JKCET 2018 – The admission authorities have released the schedule for JKCET 2018 Counselling round 2. The offline round of counselling will be conducted from July 17, 2018 and the candidates have been called according to their ranks. Registration has to be done at the counselling venue. The list of selected candidates for admission through JKCET 2018 counselling round 1 was announced earlier. Registrations for counselling of JKCET 2018 are closed. Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (BOPEE) had released JKCET 2018 result cum merit list on May 15. The JKCET result 2018 included details like the rank and score obtained by the candidate in the entrance exam. JKCET 2018 was conducted in offline mode on April 22, 2018. The official JKCET 2018 answer key was released on April 22 for set A, B, C and D. The admit card was available on April 11 in online mode. The application form of JKCET 2018 was available in online mode till March 21. Candidates who had qualified in JKCET were invited for counselling and seat allotment procedure during which they have been 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.
Latest: JKCET 2018 Counselling - Schedule for Round 2 released
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 have 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
May 15, 2018
Start of Counselling Registration
May 22, 2018
Mock Exercise of Filling Online Preference Forms
May 22 to 23, 2018
Actual Filling Up of Preference Forms
May 24 to June 4, 2018
May 24 to June 5, 2018
Announcement of Selected Candidates for Admission
June 24, 2018
Reporting at Allotted Institutes
On or before July 7, 2018
Round 2 of Counselling
July 17 to 23, 2018
The round 2 counselling of JKCET 2018 will be held from July 17. The candidates will have to report at the counselling venue according to their ranks. The qualified candidates of the entrance exam had to participate in JKCET 2018 counselling. Registrations for the counselling process have ended. Option entry/ Preference Forms could be filled up to June 4, 2018. Mock preference filling was available till May 23, 2018. Candidates got an opportunity to indicate their actual choices/ preferences regarding colleges and courses in the counselling of JKCET 2018 from May 24 to 30. Candidates did not have to personally attend JKCET 2018 counselling, as counselling was conducted online. The counselling fee was Rs. 1200. 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
The list of selected candidates for admission through seat allotment of JKCET 2018 has been published. JKCET 2018 seat allotment was done on the basis of candidates' merit and choice filling. Candidates had to report at the allotted institute during JKCET 2018 seat allotment.
The merit-list-cum-result of JKCET 2018 was declared by BOPEE on May 15. No log-in was required to check the JKCET 2018 result. Candidates were able to check their scores and ranks as obtained in JKCET result 2018. It was advised that candidates download their online JKCET 2018 result and keep a print out of the same as it will be required to complete subsequent admission formalities.
JKCET Merit List 2018
The merit list of JKCET 2018, which was released alongside the result on May 15, was 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 obtained equal merit, the inter-se-merit of such candidates was 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 answer key of JKCET 2018 was released by BOPEE on April 22. JKCET 2018 answer key helped candidates match their answers with the ones provided in the official one. Using the JKCET answer key 2018, candidates were able to estimate their scores and hence find out their probable ranks. Candidates could 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 admit card of JKCET 2018 was released in online mode on from April 11. While downloading the admit card of JKCET 2018, candidates had to paste their recent colour passport size attested photo on the printout of it.
The offline facility to collect JKCET 2018 admit card was also available for candidates. Without valid JKCET admit card 2018, no candidate could enter the exam centre. Candidates were required to preserve their JKCET admit card till the completion of the admission procedure. JKCET 2018 Admit card was an extremely important document and therefore it should not have been mutilated, defaced or changed in any manner.
JKCET Eligibility Criteria 2018
The eligibility criteria of JKCET 2018 was prescribed by BOPEE, the exam conducting body on the basis of which candidates were able to fill the application form and apply for the exam. JKCET 2018 eligibility criteria included certain parameters on the basis of which candidates were considered. These parameters of JKCET eligibility criteria 2018 had 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 was available from February 1 in the online mode for all the candidates. The application form of JKCET 2018 had to be filled and submitted by candidates on or before March 21. The deadline for application fee payment and document uploading was 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 were in the cities of Srinagar and Jammu only as prescribed by BOPEE where the entrance exam was conducted. The name and complete address of the JKCET 2018 exam centres were mentioned on the admit card of the candidate. On the day of the exam, candidates had to visit their allotted JKCET exam centres 2018. It was to be noted that JKCET exam centres 2018 once allotted could not be changed.
How to prepare for JKCET 2018?
It was important for candidates to know how to prepare for JKCET 2018. Candidates could 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 was 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 could 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 had prescribed the syllabus of JKCET 2018 for all the candidates appearing in the exam. The questions in the exam were asked from the JKCET 2018 syllabus, therefore, it was important for candidates to know the syllabus beforehand and prepare better. JKCET syllabus 2018 had 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 2018 Sample Papers
The sample papers of JKCET 2018 helped candidates to able to get the feel of the question paper. Candidates were able to work on their speed, efficiency and time management skills by practising JKCET sample papers 2018 in abundance. JKCET 2018 sample papers could be downloaded by candidates to refer and practise before appearing in the exam.
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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