Telangana: EAMCET to be held from May 3

Hyderabad: Telangana State Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET) 2019 will be conducted from May 3. The schedule for all the Common Entrance Tests (CETs) has been announced by the Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) on Saturday.

This year, an entrance test for admissions into Engineering courses will be held on May 3, 4 and 6, whereas for Agriculture and Medical courses, it is on May 8 and 9. Both the entrance examinations will be held in two sessions i.e. from 10 am to 1 pm and 3 pm to 6 pm. Like every year, the Council has entrusted the job of conducting the EAMCET to Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University-Hyderabad (JNTU-H). The JNTU-H has been entrusted with the State Engineering Common Entrance Test which will be held on May 11. It will be conducted for polytechnic students and BSc mathematics degree holders for lateral entry into engineering courses.

The Osmania University will be conducting four CETs including LawCET and PG LawCET on May 26, Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test from May 27 to 29 and Education Common Entrance Test on May 30 and 31. The Integrated Common Entrance Test (ICET) for admissions into MBA courses will be conducted by Kakatiya University on May 23 and 24 whereas the Physical Education Common Entrance Test (PECET) will be held by Mahatma Gandhi University, Nalgonda on May 20.

Prof. T Papi Reddy, chairman, TSCHE, said except PECET, all the CETs will be conducted through Computer Based Test (CBT) mode. This year too services of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) would be utilized in conducting the CBTs.