State Level Eligibility Test 2023 – Submit your Application

State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) OR State Eligibility Test (SET), 2023

The last Date to Apply is – 07/01/2023.

SLET as commonly known as SET is an examination conducted by the SLET Commission of Assam in the North-East Region. The main reason behind this exam is to list eligible candidates to be appointed as an Asst. Professor in the same league as National Eligibility Test (NET) organized by University Grants Commission (UGC).

SLET Commission Assam has recently released the official notification of the State Level Eligibility Test 2023. Interested and eligible candidates may submit their applications online.

State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) 2023

Date of exam – 19th March 2023 (Sunday)

Type of exam – State-level eligibility test for Assistant Professor

Mode of application – Online mode

Mode of exam – Offline mode

No. of question papers – 2 papers

Exam duration – 03 Hours

Maximum marks – 300 marks

State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) consists of two papers. All two papers will have only objective-type questions of the following forms:

  1. Multiple Choice
  2. Matching
  3. Assertion and Reasoning
  4. True and False


  • Paper-I
  • Paper-II


  • 100
  • 200

Number of Questions

  • 50
  • 100


  • 1 Hour ( 10.00 A.M. to 11.00 A.M.)
  • 2 Hours (11.30 A.M. to 1. 30 P.M.)

Paper – I shall be of the general subject, intended to assess the teaching/ research aptitude of the candidate. It will primarily be designed to test the reasoning ability, comprehension, divergent thinking, and general awareness of the candidate.

Paper – II shall consist of 100 objective-type questions based on the subject. Each question will carry 2 marks. There will be no negative marking. The compensatory time provided to the visually impaired candidates and PWD candidates with writing disabilities in Paper-I is 20 minutes. Accordingly, there is a provision of 20 minutes of compensatory time in Paper – II.

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Eligibility Criteria of the SLET Exam

  • Age Limit

There is no age limit to appear in the SLET Exam. Candidates who qualify in the Test are eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor within the jurisdiction of the Member-States of this SLET Commission.

  • Educational Qualification

Candidates must have secured at least 55% marks (without rounding off) in a Master’s Degree or equivalent examination from universities/institutions recognized by UGC in case of General/Unreserved/General-EWS candidates.

However, the scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Person with Disability (PWD) Category, and the Other Backward Classes (OBC) belonging to the non-creamy layer who have secured at least 50% marks (without rounding off) in Master degree or equivalent examination are eligible to appear in the Test.

Candidates who have appeared or will be appearing at the final qualifying Master’s degree (final year) examination and the result is still awaited or candidates whose qualifying examination has been delayed may also apply for this Test.

Required Application Fees Structure

Category Fees
UR Rs. 1200/-
OBC-NCL Rs. 1050/-
EWS Rs. 1050/-
SC/ST Rs. 1000/-
PWD Rs. 800/-


Test Centre Codes for the SLET Examination 2022

Name of Centres Centre Code
Gauhati University 01
Dibrugarh University 02
Tezpur University 03
Assam University 04
Manipur University 05
Rajiv Gandhi Central University, Arunachal 06
Tripura University 07
Sikkim (Nar Bahadur Bhandari Degree College) 08
Mizoram University 09


Important Site-Links of State-Level Eligibility Test 2022
SLET Application Form Click Here
SLET Notification Click Here
Information Brochure Click Here
Download Attestation Click Here
SLET Syllabus Click Here
Official Website Click Here


Important Dates of State-Level Eligibility Test 2023
  • Starting date for the online application submission is –15/11/2022
  • The last date for the online application submission is – 07/01/2023

Thank you for reading this State Eligibility Test 2023 notification, so you may submit it online. In case you have any queries, feel free to ask in the comments section down below.

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