The Government of AP is conducting APSET exam after a long time. APSET 2012 examination will be in objective multiple choice type. There will be three papers for a total of 350 marks. Paper - I will be general in nature with questions from teaching and research aptitude. The questions may include from the topics such as reasoning, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness of the candidates. Following is the brief description of the all the question papers as per the APSET 2012 notification:
1) Paper - I : There will be 60 questions and candidates should attempt any 50 questions. Each question carry 2 marks thus making a total of 100 marks. Duration of the exam is 75 minutes. Check these model questions for clear understanding of the paper - I.
2) Paper- II: There will be 50 questions and all are compulsory. All the questions will be from the subject selected by the candidate. Each correct answer will get 2 marks. Total paper is for 100 marks. Duration is 75 minutes
3) Paper - III: There will be 75 questions and all are compulsory. Each question carry 2 marks and the total paper will be for 150 marks. Duration of the exam is 150 marks. See below table for clear understanding of the exam pattern of APSET:
There will be no negative marking. Candidates should attempt all three papers obtain minimum qualifying marks to get considered for final qualification. Following are the details of minimum qualifying marks for various categories.