HPCET M.Tech 2019: The admission authority of Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HIMTU) will be conducting admission of candidates to M.Tech programmes. University will conduct HPCET M.Tech entrance examination in an offline mode on June 8. Admission to participating institute of HPCET for M.Tech 2019 will be through two medium: HPCET M.Tech entrance examination 2019 and through GATE score. Candidates applying through valid GATE 2019 score will be exempted from appearing in entrance examination and can directly appear in counselling of HPCET M.Tech. The application form of HPCET 2019 will be available from second week of March until fourth week of April. Candidates applying for admission through entrance examination will have to meet the eligibility criteria of HPCET M.Tech Examination 2019 as set by the University. Candidates not meeting the eligibility criteria will not be considered for admission. Successfully qualified candidates will be invited to attend counselling of HPCET M.Tech 2019 which will start from third week of June. Candidates will be allotted seats on the basis of preferred choices entered, rank secured in entrance examination and availability of seats. GATE 2019 qualified candidates will be given preference during seat allotment and if seats remain vacant then candidates applying through HPCET M.Tech 2019 entrance examination will be allotted seats. Candidates can go through this article for detailed information regarding important dates, eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern, syllabus, result and counselling.
Latest: HPCET M.Tech 2019 examination will be conducted on June 8
HPCET M.Tech 2019 - Overview
Name of the Entrance Exam
Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET) M.Tech
Commonly Known As
Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HIMTU)
Number of M.Tech Courses Offered
5 M.Tech Courses
Type of Admission
Level of Admission
Channel of Admission
HPCET, GATE and B.E./B.Tech Scores
HPCET M.Tech Important Dates 2019
Candidates can refer to important dates of HPCET M.Tech 2019 to keep themselves updated with the important event from examination and admission point of view. With the help of HPCET M.Tech important dates 2019, candidates can keep themselves ready in advance for the upcoming event.
HPCET M.Tech 2019 Important Dates
Commencement of HPCET M.Tech Application Form
Second Week of March, 2019
Last Date to Submit Application Form
Fourth Week of April, 2019
HPCET M.Tech Admit Card
First Week of May, 2019
HPCET M.Tech Entrance Examination
June 8, 2019 [Announced]
Release of Answer Key of HPCET M.Tech
To be notified
Declaration of HPCET M.Tech Result 2019
To be notified
HPCET M.Tech Counselling 2019
To be notified
HPCET M.Tech Eligibility Criteria 2019
The admission authority has set some standards which a candidate must meet in order to be eligible for getting admission through HPCET M.Tech entrance examination. Candidates must satisfy the eligibility criteria of HPCET M.Tech 2019 which if unmet will lead to disqualification of candidates. Candidates must meet following HPCET M.Tech eligibility criteria 2019 as listed below:
Candidates applying must have qualified B.E/B.Tech from a recognized University or Institute
Candidates must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in qualifying examination and 45% marks for reserved categories
For admission, there is no such age limit which must be met by the candidate
GATE 2019 qualified candidates will not be required to attempt HPCET M.Tech entrance examination. Such candidates will be eligible to get direct admission during counselling process
HPCET M.Tech Exam Centres 2019
Candidates will be required to choose preferred exam centres of HPCET M.Tech 2019 where they wish to take up the examination. With the help of HPCET M.Tech 2019 exam centres, candidates will have an option to select a maximum of three HPCET M.Tech exam centres 2019.
HPCET M.Tech Application Form 2019
The admission authority will release the application form of HPCET M.Tech 2019 in an online mode tentatively from second week of March. Candidates will be able to fill HPCET M.Tech 2019 application form until the fourth week of April. Candidates needs to register first and then proceed with entering details such as personal, academic and contact details in HPCET M.Tech application form 2019. Candidates can refer to steps mentioned below while filling up the application form of HPCET M.Tech.
STEP 1 - Registration
STEP 2 - Filling HPCET M.Tech Application Form
STEP 3 - Upload Documents
STEP 4 - Payment of Application Fees
STEP 5 - Review & Submit the Application Form
STEP 6 - Printout the Application Form
STEP 7 - Submission of Application Form
STEP 1 - Registration: Candidates will have to register first by providing their name, username, date of birth, valid email address and mobile number. After registration is complete, a unique form number will be generated which must be used for all future references.
STEP 2 - Filling HPCET M.Tech Application Form: Candidates will be required to log-in to their account by entering username, password, application form number and date of birth. And, thereafter fill required details in the HPCET M.Tech application form 2019. Candidates will have to provide personal information along with course of choice, branch, exam centre and academic details in this section.
STEP 3 - Upload Documents: Candidates will have to upload required documents such as photograph (max 50 kb size in JPEG/JPG format) and signature (max 30 kb size in JPEG/JPG format)
STEP 4 - Payment of Application Fees: Candidates will then be redirected to payment gateway for payment of application fees. Candidates will have to pay Rs. 1550/- (general category candidates) and Rs. 1400/- (SC/ST/BPL category candidates). Payment of application fees can be done either through online mode (Credit/Debit card or Net Banking) or through offline mode (using PNB e-challan).
STEP 5 - Review & Submit the Application Form: After the successful payment of application fee, candidates must review their application form and make possible changes (if required) and then click on Submit. Candidates must take a note that after submitting the application form, no more changes will be entertained.
STEP 6 - Printout the Application Form: Candidates must download their application form in PDF format and get at least 2 copies of printed which must be duly signed by the parent or guardian of candidate. Candidates must not make any scribbling in printed HPCET M.Tech application form 2019.
STEP 7 - Submission of Application Form: The printed application form has to be then submitted to admission authority of examination through email. Candidates must scan their HPCET M.Tech 2019 application form and mail it to [email protected] or send it in the office of “Controller of Examination, Himachal Pradesh Technical University, Hamirpur (H.P.)-177001” within a week after the application form has been generated.
HPCET M.Tech Exam Pattern 2019
Candidates applying for admission must refer to exam pattern of HPCET M.Tech 2019 to know the detailed information regarding the arrangement of examination. Candidates are advised to check the HPCET M.Tech exam pattern 2019 before starting with the preparation since with this they will be able to attempt the examination in a better way by wasting less time to understand the arrangement of question paper.
HPCET M.Tech 2019 Exam Pattern
Mode of Exam
Offline i.e., Pen and Paper Based
Duration of Exam
Types of Questions
Objective Multiple Choice Questions
Total Number of Questions
Every correct answer will be awarded 2 marks
1/2 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response
HPCET M.Tech Admit Card 2019
Candidates who have successfully registered themselves for the entrance examination will be able to access their admit card of HPCET M.Tech 2019 from first week of May. Candidates will be able to download their HPCET M.Tech admit card by entering application form number and password from website. HPCET M.Tech admit card 2019 will comprise of candidates details, examination venue, date and time and guidelines for examination. Candidates will have to present admit card at the time of examination without which entry to examination hall will not be granted. Admit card of HPCET M.Tech 2019 is an important document which must be preserved until all the application processes are complete.
Steps to Download HPCET M.Tech Admit Card 2019
Click on the link for admit card (will be mentioned when available)
Enter application form number and password
Click on Submit
Admit card will be displayed over the screen
Candidates must check details mentioned in admit card and in case of any discrepancies must immediately contact “Controller of Examinations, HP Technical University, Gandhi Chowk, Hamirpur (H.P)”.
Download the admit card in PDF format
Get at least 2 print out for future reference
HPCET M.Tech Answer Key 2019
The admission authority of examination will release the answer key of HPCET M.Tech 2019. HPCET M.Tech answer key 2019 will comprise of correct responses to the questions listed in entrance examination. Candidates can compare their marked responses with the correct one and calculate the probable estimate marks by considering the marking scheme. Candidates can even challenge the answer key released by the official authority within two days after the release by writing to “Controller of Examination, Himachal Pradesh Technical University, Gandhi Chowk, Hamirpur (H.P) - 177001” or through email to [email protected]. Candidates must also send documents to support their claim along. Candidates can check the previous years’ answer key from table mentioned below while preparing for entrance examination.
Previous years’ answer key
HPCET M.Tech Result 2019
The admission authority of Himachal Pradesh Technical University will announce the result of HPCET M.Tech 2019 in online mode. Candidates will be able to access their marks secured in entrance examination through website by providing application form number and password. HPCET M.Tech result 2019 will comprise of marks secured by candidates in entrance examination along with rank and personal details. Based on the result, a merit list of HPCET M.Tech 2019 will be prepared. Merit list for GATE qualified candidates will be prepared and announced separately.
How to Download HPCET M.Tech Result 2019
Click on the link for result of HPCET M.Tech (will be updated when available)
Enter application form number and password
Click on Submit
Result will be displayed on the screen
Check the result and download in PDF format
Get at least 2 printouts of result for future use
Inter-se Merit of HPCET M.Tech 2019
If two or more candidates secure the same marks in HPCET M.Tech entrance examination, then admission authority will consider inter-se-merit to break the tie by using the rules in order as mentioned below:
Candidates with higher marks in aptitude test will be ranked higher
If candidates secure same marks in aptitude test, in such case, candidates with higher marks in Mathematics will be ranked higher\
If tie still persists, then candidates with higher marks in B.Tech qualifying examination will be ranked higher
If tie is still not broken, candidates older in age will be ranked higher
HPCET M.Tech Counselling 2019
Candidates who have qualified in entrance examination will be invited to attend counselling of HPCET M.Tech 2019. Candidates will have to register themselves in order to attend counselling process where they need to select the preferred course and college. GATE qualified candidates will be invited to attend counselling first. Candidates will be allotted seats based on the preferences selected by the candidate, availability of seats, and merit secured. Seats if vacant will be left open for candidates applying through HPCET M.Tech entrance examination. If still seats are remaining, B.E/B.Tech qualified candidates will be offered admission. During seat allotment, candidates will have to get their documents verified and after allotment process candidates will have to pay admission fees to confirm their admission.
HPCET M.Tech Participating Institutes 2019
Name of the Participating Institutes
H.P. Technical University,
Hamirpur 177 001 (H.P.)
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