Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET) 2012

This article/resource gives details about Gujarat Common Entrance Test to be conducted in April 2012. GUJCET 2012 is normally conducted every year in April after GSHSEB examination. Student having 12th HSC (Gujarat board or CBSE or equivalent) in science stream is eligible to seat in GUJCET exam. GUJCET is having its own importance in making the merit list for entrance in medical, engineering, pharmacy and related colleges in Gujarat. Based on GUJCET marks and marks in theory subjects decide merit.

Introduction to GUJCET-2012 Examination:

GUJCET - GUJarat Common Entrance Test is conducted by Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) in April every year after completion of Gujarat Education Board exam (H.S.C.- Science stream). GUJCET is common platform based on which combined merit list of student's performance in HSC is decided and all Gujarat merit of student decides entry to colleges of Medical, Engineering, Pharmacy and related.

Examination dates of GUJCET-2012:

  • Application forms can be available from January 2012.

  • Application form along with relevant documents and certificates should be returned to respective GUJCET-2012 centre on or before end of March-2012.

  • Examination will be conducted on 5 April, 2012.

  • GUJCET-2012 Application form details :

  • Application form can be available online from Gujarat Secondary Education Board website (

  • Examination fees is Rs. 250/- and Rs. 1000/- for late registration fees.

  • Examination fee can be paid by Demand Draft in favor of "Secretary, Gujarat Common Entrance Test 2012 Cell", Gandhinagar,Gujarat

  • DD should be payable at Ahmedabad.

  • Application form also contain information booklet and user id as well as password.

  • Eligibility for GUJCET-2012 Examination :

  • A student who passed H.S.C examination with science stream is eligible to appear in the GUJCET-2012 exams.

  • A student who passed CBSE/equivalent board examination with science stream is also equally eligible for GUJCET-2012 exam.

  • Importance of GUJCET in Merit :

  • Merit marks of student who passed both GUJCET and HSC/CBSE/equivalent exam is calculated based on 40% of GUJCET marks and 60% (without practical marks) of PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) and PCB(Physics, Chemistry, Biology) as different streams of science.

  • GUJCET 2012 will be conducted based on type of science stream (PCB or PCM) and related subjects.

  • Students should prepare as per the prescribe syllabus of GUJCET for respective stream

  • Sample Calculation of merit preparation:
  • Suppose a student gets total of 260 marks in PCB/PCM subjects and 80 marks in GUJCET-2012, his final merit is = 0.60 x 260 + 0.40 x 130 = 208 is final marks to be considered for final merit.

  • Contact information for GUJCET-2012:

  • To,
    Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GS&HSEB)
    Sector 10/B,

  • Official Website:

  • GUJCET 2012 Helpline - 18002335500 with calling timings 10 a.m. to 6 p.m

    Check GUJCET-2012 application status

  • Application status of GUJCET 2012 can be done by visiting official website of GUJCET-2012 i.e.

  • Student will be given three options for finding application status. 1. Application number 2. First Name 3. Surname

  • Student need to select any of the three options. And Hit search for finding the status.

  • GUJCET 2012 exam preparation tips:

  • Concentrate more on basics because questions asked in GUJCET exams are based on simple understanding of subjects only. No theoretical questions with descriptions are asked in GUJCET.

  • Consult with who already passed GUJCET and ask for guidance. What to do and what not to do.

  • Never try to mug anything in the exam preparation because mugging will not help you if question asked is somewhat twisted. You need to be ready for any type of questions from syllabus.

  • Sometimes GUJCET marks are so poor for those students who just prepare the subject by mugging not study by heart. This GUJCET marks will ultimately change students final merit list. There are enormous examples that students score fine in board exams of HSC but very poor performance in GUJCET. So, try not to belong to that group.

  • Concentrate on keynotes while preparing for GUJCET-2012 and prepare these keynotes while you study your HSC.

  • Student grasp more from self notes compared to those who are already printed in form of book or any material.

  • GUJCET-2012 for admission to post graduation:

    GUJCET-2012 is also conducted for getting admission to post graduate courses like,
    Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
    Master of Business Administration(MBA)
    Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (PGDBA)
    Master of Engineering(ME)- Admission to ME also optionally require GUJCET marks if candidate is not GATE qualified.

    Best of Luck for GUJCET-2012 to all HSC (Science) students of Gujarat


    Guest Author: Sushil03 May 2012

    I m a CBSE STUDENT PASSED from delhi with 40% marks in PCM . M i eligible for this entrance

    Author: Paresh Gujarati04 May 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 1

    No. Dear. The exam has been conducted and you have to wait till next year or simply apply somewhere else. You will not get admission in Gujarat Engg. Colleges without GUJCET 2012 score.

    Guest Author: rajdeep jadeja12 Jun 2012

    I have asked for xerox copy of my gujcet answer sheet.
    within how many days will i get it post to my home?

    Author: Paresh Gujarati13 Jun 2012 Member Level: Gold   Points : 1

    It will depend on the process taken at the GSEB office. If they approved as soon as your application reached there, it will require 7 days to reach to your home. You can call them on their contact numbers.

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