GCET 2020 Application Process - Imprtant Dates and Examination Centers

Published on : 26th October 2019    Author : Himanshu Basant Bhatt

The application forms for the Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) are made available online at the official website of Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Goa. The application forms are to be downloaded and filled offline. Students are required to submit the filled-in application forms at the designated centres in person. The applications are to be submitted only at the centre specified for the particular examination city as selected by the candidate. Passport-size photographs and other important documents are to be attached along with the application form. Interested students can check out the complete GCET 2020 application process in this article.

GCET 2020 Application Process Events

Availability of application form/ application submission begins

Last week of March 2020

Last date for submitting the application form and receiving admit card

Last week of March 2020

Last date for submitting the application form and receiving admit card (with late fee)

Last week of April 2020

GCET 2020 exam dates (announced)

5th and 6th May 2020

Important Things to Remember Before Filling the GCET 2020 Application Form

Here are some important points that candidates must keep in mind before filling the GCET 2020 application form.

  • Read the eligibility criteria carefully and make sure you fulfil the same.
  • Read the instructions for filling the application form.
  • Make fee payment and get the pay-in-slip.
  • Keep three passport-size ready.
  • Keep the self-attested photocopies of required documents ready - SSCE passing certificate and Class XII passing certificate/ HSSC examination hall ticket.
  • A4 size bond paper for printing the application form.

How to Fill the GCET 2020 Application Form?

Students are required to download the GCET application form, fill it offline, and submit it in person at the designated centre. Here are the steps to be followed:

  1. Downloading the Application Form
  2. Paying Fee at HDFC Bank
  3. Filling the Application Form
  4. Submitting the Form

Downloading the Application Form

  • Visit the official DTE Goa website - https://dte.goa.gov.in.
  • Look for the ‘Admissions’ tab on the top of the home-page.
  • Expand the ‘Application Forms’ option in the drop-down and click on the ‘GCET Application Form’.
  • The application form will appear.
  • Download it and take a print on A4 size bond paper.

Available Application Forms

Paying Fee at HDFC Bank

  • Make the application fee payment at any branch of HDFC bank in Goa remitted to the account of “Directorate of Technical Education” with the provided client code. Students outside Goa can pay the fee through demand draft drawn in favour of the “Directorate of Technical Education” payable at Panaji, Goa. The application fee amount is ₹ 2000/- for all category candidates.
  • Keep the pay-in-slip safe.

Filling the Application Form

  • Now fill the application form using a blue/ black ballpoint pen. Enter the details in CAPITAL LETTERS avoiding mistakes. Do not overwrite.
  • Candidates need to provide details such as the name of the candidate, gender, address, academic details, contact details, subjects appearing for, pay-in-slip details, and exam centres.
  • Check all the details carefully.

Submitting the Form

Now submit the filled-in application form along with the self-attested documents and 3 passport-size coloured photographs at the designated centre. Candidates are encouraged to submit the application forms in-person as the admit card and acknowledgement slip is issued on submission of the application form. However, candidates can also send the application form along with the pay-in-slip, passport size photograph, and self-attested documents through the post. Make sure that the application form reaches the centre before the last date. Admit card to such candidates will be sent via the post or email.

GCET 2020 Application Form Submission Centres as per the Exam Centres

Centre Code




Tiswadi Cujira (Bambolim)

Dhempe Higher Secondary School of Arts & Science



Goa College of Pharmacy



Fr. Agnel Multipurpose Higher Secondary School



Rosary College / Higher Secondary of Arts & Commerce



Deep Vihar High School



Purushottam Walawalkar Higher Secondary School



A. J. De Almeida High School


Ponda (Farmagudi)

G. V. Ms. Smt. N. J. Aguiar Higher Secondary School



Shantadurga High School



Govt. Polytechnic, Curchorem



Vidya Prabodhini Higher Secondary School



DM’s PVS Sarojini M. Kushe Higher Secondary School



Govt. Higher Secondary School



Maria Bambina Higher Secondary School



BBSS, Vishweshwar Shankar Laad Higher Secondary School

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Submit the application as per the exam centre selected while filling the form.

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