GUJCET Eligibility Criteria 2021

Updated By Sakunth Kumar on 04 Dec, 2020 10:39

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GUJCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates aspiring to apply for GUJCET 2021 will have to fulfil some standard qualifications, which may include certain requirements related to age, nationality or academics. Candidates who satisfy these conditions will be termed eligible to take the exam and eventually apply for admission in engineering and degree/diploma pharmacy colleges. Candidates may note that the GUJCET 2021 eligibility criteria have been specified by the admission committee, i.e. ACPC. Those planning to take the exam must keep all the necessary documents ready to prove their eligibility during all the stages of selection. Follow the article below to get more details about GUJCET eligibility criteria 2021. 

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GUJCET Domicile RulesEducation Qualification Required for GUJCET
GUJCET Reservation Policy-

GUJCET 2021 Domicile Criteria/ Rules

Primarily, the candidates need to satisfy the domicile rules specified below -

Domicile Rule 1: The candidate must be a permanent resident of the Gujarat state. 

Domicile Rule 2: The candidate must have completed his/ her Class 10th & 12th from Gujarat Board. Candidates who have passed Class 10th & 12th from the CBSE board are also eligible for the entrance exam. However, he/ she must have studied in a school located in Gujarat state.

Domicile Rule 3: The candidates who have studied Class 10th & 12th from schools located in Dadra Nagar & Haveli, Daman & Diu are also eligible for the entrance exam. However, the candidate's parents should be of Gujarat origin.

Domicile Rule 4: The candidates who have passed Class 10th & 12th from ICSE/ ISE board from any of the schools located in Gujarat are also eligible for the entrance exam.

Domicile Rule 5: Candidates who have passed Class 10th & 12th through NIOS (National Institute of Open Schooling) are also eligible for GUJCET. However, the study center of the candidates must be located in Gujarat state only.

Educational Qualification Required for GUJCET 2021

Apart from the domicile rules, the candidates need to satisfy the educational qualification as specified below to be eligible for the entrance exam -

  • The candidate must have passed Class 12th with PCM/ PCB stream.
  • The candidates must have passed Class 12th with a minimum of 45% of marks. 
  • Candidates belonging to reserved categories and PH category will have 5% relaxation in the qualifying marks.

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GUJCET 2021 Reservation Policy

Candidates belonging to the reserved categories can apply for GUJCET 2021 under reservation policy. While reporting for the counselling, all the candidates who have been allotted seats through reservation will have to produce their category certificates. Candidates will be able to get admission through the unreserved seat in case, a reserved category candidate is allotted in an unreserved seat as per their rank. Candidates can take a look at the table given below to know about the percentage of seats reserved for the candidates:

GUJCET 2020 Categories

Percentage of Seats Reserved

Scheduled Caste (SC)

7%

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

15%

Unreserved Economically Weaker Sections

10%

Physically Disabled Category

5%

Children of Defense Personnel and Ex-Servicemen

1%

Socially and Educationally Backward Classes, including widows and orphan of any caste

27%

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Related Questions

I am a student going to appear for Class 12 CBSE board exam 2021 from a school in Rajasthan. But, I have the domicile certificate of Gujarat as I am living in Gujarat from last 10 years. Am I eligible for GUJCET Home state quota?

-AnonymousUpdated on January 11, 2021 12:12 PM
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Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

No, you are not eligible for the GUJCET home state quota. For the home state quota, the candidate must have completed his/ her Class 10th & 12th from Gujarat Board. Candidates who have passed Class 10th & 12th from the CBSE board are eligible for the entrance exam. However, he/ she must have studied in a school located in Gujarat state as the domicile rule.

You can check the complete domicile rules on GUJCET Eligibility Criteria 2021.

You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach us through our IVRS Number ...

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FAQs about GUJCET Eligibility

When is the registration opening for GUJCET 2021?

GUJCET 2021 registration dates are yet to be confirmed. 

What is the last date for registration of GUJCET 2021?

The registration dates for GUJCET 2021 are yet to be confirmed.

What is the minimum 12th score needed to appear in GUJCET exam?

The candidates must have passed 10+2 with a minimum of 45% of marks.

What is the age limit to appear in GUJCET exam?

The lower age limit for GUJCET is 17 years while the upper age limit is 25 years.

What is the eligibility for Diploma Students in GUJCET Exam?

Students with a diploma are not eligible to apply for GUJCET.

How many attempts can I give in GUJCET Exam?

There is no restriction on the number of times you can apply for GUJCET.

What is the eligibility of OBC category for appearing in GUJCET Exam?

OBC candidate must have passed Class 12th with PCM/ PCB stream. Minumim % in Class 12th must be 45%.

What is the eligibility of ST category for appearing in GUJCET Exam?

ST candidate must have passed Class 12th with PCM/ PCB stream. Minumim % in Class 12th must be 40%.

What is the eligibility of SC category for appearing in GUJCET Exam?

SC candidate must have passed Class 12th with PCM/ PCB stream. Minumim % in Class 12th must be 40%.

What is the eligibility of General EWS category for appearing in GUJCET Exam?

Candidate under EWS category must have passed Class 12th with PCM/ PCB stream. Minumim % in Class 12th must be 40%

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