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KCET 2019 – Karnataka Examination Authority has started the KCET 2019 round 2 online option entry. Candidates can check their allotment result for KCET 2019 now, at kea.kar.nic.in. KCET 2019 Exam was conducted on April 29, 30 and May 01, 2019. Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) is a state level examination for admission in engineering, technology, farm science, and pharmacy courses in Government / University / Private Aided / Private Un‐Aided Professional Educational Institutions in the state. Know more about KCET 2019 from this page.

Latest: KCET 2019 Round 2 Option Entry is available now, click here to check the same.

KCET 2019

Around 1.5 to 2 lakh candidates apply for KCET every year, in hopes to get admission in B.Tech / B.Tech, B.V.Sc & A.H, B.Sc. (Agriculture, Sericulture, Horticulture, Forestry, Community Science, Bio. Tech, B.Tech (Food Technology / Dairy), B.Pharm, and Pharm-D courses. Candidates can check KCET 2019 exam dates from the table below:

KCET 2019 Important Dates
Exam date for KCET 2019 was announced on 11 Jan 2019
Information brochure of the exam will release on 01 Feb 2019
KCET 2019 application form releasing in 01 Feb 2019
Last date to submit the application form 28 Feb 2019 20 Mar 2019
KCET 2019 Form Correction date 19 to 25 Mar 21 to 25 Mar 2019 30 Mar – 01 Apr 2019
Last date to pay the application fees in the bank / e-post office 21 Mar 2019
Issuance of KCET 2019 hall ticket begins on 11 Apr 2019
Online application for OCI/PIO Candidates 16 to 20 Apr 2019, up to 5:30 PM
KCET 2019 Exam Date:
Biology and Mathematics
Physics and Chemistry
23 Apr 29 Apr 2019
24 Apr 30 Apr 2019
Kannada language Test date
(only for Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates)
25 Apr 01 May 2019
Publish of KCET 2019 Answer Key 01 May 2019
Objections against KCET 2019 Answer Key 04 May – 08 May 2019 (5:30 PM)
Online submission of Qualifying Examination Marks 03 May, 2 PM to 15 May 2019, 5:30 PM
Final chance Editing / Correction of CET-2019 online application form 01 to 05 May 09 to 13 May 2019 (up to 5:30 pm)
Document verification for Agriculturist at respective practical test centers 13 to 15 May 2019
online registration for architecture 14 to 18 May 2019
Exam date for practical examination for UG course applicants for Agriculture / Horticulture / Veterinary Universities under “Agriculturist Quota” 18 May 2019
Declaration of KCET 2019 Result 25 May 2019

Note: The candidates who have opted Bagalkot as Center for Practical Test under Agriculturists Quota shall attend the document verification and Practical Test at Vijayapura Center only.

Notice: Click here to check the notice regarding CET Scribe candidates for KCET 2019.

KCET 2019 Cut Off

The cut off is the minimum marks which a candidate should obtain in order to pass the test. Only those candidates who obtain marks equal to or greater than the cut off marks will be declared as “Qualified”. The exam conducting releases the course-wise cut off marks for KCET after the declaration of the result. Hence the cut off marks for KCET 2019 cutoff has been made available after the declaration of its result.

  • KCET Cut Off for Engineering Courses – Check here
  • KCET Cut Off for Medical & Dental Courses – Check here
  • KCET Cut Off for Architecture Courses – Check here
  • KCET Cut Off for Agricultural Courses – Check here
  • KCET Cut Off for Pharmacy Courses – Check here
  • KCET Cut Offs for ISM&H – Check here

Minimum Cut off Marks for Kannada Language Test

The minimum passing marks for all Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates shall be 12 out of 50 marks in Kannada Language Examination. Only those candidates who obtain the marks equal to or greater than the cut off marks are considered for assignment of ranks and to become eligible for allotment of seats in KCET 2019.

KCET 2019 Selection Criteria

KCET 2019 Result

Candidates appearing for the KCET 2019 would be able to access the result by log onto the official website. Aspirants need to enter their registration number to view the score card. In the KCET score card, candidates can see the total marks obtained in the concerned examination. Along with the result, KEA also releases the list of the candidates whose results have been withheld and the reasons for withholding the results.

The governing authority allow the candidates to submit their objection against the result sheet, addressed to “Executive Director, Karnataka Examinations Authority, Bangalore”. Candidates can submit the objection within three days from the date of publication of KCET 2019 Result. The discrepancies to be submitted can be changes in the Qualifying Exam marks, version code, NEET / NATA scores etc., except the marks obtained in the Common Entrance Test.

KCET 2019 Merit List

The conducting body publishes the KCET merit list for the following academic year in the form of the PDF on its official website kea.kar.nic.in after the result declaration. KEA releases separate merit list of all the courses for the appearing candidates. There are some criterion on which the merit list would be prepared for such courses:

  • In case of the Agriculturist Quota, the ranking of the candidates is assigned on the basis of 25% marks each, secured in concerned combinations in II year PUC (PCMB) and CET and 50% marks secured in the Practical Test.
  • In case of B.V.Sc & AH merit is prepared on the basis of 50% of Marks secured in CET (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) and 50% of marks scored in the practical test.
  • In case of the candidates whose result are with-held for 2nd PUC or 12 standard, the rank is assigned after the submission of the required documents on the specified date and time.

NOTE: Candidates must also note that KCET 2019 Merit List is not going to be made available in the KEA Premises.

KCET 2019 Option Entry and Seat Allotment

Those who have successfully verified their documents and received the verification slip can proceed to submit choice(s) of the Institute for which they wish to apply for. The candidate may enter the course/college of his choice from among the seats available which would be displayed at the time of entry of options i.e., college wise, category wise, course wise, and discipline-wise. KEA conducts three rounds of the Seat Allotment. The allotment of seat takes place on the basis of merit and priority of options submitted by the candidate.

If a candidate is satisfied with the seat allotted to them, then he/she can download the Challan / allotted details from the KEA Website. Furthermore, the candidates have to download the admission order and report to the college. If not satisfied, the candidates need to choose the option to appear for the subsequent round of the Seat Allotment.

KCET 2019 Seats

KEA will reveal the exact number of seats after the announcement of result. We have mentioned the last year’s seat matrix for the reference of the candidates. As soon as the conducting body announces the latest seat matrix, we will update it on this page accordingly.

Programme Seats
Medical (general) 1782
Dental (general) 667
Medical (Hyd-Kar) 585
Dental (Hyd-Kar) 164
Medical (special) 122
Dental (special) 44
ISM&H (AYUSH) Homoeopathy (general) 201
ISM&H (AYUSH) Naturopathy (general) 68
ISM&H (AYUSH) Homoeopathy(Hyd-Kar) 33
ISM&H (AYUSH) Naturopathy (Hyd-Kar) 7
ISM&H (AYUSH) Homoeopathy(special) 19
ISM&H (AYUSH) Naturopathy (special) 4
Engineering (general) 46638
Engineering (Hyd-Kar) 1246
Engineering (special) 59
Architecture (general) 186
Architecture (Hyd-Kar) 7
Architecture (special) 2
B.Sc (Ag) & BVSc (general) 283
B.Sc (Ag) & BVSc (Agriculturist) 94
B.Sc (Ag) & BVSc (special) 23
B.Pharm and Pharm D (general and Hyd-Kar) 635
B.Pharm and Pharm D (special) 6
Lateral Entry B.Pharma (general and Hyd-Kar) 189
Lateral Entry B.Pharma (special) 16
Total 53080

Courses Offered Through KCET 2019

On the basis of KCET 2019 score, the candidates are offered admission in the following programs:

  • B.E. / B.Tech
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Sericulture
  • B.Sc (Hons) Horticulture
  • B.Sc (Hons) Forestry
  • B.Sc. Agri BioTech
  • B.HSc.(Home Science)
  • B.Tech (Agri.Engg)
  • B.Tech (Food Techno)
  • B.Tech (Dairy Tech)
  • B.F.Sc (Fisheries)
  • B.Tech (Food Science &Tech)
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Agri. Marketing & Co‐Op
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (B.V.Sc. & A.H.)
  • B‐Pharma
  • 2nd Year B. Pharma
  • Pharma‐D

KCET 2019 Admit Card

Candidates can download KCET 2019 Admit Card via visiting the official website. KCET 2019 Admit Card is made available in the online mode only. No printed admit card is sent to the candidates individually through the post. To download it, enter the details such as Application Number, Date of Birth. KCET 2019 Admit Card has some personal details of the candidates as well as basic information about the exam such as date, timings, the address of the test center, etc.

It is to be noted that candidates must carry KCET 2019 Admit Card to the examination center positively as it is going to act as an entry ticket at that time. Also, make sure a valid id proof is carried along with the KCET 2019 Admit Card.

KCET 2019 Test Center

The Karnataka Examination Authority is conducting the KCET 2019 entrance in 54 places spread over Karnataka State. The candidates who have passed or are appearing for Qualifying Examination within Karnataka will be allotted the test center within the district in which the candidate has studied 2nd PUC or 12th standard.

KCET 2019 Answer Key

Once KEA conducts the entrance exam successfully at all the test centers, it publishes the answer key for Karnataka CET on the notified date. The provisional answer key for KCET 2019 has been published online at the official website of KEA in a pdf format. The official answer key which is released by the exam conducting body is available now. Earlier Coaching Institutes has published the answer key. This unofficial answer key is generally released an hour or two after the exam is over.

Candidates can also file their objections against the provisional answer key, addressing to the “Executive Director, Karnataka Examinations Authority, Bangalore” from May 04, 2019 to May 08, 2019 (5:30 PM). The objection has to be sent either in person or only through SPEED POST or email: [email protected] Along with the objection, candidates also have to attach the supporting documents and justifications against the targeted question.

KCET 2019 Revised Exam Schedule

The complete schedule of KCET 2019, for physics, chemistry, biology, and mathematics, is as follows:

Date Subject Timings
29 Apr 2019 Biology 10:30 am to 11:50 am
29 Apr 2019 Mathematics 02:30 pm to 03:30 pm
30 Apr 2019 Physics 10:30 am to 11:50 am
30 Apr 2019 Chemistry 02:30 pm to 03:30 pm

For Kannada Language Test – Only in Bangalore Center

Date Subject Timing
01 May 2019 Both for Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga Candidates 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Official Notice for KCET 2019 Dates Change Below:

KCET 2019 Application Form

The registration for Karnataka KCET 2019 is started online at its website. The entire online application form filling process is to be completed in two phases – In the first phase, candidates have to fill the details and can edit the data any number of times and also can take the draft printouts before selecting the declaration. In the second phase, the candidates have to select the declaration after confirming themselves that there are no changes to be further done.

The candidates should note that they can edit/ modify details in the KCET 2019 Application Form as many times as they wish for before commencing the second phase. Once the declaration is done, the candidates are not allowed to change/ edit/ delete/ add any information in the KCET 2019 Online Application.

Application Fee for KCET 2019

Candidates have to pay the application fee for KCET 2019 through online mode only. Aspirants can pay the fee through e-challan listed banks such as e-Post office, State Bank of India, Corporation Bank and ICICI Bank.

Candidate Quota Category Fees
Karnataka GM, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B Rs. 500/-
SC, ST, CAT-1 Rs. 250/-
All female candidate of Karnataka Rs. 250/-
Outside Karnataka GM Rs. 750/-
Outside India GM Rs. 5000/-

KCET 2019

KCET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

It is important the students must check the eligibility criteria for the course for which they wish to apply for before registering for the entrance exam. Below we have given the eligibility for each and every course. The candidates should proceed to register only after checking the eligibility for KCET 2019.

Click Here to check the eligibility clauses to claim for the government seats.

  • Nationality The aspirant should be an Indian National
  • Educational QualificationThe aspirants should fulfill the following criteria:
Course Name Qualifying
Examination
Aggregate Percentage
AYUSH Should have passed the second year Pre‐University or 12th standard or its equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as optional subjects and English as one of the languages of study
  • Should have secured an aggregate of 50% marks in case of General Category
  • 40% (marks in case of SC/ST, Cat-1, OBC (2A, 2B, 3A, 3B ) category candidates
B.Arch Should have passed 2nd PUC / 12th Std / Equivalent Exam with Mathematics as one of the optional subjects
  • Should have secured an aggregate of 50% marks in case of General Category
  • 45% marks in case of SC/ST, Cat-1, OBC (2A, 2B, 3A, 3B ) category candidates
B.E. / B.Tech Should have Passed in 2nd PUC / 12th Std / Equivalent Exam with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry / Bio‐Technology / Biology / Electronics / Computer Science as optional subjects with English as one of the languages of study
  • Should have secured an aggregate of 45% marks in Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry / Bio-Technology / Biology / Electronics / Computer.
  • 40% marks in case of SC/ST, Cat-1, OBC (2A, 2B, 3A, 3B ) category candidates
Farm Science courses The aspirants should have passed in 2nd PUC / 12th Std / Equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology as optional subjects.
Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry course c Candidate should have Passed in 2nd PUC / 12th Std with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English subjects
  • Should have secured an aggregate of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English
  • 40% marks in case of SC/ST, Cat-1, OBC (2A, 2B, 3A, 3B ) category candidates
B‐Pharma
  • The candidates should have passed in 2nd PUC / 12th Std with Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

OR

  • Passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India
  • Should have secured 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) in the Qualifying examination

OR

  • Should have secured minimum 45% marks in the Diploma examination (40% for SC, ST, Cat‐1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates)
2nd Year B. Pharma Should have passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India Should have secured minimum 45% marks in the Diploma examination (40% for SC, ST, Cat‐1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates)
 Pharma‐D
  •  The candidate should have passed in 2nd PUC / 12th Std with Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

OR

  • Passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India

Who Cannot Apply for KCET 2019?

The following candidates shall not be eligible to apply and appear for KCET 2019:

  1. The candidates who have passed the qualifying examination other than the universities listed by KEA.
  2. Candidates who have passed from the Karnataka State Open University are also not eligible to apply for KCET 2019.
  3. Those whose appears for the qualifying examination in the year 2019 and whose result is awaited are eligible to apply but if he/she does not pass the qualifying examination with the required pass percentage of marks, they shall not be granted admission.

Note: A candidate who is appearing in the qualifying examination, i.e., 2nd PUC / 12th Standard in 2019 and whose result is awaited can apply and appear for KCET 2019.

KCET 2019 Exam Pattern

  • Mode of Examination: Offline (pen-paper based)
  • Exam Duration: 70 mins
  • Total Questions: 230
  • Subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and/ or Biology, and Kannada Language Test

The distribution of question in each of these subjects is as follows:-

Subjects Total Questions Total Marks
Physics 60 60
Chemistry 60 60
Mathematics / Biology 60 60
Kannada Language Test 50 50

Marking Scheme: The candidates must note down the marking scheme for KCET 2019:

  • For every correct answer, candidates are going to be awarded 01 mark.
  • There shall be NO NEGATIVE MARKING for an incorrect answer

KCET 2019 Syllabus

KEA has clarified that the question papers of the Karnataka Common Entrance Test is mostly based on the First and Second PUC syllabi prescribed by the Department of Pre-University Education of Karnataka State.

KCET 2019 Study Material/ Sample Paper

To help the candidates in their preparation for KCET, the exam conducting body has provided the study material and video lectures. The candidates can take help of these and start their preparation for the entrance exam.

Study Material For Physics

Name of the Topic Study Material
Rotational Motion Download here
Newtons Laws of Motion Download here
Work, Power & Energy Download here
Conservation Of Momentum And Collision Download here
Ray Optics And Optical Instruments Download here
Motion In A Straight Line, Motion In A Plane Download here
Magnetic Effect of Electric Current Download here
Oscillation & Waves Download here
Heat & Thermodynamics Download here
Moving charges & Magnetism Download here
Electrostatics and Capacitors Download here
Current Electricity Download here
Electro Magnetic Induction & Alternate Current Download here
Semi – Conductors Download here

Study Material For Chemistry

Name of the Topic Study Material
Aldehydes, Ketones, Carboxylic Acids and Amines Download here
Surface Chemistry and D & F Block Elements Download here
Chemical Thermodynamics And Redox Reactions Download here
Equilibrium And Hydrogen Download here
Classification Of Elements And Periodicity In Properties Download here
General Principles & process of isolation of elements Download here
Chemical Bonding & molecular structure Download here
Theory of dilute solutions Download here
Electro-Chemistry Download here
Co-ordination compound and polymers Download here
Hydrocarbon Download here
Basic concept in Chemistry Download here

Study Material For Mathematics

Name of the Topic Study Material
Algebra – 1 Download here
Algebra – 1 Download here
Vector Algebra Download here
3-Dimensional Geometry Download here
Algebra-1 Download here
Algebra-1 (Part-2) Download here
Calculus Download here
Calculus Download here
Straight Lines Download here
Conic Section Download here
Probability Download here
Trigonometry Download here
Trigonometry Download here
Calculus Download here

Study Material For Biology

Name of the Topic Study Material
Morphology of Flowering Plants Download here
Plant Anatomy & Structural organisation in Animals Download here
Cell biology Download here
Plant Physiology Download here
Plant Physiology (Part-2) Download here
Human Physiology Download here
Human Physiology – Part-02 Download here
Genetics & Evolution Download here
Biology in Human welfare Download here
Genetics & Evolution Download here
Reproduction Download here
Bio Technology Download here
Human Reproduction Download here

FAQ’s

Candidates suffer through many problems and queries while the admission process, for the sake of candidates we have provided here frequently asked questions candidates ask at the time of admission process. You can access the FAQ’s from the link provided here below.

KCET Contact Details:

Address: Sampige Road, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore – 560012.
Phone: 080 – 23460460 (Five Lines)
Fax: 080 – 23461576
E-mail: [email protected]

Fee Structure

Seat matrix

  • Click here to check the seat Matrix for Engineering (Non-Hyd).
  • Click here to check the seat Matrix for Engineering (Hyd).

Official Website: kea.kar.nic.in

For more information regarding KCET 2019, candidates can download the information brochure

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