Maharashtra SET Application Form 2020
Updated on Jan 1, 2020 - 1:44 p.m. IST by Piyush.Dixit
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Maharashtra SET Application Form 2020 - Savitribai Phule Pune University (Formerly University Of Pune) has released 36th Maharashtra SET 2020 application on January 1, 2020 at (11:00 a.m) onwards in online mode at Last date to fill the application form of Maharashtra SET 2020 is January 21, 2020 (6:00 p.m). Application fee of Maharashtra SET application form 2020 for open category is rs. 8,00 while for all other categories it is 650. Maha SET 2020 application process involves registration, uploading of scanned images of photograph and signature, details of academic qualification, choice of exam centre and fee payment. After filling the application form of Maha SET 2020 applicants will be allowed to make the necessary corrections in form between January 23 to 29, 2020. To apply for the Maharashtra SET exam, candidates must have a Master's Degree recognized by UGC, in a subject of SET. Read the complete article to know more about important documents and steps to fill Maharashtra SET Application Form 2020.

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36th Maharashtra SET 2020 exam is slated to be conducted on June 28 in pen and paper mode across 15 centres in India. Candidates who qualify for the exam will receive the certificate to apply for a teaching job.

Important Instructions regarding Maharashtra SET 2020 Application Form

  1. Candidates must fulfill the eligibility conditions as prescribed by the authority before filling the application form.

  2. Candidates are advised to fill in their subject and centre of MH SET examination correctly.

  3. Email Id and phone number should be active as all notifications will be sent to the candidate's registered email address and mobile number.

  4. Candidates who have paid Maha SET examination fee on or before last date their details will be displayed tentatively in the last week of February, 2020 on the official website.

  5. Candidates whose names are missing even after payment of fees should send evidence of payment immediately on the following email

Maharashtra SET Application Form 2020 - Overview

Name of Exam

Maharashtra SET

Short name

Maha SET

Conducting body

Savitribai Phule Pune University

Date of exam

June 28, 2020

Eligibility Required

Post Graduate

Examination Level

Maharashtra and Goa

Mode of Exam


Maharashtra SET 2020 Application Form - Important Dates



Notification of Maha SET

December 26, 2019

Commencement of online Application form

January 1, 2020 (11:00 a.m)

Last Date to Apply for Maharashtra SET

January 21, 2020 (6:00 p.m)

Online correction window for Maha SET

January 23 to 29, 2020

Maharashtra SET Admit card

June 18, 2020

Maha SET exam date

June 28, 2020

How to fill Maharashtra SET Application Form 2020

Below are the steps to fill Maharashtra SET application form:

Step 1: Registration

Step 2: Filling up online Maharashtra application form

Step 3: Upload scanned photo and signature

Step 4: Payment of application fees and

Step 5: Print Out application form of MH SET

The steps are explained below:

Step 1: Maharashtra SET 2020 Application Form - Registration

Before filling the online application form of Maharashtra SET 2020 candidates should fill registration form with details such as e-mail ID and date of birth etc. After entering all the required details, candidates can start filling up the online Maharashtra SET application form with user registration email ID and Password. The username & password will also be sent to the registered email ID.

Maharashtra SET registration window looks like this:


Step 2: Filling up Maharashtra SET Application Form 2020

Once candidates have logged in with registered email ID & password, then they can start filling up the application form for Maharashtra State Eligibility Test for Assistant Professor (SET). Candidates must fill all the information carefully as per given instructions in the online application form. After filling all the details correctly click on the ‘Submit’ button. Candidates can also preview their filled application form and update the filled in application form. After final submission, the system will generate the unique application number.

Step 3: Uploading Scanned Photograph and Signature

After filling out an online application form candidates must upload the photograph and signature with the file maximum size given below.

  • Passport size photo - 50 kb jpg or JPEG file

  • Signature - 30 kb jpg or JPEG file

Please check and confirm both images before uploading to the system.

Step 4: Payment of Maha SET Application fees

After uploading the scanned images, candidates must pay the application fees through an online payment gateway where candidates must pay the examination fee either by credit/ debit card and internet banking. Fees once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Application Fee



Fees including processing fee (in Indian Rupees)



Rs. 800


OBC/SBC/DT(A)/NT(B)/NT(C)/NT(D)(Non Creamy Layer Category only)/ SC/ST/PH/VH

Rs. 650

Step 5: Printout of online Application Form

Only after a successful transaction, candidates have to take print of application form. Printout of the online application form will be of two pages, the first page is application form and the second page is online payment transaction details.

Maharashtra SET Exam Centres 2020

Authorities have provided the information regarding exam centres in its official notification. There are 14 exam centres in Maharashtra state while one is in Goa. Their detailed description is mentioned in the table.

Maha SET 2020 Exam Centres






























Panaji (Goa)

Maharashtra SET Eligibility

  1. Candidates must have a master's degree recognized by U.G.C., in a subject of SET to become eligible to apply for MH SET 2020 application.

  2. Candidates other than SC/ST/OBC/SBC/DT(VJ)/NT/SEBC/Transgender category, who have secured at least 55% marks, are eligible for this test.

  3. OBC/SBC/DT(VJ)/NT/SEBC (belonging to non-creamy layer) and SC/ST/ PH/VH/Trans-genders/PwD category candidates who have secured at least 50% marks (without gracing or rounding off) in Master’s or equivalent Examination is eligible for this test.

  4. The candidates belonging to OBC/ DT (A)(VJ)/ NT (B,C,D)/ SBC/ SEBC must submit a valid category certificate recognized by the Govt. of Maharashtra & Goa.

  5. The Orphans & EWS candidates must submit eligibility Certificate issued by competent authority to fill application of MH SET 2020.

  6. Candidates who are studying in the first year of two years Masters Course or in the first two semesters of a four semester course of Master’s degree or studying in the fourth year of five year Integrated Masters Course are not eligible to appear for Maharashtra SET 2020.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - Maharashtra SET Application Form 2020

Question: When will the application form of Maha SET 2020 be released ?


Authorities will release Maharashtra SET application from January 1, 2020 in online mode

Question: What is the application fee for the Maharashtra 2020 application ?


The application fee for Maha SET is 800 for open categories candidates while for all others it is 650.

Question: What is the exam date of Maharashtra SET 2020 ?


Maha SET exam is slated to be conducted on June 28, 2020 in pen and paper mode.

Question: What is eligibility to apply for Maharashtra SET ?


Candidates have to secure a post-graduate degree from UGC recognized institute.

Question: How many exam centres are in the Maharashtra exam 2020 ?


There are 15 exam centres in Maharashtra SET exam

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