Jammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test B Tech 2012 (JKCET B Tech)


Jammu and Kashmir government is conducting a CET for candidates residing in Jammu and kasmir.All eligible candidates can apply for this entrance exam. Candidates from other states will not be able to attend this entrance exam. All successful candidates will get admission in some of the leading engineering colleges in Jammu and Kashmir.

Structure of JKCET B Tech

The pattern of the examination is slightly different from other engineering examinations. All other examinations give more preference to mathematics, but in Jammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test B Tech (JKCET B Tech) examination it is different. All the subjects are given equal importance. There will questions of 75 marks from each topic. Each question will gain you one mark and vice versa. That is a total of 75 questions from each topic which has to be completed in 90 minutes.

Syllabus for JKCET B. TECH


  • Dynamics
  • Newton’s Laws of Motion:
  • Surface Tension
  • Work - Power - Energy gravitation:
  • Concurrent Co-Plannar Forces
  • Heat
  • Gas Laws: Mode Of Heat Transfer:.
  • Geometrical Optics
  • Waves:.
  • Refraction Through A Prism:.
  • Refraction At A Spherical Surface:
  • Physical Optics
  • Introduction To Theories Of Light:
  • Diffraction: Polarisation:
  • Electrostatics
  • Electric Charges: Capacitors: Current Electricity
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Pure Resistor
  • Inductor
  • Capacitor
  • Atomic Physics
  • Introduction To Atomic Physics
  • Photo Electric Effects
  • Lasers:
  • Nuclear Physics:
  • Radioactivity:
  • Elementary Particles: Solid State Electronics:
  • Soft Condensed Matter Physics:
  • Liquid Crystals
  • Geometrical Optics
  • Refraction at a Plane Surface
  • Refraction Through A Prism
  • Refraction at a Spherical Surface
  • Physical Optics
  • Introduction to Theories of Light
  • Diffraction
  • Polarisation
  • Speed of Light
  • Electrostatics
  • Electrostatic Field
  • Current Electricity
  • Electric Current
  • Kickoff’s Laws
  • Mechanical Effect Of Electric Current
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Dual Nature Of Matter
  • Lasers
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Nuclear Fission with Equations
  • Radioactivity:
  • Elementary Particles:
  • Solid State Electronics
  • Digital Electronics


  • Stoichiometry
  • Atomic Structure
  • Periodic Properties
  • Oxidation Number
  • Gaseous State
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Organic Compounds with Oxygen-2, Amines
  • Phenols
  • Chemical Properties
  • Aldehydes and Ketones
  • Nomenclature
  • Monocarboxylic Acids
  • Amines
  • Hydrocarbons-2
  • Haloalkanes
  • Coordination Compounds
  • Chemical Bonding – 2
  • Chemical Thermodynamics-2
  • Solid State
  • Electrochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Isomerism-2
  • Carbohydrates
  • Oils And Fats
  • Amino Acids and Proteins
  • Metallurgy – 2
  • Industrially Important Compounds
  • Group 18, Nobel Gases
  • D - Block Elements (Transition Elements)
  • Theory of Dilute Solutions
  • Colloid


  • Algebra
  • Partial Fractions
  • Logarithms
  • Mathematical Induction
  • Summation of Finite Series
  • Theory of Equations
  • Fundamental Theorem of Algebra:
  • Binomial Theorem
  • Mathematical Logic
  • Graph Theory
  • Analytical Geometry
  • Straight Line
  • Pair of Straight Lines
  • Limits and Continuity
  • Trigonometry
  • Algebra
  • Elements of Number Theory
  • Group Theory
  • Vectors
  • Matrices and Determinants
  • Analytical Geometry
  • Circles
  • Conic Sections (Analytical Geometry)
  • Definition of a Conic
  • Parabola
  • Ellipse
  • Hyperbola
  • Trigonometry
  • Complex Numbers
  • Differentiation
  • Applications Of Derivatives
  • Inverse Trigonometric Functions
  • General Solutions Of Trigonometric Equations
  • Integration
  • Definite Integrals
  • Differential Equations

General English

  • Spotting Of Errors,
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Vocabulary.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate applying for this entrance exam should be a permanent resident of the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
  • Candidate should have passed the plus 2 exam or equivalent from a recognized board / Uni.
  • Should have scored a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying exam. this is only in the case of general students. For reserved category students the minimum marks to be scored in the qualifying examination is 40%.
  • Candidate must have studied subjects like English, physics, chemistry and mathematics in the 11th and 12th standard.
  • Candidates appearing the 10+2 board exam can also apply for this exam. but they should be able to produce the pass certificate at the time of admission.

How to Apply?

Candidate can only buy the forms from the selected branches of J&K banks LTD.candidates can also submit the application form after downloading it from the website .The website address will be given in the official website of Jammu and Kashmir Common Entrance Test. The application form can only be brought after paying the examination fee.

How to fill the Form?

Candidate should be aware of the details to be furnished in the application form. Candidate should fill the form with precision. All the matters entered should be correct and candidate should be able to submit the proof while the admission. More over if any details furnished is found incorrect, then candidate can be barred from writing any more common entrance test conducted by Jammu and Kashmir government.

Important Dates (Tentative)

Notification regarding the availability of application form will be published by May second week, 2012

Entrance will be in the month of July, 2012

List of JKCET B Tech centers

There are a total of thirty five centers across the state. Few of them are mentioned below:

  • Jammu
  • Sri Nagar
  • Kashmir
  • Baramulla
  • Udhampur

Colleges Accepting the JKCET B Tech score

Engineering Colleges in

  • Baramulla
  • Jammu
  • Srinagar
  • Udhampur

Contact Address for the JKCET B Tech

Candidates Having Any Doubts Or Questions Can Contact The Following Two Addresses.

  • Controller of Examinations, Jammu Board of Professional Examinations, 4th Floor, South Block, Bahu Plaza, Gandhi Nagar Jammu
  • Phone:-0191 -2475606, 2473637


  • Controller of Examinations, Srinagar (From May to October) , Board of Professional Examination, 9-A, Poloview Srinagar
  • Phone: - 0194 - 2476647, 2450074
  • Website: http://www.jkbpoe.org

Reference Books for JKCET B. TECH

The reference books are:

  • Advanced Level Physics by Nelkon and Parker,
  • Concepts of Physics Vol I and II by H.C.
  • Verma, Problems in Physics by A.A Pinsky,
  • Aptitude Test Problems in Physics by S.S
  • Krotov, A collection of questions and Problems in Physics by L.A. Sena,
  • Elements of Dynamics Part I & II and Dynamics of a Particle & of Rigid Bodies by S.L.Loney
  • Physical Chemistry by P.Bahadur,
  • Organic Chemistry by Arihant Prakashan,
  • IIT Chemistry by O.P. Agarwal, General Chemistry by Ebbing, Physical Chemistry by P.W.
  • Atkins. Math’s XI & XII by R.S. Agarwal,
  • Plane Trigonometry Part I and Co-ordinate
  • Geometry by S.L.Loney.
  • Higher Algebra by Hall & Knight,
  • Co-ordinate Geometry by
  • Dr. Gorakh Prasad,
  • Higher Algebra by Bernard & Child,
  • Algebra Made Easy by K.P. Basu,
  • A Problem Book in Mathematical Analysis by G.N. Berman

Coaching Centers for JKCET B. TECH

The coaching centers are:

  • Brilliant tutorials pvt ltd.
  • Darshana academy
  • Tandem
  • Sree Krishna entrance coaching center
  • Excellent institute.
  • Prof. P. C Thomas Classes.
  • Akash institute
  • Narayana institute of information technology academy
  • Physics techniques
  • Career point
  • Oasis education services
  • Sahil study circle.
  • J .R. S Tutorials
  • Guru Dronacharya
  • Takshila institute.

Study Plan

There will be equal number of questions from all the subjects. So study all the subjects accordingly. Questions from chemistry and physics will be tough. So spend some time more for that subjects. Questions from mathematics will be easy when compared to the other to subjects. Try to attend all the questions in the question paper.

How and Where To Get the Results?

Candidates can get their results from the website: http://jakbpee.nic.in

Score Validity

One year is the validity of the score.



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