Goa Common Entrance Test:
The Directorate of Technical Education, Government of Goa conducts an entrance exam for the candidates seeking admission to first year degree courses in Medicine, Dentistry, Engineering, Pharmacy and Architecture in various colleges in Goa. Admission of students to Degree course in Architecture is based on National Aptitude Test for Architecture (NATA).
- Medicine (M.B.B.S)
- Dentistry (B.D.S)
- Engineering (B.E)
- Pharmacy (B. Pharm. Sc)
- Architecture (B.Arch)
Colleges under Entrance Exam:
- Goa Engineering College
- Padre Conceiçao College of Engineering, Verna Goa
- Rayeshwar Institute of Technology
- The candidates should be an Indian citizen.
- NRI candidates also may apply in the category of NRI with valid Passport.
- For B. E :
Applicants should have to pass higher secondary examination (12th) of Goa Board with not less than 50% of aggregate marks in English, Physics and Mathematics subjects which are compulsory and with one optional subject. For SC/ NT/ OBC candidates needs minimum 40 % marks to appear.
There is no age limit for the Engineering program.
- 2. For MBBS & BDS:
Applicants should have passed 12th examination of Goa Board with subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology and needs minimum of 50% marks for general category candidates and 40% for reserved category candidates.
Candidates must have attained 17 years of age.
- For B. Arch:
For the admission in B. Arch candidates have to appear for NATA which is an online exam and conducted by Council of Architecture. Also candidate need to pass HSC examination with 50% and valid subjects.
There is no age limit for the Architecture and Pharmacy course.
Goa Common Entrance Test paper comprises the questions from the following sections:
- Computer Science.
Candidates need to appear for only those subjects which they have studied in 12th examination.
The questions are of objective type and each subject has 75 questions.
Duration for the entrance exam is 2 hours for each paper and all questions are on the subjects who are in HSC examination.
Directorate of Technical Education
Goa State DTE Building, Alto-Porvorim, Bardez,
Pin 403521, Goa Tel: 0832-2413571.