jkcet Exam

Feb. 2, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test

JKCE 2018JKCET 2018 - The Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (BOPEE) to conduct Jammu & Kashmir Common Entrance Test (JKCET) for admission to various B.Tech courses offered by institutes in the state. The application form of JKCET 2018 has been released online on February 1. Eligible candidates can fill and submit their applications until February 28. Before applying for the entrance test candidates must ensure that they fulfil JKCET eligibility criteria defined by BOPEE for admission. JKCET 2018 will be held in pen and paper-based test mode on April 22. The admit card of JKCET 2018 to all the registered candidates will be issued online on April 10. JKCET 2018 will be held in the cities of Jammu and Srinagar only. In JKCET 2018, candidates have to attempt 180 multiple choice questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics within a duration of 3 hours. Through JKCET 2018, 6 engineering institutes in the state of Jammu & Kashmir will fill approximately 2103 seats. In 2017, 11163 candidates registered against which 8866 candidates appeared in JKCET. For complete information about JKCET 2018 such as important dates, application form, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern and more go through the article given below on this page.


JKCET 2018 Overview

Exam name Jammu & Kashmir Common Entrance Test
Exam category Undergraduate
Exam level State
Conducting Body Jammu And Kashmir Board Of Professional Entrance Examinations
Commonly known as JKCET
Programmes covered B.Tech.
Exam Duration 3 hours

JKCET Important Dates 2018

The Important Dates of JKCET has been released by the board for the entrance test and admission process. Check JKCET important dates for the table given below.

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JKCET important dates

S.No. JKCET events Important dates
1. JKCET application form 2018 released on February 1, 2018
2. Last date to submit application form March 3, 2018
3. JKCET admit card releases on April 10, 2018
JKCET 2018 examination
April 22, 2018
Display of JKCET answer key
April 22, 2018  (6 pm to 12 pm)
6. Last date to send feedback on answer key April 25, 2018
7. JKCET result announcement May 10, 2018

JKCET Eligibility Criteria 2018

The eligibility criteria of JKCET are the norms that candidates need to satisfy for appearing in the entrance test. JKCET eligibility criteria 2018 are as follow:

Criterion Requirements
Domicile Candidates must be permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir
Academic Qualification Candidates must pass Class 12 or an equivalent examination with minimum 50% marks in aggregate (40% in case of reserved categories) with English, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
Candidates appearing in Class XII in 2018 can also apply for JKCET 2018.

JKCET Application Form 2018

The application form of JKCET can be filled and submitted only through the online mode. Applicants are also required to pay JKCET application fee of Rs. 800 through debit card/ credit card or net banking. Before filling JKCET application form candidates must ensure that they have all the details and scanned images of necessary documents ready. To successfully apply for JKCET candidates have to complete the steps given below:

Step 1) Registering for JKCET 2018

Step 2) Payment of requisite application fee

Step 3) Filling details in application form

Step 4) Uploading scanned images

Step 5) Final submission of JKCET 2018 application form

Step 6) Downloading provisional confirmation slip

JKCET Exam Centres 2018

JKBOPEE will conduct JKCET in the cities of Srinagar and Jammu only. JKCET exam centre allotted to candidates will be mentioned on the admit card. Request for change in the allotted JKCET test centre will not be entertained under any circumstances.

JKCET Admit Card 2018

The admit cards of JKCET 2018 will be issued online by JKBOPEE. Applicants have to log in through their application number and date of birth to download JKCET admit card. On the space provided in printed JKCET admit card candidates have to paste their attested photo on photo paper printed in colour. No candidate will be allowed to enter the examination hall without JKCET admit card 2018. The candidates will be informed through a separate notification regarding the date for downloading of admit cards.

JKCET Exam Pattern 2018

Aspirants can check the format of the entrance test defined by the BOPEE. JKCET exam pattern includes exam duration, question type, marking scheme etc.

Exam pattern of JKCET

Particular Details
Type of Questions Objective type containing Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total no. Of Questions 180 (60 questions from each subject)
Marking Scheme Each correct response will be awarded 1 mark. While 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

Physics and Chemistry: 2 hours
Mathematics: 1 hour

JKCET Syllabus 2018

JKCET 2018 syllabus is prescribed by BOPEE and it comprises topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. All questions asked in the entrance test will be based on the syllabus of JKCET. Candidates preparing for JKCET 2018 must ensure to cover all the topics given in the syllabus to score good marks in the entrance test.

JKCET Sample Papers 2018

The sample papers of JKCET 2018 are designed to make candidates familiar with the type of questions they might be asked in the test. After covering the entire syllabus, candidates must practice sample papers for a more effective preparation. Regular solving of sample papers will improve the accuracy and speed level of the candidates. While practicing sample papers, candidates must keep track of the time they are devoting to each question. It will help candidates to improve their time management skill. Aspirants must ensure to download JKCET 2018 Sample Papers to prepare more effectively for the entrance exam.

JKCET Answer Key 2018

The Answer Key of JKCET 2018 will be displayed online after the conclusion of the entrance test. The answer key will be available online only for three days. Candidates who are not satisfied with any of the answer provided in the answer key can make written representation supported by documentary proof of standard text Books in the prescribed format. Candidates have to pay Rs. 1000 at POS terminal at J&K BOPEE Srinagar/ Jammu. The payment receipt must be sent along with the complaint letter. The answer key will be re-examined by the BOPEE and the revised JKCET answer key will be uploaded online.

JKCET Result 2018

The result of JKCET will be released online by BOPEE for all candidates appearing in the entrance test. To check JKCET 2018 result candidates have to log in with their roll number. The result will consist the marks secured by candidates in JCKET 2018 along with their ranks. Candidates must ensure to take a print out of JKCET result and keep it safe for future reference. The result of JKCET will also be available in both the offices of BOPEE at Jammu and Srinagar.

JKCET Merit List 2018

After the declaration of the result, a merit list will be prepared of all the candidates qualifying JKCET 2018. JKCET merit list will be published online in pdf file format. JKCET merit list will display candidates name, roll number, total score and their overall rank.

JKCET Counselling 2018

The counselling of JKCET 2018 for eligible candidates will begin few days after the declaration of result. To participate in the counselling of JKCET candidates have to submit their choices/ preferences for courses and colleges online and make a payment of Rs. 500 at the POS terminal at BOPEE office Srinagar/Jammu. Candidates must be present in person for J&K BOPEE counselling. At the time of JKCET counselling 2018 candidates have to submit Online Application Form and the original attested photocopies of Permanent Resident Certificate, Marks Certificate with other certificates.

JKCET Participating Institutes 2018

The following institutes will participate in JKCET counselling and allot seats to various engineering courses offered by them:

JKCET participating institutes list

S.No. Name of Institute Total seats
1. Govt. College of Engineering & Technology, Jammu 300
2. Model Institute of Engineering & Technology, Jammu 399
3. Mahant Bachittar Singh College of Engineering & Technology, Jammu 150
4. SSM College of Engineering & Technology, Pattan, Kashmir 570
5. Yogananda College of Engineering and Technology, Jammu 399
6. Bhargava College of Engineering & Technology Supwal, Samba 285

Contact details


Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Examinations
4th Floor, South Block,
Bahu Plaza,
Jammu 180012
Contact Numbers: +91 191 - 2470102, +91 191 2479371


Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Examinations
Opposite J&K Bank,
Srinagar 190005
Contact Numbers: +91 194 - 2433590, +91 194 2433760, +91 194 2437647
Official Website: http://www.jakbopee.org/

Colleges accepting Admission

K L College of Engineering
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IIMT College of Engineering
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Tula’s Institute The Engineering and Management College
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Quantum School of Technology
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Ganga Institute of Technology and Management
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