RPET 2019 - Rajasthan Pre Engineering Test

Important Dates for RPET 2019

Start Date End Date Remark
Application Form Date 15-Mar-2019 20-Apr-2019 Application Coming Up
Examination Date 20-May-2019 N/A
Result Date 30-May-2019 N/A

RPET 2018 Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Date, Syllabus

RPET 2018 Exam dates will be announced soon. RPET 2018 (Rajasthan Pre-Engineering Test) offers admissions to Under Graduate level Engineering programs. It is an offline exam expected to be organized in May 2018.

RPET Application Procedure is expected to begin from March 2018 until mid of April 2018. It can be paid either online or by E-Mitra Kiosk. The RPET Hall Ticket will be available online from May 2018. The Application fee for RPET 2018 is INR 700.

RPET Question Paper contains 120 objective type questions to be solved in 3 hours. Aspirants can check the RPET Result for Engineering on the official website in the third week of May 2018. There are questions in both English and Hindi for all the three subjects in RPET.

REAP, Counseling procedure for RPET commences from the end of May 2018. Aspirants have to register themselves for REAP by filling a form and making the necessary counseling fee payment by June 2018.

Exam Dates for RPET 2018

The official notification for RPET Engineering is expected to be announced in March 2018. The tentative RPET Exam Dates are tabulated below: It is organized for admissions to undergraduate engineering programmes. RPET Application form will be available from March 2018.

RPET Application form will be available fromLast week of March 2018
Last Date to pay RPET Application FeeMid-week of April 2018
Last Date to fill the RPET Application FormMid-week of April 2018
RPET Hall Ticket can be downloaded fromFirst week of May 2018
RPET will be organized onMid-week of May 2018
RPET Result will be released onThird week of May 2018

Eligibility Criteria for RPET 2018

The aspirants must check the RPET 2018 eligibility criteria before applying. It is important for the aspirant to ensure that he satisfies all requirements. The detailed RPET Engineering 2018 eligibility criteria are given below:

  • The aspirant must have passed Class XII of Board of Secondary Education or equivalent exam with minimum 45% marks (40% for SC/ST/ Non-creamy layer OBC/ Non-creamy layer SBC aspirants of Rajasthan State)
  • The date of birth of the aspirant must fall on or after October 01, 1990 for them to be applicable. However, in the case of SC, ST and PWD aspirants, this limit is relaxed and the date of birth may fall on or after October 01, 1985 for them to be applicable.
  • A doctor must declare the aspirant medically fit to pursue an Engineering degree and the participant must satisfy some medical requirements as well to be applicable, such as –
  • The aspirant must have taken up Mathematics and Physics as mandatory subjects in 10+2 and either one of Chemistry, Bio-technology, Computer Science, and Biology.
  • The aspirant must have passed each one of these subjects with the said percentage.
  1. The height of male aspirants should not be less than 1.5 m and of female aspirants should not be less than 1.4 m.
  2. Weight should not be less than 41 kg for male aspirants and 37 kg for female aspirants.
  3. For male aspirants, Chest Measurement should not be less than 69 cm with satisfactory limits of expansion and contraction.
  4. No abnormality should be current in heart and lungs of the aspirant.
  5. Presence of any of Hernia, Hydrocele, and Piles would have to be corrected before joining the course.
  6. The aspirant’s vision must be normal. If establish defective, it would have to be corrected to 6/9 in the better eye and 6/12 in the worse eye.
  7. Eyes of the aspirant should not suffer from congenital or other diseases. For Mining Engineering courses, the aspirant must not be color-blind.
  8. Aspirant’s ability to hear must be normal and if not, it would have to be corrected.
  9. Speech of the aspirant must be normal.

Only aspirants with a Rajasthan Domicile will be applicable for RPET 2018. There are different domicile categories for this purpose and they are mentioned below.

Domicile Category AThe aspirant (or any of his natural parents) is a bonafide resident of Rajasthan.
Domicile Category BThe aspirant has studied continuously in a recognised educational institution in Rajasthan for Class X, XI, and XII.
Domicile Category CAspirant is a child of either a serving employee or of a retired employee of any of the following: 1. The government of Rajasthan (including officers of All India Service borne on the State cadre of Rajasthan) 2. Undertakings/ Corporations/ Improvement Trusts/ Municipal Boards/Panchayat Samities / Co-operative Bodies duly constituted by the Government of Rajasthan. 3. Statutory Bodies and Corporations formed under the Indian Companies Act incorporated in Rajasthan.
Domicile Category CThe aspirant is an offspring of an employee of any of the Universities in Rajasthan or Board of Secondary Education, Rajasthan or Government aided Engineering Colleges of Rajasthan. The parent must have put in minimum three years’ service on the date of submission of application.
Domicile Category CThe aspirant is the child of an employee of Central Government or Institutions of the Central Government and who is on the regular rolls and is serving in the State of Rajasthan on the date of application.
Domicile Category CThe aspirant is the child of an employee of Rajasthan origin, serving in Defence / Central Government services/Public Sector undertakings/National Institutes of Government of India and who has put in minimum three years’ service on the last date for submission of application.

Application Procedure of RPET 2018

As soon as the notification of RPET 2018 is announced, the aspirants must be alert about checking the official website frequently for start of registration procedure.

The steps to follow the application procedure of RPET 2018 are given below:

  • Click on the link for online registration of RPET 2018.
  • Upload your photograph and signature according to the specifications mentioned.
  • Offer the requisite details such as name, date of birth, academic qualifications, correspondence address, email, and contact.
  • Verify all details filled and make necessary changes if something is wrong.
  • Visit the official website of Board of Technical Education, Rajasthan
  • Take a print out of the final application form and click on submit.
  • Pay the application fee and note the unique transaction id for future reference.

RPET 2018 Application Fee

The application form fee is Rs. 700 (may be increased) and the aspirants can pay it either through E-Mitra Kiosk or online using a credit/debit card or net banking.

If the aspirant chooses to pay through E-Mitra, then he would have to contact the E-Mitra Kiosk Centre and pay the fee along with a nominal service charge. Then, he would be given a receipt containing the 12/16-digit Token number that the aspirant must keep safe.

If the fee is paid online using either a card or net banking, then a Transaction Id will be generated and the aspirant must save it as proof of payment for future use.

RPET Hall Ticket 2018

The hall ticket is a very important document that the aspirant must carry on the day of the exam. It contains information such as the aspirant’s name and photograph, his roll number, exam date and time, venue of the exam and some general information. Aspirants must ensure that they keep the RPET 2018 Admit Card safe until the admission procedure is over.

The steps to download the RPET Engineering 2018 Hall Ticket are given below:

  • Enter your login credentials – date of birth/registration number and password.
  • Click on the link “Download Hall Ticket”.
  • Visit the official website of RPET 2018.
  • View and save your RPET 2018 admit card.

Exam Centres for RPET 2018

The exam for RPET 2018 will be organized in different test centers all over the country. The extensive list of RPET Engineering 2018 test cities is given below. Aspirants must have clear knowledge regarding the location of examination centers.

BarmerSri Ganganagar
BikanerSawai Madhopur
Hindaun CityUdaipur

Exam Format for RPET 2018

The aspirants must acquaint themselves with the exam format for RPET 2018 before they appear for the test. The test will be organized in the month of May 2018.

The syllabus for RPET 2018 consists of the entire Class XI and Class XII syllabus.A thorough knowledge regarding the topics covered and the test format will ensure that the aspirant’s preparation proceeds in the accurate direction. The RPET Engineering 2018 exam format is summarised below.

Method of examOffline or Pen and Paper Based
Format of examObjective Type questions
Period of exam3 hours
Total number of questions120
SubjectsPhysics, Mathematics, Optional Subject
Question from each section40
Language of examAvailable in both English and Hindi
Marking Scheme+1 for each accurate response, No negative marking for the wrong response

RPET Result 2018

The aspirants can check their RPET 2018 results on the official website. The procedure to check the result is given below. Those aspirants who have scored the at least cut-off and managed to qualify the exam will be invited for further rounds of counseling procedure.

  • View and save the scorecard.
  • Enter your roll number and hit the submit button.
  • Click on the link “RPET 2018 Result”. Note that this may be worded differently.
  • Visit the official website
  • Take a print out of the result and keep it safe for future reference.

RPET Engineering 2018 Merit List

The merit list for RPET 2018 will be declared as soon as the results are released. The merit list consists of the names and roll numbers of those aspirants who have successfully qualified the RPET 2018 exam.

It may be noted that two various merit lists will be prepared for the purpose of counseling. The aspirants will be allowed to participate in the procedure of seat allocation for seats from any one of the two merit lists. One will be based on JEE Mains 2018 score and the other will be based on Class XII.

In case two or more aspirants are establishing to secure equal overall marks in JEE Mains 2018, their merit will be decided by the following rules:

  • In case of marks in Mathematics are also equal, the marks obtained in Physics in JEE Mains 2018 will be considered.
  • If marks obtained in Physics are also equal, the age of the aspirants will be considered and the older aspirant will be ranked higher.
  • If all factors mentioned above turn out to be exactly the same for the involved aspirants, their ranks will be determined by randomization.
  • When the seats have been filled with qualified students based on JEE Mains 2018 score, seat allocation based on Class XII percentile will begin.
  • Marks obtained in Mathematics in JEE Mains 2018will be considered first.

Reservation Criteria for RPET 2018

Some seats under RPET 2018will be reserved for aspirants belonging to categories such as Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Other Backward Classes (OBC), etc. Aspirants wishing to claim such a favor must have requisite information about the Reservation Policy for RPET Engineering 2018which is as described below.

CategoryAmount of Reserved Seats
Scheduled Caste (SC)16%
Scheduled Tribe (ST)12%
Non-creamy layer OBC21%
Non-creamy layer SBC5%
TSP45% of prescribed 12% of ST quota, in all institutions where ST reservation is available
Physically Handicapped (PWD)3%
Dependants of Defence Killed/Ex-servicemen / Gallantry award winners3%
Kashmiri Migrant5% of total intake capacity over and above the sanctioned strength in each of the institutions

It may be noted that TSP refers to those aspirants who come from notified areas of districts in Tribal Region such as Banswara, Dungarpur, Pratapgarh, Udaipur, and Sirohi and belong to ST category. Also, there are different categories of defense persons and the distribution of priority among them is given below:

CodeCategory of Defence Person
EXS1Killed in action
EXS2Disabled in action and boarded out from service/Died while in service with death attributable to military service/Disabled in service and boarded out
EXS3Gallantry Award Winners
Note: 50% of seats under this category are reserved for girl participants.

Counseling Procedure of RPET 2018

After the result and merit list for RPET Engineering 2018 are released, the procedure of seat allocation will begin. The qualified aspirants will be applicable for participating in the RPET 2018 counseling procedure. The different steps involved are described below.

Step 1- Choice filling and Locking

This is the first step of the counseling procedure and the aspirants will need to select the programme they seeking to be admitted in and the institute they wish to attend in the order of preference. The aspirant must remember to lock his choices before 5:00 pm of the last date. There is no maximum limit for the number of choices and hence, aspirants are advised to select as many options as possible.

Step 2- Seat Allocation

Based on the merit and choice of the aspirant, the seats will be allotted. The allocation result will be available on the website and personal results will not be sent to the aspirants. It may be noted that the seat allocation will be done in several rounds.

Step 3- First Round of Counseling

In this round, all the seats that are available will be allotted to the aspirants and the result will be released on the website. Aspirants can also apply for upward movement in further rounds of counseling. Aspirants will need to report to the allotted institute according to the schedule specified along with the necessary documents.

  • Second round of Counseling

In the second round, there will no fresh filling of choices. The previous seats of those aspirants, who applied for the upgrade in the earlier round and got allotted a higher seat, will become available for further rounds. Seats will again be allotted to the aspirants based on availability and merit.

  • Third round of Counseling

In this round, aspirants will be allowed to fill fresh choices for vacant seats. Also, those participants, who did not report in previous rounds but wish to participate again in further rounds, will have to register as a new aspirant. Those aspirants who reported in previous rounds of counseling will be considered out of the counseling procedure.

  • Fourth round of Counseling

This round will allot seats to aspirants who requested for an upgrade in third round of counseling. The aspirants who are registered but haven’t got an allocation will also be allotted seats in this round.

  • Fifth round of Counseling or Special round

In this round, the allocation will be done for any seats that are still remaining. Aspirants who registered in earlier rounds but got no allocation can participate in this round. Also, new aspirants can register for this round after payment of the specified fee.

List of documents to be carried at the time of reporting at the allotted institute is given below:

  • Scanned images of mark sheets of X, XI and XII examination,
  • Scanned image of Aspirant’s Photograph in jpg pattern (up to 100 KB)
  • Receipt allowed by E-Mitra
  • Scanned image of Aspirant’s Signature in jpg pattern (up to 50 KB)
  • KM category aspirants will need to upload a certificate allowed by the competent authority.
  • Scanned image of mark sheet of JEE Mains 2018 scorecard
  • Mobile number of the aspirant or nearest relative.
  • Scanned images of documents concerned with domicile of Rajasthan and reservation category

Participating Colleges of RPET 2018

There are several colleges that accept RPET Engineering 2018 score for admission into engineering courses. The list of government colleges in Rajasthan is given below:

  • Government Engineering College, Ajmer
  • M.B.M. Engineering College, Jodhpur
  • Government Engineering College, Banswara
  • Government Engineering College, Bharatpur
  • Government Engineering College, Bikaner

The list of top 10 engineering colleges in Rajasthan is presented below:

  1. Swami Keshwanand Institute of Technology, Management and Gramothan, SKIT, Jaipur
  2. Poornima College of Engineering
  3. APEX Institute of Engineering and Technology
  4. Vellore Institute of Technology, Jaipur
  5. Global Institute of Technology, Jaipur
  6. Arya College of Engineering and Information Technology, Jaipur
  7. Maharishi Arvind Institute of Engineering and Information Technology, Jaipur
  8. Jagan Nath Gupta Institute of Engineering and Information Technology, Jaipur
  9. Mahatma Gandhi Engineering College, Jaipur
  10. Rajasthan College of Engineering for Women

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