GCET 2021 - Exam Date (Postponed), Registration, Notification, Admit Card, Syllabus
GCET 2021 - Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Goa has postponed GCET exam date 2021 to mid-June. Candidates will be able to access the application form of GCET 2021 in May. GCET will be conducted as a pen and paper based test and the candidates will have to answer the objective questions to qualify for the allotment process. The result of GCET 2021 will be declared in online mode as a pdf and the scores secured in each subject will be made available. Allotment of seats will be done during GCET 2021 counselling on the basis of the candidate’s merit, preference and availability of seats. GCET 2021 will be held for admissions into the participating colleges of the state. For details about application process, eligibility, exam pattern, counselling and more, read the full article on GCET 2021.
Latest: GCET 2021 exam date postponed to mid of June.
Overview of GCET 2021
Goa Common Entrance Test
Also Known As
Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Goa
Mode of Exam
Pen and Paper Based (Offline)
2 Hours (per paper)
Mode of Application
Number of Seats
Purpose of Exam
To provide B.Tech admissions into the participating institutes of the state
GCET Important Dates 2021
Candidates are advised to check the important dates of GCET 2021 to know the timeline of the various events of the examination and admission process. By being updated with the timeline, the candidates will have less chances of missing out on any events. Since the current session dates have not been announced, the candidates can check the tentative timeline from the table given below.
GCET 2021 Important Dates
Important Dates (Tentative)
Release of application form
Final date to submit the application form
To be notified
Availability of admit card
To be notified
Mid June 2021
Release of answer key
To be notified
Declaration of result
To be notified
Filling and submission of counselling form (FORM A)
To be notified
GCET Eligibility Criteria 2021
There are certain conditions and requirements which the candidates will have to meet to be eligible for admissions into the participating institutes of the state. These conditions will constitute the eligibility criteria of GCET 2021. If the candidates are found to be ineligible, then they will be disqualified from the admission process.
Nationality: Should be of Indian nationality. However, Non Resident Indians (NRIs), PIO and OCI candidates will also be eligible for admissions if they meet the other required criteria.
Age Limit: There is no age limit for GCET 2021.
Academic Qualification: Should have qualified 10+2 (or equivalent) examination from Goa Board or CBSE or any other equivalent board. The candidates should have also studied Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with any one of the following – Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Computer Science/Biology. Those who have passed Diploma in Engineering and Technology will also be eligible for GCET 2021.
Marks Required: General category candidates should have secured minimum 45% marks. For SC/ST/OBC candidates, the minimum marks to be scored is 40%.
GCET Reservation Criteria 2021
Scheduled Caste (SC)
Scheduled Tribe (ST)
Other Backward Classes (OBC)
Freedom Fighter (FF)
Central & State Personnel (CSP)
GN (Grandparent/Parent from Goa)
Up to 5%
On the supernumerary basis for AICTE courses
To check detailed distribution of seats according to categories - Click here.
Candidates will be able to access the application form of GCET 2021 in both online and offline mode. To participate in the examination and admission process, the candidates will have to submit the application form before the final date. Before filling out the application form, the candidates are advised to check the detailed eligibility criteria.
Steps to fill Online GCET 2021 Application Form
Registration: Firstly, the candidates will have to visit the official website of GCET 2021. Click on the registration link. Candidates will have to provide their email ID and password to register for GCET 2021. A verification link will be sent to the registered email address of the candidates.
Filling of Form: Next, the candidates will have to fill out the application form with their personal, academic and contact details. The scanned photograph and signature of the candidate as per the specifications mentioned by the authorities also has to be uploaded. The preferred exam centre has to be selected by the candidates.
Payment of Fee: The required fee has to be paid by the candidates in online mode (net banking/credit card/debit card).
Print out of Form: Finally, the application form has to be printed out and kept for future reference.
Procedure to fill Offline GCET Application Form 2021
To submit the application form in offline mode, the candidates will first have to download it from the official website. The downloaded form has to be filled out with the required personal, educational and contact details. Photograph and signature also has to be affixed at the designated spots. The form has to be submitted at CAD section, DTE, Porvorim with a fee of Rs.3500 (in the form of demand draft).
GCET Exam Centres 2021
The list of cities where the entrance examination will be conducted will be available through the exam centres of GCET 2021. While filling out the application form, the candidates will have to select their preferred exam city. Allotment of the exam centre will be done as per the candidate’s preference and availability.
GCET 2021 Exam Centres
Tiswadi Cujira (Bambolim)
Dhempe Higher Secondary School of Arts & Science
Goa College of Pharmacy
Fr. Agnel Multipurpose Hr. Secondary School
Rosary College/Higher Secondary School of Arts & Commerce
Deep Vihar High School
Purushottam Walawalkar Higher Secondary School
A. J. De Almeida High School
G. V. Ms. Smt. N. J. Aguiar Higher Secondary School
Shantadurga High School
Govt. Polytechnic, Curchorem
Vidya Prabodhini Higher Secondary School
DM’s PVS Sarojini M. Kushe Higher Secondary School
Govt. Higher Secondary School
Maria Bambina Higher Secondary School
BBSS, Vishweshwar Shankar Laad Higher Secondary School
GCET Exam Pattern 2021
Candidates are advised to check the exam pattern of GCET 2021 before commencing their preparation process. By knowing the exam pattern in detail, the candidates will be able to understand how the entrance examination will be conducted. Information such as duration, mode, type of questions and more will be available through the exam pattern.
GCET 2021 Exam Pattern
Pen and Paper Based Test
2 hours for each paper
Type of Questions
Multiple Choice Questions
One mark will be allotted for every correct answer
No marks will be deducted for wrong answers
GCET Syllabus 2021
Along with the exam pattern, the candidates are also advised to check the syllabus of GCET 2021. Details regarding the subjects and topics which have to be studied for the upcoming entrance examination will be given in the syllabus. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics will be included in the syllabus. By following the syllabus, the candidates will be able to plan their preparation strategy as per the units to be studied.
GCET 2021 Syllabus
Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
Magnetic effects of current and magnetism
Dual nature of matter and radiation
Atoms and nuclei
Relations and functions
Vectors and three-dimensional geometry
General principles and processes of isolation of elements
d and f block elements
Haloalkanes and haloarenes
Alcohols, phenols and ethers
Aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids
Organic compounds containing nitrogen
Chemistry in everyday life
GCET Admit Card 2021
Registered candidates will be able to access the admit card of GCET 2021 in online mode. To download the admit card, the candidates will have to log in using their required credentials. Details regarding the allotted exam centre, date, time and more will be made available in GCET 2021 admit card. Before downloading the admit card, the candidates are advised to check all the details. In case of any discrepancies, the candidates will have to contact the authorities.
GCET Answer Key 2021
After the conclusion of the entrance examination, the authorities will release the answer key of GCET 2021. Candidates will be able to check the answer key in pdf. The correct answers to all of the questions asked in the entrance examination will be available in the GCET 2021 answer key. Using the answer key, the candidates will be able to calculate their probable scores before the official result is announced.
GCET Result 2021
The authorities will release the result of GCET 2021 in online mode for all qualified candidates. The result will be released in pdf. The subject wise scores will be released through the result. Candidates will be able to check their scores after finding their roll number in the pdf. Individual score-card will not be released.
GCET Cutoff 2021
DTE Goa will announce the category-wise cutoff of GCET 2021 in online mode. Separate cutoff will be released in online mode. The minimum scores required for higher chances of admission into the institutes will be released through the cutoff. Various factors will be considered for the preparation for the cutoff such as total number of the candidates, difficulty level of the exam, previous years’ cutoff trends and total number of available seats.
GCET Merit List 2021
Candidates will be able to access the GCET 2021 merit list after the official results are declared. The merit list will be prepared based on the performance of candidates in the entrance examination. The provisional merit list will be released first in pdf and a final list will be available later. The merit ranks and candidate details will be available in the merit list of GCET 2021.
GCET Counselling 2021
To register for counselling of GCET 2021, the candidates will have to fill and submit FORM A at Ravindra Bhavan, Margoa or DTE office in Porvorim. Those candidates who are listed in the merit list will be allowed to participate in the counselling. Three rounds of counselling will be held by the authorities. Allotment of candidates will be done on the basis of their scores, preferences and availability of seats.
Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Goa
Opp Education Department,
Bardez, Goa 403521
This article is prepared as per the last year’s information. Updated details will be available here as soon as it is released by the authorities.
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