KCET/KEA 2017 Dates, Registration, Exam Pattern
KCET is the state level entrance exam conducted by KEA (Karnataka Examination Authority) for admission to various academic courses – Medical, Dental, Ayurveda, Homeopathy, Unani, Naturopathy & Yoga, Engineering, Technology, B.Pharm. etc. KCET 2017 is scheduled for May 02 and 03, 2017.
KCET 2017 Application Form can be filled on the official website i.e, kea.kar.nic.in from January 27, 2017. All the candidates need to fulfill the eligibility criteria for KCET 2017 as specified in the official notification by KEA. Registration window for KCET 2017 closes on February 27, 2017.
For admission to various undergraduate courses offered through KCET, candidates must have completed 10+2 or second year Pre-University or any other equivalent examination. Seats across different courses are reserved for various categories as per the prevailing norms of Government of Karnataka.Check KCET 2017 Reservation List.
Candidates can download the KCET 2017 Admit Card online from 3rd week of March onwards. The counseling process of the exam is expected to be in minimum 2 rounds. The duration of Karnataka CET (KCET) is 3 hours 30 minutes. There are in total 180 questions in Karnataka CET from 3 topics namely Biology, Physics and Mathematics. Exam would be conducted in offline mode and medium of KCET is English.
KEA is expected to announce KCET Results 2017 in the month of May – 2017. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of KCET 2017 Cutoff released separately for various courses. Admission to MBBS/BDS courses will be offered through NEET 2017 and Architecture courses through NATA 2017.
KCET 2017 Exam Dates
KEA has released the exam dates for KEAM 2017. Candidates can check the detailed schedule for various events in KCET 2017.
|Commencement of KCET 2017 online form submission||January 27, 2017|
|Last date for online form submission||February 27, 2017|
|Last date to KCET 2017 application fee in Specified Banks||March 03, 2017|
|Editing of online application CET 2017||February 27, 2017 To February 29, 2017|
|Downloading of KCET 2017 Hall Ticket||4th Week of March, 2017|
|Karnataka CET 2017 Exam date||May 02, 2017 And May 03, 2017|
|Publication of provisional answer key||3rd week of May , 2017|
|Result Declaration||1st week of June, 2017|
|Download and Printout of Applications||1st week of June, 2017|
|KCET 2017 Counselling||1st week of June, 2017 onwards|
KCET 2017 Exam Schedule
KCET 2017 will be conducted on 2 separate days. The language test for Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates will be conducted on May 04, 2017. KEA will also conduct a practical examination for candidates who want to claim seats under agriculturist quota.
|May 02, 2017||Wednesday||10:30 am -11:50 am||Biology|
|2:30 pm - 3:50 pm||Mathematics|
|May 03, 2017||Thursday||10:30 am - 11:50 pm||Physics|
|2:30 pm -3:50 pm||Chemistry|
|May 04, 2017||Friday||11:30 am - 12:30 pm|
Both for Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga Candidates
|May 20, 2017||Saturday||9.00 am onwards|
Practical Examination to Claim Seat under Agriculturist Quota
Check KCET 2017 Exam Dates
KCET 2017 Application Process
KCET/KEA 2017 Registration will be open from January 13, 2017 till February 13, 2017. The entire online application process is in two phases. In the first phase candidates have to fill the details and edit the data. In the second phase candidates have to select the declaration item and pay the application fee. Follow the steps mentioned below to apply for the exam:
KCET 2017 Application Fee
The candidates can check the application fee of KCET 2017 exam:
|Candidates Residing Outside Karnataka||Rs.750/-|
Application fee can be paid via Bank Challan or Demand Draft. DD must be drawn in favour of ‘Executive Director, Karnataka Examinations Authority’, payable at Bangalore.
KCET 2017 Reservation
Reservation Criteria of KCET 2017 is applicable for candidates belonging to Scheduled castes, Scheduled Tribes, and other backward classes. The candidates belonging to Karnataka can claim for the seats reserved. The candidates of SC/ST/OBC group should fall under 1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B categories. There are special categories also, through which candidates can get admission by appearing in KCET 2017. Some of these categories are: NCC; Sports; Scouts and Guides; Defence; Ex-defence; Physically Handicapped; Anglo-Indian; Central Armed Police Force; Ex-Central Armed Police Force.
The candidates who belong to Ex-Central Armed Poilce will be alloted seats according to merit only. Provision of Reservation for candidates of Hyderabad is also there in the norms of KCET 2017. The candidates belonging to districts of Bidar, Gulbarga, Yadgir, Raichur, Koppal and Bellary shall be regarded as the local area.
KCET 2017 Eligibility
Candidates interested in KCET can apply for the official website.You are advised to ensure that you hold the following eligibility before applying for the exam :-
- Nationality- The applicant should be citizen of India.
- Candidates must be class 12th pass with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.
- Candidates also have Chemistry/Bio-technology/Computer-Science/Electronics/Biology as optional subjects with English as one of the languages of study.
- An aggregate of 45% marks must be secured in optional subjects.
KCET 2017 Examination Pattern
The questions will be asked from 4 subjects namely Biology, Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry. Each paper will be of 60 marks. Time duration of each paper is 80 minutes.Questions will be of objective type. For every correct answer you will get 1 mark.No negative marking is applicable.
Given below are some of the key highlights forKCET 2017 Exam Pattern:
60 x 3
There will be 2 papers both have 3 hours duration
Each of 4
Each Correct Answer will be awarded 4 marks
No -ve marking in Paper I. 1 mark will be deducted in Mathematics and Aptitude Section of Paper II for incorrect responses.
offline and online
Paper I is conducted in both online and offline mode while Paper II will be in offline mode
The paper 1 will have objective type questions. Paper 2 comprises objective type and drawing test.
Paper I will have 90 questions. Paper II consists of 82 questions
KCET 2017 Results
The KCET 2017 Results will be published on May 28, 2017.Candidates can check their result on the official website of KEA. Counselling process will start within 15 days of declaration of the result. After the declaration of results candidates document verification will be done by KEA University.
Steps to check KCET 2017 Results
Step-1 VIsit the official website kea.kar.nic.in
Step-2 Click on Results link
Step-3 Enter your roll number and date of birth and click on submit button.
KCET 2017 Answer keys
KEA Authority will release the answer keys after the declaration of result. It expected to be be published on the official website by May 19, 2017. Firstly the authority will publish a provisional answer key. This key will be liable for challenge.Candidates will be given a period of 3 days to challege it. After that a final answer key will be released, Based on which actual marks of the candidates will be determined and results will be declared.
Check Complete KCET 2017 Answer Key
KCET 2017 Cutoff
KCET cut off will be determined on the basis of number of appeared candidates, previous year cut off, level of difficulty of exam, performance of candidates in the exam and availability of seats. Separate merit list will be prepared for Medical, Dental, Architecture and Engineering streams. Read More About KCET Cutoff
KCET 2015 Cutoff rank for Engineering
Provided below is stream wise cut off for various engineering colleges in Karnataka :-
|University Visveswariah College of Engineering, Bangalore||19041||7053||8014||9264||9353|
S K S J T Institute of Engineering, Bangalore
|B M S College of Engineering, Basavanagudi, Bangalore||9907||–||979||4917|
|Dr. Ambedkar Institute Of Technology, Bangalore||17900||18988||16118||22527||21592|
|R. V. College of Engineering, Bangalore||2649||1223||910||3173||2514|
|M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore||–||–||–||9567||3941|
|Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore||21817||8406||8636||14617||13728|
|Bangalore Institute of Technology, Bangalore||12991||8094||4705||12977||5901|
|P E S Institute of Technology, Bangalore||10700||2392||2617||7937||2653|
|Sir M.Visveswaraya Institute of Technology, Bangalore||12641||11623||6808||15295|
Preparation Books for KCET 2017
Check the list of books to refer to for preparing for Karnataka CET (KCET) 2017:
|13 Years Karnataka CET Explorer - Engineering||9383262591|
|CET Medical Entrance – Karnataka Common Entrance Test : 14 Years Solved Papers||9351412318|
|Karnataka CET – Explorer Medical||9384248371|
|Karnataka CET – Explorer Engineering||9384248363|
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