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Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern

Updated On - October 12th 2018

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 is a state level entrance exam that is conducted by Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (JCECEB). It can also be referred to as Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Examination (PECE) 2019.

  • This examination offers admissions to students in various engineering and non-engineering diploma courses in different colleges of Jharkhand. PECE 2019 was scheduled on May 19, 2019.
Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 EligibilityJharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Application FormJharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Syllabus
  • The counselling for the same will conducted within a week after the result is published.
  • Around 240 seats are available in all streams from 29 colleges which will be the part of counselling.

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Exam Highlights

Name of the Examination

Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Examination (PECE)

Conducting Body

 Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (JCECEB)

Level of Exam

 State Level

Date of Exam

May 19, 2019

Application Mode


Official Website

Number of Seats


Helpline Numbers9264473893, 9264473891

Exam Highlights


Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Exam Calendar

JCECEB will most likely announce the commencement of application submission for Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 in March 2019 for admission into the above mentioned 18 courses.

Given below is the table containing information on important dates for the examination:


Date (Tentative)

Commencement of Application Submission

April 10, 2019

Last Date of Application Submission

May 2, 2019

Availability of Admit Card

May 15, 2019

Declaration of Result

June 11, 2019

Commencement of Counselling Process

June 11, 2019

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Eligibility

Prior to the commencement of online application process, it is necessary for the candidates to check the Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 eligibility criteria. They need to fulfill the pre-requisites to attempt the examination.

Given below are various factors on which the eligibility of a candidate depends upon:

On the basis of Academic Qualification

  • Candidate must have passed the secondary/10th or equivalent examination with a minimum of 35% marks.
  • Candidates appearing for secondary/10th or equivalent examination are also eligible, subject to passing the examination before commencement of Counselling process.

On the basis of Residential Criteria

Candidates falling under either of the following categories are eligible to appear for the entrance test

  • They should be the permanent resident of Jharkhand OR
  • They must be a ward of an employee of Central Government working in Jharkhand OR
  • The Candidate should be a ward of an employee of State Government or organizations operated/recognized by State Government.

On the basis of Age Limit

  • There is no minimum or maximum age limit for examination.
  • However, candidates seeking admission into Mining Engineering must turn at least 17 years old on or before July 1, 20Jhar18.

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Courses Offered 

Electrical Engineering 

Architecture Assistantship

Civil Engineering 

Medical Lab Technology

Mechanical Engineering 

Electronics & Communication Engineering 

Computer Science & Engineering 

Electronics & Electrical Engineering


Hotel Management & Catering Technology 

Automobile Engineering

Food Technology

Mining Engineering

Travel & Tourism

Computer Engineering


Mechanical Engineering Auto Mobile Computer Engineering & Application

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Application Form

Application form of PECE 2019 will be released in 3rd week of March. It should be filled by the candidates only through online mode.

Following are the steps for successful completion of online application submission:

  1. Online Registration

  • Go to the official website of JCECEB -
  • Click on ‘JCECEB PECE 2019’ tab
  • Click on ‘Step 1 – New registration’
  • Fill details – Candidate Name, Father’s Name, Gender, Date of Birth, Category, Mobile No. and Email ID
  • Click on ‘Submit’ button
  • Registration ID will be generated for the candidate
  1. Online Application Submission

  • Visit the official website of JCECEB
  • Click on ‘Login’
  • Enter Registration ID and Date of Birth
  • Click on ‘Submit’ button
  • Fill Personal & Educational Details - Service Men's Quota (SMQ), Muslim Minority, Person with Disability, Nationality, Type of Resident of Jharkhand, Correspondence Address, two choices of Examination City, Annual Income, Aadhar No., Passed/appeared in 10th Class, Name of Board, Year of Passing, Roll no. and Percentage of Marks  
  • Click on ‘Submit’ button
  1. Upload Scanned Photograph, Signature and Thumb Impression

  • Upload scanned images of passport size photograph, signature and thumb impression
  • None of the images should be more than 50 KB
  • Click on ‘Proceed’ button after uploading images
  1. Application Fee

General and Other Backward Class (OBC)

INR 650

Schedule Caste (SC), Schedule Tribe (ST) and Female candidates

INR 325

Online Mode

  1. Select ‘Online Mode’ from the drop-down list of Payment Mode
  2. Click on ‘Proceed’ button
  3. Make payment through Credit Card, Debit Card or Internet Banking

Offline Mode

  1. Select ‘Offline Mode’ from the drop-down list of Payment Mode
  2. Print e-Challan
  3. Send the duly filled Application form along with the necessary documents to the address given below:

Examination Controller
Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board
Science & Technology Campus, Namkum-Tupudana Road
Sirkha Toli, Namkum, Ranchi, Jharkhand- 834023

Note: -

  • Candidates must take a print out of the duly filled Application form for future references.
  • They must retain the Mobile number and E-mail ID till the completion of the examination process

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Admit Card

Admit card can be downloaded from the official website of JCECEB within 4 days before the date of examination. No hard copy of admit card will be sent to the candidate by courier or post.

Candidates can download Admit Card through following steps:

  • Go to the official website of JCECEB -
  • Click on ‘Admit Card’ tab on the top row of the webpage
  • Select ‘JCECEB PECE 2019’ from the drop-down list under ‘Please Select Examination’
  • Enter your Registration ID
  • Click on ‘Submit’ button
  • Admit card will appear on screen
  • Take a print out of Admit card and retain until the end of the process

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Admit card will entail the following information-

  1. Name of candidate
  2. Photograph and signature of the candidate
  3. Date of Birth
  4. Gender
  5. Name of Examination
  6. Date of Examination
  7. Address of Examination Center
  8. Time of examination
  9. Category
  10. Registration ID
  • Candidates must carefully go through admit card and any discrepancies must be immediately reported to conducting body
  • No candidate will be permitted entry into examination center without in possession of admit card.

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Exam Center

JCECEB will be conducted at various examination centers in 7 districts across Jharkhand.

  • PECE 2019 will be conducted at following districts –
    • Ranchi
    •  Hazaribagh
    • Jamshedpur
    • Dhanbad
    • Dumka
    • Chaibasa and
    • Bokaro
  • Candidates will be given the option to select two preferred locations of examination center
  • Allotment of exam center depends on the complete discretion of conducting authority
  • Once allotted, the candidate cannot request the change in the exam center

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Exam Pattern

It is necessary for aspirants to understand Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Exam Pattern in order to prepare for test accordingly.

Exam Pattern Highlights

Mode of Examination


Medium of Examination

English and Hindi

Number of Questions


Type of Questions


Maximum Marks


Negative Marking

0.25 marks deducted for every incorrect answer

Duration of Exam

150 minutes (2 hours and 30 minutes)

Sections in Paper

3 – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Syllabus

Candidates must understand the syllabus for every subject in order to facilitate their preparation. Questions asked in Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 will be of Secondary or 10th standard. Following are the topics to be covered under every subject:



Heat and Thermal Expansion


Current Electricity



Reflection of Light

Transmission of Heat

Laws of Motion

Rotatory Motion of a Rigid Body

Refraction of Light

Wave Motion

Work, Power and Energy


Optical Instruments


Kinetic Theory of Gases

Simple Harmonic Motion


Electromagnetic Induction




Electro chemistry

Detergents, Drugs and Explosives

Mixtures and Compounds

Different Chemical Reactions

Acids, Bases, Salt and Hydrolysis


Molecular and Equivalent Masses

Periodic Classification of Elements



Group Elements

Laws of Chemical Combination and Gas Laws

Concept of Atomic


Important Chemical Compounds

Atomic Structure




Number System

Relations and Functions

Trigonometrical Formulae

Linear Equations

Quadratic Equations



Time and Distance

Rectangular Co-ordinates

Simple Interest and Compound Interest



The Straight Line





Time and Work



Trigonometric Rations and Identities

Area, Volume and Surface Area

Heights and Distances

Rational Expressions


Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Recommended Books

Given below are few best-rated study materials which may prove ideal for PECE 2019:

Name of the Book


Jharkhand Polytechnic Entrance Examination

Dr. Lal and Jain

Jharkhand Polytechnic Guide 2017 Hindi


Jharkhand Polytechnic Pravesh Pariksha

Jharkhand Polytechnic Sanyukt Pravesh Pariksha

Jharkhand Polytechnic 12 Practice Sets (Combined Entrance Test with Solved 2013 & 2014 Entrance Paper)


Jharkhand Polytechnic Entrance Examination (for Engineering Diploma Course)(includes Previous Years’ Solved Papers)

Dr. Lal and Jain

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Result

PECE is the basis of shortlisting the candidates for Counselling and admission. The result is likely to be announced by conducting authority in the second week of May 2019. Candidates can check their respective result on the official JCECEB website. The Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 result will be declared in the form of scorecard, subsequent to which, rank list will be released on the basis of marks secured by candidates.

Steps to download/view the Scorecard

  • Go to the official JCECEB website -
  • Click on ‘Result’ tab on the topmost row of the webpage
  • Select ‘Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Examination – 2019’ from the drop-down list under ‘Please Select Examination’
  • Enter Roll/Application Number
  • Click on ‘Search’ button
  • Score card will appear on the webpage
  • Download the scorecard and take print out for future references

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Answer Key

JCECEB is likely to release answer key for Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 after a week of successfully conducting the examination. Answer key allows candidates to get an approximate idea of marks that they will score in the entrance exam. The pdf file for answer key can be downloaded from JCECEB’s official website.

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 Counselling

JCECEB is likely to commence Counselling process for Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 within a week of declaration of result. It will be conducted on the offline basis. Candidates should report to the address as per authority of Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 counselling.

  • Information regarding Counselling will be made available to candidates through primary newspapers of Jharkhand and also official JCECEB website
  • Usually, three rounds of Counselling are conducted, but the final decision on the number of Counselling rounds depends on the number of seats that remain vacant after each Counselling round
  • The candidate receiving Counselling notification will have to submit a Challan through Post Office
  • Challan amount for candidates belonging to General and OBC category is INR 400, while female and SC/ST candidates will have to pay INR 250
  • Candidates will have to carry original and one photocopy of each of the following documents, when appearing for Counselling process:
  1. Admit card, mark sheet and passing certificate of Secondary/10th or equivalent examination
  2. Certificate of Residence issued by Subdivision Officer
  3. Category Certificate (if applicable)
  4. Income Certificate issued by Subdivision Officer
  5. Physical Handicap Certificate, along with full body photograph, issued by Civil Surgeon of District Hospital (if applicable)
  6. 1 passport size photograph
  7. Admit card of Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019
  8. Call Letter for Counselling (if issued by JCECEB)

Address of JCECEB for Counselling

Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board

Science & Technology Campus, Sirkha Toli,

Namkum-Tupudana Road Namkum,

Ranchi (Jharkhand) – 834010

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2019 FAQs

Q1. Will the exam be conducted only for Engineering courses?

Ans. No, the test will be conducted for Engineering as well as Non-Engineering courses as listed below:

Electrical Engineering

Architecture Assistantship

Civil Engineering

Medical Lab Technology

Mechanical Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Hotel Management & Catering Technology

Electronics & Electrical


Automobile Engineering

Food Technology

Mining Engineering

Travel & Tourism

Computer Technology


Computer Engineering & Application

Mechanical Engineering Auto Mobile

Q2. What is the application mode of the exam?

Ans. Applications are available both online and offline. For online, applications will be available at JCECEB portal. For hardcopy of the forms, candidates can get them for Main/ Sub/ Grand post offices of Jharkhand.

Q3. In case I face any issues during the online/ offline application form filling, whom should I contact?

Ans. In case of any technical issue or application form related problem, candidates can contact at the helpline numbers – 9264473893, 264473891.

Q4. What is the minimum qualification required to appear for the test?

Ans. Aspirants must have passed class XII (SSC) with at least 35% marks in aggregate.

Q5. Are there any age limit criteria for the aspirants?

Ans. As per the official notification, there is no age limit. But, for Mining Engineering course, candidates must have attained at least 17 years of age before July 1, 2019.

Q6. Will the exam be conducted online?

Ans. No, the entrance test will be conducted in offline mode. Answers must be marked on OMR sheet with blue/ black ball point pen only.

Q7. Will the test be available only in English language?

Ans. No, the question paper will be bilingual. It will be available both in English and Hindi.

Q8. Is there any penalty for the wrong answers in the test?

Ans. Yes, for every correct answer candidates will be awarded 1 mark but for every wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted.

Q9. I have passed SSC from Rajasthan, am I eligible to apply?

Ans. The exam conducting body has laid down certain residential criteria for aspirants which are listed below (any one of the following):

  • They should be permanent resident of Jharkhand
  • Ward of an employee of Central Government working in Jharkhand
  • Ward of an employee of State Governments working in Jharkhand or organization recognized by State Government

Q10. What are the documents required to fill the application form while being online?

Ans. Candidates will require scanned copy of following documents to fill the form:

  1. Thumb impression
  2. Signature
  3. Photograph

Q11. What is the fee for Application form?

Ans. Application fee for PECE will differ as per categories and is listed below:


Application Fee

General and OBC

INR 650

Females/ SC/ ST

INR 325

Q12. How can the fees be paid?

Ans. Application fee can be paid either online through Net Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit card or offline through e-challan.

Q13. Where should I submit the offline application form?

Ans. Candidates must submit the offline application forms along with the documents and application fee at the address mentioned below:

Examination Controller

Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board

Science & Technology Campus, Namkum-Tupudana Road

Sirkha Toli, Namkun, Ranchi, Jharkhand 834023

Q14. What are the exam centers?

Ans. Examination will be conducted at various centers in following cities:

  • Ranchi
  • Hazaribagh
  • Jamshedpur
  • Dhanbad
  • Dumka
  • Chaibasa
  • Bokaro

Q15. After submission of the application form, am I eligible to change the examination center preference?

Ans. No, in any situation candidates cannot apply for change of examination center after the submission of Application form.

Q16. Is there any fee for counselling?

Ans. Yes, General and OBC category candidates will have to deposit INR 400 and females, SC/ ST must pay INR 250 as the counseling fee before they appear for any further admission process.

Q17. What are the documents I will require during counselling?

Ans. Candidates will require following original as well as photocopy of the documents during counselling:

  • Admit Card of PECE
  • SSC Admit Card
  • SSC Mark sheet and passing certificate
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Income certificate issued by Subdivision Officer (if applicable)
  • PWD certificate (if applicable)
  • Passport size photograph

Q18. I have misprinting issues in my admit card. Whom should I contact?

Ans. Candidates in case of any misprinting issues in admit card must immediately contact the helpline numbers. The corrections must be made before the exam. Candidates are themselves not allowed to make any changes in admit card.

Q19. Is Aadhar card compulsory?

Ans. Yes, candidates will have to mention Aadhar number in the application form and also, they will have to present it during the counselling.

Q20. I want to apply for more than one course. Do I need to fill separate form?

Ans. Yes, candidates can fill only one course in a single form. To appear for other courses, they must fill different form.

Q21. I was not able to appear for the test. Is the application fee refundable?

Ans. No, application fee is not refundable in any situation.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College


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how many seats are left in jharkhand polytechnic

27 Jul, 2018 00:20
Garima Bansal

Hi Rahul, You may check the official website yo get information regarding the seats.

27 Jul, 2018 14:14
Sunny Kumar

Where will be the counseling take place?

16 Jun, 2018 14:14
Garima Bansal

Hi Sunny, Its depends upon the counseling authority that where they conduct the counseling.

07 Aug, 2018 15:33
Mantu kumar Varma

Sir my cml rank is 5014 and category rank is 300 in JH polytechnic can I get admission in minning college

13 Jun, 2018 20:40
Ritika Sharma

Hi Mantu, Its depend on the merit list of the college whether you will get admission or not.

18 Aug, 2018 16:34
Sourav Kumar Dutta

At which address will the post office challan money be sent after receiving counselling letter?

19 Apr, 2018 00:20
Bhawna Vedwal

Candidate have to send challan money to following address

Examination Controller
Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board
Science & Technology Campus, Namkum-Tupudana Road
Sirkha Toli, Namkum, Ranchi, Jharkhand- 834023

31 May, 2018 15:52
Brahma nand

I am not residential of jharkhand I am resident of Bihar but I want to give exam of jharkhand polytechnic what can I do for this

06 Mar, 2018 00:20
Bhawna Vedwal

Eligibility Criteria  On the basis of Residential Criteria

Candidates falling under either of the following categories are eligible to appear for the entrance test

  • They should be the permanent resident of Jharkhand OR
  • They must be a ward of an employee of Central Government working in Jharkhand OR
  • The Candidate should be a ward of an employee of State Government or organizations operated/recognized by State Government.

28 May, 2018 13:01

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