The Assam Common Entrance Examination, commonly referred to as CEE, is a state-level engineering entrance assessment exam conducted by Assam science and technology university (ASTU) for admission into various government and private engineering colleges of Assam. Lakhs of students participate in CEE every year to pursue their dream of becoming an engineer. The syllabus of Assam CEE syllabus is usually based on the syllabus of Assam Higher Secondary Education Council and involves three subjects: Physics, Chemistry, and mathematics. Board will release Assam CEE 2021 syllabus soon. Assam CEE 2021 is expected to be conducted in April 2021. The registration process for the examination will start soon.[Also Read: Free Coaching for Aspirants of Competitive Exams in Dibrugarh]
About Assam CEE 2021 Entrance
As we all know that, Assam CEE is a state-level entrance examination conducted by Assam science and technology university (ASTU) for admission into various state-controlled prestigious engineering colleges in Assam such as Assam engineering college, Jorhat engineering college, and many more. As per the recent official notification, Assam CEE 2021 is expected to be conducted in April. However, the board has not yet confirmed any specific date for Assam CEE 2021.
Assam CEE 2021 Important Dates
Assam CEE entrance exam is expected to be conducted in the month of April. The candidate can keep track of all Assam CEE important dates here:
Assam CEE 2021 Entrance Events
Registration Start Date
14 July 2021
Registration Last Date
2 August 2021
Admit Card Release
15 days before exam
CEE 2021 Exam Date
29 August 2021
Within 10 days of exam
1st phase of the Counselling
Assam CEE 2021 Application Form
The application process for CEE 2021 will start from the 1st week of March (tentative). Candidates can access the application form by visiting the official website of CEE i.e. https://astu.ac.in Here you can find some details that you need to know about the application process of CEE 2021.
- The application process for CEE 2021 will be completely online.
- Candidates have to visit the official website of CEE 2021 to register for it. A valid phone number, as well as an email address, is required for the registration process. An application number will get generated after the successful completion of the registration process.
- After registration, participants will have to fill up the main application form. All personal details along with the educational details have to be filled in.
- Participants need to upload a passport size image (20-35 kb) and signature 15-30 kb).
- After completing the above-mentioned steps, participants will have to pay the examination fee via online mode.
- Candidates will receive a message along with an email to their registered email address and mobile number once the submission of the Assam CEE application form 2021 is successful.
Assam CEE 2021 Application Form Fee
Here are some details that you need to know about CEE 2021 application fee.
- All category participants have to pay Rs 750/- as an application fee.
- The application fee is non-refundable.
- Participants can use any online mode of banking such as net banking, debit card, credit card, to pay the application fee.
Assam CEE Entrance Exam 2021 Eligibility
Getting to know the eligibility for Assam CEE Entrance Exam is very important. Here, below, you can find all the details about it.
CEE General Eligibility Criteria
When it comes to the general eligibility criteria, the following points need to be understood well:
- The candidate must be an Indian citizen and a permanent resident of Assam.
- Candidates should not be less than 17 years on August 1, 2021. The maximum permissible age limit is 21 years.
- There will be an age relaxation of 3 years for SC/ ST candidates & 1 year for B.Sc. graduates
CEE Education Qualification Criteria
You can find all the important information of the educational qualification below:
- Candidate should have passed class 12 or equivalent exam from Assam board or any other recognized board.
- The candidate must have passed Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and English without any grace marks.
- Qualifying marks for general category participants are 50% in Physics, Chemistry, and mathematics.
- Qualifying marks for the SC category is 45% and the ST category is 40% in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
Assam CEE 2021 Exam Pattern
Board has not announced any change in Assam CEE 2021 exam pattern so far. Students can expect the same pattern as previous years. Here are some details about the exam pattern that participants of CEE 2021 need to know.
Mode of CEE Examination
The mode of examination will be offline and OMR sheet based. Candidates need to use a ball pen (Black/blue) to mark their correct answers.
CEE Exam Language
Assam CEE entrance exam Question paper will be provided in both English & Assamese.
Assam CEE Exam Duration
Assam CEE entrance exam duration is of 3 hours. You have to plan to complete all your answers within that time only.
Types & No. of Questions
There will be total 120 questions, you have to answers. All the answers for each question will be in MCQ form. The candidate needs to select the correct answer.
The total marks is 480.
Is There Negative Marking in Assam CEE?
For every wrong answer, there will be a deduction of one mark. For un-attempted questions, no marks will be deducted. But for multiple answers, marks will be deducted.
Assam CEE Subject-wise Marks Distribution
Let us have a look at the distribution of marks subject-wise as under:
|Assam CEE Subject-wise Exam Marks Distribution|
Number of Questions
Assam CEE 2021 Entrance Syllabus
Solid and Semiconductor Devices; Law of motions; solid and fluids; Electromagnetic Waves; molecule and nuclei; description of motion in 2D and 3D; Rotational motion and moment of inertia; Ray Optics; Unit and Measurements; atom, Transfer of heat; Thermal and Chemical Effect of Current; Solid and Semiconductors; Work, Energy and Power, etc.
States of Matter; Atomic Structure; Some Basic Concept; Chemical Equilibrium; Chemical Energetics and Thermodynamics; Redox Reactions and ElectroChemistry; Surface Chemistry; Rates of Chemical Reactions and Chemical Kinetics; Chemistry of Non-Metals – 1; Chemistry of Non-metals-II; Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure; Chemistry of Lighter Metals; Chemistry of Representative Elements; Heavy Metals; Transition Metals Including Lanthanides; Coordination Chemistry and Organometallics; Purification and Characterisation of Organic Compounds; Some Basic Principles; Organic Compound Containing Halogens; Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen; Synthetic and Natural Polymers; Chemistry In Action; Environmental Chemistry; Hydrocarbons.
Complex numbers; Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion; Differential Equations; Dynamics; Integral Calculus; Sets, Relations, and Functions; Permutations and Combinations; Binomial Theorem and Its Applications; Sequences and Series; Differential Calculus; Matrices and Determinants; Permutations and Combinations; Two-Dimensional Geometry; Three Dimensional Geometry; Statics; Dynamics; Trigonometry; Mathematical Induction and Its Application; Binomial Theorem and Its Applications; Vector Algebra.
Assam CEE 2021 Admit Card Release
When it comes to Assam CEE 2021 admit card, it is expected to be released on the 2nd week of April 2021. Below are the steps to download CEE 2021 admit card.
- The candidate needs to visit the official website of CEE 2021.
- After visiting the website, the candidate needs to login using the application number and password.
- Admit card will get displayed on the screen upon successful login.
- Click on download and take a printout of your admit card.
Assam CEE Answer Keys Release
Assam CEE 2021 entrance answer key will be released on the official website of ASTU after the successful completion of CEE 2021. Answer keys are released in PDF format for all papers. Do visit ASTU official website to download the answer keys.
Assam CEE 2021 Entrance Result
The result of Assam CEE 2021 entrance is expected to be announced on the 2nd week of May 2021.
Assam CEE 2021 Cut Off
As the competition level of such examination is very high, it is very difficult to predict the cut off for such competitive exams. The cutoff marks of CEE 2021 will depend on various factors, such as the number of seats available, number of total participants, difficulty level of the examination, etc.
Here are the previous year's 1st counseling cutoff marks. You can expect the same trend in Assam CEE 2021...
Assam CEE Cutoff Marks
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Son/Daughters of Government Employees
Assam CEE 2021 Counselling Dates
The online counselling sessions of Assam CEE 2021 will be conducted in the month of September 2021. After clearing the cutoff marks of Assam CEE 2021, candidates need to register for the counselling process separately on CEE 2021 counselling website.
Assam CEE Contact Details
Assam Science and Technology University
Tetelia Road, Near Assam Engineering College, Jalukbari, Guwahati, Assam 781013
Controller of Examinations: +91-8135847031
Telephone #: Reception: 0361-2732002 / 8811079300
Assam CEE Exam Centers
Following are the exam centers for Assam CEE...
How to Prepare for Assam CEE?
Here are some tips to prepare/crack Assam CEE 2021 in the best way:
Understand CEE 2021 Syllabus & Pattern
Studying without a syllabus is like driving a car with no knowledge about the root map. Download the syllabus of CEE 2021 from their official website and go through it properly. It will help in getting a good idea about what to read and what not to. It will also help you to prepare your agenda.
A well Planned Time Table is a Must
A proper study plan can help you to crack such highly competitive examinations like CEE 2021. Prepare a timetable and follow it rigorously.
Find out which topics have more weightage
Your next step is to find out important topics of each subject. Go through the previous year's question papers and take the help of some good online data to list out all the important topics that have more weightage.
Study efficiently and effectively. Learning some easy question-solving method can help you score more. Find out which study technique works well for you. And follow that during your entire preparation period.
Prepare a Strategy for Each Subject
Make sure that you are allotting sufficient time for each subject. Prepare a strategy for each subject. Set a daily, weekly, and monthly target. This will help you a lot in tracking your progress and will also help you to know what to be studied and when.
Revise as much as Possible
Revision plays a very significant role. You must give sufficient time to revise every topic that you have covered so that everything stays fresh in the mind. It should be done frequently.
Learn Time Management & Practice Previous year question papers
Time management plays a very important role in such highly competitive examinations. You will get only 3 hours to attempt 120 questions. "Practice makes perfect". By practicing well, it will not only help in boosting your confidence but also help in time management as well.
Make sure that you sleep enough and eat healthy during your preparation period. Do make sure to exercise regularly as this would make you stay fit.
Assam CEE 2021 Frequently Asked QuestionsFAQ: How many times CEE are held in a year?
Answer: CEE is conducted once a year.
FAQ: What is the mode of CEE 2021?
Answer: CEE 2021 will be conducted in offline mode. Candidate need to mark the correct answer in the OMR sheet using a ball pen (Blue/black)
FAQ: Are there any changes in the exam pattern of CEE 2021?
FAQ: Do colleges in other states consider Assam CEE 2021 exam?
Answer: No, other states will not consider the rank you get in Assam CEE 2021. This is for Assam colleges only.
FAQ: When will the authorities announce Assam CEE 2021 session?
Answer: Well, the registration process starts from the 14 July 2021 where the last date of registration would be on the 2 August 2021.
FAQ: What is the expected date for Assam CEE counselling?
Answer: The 1st phase of counselling will start in the September 2021.
FAQ: Will there be negative marking in Assam CEE 2021?
Answer: There will be a deduction of one mark for every wrong answer. For unattempted questions, no marks will be deducted. But for multiple answers, marks will be deducted accordingly. So, try to prepare well for the exam to score good marks.
FAQ: When will I be able to apply for Assam CEE 2021?
Answer: You would be able to apply for Assam CEE 2021 when the registration process will start in the 14th July 2021.
Wish you all the best!!