KCET 2021

Updated By Sakunth Kumar on 18 Jan, 2021 10:11

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About KCET 2021 (Notification & Exam Date Soon)

KCET 2021 is expected to be conducted in May or June, and the official notification for the entrance exam is expected to be released in February. The exact date for the entrance exam will be confirmed after the confirmation of the PUC exam dates. Karnataka Common Entrance Test, also known as KCET, is a state-level entrance exam. Conducted in offline (Pen-Paper based) mode, KCET is a gateway for admission to various professional degree courses in the state of Karnataka. Candidates who wish to pursue courses like B.Tech, B.Sc Agriculture, and B.Pharma, offered by various Government/Private Aided/ Private Un-Aided Professional educational institutions in the state of Karnataka will have to take this entrance exam for admission.

KCET 2021 latest Updates

  • Jan 11, 2021 10:25 AM: KCET 2021 syllabus is expected to have minor changes as per changes in the Class 12th syllabus. The official confirmation will be made along with the official notification.
  • Jan 04, 2021 10:45 AM: KCET 2021 exam date will be confirmed after the confirmation of PUC II exam dates. 

KCET 2021 Application Form

KCET 2021 application form is expected to be released

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KCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

KCET 2021 eligibility criteria is determined by the Karnataka Examination Authority

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KCET 2021 Syllabus

The official syllabus of KCET 2021 is set by the Karnataka

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KCET 2021 Exam Pattern

Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA), the conducting authority of Karnataka

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KCET 3-Month Preparation Strategy

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KCET Hall Ticket 2021

KCET 2021 hall ticket will be released a week before

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KCET 2021 Pre-Exam Analysis

 The KCET 2021 pre-exam analysis, based on the KCET 2020 exam

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KCET 2021 Official Answer Key

KCET 2021 answer key will be released within one week

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KCET 2021 Mock Test

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KCET 2021 Results

KCET 2021 result will be released within 20-25 days after

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KCET 2020 Cutoff (Out)

KCET 2020 cutoff will be released after each round

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KCET 2020 Online Counselling (Extended Round)

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KCET 2020 Option Entry (Extended Round)

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KCET Conducting Body

Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) is the conducting authority of Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET). KEA organises and conducts this state-level engineering entrance test once a year to determine the merit of the candidates for admission into various professional degree courses offered by various educational institutions in Karnataka state. The main aim to conduct KCET is to offer admission to deserving candidates in various courses in the field of engineering, pharmacy, and other allied courses.

KCET 2021 Important Dates

KCET 2021 important dates are as follows - 

EventTentative Date
KCET 2021 Application Form IssueTo be Notified
KCET 2021 Last Date to RegisterTo be Notified
KCET 2021 Last Date for the Application Fee PaymentTo be Notified
KCET 2021 Application Form Correction DateTo be Notified
Admit card Release DateTo be Notified
KCET 2021 Examination DateTo be Notified
Date of Kannada language Test: (only for Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates)To be Notified
KCET 2021 Official Answer Key Release DateTo be Notified
KCET 2021 Result DateTo be Notified
Counselling BeginsTo be Notified

KCET 2021 Exam Timetable

The timetable for KCET 2021 is as follows -

DateDayTime of ExamSubject
To be NotifiedTo be Notified10:30 AM to 11;50 AMBiology
To be NotifiedTo be Notified2:30 PM to 3:50 PMMathematics
To be NotifiedTo be Notified10:30 AM to 11;50 AMPhysics
To be NotifiedTo be Notified2:30 PM to 3:50 PMChemistry

 

KCET 2021 Highlights

In the table given below, candidates can find some of the important highlights of the Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) 2021 examination.

ParticularsDetails
Name of Entrance ExamKarnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET)
Exam DateTo be Notified
Conducting BodyKarnataka Examinations Authority (KEA)
Type of QuestionsObjective Type of Questions/ MCQs
Purpose of ExamAdmission to Bachelor Programs
Exam TypeState Level Entrance Exam
Occurrence of ExamOnce a Year
Mode of Entrance ExamOffline (Pen and Paper Entrance Test)
Total Number of Questions180 MCQs

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List of Courses for Admission through KCET 2021

KCET is conducted for admission in the following courses -

  • B.Sc Hons (Sericulture)

  • B.Sc Hons (Horticulture)

  • B.Sc Hons (Forestry)

  • B.Tech (Bio-Technology)

  • B.Sc Hons (Community Science)

  • B.Sc Hons (Agriculture)

  • B.Tech (Agricultural Engineering)

  • B.Tech (Food Technology)

  • Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry (B.V. Sc and A.H)

  • B.Tech (Dairy Tech)

  • B.F.Sc (Fisheries)

  • B.Sc (Agriculture Marketing and Co-OP)

  • B.Pharm and Pharm D courses

KCET 2021 Exam Centers

KCET 2021 will be held in the offline mode, (pen and paper-based) that will be conducted across various exam centres. The list of Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) 2021 exam centres is available here. Candidates must take note that the examination centres of KCET will be allotted to candidates on the basis of the choices made by them at the time of filing KCET 2021 application form. Additionally, any changes in the exam centre will not be entertained at any later stage. 

Bijapur

Basavakalyan

Hospet

Belgaum

Chickaballapur

Gokak

Chickodi

Bangalore

Haveridte

Bhalki

Jamakhandi

Bagalkot

Bellary

Athani

Doddaballapur

Hassan

Bidar

K G F

Gadag

Kollegal

Kumta

Kolar

Madikeri

Chamarajanagar

Koppal

Chickamagalur

Krishnarajapet

Mandya

Sirsi

Karwar

Dharwad

Dandeli

Tumkur

Gulbarga

Karkala

Tiptur

Yadgir

Chitradurga

Channapatna

Hubli

Shimoga

Davangere

Mangalore

Mysore

Ujire

Udupi 1

Ramanagara

Moodabidre

Bhadravathi

Raichur

Puttur

Sagar

Options to Explore Other than KCET

By cracking KCET 2021 exam, candidates can get admission into both Government, State-Government Colleges and Private colleges. Through this entrance examination, candidates are offered admission into numerous full-time Engineering, Agriculture, Medical, Agriculture, Pharmacy courses. Apart from appearing for KCET, candidates can appear for other entrance exams that are conducted on a national and state level. Some of the popular entrances that candidates can appear for have been listed below:

  • BITSAT

  • JEE Main

  • JEE Advanced

  • VITEEE 

  • KIITEE

  • COMEDK

  • IPU-CET

  • WBJEE

  • AP EAMCET

  • SRMJEEE

Stages Involved in KCET

Conducted by Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA), Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) is a state-level entrance test. By appearing for this entrance examination, candidates are provided admission into the Engineering (B.Tech) & other professional courses in the state of Karnataka. Candidates planning to take Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) 2021 should be well aware of the various stages that are involved in KCET including important dates, eligibility, application form, syllabus and exam pattern, result and much more.

Candidates can have a look at the below-mentioned stages that are being involved in the Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET).

Steps 

Details

Steps 

Details

Step 1

Filling and Submission of KCET Application Form 2021

Step 5

Declaration of KCET2021 Result

Step 2

Issue of KCET 2020 Admit card/Hall ticket 

Step 6

Beginning of KCET 2021 Counselling process

Step 3

Appearing for the KCET 2021

Step 7

Submission  of KCET Counselling Fee

Step 4

Release of KCET Question Paper and Answer Keys

Step 8

Commencement of KCET 2021 Admission Procedure

Contact Details

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

Phone Number: 08023460460

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

Important Dates

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Related Questions

Where is the official link for KCET option entry?

-SUpdated on January 16, 2021 09:14 PM
  • 2 Answers
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

The KCET online option entry has already started on November 22, 2020. You can find the link for KCET option entry on the KCET Choice Filling page. You can also check KCET Counselling 2020 and KCET Seat Allotment 2020 to learn more about the selection process.

To learn more, check KCET Low Rank (Above 1,00,000) Accepting Colleges and KCET Colleges for Rank Between 50,000 and 1,00,000.

You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach us through our IVRS Number - 1800-572-9877.

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when KCET seat allotment process will be started?

-ARYAKUMARGOWDAUpdated on November 19, 2020 11:42 AM
  • 1 Answer
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

The KCET seat allotment process will be started soon. The official dates are not out yet and you are advised to stay tuned to College Dekho and the KCET official website for updates. 

Meanwhile, you can also read the following articles to learn more:

List of Documents Required for KCET 2020 Counselling - Upload Dates, Format, Size

KCET 2020 Low Rank (Above 1,00,000) Accepting Colleges

KCET Marks vs Rank Analysis 2020

You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach us through our IVRS Number - 1800-572-9877.

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Is KCET applicable for a B.Des course?

-AnonymousUpdated on September 30, 2020 07:32 PM
  • 1 Answer
Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

No, KCET is not applicable for B.Des. The exam can offer admission to B.Sc Hons, B.Tech, Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, B.F.Sc, B.Sc, B.Pharm and Pharm D courses. 

Candidates have to either appear for institute level or national level entrance exams of design. Check out the top B.Des colleges in Karnataka to explore your options.

Also visit List of Top 10 Design Colleges in India: Features, Courses & Fees and Design Colleges Offering Admission on the Basis of Class 12th Marks.

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FAQs about KCET

Will KCET 2021 be delayed?

There will be slight delay in KCET 2021, and the exact dates will be confirmed after the confirmation of Class 12th exam dates.

Who is the conducting body for KCET 2021?

Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) is the conducting body for KCET.

What is the exam date for KCET 2021?

KEA is yet to confirm the official exam dates of KCET 2021. 

When is the KCET 2021 exam going to be conducted?

KCET 2021 is expected to be conducted in April or May. 

Is KCET conducted only for admission into undergraduate degree programmes?

Yes, KCET is conducted for admission into undergraduate degree programmes only. Karnataka PGCET is conducted for the purpose of postgraduate degree programmes offered by the government, government-aided and self-financing colleges in Karnataka.

When will be the Kannada Language Test conducted as per the latest schedule?

The Kannada Language Test will be conducted on the 01st of August this year as per the revised and latest KCET schedule released by the KEA. 

Can a foreign applicant apply for admission into a Government KCET participating college?

No, the Government KCET participating colleges do not accept the admission request of those candidates who are not permanent citizens of India. 

Is the Kannada Language Test compulsory for all the candidates who appear in the KCET exam?

No, the Kannada Language Test is only for those who apply for admission into the seats reserved for Gadinadu Kannadiga and Horanadu candidates in Government KCET colleges. It is also important that the candidates applying for admission through the quota mentioned above should have listed Kodava, Tulu or Kannada as their mother tongue.

I want to study B.Arch from a KCET participating college. Should I appear in KCET exam or other national-level architecture entrance exams like NATA or JEE Main?

KCET is not conducted for B.Arch admission in the state of Karnataka. The B.Arch aspirants have to appear in an exam like NATA or JEE Main Paper II and qualify the same with a valid score/rank to be eligible for B.Arch admission in KCET participating colleges offering B.Arch.

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