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  • Written by nikhil
  • Last Modified on 24-01-2023
  • Written by nikhil
  • Last Modified on 24-01-2023

About Exam

About Exam

Exam Brief

The Goa Common Entrance Exam or GCET is a state-level exam conducted by the State Government of Goa. The entrance exam is conducted every year for the various engineering and pharmacy degree programs available in the private and government colleges of Goa. 

The admission in B.Arch. Courses will be offered on the ground of NATA scores. Through this article, we have provided the all details candidates need to know regarding the GCET 2022 exam.

When is JEE Main 2022 Scheduled?

The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) which conducts the exam every year, has postponed the Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) 2022. According to DTE Goa, the test which was originally scheduled for May 11 and 12, 2022, will now take place on June 27 and 28.

Exam Summary

Events Particulars
Name of the exam GCET
Full-Form Goa Common Entrance Examination
Conducting Body Directorate of Technical Education (DTE)
Conducting Level of Exam State Level
Courses offered Engineering.
Allied Health Sciences.
Level of GCET Exam Under-graduate
Frequency of the GCET Exam Once in a year
Mode of GCET Examination Offline mode
Questions Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Application Fees 2000
Sections 3
Total Duration of GCET Exam 2 Hours
Total Marks 225
Marking Scheme +1 for correct response. No negative marking.
Validity of GCET Score 1-year
Official Website http://dte.goa.gov.in/

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Latest Update

Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) was earlier scheduled to take place on 11th, 12th May 2022, and now, it is postponed to 27th, 28th June 2022 by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) of Goa Board.

Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern

Selection Process

Candidates are selected based on their performances in the examination. The candidates need to write the three papers for the examination, physics, chemistry and mathematics.

The selection process of the candidates for GCET recruitment is listed below:

  • Candidates must undergo the eligibility conditions prescribed in the official notification
  • Candidates must fill out the application form by providing the necessary information like personal details, educational details, and contact details etc.
  • The candidate must download the admit card.
  • Candidates must write the examination, and they need to get the minimum qualifying marks prescribed in the official notification.
  • Candidates must undergo the counselling process

Stages of Exam

The Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) is a single-stage examination. It has three examination papers.

  • Physics for 75 marks
  • Chemistry for 75 marks
  • Mathematics for 75 marks

Exam pattern details - Scoring pattern (+/- Marking)

The below table gives the GCET exam pattern such as question types, marks, duration etc.

Exam Particulars Details
Exam Mode Offline mode only
Language English language
Question type Multiple-choice questions (MCQ)
Total Papers Three: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Total number of questions( per paper) 75 questions
Time allotted to attempt the test Two hours (each paper)
Marking scheme
  • For incorrect answers there are no marks deducted.
  • For every correct answer, one mark is given to each question

GCET Exam Pattern Highlights

  • GCET will be based on the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education’s Class 12th syllabus.
  • Questions were collected from the following subjects: physics, chemistry, and mathematics.
  • 75 questions in each subject had to be answered in two hours.
  • Candidates will receive one mark for each correct answer.
  • Multiple or incorrect replies, however, are not penalised.
  • Candidates will be asked to fill out an objective response sheet (ORS), which will serve as an answer sheet.
  • It is also important to thoroughly study the directions given on the OMR page and establish yourself with the pattern beforehand.

Exam Pattern Details – Number of Questions Subject-wise

The GCET exam is conducted to examine applicants’ abilities to solve complicated questions in a given amount of time. Candidates need to score above the qualifying marks to get selected for the GCET merit list. The GCET Exam pattern for the three subjects is given below.

GCET Exam Pattern for Physics

Particulars Details
Total questions 75
Difficulty level Moderate to hard
Total Marks 75
Duration 2 hours
Important topics asked Electricity, mechanics, and magnetism

GCET Exam Pattern for Chemistry

Pattern Details
Total questions 75
Difficulty level Hard
Total Marks 75
Duration 2 hours
Important topics asked Physical, organic and inorganic chemistry

GCET 2 Exam Pattern for Mathematics

Particulars Details
Total questions 75
Difficulty level Hard
Total Marks 75
Duration 2 hours
Important topics asked Number system, calculus & trigonometry

Exam pattern details - Total time

There is specified time allotted for each paper of the GCET examination. The below table gives the duration of each paper of the GCET examination.

Subjects Offered Number of Questions Total Duration
Physics 75 120 minutes or 2 hours
Chemistry 75 120 minutes or 2 hours
Mathematics 75 120 minutes or 2 hours

Exam Syllabus

Exam Syllabus

Exam Syllabus

The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Goa will publish the GCET syllabus online. The GCET syllabus will outline the subjects, topics, and units that will be covered. Candidates should review the GCET syllabus to ensure that they are well-prepared for the entrance exam. Candidates will know how to prepare for GCET, if they know the curriculum ahead of time. Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics are the subjects that must be studied for the admission exam. Candidates should review the official GCET exam pattern in addition to the syllabus for strategising their preparation.

Steps to Download the GCET Exam Syllabus

Here are the instructions for downloading the official Goa Common Entrance Test curriculum in PDF format.

  • Visit DTE Goa’s official website at www.dtegoa.gov.in
  • Click on the link “Admission Prospectus” and follow the instructions.
  • Read and locate the syllabus, then download or print it.
  • Keep it on hand for future use.

Candidates can review the GCET 2022 detailed syllabus subject-wise in the below-mentioned tables.

GCET Syllabus 2022 – Physics

Units Topics
Unit 1 Electrostatics
Unit 2 Current Electricity
Unit 3 Magnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism
Unit 4 Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current
Unit 5 Electromagnetic Waves
Unit 6 Optics
Unit 7 Atoms and Nuclei
Unit 8 Electronic Devices
Unit 9 Communication Systems

GCET Syllabus 2022 – Mathematics

Units Topics
Unit 1 Relation and Functions
Unit 2 Algebra
Unit 3 Calculus
Unit 4 Vector and 3D Geometry
Unit 5 Linear Programming
Unit 6 Probability

GCET Syllabus 2022 – Chemistry

Units Topics
Unit 1 Solid State
Unit 2 Solutions
Unit 3 Electrochemistry
Unit 4 Chemical Kinetics
Unit 5 Surface Chemistry
Unit 6 General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
Unit 7 p-Block Elements
Unit 8 d and f – Block elements
Unit 9 Coordination Compounds
Unit 10 Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Unit 11 Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
Unit 12 Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
Unit 13 Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Unit 14 Biomolecules
Unit 15 Polymers
Unit 16 Chemistry in Everyday Life

Study Plan to Maximise Score

Study Plan to Maximise Score

Preparation Tips

  • Candidates should review the GCET syllabus to ensure that they are aware of the types of questions that may be asked during the exam.
  • The GCET syllabus will be based on the Directorate of Technical Education’s class 12 syllabus.
  • Candidates must study the topics covered in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in classes 11 and 12 because the questions in the GCET 2022 exam will be focused on these themes.
  • The following test pattern will also assist students in understanding what to expect in terms of questions, marking schemes, and the time provided to complete the paper.
  • Candidates will also benefit from the GCET sample papers, which will allow them to put their learning and study into practice.
  • Because practice indeed makes perfect, candidates must complete the sample papers to determine where they stand in their preparation for the GCET 2022 exam.

Detailed Study plan

To perform well on the exam and to get selected for their desired college, candidates must be well-prepared. Thus, candidates can use the GCET 2022 preparation tips to help them with their exam preparation.

  • Understanding the Syllabus
    Candidates are recommended to completely examine the official GCET 2022 curriculum before starting their preparation process. Candidates will know what subjects, themes, and units they need to study for the entrance exam if they know the syllabus. Candidates will be able to plan their study schedules according to the syllabus they will be studying. This will show them how much material needs to be covered in order to achieve a high exam score.
  • Understanding the Exam Pattern
    Along with the syllabus and the GCET 2022 test pattern is also important. The GCET exam pattern will provide candidates with information on how the entrance examination will be conducted. The pattern will contain information on the exam mode, duration, marking method, and more. If a candidate is familiar with the pattern, he or she will have a better chance of performing well in the exam.
  • Creating Your Own Time Table
    Candidates are advised to build their own timetable once they are familiar with the pattern and curriculum. It is important to remember that the timetable should be designed in such a way that the full syllabus is covered thoroughly before the exam date. Candidates might divide their daily agenda into diverse themes from various subjects so that the learning process does not get repetitive.
  • Preparing Revision Notes
    Candidates are encouraged to take notes on a regular basis while studying. This will assist candidates in writing down all of the key topics and formulas that they will need to remember for the exam. Candidates can also note down their thoughts on topics that they find difficult to comprehend.

Recommended Chapters

The details regarding the important books for GCET examination is given below for the candidate’s reference:

Recommended Books for GCET for Chemistry:

Topics Name of the Book Author
Physical Chemistry Physical Chemistry Peter Atkins
Inorganic Chemistry Concise Inorganic Chemistry JD Lee
Organic Chemistry Organic Chemistry David Klein

Recommended Books for GCET for Physics:

Topics Name of the Book Author
Physics Concepts of Physics HC Verma
Electricity and Magnetism Understanding Physics DC Pandey
Questions Concepts of Physics: Part 2 HC Verma

Recommended Books for GCET for Mathematics:

Topics Name of the Book Author
Maths XI Maths XI RD Sharma
Maths XII Maths XII RD Sharma
Maths Maths RS Agarwal

Exam Counselling

Exam counselling

Student Counselling

The DTE announces the Counselling process. There will be two stages to the Counselling procedure. Candidates must complete the registration process. For entrance, students must choose their college. The GCET Counselling will take place offline. Counselling is solely dependent on rank.

Candidates are assigned seats based on their first-round selection. The seats will be left empty. In the next round, the candidates will be called. Students must have their documents authenticated. Any student who fails to attend Counselling will forfeit their seat.

The GCET 2022 Counselling date has yet to be announced.

Steps for GCET Counselling

The steps to be followed in GCET Counselling are given below:

  • Fill out the Counselling Form: 
      • The candidate must complete the Counselling form in an offline mode.
      • The candidate must complete the form with their credentials. Candidates must enter the information carefully.
  • Sending your application:
      • After filling out the form, the candidate must submit it. Send the form to DTE in Goa.
      • A DTE official will issue a confirmation receipt. This receipt is for successfully completing the Counselling form.
  • Counselling Phase:
      • The students are chosen based on their rank during the Counselling phase. Candidates are assigned seats depending on a variety of considerations. For instance, rank, seat availability, and reservations.
      • The students who have been chosen must have their documents checked. Any student who fails to do so will have their seats cancelled.
  • Report to the Respective Institute:
      • The student must report to the institute to which their rank has been assigned.
      • The student should carry a seat assignment letter. They must also bring the original paperwork as well as fees.

GCET Merit List

Once the exam is completed, the tentative GCET 2022 merit list will be released. The tentative merit list for GCET 2022 includes the candidates’ ranks, as well as their 12th grade and GCET 2022 results. The GCET Counselling shortlisted applicants will be chosen from the GCET merit list 2022.

Event Details
Medical Course On the basis of the candidate’s GCET 2022 scores, authorities in authority will compile a merit list for admissions to MBBS, BDS, BHMS (Homoeopathy), BAMS (Ayurveda), AHS, B.V.Sc and A.H, and Nursing.
Bachelor of Engineering The candidate’s aggregate marks in Physics and Mathematics will be used to create the merit list. In the event of a tie, the candidate with the highest Mathematics score will be given preference. Following that, Chemistry grades will be considered.
In the event that chemistry marks are similar, applicants with higher marks in Physics and Mathematics at intermediate level/qualifying examination would be given preference. If all of the aforementioned possibilities are equal, older applicants will be given precedence.
Pharmacy Candidates who applied for the Pharmacy course will be placed on a merit list based on their performance in Physics and Chemistry. In the event of a tie, candidates who scored higher in Chemistry will be given greater weight.
If a tie still exists, the candidate with the better aggregate marks in Physics and Chemistry at the intermediate level will be selected first. Candidates that score well in Chemistry will be prioritised on the Merit List. Ties will be broken on the basis of age as a last resort, with applicants born earlier being put higher in the sequence.
Architecture After the exam is completed, a provisional merit list will be released. The merit list for Bachelor in Architecture will be prepared using the combined marks earned in GCET and the qualifying examination. Both marks will be examined in a 1:1 ratio, with each receiving 50%. In the event of a tie, the candidate with the highest NATA score will be favoured, followed by candidates with high Mathematics scores.

Important Dates

About Exam

Exam Notification Date

The Directorate of Technical Education Goa has released the official notification regarding the GCET examination in the first week of April 2022.

Application Form Filling - Start & End Date

The eligible candidates can start filling the application form by providing the necessary details such as personal details, address, contact details, educational qualifications etc. The application form filling will start in the 2nd week of April 2022, and the last date of submission of the application form is the 3rd to 4th week of April 2022. Candidates can submit the offline GCET 2022 application forms with Rs. 3500 application fee (including late fees of Rs. 1500, if applicable) in the 4th week of April 2022.

Admit Card Date

The candidates who successfully applied for the GCET examination will receive an admit card. The candidates should get the admit card 15 days prior to the GCET examination. Tentatively, candidates can get the admit cards in the month of June 2022.

Exam Date

The exam date is now changed to 27 and 28 June 2022. Originally, it was scheduled to be held on 11 and 1th May 2022. But now, officials have postponed the exam dates which are given below.

  • Physics – 27 June 2022
  • Chemistry – 27 June 2022
  • Mathematics – 28 June 2022

Result Date

After completion of the CGET examination, the next step is announcing the exam results. The GCET exam results will be announced after 30 days of completion of the GCET examination.

Application Process

About Exam

Dos and Donts of Form Filling

Candidates can start to apply from the third week of April 2022. Candidates must pay an extra fee of INR 1500 to apply (a total of INR 3500) after the date of submission. Before filling out the application form, candidates should check their GCET 2022 eligibility.

Candidates must complete the GCET application form with personal information, academic information, and other information before submitting it online and paying the application cost of INR 2000. Candidates will be required to select their preferred exam city when filling out the application form. Candidates are expected to fill out the application form completely and accurately to avoid being rejected.

Important Dates of GCET Application Form

The below table gives some of the important dates for the GCET examination.

Events Particulars
Official notification of GCET 2022 1st week of April 2022
Application form releases 2nd week of April 2022
Last date to submit application 4th week of April 2022

Highlights in Application Form

The candidates should go through all the important details before filling out the application form.

  • Candidates will be able to fill out the GCET 2022 application form both online and offline.
  • The authorities will not accept any applications after the deadline.
  • There will be an extra late fee for the offline application form.
  • Candidates must make online payments using net banking, credit card, or debit card.

GCET Registration

Candidates can fill out the GCET 2022 application form by following the steps below:

  • Registration:
    To register, go to the GCET 2022 official website. Candidates must go to the ‘Register’ link and enter their correct email address. A password of your choice must be created.
  • Filling Out the Form:
    Once you have completed the registration procedure, you will receive an email with a verification link. Candidates must log in and click the verification link to complete the GCET 2022 application form, which includes personal, academic, and contact information. Candidates’ signatures and photographs should also be supplied.
  • Payment of Fees:
    Candidates must then pay Rs. 2000 application fee online (through net banking, credit card, or debit card).
  • Examination Centre:
    After the fees have been received, the candidates will be allowed to choose their preferred exam centre.
  • Final Step:
    Candidates must complete and submit the GCET 2022 online application form.

Steps to Fill the Application Form

The GCET application form will be accepted in both online and offline formats. Before filling out the application form, candidates must ensure that they meet the GCET 2022 eligibility requirements. Candidates can follow the steps below to fill out and submit the GCET application form 2022:

  • The GCET 2022 application form (Form A) can be downloaded from the application URL and printed on A4 paper. The paper must be of excellent quality.
  • Fill in all essential information, such as personal information, information about the candidates’ categories, and so on.
  • One current colour photo should be attached to the application form. Candidates should take their photos no more than three months previous to their admission date.
  • Attach two more images to the GCET application form.
  • Complete your postal address, including the zip code.
  • Enter your phone number or contact information. The phone number must be supplied in brackets with the area code.
  • Check and circle your Subject-Codes (subject codes are listed in the table below).
  • Choose your GCET centre 2022 and mention your centre code and name.
  • Enter information about the DD, such as the number, the bank, and the date it was issued.
  • Candidates and their parents must sign the form at the designated area.

Application Fees

The requisite application fee must be paid before final submission.

  • For all categories of candidates, the application cost is INR 2000.
  • The application fee was paid by credit card, debit card, or net banking.
  • For submitting the application form with a late fee, the amount is INR 3500 (Including late fees of INR 1500 and application fee of INR 2000).

Documents Required for Application Form Filling

Candidates can arrange some of the documents and other things ready before filling out the application form. Some of the important documents required for filling out the application form are:

  • Three passport-size photos. The photos should not have been taken more than three months prior to submitting the application.
  • SSCLE certificate of completion
  • Certificate of completion for Class 12
  • Fees is payable by DD.
  • Signature of the candidate
  • Valid mobile number
  • Address of correspondence

Application Form Correction

Candidates will have the option to make changes to their application forms as well. The authority will declare the dates for GCET 2022 form rectification, and candidates will have that time period to correct some details such as name, category, and address.

In the event of a discrepancy, candidates can contact the GCET authority.

  • Email Id: [email protected]
  • Phone number +91-832-2413571
  • Fax: +91-832-2413572
  • Address: Government Of Goa Directorate Of Technical Education, Goa State DTE Building, Alto-porvorim, Bardez, Goa, Pin 403521.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

Age Criteria

Candidates who have passed/appeared in the HSSC (Standard 12th science) or comparable examinations prior to the start of the academic semester are eligible to take the GCET 2022. Mathematics is not required for candidates seeking admission to the pharmacy program.

Course-wise Eligibility

Courses Eligibility Requirements
Engineering Courses Candidates must have passed a 10+2 or comparable test from recognised boards. Physics, Mathematics, and English should be major subjects, with Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology or Computer Science (any one) as additional courses. Candidates must have received a combined score of at least 45 per cent in the general group and 40 per cent in the SC/ST/PH group.
B.Arch Candidates must have completed 10+2 or comparable mathematics tests.
They should have received a minimum of 50 per cent in the general group and 45 per cent in the SC/ST/OBC group.
Candidates must also pass the NATA examination.
BHMS and AHS Candidates must have passed Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in their 10+2 or comparable exams.
They must have received at least 50 per cent in the general group and 40 per cent in the SC/ST/PH category.
B.Sc Nursing Candidates must have passed Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English in their 10 + 2 or comparable exams.
He or she should have received at least 45 per cent in the general group and 40 per cent in the SC/ST/OBC category.
B.Pharmacy Candidates must have completed 10+2 or comparable exams, with Physics, Chemistry, and English as required subjects.
Candidates should also have a subject in mathematics, biotechnology, biology, or computer science in addition to the above mentioned.

Age Criteria

The minimum age to appear for the GCET examination is 17 years. Students should be more than 17 years, and there is no specified maximum age for the filling of application forms.

Eligibility for B.E 

The eligibility criteria for the B.E degree is given below:

  • Candidates must have passed the Goa Board of secondary and higher secondary education’s higher secondary school certificate (Std. 12th) examination or its equivalent examination with English, Physics, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects. They can have one of the following subjects- Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Computer Science/Biology as additional and obtained not less than 45 per cent marks in the aggregate of Physics and Mathematics subjects. (Only applicants from SC, ST, and OBC are eligible for 40%).
  • Candidates must have passed the Goa Board of secondary and higher secondary education’s higher secondary school certificate (Std. 12th) examination or an equivalent examination with Mathematics as one of the subjects and received at least 50 per cent aggregate marks (45 per cent aggregate marks for SC/ST/OBC applicants).
  • 10+3 Diploma (any stream) with 50 per cent aggregate marks recognised by the Central/State Governments.
  • After ten years of schooling, obtain an International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum of 50% in aggregate and Mathematics as a required subject of assessment.

Eligibility for Students of Kashmir 

The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate (Std. 12th) examination or its equivalent examination with English, Physics, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects, as well as one of the following subjects Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Computer Science/Biology, with not less than 45 per cent marks in Physics and Mathematics.


  • Candidates must be citizens of India.
  • Non-resident Indians with Indian passports are also eligible to apply for seats designated for NRIs.
  • Overseas Citizens of India (OCI)/ persons of Indian origin (PIO) cardholders are also regarded as eligible for NRI Category admissions.
  • Foreign nationals must apply to the Indian government.

Reservation Criteria

Category Reservation (%)
Scheduled Caste (SC) 2%
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 12%
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 27%
Physically Handicapped (PH) 3%
Freedom Fighter (FF) 1%
Central and State Personnel 3%
Ex-Defence Service Personnel 1%
GN (Grandparent/Parent from Goa) 2%
NRI Up to 5%
Kashmiri Migrant On the supernumerary basis for AICTE courses

Education Qualification

Candidates should complete class 10+2 or 12th examination or equivalent examination from the recognised university.

  • Candidates should have cleared the higher secondary school examination of the Goa board.
  • Or an examination conducted by the Central Board of secondary education, New Delhi, or any other examination equivalent to the H.S.S.C.examination of Goa Board.
  • They must also have acquired the minimum percentage of marks in the specific subjects.

Number of Attempts

Students can take the examination as long as they fulfil the eligibility criteria prescribed by the officials.

Language Proficiency

The GCET examination can be in only the English language.

Admit Card

Admit Card

Admit Card Release Date

The admit card for the GCET 2022 exam will be accessible in the third week of June 2022, until the exam date. To obtain their admit cards, candidates must provide their login credentials. At the test centre, admission cards will be required for all applicants. Without an admission card, no candidate will be able to sit in the exam room. Along with the admission card, candidates need to bring one valid ID proof (driving licence, Aadhar card, etc.).

Candidates must carefully review all of the information provided and then print their GCET 2022 admit card to keep for future reference. Candidates must present their admission cards at the testing centre before entering the exam hall; if they fail to do so, they will be unable to take the test. Applicants must keep their GCET 2022 admit card safe because it will be needed for GCET 2022 counselling and admission.

Important Dates

Events Important Dates
Release of application form To be notified
Final date to submit the application form To be notified
Release of admit card To be notified
GCET 2022 27-Jun-2022 to 28-Jun-2022

Things to Do Before Admit Card

To obtain a GCET admit card, follow the instructions below:

  • Candidates must remember the application number or registration number and password.
  • Candidates must have a good internet connection.
  • Candidates ensure that they have opened the official website in a secure browser like chrome, edge etc.
  • Candidates are advised to check the official website for the time being.

How to Get GCET Admit Card

The admission committee must provide students with GCET 2022 “Photo Admit Cards” To obtain an admit card, and applicants are recommended to submit a fully completed GCET 2022 application form to the notified designated centres of DTE, Goa by the deadline date.

The following are the ways to obtain the GCET 2022 admit card:

  • Visit the DTE Goa designated centre as soon as possible.
  • Enter details, and submit your application form.
  • Take your “Photo Admit Card” with you.
  • Examine all of the information on the admit card.
  • Keep two or three copies of your admission card for future use.

Details Mentioned on Admit Card

The GCET 2022 admit card contains critical information about the participants, such as the test venue, exam timings, and other important information and instructions relating to the test and the individual.

  • The registration number for GCET
  • Admit Card number for GCET
  • Application number of GCET
  • Name of candidate 
  • Photograph of candidate
  • Signature of candidate
  • Postal address and contact information for the candidate
  • Test centre information
  • Timings of test
  • Provision for sticking a passport-size image during the test

Documents Required

Candidates for the GCET 2022 examination must carry the following documents for verification on the day of the exam.

  • The proof of unique ID (in original). The ID proof must match the information provided on the application form.
  • Candidates who did not have a physical copy of their GCET 2022 admit card and their unique photo ID in original at the time of submission will not be allowed to take the exam.
  • As and when needed, candidates must present the GCET admit card 2022 and the unique photo ID evidence in original to the invigilator.
  • The applicants must present their admit card issued by DTE, Goa before entering.

The discrepancy in GCET Admit Card

It is the student’s responsibility to review all of the information on the GCET 2022 admit card. If a discrepancy is discovered, the applicant must notify the official GCET authority immediately, the DTE, Goa, when they obtain the admit card at the specified centre, and the problem will be resolved.

Possible Issues for Admit Card

  • Poor internet connectivity may prevent the admit card from being downloaded. As a result, candidates must guarantee that their internet connection is reliable.
  • During the download of the admission card, the browser is really important. The browser is frequently clogged with cache files, or an update is pending, which might cause the browser to crash.
  • The rush to get the entrance card could lead to incorrect credentials being entered. As a result, downloading the file will be unsuccessful.
  • Downloading the admit ard may be hampered if you enter an incorrect security pin or registration number.

Details Mentioned on GCET Admit Card

The candidate’s performance in GCET 2022 was represented in the GCET 2022 admit card. The following information was published on the admit card. Candidates must carefully examine all of the facts on the result.

  • Name of the candidate
  • Roll number
  • Category of the candidate
  • Gender of the candidate
  • Total score
  • Total percentage of marks
  • Marks of each subject
  • Rank

Tie-Breaking Process

If two or more candidates receive the same score and rank. Then, the interest merit system will be used to break the tie, which includes the following:

  • Candidates with higher maths scores are given priority.
  • If two applicants have the same mathematics score, the one with the higher chemistry score is chosen to break the tie.
  • If a tie still exists, the candidate with the highest overall score in physics, chemistry, and mathematics will be given preference.
  • If none of the above-mentioned measures succeeds in breaking the deadlock, the candidate who scored higher in mathematics in class XII will be given the upper hand.
  • If the above fails, the older candidate will be given a better place on the team.

List of Exam Centres

The following are the GCET 2022 exam centres that will be allotted to the candidates. Every candidate must also take note of the test centre.

S.No Examination Centre Centre Code Address of the Exam Centre
1 Tiswadi Cujira (Bambolim) 10 V. Dempo Higher Secondary School of Arts, Science and Commerce
2 Panaji 11 Goa College of Pharmacy
3 Verna 12 Fr. Agnel Multipurpose Higher Secondary School/ P.C.college of Engineering
4 Navelim 13 Rosary Higher Secondary School
25 Rosary College of Arts and Commerce
5 Vasco 14 Deep Vihar High School/MES College of Arts & Commerce
6 Mapusa 15 Purushottam Walawalkar Higher Secondary School
7 Ponda 16 A.J De Almeida High School
8 Ponda (Farmagudi) 17 G.V Ms Smt N.J Aguir Higher Secondary School
9 Bicholim 18 Shantadurga High School
10 Curchorem 19 Govt. Polytechnic, Curchorem
11 Porvorim 20 Vidya Prabodhini Higher Secondary School
12 Assagao 21 DM’s PVS Sarojini M.Kushe Higher Secondary School
13 Sanquelim 22 Govt. Higher Secondary School/Govt. College of Arts and Science
14 Cuncolim 23 Maria Bambina Higher Secondary School
15 Dharbandora 24 BBSS Vishweshwar Shankar Laad Higher Secondary School

Exam Day Instructions

The candidates must be aware of all the rules regarding the GCET 2022 exam. 

  • Candidates should be aware that applications will be accepted on all specified dates during the working period.
  • Candidates must verify whether the information stated on the admit card is correct.
  • Check the candidate’s name, exam centre, exam time and date, father’s name, roll number, and other information.
  • Candidates should also read the instructions on the rear of their admission card.


Cut off

Expected Cut-off

The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa will prepare the GCET 2022 cutoff for the admission process. The GCET cutoff of 2022 will be the minimum marks required to have a better probability of being admitted. The authorities will consider a number of elements when establishing the GCET cutoff, including the difficulty level of the exam, the number of applicants, the previous year’s cutoff trends, and more. The GCET 2022 cut-off will play a significant role in the admissions process. 

Dates of GCET Cut-off

Events Dates (Tentative)
GCET 2022 27 June 2022 to 28 June 2022
Announcement of result To be notified
Commencement of counselling To be notified

Important Instructions

The important instructions regarding GCET cutoff are listed below:

  • The administrators of DTE Goa will prepare for the GCET cutoff 2022.
  • The officials will check the GCET cutoff when preparing the merit list.
  • Admission will not be guaranteed to candidates who meet the threshold. They will have a better probability of being accepted.
  • The cutoff for GCET 2022 will differ depending on the category, course, and college that candidates choose.

Exam Result

Exam Result

Result Declaration

The GCET 2022 results will be available online in PDF format after completing the examination. Candidates’ Roll Numbers and subject-wise marks are included in the GCET Result PDF. Individual scorecards will not be available to candidates. The official website will also publish the GCET 2022 Merit List. GCET Counselling is open to all eligible candidates. The seats will be assigned based on the candidate’s merit list ranking.

Result Declaration

Candidates can refer to the below-provided table to know the important dates regarding the GCET results

Events Important Dates
GCET 2022 Exam 27 June 2022 to 28 June 2022
Declaration of Result To be notified

Steps to Check the GCET Exam Results

Candidates will verify the GCET 2022 result by following the steps below:

  • Visit the GCET’s official website, http://dte.goa.gov.in/
  • ‘GCET 2022 Results Announced’ is the link to click.
  • The outcome will be presented in pdf format.
  • Candidates’ roll numbers and grades in each subject will be listed in the final report.
  • The candidates printed out the PDF.
  • Keep the result in pdf format until the admissions procedure.


Freaquently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

List of all FAQs for all information groups & sub-group

Q1. What is the validity of the GCET 2022 Goa results?
Ans. The GCET 2022 score is only valid for one year (till the admission process closes).

Q2. Explain the different sorts of application forms.
Ans. The following forms are included in the GCET 2022 application form:

  • Form A: For admission to GCET-based professional degree programmes in engineering and pharmacy in the academic years 2022-23.
  • Form B: For admission to NEET-based professional degree courses in MBBS, BDS, AHS, BHMS, BAMS, and nursing in the years 2022-23.
  • Form C: Based on NATA, for admission to the B.Arch degree course in 2022-23.

Q3. How many questions will be asked in the GCET Goa 2022 Exam?
Ans. There will be 225 questions in all, according to GCET 2022. Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics each include 75 problems.

Q4. Is there any information about reservation criteria for GCET 2022?
Ans. Yes, GCET 2022 has a reservation condition, and candidates must present their category certificate as proof during Counselling and admission. The following is the reservation quota: SC candidate: 2%, ST candidate: 12%, OBC candidate: 27%, physically handicapped candidate: 3%.

Q5. Is it possible to take GCET 2022 in a language other than English?
Ans. No, GCET 2022 will be conducted entirely in English.

Q6. What is the cost of filling out the form? Are there any modifications to late fees?
Ans. For the application form, the applicant must pay Rs. 2000. They may be charged an additional Rs. 1500 along with the application fees of Rs.2000.

List of Educational Institutions

About Exam

List of Schools/Colleges

The list of participating colleges in the GCET examination is listed below:

Institute/ College Location
Goa Medical College Bambolim
Goa Dental College and Hospital Bambolim
Goa College of Engineering Farmagudi Ponda Goa
Padre Conceicao College of Engineering Verna
Shree Rayeshwar Institute of Engg. and Info. Tech Shiroda
Don Bosco College of Engineering Fatorda, Margao
Angel Institute of Technology & Design Assagao, Bardez
Goa College of Pharmacy Panaji
P.E.S Rajaram and Tarabai Bandekar College of Pharmacy Farmagudi, Ponda
Goa College of Architecture Panaji
Shri Kamaxidevi Homoeopathic Medical College and Hospital Karai Shiroda
Gomantak Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya & Research Centre Shiroda
Institute of Nursing Education Bambolim
Vrundavan Institute of Nursing Education Bardez

Parent Counselling

About Exam

Parent Counselling

Candidates who pass the entrance exam will be eligible to take part in the GCET 2022 Counselling procedure. Candidates must rank their choices of colleges and courses in order of preference when filling out the Counselling form. Candidates will be assigned seats based on their merit, preferences, and available seats. Candidates must confirm their admission by paying the tuition cost once the seats have been assigned.

Documents Required for GCET Counselling

Category Documents
General Documents Birth certificate
HSSC passing statement of grades/certificate / provisional certificate
Certificate of completion/Transfer certificate from school/college
Aadhar card
GCET admit card
Photograph: 3.5 cm wide by 4.5 cm length in JPEG/PNG format with a file size of less than 200 kB
Important Documents Declaration of the applicant and guardian
General Category Candidates Mamlatdar’s residence certificate / Bonafide certificate/s (Multiple certificates need to be scanned as a single pdf document for uploading)
SC/ST/OBC/Freedom Fighter/PwD Caste certificate from the Goa government’s deputy collector
Mamlatdar’s residence certificate / Bonafide certificate/s (Multiple certificates need to be scanned as a single pdf document for uploading)
CSP – Children of Central/State Employees Service certificate of either parent
Residence certificate of either parent from Mamlatdar
ESM – Ex Service Men Certificate from rajya sainik board
LA – Local Applicant Only common documents as mentioned above
GN – Goan Native Birth certificate of parents / grandparents
Caste certificate (OBC / ST)
NRI Applicant’s and parents passport
NRI certificate from Embassy / Consulate
OCI / PIO Card / document issued by the competent authority
For GO (Goan Origin) – Parents / Grandparents birth certificate
OGA – Outside Goa Applicant Only common documents as mentioned above
KM – Kashmiri Migrant Kashmiri migrant certificate
FN / PIO / GULF Employee certificate
Additional Documents Goa University’s certificate of eligibility (for applicants passing qualifying examination from boards other than Goa board)
Panchayat / Municipality income certificate (for TFW seats and fee concession)
“Income and Assets Certificate” issued by Mamlatdar (for EWS seats)

Similar Exams

Similar Exam

List of Parallel Exams

List of parallel exams

As like the exam pattern and exam syllabus of GCET, several exams are conducted across India. Some of them are listed below:

Exam Name Details
AP Eamcet EAMCET (Engineering, Agricultural, and Medical Common Entrance Test) is an entrance test administered separately in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh for admission into numerous colleges in both states in the streams of engineering, medicine, and agriculture.
TS Eamcet On behalf of the Telangana State Council of Higher Education, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad is conducting the Telangana State engineering, agriculture, and medical (Pharmacy, Veterinary, etc.) common entrance test (TS EAMCET).
KCET KCET (Karnataka Common Admission Test) is a state-level entrance test administered by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA). This entrance exam is held to admit qualified candidates to various undergraduate courses in Karnataka.
Karnataka CET or Kar CET, or K-CET is another name for the exam. B.Tech, B.E, B. Pharm, B.Arch, and BSc are the professional courses covered by this test. The aforementioned courses are offered by both private and public educational institutions.
MHT CET The Maharashtra Common Entrance Test is a state-wide exam for admission to B.E., B.Tech, and B.Pharm degrees given by the government and private universities throughout the state. MHT CET is held once a year, and candidates from different Indian states are welcome to take part.
GUJCET Gujarat Common Entrance Test is abbreviated as GUJCET. It’s a statewide common entrance examination. GSEB is in charge of the event. The exam is for students interested in engineering, diploma, and pharmacy programmes. The admissions and Counselling process follow the entrance exam.
KEAM Entrance Exam Kerala Engineering Architecture Medical is an entrance test series in Kerala for admission to various professional degrees. It is organised by the Kerala Government’s office of the Commissioner of Entrance Exams.
TANCET Anna University in Chennai hosts the Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET). It is a state-level entrance exam administered on behalf of the Tamil Nadu government.
JKCET The Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (JKCET) administers the Jammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test (JKBOPEE). JKCET is for candidates seeking admission to BE/BTech programmes in government and private colleges in Jammu and Kashmir. Candidates who pass the JKCET will be eligible to enrol in BE/BTech courses such as Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Information Technology, and Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Communication Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering.
IMU CET Indian Maritime University administers the Common Entrance Test (IMU CET) to select students for admission to Undergraduate (excluding BBA), Postgraduate, and Research programmes. Students are accepted into various colleges based on their IMU CET results.
IISER Admission Test 7 number of IISERS (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research) as listed in the College list section. (IISERs also admit students from JEE Advanced rank). They have a seat-sharing arrangement. It offers courses B. S. or BS-M. S. dual degree program.
KVPY – SB Test It is called as Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojan. IISc, Bangalore, and 7 IISERS (Indian Institute of Science Education and Research) are among the colleges listed in the Colleges section. (IISERs accept students with a JEE Advanced rank.) They have a seat-sharing agreement in place. It offers courses like BSc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./M.S. in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
JEE The Joint Entrance Examination – Main, formerly known as the All India Engineering Entrance Examination, is a computer-based test used in India to admit students to several technical undergraduate programmes in engineering, architecture, and planning.
COMEDK The Consortium of Medical, Engineering, and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK UGET) is a state-level entrance test. More than 120 colleges and universities that recognise COMEDK scores use the exam to admit students to engineering and architecture programmes.
CUSAT CAT The Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) administers a Common Admission Test for admission to its various UG and PG level courses (CAT). Paper I and Paper II are the two halves of the B Tech exam. Each year in January, the CUSAT CAT application form is made available on the official website, and candidates must complete and submit it by the first week of February. Following the completion of the exam, the CUSAT CAT Counselling session will be online. This is an online university entrance exam that is computer-based.

Practical Knowledge/Career Goals


Learning from Real World

There are a few hundred different engineering specialities accessible in engineering universities or colleges around the world. Every day, a new branch of engineering emerges from its parent discipline. It’s a never-ending process.

Every branch of engineering has its own significance and application in its own field. Only a few of them have progressed more than others over the centuries, depending on the needs of business and society at large. However, every branch of engineering has its own application areas, and all branches are equally important. It is critical to comprehend and accept this since some students and their parents have misconceptions about it.

Future Skills

For each job category and engineering discipline, different skill sets are required. While part of the specific skill set will be created as they progress through their 

institutional syllabus and training, it is critical that the student investigates their alignment with their present skill set when filling the choice of seats for the engineering field.

Coding, software development, data science, artificial intelligence, Autocad, and photoshop are some of the skills that all engineering students should learn. Apart from the skills listed above, all engineers, regardless of their profession or functional area, require the following abilities to execute their duties.

Problem-solving Computer handling
Pressure/stress management Teamwork
Punctuality Communication
Fulfilment of task/commitment Budgeting
Industry skill Flexibility
Creativity Leadership

Career Skills

When a student is preparing and writing for the GCET engineering exam, it is critical to determine whether they have an engineering mind or are merely writing the exam because others are. Many engineers later decide that they dislike their occupation and attempt to change careers. As a result, having the mindset to accept engineering as a vocation is critical when taking the GCET engineering exam. All other specialised abilities required to accomplish the engineering career he or she desires can be gained over time.

Academic Skills

Nowadays, there are several hundred technical fields to choose from. Jobs in engineering and related fields include the following:

  • Quality control
  • Maintenance and support
  • Purchase
  • Inventory management
  • Planning
  • Research and development
  • Production
  • Sales and marketing

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