KCET 2024 Notification, Exam Date, Eligibility, Registration

KCET 2024

KCET 2024- According to news media, KCET exam 2024 will be held on April 20 and 21. KEA will soon release the official notification of Karnataka CET 2024 exam. The application form for Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) 2024 will also be released with notification at kea.kar.nic.in. Eligible candidates will be able to apply for KCET exam 2024 from January 10. Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will hold the Karnataka CET 2024 on April 20 and 21 in two sessions. KCET 2024 will be held at 54 exam centres, spread over Karnataka. Karnataka Common Entrance Test conducted by KEA, every year, for admission to various Engineering, Technology & Farm Science. Candidates who are interested in the KCET 2024 can go through the article and gather all the important details.
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Karnataka CET 2024- A Brief Introduction

Complete Name Karnataka Common Entrance Test
Commonly referred as KCET
Conducting Organisation Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA)
Exam Category Undergraduate (UG)
Exam Type State level
Frequency of the exam Once in a year (Annual)

KCET 2024 Exam Date

KEA will soon release the KCET exam dates 2024. Candidates should be aware of all important dates related to Karnataka CET 2024. Check all KCET 2024 important dates-

Events Dates (Tentative)
Notification for KCET 2024 January 10, 2024
Application form Availability January 10, 2024
Deadline to Submit KCET Application form February 2024
Last Date to Pay Fee March 2024
KCET form correction facility March 2024
Download KCET Admit Card April 2024
KCET 2024 Exam Dates  for Biology & Mathematics April 20, 2024
KCET 2024 Exam Dates for Physics & Chemistry April 21, 2024
Kannada Language Test in Bangalore (only for Horanadu, Gadinadu and Kannadiga candidates) April 2024
Release of Provisional Answer Key to be announced later
Declaration of KCET 2024 result to be announced later
Counselling & verification of documents to be announced later
Seat Allotment to be announced later

KCET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible for the exam, the candidates must be eligible as well. To be eligible for the exam, the candidates must satisfy all the KCET eligibility conditions. Below we have provided all the points that must be satisfied by the candidates in order to be eligible:

  • Only Indian candidates can apply.
  • They must have studied and qualified from the government institute for a minimum period of 7 years in Karnataka.
  • They must have passed their class XII in Karnataka from a government institute.
  • The mother tongue of the candidate of either parent must be Kannada, Kodava or Tulu.
  • They must have qualified second PUC/ XII with physics and mathematics as the compulsory subjects and biotechnology/chemistry/electronics/computer science as optional subjects.
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Rest conditions can be checked in the official notification.

  • For admission to Medical and Dental courses- Aspirants have to get good scores in National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) – 2024.
  • For admission to Architecture course- Aspirants have to appear in NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) or JEE Main 2024 Paper -2.

KCET 2024 Application Form

The application form for KCET 2024 will soon available via online mode. The candidates have to visit the official website in order to apply for the exam.

The steps for applying online are:

  • Visit the official website and register yourself.
  • After registration, they will receive an ID and password.
  • Candidates will have to log in again by entering their ID and password.
  • Now upload the required images in the prescribed format.
  • After filling up all the required details and uploading the scanned images, candidates have to take a print out of the challan copy. Candidates will need to pay the requisite fee in any of the Bank prescribed.

All the images should be in jpg/jpeg format and its size should be between 5 to 40 KB.

Documents to be uploaded Dimension
Photograph: Colour photo with white background 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm
Signature:- Must be in black or blue ink. 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm
Left Thumb Impression 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm
  • Candidates need to take a printout of the application form on A-4 size paper. They have to obtain the seal and signature of the principal of the college where they have studied 2nd PUC or 12th standard on the space provided in the printed form. The same copy should be produced during document verification.

KCET 2024 Application Fee

Category Fee  

Bank Charges


e-Post Office Charges

FOR General/OBC Rs.650 Rs.10 Rs.12
FOR SC/ST/Category-1 Rs.500 Rs.10 Rs.12
Candidates who have completed their PU/12th Exam from outside Karnataka Rs.750 Rs.10 Rs.12

KCET 2024 Exam Centres

The KCET examination will be held in 54 exam cities.

Bagalkot Chitradurga Mangalore
Bangalore Davangere Moodabidre
Jamakhandi Dharwad Ujire
Belgaum Gadag Puttur
Doddaballapur Hubli Mysore
Athani Gulbarga Raichur
Chickodi Hassan Ramanagara
Gokak Haveridte Channapatna
Bellary Karwar Shimoga
Hospet Dandeli Bhadravathi
Bidar Kumta Sagar
Basavakalyan Sirsi Tumkur
Bhalki Kolar Tiptur
Bijapur Koppal Udupi 1
Chamarajanagar K G F Karkala
Kollegal Madikeri Kundapura
Chickaballapur Krishnarajapet Yadgir
Chickamagalur Mandya

KCET 2024 Exam Pattern

Refer the below table to check the KCET exam pattern. The exam will be held in pen and paper mode and for each correct answer 01 mark will be awarded. There will be no negative marking.

S.No Subject Total Marks No. of questions
1 Mathematics/ Biology 60 60
2 Physics 60 60
3 Chemistry 60 60
4 Kannada 50 50

KCET 2024 Syllabus

The KCET Syllabus 2024 has been provided below. Each topic is important hence prepare the complete syllabus to qualify the entrance test.

Sets and functions Relations and functions Mathematical reasoning
Algebra Vectors and 3-D geometry Statistics and probability
Co-ordinate geometry Linear programming Probability

KCET Chemistry Syllabus

Some basic concepts of chemistry Solid state Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
Structure of atom Solutions Electrochemistry
Surface chemistry p-block elements Equilibrium
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure Chemical Kinetics Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
States of Matter- Gases and Liquids Biomolecules and polymers Hydrogen
Thermodynamics Alcohols, Phenols, Aldehydes, Ketones, and Carboxylic acids and Ethers Organic Chemistry – Some basic principles & Techniques
Redox reactions d and f block elements Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Hydrocarbons Co-ordination compounds Chemistry in everyday life
s-block elements Environmental chemistry

KCET Physics Syllabus

Physical world Electric charges and fields Units and Measurement
Magnetism and matter Electrostatic potential and capacitance Current electricity
Motion in a straight line Motion in a plane Moving charges and magnetism
Wave optics System of particles and rotational motion Work, energy, and power
Laws of motion Alternating current Communication systems
Kinetic theory Electromagnetic induction Oscillations and waves
Semiconductor electronics Thermodynamics Atoms and nuclei
Gravitation Electromagnetic waves Mechanical properties of fluids
Mechanical properties of solids Ray optics and optical instruments Dual nature of radiation and matter
Thermal properties of matter

KCET Biology Syllabus

Diversity in the living world Reproduction Cell structure and function
Biotechnology and ecology Genetics and evolution Human physiology
Plant physiology Biology in human welfare

List of Courses

Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (B.V.Sc. & A.H.) B.Sc. (Agriculture) B.Sc. (Forestry)
B.Sc. (Sericulture) B.Sc. (Horticulture) B.Sc. Agri Bio Tec
B.H.Sc. (Home Science) B.Tech (Agri. Engg) B.Tech (Food Technology)
B.Tech (Dairy Tech) B.F.Sc (Fisheries) B.Tech (Food Science &Tech)
B.Sc. (Agri. Marketing & Co-Op) B.Pharm Pharm-D
AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani and Homoeopathy)    

KCET 2024 Admit Card

KEA will release the admit card of KCET 2024 online in the month April 2024. Candidates should keep their login details handy to download the KCET exam admit card. To download the Karnataka CET 2024 exam admit card, candidates need to visit the official website, cetonline.karnataka.gov.in. The admit card will contain the details like exam date, personal details, exam centre details and address. It should be noted that candidates with admit cards will be allowed to appear for the exam. Candidates should also bring a valid ID proof along with the admit card.

KCET 2024 Answer Key

The exam authorities will release the answer key of KCET 2024 within a week of exam conclusion. Candidates will be able to check the correct answers to all the questions asked in the KCET question paper. By calculating scores through KCET answer key, candidates will be able to get their scores before declaration of results. Candidates will be able to challenge the provisional answer key. The final KCET exam answer key will be released along with the result.

KCET 2024 Result

KEA KCET results 2024 will be declared in the month of May 2024 at the official website. Candidates will need their KCET login details to check the Karnataka CET result online. Based on the KCET 2024 scores and rank, candidates will get the admission.

KCET 2024 Counselling

Karnataka Examination Authority will hold the KCET counselling process in June 2024. The complete counselling schedule for KCET 2024 counselling will be released after result declaration. Candidates need to register online, fill choices, and upload documents for verification. After successful choice filling, KEA will release KCET seat allotment result for the student with the name of allotted college based on the ranks and scores of the candidates.

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