TS POLYCET Exam Date 2020

For starters, let us first explore the crevices of the TS POLYCET. The examination is held by the Telangana State Board of Technical Education and Training for the admission in Diploma Courses in Engineering and Non-Engineering and Technology in different educational universities in the state of Telangana.  

This article you are reading at this point is written to mainly discuss the TS POLYCET Exam date along with some other relevant information. 

Know Something About the Original TS POLYCET Exam Date

As declared by the exam authorities, the TS POLYCET Exam date was originally set to be 15th May. Some other important dates are mentioned in the below table:

TS POLYCET Exam Date

Availability of application form

March 2nd, 2020

Last Date of submission 

April 4th, 2020

Time of the last submission

5.00 pm

Issuing of admit card 

2 or 3 days after your form submission

The Change in TS POLYCET Exam Date:

As a nationwide lockdown has been issued to combat the pandemic, the exam authorities have decided to revise the TS POLYCET Exam date. 

1st July 2020 has been selected to conduct the examination and the last date of submission of the application form is set to be on 31st May 2020.

The Eligibility Criteria:

For your reference, we have listed the criteria in the following listing:

  • You must belong to Indian nationality. 

  • You must belong from the state of Telangana

  • The aspirants must come from a board of education that is recognized by the state of Telangana 

  • Aspirants, you must clear your SSC exam before applying for TS POLYCET

  •  A minimum of 35% is required for the candidates in the SSC examination

  • It is a mandate for you to pass in all the subjects at the SSC level

The Musts for the Exam:

  • The first step towards the exam is to start a rigorous preparation. Only dedicated hard work will help you crack the exam. 

  • Next, you must be well versed in the syllabus of the TS POLYCET exam.

  • You must practice sample papers

  • Follow previous years’ question papers

  • Follow the official website for important notification regarding the exam

  • Keep a track of the availability of the application form

  • Don’t miss on the last date of submission of application form

  • Make sure to fill in the application form carefully

  • Track the date for the issuing of you admit card

  • Get hold of the admit card

  • Keep a print out of the filled up application form with you 

  • Keep your documents secured

  • All the details you feed into the form must be at par with the documents you furnish

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q1. Can Students of Other States Appear for TS POLYCET?

A: POLYCET exam is a state-level common entrance examination for the students who are local to the state of Telangana. Candidates from the other states are not eligible to appear for the exam. Candidates with foreign nationality are also not eligible for the exam.

Q2: What is the New Exam Date for TS POLYCET?

A: As per the new declaration, TS POLYCET will be conducted on 1st July 2020. But keeping the situation of the COVID-19 pandemic, you should keep an eye on the official website for further notice. Due notice will be issued if the dates are revised again due to the lockdown situation 

Q3. Can a Candidate Be Banned From Taking the TS POLYCET?

A: Yes, you can be banned from taking the exam. You must note that no refund is allowed to the rejected candidates. 

 You can be rejected if: 

  1. the form is incomplete or incorrectly filled

  2. you fail to comply with the eligibility criteria

  3. the form does not have your or your parents’ signatures 

  4. the details in the form do not tally with the documents furnished

Q4: Can I Fill TS POLYCET Application Form Offline?

A: You can fill the form for TS POLYCET online. Candidates can also fill the application form at TS online nearest to them or at the helpline centers listed on the official website. Fees of 400 INR for general and 250 INR for SC/ST candidates are levied.