Karnataka PGCET Syllabus 2020

Abhik Das Updated On: 15 Oct, 2019 19:09 IST

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Karnataka PGCET 2020 Syllabus

Karnataka PGCET 2020 Syllabus will be announced by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) on its official website. The first step in the Karnataka PGCET 2020 exam preparation process is to get an in-depth understanding of the exam syllabus of Karnataka PGCET 2020. Knowing the syllabus will help candidates in 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 2020 syllabus well. The syllabus for different post-graduate disciplines will be different. Candidates planning for Karnataka PGCET 2020 must go through the detailed syllabus given below.

Karnataka PGCET 2020 Syllabus for MBA

Sections Topics
Proficiency in English Language



One word Substitution

Idioms and phrases

Pairs expressing relationships


Famous Books in English Literature

Sentence Correction

General Knowledge

Indian Business Environment

Global Environment

Social Events

Cultural Events



Historical Events

Political Events

Current Affairs



Personalities and Achievements

Science and Technology


Test of Reasoning and General Intelligence





Verbal Ability

Analytical Ability

Related Aspects

Quantitative Analysis


Data Analysis and Interpretation


Related Quantitative Aspects

Karnataka PGCET 2020 Syllabus for MCA




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 the 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 the 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.

Karnataka PGCET 2020 Syllabus for M.Tech/ M.E/ M. Arch



Civil Engineering

Elements of Civil Engineering and Strength of Materials

Building Engineering Science


Fluid Mechanics


Geotechnical Engineering

Water Supply and Sanitary Engineering

Transportation Engineering



Chemical Engineering

Process Calculations

Momentum Transfer

Mechanical Operations

Heat Transfer


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


Computer networks

Web Technologies

Environmental Engineering

Environmental Chemistry, Biology and 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


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


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



History of Architecture

Architectural Theory

Urban Design

Contemporary Architecture

Landscape Design and Environmental Planning

Planning Theory & Techniques


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


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.




Molecular Biology and Genetics

Process Biotechnology

Chemical/Bioprocess Engineering


Recombinant DNA Technology


Agricultural Biotechnology

Food Biotechnology

Environmental Biotechnology

Engineering Mathematics:

Linear Algebra


Differential Equations

Probability and Statistics

Numerical Methods

Computer Programming:

Concept of algorithms

Flow charts

Structure of programs




Concepts of finite storage



Programming concepts using C

Concepts of variables

Program statements & function calls

C data types

Operators & expressions

Assignment statements

Concept of loops


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