TS ICET Counselling 2018

Last date to report to allotted MBA/MCA college after TS-ICET counselling closed on August 5, 2018. However, the candidates who could not attent the TS-ICET 2018 Counselling could get admission in the colleges for left over vacancies till August 9, 2018. The opportunity could still be available. For Spot admission through Institute level counselling, the candidates should contact the Principal of the respective institutions. 


TS ICET 2018 counselling for MBA/MCA admission in 345 colleges in Telangana state got over after provisional allotment of seats on July 7, 2018. However, in case the candidates who have not reported to the allotted colleges till July 12, 2018 through the TS ICET Counselling 2018 Process may have their candidature cancelled and in their place the wait listed candidates may get admission opportunity in the TS ICET 2nd phase counselling 2018.


TS ICET 2018 Counselling Dates
The Department of Technical Education, Telangana State Council of  Higher Education, Hyderabad is the TS ICET Counselling conducting authority. The important TS ICET 2018 counselling dates announced by it are as under:

TS ICET 2018 Counselling Schedule
Start Date
End Date
Online filing of Basic Information and Payment of Processing Fee
June 30, 2018
July 4, 2018
TS ICET Counselling Certificate Verification
July 2, 2018
July 4, 2018
Exercising Options after Certificate Verification in ICET Counselling
July 2, 2018
July 5, 2018
TS ICET Counselling option Freezing
July 5, 2018
July 5, 2018
Provisional Seats Allotment in TS ICET Counselling 2018
July 7, 2018
July 7, 2018
Payment of Tuition Fee and self-reporting by the candidates through TS ICET 2018 official website
July 7, 2018
July 12, 2018
Reporting date at the allotted college after TS ICET Counselling
July 12, 2018
July 12, 2018
Commencement of classes
July 16, 2018
TS ICET 2018 Counselling Fee


TS ICET 2nd phase counselling 2018
DTE Telangana is yet to announce the TS ICET 2018 second counselling dates and will wait till the candidates finally report to the allotted college. Instead of instantly going for TS ICET 2nd counselling 2018, the DTE Telangana will first use the waiting list prepared in the first phase of TS ICET 2018 counselling. In case there is shortfall in the sumber of candidates, it is possible that the TS ICET 2nd counselling dates are announced.


Apart from this, DTE Telangana, may allow the colleges to offer admission to the candidates fulfilling eligibility norms for TS ICET 2018 counselling process in case the sufficient number of students do not report to the allotted college after completion of TS ICET counselling 2018.


TS ICET 2nd Phase Counselling 2018: Process for Minority category Candidates
Minority candidates (Muslim / Christian) who have not qualified or not appeared in TSICET -2018 exam and who secured 50% (for OC) and 45% (for others) in aggregate marks Degree or its equivalent Examination will be considered for the leftover seats in respective minority colleges, if any, after exhausting all the qualified Minority candidates of TSICET-2018 in final phase of counselling.


However, these candidates are not eligible for Fee Reimbursement Scheme. For procedure to apply to this category please visit the website


TS ICET 2018 Counselling Eligibility

  • Candidates who had qualified in TSICET-2018 and who have secured 50% (for OC) and 45% (for others) in aggregate marks in their graduation Degree or its equivalent Examination  are eligible to apply and participate in TS ICET 2018 Counselling process.
  • Candidate should  be an Indian National and should belong to the State of Telangana /Andhra Pradesh as defined in G.O.(P).No. 646, Education (w) Dept., dated 10-07-1979 and its subsequent amendments.
  • The candidate seeking admission to MBA programme though TS ICET 2018 counselling process should have passed recognized Bachelors Degree Examination of minimum three years duration except Oriental Languages

TS ICET 2018 Counselling Documents
DTE Telangana has prescribed following TS ICET 2018 counselling documents required for certificate verification at the time of counselling. All original certificates and 1 set of Xerox copies of the documents are required.

  • TSICET -2018 Rank Card
  • TSICET -2018 Hall Ticket
  • Aadhar Card
  • S.S.C or its equivalent Marks memo, Intermediate or its equivalent Memo-Cum-Pass Certificate, Degree Memorandum of marks, Degree Provisional Pass Certificate, Study or Bonafide Certificate from IX class to Degree
  • Transfer Certificate (T.C)
  • Income Certificate issued on or after 01-01-2018 by competent authority, if applicable
  • Caste Certificate issued by competent authority, if applicable
  • Residence Certificate of candidate for a period of 7 years preceding to qualifying examination in case where the candidate has no institutionalized education
  • In respect of Non-Local candidates in order to consider them for allotment under unreserved seats the certificates needed are ·Residence Certificate; (OR) · Employer Certificate  

Payment of Tuition Fee and Fee Refund Before TS ICET 2nd Phase Counselling 2018   
DTE Telangana has clarified that ‘if the candidate does not pay the prescribed Tuition Fee within the schedule mentioned in TS ICET Counselling 2018, the provisional allotted seat automatically stands cancelled and he / she shall not have any claim on the provisionally allotted seat.’

  • After payment of the Tuition Fee, if the candidate cancels the provisionally allotted seat through online on or before commencement of second phase of counselling full Tuition Fee paid will be refunded.
  • Follow the further instructions printed on the provisional allotment order.
  • If the candidate cancels his / her admission, the Tuition Fee paid will be forfeited upto  50% after second phase of TS ICET 2018 Counselling and 100% after spot admission notification.   

The eligible and qualified candidates of TSICET-2018 desirous of seeking admission into MBA and MCA Courses have to pay the TS ICET 2018 Counselling fee of Rs.1200/- (Rs.600 for SC/ST). After making payment of Processing Fee, Certificate Verification and Option Exercise they are allotted the seat in the college.