The Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC) will conduct the Gujarat PGCET 2022 exam in order to shortlist the candidates for admission to various PG courses in the field of engineering and pharmacy. The candidates not qualified in the GATE/ GPAT exam can apply for this exam. It is expected that the application form will be released in the month of June 2022.
The candidates willing to appear for the Gujarat PGCET 2022 exam need to buy the PIN from the designated centres. In this article, we will discuss complete details regarding the Gujarat PGCET 2022 exam such as important dates, exam pattern, application form etc.
Important Dates for Gujarat PGCET 2022
The tentative dates for the Gujarat PGCET 2022 exam are mentioned in the table given below. The exact dates will be updated on this post after the release of official notification.
|Important Events||Tentative Dates|
|Selling of PIN Cover from the designated branches of Kotak Mahindra Bank||Last week of June 2022 to 1st week of July 2022|
|Starting of online registration and submission of duly filled application form at the help center||Last week of June 2022 to 1st week of July 2022|
|Gujarat PGCET exam for Non-GATE/ GPAT qualifiers||3rd week of July 2022|
|Last date to submit any pending document||4th week of July 2022|
|Release of Merit List||4th week of July 2022|
|Mock Round of Counselling||Last week of July 2022|
|First Round of Counselling||Last week of July 2022|
|Starting of Classes||1st week of August 2022|
|Second round of Counselling (If the seat remain vacant)||1st week of August 2022|
Gujarat PGCET 2022 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates need to fulfill the eligibility criteria given below in order to appear for the Gujarat PGCET exam
For Engineering/Technology Course
- The candidates must have passed B.E/ B.Tech exam in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ ST/ SEBC candidates)
- The candidate should possess a B.Pharma or equivalent qualification with at least 55% marks (50% for SC/ ST/ SEBC candidates)
Gujarat PGCET Application Form 2022
The candidates who are looking to apply for the Gujarat PGCET 2022 exam need to buy the user id and pin from any designated branch of Kotak Mahindra Bank. After buying the user id and pin, the candidates need to register themselves online on the official website i.e. www.gujacpadm.nic.in using the user id and pin. Once registered, the candidates should enter all the required information in the application form.
In addition to the details, the candidates have to upload the scanned copies of passport size photograph in any of the jpg, png, bmp format of max. size 20 KB.
The candidates have to submit the printout of registration detail along with the self-attested copies of all the relevant documents at the designated help centre. The verification of documents will also be done at the help center, so it compulsory for all the candidates to carry their original document while visiting the help centre.
- The application fee of Rs. 500/- need to be paid in cash while purchasing the user id and pin from the designated branch of Kotak Mahindra Bank.
Gujarat PGCET 2022 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for Gujarat PGCET 2022 is given below:
Mode of Exam: Offline (OMR Sheet Based)
Type of Question: Objective Type multiple choice questions will be asked.
Number of Questions: 100
Duration of exam: 90 minutes (100 minutes for Pharmacy course)
Marking Scheme: Each question will carry 1 mark
Negative Marking: There is no negative marking.
Gujarat PGCET Syllabus 2022
The syllabus for Gujarat PGCET 2022 will depend upon the branch of engineering for which the candidate is opting for. However, 20% questions in the Gujarat PGCET (Engineering Papers) will be asked from Mathematics. Syllabus for some of the branch of engineering is given below:
Civil Engineering: Engineering Mathematics, Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Water Resources Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Transportation Engineering, And Surveying
Mechanical Engineering: Engineering Mathematics, Applied Mechanics and Design, Fluid Mechanics And Thermal Sciences, Manufacturing And Industrial Engineering
Electrical Engineering: Engineering Mathematics, Electric Circuits and Fields, Electrical Machines, Power System, Control Systems, Power Electronics and Drives, Power Electronics And Drives, Electrical And Electronic Measurements
Electronics And Communication Engineering (EC): Engineering Mathematics, Networks, Electronic Devices, Analog Circuits, Digital circuits, Signals and Systems, Control Systems, Electronic Measurements and instrumentation, Electromagnetic, Communications, Microwave Engineering, Computer Engineering etc.
How to prepare for the Gujarat PGCET 2022 exam?
The candidates looking to appear for the Gujarat PGCET 2022 exam can check the tips given below in order to prepare for the exam in a better way.
- To start the Gujarat PGCET preparation, the first thing you should do is to know the syllabus and collect the relevant study material.
- Make a well-structured timetable and follow it with full dedication.
- List down the topics in which you are weak and spend more time and energy on those topics.
- Set some daily, weekly and monthly goals for yourself and try to achieve them every time.
- Go through some previous year question paper to be more familiar with the exam pattern.
Gujarat PGCET 2022 Admit Card
The candidates can collect the registration acknowledgment slip cum admit card for the Gujarat PGCET exam from the help center after submitting the application form. Please note that it is compulsory for every candidate to carry his/her original documents at the help centre; otherwise, admit card will not be issued. It will be mandatory for every candidate to carry the admit card at the exam center.
Gujarat PGCET 2022 Result
After the commencement of exam the admission committee will create two merit lists. One will be based on the candidate’s GATE or GPAT score while other based on Gujarat PGCET 2022 score. Both the merit lists will be updated on the official website. The candidates who will get their name in the merit list will be eligible for choice filling process.
Gujarat PGCET 2022 Counselling
Soon after the declaration of result, the choice filling or counselling process will start. Before the actual counselling, a mock counselling will be conducted by the authorities to make the candidates more familiar with the process. The counselling will be held online and the candidates have to enter their choice of course and institute. The second round of counselling may also take place if the seat remains vacant.