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KCET Result 2021

Updated By Sakunth Kumar on 21 Dec, 2020 14:59

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KCET 2021 Results

KCET 2021 result will be released within 20-25 days after the exam. A direct link to check the result will be updated on this page. In order to access the result, candidates will have to provide their Registration number. Candidates can check the overall score and rank through the result. On the basis of the scores/rank in KCET 2020, candidates will be called for the counselling procedure, and seat allotment will be done for admission into various engineering programmes.

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KCET Result

Note: After viewing KCET 2021 results, candidates must download their scorecard and keep it safe until the completion of the admission procedure.

Table of Contents

KCET Results DateHow to Check KCET Result
Details Available on KCET ScorecardCalculation of KCET Result
KCET Tie Breaking PolicyKCET Merit List
How to Challenge KCET Result-

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KCET 2021 Result Date

By following the table given below, candidates can cross-check the important dates of KCET 2021 -



KCET 2021 Exam Date

To be Notified

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Date of KCET 2021 Result

To be Notified

How to Check KCET 2021 Result

Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to access their KCET 2021 result:

  • Visit the official website and click on the link available to access KCET Result 2021.

  • Provide details like Registration number, etc, and click on 'Submit'.

  • After providing the details, KCET 2021 scorecard will appear on the screen, which will include the overall and subject-wise marks scored by the candidates.

  • Download and save the KCET 2021 scorecard and take a printout for future references.

Details Mentioned on KCET Scorecard 2021

KCET 2021 scorecard will contain the following details:

  • Total marks obtained by the candidate

  • Details of sectional cut off

  • Section names

  • Sectional score of the candidates.

Calculation of KCET 2021 Result

By following the steps given below, candidates can calculate their ranks in the entrance examination:

  • In order to calculate the merit order in the merit list of KCET 2021, the final answer key is used during evaluation.

  • The separate result sheets reflecting the engineering ranks will be published as per the date announced for it.

  • The ranks will be given to the candidates as per their merit list declared by Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA).

Tie-Breaking Policy of KCET 2021

In a case where two or more candidates obtain the same marks in the entrance examination, then in such a case, a tie-breaker criterion will be implied. Candidates can take a look at the below table to know about the tie-breaking policy of KCET 2021.

Tie Breaker Criteria for B.Arch


  • If the score of the candidates in NATA are equal then the merit is determined on the basis of marks secured in Mathematics in the Qualifying exam.

  • If the tie is still there, then the age is considered and the elder candidate gets the higher rank.

Tie Breaker Criteria for B.Tech and Other Courses

B.Tech and Other Courses

  • Firstly, the marks in Biology / Mathematics shall be taken into consideration. 

  • If the tie still persists, then the marks of the candidates in Chemistry / Physics will be used.

  • The tie is not broken even after this, then the marks in respective subjects in the Qualifying examination will be used.

  • As a last resort, the age of the candidates will be considered. The elder candidate will be allocated higher rank.

Merit by Draw of Lots:

  • If the above-mentioned ways to break the tie fails, KEA will use the draw of lots method.

  • According to this, the merit list shall be allocated by draw which will be purely on luck basis.

KCET Merit List 2021

KCET 2021 merit list will be released on the official website after the declaration of KCET result. The merit list of the candidates will be based on the marks/rank scored by the candidates in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology.

KCET merit list 2021 will contain the names of all the qualified candidates in KCET 2020 and on the basis of KCET merit list 2021, candidates will be invited to participate in KCET 2021 counselling process for seat allotment purposes.

Note: By viewing the KCET 2021 merit list, appeared candidates will know whether they are qualified to attend the counselling process or not.

Important Facts about KCET 2021 Result

Some of the important facts that candidates must know about KCET 2021 result are as follows:

  • Candidates are advisable to cross-verify the code mentioned on the question paper. They are also advised to check whether the KCET 2021 result reflects any changes in the qualifying marks. 

  • The KCET result 2021 will only be declared in online mode for the candidates. The result will not be sent via post or any other offline methods. 

  • In case, a candidate has any doubts regarding the result of KCET 2020, he/she may also challenge the result within the stipulated time frame.

How to Challenge the KCET 2021 Result?

KEA provides a  facility to the candidates they can challenge the result of KCET 2021 and submit their objections in case they find an error in the result. By following the steps given below, candidates can challenge the result of KCET 2021:

  • Within three days of the result declaration of KCET, candidates can challenge the result of KCET by informing the concerned authorities.

  • In order to challenge the KCET 2021 result, candidates will have to cross-verify their qualifying marks on the result sheet and in case of any discrepancies, candidates will have to contact the KEA authorities and get their discrepancy resolved.

  • After considering all the objections, the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will release the final result which will be declared later.

Cases of Raising Objections in KCET

andidates can raise the objections for the following:

  • Missing rank on KCET 2021 result sheet

  • Qualifying examination marks

  • Version code of KCET question paper incorrectly marked

Post Result Declaration of KCET 2021

Once the result of KCET 2021 is released, the candidates who will qualify the entrance examination will be called for the counselling and seat allocation process on the basis of their result. As a part of the process, the candidates will have to verify their documents at the counselling center. The candidates will also be required to fill and lock their choices of courses and colleges as per their preferences. On the basis of the ranks secured by the candidates along with the selected preferences and availability of seats, the seats will be allotted to the candidates.

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Can a student who has studied in Andhra write KCET in Karnataka?

-ShreedharaUpdated on February 15, 2021 12:51 PM
  • 1 Answer
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

Sorry to say but a student who has studied in Andhra is not eligible to write KCET in Karnataka. In order to get eligible for KCET, the candidate must have passed from a recognized institution situated in Karnataka only. Moreover, the institute must have been established in Karnataka for a minimum period of 7 years as of July 1 of the examination year.

You can also read KCET Eligibility Criteria to learn about the complete eligibility requirements for the exam.

You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach ...


I was allotted college of my choice in KCET round 1 counseling, but unfortunately could not proceed for admission, now the KCET portal showing You are stopped from admission. what to do?

-manishaUpdated on January 21, 2021 01:24 PM
  • 1 Answer
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

After the KCET seat allotment, it is mandatory for all the students to visit the allotted institute for admission and seat confirmation. In case any candidate fails to visit the campus for admission or to confirm their seats, then his/ her seat is canceled.

You can check KCET Seat Allotment to understand the rules & regulations.

However, you need not worry as you can contact the official authorities of KCET who may help you out with the situation. You can call them on 08023460460 or email them on to discuss your query.

You can ...


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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FAQs about KCET Result

When wil KCET 2021 result be released?

KCET 2021 result will be announced on within 20-25 days after the exam.

What after KCET result?

Candidates who cleared KCET will have to participate in the counselling process. KEA will release detailed counselling notification within one week after the KCET results.

Will I get admission in B.Tech if KCET rank is 50,000?

Yes. You will get admission with your KCET rank 50,000. You can check the list of colleges available for your rank on this page.

What is a good rank in KCET?

A rank within 20,000 can be treated as a good rank in KCET.T

Can I apply for re-evaluation of KCET results?

The candidates will not have the option to apply for the re-evaluation of KCET result.

Will KEA release KCET merit list along with results?

KEA will not release KCET merit list along with the results. Rank is allocated to each candidate who cleared the exam with minimum qualifying marks.

What is the minimum qualifying mark required in KCET for General Category?

General category candidates must score a minimum of 45% of marks in KCET.

Will KEA release subject wise score of candidates in KCET?

KEA will release subject wise score of the candidates in KCET exam.

How can I check the results of KCET?

You can check the results of KCET by clicking on the direct link available on this or by visiting the official website of KEA directly.

Will KEA release KCET ranks along with result?

KEA will release the KCET ranks along with the results of KCET.

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