TS Polycet 2020 - State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET), Telangana has extended the final date to submit the application form for TS Polycet 2020 till April 17 (without late fee). The authorities have also announced that TS Polycet exam has been postponed until further notice. TS Polycet 2020 will be a pen and paper-based exam having total 120 multiple-choice questions. There will not be any negative marking and for every correct answer, one mark will be awarded. TS Polycet is a state-level examination which is conducted for admission in engineering diploma courses to the participating institutes located in Telangana. Candidates who will submit the form offline will be issued the hall ticket of TS Polycet 2020 on the day of application submission only. The authorities will declare the TS Polycet result 2020 in online mode after which the counselling process will begin. Go through the complete article to know everything about TS Polycet 2020.
Latest: TS Polycet 2020 application form available now till April 17 (extended date)!


TS Polycet 2020 - Highlights



Examination Name

Telangana State Polytechnic Common Entrance Test

Commonly Known As

TS Polycet

Conducting Body

State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET), Telangana

Examination Mode


Subjects Covered

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics

Application Mode


TS Polycet Important Dates 2020

TS Polycet is conducted to offer admissions into engineering diploma courses offered by the participating institutes in Telangana. The admission process involve various events and candidates can check the important dates of TS Polycet 2020 as given in the table below.

TS Polycet 2020 Important Dates



Availability of online application forms

March 2, 2020

Last date of submission of completed application form

April 17, 2020 (without late fee) [Extended]

TS Polycet 2020 Exam Date

To be announced

Declaration of Result

To be announced

Commencement of Counselling

To be announced

TS Polycet Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates who are seeking admission to engineering diploma courses in Telangana through TS Polycet 2020 should ensure that they meet the eligibility criteria for it. In order to be eligible to appear for TS Polycet, it is mandatory for the candidates to meet all the eligibility criteria prescribed by the authorities. Below is the detailed eligibility criteria for TS Polycet.

TS Polycet 2020 Eligibility Criteria



Nationality & Domicile

Candidate should be an Indian National and should belong to the state of Telangana or Andhra Pradesh

Academic Qualification

Candidates should have passed their SSC Examination which was conducted by the State Board of Secondary Education, Telangana or Andhra Pradesh or any other recognized Board of Secondary Education, AP/TS with at least 35% aggregate marks with Mathematics as one of the subjects.

In case, Candidates have appeared in the examination that is equivalent to SSC by Telangana should have cleared all the subjects with a minimum of 35% marks in each subject.

Age Limit

There is no age restriction

TS Polycet Application Form 2020

The application form of TS Polycet 2020 is available online from March 2. Last date to submit TS Polycet application form 2020 is April 17 (extended date).

How to fill TS Polycet 2020 Application Form Online?

  • Candidates will have to fill the online application form of TS Polycet 2020 as per the guidelines prescribed by the authorities. They will have to enter all the mandatory sections in the form that will include but not limited to the candidate’s name, father’s name, contact information, reservation category, aadhaar card number etc..

  • After filling the application form correctly, candidates will have to pay the application fee which will be Rs. 400 for General Category and Rs. 250 for SC/ST Category.

  • After making the payment successfully, candidates will have to click on the “Submit” button to complete the TS Polycet application 2020 procedure.

Application Fee


Application Fee

General and OBC

Rs. 400

ST and SC

Rs. 250

TS Polycet Exam Pattern 2020

The examination authorities have released the detailed exam pattern of TS Polycet 2020 on the official website to help candidates prepare better. The TS Polycet 2020 exam pattern include information relates to the mode of examination, the total number of questions, and the type of questions that will be asked in the TS Polycet 2020.

Exam Pattern of TS Polycet 2020



Mode of Exam


Duration of Exam

2 Hours


Class 10th (SSC) Examination

Question Type

Multiple Choice Questions


  • Maths - 60 Questions

  • Physics - 30 Questions

  • Chemistry - 30 Questions

Total Number of Questions

120 Questions

Marking Scheme

  • One mark will be awarded for every correct response

  • There is no negative marking. No marks will be deducted for incorrect responses.

TS Polycet Hall Ticket 2020

The authorities release the hall ticket of TS Polycet 2020 in both online and offline mode. Candidates who will submit the application form through offline mode will be able to download the TS Polycet 2020 hall ticket at the time of submitting the application form. Once the candidates enter the details and submit the application form, the operator of the helpline centre will enter the details online and after getting it reviewed by the candidate, the application form will be submitted. This will generate the hall ticket which a candidate will be able to print. TS Polycet hall ticket 2020 is one of the most important documents and shall be preserved carefully.

TS Polycet Answer Key 2020

The authorities will release the answer keys of TS Polycet 2020 to help candidates know their probable secured marks. The TS Polycet 2020 answer keys will be available on the official website and candidates will be able to access it easily through a single click. The answer key will include the correct answers for all the questions that will be asked in TS Polycet 2020. In case, candidates find any mistakes or errors in it, they can send the obligations to jtsecy-sbtet@telangana.gov.in till the last date prescribed by the authorities.

TS Polycet Result 2020

The examination authorities will declare the result of TS Polycet 2020 in online mode. For candidates belonging to General category, the minimum marks that will be required by the candidate in order to qualify TS Polycet 2020 and compete for the seats will be 30% i.e 36 marks out of 120. However, for candidates belonging to SC/ST category, there is no minimum percentage.

How to check TS Polycet 2020 Result?

  • Visit the official website and click on the “TS Polycet result 2020”.

  • The link will direct the page to the result portal where the result will be accessed using TS Polycet 2020 roll number.

  • After logging in, the result and the rank card will be displayed on the screen.

TS Polycet Cut Off 2020

For each round of counselling and seat allotment of TS Polycet 2020, the authorities will release the cutoff. Candidates will be able to access the cutoff of TS Polycet 2020 for all the participating institutes. The cutoff will help the candidates know their probable rank he or she will require to get preferred seat. The cut off will be declared on the basis of different factors such as the total number of applications received for admission, number of sanctioned seats, and category of the candidate. The deciding factors might change every year.

TS Polycet Counselling 2020

The authorities will begin the counselling procedure of TS Polycet 2020 after the result is announced. In the process of TS Polycet 2020 counselling & seat allotment, the authorities will allot the seats to candidates on the basis of rank secured and the choice made by them. Allotted candidates will have to visit the allotted institute on the scheduled date and time for document verification. Once, the seat allotment is done successfully, the candidates will have to download the allotment letter and e-challan for fee payment.

TS Polycet 2020 Fee Structure



Government/Aided Polytechnic

(in Rs.)

Private (in Rs.)

Tuition Fee



Course Work Fee



Fames Fee



Association Fee



Laboratory and Workshop Fee



Library Non-refundable Fee



Admission Fee



Syllabus Book



Board Recognition Fee



Alumni Fee (only at the time of admission)






Note - Candidates who belong to SC/ST categories will be exempted from the payment of fee from S. NO. 1 to 6, only if the income of their parent(s) within the prescribed limit of 2,00,000 LPA and have an issued certificate for the same.

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will exams be postponed now in telangana? because of india lockdown

Manisha 29th Mar, 2020

Hello aspirant

various state level and board exams , recruitment exams , entrances exams  have been postponed across the country due to Corona birus outbreak and national Lock down,

In various states like Gujarat, Tamil Nadu , Maharashtra students from STD I to Ix are directly promoted to next year. On the other hand CBSE , CISCE have left no option excpt to postpone exams X and XII untill April 14 , 2020.

It seems like admission season for the academic sessions 2020-21 might delay.

Telangna intermediate exam which is scheduled on March 23, 2020 has been postponed. New dates will be announced after 15th April.

Telangna SSC exams which were to be scheduled in  March , 2020 has been postponed .

Telangna high court on March 20, 2020 directed the state and it's SSC board to postpone all the SSC exams scheduled to be held from March 23 to March 31.

JEE main exams will be conducted in the last week of May.

NEET 2020 has also  postponed.


can students who have studied in CBSE board can appear in POLYCET?

sushmitha M 20th Mar, 2020


Yes, you can appear for POLYCET as CBSE is recognized as an equivalent to SSC and you must pass all the subjects including MAths, Physics and Chemistry with a minimum of 35% marks in each subject.

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