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KU PGCET 2018 Exam Pattern

KU PGCET 2018, commonly known as Kakatiya University Post Graduate Common Entrance Test is most likely to take place in the last week of May 2018, as in the previous years. Notifications and examinations details will all be uploaded on the official website of the university very soon.

  • KU PGCET is a state level examination conducted in offline mode.
  • The questions are objective type multiple choice question.
  • There are altogether 100 questions, each carrying 1 mark each.
  • The exam must be attempted in 150 minutes.
  • Note that for each course, exam pattern may vary accordingly.

Interested candidates can apply for the entrance test on the website KU PGCET is conducted by Kakatiya University, Warangal on behalf of Government of Telangana to offer admissions to candidates in PG courses in Arts, Science, and Commerce offered in the university and also Satavahana University, Karimnagar.

KU PGCET 2018 Highlights

Name of the UniversityKakatiya University
Name of the examKakatiya University Post Graduate Common Entrance Test
In shortKU PGCET
Official website
Level of examState level
Mode of examOffline

Know About KU PGCET 2018 Admit Card

KU PGCET 2018 Exam Pattern in Detail

Check KU PGCET 2018 Exam Pattern has been given below in complete detail:

  • KU PGCET 2018 will be conducted in offline mode.
  • The question pattern will be multiple choice objective type questions.
  • The entrance test will have 100 questions, 1 mark is given for each question.
  • The time duration is 150 minutes.
  • All questions are in English.
  • For M. Ped, KU PGCET 2018 will be of 75 marks with 75 multiple choice questions.
  • The remaining 25 marks will be on the basis of the sports performance by the candidates and will be awarded by the Department of Physical Education.
  • M.Com. Entrance Test shall be common for M.Com. General, M.Com. (FA), M.Com. (B & I), M.Com. (CA).
  • M.Sc. (Mathematics) Entrance Test shall be common for M.Sc. (Mathematics), M.Sc.(Statistics), and M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics).
  • There will be no entrance test for PG courses in Sanskrit, Hindi, Urdu, Food Science & Technology, and M Sc in MIT.

KUPGCET 2018 Exam Pattern Highlights

Exam ModeOffline (Pen Paper Based) both
Number of papers 1
Question Paper Type Multiple choice objective type of questions 
Total Marks100
Exam duration150 minutes
Exam language English

Marking scheme

  • Total marks of KU PGCET 2018 is 100
  • Total questions 100
  • Each question carries 100 marks
  • There is no negative marking in KU PGCET 2018

KU PGCET 2018 Syllabus

KU PGCET 2018 will be conducted for admission into different streams and each stream will have its own syllabus. Some courses with their syllabus is given below:

EnglishEnglish Grammar, Books and Authors, Figures of Speech, Literary Terms, Ages and Movements, Literary Appreciation of Poem and Prose Passage
EconomicsMicro Economics, Macro Economics, Economic Development and Indian Economic Problems,
Public AdministrationConcept and Theories, Indian Administration, Management of Resources,
Political ScienceConcepts, Theories and Institutions, History of India, History of Modern Europe
SociologyDefinition, Scope and Nature, Its Relation to Other Sciences, Human Society, Socializations, Social Contract Theory, Status of women in Hindu Society
Human Resource ManagementLanguage Comprehension, General Knowledge, Test of Reasoning, Management Aptitude
Master of Social WorkHuman Society, Social Groups, Social Institutions, Social Problems, Social Work
Master of EducationFoundation of Education, Psychological foundation of Education, Educational Technology and Computer Education, School Management and System of Education
Master of Tourism ManagementGeographical conditions of India, Vedic Culture, Mauryan Empire, Western Impact on India
M.ComBusiness Economics, Industrial Organization and Management, Financial Accounting, Quantitative Techniques, Financial Management
BotanyDiversity of Microbes, Diversity of cryptogams, Diversity of Flowering Plants:
ZoologyBiology of invertebrates and cell biology, Biomolecules of the cell, Animal Physiology, Applied Zoology

Recommended Books for KU PGCET 2018

EnglishContemporary English Grammar, Structures and CompositionDavid GreenMadras: Macmillan
EnglishA Glossary of Literary TermsM.H. AbramsBangalore: Prism Books
Combined SubjectsAll India Kakatiya University Postgraduate Common Entrance Test (KU PGCET) Books 201Vikram editorial board -

KU PGCET 2018 Important Instructions

The candidates should read the following instructions carefully to know more about KU PGCET 2018:

  • Answers should be given on the OMR answer sheet.
  • All questions of KU PGCET 2018 are multiple choice questions.
  • Candidates should read the instructions carefully before proceeding to answer.
  • The candidates have to mark the correct answers on the OMR answer sheet.
  • Candidates need to use blue or black ink ball point only to mark the OMR sheet.
  • Mark the circle completely.
  • Do not mark two answers for the same question. In this case, your answer will be considered wrong.
  • After completion of the test, the candidates must affix their signature in the space provided on the OMR answer sheet.
  • Do not fold, tear, wrinkle or staple your answer sheet.
  • If the answer sheet is in a defective state, contact your invigilator before the commencement of the exam.




1 Comment
Pramod Prakash

Hello I am Pramod Prakash belongs to Himachal Pradesh .Am i eligible for this enterence exam

20 Sep, 2017 19:32
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Pramod, No, you are not eligible for this exam because it is a state level exam.

09 Oct, 2017 16:50

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