GUJCET Eligibility Criteria 2019

Reena Saini Updated On: 18 Apr, 2019 14:24 IST

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GUJCET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

GUJCET, short for Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET), is a state-level entrance test conducted by the Gujarat Secondary Education Board (GSEB) for admission to Engineering and Degree/Diploma Pharmacy programmes offered by participating institutes of Gujarat. Candidates completing their 10+2 in 2018 are also eligible to apply.

Those who plan to apply for GUJCET 2019 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. Those who fail to meet the eligibility criteria of GUJCET 2019, will be barred from participating in the entire admission process. Only those who are found to be eligible will get access to their to admit cards to carry on the day of the examination. It is mandatory for all the applicants to fit into the specifications to be able to take the exam. Candidates may note that the GUJCET 2019 eligibility criteria have been specified by the admission committee and the state. 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 2019.

Update: GUJCET 2019 Exam Dates Revised Due to Lok Sabha Elections

GUJCET 2019 is scheduled to be conducted on 26th April for admission of eligible candidates into the GUJCET participating colleges of the state. Those who plan to apply must go through the detailed GUJCET 2019 eligibility criteria before filing their respective applications. Aspirants who fail to meet the eligibility criteria will be eliminated from GUJCET admission process.

Candidates interested in taking GUJCET 2019 must take a look at the eligibility criteria in detail before filling their respective application forms. Applicants must ensure that they meet the different requirements such as the nationality, education and more before their submitting their applications. Applicants will be disqualified if they fail to meet any requirements out of all the conditions mentioned below. Before applying, applicants must get an understanding of the GUJCET eligibility criteria 2019. If an applicant is found to be ineligible at any given stage of the entire admission process, then his/her application will be disapproved by the admission committee.

Detailed GUJCET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for appearing the GUJCET 2019 is as follows:

  • Only Indian citizens can apply.
  • Candidates should be a Permanent resident of Gujarat. Those who belong to Gujarat but are living outside the state, are also eligible to apply.
  • The age of candidates applying for GUJCET has to be a minimum of 17 years.
  • Candidates should have subjects of Class XII Science such as Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • Applicants should have passed the 12th examination with minimum 45% marks (40% marks for reserved category candidates) from Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, Gandhinagar/ CBSE, Delhi/ CISCE, New Delhi/ NIOS/ International School Board.
  • Candidates who will complete their 10+2 examination in 2019 are also eligible to apply.

It is mandatory for applicants to meet the GUJCET eligibility criteria 2019 to become eligible for admission in engineering and pharmacy courses offered at all the Government, Grant in aid and self-financed institutes in the state for Government quota seats and Management quota. Only those who fulfill all the requirements will get their admit cards for the examination which is slated to be held in April 2019. Those who fail to meet the criteria will not be permitted to sit for the exam. Applicants must keep all the necessary documents ready to prove their eligibility at the time of admission. Any discrepancy in document verification by the candidates will lead to cancellation of their applications.

FAQs on GUJCET Eligibility Criteria

1. If I made some mistakes in the application form. How can I correct it later on?

Once the application form is submitted, no correction is allowed at later stages.

2. Can I modify the choices of City/Centre of Examination after completion of last date?

No, the city/centre of examination once chosen and allotted will not be changed and no requests in this regard will be entertained.

3. How can I get the admit card?

Admit card is issued online through the official website of GSEB.

4. How can the registration details be edited before and after confirming?

Before confirmation of registration, the candidates can edit their registration details online. After confirmation of registration, the candidates will have to reach the Help Centre for editing registration details.
5. If filled choices are not locked, is it safe to logout?

There is no need to lock filled choices until the candidates have completed their choice filling. However, the choices filled so far should be saved before logout.

6. How many times can choices be edited?

The choices can be edited as many times as possible till the final date.

7. Can a candidate with citizenship other than “Indian” eligible for Admission?


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