KCET Result 2020

Updated By Sakunth Kumar on 21 Aug, 2020 12:46

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KCET 2020 Results (Released)

KCET 2020 result has been released on August 21, 2020. A direct link to check the result has been 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 2020 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-

KCET 2020 Result Date

By following the table given below, candidates can cross-check the important dates of KCET 2020 -



KCET 2020 Exam Date

July 30 & 31, 2020

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August 01, 2020

Date of KCET 2020 Result

August 21, 2020

How to Check KCET 2020 Result

Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to access their KCET 2020 result:

  • Visit the official website and click on the link available to access KCET Result 2020.

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

  • After providing the details, KCET 2020 scorecard will appear on the screen, which will include the overall and subject-wise marks scored by the candidates.

  • Download and save the KCET 2020 scorecard and take a printout for future references.

Details Mentioned on KCET Scorecard 2020

KCET 2020 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 2020 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 2020, 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 2020

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 2020.

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 2020

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

Note: By viewing the KCET 2020 merit list, appeared candidates will know whether they are qualified to attend the counselling process or not.

Important Facts about KCET 2020 Result

Some of the important facts that candidates must know about KCET 2020 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 2019 result reflects any changes in the qualifying marks. 

  • The KCET result 2019 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 2019, he/she may also challenge the result within the stipulated time frame.

How to Challenge the KCET 2020 Result?

KEA provides a  facility to the candidates they can challenge the result of KCET 2020 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 2020:

  • 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 2019 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 2019 result sheet

  • Qualifying examination marks

  • Version code of KCET question paper incorrectly marked

Post Result Declaration of KCET 2020

Once after the result of KCET 2020 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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Related Questions

Where is the official link for KCET option entry?

-SUpdated on November 23, 2020 01:20 PM
  • 1 Answer
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.


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.


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 Result

When wil KCET 2020 result be released?

KCET 2020 result will be announced on August 20, 2020. KEA has confirmed the date officially.

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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