Himachal Technical University Admission Open, HPCET 2022 Application Forms at himtu.ac.in
Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU) started registration for the Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET) on April 21. The exam is conducted for admissions to BTech, BPharma, MCA, MBA, MBA offered by colleges in the state. The deadline to apply is June 18 on the official website at himtu.ac.in.
The entrance exam will take place on July 10 in two shifts – from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission to all courses will be on the basis of merit or national entrance test ranking/scores.
HPCET 2022: Eligibility Criteria
For Btech: Applicants must have passed or appeared in Class 12 Examination with Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Electronics, Information Technology, Biology and Computer Practices, Biotechnology, Technical Vocational Subject, Agriculture, Graphic Engineering, business studies or entrepreneurship. They must have obtained at least 45% of the marks (40% for candidates belonging to the reserved category) in all the above subjects. Or have completed an engineering and technology degree with at least 45% marks
(40 percent for the reserved category) subject to availability in the first year, in the event of exhaustion of availability at the side entrance.
BPharmacy: Applicants must have passed/presented Class 12 or an equivalent examination from a recognized board or university with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with Mathematics or Biology achieving at least 45% marks (40% for the reserved category) in the above matters taken together. They must also be 17 years of age by December 31, 2022 at the latest.
MBA: Candidates must have passed/appeared for a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with a minimum duration of three years and obtained at least 50% of points (45% for the reserved category) in the qualifying examination.
MCA: Must have passed/appeared either BCA, BSc (Computer Science), BSc (IT), BE (CSE), BTech (CSE), BE (IT), BTech (IT) or equivalent degree. Alternatively, they must have passed/obtained any school leaving qualification, preferably with mathematics in class 12 or at graduation level. They must have obtained at least 50% of the points (45% for the reserved category) in the qualification examination. In addition, for students without a background in mathematics, a compulsory bridging course will be supervised by the respective university and additional bridging courses related to computer science subjects according to the standards of the university concerned.
HPCET 2022: how to apply
Step 1: Go to HPTU official website
Step 2: Click on the HPCET 2022 application link on the homepage
Step 3: Register
Step 4: Complete the form using the required credentials
Step 5: Upload documents — scanned copy of signature and photograph of applicants
Step 6: Pay the application fee
Step 7: Save and download the form for later use
HPCET 2022: Application Fees
The application fee is Rs 1550 for candidates in the general and OBC categories while they are Rs 1400 for candidates in the SC, ST and BPL categories.
HPCET 2022: Exam Template
The entrance exam will be conducted in offline mode. The exam will consist of multiple-choice questions. Two points will be awarded for each correct answer and 0.5 points will be deducted for each incorrect answer. Language support is English.
The questionnaire for the BTech and BPharmacy courses will be common. However, applicants attempting Math, Physics, and Chemistry will be eligible for admission to BTech or BPharmacy, while applicants attempting Physics, Chemistry, and Biology will be eligible for admission to BPharmacy. The duration of the exam is three hours. Each section will have 50 questions bringing the total number to 150. The total points are 300.
For MCA and MBA courses, the exam will be two hours with 100 questions and a total of 200 points. Topics include verbal ability, quantitative ability, data interpretation, and reasoning. Also, the MBA question paper will include business awareness questions and MCA will have computer awareness.
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