GCET Important Dates 2018: Exam on 8th & 9th May

Published: | May 07, 2018
GCET Important Dates 2018: Exam on 8th & 9th May
  • GCET is a state-level entrance exam for admission to professional degree courses offered within the state of Goa.
  • The application process started on 2nd April and ended on 7th April 2018.
  • Last day to submit applications with the late fee was 27th April 2018.

GCET Important Dates 2018: The Goa Common Entrance Test, popularly known as GCET 2018, will be conducted by Directorate of Technical Education, Government of Goa on 8th May and 9th May 2018. GCET examinations are organised for admission to professional degree programmes such as, Architecture, Engineering, Homeopathy and Technology within the state of Goa. The GCET entrance exam is conducted in offline mode and in the English language only. Candidates who wish to appear for this state-level entrance exam will have to fill the GCET Application From 2018.

There will be two sets of GCET Application Forms 2018: Form A & Form B.

Form A for: Admission into B.E. (Bachelor of Engineering) & B.Pharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy) programmes in the State of Goa for the academic session 2018-19 will be done on the basis of GCET 2018 scores, (Goa Common Entrance Test).

Form B for: Admission into B.Arch programme will be done based on NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) scores and admission in MBBS, BHMS, BAMS, BDS, Allied Health Sciences, B.Sc. in Nursing programmes will be done on the basis of NEET (National Entrance cum Eligibility Test) scores. These candidates are called directly for GCET 2018 counselling on the basis of their merit rank.

GCET Important Dates 2018

While DTE Goa has declared exam dates of GCET 2018, other GCET important dates haven't been announced. For other dates, candidates can go through the following table, which is based on previous year’s GCET schedule. The tentative dates given below will be updated once GCET 2018 important dates are announced officially by the authority.

Events Dates
Notification Released Date 30th Nov, 2017
Availability of prospectus from 31st March, 2018
Start Date of Receiving GCET Forms 2nd April, 2018
Last Date of Receiving Applications 7th April, 2018
Admit Card Date April 2018
Examination Date of GCET 2018 8th to 9th May, 2018
Expected Date of Result of GCET 16th May, 2018 (Tentative)
Answer key Released Date 3rd week of May 2018
Start Date of Application Form for Form B 2nd week of May 2018
Last Date of receiving Application Form for Form B 3rd week of May 2018

There will be 15 examination centres for GCET 2018 in the state of Goa where the entrance examination will be organised. At the time of registration for GCET 2018, candidates must choose a centre which is most convenient for them.

Important Facts About GCET 2018:

Examination Name GCET (Goa Common Entrance Test)
Conducting body of examination Directorate of Technical Education, Government of Goa
Official Website http://www.dtegoa.gov.in/
Type of Examination Pen & Paper Based(Offline Mode)
Date of Examination 8th to 9th May 2018
Eligibility Criteria
  • Should be an Indian citizen, OCI and NRI candidates can apply under the NRI category.
  • Should be completed 17 years of age to apply for Medical programmes.
  • There is no age limit set for other programmes.
Application Mode Offline mode
Mode of the Examination Offline (Pen & Paper Based)
Total Time Duration Two hours
No. of seats in engineering programmes 1300 approx.

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