Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University conducts a Common Entrance Test which is commonly known as IPU CET. It is going to be held on 23rd April 2017 for providing admissions to all the Bachelor of Engineering programs except Bachelor of Technology in Bio-Technology. Application forms will be made available till 18th April, 2017, while the exam will be conducted on 20th May 2017. The application forms were available online from 16th February, 2017 on the official website of exam conducting authority. Application fee have to be submitted online. The result of the entrance exam will be declared on 9th May, 2017. On the basis of the ranks in the entrance exam, the candidates will be allotted with the admissions. Through this exam, seats to 35 government affiliated college is filled.
What’s new in this exam?
- AadharCard is required as a document while filling the application form, it’s optional not mandatory
- Centers for examination has been increased to 15 centers
- The candidates must have cleared class 12th or equivalent from a recognized board with minimum of 55% marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and have cleared them individually as well.
- Candidates must have cleared English as main or optional subject in the qualifying exam
The application form for the entrance exam can now be filled by the interested candidates, as it has already been made available. The last date for filling and submitting the application form falls on 4th April, 2017. The application forms are made available online only. The application fee for the entrance exam can be made via debit card or credit card or net banking. There is no requirement of sending the filled-in application form to the university.
The question paper of the entrance exam is in English language. It comprises of 150 questions. The duration of the exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes. For every correct answer, the candidate will be awarded 4 marks. There will be negative marking for every wrong answer. Exam will be conducted in offline mode. Only Black ball pen can be used for appearing in the exam. The exam will comprise of 3 sections namely- Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
Earlier the exam was conducted in 9 centers and now it has been increased to 15 centers. Candidates can make the selection of the center as per their convenience while filling in the application form.
Admit card for the entrance exam will be released online a week before the IPU CET entrance exam 2017. Candidate can download the admit card with the help of login id and password that was allotted to the candidate on the valid phone number during the process of registration was done.