Post-Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test commonly referred to as TS PGECET is a Telangana State Level Common Entrance Test for Admission into Regular PG Courses in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy (ME / M.Tech./ M.Pharmacy / M.Arch ), Graduate level Pharm-D (Post Baccalaureate) for the academic year 2020-21 conducted by Osmania University on behalf of Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE), a Statutory body of the Government of Telangana., Hyderabad.
July 4, 2020: The Telangana State Education Board has decided to postpone the examination further due to the alarming increase in the number of COVID-19 cases. The new TS PGECET 2020 exam dates will be updated soon.
July 4, 2020: The last date to apply for the TS PGECET 2020 has been extended to June 10, 2020 due to the increasing threat and spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The rescheduled dates for the same are updated in the important dates section.
- What is TS PGECET?
- TS PGECET 2020 Exam Date
- TS PGECET 2020 Eligibility
- TS PGECET 2020 Syllabus
- TS PGECET 2020 Exam Pattern
- TS PGECET 2020 Application Form Out
- TS PGECET 2020 Exam Centres
- TS PGECET 2020 Admit Card
- TS PGECET 2020 Counselling
- TS PGECET College List
- Contact Details
What is TS PGECET?
- About: Telangana State Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test, commonly known as TS PGECET, is a well-known entrance examination conducted to provide admissions to various Post Graduate programmes such as ME, M.Tech, M.Pharmacy, M.Arch, and various other courses. The students may get admission in government colleges and private as well which are based only in Telangana. Those aspirants who qualify the entrance exam will be able to take admission to various engineering and medical colleges.
- Level: Telangana State Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (TS PGECET) is a State Level Entrance Examination for admission into Regular PG Courses.
- Conducting Authority: The University College of Engineering, Osmania University, conducts TS PGECET on behalf of Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) and allocates seats to applied candidates.
- Background: The TSCHE is primarily a coordinating body between the UGC and State Government and the Universities. It conducts various entrance tests namely TS EAMCET, TS ICET, TS ECET, TS PGECET for the candidates residing in the Telangana State.
- Frequency: TS PGECET Exam is conducted once a year usually in the month of May for those candidates who are seeking admissions into different PG Courses.
- Courses offered: Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy (ME / M.Tech./ M.Pharmacy / M.Arch ), Graduate level Pharm-D (Post Baccalaureate) are the courses that are offered through TS PGECET for the academic year 2020.
- Exceptions: GATE and GPAT qualified candidates are exempted from attempting TS PGECET examination. They can directly apply for Counselling procedure of TS PGECET 2020.
TS PGECET 2020 Highlights
|Exam Name||Telangana State Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test|
|Exam Level||State Level|
|Conducting Authority||Osmania University|
|Exam Type||Post Graduation|
|Mode of Examination||Online|
|Date of Exam||August 5, 2020 to August 8, 2020|
|Type of Questions||Objective Questions|
|Medium of Paper||English|
|Marking Scheme||+1 Mark for every correct answer|
|Negative Marking||No Negative Marking|
Courses Offered through TS PGECET 2020
|Architecture (M.Arch)||2 years|
|Technology (M.Tech)||2 years|
|Engineering (M.E)||4 years|
TS PGECET 2020 Exam Date
- TS PGECET 2020 Notification has been released on March 04, 2020.
- The Application Forms have been made available from March 12, 2020 for the eligible candidates who wish to apply for the examination. The last date for submission of application forms without late fee is June 10, 2020.
- Admit Card will be available for the applicants on the official website.
- TS PGECET 2020 exam will be conducted between August 5, 2020 and August 8, 2020.
- Counselling sessions will commence in August 2020.
- All the students are supposed to fill the application form positively within the time otherwise the late entries will not be entertained.
- Read more about TS PGECET 2020 Important Dates
TS PGECET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
- Qualification: The Candidate must hold a bachelor's degree with respect to the stream they opt for and should have a minimum aggregate of 50% for General Category and 45% for the Reserved Categories.
- Domicile: Candidates opting for the exam must be a Citizen of India and should hold a domicile of Telangana/Andra Pradesh.
- Age limit: There is no age limit for candidates to appear for TS PGECET 2020.
- Read more about TS PGECET 2020 Eligibility
TS PGECET 2020 Syllabus
- Syllabus for TS PGECET 2020 will include chapters from the Bachelors's degree level for respective papers.
- The syllabus will be different for each discipline and will depend on what the candidate opts for. In order to score more marks in the exam, the candidates can refer to the reference section for prescribed books that will help to fetch more marks.
- Read more about TS PGECET 2020 Syllabus
TS PGECET 2020 Exam Pattern
- Mode: The examination will be held as an Online (CBT) mode.
- Duration: TS PGECET 2020 will be for 2 hours.
- Type of questions: Question paper will consist of Multiple Choice Questions and candidates will be required to answer anyone out of the given choices.
- Marking Scheme: For each correct answer, candidates will get a +1 mark. There is no negative marking for incorrect answer.
- To know about the number of sections in the question paper, students are advised to go through the TS PGECET 2020 Exam Pattern
TS PGECET 2020 Application Form
- Details: The candidates should enter details such as personal details, qualification details, contact details, etc while filling the application form. The candidates applying for TS PGECET 2020 have to select the group of examinations while filling the application form, as per their choice of PCM, PCB & PCMB.
- Application Fee: The Application Fee for TS PGECET 2020 is INR 400 for SC/ST category Candidates and INR 800 for General candidates. The application fee can be paid in either of the methods such as Credit/Debit or TS/AP Online Centres.
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TS PGECET 2020 Exam Centres
- The TS PGECET 2020 exam will be conducted at various exam centres across Hyderabad and Telangana.
- All details regarding the exam centre, centre code, and centre address will be mentioned on the Admit card.
- Read more about TS PGECET 2020 Exam Centres.
TS PGECET 2020 Admit Card
- Candidates can download the Admit Card from the official website.
- The Admit Card contains details such as Registration Number, Exam Centre, examination Date and Time, candidates photo, etc. To download the admit card for TS PGECET 2020, the candidate needs to enter the registration number and password and log into the official portal.
- It is mandatory to carry the admit card along with identity proof to the examination hall, failing to which the candidate will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.
- Read more about TS PGECET 2020 Admit Card.
TS PGECET 2020 Counselling
- The Counselling process will be started after the declaration of the Results.
- Candidates must have to present in person along with original documents on the day of counselling for the document verification procedure. Candidates can participate in the counselling rounds as per their ranks mentioned on the merit list.
- GATE and GPAT qualified candidates can directly apply for the Counselling procedure.
- Read more information about TS PGECET 2020 Counselling.
Participating Colleges in TS PGECET 2020
- Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University, Hyderabad
- Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad
- Kakatiya University, Warangal
- Osmania University, Hyderabad
- Palamuru University, Mahbubnagar
TS PGECET 2020 Contact Details
Address :Administrative Building
Osmania University Campus
Hyderabad-500007, Telangana State, India
Phone: +91-40-27682364, 27682221