For all the aspirants who are planning to pursue MBA or MCA courses, there are various leading universities in Telangana that offer admissions to Indian students through the TSICET exam. To help you out with the admission process, here is a blog that will shed light on the details pertaining to the TSICET exam in detail!
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What is TSICET?
Conducted by the Kakatiya University (Warangal), the Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TSICET) is a state level examination through which candidates can seek admission to MBA and MCA courses in Telangana universities. It is a computer based exam that is conducted once a year across 4 cities of Telangana. Ranging for a duration of 2 hour and 30 minutes, this exam will analyse your knowledge regarding the above mentioned courses.
Before we delve deeper into the exam details, let us have a quick look at the important information related to the TSICET exam.
|Conducting Authority||Kakatiya University, Warangal|
|Exam Name||Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TSICET)|
|Exam Frequency||Once in a year|
|Courses Offered||MBA and MCA|
|Exam Syllabus||Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability, and Communication Ability|
|Exam Duration||150 Minutes|
|Exam Pattern||200 Multiple Choice Questions|
|Qualifying Marks||25% |
No minimum marks for SC/ST candidates
|Language||English and Telugu [Section-A and B]Only English [Section-C]|
|Exam Fees||Rs 650 for General and OBC category and Rs 450 for SC/ST category|
|Late Registration Fee||Rs 500-Rs 5,000|
Important Dates 2021
|TSICET 2021 Notification||03-Apr-2021|
|Last Date for Registration||15-Jun-2021|
|Last Date for Registration with Late Fee Rs 250||30-Jun-2021|
|Last Date for Registration with Late Fee Rs 500||15-Jul-2021|
|Last Date for Registration with Late Fee Rs 1,000||30-Jul-2021|
|Admit Card Release||First week of July 2021|
|TSICET 2021 Exam Date||August 2021|
|Preliminary Answer Key Release||TBA|
|Result and Final Answer Key||TBA|
The scores of the Integrated Common Entrance Test are accepted by a wide range of participating universities, based on which they grant admission to the MBA and MCA courses. The list of TSICET colleges and universities have been listed below:
- Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University, Hyderabad (JNTU-H)
- Osmania University (OU)
- Kakatiya University (KU)
- Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU)
- Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU)
- Palamuru University (PU)
- Satavahana University (SU)
- Telangana University (TU)
- Prof. Jayashankar Agricultural University (PJSAU)
TSICET Eligibility Criteria
- Candidates appearing for the TSIET 2021 exam must be citizens of India.
- However, the Foreign nationals are also eligible provided they fulfill the rules as laid down by the concerned Universities.
- The applicants who are in their final year of graduation will also be allowed to apply for TSICET 2021 exam.
Here are the course-wise eligibility criteria for the exam:
Eligibility for Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
The minimum eligibility for pursuing an MCA course through the TSICET exam is that the candidates should have passed BSc/BCom/BCA/ BA in Mathematics at 10+2 level or at graduation level with minimum 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST candidates).
Eligibility for Master of Business Administration (MBA)
The minimum eligibility in order to study an MBA course from the list of universities is to have a Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3-years duration with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC/ST candidates).
TSICET Exam Pattern and Syllabus
The syllabus of TS CET is designed to test the analytical and subjective knowledge of candidates. The exam, which is bifurcated into three sections, has to be completed in 150 minutes. There will be a total of 200 questions, each carrying 1 mark. Here is a section-wise break down of the exam.
|Sections in TSICET||Weightage||Areas|
|Analytical Ability||75 Questions (75 Marks)||Data Sufficiency|
|Mathematical Ability||75 Questions (75 Marks)||Arithmetical Ability|
Algebraic and Geometrical Ability
|Communication Ability||50 Questions (50 Marks)||Part 1: Vocabulary|
Part 2: Business and Computer terminology
Part 3: Functional Grammar
Part 4: Reading Comprehension (3 Passages)
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