JCECE 2021 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination [JCECE]

JCECE - Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination

JCECE is a State level entrance examination for admissions in Jharkhand state institutes for various UG programs in Jharkhand state colleges. The admission possibilities for students taking up JCECE 2021 are for both Under Grad and Post Graduate streams along with their specializations. JCECE is a University exam that will be conducted by JCECE Board.

JCECE 2021 is a Common Entrance Exam held by board of JCECE for degree programs like B-Tech, B.Sc. Agriculture, B.V.Sc & Animal Husbandry and other degree courses with various specializations. This is to all candidates who are looking for admissions in Jharkhand state. This institute has its campus in Jharkhand and for the ones who meet the eligibility criteria can appear for this test. The application process for JCECE is affordable with sharing of exam scores with selected institutions of his/ her choice in the state.

The JCECE 2021 exam will be conducted annually but on different dates for different courses. Once the results are out the authority will help in getting into the desired business management course in Jharkhand state institutions.

The Government of Jharkhand has assigned the responsibility of conducting entrance tests for admission into various Institutions in the state and are following entrance test. 

  • Post-Graduate Medical Admission Test (P.G.M.A.T.):For entrance into PG / Diploma Courses
  • Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (J.C.E.C.E.):
  • B.Sc. Nursing (Basic & Post Basic Group) Entrance Competitive Examination (B.Sc.N.E.C.E.):
  • For entrance into Basic & Post-Basic Nursing Courses.
  • General Nursing & Midwifery Entrance Competitive Examination
  • For entrance into G.N.M. diploma Course.
  • Diploma to Degree Entrance Competitive Examination
  • For entrance into 2nd Year/3rd Semester (Lateral Entry) of Engineering degree Courses.
  • Polytechnic Entrance Competitive Examination (P.E.C.E.):
  • For entrance into Polytechnic diploma courses.
  • Industrial Training Institute Entrance Competitive Examination (I.T.I.E.C.E.):For entrance into I.T.I. NCVT / SCVT approved Courses.
  • Vocational / I.T.I. to Diploma Entrance Competitive Examination (Voc. / I.T.I. to Dip.E.C.E.):
  • For entrance into 2nd Year (Lateral Entry) of Polytechnic Diploma Courses.
  • Para Medical Entrance Competitive Examination (P.M.E.C.E.):
  • For entrance into Diploma in Pharmacy, Various Diploma and Certificate Para-Medical Courses & Certificate course in Dresser.

JCECE 2021 Exam Date

JCECE competitive exam is known for getting admissions for UG courses in the state under JCECE board with specializations in that stream which will be held as per the schedule released by the concerned authority. Here the students are advised to keep a check on some of the tentative dates related to this entrance examination. Here are some of the details that the students will have to keep looking into so as to get updates on the schedule of JCECE 2021 which are mentioned below.

Important events

Tentative Dates                   

JCECE application form

Second week of April 2021

Last date for application form submission

First week of May 2021

Admit card availability

Second week of May 2021

Examination Date

Third week of May 2021

Result announcement                                        

Fourth  week of May 2021

Counseling commencement

Third week of June 2021

JCECE 2021 Eligibility criteria

Students who are getting prepared to appear for JCECE 2021 should know about the conducting University who initiates for taking important decisions in their eligibility criteria. Setting the specified criteria will benefit the aspiring students to know if they will be qualified or have the capacity to appear for the exam before filling the online application form. Here the applicants should understand that once the JCECE Board committee decides that the student doesn’t fit to the set criteria then the application might be eliminated at any stage of admissions. 

Students applying for the entrance test must fulfill the eligibility criteria mentioned below in order to appear for the Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (JCECE) 2021 exam:

  • For UG candidates, they should have completed their 10 & 12 board exams in any relevant stream with a minimum of 50% aggregate.
  • Students should have aggregate in major compulsory subjects like Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and English language.
  • The students should match the subject combinations like PCM or PCB and PCMB depending on the courses such as B.Sc, BHMS, B.V.Sc and A.H etc.

JCECE 2021 Application Form & fees

The JCECE aspirant students will have to follow some steps before applying for JCECE 2021, the application/ registration process for JCECE 2021 involves a set of stages like: Registration,getting Enrolment ID,Filling up the Application form andUploading scanned Photographs and other required Documents, Online paying of fees, etc.

Candidates must have an in-depth look into the details regardingJCECE 2021 Application Form:

Tentatively the JCECE 2021 Application Form will be made live and accessible from the third week of April 2021 as announced by the Jharkhand institutions committee and the last due date for the submission of application form with fee will be in thefirst week of May 2021. JCECE 2021 Application form will be made accessible throughonlinemode on the official website.

The application form for JCECE will be released from April 2021 and students can make sure that they are registered on time for taking up the entrance test.

Step 1: Registration

To register for JCECE 2021, the students will have to provide some of the basic details such as their name, date of birth, email-id, contact details, residence address, choice of their degree stream , specializations, entrance exam information, exam venue information, etc. and lastly press submit button.

After providing the form, applicants will be informed about their program and stream specialization through email or SMS after which he/she will have to continue to complete all the other steps of application.

Step 2: Uploading Documents/ Photographs

The submission of documents and photographs is very vital while applying for JCECE and the students will have to upload their scanned copy of recent, passport-size photograph and their signature in digital format as per the specifications asked in the form. The attached file size that has to be submitted should be within the given size limit in the form.

Step 3: ApplicationSubmission

Once the above steps are accomplished a conformation pop-up will be displayed on the screen and the student should read it and click on ‘I accept the terms and conditions’.

The JCECE 2021 application form will appear on the screen and the aspirants will have to scrutinize all the details and try to modify it if necessary. Later Applicants are advised to take hard copy of the application receipt after the above steps are completed and a payment ID for reference which will be used for paying application fees.

Step 4: Payment of Fees

JCECE application fees have to be paid throughonline modeby usingdebit card/ credit card or net banking. The application fee for JCECE 2021 is based on streams chosen and category of the candidate. After the amount is transacted then it becomes non-refundableat any given time. Payment link for JCECE 2021 application fees will be live only after the form has been submitted, and the students can continue to pay the fees.










Step 5: Confirmation of JCECE 2021 Application

After the transaction of JCECE application fee is done, students will get an online receipt to the contact details given by the student which shows the completion of registration process.

Students will also get a mail on their registered email ID where the students will get a document format file of the complete Application Form JCECE 2021 attached and then they can access their registered accounts and hard copy of the application form.

JCECE 2021 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

While preparing to attend JCECE 2021 competitive entrance exam the students must be aware if there are any changes in the exam Pattern which will help them to know about the details like the mode of examination, evaluating criteria, priority sections to concentrate on, if there is any negative marking, type of questions, total number of questions and sections, duration of exam etc. and will aid them to have better focus on the entrance test.

JCECE 2021 is a 2 hours or 120 minutes of exam which is accessible in via online (computer-based) mode exam for joining for various degree courses here in University level. Here the students will have to attend 100 questions with each question carrying 1 mark. The exam paper has 4 sections to attend with categories such as General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. This exam follows objective type question pattern i.e. multiple choice Question format.

JCECE 2021 Exam Pattern


Exam Mode

Online (computer-based)

Exam Medium

English, Hindi

Type of questions


No of Questions

150(PCM) 200(PCMB)

Exam Duration

120 mins

Negative marking

0.25 marks will be deducted

JCECE 2021 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

The syllabus for JCECE 2021 there isn’t any particular syllabus as specified by the institute but however the question paper will have questions diversified under 4 different sections as mentioned above and the topics would be related to. The topics that are given more importance will be announced later in the website.

JCECE 2021 Admit Card

JCECE 2021 admit card/ hall ticket will be issued to the applicants who have registered themselves for the JCECE exam and have paid the application fees along with it. The admit cards will be published and announced on the official website of the conducting authority by second week of May 2021

The student must log in to JCECE website and click on the ‘Admit card’ link and enter their login details and download the admit card/ hall ticket. Students must go through the information printed on the admit card such as the name of the applicant, exam date, venue, time and contact details. Students must attach a valid photo ID proof issued by the Government of India to the exam center. They must pin in a recent passport size photograph on the hall ticket as they uploaded in the JCECE application form. It is a mandatory rule for all the selected students to carry their admit card at the examination center, if not the student will be restricted from taking up the entrance test without the hall ticket along with any one considerable ID proof.

Documents Required with JCECE 2021 Admit Card               

In addition to JCECE 2021 admit card/ hall ticket the candidate shall also carry one more valid Photo Id proof to prove their identity such as: 

  • Passport
  • Driving License
  • PAN Card
  • Voter ID
  • Aadhaar ID

JCECE 2021 Results & Score Card

The results of JCECE 2021 are announced as per the schedule depending upon the entrance exam chosen by the applicant by fourth week of May 2021. The result as well as the merit list will be released on the official website of JCECE 2021.The JCECE merit list can be viewed using the login credentials.

JCECE 2021 results and merit list includes details such as student’s name, student’s JCECE registration number, roll number of the applicant, category-wise scores along with overall scores. The final result and shortlisting of candidates along with rank/ merit will be available on the official website as per the mentioned tentative dates. The marks secured in JCECE 2021 will be valid for the academic year from 2021-23.

Steps to Download JCECE 2021 Results                                     

  • Visit the JCECE Board official website
  • Click on ‘JCECE scorecard’ tab
  • Enter your login credentials such as JCECE 2021 user ID and password

Lastly, Download and save the JCECE 2021 result and lastly take a print out

Cutoff Predictor

JCECE 2021 margin will be announced on the based on the student’s performance in the entrance test and their results that will get released via online on the official website of the University. Margin percentage is based on various reasons and it is mandatory for applicants to outreach the margin criteria to qualify the examination & to further participation in various processes.

JCECE 2021 Admission Cut Off:                                            

Students who clear the JCECE 2021 exam and match the cutoff margin announced by the Institute will later be called for the final round of selection. The cutoff might vary for different campus of the state Institute and the specialization depending upon different criteria.

JCECE 2021 will have Cut-Off standard score that the students will have to secure in order to qualify for the examination. Cut-off will be announced by the JCECE Board and few private institutions might have varied cut-off depending on the excellence of academics in their campus and the applicants should carefully evaluate all these standards and then appear for the entrance exam for their interested stream in that state.

JCECE 2021 Counselling & Admission

The JCECE counseling process will be conducted by the state board itself on the basis of prepared merit list and based on the performance of the applicant in the entrance test and they will be selected for the counseling.

Applicants have to produce their original documents at the time JCECE counseling. Late verification of the documents will be done, and then seats will be allotted to the candidates.

The seats will be distributed as per the vacancy of seat, score card and the choice filled by the candidates for a particular course.