KCET Full Form
Karnataka Common Entrance Test [KCET], is regulated by the Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA). It is conducted for admission to professional courses such as Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharma), Diploma of Pharmacy (DPharma), Agricultural Courses (Agricultural Science), and Veterinary Courses. Candidates who wish to undertake courses in Medicine, Dentistry, Ayurveda, Unani or Homeopathy must qualify for National Eligibility Examination and Entrance Examination (NEET), while candidates who want architecture course through KCET 2021 must be eligible for JEE 2 main paper or Nata to participate in KCET counselling.
KEA (KCET) 2021 Overview
|Karnataka Common Entrance Test
|Once a year
|Duration of Exam
|Paper I and II: 1 hour 20 minutes
The dates for KCET 2021 seat assignment and seating matrix have been published by the Karnataka Testing Authority (KEA). Candidates who have done KCET 2021 option entry can check the mock assignment result on November 18th. Then, the KCET 2021 first round assignment result will be published on November 23. Candidates can exercise their options from November 23-25. After the options are exercised, the payment fee can be paid and the acceptance order downloaded from November 24 to 27.
KEA has arranged counseling for eligible candidates for KCET 2021. The KCET 2021 counseling procedure includes various stages such as uploading documents, issuing the provisional list, and entering options. Candidates must first upload the required documents through the document upload window. Thereafter, KEA will publish the KCET 2021 provisional list of shortlisted candidates. In addition, candidates will exercise the option entry in which their electoral preference will be supplemented. Read more information regarding the KCET 2021 consultation below.
KCET 2021 Counselling Details
|Mock allotment result
|18-Nov-2021 (after 4:00 PM)
|Provisions to change option
|18-Nov-2021 (6:00 PM) to 20-Nov-2021 (up to 4:00 PM)
|Seat allotment result
|23-Nov-2021 (after 11:00 AM)
|Exercise of choices by candidates allotted seats in the 1st round
|23-Nov-2021 to 25-Nov-2021
|Payment of fees and download of admission order
|24-Nov-2021 (11:00 AM) to 27-Nov-2021 (5:30 PM)
|Last date for reporting to the allotted college by choice-1 candidates only
|29-Nov-2021 (before 5:30 PM)
Read some details about KCET Counselling here:
Candidates who will participate in the counseling will be eligible for allotment of seats.
– In the first step of the consultation, the candidates will have to go to the counseling center and check the documents.
– After document verification, candidates will have the opportunity to complete their college and course preferences.
– KEA will exercise the seat assignment process considering the pool of candidates selected, seat availability, course and college preferences, etc.
KCET Counselling process
KEA will conduct the consultation both online and offline. The candidate will go through the following stages while participating in the consultation.
- Document Verification and Registration
- Choice of filling and locking.
- Seat allotment
- Submitting reports to the relevant institutes