GCET 2018 to be conducted on May 8 and 9
Updated on Sep 29, 2017 - 2:35 p.m. IST by Bachan Thakur
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Directorate of Technical Education (Goa) will conduct Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) 2018 on May 8 and 9 in offline (Pen and paper based) mode. Apart from the exam dates, the exam conducting authority has also declared the schedule and marking scheme for the state level entrance test. According to DTE officials, GCET Physics and Chemistry Papers will be held from 10 am to 12 pm and from 2 pm to 4 pm respectively on May 8, while the paper for Mathematics will be conducted from 10 am to 12 pm on May 9.


Each of the three papers of GCET 2018 would be conducted for 2 hours with each paper having 75 questions. Candidates will be awarded 1 mark for each correct answer, however, for incorrect answers there would be no negative marking. This means that candidates would not loose any marks against the incorrect answers.


More details about the various events associated with the entrance exam will be announced in the due course. In 2017, Goa CET was conducted on May 9 and 10, while for the academic year 2018-19, the state entrance test will be held on May 8 and 9.


Approximately 20,000 candidates register for GCET every year. Out of the total registered candidates, last year around 14,798 had taken the test. There are 5 participating institutes in the state which offer admissions to qualifying candidates in B.E programmes.

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Every year, Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa conducts GCET for offering admission to qualifying candidates in undergraduate engineering programmes in participating universities, institutes and colleges across Goa.


DTE, Goa was established by the Government of Goa in 1986 with an objective of facilitating new technical education institutions and courses in the state. The purpose is also to prepare budget and distribute funds for technical education. DTE Goa’s responsibility also includes managing and controlling the technical education and institutes in the state through rules and regulations of the statutory bodies like MHRD, UGC, AICTE, PCI, COA, etc.


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what is the last date of application form of GCET 2020?

Sujatha Venkat 18th Feb, 2020

Hello  Aspirant,

The application form of gcet will be available in official website.Candidates can submit the GCET applications by end of march. Exam will be conducted on 5th and 6th of may for undergraduate courses in different colleges. Use below link for more information


Hope this is useful.


Is MBA colleges there in Goa for civil engineering and how to prepare for gcet exams. is there any books available to prepare for this exams

L RESHMASREE 13th Jan, 2020

M.B.A colleges in Goa are :-

  • GIM - Goa Institute of Management

  • GU - Goa University

  • Sri Sri Institute of Management Studies

  • Ann Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology

  • IIAS School of Management (IIAS Goa)

  • National Institute of Construction Management and Research, Goa

Civil Engineering colleges in Goa are :-

  • Goa College Of Engineering

  • Goa College of Engineering, Ponda

  • Shri Rayeshwar Institute of Engineering And Information   Technology,  Ponda

  • Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences, Zuarinagar

Best book to help your preparation for GCET is - Practice Books for JEE Main & Advanced (Arihant)


How to apply for gcet exam plz I need some guidance

Devang Prajapati 26th Dec, 2019

GCET exam conducted by goa state.Last Date to of application is third week of March and exam will be conducted in may.you can gell full information on link"GCET Application Form 2020, Registration - Apply online here" https://engineering.careers360.com/articles/gcet-application-form/amp


How to study (in what way & what things) to qualify uptu examination for GCET (Greater Noida) for cse?

Ritu Raj 23rd Dec, 2019

For the UPTU / UPSEE examination you should cover whole syllabus and practice questions a lot.

You should go through the previous year papers and try to solve it in the required time .
This will boost up your confidence before examination.


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Piyush kumar 27th Nov, 2019
Hi there!
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