Gujarat Technological University conducts a common entrance test GCET MBA test for the admission into the MBA courses offered by the University. The MBA course offered by the University is a two years programme. Gujarat Technological University is one of the most leading Universities in India providing innovative and systematic technical education to the students. The exam is conducted by the University each year. The aim of the University is to select most appropriate candidates for the MBA programme. So the exam is really tough and of high standard.

Structure of GCET MBA Test

The admission for the MBA courses is based on the score of the written exam. The test is mainly a computer based objective type question. It comprises of 150 questions carries 600 marks. The time for the exam will be two hours. The exam will be mainly to evaluate the candidates’ basic skills in reasoning, aptitude, English Language usage and general awareness. Four marks will be awarded for each correct answer and one mark is reduced from the total marks for each wrong answers.

Syllabus for GCET MBA Test

The GCET MBA Test covers questions from four different sections. The questions are from the following areas.

Section 1: Quantitative Aptitude (50 Questions) – 200 marks

  • Algebra
  • Averages, Percentages, Partnership
  • Geometry
  • Installment Payments, Partnership, Clocks
  • Number system
  • Probability, Permutations & Combination
  • Profit & Loss
  • Quadratic and linear equations
  • Ratios and Proportion, Ratios, Percentages, In-equations
  • Set Theory, Venn diagram
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  • Time-Speed-Distance, Work and time

Section 2: Analytical and Logical Reasoning (30 Questions) – 120 marks

  • Assertion and reasons
  • Assumption-Premise-Conclusion
  • Cause and Effect
  • Coding and decoding
  • Critical reasoning
  • Family tree
  • Functions
  • Graphs
  • Identifying next number in series
  • Identifying probably true, probably false, definitely true, definitely false kind of statement
  • Linear arrangements
  • Matrix arrangements
  • Puzzles
  • Sequencing
  • Statements and assumptions
  • Syllogisms
  • Symbol Based problems
  • Visual reasoning

Section 3: English Language Skills (40 Questions) – 160 marks

  • Analogies, Antonyms
  • Comprehension of passage
  • Contextual usage
  • Different usage of same word
  • Fill In the Blanks
  • Foreign language words used in English
  • Idioms
  • Jumbled paragraphs (6 sentences with first and last fixed)
  • Jumbled paragraphs with 4 or 5 sentences
  • Odd man out
  • One word substitution
  • Sentence completion, Sentence correction
  • Sentence Correction
  • Syllogisms
  • Verbal Reasoning

Section 4: General Knowledge (30 Questions) – 120 marks

  • Automobiles
  • Books and authors
  • Business
  • Current Affairs
  • Entertainment
  • Famous award and prizes
  • Finance
  • Geography
  • History
  • Important quotations
  • International Organizations
  • Major corporate events
  • Politics
  • Punch line of companies
  • Science
  • Social issues
  • Sports
  • Top officials of big companies
  • World Records

Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who have a graduation degree from any recognized University under Gujarat Government with 50% marks can apply for the test. 45% marks is required for the SC/ST candidates. The final year graduate students can also apply for the test.

How to Apply?

The candidates have an option for online registration of the exam. The candidates have to download the Fee Challan form from the website www.gtu.ac.in . The candidates have to pay the fee at any bank using the challan form. There are different help centers for the exam. The copy of the challan should be given to any of the help centers. They provide the candidate an information bulletin and their User Id and password.  The candidates have to complete their online registration with this  ID and pass word. Those candidates who cannot able to register online for the exam can contact the Exam Controller of GTU.

How to fill the Form?

All the details for filling the form will be provided in the information brochure. After completely filling the form, the candidates have to take the print out copy of the form. The signed copy of the form and the self attested copies of the certificates should be presented at the help center and the candidates can receive an acknowledge receipt from there. The hall ticket for the exam will be there in the official website.

Important Dates (Tentative)

Commencement of Sale of Bulletins and Online Registration: From Second Week of June, 2012

Last date for Sale of Bulletins and submission of documents at help centers: 3rd week of June, 2012

Last date for Online Registration: 3rd week of June, 2012

Entrance Test: Last Week of June, 2012

List of GCET MBA Test centers

  • Atmiya Institute of Technology, Rajkot
  • B.H.Gardi College of Engg& Tech., Rajkot
  • Babaria Institute of Technology, Vadodara
  • C.K.Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management, Vadodara
  • Charotar Institute of Computer Application,
  • G.H.Patel College Of Engineering, V V Nagar
  • Govt. Engg. College, Bpti Campus, Bhavnagar
  • Grow More Faculty of Management, Himmatnagar, Ahmedabad
  • Indus Institute of Technology & Engineering, Ahmedabad
  • Institute Of Technology, Ahmedabad
  • Jaysukh Vadher Institute of Management Studies
  • Kadi Sarva Vishwavidhyalay, Sector-15, Gandhinagar
  • L.C.I.T, Mehsana
  • L.J .Institute Of Computer Application, Ahmedabad
  • Ldrp Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar
  • Marwadi Education Foundation Group of Institutions, Rajkot
  • MSc (IT) Veer Narmada South Gujarat University, Surat
  • Nootan Sarva Vidyalaya Kelavni Mandal Sanchalit MCA College, Visnagar
  • Parul Institute of Engineering and Technology, Vadodara
  • R.K.College of Engg & Tech., Rajkot
  • S.V.Institute Of Computer Studies, Sarva Idyalaya Campus, Kadi
  • Sarvajanik College of Engg & Tech., Surat
  • Som-Lalit Institute of Business Management, Ahmedabad
  • Veer Narmada South Gujarat University, Surat
  • Vishwakarma Government Engineering College, Ahmedabad

Contact Address for the GCET MBA Test

  • Gujarat Technological University, Admission Committee for Professional Courses Building, L.D College of Engineering Campus, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad -380 015
  • Phone:  079-2630 0499, 079-2630 0599   Fax   :  079-2630 1500
  • Email:  info@gtu.ac.in, registrar@gtu.ac.in
  • Web:   http://www.gtu.ac.in

Colleges Accepting the GCET MBA Test score

  • Vidyabharti Trust Inst.Of technology & Research Centre (SFI) -Umrakh Bordoli
  • 5Sardar Patel College of Administration & Management (SPCAM) – MBA Bakrol, Anand
  • 7C.U Shah College of Engineering & Technology (Department of M.B.A), Surendranagar
  • Acharya Motibhai Patel Institute of Computer Studies (SFI) – Kherva (Ganpat University) -Second shift
  • Ahmedabad Institute of Technology Gota, Ahmedabad
  • Amrut Mody School of Management (formerly AESPGIBM-HLMBA), Ahmedabad University (SFI)
  • Anand Institute of Management, Anand
  • Atmiya Institute of Technology & Science Rajkot
  • Atmiya Institute of Technology & Science-(Engineering) (SFI)
  • B.K.School of Business Management, Gujarat University – MBA
  • B.K.School of Business Management, Gujarat University (GIA)
  • Bhagwan Mahavir College of Management (MBA), Vesu, Surat
  • Brahmanand Institute of Management-Chaparda Junagadh
  • C.C.Gardi Institute of Management, Rajkot -(SFI)
  • C.K.Pithawalla Institute of Management -Surat
  • C.K.Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management, Vadodara
  • Centre for Management Studies, Dharmsinh Desai University, Nadiad (GIA)
  • Centre for Management Studies, Dharmsinh Desai University, Nadiad (SFI)
  • Chaudhari Technical Institute – MBA WOMENS
  • Christ Institute of Management,”Vidya Nike tan”-Rajkot (Minority Institute) (SFI)
  • D.L.Patel Institute of Management & Technology-MBA Programme, Himmatnagar
  • Dalia Institute of Management (Womens College), Kanera Di: Kheda
  • Department of Animation, Gujarat University – MBA (Creative Sciences) (SFI)
  • Department of Animation, Gujarat University – MBA (Financial Services) (SFI)
  • Department of Business & Industrial Management Veer Narmad South Gujarat University (GIA)
  • Department of Business & Industrial Management Veer Narmad South Gujarat University (SFI)- Surat
  • Department of Business & Industrial Management Veer Narmad South Gujarat University (SFI)-Tourism & Hotel Management
  • Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Management, Bhavnagar University (GIA)
  • Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Management, Bhavnagar University-(SFI)
  • Department of Business Management, Sankalchand Patel College of Engineering (SFI)-Visnagar
  • Department of Commerce and Management K.S.K.V.Kachchh University (GIA)
  • Divaba Institute of Management & Computer Application (DIMCA)- Dascroi -(SFI)
  • Dr. Bharat Barad Institute of Management & Computer Science-Sutrapada (SFI)
  • Dr. D.Y.Patil Institute of Management, Bharuch
  • Dr. J.K. Patel Institute of Management (SFI) Vadodara-Second shift
  • Dr. J.K. Patel Institute of Management-Vadodara Eva Institute of Management, Rajkot
  • Dr. Subhahsh Pethaljibhai Chavda Ahir Kelvani Mandal’s Group of Institutions, Junagadh-(SFI)
  • G.H. Patel Postgraduate Institute of Business Management Sardar Patel University(GIA)
  • G.H. Patel Postgraduate Institute of Business Management Sardar Patel University(SFI)
  • Gandhinagar Institute of Technology, Khatraj
  • Geetanjali Institute of Management Studies (SFI)-Rajkot
  • GIDC Rajju Shroff Rofel Institute of Management Studies-Vapi
  • Global Institute of Management (SFI)- Gandhinagar
  • GLS Institute of Computer Technology (GLSICT-MBA)-Ahmedabad
  • Golden Jubilee Institute of Management & Technology, Sidhpur
  • Grow More Faculty of Management, Himmatnagar
  • Hasmukh Goswami College of Engineering, Vehlal Dahegam
  • Indu Management Institute -Vadodara
  • Indukaka Ipcowala Institute of Management (SFI)-Changa (Changa University)
  • Indus Institute of Technology & Engineering -Ahmedabad
  • Institute of Management, Rajkot
  • Institute of Technology & Management Universe-waghodia, Vadodara
  • J.H.Patel College of Management & Technology (SFI) , Anand
  • K.J. Institute of Management, Vadasma
  • K.K.Parekh Institute of Management Studies, Amreli
  • K.P.Patel School of Management and Computer Studies (KSMCS), Kapadvanj
  • Kalol Institute of Management, Kalol
  • Knowledge Gurukul Institute of Business Management, Rajkot
  • KNV Institute of Business Management, Metoda Rajkot
  • L.J.Institute of Computer Applications -Ahmedabad
  • L.J.Institute of Engineering & Technology -Ahmedabad
  • L.J.Institute of Management Studies (SFI)-second Shift Ahmedabad
  • L.J.Institute of Management Studies -First shift Ahmedabad
  • Late Smt.Shardaben Ghanshyambhai Patel Institute of Management Studies, Dharmaj
  • Laxmi Institute of Management, Sarigam
  • Leelaben Dashrathbhai Rramdas Patel Institute of Technology & Research Gandhinagar
  • M.H.Gardi School of Management, Rajkot
  • M.H.Gardi School of Management, Rajkot (SFI)- Second Shift
  • M.S.Patel Institute of Management Studies
  • Marwadi Education Foundation’s Group of Institutions, RAJKOT
  • Murlidhar Group of Institutions (SFI), Rajkot
  • N.J.Sonecha Institute of Management, Veraval
  • N.R. Institute of Business Management (GLS-MBA) Ahmedabad
  • N.R.Vekaria Institute of Business Management Studies, Junagadh
  • Naran Lala School of Industrial Management & Computer Science- Navsari -(SFI)
  • Narmada College of Management, Bharuch
  • Noble Engineering College (MBA Course), Bamangam Junagadh
  • Nootan Sarva Vidyalaya Kelavani Mandal Sanchalit, MBA College, Visnagar Om Shanti
  • Oxford School of Management, Baliyasan
  • Parul Institute of Engineering & Technology-MBA Programme, Waghodia
  • Parul Institute of Management (SFI), WAGHODIA
  • Patel Group of Institutions, Mehsana
  • Patel Institute Of Management
  • R. H. Patel Institute of Management-Goblaj, Di:Kheda
  • R. K. College of Business Management -Rajkot
  • R. K. College of Engineering and Technology-Rajkot
  • R.B. Institute of Management Studies, Ahmedabad
  • S. R. Luthra Institute of Management (SFI)-First shift-SURAT.
  • S. R. Luthra Institute of Management Second Shift -SURAT
  • S.K. Patel Institute of Management and Computer Studies (MBA) (SFI)- Gandhinagar (Kadi University)
  • S.K.School of Business Management (GIA), HNGU, PATAN
  • S.P.B. Patel Engineering College(MBA Programme) (SFI)-Linch Mehsana
  • S.S.Agrawal Institute of Management & Technology-Navsari-(SFI)
  • S.V. Institute of Management (SFI), Kadi
  • Sabar Institute of Management (SFI), Gandhinagar
  • Sal Institute of Management (SFI) ,Opp. Science City, Ahmedabad
  • Samarth Institute of Management (SFI)-Himmatnagar
  • Sardar Institute of Management and Computer Application (SIMCA) (SFI)-Vijapur
  • Sardar Patel Institute of Management, Sami
  • Sardar Patel Kelvani Mandal MBA College – Jetpur
  • Sarvoday Charitable M.B.A. College, Panchamahal
  • Sarvoday College of Management and Technology (MBA) (Integrated Campus, Limbdi
  • Shayona Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
  • Shree H.N.Shukla College of Management Studies,Rajkot
  • Shree R. R. Tanti Institute of Management Ankles war (SFI)
  • Shree S.P.Patel MBA College, Junagadh (SFI)
  • Shree Samanvay Institute of Business Administration -Bhavnagar
  • Shree Saraswati Education Sansthan’s Group of Institutions, Faculty of Management Kadi
  • Shree Swaminarayan Institute of Management & I.T.Porbandar
  • Shri Chimanbhai Patel Institute of Management and Research (SFI)-Ahmedabad
  • Shri H. D. Gardi MBA College (SFI)-Rajkot
  • Shri Jairambhai Patel Institute of Business Management & Computer Applications (SFI)-Gandhinagar (Formerly-NICM)
  • Shree Leuva Patel Trust MBA Mahila College (SFI)-Amreli Womens Only
  • Shri Jaysukhlal Vadhar Institute of Management Studies
  • Shree Sahajanand Institute of Management (SFI)-Bhavnagar
  • Shri Sunshine Education Trust Group of Institute (Faculty of MBA) (SFI)-Rajkot
  • Shri T. S. Patel College of MBA (SFI)-Bayad
  • Shri Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati MBA College (SFI)-Tankara
  • Shrimad Rajchandra Institute of Management  & Computer Application(SFI)-Mahuva Di: Surat
  • Shri MH Kadakia Institute of Management & Computer Studies (SFI)-Ankles war
  • Sigma Institute of Engineering (SFI) -Barrrol-Ta: Waghodiya Di:Vadodara.
  • Sigma Institute of Management Studies(SFI)-Bakrol-Vadodara
  • Smt. R.D. Gardi Department of Business Management, Saurashtra University, Rajkot(GIA)
  • Smt. R.D. Gardi Department of Business Management, Saurashtra University, Rajkot
  • Smt. Saralaben Vasantbhai Malaviya School of Management (SFI), Rajkot
  • Smt.K.K.Patel MBA college, Mahsana
  • Smt.Vanitaben Bachubhai Nandola MBA College (SFI), Junagadh
  • Som-Lalit Institute of Business Management(SFI)Ahmedabad
  • Sri Aurobindo Institute of Management (SFI)-Haripar-Rajkot
  • SRK Institute  of Management & Computer Education (SFI)-Anjar Kutchh
  • Swami Ghanshyam Jivandasji MBA College (SGJ MBA College)(SFI)-Mandvi Kutchh
  • Swami Vivekanand MBA College(SFI)-Veda, Mansa
  • T.N.Rao College of Information Technology (SFI) -Rajkot
  • The Mandvi Education Society Institute of Business Management and Computer Studies, Surat
  • Universal College of Engineering & Technology (SFI), KALOL
  • V.M.Patel Institute of Management (SFI)- Kherva (Ganpat University)
  • Veerayatan Group of Institutions Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Management (SFI)(Integrated campus), kutch
  • VJKM Institute of Management and Computer Studies, Vadu, TA- Kadi-(SFI)


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Source of information: www.gcet.ac.in/