KCET-2018 Registration & Eligibility

Accepted For : B.Tech , BSc , B.Pharm

Exam Mode : Offline

Registrations Date


Exam Date

18 Apr, 2018

89 days to go

How to Apply for KCET 2018

Filling KCET 2018 application form is a simple procedure. Candidates can follow these steps to fill the KCET application form:

  • Click on the link available on the official website to register for Karnataka CET 2018.

  • Fill the required details in the online KCET application form.

  • Keep the scanned copies of the Photograph, Signature, Left-hand thumb impression, and Father’s/Mother’s/Guardian’s Signature for upload.

  • All the scanned copies of images should be in jpeg/jpg format only.

  • The image size of scanned copies should not be more than 40KB.

  • Photo image dimension should be 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm only.

  • The image dimensions of Signature and Left-hand thumb impression should be 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm only.

KCET Application Fee 2018

The application fee for various categories is mentioned below:



General/OBC Candidates

INR 650/- + INR 10/- (Bank Charges)

Reserved Candidates

INR 500/- + INR 10/- (Bank Charges)

Applicants residing outside Karnataka

INR 750/- + INR 10/- (Bank Charges)

Payment of KCET Application Fee

After submission of application, you will be redirected to fee payment page. Applicants can choose to pay the KCET exam fee via Bank Challan or by Demand Draft.

  • Bank Challan: Candidates can pay the exam fee through E-Challan generated after submission of application at any of the branches of Syndicate Bank, State Bank of Mysore, Indian Bank, Axis Bank, Central Bank of India, or at the E-post office.

  • Demand Draft: Candidates residing outside India can pay the application fee through Demand Draft. The Demand Draft must be drawn in favor of “Executive Director, Karnataka Examinations Authority”, payable at Bangalore.

Note: Candidates must not forget to take a printout of the KCET application form.

KCET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate must be a citizen of India.

  • For Engineering courses: Candidate must have passed 12th or equivalent exam with English as a language subject and Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry/ Biology/ Biotechnology/ Computer/ Electronics.

  • For B.Pharma/ Pharm.D: Candidate must have qualified the higher secondary or equivalent exam with PCB or PCM group subjects or must have passed Diploma in Pharmacy from PCI approved institutions. For Pharm.D, candidate must have passed 2nd PUC or equivalent exam with PCB or PCM group.

  • For B.Sc (Agriculture/ Forestry/ Horticulture, etc): Candidate must have passed 12th or equivalent exam from any recognized board. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology are compulsory subjects.

  • For General category candidates, 45% is mandatory whereas 40% is mandatory for reserved categories.