KCET 2020 – Check here Notification, Important Dates, Application, Admit Card, Exam Pattern

By | September 4, 2019

Karnataka Examination Authority will soon conduct KCET 2020. Exam Notification for KCET 2020 will be released soon. We will provide here all latest updates regarding KCET 2020. Application Form for Karnataka Common Entrance Test will release in February 2020. All eligible and interested candidates can fill in the Karnataka CET 2020 Online Form. Karnataka Common Entrance Test is conducted every year on a state level. It is organized for providing admission into the Engineering (B.Tech) & other professional courses in the state of Karnataka. Through this exam, candidates can get admission to the various offered courses in the state government and private institutions. Read the complete article for more details like KCET 2020 important dates, Application Form, KCET Admit Card, Result, Counselling, etc.

Important Details of KCET 2020

KCET registrations will start from February 2020. KEA release application form every year so that candidates can take admission in colleges of Karnataka. You are requested to fill every detail correct in the application form. Here you can check details of KCET 2020 entrance exam in the following table.

Full Name of the Exam Karnataka Common Entrance Test
Commonly Known as KCET
Conducting Body Karnataka Examination Authority
Application Form Release Mode Online
Mode of Exam Offline
Official Website cetonline.karnataka.gov.in

Important Dates For KCET 2020

The aspirant who will apply for the KCET 2020 must know all scheduled dates of the exam. It will help them in their preparations. You can check tentative dates for Karnataka Common Entrance Test in the following table. We will update official dates here just after declaration.

Important Events Dates
Application Form Release Date Ist week of February 2020
Last date to apply for the exam 4th week of February 2020
Admit Card release date 2nd week of April 2020
Examination Date 3rd week of April 2020
Answer Key release date Ist week of May 2020
Result Declaration 3rd week of May 2020
Counseling Dates June 2020

Eligibility Criteria for KCET 2020

A student must be aware of KCET Eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. It will give you an idea of whether you are eligible or not eligible for the exam. You can check KCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria in the following points.

  • Nationality – Aspirants must be a citizen of India.
  • Appearing Students – Such candidates are eligible to apply for the exam. But their admission will be canceled if they will not pass the qualifying examination.

Educational Qualification

It varies from courses to courses. You can check academic qualification for all the courses of KCET 2020 in the following points.

  • For Engineering – Passed 12th/2nd PUC with English as one of the language subjects and obtaining 45% aggregate marks in Physics & Mathematics along with Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Electronics/Computer (40% for reserved category candidates).
  • For Medical – Passed 12th/2nd PUC with English as one of the language subjects and obtaining 50% aggregate marks in PCB (40% for reserved category candidates).
  • B. Arch – Passed 12th/2nd PUC with Mathematics as one of the compulsory optional subjects and obtaining 50% aggregate marks in all subjects (45% for reserved category candidates)
  • For B.Pharma – Passed in 2nd PUC/12th with PCB or PCM and obtained a minimum of 45% of marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Biology subjects (40% for reserved category candidates) or Passed in Diploma in Pharmacy from an institution approved by PCI and secured minimum of 45% marks (40% for category candidates).
  • For B.V.Sc and A.H – Passed 12th/2nd PUC with obtaining 50% aggregate marks in PCB & English (40% for reserved category candidates)

KCET 2020 Application Form

Karnataka Examination Authority will release the application form for KCET exam in online mode. You can apply for the KCET 2020 just after the release of notification at the official website – cetonline.karnataka.gov.in. Candidates are requested to fill each detail correct in the online form of KCET 2020. Applicants will have to provide basic details like Name, Fathers Name, Mothers Name, Active Mobile Number, Valid email id, etc. We will provide here a direct link to apply for KCET EXAM. Candidates must keep in mind that all the details provided in the KCET 2020 Application Form are as per the certificates. If you provide any kind of wrong information in the application form of KCET 2020 then your application may get canceled.

KCET Admit Card 2020

The conducting Authorities will release KCET Admit Card 2020 in April 2020. It is the most important identity proof of the candidate. No candidates will be allowed to appear in the examination without KCET 2020 Hall Ticket. KEA will release admit card at the official website. You will require application number and password to download your Admit Card for KCET 2020 Examination. Hall Ticket will be issued only to those aspirants who successfully apply for the exam. After downloading the admit card, the candidate must check all the details provided on it. If there is any kind of error or discrepancy in the admit card then contact conducting authorities as soon as possible.

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KCET 2020 Syllabus

The Syllabus of KCET 2020 will be comprised of several topics from Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Mathematics subjects. It is a state-level examination, which will be organized for providing admissions in various engineering, pharmacy and other courses offered by different colleges in Karnataka state. For admission in medical & dental course, candidates will have to appear in NEET exam. Karnataka Common Entrance Test will be organized for providing admission into the Engineering (B.Tech) & other professional courses in the state of Karnataka. The KEA (Karnataka Examination Authority) will organize this exam under the Karnataka University. You can check KCET 2020 full detailed syllabus for all the courses at the official website.

KCET Exam Pattern

Aspirants who are going to appear in the examination should know Exam Pattern of KCET 2020. It will guide you in the preparation and also gives an idea of the difficulty level of the exam. You can check KCET 2020 Exam Pattern and marking scheme in the following points and table.

  • Mode of exam: The exam will be held through offline (OMR) mode.
  • Duration of exam: For each paper/subject, 80 minutes will be given.
  • Maximum marks: Each paper will be of 60 marks, i.e., the total will be of 180 marks.
  • Type of questions: Multiple choice questions will be asked in the exam.
  • Marking scheme: Each question will carry 1 mark.
  • Negative marking: There will no negative marking for incorrect or unanswered question.













KCET 2020 Cut Off

Karnataka Examination Authority will announce the KCET Cut off 2020 just a few days after the examination. The Cut off describes the minimum marks required to successfully clear an examination. The candidates must obtain the minimum marks mentioned in the Cut off List. If the candidate fails to obtain the minimum marks mentioned in the Cut off they will not be able to appear for the further counseling process.

KCET 2020 Result

The conducting Authorities will declare the KCET Result 2020 in the 4th week of May 2020. It will be released in online mode on its official website. Aspirants can check their result along with the final answer key. You will require a registration number and password to check the result.  It will carry the score obtained in each subject and the overall score obtained by the candidate. Take a printout of the result for future use.

KCET Counselling Process

Aspirants will be allotted college in the counseling process of KCET 2020 based on their performance in the entrance examination.  First, you will have to participate in the online procedure and then report at the various reporting centers for document verification. After the document verification, students will get the verification slip after which they have to enter the choice of college and courses.

Preparation Tips For KCET 2020

Revision – Preparation tips also include revising thoroughly what all the candidate has studied. This will enable the candidates to be able to recall at the time of the entrance exam whatever they have studied. Earlier also, while they are preparing, they will get an idea of what is difficult for them to recall. It is here revision holds the key to success.

Clear All Concepts – One of the important KCET 2020 preparation tips is to grasp the concepts well. Candidates must remember that if they have good command over the concepts then they will be able to apply them well at the time of the entrance exam. Hence, the candidates must ensure that they know the topics so well that they do not face any problem in applying the concepts while solving the questions of any type.

Stay Healthy and Fit – Whatever a candidate has studied, he must be able to memorize them and also recall at the time of the exam. As part of the preparation tips, a candidate must eat healthy food, remain hydrated. Drink as much as water as possible. Candidates must remember that they aim to enhance their memory for the long term. Thus candidates can try meditation. At the same time, candidates can also try to visualize what they have studied and try to recall it by following the steps in the correct sequence.

Previous Year Question Papers – Solve all the previous year question paper. It will give you an idea about the difficulty level of the exam.

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