GCET Counselling 2021: Registration, Dates, Seat Allotment, Dates

Result Date

Aug 3, 2021

Counselling Date

Aug 8, 2021

Aug 25, 2021 | Architecture, Engineering


The first round of counselling GUCET 2021 has begun. On Aug 8, 2021, the Goa Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) released the application form for GCET 2021 counselling. Candidates who have passed the GCET 2021 can now fill out and submit an application form for the GCET 2021 counselling process on the official website until Aug 17, 2021. From Aug 10, 2021, to Aug 17, 2021 the offline application form for GCET 2021 counselling can be submitted at various locations stated by the authorities. Candidates must select their preferred colleges and courses in order of preference when registering for GCET 2021 counselling. Seats will be assigned depending on rank, preferences, and seat availability. The GCET 2021 counselling date notification is available on the official website. Once the counselling process is over, the classes will begin as per the GCET academic calendar. 

Read on to learn more about GCET 2021 counselling.

GCET Counselling 2021 Highlights

Directorate of Technical Education will start counselling process of GCET 2021 after the GCET 2021 result declaration. The GCET round 1 2021 counselling date and time have been announced. The GCET 2021 counselling dates are mentioned below.

GCET  2021 Counselling Date
Events Dates
Announcement of result Aug 3, 2021
Availability of counselling form Aug 8, 2021
Final date to receive counselling form Aug 17, 2021
Submitting GCET Counselling Form at allowed locations Aug 10 to 17, 2021 (except Saturday and Sunday)
Release of eligibility list To be announced
Final date to comply with eligibility requirements To be announced
Announcement of provisional merit list To be announced
Declaration of final merit list To be announced
Start of counselling To be announced

GCET 2021 Counselling Procedure

Once the results are declared, the admission authority begins the GCET 2021 counselling round. The candidates who clear the cut off are called to appear for the counselling round. The step-wise counselling process of Goa CET 2021 has been described below.

Step 1: Candidates have to get the counseling admission form for which they have opted course and fill that admission form.

Step 2: Fill the GCET Counselling Form 2021

  • To fill the Counselling Form, the candidate had to enter details like name, GCET registration number, the category under which admission is sought, gender, marks obtained in GCET 2021.
  • The GCET 2021 counselling form has to be duly filled in the candidate’s handwriting.

Step 3: Submission of the Form

  • After ensuring that all the details are filled incorrectly, the candidate has to submit the GCET counselling form 2021 in person to the Directorate of Technical Education, Porvorim, Goa, and other notified locations.
  • The candidate will be handed an acknowledgment card as proof of receipt of the counselling form. They must keep the card safe, as it has to be displayed at the time of counselling, and DTE will not provide any duplicate acknowledgment card.

Step 4: Attending the Counselling Session:

  • Candidates who are listed in the merit list of GCET 2021 are eligible for counselling. Such candidates have to appear in person for counselling at the scheduled location on the scheduled date and time.
  • Each round of GCET 2021 counselling will be conducted in multiple days in which candidates are grouped into various categories based on their merit rank.

Step 5 - GCET 2021 Seat Allotment:

  • The allotment of seats will be based on the merit rank of the candidate, order of seat preference, and availability of seats in colleges.
  • Seat allotment of GCET will include mandatory document verification; only those who successfully complete the document (certificate) verification will be considered for seat allotment.
  • After each round of GCET seat allotment, the list of provisionally allotted candidates will be posted on the official website. Information like institution, branch, category, and marks of such candidates will be displayed.

Note: Vacant and unclaimed seats will be moved to the general category and offered in subsequent rounds of counselling.

Documents Required for GCET 2021 Counselling

As part of the admission process, the candidates who clear the cut off are asked to appear for the counselling round. The candidates appearing for the GCET 2021 counselling round must keep the following documents ready.

  • Mark sheet and Passing Certificate of Class 10
  • Mark Sheet and Passing Certificate of Class 12
  • GCET 2021 Admit Card
  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Caste Certificate (under which admission is sought) (ST/ SC/ OBC)
  • Income Certificate
  • Resident Certificate
  • Certificate of Eligibility from Goa University (if the candidate belongs to a board other than Goa board) 

GCET 2021 Seat Allotment

The GCET 2021 counselling process will be conducted in two rounds. Candidates will be assigned seats in the first round based on their merit rank and seat preference. If seats remain unfilled, more rounds of counselling will be held. The seat allotment is based on the following factors. 

  • Availability of Seats
  • Merit rank of the candidates
  • Order of seat preference
  • Reservations 

Participating Institute for GCET 2021 Counselling

The Goa Common Entrance Test (Goa CET) is a state-level entrance exam administered by the Department of Technical Education  (DTE Goa) for admission to professional degree courses in Engineering offered at various colleges in Goa. The candidates can have a look at the list of colleges that are participating in the GCET 2021 counseling round. 

Participating Institute for GCET 2021 Counselling
College Address
Goa Medical College Goa Medical College, Bambolim Goa 403 202.
Goa College of Engineering Goa College of Engineering Farmagudi Ponda Goa 403 401
Shree Rayeshwar Institute of Engg. and Info Tech. Shiv-Shail Karai Shiroda Goa 403103.
Agnel Institute of Technology and Design Assagao, Bardez, Goa 403 507.
P.E.S. Rajaram and Tarabai Badekar College of Pharmacy Post Box no. 73, Farmagudi Ponda Goa 403 401.
Shri Kamaxidevi Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital “Shiv-Shail”, Karai Shiroda-Goa 403 103.
Institute of Nursing Education Opp. Station Workshop, EME Bambolim Camp- Goa. 403202
Goa Dental College and Hospital Rajiv Gandhi Medical Complex, Bambolim Goa 403 202.
Padre Conceicao College of Engineering Agnel Technical Education Complex Verna, Goa 403 722.
Don Bosco College of Engineering Fatorda, Margao-Goa 403 602.
Goa College of Pharmacy 18th June Road, Panaji Goa 403 001.
Goa College of Architecture Dr T.B.Cunha Educational Complex, Altinho, Panaji Goa 403 001.
Gomantakl Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya and Research Centre “Vajem’’ Shiroda-Goa 403 103.
Vrindavan Institute of Nursing Education, Colvale Near Binani Glass Fibre Pvt. Ltd., Mushir Wado, Colvale, Bardez- Goa 403 513.


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