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GCET 2017- Goa CET 

Last Date to Apply

8 April 2017 

With Late Fees: 28 April 2017

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About GCET 2017

GCET 2017 is Common Entrance Test which is conducted by (DTE Goa) Directorate of Technical Education, Government of Goa, for admissions to the First Year of Professional Degree courses in the State of Goa. GCET conducted for the admission to the Government, Government-aided and un-aided colleges in Goa offering B.Tech, Pharmacy, Allied Health Sciences and Nursing at Institute of Nursing Education. The Admission to MBBS & BDS will be done on the basis of NEET, till last year GCET Medical Exam was conducted for admission for MBBS & BDS Course. B.Arch admission in Architecture colleges across Goa will be based on NATA 2017 scores. The GCET invites the application for the admission in the following courses:

  • Goa College of Engineering
  • Padre Conceicao College of Engineering
  • Shree Rayeshwar Institute of Engg. & Info Tech.
  • Don Bosco College of Engineering
  • Agnel Institute of Technology and Design
  • Goa College of Pharmacy
  • P.E. S.Rajaram & Tarabai Bandekar College of Pharmacy
  • Goa College of Architecture
  • Shri Kamaxidevi Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital
  • Gomantak Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya & Research Centre and Institute of Nursing Education.

GCET Goa Medical Admission 2017

Latest Update: The admission to the B.Tech, B.Pharm, Allied Health Science and B.Sc Nursing will be conducted on the basis of GCET Goa. Goa State Government has requested Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India to allow BHMS and BAMS admissions for the year 2017-18 on the basis of GCET-2017. However, the final decision is still pending therefore, the candidates who wish to take admission in BHMS/BAMS are advised to appear at GCET-2017 also. 

  • If the request is approved, admissions to BHMS and BAMS courses will be based on GCET 2017 Merit List. Latest news in this regard will be updated on this page when available. Candidates are suggested to stay tuned.

GCET 2017 Exam date has been declared. GCET 2017 will be conducted on 9 May 2017 and 10 May 2017 for Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics.

GCET Goa Schedule

GCET 2017 Important Dates

Receiving of GCET Application Form begins  3 April 2017
Last date of receiving GCET Application form and issue of admit card by DTE Goa 8 April 2017
Last date of receiving GCET Application form and issue of admit card by DTE Goa (With late fee) 28 April 2017
GCET Exam Date 9 May & 10 May 2017
GCET Result 2017 17 May 2017

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GCET 2017 Eligibility criteria

Nationality: Admission to the professional courses in the State of Goa is open to Indian Nationals fulfilling the eligibility criteria under various categories.

Candidates seeking admission to Professional Degree courses like B.Tech, B.Arch, B.E., B.Pharm, BHMS, BAMS, Allied Health Sciences, & B.Sc. in Nursing have to fulfil certain eligibility criteria only then will they be offered admission into the engineering, architecture & medical colleges. The candidates are suggested to visit the link below so that the complete eligibility criteria will be known to the candidates. 

GCET Eligibility Criteria

GCET 2017 Application form and Admit Card

Candidates desirous of seeking admissions to Professional Degree courses during the academic session 2017-18 are required to fill a Common Application form of GCET Goa 2017. GCET Application Form has to be filled offline only and there is no online application for GCET 2017. The candidates are advised to follow the link below to fill the application form.

Form B for GCET 2017

  • GCET 2017 Application Form (B) has to be filled after GCET Result 2017 is declared for Admission to various courses.
  • GCET Application Form B shall be accepted at the locations mentioned below:
    • Ravindra Bhavan, Margao.
    • Directorate of Technical Education, Porvorim
  • GCET 2017 Application form B should be filled by the applicant in their own handwriting and duly signed by them. Applicant must enter all the categories they are eligible and wish to apply for. Candidates claiming a seat in the reserved category of SC/ST/OBC is required to submit the caste certificate.
  • Candidates have to personally submit the duly filled in GCET Application Form B before Last week of May 2017.

FORM B1 for GCET 2017

The candidates seeking admission in architecture course have to fill GCET Application Form B1 and also appear in NATA Exam. Appearing only in NATA and not filling the GCET Application form B1 will not give admission to the candidates in the architecture college in Goa.

GOA CET 2017 Application Form 

GOA CET Admit Card 2017

The admit card will neither be available on the official website or nor be sent by post to the candidates. The candidates need to collect the admit card in person while submitting the application form A. Goa CET Admit cards 2017 will be issued only to those eligible candidates who have submitted their duly filled application forms before the due date.

The complete information related to the GOA CET Admit card is given on the separate page. The candidates can be redirected to that particular page by following the link given below

GOA CET Admit Card 2017

GCET 2017 Fees

Candidates appearing in the CET Exam will have to an Application Fee of Rs 1800 at the time of the submission of the GCET Goa Application Form. The Application Fee is to be paid via demand draft drawn in favour of “Director of Technical Education” at Panaji – Goa, on any Scheduled Bank. Get the tuition fee structure of the Goa GCET 2017 given below.

Goa Fee Structure 2017

Admission Fee

Goa BTech Colleges Fees

Tuition Fee
Tuition Fee 1

GCET 2017 Result and Counselling

GCET Goa Results 2017 are expected to be declared on 17 May 2017. The results will be available in online mode only. The students can search for their name in the GCET Results 2017 list. 

GCET 2017 Answer Key

GCET Result 2017 will be available at the DTE official website and on Notice Board at DTE and the students can also check the result when available on this page as well. Applicants have to follow the link given below to check their GCET Goa result.

The candidate must have appeared and obtained a valid score in the Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) conducted by Government of Goa for admission.

GCET Goa Result 2017

GCET 2017 Exam pattern

  • Total Questions: 75
  • Duration: 2  hours
  • Each question shall have four choices for answers, out of which only one shall be correct. A correct answer shall carry one mark for each question.
  • Negative Marking: There will be no negative marking for wrong/multiple answers. 
Subjects Number of Questions
Physics 25
Chemistry 25
Mathematics 25

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GCET 2017 Important details

GCET 2017 Test Centres are the 15 Test cities across Goa, where GCET will be conducted. GCET will be conducted for Undergraduate Degree Programs which is a Paper and Pen-based entrance exam for students seeking admission to Under to the Government, Government-aided and un-aided colleges in Goa.

The GCET offers the admission in Bachelor’s Degree in the fields of Architecture, Dentistry, Engineering, BHMS, BAMS, Pharmacy, Allied Health Sciences and Nursing at Institute of Nursing Education. The candidates can get the list of the complete test centres by following the link below.

GOA CET 2017 Test Centres

GCET Goa Colleges and Seats

  • Bachelor's of Technology (BTech) Colleges, 4 Year Course
    • Goa College of Engineering, Farmagudi - GCE Farmagudi
    • PCCE - Padre Conceicao College of Engineering 
    • RIEIT - Shree Rayeshwar Institute of Engg. & Info Tech.
    • DBCE- Don Bosco College of Engineering
    • AITD - Agnel Institute of Technology and Design
  • Bachelor's of Architecture (BArch) Colleges, 5 year Course

    • Goa College of Architecture, Altinho, Panaji 
      Number of Seats - 40
  • Bachelor's of Pharmacy Colleges (BPharm), 4 Year Course
    • Goa College of Pharmacy
      Number of Seats - 60# +3*
    • P.E.S. Rajaram & Tarabai Bandekar College of Pharmacy
      Number of Seats - 60# +3*
  • Bachelor's of Nursing (BSc Nursing), 4 Year Course
    • Institute of Nursing Education
      Number of Seats - 100
    • Vrundavan Institute of Nursing Education
      Number of Seats - 50
  • Allied Medical Science Colleges and Courses
    • Goa Medical College
      • B.Sc.M.I.T(B.Sc. in Medical Imaging Technology)
        Number of Seats - 20
      • B.Sc.A.T.(B.Sc. in Anaesthesia Technology)
        Number of Seats - 20

Course   GCE, Farmagudi P.C.C.E, Verna R.I.E.I.T., Shiroda DBCE, Fatorda AITD, Assagao
No. of Seats
B.E. Information Technology 60+ 3* 60#+ 3* 60#+ 3* - -
B.E. Computer 60+3* 60# +3* 60# +3* 60# +3* 60# +3*
B.E. (Electronics & Telecom.)  60+3* 60# +3*   60# +3*  60# +3*   -
B.E.(Electronics & Communi.)  -  -  -  - 60# +3* 
B.E. (Electrical & Electronics)   60+3*  -  -  -  -
B.E (Mechanical) 60+3* 60#+3* 60#+3* 60#+3*
B.E (Civil) 60+3*  60#+3*
B.E (Mining) 30+3*  -

# Out of 60 seats, 15 seats are reserved for Management Quota, admission for which shall be done at Institution.(Subject to review)

*Seats under AICTE Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme

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GCET 2017 Contact

Government of GOA, Directorate of Technical Education, Goa State,
DTE Building, Alto-Porvorim, Bardez, Goa. Pin-403521

Phone: 0832-2413571, 0832-2416370
Fax 0832-2413571 
Email: dir-dte.goa@nic.in

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