Polytechnic Admissions 2023-24 Dates, Application Form, Eligibility

Polytechnic Admissions 2023: To offer admissions to the eligible and qualified applicants in the Polytechnic courses, various written Common Entrance tests conducted by the official authorities of the different states. There is a large no. of examinations, conducted at the State level for providing admissions in the Polytechnic course. To get admission in the Polytechnic Colleges of different states, thousands of applicants apply for these Common Entrance Examinations. So we have given the name of those examinations which are conducted at the State level to offer admissions in the Polytechnic courses in the popular colleges of India.

Polytechnic Admissions

Polytechnic is a technical institute that imparts technical education in India. Polytechnics are recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and not affiliated with any university. They offer 3 Year duration diploma courses in engineering. The courses are designed in such a way that the students are able to perform basic engineering tasks. The diploma holders in engineering are generally employed as supervisors or junior engineers in the companies.

Bihar Polytechnic 2023

It is also referred to as a Diploma Certificate Entrance Competitive Examination. Candidates who want to take admission into various polytechnic courses for the next academic session can apply for Bihar Polytechnic.

  • Application Availability: May 2023
  • Last Date: June 2023

Jharkhand Polytechnic 2023

Jharkhand Polytechnic Entrance Exam is managed by Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (JCECEB)  for offering admission into various engineering & non-engineering Polytechnic courses.

  • Application Availability: May 2023
  • Last Date: May 2023

JEECUP 2023 (UP Polytechnic)

Uttar Pradesh Board of Technical Education (UPBTE) organizes a state-level Polytechnic entrance examination called Joint Entrance Examination Council of UP’ generally known as JEECUP.

  • Application Availability: March 2023
  • Exam Date: April 2023

JEEP 2023 (Uttarakhand Polytechnic)

Uttarakhand Polytechnic entrance examination is commonly known as the JEEP (Joint Entrance Examination for Polytechnic). It is conducted by the Uttarakhand Board of Technical Education, Roorkee (UBTER) for filling up of various Polytechnic seats in Government & Private/Technical Institutes of the State of Uttarakhand.

  • Application Availability: January 2023
  • Exam Date: April 2023

JEXPO (WB Polytechnic)

To offer admission to first-year polytechnic programs, the West Bengal State Council of Technical Education will conduct JEXPO (West Bengal Polytechnic Entrance Exam) and admission to second-year Polytechnic programs, VOCLET will be conducted.

  • Application Availability: January 2023
  • Exam Date: April 2023

Delhi CET 2023 (Delhi Polytechnic)

Delhi CET is conducted by the Department of Training and Technical Education, Delhi. This examination is also known as the Delhi Polytechnic entrance exam.

  • Application Availability: March 2023
  • Exam Date: May 2023

CG PPT 2023

Chhattisgarh Pre Polytechnic Test is a state-level entrance test conducted by the Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board (CGPEB) in the month of May tentatively. Applicants can get admission in various diploma courses in engineering & technology in the state of Chhattisgarh, after qualifying CG PPT.

  • Application Availability: March 2023
  • Exam Date: May 2023

AP PolyCET 2023

State Board of Technical Education and Training or SBTET, Hyderabad conducts Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test or AP POLYCET 2023 every year to select applicable candidates for admission to the diploma courses such as Non – Engineering as well as Engineering.

  • Application Availability: 11 April 2023
  • Exam Date: 18 May 2023

TS PolyCET 2023

Telangana State Polytechnic Common Entrance Test is also known as TS POLYCET. State Board of Technical Education and Training Telangana conducts TS POLYCET

  • Application Availability: March 2023
  • Exam Date: April 2023

MP PPT 2023

Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) referred to as MP Vyapam organizes Madhya Pradesh Pre Polytechnic Test (MP PPT). MP PPT is a state-level entrance examination that conducts an admission process for various Polytechnic diploma programs.

  • Application Availability: April 2023
  • Exam Date: June 2023


Eligible candidates can take admission into 2 years duration Animal Husbandry Diploma in the colleges/institutes of the state through the Entrance Test. MP Vyapam is responsible to organize this examination once every year.

  • Application Availability: April 2023
  • Exam Date: May 2023

Odisha DET 2023

Directorate of Technical Education & Training, Odisha invites candidates for admission to 1st Semester Diploma Courses in Engineering/ Technology, Lateral Admission to 3rd Semester Diploma Engineering Courses, 1st Semester/ 1st year Non-Engineering, Film & Television (available at BPFTIO, Cuttack)/ Part-Time by means of entrance exam called Odisha DET.

  • Application Availability: April 2023
  • Release of Merit List: June 2023

HP PAT 2023

Himachal Pradesh Technical Education Board (HPTEB), Dharamshala conducts Himachal Pradesh Polytechnic Admission Test (HP PAT) to provide admission in 3-years full-time Diploma courses.

  • Application Availability: 04 April 2023
  • Release of Merit List: 30 April 2023

Rajasthan Polytechnic 2023

Rajasthan Polytechnic’s admission process is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Rajasthan. All the Candidates can get admission in polytechnic engineering and non-engineering courses.

  • Application Availability: June 2023
  • Release of Merit List: July 2023

Haryana DET 2023

Haryana DET 2023 is administrated by the Haryana State Technical Education Society. The exam provides admission in various engineering and non-engineering diploma courses. Admission in the lateral entry in engineering diploma courses is given. On the basis of the merit list of the qualifying exam, admissions in the 1st year of other diploma courses will be done.

  • Application Availability: April 2023
  • Release of Merit List: June 2023

Punjab JET 2023

Punjab Joint Entrance Test is organized by the respective authority Punjab State Board of Technical Education & Industrial Training, Chandigarh (PSBTE & IT) every year.

  • Application Availability: March 2023
  • Release of Merit List: June 2023

Daman Polytechnic 2023

Daman Polytechnic invites applications for admission of Daman & Diu candidates into Diploma courses as notified by the Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD), Government of India.

Eligibility criteria

10th and 12th pass Candidates are eligible for the polytechnic 3 years diploma program.


Physics: Modern Physics, Electromagnetic spectrum, Dynamics, Our Universe, Measurements and units, Electronics, Magnetism, Kinematics, Light, Sound, Current electricity.

Chemistry: Periodic classification for elements, Alkaline earth metals, Atomic structure, Chemical bond, Solutions, Acids, Bases and Salts, Carbohydrates and proteins, Oil and fats, Chemistry and Industry, Chemistry of carbon compounds.

Maths: Statistics, Progressions, Statements and sets, Trigonometry, Geometry, Matrices, Computing, Linear programming, Real Numbers, Polynomials over integers, Functions, Analytical geometry.

Advantages of 3-year Polytechnic Diploma

  • It’s the best option for students keen on studying technical subjects immediately after school.
  • Successful candidates can set up their own industry
  • The 3-year polytechnic diploma makes a student half engineer.
  • More exposure to the technical world compared to PUC students, taken to 2-year Engineering.
  • A diploma degree will be sufficient for junior engineering jobs
  • Excellent job opportunities in Gulf countries
  • Campus recruitment in selected Government Polytechnics.
  • Candidates can be into MNCs just 3 years after school.