Telangana Polytechnic Common Entrance Test
Telangana Polytechnic Common Entrance Test

TS POLYCET 2024: Registration, Date, Syllabus, Pattern, Admit Card, Cut Off

TS POLYCET Exam 2024 was successfully conducted on May 24, 2024. SBTET, Telangana has released the TS POLYCET result on June 3, 2024, at the official website.
TS POLYCET Exam 2024

TS POLYCET Exam 2024

TS POLYCET Exam 2024 Date: The State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET), Telangana conducted the TS POLYCET Exam on May 24, 2024. The exam-conducting body released the TS POLYCET answer key at the official website - The objections against the preliminary answer key were accepted till May 26, 2025 (till 1 PM).

The TS POLYCET result 2024 has been released online on June 3, 2024. Candidates can check and download their respective rank cards through the official website - They need to enter the required login details to get their TS POLYCET rank cards online. 

SBTET released the TS POLYCET 2024 counselling schedule at the official website. Candidates can check the seat allotments for first phase of the counselling process at To download the seat allotment order, candidates can sign in through their credentials. The final round of TS POLYCET counselling has commenced from July 7. 

What is the TS POLYCET Exam?

The TS POLYCET (Telangana Polytechnic Common Entrance Test) is a state-level entrance exam conducted by the State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET), Telangana. The exam is conducted annually for students seeking to take admission in various diploma programs offered by government and private polytechnic colleges in Telangana. 

TS POLYCET 2024 Highlights

The key highlights for TS POLYCET 2024 can be accessed by the candidates  in the table given below.



TS POLYCET full form

Telangana Polytechnic Common Entrance Test

Exam Conducting Body

State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET), Telangana

Exam Level


Exam Frequency

Once a year

Exam Date 

May 24, 2024

Exam Time

11:00 AM to 01:30 PM

Mode of Examination


Registration Date

February 15, 2024 to April 22, 2024

Application mode 


Application Fees 

General candidates- INR 500

SC/ ST candidates- INR 250

Official website

TS POLYCET 2024 Exam Date 

The important dates for the TS POLYCET 2024 exam are provided in the table below.



TS POLYCET Registration 2024

February 15, 2024

TS POLYCET Registration Last Date (with fine) 

May 14, 2024

TS POLYCET Exam Date 2024

May 24, 2024

TS POLYCET Result 2024 

June 3, 2024

TS POLYCET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates intending to take the TS POLYCET examination are required to fulfil the eligibility criteria given below.

Nationality and Domicile

  • The candidate applying must be an Indian Citizen 
  • The candidate must be a resident of Telangana/Andhra Pradesh

Educational Qualification

  • For admission in diploma courses offered through POLYCET, candidates must have passed the SSC (Class 10) or equivalent examination from a recognized board with Mathematics as one of the subjects
  • Candidates belonging to NIOS / APOSS / OTHER Examinations should have passed all  the subjects including Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, with a minimum of 35% Marks in each subject.
  • Candidates who are appearing for SSC or equivalent examination and whose results are yet to be declared are also eligible to apply.

Age Requirement 

There is no age requirement for the TS POLYCET examination.

TS POLYCET 2024 Application Form

The registrations for TS POLYCET 2024 are currently in progress. To apply for the TS POLYCET exam, candidates can visit the official website and fill out the application form. The detailed application process is given below.

How to apply for TS POLYCET 2024?

Step 1: Visit the official TS POLYCET website-

Step 2: Click on the “Online Application” section available on the homepage.

Step 3: Register using your mobile number and other details to create an account

Step 4: Fill out the application form providing necessary details 

Step 5: Upload scanned documents as per the specified format.

Step 6: Pay the application fee using the online payment gateway.

Step 7: Submit the application form and download a confirmation receipt for future reference

TS POLYCET 2024 Application Fee

Candidates can pay the application fee online through various payment gateways. The application fee for TS POLYCET is given in the table below.


Application Fee

GENERAL candidates

INR 500

SC/ ST candidates

INR 250

TS POLYCET 2024 Exam Pattern

The TS POLYCET examination is conducted in the offline mode, requiring candidates to mark their answers on the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) response sheet.

The TS POLYCET exam consists of four sections: Mathematics with 60 questions, and Physics, Chemistry and Biology with 30 questions each. Attempting the Biology questions is optional for students seeking admission in Diploma Courses in Polytechnics.

For Agricultural Polytechnics courses, Biology paper is mandatory. The TS POLYCET 2024 exam pattern is released separately for Polytechnic and Agricultural Polytechnic programs. Candidates can refer to the table given below for the TS POLYCET 2024 exam pattern.



Exam Name

Telangana Polytechnic Common Entrance Test

Exam mode


Exam Duration

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Questions 

150 questions

Question Type


Total Sections

4 (Maths, Physics, Chemistry & Biology)

Maths Section Weightage

60 Questions for 60 Marks

Physics Section Weightage

30 Questions for 30 Marks

Chemistry Section Weightage

30 questions for 30 marks

Biology Section Weightage (For Agricultural Polytechnic courses)

30 questions for 30 marks

Marking scheme

1 mark for each correct answer

No negative marking for wrong answer

TS POLYCET 2024 Syllabus

The syllabus of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry & Biology for TS POLYCET 2024 is as per the syllabus prescribed for X Class (S.S.C.) Examination held in academic year 2023-24 by the Board of Secondary Education, Telangana.

TS POLYCET Admit Card 2024

Only those candidates who have registered successfully can download the TS POLYCET Hall Ticket from the official website a week prior to the examination. It is essential for students to carry the TS POLYCET admit card on the day of examination. Additionally, candidates must also carry a valid identity proof (Aadhaar card/PAN Card/Passport/Voter ID) for entry and verification purposes. The TS POLYCET hall ticket must be preserved for admission and counselling purposes.

How to Download the TS POLYCET Hall Ticket?

To download the TS POLYCET 2024 hall ticket, candidates can follow the instructions given below.

  • Visit the official website -
  • Click on the link that says ‘Print hall ticket’.
  • Candidate portal will be displayed on the screen.
  • Enter the required credentials such as Class 10 hall ticket number, date of birth and Captcha code available on the screen.
  • Now, click on ‘View and print hall ticket’.
  • Your TS POLYCET 2024 Hall Ticket will be displayed on the screen.
  • Verify your details and print the hall ticket for future use.

Details Mentioned on the Admit Card

TS POLYCET 2024 admit card consists of following details:  

  • Candidate’s name
  • Candidate’s photograph 
  • Roll number for TS POLYCET 2024 
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Complete address of exam centre
  • Name of the course
  • TS POLYCET 2024 exam date and time
  • Exam day instructions for candidates

TS POLYCET 2024 Answer Key 

The TS POLYCET Answer Key is released by the State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET), Telangana after the successful completion of the exam. The answer key released before the result is provisional in nature, that is, it can be challenged by the candidates if they are not satisfied with the answers provided in the answer key. Candidates can access the answer key on the official TS POLYCET website.

Steps to Download the TS POLYCET Answer Key

Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below to download the TS POLYCET Answer Key

  • Visit the official website -
  • Click on the link available for “TS POLYCET 2024 Answer key”
  • Login using required credentials such as User ID, password and centre code.
  • The TS POLYCET 2024 answer key will be displayed on the screen.
  • Download the answer key for future use.

TS POLYCET 2024 Result

As per the official notification, SBTET will release the TS POLYCET 2024 Result at the official website twelve days after the examination. The scores and rank obtained by the candidate will be available in the form of TS POLYCET 2024 rank card. The rank cards will display the individual section-wise marks as well as total marks obtained by the candidate.

It is important to note that two separate ranks will be allotted to the candidates who appeared for TS POLYCET. For diploma courses in Polytechnics, the rank will be issued on the basis of Physics, Chemistry and Maths. However, for Agricultural diploma courses, ranks will be issued on the basis of all four sections (Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology). Attempting the Biology section is optional for the candidates.

Candidates will be able to access their results on the official website by logging in through their credentials.

How to view the TS POLYCET 2024 Result?

Candidates can access their TS POLYCET rank card by following the steps listed below.

  • Visit the official website-
  • Click on the ‘TS POLYCET 2024 Result’ link available on the homepage
  • Enter required credentials such as TS POLYCET 2024 hall ticket number, date of birth and other details in the designated fields.
  • Your TS POLYCET 2024 rank card will be displayed on the screen.
  • Download and print the rank card for future reference. 

TS POLYCET 2024 Counselling

SBTET, Telangana released the schedule for TS POLYCET 2024 counselling at the official website. The admission into various diploma courses through TS POLYCET will be based on Web Counselling wherein the candidates can opt for desired courses in the order of priority. Candidates will be able to register themselves for the counselling process online.

The seats will be allotted on the basis of the preferred choice of the candidate and merit secured in the exam. The seat allotments for first phase have been released at The college wise allotment details are also available at the official website.  

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the official website of TS Polycet 2024?

The official website for the TS POLYCET exam is

What is the fee for TS POLYCET exam?

The application fee for TS POLYCET exam is INR 500 for General candidates and INR 250 for SC/ST candidates.

How can I check my TS Polytechnic result?

Candidates can check their TS POLYCET 2024 results after they are declared on the official website by logging in through their credentials. 

What is the full form of TS POLYCET?

The full form of TS POLYCET is Telangana State Polytechnic Common Entrance Test

What is the marking scheme of TS POLYCET 2024?

The marking scheme for TS POLYCET exam is as follows:

  • One mark is awarded for each correct answer.
  • There is no negative marking in the TS POLYCET exam.

What is the pass marks for TS POLYCET 2024?

Candidates must secure a minimum of 30% marks (36 marks out of 120) to qualify in the TS POLYCET exam and gain admission to diploma courses in Polytechnics.

Can AP students apply for TS POLYCET?

Yes, residents of Andhra Pradesh can apply for the TS POLYCET exam. As per the eligibility criteria, a candidate must be a resident of Telangana or Andhra Pradesh in order to apply.


How can I check my seat allotment in TS Polytechnic?

Visit the official TS POLYCET website and select the Seat Allotment Result Link. The login portal will appear. Enter your hall ticket number, date of birth, and password. After entering the required details, download the Seat Allotment Order by clicking on the submit button.

Is Biology section optional in TS POLYCET exam?

The Biology section is optional for students seeking admission in diploma courses in polytechnics. However, for students seeking admission in Agricultural diploma courses, it is mandatory to attempt the Biology section.

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