus 2023: Subject-wise Syllabus (Download PDF), Best Books

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JKSET Syllabus

The JKSET Syllabus for the State Eligibility Test (SET 2023) of Assistant Professor under the Jammu and Kashmir educational body has been released. The syllabus is closely based on the national-level UGC-NET exam syllabus consisting of Papers 1 and 2. While the first paper is compulsory for every applicant, there is an option to choose from available subjects for Paper 2. As it is vividly important for applicants to be well-versed with their respective syllabi, this blog article focuses on providing the latest JKSET Syllabus for Paper 1 and Paper 2, along with the best preparation books to ace the examination. 

Particulars  Relevant Details
Exam Name JKSET (Jammu and Kashmir State Eligibility Test) 2023
Exam Authority University of Jammu
Application Mode Online
Exam Frequency Once a year
Exam Mode Online
Exam Date To be Announced
Official Website https://admin.jammuuniversity.ac.in/

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JKSET Syllabus 2023

Being well-versed with the syllabus of any examination helps you to get an edge over other candidates. Therefore, it is advisable to go through the JKSET subject-wise syllabus carefully in advance and kickstart the exam preparation to be an Assistant Professor under Jammu and Kashmir education board. 

JKSET  Paper 1 Syllabus

The first section of the JKSET Syllabus requires you to prepare for the reading, quantitative and qualitative aptitude, and data interpretation. Hence, check the table below to jot down all the important topics of Paper 1 for preparation. 

Particulars Name of Sections
Reading Comprehension Reading passages and questions based on the passage. 
Communication Nature, characteristics, types, barriers and effective classroom communication
Reasoning Aptitude Number series, letter series, codes, V Relationships, classification
Logical Aptitude Understanding the structure of arguments, Evaluating and distinguishing deductive and inductive reasoning, Verbal analogies: Word analogy, Applied analogy, Verbal classification, Reasoning, Logical Diagrams, Simple diagrammatic relationship, multi-diagrammatic relationship, Venn diagram, Analytical Reasoning
Research Aptitude Research: Meaning, characteristics and types, Steps of research, Methods of research, Research Ethics, Paper, article, workshop, seminar, conference and symposium, Thesis writing: its characteristics and format.
Teaching Aptitude Teaching: Nature, objectives, characteristics and requirements, Learner’s characteristics, Factors affecting teaching, Methods of teaching, Teaching aids, and Evaluation systems.
Higher Education System Governance, Polity and Administration, Structure of the institutions for higher learning and research in India, Formal and distance education, Professional Technical and General Education, Value Education:Governance, Polity and Administration, Concept, Institutions and their Interactions.
Data Interpretation Sources, acquisition and interpretation of data, Quantitative and qualitative data, Graphical representation and mapping of data
ICT (Information and Communication Technology) Meaning, advantages, disadvantages and uses, General abbreviations and terminology, Basics of Internet and e-mailing, People and Environment, People and environment interaction, S Sources of pollution, Pollutants and their impact on human life, exploitation of natural and energy resources, Natural hazards and mitigation

JKSET Paper 2 Syllabus PDF

Unlike Paper 1, which is a compulsory paper, the JKSET Paper 2 is selective and allows you to choose from 38 distinctive subjects. Therefore, check the table below to download the subject-wise syllabus to be aligned with the latest syllabi issued by the exam authority. 

JKSET 2023 Subjects Download Syllabus PDF
Arab Culture and Islamic Studies Click Here
Arabic Click Here
Buddhist Jaina Gandhian and Peace Studies Click Here
Chemical Science Click Here
Commerce Click Here
Computer Science and Applications Click Here
Dogri Click Here
Earth Sciences Click Here
Economics Click Here
Education Click Here
Electronics Science Click Here
English Click Here
Environmental Science Click Here
Geography Click Here
Hindi Click Here
History Click Here
Home Science Click Here
Kashmiri Click Here
Law Click Here
Library and Information Science  Click Here
Life Sciences Click Here
Linguistics Click Here
Management Click Here
Mass Communication and Journalism Click Here
Mathematics Click Here
Music Click Here
Persian Click Here
Philosophy Click Here
Physical Education Click Here
Physical Sciences Click Here
Political Sciences Click Here
Psychology Click Here
Public Administration Click Here
Punjabi Click Here
Sanskrit Click Here
Social Work Click Here
Sociology Click Here
Urdu Click Here

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7+ Best Books for JKSET 2023 Preparation

Since the examination is one of the highly competitive teaching eligibility tests in India, it becomes highly important to walk on the edge and start preparing within the due course of time. Check the table below to know the best books for JKSET 2023 preparation. 

Name of JKSET 2023 Preparation Books
Management by Mohit Agarwal Indian Economy
Education Previous Years’ Papers (Solved) by Gupta Geography: Previous Years’ Paper (Solved) by R Gupta
Multiple Choice Questions in Home Science Hindi Trueman’s Ugc Net Hindi Sahitya (Hindi Literature)
Arab Culture and the Novel History Of Modern India


What is the fullform of JKSET?

The full form of JKSET is Jammu and Kashmir State Eligibility Test (SET). 

Who can apply for JKSET 2023?

Candidates who wish to apply for the post of Assistant Professor in a state-level university can apply for the JKSET 2023 examination.

Is there any negative marking scheme in JKSET 2023?

No, there is no scheme of negative marking in the JKSET 2023 examination. Candidates will only be awarded 2 positive marks for every correct answer.

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