TS ICET 2018 or Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test is a written test, conducted for admission into MBA and MCA courses in full time or part-time or evening or distance mode. The test is conducted by Kakatiya University, Warangal on behalf of Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE), Hyderabad. The entrance test score will be acceptable to all the universities in the state of Telangana, and their affiliated colleges. The TSCHE has released application forms and announced the schedule for Telangana ICET 2018. The exam was held on May 23 & 24, 2018. This entrance exam was been introduced in the year 2015 and since then Kakatiya University has been conducting it successfully. Candidates are suggested to go through the complete article to know detailed information regarding the exam schedule, pattern, syllabus, admit card and results.

Latest: The Web-counselling Notification and Schedule have been released. Candidate are advised to scroll down for more information.

TS ICET 2018

In terms of orders issued by the Government of Telangana State and the proceedings by Telangana State Council of Higher Education, Hyderabad, online applications were invited for appearance at the Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test for admission into 1st year MBA/MCA Degree Course for the academic year 2018-2019 in the following universities and their affiliated colleges offering MBA/MCA Programmes.

  • Prof. Jayashankar Agricultural University (PJAU), Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU), JNT University, Hyderabad (JNTU-H),  Kakatiya University (KU),  Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU), Osmania University (OU),  Palamur University (PU),  Satavahana University (SU), Telangana University (TU).

TS ICET 2018 schedule is given below:

Event Date
Notification shall be available on 22 Feb 2018
Application availability from 06 Mar 2018
Last date to submit the Application form without late fee 30 Apr 2018
Corrections in submitted Application form 02 to 06 May 2018
Last day Application submission with late fee of  Rs.500/- 05 May 2018
Issuance of Telangana ICET 2018 Hall Ticket 21 May 2018
Last day Application submission with late fee of Rs 2000/- 10 May 2018
Last day Application submission with late fee of  Rs.5000/- 14 May 2018
Last day Application submission with late fee of  Rs.10,000/- 19 May 2018
TS ICET 2018 exam date 23 & 24 May 2018
Publishing of Preliminary Answer Key 27 May 2018
Objection Key Submission last date 04 Jun 2018
Final Answer Key shall be available on 06 Jun 2018
13 Jun 2018
Final Result shall be declared 10 Jun 2018
13 Jun 2018
Counselling begin from 30 Jun 2018 onwards

TS ICET 2018 Counselling

The notice regarding the counselling has been released by ICET. It has been released on the official website and the link given below. It contains detailed information about payment of processing fee, certificate verification and option exercise for web based counselling. A schedule for centralised and decentralised verification of documents are also given. Candidates can go through the same before proceeding further.


  • Click here for TSICET 2018 detailed Notification.
  • Click here for TSICET schedule for centralised certificate verification.
  • Click here for TSICET schedule for decentralised certificate verification.

TS ICET 2018 Mock Test

A mock test facility has been provided by the officials for Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET) 2018. Candidates can take this test to prepare for the upcoming exam and to know about the test. The direct link to take the test has also been provided below.

Mock Test: Click Here to check the TS ICET 2018 Mock Test.

TS ICET 2018 Application Form

TSCHE online application process has began. The notice contains the details regarding the application process beginning date, last date application submission, last date submission with the late fee and exam date of the entrance exam. The notice also contains the eligibility criteria a student should be aware of before applying. It is highly suggested that candidates go through eligibility criteria before filling the application.

Application Process is over now.

Application Fee

The Registration fee for online submission and late fee, if applicable, may be paid at APOnline /TSOnline Centers and also through payment gateway (Credit Card/Debit Card/ Net Banking).

Category Application Fee charges
SC/ST Rs. 450
For other Categories Rs. 650

Eligibility Criteria for TS ICET 2018

Students are suggested to carefully note the given below points to know the eligibility criteria required before applying for this entrance exam:-

  • Domicile Requirements: Candidate should be Indian Nationals and should satisfy local/non-local status requirements laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulations of Admission) Order, 1974 as amended up to date.
  • Nationality: Candidates other than Indian Nationals should satisfy the rules of the University they wish to apply.
  • Educational Qualification
    • For MBA Admission: The candidates seeking admission for MBA programme should have passed a recognized Bachelor’s Degree Examination of minimum three years duration (except Oriental Languages) with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of reserved categories) in the qualifying examination.
    • For MCA Admission: The candidates seeking admission to MCA programme should have passed recognized Bachelor’s Degree examination of minimum three years duration (except Oriental Languages) with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of reserved categories) in the qualifying examination with Mathematics at 10+2 level.
  • The qualifying Degree obtained by Distance Mode Program should have recognition by the joint committee of UGC, AICTE and DEC/DEB.
  • The candidates who are appearing for the final year degree examination shall also be eligible to appear for TSICET-2018.
  • Admission into any college depends on its Recognition/Affiliation by the Statutory Bodies.
  • Qualifying marks in TSICET-2018 is 25% and no minimum marks are prescribed for SC/ST candidates. Mere qualification in the entrance test does not entitle a candidate to have been admitted into MBA/MCA course unless the candidate:
    • appears for Counseling at the notified Centers.
    • applies in response to the admission notification issued by the authority concerned (for part-time\evening\distance mode).
    • satisfies all the eligibility criteria for admission as stipulated by the authority concerned.

Exam Pattern for TS ICET 2018

TS ICET is a paper-pencil based test, conducted by the Kakatiya University. Last year the exam was held in 16 centers across the Telangana state. The duration allotted to complete the exam is 150 minutes. The exam has 200 questions in Objective format from three sections – Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability and Communication Ability. Each question carries 1 mark and there is no negative marking, making it a 200 marks paper.

The exam shall be divided into three sections-Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability, and Communication Ability. Follow the table given below to understand the detailed Exam Pattern.

Section Number of Questions and Marks
Analytical Ability
  1. Data Sufficiency
  2. Problem-Solving
75 Questions (75 marks)
Mathematical Ability
  1. Arithmetical Ability
  2. Algebraical and Geometrical Ability
  3. Statistical Ability
75 Questions (75 marks)
Communication Ability
  1. Vocabulary
  2. Business and Computer terminology
  3. Functional Grammar
  4. Reading Comprehension
50 Questions (50 marks)

TS ICET 2018 Syllabus

The best way to prepare an examination is to be aware of it syllabus. Gathering the syllabus details should be a candidate’s first priority. Given below is the detailed syllabus of TSICET. Candidates are suggested to plan the preparation according to the provided syllabus. Candidates can also download the official syllabus from the official website of TSICET 2018 icet.tsche.ac.in.

Section-A: Analytical Ability: 75Q (75 Marks)

  1. Data Sufficiency: 20 Q (20 marks)
  2. Problem Solving 55 Q (55 Marks)
  3. a) Sequences and Series 25 Q (25 Marks)
  4. b) Data Analysis 10 Q (10 Marks)
  5. c) Coding and Decoding Problems 10Q (10 Marks)
  6. d) Date, Time & Arrangement Problems 10Q (10 Marks)

Section -B: Mathematical Ability 75Q (75 Marks)

  1. Arithmetical Ability 35Q (35 Marks)
  2. Algebraical and Geometrical Ability 30Q (30 Marks)

III. Statistical Ability: 10Q (10 Marks)

Section-C: Communication Ability: 50Q (50 Marks) Objectives of the Test Candidates will be assessed on the ability to

  1. Identify vocabulary used in the day-to-day communication.
  2. Understand the functional use of grammar in day-to-day communication as well as in the business contexts.
  3. Identify the basic terminology and concepts in computer and business contexts (letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes etc.).
  4. Understand written text and drawing inferences.

Part 1. Vocabulary 10Q (10M)

Part 2. Business and Computer terminology 10Q (10M)

Part 3. Functional Grammar 15Q (15M)

Part 4. Reading Comprehension (3 Passages) 15Q (15M)

  • Click here to check the detailed syllabus of TS ICET 2018.

TS ICET 2018 Test Centers

The TSICET-2018 examination will be held at the following 16 Regional Online Test Centers in Telangana State and Andhra Pradesh.

  • Hyderabad
  • Karimnagar
  • Khammam
  • Kodad
  • Mahabubnagar
  • Nalgonda
  • Narsapur-Medak
  • Nizamabad
  • Ranga Reddy
  • Sangareddy
  • Siddipet
  • Warangal
  • Kurnool
  • Tirupati
  • Vijayawada
  • Visakhapatnam

TS ICET 2018 Hall Ticket

Telangana State Council for Higher Education allows the candidate to download the admit card in the mentioned dates given in the official notification. The admit card can be downloaded by providing the registration number one received during the application process.  Candidates can download the TSICET 2018 ADMIT CARD from the above Admit Card Page. Candidates are suggested to go through the complete details mentioned in the admit card before taking the print out.

TS ICET 2018 Answer Key

After the completion of the entrance exam on the scheduled date, the TSCHE releases the preliminary Answer key. Candidates can match the answer keys with their mentioned answers. If there are any discrepancy Candidates will get the time to challenge the answer key. The council will release the final answer key within one week after the preliminary answer key.

TS ICET 2018 Result

The result for TS ICET 2018 have been declared on the official website only www.icet.tsche.ac.in. Candidates will be required to login into the mentioned portal with the necessary details such as Hall Ticket Number, Application Number, Date of Birth and download the scorecard. Take a print out of the scorecard as it will be required at the time of counseling.

Official Website: www.icet.tsche.ac.in.

For complete details of TS ICET 2018 – Download Official Notification.


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