Important Dates for TSICET 2019

Start Date End Date Remark
Application Form Date 07-May-2018 06-Mar-2018
Examination Date 23-May-2018 24-May-2018
Result Date 27-May-2018 06-Jun-2018

TSICET 2018 Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility, Notification

TSICET 2018 is a state level entrance test for admission to MBA and MCA courses of all the Universities in Telangana State and their affiliated institutes. Kakatiya University, Warangal organizes, TSICET on the behalf of Telangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE).

Here are the key highlights of TSICET 2018:

  • TSICET 2018 Exam Date is in May 2018. The test will be 2.5 hours. Read TSICET Exam Format
  • The official notification for Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TSICET) 2018 is expected to announce in February 2018.
  • All aspirants who fulfill the at least TSICET Eligibility can register themselves for the exam.
  • TSICET Application Form will be announced in March 2018 at the official website.

The organizing authority will declare TSICET Result in the month of May 2018. Aspirants from General Category must secure an at least of 25%, while there are no such criteria for aspirants from reserved categories. The total number of available seats in Telangana are 28,174. Keep watching this space for more updates. The intake may change this year.

TSICET 2018 Exam Highlights

Exam Highlights
TSICET 2018 Exam DateMay 2018
Exam NameTelangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TSICET)
Organizing BodyTelangana State Council for Higher Education (TSCHE)/ Kakatiya University
Method of ApplicationOnline
Method of ExaminationOffline
Medium of ExaminationEnglish 
Period of Exam2 Hours 30 Minutes (10:00 AM to 12:30 PM)
Type and Number of Questions200 Objective Type Questions
SectionsAnalytical Ability, Mathematical Ability, and Communication Ability
Courses ProvidedMBA and MCA
Seats Provided28,174
TSICET Help Desk0870-2438088

Exam Date for TSICET 2018

The schedule for TSICET 2018 will announce soon. The table below elucidates the schedule for TSICET exam: The last date of form submission is in May 2018. Aspirants can apply for TSICET at the official website.

Announce of TSICET 2018 NotificationFebruary 2018
Announce of TSICET 2018 Application FormMarch 2018
Last date to submit TSICET 2018 Application Form (without late fee)April 2018
Last date to submit TSICET 2018 Application Form (with late fee of INR 500/-)April 2018
Last date to submit TSICET 2018 Application Form (with late fee of INR 2000/-)May 2018
Last date to submit TSICET 2018 Application Form (with late fee of INR 5000/-)May 2018
Last date to submit TSICET 2018 Application Form (with late fee of INR 10000/-)May 2018
Availablity of TSICET 2018 Hall TicketApril 2018
TSICET 2018 Exam DateMay 2018
Announce of Official Response KeyMay 2018
Last Date for submission of Objections in Response KeyMay 2018
Releasement of TSICET 2018 ResultMay 2018

TSICET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Aspirants need to fulfill TSICET eligibility criteria in order to be applicable for admission.It is the sole responsibility of the aspirants to make sure that they satisfy all those criteria set by the organizing body. In case any aspirant fails to fulfill TSICET Eligibility Criteria then their candidature will be liable for rejection at any stage of the Admission Process.

TSICET Eligibility Criteria notified by Kakatiya University is detailed below:

  • He should satisfy local/non-local status requirements laid down in the Telangana State Educational Institutions (TSEI)
  • The qualifying examination details set by the organizing body for MBA and MCA courses are detailed in the below table:
  • A participant must be an Indian National.
At Least Educational Qualification for TSICET
For MBA ParticipantsRecognised Bachelor’s Degree Examination of at least 3 years’ period with minimum 50% marks (45% marks in case of reserved categories) in the qualifying examination.
For MCA ParticipantsRecognised Bachelor’s Degree examination of at least 3 years’ period with minimum 50% marks (45% marks in case of reserved categories) in the qualifying examination with Mathematics at 10+2 level.
  • Aspirants who are in their final year of the qualifying examination can also apply offered their results will be declared on or before the TSICET Counseling Procedure
  • If the qualifying degree is obtained by distance method then it should be recognized by the joint committee of UGC, AICTE, and DEC

TSICET Application Form 2018

  • TSICET 2018 Registration consists of the following steps:
  • TSICET Application Form is available online at The registration procedure is clearly online.
  • Aspirants must fulfill the eligibility criteria before filling TSICET Application Form.

Step 1: Registration and Payment

  1. Go to the official website:
  2. Click on the ‘Apply Online’
  3. ‘Registration Fee Payment Process’ web page will appear on the screen
  4. Pay TSICET 2018 Application Fee through online or offline mode.
  5. The registration fee for the TSICET is
  • INR 250/- for SC/ST Aspirants
  • INR 350/- for Other Aspirants

Those aspirants who submit the application form after the first deadline have to pay a late fee. The late fee payment details are given below:

DateLate Fee
Submission & Registration of Online Application on or before April 24, 2018INR 500/- and with Registration Fee
Submission & Registration of Online Application on or before May 02, 2018INR 2000/- with Registration Fee
Submission & Registration of Online Application on or before May 08, 2018INR 5000/- with Registration Fee
Submission & Registration of Online Application on or before May 14, 2018INR 10000/- with Registration Fee

Step 2: TSICET 2018 Application Form Filling

Aspirants have to fill the following details:

  1. Aspirant’s Individual Details
  2. Qualifying Examination Details
  3. Exam Centre
  4. Aspirants’ Category as mentioned in the Caste certificate.
  5. Local Area Status: AU (Andhra University), OU (Osmania University), SVU (Sri Venkateswara University) or Non-Local.
  6. SSC (10th class) or equivalent details
  7. Select whether Non-Minority / Minority.
  8. Special Category, if eligible, such as:
  • NCC/ PH (Physically Handicapped)
  • OH (Orthopaedically Handicapped)
  • VH (Visually Handicapped)
  • CAP (Children of Armed Personnel)
  • HI (Hearing Impaired)
  • Sports
  1. Annual Income of the Parent
  2. Address for Correspondence, contact number, and email ID
  3. Intermediate /Degree details

Step 3: Upload Photo and Signature

  • Photograph Pattern: jpg file, Size: less than 30 KB
  • Signature Pattern: jpg pattern, Size: less than 15 KB

Step 4: Accept the Declaration and Submit

Step 5: A preview of the filled in TSICET Application Form with a Registration ID will appear on the screen.

Step 6: The aspirant must take a print out of this preview of the filled in TSICET Application Form for use at subsequent stages of the selection procedure.

Note- No changes in the application form are entertained by the organizing body. However, certain cases (except Regional Test Centre) can be edited if a request letter with relevant proof is sent to Convener, TSICET 2018 or on email ID: [email protected]

TSICET Hall Ticket 2018

  • It can be obtained from the official website i.e.
  • Candidates can download the TSICET 2018 Hall Ticket during the first week of May 2018 (tentative).
  • No aspirant will be allowed to appear in the exam without the Hall Ticket.
  • TSICET 2018 Admit Card is also a necessary document for the Counseling Procedure and subsequent admission process.

How to download TSICET Hall Ticket?

  1. Visit the official website i.e.
  2. Click on ‘Download Admit Card’ link.
  3. Enter your Application No and Date of birth in DD/MM/YY pattern
  4. Click on ‘Get Admit Card’
  5. TSICET 2018 Admit Card will be generated
  6. Save it and take a complete print out the same

Discrepancy in TSICET Hall Ticket

If there are any kind of discrepancies in TSICET 2018 Admit Card or the aspirants are unable to reach the hall ticket, they must contact the organizing authority in the address given below:

University College of Commerce and Business Management
Kakatiya University, Vidyaranyapuri,
Warangal- 506009, Telangana
Contact No: 0870-2438088
Fax: 0870-2458088
E-mail: [email protected]

TSICET 2018 Exam Centers

  • The Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TSICET) is held across 16 Regional Test Centers in Telangana State.
  • Mentioned below are the 16 regional test centers in Telangana, along with their codes:
  • An aspirant is given the choice to fill the city of his choice according to convenience during TSICET Application Procedure.
  • However, the rights for the final allocation of the test center rests with the organizing authority. The finally issued TSICET Exam Center is mentioned in the Hall Ticket.
TSICET Test CenterCenter Code

Exam Format for TSICET 2018

TSICET 2018 is expected to be organized in the third week of May 2018. Here are the highlights of TSICET 2018 Exam Format: The exam will be organized in offline mode. It has been similar over the years. TSICET Exam Format is decided by TSCHE each year.

TSICET Exam Format Highlights
Method of ExaminationOffline
Total Period150 minutes
Total number of questions200
Total number of sections3 (Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability, Communication Ability)
Number of questionsAnalytical Ability: 75; Mathematical Ability: 75; Communication Ability: 50
Type of questionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Number of choices per question4
Marking Scheme1 mark for accurate response; 0 marks for unresponsive questions; No negative marking for inaccurate response

TSICET Section-Wise Exam Format

Here is the sectional format for all the three sections in TSICET:

SectionsTopicsNo of questions
Section A- Analytical AbilityData Sufficiency20
Problem Solving55
Section B- Mathematical AbilityArithmetical Ability35
Algebraical and Geometrical Ability30
Statistical Ability10
Section C- Communication AbilityVocabulary10
Business and Computer Terminology10
Functional Grammar15
Reading Comprehension15
Total questions200
Period of the test150 minutes (2 hours)

TSICET Result 2018

  • The unreserved category aspirants must secure minimum 25% marks in order to qualify it.
  • TSICET Result will be released in the last week of May 2018.
  • However, for the aspirants of ST or SC categories, there are no such qualifying marks.
  • Based on the TSICET 2018 Results, the organizing body will release the Merit List.
  • Aspirants can check their personal TSICET 2018 Scorecard via the following steps:
  1. Visit the official website of TSICET
  2. Click on the link ‘TSICET 2018 Result
  3. Enter Admit Card Number
  4. Your Scorecard will be displayed on the screen
  5. Save and print copies for further use

TSICET 2018 Rank Card

  • Along with the result, TSICET 2018 Rank Card will also be released.
  • By reaching personal Rank Cards, aspirants can have an idea about their overall and category rank in the exam.
  • Steps to check personal TSICET 2018 Rank Card are as follows:
  • Based on this rank, the organizing body will announce a merit list which will be considered for seat allocation.
  1. Visit the official website of TSICET
  2. Click on the ‘TSICET 2018 Rank Card’ link
  3. Enter the Admit Card Number
  4. Upon clicking the submit button, TSICET 2018 Rank Card will be generated

TSICET 2018 Response Key

  • Aspirants can also submit their objection on primary response key if any, to the office of the Convener, TSICET-2018 via e-mail / Speed or Registered Post or in person within six days after publication of the preliminary response key.
  • Final response key will be published along with TSICET 2018 Results.
  • The preliminary response key will be announced three days after the conclusion of the written exam.
  • The exam organizing authority will publish two Response Keys i.e. Preliminary and Final response key of TSICET 2018 on its official portal.
  • Aspirants will be able to calculate their marks before the result releasement.

TSICET 2018 Merit List

  • Kakatiya University, Warangal, will publish separate merit list for both the courses based on the aspirants’ performance in the entrance test.
  • Only those students who will score more than the cutoff marks will be considered as the qualified aspirants and will be considered in the Merit List.

TSICET 2018 Cut off

TSICET Cut off is the at least score need to secure admission in MBA and MBA courses provided by different colleges and institutions in the state of Telangana.

  • Earlier year cut off marks and the difficulty levels of the entrance test.
  • TSICET cut off will depend on a lot of factors such as:
  • The number of seats available,
  • The number of participants,

TSICET 2018 cut off will be prepared few days after the declaration of TSICET 2018 Results based on the aspirants’ performance in the written test. Aspirants have to score at least 25% marks in the entrance test (no at least marks in case of SC/ST aspirants) to qualify for the counseling rounds.

Ranking of the merit list will be in the descending order of total marks scored in the entrance exam. Separate Reserved category list will also be prepared. Based on aspirant’s performance, they will be called for Counseling process

TSICET 2018 Counseling

  • 15% of the seats shall be left unreserved, as specified in the AP Educational Institutions order 1974 as amended.
  • Once the results are declared, the organizing body will release the counseling schedule on the official website.
  • Admission to 85% of seats shall be reserved for the local aspirants.
  • Based on this TSICET Merit list, qualified aspirants will proceed for the TSICET 2018 Counseling Procedure.

TSICET 2018 Counseling will contain different steps which are discussed below:

  1. Registration: All the aspirants who are selected for TSICET Counseling, must register themselves by filling the registration form at the counseling center.
  2. Certificate verification: Once the registration is done, the aspirants must report to the counseling center with the need list of documents mentioned below for certificate verification.
  3. Online Web Options Entry & Freezing or Locking of Options: After the certificate verification, the organizing body will announce an online portal for the aspirants where they have to enter their preference of colleges in the online portal and lock it.
  4. TSICET 2018 Seat Allocation: During the seat allocation procedure, those choices that have been locked before the deadline will be considered for seat allotment. The final seat allocation will be made on the basis of the Merit list and availability of seats apart from the aspirant’s choice.
  5. Payment of Fee and Reporting in allotted college: The next step is the payment of the fee. Aspirants need to download the bank challan from the online website. The fee can be paid in any of the Andhra Bank or Indian Bank in the state of Telangana. Aspirants will receive a proof of the payment and with this receipt, the aspirants must report to the allotted colleges.

Documents to Carry for TSICET Counseling

Aspirants appearing for TSICET Counseling are needed to take certain documents to the counseling center. Aspirants of all categories must carry these documents:

  • In the case of non-local aspirants residential certificate of either of parents in Telangana for 10 years excluding the duration of employment outside Telangana from Tehsildar.
  • Caste & Income certificate allocated on or after June 1, 2018.
  • Mark sheet of SSC / Intermediate or Equivalent Qualifying Examination.
  • Rank Card
  • Class IX to Degree Certificates.
  • Transfer Certificate of Degree or Equivalent.
  • Aadhar Card
  • TSICET Hall Ticket
  • Residence Certificate


Ques. How should I submit the Application Form of TSICET? 

Ques. What are the different modes of payment of Registration fees?

Ques. How do I know that my application has been received and accepted after filling in the Online Application Form?

Ques. Should I upload any certificates at the time of registration?

Ques. After completing the ONLINE application procedure and generating printable Application form, will I be able to login again to change my application data?

Ques. I did some error in filling the details in Online Application. How can I change

Ques. What if I don’t have an Email-id?

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