JKSET Syllabus 2024: Subject-wise Syllabus (Download PDF), Best Books

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JKSET Syllabus

The JKSET Syllabus for the State Eligibility Test (SET 2024) 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 NameJKSET (Jammu and Kashmir State Eligibility Test) 2024
Exam AuthorityUniversity of Jammu
Application ModeOnline
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Exam ModeOnline
Exam DateTo be Announced
Official Websitehttps://admin.jammuuniversity.ac.in/

JKSET Syllabus 2024

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. 

ParticularsName of Sections
Reading ComprehensionReading passages and questions based on the passage. 
CommunicationNature, characteristics, types, barriers and effective classroom communication
Reasoning AptitudeNumber series, letter series, codes, V Relationships, classification
Logical AptitudeUnderstanding 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 AptitudeResearch: 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 AptitudeTeaching: Nature, objectives, characteristics and requirements, Learner’s characteristics, Factors affecting teaching, Methods of teaching, Teaching aids, and Evaluation systems.
Higher Education SystemGovernance, 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 InterpretationSources, 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

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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 2024 SubjectsDownload Syllabus PDF
Arab Culture and Islamic StudiesClick Here
ArabicClick Here
Buddhist Jaina Gandhian and Peace StudiesClick Here
Chemical ScienceClick Here
CommerceClick Here
Computer Science and ApplicationsClick Here
DogriClick Here
Earth SciencesClick Here
EconomicsClick Here
EducationClick Here
Electronics ScienceClick Here
EnglishClick Here
Environmental ScienceClick Here
GeographyClick Here
HindiClick Here
HistoryClick Here
Home ScienceClick Here
KashmiriClick Here
LawClick Here
Library and Information Science Click Here
Life SciencesClick Here
LinguisticsClick Here
ManagementClick Here
Mass Communication and JournalismClick Here
MathematicsClick Here
MusicClick Here
PersianClick Here
PhilosophyClick Here
Physical EducationClick Here
Physical SciencesClick Here
Political SciencesClick Here
PsychologyClick Here
Public AdministrationClick Here
PunjabiClick Here
SanskritClick Here
Social WorkClick Here
SociologyClick Here
UrduClick Here

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7+ Best Books for JKSET 2024 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 2024 preparation. 

Name of JKSET 2024 Preparation Books
Management by Mohit AgarwalIndian Economy
Education Previous Years’ Papers (Solved) by GuptaGeography: Previous Years’ Paper (Solved) by R Gupta
Multiple Choice Questions in Home ScienceHindi Trueman’s Ugc Net Hindi Sahitya (Hindi Literature)
Arab Culture and the NovelHistory 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 2024?

Candidates who wish to apply for the post of Assistant Professor in a state-level university can apply for the JKSET 2024 examination.

Is there any negative marking scheme in JKSET 2024?

No, there is no scheme of negative marking in the JKSET 2024 examination. Candidates will only be awarded 2 positive marks for every correct answer.

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