Exam Detail

HPCETHimachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test

  • Test Level-: State Level
  •     Eligibility-: 12th
  • Duration-:3 Hours
  • Stream-: Engineering
  • Medium-: English
  • Examination Mode-: Online
  • Total Questions-: 150

The Himachal Pradesh Technical University is established in the year 2010 by an Act of Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh with an objective for value creation and welfare of society through technical education training, research, innovation, entrepreneurship and continuing education programs. At the same time, the University is responsive to the changing and exceptional requirements of our society and economy and contributes to find answers to global problems. The University offers both short-term and long-term programs leading to Advance Diploma and Degrees, which are conventional as well as innovative through public and private participation. Most of these programs have been developed after an initial survey of the demand for such Programs.

The programs offered are designed to equip graduates with the necessary skills and expertise to be the leaders in their chosen professions. The key to the success lies in the high premium it places on innovation, along with the work that is done by different role players and stakeholders to promote the University achievements in the fields of Science, Engineering and Technology. This is being achieved through a benchmarking system, which ensures that training and research programs always meet the highest standards.

 HPCET 2016 Test Pattern

  • Mode of HPCET 2016: Pen & paper mode only

  • Type of questions asked in all three sections: Multiple-choice type questions

  • For each correct answer, the candidate were awarded 2 marks

  • For each incorrect answer, 0.5 marks were deducted (Negative marking).

HPCET 2016 Exam Pattern: The table below represents all the details related to the nature and pattern of HPCET 2016. 

Section

Subjects

Number of Question

Maximum Marks

Duration

A

Physics

50

100

3 Hours

B

Chemistry

50

100

C

Mathematics

50

100

 

Total

150

300

Eligible candiadte can aplly through website

 http://apps.indiaresults.com/hp/hptu/hptu-hpcet-admission-2017_dev/Login.aspx
 

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S.No

 

Category

Seats

Cutoff

1

Open to all

12

30.75

2

Internal General

30

28

3

SC

9

24

4

ST

4

23.25

5

Single Girl

1

25.75

6

Ph. Challenged

1

17

HPU MAT 2016 Cutoff for Non-Subsidised Category

S.No

Category

Seats

Cutoff

1

Non-Subsidized

60

21.25

2

HPU Ward

3

16.5

 

Categories

IGMC

Shimla

Dr.

RPGMC

Tanda

HPGDC

Shimla

HDC

Sundernagar

MNDAV

DC Tatul

Solan

BDC

Budh

Nalagarh

HIDS

Paonta

Sahib

Total Seats

100

(65+35)

100

(50+50)

60

30

30

30

50

Group‐A (Reserved)

25+7

16+12

21

15

15

15

21

Schedule Caste

8+4

6+6

7

5

5

5

7

Schedule Tribes

4+2

3+3

4

2

2

2

4

Other Backward

Classes

4

1+1

1

4

4

4

6

 Son/Daughter of Ex-servicemen

1

-

1

1

1

1

1

Children –

son/daughter of

Defence Personnel

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Ward of

Freedom Fighter

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Backward Area

2+1

2+1

2

-

-

-

-

Physically

Handicapped

2

1+1

2

1

1

1

1

Children of J&K

migrants

1

-

2

-

-

-

-

Children of

Tibetan Refugees

1

1

-

-

-

-

-

Group‐B

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(i) Unreserved/

General

29+22

25+28

28

15

15

15

29

(ii) All Indian quota

9+6

7+8

9

-

-

-

-

(iii) (Unreserved)

NRI seats

2

2+2

2

-

-

 

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