JKCET 2022

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Jammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test or JKCET are conducted by the Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examinations to offer admission to aspirants who wish to pursue a BE/B.Tech across various specialisations in Jammu and Kashmir. It is a state-level exam. Candidatesjk can apply for JKCET to pursue a BE/ B.Tech course. This entrance exam is conducted in offline mode for aspirants who wish to secure admission at government and private colleges in Jammu and Kashmir. 

Exam Name  Jammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test
Frequency Once a year 
Conducted by  Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examinations
Duration 3 hours
Total Seats 2346
Exam Level State Level
Course Level Undergraduate
Mode of Examination Offline

Important Dates for JKCET 2022

It must be noted the dates mentioned are tentative and subject to change.

Important Tentative Dates
Release of application form 17 March, 2022
Last date to fill out the application form 21 April, 2022
Last date to submit deficient documents 17 May, 2022
Release of admit card To be notified
JKCET 2022 To be notified
Declaration of result To be notified

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Eligibility Criteria for JKCET

Aspirants appearing for JKCET must meet the eligibility criteria to be considered eligible for admission. We have mentioned the eligibility criteria for JKCET below: 


  • Students must have appeared for XIIth and cleared it from a recognized board.
  • Students must have had Physics, Chemistry and Maths as compulsory subjects in +2 level.
  • Students must have cleared XIIth with a minimum of 50%.


Students must be permanent citizens of Jammu and Kashmir to be eligible for appearing.

Age Limit

Students must be of 17 years minimum to apply for JKCET to be eligible for appearing for the exam age wise.

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JKCET Reservation

Category Seats
Open Merit 50%
SC 8%
ST 11%
Socially and Educationally Backward Class 36%

How to Apply for JKCET ?

Given below is the detailed procedure that candidates must follow for applying for the JKCET exam:

  • Students must log on to the official website and Apply Online. They are required to fill in the required details to get a unique id and password to go further with the application process.
  •  After successful registration, students must fill the application form and make the payment through online/offline mode.
  • Students must fill up the application form correctly and upload necessary scanned document images.

JKCET Exam Centres

JKCET is conducted in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in two cities –

  • Srinagar
  • Jammu

Exam Day Guidelines

Candidates must make it a point to read the information printed on the JKCET admit card and adhere to it. They are requested to carry certain essential documents on the day of the exam, mentioned below : 

  • JKCET admit card
  • Photo ID Proof

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JKCET Counselling

Once the results are declared for the exam a merit list containing names of the candidates who have been shortlisted is prepared. The shortlisted candidates are then called for the counselling round. In the counselling round, students are supposed to list their preferences.

Students are called for counselling round depending upon –

  • Merit
  • Number of seats vacant
  • Reservation category
  • Number of seats in total

Colleges Accepting JKCET

We have listed some of the top colleges in Jammu and Kashmir Accepting JKCET scores:

  • MIET, Jammu
  • SSM of College Engineering, Srinagar
  • GCET, Jammu
  • MBS College of Engineering and Technology, Jammu
  • Yogananda College of Engineering and Technology, Jammu
  • Bhargava College of Engineering and Technology, Supwal Sumba

Application Fees

The application fees for JKCET has to be paid in the online mode. The application fee for all the categories is INR 1200.

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What is the application fees?

The application fees is INR 1200..

What is the exam pattern for JKCET?

JKCET is objective based. 180 questions are asked, of which, 60 from Physics, 60 from Mathematics and 60 from Chemistry. +1 is rewarded for correct answer and -0.25 for wrong answers,

When will the application form for JKCET 2021 be released?

The application form for JKCET will be released on 14th April.

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