KCET Application Form 2019
Samiksha Jain, 12 Apr 2019, #KCET
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KCET Application Form 2019: Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) closed the KCET application form on March 20. The KEA also provided the facility of editing/correction of KCET 2019 application form from May 1 to 5. Students were also previously provided with application correction facility from March 21 to April 1. The procedure of filling KCET application form 2019 included steps like registration, entering personal, academic details, uploading of required documents, payment of fees etc. However, before proceeding towards filling of KCET 2019 application form, candidates had to check and meet the eligibility criteria. To appear for KCET exam, it was mandatory for candidates to qualify 12th standard examination. Also, if candidates commit any error while filling the application form of KCET 2019, they don’t need to worry. KEA will provide the correction facility from March 19 to 25 during which candidates can rectify there error. To know more about KCET 2019 application form, it’s filling process, fee payment, last date etc. KEA, Karnataka declared KCET 2019 result on May 25, 2019. The result has been released in online mode and the candidates can now check their scores through the website.

Important Dates of KCET Application Form 2019

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Release of application form

February 1, 2019

Last date for submitting of application form

March 20, 2019

Last date to pay application fee

March 21, 2019

Availability of application editing/correction window

March 21 to April 1, 2019

Issue of KCET 2019 admit card

April 12, 2019

KCET 2019

April 29, 2019 (Mathematics)

April 30, 2019 (Physics and Chemistry)

Date of Exam for Kannada language Test (Only for Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates)

May 1, 2019

Release of provisional answer key of KCET 2019
May 1, 2019
Final chance of KCET 2019 application form correction
May 1 (5 PM) to May 5 (5:30 PM), 2019

Things to Keep Ready Before filling KCET Application Form 2019

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  • Valid email ID and mobile number of the candidate

  • Scanned images of photograph, signature and left-hand thumb impression of the candidate in prescribed format and dimension

  • Scanned image of the signature/left thumb impression of candidate’s parent

  • Aadhaar Card details (Optional)

  • Credit/debit card, net banking details for application fee payment

Preferred Web Browser to Fill KCET 2019 Application Form

Any of the mentioned below web browsers can be used to fill KCET application form 2019:

  • Google Chrome 3.0

  • Internet Explorer 8 and above

  • Mozilla Firefox 3.0 and above

Steps to Fill KCET Application Form 2019

Candidates at first were required to register for the exam. Mentioned below are the steps which had to be followed to fill the KCET 2019 application form:

Step 1- Registration

To register for KCET 2019, candidates had to follow given below steps:

  • Click on the registration click

  • Click on ‘New User’.

  • Read the instructions carefully and proceed further by clicking on ‘Proceed to Apply Online’

  • Select Nationality.

  • Students who are appearing in their 2PUC exam had to enter the 13 digits ‘Student Number’ issued from PUE Department

  • Click on ‘Submit’ tab

Once followed the above steps, candidates had to enter following details to register for KCET 2019:

  • Candidate’s Name

  • Date of Birth

  • Valid mobile number and email ID

  • User ID

  • Password

  • Re-enter the password to confirm

  • Secret question and answer to it

  • Security code

After entering all of the details in the registration form, click on submit button, Once the candidate was successfully registered for KCET, application number and user-id were sent on the mobile number and email-id.

Step 2- Log-in to Fill KCET 2019 Application Form

With the help of newly generated email-id and password, the candidates had to log-in and fill the following details:

  • Nationality

  • Mother tongue

  • Religion

  • Family’s annual income (in Rs.)

  • Reservation category

  • Caste name

  • Caste/Category/Income Certificate Number (if applicable)

  • Caste List of OBC/SC/ST Category (if applicable)

  • Select eligibility clause code

  • Select KCET 2019 exam centre (in order of preference)

  • Details of qualifying exam like exam qualified, University/Board name, School name (if Karnataka CBSE/CISCE), whether appearing for Karnataka 2nd PUC Annual Examination 2018 (Science)?, PUC Student Number (if applicable)

  • Year of Passing (if applicable)

  • Eligibility to Claim Reservation or not.

  • Total Number of Completed Years of Study in Karnataka (From 1st to 12th standard)

  • Whether studied in Rural Area of Karnataka from 1st to 10th standard?

  • Whether studied in Kannada Medium from 1st to 10th standard?

Enter Contact Details:

  • Address

  • Name of District

  • State

  • Pin Code

  • Taluk

  • Phone Number

  • Have studied 10th standard in Karnataka or not?

  • State where appeared for 12th standard examination

  • District where the applicant appeared for 12th standard exam (if Karnataka)

  • Native State

  • Native District (if Karnataka)

  • Whether the applicant is Son/Daughter of Jammu & Kashmir migrant?

  • Whether claiming for reservation?

Enter Details Related to Previous KCET Exam

  • Year of appearance (if applicable)

  • KCET number (if applicable)

  • If the applicant has appeared for previous KCET exams?

  • Whether obtained any seat in KCET and taken admission to college? (if applicable)

Enter Study Details:

  • Name of school/college attended

  • Year of Passing

  • Classes Studied in that Particular School

  • From Year of Study to Year of Study

After entering all the details, review it, edit or update, if required and once done, the candidates had to click on ‘Save and Next’ tab.

Stage 3 – Upload Scanned Images of Photograph, Signature Thumb Impression

Uploading of the requisite photograph, signature, and left thumb impression in prescribed format and dimensions had to be done.

Specifications of Documents to be uploaded








Colour photo with white background

Mobile photos are also allowed

3.5 cm x 4.5 cm

jpg/jpeg format

5 to 40 KB


Left Thumb Impression of Candidate
Left Thumb Impression/Signature of Parent/Guardian (Mandatory)

3.5 cm x 1.5 cm

jpg/jpeg format

5 to 40 KB



Must be in black or blue ink.

Must not be in Capital letters

3.5 cm x 1.5 cm

jpg/jpeg format

5 to 40 KB

After uploading images, the declaration tab had to be clicked and then the details had to be submitted. Students had to check all the details carefully before finally submitting the KCET 2019 application form. Students were directed to the payment page after the submission of form.

Step 4 – Payment of KCET 2019 Application Fee

The application fee of KCET 2019 could be paid either in offline (through E-challan) or online (net banking/credit card/debit card) mode. The last date for payment was March 21, 2019. Given below is the category-wise fees that candidates had to pay:

KCET 2019 Application Fee Details



Application Fee

Bank Charges

Post Office Charges




Rs. 10

Rs. 12



Rs. 500

Rs. 10

Rs. 12


Applicants who Studied Outside Karnataka

Rs. 750

Rs. 10

Rs. 12

Payment through e-challan - To pay in offline mode, candidates had to select the bank and download the challan. Candidates had to pay fee at branches of State Bank of India or ICICI Bank.

Step 5- Submit & take Printout of KCET 2019 Application Form

After completing above steps, verify all the information and submit it online. Also, candidates had to download the KCET application form 2019 and get it attested by Principal of the class 12th or PU of the institute/school/college studied or where the candidate were currently studying or by any Gazetted Officer. Apart from this, candidates had to make sure that they take out two-three print out of downloaded filled in KCET application form 2019.

Note: It was a must for candidates to download and get the KCET 2019 application form attested.

How to Retrieve Password

In case candidate forget his/her password, follow the mentioned below steps to retrieve it:

  • Click on ‘Forgot Password’ link

  • Then click on the link to create a new password

  • Enter details like User ID, KCET 2019 application number, secret question, answer and security code

  • Click on ‘Submit’ tab.

A window will appear, create new password by entering User ID and application number:

  • Enter the new password

  • Confirm new password

  • Click on submit

The new password will be sent to candidate's registered email ID and mobile number.

KCET 2019 Application Form Correction Facility

Candidates have been provided with a last chance of application form correction facility from May 1 (5 PM) to May 5 (5:30 PM), 2019. Previously, the correction facility window was open from March 21 to April 1, 2019. During this period, candidates were able to rectify their errors committed in the KCET application form 2019 . However, candidates were not able to edit all information.

KCET Application Form 2019 FAQs

Q. Will KCET 2019 application form be available in offline mode?

Ans: No. The KCET application form 2019 is available only in online mode.

Q. I made a mistake while filling the CET application form. What should I do?

Ans. You don’t need to worry about it. KEA will open the correction facility of KCET 2019 from March 21- 25 for all the registered candidates. During this period your will be able to modify the submit your application form.

Q. How can I pay the application fees of KCET 2019?

Ans: The candidates could pay the application fee of CET 2019 either through online or offline mode (Bank Challan).

Q. I am not able to upload the scanned documents?

Ans: All of the documents to be uploaded will be scanned according to the specifications mentioned by the official authorities

Q. Do I have to submit the application form of KCET 2019 in offline mode?

Ans:No. The KCET application form 2019 do not has to be submitted in offline mode. However,the candidates will be required to download the CET application form and get it attested by Principal of the class 12th or PU of the institute/school/college studied or where the candidate is currently studying or by any Gazetted Officer.

What after KCET 2019 Application Form?

All of the registered candidates who fulfilled the eligibility criteria were able to download their KCET 2019 admit card. The admit card is an important document as candidates with it were not allowed to appear for the entrance exam.

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i got 100000 rank in kcet which college i can join

Payal 19th Oct, 2019

Hii aspirants

let me clear your doubt. with this rank there is very low chance to get any college as cut off are under 20 000 for most of the colleges.

You can might get  these college

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I studied engineering in malanad colege in management seat and once again I taken the kCET and joined another collage for 1st year can i get vidya siri scholarship once again?? plzz suggest me i want to apply with in the date

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 19th Oct, 2019
If you are pursuing BTech first year second time then also you can have the benefit of vidyashree scholarship but for that you need to submit the following documents:
  • Class 12th marksheet.
  • 10th marksheet.
  • Domicile certificate
  • Proof of Identity
  • Proof of address
  • 2nd second year marksheet for third year student and first year marksheet for second year student.
For this your family annual income should be between 0.00 to 5,00000 rupees.
Best of luck.

what should be my KCET in 2020 rank to get admission in B.E In Vivekananda college of engineering and technology, puttur, Mangalore. i belong to 2A category?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 16th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

rank depends on number of correct answer you have given on kcet exam, cutoff marks and closing rank also depends on number of participants on exam, questions difficulty level, seat matrix etc.

hope you may understand.


do I need to write kcet again for neet 2020 second attempt ?

Ronak Gala Student Expert 16th Oct, 2019

No brother, that's not important at all. Neet is an all together different exam. It will give you admission to all the courses of medicine - MBBS BDS BAMS BHMS BVPT etc.

Read the eligibility criteria below of neet 2020 ..

  • Nationality : Indian Nationals, Non Resident Indians ( NRIs ), Overseas Citizen of India ( OCI ), Persons with Indian origin ( PIO ) and Foreign Nationals citizen are eligible to apply for NEET (UG).
  • Eligibility for 15% All India Quota Seats: Candidates belonging to J&K states are eligible to apply under 15% All India Quotas only on the basis of self-declaration.
  • Age limit: Candidates must have completed minimum 17 years of age on or before 31 st December 2020. There is no upper age limit to apply.
  • Qualification : Candidates must have completed 12 th level or equivalent examination.
  • Mandatory Subjects : Students in their 12 th level must have Physics, Chemistry, and Biology/Biotechnology with English as mandatory subject.
  • Percentage : Candidates in the 12 th level must have secured minimum 50% marks for General categories; 45% marks for PH & 40% marks for SC/ST/OBC category candidates in PCB group.
  • Appearing : Candidates are appearing in their qualifying exam or waiting for their result are also eligible for NEET (UG).

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can a student outside Karnataka apply for Karnataka engg exam

ÑÍthesh 15th Oct, 2019
Haii Reena!! Yes, you can go to engineering colleges in karnataka through Comedk exam. It's the entrance exam for the engineering colleges. Even I wrote comedk exam and now I'm pursuing my btech in karnataka. Hope above information helps you. All the best!!
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