HP SET Result

HP SET Result Released, HPPSC State Eligibility Test Cut Off, Answer Key

HP SET Result 2019: Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission has released the HP SET result through online mode. The result is now available in the form of a merit list as PDF consisting of a list of roll number qualified in the subjects. Candidates will have to visit the official website and check for the HP SET result link in the result section to view their result. The HP SET result has been released for the exam conducted on July 14, 2019. However, the HP SET answer keys are already released and with the release of the HP SET 2019 result the list of qualified candidates is clear. Go through the article to find all the details on HPSET result 2019.

The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) announced the HP SET Result 2019 on 22nd November 2019. The HP State Eligibility Test Result 2019 disclosed online at the official site. All the candidates who are eagerly waiting for the HPPSC SET Result 2019 can check the HPPSC State Eligibility Test Result 2019, HPPSC State Eligibility Test Cut Off Marks 2019 and HPPSC State Eligibility Test Merit List 2019 by referring to this page without fail.

HP SET Result 2019: Details Information

HP SET Result 2019 | Check HPPSC State Eligibility Test Cut Off, Merit List
Organization Name Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC)
Post Name Assistant Professor(s)
Name of Exam HP State Eligibility Test (HP SET)
Exam Date 14th July 2019
Results Release Date 22nd November 2019 
Category Sarkari Result
Job Location Himachal Pradesh
Official Site hppsc.hp.gov.in

How To Download HP SET Result 2019

Are you facing a problem to download HPPSC SET Result 2019. Here are the steps to check the HP SET Result 2019. Follow these steps carefully to download the HPPSC SET Result 2019.

Steps To Download Himachal Pradesh SET Result 2019

  1. Initially move to the official website of HPPSC @ hppsc.hp.gov.in
  2. Home page of HPPSC appears on the screen.
  3. On the left side of the Home page, you can see the “Results Tab”.
  4. Click on the Result Tab.
  5. Search for the link related to HPPSC SET Result 2019 and click on that link.
  6. Enter the details of the candidate such as registration number, password, and date of birth then press on the submit button.
  7. Check the HPPSC SET Result 2019 of the candidate.
  8. Download the HP SET Result 2019 successfully.
  9. Take two copies of the printout for further references without fail.

To Download HP SET Result 2019 – Click Here (Available Now)

Direct Link to Check HP SET Answer Key & Objections>> Paper I | Paper II

HP SET Exam 2019: Important Date

There are 2 papers in HPSET, namely Paper I and II. First one is from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM, and second one is from 2 PM to 4 PM on assigned exam date. Check complete schedule below.

HP SET 2019 Important Dates
Issuance of notification for HP SET 2018-2019 21 Dec 2018
Last date to apply online at hppsc.hp.gov.in 10 Jan 2019
Download admit card 02 Jul 2019
HP SET 2019 Exam Date 14 Jul 2019
Publication of answer keys 18 Jul 2019
Declaration of result 22 Nov 2019

HP SET Exam Pattern 2

HP SET Exam Pattern 2019

(mark answers in OMR sheet)

Types of questions: Multiple Choice

No negative marking

Session Timings Paper No. of Qs Marks
First 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM I 50 100
Second 2 PM to 4 PM II 100 200


Paper I is of general nature. It has questions to test teaching/research aptitude of the candidate. they are on reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking and general awareness.

Paper II covers entire syllabi of erstwhile Paper II and III (including electives without options).

Syllabus is same as that of UGC NET. Candidates can download syllabus from hppsc.hp.gov.in or from links given below.

  • General Paper on Teaching & Research Aptitude
  • Chemical Science
  • Commerce
  • Computer Science and Applications
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English
  • Geography
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Life science
  • Mass communication and Journalism
  • Maths
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education
  • Physical sciences
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Sanskrit
  • Sociology
  • Tourism Administration & Management

Using OMR Sheet

Candidates get Carbonless OMR Answer Sheets to mark answers. They must submit original OMR sheet (upper part of pink colour) of Paper I as well as Paper II to Invigilator(s) before leaving exam hall. However one can take away question paper as well as duplicate (Carbonless copy of green colour) OMR Sheet once exam gets over.

List Of Subjects

  1. Chemical Sciences
  2. English
  3. Life Sciences
  4. Commerce
  5. Economics
  6. Geography
  7. Hindi
  8. History
  9. Mathematical Sciences
  10. Music
  11. Physical Sciences
  12. Physical Education
  13. Sociology
  14. Sanskrit
  15. Political Science
  16. Public Administration
  17. Computer Science and Applications
  18. Tourism Administration and Management
  19. Mass Communication and Journalism
  20. Philosophy
  21. Psychology
  22. Education

Provisions for physically disabled candidates

  • Such candidates who have physical disability, including visually handicapped candidates, more than 40%, they are eligible to access these provisions.
  • They will get 20 minutes compensatory time for Paper I and 40 minutes for Paper II.
  • If he/she is not in a position to write in own handwriting, then he/she can avail services of scribe. For this, they have to make a prior request at least 7 days before exam, in writing to concerned Centre Superintendent. Others will not get scribe.
  • Such candidates who avail scribe facility can either opt for own scribe, or request for one from Centre Superintendent at least 7 days before exam. In such cases, they can meet scribe one day prior to test to verify whether scribe is suitable or not.
  • On the other hand, those who get their own scribe have to present scribe along with certificate of educational qualifications, to Centre Superintendent, at least a day prior to exam.
  • Test booklets with braille are not available for visually impaired candidates.

HP SET Exam Centres 2019

The exam will be held at various exam centres in Himachal Pradesh. All centres shall be in cities namely Shimla, Solan, Mandi, Dharamshala, Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Nahan, Una, Kullu and Chamba.

Details Mentioned on HP SET 2019 Result – Merit List

The HP SET result is released as PDF comprising the category wise and subject wise result. The list of roll numbers of the qualified candidates will be listed in the document and candidates can check for their roll numbers here.

HP SET Cutoff 2019

Candidates will be included based on the HP SET cutoff 2019. The HP SET cutoff is the minimum marks which the candidates must score in order to qualify for the next stage. However, only clearing the HP SET qualifying cutoff will not be sufficient for the final selection, as only a certain percentage of candidates will be considered based on the merit. This means that the candidate with the lowest score in the merit list is considered as the HP SET cutoff.  A lot of factors are involved to decide the cutoff score and to prepare the merit list. The officials can release the final cutoff at the time of result. Once announced we will be updating you on that.

Document Verification After HP SET Result 2019

  1. Once you find your roll number in the merit list, then it’s time for you to get ready with the required documents for verification.
  2. Candidates will have to carry all the required documents with the photocopies for verification at the center.
  3. After checking for your eligibility, and verifying the documents, HPPSC will issue the SET qualified certificate.

HP SET Result 2019

As per result of HP SET 2019, candidates are declared qualified for recruitment of Assistant Professor in Himachal Pradesh. In order to create list of such candidates, HPPSC first evaluates marks as per final answer key. Then it checks how many candidates have minimum qualifying marks. Among them, top 6% candidates are declared as qualified.

Minimum qualifying marks:- Candidates must obtain minimum qualifying marks in order to be considered further.

General 40%
Reserved categories 35%

Number of candidates to qualify HP SET shall be equal to 6% of the appearing candidates who appear in both the papers. However, if there is a tie in least qualifying cut off marks in any subject, then all candidates who have same marks will qualify; in this case the total number will exceed 6%.

Once result State Eligibility Test of Himachal Pradesh is out, candidates who qualify as per it will have to bring photocopies of documents in order to allow HPPSC to determine their eligibility. Documents regarding testimonials of following are required:-

  • Matriculation
  • Post Graduation
  • Category


Only bonafide residents of Himachal Pradesh will get benefit of reservation.

Such candidates who belong to reserved categories, but are from other states, will get SET Certificates only if they get marks equal to or more than cut off of General Category candidates.

Candidates who are SC of HP, ST of HP, OBC NCL of HP, PWD of HP, and BPL of HP are also eligible for fee concession (for exam). They must ensure that they have certificate of respective category that is on parental lineage issued by the competent authority. Candidates need not send relevant documents at time of filling up application form, however they need to show them later. Therefore one should ensure eligibility for category before claiming reservation.

Help Line

HPPSC has a working facilitation counter in order to help candidates. Candidates can get guidance and answers to their queries regarding form filling, and other aspects from there. Contact details of the helpdesk are as follows.

Telephone Nos. 0177- 2629738, 2624313 and 1800-180-8004 (Toll Free). Candidates can contact at these numbers on working days between 10 AM to 5 PM.