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State Level Eligibility Test in Tamil Nadu

Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu)

Bharathiar University holds
State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) for recruitment of Lecturers in Universities and Colleges in Tamil Nadu


(i) Only those candidates who have completed/ are pursuing a UGC specified PG degree are eligible to appear in SLET.

(ii) Candidates who have secured at least 55% marks (without grace or rounding off) in Master's Degree (or) equivalent examination are eligible (50% for candidates belonging to SCs/STs/PH/Blind categories)


(iii) Candidates who have appeared (or) would be appearing at the qualifying examination may also apply         

(iv) Ph.D. degree holder whose Master's level examination was com­pleted by Sept. 19,1991 are eligible for relaxation of 5% of marks from 55% to 50% to appear in SLET

Candidates have to appear in the subject of their Postgraduation only. However, those candidates, whose Postgraduation subject is not covered in the list of subjects may appear in a related subject

Exemptions from appearing in the NET examination are allowed for certain categories of candidates

Scheme of the Test:

Paper - I carrying a total of 100 marks, is primarily designed to test reasoning ability, comprehension and divergent thinking

Paper - II
carrying a total of 100 marks, consists of short questions on the subject selected by the candidates. These two papers each consist of a Test booklet containing 50 objective type questions

Paper - III
carries a total of 200  Marks, and consists of only descriptive questions from the syllabus of the subject selected by the candidates


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