About: Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research (SVNIRTAR) is an autonomous body. It is governed by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt. of India.
Background: SVNIRTAR 2019 is the entrance exam for admissions into 3 Bachelors degree such as BPT (Bachelor of Physiotherapy), BOT (Bachelor of Occupational Therapy), BPT (Bachelor of Prosthetics and orthotics) and it is conducted by Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research (SVNIRTAR).
University: It is affiliated to Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
Conducting Authority: SVNIRTAR conducts the Common Entrance Test (CET) every year. It also has an accreditation for DNB in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation of National Board of Examination (NBE), New Delhi.
Courses Offered: The courses offered are three Bachelor Degree courses in Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Prosthetics and Orthotics and two Postgraduate courses of Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy affiliated to Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.
Level: The SVNIRTAR CET 2019 is a university Level Entrance Exam.
Mode: The exam is conducted in the offline mode(Paper and pen-based).
Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research Common Entrance Test
Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research
Type of Exam
Mode of Exam
Date of Examination
1st July 2019
Multiple Choice Questions with a single correct response
For Every Correct Answer Plus (+) 1 Mark
No Negative Marking
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
4 and Half years
Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (BOT)
4 and Half years
Bachelor of Prosthetics & Orthotics (BPO)
4 and Half years.
Vacant seats will be filled up with the qualified candidates from the general category (GC) in the order of merit.
The physically handicapped candidates must appear before a duly constituted medical board for an examination to certify that the candidate's fitness to pursue the course of study in light of his/her physical disability and the requirements of the courses.
The decision of the Board will be final.
Application Form: The application form will be issued by the for SVNIRTAR CET 2019 from 10th April 2019 to complete the 10th May 2019.
Admit Card: The Admit Card will be issued for the one who completed the application process available from 10th June 2019.
Results: SVNIRTAR 2019 CET results will be announced on 12th July 2019.
Counselling: Counselling will be held on 1st August 2019, soon after the SVNIRTAR 2019 CET results are declared.
To know more about exam schedule, please feel free to check for the SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Important Dates section.
Age Criteria: The candidates who are born between 01st January 1998 and 31st December 2001 (inclusive of both dates) are eligible. For SC, ST & PH category candidates, the candidate should be born on 01st January 1993 and 31st December 2001 (inclusive of both dates).
Passed 10+2 /ISc or equivalent-recognized exam with subjects Physics (P), Chemistry (C), Biology (B) and English with a minimum aggregate of 50% in PCB when taken together.
For SC/ST and PH applicants, the minimum marks should be 40% and 45% respectively.
Candidates awaiting for qualifying examination results with essential subjects can apply and appear for the entrance exam.
The candidates are not eligible to appear in the entrance exam if they have discontinued their regular study for more than 3 (three) years.
Candidates passing from the recognized NIOS (National Institute of Open School) fulfilling the eligibility criteria can apply for the exam.
Candidates should have studied at least five subjects with any of the following group of subjects:
English, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology
English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and any other language
To know more about eligibility, please go to the SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Eligibility section.
Availability: The SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Application Form for will be available on the official website and also in offline mode.
Details: The candidates are required to enter details such as personal details, qualification details, contact details, and have to upload the scanned image of the candidate and a signature image in order to complete the application process.
Mode of Fee Payment: The SVNIRTAR CET 2019 candidates can pay their Fee by both online and offline mode. Payment can be done in debit/credit/Net Banking/Demand Draft.
Candidates must fill the application form available on the official website and should follow the further instructions.
Visit the official website of SVNIRTAR CET 2019.
Register to SVNIRTAR 2019 by entering required details. Candidates must enter details such as name, parents name, address, contact information etc.
Candidates registered can log in using their id and password.
Payment of Examination Fee and Printing of the “Confirmation Page”.
Upload scanned images of recent photograph, signature and also thumb impression.
Candidates need to download and print the application form available on the official website.
Pay the application fee through Demand Draft in the bank.
The duly filled-in application form should be submitted in person or by speed post so as to reach the office of:
The Chairman CET 2019,
Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training & Research
Olatpur, Bairoi PO,
Cuttack Dist. - 754010 (ODISHA)
Credentials to Download: In order to get admit card, the candidate should enter registration number and password in the official website. For offline applications, the admit card will be sent through speed post.
Details on Admit Card: The admit card contains details such as registration Number, exam Centre, examination date and time, candidates photo and signature etc.
Documents: Candidates should compulsorily carry the SVNIRTAR CET 2019 admit card along with their identity card to the examination hall, failing which the candidate will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.
Log into the user account on the official website SVNIRTAR CET 2019 to download the admit card.
Enter details such as registered Email ID or Application number and Date of Birth.
Click on 'Submit' to get Admit Cards.
Click on the link to download the admit card. The admit card will be downloaded in PDF format.
Take the print out of the admit card for future reference.
To know more about hall ticket, please go to the SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Admit Card.
Mode: The SVNIRTAR CET 2019 exam will be conducted in offline mode (Pen and Paper based test).
Duration: Examination will be conducted for 2 hours.
Marking Schema: Candidates get 1 mark each for every correct answer and there is no negative marking.
Sections: SVNIRTAR CET 2019 will have one paper consisting of two parts.
Section 1 contains a total of 10 questions on General Knowledge.
Section 2 contains a total of 90 questions on Physics, Chemistry and Maths/Biology.
To know more about the exam pattern, please go to the SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Exam Pattern section.
Subjects: SVNIRTAR 2019 examination will be based on the syllabus prescribed for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics by CBSE for XIth and XIIth standards.
Sections: The SVNIRTAR 2019 paper will be having two sections Part A and Part B.
PART A- General Ability and General Knowledge
PART B- Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology
Reference: In order to score more marks in the SVNIRTAR 2019 examination the candidates can refer to the books that are related to the topics.
To know more about syllabus, feel free to check SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Syllabus section.
Declaration: Results will be declared in the official website of SVINRTAR CET 2019 on 12th July 2019.
Credentials: The candidates need to enter their roll no, date of birth, and application number to get their results for SVINRTAR CET 2019.
Visit the official website.
Enter the login details(Roll Number/Application Number and DOB).
Results will be displayed on the screen.
Download and print the result sheet for future communications.
To know more about results, go to the SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Results section.
Counselling Date: The SVINRTAR CET 2019 Counselling will commence from 1st August 2019. Only the shortlisted applicants can log in to the official website and check their counselling dates.
Location: The counselling for admission will be held at Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training & Research (SVNIRTAR), Cuttack.
Merit List: Based on the marks obtained, conducting authority will release the merit list. Candidates will be called for the counselling process based on the merit list.
Documents required: Candidates need to provide original certificates and also two sets of self-attested photocopies of the same. One of the original documents (10th certificate/12th mark sheet) may be retained in the Institute until the completion of the first year examination.
Fee: Candidates are required to deposit the prescribed fee on the spot by demand draft.
Seat Allotment: Candidates will be allotted seats based on the rank obtained and the availability of seats. The candidate who is allocated a seat will be admitted provisionally.
Note: A candidate can't claim a seat if he/she fails to attend the counselling process.
To know more about counselling, please go to the SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Counselling section.
Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research, SVNIRTAR
Olatpur, P.O: Bairoi Dist: Cuttack Odisha
Phone No: 0671-2805552
FAX No: 0671-2805862
Commencement of online registration: The SVINRTAR online application process will generally commence in 10th April 2019
Last date of online registration. The last date of online registration without late fee is 10th May 2019.
Admit card: The admit card will be made available from 10th June 2019 onwards.
Exam date: The SVINRTAR exam will be held on 1st July 2019.
Result date: The SVINRTAR results are usually declared on 12th July 2019.
Counseling session: The counselling sessions are usually in 1st August 2019.
The following are the eligibility criteria for SVNIRTAR CET 2019.
Course: BPT (4 years+6 months)
Course: BOT (4 years+6 months)
Course: BPO (4 years+6months)
Mode: The candidates can apply for SVNIRTAR in both online and offline mode.
Online Application: The candidate will have to submit online at the Official website(The submission will be confirmed only on receipt of Hard Copy of Application form & valid Demand Draft).
Offline Application: The candidate will have to take a print-out of the application form available on our website, fill it up as per instructions and send by speed post along with a valid Demand Draft:
Mode of Application: The mode of application for SVINRTAR CET is online and offline. Applicants must go on the SVINRTAR official website in order to register for the exam.
Mode of Payment of application fee: The application fee can be paid either online or through Demand Draft.
Fee: The Application Fee for SVNIRTAR #CET 2019 is INR 500 for SC/ST and INR 600 for other categories.
Steps to download SVNIRTAR admit card:
Link: The candidate must click on the link to download the admit card and a PDF format of the SVNIRTAR 2019 admit card will be generated.
Print: The SVNIRTAR CET 2019 admit card must be printed and kept for future use.
Name of the candidate
Timings of the test
NIFT 2019 Exam Center
Duration: SVNIRTAR CET exam will be conducted for 2 hours (120 minutes).
Question Type: Questions are based on multiple choices Objective Type of 10+2 syllabus.
Total Question: There will be 100 multiple choices Objective Type questions for one mark each.
If a candidate marks more than one option, answer to the question will be deemed incorrect.
Any question, which is left unattended shall be awarded ZERO marks.
Section: The entrance test shall have one paper consisting of two parts.
General Ability & General Knowledge
Biology (Zoology & Botany) OR Mathematics
Steps to Check SVNIRTAR CET 2019 Results:
Credentials: Enter Date of Birth or Application Number or Roll Number (any 2).
Submit: Click on Submit Button to view results.
Merit List: Merit list/ Waiting list will be generated on the basis of marks obtained in the Common Entrance Test - 2019.
Counselling: The result and schedule of counselling will be available on the website www.svnirtar.nic.in & www.niohkol.nic.in by the stipulated date. The candidates are advised to appear for counselling based on result published on the Offical Website.
Venue: The counselling for admission shall be held at Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training & Research (SVNIRTAR).
Fee: The candidate will have to secure the seat on the same day after counselling by depositing the admission fees. The candidates should report to the Chairman, CET - 2019, Director, SVNIRTAR, Cuttack on the date and time notified for counselling in person.
Approved By AICTE
SVNIRTAR CET examination is conducted for admission to courses in physiotherapy, occupational therapy and prosthetic and orthosis.
Is the Online application fee same as offline application fee?
What is the age limit for appearing SVNIRTAR CET ?
The age criteria for reserved category is different than that of general category for SVNIRTAR CET 2018. Refer the below given age criteria:
General candidates: Born between 1st January 1997 and 31st December 2000
SC/ST candidates: Born between 1st January 1992 and 31st December 2000
Click here to know more baout the eligibility criteria.
When can we fill in the Application Form to SVNIRTAR CET?
The Application Form to SVNIRTAR CET 2017 will be available from the 21st of March 2017.