Karnataka PGCET 2018 will be organizeed by Karnataka Examination Authority. It is a state level entrance examination conducted for admission into first-year full time/part time MBA/MCA/M.Arch/M.Tech/ME, part-time M.Tech and second year of MCA program. This examination is for the admission in courses that are offered by the private/government/private un-aided colleges situated in Karnataka.
The application form for the examination will be available for aspirants from the first week of July 2018 and they can download the hall tickets in the month of August. The exam will be organizeed in 12 centres by the authority for admissions in 178 colleges across the state. The application form will be available on the official website of the organizeing authority www.kea.kar.nic.in.
|Date of Exam||August 2018|
|Organizing Body||Karnataka Examination Authority|
|Method of Exam||Offline|
|Medium of Exam||English|
|Period of Exam||2: 30 hours|
|Type and Number of questions||100 objective questions|
|Courses Provideed||MBA, MCA, M.Arch, M.Tech, ME, M.Tech, MCA|
|Number of institutes registered||178|
The important dates of Karnataka PGCET 2018 are as follows:
|Application form available||First week of July 2018|
|Last date of submission of application form||Fourth week of July 2018|
|Admit card announce||August 2018|
|Examination date||Immediately after the announce of hall ticket|
|Result date||Third week of August 2018|
|Commencement of counselling||September 2018|
There are certain eligibility requirements which must be fulfilled by aspirants to successfully appear for the exam. Before applying for Karnataka PGCET 2018, aspirants must go via the conditions given below:
Aspirants, who have finished undergraduate or its equivalent exam with securing at least 50% marks (45% marks in QE for SC/ST & Category I of Karnataka aspirants) in the qualifying exam, are permitted to apply.
Aspirants should have finished a recognised BCA or B.Sc (IT/Computer Science) with obtaining at least 50% marks (45% marks in QE for SC/ST & Category I of Karnataka aspirants).
Aspirants should have completed a recognised three `years period Graduation degree or its equivalent exam. They required obtaining minimum an average of 50% marks (45% marks in QE in for SC/ST & Category I of Karnataka aspirants) in the qualifying exam.
The aspirant must have passed B.Tech/BE/B.Arch or equivalent examination with an aggregate at least of 50% marks or 45% of marks in Q. E. in case of SC, ST and Category-I Karnataka aspirants.
Students will be able to fill Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form in online method from the official website. The application form will be available on the official website of the authority www.kea.kar.nic.in.
The application form will be announced from the July 2018 and will be available till the Last week of July 2018. General category aspirants will have to pay INR 650 and SC/ST aspirants will have to pay INR 500 as application fee.
The submission of the application form will be clear only after the successful submission of the application fee. The fees can be paid in the offline method by submitting the generated challan in the banks specified for the payment.
|Fees for the general aspirants||INR 650|
|Fees for SC/ST aspirants||INR 500|
The hall ticket must be cautiously preserved by the aspirant as it will act as admit card in the examination hall. Also, the hall ticket will be needed at the time of counselling and admission. Karnataka PGCET 2018 Hall Ticket will be available in the month of August 2018. Aspirants will be able to download the hall ticket via online method from the official website of the authority.
The hall ticket will contain the individual details of the aspirant such name, date of birth, category, gender along with exam centre address, date, period and time of the exam. The steps to download the hall ticket for the examination is as follows:
Karnataka PGCET 2018 will be held in 12 centres across the state. Aspirants can choose the preferred centres and they will be allotted according to the seating space available. The 12 centres are as follows:-
The examination will be organizeed in an offline method in the English language where all the questions will be objective type multiple choice questions. There will be no negative making rule eligible for the entrance test. Aspirant will have to solve100 questions in the period of two and half hours.
|Courses||Number of questions||Marks allotted|
Syllabus for Karnataka PGCET 2018 will differ for MBA and MCA. Given below are the topics which will be covered in Karnataka PGCET 2018.
Valid GATE score
GATE score of 2017 and 2018 will be valid for three years from the date of releasement of the result. courses. Tech. If the GATE score is above the qualifying marks, aspirant shall be applicable to apply for M.E. /M.
Aspirants with qualifying mark according to the predefined qualified marks by the Karnataka Examinations Authority for PGCET 2018 examination will make it to the merit list. The merit list will not comprise marks of aspirants as it is necessary for application procedure only.
The 3 % seats according to the Government norms are reserved for the disabled and differently able aspirants. A time duration of three days will be given to aspirants from the date of hosting the allocation details on the website in the first round to decide whether to take admission or not.