About: Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET) is conducted every year by Kakatiya University, Warangal on behalf of TSCHE, Hyderabad for admission in MBA & MCA professional courses.
Level: TS ICET 2019 is a state level entrance examination
Conducting Authority: TS ICET is conducted by Kakatiya University on behalf of Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE)
Mode: TS ICET 2019 is conducted through the online mode i.e. Computer-based Test (CBT).
Questions & Duration: 200 objective type question will be asked in TS ICET 2019 in a duration of 2 hours 30 minutes.
Admissions: TS ICET 2019 Admission will be based on counselling where the students will be allotted seats as per the rank secured in the TS ICET 2019.
TS ICET Highlights
Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test
Kakatiya University on behalf of Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE)
Mode of Exam
Type and No. of Question
200 Objective Type Questions
2 Hours 30 Minutes
Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Application Form: TS ICET 2019 Application Form will be available on the official website from 6th March 2019 and the last date to submit the Application Form is on 30th April 2019
Admit Card: Candidates who have completed the registration process will receive the Admit Card for TS ICET 2019 on 7th May 2019
Exam Date: TS ICET 2019 will be conducted as Computer-based Test (CBT Online) on 23rd May 2019
Result Date: Result will be declared in the form of Scorecard on the official website on 13th June 2019, the candidate can also download the scorecard.
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Qualification: Candidates should have a Bachelor's Degree with minimum 3 years of duration from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% of marks (45% for SC/ST candidates).
Domicile and Age: The candidates should satisfy the local/ non-local status requirements and should be of Indian origin. There are no age criteria for the candidates to apply for the TS ICET 2019.
No. of Attempts: There is no set limit for the number of attempts for TS ICET.
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Application Date: TS ICET 2019 Application Form will be available on the official website from 6th March 2019 till 30th April 2019.
Application fee: The candidates have to pay INR 650/- as TS ICET 2019 Application fee (INR 450/- for SC/ST Candidates) by visiting the official site.
Documents Required: The candidates have to upload their Photographs and Signature in JPEG format while filling the application form.
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Topics: TS ICET 2019 consists of 200 marks which comprise of three sections namely Analytical Ability, Reasoning Ability, and Communication skills.
Duration: The TS ICET is conducted online in selected Exam Centre. It has a total duration of 2 hours and 30 mins (150 minutes)
Marks: One mark will be awarded for each correct response and there is no negative marking
Medium: TS ICET will be conducted in English and Telugu medium.
Syllabus: TS ICET Syllabus is based on the curriculum of class 10+2. It evaluates a candidate’s quantitative, verbal/reading and reasoning skills.
Analytical Section: TS ICET Syllabus consist of the Analytical section includes topics from Data Sufficiency (20 marks) and Problem Solving (55 marks).
Mathematical Section: Mathematical section includes topics from Arithmetic (35 marks), Algebra (15 marks), Geometry (15 marks), and Statistics (10 marks).
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Credentials: The candidates who need Admit Card have to enter their registered E-mail/ Application Number in order to download their Admit card/ Hall Ticket.
Specifics: Admit Card contains the Candidate's Name, Exam Date, Photograph, Signature, Exam Centre, Phone Number on their Admit Card.
Admission: TS ICET Admit Card is also a necessary document for the Counselling Process and subsequent admission procedures.
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Choice of Exam Centers: Exam Centre is spread all across the state of Telangana, the candidates have to select their preferred Exam Centres while filling the Application Form.
Test Centres: Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET) is held across 16 Regional Test Centers in Telangana State.
Locations: Some of the Exam Centres for TS ICET are listed here, Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Mahabubnagar, Rangareddy, Kurnool, Tirupati, Vijayawada etc.
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Date: TS ICET Results will be available on the official website from 13th June 2019 which will be released by the conducting authority.
Qualifying Marks: For General/ OBC candidate has to secure minimum 25% marks and for SC/ ST category candidates there is no such qualification.
Tie-breaking: If more than one candidate scores same in the TS ICET 2019, the tie-breaking will be done by considering the marks scored by the candidate in Section A, Section B and the age of the candidate.
Cut-off: TS ICET Cut off is the minimum score required to secure admission in MBA and MCA courses offered by various colleges an institutions in the state of Telangana.
Merit List: Based on the Results, the conducting body will announce the Merit List.
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Eligibility: The candidates who have successfully cleared the TS ICET can participate in Counselling Process which will begin on 27th June 2019.
Process: The candidates have to first register for the TS ICET Counselling Process, then carry out the TS ICET 2019 document verification process and should select his/ her preferred college through the online TS ICET 2019 portal.
Seat Allotment: Admission to 85% of seats shall be reserved for the local candidates. 15% of the seats shall be left unreserved, as specified in the AP Educational Institutions order 1974 as amended.
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Before diving into course books and relevant material, solve the last year question paper to assess where you need to start your preparation from.
After having ascertained what sections need works, prepare a plan that divides topics to be covered and time to allot to each topic.
Yes, this is one of the most crucial things to remember. Solve as many question papers as possible. Do section wise tests to see which topics need work. Also, solve previous year question papers so you get a sense of what can be expected in terms of difficulty level
Time yourself while solving question papers. It will help you understand your speed and level of accuracy.
Be calm and understand that this test can be aced by practice and smart studying
This will not only help you during the exam but also prepare you for current affairs and gk questions that may be asked in the interview.
Reach on or before the time mentioned on the Admit Card
Electronic gadgets are not allowed inside the examination hall
Students can take the plain clipboard along with them in the examination hall but, they must ensure nothing should be written on the board.
Only two Black or Blue ballpoint pens are allowed
Xerox copy of photo ID proof
Students should carry the same passport size photograph as the one uploaded while filling the TS ICET online form.
Print a copy of the TS ICET Admit Card is mandatory.
Address: University College of Commerce and Business Management,
Kakitiya University, Vidyaranyapuri,
Warangal-506009 (Telangana), India
Official Website: icet.tsche.ac.in
The dates and information updates regarding the TS ICET 2019 will be given on February 28th, 2019.
The TS ICET registration forms will be made available on the official website by 6th March 2019.
All the candidates are expected to submit the application form by 30th April 2019.
The admit card for TS ICET can be obtained from the official website on 7th May 2019.
TS ICET 2019 is scheduled to be held on 23rd May 2019.
The TS ICET preliminary key will be introduced on May 21st, 2019.
The last date for TS ICET submission of objections on a Preliminary key is May 24th, 2019.
The final key and the results will be announced on the official website by 13th June 2019.
All the candidates applying for TS ICET 2019 should be an Indian citizen.
If the candidate is from outside of Telangana, then it is mandatory to submit a local/ Non-local certificate from the officials to study in a Telangana Educational Institution (Regulations of Admission) Order, 1974 as amended up to date, to be eligible for the exam.
If the qualifying degree is obtained by distance mode then it should be recognized by the joint committee of UGC, AICTE, and DEC, to be valid for the TSICET 2019 exam.
The candidates appearing for the final exams of their required degrees are also eligible to apply for TS ICET 2019.
The candidates from all categories must have scored a minimum of 25% in the TSICET 2019 to be eligible for admission.
All the candidates can start applying for TS ICET 2019 from #application_date
The last date to submit the application form is 30th April 2019 without the late fees.
The last date for the submission of the application form with late fees is 1st June 2019.
Visit the TSICET 2019 official website, complete the basic registration and fill in your personal details.
The candidate will be assigned TSICET 2019 login ID and a password which he/she can use for the main registration.
Proceed to the application form, fill all the required fields with genuine information.
Choose the centre for examination according to the convenience of the candidate.
Verify all the details on the application form and submit the form.
All the candidates applying for the examination are supposed to pay the application fee, according to the categories they belong to:
The candidate can complete the payment for the application form online through Credit/Debit Card ORTS/AP Online Centers/Citizen Service Centers, E – Seva Centers in T.S. & A.P.
All the candidates can start applying online on the official website from 6th March 2019.
Candidates have to submit the application form by 30th April 2019.
Candidates who fail to do so can submit the form by April first week with a late fee.
All the candidates have to pay an application fee, INR 650 (For general/OBC) and INR 450 (For SC/ST) categories.
All the candidates are expected to fill the application form with relevant and genuine details and must self-verify before submission.
On submission of the details, the candidates will be required to make payment of the TSICET application fee, via any payment mode of their choice.
With the successful payment of TSICET 2019 application fee, the TSICET 2019 Registration will be complete.
The admit card will be made available to all the registered candidates on the official website by 7th May 2019
A copy of the admit card will not be sent by post/mail to any candidate.
Candidates have to log on to their account on the official website with the credentials provided to them to obtain their admit card.
The candidates must verify all the information present on the admit card, in case of any errors/ discrepancies, the candidate is to notify the examination authority as soon as possible with the help of contact details specified on the official website.
The candidates must preserve the admit card till the end of the admission process.
All the candidates have to obtain their admit card from the official website, if they encounter any problem/issue regarding that, they are to notify the examination authority.
All the candidate must possess his/ her admit cards on the day of examination. If they do not, they will be not permitted to write the examination.
The TSICET 2019 is a pen and paper offline test which will be conducted at selected examination centers across the state of Telangana.
The candidate will be allowed to attempt TS ICET 2019 for a maximum duration of 150 minutes (2.5 hours).
The question paper will comprise of 200 objective type questions which will carry 1 mark each.
There will be no deduction of marks for wrong answers.
TSICET 2019 is divided into three sections namely Communication Ability, Mathematical Ability and Analytical Ability.
The syllabus followed for the TSICET 2019 exam includes:
Analytical Ability: 75Q (75 Marks)
Data Sufficiency: 20Q (20 Marks)
Problem Solving 55Q (55 Marks)
Sequences and Series 25Q (25 Marks):
Data Analysis 10Q (10 Marks):
Coding and Decoding Problems 10Q (10 Marks):
Date, Time & Arrangement Problems 10Q (10 Marks):
Mathematical Ability 75Q (75 Marks)
Arithmetical Ability: 35Q (35 Marks):
Algebraical and Geometrical Ability: 30Q (30 Marks)
Statistical Ability: 10Q (10 Marks)
Identify vocabulary used in the day-to-day communication.
Understand the functional use of grammar in day-to-day communication as well as in the business contexts.
Identify the basic terminology and concepts in computer and business contexts (letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes etc.).
Understand written text and drawing inferences.
TSICET 2019 Result is expected to be announced on the official website by 13th June 2019.
The unreserved category candidates are expected to secure at least 25% marks in the TSICET 2019 written the examination to be shortlisted.
For all candidates belonging to ST or SC categories, there are no such restrictions for TSICET 2019
Based on the ranking secured by the candidate in the written examination, the candidate will be shortlisted for the counseling process.
Candidates shortlisted based on their ranking can attend the counseling process from 27th June 2019.
The counseling process will finalize the allotment of seats for the candidates.
Based on this TSICET 2019 shortlist, the candidates can proceed for the TSICET 2019 Counselling Process.
All the candidates who are shortlisted for TSICET 2019 Counseling process must register themselves by filling and submitting the registration form at the counseling center.
All the candidates appearing for the counseling process are expected to produce all the original documents and academic records. Failing to do so will result in the candidate not being allowed to continue with the counseling procedure.
After the certificate verification, the conducting body will release an online portal for the candidates where they have to enter their preference of colleges in the online portal and lock it.
During the TSICET 2019 seat allotment process, the choices that have been locked by the candidate before the deadline will be considered for seat allocation. The final seat allotment will be made on the basis of the TSICET 2019 Merit list and availability of seats apart from the candidate’s choice.
The final phase of TSICET 2019 Counseling is payment of the fee. The candidates are required to download the Bank Challan from the online website. The fee can be paid in any of the Andhra Bank or Indian Bank in the state of Telangana. The candidates will receive a proof of the payment and with this receipt, the candidates must report to the allotted colleges.