TS PGECET 2019 – Osmania University, Hyderabad, every year conducts Telangana State Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (TS PGECET). It is a state level examination, through which M.Tech / M.E seats are filled in the colleges of Telangana. TS PGECET is a computer-based examination, which is usually conducted in the month of May. GATE qualified candidates are exempted from the examination. Candidates planning to appear for TS PGECET 2019 will be able to apply in the month of March 2019. According to the last year data, it was conducted across two local test centres, namely Hyderabad and Warangal. For more details regarding TS PGECET 2019, candidates can keep a check on this page.


TS PGECET 2019 is conducted through online mode. Last year, it was held in two-time slots, one was that of a morning session and other was that of an afternoon session. It is important to note that during the Telangana State M.E / M.Tech admission, the preference will be given to GATE qualifiers. The seats left, after the allotment of GATE qualifying candidates, will be filled with the TS PGECET 2019 merit holders.

The dates for PGECET 2019 are yet to be announced. However, candidates can check the tentative duration for the events of the exam from the table below.

TS PGECET 2019 Events Important Dates
Online Procedure for TS PGECET 2019 will Start 2nd week of Mar 2019
Last Date to Submit Application Form 1st week of May 2019
The Application Form with Late Fee can be Submitted Until 2nd week to 4th of May 2019
Last Date of TS PGECET 2019 Application Form Correction Dates Mid to 4th week of May 2019
Issuance of Hall Ticket will Begin From 4th week of May 2019
TS PGECET 2019 Examination Dates 4th week of May 2019

TS PGECET 2019 Exam Pattern

Below, we have discussed TS PGECET 2019 exam pattern:

TS PGECET 2019 Exam Pattern Details
Mode of Exam Computer based Online Test
Duration 2 Hours
Question Type Multiple Choice Question
No. of Questions To be Attempted 120 questions
Negative Marking Scheme No Negative Marks

TS PGECET 2019 Subject And Codes

Below, we have listed the subject and their codes, that one needs to go through and apply accordingly. One must fill up the correct subject code mentioned, otherwise it may create a major problem later with the course one has opted for.

Subject Name Subject Codes
Aerospace Engineering AS
Biomedical Engineering BM
Bio-Technology BT
Chemical Engineering CH
Civil Engineering CE
Computer Science and Information Technology CS
Electrical Engineering EE
Electronics and Communication Engineering EC
Environmental Management EM
Food Technology FT
Geo-Engineering and Geo-Informatics GG
Instrumentation Engineering IE
Mechanical Engineering ME
Metallurgical Engineering MT
Nano Technology NT

TS PGECET 2019 Syllabus

In order to clear the examination, candidates need to prepare as per the syllabus suggested by the TS PGECET exam conducting authorities. As the official notification regarding the TS PGECET 2019 syllabus is not out as yet, candidates can have an idea from the last year TS PGECET 2019 syllabus, regarding what can be asked in the entrance test.

  1. Aerospace Engineering (AS)
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Flight Mechanics
  • Space Dynamics
  • Aerodynamics
  • Propulsion

2. Biomedical Engineering (BM)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering

3. Chemical engineering (CH)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Chemical Engineering

4. Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Computer Science and Information Technology

5. Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering

6. Food Technology (FT)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Food Chemistry and Nutrition
  • Food Microbiology & Bio-Technology
  • Food Engineering
  • Food Quality & Standards

7. Instrumentation Engineering (IE)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Instrumentation Engineering

8. Metallurgical Engineering (MT)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Metallurgical Engineering

9.Bio-Technology (BT)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Bio-Technology

10. Civil Engineering (CE)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Structural Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Water Resources & Environmental Engineering
  • Transportation &Geomatics Engineering

11. Electrical Engineering (EE)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Electrical Engineering

12. Environmental Management (EM)

  • Elementary Mathematics
  • Computer Science

13. Geo-Engineering and Geo-Informatics (GG)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Geo-Engineering and Geo-Informatics

14. Mechanical Engineering (ME)

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Applied Mechanics and Design
  • Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences
  • Materials, Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering

15. Nano Technology (NT)

  • Engineering Mechanics & Strength of Material
  • Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer
  • Elements of Material Science
  • Metallurgical Thermodynamics
  • Advanced Material Science

Want to know more about TS PGECET 2019 Syllabus and download the PDF File? Just click here

How To Prepare For TS PGECET 2019?

It will be easier for you to prepare for TS PGECET 2019 if you go as per the preparation tips, we’ve mentioned.

#1 Candidates must stick to the syllabus published by the authorities. Gather all the syllabus and time it accordingly to prepare.

#2 Make sure once you’re done with preparing the syllabus part, you must go through the mock tests papers, previous years papers and the sample papers. The more you’ll solve them, the more you’ll be able to get an idea of what may be asked in TS PGECET 2019.

#3 Candidates can have a look at the other recommended books. But before doing that, make sure your basic concepts are clear. Otherwise, there are chances of you getting puzzled.

#4 For last-minute preparations, candidates can prepare notes for each topic. As going through each and every long note just before the TS PGECET 2019 would be totally unrealistic and nearly an impossible task.

#5 Last but not the least, candidates must ensure that they maintain a good health and a have a proper, balanced diet. As, both of these things affect our concentration, eventually.

Mock Test Papers: Candidates can have a look at the Mock test papers of TS PGECET 2019 for various PG courses from here.

TS PGECET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Under TS PGECET 2019, candidates will be allotted seats in 5 colleges for various M.Tech courses, namely Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakatiya University and Osmania University. Each of these Universities has its own set of eligibility criteria for its various M.Tech courses. This was last year’s data, once this year’s eligibility norms are out it will be updated on this page.

Note: Candidates who have their GATE scores will be given the first preference and needn’t appear for the entrance exam held for M.Tech courses. A separate registration process will be conducted online for such candidates.

General Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Candidate should be an Indian Citizen.
  • Candidate should belong to the State of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh.
  • Candidate should satisfy local/non-local resident criteria, as listed by the TS PGECET 2019 authorities.
  • Candidate should obtain minimum 50% marks and in case of candidates belonging to reserved category 45% in the qualifying exam.

Below, we have provided eligibility criteria for different M.Tech courses as per different college’s criteria.

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University
Course Eligibility
M.Tech Planning
  • B.Tech (Civil Engineering), B.Plan, B.Tech(Planning), B.Arch, M.A. / M.Sc., (Sociology/Economics,/ Geography)
  • GATE Exam & PGECET – AR level


2. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University

Click here to view the eligibility criteria of various M.Tech courses.

3. Kakatiya University 

Click here to view the eligibility criteria of various M.Tech courses.

4. Osmania University

Click here to view the eligibility criteria of various M.Tech courses.

TS PGECET 2019 Seat Intake

Different colleges under TS PGECET 2019 offer a different number of seats. Candidates can check the seat availability for various M.Tech courses. This data has been published on the basis of last year’s data. It will be updated as soon as the authorities release seat intake for this year.

Courses Seat Intake
M.Tech Planning( Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture And Fine Arts University) 15% of total intake
M.Tech Full-time All disciplines ( Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University) 25 seats
M.Tech Part – time All disciplines ( Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University) 30 seats
M.Tech Computer Science And Engineering( Osmania University) 30 seats

TS PGECET 2019 Application Form

TS PGECET 2019 Application Form will be available online. And the authorities start accepting the application form from the month of March 2019. After filling up the TS PGECET 2019 Application Form details, candidates need to pay an application fee of 1000/- ( 500/- for SC / ST candidates) per test. This payment can be made through any of the following payment gateway – Credit card or Debit Card or Net Banking or TS Online or AP Online. Candidates must note the application number for future reference, after successfully submitting their application forms. Candidates must note that they need to pay an amount extra if they’re submitting their applications after the last date.

  • A week after closing application submission – 500/- extra
  • 2 weeks after closing application submission – 2000/- extra
  • 3 weeks after closing application submission – 5000/- extra
  • 4  weeks after closing application submission – 10000/- extra

Click here to know more on TS PGECET 2019 Application Form.

TS PGECET 2019 Admit Card

After successfully filling up the online application form of TS PGECET 2019, candidates will be able to download their TS PGECET 2019 Admit Card, around the fourth week of May 2019. The link to download the TS PGECET 2019 Admit Card will be available on the homepage of TS PGECET 2019. Candidates can follow these steps in order to get the TS PGECET 2019, Admit Card:

  • Click on the “Download Hall Ticket” link under the Application form section.
  • Fill your registration number, date of birth and select your desired course from the drop-down menu. Click on the green button to submit.
  • Your TS PGECET 2019 Admit Card will appear on the screen. View and download the same for carrying it on the day of TS PGECET 2019.

TS PGECET 2019 Test Centers

Candidates can appear for TS PGECET 2019 for different M. Tech courses in two regions – 1) Hyderabad 2) Warangal. In Hyderabad, there is a list of regional centres one can choose from.

Hyderabad West Kukatpally, Patancheru, Gandipet, Moinabad and surrounding areas
Hyderabad East Ghatkesar, keesara and surrounding areas
Hyderabad North Medchal, Gandimaisamma, and surrounding areas
Hyderabad South – East L.B. Nagar, Hayathnagar, Pedda amberpet, Ibrahimpatnam, Ramoji
Film City area and surrounding areas
Hyderabad Central Abids, Tarnaka and surrounding areas

TS PGECET 2019 Result

TS PGECET 2019 Results are announced online only, on their official website i.e pgecet.tsche.ac.in. Candidates will be able to see their TS PGECET 2019 Results on clicking on the “Result ” link on the main page and entering registration number and hall ticket number of the entrance examination. Candidates, after the results are out, will be called for a round of counselling. The higher the rank, the sooner will the candidate be called for the counselling round. TS PGECET 2019 Results are generally out by the second or third week of May 2019. Along with the TS PGECET 2019 Results, candidates will be able to find other details like candidate’s name, father’s name, TS PGECET 2019 qualifying status, and rank secured by the candidate.

TS PGECET 2019 Cut Off

After conducting entrance test for various M.Tech courses releases a cut off marks for different categories. This cut off mark varies every year. Last year, it was a minimum of  30 marks for general category and generally, no limit for candidates belonging to SC/ST category. If a candidate is able to at least score minimum cut off marks, he/she directly qualifies for the other rounds.

TS PGECET 2019 Counselling

Selected candidates, one by one will be called for a round of counselling. Counselling round of TS PGECET 2019 shouldn’t be confused with that of counselling round held for GATE qualified students as both of these are different. Candidates need to separately register themselves for a counseling round and need to again apply for their desired courses and colleges, all over again. Counseling round would include document verification and personal interview round. Candidates need to carry these documents on the day of counseling:

GATE Score Card/ PGECET Score Card
Original Degree and Marksheet of 10th
Original Degree and Marksheet of 12th
Original Graduation Degree
Passing Certificate FRom 10th to Graduation level
Caste Certificate
Residence Proof of Mother/Father staying for more than 10 yrs
Transfer Certificate
Income Certificate
Ration Card
Aadhar Card

TS PGECET 2019 Fee Structure

Students can get an idea regarding the fee structure of M.Tech courses in different colleges from the schedule below. Candidates need to pay the specified amount in order to freeze their seat within the stipulated time period, otherwise, the University will allot the seat to the next best candidate.

College/ University Total Programme Fee(approx)
Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture And Fine Arts University 3,57,000 INR
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University 72,000 INR
Kakatiya University 1,40,000 INR
Osmania University 50,000 INR

Official Website: pgecet.tsche.ac.in

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