KCET 2018

KCET 2018

KCET – Karnataka Common Entrance Test is recognised as Karnataka CET (K-CET/Kar CET). It is achieved by Karnataka Examination Authority under the aegis of Karnataka University. CET Karnataka is a state level entrance exam.It is ordered for providing admission for several courses in the field of engineering, pharmacy & other related courses that are obtainable by many colleges and institutions situated in Karnataka state.

KCET 2018 Exam Dates

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Actions of KCET 2018 Dates
Online application begins 27th January 2018 (4:00 PM)
Last date to submit online application 8th March 2018
fee payment in bank Last date March 2018
Online editing in the application March 2018
Download of Admit card April 2018
Date of Exam (Biology & Mathematics) May 2018
Date of Exam (Physics & Chemistry) May 2018
Kannada Language Test (only in Bangalore) May 2018
Conditional answer key release May 2018
The Last date to challenge answer key On or before 10th May 2018 (5:30 PM)
Result statement Last week of May 2018
Counselling starts The Second week of June 2018


KCET 2018 Admit Card

Aspirants those have effectively registered for the exam can download the admit card over the official website of the specialist. The KCET Admit Card 2018 has been distributed from 17th April 2018. The admit card comprises particulars like aspirants name & roll number, exam date & timing, exam centre, etc.

KCET 2018 Application Form

The application form was accessible on the official site of KEA. Aspirants can fill and submit the KCET Application Form through online procedure through the authorised website of the specialist. There is no offline method is existing for entertaining the application form. The application form was released from the 27th January 2018. Aspirants can make the alteration in the application form between 14th to 31st March 2018. Aspirants are essential to upload the scanned images of photo, signature, left thumb impression & parent signature in agreed format.

Application Fee

The application fee is Rs. 650/- for General and OBC aspirants and Rs. 500/- for SC and ST aspirants. The fee payment will be made over the stated bank challan. Aspirantsexist outside Karnataka is required to pay Rs. 750/- and aspirants exist outside India have to pay Rs. 5000/-. For aspirants exist outside India are required to pay the fee over DD draw in favour of Executive Director, Karnataka Examinations Authority payable at Bangalore. Aspirants are directed to take printouts of the application form for advance use.

KCET 2018 Eligibility

Criteria for Engineering Courses:

  • Pass in2nd PUC or 12th or corresponding exam with Physics & Mathematics as an obligatory subject and English as a language subject.
  • Aspirants must have obtained45% marks in physics & mathematics sideways with anyone of the following subjects Chemistry/Biology/Electronics/Computer/Bio-Technology for general aspirants whereas 40% marks for reserved classes.
  • Aspirants appearing in qualifying exam are also suitable to apply.
  • And for the architecture, aspirants have to qualify the NATA examination.

CriteriaFor Pharmacy/Science Courses:

  • Aspirants should have passed2nd PUC/12th or corresponding exam with physics, chemistry, biology/Mathematics and English as a language subject.
  • Students must have gained50% marks in PCB group for general categories whereas 40% marks for reserved classes.
  • Appearing aspirants are also suitable to apply.

KCET 2018 Exam Pattern

  • ExaminationMethod: The exam will be directed via the offline method.
  • Questions Types: objective type questions will be asked in KCET.
  • Number of Questions: Each unit will comprise total 60 questions.
  • Answer Method: Aspirants will be essential to use only blue or black ball point pen to mark their answers.
  • Marking System: For each right reply one mark will be given.
  • Negative Marking: There will not any facility of negative marking for an improper reply.
Subjects No. of Questions Total Marks
Mathematics/Biology 60 60
Physics 60 60
Chemistry 60 60
Kannada (in case) 50 50


KCET 2018 Syllabus

Physics Syllabus:

  1. Physical World and Measurement
  2. Kinematics
  3. Laws of Motion
  4. Work, Energy and Power
  5. Motion of System of Particles and Inflexible Body
  6. Gravitation
  7. Properties of Bulk Matter
  8. Thermodynamics
  9. Behaviorof Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory
  10. Oscillations and Waves
  11. Electrostatics
  12. Current Electricity
  13. Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
  14. Electromagnetic induction and Alternating Currents
  15. Electromagnetic waves
  16. Optics
  17. Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
  18. Atoms & Nuclei
  19. Electronic Devices
  20. Communication systems

Chemistry Syllabus:

  1. Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
  2. Structure of Atom
  3. Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
  4. Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  5. States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
  6. Chemical Thermodynamics
  7. Equilibrium
  8. Redox Reactions Hydrogen
  9. S-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)
  10. Some p-Block Elements
  11. Organic Chemistry – Some Basic Principles and Methods
  12. Hydrocarbons
  13. Environmental Chemistry
  14. Solid State
  15. Solutions
  16. Electro-chemistry
  17. Chemical Kinetics
  18. Surface Chemistry
  19. General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
  20. p-Block Elements
  21. d and f Block Elements
  22. Co-ordination compounds
  23. Haloalkanes and Haloarenes.
  24. Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
  25. Aldehydes and Ketones and Carboxylic Acids:
  26. Organic compounds containing Nitrogen
  27. Biomolecules
  28. Polymers
  29. Chemistry in Everyday life

Mathematics Syllabus

  1. Algebra
  2. Theory Of Indies And Logarithms
  3. Progressions
  4. Mathematical Induction
  5. Theory Of Equations
  6. Permutations And Combinations
  7. Binomial Theorem
  8. Partial Fractions
  9. Elements Of Number Theory And Congruences
  10. Coordinate Geometry
  11. Calculus
  12. Measurement Of Angles And Trigonometric Functions
  13. Relations Between Sides And Angles Of A Triangle


The subsequent factors to formulate the KCET Cutoff 2018.

  • of Applicants appeared for the KCET exam.
  • The number of candidates suitable for the exam.
  • And depending on the Difficulty level of KCET question paper
  • Number of Seats present in KCET.

Aspirants must plan their preparation plan and do it accordingly. Make a timetable as per the correct time. Remember working on sample question & mock papers are the keys to clear exam.



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