Karnataka PGCET 2014Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) has released notification from the eligible candidates for admission into 1st year / 1st semester MBA / MCA / M.E / M.Tech / M.Arch Courses / M.Tech QIP and 2nd year Lateral Entry to MCA Course through a Common Entrance Test (CET) for the academic year 2016-2017.

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KEA PGCET 2016

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Candidates have to appear for the Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 2016 conducted by the Karnataka Examinations Authority to become eligible for admission to these courses as per the provisions of the Karnataka Selection of Candidates for Admission to Master of Business Administration and Master of Computer Application Courses Rules 2005, Karnataka Selection of Candidates for Admission to Master of Engineering (ME) and Master of Technology (M.Tech) courses.

Non-Karnataka candidates were eligible to select only the seats surrendered by the management if any for admission to MBA / MCA courses.

The candidates with valid GATE score should compulsorily enter application online to become eligible for admission to M.E / M.Tech / M.Arch courses, but they need not appear for PGCET 2016.

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Karnataka PGCET 2016 Schedule

Event Dates
Commencement of Entry of Application Online 24 May 2016 from 4.00 pm
Last Date to Enter Application details online 12 Jun 2016
Last Date to Enter Application details online 13 Jun 2016
Downloading of Admission Tickets on or after 20 Jun 2016
Date of Common Entrance Test 02 Jul 2016 – MCA / MBA
03 Jul 2016 – M.E / M.Tech / M.Arch
Karnataka PGCET Result 2016 17 Jul 2016

Note:- The candidates who have paid through online payment and whose payment is not confirmed, must download challan and make the payment afresh. Subsequently they can claim the refund of online payment by submitting the details.

After ascertaining the payment details from the bank, candidate will be permitted to download the admission ticket.

The information / particulars entered by the candidates online for PGCET 2016 will be deemed as “Final” and will be the basis for further process. No change in any information entered by the candidates will be enterained.

Karnataka PGCET 2016 Eligibility Criteria

MBA Course

(i) For Full Time MBA courses:

A candidate who has passed Recognised Bachelor’s Degree of minimum of 3 years duration examination or equivalent examination and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks taken together in all the subjects including languages in all the years of the Degree Examination is eligible for admission to MBA courses. (45% of marks in Q. E. in case of SC, ST and Category-I of Karnataka candidates) (Reservation is applicable only for Karnataka Candidates)

(ii) For Part Time MBA courses

A candidate who has passed recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum of 3 years duration examination or equivalent examination and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks taken together in all the subjects including languages in all the years of the Degree Examination is eligible for admission to MBA courses (45% of marks in Q. E. in case of SC, ST and Category-I of Karnataka candidates). (Reservation is applicable only for Karnataka Candidates) In addition to this a candidate after obtaining the degree, must have worked for not less than three years as on 31st July 2016, in an establishment and must be working in an organization situated within a radial distance of 40 km from the institution in which the candidate seeks admission.

MCA Course

A candidate who has passed any recognized under graduate examination or equivalent examination with Mathematics or Statistics or Computer Science or Computer Applications or Computer Programming or Business Mathematics or Business Statistics as one of the optional subjects and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks taken together in all the subjects in all the years of the Degree Examination is eligible for admission to MCA courses. 45% of marks in Q. E. in case of SC, ST and Category-I of Karnataka candidates.

Provided that in respect of candidate who has studied and passed one of the subjects specified above in Pre-University Course with fifty percent of marks in that subject shall also be considered for admission. 45% of marks in case of SC, ST and Category-I of Karnataka candidates.

Lateral Entry to 2nd year MCA- A candidate who has passed recognised Bachelor’s Degree of minimum of 3 years duration examination in BCA, B.Sc (I.T. / Computer Science) with Mathematics at 10 + 2 level or at Graduate Level and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks taken together in all the subjects in all the years of the Degree Examination is eligible for admission to MCA courses (45% of marks in Q. E. in case of SC, ST and Category-I of Karnataka candidates) (Reservation is applicable only for Karnataka Candidates)

No Part Time courses are offered for MCA

(C) For M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch – Course

(i) For Full Time M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch – Course

  • A candidate with valid GATE score.
  • A candidate who has passed qualifying examination or equivalent examination as prescribed by the Competent Authority and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks taken together in all the subjects of all the years / semesters of the Degree Examination is eligible for admission to M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch courses (45% of marks in Q. E. in case of SC, ST and Category-I candidates. (Reservation is applicable only for Karnataka Candidates)

(ii) For Part Time M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch courses

A candidate who has passed prescribed qualifying examination or equivalent examination as prescribed by the Competent Authority and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks taken together in all the subjects of all the years / semesters of the Degree Examination is eligible for admission to M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch courses (45% of marks in Q. E. in case of SC, ST and Category-I Karnataka candidates) (Reservation is applicable only for Karnataka Candidates)

In addition to this candidate after obtaining the complete degree, must have worked for not less than three years as on 31st July 2016, in an establishment and must be working in an organization situated within a radial distance of 40 km from the institution in which the candidate seeks admission. However, the employer has to fill up the NOC duly signed by the competent authority.

™(iii) Admission to the Part Time M.Tech Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) shall be open to regular faculty working in institutions in Karnataka state.

Who have passed B.E. / B.Tech Examination (in relevant field) of VTU or any other recognized University / Institution and have passed the qualifying examination in second class (50% aggregate) (No relaxation in minimum percentage will be given for these admissions)

Having experience of one academic year, and Working place shall be within 100 kms from the institutions where they seek admission.

Mode of Conducting the Test

In order to obtain admission to MBA, MCA, M.E. / M.Tech / M.Arch courses through KEA, a candidate must appear for the Post Graduate Common Entrance Test – 2016, which will be conducted by the Karnataka Examinations Authority, Bangalore (Herein after referred to as KEA). The Post Graduate Common Entrance Test – 2016 will be conducted in specified places, spread over Karnataka. The details of the written test are as follows:

Entrance Test Dates and Pattern

Date of PGCET Course For Timing Marks
02 Jul 2016 MCA Admission to 1st year / 1st semester and
for Lateral Entry 2nd year / 3rd semester
10.30 am to 12.30 pm 100
MBA Admission to 1st year / 1st semester 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm 100
03 Jul 2016 M.E / M.Tech / M.Arch Type-B : Courses offered by Department of Post Graduate Studies and
Research in Mathematics and Computer Science, Kuvempu University and
Deparmtnet of Studies in Computer Science, University of Mysore
10.30 am to 12.30 pm 100
Type-A: Courses offered by VTU, UVCE, UBDTCE 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm 100

Note:

  • All the admissions and undergraduate Degrees to claim eligibility for admission to any of the PG Courses is subject to approval of the Government / VTU / other respective University.
  • As per the letter from VTU, Belgaum to pursue M.Tech course on the basis of undergruade programme from Aeronautical Society of India is Not approved.
  • As per the letter from VTU, Belgaum , who have acquired B.E Degree through Distance Education Mode are Not Eligible for admission to M.Tech Courses.

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