GUJCET 2018: Application form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

GUJCET 2018: GUJCET (Gujarat Common Entrance Test) 2018 is a state level entrance test which is managed by the Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB) and Gujarat Secondary. GUJCET will be held to provide admission to diploma pharmacy courses/ engineering and degree in govt., grant in self finance institutions of Gujarat. Applicants can appear for this entrance test after complete their 10+2 exam. In this article we provide all info related to GUJCET 2018: Application form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Admit card, etc.

GUJCET 2018 Quick Facts

  • Name of Examination: Gujarat Common Entrance Test
  • Also Known as: GUJCET
  • Exam Conducting Body: Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB)
  • Admission Conducting Body: Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC)
  • Category of Exam: State
  • Level of Examination: Undergraduate
  • Courses Offered: B.Tech and B.E
  • Duration of Course: 4 Years
  • Number of Participating Institutes: 112
  • Application Process: Online
  • Mode of Examination: Offline

GUJCET Exam Date 2018

Applicants those who want to apply for GUJCET 2018 can check all the information here related to this exam. Official dates has not been released yet. Till then, applicants can check all the tentative dates given in below table:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Issue of application form & notificationApril 2018
Last date of applying for this examMay 2018
Admit card AvailableMay 2018
Examination dateMay 2018
Declare of ResultMay/June 2018
Counselling date for this examJune 2018

GUJCET Application Form 2018

  • It is expected that application form for GUJCET 2018 will be available through online modein April 2018.
  • Applicants are recommended to apply online well in time without waiting for the last date of application submission.
  • Applicants need to fill their online application form correctly. As Incorrect form filled form may lead to rejection of application form.
  • After filling the form applicants need to upload their scanned photograph and signature in recommended specifications.
  • Those Application form who are not complying with these given instructions or with unclear scanned photographs may lead to rejection of application form.

Application Fee:

  • Applicants need to submit the application fee before exam i.e.  300/-.
  • There may be changes in the application fee for this year, as Application Fee mentioned above is as per the last year record.

 Eligibility Criteria

For every entrance exam, there are some conditions & norms which is prepared by the exam conducting body/authority to select eligible applicants for admission. All the required eligibility criteria for appearing in GUJCET 2018 is given below:

  • Nationality:Candidate must be an Indian citizen.
  • Domicile:Candidates must be a resident/local of Gujarat. Applicant those who are the local/resident of Gujarat but are living outside the Gujarat are also eligible to apply for this exam.
  • Minimum Qualification:Candidate must completed their 10+2 exam from Higher Secondary Education Board & Gujarat Secondary, Gandhi nagar/CISCE, New Delhi/ CBSE, Delhi/ International School Board/ NIOS.
  • Appearing Applicants:Applicants those who will complete their 12th examination in 2018 are also eligible to apply for this exam.
  • Minimum Marks:applicants need to secure minimum45% of marks 12th/qualifying exam/HSC (for General category applicants). Whereas applicants belong to reserved category need to secure 40% of marks.

 GUJCET Exam Pattern 2018

Applicants must understand the exam pattern before appearing the exam. Here, we are providing details of GUJCET 2018 exam pattern:

  • Number of Questions:question paper contain total 120 questions.
  • Type of Questions:MCQ’s (Multiple Choice Question).
  • Subjects Covered:Subjects that are covered under this exam are Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics/Biology.
  • Maximum Marks: 120 marks.
  • Exam Duration: 3 hours (180 minutes).
  • Negative Marking:25 marks will be deducted for each and every incorrect answer.
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Total120 Questions120 Marks

GUJCET 2018 Exam Pattern Highlights Table

The mode of exam will be conducted in offline mode. There will be a single question paper consisting of 120 multiple-choice questions based on subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology.

Candidates are required to fill in their desired mode of language during the application process. The GUJCET 2018 Exam Pattern Highlights are given in the table: –

  • Number of papers:  1
  • Number of sections:  3 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology)
  • Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Questions
  • Total Marks: 120 marks
  • Duration of Exam:  3 hours
  • Exam language:  English, Hindi and Gujarati
  • Marking Scheme: 1 mark for every correct answer and 0.25 marks for incorrect answer

GUJCET 2018 Exam Syllabus

GUJCET will comprise questions from the class 12th syllabus as approved by GSEB Board. The syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology are given below: –

Important topics that candidates should cover for Physics paper are:

Electric Charge & Electric FieldElectromagnetic waves
Electrostatic Potential & CapacitanceRay Optics
Current ElectricityWave Optics
Magnetic Effect of Electric CurrentDual nature of Radiation and Matter
Magnetism and MatterAtoms
Electromagnetic InductionNucleus
Alternating currentsSemiconductor Electronics
Communication System –

Important topics that candidates should cover for Chemistry paper are:

BiomoleculesChemical Kinetics
Chemistry in Solid StateSurface Chemistry
Chemistry in Solutionsd and f-Block Elements
Electro chemistryComplex Salts or Co-ordination Compound
General Principles and Processes of Isolation of ElementsAldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
P-Block Elements – IIOrganic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Halo Alkanes and Halo ArenesBiomolecules
Alcohols, Phenols and EthersPolymers
Chemistry in Everyday Life –

Important topics that candidates should cover for Mathematics (optional) paper are:

Complex NumbersProbability
Definite IntegrationSets
Indefinite IntegrationRelations & Functions
LimitTheory of Equations
Matrices DeterminantsThree-Dimensional Geometry
Permutation & CombinationVectors

Important topics that candidates should cover for Biology (optional) paper are:

Plant Biology and PhysiologyGenetics and Molecular basics of inheritance
Photosynthesis and Cellular RespirationBiology and Human Welfare
Reproduction in OrganismBiotechnology: Principles and Processes
Human Anatomy and Physiology-IEcology and Evolution
Human Anatomy and Physiology-II –

GUJCET 2018 Reference Books

GUJCET 2018 books that are available in the market comprise of subject wise detailed topics, previous year’s exam papers, model questions papers and important highlights for examination. Here is a list of books candidates can refer to prepare for the entrance exam.

SubjectBook NameAuthorISBN
Physics/Chemistry/BiologyGUJ-CET 15 Practice SetsDr. Chandresh AgrawalB00OHO5F28
Physics/Chemistry/MathematicsTEST SERIES GUJCET (PCM) in EnglishDevesh BhardwajB06Y1BBVC2
Physics/Chemistry/Biology/MathematicsPAPERS FOR GUJCET/ JEE/NEET (in Gujarati)Raj PrakashanB06Y344WKW
Physics/Chemistry/Biology15 Mock Tests & Solved Papers for Gujarat CET Medical EntranceArihant Experts9352511298

GUJCET Admit Card

Admit card will be issued via online mode in May 2018. Applicants must need bring their admit card to the exam hall to appear the exam. Applicants are requested preserved their admit card carefully after the examination till the admission process gets over.

The steps to download GUJCET 2018 admit card is as follows:

  • Visit the official website of Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, Gandhinagar (
  • Click on ‘board website’.
  • Search for the link that says ‘GUJCET 2018 hall ticket’.
  • Click on the link. You will be redirected to the page where you can download the hall ticket.
  • Enter your application number and date of birth.
  • Click on ‘submit’ button.
  • Your GUJCET 2018 admit card will appear on your computer screen.
  • Download the admit card and take a printout of it.

The information that will be printed on your GUJCET 2018 admit card is as follows:

  • Name of candidate
  • Father’s name
  • Mother’s name
  • Roll Number
  • Coordinating institution
  • Venue of test
  • Date of test
  • Paper wise timings
  • Email ID.
  • Important instructions for the examination.

Candidates must verify if all the details mentioned on the admit card are accurate. They should read the important instructions printed on the back of the admit card so that they don’t violate any of them on the day of examination. Candidates need to carry GUJCET 2018 admit card on the day of the examination to the test center. Apart from the admit card, candidates also need to carry one of the following documents with a photocopy:

  • Voter Card
  • PAN Card
  • Aadhar Card
  • Passport
  • Driving License
  • Employee ID
  • College ID
One of these original documents is required on the day of examination for identity proof.

GUJCET 2018 Exam Center

There are 46 exam centers for GUJCET 2018. They are spread throughout Gujarat. The exam centers are private institutions and aided institutions located all over Gujarat that are affiliated to GBSE. During filling the application form, candidates can choose the exam center, according to their convenience from the given list.

The exam center will be mentioned on the admit card of candidates. Once the exam center is allotted, it will not be altered by the conducting authority. Candidates need to report to the exam center at least 30 minutes before the exam starts.

GUJCET Answer Key

Gujarat Secondary Education Board release the answer key for GUJCET 2018 within a week after the examination held. Applicants can check their responses/answers with the help of answer key.


Results for GUJCET 2018 is probable announced two or three weeks after the exam. Applicants can check their result via official website of GSEB. GUJCET 2018 merit list will be organized by providing 60% weightage to the marks scored in theory subjects of Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics/Biology and 40% weightage to marks scored in GUJCET.

Steps to check the GUJCET 2018 Result are given below: –

  • Visit the official website.
  • Go to the Results Link
  • Enter your Roll Number
  • The result will be displayed on the screen
  • Take a print-out of the GUJCET Result for future reference

GUJCET Counselling 2018

ACPC (Admission Committee for Professional Courses) will organize the online counselling for all the selected applicants for granting admission. During counseling time, applicants can exercise their preferences for universities. Seat allotment will be totally based on applicant’s merit, category and availability of seats. The documents that applicants have to verify at the helpline centres are:

  • Passport Size photographs
  • Transfer Certificate
  • 12th Standard Mark Sheet
  • 10th Standard Mark Sheet
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • GUJCET 2018 Result

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