GUJCET Eligibility Criteria 2021: Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB) conducts the GUJCET exam every year. GUJCET is the entrance exam that is held for the selection of candidates in Engineering, Medicine, and Paramedicine. Thousands of students participate in the Gujarat Common Entrance Test. GSEB has set certain eligibility criteria for GUJCET 2021. Not every student can participate in the examination. Students have to fulfill certain eligibility criteria in order to fill the GUJCET Application form. Before having a registration, candidates are asked to look into the eligibility criteria in order to be a part of the GUJCET exam. There is compensation in the marks for the reservation category. Hence check the GUJCET Eligibility Criteria 2021 before applying for it.
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GUJCET Eligibility Criteria 2021
In order to participate in the exam, it is necessary for the applicant to satisfy the eligibility conditions as prescribed by the exam conducting body. Every year GSEB conducts the GUJCET exam to select the students for engineering and medical courses. The important guidelines of the eligibility process are as follows:
- Candidates must be Indian and have a Gujarat domicile
- The minimum age of the candidates must be 17 years or above
- Candidates should have completed a 10+2 (or equivalent) examination from CBSE, ICSE, or Gujarat State Board.
- Candidates who are going to appear for the 2021 board exam can also apply for the GUJCET 2021.
- General Candidates need to have at least 45% on the 12th board and the reserved category needs 40% to fill the form.
- Must have PCM/ PCB (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology) as the main subject in 12th class.
Factors Determining Gujarat CET Eligibility Criteria 2021
The GUJCET Eligibility Conditions are determined after considering a few factors. Hence, the factors that are taken into consideration are as follows:
- Qualifying examination
- Main subjects in 12th
- Qualifying Marks/ Percentage
GUJCET 2021 Reservation Policy
Candidates belonging to the reserved category have the advantage over the minimum marks requirement and on GUJCET seats. Reserved candidates have to show the community certificate in order to claim the reservation. In addition, a percentage of seats are reserved for reserved category students. The seats under the reserved category are allotted only after the verification of documents. Further, the categories as per the reservation percentage are given below:
|Categories||Percentage of Seats Reserved|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||7%|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||15%|
|Socially and Educationally Backward Classes, including widows and orphan of any caste||27%|
|Unreserved Economically Weaker Sections||10%|
|Physically Disabled Category||5%|
|Children of Defense Personnel and Ex-Servicemen||1%|
GUJCET Application Form 2021
Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB) releases the application form in online mode. GUJCET 2021 Application Form has to be submitted on or before the due date. However, after that, the form can be submitted with an additional fee of INR 1,200. The application procedure includes Registration, Payment of Application Fee, Filling the Form, Uploading Documents, and taking out a printout of the filled form. Moreover, the applicants are also advised to check out the eligibility criteria before form filling. As it is necessary for each applicant to satisfy the prescribed eligibility conditions.