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IPU CET is an acronym for Indraprastha University Common Entrance Exam. Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) conducts IPU CET for admissions to various under graduate (UG) and post graduate (PG) courses offered in the field of Engineering, Medical, Dental and Law.
Aspirants seeking admission to GGSIPU affiliated colleges will have to appear and qualify the IPU CET entrance exam for the respective course. IPU CET 2018 exam will be conducted in the month of April 2018. However, interested candidates can apply from February 20, 2018 by visiting the official website.
- 1 Important Update of IPU CET 2018
- 2 Eligibility Criteria of IPU CET 2018
- 3 IPU CET 2018 Application Form & Fees
- 4 IPU CET 2018 Exam Pattern
- 5 Syllabus of IPU CET 2018
- 6 IPU CET 2018 Admit Card / Hall Ticket
- 7 List of IPU CET 2018 Examination Centers
- 8 IPU CET 2018 Result 2018
- 9 IPU CET 2018 Cut-off
- 10 IPU CET 2018 Counselling
- 11 Seat Allotment of IPU CET 2018
- 12 IPU CET 2018 Seat Reservation
- 13 IPU CET Participating Institutes
- 14 FAQs
Important Update of IPU CET 2018
GGSIPU has released the official notification regarding the courses offered, last date of application submission for different courses, exam dates and time and declaration of result of IPU CET 2018. Click on the link to get the official information brochure of IPUCET 2018
Important dates of events for admission to undergraduate B Tech programme is provided in the table below:
Common Entrance Exam(CET) name
Last date of application submission
Publication of Result
1st May 2018
13th May 2018
24th May 2018.
B. Tech (Bio-Tech)
1st May 2018
19th May 2018
2 P.M to 5 PM
31st May 2018
To know about the dates of important events for admission to various courses offered by the GGSIPU, IPU CET 2018 Exam Dates PDF.
Through IPU CET, students are offered admissions to 5,260 B-Tech seats in 81 affiliated private institutes and 690 B-Tech seats in 35 affiliated government institutes. There is total of 15 streams available in the Bachelor of Technology (B Tech) Programme. Aspirants seeking admission in B-Tech programme must choose one of the below-mentioned streams while filling up the counselling registration form:-
|1.||Information Technology||6.||Instrumentation & Control Engineering||11.||Mechatronics|
|2.||Computer science Engineering||7.||Tool Engineering||12.||Chemical Engineering (Dual Degree)|
|3.||Electronics & Communication Engineering||8.||Civil Engineering||13.||Information Technology (Dual Degree)|
|4.||Mechanical & Automation Engineering||9.||Electrical Engineering||14.||Computer science Engineering (Dual Degree)|
|5.||Electrical & Electronics Engineering||10.||Mechanical Engineering||15.||Bio- Chemical Engineering (Dual Degree)|
Eligibility Criteria of IPU CET 2018
Aspirants who are willing to take the IPU CET exam must fulfill all the eligibility conditions issued by the examination conducting authority. So, applicants must check the IPU CET 2018 eligibility criteria and norms once before the online application submission.
Following are the main eligibility criteria for IPU CET 2018 which includes eligibility requirements related to age, citizenship, qualifying examination, qualifying marks, subject combination, the category for admission to various UG and PG courses.
|S. No||Particulars||Eligibility Criteria|
|1.||Nationality||Candidate must be a citizen of India.|
|2.||Age criteria||(i)For UG courses: Qualifying examination is 12th (except MBBS/BDS) – 21 years
(ii)For PG courses: Qualifying examination is graduation – 35 years
(iii)Bachelor of Vocation course: 45 years (maximum age limit). Candidate should not be less than 16 years as on 31st December 2018.
Common Entrance Test (CET) of Indraprastha University is conducted for various courses. Therefore, eligibility criteria for different courses varies from one other. The required academic qualification that a candidate must have in order to apply for the respective courses :
|Course/Programme||Required Academic Qualification|
|B.Tech (LE)||3 years diploma holders or B.Sc degree holders with Mathematics are eligible for this course. Minimum marks that candidates have to secure is 60% marks.|
|M.Tech||B.E./B.Tech (in respective discipline) Or Pass Grad. IETE/AMIE. Or Pass M.Sc & MCA by securing 60% marks.|
|BCA||Minimum qualification requirement is 12th passed with English and Mathematics or Computer Science/Informatics practice /Computer Applications/Multimedia & Web Technology/Data Management Application/Web Application with not less than 50% marks.
Candidates possessing diploma in engineering with minimum 50% marks.
Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks and 12th with Mathematics and English.
|MCA||Passed bachelor’s degree in engineering or BCA by securing 50% aggregate marks.|
|B.A.LL.B./BB.A.LL.B.||Prescribed qualification is 10+2 from a recognized board by attaining 50% marks in aggregate. Also, candidates must passed English in the qualifying examination.|
|LL.B.||Graduation passed in any stream with not less than 50% marks.|
|LL.M.||Candidates who have passed LL.B. degree from a BCI recognized institution with not less than 50% marks are eligible for this course.|
|BBA||Candidates who have passed class 12th or its equivalent examination with English subject by obtaining minimum 50% marks.|
|MBA & Allied Programmess||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks.|
IPU CET 2018 Application Form & Fees
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) has released IPU CET 2018 application form on 20 February 2018. Candidates are advised to fill up the application form of IPU CET 2018 only after checking the above-mentioned eligibility criteria.
- The IPU CET application form 2018 will be divided into two parts – one form will be to fill the personal information and the second form will be to fill the course and payment details.
- Both the forms of IPU CET have to be filled online by the candidate and submitted along with the application fee on or before the end prescribed date.
- The application fee payment will have to be made by the candidate in online mode through debit/ credit cards or net banking. It is to be noted that IPU CET application form without fee will not be considered and will be rejected eventually.
- The amount to be paid by the candidates will be displayed along with the date. Candidate can apply for more than one programme. In that case, they will have to fill up a separate application form and have to pay INR 1000 for each course that he/ she applies for. Candidates have to also pay the additional convenience fee charged by the bank.
IPU CET 2018 Exam Pattern
Candidates who has filled the application form for IPU CET 2018 entrance examination need to know the examination pattern. Exam pattern of IPU CET gives the candidate an idea about the mode of exam, duration, subjects, questions asked from each section, marking scheme. The paper pattern has been similar over the years.
IPU CET exam will be conducted in pen and paper mode. Subject combination is different for different courses. All the questions will be in multiple choice question (MCQ) type.
Candidates can refer to the following table to get complete information about IPU CET 2018 pattern:-
|1||IPU CET 2018 Exam||April – May 2018|
|2||Mode of Exam||Offline (pen-paper based)|
|4||Duration of Exam||2:30 hours for B.Tech in Biotechnology, 3 hours for all other courses|
|5||Type Of Question||MCQ (multiple Choice Questions) type and (for M.A. (English) will have essay type questions and M.Phil (English) is of subjective type).|
|6||Number of Questions||All CETs will contain 150 questions (except B.Tech Biotechnology which will contain 200 questions. Also, the paper-1 of M.Phil will contain 100 objective type questions).|
|7||Maximum Marks||600 (Except for MBBS, PGMC and SSMC exam)|
|8||Marking Scheme||4 marks will be awarded for each correct response|
|9||Negative Marking||1 mark will be deducted for each wrong response.|
Syllabus of IPU CET 2018
The syllabus of IPU CET 2018 will be different for the different course. The question will be asked in examination according to the field of that particular course. Syllabus of undergraduate course will be based on class 12 or diploma level.
IPU CET syllabus for B.Tech will contain topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects of class 11th and 12th syllabus of CBSE. For each CET or course, the syllabus is different depending upon the discipline. Students are advised to gather complete information related to syllabus and paper pattern and prepare according to that for the exam. Syllabus for some of the courses are given below :-
|S. No.||Name of course||Syllabus||Percentage of question covered in paper|
|1.||Lateral Entry to B.Tech. Programs for Diploma holders||Applied Mechanism.||25%|
|Computer Awareness and Physics/ Chemistry related knowledge||25%|
|Analytical and logical Reasonings||25%|
|2.||Lateral Entry to B.Tech. Programs for B.Sc. Graduates||B. Sc level Mathematics.||40%|
|Analytical and logical reasoning||20%|
|3.||B.Tech. (BioTechnology)||Physics (Up to 12thlevel)||20%|
|Chemistry (up to 12thlevel)||20%|
|Mathematics (up to 12th level)||20%|
|Biology (Botany & Zoology) (up to 12th Level) or Biotechnology(up to 12th Level)||40%|
IPU CET 2018 Admit Card / Hall Ticket
The Admit Card will be available online, on or before 5 days of the date of the CET. The registered candidates can download the hall ticket using log-in ID and password which was generated during filling up the application form. To download the IPU CET 2018 admit card, candidates have to visit the official website www.ipu.ac.in. Link to download the admit card will be provided here as soon as it gets released.
The IPU CET 2018 admit card will carry details like the name of the candidate, roll number, date and time of the exam, signature & photograph and venue of the exam center of the candidate. Before downloading the IPU CET 2018 admit card, the candidate must ensure that all the details displayed on the admit card is correct. If there is any discrepancies found on the admit card, the candidate needs to contact the examination conducting authority immediately.
List of IPU CET 2018 Examination Centers
There are 15 exam centers where IPU CET 2018 exam is likely to be held. Candidates have to choose any one IPU CET 2018 exam city from the list as per their convenience while filling the application form. The name and address of IPU CET exam centre 2018 will be mentioned on the admit card.The list of possible Examination centre along with the code for IPU CET 2018 are provided below.
IPU CET 2018 Result 2018
GGSIPU has officially released the dates of publication of result for different courses. Candidate have to visit the official website to view the result of IPU CET 2018. The official list of dates of publication of results for different courses is given in the form of PDF.
To download IPU CET 2018 result, candidates have to enter their IPU CET 2018 roll number and select the relevant programme. The IPU CET result 2018 will include the marks obtained by the candidate, roll number and name. Candidates need to download the result and take a print out of the same as it would be needed to complete admission procedure. Also, based on the result of IPU CET 2018, candidates shall be shortlisted and called for counselling.
IPU CET 2018 Cut-off
The Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) will release the IPU CET 2018 cut-off within a week after the declaration of result. The cut-off of IPU CET 2018 will comprise of the opening and closing ranks. GGSIPU will release cut-off marks for different courses separately. The IPU CET 2018 Cut off will also include the minimum and maximum closing ranks for candidates who belong to the Delhi region and those who are from outside the Delhi region. Candidates who obtain more than or equal to the cut-off of the IPU CET 2018, they will be eligible to apply for admission in the participating institutes of GGSIPU.
IPU CET 2018 Counselling
GGSIPU will conduct the IPU CET 2018 counselling in multiple rounds tentatively after the merit list is prepared. The complete counselling schedule will be available on the website after a few days of the declaration of entrance exam result.
The counselling of IPU CET 2018 will include steps like registration, choice filling and locking, payment of admission fees, allotment of seats etc. The official authority will conduct the IPU CET counselling 2018 in both offline & online mode. To register for the IPU CET 2018 counselling, candidates have to pay the registration fee of Rs 1000 (excluding bank charges) either through online payment or through cash payment (challan).
Seat Allotment of IPU CET 2018
IPU CET seat allotment 2018 will be done on the basis of the merit and choices filled by the candidates. Candidates can check their IPU CET 2018 seat allotment by logging in to the official website. It is a must for a candidate, who will be allotted seat, to print and download provisional allotment letter. To confirm the seat, candidates will have to pay a part academic fee online which would mean that they have accepted the seat allotted to them. The print out of admission fee receipt must be taken after the payment. Admission into the participating college will be made according to the rank secured by the candidates in the merit list.
The seat allotment will be done on the basis of choices filled by the candidates, rank on merit list and availability of seats. After seat allotment candidates have to pay the notified fee at the time of counselling/admission. In case candidates fail to pay the fee, the allotted seat will be given to the next candidate.
IPU CET 2018 Seat Reservation
If a candidate is willing to get admission in Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) and its affiliated colleges, under reserved category then they will have to follow IPU CET 2018 Seat Reservation criteria. The reservation criteria of IPU CET 2018 include some specific guidelines which every candidate should be aware of before filling up the application form. IPU CET will offer few seats for the candidates belonging to the reserved categories like SC, ST and OBC out of the total seat intake. The reservation criteria of IPU CET 2018 will be based on the government specifications for local and outside Delhi students. Candidates seeking admission under IPU CET reservation criteria 2018 will have to produce valid reservation or caste certificate at the time of counselling.
IPU CET Participating Institutes
GGSIPU conducts IPU CET for admissions to various undergraduate(UG) and postgraduate (PG) courses offered in the field of engineering, medical, dental and law. Aspirants seeking admission to GGSIPU affiliated colleges will have to appear and qualify entrance exam for the respective course. The participating institutes of IPU CET 2018 are the colleges which offer admissions to qualifying candidates based on their cut-off ranks in IPU CET 2018.
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