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HSEE Exam 2021 - Check HSEE Dates, Application Form, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result and More Details Here at hsee.iitm.ac.in

Geetha Nishad | Updated: Jan 11, 2021, 11:34 IST

HSEE Exam 2021 -  IIT Madras will release the HSEE Exam 2021 Application Form on February 1, 2021, at hsee.iitm.ac.in and the last for registration and submitting the HSEE Exam 2021 application form is March 15, 2021. Registered candidates can download the HSEE Exam 2021 Admit Card from May 12, 2021, by using their login credentials. The HSEE Exam 2021 entrance examination will be conducted on June 13, 2021. The exam held for admission in 52 seats in 5 year integrated MA program in development studies and English studies stream. Candidates who have passed/appearing in 10+2 and similar examination can look for HSEE 2020. And more details about HSEE 2020 read this article below.

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HSEE Exam 2021 - Check HSEE Dates, Application Form, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result and More Details Here at hsee.iitm.ac.in

HSEE Exam 2021 - Check HSEE Dates, Application Form, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result and More Details Here at hsee.iitm.ac.in

HSEE Exam 2021 - Application

New Update: HSEE Exam 2021 - IIT Madras will release the HSEE Exam 2021 application form on February 1, 2021, at hsee.iitm.ac.in. The last for registration and submitting the HSEE Exam 2021 application form is March 15, 2021. Registered candidates can download the HSEE Exam 2021 admit card from May 12, 2021, by using their login credentials. The HSEE Exam 2021 entrance examination will be conducted on June 13, 2021. Candidates can check the result of HSEE Exam 2021 on June 28, 2021, in online mode. The five-year integrated MA programme offers MA Development Studies and MA English programme through HSEE. Each programme offers 26 seats; thereby making a total intake capacity of 52 seats. Candidates seeking admission to the mentioned programmes will be required to sit for the examination. On passing the HSEE exam and bagging a position in the HSEE Exam 2021 merit list, candidates will be required to attend the HSEE counselling procedure for HSEE Exam 2021 admission. The HSEE exam takes place in around 16 states and/or cities of India, thus making it a national-level examination which invites candidates from all over India. To know more about HSEE Exam 2021 admission procedure, important dates, steps to fill HSEE application form, the announcement of HSEE Exam 2021 result, etc., candidates can read further below.

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HSEE Exam 2021 Overview

HSEE Exam 2021 - Particulars HSEE Exam 2021 - Details

Examination Name

Humanities and Social Sciences Entrance Examination

Conducting body

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Abbreviated Name

HSEE

Examination level

National

Examination type

Undergraduate

Examination mode

Partly (Online and Offline)

Programmes offered

Integrated M.A in Development Studies and Integrated M.A in English Studies

Seats offered

52 (26 seats each)

HSEE Exam 2021 - Important Dates

HSEE Exam 2021 - Events

HSEE Exam 2021 - Dates

Release of the official brochure

December 28, 2021

Online registration begins

February 1, 2021

Last date for payment for online payment mode for HSEE Exam 2021 registration

March 15, 2021

HSEE Exam 2021 registration last date for payment for offline payment mode

March 16, 2021

HSEE Application status online window

March 31 to April 30, 2021

Release of HSEE Exam 2021 admit card

May 12, 2021

Conduct of HSEE Exam 2021 exam

June 13, 2021

Declaration of the HSEE result

June 28, 2021

Download of the offer letter by selected candidates

June 30, 2021

Past Update

What are the HSEE important dates 2020?

HSEE is held at the national level to fill 52 M.A seats. In both the courses, the Indian Institute of Technology offers 26 seats each. Candidates can check all the dates for HSEE 2020 from the table below.

HSEE 2020 Events 

Important dates

HSEE 2020 Registration starts 

11 Dec 2019

Last date to submit HSEE 2020 application by paying fee online

22 Jan 2020

Last date to submit application form by paying fee challan

23 Jan 2020

HSEE 2020 Application Status check from

17 Feb to 6 Mar 2020

Last date for OBC-NCL candidates to upload online a scanned

copy of the OBC-NCL-Undertaking

13 May 2020

HSEE 2020 Admit Card

18 Mar to 19 Apr 2020

HSEE 2020 Exam

19 Apr 2020

HSEE 2020 Result

15 May 2020

HSEE 2020 Offer Letter issue 

16 May 2020

Details about HSEE Eligibility Criteria-2020 

  • Aspirants applying for HSEE 2020 must fulfill any one of the following Qualifying Examination. 
  • The final examination of the 10+2 system, conducted by a Central/State Board recognized by the Association of Indian Universities.
  • Intermediate or two-year Pre-University exam conducted by a Board or University recognized by the Association of Indian Universities.
  • Final exam of the two-year course of the Joint Services Wing of the National Defense Academy.  
  • Senior Secondary School Exam conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects.  
  • Any Public School, Board/University examination in India or a foreign country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities. H.S.C. vocational examination.
  • Class 12 skill courses of CBSE.  
  • General Certificate Education (G.C.E.)(London, Cambridge/Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.
  •  High School Certificate Exam of the Cambridge University/International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva.
  • Age Limit: Students whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1994, are Qualify for HSEE 2020. However, in the case of SC/ST and PwD Students, the upper age limit is relaxed by five years that are candidates belonging to SC/ST and PwD and born on or after October 01, 1989, are eligible. 
  • NOTE: Applicants who have completed Class XII (or equivalent) exam outside India or from a Board not specified above should produce a certificate from the Association of Indian Universities that says the exam they have passed is equivalent to the Class XII examination.

HSEE Application Form-2020 

IIT Madras invites the online applications for HSEE 2020. HSEE Application Form releases in 2nd week of December 2019. Students who wish to take admission to the master program offered by the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) of the Institute must register themselves before the last date of submission. HSEE Admit Card issued after the successful completion of the Application procedure. Completed application has to be submitted online only. Students applying for HSEE 2020 advised keeping their Application Status in check from the official site. ( Detailed information about HSEE Application Form 2020 Check Here)

What are the Documents to be submitted with HSEE application form 2020?

  • Students Scanned Copy of the photograph and signature.
  • Class 10 certificate as scanned Copy.
  • Class 12 certificates as scanned Copy.
  • Category certificate scanned Copy for GEN-EWS-Undertaking / OBC-NCL-Undertaking / SC / ST candidates.
  • Scanned Copy of the PwD / Dyslexia / Scribe certificate (if applicable).

HSEE Application Fee-2020 

The HSEE 2020 application fee is as follows:

  • SC / ST / PwD-Rs.1200
  • Others-Rs. 2400

Mode Of Payment

  • Net Banking
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Indian Bank Challan.

What are the HSEE Syllabus 2020? 

For Part I 

  • English (25% marks of Part I), Analytical & Quantitative Ability (25% marks of Part I), General Studies (in four sub-parts; 50% marks of Part I). 

For Part II 

  • Essay writing.

HSEE Syllabus PART I

  • English and Comprehension skill: This Part tests the Student's ability to understand and use standard English, and to appreciate literary language. Questions are related to the following areas. 
  • Reading skills: Students will be required to read the given passage(s) that aim(s) to test their comprehension skills and answer the comprehension questions.(This section tests candidates reading comprehension skills of a given passage.) 
  • Grammar: This section examines the applicant's knowledge of English grammar, including sentence structure and usage, the use of tenses, verb patterns, articles, and active and passive constructions, etc. 
  • Vocabulary: This part is a test of vocabulary and the ability to understand meaning, structure, and collocation of words. 
  • Analytical and Quantitative Ability: This part tests the candidate's analytical skills and quantitative abilities. Questions are related to the following sections: Numbers, Algebra, Highest Common Factor (HCF) and Lowest Common Multiple (LCM), Calendar, Basic Statistics – Average, Ratio and Proportion, Profit and Loss, Percentages, Simple and Compound Interest, Work and time, Discount, Age sums, linear equations, elementary trigonometry. Data interpretation, Analytical reasoning, Logical reasoning, Brainteasers, and Patterns.
  • General Studies: This part includes the following topics

Indian Economy

Indian Society and Culture

World Affairs

Environment & Ecology.

HSEE Syllabus-PART II 

  • This section for Essay writing in Part II based on current affairs and general knowledge. And Essay should build an argument, demonstrate a clear perspective, and be substantiated with examples, wherever possible.

HSEE Exam Centers-2020 

The candidate has to give two choices for the exam center. Every attempt will make to allow the center of their first choice. In extreme cases, the candidate may allot the center/city of his/her second choice. The entrance examination will conduct in the following 16 cities below.

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad
  • Indore
  • Jammu
  • Kochi
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi
  • Patna 
  • Thiruvananthapuram.

What are the HSEE Exam Pattern 2020?

Parts: The exam has two-part, I and II

Exam Duration: The exam duration is of 3 hours. Students get 2 hours and 30 minutes to attempt Part I and 30 minutes for Part 2.

  • Students with more than 40% disability physical disability get 40 minutes 1 hour extra.

Language: The HSEE Question Paper provided in the English language.

How to Download the HSEE Admit Card 2020?

  • HSEE 2020 Admit Card provided by IIT, Madras, after the completed Application Form. Candidates can download their HSEE 2020 Admit Card from the official website hsee.iitm.ac.in using their Email ID/Login ID and Password. 
  • The HSEE Admit card bears the name, photograph, date of birth, address, and category of the candidate along with the name and the address of the examination center allotted. HSEE Admit card is an important document, and no candidates are permitted to write the examination without a valid admit card.
  • The admit card should present to the invigilators for verification. Impersonation of any kind is strictly prohibited. The candidate’s identity verified in respect of his/her details on the admit card and the center verification record.
  • In case of any correction, Students must inform the Chairman, HSEE 2020, immediately by phone/email/fax. 

How to Check the HSEE Result 2020?

  • HSEE Result is declared by (IIT) Madras. Candidates can check their HSEE Result 2020 from the official site hsee.iitm. In using their Registered Email -ID/Login ID and Password. 
  • HSEE Results 2020 displayed as Scores/Ranks. Expected release for HSEE 2020 Results in the 3rd week of May 2020. A standard rank list prepared for those who score at least 50% in HSEE 2020 and Separate rank lists arranged corresponding to OBC-NCL, SC, ST, and PwD categories. Students scoring higher aggregate marks receive a better rank.

Details of HSEE Regrading & Re-totaling 

There are no criteria for Re totaling/Re-Evaluation for both Parts I and II. It is now shown to any applicant once submitted and shall not consider for Regrading and Re-totalling. The answer scripts cannot show to anyone except the evaluators.

How to Know the HSEE Merit List 2020? 

HSEE Merit List prepared based on marks obtained by candidates in HSEE 2020. Candidates who qualify the examination with meeting the Cut-off are added in the Merit List and are considered eligible for proceeding with the Admission. 

How to Check the HSEE Cut off 2020? 

Applicants need to score at least 50% marks to qualify for the exam. However, separate Rank Lists prepared for OBC-NCL, SC, ST, and PWD.  

  • Students belonging to the OBC-NCL category must score at least 45% to be in the OBC-NCL rank list. 
  • Applicants belonging to SC and ST categories must score at least 25% to be in their respective rank lists. 
  • Students to be in the PwD rank list must score at least 25% in aggregate. Separate PwD rank lists will be prepared corresponding to OBC-NCL, SC and ST categories.

Details about HSEE Seat Reservation-2020 

HSEE Reservation Criteria for Reserved Category Candidates mentioned in the table below. 

Category

Reservation

Other Backward Classes belonging to Non-Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL)

27%

Scheduled Caste (SC)

15%

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

7.5%

Persons with Disabilities (PwD)

5%

Official Website http://hsee.iitm.ac.in/

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Exams 2021 - FAQ

1. Who conducts the HSEE 2021 exam?  

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras conducts HSEE 2021.

2. How many HSEE exam centres are allotted?  

There 16 exam centres allotted for the national level examination of HSEE.

3. What if i find an error in my name in my HSEE admit card?  

If found any discrepancy, candidates can inform the Chairman, HSEE-2020, immediately by phone/email/fax.

4. Can I change my allotted HSEE 2021 exam centre?  

No. Once the HSEE exam centre is allotted by the conducting body, candidates cannot put a request to get it changed.

5. What is the weightage of HSEE question paper 2021?  

The Part I of HSEE question paper consists of English (which carries 25% marks of the Part I), Analytical and Quantitative Ability (25% of Part I), and General Studies (in four sub-parts; 50% marks of Part 1). Part II involves essay writing.


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