GCET 2017

GCET 2017GCET 2017 - Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa has announced the revised schedule of second round of admissions for the selected candidates on July 14, while the first round of admissions were announced on June 16. GCET result 2017 was announced on May 15 and the answer key of the same was released on May 16. Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) for admissions to undergraduate engineering programme for academic year 2017-2018 was conducted on May 9 and May 10, 2017 in the offline mode. Application Form of GCET 2017 (Form A) was available for downloading and at the application reception centre of Ravindra Bhavan, Margao (For South Goa District GCET Exam Centres, including Ponda) and Directorate of Technical Education, Porvorim (For North Goa District GCET Exam Centres). The application form A of GCET 2017 could be submitted from April 3 to 8, 2017. Candidates had to either download, fill and submit the application form at the application reception centres or if they didn't want to download, then they could buy it from the reception centres. While they submitted (in person) the application form A of Goa CET 2017 at these reception centres, they also had to collect their admit card from April 3 to April 8. Admissions are offered to more than 1300 seats of Bachelor of Engineering at state engineering colleges is through Goa CET. GCET 2017 was conducted on different days in three subjects including Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates applying for Goa CET 2017 needed to fulfill the eligibility criteria as determined by DTE Goa. Candidates seeking admissions to undergraduate engineering programmes in Goa state engineering colleges through GCET 2017 can check all information about GCET 2017 including important dates, application process, eligibility, exam pattern, result, counselling as well as participating Institutes below. 

Latest: The schedule for second round of seat allotment of GCET 2017 announced on July 14, 2017

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A brief about Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) 2017

GOA CET 2017: Overview

 

Exam Name - Goa Common Entrance Test

 

Commonly known as - GCET

 

Exam Type - State Level

 

Exam Category - Undergraduate (UG)

 

Conducting authority - Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa

 

Seats - Over 1300

 

Participating Institutes - State Engineering Colleges

What's new in GCET 2017?

  • Application Fee has been increased from Rs. 1500 to Rs. 1800

  • Late fee for application fee has been increased from Rs. 1000 to Rs. 1500

GCET Counselling & Seat Allotment 2017 

 

The second round of seat allotment of GCET 2017 for admissions has been announced on July 14, 2017. The first round of seat allotment for GCET 2017 has been announced on June 16, 2017. Candidates qualifying Goa CET 2017 had to submit counselling application form i.e. Form B for participating in admission process. As of now, the counselling has to be conducted in 2 rounds - Round I and Round II from June 16-23, July 14-20 respectively and an additional round on August 10 respectively. An extra round of counselling and a special round (to fill the vacant seats) may also be conducted, but it will be notified later. The exam conducting authority will be allotting seats to the qualifying candidates on the basis of various factors including eligibility, qualifying marks etc. The candidates participating in counselling of GCET 2017 need to carry photocopies of required documents for verification at the counselling venue. The exam conducting authority will be notifying counselling schedule for date and timings as per the merit list only. The merit list of GCET 2017 has been announced after eligibility list was published by DTE Goa on June 6. Candidates need to stay updated once they have submitted counselling form for GCET 2017. Moreover, the admissions committee handled queries related to eligibility list on June 6 before publishing provisional list for GCET 2017 admissions on June 13. 

 

To know more, click on GCET Seat Allotment 2017

 

GCET Result 2017

 

DTE Goa has announced the result of GCET 2017 in online mode on May 15, 2017. Candidates qualifying Goa CET 2017 will be shortlisted for admissions to undergraduate engineering programmes across the participating institutes of GCET 2017. GCET result 2017 will be available in pdf format only. The result of GCET 2017 will carry names, marks scored obtained by the examinees.

 

To know more, click on GCET Result 2017 

 

GCET Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

DTE Goa will be determining eligibility criteria of GCET 2017 for admissions to UG engineering programmes. Candidates can check the eligibility criteria for GCET 2017 including academic qualification and age limit as mentioned below -

 

GCET 2017 eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed in 10+2 standard qualifying examination from Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education or equivalent state level or national level board of Education

  • Candidates must have studied Physics, English and Mathematics as main subjects and  Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Computer Science/Biology as optional subject

  • General category candidates must have obtained at least 45% aggregate marks in Physics, Mathematics and optional subject

  • Moreover, reserved category candidates i.e. SC/ST/OBC need to score at least 40% aggregate marks in Physics, Mathematics and additional subject of 10+2 qualifying examination

To know more, click on GCET Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

GCET Application Form 2017

 

 The application form of GCET 2017 is over now. The GCET application form was available for downloading or for buying at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao (For South Goa District GCET Exam Centres, including Ponda) and Directorate of Technical Education, Porvorim (For North Goa District GCET Exam Centres). The application form can be submitted and admit card collected from April 3 to 8 from 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm. Candidates have to either download the application form A, fill it and take its print out for submission (in person) at the application reception centres mentioned above. In both the cases, Goa CET 2017 application form A has to be submitted personally at the application reception centres only. The last date for application submission with late fee of Rs. 1,500 was April 28. The candidates should not forget to collect Form B/B2 along with the acknowledgement card at the time of submission of GCET 2017 application form A. 

  1. Click on ‘Download’ to obtain application form of Goa CET 2017

  2. Candidates need to get print copy of GCET application form 2017 on A4 size paper

  3. Read instructions before filling up the application form of GCET 2017

  4. Affix recent passport size photograph at the space provided on application form of GCET 2017

  5. Fill the application form with the details required. 
  6. Candidates need to submit the application form of GCET 2017 by enclosing in an envelope along with Demand Draft on the official address as mentioned below –

    Chairman,
    Admission Committee,
    Directorate of Technical Education,
    Porvorim, Goa 403521

Candidates need to remit the application fee of GCET 2017 i.e. INR 1800 through a Demand Draft of any scheduled bank along with 3 identical photographs as notified. The DD should be drawn in favour of ‘Director of Technical Education’ to be payable at Panaji- Goa, India.

 

To know more, click on GCET Application Form 2017

 

GCET Important Dates 2017

 

The exam conducting authority has announced exam dates of GCET 2017 on November 23, 2017. The official prospectus of GCET 2017 has available from March 21, 2017. Candidates can check here scheduled list of events for GCET 2017 as mentioned in table below

 

GCET 2017 Important Dates

Events of Goa CET 2017

Important Dates*

Notification

November 23, 2016

Official prospectus availability

March 21, 2017

Application begins (Form A)

March 21, 2017

Application submission deadline 

April 3 to 8, 2017

Issuing of admit card 

From April 3 to 8, 2017

Last date of application submission (with late fee of Rs. 1500) with collecting admit card 

April 28, 2017

Goa Common Entrance Test 2017

May 9 and May 10 2017

GCET Answer Key 2017

May 16, 2017

Results announcement

May 15, 2017

Application for admission/counselling (Form B/B1/)

May 18, 2017

Last date of submitting Form B/B1

May 26, 2017

Eligibility list publishes

June 6, 2017

Last date of holding queries regarding eligibility

June 8, 2017

Provisional merit list at the admission centre 

June 13, 2017

Final Merit List at the admission centre  

June 15, 2017

Admission/ Counselling Round 1

June 16 to 23, 2017

Admission/ Counselling Round 2

July 14 to 20, 2017

Additional Round of admission/counselling

August 10, 2017

To know more, click on GCET Important Dates 2017

 

GCET Exam Pattern 2017

 

DTE Goa conducts GCET 2017 on different days for the three subjects - Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Physics and Chemistry was conducted from 10 am to 12 pm and 2 pm to 4 pm on May 9, while the paper for Mathematics was held from 10 am to 12 pm on May 10. Each paper of GCET 2017 carries 75 objective type questions. There are four options for each question, of which only one option shall be correct. For each question, one mark is allotted, while there is no negative marking in case of wrong asnwers. The exam conducting body conducted GCET 2017 in a time duration of 120 minutes (or 2 hours) for each paper of GCET 2017. Candidates can know all about test pattern of GCET 2017 from the table below -

 

GCET 2017 Test pattern

Modalities of Goa CET 2017

Details

Exam Mode

Pen/Pencil - Paper based test

Test Papers

Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

Exam Dates

May 9, 2017 for Physics and Chemistry

May 10, 2017 for Mathematics

Exam Timings

10:00 am to 12:00 pm for Physics

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm for Chemistry

10:00 am to 12:00 pm for Mathematics

Exam Duration

Two hours for each test paper

Total Questions

225 questions - 75 for each paper

Total Marks

75 marks for each paper

Negative Marking

No negative marking in case of wrong attempts

To know more click on  GCET Exam Pattern 2017

 

GCET Exam Centres 2017

 

DTE Goa was conducted GCET 2017 in as many as 15 test centres at various locations in Goa. Candidates were allotted exam centre as per their code entered in the application form of GCET 2017. Candidates needed to reach the allotted test centre at least an hour before the scheduled time as mentioned on GCET 2017 admit card. Candidates can check the list of GCET 2017 exam centres from the table below -

 

GCET 2017 Test centres

S.No.

Exam Centre

Centre Code

Address

1.

Tiswadi Cujira (Bambolim)

10

Dhempe Higher Secondary School of Arts & Science

2.

Panaji

11

Goa College of Pharmacy

3.

Verna

12

Fr. Agnel Multipurpose Hr. Secondary School

4.

Navelim

13

Rosary College/Higher Secondary School of Arts & Commerce

5.

Vasco

14

Deep Vihar High School

6.

Mapusa

15

Purushottam Walawalkar Higher Secondary School

7.

Ponda 1

16

A. J. De Almeida High School

8.

Ponda (Farmagudi)

17

G. V. Ms. Smt. N. J. Aguiar Higher Secondary School

9.

Bicholim

18

Narayan Zantye College of Commerce

10.

Curchorem

19

Smt. Chandrabhaga T. Naik Higher Secondary School

11.

Porvorim

20

Vidya Prabodhini Higher Secondary School

12.

Assagao

21

DM’s PVS Sarojini M. Kushe Higher Secondary School

13.

Sanquelim

22

Govt. Higher Secondary School

14.

Cuncolim

23

Maria Bambina Higher Secondary School

15.

Dharbandora

24

BBSS, Vishweshwar Shankar Laad Higher Secondary School

 

Note: The exam conducting authority will be publishing additional exam centres list (if required). Moreover, no request to change test centre will be entertained once the admit cards of GCET 2017 are issued to candidates. 

 

To know more click on GCET Exam Centres 2017

 

GCET Participating Institutes 2017

 

DTE Goa has conducted GCET 2017 for admissions to 1292 seats of B.E programme offered at technical institutions of Goa. Candidates can check here list of participating colleges of GCET 2017 as mentioned below -

  1. Goa Engineering College, Farmagudi

  2. Padre Conceicao College of Engineering

  3. Shree Rayeshwar Institute of Engg. & Info Tech.

  4. Don Bosco College of Engineering

  5. Agnel Institute of Technology and Design

To know more click on GCET Participating Institutes 2017

 

GCET Syllabus 2017

 

Careers360 brings here GCET 2017 syllabus for the convenience of candidates appearing in GCET 2017. The syllabus of GCET 2017 covers all topics of each subject of Goa CET 2017. Candidates can go through the syllabus of GCET 2017 for each test paper as provided below-

 

Syllabus of GCET 2017

Test paper of GCET 2017

Important Topics

Physics

  • Electrostatics

  • Current electricity

  • Magnetic effects of current and magnetism

  • Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents

  • Electromagnetic waves

  • Optics

  • Dual nature of matter and radiation

  • Atoms and nuclei

  • Electronic devices

  • Communication systems

Mathematics

  • Relations and functions

  • Algebra

  • Calculus

  • Vectors and three-dimensional geometry

  • Linear programming

  • Probability

Chemistry

  • Solid state

  • Solutions

  • Electrochemistry

  • Chemical kinetics

  • Surface chemistry

  • General principles and processes of isolation of elements

  • P-block elements

  • d and f block elements

  • Coordination compounds

  • Haloalkanes and haloarenes

  • Alcohols, phenols and ethers

  • Aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids

  • Organic compounds containing nitrogen

  • Biomolecules

  • Polymers

  • Chemistry in everyday life

To know more click on GCET Syllabus 2017

 

GCET Admit Card 2017

 

DTE Goa had issued the admit card of GCET 2017 at the notified application reception centre from April 3 to April 8, which is also the date of application submission. The admit card of GCET 2017 could be collected from the application reception centres at the time of application submission on the same day candidates submit their application form. The candidates were issued ‘Photo Admit Card’ only after they have submitted application form along with Demand Draft, 3 identical photographs, and other required documents. The candidates submitting application form of GCET 2017 after last date of application need to pay late fee of Rs. 1500 and, the admission committee then issued admit card on the spot to such candidates till April 28, 2017. 

 

To know more, click on GCET Admit Card 2017

 

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