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Puducherry Joint Entrance Test (PJET)

Overview :

Government of Puducherry conducts the Puducherry Joint Entrance Test (PJET) 2023 through The Centralized Admission Committee (CENTAC) for the purpose of opening admission into the first year Engineering and Medical degree courses which are available in the different Government Degree colleges in Puducherry.

Eligibility Criteria :

The candidate should fulfill the necessary admissions requirements for the respective degree courses for admission to any course as prescribed by the Pondicherry University or as directed by the concerned deemed universities

  1. For B. Tech Degree Course :
    • A candidate should have passed the H.Sc. (Academic) examination who isseeking admission to the B. Tech. degree course,conducted by the Board of Higher Secondary Exam of Tamil Nadu.
    • In aggregate, in the prescribed subjects, namely, Mathematics, Physics and any one of the following optional subjects: Chemistry/Bio-Technology/ Computer Science/Biology (Botany & Zoology), a candidate should have obtained a minimum of 45% marks (40% marks for OBC/BCM/MBC/EBC /BT/SC - candidates).
    • Firstly, a candidate seeking admission through CENTAC should be an Indian citizen. That is no foreign national initially. Along with the Indians, even French Nationals are eligible who are residing in the UT of Puducherry and covered by the terms of the Treaty of Cession. They shall be treated on par with Indian Nationals and should be allowed for the purpose of admission to all the courses.
    • Even though the age especially for B. Tech and B.P.T. degree course will be reckoned as on 1st July of year, at the same time the lower age limitfor MBBS, BDS, B.Sc. (Nursing), and BPT Degreewill be reckoned as on 31st Decemberof year.
Pattern :
  • The Puducherry Joint Entrance Test (PJET) 2023 comprises of 3 papers.
  • Each paper will be of two hours and candidates will be provided MCQs i.e. Multiple Choice Questions.
  • Paper –I, Paper – II and Paper – III will be there where Mathematics will have 60 questions and Physical Sciences will comprise of 80 questions i.e. 40 questions from Chemistry and 40 questions from Physics.

PJET 2023 Highlights :
University Name Pondicherry University
Type of University Central University
Affiliation UGC
Founded 1985
Offered UG Courses B.sc., B.A.
Offered PG Courses MA,MSW,M.Sc.,MBA.,MCA,M.Tech,M.Com
Other Courses Certificate Course in Event Management, Department of Tourism Studies
Ph.D. Courses Ph.D. International Business, Ph.D. Tourism
Address Kalapet, Puducherry, 605014
State Puducherry (Union Territory)
PJET 2023 Exam Dates :

The following are the tentative Pondicherry University Exam dates 2023:

For PG Admission:
Events Dates 2023
Online application form release 3 rd week of May 2023
Last date to apply 3 rd week of June 2023
Last date to submit fee 3 rd week of June 2023
Application correction 4 th week of June 2023
Admit card 3 rd week of June 2023
Exam date July 2023
Result declaration August 2023
Counselling August 2023
For Integrated PG Admission:
Events Exam Dates 2023
Online Application Form Release Dates 1 st week of April 2023
The last date of receipt Submit online Form 4 th week of May 2023
Application correction 4 th week of May 2023
Release of Admit Card 2 nd week of June 2023
Exam Date 1 st week of July 2023
Answer Key release 2 nd week of July 2023
Result Date Declaration 2 nd week of July 2023
Counselling Dates Starts 3 rd week of July 2023
PJET 2023 Application Form :

Candidates can ask the convener for the PJET 2023 application form and a draft application with the convener CENTAC as the beneficiary, pay in Pondicherry, and mail two receipts to the following address The Convenor, Centralised Admission Committee (CENTAC) Pondicherry Engineering College Campus , Puducherry , Pin - 605014.

Course General category Candidates For SC/ ST Candidates 
PG/ PG diploma course Rs. 600/- Rs. 300/-
MBA course Rs. 1000/- Rs. 500/-
Ph.D. course Rs. 1000/- Rs. 500/-
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