GUJCET 2017GUJCET 2017: Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB) will conduct GUJCET 2017 on May 10, for all the B.Tech aspirants. Previously, the date for entrance examination was May 11, 2017. The availability of the application form of GUJCET 2017 has been extended till April 25. Candidates can get the application form from Gujarat State and Higher Education Board after submitting a demand draft of Rs 1300 along with a passport size photograph. From the academic year, 2017 -18, Gujarat State Board will conduct GUJCET (Gujarat Common Entrance Test) 2017  in around 46 exam centres across the state. Through GUJCET 2017, the admission process to various B.Tech programmes will be conducted by ACPC (Admission Committee of Professional Courses) where candidates will be offered admission to 112 colleges/institutes in the Gujarat State. All B.E/B.Tech candidates will be selected on the basis of merit list, which will be prepared based on the 60%  weightage of the percentile marks obtained in theory paper in Class XII exam and 40% weightage from the GUJCET 2017 scores. To get all the detailed information on important dates, application, eligibility, exam, centres, admit card and more about GUJCET 2017 go through the article below.

Note: The candidates who are submitting the GUJCET 2017 application form with late fee (Rs 1300) will only be allowed to appear at Gandhinagar exam centre.

Latest: GUJCET 2017 Application Form date extended till April 25

Salient Features of GUJCET 2017

  • Exam Name: GUJCET 2017
  • Admission Level: Undergraduate (UG) level.
  • Examination Body: Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB)
  • Admission Conducting Body: Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC), Gujarat State
  • Participating Institutes: 112
  • Course duration: 4 years

GUJCET 2017 Important Dates

Scheduled dates of GUJCET 2017 are given below:

S.No. GUJCET 2017 Events
Important Dates
1. Notification released on December 1, 2016
2. GUJCET 2017 application form will be available March 30, 2017
3. Last Date to submit application form of GUJCET 2017 April 16, 2017 April 25, 2017
4. Date to download Admit Card of GUJCET 2017 May 2017
5. GUJCET 2017 Examination May 10, 2017
6. Declaration of Result June 2017
7. Merit List will be published on June 2017
8. Counselling for admission June 2017

GUJCET 2017 Exam Schedule

Candidates can check dates and time of section-wise examination to be held on May 10, in the table below.

S. No. Subjects Date Time
1. Physics & Chemistry May 10, 2017 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
2. Biology May 10, 2017 01:00 pm to 02:00 pm
3. Mathematics May 10, 2017 03:00 pm to 04:00 pm

GUJCET 2017 Participating Institutes

S.No GUJCET Participating Institutes 2017 Number of Seats available
1. Vishwakarma Government Engineering College, Ahmedabad 720
2. Shantilal Shah Engineering College, Bhavnagar 1020
3. Lukhdhirji Engineering College, Morbi 510
4. Institute of Infrastructure, Technology, Research and Management, Ahmedabad 150
5. Government Engineering College, Rajkot 540
6. Nirma University, Ahmedabad 780
7. Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar 300
8. Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Gandhinagar 300
9. Dharmsinh Desai University, Nadiad 612
10. Adani Institute of Infrastructure Engineering, Ahmedabad 120

GUJCET 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Requirements Details
Nationality The candidates must belong to Indian nationals
Domicile Should be a resident of Gujarat State. Those who belong to other states of the country, defence, central/state government are also eligible to apply for GUJCET 2017.
Educational Qualification Candidates must have qualified their class 10+2 examination from the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, Gandhinagar/CBSE, Delhi/CISCE, New Delhi/NIOS/International School Board. If the applicants will complete their class 10+2 examination in 2017, are also eligible to apply for the entrance test.
Marks required for admission Candidates must score minimum of 45 % marks in Class XII examination and reserved categories must obtain 40% marks in their qualifying examination.

GUJCET 2017 Application Form

  • The application form of GUJCET 2017 has been extended until April 25. Candidates have to submit a late fee of Rs 1300 at the examination authority office, GSEB. The candidates who submits the late application form can appear at the Gandhinagar only.
  • The link to fill in the application form is provided above
  • Applicant should have valid Email ID and documents such as Photograph passport size and signature were required to attach before submitting the application.
  • Applicants must correctly fill their personal (Aadhaar Card Number is compulsory), examination details, school information, courses etc and upload the images as prescribed by the Board.
  • There are no application fees to be paid by the candidates during application form fill up. The candidates have to pay an amount of Rs 300 by Demand Draft only.
  • The candidates, however, after successful payment must take the print out of the application form for further references.

GUJCET 2017 Reservation of Seats

S.No Reservation of Seats for GUJCET 2017 Reservation of Seats
1. Scheduled Caste 7%
2. Scheduled Tribe 15%
3. Socially and Educationally Backward Classes, including widows and orphan of any caste 27%
4. Unreserved Economically Weaker Sections 10%
5. Physically Disabled Category 3%
6. Children of Defense Personnel and Ex-Servicemen 1%

GUJCET 2017 Exam Centres

  • The exam centres of GUJCET 2017 has been released online. The exam will be held across 46 exam centres across the state.
  • The examination centres are the list of test centres where the candidates have to appear for the entrance test.
  • The candidates have to select at least two or three preferences according to their choices. The exam centres will be notified by GSEB Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

GUJCET 2017 Admit Card

  • The admit card of Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET) 2017 will be made available online.
  • The GUJCET admit card will contain significant details of the entrance test such as roll number of the candidate, name, time and address of the exam centre, important instructions etc.
  • It is mandatory for all the candidates to bring the printed admit card of GUJCET in the examination hall to appear for the exam. Failing to do so the authority will exempt the candidates from the entrance exam.

GUJCET 2017 Syllabus

  • The syllabus of GUJCET 2017 will comprise of subjects Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry for admission to undergraduate engineering courses.
  • The Admission Committee for Professional Courses has advised the applicants to go through the class XII examination board of Gujarat for the preparation of the entrance examination. The syllabus of GUJCET 2017 will be updated as soon as it releases by the official website

GUJCET 2017 Exam Pattern

The candidates appearing for GUJCET 2017 should be aware of paper pattern to get an idea of type of questions, marking scheme, mode of exam, number of questions, subjects to be covered in the exam etc.

S.No. Particulars Details
1. Exam Mode Offline
2. Exam Paper Language Gujarati, Hindi and English
3. Types of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
4. Options in Question Paper Four options for each question
5. Subjects Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
6. Total Number of Questions
  • Physics & Chemistry – 40 questions each
  • Mathematics – 40 questions
7. Duration
  • Physics & Chemistry – 120 minutes
  • Mathematics – 60 minutes
8. Marking Scheme
  • For every correct answer, the specified marks will be awarded as decided by the conducting authority.
  • However, for every incorrect answer candidates 0.25 mark will be deducted
  • If two or more options are selected by the applicants than the 0.25 marks will be deducted.

GUJCET 2017 Result

  • The result will be declared tentatively in the month of May 2017.
  • The GUJCET Result 2017 will be made available by the conducting authority in online mode.
  • No results will be provided by post/email. The result of GUJCET will include the name and roll number of the candidates with their scores, ranks obtained in the entrance test. However, a separate merit list will be prepared by ACPC after the declaration of Result.

GUJCET 2017 Merit List

  • The conducting authority will publish the merit list of GUJCET 2017.
  • On the basis of the merit list, candidates will be allotted seats in the counselling process.
  • The merit list will be prepared on considering 60 percentile marks in theory subjects of class XII Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and 40 percentile in GUJCET 2017 entrance examination.
  • The process of the merit list will be applicable for all the candidates who belong to the states other than the Gujarat State from a recognised state/central board.

GUJCET 2017 Counselling

  • The Counselling will be based on the Merit List declared by the authority. The schedule of counselling rounds will be also made available by the conducting body.
  • Only those candidates will be shortlisted for admission in order of their ranks secured in their entrance examination will be called for participating in the counselling.
  • The counselling is expected to be held in the month of June and will continue till mid week or last of June.
  • The counselling is usually held in two rounds.
  • The candidates have to fill their choice of courses and colleges in online mode. All the seats will be subject to availability based on the marks and category they belong to.
  • After the completion of the first round of counselling, if the seats are vacant than the second round of counselling.
  • Aspirants selected for admission must produce their original documents for verification. However, it is also necessary to keep photocopies of the documents in the help centre and submit the application form with necessary documents for verification.

Contact Details
The Admission Committee for Professional Courses (Gujarat State)
Near Library, L. D. College of Engineering Campus,
Ahmedabad – 380015
Phone Number: 079-26855444, 079-26300360
Help Line Number: 011-40360360
Email Id:

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  • kajal

    when medical counselling are going to held.please tell me

  • nopeoo

    is it necessary to be the resident or have some sort of relationship wid gujarat
    do non gujarat residence can fill up the form

  • ragini

    is domacile required for non gujarat citizens

    • Maniprabha Singh

      Hi Ragini,
      Yes, domicile is necessary to apply.