TS ICET 2018 - The counselling schedule of TS ICET 2018 has been released by JNTU, which is scheduled in July. The result of TS ICET 2018 along with the final answer key has been declared on June 13, 2018, 11 AM. Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET) 2018 was conducted on May 23 and 24 in online mode. Kakatiya University, Warangal on behalf of Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE) conducted TS ICET for admission in MBA courses in colleges/universities of Telangana state and its affiliated institutes. The TS ICET 2018 was conducted for a duration of 150 minutes where the candidates were tested on three sections - Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability and Communication Ability. As many as 778 B-schools of Telangana accept TS ICET scores and the total number of seats is 23,358. More than 60,000 candidates appeared for the exam. TSCHE had also released a mock test which follows the pattern of TS ICET to help candidates in increasing their speed and time-management during TS ICET Exam. The application process of TS ICET 2018 began from March 6, 2018. The admit card of TS ICET 2018 was released on May 7, 2018. This article by Careers360 will provide all the information related to TS ICET 2018 examination and dates that candidates must know such as application form details, important dates, exam pattern and centres, result, counselling and more.
Quick Facts about TS ICET 2018
Commonly Known as
State Level PG exam
Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE)/ Kakatiya University, Warangal
Once in a Year
Annual No. of Test Takers
Take a look at the table below for a quick overview of the timeline of the Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET) for this year.
TS ICET 2018 Important Dates
TS ICET 2018 Notification Issue
February 22, 2018
TS ICET 2018 application begins
March 6, 2018
Last date to fill and submit application form without late fee
April 30, 2018
Last date to fill and submit application form with late fee of 500 Rs.
May 5, 2018
Last date to fill and submit application form with late fee of 2000 Rs.
May 10, 2018
Last date to fill and submit application form with late fee of 5000 Rs.
May 14, 2018
Last date to fill and submit application form with late fee of 10000 Rs.
May 19, 2018
Hall Ticket of TS ICET 2018 (released)
May 7, 2018
TS ICET 2018 exam (conducted)
May 23 and 24 2018 (in 2 slots)
Release of preliminary answer key
May 28, 2018
Last date to submit objections on preliminary key
June 1, 2018
Declaration of result and final answer key
June 13, 2018
Rank card release on
June 13, 2018
OMR answer sheet release
First week of June 2018
June 30 to July 2, 2018
July 2 to 4, 2018
Change of option
July 5, 2018
TSICET 2018 Allotment Result
July 7, 2018
The counselling process for TS ICET 2018 will be conducted from June 30 to July 7, 2018. Candidates will be qualified based on the TS ICET 2018 cutoff and then the shortlisted ones will have to appear for the counselling rounds where they will be allotted with a seat in one of the participating institutes. The TS ICET seat allotment result will be released on July 7, 2018.
TS ICET 2018 result has been declared along with the final answer key on June 13, 2018. Candidates have to log in with their login detals in order to check and download their result. Declaration of the TS ICET result 2018 will be followed by Counselling sessions to be held according to ranks. Seats will be allotted to candidates on the basis of TS ICET 2018 scores and counselling.
The cutoff for TS ICET 2018 will be announced by the exam officials after the declaration of the result. Also, the cutoff score or ranks of the participating institutes will be declared by TSCHE. As per TSCHE, the cutoff score is 25 percent of the total marks, i.e. 50.
TS ICET 2018 answer key (preliminary) was released by Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE) on May 28, 2018. The preliminary answer keys are available on the official website of TS ICET and will help the test-takers analyse their performance in the examination. In case of disagreement with any of the answer keys provided by the officials, test takers could send objections to the exam authorities till June 1, 2018. Any objections raised after the release of final answer key will not be entertained by TSCHE. Final answer key has been released on June 13, 2018.
The hall ticket or admit card of TS ICET 2018 was released on May 7, 2018, and was available for download in online mode. Candidates could either download the admit card here or visit the official website and log in through their registration credentials to download the TS ICET 2018 hall ticket. This mandatory piece of the document must be carried to the exam hall and must also be kept safe until the end of the admission process.
TS ICET is an online test of 150 minutes or two and half hours duration. The exam carries 200 questions and students are tested on three sections, namely - Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability and Communication Ability.
TS ICET 2018 Exam Pattern
No. of Questions
Section A: Analytical Ability
Section B: Mathematical Ability
Algebraical Ability and Geometrical Ability
Section C: Communication Ability
Business and Computer Terminology
Marking Scheme - Each question carries 1 mark and there is no negative marking.
TS ICET 2018 Mock Test
Candidates appearing for TS ICET 2018 were advised to take the mock test which helps in increasing their speed and time-management during the exam. This test was free of cost and can be taken by clicking on the link provided on this page. The mock test of TS ICET 2018 was also available on the official website of TS ICET.
To Practice Mock Test - Click here
Kakatiya University, Warangal prescribes the syllabus of TS ICET 2018. Have a look at TS ICET 2018 syllabus:
TS ICET Syllabus
Indices, Ratio and Proportion
Terminology and concepts in computer and business contexts (letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes etc)
Sequences and Series
Functional grammar for day-to-day communication
Numbers and alphabet
Numbers and Divisibility
Understand written text and drawing inferences
Missing number in a sequence
L.C.M. and G.C.D
Functional grammar for business contexts
Reading and Comprehension
Tables and Graphs
Profit and Loss
Pipes and Cisterns
A simple method of preparing well for any competitive exam is practising mock tests online. Aspiring candidates can practice the mock test of TS ICET in online mode free of cost by clicking on the link above. This mock test is prescribed by TSCHE and follows the pattern of TS ICET Exam. Candidates can take the test and evaluate themselves on the basis of speed and score.
TS ICET 2018 Exam Centres
TS ICET 2018 was held across the state at 16 test centres. The candidates were advised to reach their respective centres at least an hour before the commencement of the exam. The following table brings to you the exam cities along with their codes.
TS ICET 2018 Exam Cities
As per TS ICET 2018, the eligibility criteria for seeking admission to MBA is as follows:
The applicants need to be graduates in any discipline from a recognised university or institute with minimum 50 per cent marks in aggregate.
For reserved category candidates like SC, ST or PWD, the cutoff percentage is 45.
Candidates appearing for final year examination were eligible to appear for TS ICET 2018.
The application form of TS ICET 2018 was available from March 6, 2018, until April 30, 2018 (without late fee). The process of filling the TS ICET 2018 application form was completely online. Candidates could apply by registering as a new user on the official website. To register, candidates had to fill the basic details like phone number, email ID, etc. Once registered, a login ID & password was generated which could be used to login and fill the TS ICET 2018 application form.
Application Fee: The application fee for TS ICET is Rs. 650 for General category candidates and Rs. 450 for the SC/ST category candidates. TSCHE also conducts late application process and the late fee increases accordingly. The entire amount of the exam fees can be paid at TS/AP Online Centers / Citizen Service Centers, e - Seva Centers in TS & AP and also through Credit Card/Debit Card.
Address: Kakatiya University
Warangal – 506 009
Contact: 0870- 2438088