KEAM Exam Pattern 2018

Accepted For : B.Tech

Exam Mode : Offline

Registrations Date


Exam Date

23 Apr, 2018

59 days to go

KEAM 2018 Exam Pattern

  • KEAM 2018 will be conducted in offline (pen-paper based) mode.

  • The entrance exam will have 2 papers, and each paper will have multiple type of questions (MCQs).

  • Paper I (Physics/Chemistry) will have 120 questions, while Paper II (Mathematics) will have 120 questions.

  • The medium of language of the paper will be English.

  • The total duration of the exam will be 2 hours and 30 minutes (for each paper).

  • Negative marking will be applicable in KEAM 2018.

Medium of language


Question Paper type

Objective (MCQs)

Exam Mode


Exam duration for each paper

2 hours 30 minutes

Total no. of questions per paper


Total marks per paper


Number of Papers


Marks awarded for correct answer


Marks deducted for wrong answer


KEAM 2018 Marking Scheme

  • The marking scheme of KEAM 2018 is specified below:

  • For each correct response, 4 marks will be awarded to the candidates.

  • For each incorrect response, 1 mark will be deducted from the total score.

  • If a candidate marks two options on the OMR sheet, then it will be considered as a wrong answer, and 1 mark will be deducted.

  • No marks will be deducted for unattempted answers.

Paper and Subject

Type of Questions

Total Marks

Total Number of Questions

Time alloted

Paper I - Physics/Chemistry

Objective (MCQ)



150 minutes

Paper II - -Mathematics

Objective (MCQ)



150 minutes