CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Overview

The Common Entrance Test (CET) is conducted by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) for admissions to the various engineering, technological & scientific programmes (at the undergraduate and postgraduate level) it offers. Based on the common syllabi for CET, different programmes of studies are grouped together. Programmes for which CET is conducted are assigned different CET Ccode. Some of these degrees are:

B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, M.Sc. (Environment Management), M.Sc.(Forensic Science), M.Sc.(Ciminology), B.Arch., BCA, BBA, MBA, BMC, B.Sc.(MLT), B.Sc.(Hons) Nursing, BJ(MC), BASLP, BRT, B.Pharma, BPT, MPT, BHMCT, B.Ed., LLB, LLM, MAHM, MCPHM, MHRPD, BHMS, MBBS and Ph.D etc

We will discuss in detail here the CETs for BCA (Bachelor of Computer Applications). 

CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Checking eligibility criteria is essential for the candidates as it gives them an idea of the conditions they need to meet to apply for the exam. It gives details of the age and educational qualification required to be eligible for CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 exam.

  • You should have passed 12th (CBSE) or an equivalent examination with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate with a pass in English (core or elective or functional) and Mathematics or Computer Science / Informatics Practice / Computer Applications.

OR

  • You should have completed a 3-year diploma in any branch of engineering from a polytechnic that is duly approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and is affiliated to a recognized examining body with a minimum of 50% marks.

CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Application Details

Candidates who want to apply for CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 should first read CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 eligibility criteria and the guidelines. All the details are provided in CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 brochure. Candidates who fulfill all the conditions should only apply for CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 entrance exam.

Steps to fill CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Application form:

  • Visit the official website of GGSIPU to fill the online application form
  • There click on the exam link and generate your login id
  • Fill all the required details like Name, Qualifying exam, mailing address etc.
  • Upload all the documents including photograph, signature and thumb impression
  • Pay CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 application fee
  • Submit the form and take a printout of the same

Application fees detail

CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Application process will complete only after candidates pay CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Application fee. Candidates need to pay an amount of INR 1000 to complete their application process. CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Application fee can be paid only in online mode and will not be refunded once submitted. 

Exam Pattern

CET (GGSIPU) BCA Exam Pattern

CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 will be a pen and paper based exam. There will be 150 questions from different subjects. Candidates will get a total of 150 minutes to solve all the questions.

  • CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Exam Pattern
  • The exam will have 150 questions
  • Test will be 2.5 hours
  • The exam will be of a total of 600 marks
  • Each question will be of 4 marks
  • There will be a negative marking of one mark for each wrong answer. However, there will be no negative marking for skipping a question.

Sections

Duration

Marks

Number of Questions

English Language & Comprehension

25 Minutes

100

25

Mathematics

45 Minutes

180

45

Computer Awareness

45 Minutes

180

45

General Knowledge- IT and Science Related

35 Minutes

140

35

Total

150 minutes

600 marks

150 questions

 

CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Exam Syllabus

The GGSIPU-CET is not common for different courses. There is a separate entrance test on separate dates for each course. But the format of the question papers for all courses is more or less the same; they consist of multiple-choice objective-type questions (150 questions, 600 marks, 2.5 hours). The answers have to be marked on an OMR sheet. Every question is of equal weightage, with negative marking for wrong answers.

CET (GGSIPU) BCA 2018 Exam Syllabus

General Awareness

Computer Basics

Organization of Computer

Central Processing Unit (CPU)

Structure of instructions in CPU

input / output devices

Computer Memory

Memory Organization,

Back-up devices

English

Reading Comprehension

Sentence Jumble

Nouns

Pronouns

Adjective

Adverbs

Prepositions

Articles

Verbs

Tense

Modifiers

Parallelism

Sentence Improvement

Subject Verb Agreement

Sentence completion

Word Usage

Synoymns

Idioms and Pharses

Cloze Test

Antonym

Analogy

Homophones

Confusables

Migratory Words

Phrasal Verbs

 

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

Politics

Banking and Finance

Business

Sports

Institutions of India

Defence & Space

Indian Judiciary

Awards & Honours

Literature

Economics

Indian Constitution

International Relations

Science and Technology

Movies

Who's who

Indian Industries

Indian Agriculture

Current Affairs

History

Geography

Quantitative Ability

Data interpretations

Data Sufficiency

Profit, Loss and Discount

Percentage

Partnership

Pipes and Cisterns

Time and Work

Time, Speed and Distance

Ratio and proportion

Age

Averages

Alligation and Mixture

Circular Track & Upstream-downstream

Compound interest

Relative speed

Simple Intrest

Angles, lines

Properties of Circles

Area and Volume of 2D and 3D figures

BODMAS/Simplification

Quadratic equations

Number System

Probability

LCM and HCF

Permutation and Combination

Height and Distance

Logarithm

Linear Equation

Indices

Arithmatic and Geometric Progression

Set Theory & Venn Diagram

Geometry and Mensuration

Properties of Quadrilaterals

Properties of Triangles