MP SET Syllabus 2020: The syllabus of the Madhya Pradesh State Eligibility Test (MPSET) exam is published online by the Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission. MP SET Syllabus 2020 is available for download from the official website i.e. mppsc.nic.in as per schedule. It contains all the important topics/subjects from which the question paper is prepared by the conducting body. Applicants must download the MP SET syllabus before starting preparations for the exam. We provide here the complete details of the MP SET Syllabus for the convenience of our readers. Read on to know more about the syllabus and get download links for MP SET Syllabus 2020.
MP SET Syllabus 2020
There are two papers in the MP SET 2020 exam. The first paper is general and common for all candidates. The second paper is subject-specific and can be selected as per the preference of the candidate. There are 19 subjects to select from in the second paper. The MP SET Syllabus consists of the indicative topics and subject areas from which the question paper is set for the exam. The complete syllabus is released by the Commission on the official website. Candidates can go to mppsc.nic.in to download the MP SET Syllabus which is released as downloadable pdf files. For the convenience of candidates, the direct download links of individual subjects and papers of MP SET 2020 is given here.
MP SET Syllabus 2020 Paper-1
Paper-1 of MP SET 2020 is based on General Awareness & Teaching and Research Aptitude. The papers consists of 50 MCQ type questions carrying 02 marks each. There Paper-1 carries a total of 100 marks. The indicative syllabus of Paper-1 is provided below.
I. Teaching Aptitude
- Learner’s characteristics
- Factors affecting teaching
- Methods of teaching
- Teaching aids
- Evaluation systems
II. Research Aptitude
- Steps of research
- Methods of research
- Research ethics
- Paper, article, workshop, seminar, conference and symposium
- Thesis writing
III. Reading Comprehension
- Questions asked from a passage
- Effective classroom communication
V. Reasoning (Including Mathematical)
- Number series
- Letter series
VI. Logical Reasoning
- Understanding the structure of arguments
- Evaluating the distinguishing deductive and inductive reasoning
- Verbal analogies; Word analogy – Applied analogy
- Verbal classification
- Reasoning Logical Diagrams
- Venn diagram
- Analytical reasoning
VII. Data Interpretation
- Sources, acquisition and interpretation of data
- Quantitative and qualitative data
- Graphical representation and mapping of data
VIII. Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
- ICT: meaning, advantages, disadvantages and uses
- General abbreviations and terminology
- Basics of internet and e-mailing
IX. People and Environment
- People and environment interaction
- Sources of population
- Pollutants and their impact on human life, exploitation of natural and energy resources
- Natural hazards and mitigation
X. Higher Education System: Governance, Polity and Administration
- Structure of the institution 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
Click here to download MP SET Syllabus 2020 of Paper-1
MP SET Syllabus 2020 Paper-2
MP SET Syllabus of Paper-2 is based on individual subjects. The syllabus of each paper is therefore subject specific. The Commission therefore releases the detailed subject-wise syllabus at the official website. There are 19 subjects in all. Check out the subject specific links to download MP SET Syllabus 2020 for Paper-2 below.
|5||Chemical Sciences||Click here|
|8||Defence & Strategic Studies||Click here|
|9||Life Sciences||Click here|
|11||Home Science||Click here|
|13||Mathematical Sciences||Click here|
|15||Political Science||Click here|
|17||Physical Science||Click here|
MP SET 2020 Preparation Tips
It is important that candidates pay importance to strategic preparations for MP SET 2020 to score good marks in the exam. Not only study books and guidebooks and the importance of practice and self study is equal. Candidates must have a clear idea of what they are supposed to study by referring to the MP SET Syllabus 2020. Here are some basic preparation tips for candidates to follow to score above average marks in the MP SET 2020 exam.
#1: Download the MP SET Syllabus from the direct links provided in this article. Chalk out a study plan as per the syllabus. Ensure that your study plan covers the entire MP SET syllabus well before time. Allocate study hours to each topic and subtopic (sections). Make sure that you persist in achieving your study targets consistently every day.
#2: Acquire good learning resources to enhance the outcomes of the study plan. Refer to previous year papers, mock tests, solved papers, guide books, question banks as much as possible. Simply referring to textbooks is just not sufficient to crack any competitive exam. Ensure that the learning resources are based on the MP SET Syllabus 2020.
#3: Solve previous year papers to get an idea of the exam pattern and weightage of marks. Previous year papers can also help to ensure that the candidates are well versed with the questions that were repeated during the past few years, Therefore, when such questions re repeated in the upcoming exam, candidates can easily answer them with confidence.
#4: Solve mock tests to get an idea of how the exam feels in real. It can also help you manage time efficiently if one attempts to solve mock tests within the stipulated duration of the exam. Set a timer as per the duration of each paper and solve the mock tests before the time runs out.
#5: Focus on clearing the basic concepts from all subjects. Take short notes from fundamental concepts and also note down important points to remember or learn. Use these short notes for last-minute preparation and revisions before the exam.
Suggested Books and Guides for MP SET 2020 Preparation
There are too many books and guides available in the commercial markets when it comes to selecting the finest and most useful preparatory guides. While acquiring learning resources is important, at the same time, the learning resources should be useful. As such, we suggest the following important books for candidates to follow to prepare for the exam. Please note that this list is non-exhaustive and candidates can also refer to any other resources of their preference.
|MP Assistant Professor|
Exam General Studies paper
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|NTA UGC NET/SET/JRF – Paper 1:|
Teaching and Research Aptitude by Pearson
|KVS Madaan||Click Here to Buy|
|NTA UGC NET / SET / JRF –|
Paper 1 Teaching and Research Aptitude
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Disclaimer: Information in this page is updated as per the previous iteration of the MP SET exam. Follow this page to get the latest updates as notified by the Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission.
About MP SET
The Madhya Pradesh State Eligibility Test is conducted buy the Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission. It is a yearly exam conducted to qualify candidates for recruitment in to the post of Assistant Professor in the State. MP SET exam consist of 02 papers. Applicants who qualify by securing the minimum marks are awarded the MP SET certificate. Those holding the certificate are eligible to apply for recruitment into posts of Assistant Professor in various Universities/Colleges of Madhya Pradesh.