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JKCET Notification 2023: Dates, Eligibility Criteria and More


JKCET Notification 2023: JKBOPEE is the conducting authority of JKCET 2023. JKCET application form 2023 will release tentatively in March 2023. The last date to fill out the JKCET application form will be in April 2023. The JKCET 2023 will be conducted in May 2023. JKBOPEE will release the JKCET brochure on the official website, i.e. jkbopee.gov.in.

There will be 6 participating institutes in JKCET offering B.Tech and B.E. courses. In order to get admission into various colleges for engineering courses, candidates will have to secure the minimum qualifying marks in JKCET 2023. Scoring qualifying marks will make candidates eligible for JKCET counselling. Continue reading the article to know details reading JKCET dates, registration, admit card, exam pattern, and more.

JKCET Notification 2023: Overview

Candidates can go through the below-listed table to get an overview of JKCET 2023.

Exam NameJammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test (JKCET)
Conducting AuthorityJ&K Board of Professional Entrance Examination (JKBOPEE)
Purpose of ExamAdmission to B.E and B. Tech programmes under the Jammu and Kashmir Board
Level of Exam University
Category Undergraduate 
Mode of Examination Offline mode (Pen-paper based)
Medium of the ExamEnglish
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Official Websitejkbopee.gov.in

JKCET Notification 2023: Important Dates

Candidates can follow the below mentioned

EventsImportant Dates (Tentative)
Release of application formMarch 2023
Final date to submit the application formApril 2023
Final date to pay the application feeApril 2023
Availability of Admit CardMay 2023
JKCET Eam DateMay 2023
Release of the Provisional Answer KeyMay 2023
Final answer key releaseMay 2023
Announcement of resultJune 2023
Commencement of CounsellingJune 2023

JKCET Notification 2023: Eligibility Criteria

Candidates can go through the below-listed points to understand the JKCET 2023 eligibility criteria:

  1. Applicants are required to have qualified 10+2 or Higher Secondary examination or any such equivalent course from any registered board of the university.
  2. In the qualifying exam, the candidates should have Chemistry, English, Mathematics, and Physics as their primary subjects.
  3. The candidates are required to have obtained a minimum of 50 per cent of marks in their qualifying exams.
  4. The candidates’ age must not be less than 17 years as of December 31, 2022. The exam authorities do not specify the upper age limit.
  5. Candidates appearing in the 12th examination are also eligible to appear in the entrance examination.

Note: Please note that the qualifying marks for candidates in the reserved category are 40%.

JKCET Notification 2023: Educational Criteria

Before applying for the entrance examination, it is important for the candidates to know about the educational criteria set by the conducting body for each of the applicants. Hence, the academic detail that the candidates need to look into is given below before they apply for the examination:

Academic DetailsCategory
Candidates are required to secure an aggregate of at least 50% marks in their qualifying exam. General Category
Candidates are required to secure an aggregate of at least 40% marks in their qualifying exam.  SC, ST, PWD

JKCET Notification 2023: Application Form

Candidates can go through the important details mentioned below while filling out JKCET application form.

  1. The JKCET 2023 application form will be released in March. The deadline to fill this application will be in April.
  2. The candidates must fill out the form online by visiting the official website.
  3. The registration process will be completed with the involvement of the registration process, payment of application fee, application form fill up, image uploading and application form printing.
  4. Keep the scanned copies of signatures, photographs, and other documents ready and prepared.

JKCET Notification 2023: Application Fees

The details about the JKCET 2023 Application Fees are as follows:

The application fee for appearing in the examination is Rs. 1200/-. The application fee can be paid through credit card or debit card, or net banking.

You can go through the detailed information related to the JKCET Application Form from the link mentioned below.

JKCET Notification 2023: Exam Pattern

Candidates can go through the below-mentioned highlights on the JKCET exam pattern . It is crucial for candidates to know the exam pattern as they can have a clear idea of the marking scheme, question format and more.

  1. Mode and Date of Exam: The entrance examination is to be held through offline mode, and the expected date will be in May last week.
  2. Duration: The total duration of the examination will be 180 minutes, i.e. 3 hours.
  3. Total Marks: The examination will be of altogether 180 marks, and each section will carry 60 marks.
  4. Total Questions: A total number of 180 questions will be asked in JKCET 2023. Each section will contain 60 questions.
  5. Marking Scheme: 1 mark will be rewarded for every correct answer and 0.25 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
  6. Subjects: The JKCET 2023 syllabus consists of 3 subjects
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Math

An overview of the marking system

SectionsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Total180 Questions180 Marks

JKCET Notification 2023: Syllabus

The syllabus of JKCET will include various related topics from 11th and 12th level from subjects like Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics. The candidates can check the complete syllabus from the website itself with the broad weightage of each subject.

Candidates can check the JKCET syllabus from the link given below.

JKCET 2023 Notification: Admit Card

The officials will release the JKCET admit card 15 days prior to the exam on the official website. Candidates who have successfully registered by submitting the JKCET 2023 application form will be able to download their hall ticket by entering their login credentials.

As the admit card is one of the most important documents. therefore, candidates have to follow every instruction mentioned on their cards. If candidates fail to carry the JKCET admit card to the exam centre, they will be barred from appearing for the exam.

JKCET Notification 2023: Result

The officials will be releasing the JKCET Result on its official website. The result will be released in the form of scorecards which will mention the marks secured by the candidate. After the result, the officials will release the JKCET merit list, which will contain the roll number and names of the candidates who have qualified for the exam.

The merit lists will be released separately for the open and reserved categories. As per the merit list, candidates will be called for further counselling process.

JKCET Notification 2023: Counselling Process

The officials at JKBOPEE will begin the counselling after the merit list’s release in May 2021 (tentative). The JKCET 2021 counselling will be held in offline mode for the selected candidates. The counselling process will include the document verification process, choice filling/locking and seat allotment.

Please note that seat allotment will be done per the rank secured by the candidate mentioned on the merit list and the available seats in the participating institutes.

FAQs on JKCET Notification 2023

Below are the most frequently asked questions on JKCET Notification 2023:

Q.1: When will JKBOPEE release the JKCET 2023 application form?
The JKCET 2023 application form will be released in March 2023.

Q.2: What is the application fee for JKCET?
The application fee of JKCET is Rs. 1200 and it is the same for all categories.

Q.3: Is it necessary to carry the JKCET 2023 admit card to the exam centre?
Ans: Yes, it is mandatory to carry the JKCET 2023 admit card and ID proof to the exam centre.

Q.4: Where can I get JKCET mock tests for free?
You can access free JKCET mock test series at Embibe.

Q.5: What is the minimum age limit required to appear for JKCET 2023?
Ans: Candidates must be not younger than 17 years of age to appear for JKCET 2023.

Now that you know everything about the JKCET Notification 2023, we hope that this article proves to be helpful for you. Since the syllabus of JKCET and JEE Main is similar, you can solve free mock tests from the link provided below.

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