The final answer key has been released on 25th May 2019. Candidates can use the link available below to download the same. HPCET is a state level engineering entrance exam conducted every year. Through the HPCET 2019 score, candidates will be able to take admission in participating institutes and colleges. The conducting authority was released the HPCET 2019 Application Form on 8th March 2019. Only eligible candidates will be allowed to fill the application form and they are advised to fill the same before the closing date which was 2nd May 2019. Those candidates who are going to take the HPCET can find all exam details here. The HPCET 2019 eligibility criteria, application form dates, and result information have been provided in this article.
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HPCET 2019 Final Answer Key has been released on 25th May 2019. Candidates who had appeared in the examination can download the same.
About HPCET 2019
|Name of the exam||Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test|
|Conducting Body||Himachal Pradesh Technical University|
HPCET 2019 Exam
Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test 2019: The engineering aspirants who wish to take admission in the engineering colleges/ institutes affiliated to HIMTU have to take HPCET Exam 2019. HPCET stands for Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test. It is a common examination conducted for B. Tech and M. Tech. The candidate will be required to first fill the HP CET online application form 2019.
HPCET 2019 Exam Dates
Candidates must have a look at the HPCET dates given below in order to note the events and their respective dates.
|Availability of HPCET 2019 Application Form||8th March 2019|
|Last day for submitting the application form||2nd May 2019|
|Release of admit card||9th May 2019|
|Date of HPCET 2019 exam||For B.Tech – 12th May 2019 (9 am to 12 noon)|
For M.Tech – 8th June 2019 (10 am to 12 noon)
|Answer Key Release Date||15th May 2019|
|Final Answer Key Released||25th May 2019|
|Result declaration||4th week of May 2019 (New date will be released soon)|
|HPCET Counselling Schedule||Available|
HPCET 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Before applying, candidates must make sure that they fulfil all eligibility criteria laid down by the exam conducting authority. The HPCET eligibility criteria will be based on various parameters like age, nationality, educational qualification, etc. Candidates can check if they fit into all HPCET eligibility criteria which is given below.
- Nationality – The candidate must be a citizen of India.
- Educational Qualification – He/she must have qualified class 12th from a recognized Board/ University
- Qualifying subjects – Candidate should have qualified with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects – Chemistry/ Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational subjects.
- Qualifying Marks – Candidates belonging to the general category should have scored minimum 45% marks in aggregate while reserved category candidates should have scored at least 40% marks.
All candidates who are going to appear for HPCET 2019 will be required to fill HPCET application form in the online mode. The application form has been released on the official website on 8th March 2019. Candidates have to carefully fill up the application form with correct details. It is suggested that the information provided by each candidate should be in accordance with the documents possessed by the candidate.
The application form will be incomplete without payment of HPCET 2019 application fees. Applicants belonging to the ST, SC, and BPL category will be required to pay Rs. 1400 and those belonging to the general category will be required to pay Rs. 1550. This amount had to be paid through either the offline mode (PNB Challan) or through online mode (credit, debit card, net banking). Candidates are advised to submit their filled application form on or before the last given which is 28th April 2019.
HPCET 2019 Admit card
The HPCET admit card 2019 has been released on 9th May 2019. Candidates who have filled and submitted the application form can download their hall ticket in the online mode. The HPCET admit card will act as a proof of identity of the candidate. Candidates will be required to download the admit card from the download link provided here. The admit card will carry important information related to the examination like name and address of the exam venue, exam timings, photograph and signature of the candidate and other details. It is mandatory for candidates to carry HPCET admit card to the exam centre without which no candidate will be able to take the exam.
When starting off with HPCET exam preparation, candidates must make sure to check the HPCET 2019 exam pattern. The exam pattern contains details about the exam like duration, mode of the exam, number of questions, marking scheme, etc.
Check the HPCET exam pattern given below.
- The exam will be held on 13th May 2019 in the offline mode i.e. in pen and paper based mode.
- The exam will be conducted for 3 hours.
- The question paper will be in the English language.
- There will be 3 sections namely Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
- The question paper will have 150 questions, 50 from each section.
- 2 marks will be rewarded for each correct answer and 1/4th marks will be deducted for incorrect answers.
HPCET Syllabus 2019
After knowing the exam pattern, candidates must know the HPCET syllabus for Physics, chemistry and mathematics. The syllabus will contain topics from class 11th and 12th. The syllabus of HPCET will help the candidate to prepare better for the exam and focus on bulky sections.
HPCET Answer Key 2019
The exam conducting authority has released the provisional and final answer key of HPCET 2019. The answer key has been published in online mode on the official website. HPCET 2019 answer key carries all correct answers to questions asked in the examination. With the help of HP CET answer key, candidates will not only know the correct answers but will also be able to calculate their probable score of the exam. This will also help the candidate know whether they will be able to get admission in the desired college or not.
Candidates who have taken the Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test will be able to view and download their HP CET results in the 4th week of May 2019. HIMTU, which is also the exam conducting body will announce HP CET results in the online mode. The result will reflect the performance of each candidate in the examination. Candidates must keep their exam roll number ready in order to view the result. HP CET results will be available in the form of a score card.