Karnataka Diploma CET 2020, that was scheduled to be conducted on August 9, 2020, has been put on hold till further notice. To apply for Karnataka Diploma CET 2020, the online application form was made available at cetonline.karnataka.gov.in. Diploma Common Entrance Test (DCET) is held for admission to 2nd yr Engineering courses and for first-year Architecture course under lateral entry scheme. It is held in offline mode i.e. pen and paper mode. Candidates can read the article for more information about Karnataka DCET 2020.
Latest: The entrance exam has been postponed until further orders.
Karnataka DCET 2020
Candidates can check below some important dates related to Karnataka DCET 2020
|KEA DCET 2020||Date|
|Information Brochure releases||16 Jun 2020|
|Commencement of Online Application||16 Jun 2020|
|Last date to enter details in online Application||30 Jun 2020|
|Last date to pay the fee in the bank||02 Jul 2020|
|Application repoen||06 – 09 Jul 2020|
|Admission ticket download starts|
Respective Subjects – 10 am to 01 pm
Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga – 03 pm to 04 pm
|Release of Answer key||to be announced|
|Object against answer key||to be announced|
|Declaration of Result||to be announced|
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Karnataka DCET 2020 Application Form
Application Form for Karnataka DCET 2020 will release in online mode. Candidates can fill the application form through kea.kar.nic.in.
The steps to apply include:
Step 1: Register online using the dorectlink on tis page.
Step 2: Login using the user id and password created.
Step 3: Fill the application form with the details asked
Step 4: Upload the scanned images
Step 5: Pay the application fee.
Application Fees: Candidates can check below the expected application fees for Karnataka DCET 2020 application form.
|Category||Fees in Rs.|
|General and OBC||650|
Mode of Payment: Candidates have to pay the application fees through challan. Select the bank challan, download and take a printout of the challan and pay the fees in the respective bank.
Karnataka DCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
It is important for candidates to check the eligibility criteria before filling out the application form. Candidates can check below the eligibility criteria to appear for Karnataka DCET 2020.
For B.E courses (Day shift)/ For B.E courses (Evening shift) – Candidate should have scored a minimum aggregate of 45% in all the subjects opted in the final year of the diploma. For SC/ST candidates its 40%.
- Candidate should have at least 2 years of work experience in any reputed private or government organization.
For Architecture Courses – Candidates who want to apply for architecture course should have a NATA score with a minimum marks of 40%. A minimum aggregate of 50% should have been scored in the final year of diploma in all the subjects taken. For SC/ST minimum aggregate is 45%.
Karnataka DCET 2020 Syllabus
It is important for candidates to know the syllabus before appearing for the entrance exam. Syllabus helps the candidate to prepare well for the exam. Candidates can check below the syllabus for Karnataka DCET 2020.
|Engineering Mathematics and Applied Science||Click here to view syllabus|
|Civil Engineering||Click here to view syllabus|
|Chemical Engineering / Polymer Technology||Click here to view syllabus|
|Computer Science and Engg / Information Science Engg.||Click here to view syllabus|
|Environmental Engg. / Public Health Engg. / Water Tech / Health Sciences||Click here to view syllabus|
|Textile Technology||Click here to view syllabus|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering||Click here to view syllabus|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||Click here to view syllabus|
|Mechanical Engineering||Click here to view syllabus|
|Aeronautical Engineering||Click here to view syllabus|
|Mining Engineering||Click here to view syllabus|
|Biotechnology||Click here to view syllabus|
|Ceramics Technology||Click here to view syllabus|
Karnataka DCET 2020 Exam Pattern
Candidates can check below the exam pattern for Karnataka DCET 2020
- Exam Level – State level Exam
- Mode of Examination – Offline exam
- Type of Questions – Multiple Choice Question
- Duration of Examination – 3 hour +25 min for filling the details
- Maximum Marks – 180
|Applied Mathematics||40||Common to all branches|
|Applied Science||40||Common to all branches|
|Engineering Paper*||100||Separate Question Paper for all the engineering subjects|
as per the group to which they belong
*Aeronautical / Ceramics / Civil / Chemical / Computer Science / Electronics & Communication / Electrical & Electronics/ Environmental/ Mechanical / Mining / Textile
Kannada Language Test for DCET 2020
Candidates who want to take admission through the seats reserved for Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga and whose mother tongue is Kannada, Tulu or Kodava. A language test will be conducted to check their writing, speaking and reading ability of Kannada language. A candidate has to score a minimum of 12 marks out of 50 in order to be considered for rank assignment.
Karnataka DCET 2020 Admit Card
Admit Card for Karnataka Diploma CET 2020 is available online at the official website kea.kar.nic.in. It is released after the successful completion of the application form. Candidates who fill the application form on time and pay the application fee are eligible to download the admit card.
Candidates must preserve the admit card till the admission in College or Institution. The relevant photocopy of the original documents of the parents in support of their claim such as marks cards, study certificates, etc., along with the DCET admission ticket should be produced on the day of Kannada Language Test.
Karnataka Diploma CET 2020 Exam Centre
Candidates can check below the list of exam centres where KDCET 2020 is expected to be conducted.
Karnataka DCET 2020 Answer Key
After the completion of the common entrance test, the provisional answer key is published on the KEA official website. The answer key has the correct answer to all the questions asked in the exam. Using it candidates can calculate the probable score in the test even before the result is out.
The candidates / parents / lecturers can file their objections, if any, addressed to the “Executive Director, Karnataka Examinations Authority, Bangalore” with regard to any of the published Answer Key, along with all supporting documents / justification. Objections received from the candidates without justification shall not be considered. The objections received by KEA is placed before an Expert Committee, whose decision is final for determination of the right answer key. The final answer key is used for evaluation of the result
Karnataka DCET 2020 Result
The merit list of diploma holders for Day and Evening College B.E/B.Tech Courses will be prepared based on the marks obtained in the final year examination or fifth and sixth semesters examination leading to diploma in the relevant branch of Engineering (Internal assessment marks will be considered for determination of merit in case of semester students, where internal assessment marks are counted for declaring the diploma result) and marks obtained in the Diploma CET–2020 taken in equal proportions.
In the case of Architecture Course, the merit will be determined on the basis of marks obtained by candidates in the qualifying examination in all subjects and the valid NATA score taken in equal proportions.
Karnataka DCET Seat Matrix
Candidates can check below the seat matrix as per last year.
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Day College – General Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Day College – Hyd-Kar Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Day College – Special Category Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Architecture College – General Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Architecture College – Hyd-Kar Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Evening College – 2 Years – General Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Evening College – 2 Years – Hyd-Kar Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Evening College – 2 Years – Special Category Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Evening College – 6 Years – general Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Evening College – 6 Years – Hyd-Kar Quota
- Click here to check Seat matrix – Evening College – 6 Years – Special Category Quota
Karnataka DCET 2020 Exam Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will conduct Diploma Common Entrance Test (DCET) 2020
Ans : Mode of DCET 2020 exam will be offline (pen-paper based)
Ans : DCET exam is conducted for admissions in 2nd year Engineering Course (B.E) and B.Arch course.
Ans : Candidates can only apply for DCET 2020 online from the official website as per the schedule.
Ans : No, there will be no Negative marking in respect of wrong answers.
Ans : KEA will allot the seats ONLINE in the order of merit list and based on the priority of options obtained from the candidates.
Official Website: kea.kar.nic.in
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