GujCET to be a criteria for admissions in Engineering colleges of Gujarat.

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GujCET 2017 Admission in Engg Colleges

In a recent announcement by the State government of Gujarat, students can now take admissions in the state Engineering and Degree/Diploma Pharmacy colleges of the state through GujCET 2017-2018 session onwards.

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Gujarat Common Admission Test (GujCET) is an entrance exam conducted by the Admission Committee for Professional Courses and earlier held the exam as a basis of admission to only Medical, Dental and Pharmacy colleges across the state of Gujarat.

Important Notification:

Some of the important points from the Government resolution are:

  1. The GujCET result will be a criteria for the merit list generated for admissions into various Engineering and Degree/Diploma Pharmacy after XII Science in Government, Grant aid and self financed institutes across the state from 2017 onwards.
  2. This would be done for Government reserved and management quota seats.
  3. In case there are special provisions in an institute, according to this decision, 50% seats will be filled by this committee for Degree Engineering after XII Science and the GujCET Score would be considered for calculation of merit.
  4. For the remaining 50% seats which are reserved to be filled on All India basis under the special provisions mentioned above, JEE (Main) will be considered as a criterion for calculation of merit.
  5. Other candidates who aspire to take admissions into centrally funded national colleges, like NITs, IITs and IIITs in and outside the state of Gujarat will have to appear for JEE (Mains)
  6. Also, further provisions made for the preparation of merit list at the time of admissions are as follows (For admissions into Degree Engineering and Degree/Diploma Pharmacy colleges after XII science)
    • The merit list will be prepared based on 60% weight age on State board percentile marks in theory  subjects of opted groups XII Science (A, B, or AB) and 40% weight age on the percentile marks obtained in GujCET. Admission will be granted also with compliance to the existing notifications which will change from time to time.
    • For admission in 2017, 60% weight age will be on percentile marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology in Science XII Boards conducted by Gujarat secondary and Higher Secondary Board for all the four semesters (XI and XII Science marks) and 40% weight age would be on GujCET score of the corresponding year.
    • March 2018 onwards, 60% weight age will be on percentile marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology in Science XII Boards conducted by Gujarat secondary and Higher Secondary Board for annual exams and 40% weight age would be on GujCET score of the corresponding year.
    • For education Boards other than Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Board, from 2017, 60% weight age will be on percentile marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology in Science XII Boards in the annual exams conducted by the concerned recognised board and 40% weight age would be on GujCET score of the corresponding year.

Summary

Sr. No

Notification

1

Admission to Gujarat Govt., Grant Aid, Self financed Engg and Deg/Diploma Pharmacy Colleges = GujCET+XII Science

2

Seats will be filled for 50% seats taken up by Management and government quota in college with special provisions

3

Remaining 50% to be filled on All India Basis (JEE Main)

4

For IITs, NITs, IIITs - JEE (Mains)

5

For Admissions into Degree Engg and Degree/Diploma Pharmacy colleges

 

2017

60% Subject* percentile marks in XII and XI Science

40% GujCET Score

 

2018

60%-Subject* percentile marks in XII Science annual exam

40% GujCET Score

 

For Boards other than Gujarat Secondary and Higher secondary Board

 

2017 onwards

60%-Subject* percentile marks in XII Science annual exam

40% GujCET Score

Subject* - Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology

Based on this notification Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), JEE Main Unit also resonated with the following points.

  • For all the state Engineering colleges and institutions in Gujarat, GujCET will be considered as a criterion for admissions into 1st year.
  • JEE (Mains) will be considered for all National Colleges.
  • Few prominent Engineering colleges will also be accepting Paper 1 scores of JEE (Main)

GujCET is set to be conducted sometime in May 2017, dates are yet to be announced.

Summary

Sr. No

Notification

1

Admission to Gujarat Govt., Grant Aid, Self financed Engg and Deg/Diploma Pharmacy Colleges = GujCET+XII Science

2

Seats will be filled for 50% seats taken up by Management and government quota in college with special provisions

3

Remaining 50% to be filled on All India Basis (JEE Main)

4

For IITs, NITs, IIITs - JEE (Mains)

5

For Admissions into Degree Engg and Degree/Diploma Pharmacy colleges

 

2017

60% Subject* percentile marks in XII and XI Science

40% GujCET Score

 

2018

60%-Subject* percentile marks in XII Science annual exam

40% GujCET Score

 

For Boards other than Gujarat Secondary and Higher secondary Board

 

2017 onwards

60%-Subject* percentile marks in XII Science annual exam

40% GujCET Score

Subject* - Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology

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