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Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2018

KCET 2018- Applications are invited from eligible candidates of Karnataka including the wards of Jammu & Kashmiri Migrants for registration to the "Common Entrance Test-2018"to Professional Courses detailed herein for the seats to be notified by the Govt. in the Professional Educational Institutions in the state of Karnataka for the academic year 2018-19

 

KCET 2018 Important Dates

Commencement of Entry of Application Online:                                 1st February 2018

Last Date to Enter Application Details Online:                                     26th February 2018

Admit Card will be available from:                                                         10th April 2018

KCET will be held on:                                                                               18th & 19th April 2018

18th April 2018 Wednesday Biology (10.30 am – 11.50 am)

Mathematics (02.30 pm – 03.50 pm)

19th April 2018 Thursday

Physics (10.30 am – 11.50 am)
Chemistry (02.30 pm – 03.50 pm)

Kannada Language Examination (4th Standard level) (11.30 am to 12.30 pm): 20th April 2018 (Kannada language test only for Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates – only in Bangalore)

Verification of Documents for Agriculturist at the respective Practical Test Centres: 21st to 25th April 2018(Except General Holidays) 9.00 am to 3.30 pm

Practical Examination on “Identification of Agriculture Related Specimens” To Claim Seat under

Agriculturist Quota*:                                                          27th April 2018 9.00 am onwards

 

KCET 2018 - Eligibility Criteria

As per Rule 5 (1) of Karnataka Selection of Candidates for Admission to Govt. seats in Professional Educational Institutions Rules, 2006, No candidate shall be eligible for admission to Govt. Seats unless he is a citizen of India and satisfies any one of the eligibility conditions hosted on the KEA Website http://kea.kar.nic.in
The candidates who do not satisfy any of the Clauses/Eligibility criteria will not be eligible for admission to Professional Courses under Govt. quota seats through KEA
Medical/Dental courses (MBBS/BDS):

  • Candidates must have passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam with English as one of the Languages and obtained a minimum of 50% of marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Biology subjects (40% for SC/ST, CAT-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates

Ayush – courses Ayurveda, Homoeopathy, Unani, Naturopathy and Yoga:

  • Candidates must have Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam with English as one of the Languages and obtained a Minimum of 50% of Marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Biology subjects (40% for SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A & 3B category candidates)

Architecture courses (B.Arch.):

  • Candidates must have Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam with Mathematics as compulsory optional subject and obtained a Minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in all the Subjects. (45% for SC, ST, CAT-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates)

Criteria for Determination of Merit/Rank: The norms prescribed in NEET/ NATA/ JEE paper-2; Admission Rules ; relevant Government orders is applicable in determining the merit for admission to Medical/ Dental/ Ayush/ Architecture courses as the case may be
Engineering/Technology (BE/B. Tech):

  • Candidates must have Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std./Equivalent Exam with English as one of the Languages and obtained a Minimum of 45% of Marks in aggregate in Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Biology/Electronics/Computer (40% for SC/ST, CAT-1, 2A, 2B, 3A & 3B category candidates)

Criteria for Determination of Merit/Rank: By taking marks in equal proportions in QE and CET in PCM subjects (No minimum marks prescribe in CET)
Farms Science courses - B.Sc. (Agriculture, Forestry, Sericulture, Agri Biotech, Horticulture), B.H. Sc Home Scienc,  B.Tech (Agri. Engg, Food Technology, Dairy Technology, Fisheries, Food Sci. and Tech., B.Sc. (Hons) (Agri. Marketing and Co-OP):

  • Passed in 2nd PUC/12th standard with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects

Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (B.V.Sc & A.H.):

  • Passed in 2nd PUC/12th standard and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English subjects (40% for SC/ST/Cat-1, 2A, 3A and 3B category candidates)

Criteria for Determination of Merit/Rank: By taking marks in equal proportions in QE and CET in PCMB subjects (No minimum marks prescribe in CET)

  • In the case of Agriculturist Quota, the merit list will be prepared based on 25% marks each, secured in concerned combination in II year PUC (PCMB) and CET and %0% marks secured in the Practical Test. In case of B.V.Sc and AH merit will be prepared based on 50% of marks secured in CET 9Physic, Chemistry, and Biology) and 50% marks secured in the Practical test
  • Minimum of 50% marks in Practical Examination is required to claim seats under Agriculturist Quota. Further, Agriculturist Quota is applicable only for courses of Farm Science and B.V.Sc & A.H

B-Pharma:

  • Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Standard with Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and obtained a Minimum of 45% of Marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Biology subjects. (40% for SC/ST/CAT-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates (or);
  • Passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Exam from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India under Section 12 of the Pharmacy Act and has secured minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST/CAT-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates)

2nd Year B. Pharma

  • 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 minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates)

Pharma-D

  • Passed in 2nd PUC/12th standard /equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics; or Passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from an institutions approved by the Pharmacy Council of India under Section 12 of the Pharmacy Act

Criteria for Determination of Merit/Rank: Only on the basic of marks obtaine din PCM or PCB subjects (whichever is higher) in CET. (No minimum marks prescribe in CET)

 

Application - KCET 2018

Step1: Please download the e-brochure from KEA Website http://kea.kar.nic.in and read the instructions carefully before start entering the application online. Enter all the details online by browsing URL on web http://kea.kar.nic.in by selecting "CET-2018 UG Online Application.”After completion of entry of all the details candidate’s will receive an application ID & Password to their registered mobile phone number and to email address and also the same information will be displayed on the screen

Step 2: Upload the scanned copy of recent passport size Colour Photograph, Signature and Left Hand Thumb Impression in JPG/JPEG format separately

Step 3: Print the Challan copy that is in triplicate. Candidates of Karnataka origin have to pay an amount of Rs.650/- for General and OBC (Rs.500/- for SC/ST Category-1 of Karnataka candidates only); Rs.750/- in case of candidates residing outside the state of Karnataka & Rs.5,000/- in case of candidates residing outside India
The candidates who are residing outside India shall pay the fees in the form of DD drawn in favour of Executive Director, Karnataka Examinations Authority, payable at Bangalore

Step 4: Take a printout of the application form on A-4 Size paper. Obtain Principal seal and signature from the college where you have studied 2nd PUC or 12th Standard on the space provided in the printed form; the same copy should be produced during document verification
For more details visit the KEA website http://kea.kar.nic.in
KEA Helpline Nos.: 080 – 23 460 460 (Five Lines) 9.30 am to 6.00 pm (except General Holidays)

 

Karnataka Examination Authority

Govt. of Karnataka, Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA), Sampige Road, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore-560012, Phone No.: 080-23460460, Email: [email protected] , Website www.kea.kar.nic.in

 

Also See

Karnataka CET 2018 Notification

Karnataka CET 2018 Eligibility

Karnataka CET 2018 Selection Procedure

Karnataka CET 2018 Application Procedure

Karnataka CET 2018 Important Dates

COMEDK UGET 2018 Notification and Application Dates