Gujarat Polytechnic Admission 2020 (Started): Seat Allotment List (Oct 1), Dates, Registration, Counselling, Process, Eligibility

Nitika Sharma
Nitika SharmaPublished On: September 24, 2020

Admission Committee for Professional Diploma Courses (ACPDC) conducts the admission process of Gujarat Polytechnic admissions. The registration process has been closed, and the round 1 seat allotment result will be out on October 01, 2020.

Gujarat Polytechnic Admissions 2020

Gujarat Polytechnic Admission 2020 - The Round 1 seat allotment list for Gujarat Polytechnic admission 2020 will be released on October 01, 2020. Polytechnic or Diploma course is a popular choice of many after completing class Xth or class XIIth as it comes with the employment guarantee. In India, many take this approach to start earning at an early age instead of opting for B.Tech or MBBS. Diploma or Polytechnic courses can vary from 2 to 3 years depending upon the type of courses.

Gujarat Round 1 Seat Allotment List - To be Updated on Oct 01

Government has a well-knit network of Diploma colleges in the country. Every district, every state has Polytechnic colleges to support the education of masses. Diploma Courses can be categorized into two main types - Technical Diploma Courses and Non-Technical Diploma Courses. Diploma Courses are provided by various private colleges as well.

Admission Committee for Professional Diploma Courses (ACPDC) conducts the Admissions process for the Diploma Courses in Gujarat. ACPDC holds responsible for the registration to the counselling process for Gujarat Polytechnic Admissions. The following article will draw light on the Admission Details of Gujarat Polytechnic Admission 2020 like - Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Admission Process, Merit List, Documents Required, Reservations and Top Colleges.

Gujarat Polytechnic Important Dates 2020

For students aspiring to pursue a diploma course from Gujarat, it is important to keep important dates of Gujarat Polytechnic admission in mind. The important dates for Gujarat Polytechnic admission 2020 have been released, and the candidates can check the dates below -



Release of Application Forms

July 10, 2020

Online Registration Begins

July 13, 2020

Last date of Application

August 31, 2020

Display of Provisional Merit List

September 09, 2020

Choice Filling for Mock Round

September 09 to 15, 2020

Display of Mock Round Results

September 18, 2020

Display of Final Merit List

September 18, 2020

Display of Round 1 Seat Allotment ListOctober 01, 2020

Commencement of Classes

To be Notified

Note:- The important dates will be updated here shortly once the official notification is out.

Eligibility Criteria for Gujarat Polytechnic Admissions 2020

Candidates interested in pursuing a Diploma course in Engineering from Gujarat must fulfil the certain conditions in order to get admissions n Polytechnic Colleges of Gujarat. Here are the Eligibility Criteria to study at Gujarat Polytechnic institutes:

  • There are three entry levels for Gujarat Polytechnic 2020 admissions. Candidates with a senior secondary certificate/class Xth passing certificate can apply for Gujarat Polytechnic 2020 Admissions.

  • Candidates who have successfully completed ITI or TEB Certificate courses are also eligible for Gujarat Polytechnic Admissions 2020.
  • There is no separate entrance exam conducted by the admissions office. The officials create a merit list after the registration process is complete to select the best from the lot.

Gujarat Polytechnic Admission Process 2020

The admission process for Gujarat Polytechnic 2020 is very simple. Candidates have to register for the same through the official website of ACPDC. While registering students have to mention their personal details along with scores secured by them in class X final examination. Candidates with ITI or TEB certificates will be mentioning their final scores while registering. The Admission Council will further evaluate all applications and create a merit list.

Gujarat Polytechnic Selection Process 2020

The following steps explain the admission and selection process for the Gujarat polytechnic admissions 2020, have a look:

Step 1
Candidates interested in pursuing a diploma from Gujarat Polytechnic colleges can apply online for the same.

Step 2
Admissions Office will further evaluate all the incoming applications and look for the best candidates. A merit list will be prepared by the officials and candidates can check for their names on it.

Step 3
The counselling session will start after a week or two of merit list release. Candidates have to log in to their admission account and make a preference of courses that they would like to study. They also have to select the region to study along with the institute they want to join.

Step 4
The classes of polytechnic courses will start in early August after the counselling process comes to an end.

Gujarat Polytechnic Merit List 2020

The Admissions Office releases a provisional admission merit list for Gujarat Polytechnic Admissions 2020. Candidates whose name is on the list have to fill in the preferences of colleges and courses online. While allocating a position on the merit list, marks obtained by the student in Mathematics, English and Science in the Class X examinations are considered. Total marks are calculated out of 300. In the case of marks clash, the following subject and score preferences would be followed:

Direct Link to Check Gujarat Polytechnic Merit List 2020
  1. Mathematics
  2. Science
  3. Mathematics and English
  4. Science and English
  5. Studnet with a higher overall percentage
  6. Older Candidate will get preference

For ITI or TEB Candidates, the following preferences would be followed in case of clashes:

Preference Order

TEB Certificate Holders

ITI Certificate Holders


Total percentage secured in practical courses

The score obtained in the Trade Practical.


Overall percentage in the certificate course

Total percentage secured in the certificate course.


The score secured in Mathematics in class X

Mathematics Score in SSC


The score secured in Science in class X

Science Score in SSC


The score secured in Mathematics, Science, and English in class X

Mathematics, Science and English Score in SSC

Gujarat Polytechnic Counselling Process 2020

The Counselling process for the Gujarat Polytechnic Admissions 2020 will start from the second week of June as soon as the merit list is released by the admissions council. When the counselling process begins, candidates with higher ranks would be allocated their first preference while others have to depend upon the availability of the seats and course in a particular institution.

As the first counselling process comes to an end, the officials will hold a second counselling round in the second week of July to fill the vacant seats, if any. The counselling process can also reach to the third or fourth stage if seats remain vacant.
Candidates have to take all the required documents while going for the counselling process. To confirm the admission, students will also have to pay the fee for the course. Classes are most likely to start in the first week of August for all Gujarat Polytechnic institutes

Also Read: Popular ITI Courses to Pursue After Class X

Gujarat Polytechnic Seat Reservations 2020

Admission authorities of Gujarat Polytechnic have reserved some seats for the special categories, the following table shows the seat reservation percentages for the upcoming Polytechnic Admissions:



Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC)


Scheduled Tribes


Scheduled Caste


General Category


Note: Candidates with ITI or TEB Certificates will get special allowances, the seat reservation ratio for such candidates would be 15:1.

Also Read:Know All about ITI 2020 Admissions

Documents Required for Gujarat Polytechnic Admissions 2020

When the applicant goes for the counselling process to confirm their seat in the course of choice, the following documents must be carried by them to ensure hassle-free admission:

  • Class 10th passing certificate from the state board or CBSE or any other recognized authority.
  • If a candidate has completed ITI or TBE certifications, then proof of the same will be required at the time of seeking admissions.
  • Mark sheet of Class X, ITI or TBE must be presented to the counselling team while confirming the admissions.
  • For candidates wanting to take the benefit of reservations, it is important to carry a valid proof of the same. Certificate of caste issued by the government agency or any equivalent document would be required to take admission at Gujarat Polytechnic Institutes.
  • Candidates must carry their domicile as proof of being a resident of Gujarat State.
  • The tuition fee of the course can be paid either in cash or online, depending upon the preference of the candidate

List of Polytechnic Colleges in Gujarat

We have created a list of top Polytechnic Colleges/Institutes in Gujarat, have a look at it:

Name of Institute


Smt. N.H.L. Municipal Medical College (NHLMMC)


Gujarat Institute of Hotel Management (GIHM)


Vivekananda Institute of Hotel& Tourism Management (VIHTM)


International Institute of Hotel Management (IIHM)


Krishna Education for Professional Studies (KEPS)


Sigma Group Of Institutes (SGI)


L. M. College of Pharmacy (LMCP)


B.J. Medical College (BJMC)


A.R.College of Pharmacy & G. H. Patel Institute of Pharmacy (ARCPGHPIP)


B.K. Mody Government Pharmacy College (BKMGPC)


You can check the complete list of colleges here - Gujarat Polytechnic/Diploma Colleges.

We hope that this article was helpful in clearing all your doubts about the Gujarat Polytechnic Admissions 2020. You may also check the following links to know about the Polytechnic Admission Process in other states:

Himachal Pradesh


Tamil Nadu

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