TS ECET Exam Date 2020

TS ECET Exam Date has been announced recently by JNT University Hyderabad. The ongoing lockdown due to the COVID 19 pandemic has deferred the exam dates. The new date has been fixed on the 4th of July 2020. So, it’s time for you to buckle up and start rigorous preparation. 

This online entrance test is conducted for lateral admission in the 2nd year of BE/BTech and BPharm courses. You will get complete information regarding exam dates and some tricks to help you sail through the multiple-choice questions. 

You should be familiar with the important dates for TS ECET, which would help you to submit forms in time and avoid a late fee. Let’s look at the below table that would help you to remember these dates. 

Important Dates for TS ECET



Start date of online application 

24th February 2020

Application fee submission last date

Extended till June 10th

Exam date

4th July 2020

Release of admit card

20th June Onwards

Declaration of result and counselling dates

To be announced in due course.

Basic Eligibility Criteria for TS ECET

You should fulfill the basic criteria for sitting in this entrance test. Let’s check out a few:

  • You should be an Indian citizen

  • Reside in the State of Telangana or Andhra Pradesh

  • Should possess a diploma/degree in engineering/technical and pharmacy

  • Candidates should have secured at least 45% marks 

Tricks to Sail Through MCQ Section

You might think that MCQ is easy, and since there is no negative marking, you can easily score high marks. But MCQ is quite tricky and requires practice to tackle. Answering smartly is the key to solve MCQ. Let's go through a few tricks that would make this section easier for you.

Knowledgeable Guesswork 

You can make some guesswork regarding unsure sections.  Since there are no such negative marks, you can try this formula. But never make a wild guess because that would only kill your time 

Read the instruction and questions 

This is by far the most crucial suggestion for you. Before answering, I always read the questions and instructions. Candidates sometimes fail to score marks due to non-adherence to rules.  You can also markup the sections you wish to answer first while reading. 

Use the Process of Elimination.

Multiple questions come with four probable answer types. So, you would need to employ the process of elimination to answer these questions. This will narrow down the choice and help you in finding the correct answer. 

Answering questions with the option all of this/none of these

Examiners sometimes set this question type to trick the students. You need to answer the questions thoroughly or check each option. Mostly the answer to these questions is “all of these”, but it’s better to do the substitution.

Don't read too much into questions.

Most of the MCQ questions don’t have any inside meaning and exactly what it wishes to convey. There is no point in making things complicated and remember that OMR sheets don’t have any set pattern. 

Prepare well for the upcoming exam and study hard. Remember these smart strategies, and you will definitely score record marks. Remember the TS ECET Exam Date and make your move. 

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. Do you need to keep the registration ID?

The registration number/ID is an important document for TS ECET. You should always keep this number with you during all stages of the examination. It is also helpful for any correspondence with the commission office.

2. What the different ranks for TS ECET?

The commission recognizes two ranks for TS ECET, the branch rank, and integrated rank. Branch rank is used for comparing marks between different members of the same branch. Integrated ranks compare performance between different persons belonging to separate engineering streams.

3. What are the qualifying marks for this exam?

Candidates are required to score a minimum of 25% marks combined to obtain a rank in the ECET Exam 2020. This is equivalent to 50 marks in a total of 200 marks allotted for the examination.

4. What is the purpose of the ECET exam?

The basic purpose is to enable candidates to gain lateral entry to BTech and BE courses. The courses in online computer test and offered annually.