Engineering Entrance Exams 2022-2023: Engineering has always been the most sought-after career choice, and from the past few years, its popularity has increased even more. In order to screen the proficient candidates, Engineering Entrance Exams 2022 will be conducted at different levels- national, state as well as university level. By clearing the Engineering Entrance Exams 2022, the candidates will be eligible for admissions in various reputed engineering colleges and can study any engineering branch of their choice. This article provides a detailed description of some of the top engineering entrance exam that will be conducted in 2022.
Basic Eligibility for Engineering Entrance Exams 2022
To appear for the Engineering Entrance Exams 2022, the candidates will have to satisfy certain eligibility criteria. The candidates are advised to check and ensure their eligibility before applying for the same.
Depending on the institutes and exam, different specific eligibility needs to be fulfilled. However, there are certain basic criteria that are a must for appearing in the Entrance Exams, which is given as:
For UG exams
- The candidates must have cleared the class 12th or equivalent exam from a recognized board or university.
- The candidates should have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in class 12th or equivalent exam. However, certain exceptions are possible like for B.Tech in Biotechnology, the candidates who have studied Biology instead of Mathematics are also applicable.
For PG exams
- For admissions in postgraduate courses in engineering, it is necessary for the candidates to hold an undergraduate engineering degree in the relevant stream.
Note: Due to presence of certain exceptions, it is also suggested to ensure the program-wise eligibility criteria for engineering courses.
List of Engineering Entrance Exams 2022
National Level Engineering Entrance Exams 2022
JEE Main (Joint Entrance Examination Main)
JEE Main is conducted to screen potential candidates for admission into BE/B.Tech (via Paper 1) and B.Arch/B.Planning (via Paper 2). Clearing this exam provides the applicants to get enrolled into reputed organizations and is also an eligibility test to appear for JEE Advanced.
JEE Advanced (Joint Entrance Examination Advanced)
The candidates who clear the JEE Main can appear for JEE Advanced for admissions in IITs, and ISM. The candidates who clear the Main exam needs to register for the Advanced exam too.
APIIT NAT (National Aptitude Test)
The Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology will conduct the NAT for admissions into engineering program. Those who wish to appear for the test can fill the application form in the month of October.
NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture)
NATA conducted by Council of Architecture provides the candidates admissions in 5-year architecture course. The applicants hoping a bright in architectural field can appear for this aptitude test.
SAAT (Siksha O Anusandhan University Admission Test)
SAAT is a national-level entrance exam conducted to provide the candidates admission in engineering undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The selected students are enrolled in different constituent institutes / schools of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan.
State Level Engineering Entrance Exams 2022
KCET (Karnataka Common Entrance Test)
KEA is the organizing body for the KCET, a state-level engineering entrance exam to grant the candidates enrollment in engineering, pharmacy and other related courses.
MHT CET (Maharashtra’s Common Entrance Test)
MHT CET is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education to offer degree courses in the field of engineering and pharmacy. The test is conducted in offline mode in the most of May (tentatively).
TNEA (Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions)
TNEA admissions program organized by Anna University offers admissions into engineering programmes on the basis of marks scored in class 12th examination.
COMEDK (Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka)
The Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental of Karnataka conduct UGET to select the potential candidates for admissions in around 190 engineering colleges. The mode of the examination is online and applicants can apply for the exam too in online mode.
UPCET (Uttar Pradesh Common Entrance Test )
The National Testing Agency organizes the UPCET to provide admissions in various engineering, management, pharmacy, etc courses. The application form for the same is made available in the month of January and interested applicants can submit their form online.
AP EAMCET (Engineering, Agriculture and Medicine Common Entrance Test)
JNTUK, Kakinada is the conducting authority that organizes AP EAMCET providing admissions in undergraduate engineering courses. The applicants can apply for the exam in the month of February.
KEAM (Kerala Engineering Architecture Medical Examination)
To enroll the candidates in the field of engineering, medical and agriculture, the Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE), Kerala organizes KEAM. The candidates can submit their application from the month of January.
CENTAC (Central Admission Committee)
The CENTAC admission program is organized to grant admissions in undergraduate courses offered in the field of engineering along with agriculture and pharmacy. Enrolment of the candidates is done on the basis of marks scored in the qualifying examination.
BCECE (Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination)
The BCECEB conducts pen-and-paper based Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination. By clearing this exam, the applicants can get admission in engineering colleges situated in Bihar state.
OJEE (Odisha Joint Entrance Examination)
The Odisha JEE or OJEE regulated by the Odisha government provides the successful applicants admission to various engineering courses. The examination is conducted in the month of May for which application form are available from the month of March.
WBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination)
The WBJEEB organizes the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination for enrolling the students in the engineering colleges based in the state. The interested candidates can apply for the exam in online mode.
TJEE (Tripura Joint Entrance Examination)
Tripura Board of Joint Entrance Examination (TBJEE) conducts a state-level entrance exam Tripura JEE (TJEE) to offer the qualified candidates admissions in undergraduate engineering programmes. The application forms are made available in the month of January and the exam is held in April.
University Level Engineering Entrance Exams 2022
BITSAT (Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test)
BITSAT is an online exam conducted by the Birla Institute of Technology & Science. The interested and eligible candidates can apply for this test by submitting their application form online.
VITEEE (Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam)
VITEEE is conducted to provide admission in the engineering courses offered by Vellore Institute of Technology. The application form for the exam can be submitted both online and offline.
LPU NEST (National Entrance and Scholarship Test)
Lovely Professional University organizes NEST, a university-level entrance examination to enroll the selected students in different engineering courses offered by the university itself.
ATIT (Admission Test for ICFAI Science and Technology)
The IFCAI Tech School (ITS) administers ATIT with the aim to grant admissions into various engineering courses offered at different campuses of IFCAI. The exam is conducted in both online and offline mode.
SRMJEEE (SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Exam)
The SRM Institute of Science and Technology conducts SRMJEEE which is a university-level exam. The application form for this exam is released expected in the month of November and the applicants can fill the form online.
TMISAT (Tolani Maritime Institute of Science Aptitude Test)
TMISAT is an online entrance exam conducted for granting admission to B.Tech Marine Engineering, and B.Sc Nautical Science.
VMU EEE (Vinayaka Mission University Engineering Entrance Examination)
To grant admissions to the interested applicants in undergraduate courses of engineering, the Vinayaka Mission University conducts VMU EEE. The application form for VMU EEE can be filled and submitted in online as well as offline mode.
VSAT (Vignan Scholastic Aptitude Test)
The Vignan University administers VSAT to select candidates for admissions into B.Tech & B.Pharma course. The application form for the test will be available both online and offline. The exam however, will be conducted online.
AUEET (Andhra University Engineering Entrance Test)
AUEET is conducted by Andhra University for the purpose of selecting candidates for admission into 6 year integrated dual degree courses. Online application form for the exam is released in the month of March.
KIITEE (Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Engineering Entrance Exam)
KIITEE is a university level test for admissions in the engineering course. The candidates can avail the application form for this exam from the official website of the Institute.
IPU CET (Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test)
The Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University organizes a common entrance test (IPU CET) to provide the interested and qualified candidates enrollment in the engineering courses. The application form for the same is released in the month of January.
The Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University organizes BVP CET for admissions in engineering and several other courses. The application for different courses is made available separately. The applicants interested in pursuing engineering from this university can fill the application form for the same.
AEEE (Amrita Engineering Entrance Examination)
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham conducts Amrita Engineering Entrance Examination. The candidates qualifying this exam are offered admissions in B.Tech degree courses at different university’s campus.
KEE (Karunya Entrance Examination)
The Karunya Entrance Examination is conducted in the month of April with the aim of selecting the candidates for admission in the engineering degree programmes offered by Karunya University.
BSAUEEE (B S Abdur Rehman University Engineering Entrance Exam)
For admission to undergraduate engineering program, BSAUEEE is conducted by BS Abdur Rahman University. The application form for the exam is released in the month of January.
CUSAT CAT (Cochin University of Science and Technology Common Admission Test)
The Cochin University of Science and Technology organizes entrance exam known as CAT to grant the candidates admissions in engineering courses.
Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology (SLIET) offers admission to the various streams of Engineering, Technology. For this purpose, it conducts SLIET Entrance Test (SET). Interested candidates can fill the application form that is made available online.
VEE (Vels Entrance Examination)
The Vels Institute of Science, Technology and Advanced Studies (VISTAS) offer admissions in engineering degree programmes. To screen candidates for this purpose, it organizes VEE. The exam is held in the month of May.
BEEE (Bharath Engineering Entrance Examination)
For admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate programs offered by the Bharath University, BEEE exam is conducted. The exam is held in both online and offline modes.
AMUEEE (Aligarh Muslim University Engineering Entrance Exam)
Aligarh Muslim University organizes engineering entrance exam AMUEEE for admission to B.Tech programs. Candidates interested in getting admission to Aligarh Muslim University can apply by submitting their application.
Engineering Entrance Exams List for PG Courses
GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering)
GATE is a national-level exam conducted to grant admissions in some of the top postgraduate engineering/ technology colleges in the country, including IITs.
SRMGEET (SRM Graduate Engineering Entrance Test)
The SRM University releases application form for SRMGEET, a university-level exam conducted for offering admissions into M.Tech degree programme of this university. The exam is held in the month of May.
AP PGECET (Andhra Pradesh Postgraduate Engineering Common Entrance Test)
AP PGECET is conducted with the aim to screen candidates for admission in PG courses in the field of engineering and technology. The exam is conducted in the month of May.
TS PGECET (Telangana State Postgraduate Engineering Common Entrance Test)
TS PGECET is a state-level exam for postgraduate admissions in the field of engineering, technology, etc. The exam is conducted in the month of May and the interested candidates can start applying from the month of March.
VITMEE (VIT Master’s Entrance Exam)
VITMEE is a university level entrance exam conducted to screen candidates for admission in the masters’ degree programme offered by VIT University. The eligible candidates can fill the online application form for this exam.
Karnataka PGCET (Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test)
Karnataka PGCET conducted by Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) screen the candidates for admissions in full-time and part-time M.Tech courses.
Engineering Exam Calendar 2022
An engineering calendar is very important for the aspiring candidates as it can give them an overview of the important events related to the engineering entrance exam. The Engineering Calendar 2022-22 will give the candidates information about the schedule of the engineering entrance exams 2022 such as application release date, exam date and result date of certain top engineering entrance exams.
Engineering Calendar 2022 given below will provide you the major details of the tentative dates related to the engineering entrance exam 2022. As per the notification released by the relevant official authority, the dates given will be updated.
|Exam Title||Date of Application form availability||Exam Date||Date of Result Publication|
|To be announced|
|To be announced||To be announced|
|To be announced|
|JEE Advanced||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|To be announced|
|CBT: To be announced||To be announced|
|Pen & Paper: To be announced|
|VEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|AP EAMCET||To be announced||MPC-To be announced||To be announced|
|Bi.P.C- To be announced|
|Assam CEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|WBJEE||21st December 2021||23rd April 2022||To be announced|
|BCECE||To be announced||Stage I: To be announced|
Stage II: To be announced
|To be announced|
|BEEE||To be announced||Phase 1- To be announced|
Phase 2- To be announced
|Phase 1- To be announced|
Phase 2 – To be announced
|VMUEEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|BITSAT||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|CG PET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|AUEET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|COMEDK UGET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|GITAM GAT||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|GCET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|HPCET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|TJEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|IPU CET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|JCECE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|OJEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|VSAT||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|AMUEEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|KCET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|KEAM||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|KEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|KIITEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|ATIT||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|KLUEEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|MU OET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|MHT CET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|NATA||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|TNEA||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|SRMJEEE||Released||To be announced||To be announced|
|UCEED||9th September 2021||23rd January 2022||10th May 2022|
|TMISAT||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|UPSEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|APIIT NAT||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|VITEEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|GATE||2nd September 2021||5th, 6th, 12th and 13th February 2022||To be announced|
|SRMGEET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|AP PGECET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|TS PGECET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|Karnataka PGCET||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|
|VITMEE||To be announced||To be announced||To be announced|