Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019

Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019 - The second allotment result of Karnataka PGCET 2019 counselling was declared in online mode on September 20. Candidates can pay the fee and download admission order for second round allotment through the official website of KEA. Candidates who are seeking admission through Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling had to first register and get document verification done by visiting help centres as per their GATE/PGCET rank. A high security key for choice filling post document verification was issued. Candidates have to login into Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019 portal using high security key for choice filling and locking. Seats are offered through Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling solely on the basis of merit list prepared on the basis of score in GATE/ PGCET. Candidates can apply for admission either through GATE or PGCET score however, preference will be given to GATE qualified candidates. Candidates who wish to apply through GATE score had to compulsorily register for Karnataka PGCET 2019 but they did not have to appear in exam. Help centres are setup across the state to facilitate students in counselling process. Students can find below all the details regarding Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019.
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Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling Important Dates

Document Verification Schedule

Forenoon Session - I
9 AM to 11 AM
Reporting Time - 8:45 AM
Rank Numbers

Forenoon Session - 2
11:15 AM to 1:15 PM
Reporting Time - 10:45 AM
Rank Numbers

Afternoon Session - 1
2 PM to 4 PM
Reporting Time - 1:30 PM
Rank Numbers

Afternoon Session - 2
4:15 PM to 6:15 PM
Reporting Time - 3:30 PM
Rank Numbers

August 26, 2019
August 27, 2019
August 28, 2019
August 29, 2019
August 30, 2019
August 31, 2019

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Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling Schedule

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Important Dates
First Round
Display of Seat Matrix
August 31, 2019 (After 2 PM)
Option Entry
August 31 to September 5, 2019 (upto 11 AM)
Mock Allotment
September 5, 2019
Provision to Change Options
September 5 (3 PM) to September 8, 2019 (upto 11 AM)
Declaration of Allotment
September 8, 2019 (after 8 PM)
Exercise of Choices by Allotted Candidates
September 9 to 13, 2019
Payment of Fee and Downloading of Admission Order
September 9 to 13, 2019
Last Date for Reporting to Colleges
September 13, 2019 (before 5:30 PM)
Second and Final Round
Display of Seat Matrix
September 16, 2019 (after 2 PM)
Option Entry
September 16 to 20, 2019
Seat Allotment
September 20, 2019 (after 6 PM)
Payment of Fee, Downloading of Admission Order and Reporting to Colleges
September 21 to 24, 2019
Last Date for Reporting to Colleges
September 25, 2019 (before 5:30 PM)

Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019 Eligibility Criteria : Students who are applying for M.Tech/M.E/M.Arch.course through PGCET Counselling 2019 must fulfil the below mentioned eligibility criteria in order to take admission

  • Candidate should have passed qualifying degree with a minimum of 50% marks (45% in case of reserved category)

  • Candidate with valid GATE score are eligible to apply and should have necessarily applied in Karnataka PGCET 2019 (GATE qualified candidates need not to appear in PGCET entrance test but should fill online application form)

  • Candidate seeking admission in Part-Time M.Tech/M.E.must have work experience of not less than 3 years.

Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling Procedure : Candidates who are seeking admission through PGCET Counselling 2019 have to follow the below mentioned procedure.

Step-1 Registration : Students who are applying for admission had to visit help centre for registration as per their ranks and schedule. KEA set up help centres across the state for all the process regarding registration and counselling. Registration had to be done using PGECET 2019 application number. Student had to enter all the details carefully as wrong information could lead to cancellation of admission/seat. During the process of registration, candidate were also briefed with further counselling procedure by the officials of counselling conducting authority.

Step-2 Document Verification : Candidates had to visit the help centres for document verification as per their rank and schedule released by Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling organizing authority. Student had to carry all the documents in original and their xerox copies to help centres for the purpose of verification. Student were issued a document verification acknowledgement card and verification slip which had to be retained during the entire admission process. The complete list of documents required is given below

  • SSLC/Class 10 marksheet

  • Class 12/ 2nd PUC marksheet

  • Certificates of class 10 and 12

  • Qualifying exam mark sheet and degree/provisional certificate

  • Category certificate (In case applicable)

  • Income certificate if availing fee waiver

  • Candidate claiming Hyderabad/Karnataka region reservation must submit certificate in prescribed format duly attested from competent authority

  • Work certificate if applying for M.Tech/M.E./M.Arch Part-Time course

  • Printout of the PGCET 2019 application form

  • Karnataka PGCET 2019 Hall ticket

  • GATE score card if applying through GATE

  • Two passport size recent colour photograph

Step-3 Assigning secret key for choice filling : Candidates who are found eligible after document verification were allotted a high security key. All candidate must use this high security key to login into online portal of Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling for choice filling. Candidate must change their password right after logging through security key. Candidates will be able to see a seat matrix as per their rank and category. Students are required to carefully register their choice as per their order of preference and lock them before the last date failing which the choices will be locked automatically. Candidate can enter any number of choice available to them and can also modify the list till final submission.

Step-4 Mock allotment round : The mock seat allotment for Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019 has been announced to make students familiar with the seat allotment procedure and give them an idea about their seat allotment. Candidates could change/modify their choices on the basis of mock allotment result. Candidate should note that mock seat allotment was not the process for allotting seats and was only an imitation of actual seat allotment process organized for familiarising students of the actual counselling procedure.

Step-4 First round seat allotment result : The first seat allotment result has been announced. Karnataka Exam Authority, the organizing authority of PGCET 2019 allotted seats on the basis of merit prepared from candidate’s score in PGCET/GATE exam, category and choice filled by them. Seats were allotted in priority to GATE qualified candidates on all India basis without any reservation. After the allotment of seats to GATE qualified candidates, remaining seats were offered to PGCET/GATE candidates on the basis of reservation criteria for Karnataka region/other reservation in the order of merit. Students who were allotted a seat had the option of withdrawing from counselling after accepting the seat, move to second round after accepting the seat or withdraw from the counselling without accepting the seat.

Student who were allotted a seat had to download their provisional seat allotment letter and visit the allotted institute within specified date and time failing which their admission/seat got cancelled. Student who wish to appear in subsequent round of counselling had option of modifying their choice within stipulated date and time and the same was intimated in official website of Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling.

Step-5 Second round counselling and seat allotment: The second round seat allotment has been released on September 20, 2019. The candidate who do not get any seat in the first round appears for second round of counselling. All the procedure and criteria remained the same for second round of seat allotment. Seats which remain vacant after second and final round will be converted into general merit category. All such seats will be allotted to students under GM category in the order of merit.

Step-6 Reporting to allotted institute : Student who are allotted a seat after the first, second or special round (if any) have to visit the allotted institute within specified date and time. Student are issued a provisional seat allotment letter which candidate can download by logging into Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling portal. Student must carry all the documents in original and their xerox copies while visiting the college and must deposit the requisite fees as charged by college.

List of Karnataka PGCET 2019 counselling help centres : The counselling conducting authority set up help centres across the state for helping students in counselling process. Students who are applying for the PGCET counselling 2019 can find below the list of cities where help centres will be set up. Address for help centres will be published in official website after the announcement of Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019.
















College wise seat matrix for Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019: Students who seeking admission in M.Tech/M.E./M.Arch courses through PGCET Counselling 2019 can find below the list of seats in all the colleges across the state.

Institute wise cutoff rank in Karnataka PGCET Counselling : Students who are applying for admission in M.E./M.Arch/M.Tech courses in Karnataka can find below the institute wise cutoff list for all the colleges. This will help students in getting an idea about which college they would get according to their rank.

Important guidelines to students : Candidates who are applying for admission through Karnataka PGCET 2019 Counselling should note the below mentioned points

  • Candidates who are applying for admission through GATE score were compulsorily required to apply online in Karnataka PGCET 2019 entrance test however they need not to appear in entrance test.

  • Candidates had to visit the Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2019 help centres as per their rank and schedule only.

  • Students had to carry all the necessary documents in original and their xerox copies for verification while visiting the help centres.

  • Students are advised to fill choices carefully in order of their preference. Seats will be allotted only as per their choices filled on the basis of rank and category of students

  • Candidates must verify and lock their choices before the final date.

  • Students who are allotted a seat in any round must download the provisional seat allotment letter and visit the allotted institute within specified date and time.

  • Students who do not visit the allotted institute within date mentioned in provisional seat allotment letter will themselves be liable for cancellation of their seats.

  • Students who has been allotted a seat in first round but want to participate in second round of counselling have to first confirm the seat by paying seat acceptance fees at help centre

  • Students who are claiming reservation under any category must submit proper certificate duly attested by competent authority.

  • Income certificate for claiming fee waiver must be recent and obtained from competent authority on or after 01.01.2019

  • Candidates who are applying for admission through GATE score, non-Karnataka students and PwD students have to visit Bangalore help centre for document verification.

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question paper of Karnataka PGCET for civil department

Aditya kumar Student Expert 16th Nov, 2019
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You can easily download previous year question papers of pgcet and sample papers as well for civil department by going through our page for which link is provided below :-


Going through past year and sample papers will help you to be aware of the type of questions, topics frequently covered, marking scheme and also their time management skills. It will allow you to have an experience of the paper before they appear in the actual exam on the big day.


Does JCMM belgaum except the Karnataka PGcet for MBA

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 9th Nov, 2019


yes jain college for mca and mba accepts karnataka post graduate entrance test score. after clearing the entrance exam you need to go for counselling process. the basic eligibility criteria for mba admission is you need to have a graduation degree in any discipline with 50% marks from a recognized university or institute.


what are all the MBA syllabus?

Ayshi Ghosh Student Expert 2nd Nov, 2019
The OJEE 2019 MBA has the following parts-
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Abhishek Ranjan Student Expert 3rd Oct, 2019


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PGCET exam question paper in 2018

Thakur Megha 3rd Oct, 2019
Hello Mallika,

Karnataka PGCET sample papers 2019 will help you  to be aware of the type of questions, topics frequently covered, marking scheme and also their time management skills.
The papers are based on different programs of b.tech and you can download through the link given below .
You can check the link given below for sample previous year's papers and can practice those :


I hope the above information is useful to you,

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