Karnataka PGCET 2020
Isha Jain, 29 Nov 2019, #Karnataka PGCET

Karnataka PGCET 2020 - Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will conduct Karnataka PGCET 2020 for admissions to M.Tech programme tentatively in the third week of July. The application form of Karnataka PGCET 2020 will be released tentatively in the last week of May. Along with Karnataka PGCET, authorities will also offer admission to candidates through GATE score. Candidates who will meet off released by the authorities will be able to directly participate in the admission process. The authorities will release the Karnataka PGCET 2020 admit card tentatively in the second week of July. The provisional answer key will also be released on the official website. The result of Karnataka PGCET 2020 will be declared tentatively in the third week of August and qualified candidates will be eligible to participate in the counselling process. Read the complete article to know more about Karnataka PGCET 2020.

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Overview of Karnataka PGCET 2020

Particulars

Details

Examination Name

Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test

Conducting Authority

Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA)

Commonly Known As

Karnataka PGCET

Category

Post Graduation

Level

State Level

Admission Channel

Karnataka PGCET or GATE Scores

Karnataka PGCET Important Dates 2020

Candidates should be aware of the timeline of events in order to reduce the chances of skipping any important event. The admission process will comprise of many important events such as the release of application form, the release of admit card, release of detailed exam pattern and syllabus etc. Candidates can check the tentative dates of Karnataka PGCET 2020 below.

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Important dates of Karnataka PGCET 2020

Events

Important Dates

Release of application form

Last week of May 2020

Last date to submit application form

Last week of June 2020

Last date to pay the fees in the bank

Last week of June 2020

Release of admit card

Second week of July 2020

Karnataka PGCET 2020

Third week of July 2020

Release of provisional answer key

First week of August 2020

Challenging answer key

First week of August 2020

Declaration of result

Third week of August 2020

Document verification

Last week of August 2020

Release of final answer key

First week of September 2020

Option entry - Round 1

First week of September 2020

Seat allotment result - Round 1

Second week of September 2020

Option entry - Round 2

Third week of September 2020

Seat allotment result - Round 2

Third week of September 2020

Karnataka PGCET Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates seeking admission through Karnataka PGCET 2020 will have to fulfill the conditions or requirements prescribed by the examination authorities. It should be noted that it will be the sole responsibility of a candidate to meet the eligibility criteria of Karnataka PGCET 2020. Candidates who will fail to meet any criteria will be disqualified from the admission process.

Karnataka PGCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Particulars

Details

Qualification

Candidates should have passed the qualifying or equivalent examination.

Qualifying Marks

Candidates should have passed qualifying or equivalent examination with an aggregate minimum of 50% marks taken all subjects together (45% for candidates belonging to the reserved category).

Domicile

Candidate or any parent should have resided in the state for at least 7 years. Also, candidates should have studied in one of more Government or Government recognized institutes of the state for at least seven years either continuously or in a broken period.

GATE

Candidates seeking admission through GATE should have a valid GATE score.

What is a valid Gate Score?

  • GATE score is valid for three years.

  • A score will be considered valid only when it will be above or equal to the score of qualifying marks.

Eligibility Criteria of Karnataka PGCET 2020 for Government Seats

Eligibility criteria

Documents to be produced

Candidates should have cleared in one or more government or government recognized institute which should be located in Karnataka for at least seven years starting from 1st standard

  • Marksheet of SSLC/10th Standard

  • Marksheet of 2nd PUC/12th Standard

  • QE Marks card

  • Study Certificate

  • Caste Income Certificate (if applicable)

Candidates should have passed the qualifying examination within Karnataka from an institute which is run or recognized by the state government

  • Marksheet of SSLC/10th Standard

  • Marksheet of 2nd PUC/12th Standard

  • QE Marks card

  • Study Certificate

  • Caste Income Certificate (if applicable)

Either of the parents of a candidate should have studied in government recognized institute in Karnataka for at least seven years

  • Marksheet of SSLC/10th Standard

  • Marksheet of 2nd PUC/12th Standard

  • QE Marks card

  • Study Certificate of either of the parent who studied in Karnataka for at least 7 years.

  • Caste Income Certificate (if applicable

Candidate or parents should have resided in Karnataka for at least seven years

  • Marksheet of SSLC/10th Standard

  • Marksheet of 2nd PUC/12th Standard

  • QE Marks card

  • Caste Income Certificate (if applicable

  • Candidate/parents residential in Karnataka

Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2020

The examination authorities will release the online application form of Karnataka PGCET 2020 tentatively in the last week of May. Candidates are advised to fill and submit the application form before the last date which will be tentatively in the last week of June. Also, candidates should always check the eligibility criteria before filling out the application form.

Procedure to fill Karnataka PGCET 2020 Application Form

  • Registration - Firstly, candidates will have to register for the Karnataka PGCET 2020 by entering the basic details asked in the application form such as name, parent’s name, gender, date of birth, email id and mobile number. Upon successful registration, a unique registration number will be generated.

  • Filling out the application form - After registration, candidates will have to enter the remaining personal and academic details. Also, candidates who will apply through GATE 2020 will have to enter the details related to it.

  • Uploading relevant documents - Next, candidates will have to upload the scanned images of the photograph, signature and thumb impression as per the specifications prescribed by the authorities.

Image Specifications

Documents

Dimensions

Format

Photograph

File Size: 5KB to 40KB

File Dimension:3.5 cm x 4.5 cm

JPG/JPEG

Signature

File Size: 5KB to 40KB

File Dimension:3.5 cm x 1.5 cm

JPG/JPEG

Left thumb impression

File Size: 5KB to 40KB

File Dimension: 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm

JPG/JPEG

  • Submission of the form - Candidates will have to agree on declaration terms and submit the application form of Karnataka PGCET 2020. Candidates should always review the details before submitting the form.

  • Payment of application fee - After the form is submitted, candidates will have to pay an application fee through online (net banking/debit card/credit card) or offline mode (cash at any branch of State Bank of Mysore).

Application Fee

Category

Application Fee

General

Rs. 650

Reserved Category

Rs. 500

Karnataka PGCET Exam Centres 2020

The exam centres of Karnataka PGCET 2020 will constitute the venues where the entrance examination will be held. Karnataka PGCET 2020 is expected to be conducted in approximately 12 centres. Candidates are advised to carefully check the centres where the exam will be conducted and select the most convenient ones while filling the form.

Karnataka PGCET 2020 Exam Centres

S.No

Name of Exam Cities

1

Bagalkot

2

Belgaum

3

Bellary

4

Bijapur

5

Dharwad

6

Gulbarga

7

Mangalore

8

Shimoga

9

Tumkur

10

Bangalore

11

Davangere

12

Mysore

Karnataka PGCET Exam Pattern 2020

The examination authorities will release the exam pattern of Karnataka PGCET 2020 to allow candidates to understand the pattern in which the question paper will be prepared. The Karnataka PGCET 2020 exam pattern will comprise of details such as the total number of questions, maximum marks, marking scheme, types of questions, etc.

Karnataka PGCET 2020 Exam Pattern

Particulars

Details

Mode of exam

Offline (Pen and Paper Based Test)

Duration of exam

2 hours 30 minutes

Number of sections

Two sections – Part A and Part B


Part A - For courses offered by VTU, UVCE and UBDTCE University


Part B - For courses offered by Kuvempa and Mysore University

Type of Questions

Objective (Multiple Choice Questions)

Total marks

100

Total Number of Questions

75

Marking Scheme

50 Questions - 2 marks

25 Questions - 1 mark

Negative Marking

There will be no negative marking

Karnataka PGCET Syllabus 2020

To help candidates, the examination authorities will release the detailed syllabus of Karnataka PGCET 2020 in online mode. It is extremely important for candidates to know the exact and detailed syllabus of Karnataka PGCET 2020 such that there won’t be a chance of leaving any important topic. Therefore, candidates are advised to go through the detailed syllabus of Karnataka PGCET 2020.

Karnataka PGCET 2020 Syllabus

S.No

Courses

Topics

Detailed Syllabus and Model Paper

1

Civil Engineering

  • Elements of Civil Engineering & Strength of Materials

  • Building Engineering Science

  • Surveying

  • Fluid Mechanics

  • Structures

  • Geo-Technical Engineering

  • Water Supply and Sanitary Engineering

  • Transportation Engineering

  • Hydrology

  • Irrigation

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2

Chemical Engineering

  • Process Calculations

  • Fluid Mechanics

  • Mechanical Operations

  • Thermodynamics

  • Heat Transfer

  • Mass Transfer

  • Reaction Kinetics

  • Process Control

  • Pollution Control Engineering

  • Process Industries

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3

Computer Science and Engineering

  • Engineering Mathematics

  • Data Structures and Algorithms

  • Logic Design and Computer Organization Formal Languages and Automata Theory

  • System Software

  • Operating Systems

  • Databases

  • Computer Networks

  • Web Technologies

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4

Environmental Engineering

  • Environmental Chemistry, Biology and Ecology

  • Microbiology

  • Ecology

  • Water Supply and Treatment

  • Wastewater and Treatment

  • Solid and Hazardous Wastes Management

  • Atmospheric Pollution and Control

  • Transport Processes and Water Quality Assessment

  • Environmental Impact Assessment

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5

Textile Technology

  • Textile Fibers

  • Yarn Manufacture: Ginning and Baling

  • Modern Yarn Production Methods

  • Fabric Manufacture

  • Chemical Processing of Textiles Fashion

  • Design and Garment Technology

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6

Electrical Sciences

  • Engineering Mathematics

  • Electric Circuits and Fields

  • Analog and Digital Electronics

  • Control Systems

  • Microprocessors

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7

Mechanical Science

  • Engineering Mathematics

  • Engineering Materials

  • Engineering Mechanics

  • Strength of Materials

  • Fluid Mechanics

  • Thermodynamics Theory of Machines

  • Design of Machine Elements

  • Production Engineering

  • Industrial Engineering and Management

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8

Architecture

  • City Planning

  • Housing

  • Visual and Urban Design

  • History of Architecture

  • Development of Contemporary Architecture

  • Planning Theory

  • Techniques of Planning

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9

Polymer Science and Technology

  • Fluid Mechanics and Statics

  • Chemical Process Calculations

  • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

  • Heat and Mass Transfer

  • Polymer Science

  • Polymerization Kinetics

  • Processing Technology

  • Polymer Manufacturing

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10

Mathematics and Computer Science

  • Analytical Geometry of 2-d

  • Analytical Geometry of 3-d

  • Differential Calculus

  • Integral Calculus

  • Differential Equations

  • Probability

  • Statistics

  • Combinational Analysis

  • Linear and Non-Linear Equations

  • Set Theory

  • Relations

  • Number System

  • Logic

  • Algebraic Structures

  • Computer Science

  • “C” Computer Language

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11

Biotechnology

  • Microbiology

  • Biochemistry

  • Molecular Biology and Genetics

  • Process Biotechnology

  • Chemical/ Bioprocess Engineering

  • Plant and Animal Biotechnology

  • Characteristics of Animal Cells Immunology

  • Recombinant DNA Technology Bioinformatics

  • Agricultural Biotechnology

  • Food Biotechnology

  • Environmental Biotechnology

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Karnataka PGCET Sample Paper 2020

Candidates are advised to solve as many sample papers of Karnataka PGCET 2020 as they can. This will increase their chances of qualifying for the entrance exam. Solving sample papers will help candidates to analyze the preparation level and will also improve the time management skills.

Karnataka PGCET Previous Years’ Question Papers

Karnataka PGCET 2015 Question Papers with Answer Keys

S.No.

Programmes

Question Papers

Answer Keys

1

Civil Engineering

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2

Chemical Engineering

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3

Computer Science and Engineering

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4

Environmental Engineering

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5

Textile Engineering

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6

Electrical Sciences

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7

Mechanical Sciences

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8

Architecture

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9

Polymer Science and Technology

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10

Biotechnology

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11

Mathematics and Computer Science

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Karnataka PGCET Admit Card 2020

The authorities will release the admit card of Karnataka PGCET 2020 tentatively in the second week of July. It will be released in online mode. Karnataka PGCET 2020 admit card will contain details like candidate’s name, roll number, exam centre address, date and time of exam etc.

Steps to download Karnataka PGCET 2020 Admit Card

  • Visit the website of Karnataka PGCET 2020 and click on the “Admit Card” link.

  • Enter the application number and date of birth.

  • Click on the “submit” button.

  • Admit card will be displayed on the screen

  • Check the details mentioned in it and download it.

Karnataka PGCET Answer Key 2020

After Karnataka PGCET 2020, the examination authorities will release the provisional answer key in online mode tentatively in the first week of August. It will contain the answers to all the questions that will be asked in the examination. With the help of answer key, candidates will be able to calculate their probable scored marks in Karnataka PGCET 2020. Candidates will also be able to challenge the answer key if they find any mistakes or errors in it. Finally, after considering all the challenges, the authorities will release the final answer key.

Karnataka PGCET Result 2020

Candidates will be able to check their result of Karnataka PGCET 2020 tentatively in the third week of August. It will be published on the official website. The authorities will also release the scorecards which will contain the scores and ranks secured by the candidates in the entrance exam.

Karnataka PGCET Cutoff 2020

Karnataka PGCET 2020 cutoff will consist of the minimum marks required by the candidates in order to have higher chances of admission. The cutoff will be released by the authorities for both GATE and Karnataka PGCET 2020. It will be released category and course wise.

Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2020

KEA will commence the counselling of Karnataka PGCET 2020 tentatively in the first week of September. On the basis of counselling, the authorities will allot seats to the candidates. To participate in the counselling process, candidates will have to visit the nearest help centres for document verification. After document verification, they will receive a unique keyword using which, the candidates will be able to fill and lock the choice of preference of institute and course.

Karnataka PGCET Seat Allotment 2020

The authorities will allot seats to the candidates according to their merit, preferences locked by them and some other factors such as availability of seats. The allotted candidates will have to download the admission order and report to the allotted institute. Candidates will also have to pay the admission fee.

Programmes Offered through Karnataka PGCET 2020

The programmes offered through Karnataka PGCET 2020 will be categorized into two parts:

Part A - Courses offered by VTU, UVCE and UBDTCE Universities

Part A Programmes

Part B - Courses offered by Department of PG studies and research in Mathematics and Computer Science, Kuvempu University and Department of Studies in Computer Science, Mysore University

Part B Programmes

Karnataka PGCET Participating Institutes 2020

Note: Candidates can find the last years’ seat matrix for M.Tech programme here

This article has been written as per last year’s information. Updated details will be available here as soon as it is released by the authorities.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - Karnataka PGCET 2020

Question: Will there be negative marking in Karnataka PGCET 2020?

Answer:

No, there will not be any negative marking in Karnataka PGCET 2020.

Question: What will be the mode of payment of application fee?

Answer:

Candidates will be able to pay an application fee of Karnataka PGCET 2020 in online (net banking/debit card/credit card) or offline mode (cash at any branch of State Bank of Mysore).

Question: I have a valid GATE score, do I need to appear for Karnataka PGCET 2020?

Answer:

No, candidates who have a valid GATE score will not be required to appear for the entrance exam.

Question: What will be the mode of exam of Karnataka PGCET 2020?

Answer:

The exam will be conducted in an offline mode (Pen and Paper Based).

Question: Who will be the conducting body of Karnataka PGCET 2020?

Answer:

Karnataka PGCET 2020 will be conducted by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA).

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