A brief on TS ICET 2018:
Kakatiya University Warangal will conduct Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET) 2018 on May 23 and 24. TS ICET 2018 entrance exam will be held in online mode for the first time. TS ICET is being conducted by Kakatiya University, Warangal on behalf of Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE) for admission in MBA courses in colleges/universities of Telangana state and its affiliated institutes. The application process of TS ICET 2018 began from March 6, 2018. The TS ICET 2018 will be conducted for a duration of two and a half hours (2:30) where the candidates will be tested on three sections – Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability and Communication Ability. As many as 778 B-schools of Telangana accept TSICET scores and the total number of seats is 23,358. Last year, more than 70,000 candidates appeared for the exam. This article by Careers360 will provide all the information related to TS ICET 2018 examination and dates that candidates must know such as application form details, important dates, exam pattern and centres, result, counselling and more.
Exam Name: Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test
Commonly Known As: TS ICET
Exam Type: State Level
Exam Category: Post Graduate (PG)
Conducting Body: Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE)/ Kakatiya University, Warangal
TS ICET 2018 Important Dates
Take a look at the table below for a quick overview of the timeline of the Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET) for this year.
|TS ICET 2018 Notification Issue||February 22, 2018|
|TS ICET 2018 application begins||March 6, 2018|
|Last date to fill and submit application form without late fee||April 30, 2018|
|Last date to fill and submit application form with late fee of 500 Rs.||May 5, 2018|
|Last date to fill and submit application form with late fee of 2000 Rs.||May 10, 2018|
|Last date to fill and submit application form with late fee of 5000 Rs.||May 14, 2018|
|Last date to fill and submit application form with late fee of 10000 Rs.||May 19, 2018|
|Hall Ticket of TS ICET 2018||May 7, 2018|
|TS ICET 2018 exam||May 23 and 24 2018 (in 2 slots)|
|Release of preliminary answer key||May 27, 2018|
|Last date to submit objections on preliminary key||June 4, 2018|
|Declaration of result and final answer key||June 6, 2018|
|Rank card release on||June 6, 2018|
|OMR answer sheet release||First week of June 2018|
|Counselling starts||First week of July 2018|
|TSICET 2018 Allotment Result||July, 2018|
TS ICET Eligibility Criteria 2018
As per TS ICET 2018, the eligibility criteria for seeking admission to MBA is as follows:
- The applicants need to be graduates in any discipline from a recognised university or institute with minimum 50 per cent marks in aggregate.
- For reserved category candidates like SC, ST or PWD, the cutoff percentage is 45.
- Candidates appearing for final year examination are eligible to appear for TS ICET 2018.
TS ICET Application form 2018
The application form of TS ICET 2018 is available from March 6, 2018, until April 30, 2018 (without late fee). The process of filling the TS ICET 2018 application form is completely online. Candidates can apply by registering as a new user on the official website. To register, candidates will have to fill the basic details like phone number, email ID, etc. Once registered, a login ID & password will be generated which can be used to login and fill the TS ICET 2018 application form.
Application Fee: The application fee for TS ICET is Rs. 650 for General category candidates and Rs. 450 for the SC/ST category candidates. TSCHE also conducts late application process and the late fee increases accordingly. The entire amount of the exam fees can be paid at TS/AP Online Centers / Citizen Service Centers, e – Seva Centers in TS & AP and also through Credit Card/Debit Card.
TS ICET Exam Pattern 2018
TS ICET is an online test of 150 minutes or two and half hours duration. The exam carries 200 questions and students are tested on three sections, namely – Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability and Communication Ability. Each question carries 1 mark and there is no negative marking.
|Sections||No. of Questions||Marks|
|Section A: Analytical Ability||75||75|
|Section B: Mathematical Ability||75||75|
|Algebraical Ability and Geometrical Ability||30||30|
|Section C: Communication Ability||50||50|
|Business and Computer Terminology||10||10|
TS ICET 2018 Syllabus
Kakatiya University, Warangal prescribes the syllabus of TS ICET 2018. Have a look at TS ICET 2018 syllabus:
|Analytical Ability||Mathematical Ability||Communication Ability|
|Data Sufficiency||Arithmetical Ability||Vocabulary|
|Problem Solving||Indices, Ratio and Proportion||Terminology and concepts in computer and business contexts (letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes etc)|
|Sequences and Series||Surds||Functional grammar for day-to-day communication|
|Numbers and alphabet||Numbers and Divisibility||Understand written text and drawing inferences|
|Missing number in a sequence||L.C.M. and G.C.D||Functional grammar for business contexts|
|Data Analysis||Rational Numbers||Reading and Comprehension|
|Tables and Graphs||Ordering|
|Pie Chart||Profit and Loss|
|Passage||Pipes and Cisterns|
TS ICET 2018 Exam Centres
TS ICET 2018 will be held across the state at 16 test centres. The candidates are advised to reach their respective centres at least an hour before the commencement of the exam. The following table brings to you the exam cities along with their codes.
TS ICET 2018 Exam Cities
TS ICET Hall Ticket 2018
The hall ticket or admit card of TS ICET 2018 will be made available for download from May 7, 2018, only in online mode. Candidates can either download the admit card here or they can visit the official website and log in through their registration credentials to download the TS ICET 2018 hall ticket. This mandatory piece of the document must be carried to the exam hall and must also be kept safe until the end of the admission process.
TS ICET 2018 Answer Key
TS ICET 2018 answer keys will be released by Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE) on May 4, 2018. The preliminary answer keys are available on the official website of TS ICET and will help the test-takers analyse their performance in the examination. In case of disagreement with any of the answer keys provided by the officials, test takers can send objections to the exam authorities. After the release of preliminary answer keys, final answer keys will be issued followed by result declaration. Any objections raised after the release of final answer key will not be entertained by TSCHE. Final answer key will be released on May 6, 2018.
TS ICET Result 2018
TS ICET 2018 results are likely to be declared on May 6, 2018. Candidates have to log in with their TS ICET 2018 Roll Number and password in order to check their result. The scorecards will be available for download from the scheduled date. Declaration of the TS ICET result 2018 will be followed by Counselling sessions to be held according to ranks. Seats will be allotted to candidates on the basis of TS ICET 2018 scores and counselling.
TS ICET Cutoff 2018
The cutoff for TS ICET 2018 will be announced by the exam officials after the declaration of the result. Also, the cutoff score or ranks of the participating institutes will be declared by TSCHE. As per TSCHE, the cutoff score is 25 percent of the total marks, i.e. 50.
TS ICET Counselling 2018
The counselling process for TS ICET 2018 will be conducted around the first week of July 2018. Candidates will be qualified based on the TS ICET 2018 cutoff and then the shortlisted ones will have to appear for the counselling rounds where they will be allotted with a seat in one of the participating institutes. The TS ICET seat allotment result is likely to be released in the second week of July 2018.
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