• KCET - Karnataka Common Entrance Test State Level Entrance Exams

     
    Exam Level
    State Level
    Exam Conducting Body
    Karnataka Examination Authority [KEA]
    Application Form Filling
    Online
    Exam
    Pen and Paper Based (Offline)
     

    KCET - KARNATAKA COMMON ENTRANCE TEST 2022

    KCET stands for Karnataka Common Entrance Test. It is a Karnataka state-level entrance test. KCET is conducted by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) to offer admission into various Engineering and other professional courses in colleges in Karnataka.


    HELPLINE

    Contact: keauthority-ka@nic.in

    Phone: 8023460460

    Address: 18th Cross Road, Sampige Road, Malleshwaram West, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560012


     

    EXAM DETAILS

    Exam Name

    KCET

    Full Form

    Karnataka Common Entrance Test

    Conducting Body

    Karnataka Examination Authority [KEA]

    Level

    State-level

    Category

    Undergraduate (UG)

    KCET Exam Mode

    Offline i.e., Paper-Based Test (PBT)

    KEA conducts KCET on two different days with 2 sessions per day.

    Exam Frequency

    Once a year

    Mode of Exam

    Offline

    Topics

    Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology

    Medium

    English

    Exam Duration

    1 hour 20 minutes for each paper

    Selection Criteria

    merit/ranking and category of the candidates appearing for the KCET 2022

    KCET Official Website

    kea.kar.nic.in

    Colleges accepting KCET Scores

    Above 225 leading government, private colleges and institutes across the State of Karnataka

    • University Visveswariah College of Engineering, Bangalore

    • SKS J T Institute of Engineering, Bangalore

    • B M S College of Engineering, Basavanagudi, Bangalore

    • Dr Ambedkar Institute of Engineering, Bangalore

    • R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore

    • M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore

    • Dayanand Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore

    • Bangalore Institute of Technology, Bangalore

    • P E S Institute of Technology, Bangalore

    • Sir M.Visveswaraya Institute of Technology, Bangalore

    Courses Offered

    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 other professional courses

    Courses for which KCET score is “NOT” Applicable 

    For admission into Medical/Dental courses like (MBBS/BDS) or AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Homeopathy), candidates will have to write NEET 2022 conducted by NTA. 

    For Architecture engineering courses, candidateswill have to write JEE Paper-II or NATA 2022 conducted by the Council of Architecture.

    Admission Process

    1. Apply Online

    2. Form COrrection

    3. Download Admit Card

    4. Appear for Exam

    5. Check the answer key online

    6. Apply for corrections, if any in the answer key

    7. Check the result

    8. Appear for Counseling, if qualified

    Exam Centres

    Bagalkot, Jamakhandi, Bangalore, Doddaballapur, Belgum, Athani, Chickodi

    KCET Helpline Number

    08023460460


     

    KCET 2022 COURSES OFFERED

    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 2022 Eligibility

    Qualifying Exam: The candidates should have passed the 2nd PUC OR 10+2 examination from a recognized Board of Education. 

    Appearing in Final Year: The candidates who are appearing for their final examination of the 2nd PUC or 10+2 examination from a recognised board are also eligible to appear for KCET 2022.

    Age: Candidates should be at least 17 years old to appear for the KCET 2022.


     

    APPLICATION FEES

    Category

    Registration Fee

    General Category

    INR 650

    SC/ST/OBC Categories

    INR 500

    Candidates Residing Outside Karnataka

    INR 750


     

    EXAM PATTERN AND MARKING

     

    Mode

    Offline i.e., Paper-based Test (PBT)

    Medium English

    Total Number of Questions

    240

    Question Type

    Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)

    Duration

    1 hour 20 minutes for each subject

    Paper

    Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology

    Total Number of Questions in each Subject

    Physics: 60

    Chemistry: 60

    Biology: 60

    Mathematics: 60

    Total Marks

    240

    Negative Marking 

    1 mark for the correct answer and no negative marking


     

    KCET 2022 ADMIT CARD

     

    • Step1: Visit the official website of KCET www.kea.kar.nic.in

    • Step 2: Click on the "CET 2022" 

    • Step 3: Click on "CET 2022 Hall Ticket Download"

    • Step 4: Enter your application number and date of birth

    • Step 5: KCET 2022 Admit Card will be displayed on the screen.

    • Step 6: Now “Download” the admit card and save a copy of it.

    • Step 7: Check your particulars for any spelling mistakes etc..

    • Step 8: Verify if the correct exam centre is allotted to you.


     

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Mode of Application Form Filling: Pen and Paper Based (Offline)

Website : kea.kar.nic.in

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