GUJCET 2018: The entrance examination of GUJCET 2018 provides admissions to all eligible candidates in the participating engineering institutes of Gujarat. GUJCET 2018 examination will be conducted tentatively in the second week of May 2018 by Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB). All examination related events such as registration, publication of admit card, conduction of examination and announcement of result will be done by GSEB. The Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC) will be the admission conducting body and will be responsible for the counselling and seat allotment process. The online application form of GUJCET 2018 will be available tentatively from the last week of March 2018. All candidates will have to satisfy the eligibility criteria of GUJCET 2018 to participate in the admission process. For admissions, the authorities will prepare a merit list based on 60% weightage on 10+2 qualifying examination marks and 40% weightage on GUJCET 2018 marks. The counselling and seat allotment process of GUJCET 2018 will be held in online mode for all qualified candidates. No admissions will be provided if the candidates have not qualified GUJCET examination. Read the full article to know more information about important dates, application process, declaration of result, allotment process and more of GUJCET 2018.
Currently there are over 112 participating engineering institutes in GUJCET 2018. The seats offered by these institutes will be available to those candidates who manage to qualify the entrance examination of GUJCET 2018.
GUJCET 2018 Quick Facts
Name of Examination
Gujarat Common Entrance Test
Also Known as
Exam Conducting Body
Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB)
Admission Conducting Body
Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC)
Category of Exam
Level of Examination
B.Tech and B.E
Duration of Course
Number of Participating Institutes
Mode of Examination
GUJCET Important Dates 2018
Important Dates (Tentative)
Official Notification of GUJCET 2018
First week of December 2017
Availability of Online Application Form
Last week of March 2018
Final Date for Submission of Filled Application Form
Third week of April 2018
Release of Admit Card
First week of May 2018
GUJCET 2018 Examination
Second week of May 2018
Publishing of Answer Key
Second week of May 2018
Result of GUJCET 2018
Fourth week of May 2018
GUJCET Counselling Session
June – July 2018
GUJCET Eligibility Criteria 2018
To be eligible for admissions, all candidates will be required to meet certain criteria which are set by the concerned authorities. Various eligibility criteria such as age, nationality, domicile, educational qualification and more has to be satisfied by the candidates. Ineligible candidates will not be allowed to participate in the admission procedure.
The candidate should be of Indian nationality.
All candidates should be bonafide residents of Gujarat. Bonafide residents of Gujarat who are residing in other states of the country will also be eligible for GUJCET 2018.
Should have qualified 10+2 (or equivalent) examination from Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, Gandhinagar/CBSE, Delhi/CISCE, New Delhi/NIOS/International School Board.
Candidates who will be completing their 10+2 (or equivalent) examination in 2018 will also be eligible for admission.
- Minimum score of 45% has to be secured by the candidates in the qualifying exam. The reserved category candidates will have to score 40% marks.
GUJCET Reservation of Seats 2018
There are certain percentage of seats reserved under GUJCET 2018 for different categories. The candidates who wish to apply for the reserved seats will be required to satisfy the reservation criteria.
Reserved Seats under GUJCET 2018
Categories under GUJCET 2018
Percentage of Seats Reserved
Scheduled Caste (SC)
Scheduled Tribe (ST)
Socially and Educationally Backward Classes, including widows and orphan of any caste
Unreserved Economically Weaker Sections
Physically Disabled Category
Children of Defense Personnel and Ex-Servicemen
GUJCET Application Form 2018
Before registering and filling the application form of GUJCET 2018, the candidates will have to pay the application fee at the designated help centres. Only after the payment is done, the User ID will be provided to the candidates which will be required during registration. The candidates will be required to provide valid information while filling the online application form. The given steps has to be followed to successfully register themselves for GUJCET 2018.
Step 1 – Obtaining User ID: The candidates will have to obtain a DD of Rs. 300 in favour of “Secretary, Gujarat Common Entrance Test Cell, Gandhinagar”. The fees has to be deposited at any of the designated help centres after which the candidate will be given their User ID.
Step 2 – Registration: Using the given User ID, the candidates will have to register themselves for GUJCET 2018.
Step 3 – Filling the Application Form: The personal, exam, school and board of the candidates will have to be filled in. All information submitted has to be according to the documents that is owned by the candidates.
Step 4 – Uploading of Documents: The photograph and signature of the candidates has to be scanned and uploaded as per the specifications required.
Step 5 – Submission of GUJCET 2018 Application Form: After reviewing all of the information submitted, the candidates will be able to submit their application form. Following the submission, the application number will be generated and sent to the registered email address of the applicant.
GUJCET Exam Centres 2018
GUJCET 2018 exam centres are the list of cities where the entrance examination will be held. The candidates will have to select their preferred choices of centres while registering themselves. The allotment of centres will be done as per the preference of the candidates.
Exam Centres of GUJCET 2018
Name of the District
Name of the Test Centre
Junagadh & Diu
Valsad & Daman, Dadranagar Haveli
How to Prepare for GUJCET 2018
GUJCET Exam Pattern 2018
The exam pattern of GUJCET 2018 will consist of information related to the mode of examination, type of questions, marking scheme and more. By checking the GUJCET 2018 exam pattern, the candidates will be able to know the details about the entrance examination.
Exam Pattern of GUJCET 2018
Duration of Examination
Type of Questions
Multiple Choice Questions (Objective)
English, Hindi and Gujarati
Number of Questions
Minimum Marks of the Examination
Marks specified for each questions by the conducting authority will be allotted.
0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer
GUJCET Syllabus 2018
The syllabus of GUJCET 2018 consists of the topics and chapters that all aspiring candidates will have to study for the examination. Most of the topics in the GUJCET 2018 syllabus will be similar to the chapters studied by the candidates for their 10+2 (or equivalent) qualifying examination. By referring to the syllabus, the candidates will be able to know which are the important topics to study and will be able to focus on their preparation.
The candidates can check the sample papers of GUJCET 2018 which will consist of previous year questions papers. By solving the GUJCET 2018 sample papers, the candidates will be able to strengthen their preparation progress as they will have an idea of how the examination pattern will be. Attempting the sample papers will also let the candidates know the type of questions which may be asked in the examination, the weightage given to each sections and will also be able to enable time efficiency.
GUJCET Admit Card 2018
GSEB will be publishing the admit card of GUJCET 2018 tentatively in the first week of May 2018. The registered candidates will be able to download the GUJCET 2018 admit card in online mode as well as obtain it through post. The admit card is an important document that must be produced at the examination centre. If the candidates are not able to bring the admit card, then he/she will not be allowed to sit for the examination. GUJCET admit card 2018 will consist of the registration number of the candidate, examination centre, timing details and more.
GUJCET Answer Key 2018
The provisional answer key of GUJCET 2018 will be released tentatively in the third week of May 2018 by the concerned authorities. The probable scores of the candidates who attempted the entrance examination can be calculated by using the released answer key. The recorded responses of the candidates can be compared to the correct answers as per the GUJCET 2018 answer key. Official marking scheme has to be followed to calculate the scores. The released answer key of GUJCET 2018 can be challenged by the candidates. The final answer key will be published after all challenges are checked by the authorities.
GUJCET Cutoff 2018
GUJCET 2018 cutoff will consist of the minimum marks that all candidates will be required to secure for admissions into the participating institutes. The concerned authorities will prepare the cutoff ranks to screen the admission process. Many factors will be considered during the determination of the cutoff. The opening and closing ranks for admissions will be available for all institutes and courses. The cutoff ranks will be different for each institute and course.
GUJCET Result 2018
The result of GUJCET 2018 will be declared by GSEB tentatively in the fourth week of May 2018. The candidates will be able to obtained the GUJCET 2018 result by using their application number or registered application name. From the declared result, the candidates will be able to obtain their subject wise obtained marks, total marks and ranking. Those candidates who manage to secure the required marks will be eligible for allotment of seats.
GUJCET Merit List 2018
GUJCET 2018 merit list will consist of the candidates who are eligible for the counselling and seat allotment process. The candidates will be able to access the merit list in online mode by submitting their User ID. A provisional merit list will be released followed by the final list. 60% weightage will be given to the candidate’s score in 10+2 (or equivalent) qualification and 40% weightage will be given to the secured score of the candidate in GUJCET 2018 while preparing the merit list. The candidates will be ranked as per their merit and will be called for the counselling session. The allotment of seats will be done as per the ranking of the candidates in the released GUJCET 2018 merit list.
GUJCET Counselling 2018
ACPC will be the responsible authority for the counselling process of GUJCET 2018. The qualified candidates will have to register themselves for the counselling session. However, before registration the candidates will have to pay the registration fee of Rs. 350 to purchase the information booklet and PIN at any designated bank branches of Kotak Mahindra Bank. The 14 digit PIN is important for the registration process. The candidates will have to fill the online application form to be registered for GUJCET 2018 counselling. All valid personal, examination and course details will have to be submitted by the candidates. Next, the candidates will have to submit the print out of the filled application form with other required documents at the nearest help centre.
After submission of the application form, the candidates will have to fill in their choices of college and course. The selection has to be as per the preference of the candidates. Option of removing, moving, adding and swapping choices will be provided to the candidates. Allotment of seats will be done as per the merit and preference of the candidates. After allotment, the selected candidates will have to pay the required tuition fees and report at the allotted institute.
GUJCET Seat Allotment 2018
Two rounds of GUJCET 2018 seat allotment will be held by ACPC. Following registrations, the candidates will have to fill their preferred options. The allotment of seats will be done according to the ranking of the candidates in the merit list, his/her preferred choices and availability of seats during GUJCET 2018 counselling. A mock round of seat allotment will be held after which the candidates will be able to make necessary changes. Those candidates who are not allotted seats in the first round will be eligible for the second round of seat allotment along with those candidates who have paid the tuition fees and opted for upgradation.
Allotted candidates will have to download their information letter along with the bank fee challan. Payment of the tuition fees has to be done. After payment, the candidates who are satisfied with their allotted seats will have to report at the allotted institute for confirmation of admission.
Admission Committee for Professional CoursesAdmission Building, Nr. Library,L. D. College of Engg. Campus,Ahmedabad 380015, INDIA
This article is written as per the previous year’s information. More information will be available here as soon as it is released officially.
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