JKCET 2020 - The J&K Board of Professional Entrance Examination (JKBOPEE) has now further re-extended the last date to fill JKCET application form till July 15. Candidates will have to submit the self declaration of being domiciled in J&K. The authorities have already postponed the JKCET exam that was scheduled to be conducted on April 26. The JKCET 2020 application form from is available online on the official website of board and can also be accessed from the link provided below. Candidates seeking admission in B.Tech courses in any of the JKCET participating institutes have to fill the application form and qualify entrance examination. Candidates desirous of admission through JKCET 2020 are advised to ensure their eligibility before applying. JKCET exam will be held in offline mode consisting of 180 multiple choice questions, 60 each from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. JKCET admit card 2020 will be issued to candidates who will submit the application form within due dates. Result of JKCET 2020 will be released in online mode and candidates who will qualify will be called for counselling and admission process. JKCET counselling will be conducted in offline mode. Candidates can find more information about JKCET 2020 from the article below.
Latest: JKCET 2020 application form last date extended till July 15; JKCET exam postponed till further notice. Candidates whose class 12 results are declared are advised to submit the marks certificate between July 1 and 15 physically or through email.
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JKCET 2020 Important Facts
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 2020
Candidates can check the important dates of JKCET 2020 from the table provided below. JKCET 2020 applicants are advised to keep an eye on all important dates and complete the application process within specified dates. JKCET important dates 2020 are the dates which mentions starting and closing dates for all the application and admission process.
JKCET 2020 Important Dates
Availability of application
March 12, 2020
Last date to submit application form
July 15, 2020 (extended date)
Issue of admit card
To be notified
Release of provisional answer key
To be notified
Representation against JKCET answer key
To be notified
Declaration of result
To be notified
|Counselling - filling of preference form and fee submission|
To be notified
Completion of admissions through JKCET 2020
To be notified
JKCET Eligibility Criteria 2020
Candidates who will be applying for admission through JKCET are advised to first ensure their eligibility failing which the application would be cancelled. JKCET eligibility criteria 2020 are the conditions that every applicant has to fulfill in order to be considered for admission.
Candidates must be permanent residents of the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir or Ladakh
Candidates must have passed class 12 or its equivalent examination with 50% marks for candidates of Open Merit category including children of Defence personnel, paramilitary forces, State police personnel and candidates with sports proficiency (40% for reserved categories of SC/ST/RBA/ALC/OSC)
Candidates must have Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects in class 12
Candidates must be of minimum 17 years old on December 31, 2020 (There is no upper age limit)
Candidates who will be appearing in their qualifying exam are also eligible to apply
Those applying under TFW category are open merit candidates and have to comply with eligibility conditions accordingly
The authorities have extended the last date to fill application form of JKCET 2020 till July 15 which was released on March 12 in online mode. Candidates have to fill the JKCET 2020 application form for appearing in the entrance exam. JKCET 2020 applicants must check their eligibility before filling the application form. The process of application for JKCET 2020 includes various steps like registration, application form filling, uploading scanned documents, payment of application fees and final submission of form. Candidates must note that since the complete procedure of JKCET application form 2020 is online, they need not send the submitted application form to the office. Candidates are however advised they retain a copy of the filled application form with them till the completion of admission process. The detailed step by step procedure for filling the application form is as follows
Step 1- Registration: Candidates have to first register for JKCET 2020 by providing their basic details like name, mobile number, email address and date of birth. Candidates will also be required to create a password which will be used for all subsequent login towards filling application form. After entering all the required details, click on “Register” button to complete the registration process. Candidates will receive an email containing their application number.
Step 2- Filling Application Form: Candidates will be required to login using their application number and password to fill the application form. Details of educational qualification, parents name, address for communication, choice of exam city and others have to be entered during filling of JKCET application form 2020. Candidates must be very cautious while filling the application form as incorrect information would lead to cancellation of form. After entering all the details, click on “Submit” button for submission of application form.
Step 3- Uploading Scanned Images: Candidates have to upload scanned images of their recent passport size coloured photograph, thumb impression and signature. The images should be exactly within the specified dimension.
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Scanned copies in pdf format of the following documents (Size 100-200 KB) are also required for uploading in JKCET application form:
- Self declaration of being domiciled in J&K (Residence proof of UT of J&K or Ladakh later)
- Marks certificate of the qualifying examination
- Date of birth certificate or matriculation certificate
- Category Certificate
Step 4- Payment of Application Fees: Candidates will be required to pay the application fees of Rs.1200 in online mode using credit/debit card or net banking. Candidates must keep a copy of the fee payment receipt after successful payment.
Step 5- Final Submission of Form: Candidates are advised to check all the information submitted by them before finally submitting the application form. Any incorrect or wrong information would lead to cancellation of JKCET application form. After verifying all the details, click on “Final Submit” button to submit the form.
Candidates are not required to send the copy of application form to office but they should retain the print copy till the complete admission process.
Candidates who would be appearing in JKCET 2020 must clearly know the pattern of entrance exam. JKCET 2020 exam pattern informs about the mode of exam, type of questions asked in the exam, marking scheme and much more.
JKCET Exam Pattern
Mode of examination
Offline (Pen and Paper based)
Total number of sections
3 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
Total number of questions
180 (60 in each section)
Duration of exam
3 hours (Physics & Chemistry- 2 hours, Mathematics – 1 hour)
Type of questions
Multiple choice questions (MCQs)
180 (1 for every correct answer)
0.25 for every incorrect answer
*A candidate with a score of 10 or less marks will not be considered for admission through JKCET 2020.
JKCET Syllabus 2020
Candidates must refer to the official syllabus of JKCET 2020 for preparation of exam as questions in the exam are formulated strictly in accordance to the syllabus. JKCET syllabus 2020 contains topics from each subject which are covered in the exam. JKCET 2020 exam has three sections namely Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics containing 60 questions from each subject. All the questions in JKCET 2020 will be objective in nature having four options for every question with one correct answer. There will also be negative marking for incorrect answers in the exam.
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Candidates who will complete the application process within due dates will be issued admit card for appearing in the JKCET 2020 exam. Admit card will have details about the exam venue, date and timing of exam, candidate details like name and photograph, paper for which appearing and exam day instructions. JKCET admit card 2020 will be released in online mode in the official website and can be downloaded with the help of application number. Candidates must check all the details mentioned in their admit card and discrepancies if any should be rectified before the exam. Candidates must note that they will not be allowed to appear in the exam without proper admit card.
JKCET Sample Papers 2020
Candidates who will be appearing in JKCET 2020 are advised to refer sample papers for better understanding of exam. JKCET 2020 sample papers will help candidates understand the pattern of exam, types of questions asked, topics which have been covered in past years. Sample papers are the simulation of real exam and practising the same will help candidates in practising the time management, understanding the strong and weak areas in subject and eventually score good marks.
The exam conducting authority will release official answer key of JKCET 2020 in online mode after the conclusion of the exam. Candidates who would appear in JKCET will be able to download the answer key from the official website. The answer key will have correct responses to the questions asked in the exam. Candidates can calculate their expected score with the help of JKCET 2020 answer key before the announcement of results. Candidates who might have any objections against the answer in the answer key will also be allowed to challenge it within 3 days of JKCET by submitting the proof supporting their claim and have to pay Rs 1000 against each representation. The authority will release final answer key and result after considering challenges against provisional answer key.
The authorities will release the result of JKCET 2020 on such date as announced by JKBOPEE. The result will be available in online mode in the official website of JKCET 2020 and can be accessed with the help of application number. JKCET result 2020 will mention marks secured by candidates in individual subjects along with the total marks and rank. Candidates who will be declared qualified will be eligible for admission in all participating institutes of JKCET 2020.
JKCET Merit List 2020
The exam conducting authority will release merit list of JKCET 2020 after the announcement of result. JKCET merit list will be formulated on the basis of marks secured by the candidate in the entrance exam. Merit list will be used for the allotment of seats at the time of counselling. Candidates must note that if two candidates obtain the same mark, then merit will be decided as in the following order
Candidates having higher marks in Mathematics will be placed high in merit
Candidates having higher marks in Physics will be placed high on merit
Candidate with higher marks in Chemistry will be placed higher
In case the tie still exist, candidate of higher age will be placed high on merit if marks obtained in all three subjects are same
The candidates will be able to participate in the counselling of JKCET 2020 after declaration of result. The official exam conducting authority will release a separate notification after result mentioning the detailed procedure and schedule of counselling. Candidates who will qualify the entrance exam will be eligible for admission, subject to meeting other conditions. The counselling will be conducted where every eligible candidate have to pay counselling fee of Rs 1500 and report to the counselling venue as per the schedule. Candidates will be required to carry documents of educational qualification, rank card, photographs and other relevant documents as mentioned below
JKCET Rank Card 2020
JKCET 2020 admit card
Copy of the online JKCET 2020 application form
Reserved Category Certificate (if applicable)
Qualifying examination mark sheet
Date of Birth (Matriculation Certificate/ Secondary School Certificate) from the Board of School Education.
Tuition Fee Waiver Certificate (if applicable)
JKCET Participating Institutes 2020
Colleges which will accept admission on the basis of combined entrance test will be listed in the participating institutes of JKCET 2020. The complete list of JKCET 2020 participating institutes is given below
JKCET Participating Institutes
JKCET 2020 Reservation Policy
The concerned authorities of JKBOPEE have specified the reservation policy for candidates applying for admission through Jammu and Kashmir CET. The table below reflects the percentage of seats reserved on basis of the respective categories.
Reservation of Seats for JKCET
|1.||Open Merit (OM)||50%|
|Scheduled Castes (SC)||8%|
|Scheduled Tribes (ST)|
|a.||Scheduled Tribe, Gujjar&Bakerwal (STGB)||6%|
|b.||Scheduled Tribe, Leh District (STL)||2%|
|c.||Scheduled Tribe, Kargil District (STK)||2%|
|d.||Scheduled Tribes Others (STO)||1%|
|Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC)|
|a.||Weak and Under Privileged Classes, Social Castes (OSC)||2%|
|b.||Residents of Backward Area (RBA)||20%|
|c.||Residents of Area Adjoining Actual Line of Control (ALC)||3%|
|Children of Defence Personnel (CDP)||3%|
|Children of Para Military Forces and Police Personnel of UT of J&K (JKPMF/SPP)||1%|
|Candidates with Sports proficiency||2%|
|3.||Tuition Fee Waiver (TFW) (for open merit candidates with a family income of less than 4.5 lakh)||5%|
JKCET Fee Structure 2020
Candidates are provided below the fee structure of all the JKCET participating institutes. Candidates must note that the fees are subject to revision as per the government order.
JKCET 2020 Fee Structure
Amount (in Rs)
For candidates of J&K Board of School Education
For candidates other than J&K School Education
|For candidates of J&K Boardof School Education||12,340|
|For candidates other than J&K Board of School Education||13,140|
SSM College of Engineering, Srinagar
MBS College of Engineering & Technology, Jammu
Yogananda College of Engineering & Technology, Jammu (YCET)
Bhargava College of Engineering and Technology (BCET), Samba
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Questions related to JKCET
are biannual students 10+2 eligible for jkcet. is it the same jk professional act of 2002
for JKCET you need fulfill the eligibility criteria as prescribed by the BOPEE , eligibility criteria says aspirant should be indian citizen and aspiramt should be a permanent residence of jammu and kashmir, the minimum age limit is of 17 years as on 31st december 2019 for maximum there is no age bar limit. aspirant must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam from recognized board with a minimum of 50 percent marks in qualifying exam (there is a relaxation of 10 percent for SC/ST) with the subjects having physics,chemistry, mathematics and english as their core subjects, also 12th class appearing can students can apply too
hope this helps!
which document can we give as a resident certificate, as the domicile act was passed on april1,2020 which lied in the lockdown we dont have a state subject, but we are completely eligible for the domicile certificate. So which document i can attach ?,please reply. for eg :- ration card, adhar card.
Usually for Domicile Certificate we attach Aadhaar Card or the Nativity Certificate issued by the corresponding village but I am not sure about Ration card. Every exam will specify the particular documents that needs to attached along with the application.
I hope this was helpful for you
earlier it was jkcet for the students of jammu to get admission in medical but now its neet . Is jkcet is still an option for jammu students ?
Hello dear student,
Earlier there was JKCET to get admission into MBBS for students of Jammu and Kashmir. But now it is the only entrance test you need to give to get admission into MBBS. As far as now it's concerned neet is the only entrance test and till any official announcement comes we are not in a position to say anything
I hope this helps
I made a mistake in my JKCET application form, what should I do?
As JK cet is to get seat in the good college or university in the bachelor of technology in good branch too...
And Jammu and Kashmir state entrance examination for btech and you have gone through a mistake while filling the application so go to the website and see what are the further things to be done and do not repeat mistakes while filling the further application form and i think my suggestions and knowledge may be helpful to u.
what will be the cut off of EWS category?
General category cutoff for 2018 prelims was 98.00. If we assume same for 2019 prelim, EWS seats will be filled only and only after general 40% seats are filled. if General cutoff is 100. it can be 99 or 98 or 0 but never greater than 100.