Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam

Juhee Prasad Updated On: 20 Aug, 2018 16:57 IST

Registration

19 May-10 Jun, 2018

Set Exam Alert

About Karnataka PGCET 2018

The Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance (Karnataka PGCET) is a state-level entrance exam for candidates willing to do their Postgraduation in MCA, MBA, or willing to get lateral entry to 2nd year ME, MCA, M.Arch and M.Tech courses. Every year, Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) conducts Karnataka PGCET in paper-pen mode, wherein candidates have to mark their responses in OMR Sheet. To get admission in the above-mentioned courses offered by Government, Private, and Private unaided colleges of Karnataka, candidates will have to clear Karnataka PGCET.

Read More about About Karnataka PGCET 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Eligibility Criteria define the different parameters that candidates need to fulfil in order to successfully appear for the examination. Applicants must first check the eligibility criteria prescribed by the conducting authority before applying for the examination. The eligibility criteria for Karnataka PGCET 2018 can be checked in detail on the official website of Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).

Candidates must know that the eligibility norms consist of age limit, educational qualification, nationality, caste certification (if applicable), etc. Candidates must also understand that eligibility criteria for different courses will be different in terms of educational qualifications. To know more about the eligibility criteria for Karnataka PGCET 2018, read the following information.

Basic Eligibility Criteria of Karnataka PGCET 2018

Applicant should belong to Karnataka state and should have a domicile certificate of Karnataka.

Educational Qualification Criteria for Karnataka PGCET 2018

Courses

Educational Criteria

For MCA

  • Applicants should have cleared Graduation or an equivalent exam.

  • Applicants should have passed the qualifying exam with Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Computer Application, Computer Programming, Business Mathematics and Business Statistics as one of the optional subjects.

  • Applicants should have scored at least 50% marks (45% marks in QE in case of SC/ST and Category I of Karnataka candidates).

For ME/M.Tech/M.Arch (Full-Time/Part-Time)

  • Applicants should have passed the qualifying or equivalent exam from a recognized university.

  • Applicants should have a valid GATE Scorecard.

  • Applicants should have secured at least 50% marks (45% marks in QE in case of SC/ST & Category I of Karnataka candidates.

For MCA (Lateral Entry)

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor degree in BCA, B.Sc (IT/Computer Science) from a recognized university.

  • Applicants should have qualified the exam with Mathematics at 10+2 or Graduate level.

  • Applicants should have scored at least 50% marks (45% marks in QE in case of SC/ST and Category I of Karnataka candidates).

For MBA (Full Time/Part-Time)

  • Applicants should have 3 years Bachelor Degree or equivalent from a recognized board/university.

  • Applicants should have secured at least 50% marks (45% marks in QE in case of SC/ST and Category I of Karnataka candidates).

Read More about Karnataka PGCET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Syllabus

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Syllabus has been announced by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) on its official website. The first step in the Karnataka PGCET 2018 exam preparation process is to get an in-depth understanding of the exam syllabus of Karnataka PGCET 2018. Knowing the syllabus will help candidates in a better exam preparation.

Candidates preparing for this state-level entrance exam will be able to cover all the important topics and sections if they know the Karnataka PGCET 2018 syllabus well. The syllabus for different post-graduate disciplines will be different. Candidates planning for Karnataka PGCET 2018 must go through the detailed syllabus given below.

For MBA

Sections Topics
Proficiency in English Language
  • Synonyms

  • Antonyms

  • One word Substitution

  • Idioms and phrases

  • Pairs expressing relationships

  • Grammar

  • Famous Books in English Literature

  • Sentence Correction

General Knowledge
  • Indian Business Environment

  • Global Environment

  • Social Events

  • Cultural Events

  • Economics

  • Management

  • Historical Events

  • Political Events

  • Current Affairs

  • Sports

  • Awards

  • Personalities and Achievements

  • Science and Technology

  • Humanities

Test of Reasoning and General Intelligence
  • Puzzles

  • Diagrams

  • Analogy

  • Logic

  • Verbal Ability

  • Analytical Ability

  • Related Aspects

Quantitative Analysis
  • Arithmetic

  • Data Analysis and Interpretation

  • Statistics

  • Related Quantitative Aspects

For MCA

Sections Topics
Mathematics
  • Algebra: Fundamental operations in Algebra, Expansion, Factorization, Simultaneous Linear / Quadratic equations, Indices, Logarithms, Arithmetic, Geometric and Harmonic progressions, Binomial Theorem, Permutations and Combinations, Determinants, Matrices, Sets and application to solution of simultaneous linear equations.

  • Co-Ordinate Geometry: Rectangular Cartesian co-ordinates, Equations of Line, Mid-point, Intersections etc, Equations of a Circle, Distance formulae, Pair of straight lines, Parabola, Ellipse and Hyperbola, Simple Geometric transformations such as Translation, Rotation, Scaling.

  • Boolean algebra: Basic operations, Evaluation of Boolean expressions, Basic postulates of Boolean Algebra.

  • Trigonometry: Simple identities, Trigonometric equations, Properties of Triangles, Inverse function.

  • Probability and Statistics: Basic concept of Probability theory, Averages, Dependent and Independent events, Frequency distributions and measures of dispersions, Skewness and Kurtosis, Correlation and Regression, Random variables.

Computer Awareness
  • Computer Basics: Organization of a computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), Input /Output devices, Computer Memory, Programming Languages, Types of Software's, General awareness about Internet, Web Applications, Database Applications and Information Systems.

  • Data Representation: Representation of Characters, Integers and Fractions, Binary, ASCII and Hexadecimal representations.

  • Binary Arithmetic: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Two's complement arithmetic, Floating-point representation of numbers, normalized Floating-point representation.

  • Operating Systems: Evolution of operating systems, types of operating systems, functions of an operating system, modern operating systems.

Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning
  • Logical Reasoning, Quantitative reasoning and Visuospatial reasoning.
General Awareness
  • Business, Finance, Industry, Transportation, Scientific inventions, Governance, Healthcare and Cultural dimensions etc.
General English
  • English grammar, vocabulary, comprehension, synonyms, antonyms, sentence correction, word & phrases, jumbled paragraph.

For M.Tech/ M.E/ M. Arch:

Streams Topics
Civil Engineering
  • Elements of Civil Engineering and Strength of Materials

  • Building Engineering Science

  • Surveying

  • Fluid Mechanics

  • Structures

  • Geotechnical Engineering

  • Water Supply and Sanitary Engineering

  • Transportation Engineering

  • Hydrology

  • Irrigation

Chemical Engineering
  • Process Calculations

  • Momentum Transfer

  • Mechanical Operations

  • Heat Transfer

  • Thermodynamics

  • Material Science

  • Chemical Reaction Engineering

  • Process Control and Instrumentation

  • Industrial pollution control

  • Chemical Process Industries

  • Mass Transfer Operations

  • Process modeling

Computer Science and Engineering
  • Engineering Mathematics

  • Data Structures and Algorithms

  • Logic Design and Computer Organization

  • Formal Languages and Automata Theory

  • System Software

  • Operating Systems

  • Databases

  • Computer networks

  • Web Technologies

Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Chemistry, Biology and Ecology

  • Microbiology

  • Ecology

  • Environmental Fluid Mechanics And Water Resources Engineering

  • Water Supply and Treatment

  • Wastewater and Treatment

  • Solid and Hazardous Wastes Management

  • Atmospheric Pollution and Control

  • Environmental Impact Assessment

Textile Technology
  • Textile Fibres

  • Yarn Manufacture: Ginning and Baling

  • Fabric Manufacture

  • Chemical Processing of textiles

  • Textile Testing

  • Silk Technology

  • Fashion Desgin and Garment Technology

Electrical Sciences 

Part - A : 

  • Engineering Mathematics

  • Electric Circuits and Fields

  • Analog and Digital Electronics

  • Control Systems

  • 8051 Microcontroller

 Part - B :

  • Rotating Machines

  • Transformers

  • Power Electronics

  • Power system Analysis and computer methods in power systems

  • Classification of electric drives, heating and power rating of motors, Industrial drives and

  • electric traction.

Mechanical Science
 

Part - A

  • Engineering Mathematics

  • Engineering Materials

  • Engineering Mechanics

  • Strength of Materials

  • Fluid Mechanics

  • Thermodynamics

  • Theory of Machines

  • Design of Machine Elements

  • Production Engineering

  • Industrial Engineering and Management

 Part - B

  • Automotive Electrical & Electronics

  • Vehicle Dynamics

  • Automotive Component Design

  • Metrology and Measurements

  • CAD/ CAM

Architecture

  • History of Architecture

  • Architectural Theory

  • Urban Design

  • Contemporary Architecture

  • Landscape Design and Environmental Planning

  • Planning Theory & Techniques

  • Housing

  • City Planning

Polymer Science and Technology
  • Fluid Mechanics and Statics

  • Chemical Process Calculations

  • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

  • Heat and Mass Transfer

  • Polymer Science

  • Polymerization Kinetics

  • Processing Technology

  • Polymer Manufacturing

Mathematics and Computer Science

Mathematics:

  • Differential Calculus - Derivatives of any order, Derivatives of functions, curves, Polar coordinates, Partial Differentiation,

  • Integral Calculus - Integrals of standard function, Reduction formulae, Applications,

  • Differential equation - Up to second order homogeneous equations, Solutions using Laplace transforms.

  • Probability - Events, Sample space, Basic Theorems, Conditional probability, Independence,

  • Statistics - Frequency tables, Histograms, Measures of average and dispersion,

  • Combinatorial analysis - Permutations & Combinations,

  • Linear and Non-Linear equations - Solution, Application,

  • Set theory - Basic concepts, Operations on sets, Venn diagrams, De Morgan's law, Power sets,

  • Relations - Composite, Equivalence, Recurrence,

  • Number system - Binary, Ternary and other, Logic - Operators, Truth tables, Tautologies,

Computer Science

  • Fundamental of Computers,Office Automation, Basics of Internet, Types of software

  • `C' Computer Language: Basic Data types, Fundamental of C programming, Control structure, Bit wise operators, Storage classes, Functions, Arrays, Pointers, Data Structure and file operations.

Biotechnology
  • Microbiology

  • Biochemistry

  • Molecular Biology and Genetics

  • Process Biotechnology

  • Chemical/Bioprocess Engineering

  • Immunology

  • Recombinant DNA Technology

  • Bioinformatics

  • Agricultural Biotechnology

  • Food Biotechnology

  • Environmental Biotechnology

Engineering Mathematics:

  • Linear Algebra

  • Calculus

  • Differential Equations

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Numerical Methods

Computer Programming:

  • Concept of algorithms

  • Flow charts

  • Structure of programs

  • Objects

  • Codes

  • Compilers

  • Concepts of finite storage

  • Bits

  • Bytes

  • Programming concepts using C

  • Concepts of variables

  • Program statements & function calls

  • C data types

  • Operators & expressions

  • Assignment statements

  • Concept of loops

  • Arrays.

Read More about Karnataka PGCET 2018 Syllabus

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam Pattern

Karnataka PGCET 2018 will be conducted on 14th July 2018 for M.E./M.Tech./M.Arch and on 15th July 2018 for MCA and MBA courses. It is, therefore, important for aspirants to know the Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam Pattern. Knowing the exam pattern will help them in a better preparation for Karnataka PGCET 2018 examination.

The exam pattern of Karnataka PGCET 2018 describes the structure and style of the main exam paper that the candidates are about to face. It includes information on the number of questions, mode of examination, marks allotted to each question, total marks, time duration, type of question and marking scheme. To help candidates in knowing the exam pattern well, given below are the related details for it.

  • Karnataka PGCET is conducted in offline mode (Pen-Paper Based) separately for MBA, MCA and M.Tech/ M.E/ M.Arch  

  • The question paper of Karnataka PGCET will consist of Multiple choice type (MCQs) of questions.

  • The total duration of the exam is 150 minutes for each course.

  • The question paper of Karnataka PGCET is available in 4 different versions.

  • There is a total number of 100 questions for each course.

  • Each question have 4 different options

  • There are different marking scheme for each course. For MBA exam, candidates are awarded 1 mark for each correct answers, whereas, for MCA and ME/ M.Tech/ M.Arch courses marking scheme depends on parts.

    • PART I have 1 mark and for PART II 2 marks will be allotted for correct answers.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam Pattern Highlights

Particulars Highlights
Mode of Examination Offline
Karnataka PGCET conducted for

MBA

MCA

M.Tech/ M.E/ M. Arch

Total Number of Questions

MBA: 100 questions

MCA: 80 questions

M.Tech/ M.E/ M. Arch: 75 questions

Total Marks 100 marks
Total Duration 150 minutes
Medium of Paper In 4 different versions ( language)
Marking Scheme Depends on Each course

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam Pattern Distribution 

For MBA

Sections Total Marks Total Duration
Section-A: Proficiency in English Language: 100 150 Minutes
Section-B: General Knowledge
Section-C: Test of Reasoning and General Intelligence
Section-D: Quantitative Analysis

For MCA

Parts Name of Sections Number of Questions Marks per Question Total Marks Total Duration
Part A Mathematics 20 1 Mark per question 20 150 Minutes
Computer Awareness 15 15
Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning 10 10
General Awareness 10 10
General English 5 5
Part B Mathematics 7 2 Marks per question 14
Computer Awareness 5 10
Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning 5 10
General Awareness & General English 3 6
Total 80   100

For M.Tech/ M.E/ M. Arch: Written Test will be conducted in NINE disciplines

  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Textile Engineering
  • Polymer Science
  • Architecture
  • Bio-Technology
Parts Number of Questions Marks per Question Total Marks Total Duration
Part A 50 Questions 1 Mark per question 50 150 Minutes
Part B 25 Questions 2 Mark per question 50
Total 75 Questions   100 Marks
  • Electrical Science & Mechanical Science : Question paper will consist
Parts Number of Questions Marks per Question Total Marks Total Duration
Part A 30 Questions 1 Mark per question 30 150 Minutes
15 Questions 2 Mark per question 30
Part B 20 Questions 1 Mark per question 20
10 Questions 2 Mark per question 20
Total 75 Questions   100 Mark

Read More about Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam Pattern

How to Prepare for Karnataka PGCET 2018

Candidates who have successfully registered themselves for Karnataka PGCET 2018 must now start preparing for the examination. The exam is scheduled to be conducted on 14th July and 15th July 2018 respectively. It is important for candidates to know how to prepare for Karnataka PGCET 2018 in order to crack the examination with flying colours.

One of the most important thing for the preparation strategy is to know the exam pattern and syllabus of Karnataka PGCET 2018. Candidates are also advised to make an effective preparation strategy, keeping in mind the designed syllabus and try to follow it the way it has been made. Mentioned below are few tips and tricks related to the Karnataka PGCET 2018 exam preparation. Read the mentioned points and try to implement it for a good score and rank in Karnataka PGCET 2018.

Create a Study Plan For Yourself:

To keep your entrance exam preparation on track, it is very important to create a study plan for yourself. Without a proper study plan, it can be very difficult to crack any exam. A good study plan will help you understand the syllabus and exam pattern in detail, and it will also keep you organized.

Prepare Study Notes:

In order to prepare for Karnataka PGCET 2018, having study notes is a good idea. To prepare the study notes, you should write down all the important points somewhere, which can come handy at the time of exam preparation. Preparing notes will also help you avoid confusion at the time of revision.

Seek Guidance From Teachers/Mentors:

Entrance exam preparation is incomplete without taking guidance from the teachers or mentors. Proper guidance is the key to success in entrance exams. Therefore, it is necessary that you clear your doubts on a regular basis while preparing for Karnataka PGCET 2018. You may perhaps join a coaching class that will enable you to avoid roadblocks in your exam preparation.

Procure Requisite Study Material:

For exam preparation, you must refer to good study material. Studying from the best books, solving sample papers or previous years' papers and taking mock tests frequently will not only help you understand the format of the exam, but they will bring a lot of confidence in you.

Recommended Books for Karnataka PGCET 2018

Karnataka PGCET VTU MBA entrance exams Sree Padmashree Publications

Karnataka PGCET MBA Entrance Test by Chandresh Agrawal

Karnataka PGCET Electronics

Karnataka PGCET ME/M.Tech Entrance Test Computer Science Engineering by Chandresh Agrawal

Karnataka ME/M.TECH PGCET Mechanical Engineering

Karnataka PGCET M.E/M.TECH Civil Engineering

Karnataka ME/M.TECH PGCET Computer Science

How To Prepare For The Karnataka PGCET MCA Entrance Test Study Package by Chandresh Agrawal

Karnataka PGCET Mechanical

Read More about How to Prepare for Karnataka PGCET 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Result

Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has released the Karnataka PGCET 2018 Result in online mode on the official website. Karnataka PGCET 2018 was scheduled to be announced in the month of August 2018. In order to view the results online, candidates will have to enter their exam Registration number (Roll number).

After the result declaration, on the basis of marks scored in the entrance exam, a merit list is prepared and published on the official website, and the candidates qualifying in Karnataka PGCET are called to participate in the counselling session.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Result-Important Dates

Events

Dates

Karnataka PGCET 2018

M.E/ M.Tech/M.Arch: 14th July 2018

MCA & MBA: 15th July 2018

Result Declaration of Karnataka PGCET 2018

Released

Counselling Process

1st week of September 2018

How to View Karnataka PGCET 2018 Results

To view the scores of Karnataka PGCET 2018, candidates can follow the below steps:

  • Visit the official website of Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA).

  • Click on the link available to access Karnataka PGCET 2018 Result.

  • After clicking on the link, a new page will open when you will be required to enter your PGCET number.

  • Once you enter the number, click on 'Submit'.

  • The result will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download the Karnataka PGCET 2018 result for future reference.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Merit List

The merit list of Karnataka PGCET is prepared after the result declaration. The Karnataka PGCET merit list displays the names of the candidates who successfully qualify the entrance exam. Based on the marks scored by candidates in Karnataka PGCET 2018, the merit list is prepared.

The merit list of Karnataka PGCET 2018 contains the following details:

  • Name of the candidate

  • Exam Application Number

  • PGCET number

  • Karnataka PGCET Score and Rank

  • Gender

Read More about Karnataka PGCET 2018 Result

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Counselling Process

After the declaration of the result, qualified candidates who performed well in the Karnataka PGCET 2018 will be called to participate in the counselling process. The counselling of Karnataka PGCET 2018 is conducted in online mode, which will be based on the results of Karnataka PGCET 2018.

For counselling process of Karnataka PGCET 2018, a separate merit list will be prepared for the MBA/MCA/M.E./M.Tech/M.Arch courses. The exam conducting authority will publish all the counselling related information on their official website.

The counselling process involves:

  • Registration of the candidate

  • Verification of documents

  • Entry of options, and

  • Seat allotment

Required Documents for Karnataka PGCET 2018 Counselling

For counselling, candidates will have to be ready with the following documents:

  • Qualifying Examination Mark Sheet

  • Class 10th Mark Sheet

  • Class 12th Mark Sheet

  • Candidate’s Study Certificate

  • Online Application form 2018

  • Caste/Caste Income Certificate

  • Two passport size photograph

  • PGCET Admission ticket/Hall Ticket

  • GATE Scorecard

  • Challan of paying the fee

Registration:

  • To participate in the counselling process, shortlisted candidates will have to register themselves.

  • Candidates will have to visit the nearest Helpline Centres, wherein he/she will get to know about the counselling process.

Document Verification:

  • The next step of the counselling process involves the verification of the documents.

  • Qualified candidates will have to carry their original documents and their photocopies to the helpline centres to get them verified.

  • After the verification is done, a verification slip will be provided to the candidates.

Entry of Options:

  • For counselling, candidates will get a chance to choose the college/colleges and courses of their choice.

  • This entire process is done online, wherein the candidates will have to enter their application number and the unique key printed on the verification slip.

  • Candidates will have to select course stream, college and course of their choice.

Seat Allotment:

  • This is the last step of the counselling process. The allotment of seats is done on the basis of merit and the options filled by the candidates.

  • The seat allotment for Karnataka PGCET 2018 is done as per the reservation policy of the government.

  • After seat allotment, candidates must report to the college for seat confirmation.

Read More about Karnataka PGCET 2018 Counselling Process

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Admit Card

The Karnataka PGCET 2018 admit card has been released and will be available from 5th to 12th July 2018. It is to be downloaded from the official website of Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) from the date announced. To avail the admit card of Karnataka PGCET 2018 candidates must visit the official website and login with candidate application number and date of birth.

It is to bring into notice that only the candidates who have successfully registered for Karnataka PGCET 2018 exam will be able to receive the admit card. If due to any reason candidates fail to submit the form or submit it with wrong information then such candidates will not be able to get their Karnataka PGCET 2018 admit card.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Admit Card – Important Dates

Events

Dates

Issue of Karnataka PGCET 2018 Admit Card

5th July 2018

Last Date to Download the Admit Card

12th July 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam

M.E/ M.Tech/M.Arch: 14th July 2018

MCA and MBA: 15th July 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Result

Third Week of August 2018

Steps to Download Karnataka PGCET 2018 Admit Card

  • Go to the official website of Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).

  • On the ‘Home’ page click on PGCET-2018 located on the right side of the page.

  • A new page will open with ‘Hall Ticket Download Link’.

  • Click on the link given.

  • A new page will open with candidate login section. Fill it in with the application number and date of birth (as mentioned in the application form).

  • After filling the credentials asked and click on ‘Submit’ button.

  • A new page will open with the Karnataka PGCET 2018 admit card.

  • Download the Admit Card for Karnataka PGCET 2018 exam displayed on the screen and take a print out of it.

  • Also get a photocopy of the admit card, in case of loss of the document.

Important Instructions

  • The Karnataka PGCET 2018 admit card is one the most important document for the aspirants of this examination. Therefore, it is a document that must accompany candidates to the examination hall.

  • Remember no candidate shall be allowed to enter the examination hall without producing the admit card.

  • Candidates must also know that an identity proof (with photograph) along with the admit card is to brought by the candidates at the exam venue.

  • No other documents except the ID proof and admit card must accompany candidates at the exam venue.

  • Instructions written on the admit card and disseminated at the exam center must be followed by the candidates.

  • Any candidate found not following the instructions will lose his/her candidature immediately after being caught.

Details Mentioned on Karnataka PGCET 2018 Admit Card

Karnataka PGCET 2018 admit card is a document that defines the eligibility of the candidate to appear for the concerned examination at the specified venue and date. It is very important that the admit card contains credentials related to the candidate and the examination. Candidates must check the admit card carefully by comparing the below-mentioned details.

  • Name of the Examination

  • Venue of the Examination

  • Date of the Examination

  • Time of the Examination

  • Name of the Candidate

  • Roll Number allotted to the Candidate

  • Registration Number

  • Photograph of the Candidate

  • Signature of the Head of the Concerned Department

ID Documents Required with Karnataka PGCET 2108 Admit Card

Mentioned below is a list of ID Proofs that can be considered at the exam center along with the admit card. Candidates can bring any of these documents and sit for the examination after the verification gets over. These documents include:

  • Aadhaar Card

  • PAN Card

  • Passport

  • Voter ID Card

  • Driving License with Photograph

  • A government approved ID Card or certificate with a photograph.

  • Service ID Card

  • Disability Certificate (if the candidate is differently abled).

Discrepancy in Karnataka PGCET 2018 Admit Card

If candidates after receiving the Karnataka PGCET 2018 admit card finds any information wrong or missing then they must immediately report it to the concerned official of Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA). Any discrepancy in Karnataka PGCET 2018 admit card is not acceptable and must be reported on time.

Contact Details

Address: Sampige Road, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore – 560012.

Phone number: 080 – 2346046

Website: http://kea.kar.nic.in

Read More about Karnataka PGCET 2018 Admit Card

How to Apply for Karnataka PGCET 2018

The interested aspirants must know how to apply for Karnataka PGCET 2018. In order to appear for the examination, applicants will have to fill and submit their application forms online. The application forms are available on the official website of Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).

The application process of Karnataka PGCET 2018 started on 19th May 2018. Applicants willing to do their Post-graduation in MCA, MBA, ME, MCA, M.Arch and M.Tech can submit their application form before the last date, which has been extended up to 10th June 2018. Applicants can fill Karnataka PGCET 2018 application form by following the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Registration

  • Visit the official website of Karnataka PGCET, and fill the specified details such as Name, Gender, Contact Details, etc.

  • After entering the details, you will receive a User ID and a Password on your registered E-mail ID and mobile number for further login purposes.

Step 2: Filling the Required Details in Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2018

After completing the registration process, enter the academic details, personal details and contact details to proceed further.

Step 3: Uploading the Documents

This step involves uploading of the scanned copies of the latest coloured Photograph, Left-thumb Impression, Signature and Parent Signature in JPG/JPEG format.

Step 4: Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Fee Payment

  • For General category, applicants will have to pay INR 650, whereas reserved category applicants will have to pay INR 500 as application fee.

  • The payment can be done at any branch of the specified bank.

  • Applicants must select the bank challan and take a print out of the same for future references.

  • Applicants will get two copies of the challan after the payment is completed, and one copy will be retained by the bank itself.

  • Applicants must take a print out for future references.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Important Dates

Events

Dates

Start of PGCET 2018 Application Process

19th May, 2018

Last Date to submit PGCET 2018 Application Form

10th June, 2018 (Extended)

Issue date of PGCET 2018 Admit Card

5th to 12th July, 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018

M.E/ M.Tech/M.Arch: 14th July, 2018

MCA & MBA: 15th July, 2018

Read More about How to Apply for Karnataka PGCET 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Answer Key

Candidates searching for Karnataka PGCET 2018 answer key can visit the official website of Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA). The provisional answer key for Karnataka PGCET 2018 has been released, and those who appeared for the exam can check the same right away.

The answer key helps candidates find out how they performed in the entrance examination. 

Check Karnataka PGCET 2018 Provisional Answer Key Now!

Karnataka PGCET 2018 answer key defines the marks and answer of each section and each question given in the question paper. Answer key of previous years’ question papers is also available on the official website. Candidates can go through the answer keys of previous years’ papers as well to understand the answer key of the examination in a better way.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Answer Key Important Dates

Events

Dates

Issue of Karnataka PGCET 2018 Admit Card

5th July 2018

Last Date to Download the Admit Card

12th July 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam

M.E/ M.Tech/M.Arch: 14th July 2018

MCA and MBA: 15th July 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Result

Released

Steps to Download Karnataka PGCET 2018 Answer Key

  • Go to the official website of Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).

  • On the ‘Home’ page, click on PGCET-2018 Provisional Answer Key' link.

  • A new page will open with links to Provisional Answer Keys for all the streams including engineering, MCA, MBA, etc.

  • Click on the link relevant to you and the answer key will open in a PDF format.

  • Candidates can download the same and save it for future reference.

Marking Scheme of Karnataka PGCET 2018 Answer Key

The table given below shows the marking scheme of Karnataka PGCET 2018 answer key as defined by the exam conducting authority.

Courses

Marks

Marks Per Question

MBA

100

1

MCA

100

Part A – 1

Part B – 2

M.Tech/ M.E/ M. Arch

100

Part A – 1

Part B – 2

Read More about Karnataka PGCET 2018 Answer Key

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Conducting Body

Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) is the conducting authority of Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance (Karnataka PGCET). It is an autonomous body that provides admission to eligible aspirants into various postgraduate courses in the field of Engineering Technology, M.Tech, and MBA, etc. in the state of Karnataka.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Important Dates

Events

Dates

Availability of Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form

19th May 2018

Last Date to submit Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form

10th June 2018 (Extended)

Issue of Admit Card

5th to 12th July 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018

M.E/ M.Tech/M.Arch: 14th July 2018

MCA and MBA: 15th July 2018

Result Declaration of Karnataka PGCET 2018

3rd week of August 2018

Counselling Process

1st week of September 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Exam Centers

Belgaum

Bellary

Mangalore

Bijapur

Davangere

Bangalore

Contact Details

Address: Sampige Road, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore – 560012.

Phone number: 080 – 2346046

Website: http://kea.kar.nic.in

Important Dates

Prepare Exam
Karnataka PGCET 2018 Important Events Dates
Registration 19 May to 10 Jun, 2018
Admit Card 05 Jul to 12 Jul, 2018
Exam Date 14 Jul to 15 Jul, 2018

Related News

Similar Exams

Engineering Colleges in India

Subscribe Now
Experts image

Want to learn more about college options and to secure an admission now!

CollegeDekho's expert counsellors can help you with all your doubts

Never miss an update on Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test!! Register Now!

CollegeDekho expert counsellors can help you with all your doubts

Register Now