Have you passed 12th Science? Are you all set to take part in Engineering admission process for the year 2021? If yes, this article will be of help to you! Here, I’ve listed down some of the popular State level Engineering entrance exams conducted in India.
Engineering is the most popular choice among Science stream students. Students who have passed 10+2 Science stream with relevant subjects (PCM mostly) are eligible to take part in engineering admission process.
There are two main types of engineering colleges in India –
- Government Colleges
- Self Financed Colleges
Government colleges can further be classified into two types –
- Colleges functioning under Central Government
- Colleges functioning under State Government
Self Financed colleges are usually run by trusts, education societies etc. Some SF colleges have the status of ‘Deemed University’.
Based on the above mentioned types of colleges, engineering entrance exams in India can be classified into the following types –
- National level exams
- State level exams
- Institute-Wise exams
State level exams are conducted for facilitating admission into State Government operated colleges and/or private colleges. In this article, we will focus solely on State level tests!
National level exams are conducted at All-India level. These tests are used for admission into Central Government Operated colleges and/or state & private colleges.
Some Self Financed Engineering colleges and universities are known to conduct their own entrance exam and interview. They are known as institute-wise tests.
If securing admission into a reputed State Government college/SF college is your priority, you should be knowledgeable about the relevant state level entrance exam!
In order to secure admission into reputed engineering colleges, a student must crack relevant entrance test. Here are the prominent State level engineering entrance exams after 12th in India –
State Level Engineering Entrance Exams 2021
- KCET (Karnataka Common Entrance Test) – Karnataka
- COMEDK – Karnataka
- AP EAMCET – Andhra Pradesh
- AP PGECET (Postgraduate entrance) – Andhra Pradesh
- MHT CET – Maharashtra
- TNEA – Tamil Nadu
- KPGCET (Postgraduate entrance) – Karnataka
- KEAM – Kerala
- Assam CEE – Assam
- TS EAMCET – Telangana
- TS PGECET – Telangana
- UKSEE – Uttarakhand
- GUJCET – Gujarat
- WBJEE – West Bengal
- UPSEE – Uttar Pradesh
- CENTAC – Pondicherry
- JK CET – Jammu & Kashmir
- GCET – Goa
- CG PET – Chhattisgarh
- BCECE – Bihar
You may also check – list of engineering entrance exams in India.