BU www.b-u.ac.in/set2012 Bharathiar University SET 2012 Online Application

You can find the details about Tamilnadu SET 2012 Online Application and Notification. Candidates can check the details about BU SET 2012 Eligibility, Syllabus, Subjects, Important dates and SET 2012 Online Application form.

Bharathiar University (BU) Coimbatore conducting State Eligibility Test (SET) for Lectureship on 7th October 2012. BU inviting online application form from the interested and eligible candidates. Basically this SET exam is conducted for the purpose of Lecturers vacancies at various colleges in state of Tamil Nadu. In this page you can find the complete details about new registration process, candidate login and Important instruction which help you to fill the online application for SET 2012 Exam.

Candidates can read the given instruction carefully before start to fill online application. Earlier SET 2012 online application last date was scheduled to 31st August 2012. Now Bharathiar University (BU) has been extended it to 7th September 2012. Also the filled application should reach office on or before 14th September 2012.

SET 2012 Eligibility Criteria in Tamilnadu

1) Candidates who have completed or doing PG degree course can apply.
2) Interested candidates should be secured minimum of 55% marks in their academic (Master’s Degree (or) equivalent examination). For SC/ST/PC(Physically Challenged)/VC(Visually Challenged) students minimum marks should be 50% in their academic.
3) Age Limit : No upper age limit

Tamilnadu SET 2012 Application Fee and mode of Payment

Candidates who are belongs to General Category need to pay Rs.1000/- and for OBC candidates need to pay Rs.750/-. Candidates who are belongs to SC/ST/PC(Physically Challenged)/VC(Visually Challenged) Category have to pay Rs.250/- . Exam fee should be paid through bank challan form. Candidates can download challan from www.b-u.ac.in/set2012 website. Candidates also note that once you paid the fee it will not be refunded.

TN SET 2012 Exam dates on 7th October 2012

SET 2012 Paper 1 from 9..30am to 10.45am (100 marks)
SET 2012 Paper 2 starting from 10.45am to 12 noon (100 marks)
SET 2012 Paper 3 exam held in same day afternoon session from 1.30pm to 4.00pm (150 marks)

Tamilnadu SET 2012 Cut off Marks (Minimum Required Marks) in Exam

You can find Bharathiar University SET 2012 Category wise cut marks as follows,
General : Paper 1 : 40 (40%), Paper 2 : 40 (40%), Paper 3: 75 (50%)
OBC : Paper 1 : 35 (35%), Paper 2 : 35 (35%), Paper 3: 67.5 (45%)
SC/ST/PC/VC : 35 (35%), Paper 2 : 35 (35%), Paper 3: 60 (40%)

TN SET 2012 List of Subjects:

You can check the BU State Eligibility Test 2012 list of subjects from the following list. Based the following subjects SET will be conducted.
1) Chemical Sciences
2) * Commerce
3) Computer Science & Application
4) * Economics
5) * Education
6) Electronics
7) English
8 ) * Geography
9) Hindi
10) * History
11) * Home Science
12) Journalism & Mass Communication
13) * Law
14) * Library and Information Science
15) Life Sciences
16) Management
17)Mathematical Sciences
18) * Music
19) Philosophy
20) Physical Education
21) Physical Sciences
22) * Political Sciences
23) * Psychology
24) * Public Administration
25) * Social Work
26) * Sociology
27) Tamil

Note : * Bi – Lingual Subjects

BU SET 2012 Exam Centres list:

The following list of 10 exam centres SET 2012 exam will be conducted.

  1. Chennai
  2. Coimbatore
  3. Madurai
  4. Tiruchirappally
  5. Salem
  6. Tirunelveli
  7. Chidambaram
  8. Karaikkudi
  9. Vellore
  10. Puducherry

SET 2012 Online Application Steps to fill and Submit

The following steps will help you to check and apply for Tamilnadu SET 2012 exam through online.
Step 1 : Download the challan form and fill it pay the fee at any of the following bank braches Bank of India, Indian Bank, Indian Overseas Bank.
Step 2 : Take a scanned copy of candidate passport size photo with 206 x 240 Pixel dimension (w x h) and less than 200kb, Scanned copy of Bank Challan (300kb size)
Step 3 : Logon to the www.b-u.ac.in/set2012 or http://set.b-u.ac.in/index.html website.
Step 4 : Visit the “Click here to Register SET” button if you not yet registered. If you already registered login with username and password and fill the application carefully and submit the form.
Step 5 : Take a print out of the application for further reference.

All the documents should reach “THE SECRETARY, SET2012, BHARATHIAR UNIVERSITY, COIMBATORE – 641046″ on or before 14th Sep 2012.

Important Links:

TN SET 2012 Notification

Download TN SET 2012 Bank Challan

SET 2012 Latest Announcements

BU SET 2012 Helpline phone, email

For more Information visit,

One comment

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    August 28, 2012 - 6:15 pm | Permalink

    How to check Tamilnadu SET 2012 application status in online. I have filled and submit the application form. Just want to know for confirmation whether my application reached Coimbatore office or not.