TS PGECET Exam 2023

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Telangana State Postgraduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (TS PGECET) is a state-level examination conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH) on behalf of the Telangana state council of Higher Education (TSCHE). The entrance examination is for admissions into PG courses in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy, and graduate-level pharma courses at various universities in Telangana.

Candidates who want admission into M. Tech, M pharmacy, M Arch, and other courses can read the blog to check the eligibility criteria, examination pattern, syllabus, and admission process. The final admission will be on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the TS PGECET 2023 entrance exam. The details of the upcoming TS PGECET exam will be published on the official website.

Examination Name Telangana State Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test 
Conducting BodyJawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH)
Exam LevelState Level
TS PGECET Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Mode of ExamComputer Based Test
Exam FeesGeneral Candidates: INR 1100
SC/ST/PWD Candidates: INR 600
TS PGECET 2023 Exam DateJune 4th week
Exam Duration2 Hours
Total Questions120 MCQs
Official Websitehttps://pgecet.tsche.ac.in/

TS PGECET Latest Updates 2023

As the exam was successfully conducted in the months of May and June for the various subjects. The admission procedure is continued since then. The last date to submit the response sheets was on various dates in the first week of June 2023. The last date to submit objections to the answer key was also the same as that of the availability of the response sheet. The rank card for the examination has been released by the authorities. The dates for the counselling process will be announced soon.

TS PGECET Exam Notification 2023

The notification for the TS PGECET Exam 2023 was released on the 28th of February 2023. The notification released was for admission to various courses in the academic year of 2023-2024. The notification addressed the dates of commencement of filling out the online application forms and various deadlines associated with it.

TS PGECET Exam Dates

The exam dates for the PGECET exam were notified in the official notice released by the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH) regarding the commencement of the examination. The dates include the date of application, application correction, downloading hall ticket, exam dates etc.

These dates will also help the candidates to figure out the tentative timings of application for the next year. Also, the counselling process for the admissions has not been announced yet by the authorities.

TS PGECET 2023 Notification28-February-2023
TS PGECET Online Application Form03-March-2023
TS PGECET’s last date of Application with late fees24-May-2023
TS PGECET Hall Ticket Download 202321-May-2023 Onwards
TS PGECET 2023 Exam Date29-May-2023 to 01-June-2023
TS PGECET 2023 Results8 -June-2023
TS PGECET Counselling datesTo be Notified

Examination Pattern of TS PGECET 2023

The TS PGECET 2023 examination pattern is as follows. All candidates who want to appear for the examination must go through the TS PGECET exam pattern beforehand.

Mode of ExamOnline CBT
Medium of Question PaperEnglish language
Type of QuestionsMCQ
Duration of Question Paper2 hours
Total Number of Questions120
Total Marks120
Mark per Question+1
Marking Scheme No Negative Marking
Qualifying Percentage25% Marks

TS PGECET 2023 Syllabus

The TS PGECET exam syllabus for the different subjects is as follows:

Aerospace Engineering Syllabus
Engineering Mathematics – Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Calculus, Numerical Methods
Flight MechanicsAtmosphere, Airplane Performance, Static Stability, Dynamic stability
Space Dynamics – Central force motion, Determination of Trajectory and orbital period in simple cases, Orbit transfer
Aerodynamics Basic Fluid Mechanics, Airfoils and Wings, Viscous Flows, Compressible Flows, Wind Tunnel Testing, Flight Vehicle Structures, Structural Dynamics, Stress and Strain, Propulsion, Turbomachinery, Aerothermodynamics of non–rotating propulsion components
Chemical Engineering Syllabus
Engineering Mathematics – Linear Algebra, Calculus, Complex Variables, Probability and Statistics, Differential Calculus, Numerical Methods
Chemical Engineering – Process Calculations and Thermodynamics, Heat transfer, Mass transfer, Chemical reaction Engineering, Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations, Instrumentation and Process Control, Plant design, Economics and chemical technology
Computer Science And Information Technology Syllabus
Engineering Mathematics – Discrete Mathematics, Linear Algebra, Calculus and Probability
Computer Science and Information Technology – Computer Organization and Architecture, Programming and Data Structures, Digital Logic, Algorithms, Compiler Design, Operating system, Theory of Computation, Databases and Software Engineering
Architecture and Planning Syllabus
Computer-aided design
Landscape design
Visual and urban design
Building services
Material and structural services
Building construction and management
Service and amenities and developments
Planning theory and techniques of planning
Biomedical Engineering Syllabus
Engineering Mathematics
Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, and Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Biotechnology Syllabus
Engineering Mathematics – Different equations, Probability, Statics, Linear algebra, Mathematics calculus, Numerical methods
Biotechnology – Plant and Animal Biotechnology, Molecular biology and genetics, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Recombinant DNA technology
Aerospace Technology Syllabus
Engineering Mathematics – Linear Algebra, Calculus, Differential Calculus, Numerical methods
Aerodynamics – Airfoils and wings, Wind tunnel testing, Structural dynamics, Stress and strain, Viscous flows, Compressible flows, Basic fluid mechanics, Propulsion and flight vehicle structures
Flight Mechanics – Atmosphere, Airplane performance, Static stability, Dynamic stability
Space Dynamics – Determination of trajectory and orbital period in simple cases and orbit transfer, Central force motion.
Civil Engineering Syllabus
Geotechnical Engineering and Environmental Engineering – Foundation Engineering, Soil Mechanics
Water Resources Engineering Transportation Engineering – Hydrology, Irrigation, Air pollution, Water requirement, Traffic engineering, and surveying, Fluid mechanics and hydraulics, Noise pollution, Highway planning
Structural Engineering – Structural analysis, Solid mechanics, Concrete structures, Steel structures
Engineering Mathematics – Calculus, Differential equation, Complex variables, Probability and statics, Linear algebra, Numerical method and mechanics
Pharmacy Syllabus
Forensic Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Analysis
Quality Assurance
Pharmaceutical Microbiology
Mining Engineering Syllabus
Mine Economics and Planning
Mining methods and Machinery
System engineering
Ground control
Mine development and Surveying

TS PGECET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria for the TS PGECET exam. Interested candidates should fulfil the same to be able to sit for the examination

  • Should be an Indian citizen holding Telangana’s domicile certificate. 
  • Should be more than 20 years of age. 
  • Should have completed BE/B.Tech/MPharm course from a recognized institution.
  • General category candidates should have secured a minimum of 50% in the qualifying examination. The reserved category candidates require 45% for the same.
  • Candidates who are appearing for the final semester examination of the qualifying degree can also apply for this examination.

TS PGECET Application Process

To apply efficiently it is better to know all the details of the TS PGCET Application Process. Here is the complete information regarding the TS PGECET application form and application fees.

How to Fill the Application Form?

A candidate can fill out the PGECET application form by following the steps mentioned below.

  • Pay the required fee depending upon your category for the TS PGECET examination.
  • Fill out the details required in the form and register yourself. It includes filling out your payment reference ID, qualifying examination to admit card number and date of birth.
  • Once the registration is complete login to your account.
  • Fill out your personal details such as minority certificate, caste certificate, income certificate, and so on.
  • Upload your documents. The signature should be less than 30 kb and the photograph less than 50 kb in JPEG/PG format.
  • Finally, the candidate can submit the application form after reviewing the details entered.

Application Fee

 TS PGECET application fee for different categories is as follows

CategoryApplication Fee
SC and STINR 500
OBC, EWS, General (PWD )INR 500
OBC, EWS, General INR 1000

TS PGECET Admit Card 2023

The admit card is available by the name of a Hall Ticket on the official website of the exam. Hall Ticket was made available on the website from the 21st of May 2023 onwards. Here are the steps to download the TS PGECET Admit Card.

  1. Visit the official website of the TS PGECET.
  2. Look under the Application section of the page.
  3. Click on the option ‘Download Hall Ticket’.
  4. A new page will open.
  5. Enter the details such as registration number, DoB and exam subject.
  6. Click on the ‘Download Hallticket’ tab at the bottom of the page.
  7. Download the hall ticket that appears on the page.

How to Prepare for TS PGECET Exam?

Exam preparation is very crucial and every student has their own strategy for preparing for the exam However, students can follow these simple steps to prepare for the TS PGECET Exam or use them while taking their strategies.

  1. Maintain a proper timetable.
  2. Be persistent in your preparation.
  3. Start your preparation earlier with a basic understanding of the topics.
  4. Use the latest books and study material.
  5. Practice sample papers and mock test papers.
  6. Make notes and revise regularly.

Best Books for TS PGECET

Here is a list of the best books to prepare for the TS PGECET exam 2023.

  • Handbook Series of Electronics & Communication Engineering by Paperback, Experts Compilation.
  • A Handbook for Electronics Engineering by Paperback, Made Easy Editorial Board. 
  • GATE and PGECET for Computer Science and Information Technology
  • Final Touch To PG CET (Second Prof.) by Gadiya S R, CBS Publishers and Distributors

Answer Key

The TS PGECET answer key was available till the first week of June 2023. Candidates can download the Answer key and response sheet to compare their answers. If there are any problems with the answers given in the answer sheets, one can also submit objections towards the answer key.

How to Check the Result?

The result of the TS PGECET exam will be announced in the month of July. You can visit the official website of the TS PGECET to check the results. You can download your scorecard by following the steps below.

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on the ‘Download Rank Card’ link.
  • Enter your admit card number.
  • Check your rank and percentage scored in the examination.
  • Download and take a printout of the same. It will be required during the counselling process.

TS PGECET Counselling 

All the shortlisted candidates will be called for the TS PGECET counselling session. The same would be held tentatively in July 2023. The counselling process will include registration and choice filling, allotment of seats, and reporting. At this stage, the document of the candidate will also be verified. The following documents are required for the verification process.

  • 10th and 12th mark sheets and certificate
  • TS PGECET 2023 scorecard and hall ticket
  • Graduation degree certificate 
  • Transfer certificate, domicile certificate, and passport-size photographs
  • Caste certificate, if applicable

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Q1. How to prepare for ts PGECET?

Ans. A candidate can prepare for ts PGECET by practising the previous year’s questions. Purchasing books that cover the entire syllabus and practising from it also helps.

Q2. How many questions are there in PGECET?

Ans. A total of 120 questions will be asked for the PGECET exam.

Q3. What is a good score in TS PGECET?

Ans. A candidate needs to score 30 marks out of 120 to qualify for the examination. However, the cut-off will be released by the participating universities.

The TS PGECET exam 2023 is over. The official notification for TS PGECET 2022 exam is expected to be released in the month of February or March next year. The upcoming Counselling Process will be in the month of June or July. For more updates check out our Indian Exams page, and don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

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