Exam Date : 26th May 2019
Result Date : 17th June 2019

TS PGECET 2019 Application Form, Dates, Syllabus, Exam Pattern


  • 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.

  • 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 2019.

  • Exceptions: GATE and GPAT qualified candidates are exempted from attempting TS PGECET examination. They can directly apply for Counselling procedure of TS PGECET 2019.

TS PGECET 2019 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


Date of Exam

26th May 2019 

Type of Questions

Objective Questions 

Medium of Paper


Marking Scheme

+1 Mark for every correct answer

Negative Marking

No Negative Marking

Participating Colleges in TS PGECET 2019

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University, Hyderabad

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad

  • Kakatiya University, Warangal

  • Osmania University, Hyderabad

  • Palamuru University, Mahbubnagar

Courses Offered through TS PGECET 2019



Architecture (M.Arch)

2 years


2 years

Technology (M.Tech)

2 years

Engineering (M.E)

4 years


6 years

TS PGECET 2019 Important Dates

  • The Application Forms will be available from 11th March 2019 for the eligible candidates who wish to apply for the examination. The last date for submission of application forms will be around 15th May 2019.

  • Admit Card will be available for the applicants on the official website from 16th May 2019.

  • TS PGECET 2019 will be held on 26th May 2019 .

  • Counselling sessions will commence from August 2019.

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TS PGECET 2019 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 2019.

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TS PGECET 2019 Syllabus

  • Syllabus for TS PGECET 2019 will include chapters from Bachelors degree level for respective papers.

  • There will be different syllabus for each discipline and will depend on what the candidate opts. 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.

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TS PGECET 2019 Exam Pattern

  • Mode: The examination will be held in Online (CBT) mode.

  • Duration: TS PGECET 2019 will be of 2 hours.

  • Type of questions: Question paper will consist of Multiple Choice Questions and candidates will be required to answer any one out of the given choices. 

  • Marking Scheme: For each correct answer, candidates will get +1 mark. There is no negative marking for incorrect answer.

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TS PGECET 2019 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 2019 have to select the group of examination while filling the application form, as per their choice of PCM, PCB & PCMB. 

  • Application Fee: The Application Fee for TS PGECET 2019 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 2019 Exam Centre

  • The TS PGECET 2019 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 2019 Exam Centres.

TS PGECET 2019 Admit Card

  • Candidates can download the Admit Card from the official website  from 16th May 2019.

  • 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 2019, the candidate need to enter registration number and password and log into the official portal. 

  • It is mandatory to carry the admit card along with an 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 2019 Admit Card.

TS PGECET 2019 Counselling

  • The Counselling process will be commenced from 12th August 2019 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 ad GPAT qualified candidates can directly apply for the Counelling procedure.

  • Read more information about TS PGECET 2019 Counselling.

TS PGECET 2019 Contact Details

Address :

Administrative Building

Osmania University Campus

Hyderabad-500007, Telangana State, India.

Phone: +91-40-27682364, 27682221


TS PGECET 2019 Important Dates

  • The TS PGECET 2019 Official notification will be released by Osmania University Hyderabad on behalf of TSCHE.

  • The application process will begin in the month of March.

  • The TS PGECET application form must be submitted latest by the 4th week of April without late fee and by last week of May with a late fee.

  • The admit card will be made available in the third week of May 2019.

  • The exam will be held on 26th May 2019 (tentatively).

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TS PGECET 2019 Application Process

  • Application forms have to be filled online only.

  • Candidates have to pay the application fees while registering for the exam.

  • Details related to education, personal details, choice of exam centre, ect have to be filled while compelting the application process.

  • Application fees is Inr 800/- for General caterogy and Inr 400/- for Reserved categories.

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TS PGECET 2019 Application Form Details

  • Application forms will be available on the official website.

  • Candidates need to register on the official website to start the process of form fillup.

  • Forms will be available from 11th March 2019 till 15th May 2019 .

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TS PGECET 2019 Admit Card

  • Admit cards will be released on 16th May 2019 .

  • Candidates have to log into the official portal with their registration number and password to download their admit cards.

  • Admit cards must be carried to the examination hall, failing in which the candidate will not be allowed to sit for the exam.

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TS PGECET 2019 Exam Pattern

  • There will be a total of 120 questions that candidates need to finish in 2 hours.

  • Objective type questions will be asked, where candidates will be given +1 for each correct answer.

  • There will be no negative marking for wrong answer.

  • It will be a CBT test.

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TS PGECET 2019 Syllabus

  • Syllabus will be different for different courses.

  • Candidates need to prepare from topics and chapters that they learned during their bachelor degree.

  • Candidates need to go through the syllabus thoroughly before applying for the examination.

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TS PGECET 2019 Results

  • Results will be declared on 17th June 2019 .

  • Candidates have to visit the official wwebsite and log into the portal with registraion number and password to iew their results.

  • Cut-off marks will be declared by the conducting authority after the declaration of the results.

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TS PGECET 2019 Counselling

  • GATE qualified candidates can directly apply for the process of counselling.

  • Once the seats are filled by GATE and GPAT qualified candidates based on Merit, seats will be opened for deserving candidates who qualify TS PGECET 2019 with valid score card.

  • Counselling will commence from 12th August 2019 .

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