VC JU launches web portal for online application of SET

VC JU, Prof Manoj Dhar launching web portal for online application of SET.


JAMMU: The Vice Chancellor (VC) , University of Jammu (JU), Prof Manoj Dhar on Saturday launched the web portal for the online application for the State Eligibility Test (SET) for the Assistant Professor for the Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh Union Territories (JKSET/LASET 2021-22).
The portal will start functioning from December 20 (Monday) and the candidates interested can apply for the JKSET/LASET (2021-22) in online mode.
The last date to apply for the State Eligibility Test is January 20, 2022.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof Dhar informed that the JU has been selected as the Nodal Agency for conducting the SET for Assistant Professor by the Higher Education Department of UT of J&K and has been accredited by the UGC to jointly conduct SET in 38 subjects for the UT of Jammu and Kashmir and UT of Ladakh.
Prof Pankaj Srivastava, the Member Secretary of SET informed that the JKSET/LASET 2021-22 shall be held on May 15, 2022. There will be two papers in the State Eligibility Test this year out of which the first paper is general in nature and will be compulsory for all the candidates while the second paper will be discipline specific. Both the papers will be objective type.
He further told that Public Administration has been added as a new subject from this time.
The site has been developed and designed by Ravi Kant, Sr. Programmer of the Examination Wing, University of Jammu and can be accessed from the University of Jammu website (
Among others Prof Arvind Jasrotia, Registrar, JU, Er. Anik Gupta, Director, IT, Dr. Vinay Thusoo, Incharge, Media were also present on the occasion.