STATE BOARD OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING
TELANGANA :: HYDERABAD.
No.SBTET-EE-3/31 l/Polycet-2017 /TS/2016 Date: -10-03-2017.
POLYTECHNIC COMMON ENTRANCE TEST-2017
l. The State Board of Technical Education and Training, Hyderabad will conduct
“Polytechnic Common Entrance Test “(POLYCET)” for the candidates seeking admission
into Diploma Courses in Engineering/Non Engineering/Technology offered at
Polytechnics/Institutions (including Govt./Aided · and Unaided Private
Polytechnics/Institutions running as 2″d Shift in Pvt. Engineering Colleges) in Telangana
State for the academic year 2017-2018.
- Eligibility to appear for POLYCET-2017:-
Candidates who have passed SSC or its equivalent examination recognized by the
Board of Secondary Education, TS, Hyderabad are eligible to apply. The candidates who
have compartmentally passed or appearing for SSC are also eligible to apply. However,
they must have passed in all the subjects before seeking admission. Detailed
information regarding eligibility, age and syllabi etc .. are given in the “POLYCET-2017
Instructions-Booklet” which is available at all Govt. Polytechnics and Website
- How to apply:-
State Board of Technical Education & Training, Hyderabad has made
arrangements to file online applications at various AP Online/Helpline centers/ through
payment gateway. The detailed list of these centers is available at http://sbtet.
telangana.gov.in website. In order to file application through these centers the
candidates shall pay the examination fee of Rs. 350/- (Rupees Three hundred and fifty
only) Including Information Booklet cost and for SC/ST candidate Rs.200/- (Rupees
Two hundred only) (Excluding Information Booklet Cost) to the operator/Counter
The detailed procedure of filling up of the application form is available in the
instructions booklet supplied along with the Application Form. Candidates are advised
to read these instructions carefully before filling- up the Application. Duly filled in application form is to be given to the Operator for filing Online.
Important Instruction for candidates:-
a) i) The candidates of Telangana State intending to seek admission into the
courses offered in State wide institutions of Telangana State, at the ratio of
42:36;22 in AU/OU/SVU respectively, and those seeking admission under 15%
unreserved quota offered in Telangana State, shall appear for POLYCET-2017
conducted by Telangana state.
ii) The candidates of Telangana State intending to seek admission into the
courses offered in State wide institutions of A.P. State, at the ratio of 42:36;22 in
AU/OU/SVU respectively and those Telangana students who seek admission
under 15% unreserved quota offered in A.P. State shall appear for POLYCET-2017
conducted by A.P. state.
b) Please note that only one Hall ticket will be generated against an APPLICATION
c) Fill the SSC Hall Ticket Number, year of appearance and Date of Birth on the
Application by verifying your SSC Hall ticket/SSC certificate or its equivalent.
d) If the basic data pertaining to the candidates of other Board is not available in
the database, the candidate has to visit any of the centres along with his photo
for filing on line application.
e) The candidates need to fill the Aadhar No. If the candidate has applied for the
same pending the Aadhar No. to be issued, he/she should approach the nearest HLC for processing the registration.
- The Admission Schedule:-
The admission schedule (Web Counseling) will be notified in all the leading
Newspapers after declaration of POLYCET-2017 results. Candidates are advised to note
that the admission into Polytechnics for the academic year 2017-18 shall be made on
the basis of Web Counseling, wherein the candidates can opt for ay courses in any
Polytechnic in the order of priority and the allotment shall be made for his/her best
preferred choice based on his/her merit and other admission rules in vogue. Details of
Web counseling and the list of helpline centers will be available on the website
http://sbtet.telangana.gov.in and shall also be notified in all the leading Newspapersafter declaration of POLYCET-2017 RESULTS.