Gujarat Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 2020

Gujarat PGCET

Gujarat Post Graduate Common Entrance Test

Form Date: 24 Jun - 14 Jul 2021 (Tentative)

Pen & Paper Mode

Form Date: 24 Jun - 14 Jul 2021

GUJARAT PGCET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 500
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body: Admission Committee for Professional Courses, Gujarat (ACPC)
  • Courses:M.Tech
  • Streams:Engineering

Gujarat PGCET 2021: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Dates

Updated On - May 01 2021 by Swagota Nandi

Gujarat PGCET 2021 (Gujarat Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 2021) will be conducted by the Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC). This exam aims to enrol the qualifying candidates in Post-Graduate Engineering, Architecture & Pharma Courses. The exam is conducted once every year at the State Level. for admission into M.E. / M. TECH. / M. PHARM. / M. PLAN/M. Arch. The candidates must carefully go through the eligibility criteria to ensure their eligibility for the exam. Also, the candidates who have qualified the GATE exam will not have to appear in the PGCET exam. Read the complete article to know all about Gujarat PGCET 2021 Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, etc.

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Exam Status

Candidates can check Gujarat PGCET status from below:

Exam Status

No official notification has been released by the conducting authority.

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Important Dates

Candidates can check the important dates and events regarding the PGCET 2021 form the below-given table:

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Important Dates
EventsDates (Tentative)
Beginning of the application form submissionLast week of June 2021
Final date to submit application formFirst week of July 2021
Date of Gujrat PGCET Exam3rd week of July 2021
Final Date for submission of pending documents4th week of July 2021
Publication of the merit list`4th week of July 2021
Mock round of counsellingLast week of July 2021
1st round of counsellingLast week of July 2021
Starting of the classes1st week of August 2021
2nd round of counselling (Only if the seat remains vacant)1st week of August 2021

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Application Form

Candidates can fill the Gujarat PGCET Application form 2021 on the official website of conducting authority. Check all essential information related to PGCET registration 2021:

  • Candidates firstly need to purchase PIN cover containing user Id and 14 digit PIN in cash only from designated branches of ICICI Bank.
  • After that, candidates login with the user ID and PIN and register themselves.
  • After registration, candidates have to fill the application form and candidates must be careful while filling the form.
  • Upload scanned copy of recent photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Candidates are advised to take the print out of their application form for future reference.

Gujarat PGCET Application Fees

  • Candidates have to purchase PIN cover in cash of Rs. 500/- which contain user Id and 14 digit PIN code.
  • Mode of Payment:  Candidates must buy the PIN cover through offline mode in cash from designated branches of ICICI Bank.

How to apply for Gujarat PGCET 2021?

Candidates can apply for Gujrat PGCET 2021 by followinf the steps given below:

  • Registration: This is the first step of the application process. In this stage, the applicants have to provide the required details such as name, date of birth, mobile number, and e-mail id. After the successful registration, the candidate will receive a registration number, user id and password. 
  • Login and Filling of the application form: Candidates have to log in using the details and complete the application process. In this section, the candidates have to enter their personal, academic, qualifying exam, and other details. 
  • Uploading the documents: After entering all the details, applicants have to upload the recent colour passport size photograph. The picture has to be scanned properly in jpg/png/BMP format with 20 Kb file size. Candidates who are applying based on the GATE scores have to upload the GATE scorecard. 
  • Payment and Submission of the application fees: After uploading all the documents and certificates, the applicants have to make the payment of the application fee. The payment has to be paid online using credit/debit/internet banking. Once, the Gujarat PGCET application fee is paid, candidates have to download and take the printout of the application form. 

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check their Gujarat PGCET Eligibility Criteria 2021 before start filling the application form. Given below are some related to eligibility criteria:

  • Candidates must secure at least 50% marks in the qualifying exam(in case of SC/ST category candidates need 45% marks).
  • Candidates must secure valid marks in the GATE entrance exam.
Check the category wise reservation in the given below table:
Scheduled Castes(SC)7%
Scheduled Tribes(ST)15%
Socially and Educationally Backward Classes, including Widows and
orphan of any caste
Economically weaker Section (EWSs)10%

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates must check the Gujarat PGCET 2021 Exam Pattern in the given below table so that they have an idea about exam structure:

Guj PG CET Question Paper Scheme 
Exam ModeOffline(Pen and Paper)
Duration90 Minutes
Type of QuestionsObjective Type Questions
Number of Questions100
Total Marks100
Marking Scheme+1 marks for each correct answer
Negative MarkN/A
Gujarat PGCET 2021 Syllabus
Bio-Medical Engineering Syllabus
  • Analog, Digital and Power Electronics 
  • Basics of Modelling and Control Theory
  • Microprocessor (8085) and Microcontroller (8051)
  • Basics of communication and networking 
  • Digital Signal Processing 
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Biomedical Transducers, Materials and implants 
  • Biomechanics 
  • Therapeutic, Diagnostic, Analytical and Optical Instrumentation 
  • Medical Imaging and Image processing. 
  • Bioinformatics and advance medical techniques like telemedicine, remote surgery etc.

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Admit Card

Applicants can check a few basic details about Gujarat PGCET admit card 2021 below in the given points:
  • Candidates will receive the admit card of Gujarat PGCET 2021 after the successful submission of the application form.
  • It is important for candidates to know that hall ticket is an important document to be carried to the exam centre on the day of examination.
  • Along with admit card/ hall ticket, candidates will have to carry a photo identity proof in original at the time of test otherwise they will not be allowed to appear in the exam.
  • The admit card/ hall ticket will contain the name of the candidate, date, time and name and complete address of the exam centre allotted etc.

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Result

The result of Gujarat PGCET 2020 will be announced by ACPC authorities in the form of merit list on its official website after the exam. Candidates who will apply through GATE and qualify in the entrance exam will be listed out in the merit list.  Based on the score of exam M.Tech programme admissions will be done. The merit list consists of scores and ranks secured by the candidates.

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Counselling

The counselling will be done Online or Offline modes. Check the details below:

  • Those who will qualify the exam will be called for counselling and also GATE qualified candidates who will apply for admission.
  • Gujarat PGCET counselling 2021 will include the following steps - mock round, first round, seat allotment result of the first round, second round, seat allotment result of the second round, third round, seat allotment result of the third round and reporting to the institute allotted.
  • The seats will be allotted to the candidates based on the merit, choice filling, and availability of seats.
  • Candidates accepting the allotted seats will be required to pay the prescribed fee of the Institute for confirmation of admission.

Course offered by Gujarat PGCET 2021

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agriculture Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Environmental engineering
  • Marine engineering
  • Material and Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Textile Engineering

Gujarat PGCET 2021 Highlights

The candidates can check a few basic details about GUJPGCET below in the given table:
Exam nameGujarat PGCET or Gujarat Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 
Conducting bodyAdmission Committee for Professional Courses
Level State Level
FrequencyOnce a year
Official website
Application LinkReleasing Soon

Admission Committee for Professional Courses

ACPC(Admission Committee for Professional Courses) shall monitor, supervise and control the entire process(application form release, admit card, entrance exam, result, counselling) of admission to the candidates who seeking admissions to the professional degree courses. The government of Gujarat had constituted two different Committees to established ACPC to regulate the admission of candidates to the degree courses respectively.

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GUJARAT PGCET Important Dates

Form Date24 Jun - 14 Jul 2021 (Tentative)

Gujarat Post Graduate Common Entrance Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

1 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

24 Jun 2021

Form End Date:

14 Jul 2021

The forms will open on 24 Jun 2021



Examination Date:


Application Fees:

₹ 500

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