Goa Common Entrance Test
Goa CET 2 exam is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education, Goa State (DTE Goa) for admissions to first year of professional degree courses like Medicine, Dentistry, Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, Homeopathy and other allied courses offered by colleges located in Goa.The admissions to degree course in Architecture will be on the basis of NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture).
GCET will be based on the syllabus of Class 12 of the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education. The exam will encompass questions from three subjects – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
Each subject will have 75 questions that needs to be answered in two hours. For each correct answer, aspirants will be awarded one mark each. However, there is no negative marking for multiple or wrong answers.
|Panaji 1||Don Bosco Higher Secondary School|
|Panaji 2||Goa College of Pharmacy|
|Verna||Fr. Agnel Multipurpose Hr. Secondary School|
|Navelim||Rosary College/Higher Secondary School of Arts & Commerce|
|Vasco||Deep Vihar High School|
|Mapusa||Purushottam Walawalkar Higher Secondary School|
|Ponda 1||A. J. De Almeida High School|
|Ponda 2||G. V. Ms. Smt. N. J. Aguiar Higher Secondary School|
|Bicholim||Narayan Zantye College of Commerce|
|Curchorem||Smt. Chandrabhaga T. Naik Higher Secondary School|
|Porvorim||Vidya Prabodhini Higher Secondary School|
|Assagao||DM’s PVS Sarojini M. Kushe Higher Secondary School|
Syllubus for Goa Common Entrance Test
Syllabus for Physics :
- Unit 1: Electrostatics
- Unit 2: Current Electricity
- Unit 3: Magnetic Effects of Electric Current and Magnetism
- Unit 4: Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
- Unit 5: Electromagnetic Waves
- Unit 6: Optics
- Unit 7: Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
- Unit 8: Atoms and Nuclei
- Unit 9: Electronic Devices
- Unit 10: Communication Systems
Syllabus for Chemistry :
- 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: Coordinate Compounds
- Unit 10: Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
- Unit 11: Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
- Unit 12: Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
- Unit 13: Organic Compounds containg Nitrogen
- Unit 14: Biomolecules
- Unit 15: Polymers
- Unit 16: Chemistry in Everyday Life
Syllabus for Mathematics :
- Unit 1: Relations and Functions
- Unit 2: Algebra
- Unit 3: Calculus
- Unit 4: Vectors and Three dimensional Geometry
- Unit 5: Linear Programming
- Unit 6: Probability
Syllabus for BIOLOGY :
- Unit 1: Reproduction
- Unit 2: Genetics and Evolution
- Unit 3: Biology and Human Welfare
- Unit 4: Biotechnology and its applications
- Unit 5: V Ecology and Environment
Goa Common Entrance Test Notification
GCET application forms issue in March
GCET admit card issue in April
GCET in May
Eligibility for Goa Common Entrance Test
Candidates should have cleared the Higher Secondary School Certificate 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
Aspirants should have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate (Std.XIIth) examination of the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination with English, Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects with one of the following subjects Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Computer Science /Biology, and secured not less than 45% marks in the aggregate of subjects of Physics & Mathematics with one of the following subjects Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Computer Science/Biology. (40% for the applicants belonging to SC, ST and OBC only).
Candidates should have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate (Std.XIIth) examination of the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination with Mathematics as one of the subjects and secured at least 50% marks in aggregate (45% aggregate marks for applicants belonging to SC/ST/OBC).
10+3 Diploma (any stream) recognised by Central/State Governments with 50% aggregate marks.
International Baccalaureate Diploma, after 10 years of schooling, with not less than 50% marks in aggregate and with Mathematics as compulsory subject of examination.
Applicants scoring minimum 80/200 at NATA will be eligible for admission to B.Arch.,provided NATA score is obtained by answering NATA exam before last date of submission of admission form
Aspirants must have appeared and obtained valid score in GCET conducted for the year of admission. GCET score of the previous year/s will not be valid.
For Architecture, aspirant must have appeared and obtained valid score at NATA conducted by Council of Architecture
Candidates who have passed Diploma in Engineering /B.Sc. Degree with Mathematics as a subject at Std XIIth , with at least 45% marks (40% marks in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC), shall be eligible for admission to First Year of Engineering Degree Courses, subject to vacancies in First Year, after vacancies at Lateral Entry into Direct Second Year are exhausted.
The merit list of such candidates shall be prepared on the basis of aggregate marks scored at qualifying exam.
Candidates should be an Indian National
Non-resident Indians holding Indian passport may also apply for seats reserved under NRI category.
Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) /Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cardholders will also be considered eligible for admissions to seats under NRI Category.
Foreign Nationals must apply to Govt. of India.
The applicant should have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate (Std.XIIth) examination or its equivalent examination with English, Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects with one of the following subjects Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Computer Science/Biology and secured not less than 45% marks in the subjects of Physics & Mathematics with one of the following subjects Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Computer Science/Biology.
Goa Common Entrance Test Application
Aspirants can follow the below mentioned step to fill the GCET online application form:
Candidates seeking admission will be required to download and take a print out of GCET prospectus available on the official website of the Directorate of Technical Education. Candidates can also receive application form from the Application Reception centre.
The prospectus will contain two different forms namely Application Form A and Form B along with Photo Admit card. Candidates have to submit Application Form A and Photo Admit card to apply in the entrance exam.
Completing the Application
The applicants will then have to fill their personal details in Application Form A and also select their centre preferences. Request for change of papers or centre will not be entertained once the Admit card has been issued to the candidates. Also, incomplete forms will not be accepted by the institutes
Submitting the Application
Candidates must submit the Application Form (A) in person at the notified application reception centre opted, along with a demand draft drawn in the favour of Director of Technical Education payable at Panaji, Goa from any Scheduled Bank.
The form need to be submitted along with Demand Draft, three passport size and self-attested photocopies of SSCE passing certificate and 12th standard passing or hall ticket (if appearing) IN PERSON at GCET application form receiving centres. The Admission Centre has given two location for the candidates to submit: Ravindra Bhavan, Margao in South Goa District Directorate of Technical Education, Porvorim in North Goa District
Students should submit Application Form B only after the declaration of results. The candidate must carefully go through the prospectus before filling the application form.