About: GOA Common Entrance Test 2019 popularly known as GCET 2019 or GOA CET 2019 is a state level entrance examination which is conducted by the DTE Goa Gov, i.e. the Directorate of Technical Education, for students seeking admissions into B.E, B.Arch, and B.Pharma
Repute: The Government of Goa established the Directorate of Technical Education(DTE Goa Gov.) in the year 1986 to Facilitate new technical education institutions and courses in the state of Goa with the vision to make Goa as a national hub for technical education.
Availability of Seats: As clearly stated in the GCET 2019 prospectus, a total of 1300 seats are available this year.
Level: GCET 2019 goa commonly known as Goa CET 2019 or GCET 2019 is a state level examination conducted by the state government of Goa.
Goa Common Entrance Test 2019
GCET/GOA CET 2019
Level of GCET/GOA CET 2019
Conducting Authority of GCET 2019
Directorate of Technical Education, Goa
Exam category of GCET 2019
Type of Questions in GCET 2019 Goa
GCET 2019 Goa Marking Scheme
(+)1 Mark for each correct response
No Negative marking.
GCET/GOA CET 2019 Exam Mode
Admissions to MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, Allied Health Sciences (Para Medical) & B.Sc. in Nursing Courses shall be based on NEET(National Entrance cum Eligibility Test) 2019 conducted by CBSE and eligibility criteria prescribed by respective regulatory authority.
As per the GCET 2019 official website, the following is the list of colleges participating in Goa CET 2019
Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Electronics, Computer Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Information Technology, Mining Engineering
|Computer Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering|
|Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering|
|Computer Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering|
Agnel Institute of Technology and Design
|Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronic and Commuications|
Payment: The GCET 2019 official website has given a clear direction and link as to how to make payments for the Goa CET 2019 exam.
Exam Date Released: GCET 2019 Exam Dates is released. The exam will take place on 8th May (for Physics & Chemistry) and 9th May (for Mathematics).
Application Form: GOA GCET 2019 application form is available from 22nd March 2019 to 3rd April 2019 . Interested candidates can fill the GCET 2019 application form online through the GCET 2019 official website.
Admit Card: The GCET 2019 admit card will be available from 30th April 2019. Candidates will be notified through the GCET 2019 official website.
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Qualifications: The candidate who has passed his/her 10+2 from state board or any other recognized board with Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry as the compulsory subjects are eligible for GCET/GOA CET 2019.
Age: The interested candidate should be at least 17 years of age for UG courses in order to be eligible for GCET/GOA CET 2019.
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Details: Interested candidates of GCET/GOA CET 2019 have to fill their personal information such as candidate's name, parent's name, address, DOB, phone number etc and have to upload their photograph in order to complete the application form successfully.
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Mode and Scheme: GCET/GOA CET 2019 examination is a pen-paper based exam that is conducted in offline mode and each paper shall consist of 75 questions of one mark each with no negative marking.
Duration: Registered candidates should keep in mind that the time duration for GCET/GOA CET 2019 is 2 hours.
Documents: It is mandatory to carry admit card along with identity card to the examination hall, failing in it the candidate will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.
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B.E: The syllabus for B.E includes the topic from Physics, maths, and chemistry of Class XI and Class XII prescribed by the state govt of goa.
B.Arch: The syllabus for B.Arch will be prescribed by NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) and the students can follow the NATA Board for regular updates.
To know more information about the detailed syllabus of all the paper along with courses related to it, click here.
Official Website: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 result will be announced after the examination on the GCET 2019 Official website 21st May 2019.
Credentials: Candidates need to enter their roll number and date of birth and submit to view the results and download and print out the scorecard for the further counselling process.
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Commencement: The process of counselling of GCET/GOA CET 2019 starts from 1st June 2019 and the eligible students are requested to take part in it.
Documents: Candidates must produce all the necessary documents required along with Form B in the counselling of GCET/GOA CET 2019.
Paper Analysis of GCET/GOA CET 2017:
Overall Difficulty level: The candidates who wrote GCET/GOA CET 2017 felt that the overall difficulty level of the examination was Moderate.
Paperwise difficulty: Candidates felt, while Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics were moderate and straightforward questions. But none of the questions asked in the exam was out of the syllabus.
Time limit problem: Candidates felt quite Moderate to complete all the Papers in the given time.
No of Questions
Main Purpose: Dates are very important aspects of any entrance examination, the candidate will get know about the proper schedule for filling the GCET/GOA CET 2019 application form and entrance examination dates and any other important dates.
Application form availability: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 online application form will be available from 22nd March 2019 to 3rd April 2019.
Admit card: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 admit card will be available on 30th April 2019.
Exam date: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 examination will be held on 7th May 2019 and up to 8th May 2019.
Result: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 result will be published on 21st May 2019.
Counselling: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 counselling process will begin on 1st June 2019.
Nationality: The candidates must be a citizen of GCET/Goa CET 2019 for applying for this exam.
Domicile: The candidates not having the valid Domicile or the citizenship certificate will not be eligible to apply for the GCET/GOA CET 2019 exam.
Age: Candidates must be of 17 years of age before the 31st December of the academic year for applying for the Medical courses i.e. MBBS/BDS. There is no age limitation for the candidates for applying for any of the medical courses as per the norms of Eligibility Criteria of GCET 2019.
SC/ST Candidates: Candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC will have to secure a minimum of 45% marks. In case of and physically handicapped candidates, they are required to secure minimum of 40% marks.
PUC Candidates: Candidates who are appearing in the exam of the class 12th can also apply for the exam and they have to submit all the required documents till the date provided by the institution if they got selected.
Note: Candidates not having the required percentage will not be able to take the exam and got selected for the admission process.
Registration of applicant:
Application filling: Visit the official GCET/GOA CET 2019 website and fill the form.
Selecting exam center: Choose your preferred GCET exam center.
Previously studied college: Complete details about your education.
Cross check: Check the information you entered once again and then submit it at the center along with three identical photographs. The candidate is required to submit Class 10 and 12 passing certificate along with Class 12 hall ticket.
Fine: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 forms are accepted until last week of April 2019 with a late fee of INR.1000/-.
Application cost: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 application fee is INR. 1500/-.
Submission: The registration for this examination has to be physically done.
Official site: You can download the form from the official website of GCET/GOA CET 2019.
Fee: The candidate needs to download the form from the official website and then submit it, duly filled along with the application fees at the Center mentioned.
Procedure: Two application forms will be issued for GCET/Goa Cet 2019 exam. It will be distinguished as Form-A and Form-B.Candidates are required to fill Form-A, to apply for the entrance examination. Whereas, Form-B will be filled for the admission into professional degree courses.
Late fee: The forms are accepted up to last week of April 2019 along with the late fees of INR.1000/-.
Collecting Application: The candidates also have the option of collection the GCET/GOA CET 2019 application forms from the designated centers in Goa.
Photographs: The form is to be submitted along with three photographs of the candidate.
The candidates will find the following details printed on the admit card:
Name: Full name of the candidate entered while filling up application form
Photograph: Photograph submitted along with the application form
Roll number: Candidates will be provided with a roll number to appear in GCET 2019.
Exam venue details: Address of GCET exam center.
Exam code: Centre code will be printed on the admit card
Exam Date and Time: It is compulsory to appear for GCET in two days
Date of birth of the candidate: Candidate’s age as provided in the application form.
Exam mode: The GCET examination is in English and is conducted in a pen paper mode.
Pen specifications: Candidates need to carry a black ballpoint pen to answer the questions.
Questions: It will be a multiple choice examination with four options available for each question.
Marks: Each correct answer will fetch you one mark.
Duration: The GCET/GOA CET 2019 examination will be conducted over a period of two days.
Topics: The questions in the exam will be asked from the syllabus of class XI and XII, as according to the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education.The GCET/Goa CET 2019 examination has four papers consisting of two hours each.The papers consist of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Computer Science.
Exam Pattern: There will be 75 questions for one mark each. Thus, there will be 225 questions in total for a duration of 2 hours. There is no negative marking.
The syllabus for GCET examination is as follows:
Magnetic effects of current and magnetism
Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
Dual nature of matter and radiation
Atoms and nuclei
General principles and processes of isolation of elements
D and F block elements
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Alcohols, phenols and ethers
Aldehydes, Ketones and carboxylic acids
Organic compounds containing nitrogen
Chemistry in everyday life
Relations and functions
Vectors and three-dimensional geometry
Step to download GCET 2019 results:
The result of GCET 2019 will be announced tentatively in the third week of May 2019.
The given steps can be followed by the candidates to check the GCET 2019 result:
The view the individual result of GCET 2019, the candidates will have to select “GCET Number” option.
Next, the candidates will have to enter their roll number.
The individual GCET Result 2019 will be displayed on the screen.
The candidates can check the GCET result and print it out for future use.
Note: The candidates will also be able to view the result of all candidates which will be uploaded online in downloadable PDF format.
The successful candidates will have to take part in the counseling process which will in June 2019 and go on until July 2019.
The counseling will be held for Goa GCET 2019 admission for the candidates into the various engineering programs. Candidates must attend two rounds for counseling. The application Form B must be produced at the time of counseling.
Candidate must fill the form by their own handwriting. They must fix one passport size photograph in the form and another on the acknowledgment card.
Candidates must produce all the necessary documents required along with Form B without which they will not be allowed to take admission.
Candidates must note the scheduled dates allotted for counseling and attend the counseling process without failure.
At the time of counseling, candidates will be allotted seats on the basis of their rank.
The admission will be completed only after the candidate has deposited his/her original documents and paid the fees.
Date of Birth Proof
GCET 2016 Admit Card
Acknowledgement Slip of GCET 2016 with photograph
Class X Mark Sheet
Class X Certificate
Class XII Mark Sheet
Class XII Passing Certificate
School Leaving Certificate
Caste Certificate (if applicable)
Documents to claim relaxation in the period of residence (if applicable)
Family income certificate (or tuition fee waiver)
Approved By AICTE
For getting admission in GCET one has to score more than 50% in PCM in 12th class.After that students have to pass an entrance examination called JKCET. If they score good they get college on the basis of ranking. The procedure is simple. There are 300 seats available in college. So top 300 rankers can get GCET but if they don't admit themselves, further counselling goes on till all seats get filled.
A student has to write and qualify GCET entrance exam to get the admission.
The students must complete their 12th grade with at least 75% with PCM stream and give an entrance exam of GCET and secure a good rank to get the admission in this college.
People had to go through rounds of admission based on the scores of the GCET (Goa Common Entrance Test) wherein the cutoff scores were taken into account for filling up of seats in the desired colleges.
Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) is a must to get into any of the colleges affiliated to Goa University. The cutoff's for Medical is comparitively high as compared to engineering courses.
Does Goa College of Engineering provides Mining engineering course after qualifying GCET?
Yes, Goa college of engineering provides mining engineering course after candidate qualifies GCET.
I have to take admission in MBBS. Do I need to give GCET or any other exam?
To take admission in MBBS, you need not give GCET. You will need to appear for NEET Exam.
What are the top 5 colleges that accept GCET score?
The Top colleges that accept GCET score are:
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I want to know about the GCET Counselling Date.
Can I get admission in GCET in Mechanical Engineering with a rank of 1300 in JKCET?