Jharkhand Polytechnic Counselling 2020

The Jharkhand Polytechnic Counselling 2020 initiated and managed by the Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (JCECEB). Once the Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Exam (PECE) is conducted, the next step for the admission would be to take part in the Jharkhand Polytechnic Counselling. 

Jharkhand's Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Exam (PECE) is a state-level entrance exam, which is organized by Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board. PECE is organized to provide admission in different polytechnic courses under several polytechnic colleges of Jharkhand.

PECE is scheduled to be conducted in July month to fill around 11000+ seats in engineering and various non-engineering diploma courses. Jharkhand Polytechnic Counselling will start within a week after the results of the PECE are announced.

Candidates are instructed to keep a regular check on exam dates and counselling schedule through the official website:  jceceb.jharkhand.gov.in

Important Points for Counselling 

  • The Jharkhand Polytechnic Counselling 2020 will be organized in online mode.

  • Counselling will be done in two rounds

  • A merit list will be prepared by the board based on marks obtained by the candidates in the entrance exam. Candidates will be able to take part in the Counselling as per their rank in the merit list.

  • An appearing student in class 10th examinations can also apply, but they will have to pass the qualifying exam before the beginning of the counselling round.

  • Candidates will have to pay the counselling fee to participate in the process.

  • General  & OBC categories : Rs. 400/- 

  • Scheduled caste, scheduled tribe & female candidates: Rs. 250/-

  • The counselling fee will be non-refundable. Candidates will have to pay the counselling fee through Bank Challan, Post Office Challan. 

  • Candidates must not forget to download the copy of Challan through the website.


Counselling Schedule

PECE is scheduled to be held in July 2020. The date of Jharkhand Polytechnic Counselling 2020 is yet to be declared by JCECEB. Candidates are advised to keep a regular check for the schedule of counselling on the official website jceceb.jharkhand.gov.in after the results of the entrance exam will be announced. 

Counselling Procedure

Candidates who will qualify the PECE called for the counselling based on their ranks in the merit list. Counselling will be conducted in 2 online rounds of seat allotment, but the number of rounds depends on the number of remaining vacant seats available after each Counselling round. 

Steps to apply for Jharkhand Polytechnic Counselling 2020

  • After logging in, the matrix of seats will be displayed on the website.

  • Candidates have to fill their choices of institutions. 

  • Candidates are required to go through the document verification process at the time of counselling.

  • Candidates will be allotted seats based on the filled choices, rank, category, and availability of seats.

  • Candidates will also have to pay the seat allotment fee at the same time. 

  • After the allotment of seats, candidates have to appear at their allotted college to confirm their admission before the due date.

Documents Required for Counselling 

  • 10th or equivalent exam mark sheet, admit card & passing certificate

  • Jharkhand Polytechnic 2020 admit card and rank card

  • Domicile certificate

  • Category certificate (if required)

  • 2 Passport size photograph

  • Income Certificate issued by Subdivision Officer

  • Physical Handicap Certificate, along with a full-body photograph, issued by Civil Surgeon of District Hospital (if applicable)

  • Call Letter for Counselling (if issued by JCECEB)

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. Are there any age criteria to apply for Jharkhand Polytechnic Exam 2020?

There is no particular age limit to apply for Jharkhand Polytechnic Exam 2020 for all the engineering and non-engineering courses.  However, there is an exception for the candidates applying for mining engineering should have an age between 17 to 20 years as on 1st July 2020.

2. Will the exam be conducted online? What will be the language of the paper? Is there any negative marking for the wrong answers?

No, the entrance test will be conducted in offline mode. Answers must be marked on the OMR sheet with blue/ black ballpoint pen only.

  • The question paper will be available both in English and Hindi.

  • Also, candidates will be awarded 1 mark for each correct answer while 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong.