Only Entrance Exam dates have been notified yet. Rest of the information here pertains to previous year and shall be progressively updated once released.
Course offered : BE, BArch
Directorate of Technical Education, Govt of Goa conducts GCET exam for admission to Government, Government-aided and un-aided colleges in Goa offering Bachelor Degree in the fields of Architecture, Dentistry, Engineering,Medicine (Allopathic & Homoeopathy), Pharmacy, Allied Health Sciences and Nursing at Institute of Nursing Education.
Branches and Intake : Branch wise breakup of seats (including ACICTE Tuition fee waiver seats and Management quota seats) is as below :
i) Information Technology : 201
ii) Computer : 339
iii) Electronics & Telecom : 261
iv) Electronics & Communication : 63
v) Electrical & Electronics : 72
vi) Mechanical : 324
vii) Civil : 135
viii) Architecture : 40
Admission to Degree course in Architecture shall be on the basis of NATA and qualifying exam.
Seat for Kashmiri migrant : One seat in each Institute, over & above the intake, shall be available to Kashmiri Migrants in any one branch as per the choice of the candidate.
For detailed information on reservations applicable, please read Chapter 6 of prospectus.
Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme : Government has approved AICTE Scheme on tuition fee waiver in technical institutes.
As per the provisions of the scheme, each institution shall admit upto maximum of 5% of its sanctioned intake in the same discipline, as Supernumerary Seats. Admissions are to be done based on the same merit list as used for sanctioned intake.
Waiver is limited to approved tuition fee only and all other fees are to be paid by the beneficiaries. Under the scheme, tuition fee waiver shall be provided upto 5% of sanctioned intake of students.
The seats shall be supernumerary and shall not be transferred to other category of applicants. Candidates whose parents annual income from all sources does not exceed Rs. 8,00,000/- shall be considered eligible for availing admission under the scheme. All eligible candidates from General Category Merit List shall be considered eligible for availing seats under Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme, provided they submit an Income Certificate in specified format together with their application Form A stating that annual total income of their parents from all sources is less than Rs. 8.00 Lakhs in the year 2018-19.Candidates who fail to produce original Income Certificate during admission round shall not be considered for seats under AICTE Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme. Tuition fee waiver shall be granted for the duration of the course, and once a student is given tuition fee waiver, same shall be continued for the normal course duration.
Merit list preparation : The merit list shall be based on aggregate marks of GCETin the subjects of Physics and Mathematics.
For BArch, the merit list shall be based on aggregate of marks obtained in NATA and the aggregate marks obtained at the qualifying examination (HSSC), added in the ratio of 1:1 i.e with 50% weightage each for NATA score, and aggregate marks in the subjects of qualifying examination.
No revaluation : Since candidates are permitted to retain copy of the ORS, and ORS are machine evaluated electronically, with extreme care and scrutinized, there is no provision for verification / revaluation. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained.
Domicile : Domicile conditions apply (with relxation in select cases), although candidates from other states are also eligible. Please read the details of various categories before applying.
Admission of Diploma / B.Sc. Degree holders to First Year of Engineering Degree Courses : 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. Vacant seats under this provision shall first be offered to eligible Diploma holders and then to B.Sc. Degree holders.
Admissions of such candidates into First Year will be subject to vacant seats available at First Year, after offering all available seats during admission rounds to eligible candidates from Merit List based on GCET.