Pondicherry PGCET is an entrance examination for admission to MBA and MCA courses in the unaided colleges in Pondicherry. It is conducted by Pondicherry Linguistic Minority Engineering Colleges Welfare Association(PLMECWA) which is an association of the un-aided private colleges in Pondicherry. This association conducts MBA/MCA entrance examination for the students seeking admission to MBA/MCA courses in the member colleges under the management quota.
There are four colleges offering MCA and two colleges offering MBA through PGCET. Students from all over India can appear for the entrance examination. A large number of candidates appear for Pondicherry PGCET for admission in these colleges and the competition is quite tough.
A candidate must have a bachelor's degree with atleast 55% aggregate marks in any of the following: Computer Application, Commerce, Economics, Business Administration or Corporate Secretaryship with Mathematics/Business Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Application as one of the subjects or Science with Mathematics or Statistics as one of the subjects.
A candidate must have a bachelor's degree with atleast 50% marks.
However there is no age limit for the candidates that want to undertake admission in MCA or MBA.
Availability of Application forms for PGCET:
The forms for PGCET are expected to be available by August in the member institutes The form can also be obtained by post from PLMECWA by sending a Demand Draft along with the request for form. Candidates can also download the form through the following links: www.balajitrust.org , www.smvec.ac.in,www.popejohnpaulcollege.com
Furthermore, the candidates can purchase the application form in person by paying a simple amount of Rs. 400 in the form of cash to the Counter or for those candidates who are willing to earn their application form through post have to send a Demand Draft of Rs. 450 to the given below address. These candidates have to post a Requisite letter along with a neat writing of the registration number at the top of the letter. Also there has to be two copy of the signature of the candidates interested at the back side of the Demand Draft.
These candidates have to also forward certain important documents namely Character Certificate, an authorized copy of the mark sheet signed by a Gazette Officer. After Processing of the different documents along with the requisite letter, the examination committee will send a Hall Ticket through post to these candidates and then they have to act as accordingly.
Date of Entrance Examination: August 29th, 2010
Availability of Application Forms: August 03rd, 2010
Last Date for receipt of completed application forms: August 22nd, 2010
Announcement of Results: September 05th, 2010
List of participating colleges:
1. Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry.
2. Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College, Madagadipet, Puducherry
3. Bharathiyar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikal.
4. Pope John Paul - II College of Education, Pondicherry.
The entrance test will be of 2 hours containing 120 Multiple Choice Questions from the following topics:
Language Comprehension-20 questions.
Mathematical Skills-30 questions.
Date Analysis & Sufficiency-30 questions.
Intelligence & Critical Reasoning-30 questions.
Indian Global Environment -10 questions.
The entrance test will be of 2 hours containing 90 Multiple Choice Questions from the following topics:
Mathematics (Ancillary level)-20 questions.
Analytical Ability-20 questions.
Logical Reasoning-15 questions.
Comprehensive Verbal Ability-15 questions.
General Awareness in Computer Science-20 questions.