JKCET 2018 – The Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (BOPEE) has released JKCET application form from February 1, 2018 in online mode. Candidates willing to appear for the entrance exam have to fill and submit the application form of JKCET 2018 on or before March 21. Candidates must be aware that last date to upload the documents, pay application fee is also March 21, 2018. However, before proceeding towards filling the application form, candidates must check the eligibility criteria of JKCET 2018 as prescribed by the authorities. The entrance exam of JKCET 2018 will be conducted in offline mode on April 22, 2018. The admit card of JKCET 2018 will be released by the exam conducting authority in online mode only. JKCET 2018 answer key will be released after the exam through which candidates will be able to verify their answers and estimate their scores. Candidates will be able to check JKCET 2018 result in the online mode by using their roll number. These qualified candidates of JKCET will further be invited for counselling and seat allotment procedure during which they will be allotted seats according to their merit and choice filling. Candidates can check all the details pertaining to JKCET 2018 like application form, admit card dates, result and counselling etc. from below.
A brief about JKCET 2018
Name of the exam
Jammu & Kashmir Common Entrance Test
Commonly called as
J&K Board of Professional Entrance Examination
Level of exam
Category of exam
JKCET Important Dates 2018
The important dates of JKCET 2018 has been prescribed by BOPEE for all the candidates appearing in the exam. JKCET 2018 important dates will help candidates keep a track of all the events related to the exam. Candidates can track all the JKCET important dates 2018 from the table given below:
JKCET 2018 Important Dates
Availability of JKCET 2018 application form in online mode
February 1, 2018
Last date of JKCET application form 2018
March 21, 2018
Last date to pay application fee
March 21, 2018
Deadline to upload documents
March 21, 2018
JKCET 2018 admit card availability
April 10, 2018
JKCET 2018 entrance exam
April 22, 2018
Release of JKCET answer key
April 22 or 23, 2018
Announcement of JKCET result
on or before May 10, 2018
Round 1 of JKCET document verification
to be notified
Round 2 of JKCET document verification
to be notified
to be notified
to be notified
JKCET Eligibility Criteria 2018
The eligibility criteria of JKCET 2018 will be prescribed by BOPEE, the exam conducting body on the basis of which candidates will be able to fill the application form and apply for the exam. JKCET 2018 eligibility criteria include certain parameters on the basis of which candidates will be considered. These parameters of JKCET eligibility criteria 2018 have been provided below:
Candidates must be permanent residents of Jammu & Kashmir.
Candidates must have passed class 12 or any other equivalent exam from a recognized statutory Board/ University with English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as their subjects.
Candidates must have scored minimum 50% marks in aggregate in their class 12 or any other equivalent exam in general category and 40% in aggregate in reserved categories.
Candidates appearing for class 12 or any other equivalent exam in 2018 can also apply for JKCET 2018.
Candidates applying under TFW category will be considered as open merit candidates.
The application form of JKCET 2018 is available from February 1 in the online mode for all the candidates. The application form of JKCET 2018 has to be filled and submitted by candidates on or before March 21. The deadline for application fee payment and document uploading is also March 21.
Procedure to Fill JKCET 2018 Application Form
Candidates can refer to the step wise easy procedure mentioned below to fill the application form of JKCET 2018:
Step 1 – Keep the scanned copy of important documents like photograph, signature, left thumb-impression, marks sheet, permanent resident certificate and reserved category (if applicable) ready.
Step 2 – Click on the link to access the application form
Step 3 – Click on REGISTER button to fill the JKCET application form
Step 4 – Fill in the required details and click on GENERATE APPLICATION NO button to get registered and generate an application number
Step 5 - Enter the required details like category, date of birth etc. on this page carefully
Step 6 – Note down the application number generated for future reference
Step 7 - LOGIN using application number and date of birth to complete the form with other details.
Step 8 – Read the instructions on this page carefully and click on “Pay 800” button to go to the payment gateway page and select payment mode
Step 9 – Submit the required details like personal, address, residential, academic etc and click on SAVE & CONTINUE button
Step 10 – Upload scanned images of photo, signature and left thumb impression in the prescribed specifications
Step 11 – Click on EDIT APPLICATION as visible on the page and make changes in the information provided if required.
Step 12 - Click on the preview confirmation page button to view all the details.
Step 13 - If all the details filled are correct, click on SUBMIT APPLICATION FORM button. Checkmark/ accept the declaration given at the button of this page prior to submitting the form.
Step 14- The application form will be locked for verification process and confirmation page in the printable form will be displayed
Step 15 - Candidates are required to click on the PRINT button at the bottom to print the provisional confirmation page and keep it carefully till the admission procedure is over.
Step 16 – LOGOUT after the process
JKCET Application Fee
Candidates are required to submit the application fee of Rs 800 and upload the documents till March 21. The JKCET 2018 application fee could be submitted online through the “Integrated Payment Gateway” with the help of any national Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking facility.
JKCET 2018 Exam Centres
The exam centres of JKCET 2018 will be in the cities of Srinagar and Jammu only as prescribed by BOPEE where the entrance exam will be conducted. The name and complete address of the JKCET 2018 exam centres will be mentioned on the admit card of the candidate. On the day of the exam, candidates will have to visit their allotted JKCET exam centres 2018. It is to be noted that JKCET exam centres 2018 once allotted will not be changed.
How to prepare for JKCET 2018?
It is important for candidates to know how to prepare for JKCET 2018. Candidates can know the right tips and tricks on how to prepare for JKCET 2018 by knowing the complete syllabus and exam pattern of the entrance exam.
JKCET Exam Pattern 2018
The exam pattern of JKCET 2018 will be prescribed by BOPEE for candidates appearing in the exam. JKCET 2018 exam pattern consists of the total number of questions, type of questions, language of questions, marking scheme etc. Candidates can check the complete exam pattern of JKCET 2018 from the table given below.
JKCET 2018 Exam Pattern
Total number of sections
3 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
Total number of questions
180 (60 in each)
Total time duration of the exam
3 hours (Physics & Chemistry- 2 hours, Mathematics – 1 hour)
Type of questions
Multiple choice questions
180 (1 for every correct answer)
0.25 for every incorrect answer
Salient features of JKCET Exam Pattern 2018
It will be the sole responsibility of the candidate to check the question booklet before attempting to answer any question. In case of any discrepancies, it has to be brought to the invigilator's knowledge.
The question booklet must have 60 questions per subject. Candidates are required to check it before starting the exam.
Candidates are required not to break the seal containing question booklet let until asked to do so
Candidates are required to write their roll number on the cover page of the question booklet at the space provided
Candidates are required not to make any type of marking on the question booklet. Paper for rough work will be included in the question booklet.
At the end of the examination, candidates will be allowed to take the question booklets with them.
JKCET Syllabus 2018
BOPEE has prescribed the syllabus of JKCET 2018 for all the candidates appearing in the exam. The questions in the exam will be asked from the JKCET 2018 syllabus, therefore, it is important for candidates to know the syllabus beforehand and prepare better. JKCET syllabus 2018 has been divided into the respective syllabus of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
JKCET Syllabus 2018 for Physics
Physical World and Measurement
Laws of Motion
Work, Energy and Power
Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body
Properties of Bulk Matter
Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory
Oscillations and Waves
Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Atoms and Nuclei
JKCET Syllabus 2018 for Chemistry
Chemical Arithmetic & Atomic Structure
Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry
Solid State & States of Matter
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
Chemistry of Representative Elements
Transition Elements including Lanthanoides
Nomenclature and Basic Concepts in Organic Chemistry
Organic Chemistry based on Functional Group – I
Organic Chemistry based on Functional Group – II
Organic Chemistry based on Functional Group – III
Molecules of Life
JKCET Syllabus 2018 for Mathematics
Sets, Relations and Functions
Complex Number, Linear Inequation, Linear Programming
Sequence and Series, Permutation and Combination & Binomial Theorem
Trigonometric and Inverse Trigonometry Functions
Matrices and Determinants
Limit, Continuity and Differentiation
Integration and Differential Equations
Straight Lines and Conic Sections
Statistics and Probability
Vectors and Three Dimensional Geometry
JKCET Sample Papers 2018
The sample papers of JKCET 2018 will help candidates to able to get the feel of the question paper. Candidates will be able to work on their speed, efficiency and time management skills by practising JKCET sample papers 2018 in abundance. JKCET 2018 sample papers can be downloaded by candidates to refer and practise before appearing in the exam.
To download the sample papers of JKCET 2018 – Click here
The admit card of JKCET 2018 will be accessible to only those candidates who will be eligible. Candidates will be able to download JKCET 2018 admit card from April 10. On the downloaded admit card of JKCET 2018, candidates will be required to paste their recent colour passport size attested photo.
The offline facility to collect JKCET 2018 admit card will also be available for candidates. Without valid JKCET admit card 2018, no candidate will be allowed to enter the exam centre. Candidates will be required to preserve their JKCET admit card till the completion of the admission procedure. JKCET 2018 Admit card of is an extremely important document and therefore it must not be mutilated, defaced or changed in any manner.
The answer key of JKCET 2018 will be released by BOPEE on April 22 or 23. JKCET 2018 answer key will help candidates match their answers with the ones provided in the official one. Using the JKCET answer key 2018, candidates will be able to estimate their scores and hence find out their probable ranks. Candidates can also challenge the answer key of JKCET 2018 by entering their application number and date of birth, if not satisfied with the answers given in it.
The result of JKCET 2018 will be declared by BOPEE on or before May 10. JKCET 2018 result can be checked by candidates using their roll number. Candidates will be able to check their scores and ranks as obtained in JKCET result 2018. It is advised that candidates download their online JKCET 2018 result and keep a print out of the same in a careful manner.
JKCET Merit List 2018
The merit list of JKCET 2018 will be based on the inter-se merit of the candidates in the exam in the descending order for general category and for each reserved category. In case, two or more candidates obtain equal merit, the inter-se-merit of such candidates will be determined by the following ways:
Candidate obtaining higher marks in Mathematics in the exam will be considered.
If inter-se merit still exists, candidate having more marks in Physics will be considered.
If it still exists, candidate older in age will be considered for admission.
The qualified candidates of the entrance exam will be invited for JKCET 2018 counselling. Candidates will get an opportunity to indicate their choices/ preferences regarding colleges and courses in the counselling of JKCET 2018. Candidates will have to personally attend JKCET 2018 counselling along with all of their documents in original, admit card and a payment receipt of Rs. 500/- paid at the POS terminal at BOPEE office, Srinagar or Jammu. The documents required for JKCET counselling 2018 have been mentioned below:
Documents required during JKCET 2018 counselling:
JKCET Admit Card
Copy of the online JKCET application form.
Reserved Category Certificate (if any).
Marks certificate of the qualifying examination (12th class).
State Subject Certificate.
Date of Birth (Matriculation Certificate/ Secondary School Certificate) from the Board of School Education.
Tuition Fee Waiver Certificate, if any.
JKCET Seat Allotment 2018
Candidates will be given seat allotment of JKCET 2018 after the counselling procedure conduction. JKCET 2018 seat allotment will be done on the basis of candidates' merit and choice filling. Candidates will have to report at the allotted institute during JKCET 2018 seat allotment.
JKCET 2018 Fee Structure
The fee structure of JKCET 2018 will be prescribed by BOPEE for all the candidates. JKCET 2018 fee structure has been provided in the table below. Candidates are advised to enquire the JKCET fee structure 2018 from the respective college authorities.
JKCET 2018 Fee Structure
Amount (in INR)
For candidates of J&K Board
of School Education
For candidates other than J&K
SSM College of Engineering,
MBS College of Engineering
& Technology, Jammu
JKCET Participating Institutes 2018
JKCET Contact Details
4th Floor, South Block, Bahu Plaza, Jammu - 180012
Baghat-i-Barzulla, Opposite J&K Bank, Srinagar - 190005