The State Eligibility Test (SET) for aspiring college teachers will be held on August 14 at 50 centres in 10 places, Vice-Chancellor of Bharathiar University C. Swaminathan told a press conference here on Wednesday.

Candidates who had completed their post graduation with 55 per cent marks are eligible to apply for the examination, which offers a choice of 27 subjects. It will be held in Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchi, Salem, Tirunelveli, Chidambaram, Karaikudi, Vellore, and Puducherry.

Applications will be available from May 14 till June 14. They can be downloaded from the university's website or the website of UGC. — Staff Reporter