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HPCET 2017 MCA is scheduled to be held on May 15, 2017. The registration had already begun from March 2, 2017, and will end on April 29, 2017. Candidates interested in MCA programmes offered by Himachal Pradesh Technical University can apply at himtu.ac.in well before the last date.
HPCET is conducted by Himachal Pradesh Technical University every year for admission into B.Tech, B.Pharmacy, M.Tech, M.Pharmacy, MBA and MCA offered by the university. The exam for each program is scheduled on different dates/sessions to ensure smooth, transparent and efficient conduct.
There are in total 21 colleges under HPTU which offer MCA programmes to the eligible candidates through HPCET. The admission to these participating colleges is solely based upon the Merit List prepared by the university. The merit list is prepared considering the marks scored by each student in HPCET exam.
|Mode of examination||Offline|
|Question Type||Objective (MCQ)|
|Marking Scheme||Two marks for correct response/ (Penalty) 0.5 for incorrect response|
|Total Number of Questions||100|
Himachal Pradesh Technical University will conduct HPCET 2017 MCA on May 15. The important dates regarding the exam are listed below.
|Registration opens at himtu.ac.in||March 02|
|Registration closes at the website||April 29|
|Admit card download window opens||First week of May 2017|
|HPCET 2017 MCA exam scheduled||May 15|
HPTU demands candidates to meet certain eligibility to appear for HPCET 2017 MCA scheduled on May 15. The basic eligibility for the exam is listed below. Kindly refer for details
Admission Criteria: Admission to the institutes is strictly based on the merit or rank/marks obtained in HPCET 2017.
The HPCET 2017 Application form is available at the official website. The form should be filled from the eligible candidates only. Candidates registering for the upcoming HPCET 2017 Exam will be required to pay a sum of INR 1550 (INR 1400 for reserved categories). Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below to register for the examination.
Candidates need to mention the following details while filling out the HPCET 2017 MCA Application Form.
HPCET 2017 MCA Admit Card will also be available at the HPCET official website. Successfully registered candidates can download their admit card following the steps mentioned below. The HPCET 2017 MCA Admit Card is a mandatory document which must be carried at the HPCET 2017 Exam Center along with valid photo Id (preferably Aadhar Card) to ensure Smooth process. As soon as you obtain your admit card in hard or soft copy, it is advisable to check for all the details present in the card. Any misprint or spell errors must be reported to the concerned authorities.
As mentioned earlier, HPCET 2017 MCA 2017 will be conducted for a two-hour duration on May 14. The exam will be conducted for four sections viz. Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation & Reasoning and General Awareness & Computer Awareness. The total questions asked in the exam are 100 for total marks of 200. Here is the section wise break up.
|C||Data Interpretation & Reasoning||25||50|
|D||General Knowledge & Computer Awareness||25||50|
The Syllabus of each section is of basic secondary level. If you are appearing for HPCET 2017 MCA scheduled on May 15. The syllabus of each section is listed below:
Verbal Ability: Verbal Ability is the defined as the capability of a person in expressing ideas using words in a clearly understandable manner. Verbal Ability is a very important component of competitive examinations. For aspirants who want to get good scores in Verbal Ability, a good vocabulary and sentence-forming skills are vital. The area of Verbal Ability is huge. However, the Verbal Ability syllabus for HPCET 2017 is limited and as listed below:
Quantitative Ability: Quantitative Ability measures numerical ability and accuracy in arithmetical calculations. The questions in QA range from numeric calculations to problems of mathematical reasoning, graph and table reading, percentage analysis, categorization and quantitative analysis. The syllabus of Quantitative Ability is as listed below:
Data Interpretation: Data interpretation is the most scoring and time consuming section in HPCET 2017 MCA and other competitive examinations. In quantitative aptitude section, you can see at least 2 data interpretation sets each having 5 questions. In HPCET MCA, there are 25 questions in Quantitative aptitude section. The syllabus of HPCET 2017 MCA Data Interpretation is listed below:
General Knowledge: General knowledge has been defined in differential psychology as "culturally valued knowledge communicated by a range of non-specialist media" and encompassing a wide subject range. The syllabus of General Knowledge is as listed below:
The Result of HPCET 2017 MCA will be announced post successful conduct of the examination. The result of HPCET-2017 will be uploaded on the University website i.e. www.himtu.ac.in on or before 29.05.2017 and will also be available on the Notice Board of the University. HPCET 2017 Result of each candidate will be provisional. The candidates are advised to download their result card from the University website for producing the same at the time of counselling. Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below to check their result:
Note: The Result card downloaded from the website must be carried along at all stages during HPCET 2017 MCA Counselling. Result card must be accompanied along with several other documents.
The Counselling of HPCET 2017 MCA will be conducted for all the qualified candidates of HPCET 2017 MCA exam. The counselling is conducted in multiple rounds starting post the announcement of result. The Counselling will be conducted for students in batches starting from the ones at the top of HPCET 2017 MCA Merit List. The Counselling will be conducted as per following steps:
Invited candidates should attend the counselling in person to ensure successful conduct of the HPCET 2017 MCA counselling.