The most important thing that candidates should do before filling any examination form is to go through the eligibility criteria. The conditions to become eligible to take the exam may include age limit, nationality, educational qualifications, reservation policy, etc. Non-resident Indians (NRI) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) along with Indian Nationals can apply for GCET 2018. There is no age bar for engineering and Pharmacy courses.
- Candidate should have passed 10+2 examination with Physics, Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects with one of the following add on subjects like Chemistry/ Computer Science Bio-Technology/ Biology, with at least 45% marks in Physics & Mathematics with one of the following subjects Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Bio-Technology/ Biology. The aggregate is reduced to 40% for the candidates belonging to SC, ST and OBC categories.
- Candidate should have cleared 10+2 with Mathematics as one of the main subjects and scored at least 50% marks. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC category needs to secure at least 45% marks in 10+2 exam.
- Candidate should have passed 10+3 Diploma (any stream) with 50% aggregate with Mathematics from a recognised university.
- Candidate should have International Baccalaureate Diploma, after 10 years of schooling, with at least aggregate of 50% with Mathematics as compulsory subject in exam.