NIMCET Notification 2020 | Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

NIMCET Notification 2020

NIMCET Notification 2020: Do you want to pursue MCA from NITs? Are you looking for NIMCET Latest Notification 2019?

Don’t worry! Here get a detailed guide on NIMCET Notification 2019 and complete application procedure for new academic year.

NIMCET Notification 2020

The NITs has published NIMCET Notification 2019 test for admission to their Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme. You should know that the ten NITs participate in NIMCET.

These are,

  • NIT Agartala,
  • NIT Allahabad,
  • NIT Bhopal,
  • NIT Calicut,
  • NIT Jamshedpur,
  • NIT Kurukshetra,
  • NIT Raipur,
  • NIT Surathkal,
  • NIT Tiruchirappalli (Trichy),
  • NIT Warangal.

By filling the NIT MCA Common Entrance Test 2020 application form, you will allow appearing for the entrance test.

You should keep in mind that counselling and admission to MCA programs at all the ten participating NITs.

The admission to the MCA program in all the ten participating National Institutes Of Technolog’s, NITs will be based on NIT MCA Common Entrance Test 2020 rank and your choice of the institute.

NIMCET 2020 Exam Overview

Before getting into the details guide of NIMCET Notification 2020, here you can check the overview of NIT MCA Common Entrance Test (NIMCET):

Name of the Exam

NIMCET 2020 (NIT MCA Common Entrance Test)

Mode of Exam


Exam Category


Duration of the Exam

2 hours (120 minutes)

Type of Questions

Objective MCQs

Number of Questions


Marking Scheme

Four marks are added for every correct answer and one mark deducted for every

Official Website

NIMCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

You should check the NIMCET 2020 eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. Make sure that you have met all required criteria as per NIMCET Notification 2020.

Here you can check the NIMCET 2020 eligibility criteria:

  • You should be an Indian Nationals having at least 60% marks in aggregate or 6.5 CGPA on a 10-point scales (55% marks or 6.0 CGPA on a 10-point scale in case of SC/ ST) in the following degrees:
    • Full-time B.Sc. / B.Sc. (Hons) / BCA / BIT / B.Voc. (Computer Science/ Computer Applications) of three years duration (minimum) from a recognised University with Mathematics/ Statistics as one of the subjects (OR)
    • E./ B.Tech. from a recognised University.

NIMCET Notification 2020 Important Dates

Here you can check the important exam dates (tentative) of NIMCET 2020 are as below:

Release of BIMCET Application Form

March 2020 1st Week

Last Date to Fill the Application Form

March 2020 4th Week

Release of NIMCET Admit Card

May 2020 2nd Week

NIT MCA Common Entrance Test 

May 2020 4th Week

Declaration of NIMCET Result and Rank Card

June 2020 1st Week

Choice Filling

June 2020 2nd Week

First Round of Allotment

June 2020 2nd Week

First Round of Remote Reporting in Person in Any of the Participating NIT’S

June 2020 3rd Week

Second Round of Allotment and Upgradation

June 2020 4th Week

Second Round of Remote Reporting in Person

July 2020 1st Week

Third Round of Allotment and Upgradation

July 2020 2nd Week

Third Round of Reporting in Person at the Allotted Institute and Surrendering the Allotted Seats by Those Who Do Not Wish to Join the Allotted Institute, But Wish to Participate in the Final Round of Allotment.

July 2020 2nd Week to 3rd Week

Announcement of Vacant Seats

July 2020 3rd Week

Fresh Choice Filling

July 2020 3rd Week

Final Round of Allotment

July 2020 3rd Week

Final Round of Reporting at the Allotted Institute

July 2020 4th Week

NIMCET Application Form 2020

You have to follow the step by step guide as given below to apply online for NIMCET 2020.

  • You can register yourself for NIMCET 2020 from the NIT MCA Common Entrance Test official website –
  • You have to submit your personal Email ID and Mobile Number. You will receive an email on your personal Email ID. In the email, a web link will be provided for the registration process.
  • By clicking on the link, the applicant will be directed to the webpage where he/she will first set the password and choose the security question and submit its answer.
  • After this, you will be directed to the application page. You need to fill all the details correctly.
  • After filling the Application Form, you need to upload all the relevant documents such as,
    • Photograph,
    • Signature,
    • Proof of identity,
    • Proof of date of birth (SSLC/ 10th Marks Card),
    • All other marks cards etc.,
    • The Category/ Caste/ PwD certificate(s), whichever is applicable.
  • Lastly, you need to pay online for the NIMCET application fee and submit the application form online.

You should note that the NIMCET 2020 application form will be released by 1st week of March 2020 (Tentatively).

NIMCET Notification 2020 Application Fee

The application processing fee for NIMCET 2020 is different based on category.

  • 2,200/- for OPEN/OBC category candidates,
  • 1,100/- for SC/ST/PwD category candidates.

You need to pay the fee in the online mode through the official website only.

NIMCET 2020 Exam Pattern

The exam will have 120 multiple choice questions covering the below four subjects from NIMCET Notification 2020.

  • Mathematics: 50 Questions
  • Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning: 40 Questions
  • Computer Awareness: 10 Questions
  • General English: 20 Questions

You should know that the exam is conducted in the English language.

Each question has four marks. You one mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer. You need to mark the responses in the OMR sheet using black or blue ink ballpoint pen only.

NIMCET Syllabus 2020

The NIMCET question paper has four sections. You can check the latest NIMCET Syllabus for each subject is given below:

Computer Awareness Section

  • Basics of Computer – Organization of a Computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), Input / Output Devices, Computer Memory, Structure of instructions in CPU and Back-Up Devices
  • Data Representation – Representation Of Characters, Binary And Hexadecimal Representations and Integers and Fractions
  • Binary Arithmetic – Addition, Subtraction, Venn Diagrams, Multiplication, Division, Boolean Algebra, Simple Arithmetic And Two’s Complement Arithmetic, Floating-Point Representation Of Numbers and Truth Tables

General English Section

Here your understanding of general concepts of the English language is tested.

You can check the topic details from the below table.



Basic English Grammar

Synonyms and Antonyms

Meaning of Idioms and Phrases

Technical Writing

Word Power

Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning Section

You have to answer questions based on the details given in the passage. Here your aptitude in logical situations are tested.

Mathematics Section

Here you have to deal with mathematics-related questions from the following topics.

Set Theory

Probability and Statistics



Coordinate Geometry



NIMCET 2019 Admit Card

If you have registered successfully for the exam, then you can download NIMCET Admit Card from April 14-25, 2019. NIMCET Hall Ticket is available on the official website. You should know that the authority will not be going to send the hall to candidates by post.

You need to follow the essential steps as given below to download the Admit Card:

  • Firstly, you have to enter into their official website
  • Now, you need to log in using valid credentials
  • You can find a link to find the admit card. Check for any discrepancies and download your Admit Card.
  • You have to take a print out if all details are correct
  • You have to send a mail to concern authority in case there is any difficulty/ problem in downloading NIMCET Admit Card. or within May 14 to 25, 2019. You must state the details of the application number and proof for the remittance of fee.
  • Admit must be preserved till the end of the counselling procedure.
  • You should keep in mind that, in case of loss of NIMCET 2019 Admit Card, no request for issuance of duplicate admit card will be entertained.

Information on NIMCET admit card

Name of candidate

Address of examination centre

Candidate’s father and mother name

Date of examination

Candidate’s date of birth

Timing of examination

Photograph of candidate

Roll number

Signature of candidate

Registration number

NIMCET Notification 2019 Contact Details

For any queries, you can contact:

The Secretary, NIMCET-2019,

Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences,

National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal

Srinivasnagar, Mangalore – 575025 Karnataka

email: (or)

NIMCET Notification 2019 Exam Center

NIMCET 2019 exam was conducted in 21 cities across the country. You can check the NIMCET exam centre 2019 from below.

Test Centre

Centre Code

Test Centre

Centre Code











































 NIMCET 2019 Result

You can easily check the result and download the scorecard PDF from the official website.

To check and download your NIMCET Result 2019, you need to follow the below guide.

  • You have to go to the official website of NIMCET 2019
  • Now you need to Login using username and password
  • Here you can easily view the result and download NIMCET scorecard PDF
  • You need to print scorecard for future use.

You should note that a merit/rank list will be prepared by the concerned authorities based on the marks obtained by all candidates in the entrance exam.

If your name is in the merit list, then you will be eligible for counselling for seat allotment.

NIMCET Notification 2019 Counselling

You should know that the NIMCET 2019 Counselling Date was started from June 16 to 25, 2019

NIMCET has three rounds of the online counselling process, and students are notified of the same accordingly.

Essential Steps in Counselling Process include:

  • You have to register for the counselling session on the official website.
  • You can lock your order of preference of NITs between June 10 to 14, 2019.
  • You need to pay an initial fee of INR 10000/- and present the receipt of the same at the time of the counselling.
  • You should have the following documents to appear for remote reporting:
    • Original academic documents
    • Proof of Date of Birth
    • Caste and relevant certificates for verification
    • Payment receipt of the initial fee Rs. 10,000/- (to be paid through NIMCET 2019 website only)
  • You will also be issued a provisional admission letter

We have covered a detailed guide on NIMCET Notification 2020. Feel free to ask any question in the comment section below.

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