- Reasons to Get Direct Admission without KCET Score 2022?
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- Direct Admission in Karnataka Engineering Colleges
- Eligibility for Admission in Management Quota Seats
- Direct Admission in Private Engineering Colleges in Karnataka
- List of Private Engineering Colleges in Karnataka
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If the Engineering aspirants in the Karnataka state are pondering whether or not they can secure a seat in one of the engineering colleges in the state without appearing for the Karnataka Common Entrance Testor KCET, it is time that we provide you with the complete picture. It is high time to answer the queries of those students who do not want to appear in the state-level engineering entrance exam and yet want to grab a seat in one of the leading Engineering Colleges of Karnataka. Through the following sections, you will get to know-how. But first, get a brief idea about what actually is KCET.
KCET is a state-level engineering entrance exam that is conducted to allow engineering aspirants of Karnataka to get into one of the government, government-aided and private engineering institutions in the state. There are more than 100 colleges in the state which accepts KCET scores to help these aspirants fulfil their dream. It is an offline exam conducted in Hindi, Kannada and English languages. Check the direct links provided below to know more about each aspect of the KCET exam in a detailed fashion.
As mentioned in the earlier paragraph, it is not mandatory to appear in the KCET exam to be eligible for admission into Karnataka engineering colleges. Now the question arises is who are those who can get a seat in one of the top engineering colleges in the state without sitting for the KCET entrance test. The following section provides an answer to the same.
Students who appear in other engineering entrance exams like JEE Mainor COMEDK UGET need not fret over taking the KCET exam to be eligible for a seat in one of the leading engineering institutions in the state. Also, there are several other university-level engineering entrance exams through which these engineering aspirants will be able to pursue their desired engineering courses. Let us know a bit more about these exams.
The biggest event in the mega Indian engineering exam carnival, JEE Main exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) through which engineering aspirants from all across the country can get into various IITS, NITS, CFTIs. A certain percentage of seats are reserved for JEE Main test-takers in the engineering colleges of Karnataka. Thus, those students who appear for the JEE Main exam can willingly refrain from taking the KCET exam.
Another state-level entrance exam, COMEDK UGET is conducted by the Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka. Students who appear in the COMEDK UGET exam and secure a valid score do not mandatorily have to take the KCET exam for getting admission into the Engineering colleges in the state.
The students can also appear for some university-level entrance exams like Manipal University Online Entrance Test or MU OET and People’s Education Society Scholastic Aptitude Test or PESSAT for admission into engineering programmes offered at these Universities. Click on the direct link to know more about these University-level engineering entrance exams.
With more than enough information at disposal regarding the possibility of securing a seat in one of the leading Engineering colleges without KCET, it is time to shift our attention towards those engineering institutions in the state that gives admission to engineering aspirants on the basis of JEE Main scores. Check out the table given below to see the top 10 colleges:
Name of Institute/College/University
PES University, Bangalore (also PESSAT score)
KLE Technological University, Hubli (also COMEDK UGET score)
Many might ask these questions - is it possible to get admission in Karnataka engineering colleges without even appearing for any engineering entrance exam? Can anyone aspire to become an engineer from Karnataka without taking exams like JEE Main, COMEDK UGET, PESSAT or MU OET? Well, the following section will shed some light on these kinds of questions. Let us indulge more in this topic.
Those students who wish to enter any of the Engineering colleges in the state of Karnataka can aim for the management quota seats. A total of 15% of seats are reserved as management quota seats which accept direct admission request from the Engineering aspirants even if they do not appear for any engineering entrance exam like JEE Main, KCET, COMEDK UGET etc. To confirm admission in one of these management quota seats, the students have to pay an extra amount which will be the management seat fee.
The students can check out the detailed eligibility criteria which they have to fulfil in order to successfully secure a management quota seat in one of the Karnataka Engineering colleges:
The student must be an Indian citizen
The student should have completed his/her 10+2 level qualification (or equivalent) from a recognised Board/University
The student must have scored at least 45% marks in aggregate at the qualifying level (for SC/ST students 40% aggregate)
The student must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects at the qualifying level
Also read:KCET Marks vs Rank Analysis 2022
Among various other options for engineering aspirants in Karnataka, also present is the option of getting directly inducted in one of the top private engineering colleges in the state. With the help of CollegeDekho’s direct admission portal, the students can apply for direct admission in one of the top Karnataka private engineering colleges. The steps for the same are mentioned below:
Step 1: Register with CollegeDekho
Step 2: Click on the direct admission link provided on the home page
Step 3: Choose courses and provide all the required personal details
Step 4: Submit the application fee with the help of the available payment methods
Step 5: Fill up the rest of the details
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The students can look at some private Karnataka Engineering college options given in the table below where they can apply directly for admission without appearing for any engineering entrance exam:
Name of Institution/College/University
Direct Link of Institution/College/University
Alliance University, Bangalore
Acharya Institute of Technology, Bangalore
Atria Institute of Technology
Cambridge Institute of Technology
CMR Institute of Technology
Sri Venkateshwara Institute of Technology
BMS College of Engineering
Oxford College of Engineering
The students can visit the direct link for more colleges in the state of Karnataka offering engineering courses without KCET scores.