IPU CET 2018 – Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) will conduct IPU CET 2018 on May 13, 2018 for B.Tech and on May 19, 2018 for B.Tech (biotechnology). Candidates have to fill the application form of IPU CET 2018, which is expected to be available around the second week of February 2018, in online mode only. The last date for filling the application form of IPU CET is May 1, 2018. The payment of application fee of Rs. 1000 also has to be made online. The application form of IPU CET 2018 has two parts - one part requires the candidates to enter their personal details, and the other part for capturing course and payment related details. Candidates need to fill all mandatory fields with genuine information and also upload the requisite files, including signature, photo and left-hand thumb impression. The uploaded files must be not be more than 80 kb and must be in JPEG or GIF. Before filling the application form, candidates must ensusre that they meet the eligibility criteria of IPU CET. Important eligibility criteria of IPU CET 2018 include pass in 10+2 from a recognised institute with minimum 55% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics. The result of IPU CET 2018 for B. Tech will be announced on May 24, 2018 and for B.Tech Biotechnology, it will be declared on May 31, 2018. Go through the rest of the article to learn the specifics of IPU CET 2018, including important dates, eligibility criteria, application form and counselling process.
IPU CET 2018 – Quick Facts
Name of the exam
Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test
Type of Exam
Mode of Application
Mode of Exam
The important dates of IPU CET 2018 have been released by GGSIPU, the exam conducting authority. By following the IPU CET 2018 important dates, candidates can keep tab of all key events related to the entrance examination and admission process.
Important Dates of IPU CET 2018
Start of IPU CET 2018 online application
Second week of February 2018
Last date to submit IPU CET 2018 online application
May 1, 2018
IPU CET 2018 Admit Card
Second week of May 2018
IPU CET 2018 exam for B.Tech
May 13, 2018 (2:00 p.m to 4:30 p.m)
IPU CET 2018 exam for B.Tech Bio- Tech
May 19, 2018 (2:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m)
IPU CET 2018 result for B.Tech
May 24, 2018
IPU CET 2018 result for B.Tech Bio-Tech
May 31, 2018
Candidates seeking admission to B.Tech courses at GGSIPU must meet the eligibility criteria of IPU CET 2018 that are listed below:
Must have passed class 12th examination of 10+2 system from a recognised central or state board or any equivalent exam.
The candidate must have obtained a minimum of aggregate 55% marks in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics, and have passed each of these subjects separately.
The candidate must have passed English as a subject of study (core/elective or functional).
- Candidates appearing for Class 12 in 2018 are also eligible to apply.
The application form of IPU CET 2018 will tentatively be available from second week of February, 2018. IPU CET 2018 application form has to be filled in online mode only. The last date for filling the application form of IPU CET 2018 for B.Tech and B.Tech in biotech is May 1, 2018. When filling the form, the candidate must ensure to enter the correct CET Code; for example CET Code for B.Tech and B.Tech (Technology) are different. The codes may also differ depending on whether the candidate is desirous of fresh admission or lateral admission. Also,only genuine information must be used to fill the IPU CET 2018 application form by following the prescribed guidelines and format. For example, candidates must enter their name in capital letters as displayed in Class X or equivalent certificate. The application process also includes upload of a recent photograph, signature and left hand thumb impression. The maximum file size allowed for upload is 80 kb and the file format should be JPEG or GIF. It is mandatory to fill all marked fields in the IPU CET application form 2018.
IPU CET 2018 application form is made up of the following sections:
General Information: This section includes information related to:
Date of Birth
Mailing Address - Address Line 1. (Address Line 2 is Optional)
Academic Qualification (s): In this section, the candidate has to enter details related to Qualifying exams passed, year of passing, and percentage of marks obtained. In case of candidate’s option for B.Arch. courses, it is mandatory to enter NATA score as well.
Agree to the terms and conditions: The candidate will have to agree to the guidelines outlined in the declaration form.
Confirmation of details entered: The candidate will have to confirm the details entered and also enter the special characters displayed on the screen. Upon completion of the process, log-in ID and password would be generated.
Log-in to fill Course Application
The candidate may continue with filling the application form if he/she is still logged in; or else, the candidate may log in using system generated log-in credentials. The Course Application form is a partially filled form (like it contains your name, category, email ID etc). You though have to pick your course of study and make the payment to complete the application process.
IPU CET 2018 Application Fee: The application fee of Rs. 1000 can be paid in online mode through credit card/debit card/net banking.
Corrections in the IPU CET Application Form 2018
If post submission of the application form, the candidate realises he/she has wrongly filled some data, there is the option of submitting an alternate physical application form with the correct details. Along with the application, the candidate must pay the applicable application fee of Rs. 500. It must be noted, though, that the option will be available only for last five days, prior to the application submission deadline.
How to Prepare for IPU CET 2018
Candidates planning to appear in IPU CET 2018 need to start their preparation in advance, because they can devote time to build concepts. With strong basics, things become that much easier. Also, the candidate needs to have a proper strategy in place -like making time for doing revision and solving sample papers. The candidate must know what topics are covered in the exam, types of questions asked and marking scheme. It will provide the candidate a clear goal to focus on.
The question paper of IPU CET 2018 will be set in English and will be pen-and-paper based. During the exam, candidates will be provided OMR answer sheets where responses have to marked by darkening ovals. Use of pencil is not allowed and candidates have to bring a black ball point pen to the examination hall.
Exam Pattern of IPU CET 2018
Objective-type Multiple Choice
Objective-type Multiple Choice
Total Number of Questions
IPU CET Syllabus 2018
The syllabus of IPU CET 2018 will be set as per the 10+2 Board syllabus or its equivalent. Candidates preparing for their board exams, therefore, can easily sit for the exam. The question paper of IPU CET 2018 will include three sections - Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Each section will carry equal weightage. Also for preparation, it is recommended that the candidates uses NCERT books, because they are among the best for building concepts and have enough problem sets for practise.
The section-wise weightage of the three sections:
There are 15 exam centres where IPU CET 2018 is likely to be held. The final number may depending on the availability of sufficient number of candidates opting for a particular centre. In such a scenario where both the options picked by the candidate has been dropped due to lack of sufficient candidates, such candidates will be allotted “Delhi” centre as a default option.
The admit card of IPU CET 2018 will be available tentatively in May, 2018. To download the IPU CET 2018 admit card, candidates have to log in using their log-in ID and password generated at the time of online registration. The IPU CET 2018 admit card will carry details like the name of the candidate, roll number, date and time of the exam and also signature and photograph of the candidate. Before downloading the IPU CET admit card 2018, the candidate must ensure that all the details are correct. If there is any disparity, the candidate needs to contact admission authority immediately.
How to download IPU CET 2018 Admit Card
Click on the IP CET admit card download link
On the log-in panel that opens, enter following details:
The admit card of IPU CET 2018 will be displayed on screen.
Take a printout of the IPUCET admit card 2018 after checking that the details mentioned in it are legible and correct.
IPU CET Result 2018
The result of IPU CET 2018 for B.Tech will be announced on May 24, 2018 and for B.Tech Bio Tech it will be declared on May 31, 2018. To download IPU CET 2018 result, candidates have to enter their IPU CET 2018 roll number and select the relevant programme. The IPU CET result 2018 will include the marks obtained by the candidate, roll number and name. Candidates need to download the result as it would be needed to complete future admission formalities. Also, based on the result of IPU CET 2018, candidates would be shortlisted and called for counselling.
How to check IPU CET Result 2018
Click on the IPU CET result link ( will be updated here once it is available)
Log-in to the result portal by entering following details:
Select the programme of study opted for admission
Enter IPU CET 2018 roll number
The IPU CET 2018 result will be displayed on screen in the form of score cards.
The candidate can download the IPU CET result and take a printout.
IPU CET Counselling and Seat allotment 2018
Counselling and seat allotment of IPU CET 2018 will be conducted in multiple rounds and includes steps like registration, choice filling and locking, payment of admission fee and reporting at allotted institute. If there are seats left after online counselling rounds, a SPOT round would also be held. To register for IPU CET 2018 counselling, candidates will have to pay the registration fee of Rs 1000 (excluding bank charges), enter IPU CET details like roll number, and date of birth. The fee payment can be made online (Net Banking /Credit Card and Debit Card) or through cash payment (challan). The candidate can proceed with the registration only after successful receipt of the counselling participation fee. If payment is made using challan, candidates can register only after two working days after deposit of fee. Choice filling is a mandatory part of the IPU CET 2018 counselling process; candidates who don’t fill any choices will not be considered for IPU CET seat allotment.
Seat allotment of IPU CET 2018 will be based on merit, with candidates listed higher in the IPU CET 2018 merit list getting preference over lower ranked candidates. Allotment of seats wll be made at the end of each counselling round, and canidates will have the option to freeze the offered seat, slide or float in the earlier rounds.
B. Tech courses offered by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU)
Candidatesplanning to study B.Tech engineering at GGSIPU can choose from the following programmes offfered by the university:
Name of the B. Tech Courses
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Address of Correspondence:
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University
Sector - 16C Dwarka
Delhi - 110078, India
Fax: +91-11- 25302111