How to Apply for HPCET 2020

Updated By Samiksha Rautela on 19 Aug, 2020 18:38

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How to Apply For HPCET 2020

‘How to Apply for HPCET 2020’ is an important question that must be addressed for every aspirant to have a successful registration process for the exam. HPCET 2020 application forms were released on June 22, 2020, for all the applicants willing to take admission in various courses offered by the Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU) and colleges affiliated to it. Due to the extension in the application process, students can register for HPCET 2020 until September 15, 2020. The application form of HPCET 2020 will be available in online mode only. Applicants are advised to fill accurate details in the application form well before the last date. The direct link to fill the HPTU Application form is provided below for the aspirants.

Direct Link of HPTU Registration Form

This year, HPCET was expected to take place during the second week of May for B.Tech courses and the second week of June for M.Tech courses. However, due to the coronavirus outbreak, the exam stands cancelled. Students will be granted admission based on marks secured in the qualifying exam.

HPCET 2020 is conducted every year by Himachal Pradesh Technical University. Candidates seeking admission in various engineering courses in top engineering colleges in Himachal Pradesh apply for this exam. A number of candidates apply for the exam every year and compete for the limited seats. In wake of so much competition, it is important for candidates to be extremely careful while applying for the exam as one simple mistake could lead to rejection of the application form. To make sure that no mistake is created in the application form, candidates are advised to go through the detailed information mentioned below regarding HPCET 2020 registration. 

HPCET 2020 Application Dates


Expected Dates

HPCET 2020 Registration Process Start Date

June 22, 2020

HPCET 2020 Registration Proces End Date

September 15, 2020 (Date Extended)

HPCET 2020 for B.Tech


HPCET 2020 for M.Tech


Step by Step HPCET 2020 Application Process

Applicants can fill and submit their HPCET 2020 application form by following the steps given below:

Step 1: Registration

Step 2: Filling of Application Form

Step 3: Uploading of Scanned Documents

Step 4: Confirmation

Step 5: Payment of Fees

Step 1: Registration

  • Registration of HPCET 2020 is the first step of filling the HPCET 2020 application form.

  • To register, applicants are required to enter their name, date of birth, e-mail ID and mobile number.

  • After entering the details, an application form number is generated and displayed on the screen that is sent to the registered e-mail ID of the applicants.

Step 2: Filling of HPCET 2020 Application Form

  • The next step of application form filling involves entering the personal, academic and contact information.

  • While filling the online application form of HPCET 2020, applicants are also required to select a convenient exam centre.

Step 3: Uploading of Scanned Documents

  • To continue further, applicants have to upload scanned images of their recent Photograph and Signature.

  • The scanned images of Photograph and Signature should be according to the specifications mentioned by the admission authorities.

Step 4: Confirmation

  • After filling all the details in the application form, applicants are required to cross-verify all the information that they have filled in the application form.

  • Applicants can also edit the information provided in the HPCET 2020 application form and click on the 'Submit' tab.

Step 5: Payment of Fees

  • As part of the application process, candidates are also required to pay the application fee.

  • Applicants can choose to pay in offline (PNB challan) or online mode (Credit card/ Debit card/NetBanking).

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HPCET 2020 Application Fee

  • The application fee for HPCE 2020 is non-refundable.

  • The fee is paid through e-Challan, debit card or credit card.

  • The paid fee shall not be refunded in any case. 

  • In case of double payment, the candidate has to apply separately to the Finance Officer of HPTU Hamirpur and the additional fee will be refunded to the candidate’s account.





INR 1400

INR 1400/-


INR 1550

INR 1550/-

HPCET 2020 - Important Instructions

  • Candidates can fill the application form in online mode only.

  • Be mindful of the prescribed size of photograph and signature while uploading them.

  • The candidates must fill the application form in all respect carefully and check the

  • same before submitting it.

  • The application form once submitted can neither be taken back under any circumstances nor will the application fee deposited be refunded in any case.

  • An incomplete application form will not be considered and no correspondence will be

  • made in this regard.

  • Any application submitted after the prescribed last date will not be accepted.

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