Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2018 - The Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) extended the last date to fill Karnataka PGCET 2018 application till June 10; applications were available in online mode. Candidates who are seeking admission to M.Tech programmes offered by various engineering colleges in the state had to register, fill Karnataka PGECET application form 2018, pay the fees, upload images and submit it. GATE qualified candidates are exempted from the entrance exam, however, they had to fill Karnataka PGCET 2018 application form to participate in counselling and seat allotment session. Candidates filling the application form of Karnataka PGCET 2018 had to make sure that they meet the eligibility criteria as prescribed by the exam conducting body. Karnataka PGCET is an offline entrance exam conducted for the admission to various M.Tech programmes offered by about 178 participating institutes in the Karnataka. To check the complete procedure of Karnataka PGCET 2018 application form, candidates are suggested to read the full article.
Important Dates for Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2018
Start date of application form
May 19, 2018
End date to fill and submit Karnataka PGCET 2018 application form
June 10, 2018 (Extended)
Last day to pay the fees in the bank
First week of June 2018
Karnataka PGCET 2018
First week of July 2018
Things To Keep Ready Before Filling Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2018
Candidates need to keep mentioned below documents ready before proceeding towards filling the application form of Karnataka PGCET 2018.
Valid email-Id and mobile number
Scanned images of photograph, signature and thumb impression in prescribed format and dimension
Other important documents as requested by the examination conducting authority
How to fill Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2018
The application form of Karnataka PGCET 2018 was available in online mode till June 10. Karnataka PGCET 2018 candidates need to follow mentioned below steps to fill and submit the Karnataka PGCET 2018 application form.
Steps To Download Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2018
Step 1- Registration - To register, enter given below details:
Candidate’s father and mother name
Date Of Birth
Select course/subject applied for
After submitting above given details, application number was generated. Log-in to fill the Karnataka PGCET 2018 application form
Step 2- Filling Application Form of Karnataka PGCET 2018
After log-in, enter academic, personal and contact details to fill the Karnataka PGCET application form 2018.
Academic Info: Enter details related to qualifying examination, marks obtained, name of the institute, year of passing and more.
GATE 2018 Score: GATE qualified candidates need to enter their score obtained in the entrance exam. Not only this, they also had to upload GATE 2018 score card in the prescribed format.
Select one exam centre in order of preference.
Personal Info: Enter the details like:
Category (if applicable)
PwD certificate (if applicable)
Correspondence address and contact details
Step 3- Upload Image/Documents
After submitting all the details, candidates need to upload scanned images of photograph, signature and thumb impression in the prescribed format and dimension.
Scanned Images Specifications
Documents to be uploaded
Dimensions & file size
File Size: 5KB to 40KB
File Dimension:3.5 cm x 4.5 cm
Photograph should be a recent one preferably in coloured
File Size: 5KB to 40KB
File Dimension:3.5 cm x 1.5 cm
The signature should be done on a white paper with blue or black ink
Left Thumb Impression
File Size: 5KB to 40KB
File Dimension: 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm
File Format: JPG/JPEG
The thumbprint should not be blurred. It should be preferably in blue or black ink
Step 4 –Declaration and Submission of Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form
Once all the information was entered, candidates need to review the application form and agree to the terms declared in the application form of Karnataka PGCET 2018. After accepting the declaration, submit the application form. Candidates need to keep in mind that no changes were made once the application form was submitted.
Step 5 – Application Fee Payment
Candidates had to deposit application fee along with the Karnataka PGCET application form 2018. The payment of application fees could be done in two modes-
Online (Netbanking/credit/debit card)
Offline (by cash at any branch of State Bank of Mysore)
Note: Candidates can check the payment status once the transaction is completed.
Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Fees
Category of Applicants
Application Fees (in Rs.)
Once the transaction was completed, a receipt was generated. Candidates need to take out the print out of the filled Karnataka PGCET 2018 application form along with the receipt for the future reference.
Key Highlights of Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2018
The application form of Karnataka PGCET 2018 was available in online mode.
GATE qualified candidates need not to appear for the entrance exam, however, they need to submit the application form to participate in counselling and seat allotment session
While filling the Karnataka PGCET 2018 application form candidates could select only one exam centre.
Scanned images had to be uploaded in prescribed format and dimensions
Take at least two print out of filled application form for future reference.
What after Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form?
After the submission of application form of Karnataka PGCET 2018, KEA will release the admit card tentatively in last week of June. The Karnataka PGCET 2018 admit card will be available only in online mode. Candidates will be able to download Karnataka PGCET admit card 2018 by entering their application number and date of birth. Candidates will have to produce this admit card during the examination. Therefore, candidates must keep it safely.