Chhattisgarh Pre Engineering Test


Chhattisgarh Pre Engineering Test

Application Date: 23 April 2023 to 1 May 2023 (tentative)

Exam Date: 23 May 2023 (tentative)

Conducting Authority: Chattisgarh Professional Examination Board

The CGPET examination is conducted by the Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board (CPEB), Raipur. This body regulates and manages all the activities around the examination. Through the CGPET exam, the students get admission into various engineering courses in the state of Chhattisgarh. The CG PET 2023 application form is expected to be available on the official website of the exam from 23 April 2023 to 1 May 2023. Students who are wishing to sit for this year's CGPET exam can check the other information related to the exam below.

Exam Overview

By- Akanksha Yadav

What is the CGPET 2023 exam?

The full form of the CGPET exam is the Chhattisgarh Pre-Engineering Test. The conducting authority of this exam is the Chhattisgarh Professional Examination Board (CPEB). After passing this exam, aspirants get admission into various UG engineering programmes offered by participating institutes/colleges in the state. Admissions are given on the basis of scores obtained by the aspirants in the CG PET 2023 entrance exam.

CG PET 2023 application form will be available on the official website of the exam ie The students should check the eligibility requirements of the exam before going for registration.

CG PET 2023 exam is a pen-paper-based examination. CG PET 2023 results are announced on the official website. Students who appeared in the exam can download the CG PET answer key 2023 once it is out. 

Once the examination is over, the students who will qualify for the examination will be called to participate in the CG PET 2023 counselling process. Then the students are allotted seats based on their rank secured in the qualifying exam, preference of colleges and courses and availability of seats.

Exam Pattern

What is the CG PET 2023 exam pattern?

The aspirants who are preparing for the CGPET 2023 examination, are advised to first go through the exam pattern & syllabus and know the topics that have to be examined by them. This will help them in understanding the examination better. The exam pattern of the CG PET examination is mentioned below for the student's use.

CG PET 2023 exam pattern:

  • The exam is conducted in offline mode(pen and paper-based).
  • The questions are asked from three major subjects which are Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • The duration of the examination is 3 hours.
  • The total number of questions is 150.
  • The total marks are 150.
  • There is no negative marking for incorrect answers while 1 mark will be given for every correct answer.


What is the eligibility required for the CGPET 2023 exam?

The aspirants should first check the eligibility criteria prescribed by the authorities before going for registration. The eligibility requirements for the exam are given below for the students' reference.

  • The aspirant should have passed his/her class 12 or equivalent exam from a recognized board with physics and mathematics as the compulsory subjects. The students can have chemistry, biotechnology, biology, and technical vocational courses as their optional subjects in class 12 or equivalent exams.
  • The student should have a minimum aggregate of 45% marks in the qualifying exam if he/she belongs to the General category. For the reserved category (SC/ST/OBC/female and PWD), the minimum marks requirement is an aggregate of 40% marks in the qualifying exam.
  • The minimum age of the candidate should be 17 years while the upper age limit is 30 years. It basically means that the student should not be more than 30 years old as on July 1 of the exam year. For the reserved category, there is 3 years relaxation in the upper age limit.
  • The student should provide a domicile certificate as per the guidelines laid down by the government.

Exam Syllabus

What is the syllabus of CGPET 2023?

The subject-wise syllabus of the CGPET 2023 exam is given below.


Physics: Unit 01
Units and dimensions, fundamental and derived units, dimensional analysis, S.I. units
Physics: Unit 02
Linear motion in one and two dimensions, cases of uniform velocity and uniform acceleration, general relation among position and velocity, uniform circulation motion
Physics: Unit 03
Force and laws of motion
Force and inertia, Newton's law of motion, conservation of momentum and energy static, and kinetic friction, uniform circular motion
Physics: Unit 04
Work, energy, and power
Work done by force, energy, power, elastic collisions, potential energy, gravitational potential energy and its angular conversion to kinetic energy, potential energy of a spring
Physics: Unit 05
Rotational motion and moment of inertia
Rigid body rotation, couple, torque, angular momentum conservation of its momentum, moment of inertia, theorems of parallel and perpendicular axis (moment of inertia of uniform ring, disc thin rod, and cylinder only)
Physics: Unit 06
Acceleration due to gravity and its variation, universal law of gravitation, motion of satellites, escape velocity, synchronous satellite and polar satellite
Physics: Unit 07
Properties of solids and fluids
Elasticity, Hook's law, Young's modulus, shear and bulk modulus, surface energy and surface tension, fluid pressure, atmospheric pressure, viscosity of fluids, kinetic theory of gases, gas laws, kinetic energy and temperature
Physics: Unit 08
Heat and thermodynamics
Heat, temperature, thermometers, specific heats at constant volume and constant pressure, mechanical equivalent of heat isothermal and adiabatic processes
Heat conduction in one dimension
Convection and radiation, Stefan's law and Newton's law of cooling, zeroth, first, and second law of thermodynamics
Physics: Unit 09
Periodic motion, simple harmonic motion, oscillations in spring, laws of simple pendulum
Physics: Unit 10
Transverse and longitudinal wave motion, speed of sound, principle of superposition, progressive and stationary waves, beats and Doppler effect
Physics: Unit 11
Wave nature of light, interference, Young's double slit experiment, velocity of light and Doppler's effect in light, reflection, refraction, total internal reflection, curved mirrors, lenses, mirror and lens formulae, dispersion in prism
Absorption and emission spectra, optical instruments
The human eye, defects of vision, magnification and resolving power of telescope and microscope
Physics: Unit 12
Bar magnet, lines of force, torque on a bar magnet due to magnetic field, earth's magnetic field, tangent galvanometer, vibration magnetometer, paramagnetic, diamagnetic, and ferromagnetic substances
Physics: Unit 13
Coulomb's law of electrostatics, dielectric constant, electric field and potential due to a point charge, dipole, dipole field, Gauss's law in simple geometric
Electrostatic potential, capacitance, parallel plate and spherical capacitors, capacitors in series and parallel, energy of a capacitor
Physics: Unit 14
Current electricity
Electric current, Ohm's law, Kirchhoff's laws, resistances in series and parallel, temperature dependence of resistance, Wheatstone bridge and potentiometer
Measurement of voltages and currents
Physics: Unit 15
Effect of electric current
Magnetic thermal and chemical effect of current, electric power heating effects of currents, chemical effects and law of electrolysis, thermoelectricity, Biot-Savart law, magnetic fields due to a straight wire, circular loop and solenoid
Force on a moving charge in a magnetic field (Lorentz force), magnetic moment of a current loop, effect of a uniform magnetic field of a current loop, forces between two currents, moving galvanometer, ammeter and voltmeter
Physics: Unit 16
Electromagnetic induction and alternating current
Magnetic flux, electromagnetic induction, induced EMF, Faraday's law, Lenz's law, self and mutual inductance, alternating currents impedance and reactance growth, and decay of current in L-R circuit, elementary idea of dynamo and transformer
Physics: Unit 17
Electron, photon, and radioactivity
e' and 'e/m' for an electron, photon, Einstein's photoelectric equation, photocells
Bohr model of the atom, Hydrogen spectrum, Composition of nucleus, atomic masses and isotopes, radioactivity, laws of radioactive decay, decay constant, half-life and mean life, Mass-energy relation, fission, X-Ray: properties and uses
Physics: Unit 18
Elementary ideas of conductor, semiconductor and insulator, intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors, diode, transistor, oscillator, digital circuit and logic gates
For Chemistry:
  • Atomic Structure
  • Chemical Bond
  • Solutions
  • Solid-state
  • Nuclear Chemistry
  • Chemical Equilibrium
  • Ionic Equilibrium
  • Thermochemistry And Thermodynamics
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Electrochemistry
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
For Mathematics:
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Co-ordinate Geometry Of Two Dimensions
  • Co-ordinate Geometry Of Three Dimensions
  • Vector Algebra
  • Differential Calculus
  • Integral Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Statistics
  • Numerical Methods
  • Information Technology

Result & Counselling

CGPET 2023 Results:

The results of the CGPET 2023 exam will be released online on the official website of the exam. The students can download the scorecard by logging into their account using their CGPET 2023 roll number. The merit list of the exam is prepared on the basis of the student's rank obtained in the CGPET 2023 exam.

Steps to follow while downloading the CG PET 2023 result:

The students can check the result of CG PET by following the detailed steps below,

  • Visit the official website
  • Now click on the result link.
  • Enter your roll number and click on the submit button
  • The CG PET 2023 result will shown on the screen
  • Download it as a PDF file.

Details mentioned on the CG PET result 2023

  • Student's name
  • Roll number 
  • Photograph & signature
  • Gender and Category
  • Marks obtained by the student in the exam
  • The rank of the student


The counselling process for the CGPET 2023 exam will be conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) Chattisgarh in online mode. The CG PET counselling process is divided into three rounds. The counselling process includes steps like option filling, document verification, fee payment, seat allotment, reporting etc. 

The seat allotment is done on the basis of the ranks obtained by the students, seat availability and choices locked by the students.

What is the CG PET 2023 counselling process:

  • In this step, the student will need to register for CG PET 2023 by providing the necessary details.
  • Now, the student will upload the required documents in the prescribed format.
  • In this step, the student will pay the CG PET counselling fee online through a credit/debit card or internet banking.
  •  The students will have to fill in the institute's choices and courses as per the schedule. 
  • They will have the option to add, delete, modify and rearrange their choices. 
  • The students will have to lock their choices before the last date and take a printout along with the filled choices.
  • After the choice-locking process is completed, the candidate will report to the allotted centres for the document verification process. He/She will need to bring their original documents along with photocopies to the facility centres. The exam authorities will give a receipt cum acknowledgement slip to the students after the document verification process.

Registration & Application Process

How to register for CGPET 2023 exam?

The application form for the CGPET 2023 exam is released on the official website of the exam. The students should make sure that they have all the required documents in the prescribed format before going for the registration process. Failing to provide all the documents in the prescribed format, might cause you the cancellation of your application form. Here are the steps needed during registration process.

Steps to Fill CG PET 2023 Application Form:

Step 1- CG PET registration: In this step, the student will select their choice of course and upload their photograph and signature in the prescribed format and dimensions.

Specification of Documents                                                                                                            





3.5 cm x 4.5 cm

File should not be less than 40 KB and not more than 50kb



File should not be less than 40 KB and not more than 50 KB  

Step 2 - Filling of Application Form: In this step, the student will fill in all the necessary personal information in the form and also he/she will select the exam centre of his/her choice.

Step 3- Payment of CG PET 2023 application fee: In this step, the student will pay the required application fee of CG PET 2023 online.

Step 4: Save a copy of the submitted CG PET application form- At the end, the student will submit the application form and save a copy of it for future use.

What are the CGPET 2023 application fees?        


Amount (Rs)







Want to learn more about this course?

Ask our Experts today about the program and career guidance.