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GMCH Combined Entrance Test (GCET-2020)


GMCH Combined Entrance Test (GCET-2020) and Admission to:

  1.  B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology
  2.  B.Sc. Medical Technology (X-Ray)
  3.  B.Sc. Medical Technology (Anaesthesia & Operation Theatre Techniques)
  4.  B. Optom.
  5.  B.Sc. Nursing

Online Application Form  will be available in two parts:

Part-I: To be filled for appearing in GCET-2020.

Part-II: To be filled by candidates who qualify GCET-2020 for appearing in counseling for admission to various courses


Application fee

Rs. 2000/- (Other Categories) + Bank charges (if any)

Rs. 1000/- (SC Category) + Bank charges (if any)


Admission to these courses will be strictly on the basis of rank/merit obtained in GMCH Combined Entrance Test (GCET-2020) to be conducted by Government Medical College & Hospital, Chandigarh.

ii. The courses are open to Indian Nationals only.

iii. Age: Minimum 17 years as on 31.12.2020.

iv. The candidate should clearly specify the Pool against which he/she wishes to apply (UT Chandigarh Pool/General Pool).

v. The candidate should clearly specify the category against which he/she wishes to apply (General/SC/In-service).

vi. Candidates desirous of applying for more than one course are not required to submit separate application form. The candidates shall be admitted, as per their preference of discipline if available at the time of counseling, in order of their rank in the GCET-2020.

vii. A candidate must have passed in 10+2 standard examination or other equivalent qualifying examination individually in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English and with the following aggregate percentage : General category: not less than 45% SC category: not less than 40% 

viii. Admission will be made strictly on the basis of rank secured in GCET-2020.



i. UT Chandigarh Pool (85%):- Chandigarh Administration‘s circular No. 19/1/93/IH (3-99/11136) dated 9th June, 1999 provides that 85% seats of the total sanctioned intake of an institution will be filled up from amongst the students who pass their qualifying examination from schools/colleges recognized by the Chandigarh Administration and located in the Union Territory, Chandigarh, as regular students of the said school/college.

ii. General Pool (15%):- Remaining 15% seats will be filled from amongst students, who passed their qualifying examination from institutions other than those located in the Union Territory, Chandigarh.

iii. In both pools, 15%* seats are reserved for Scheduled Castes (SC). *In calculation of percentage of seats for reserved category/categories the figure has been rounded off to lower whole number if decimal point is less than 0.5, and to higher whole number if the decimal point is 0.5 or more.




Course Duration U.T. Chandigarh Pool 85% Seats General Pool (Other states 15% seats)
B.Sc. MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY (Anaesthesia and Operation Theatre Techniques) 3yrs 14 2
B.OPTOM. 4yrs including 1yr internship 3 2
B.Sc. Nursing 4yrs including 6months internship 30 5


For 10+2 (Medical Group i.e. Physics, Chemistry & Biology) passed candidate for all courses

a) Syllabus will be of 10+2 standard equivalent to AISSCE/ CBSE/ ICSE/ SSCE/ HSCE.

Biology 50 Questions

Physics 25 Questions

Chemistry 25 Questions



 Date of availability and submission of forms online & Submission of fee online                 01.10.2020 to 15.10.2020 upto 4.00 PM

Display of lists of candidates for GCET-2020 Entrance Test                                                20.10.2020 (Tuesday)

Admit cards availability on GMCH website for downloading                                                 21.10.2020 (Wednesday) onwards

Date of GCET-2020 i.e. Entrance Test                                                                                 24.10.2020 (Saturday) at 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM Declaration of Result & Display of Merit list                                                                                                               28.10.2020 (Wednesday)