GCET 2020: Application Form (Postponed), Exam Dates, Eligibility

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GCET 2020 Application form has been postponed due to COVID-19. GCET 2020 or GOA-CET or GOA Common Entrance Test is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education under the Government of Goa. It is a state-level entrance exam which is held once in a year for various professional degree courses. The admission is offered to candidates into courses of Medical (MBBS), Engineering, BDS, BHMS, B.Pharm, Architecture, Technology and Homeopathy pertaining to Institutes that fall under Goa. Candidates will get the admission on the basis of the score in this entrance exam. This examination is conducted in online mode. The exam will be conducted on 05 – 06 May 2020. Candidates can read the whole article for complete details regarding the GCET 2020.

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 GCET 2020 Application form has been postponed due to COVID-19. 

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GOA CET 2020 Important Dates

The important dates and schedule of GCET-2020 are announced by DTE.

Events Dates
Start of receiving of application forms at Application Reception Centre & collecting admit card
April 2020
Last date to submit form & collecting admit card April 2020
Last date to submit form & collecting admit card (with late fee) 27 April 2020
GCET Exam Date 05 May (Physics & Chemistry) & 06 May  2020 (Mathematics)
Availability of answer key 3rd week of May
Declaration of result 13 May 2020
Start of receiving of application forms for Admission form (Counselling)
15 May 2020
Last date for receiving forms for Admission
22 May 2020
Display of Eligibility List for GCET based courses at Admission Centre
04 June 2020
Last date for compliance with deficiencies in GCET based eligibility list
08 June 2020
Display of Provisional Merit List of GCET based courses at Admission Centre
10 June 2020
Display of Final Merit List of GCET based courses at Admission Centre
12 June 2020
First Round of Admission to ENGG., PHARM courses
15 – 19 June 2020
Last date of submission of NATA result by applicants
19 June 2020
Display of Eligibility List for NEET, NATA based courses at Admission Centre
26 June 2020
Last date for compliance with deficiencies in NEET, NATA based eligibility list
29 June 2020
Display of Provisional Merit List of NEET, NATA based courses at Admission Centre
30 June 2020
Display of Final Merit List of NEET, NATA based courses at Admission Centre
01 July 2020
First Round of Admission to NEET based courses
02 – 03 July 2020
First Round of Admission to B.Arch. course
06 July 2020
Second Round of Admission to ENGG., PHARM courses
13 – 15 July 2020
Second Round Admission to MBBS, BDS and B.Arch. courses
24 July 2020
Second Round Admission to NEET(except MBBS, BDS) based courses & Third Round of Admission to ENGG., PHARM, MBBS, BDS and B.Arch. courses
07 – 12 August 2020

GOA CET 2020 Application form Postponed

The Application form for GOA CET 2020 exam has been postponed due to COVID-19. The release date of GOA CET 2020 application form was 26 March 2020 till 01 April 2020. The authority has taken this decision because of the widespread of coronavirus. GOA CET 2020 application form new dates will be released soon by the authority.

GOA CET Exam Schedule

The details regarding the schedule of the GOA CET exam are given below:

  • The B.E. & B.Pharm courses Admissions for the academic year 2020-21 in the State of Goa shall be carried out on basis of GCET-2020 Scores,(Goa Common Entrance Test).
  • The test will be conducted at various test centres across the state of Goa.
  • The prescribed syllabus for GCET 2020 is based on Std. XIIth (Science) i.e.  Physics, Chemistry and Maths, which is also prescribed in these subjects by Goa Board, for March- 2020 exam as per following schedule
GCET 2020 Exam Schedule
Subject Day & Date Time (Announced)
Physics 05 May 2020 10.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon
Chemistry 05 May 2020 2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Mathematics 06 May 2020 10.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon

GOA CET 2020 Application Form

The details regarding the Goa CET 2020 application form are given below:

  • The application form will be available at GCET 2020 official website dtegoa.gov.in.
  • Please do read all the guidelines before applying and make sure not to fill in the wrong details.
  • Candidates have to download the application form and take a printout of it.
  • The GCET application form has to be filled in offline mode.
  • The filled-in application form has to be submitted at the specified locations in person.

GOA CET 2020 Application Fee

The details regarding the GOA CET 2020 application fee is given below:

  • The application fee of GOA CET exam is Rs. 2000/-
  • Candidates can pay the application fee through offline mode only via Demand Draft.
    •  In favour of “Director of Technical Education” at Panaji, Goa, on any Scheduled Bank.
  • This must be submitted along with three identical photographs of the candidate.
  • Also, the printout of your duly filled application form A GCET-2020 in person at the notified Application Reception Centre at the location you have opted.

GCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The details regarding the GOA CET Eligibility Criteria are given below.

Academic Qualification:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed the Higher Secondary Examination from a school recognised by an apt board of education.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidates from the general category must hold a minimum of 45%. And for SC/ST category a minimum of 40%.
  • Subjects: Applicants should have majored in Physics, English and Mathematics subjects in the final year of their schooling. And must have undertaken Chemistry, Biotechnology, Computer Science or Biology as one of the optional subjects.

Age Limit:

  • In order to apply for the courses of Dentistry, Homeopathy, and medicine undergraduate courses. And the candidate must have attained 17 years of age on or before the 31 December 2020.

Other criteria

  • If the applicant wishes to opt for a Degree Course in Architecture, he/she must have taken and obtained a valid score in the NATA exam, conducted by the Council of Architecture.

GCET 2020 Examination Pattern

The details regarding the exam pattern of  GOA CET 2020 exam are given below:

Exam Mode Offline mode
Subjects 03; Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Total no. of Questions 75 (25 Question per subject)
Total Marks 75
Type of Questions MCQs with four alternatives.
The medium of Question paper English
Marking Scheme 01 mark for every correct answer
Negative Marking No

Note: The above examination pattern is applicable only for entrance exam organised for admission into different engineering courses. Admission in MBBS & B.Arch will be done only on the basis of marks obtained in NEET & NATA respectively.

GCET 2020 Syllabus

The details regarding the GOA CET 2020 syllabus is given below:

  • Since this exam covers both Medical and Engineering courses, the syllabus is quite branched out.
  • Goa Common Entrance Test 2020 covers the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and Biology.
  • The syllabus will be from the Higher Secondary Examination and the syllabus prescribed in these subjects by Goa Board, for March- 2020 exam.
  • Candidates can get the detailed prospectus and syllabus pdf here and subject wise syllabus PDF is linked below.
  • Download Subject Wise Syllabus Here:

GCET Preparation Tips

The tips to prepare for the GOA CET 2020 exam are given below:

  • Must know the complete details about exam pattern & syllabus.
  • Prepare a timetable for the study and give equal attention to all the subjects.
  • Also, go through the previous year’s question papers & model papers.
  • Do revisions on a daily basis.
  • Stay healthy and fit.

GCET 2020 Admit Card

The details regarding the GOA CET 2020 admit card is given below:

  • Admit cards for the GCET 2020 will be available form last week of April 2020.
  • The hall ticket of GCET 2020 will be available to the candidate at the notified Application Reception Centre when the payment is made and the verified application form is submitted.
Find Official GCET 2020 Form A  and complete Goa CET Information brochure here.

GCET 2020 Answer Key

The  details regarding the GOA CET 2020 answer key are given below:

  • The answer key is vital for any candidate as it gives him/her an idea of how well he/she has taken.
  • It also gives the candidate time to prepare for further steps.
  • The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa state has provided the answer keys for GCET 2020 after the examination.
  • The answer key has been available on the website.

GCET 2020 Results

The details regarding the GOA CET 2020 result is given below:

  • Goa CET 2020 exam results will be announced on 11 May 2020.
  • Candidates can check the result through online mode.
  • And the scorecard carries all the details of the candidate including the merit list and state rank.
  • Furthermore, the result is based on the score/marks obtained in the Goa Common Entrance Test.

GCET 2020 Counselling

The details regarding the GCET 2020 Counselling are given below:

  • GOA CET Counselling will start from 17 May 2020.
  • Counselling for the various seats has been done by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa state.
  • The counselling will be done purely based on the merit list and rank of the candidate.
  • If any fraudulent is found, or the eligibility criteria does not match, the application of the candidate will be dismissed.

GCET 2020 Seat Allotment

The details regarding the GCET 2020 Seat allotment are given below:

  • Allotment of the seats under GCET 2020 will be purely based on the merit list, rank, and a number of vacancies, seat ground, and reservation criteria.
  • It is an absolute must that the candidate must attend the counselling.

GCET 2020 Participating Institutes

A great many institutes under various domains in Goa use GCET scores to allocate undergraduate program seats.  Some of the best Engineering colleges that use GCET scores are:

  • 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 Architecture

Goa Common Entrance Test 2020 Exam Center

Applicants can select the exam centre as per his/her comfort.

S. No Exam Centre
1. Tiswadi
2. Cujira (Bambolim)
3. Panaji
4. Verna
5. Vasco
6. Mapusa
7. Ponda-1
8. Ponda (Farmagudi)
9. Bicholim
10. Curchorem
11. Porvorim
12. Sanquelim
13. Cuncolim
14. Dharbandora

GOA CET 2020 Important changes

  • GCET Application form 2020 dates have been changed due to COVID-19 by the authority.
  • Applicants must have obtained a minimum aggregate of 50% in their Higher Secondary Education (from the government of Goa or from a recognised board) if from General category and 40% if from SC/ST.
  • The application fee in the form of a DD of Rs. 1800/- payable in favour of “Director of Technical Education”.
  • The admission into MBBS course will be offered through NEET score and in B.Arch course through NATA score. 

Around 6000 students are expected to participate in the GOA Common Entrance Test 2020 exam.

GCET Entrance Highlights 2020

Name of Examination

Directorate of Technical Education

Commonly Known As

GOA CET
Exam Conducting Body Directorate of Technical Education
Examination level

State Level Exam

Category

UG/PG Entrance

Purpose of Exam

Admissions in Medical (MBBS), Engineering, BDS, BHMS, B.Pharm, Architecture, Technology and Homeopathy.

Mode of Examination

Offline

Duration

2 hours

Total Marks

75 marks

Diploma/Polytechnic Admission

  • The Goa polytechnic or Diploma admission is also conducted by DTE, Goa.
  • And, The counselling will process will start in May 2020.
  • Read about Goa Polytechnic admission here.
Goa Polytechnic 2020 Goa Diploma Admission

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GOA CET FAQs

Is GOA CET 2020 Application Form postponed?

Yes, GOA CET application form has been postponed due to COVID-19.

Can i pay the application fee through online mode?

No, candidates can pay the application fee through offline mode via demand draft.

am from another state, can I apply for GCET Goa?

yes, Indian nationals can apply after fulfilling the eligibility criteria.

Is the GCET Application form releases online?

Yes, candidates can download it form the official website.

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