Gujarat PGCET

Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC) conducts the Gujarat Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (PGCET) for admission to M.E/M.Tech courses in government, grant-in aid and self-financed institutes in the state of Gujarat. Preference is given to GATE qualified applicants, and they are exempt from the entrance exam.

Gujarat PGCET Important Dates

  • Start of online application process: 1st week of July
  • Entrance Exam Date: 2nd week of July
  • Announcement of Merit List: 3rd week of July
  • Gujarat PGCET 1st round choice filling: 4th week of July
  • Gujarat PGCET 1st round of seat allotment: 1st week of August
  • Gujarat PGCET 2nd round choice filling: 1st week of August
  • Gujarat PGCET 2nd round of seat allotment: 1st week of August
  • For exact dates see

Gujarat PGCET Eligibility Criteria

  1. Candidate should have successfully completed their B.E/B.Tech in their respective discipline, scoring atleast 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/SEBC Candidates) from a recognised university or institute.

  2. Candidate should atleast score a minimum of 50% marks in their class 12 or other equivalent examination from a recognised board/university.

  3. Candidates who have a valid GATE score are exempted from taking the Gujarat PGCET examination.

Gujarat PGCET Exam Pattern

No. of Questions: 100
Duration: 90 mins
Marks: 100 (No negative marking for any wrong response)

Gujarat PGCET Application Process

  • Candidates are required to pay an amount of Rs. 1000 in cash at any of the Punjab National Bank branch and get a PIN to register online.
  • With the successful completion of the registration process, the candidates will be provided with a user id and password to fillup the application form.
  • Upload the scanned copy of the recent passport size photograph and signature.
  • Lastly, get a printout of the filled in application form and send it to the designated address-
    Admission Building, Near Library,
    1D College of Engg. Campus, Ahmedabad
    Pin – 380015
  • Official Website:

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