KCET Eligibility Criteria 2021: Check Age Limit, Nationality, Aggregate Marks
KCET Eligibility Criteria 2021- Candidates seeking admission in UG engineering courses in Karnataka have to fulfill KCET 2021 eligibility criteria in order to be considered for admission. KCET eligibility criteria 2021 are the conditions of age, domicile, educational qualifications, and nativity which every candidate has to meet. Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) 2021 eligibility criteria will be released by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) soon. Students applying for KCET 2021 must check all the eligibility criteria before filling the KCET application form 2021. Students who do not meet the KCET eligibility criteria 2021 will not be considered for admission.
Latest Updates for KCET
- 5 days ago:
KCET exam date 2021 revised; exam to be held on August 28 & 29.
KCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria [General Conditions of Eligibility for All]
The conditions of eligibility are divided into two main categories which include educational qualification and nativity. Check below the details about KCET eligibility criteria 2021.
Candidates applying for KCET 2021 must be a citizen of India.
KCET Eligibility- Educational Qualifications
Candidates must have passed their class 12/PUC examination. Candidates who have appeared in their class 12/PUC examination in 2021 and waiting for their result can also apply for KCET 2021.
Candidates who have passed their qualifying examination/class 12/PUC from Karnataka State Open University are NOT eligible to apply for KCET 2021
Candidates must have Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects in their class 12 along with Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Electronics/ Computer Science as optional subjects with English as one of the languages of study
Candidates must have obtained an aggregate minimum of 45% marks in the optional subjects in the qualifying examination (40% in case of SC, ST, Category-I and OBC (2A, 2B, 3A and 3B) category candidates)
KCET Eligibility 2021- Nativity [For Admission to Government Seats]
Candidate should have studied in one or more Government or Government recognised educational institutions located in the State of Karnataka for a minimum period of SEVEN academic years commencing from 1st standard to 2nd PUC / 12th standard as on 1st July 2021 and must have appeared and passed either SSLC / 10th standard or 2nd PUC / 12th standard examination from Karnataka State.
Candidates should have studied and passed either 1st and 2nd year Pre-University Examination or 11th and 12th standard examination within the State of Karnataka from an Educational Institution run or recognized by the State Government and that either of the parents should have studied in Karnataka for a minimum period of SEVEN years.
A candidate who is son or daughter of defence personnel who has worked continuously in Karnataka for a minimum period of one year in Karnataka during the Two year period of study of candidates in PUC / 11th and 12th Standard course.
Wards of serving or retired employee in Central Armed Police Force Service, whose parents at the time of joining the CAPF Service (Central Armed Police Force) had mentioned that his/her home town was in Karnataka, has to submit proof of his/her domicile from the Record Office of the CAPF Unit where the Parent’s service record is maintained. In this category, the candidates must have cleared the qualifying examination from a recognised University or Board or any other institution located anywhere in India.
KCET Eligibility Criteria 2021 for Different Categories
Candidates fulfilling the below criteria are also eligible for government seats.
Migrant Candidates of Jammu and Kashmir
Candidates who are children of migrants of Jammu and Kashmir are required to show proof of migration which they can get from the jurisdictional District Magistrate and Deputy Commissioner” of any state in India.
Criteria related to Mother Tongue of Candidates
Candidates whose mother tongue is Kannada, Tulu, or Kodava must have resided and studied for a duration of 7 years between 1st and 12th standards in disputed Kannada speaking area of South Solapur or Akkalkot or Jeth or Gadhinglaj Taluks of Maharashtra State or Kasargod or Hosadurga Taluks of Kerala State. Such candidates will have to undergo and clear the Kannada Language test.
Candidates who have studied for complete 10 academic years in Kannada language from 1st to 10th standard outside Karnataka need not appear for the Kannada Language Test conducted by Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA). Such candidates must have studied and passed the qualifying exam from any recognised educational institution.
Children/ Ward of Members of Parliament
Children of Members of Parliament who are representing Karnataka, must have cleared high school from any institution located in any part of India.
Candidates of State and Central Government Employees
In case a candidate is a son/daughter of an employee of the Union Government or an employee of the Union or Karnataka State Government Undertaking or Joint Sector Undertaking and his/her parents are likely to be transferred in any part of the country and has worked in Karnataka for a minimum period of 1 year in Karnataka during the 2 year period i.e 11th and 12th standard of the candidate. Such candidates must have cleared the qualifying exam from any recognized educational institute in the state of Karnataka.
Children of serving or retired employees of the Union Government or employees of Union or Karnataka State Government Undertaking or Joint Sector Undertaking where the employee had mentioned to the employer at the time of joining service that his/her domicile was any place in Karnataka or had studied in any recognized educational institute or institutions in Karnataka for a minimum period of 7 years; and was or is liable to be transferred to any part of India according to the terms and conditions of his employment. It is imperative for the candidates (in such a case) to have cleared the qualifying exam from a University or Board or any other institution located in any part of India.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - KCET Eligibility Criteria 2021: Check Age Limit, Nationality, Aggregate Marks
Question: Where can I check the KCET eligibility criteria 2021?
Candidates can check the KCET 2021 eligibility criteria through the official brochure.
Question: What is the KCET 2021 eligibility criteria?
As per the KCET eligibility criteria, the educational criteria for exam is passing class 12/PUC examination. Candidates who have appeared in their class 12/PUC examination in 2021 and waiting for their result can also apply for KCET 2021. Candidates must have Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects in their class 12 along with Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Electronics/ Computer Science as optional subjects with English as one of the languages of study
Question: Can an NRI candidate apply for KCET 2021?
No, the candidate must be a citizen of India for KCET 2021.
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Questions related to KCET
how to give kcet if I m non Karnatak student
See even you belong to any state other than Karnataka then also you can appear for KCET because there is no any restriction for other state students to apply for KCET. As per the eligibility criteria of KCET, to be eligible for KCET one should satisfy the given conditions :-
>> He/she should be a citizen of India.
>> He/she should have passed the 2nd PUC/Class 12/equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as mandatory subjects from any of the recognized central/state board.
>> Along with the mandatory subjects mentioned above, He/she should have any of the enlisted optional subjects
**Biology/Chemistry/Bio-Technology/ Electronics/Computer Science with a language subject English
>> General candidates must secure minimum 45% marks and reserved candidates must have secured minimum 40% in the case of Category-1 and OBC (2A, 2B, 3A and 3B) SC, ST in the examination.
For complete details about the eligibility criteria of KCET kindly check out the link given below :-
I hope this information helps you.
1)when is KCET exams 2021? 2)What are the eligibility criteria ? 3)How is KCET score decided? 4)How according to the score does admissions done? 5) Which are the Colleges that accepts KCET score in Mangalore? [For Engineering]
1.KCET 2021 entrance examination is scheduled on August 28 and 29, 2021. As of now only the exam is date is announced. The application process has not yet started. To check the schedule are updates click on the link below
2. The eligibility criteria to appear for KCET 2021 is that a candidate must have passed 12/PUC examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Electronics/ Computer Science as optional subjects with English as one of the languages of study. Candidates who are appearing in 12/PUC examination in 2021 and waiting for their result can also eligible to apply for KCET 2021. Candidates belonging to general category must score minimum of 45% marks in the optional subjects in the qualifying examination and for candidates belonging to SC, ST, Category-I and OBC (2A, 2B, 3A and 3B) it is minimum 40% aggregate marks. The candidate must be Indian. To check the detailed eligibility criteria click on the link below
3. KCET 2021 is conducted for 180 marks. Based on the marks scored in KCET the ranks are allotted and the admission is based on the rank of the candidate.
4. After KCET results are declared the counselling will start the eligible candidates must apply for KCET counselling. The candidates need to fill the counselling form and provide their details. They have to select the preferences of college and branch in the online choice filling form and lock their preferences. The seat allotment will be released by the authorities based on the cut off rank, category of the candidate, rank, seat availability and choice of colleges and branches. To check the KCET counselling details click on the link below
5. You can check the complete list of colleges participating in KCET counselling using the link given below
kcet application link where i cam found
Till now KCET 2021 Application form has not been released so you cannot fill the form until and unless it gets released by the competent authorities. As of now only KCET 2021 exam dates have been announced that goes like :
** Biology, Mathematics - August 28th 2021
** Physics and Chemistry - August 29th 2021
** Horanadu, Garinadu Kannadiga - August 30th 2021
When the application forms will be released will only be released on the official website that is mentioned below :-
Note that all above mentioned exams will be conducted in offline mode.
For complete details about KCET 2021 kindly check out the link given below :-
I hope this information helps you.
the pharmacy college will only see the pcb or pcmb rank in kcet
Admission in pharmacy course whether it is in diploma , graduation , m pharm or pharm d candidates should have pass in 12 science with PCB group up with at least 50% marks and appear for KCET examination that is Karnataka common entrance test for pharmacy course. So what are the pharmacy colleges will check the PCB rank in KCET
Hope this helps.
did kcet registration start 2021 ??
No, the application window for KCET 2021 is not yet opened. The official date for the KCET 2021 registration will be announced by the authorities but it might get delayed due to the surge in Corona virus cases. You need to be a little patient until then and prepare for the entrance test. The notifications related to KCET 2021 will be published in the official website so you need to check for the updates from time to time. The link to the official website is given below
You can also check the important dates and other information using the link below