HPCET Application Form 2018

March 16, 2018 1479 Ipshita

HPCET Application Form 2018HPCET Application Form 2018 - The application form of HPCET 2018 has been released on March 8. Students willing to appear in the entrance test conducted by Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU) have to fill the application form and submit it by April 28, 2018. Candidates must note that the Aadhaar card has been made a mandatory requirement to fill HPCET application form 2018. Aspirants can complete HPCET application process in five simple steps which involve registration, filling details in application form, Uploading scanned images, fee payment and print out of confirmation page. Applicants can pay the requisite fee amount through challan or credit card/ debit card. Candidates must go through the eligibility requirements before filling HPCET application form. The link to register for HPCET 2018 provided on this page as soon as it is activated by HPTU. To know how to fill HPCET application form 2018 read the article given below on this page.

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HPCET Application Form 2018- Dates

Candidates can check dates of events related to the availability of HPCET application form, last date for submission etc. from the table given below:

HPCET 2018 application form dates

S.No. HPCET 2018 registration events Important dates
1 HPCET application form available from March 8, 2018
2 Last date to submit filled in application form April 28, 2018
3 HPCET admit card releases on First week of May 2018
4 HPCET examination May 13, 2018

HPCET Application Form 2018- Requirements

Before filling the application form of HPCET 2018 candidates must have the following requirements:

  • Email ID
  • Mobile number
  • 10+2 exam details
  • Aadhaar card number
  • Scanned images of photograph and signature
  • Credit card/ Debit card details (For online payment)

How to fill HPCET Application Form 2018?

To successfully apply for HPCET 2018 candidates have to complete all the steps of the application process. The step by step procedure to fill HPCET application form 2018 is given below:

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Step 1) Registration for HPCET 2018 - Aspirants have to click on ‘HPCET application form 2018 released’ to be provided on this page. On the registration page candidates have to enter the following details and create an account:


  • User Name
  • Password
  • Confirm password
  • Date of Birth
  • Email address
  • Mobile number

Upon successful registration, the unique application number will be generated. Applicants must ensure to note down HPCET application number and password for future reference.

Step 2) Filling details in HPCET 2018 application form - Candidates have to log in with their username, application number and password. In the application form of HPCET 2018 applicants have to enter the following details and then click on ‘Save and continue’ button:

  • Personal details - Candidate’s name, father’s name, mother’s name, nationality, Aadhaar number, gender, date of birth, category, sub-category (if applicable), bonafide of Himachal (yes/no)
  • Exam related details- programme applied for, branch name, exam centre, examination criteria, examination criteria
  • Academic details - Name of qualifying exam or its equivalent, result, percentage
  • Communication details- permanent address, correspondence address

Step 3. Uploading scanned images - Candidates have to upload scanned images of their recent passport sized photograph and signature. Specifications prescribed for the scanned images to be uploaded while filling HPCET application form is given below:

Specification of scanned images

Scanned Images Dimension Maximum size Format
Photograph 3.5 x 4.5 cm 20 KB JPEG./JPG
Signature 3.5 x 4.5 cm 20 KB JPEG./JPG

Candidates can make any modification in HPCET application form 2018 by clicking on the ‘Edit’ button. Once applicants have reviewed the form they have to make the final submission of the HPCET application form by clicking on the ‘Final Submit’ button.

Step 4. HPCET application fee payment - Candidates have to pay HPCET application fee of Rs. 1550. Candidates belonging to reserved category (SC/ST/BPL) have to pay Rs. 1400. The application fee payment can be made through any of the following modes:

  • Challan: Applicants have to click on ‘offline link to generate PNB Challan’ option to generate the PNB Challan. There will be three copies of the challan- candidate copy, bank copy and university copy. Candidates have to take out the print out of the challan and deposit the fee in any branch of the PNB Bank. 24 hours after making the payment candidates have to log in and enter the transaction number. After entering the payment details, candidates have to click on ‘Save Payment Details’ tab.
  • Credit/Debit Card: To pay HPCET application fee online applicants have to click on the tab ‘Click Here to Online Fee Payment’, read the ‘Terms and Conditions’ carefully, choose payment method, enter account details and make the payment.

Step 5. Print out of confirmation page - After successful fee payment, the confirmation page will be generated. Candidates have to take out the print out, get it signed by their parents/Guardian, scan the confirmation page and send it to the e-mail ID himtuadmission@gmail.com.

About HPCET 2018

HPCET 2018 is a pen and paper-based test conducted for admission to 10 B.Tech courses offered by 18 engineering institutes in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The first 50% seats in the participating institutes will be filled as per candidates’ merit in HPCET 2018. The remaining 50% seats will be allotted to candidates qualifying HPCET 2018. Candidates appearing in HPCET have to attempt a three-hour paper which will have questions from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. Admission to any of the participating institutions is subject to fulfilment of HPCET eligibility criteria.

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