All you Need to Know about TS ECET Counselling

ECET counselling 2020

Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University (JNTU), Hyderabad, will conduct the TS ECET Counselling for the year 2020. The counselling will be conducted once the results are declared. 

The counselling will be conducted online through the web. Candidates shortlisted after the result declaration will be called for the counselling process. The authorities have also announced conducting spot counselling for vacant seats during the exercise. 

The application form can be submitted until June 10th. So, you have enough time to decide on the counselling dates and preparing for the exams. 

Here are some important dates for this examination that would help you to understand the process better way. 

Important Dates for TS ECET exam



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.

Documents Required for the Counselling Round

Here is a list of documents that you would require to present during TS ECET Counselling. Let’s go through them once again to get a better idea.

  • Admit Card and Registration number

  • TS ECET rank card

  • All mark sheets of Class X, XII and graduation 

  • Address proof like Aadhar card, voter card, driver license or passport

  • Any other professional certificate

  • Study Certificate 6th class to diploma [9th class to a degree in case of B.Sc (Mathematics)

  • Study certificate from class 6 to a diploma in case of candidates studied in statewide institutions

  • Transfer/Migration certificate

  • Income and caste certificate

Let’s check out the counselling fees for the exam with the help of a table.

Counselling Fees for TS ECET Exam 


Counselling Fee

General Category

Rs 1200

SC/ST candidates

Rs 600

How to Apply for TS ECET Counselling?

You need to register for TS ECET Counselling and follow the below-mentioned steps.

  • Visit the official website and click on paying counseling fee

  • Login with your registration number, admit card details, date of birth, and email id.

  • Details of candidates would appear like application number, email id, and mobile number.

  • Verify all details and click the submit button 

  • Verify and read instructions carefully for paying fees 

  • After paying fees candidates will need to click on available slots 

  • Click on a suitable date with the green button for slot booking.

  • Choose the time to verify.

  • Take the printout and keep it safe.

  • Visit your center and verify the slot by showing the SMS confirmation.

  • Register for the option entry process. Fill the required details like registration number and date of birth.

  • Create your login account and access the portal. Click on option entry and enter your choice of the institute.

  • The authorities will release the seat allotment based on the rank of candidates, availability of seats, and option entry by candidates. Candidates will be able to check their seat allotment results on the official website by logging in to the candidate account. 

These were some of the important steps you need to follow for counseling. Prepare well for the tests and follow the procedure mentioned here, and you will not face any issues.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. Which rank is taken into consideration for the TS ECET exam?

Two ranks are taken into consideration for this exam. 

Branch Rank is the comparison among different persons who belong to the same branch according to their performance. 

The integrated rank is for the comparison between two persons who belong to different engineering streams.

2. What is the best method to study for this entrance test?

The best method is to practice regular mock tests, take guidance from seniors, and consult reference books. You would need to learn time management and finish your paper on time. Answering smartly in entrance exams is a sure shot way to taste success.

3. Can appearing candidates apply for TS ECET?

Yes, appearing diploma holders are eligible to apply for this exam. But they would need to show their provisional certificate and upload the scanned copy of the same at the time of application.

4. Will photographs without name and date accepted?

The commission lays down rules for uploading scanned images. You must adhere to the guidelines specified. But generally, photographs without name and date are accepted by the conducting authority.