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JKCET 2023 - Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern, Admit Card

Falak Khan
Falak KhanUpdated On: November 22, 2022 02:40 pm IST

The JKCET 2023 exam will be conducted in April 2023 tentatively. Check JKCET 2023 dates, registration process, exam pattern, syllabus, and latest updates here.


JKCET 2023

JKCET Exam 2023: Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examination will be conducting the JKCET 2023 exam in April 2023 tentatively. Along with the JKCET, 2023 official notification complete details related to starting and end of registration will also be notified. Candidates who are interested in applying for the exam should go through the eligibility criteria stated by the board and make sure they fulfill all the conditions. Only residents of the Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh can apply for the JK Common Entrance Test. The authorities will release the JKCET admit card 2023 one week before the exam via online mode on its official website at The result will be announced after a few days of the exam, following which JKCET counselling 2023 will be conducted.

The Jammu & Kashmir Common Entrance Test or JKCET is conducted every year by the Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examination for those who desire to pursue a Bachelor of Engineering (B.E) or Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) offered at various Government and Private Engineering colleges of J&K. The Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Examination Act, 2002 governs the selection of candidates.

Read the full post to get all the important details on the JKCET exam 2023 like eligibility criteria, application form, admit card, syllabus, exam pattern, etc. 

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JKCET 2023 Highlights

The table below shows the JKCET 2023 highlights which point out the conducting body, purpose, application fee, application process, number of subjects, maximum duration, marks, etc. Candidates are requested to check the highlights before proceeding with the other information regarding JKCET.


Conducting Body

Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examination

Who Can Apply

Residents of Union Territories of Ladakh and Jammu & Kashmir


Admission into B.E/B.Tech programs in J&K Colleges

Application Process


Application Fee

INR 1200/-

Number of Subjects

 Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM)

Maximum Marks


CET Duration

3 Hours

Medium of Instruction


JKCET 2023 Important Dates

The important dates of JKCET 2023 include the start and end date of the JKCET 2023 Application Form, the date of the admit card, exam date, answer key, results, counselling date, etc. We will update all the important JKCET 2023 dates once the official notification for the academic year 2023 is released by the authorities. The table below shows all the important dates of JKCET 2023.



JKCET 2023 Application Form Filling Begins

April 2023 (Tentative)

JKCET 2023 Application Process Concludes

To Be Notified

Availability Admit Card 

To Be Notified

JKCET 2023 Exam Date

To Be Notified

Release of Preliminary Answer Key

To Be Notified

Answer Key Challenge Window

To Be Notified

JKCET 2023 Result Date

To Be Notified

JKCET Counselling 2023

To Be Notified

Commencement of Regular Classes

To Be Notified

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JKCET 2023 Eligibility Criteria 

The basic eligibility criteria of JKCET 2023 states that the candidates should be a citizen of Jammu and Kashmir. Before applying for JKCET 2023, it is very important for the candidates to check the JKCET 2023 eligibility criteria before filling out the JKCET application form 2023. The detailed  JKCET eligibility criteria 2023 have been stated in the table below:



Residency of the candidate A resident of the Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh (must provide the residence proof certificate)
Subject Category10+2 qualified (or equivalent) from a recognised Board or University and must have studied Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (PCM) at the qualifying exam level
  • At least 17 years or older as of December 31, 2023
  • There is no upper age limit to apply for JKCET 2023

Open Merit/Defence Personnel Wards/Wards of Paramilitary Forces/Wards of State Police Personel

50% marks at the qualifying exam level (10+2 level)

Backward Classes (Educationally/Socially/SC/ST) and Sports Category

40% marks in class XIIth exam (or equivalent

Note- Students appearing for their class XIIth exam in 2023 can also apply for JKCET 2023 provided they clear their qualifying exam at the time of JKCET 2023 result declaration.TFW category applicants will be considered under the Open Category and they have to satisfy all the Open category eligibility conditions mentioned in the table above. The JKCET eligibility criteria stated above is as per the previous year's notification. 

JKCET 2023 Reservation Policy

The reservation policy of JKCET 2023 can be checked from the link provided below -

JKCET Reservation Policy 2023 - Click Here

JKCET Application Form 2023

The JKCET application forms are published by the Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examination for the JKCET 2023 exam and will be made available to the applicants on the official site of JKBOPEE, The JKCET 2023 application forms can be modified until it is finally submitted. The amount that is to be submitted as JKCET 2023 application fee is INR 1200/-. The detailed process to fill the application form for JKCET 2023 is given below -

  1. Click on the direct JKCET 2023 application form link provided below

  2. Click on the “Click to Apply” tab which will be visible under the “Online Application” section

  3. Read the instructions regarding “How to Fill JKCET Application Form” mentioned on the page

  4. After reading the instructions carefully, look for the tab - Click here to fill the application

  5. Enter all the details asked for in the registration page and click on the affirmative button to move to the next step of the application process

  6. Click on the “Make Payment” option to proceed with the submission of the JKCET 2023 application fee

  7. In the subsequent step, you will be asked to upload documents

  8. After uploading all the relevant documents, proceed to the “Print Application” step

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GUJCET 2023 Application Fees

  • The KCET application fee is Rs. 1200

  • Payment for applications can be made online

  • For the transaction of the application fee, candidates can use a credit card, debit card, and net banking payment portals

  • The candidate will have the choice of making their payment in offline or online mode

  • If the candidate chooses to pay online, they can use the HDFC payment option using a credit card or debit card

  • The applicant can pay for the offline method at any HDFC bank or Jammu & Kashmir bank branch using a bank challan

JKCET Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2023

The table regarding the JKCET 2023 exam pattern shows the subjects that the candidates will have to appear for, the marking scheme,  total marks, and the duration of the exam. Candidates should check the exam pattern before attempting the JKCET 2023 EXAM.

JKCET Exam Pattern 2023

JKCET 2023 subjectsPhysics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
JKCET 2023 Marking scheme1 mark
JKCET 2023 total marks180 marks divided into Physics, chemistry and mathematics (60 marks each)
JKCET 2023 duration3 hours

JKCET Syllabus 2023

The JKCET 2023 syllabus for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics has been given below. Candidates in order to check the syllabus will have to click the links given in the table below:

Syllabus of JKCET 2023
JKCET 2023 Syllabus for Physics
JKCET 2023 Syllabus for Chemistry
JKCET 2023 Syllabus for Mathematics

JKCET Admit Card 2023

JKCET 2023 admit cards will be released by the Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examination and will be available on the official website of JKBOPEE. The JKCET admit card 2023 will be released one week before the exam. In the meanwhile, it is important that the candidates must beware of the following pointer regarding JKCET 2023 admit card:

  • Without the JKCET admit card in possession, no candidates will be allowed to enter the examination centers

  • The candidates must take out multiple colour copies of their JKCET 2023 admit card

  • Candidates can also collect the admit cards from the following BOPEE offices by paying 100 rupees, the address of the offices have been given below -
  • Candidates have to be in their possession until the conclusion of the admission process
  • The exam centers will be mentioned on the admit cards itself
office numberAddress
1BOPEE Office, Bhagat-i-Barzullah, opposite J&K Bank, Srinagar-190005 (10 A.M. to 5 P.M.);
2BOPEE Office, 4th Floor, South Block, Bahu Plaza, Jammu-180012 (10 A.M. to 5 P.M.);

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JKCET Result 2023

The JKCET 2023 result will be displayed on the official site according to the official notification released by JKBOPEE. Other than releasing the result for JKCET 2023 on the official website of JKBOPEE, the authorities will publish the result on two local daily newspapers.

Steps to Check JKCET Result 2023

The following steps will take the candidates to their JKCET 2023 result or scorecard:

  • Click on the direct JKCET 2023 result link provided below

  • Enter the required credentials like name, the application number, date of birth etc

  • Click on the “Submit” button

  • JKCET 2023 scorecard will be displayed

  • Verify all the details and download it for future reference

JKCET Answer Key 2023

The JKCET 2023 answer key will be released after the conduct of the examination in two phases - preliminary and final answer key. The JKCET 2023 preliminary answer key will be released on the same day on which the exam will be conducted by 18:00 HRS. It will be available until noon the next day. The candidates will be given a time of 72 hours to challenge the preliminary answer key of JKCET 2023. For every single objection per paper, the candidates have to pay 1000 rupees. The final answer key for JKCET 2023 will be released after considering the objections raised against the preliminary one. The date for the final JKCET 2023 answer key is yet to be announced.

JKCET Counselling Process 2023

JKCET 2023 counselling process will be conducted for those who clear the entrance exam with the minimum desired qualifying marks for the purpose of seat allotment in various Government and Private Engineering Colleges in the state of Jammu & Kashmir. Presented below are some salient features of the JKCET 2023 counselling process -

  • The candidates have to fill the online preference form with utmost care to avoid any mishap

  • An amount of 1500 rupees have to be paid by the candidates which is the online counselling fee for JKCET

  • The candidates have to be present at the counselling centre/s physically along with all the relevant documents, admit card and the payment receipt of 1500 rupees

  • The multiple choices entered by the applicants must be in decreasing order of preference

All the details regarding the counselling process of JKCET 2023 have been given below -

JKCET Counselling 2023 - Detailed Counselling Process (Click Here)

JKCET Participating Colleges 2023

The candidates must be aware of those colleges which accept JKCET scores which will aid them while filling up the form for the JKCET counselling process. The list of JKCET 2023 participating colleges can be found in the table below -

Name of College

Total No. of Seats

Bhargava College of Engineering and Technology, Supwal (Samba)


Yogananda College of Engineering and Technology, Patoli (Jammu)


SSM College of Engineering, Baramulla (Kashmir)


MBS College of Engineering and Technology, Babliana (Jammu)


Model Insitute of Engineering and Technology, Kot Bhalwal (Jammu)


University Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jangalote (Kathua)


Government College of Engineering and Technology, Ganderbal, (Kashmir)


Government College of Engineering and Technology, Chak Bhalwal (Jammu)


For more about JKCET 2023, drop a question through our QnA Section. Good Luck!


Who can apply for JKCET exam 2022?

JKCET 2022 is only for candidates who are permanent residents of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. They must have completed a recognized board's or university's Higher Secondary Examination (HSC or 10+2).

When will the JKCET exam 2022 be conducted?

The JKCET 2022 exam dates are not yet released. Earlier the exam was scheduled to be conducted in May 2022, but it got postponed. The latest JKCET exam date 2022 is not yet out. 

When will the JKCET 2022 admit card be released?

The JKCET 2022 admit card will be released one to two weeks before the JKCET exam 2022. 


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