KCET 2020 Result – KEA releases the KCET Result in the online mode at cetonline.karnataka.gov.in. The candidates can check their section wise scores and the All India Rank in the exam under their login. Candidates qualified as per KCET Result 2020 are then called for counselling and seat allocation. The KCET 2020 Result is declared separately for all the courses. To qualify for Engineering, candidates who belong to the General category have to obtain 45% of the total marks and students belonging to OBC, ST, SC category need to score 40% of the total marks to qualify the test. For more details on the KCET 2020 Result, read below.

KCET 2020 Result

After the declaration of results, a Merit List is published by the exam conducting body. The merit list of KCET, for each course, is prepared separately. For some courses, the marks of 2nd PUC is used, while for others, the marks of the national level exam are used. Know the important dates of KCET 2020 Result from the table below:

KCET 2020 Result

Important dates

KCET 2020 exam date

4th week of Apr 2020

Verification of Documents for Agriculturist quota at the respective Practical Test Centres

2nd week of May 2020

Date of Practical Examination for UG course applicants for Agriculture/ Horticulture / Veterinary Universities under “Agriculturist Quota”

2nd week of May 2020

KCET 2020 Result Date

3rd week of May 2020

Check Result: the candidates can check the KCET 2020 Result at cetonline.karnataka.gov.in

How Is The KCET 2020 Result Compiled?

The compilation of the KCET 2020 Result is done as per the points below:

  • The candidates score in the exam is calculated using the marking scheme of the exam
  • The candidates who qualify the minimum marks are declared qualified.
  • Qualified candidates are then asked to enter their 10+2 marks.
  • Based on the table below, the final merit list of the candidates are prepared for admission in the colleges:

KCET 2020 Merit List

Factor Determining KCET Merit

B.E / B.Tech

Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics Marks in KCET 2020 + Qualifying Exam


NATA 2020 or JEE Main Paper 2 2020 Score

B.V.Sc & A.H.

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology Marks in KCET 2020


Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology Marks in KCET 2020

2nd Year B.Pharm

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology Marks in KCET 2020


Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology Marks in KCET 2020

Farm Science courses

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology Marks in KCET 2020 + Qualifying Exam

How is Merit Decided if there is a tie in KCET 2020 Marks?

The candidates can check below the process of breaking the tie if 2 or more candidates get the same score in KCET 2020:

Tie Breaker Criteria for B.Arch

  • If the score of the candidates in NATA are equal then the merit is determined on the basis of marks secured in Mathematics in the Qualifying exam.
  • If the tie is still there, then the age is considered and the elder candidate gets the higher rank.

Tie Breaker Criteria for B.Tech and Other Courses

  • Firstly, the marks in Biology / Mathematics shall be taken into consideration.
  • If the tie still persists, then the marks of the candidates in Chemistry / Physics will be used.
  • The tie is not broken even after this, then the marks in respective subjects in the Qualifying examination will be used.
  • As a last resort, the age of the candidates will be considered. The elder candidate will be allocated a higher rank.

Merit by Draw of Lots: KEA will use the draw of lots method if the above-mentioned ways to break the tie fails. As per this, the merit shall be allocated by draw. It will be purely on luck basis.

KCET 2020 Cut Off Marks

There is a minimum marks the candidates have to score in KCET 2020 exam to be able to qualify the exam. The same is given in the points below:

  • To qualify for Engineering, candidates who belong to the General category have to obtain 45% of the total marks.
  • Students belonging to OBC, ST, SC category need to score 40% of the total marks to qualify the test.

How to Check KCET Result 2020?

The result for KCET 2020 is released by online mode only. Follow the instructions as provided below to check KCET 2020 Result:

Step 1: Click on the direct link which is going to be provided on this page for checking KCET Result.

Step 2: With the help of the direct link, candidates just need to log in by entering their application number as obtained after the KCET 2020 Registration.

Step 3: Click on the “Submit” button and then check your result.

Step 4: As the last step of the process, candidates can take a print out of their KCET 2020 Result for future reference.

Details mentioned in KCET 2020 Result

Candidates are going to observe some details in KCET 2020 Result such as:

  1. Name
  2. Scores
  3. Rank

FAQs on KCET 2020 Result

Ques. Will I get my result card for KCET 2020 by post or email?
Ans. No, you can check your result for KCET by online mode only at the KCET 2020 Login. NO hard copy of your result is sent via post.

Ques. Can I submit a request for re-totaling or re-evaluation for my KCET Result?
Ans. No, the exam conducting body does not accept the request for re-totaling or re-evaluation for my KCET Result as valuation and the subsequent scoring is done error free.

Ques. I have completed my qualifying exam from outside Karnataka and appeared for KCET 2020. However, my name is not displayed in the merit list. What should I do?
Ans. It is to be noted that the candidates from CBSE/ ICSE/ Repeaters and Outside Karnataka have to submit the qualifying examination marks in order to find their names in the merit list. The link to submit the qualifying marks is going to be provided in the portal itself.

KCET 2020 Counselling

The candidates who qualify the KCET 2020 exam are then called for the counselling rounds. On the basis of candidate’s performance in the test/ qualifying examination, eligible candidates are considered for allotment of seats. In the KCET 2020 counselling process, firstly document verification is done. Candidates have to attend for verification of documents at the specified date/ session. After this, the shortlisted candidates need to complete the online seat allocation process in which they have to enter their choice of college code and course name.

About KCET 2020

KCET is a state level entrance examination which is conducted to offer admission into Undergraduate Courses in the fields of Engineering, Dental, Medical, Pharmacy, Farm Science and many more. KCET is a pen – paper based test. KCET is conducted by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA). After appearing in KCET 2020, candidates can take admission in Government, University Private Aided and Un-Aided Professional Institutions presiding the state of Karnataka only.

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