GCET Counselling 2018 – The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa, will conduct GCET 2018 counselling from June 18. To participate in GCET counselling 2018, eligible candidates have to fill form A, which will be available from May 17 to 25; note that candidates seeking admission to NATA based B. Arch course have to fill form C instead. Completed forms have to be submitted in person at the Directorate of Technical Education, Porvorim. After submission, the candidate will be issued an acknowledgement card which has to be produced at the time of counselling. There will be three rounds of Goa CET counselling 2018, but an additional round may be held in case there are vacant seats left. Only those candidates who are listed on the merit list of GCET will be allowed to participate in GCET 2018 counselling. To learn the full details on GCET counselling 2018, go through the rest of the article.
GCET 2018 Counselling – Important Dates
May 8-9, 2018
Declaration of result
May 16, 2018 (Expected)
Receiving of Counselling Form (Form A)
May 17, 2018
Last date to receive counselling form
May 25, 2018
Publication of eligibility list
June 6, 2018
Last date to comply with eligibility requirements
June 8, 2018
Provisional merit list
June 13, 2018
Publication of final merit list at admission centre
June 15, 2018
Round 1 of counselling
June 18 to 22, 2018
Round 2 of counselling
July 12 to 18, 2018
Round 3 of counselling
August 9 to 13, 2018
Any additional round of counselling
Will be notified
Separate counselling forms for admission to B.Tech and B.Arch courses
Form A: This form has to be filled by candidates seeking admission to B.Tech courses
Form C: This form is for admission to NATA-based B.Arch course
GCET 2018 Counselling Procedure
The step-wise counselling process of Goa CET 2018 has been described below:
Step 1 – Fill the GCET Counselling form 2018
To fill the counselling form, the candidate has to enter details like name, GCET registration number, the category under which admission is sought, gender, marks obtained in GCET 2018. The Goa CET 2018 counselling form has to be duly filled in the candidate’s own handwriting.
Step 2 – Submission the form
After ensuring that all the details are correctly filled, the candidate must submit the GCET counselling form 2018 before the last date in person at the Directorate of Technical Education, Porvorim, Goa and other notified locations. The candidate will be handed an acknowledgement card, as proof of receipt of the counselling form. The card must be kept safe, as it has to produce at the time of counselling.
Step 3 – Attend Counselling Session in Person
Candidates who are listed in the merit list of GCET 2018 will be eligible for counselling. Such candidates have to appear in person for counselling on the scheduled date and time.
Each round of counselling of GCET 2018 will be conducted over multiple days, with candidates grouped into various categories based on their merit rank.
Step 4 – GCET 2018 Seat Allotment
The allotment of seats will be based on the merit rank of the candidate, order of seat preference, and availability of seats. Seat allotment of GCET will include mandatory document verification; only those who successfully complete will be considered for seat allotment.
After each round of GCET seat allotment, the list of provisionally allotted candidates will be posted on the official website. Information like institution, branch, category and marks of such candidates will be displayed.
Vacant and Unclaimed seats: Such seats will be moved to general category and offered in subsequent rounds of counselling.
Documents to be produced at time of GCET 2018 Counselling
Mark sheet and Pass Certificate of Class 10
Mark Sheet and Pass Certificate of Class 12th
GCET 2018 Admit Card
GCET 2018 Acknowledgement Card
School Leaving Certificate
Caste Certificate (under which admission is sought)
Certificate of Eligibility from Goa University (if the candidate belongs to a board other than Goa board)
Reporting at allotted institute
Post seat allotment, the candidate will have to report at the alloted institute with the allotment letter.