KCET 2020: Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern, Admit Card, Result

Exam Date : July 30, 2020 To July 31, 2020

Latest Update: The KCET 2020 application correction facility has been extended to June 29, 2020 until 6:00 PM.

The KCET 2020 will be conducted on July 30, 2020 and July 31, 2020. The Kannada language test will be held on August 1, 2020. 

The KEA has re-opened the application form window for the KCET 2020 from May 8, 2020 at 6:00 PM to May 18, 2020 until 6:00 PM. 

What is KCET?

KCET stands for the Karnataka Common Entrance Test. It is a prestigious state-level entrance test. The Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) conducts KCET to offer admission into the first year of Engineering courses & various other professional courses in colleges spread across Karnataka.

KCET Introduction
Exam Name Karnataka Common Entrance Test
Acronym KCET 2020
Conducting Body Karnataka Examination Authority [KEA]
Level State-level
Category Undergraduate (UG)
KCET 2020 Exam Date July 30, 31 and August 1, 2020
KCET 2020 Exam Mode Offline i.e., Paper-Based Test (PBT)
Topics Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology
Medium English
KCET 2020 Duration 1 hour 20 minutes for each paper
KCET 2020 Official Website kea.kar.nic.in
Helpline Number 080 - 23460460

Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) conducts the KCET annually. The Government of Karnataka established the Common Entrance Test Cell in the year 1994 to conduct the Entrance Test for Karnataka. candidates and the wards of Jammu & Kashmiri migrants for gaining admissions into professional courses.

KEA allocates seats based on the merit/ranking and category of the candidates appearing for the KCET 2020. KCET paves way for getting admission to nearly 220 leading government, private colleges and institutes across the State of Karnataka. More than a lakh of students appear for the KCET. KCET 2020 offers undergraduate courses such as B.E./B.Tech., Pharma. B., Pharma. D., Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Forest, Sericulture, Agriculture Biotech, Horticulture and Bachelor of Home Science and many more.

KCET 2020 examination will be held in the offline mode (Paper Based Test). The KCET 2020 will have four compulsory papers which are Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology. KEA conducts KCET on two different days with 2 sessions per day. Candidates who wish to get admission to do Medical/Dental courses (MBBS/BDS) or AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Homoeopathy) will have to write NEET 2020 conducted by NTA. If candidates are opting for Architecture engineering courses then they have to take up JEE Paper-II or NATA 2020 which is conducted by the Council of Architecture.

KCET -  Dates, Registration, Result, Admit Card details

KCET 2020 Exam Date

The KCET 2020 Application Form is available on the official website of Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) from May 8, 2020. The last date to submit the Application Form was on May 18, 2020. Once the candidates have submitted their KCET Application Forms, they can download the KCET 2020 Admit Card from the official website. 

  • Exam Dates: KEA conducts KCET 2020 as an offline exam which is a Paper-Based Test (PBT).
  • Results: The conducting authority will declare results on the official website. Results will be based on the candidate's performance in KCET 2020 and their marks in the 2nd PUC or any other equivalent exam.
  • Counselling: Candidates who have secured a rank in KCET 2020 will be called for the counselling process. 

Some of the important dates of KCET 2020 are tabulated below:

KCET 2020 Important Dates
Important Events/Schedules Exam Dates
KCET 2020 Application Form Submission Window (Re-opened) May 8, 2020 to May 18, 2020
KCET 2020 Application Form Correction Window May 20 to May 31, 2020
KCET 2020 Admit Card Availability To be announced
KCET 2020 Exam Date July 30, 31 and August 1, 2020
KCET 2020 Result Date To be announced
Commencement of KCET 2020 Counselling To be announced

KCET 2020 Schedule/Time Table for Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology along with Kannada is given below:

KCET 2020 Schedule
Date Timings Subject Marks
July 30, 2020 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM Biology 60
02:30 PM - 03:50 PM Mathematics 60
July 31, 2020 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM Physics 60
02:30 PM - 03:50 PM Chemistry 60
August 1, 2020 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Kannada 50

Note: Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga Candidates will have to write Kannada exam.

KCET 2020 Schedule/Time Table for Agriculturist Quota is as follows:

 
Date Timings Subject Marks
To be announced 9:00 AM Onwards Practical Test on "Identification of Agriculture Related Specimens" (To claim seat under agricultural quota)

200

Note: Candidates should note that these dates are official.

KCET 2020 Eligibility

The candidates should have passed the 2nd PUC/10+2 examination from a recognized Board of Education. Candidates should be at least 17 years old to appear for the KCET 2020.

Final Year: The candidates who are appearing for their final examination of 2nd PUC/10+2 examination are also eligible to appear for KCET 2020, considering they have their results at the time of counselling.

Note: Eligibility/Admissions/Allotments made to and by the colleges shall be subject to approval by MCI/DCI/AICTE/COA/CCIM/Government/concerned University/Apex Bodies, etc.

KCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria for different courses are as follows:

KCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
KCET Course Eligibility to Qualify for KCET Eligibility in CET Eligibility Criteria for KCET Rank
Medical (MBBS)/ Dental (BDS)

Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam, with English as one of the languages, and obtained min. 50% marks in the aggregate sum of Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
(SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates should have minimum 40%)

Min. 50% marks in the aggregate of PCB.
(SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates should have min. 40%)

It will be founded on the imprints acquired in PCB Subjects in CET.
Homoeopathy, Ayurveda, Naturopathy, Unani, Naturopathy, and Yoga (ISM & H)

Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam, with English as one of the languages, and obtained min. 50% marks in the aggregate sum of Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
(SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates should have minimum 40%)

For CET, no minimum marks is prescribed. By taking imprints in level with extents in QE and CET in PCB subjects.
Engineering (B.E.)/ Technology (B.Tech)

Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam, with English as one of the languages, and obtained min. 45% marks in the aggregate total of Physics and Mathematics, alongside Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Electronics/Computer.
(SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates should have min. 40%)

For CET, no minimum marks is prescribed. By taking imprints in parallel extents in QE and CET in PCM subjects.
Architecture (B. Arch.)

Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam, with Mathematics as compulsory optional subject, and obtained min. 50% marks in the aggregate of all subjects.
(SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates should have min. 45%)

Min. 40% marks in NATA, for all categories of students including SC, ST, and Other Backward Classes By taking imprints obtained in all subjects in the Qualifying Examination and NATA taken in break even with extents.

B.Sc. (Agriculture),
B.Sc. (Forestry),
B.Sc. (Sericulture),
B.Sc. (Agri. Biotech),
B.Sc. (Horticulture),
B.H.Sc. (Home Science),
B.Tech (Food Technology),
B.Tech (Dairy Technology),
B.F.Sc (Fisheries Science),
B.Tech (Food Science & Tech.),
B.Sc. (Agri. Marketing & Co-operation), and
B.Tech. (Agri. Engineering)

Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam, with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics or Biology as optional subjects. For CET, no minimum marks is prescribed. By taking imprints in approach extents in QE and CET in PCM subjects.
B.V.Sc. & A.H. (Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry)

Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam, with min. aggregate of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.
(SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates should have min. 40%)

For CET, no minimum marks is prescribed. Only based on the marks obtained in PCB in CET.
B. Pharm

Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam, with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, or Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, obtaining min. 45% marks in the aggregate sum of Physics, Chemistry, Biology.
(SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates should have min. 40%.
Or, on the other hand, Passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from a foundation endorsed by the Pharmacy Council of India Under Section 12 of the Pharmacy Act.

For CET, no minimum marks is prescribed. Based on the marks obtained in PCM or PCB (whichever is greater) in CET.
2nd Year B. Pharm

Passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India, under Section 12 of the Pharmacy Act and has secured a minimum of 45% marks.
(SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates should have min. 40%.)

For CET, no minimum marks is prescribed. Based on the marks obtained in PCM or PCB (whichever is greater) in CET.
Pharm-D

Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam, with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, or Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
Or, Passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India Under Section 12 of the Pharmacy Act.

For CET, no minimum marks is prescribed. Based on the marks obtained in PCM or PCB (whichever is greater) in CET.

KCET 2020 Syllabus

The syllabus for KCET 2020 is similar to the last year's KCET Syllabus, as released by the conducting authority i.e., Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) on their official website.

KEA tries to test the candidates' understanding of the subjects which they have studied in their 1st and 2nd PUC. Hence,  KCET 2020 will consist of topics from the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology of 1st and 2nd PUC.

Candidates should have a good understanding of these subjects. This will help them land a good rank in KCET 2020 which in turn will help them get seat in one of the best colleges in Karnataka.

How to Apply for KCET?

The KCET 2020 Application Form will be available on the official website from May 8, 2020. Candidates will have to fill KCET Application Form Details and submit it before May 18, 2020. More details regarding the KCET Application pPocess are explained in detail in the following sections.

Application Form will be released on May 8, 2020. Candidates can start filling the application on the official website. Steps to fill the application are given below:

  • Step 1: Visit the official and click on CET 2020 link. Now you will be redirected to another page where you have to click the "CET 2020 UG Online Application" link. Now you will see a page containing Important notes and calendar of events in the click "New User" section.
  • Step 2: Instruction and procedure for filling the application form will be displayed. Read it and click "proceed to apply online" icon.
  • Step 3: Now registration page will appear, select yes if you appeared for Karnataka 2nd PUC 2020 examination. Then you have to enter your 13 digits "Student Number" and then click on submit icon.
  • Step 4: Now enter your details, contact information, and other details. Now create a user ID and password. Select a security question and answer it, enter your Adhaar number, security code and click on "Submit" button.
  • Step 5: Now KCET Registration Process is completed and your application number will be sent to your registered phone number and email ID.
  • Step 6: Now you can log in using your user ID and password created during KCET Application Process.
  • Step 7: You will have to enter your various details such as:
    • Student Information
    • Reservation details
    • Study Details
    • Photo & sign upload
    • Declaration
  • Step 8: Candidates can pay the application fee either by taking a challan or through online payment methods using credit/debit card.

KCET 2020 Application Form

Various application form details which candidates should be aware of are:

  • Registration Fee: The Application Form Fee will be different for each category candidates which are listed below:
KCET Registration Fee
Category Registration Fee
General Category INR 650/-
SC/ST/OBC Categories INR 500/-
Candidates Residing Outside Karnataka INR 750/-
  • Payment Mode: The registration fee can be paid online (Credit Cards/ Debit Cards/Net Banking) or offline (Challan - State Bank of India, Syndicate Bank, Indian Bank, Central Bank of India, Axis Bank, or e-post office) (Demand Draft - Drawn in favour of "Executive Director, Karnataka Examinations Authority(KEA)", payable at Bangalore)
  • Photograph, signature and thumb impression: The candidates will have to upload a photograph, signature and left thumb impression in the specified dimension, format and size. These details are in the following table:
KCET Application Form: Documents Details
Sl. No. Documents Details Dimension Format Size
1 Photograph Recent Photograph against a white background 3.5 cm X 4.5 cm jpg/jpeg 5 kb to 40 kb
2 Signature Signature in blue or black ink of candidate and guardian/parent 3.5 cm X 1.5 cm jpg/jpeg 5 kb to 40 kb
3 Thumb Impressions Candidates left thumb impression 3.5 cm X 1.5 cm jpg/jpeg 5 kb to 40 kb

Notification for the last chance to apply for KCET 2020

KEA has announced on May 7, 2020 that the application forms for the KCET 2020 exam will be available for an extended period of time from May 8, 2020 at 6:00 PM to May 18, 2020 until 6:00 PM. Candidates who were unable to apply within the previous window can apply now. The KCET 2020 Application Form will be live on the website from May 8, 2020.

Documents required to apply for KCET

Candidates should have the following documents and details ready when they are applying for KCET.

  • Name of the Candidate, Date of birth, father's name and mother's name.
  • Valid email id and phone number.
  • Postal address.
  • Category details.
  • Student details like schools, board, passing year and classes studied.
  • Photograph of the candidate, signature of candidate and left thumb impression of candidate and guardian/parent.

KCET 2020 Exam Pattern

KEA will conduct KCET as offline exam which is Pen & Paper-based Test (PBT) for all the aspirants. KCET 2020 will consist of 240 questions in total which comprise of the topics from Physics (60), Chemistry (60), Mathematics (60), and Biology (60).

The question paper will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) i.e., objective type. Question paper is available only in the English Language. One mark will be awarded for every correct answer and no marks will be deducted for incorrect answers. The time given to complete the examination will be 1 hour 20 minutes for each subject.

KCET 2020 Exam Pattern Highlights
Mode Offline i.e., Paper-based Test (PBT)
Question Type Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
Duration 1 hour 20 minutes for each subject
Paper Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology
Total Marks 240
Marking Scheme 1 mark for the correct answer and no negative marking
Medium English

 

KCET 2020 Section-wise Exam Pattern
Subjects Questions Marks
Physics 60 60
Chemistry 60 60
Mathematics 60 60
Biology (Botany & Zoology) 60 60
Total 240 240

Learn more about KCET 2020 Exam Pattern.

KCET 2020 Admit Card

KEA will release KCET 2020 Admit Card on the official website. Important details regarding the KCET 2020 Admit Card are given in the following table:

KCET 2020 Admit Card Details
About Details
KCET 2020 Admit Card Release Date To be announced
Organized Authority Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA)
Notification Type Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET)
Mode of Availability Online
KCET Admit Card will be available at www.kea.kar.nic.in
Details required to Download Admit Card User ID and Password
Information on KCET 2020 Admit Card Personal and Contact details, Roll Number, Test Center details, Photo, Digital Signature, and Image of Left-hand thumb-impression
Contact Details to report for any Discrepancy Sampige Road, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore - 560012

Note: The candidates are advised to read the instructions on the admit card carefully and follow them during the conduct of the examination.

How to download KCET 2020 Admit Card?

Stepwise instruction to download admit card are as follows:

  • Visit the official website of KCET.
  • Click on the "CET 2020" link.
  • Click on "CET 2020 Hall Ticket Download Link"
  • Enter your application number and date of birth.
  • KCET 2020 Admit Card will be displayed on the screen.
  • Now download the admit card and save a copy of it.

KCET 2020 Exam Centres

KCET 2020 is conducted in all the major cities in the state of Karnataka. Candidate should mention the Centre Code and Name of his/ her choice of Test Centre during the application process.

Requests for change of Test Centre and Subject opted by the candidate in the Application Form will not be considered under any circumstances. So candidates should select an exam centre carefully during their application process.

The list of KCET 2020 Exam Centres which candidate can choose from is in the following table:

KCET 2020 Examination Cities
S.No. KCET Examination Centers
1 BAGALKOT
2 JAMAKHANDI
3 BANGALORE
4 DODDABALLAPUR
5 BELGUM
6 ATHANNI
7 CHICKODI
8 GOKAK
9 BELLARY
10 HOSPET
11 BIDAR
12 BASAVAKALYAN
13 BHALKI
14 BIJAPUR
15 chamarajanagar
16 KOLLEGAL
17 CHICKABALLAPUR
18 CHICKAMAGALUR
19 CHITRADURGA
20 DAVANGERE
21 DHARWAD
22 HUBLI
23 GADAG
24 GULBARGA
25 HASSAN
26 HAVERIDTE
27 KARWAR
28 DANDELI
29 KUMTA
30 SIRSI
31 KOLAR
32 K G F
33 KOPPAL
34 MADIKERI
35 MANDYA
36 KRISHNARAJAPET
37 MANGALORE
38 MOODABIDRE
39 PUTTUR
40 UJIRE
41 MYSORE
42 RAICHUR
43 RAMANAGARA
44 CHANNAPATNA
45 Shimoga
46 BHADRAVATHI
47 SAGAR
48 TUMKUR
49 TIPTUR
50 UDIPI
51 KARKALA
52 KUNDAPURA
53 YADGIR

Note: Be present at the centre before the scheduled time to avoid any complications about the exam centre location and allotment of seat.

Documents Required at KCET 2020 Exam Centre

Details regarding the documents which candidate should carry to exam centres are as follows:

  • Candidates will have to carry their KCET Admit Card to the exam centre.
  • Along with admit card candidates must carry Government ID proof such as Voter ID, PAN Card, Aadhar Card, Driving License, Passport.

KCET 2020 Results

KEA will announce the KCET 2020 Results which is a rank list online on the official website. Candidates Rank in KCET 2020 will be based on the marks obtained in KCET 2020 and 2nd PUC/12th Boards. Candidates can apply for re-evaluation within three days of result announcement, beyond that no such requests will be entertained.

KEA will release separate rank list for different courses offered through KCET. Engineering rank will be based on marks scored in subjects like Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in both CET and 2nd PUC. And for medical and other ranks Physics, Chemistry and Biology marks of CET will be considered.

How to Check the KCET 2020 Result?

Stepwise instruction to check KCET Results are given below:

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on CET 2020 Result and you will be directed towards another page.
  • Enter your registration number and submit.
  • KCET Result 2020 will be displayed on the screen.
  • Download it for future reference.

KCET 2020 Cut-off

KCET 2020 cut-off will be released by Constituent Colleges along with the KCET results. KCET 2020 Cut-off will be released online on the official website. KCET Cutoff will be different for different institutes and will be prepared separately for various categories. 

KCET 2020 Counselling

Candidates who have received the rank in KCET are eligible for KCET Counselling Process. The counselling will be done online through option entry. The option entry will be made open on dates yet to be announced.

Before counselling, Candidates will have to verify their documents. For this KEA will allocate centres across the state and candidates will have to be present in the centres on the specified date and time. Once documents are verified candidates can give option entry.

Candidates can select courses in colleges of their choice. There is no limit to the number of colleges they can select. Then KEA will allocate the candidate seat from colleges selected by the candidate and depending on candidates rank and category and seat availability in the college.

KCET 2020 Courses Offered

Various courses offered through KCET are mentioned below in the following table.

Courses offered through KCET
Sl.No. Courses Offered
1 Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (B.V.Sc. & A.H.)
2 B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture
3 B.Sc. (Hons) Sericulture
4 B.Sc (Hons) Horticulture
5 B.Sc (Hons) Forestry
6 B.Tech. Bio-Technology
7 B.Sc. (Hons) Community Science
8 B.Tech (Agriculture)
9 B.Tech (Food Technology)
10 B.Tech (Dairy Tech)
11 B.F.Sc (Fisheries)
12 B.Tech (Food Science &Tech)
13 B.Sc. (Hons) Agri. Marketing & Co-Op
14 B. Pharma
15 Pharma-D

KCET Contact Details

The contact details of the conducting authority of KCET, the KEA is in mentioned below:

KCET Contact Details
Address 18th Cross Road, Sampige Road, Malleshwaram West, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560012
Email [email protected]
Phone Number 080 - 23460460
Fax 080 - 23461576

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. NRI students are eligible to write KCET.

In order to pursue a medical course, candidates should write NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test). Admission for the medical course will be based on the score obtained in NEET.

There is a reservation of 5% for Kannada medium students. Candidates from other states but studied in Kannada medium are also eligible. They must have studied class I to X in the Kannada medium.

No. The KCET application form will be the same for all the courses except medical science and architecture. Candidates can avail the application form from the official website.

A student must have cleared 10+2 with 50% aggregate in PCM/PCMB/PCMC. NRI students are also eligible if they have this score in 10+2 or equivalent.

The KCET admit card, scorecard, application form, etc. can be viewed and downloaded from the official website of KCET.

NRI students are eligible to write NEET. So, they must obtain a valid score in NEET to get admission in the medical course. Students must have studied Biology in 10+2 or its equivalent, to be eligible to write NEET.

Kannada medium students even from outside the state, NRI students who satisfy eligibility criteria, students from Karnataka are eligible to write KCET.

Admission for courses will be based on the KCET rank list released. Only the candidates who have obtained a place in the rank list will be eligible for counselling.

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Colleges which accept [KCET]


Want to get in ?

B.E, batch of 2021
06 May 2020
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
9/10
  • College admission procedures are quite simple and done systematically.
  • I had taken the KCET entrance test.
  • For CSE, the cutoff rate varies every year.


Want to get in ?
Nishmitha
Bachelor of Physiotherapy [BPT], batch of 2024
03 Dec 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

PCB percentage should be above 50% was the eligibility criteria and I got admitted to the college through government quota. KCET was the entrance examination I took.



Want to get in ?
Thrinesh
Pharm.D, batch of 2020
05 Nov 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
7/10

For our course 12th pass and above 50% is needed we can come from government seat through CET or management seat and we have to write KCET and good ranking in d pharm department.



Want to get in ?
Renuka
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2016
05 Nov 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

Admission is done in a very smooth way. Got admission through KCET exam. 

Usually, the cut-offs are 65%.



Want to get in ?
Pratik
Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2021
05 Nov 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
7/10

Our college has eligibility criteria that is a candidate should have 65% in PUC and student has scored less than 70000 KCET ranking.



Want to get in ?
Asmath
Pharm.D, batch of 2025
23 Oct 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
10/10

Eligibility for the course requires a minimum eligibility criteria: A minimum aggregate score of 55% at both higher and PU level completed from a recognized educational board KCET, NEET, and entrance exam organised by the respective college



Want to get in ?
Sneha
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Agriculture), batch of 2018
17 Oct 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
7/10

12+ in Karnataka, also you can apply based on agricultural quota if any KCET exam conducted by KEA. 2000 ranking for GM. You can also attend practical exams for getting special agricultural ranking if you are applying under agricultural quota.



Want to get in ?
Samartha
M.B.B.S., batch of 2023
15 Oct 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Admission through KCET entrance exam but NEET examination is important and the cutoff for general categories is 470 AIR.



Want to get in ?
Amoghavarsh
Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2019
03 Oct 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
7/10

Eligibility criteria was to have cleared PUC 2nd year in science. Through karnataka common entrance test (KCET) I got govt. seat in my engineering college. various colleges have different cutoffs for mechanical engineering according to college standards, my ranking was 49850 yet i got admission because of 371(j) reservation in 2015.



Want to get in ?
Madival
Bachelor of Engineering [BE], batch of 2020
26 Sep 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
6/10

Candidates should have 45% of marks in 12th board or above and should appear in KCET examination and get a good rank. I took KCET and the minimum cut was 50000.



Discussion Forum



Q
What is the minimum age limit required to apply for the exam? I am 18, can i Apply?

What is the minimum age limit required to apply for the exam? I am 18 years old, can i apply?

Asked By: Arjun Yadav,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Arjun,

The Minimum age to apply for the exam is the application form, and maximum age will be 25. Yes, you can apply for the exam. Check KCET Eligibility to know more about it.



Q
Can i apply for the KCET by visiting the KEA official office?

Can i apply for the KCET by visiting the KEA official office?

Asked By: Rajpal Rampal,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Rajpal,

No, you cannot apply for the application form by visiting KEA office, There is no such provision for the application form to fill offline. You can visit the official website to fill the Application Form.



Q
I am studying in Karnataka. Age limit to appear for Medical Course?

I am studying in Karnataka. Age limit to appear for Medical Course?

Asked By: Kabir Mehta,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Kabir,

The age limit must be 17 years as on 31st December 2018.



Q
KCET 2018 can be applied by visiting the Karnataka Examination Authority office?

KCET 2018 can be applied by visiting the Karnataka Examination Authority office?

Asked By: Vinod Roy,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Vinod,

No, offline application forms provision is not there. You can fill up the application form online by visiting the official website of KEA i.e. www.kea.kar.nic.in.



Q
Age limit

Can you tell me what is the age limit?

Asked By: Shalu,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Shalu,

For KCET 2018, age limit should not be less than 17 years. Check eligibility criteria to know more about it.



Q
Application for Engineering and Architecture courses

I want to apply for Engineering and Architecture courses, Do I need to separately apply for both?

Asked By: Rabi,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Rabi,

No, you have to fill only one application form for KCET 2018 and also there is only one application form for all the courses. Check KCET application form to know more details about it.



Q
Preparation Tip

Please suggest some preparation tips

Asked By: Shashidharan,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Shashidharan,

  • Make a plan: Before starting your studies plan it before in an easy way. Allot your time for the subjects. Make points that you are going to complete on a daily basis. prepare your own timetable.
  • Go through: After planning, Go through the previous year question paper of KCET exams and Give preference to the repeated questions and topics.
  • Speed up: Make sure you are doing better than yesterday and try to speed up according to time.
  • Mock test: Practice for taking mock test papers and learn from your mistakes by evaluating it by yourself.
  • The advantage for candidates: There is no negative marking in AKTU/UPTU 2020 examination. If you don't know the answer always take an educated guess and you have a 50% chance of getting the right answer.
  • Materials to study: There are many study materials available and also go through the reference books to know more about the topics.
  • Priority: Give more importance to the topics which you feel tougher and work more on it, don't neglect any of the topics.


Q
KCET 2017 Non-Karnataka candidates

I am from Tamil Nadu. Am I eligible to write the KEA exam?

Asked By: Radhika Mehta,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

No, you are not eligible to write the KEA exam as Non-Karnataka candidates cannot appear for this examination.



Q
KCET 2017 Homeopathy seat

If I write the KEA exam. Will I be able to get a Homeopathy seat?

Asked By: Dev Patil,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, candidates who write the KEA exam are eligible to get a Homeopathy seat. The KCET examination enables candidates to seek admissions for bachelor's programmes in Medical, Dental, Homeopathy, Ayurveda, Unani, Naturopathy, Yoga, Engineering, B.Sc Agriculture, Sericulture, Forestry, Horticulture, B-Pharma and D-Pharma.



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KCET 2017 Purpose

Why is the KCET exam conducted?

Asked By: Amit Mathew,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The Karnataka State Entrance Examination (KCET) is conducted for degree level course admission to various institutes in the State of Karnataka. The exam is conducted for admissions in undergraduate medical or dental courses. KEA is conducted for admissions to around 2400 MBBS seats in 28 medical and 600 BDS seats in 24 Dental colleges of Karnataka.


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