MBA Entrances-State Level

Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET) is conducted for the admission into M.B.A. and M.C.A. courses (full time/part-time/evening/distance mode) offered by the following Universities in the State of Telangana including their affiliated colleges. TS ICET 2023 will be conducted in the online mode by Kakatiya University Warangal, on behalf of TSCHE, Hyderabad.

  1. Prof. Jayashankar Agricultural University (PJAU), Hyderabad.
  2. Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University (Dr. BRAOU), Hyderabad.
  3. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad (JNTU-H), Hyderabad.
  4. Osmania University (OU), Hyderabad.
  5. Kakatiya University (KU), Warangal.
  6. Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU), Nalgonda.
  7. Palamuru University (PU), Mahabubnagar.
  8. Satavahana University (SU), Karimnagar.
  9. Telangana University (TU), Nizamabad.

Important Dates of TS ICET 2023:

Date of Commencement of Submission of Online Applications: 06-03-2023

Last date for Submission of Online Applications without Late Fee: 06-05-2023

  • With a Late fee of 250/- : 12-05-2023
  • With a Late fee of 500/- : 18-05-2023
  • Correction of online application (Data already submitted by the candidates) : 12th May, 2023 (Friday) to 15th May, 2023 (Monday)

Start of Downloading of TS ICET-2023 Hall Tickets: 22-05-2023 (Monday)

TS ICET-2023 Examination: 26-05-2023 & 27-05-2023 (Friday & Saturday); 10.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. & 2.30 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Announcement of Preliminary Key: 05-06-2023 (Monday)

Last Date for Submission of Objections on Preliminary Key: 06-06-2023 (Tuesday) to 08-06-2023 (Thursday)

Announcement of Final Key and Test Entrance Results: 20-06-2023 (Tuesday)

Eligibility and Qualifying marks:

  1. For MBA: Should have passed a recognized Bachelor's Degree Examination of minimum three years duration (except Oriental Languages) with at least 50 per cent marks (45 per cent marks in case of reserved categories of SC, ST and BC) in the qualifying examination.
  2. For MCA: Should have passed a recognized Bachelor's Degree examination of minimum three years duration (except Oriental Languages) with Mathematics at 10+2 level with at least 50 per cent marks (45 per cent marks in case of reserved categories of SC, ST and BC) in the qualifying examination.

Qualifying marks in TS ICET-2023 is 25% and no minimum marks are prescribed for SC/ST candidates.

TSICET-2023 Applications should be submitted through ONLINE mode only. The Registration fee for online submission and late fee, if applicable, may be paid at TS/AP Online Centres in TS and AP, and also through payment gateways (Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking).

ONLINE APPLICATION FEE: ` 750/- for others and ` 550/- in case of SC/ST and Differently Abled Candidates

Test Pattern:

The test consists of 200 questions of one mark each. This is an objective type test to be conducted in online mode and the questions are of multiple choice. Out of the given options, the candidate has to choose the correct answer. If the Candidate gives more than one answer to any question, such answers will be ignored while awarding marks.

Medium of Test: English only for Section-C and English & Telugu and English & Urdu for Section-A & Section-B parts of the question paper.

Section-A: Analytical Ability

  1. Data Sufficiency - 20 questions
  2. Problem Solving - 55 questions.

Section-B: Mathematical Ability

  1. Arithmetical Ability - 35 questions
  2. Algebraical and Geometrical Ability- 30 questions
  3. Statistical Ability- 10 questions

Section-C: Communication Ability

  1. Vocabulary -10 questions
  2. Business and Computer Terminology -10 questions
  3. Functional Grammar- 15 questions
  4. Reading Comprehension- 15 questions


Candidates will be given State-wide ranks in the order of merit in the TSICET - 2023. For the preparation of merit list, in case more than one student scores the same ranks at TSICET, the tie will be resolved as follows:

  • By considering the marks scored in Section-A
  • If the tie persists, marks obtained by a student in Section-B will be taken into consideration.
  • If the tie still persists, the tie will be resolved by taking into account the age of the candidate giving the priority to older candidate.

Rank obtained in TSICET - 2023 is valid for admission into MBA/MCA course (full-time / part-time / evening / distance mode/DOL) of the listed 9 universities in Telangana State for the academic year 2023-2024.

Test Centres:

Adilabad, Bhadradri Kothagudem, Hyderabad I, Hyderabad II, Hyderabad III, Hyderabad IV, Karimnagar, Khammam, Kodad, Mahabubnagar, Nalgonda, Narsampet, Nizamabad, Sangareddy, Sathupally, Warangal, Kurnool, Vijayawada, Tirupati, Visakhapatnam