TS Polycet | Application Form 2017|Admit Card|Eligibility Criteria|Exam Pattern|Syllabus|Preparation

TS Polycet (Telangana State Polytechnic Common Entrance Test)

TS Polycet (Telangana State Polytechnic Common Entrance Test) 2017 is a state level polytechnic entrance test for admission to various polytechnic courses in the field of engineering, non-engineering and technical education offered by various government and private polytechnic institutions across the Telangana state. The examination is conducted by the Telangana State Board of Technical Education, Government of Telangana.

TS Polycet is a state level entrance exam for admission in various polytechnic colleges of Telangana state. Thousands of candidates appear this exam every year. The exam is conducted by Telangana State Board of Technical Education.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate should be the citizen of India.
  • Applicant should belong to Telangana state.
  • Minimum educational requirement for appearing the entrance test is SSC/10th class passed with at least 35% marks from the state board or any other recognized board.
  • Qualifying examination must be passed with Mathematics as one of the subjects.
  • Candidates who have passed 10th class from NIOS/TOSS/APOSS/CBSE/ICSE are required to pass Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics individually with minimum 35% marks.
  • Appearing candidates may also apply.
  • There is no limitation in the age criteria for appearing TS Polycet.

Admit Card

TS Polycet Hall Ticket 2017 will be issued after the completion of the application form. TS Polycet (Telangana State Polytechnic Common Entrance Test) is a state level entrance exam. This exam is managed by the Telangana State Board of Technical Education. Through this exam, students will get admission into various engineering & non-engineering polytechnic courses. In this article, we provide the complete information about TS Polycet 2017 Hall Ticket.

TS Polycet 2017 Application Form

Aspirants can fill the TS Polycet 2017 application form in the second week of March 2017 (tentatively). The application form can be filled till the second week of April 2017. Students can fill the application form either by visiting the official website of exam conducting authority or candidates can also visit the nearest TS-Online or Help line centres for filling the application form. Candidates can visit the helpline centre along with application fee. The operators sitting at the helpline centres fills the candidate application form. Applicants will get the hall ticket on the same day of application submission.

Application Fee

Candidates belonging from general category are required to submit the application fee of Rs. 330/- and for SC/ST candidates, the application fee will be Rs. 165/-. Application fee can be paid via TSonline/payment gateway/Net Banking/Helpline centres.

TS Polycet 2017 Application Dates

Here, the application dates of TS Polycet 2017 is mentioned:

  • Online application form filling starts from: second week of March 2017
  • Last date of filling of online application form: second week of April 2017
  • Examination Date: third week of April 2017

How to Apply

The online application process of TS Polycet 2017 is mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website.
  • Enter details in the application form including personal and academic details.
  • Upload scanned photograph and signature
  • Check and confirm your entries.
  • Make the payment.
  • Download your hall ticket.

TS Polycet Exam Pattern

  • Mode: paper & pencil based test
  • No. of Questions: There will be 120 Multiple choice  questions from class X Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and English.
  • Duration: The duration of the exam will be two hours.
  • Marking Scheme: All questions will carry equal marks.
  • Negative marking: No negative marking in the question paper


  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics


Measurement: Dimensional analysis and error estimation, dimensional compatibility and significant figures.

Motion in one dimension: Average velocity, instantaneous velocity, one-dimensional motion with constant accelerations, freely falling bodies.

Laws of Motion: Force and inertia, Newton’s laws of motion, and their significance.

Motion in two dimensions: Projectile motion, uniform circular motion, tangential and radial acceleration in curve-linear motion, relative motion and relative acceleration. Work, Power, and Energy: Work was done by a constant and variable forces, kinetic and potential energy, power, Conservative and non-conservative forces, conservation of energy, gravitational energy, work energy theorem, the potential energy stored in spring.

Linear Momentum & collisions: Linear momentum & impulse, conservation of linear momentum for two particle system, collisions, collision in one dimension, collision in two dimensions, rocket propulsion.

Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis: Angular velocity and angular acceleration, rotational kinematics, rotational motion with constant angular acceleration relationship between angular and linear quantities, rotational energy, moment of inertia for a ring, rod, spherical shell, sphere and plane lamina, torque and angular acceleration, work and energy in rotational motion, rolling motion of a solid sphere and cylinder.

Gravitation: Gravitational field, Keller’s laws and motion of planets, planetary and satellite motion, geostationary satellite. Oscillatory motion: Harmonic motion, oscillatory motion of the mass attached to spring, kinetic & potential energy, period of a simple pendulum, comparing simple and harmonic motion with uniform circular motion, forced oscillations, damped oscillations, and resonance.

Mechanics of solids and fluids: States of matter young’s modulus, bulk modulus, shear modulus of rigidity, variations of pressure with depth, Buoyant Forces and Archimedes principle, Pascal’s law, Bernoulli’s theorem and its application, surface energy, surface tension, angle of contact, capillary rise, coefficient of viscosity, viscous force, terminal velocity, Stake’s law, stream line motion, Reynolds’s numbers.

Heat and Thermodynamics: First law of thermodynamics, specific heat of an ideal gas at constant volume and constant pressure, relation between them, thermodynamics process (reversible, irreversible, isothermal, adiabatic), second law of thermodynamics, concept of entropy and concept of absolute scale, efficiency of a Carnot engine, thermal conductivity, Newton’s law of cooling, black body radiation, Wien’s displacement law, Stefan’s law.

Modern Physics: Photo-electric equation, matter waves, quantization, Planck’s hypothesis, Bohr’s model of hydrogen atom and its spectra, ionization potential, Rydberg constant, solar spectrum and Fraunhofer lines, fluorescence and phosphorescence, X-Rays and their productions, characteristic and continuous spectra.

Nuclear Instability, radioactive decay laws, Emission of α, β, γ rays, Mass – defect, Mass-Energy Equivalence, Nuclear Fission Nuclear Reactors, Nuclear Fusion. Classification of Conductors, Insulators and semiconductors on the basis of energy bands in solids, PN junction, PN Diode, Junction Transistors, Transistor as an Amplifier and Oscillator.

Principles of Logic Gates ( AND, OR and NOT ) Analog Vs Digital communication, Difference between Radio and television, Signal propagation, Principle of LASER and MASER, Population Inversion, Spontaneous and Stimulated Emission.


Atomic Structure: Bohr’s concept. Quantum numbers, Electronic configuration, molecular orbital theory for homonuclear molecules, Pauli’s exclusion principle. Chemical Bonding: oxidisingElectrovalency, co-valency, hybridization involving s,p and d orbitals hydrogen bonding. Redox Reactions: Oxidationoxidizingand reducing agents, balancing of equations.

 Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics: Equilibrium constant (for gaseous system only) Le Chaterlier’s principle, ionic equilibrium, Ostwald’s dilution law, hydrolysis, pH and buffer solution, solubility product, common-ion effect, rate constant and first order reaction. Acid – Base Concepts:B ronsted Lowry & Lewis.

Electrochemistry: Electrode potential and electro-chemical series. Catalysis: Types and applications. Colloids: Types and preparation, Brownian movement, Tyndall effect, coagulation and peptization. Colligative Properties of Solution: Lowering of vapour pressure, Osmotic pressure, depression of freezing point, elevation of boiling point, determination of molecular weight.

Periodic Table: Classification of elements on the basis of electronic configuration, properties of s,p and d block elements, ionization potential, electronegativity & electron affinity. Preparation and Properties of the following: Hydrogen peroxide. copper sulphate, silver nitrate, plaster of paris, borax, Mohr’s salt, alums, white and red lead, microcosmic salt and bleaching powder, sodium thiosulphate.

Thermochemistry: Exothermic & endothermic reactions Heat of reaction, Heat of combustion & formation, neutralisation, Hess’s law.

General Organic Chemistry: Shape of organic compounds, Inductive effect, mesomeric effect, electrophiles & nucleophiles, Reaction intermediates:carboniumion, carbanions& free radical, Types of organic reactions, CannizzaroFriedel Craft, Perkin, Aldol condensation. Isomerism: Structural, Geometrical & Optical IUPAC: Nomenclature of simple organic compounds.


Algebra: Sets relations & functions, De-Morgan’s Law, Mapping Inverse relations, Equivalence relations, Peano’s axioms, Definition of rationals and integers through equivalence relation, Indices and surds, Solutions of simultaneous and quadratic equations, A.P., G.P. and H.P., Special sums i.e. ∑n2 and ∑n3 (n∑N ), Partial fraction, Binomial theorem for any index, exponential series, Logarithm and Logarithmic series. Determinants and their use in solving simultaneous linear equations, Matrices, Algebra of matrices, Inverse of a matrix, Use of matrix for solving equations.

Probability: Definition, Dependent and independent events, Numerical problem on addition and multiplication, theorem of probability. Trigonometry: Identities, Trigonometric equations, properties of triangles, solution of triangles, heights and distances, Inverse function, Complex numbers and their properties, Cube roots of unity, De-Moivre’s theorem.

Co-ordinate Geometry: Pair of straight lines, Circles, General equation of second degree, parabola, ellipse and hyperbola, tracing of conics.

Calculus: Limits & continuity of functions, Differentiation of function of function, tangents & normal, Simple examples of Maxima & Minima, Indeterminate forms, Integration of function by parts, by substitution and by partial fraction, definite integral, application to volumes and surfaces of frustums of sphere, cone and cylinder. Differential equations of first order and of first degree.

Vectors : Algebra of vectors, scalar and vector products of two and three vectors and their applications. Dynamics : Velocity, composition of velocity, relative velocity, acceleration, composition of accelerations, Motion under gravity, Projectiles, Laws of motion, Principles of conservation of momentum and energy, direct impact of smooth bodies.

Statics: Composition of coplanar, concurrent and parallel forces moments and couples resultant of set of coplanar forces and condition of equilibrium, determination of centroid in simple cases, Problems involving friction.

TS Polycet 2017 Result

TS Polycet 2017 result will be announced through the official website of the board. The result will be declared in the month of May tentatively. On the basis of the result the counselling will be held. Only those candidates who have scored well in the entrance examination will be called for the counselling process.

How to Prepare


We have to select one topic in any of one subject and complete that topic in one day. Similarly divide all subjects into 15 to 20 topics and complete all in maximum of 20 days. Mathematics subject divide into 10 topics and physics and chemistry into 5 topics in each. Prepare like this math1 -> physics1-> math2-> chemistry1->math3->physics2->math4->chemistry2 ——-


Gather model papers, previous papers, practice papers from market or from online and practice all and check the answers. Find mistakes and note down them in a note book. This will be complete in 2 to 4 days.


In revise section we will concentrate on topics where we have done mistakes at the time of practice. 2 to 4 days time assign for this section. Finally 25 to 28 days duration is enough to prepare for PolyCET 2017. Refer NCERT Books too


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