Karnataka PGCET 2017

The Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (Karnataka PGCET)

Karnataka PGCET 2017

Karnataka PGCETKarnataka PGCET 2017: The Karnataka Examination Authority will conduct the Karnataka PGCET 2017 on July 1 for the postgraduate admissions (M.Tech) in the state. The entrance examination, which is offline, is for admissions to about 178 participating institutes participating in the Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (PGCET). GATE qualified candidates are exempt from the exam but have to fill the application form. The online application form of Karnataka PGCET 2017 is available from May 19, 2017. The last date to fill the application form is June 1. Application fees can be paid online or offline. Admit card for Karnataka PGCET can be downloaded from June 20, 2017. Candidates must ensure that they meet the specified Karnataka PGCET eligibility before filling the application form. The result will be announced tentatively in July with counselling held thereafter. Admissions will be on the basis of the ranks obtained by the candidates in Karnataka PGCET 2017 or GATE as well as the choices filled in by the candidates with regards to the course and institute. Read the full article for more information about the important dates, eligibility criteria, application procedure and more of Karnataka PGCET 2017.

Latest: Karnataka PGCET Application form 2017 is available from May 19 to June 1, 2017

 

Salient Features of Karnataka PGCET 2017

  • Exam Name: Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 2017

  • Commonly Called: Karnataka PGCET 2017

  • Conducting Body: Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA)

  • Courses Offered: M. Tech

  • Duration of Course: 2 Years

Courses Offered Under Karnataka PGCET 2017

 

The following courses are offered by the participating institutes under Karnataka PGCET 2017. The courses are divided into two parts:

Part A – These are the courses which are offered by the institutes affiliated with VTU, UVCE and UBDTCE Universities.

Part B – Courses offered by Kuvempu and Mysore University

 

Part A Courses

Part B Courses

S.No

Courses Offered Under Karnataka PGCET 2017

1

Mathematics and Computer Science

Karnataka PGCET Important Dates 2017

 

KEA has announced the important dates for Karnataka PGCET 2017 along with the notification and the brochure. Candidates can utilise the same to keep track of the deadlines pertaining to the application form, admit card, exam schedule, result and more. Keep tuned to Karnataka PGCET Important Dates 2017 for updates.

 

Karnataka PGCET 2017 Important Dates

S.No

Karnataka PGCET 2017 Admission Events

Important Dates (Tentative)

1

Release of Online Application Form

May 19, 2017

2

End of Online Application Form Submission

June 1, 2017 by 5.30 pm

3

Last Day for Payment of Application Fees

June 2, 2017

4

Publishing of Admit Card

June 20, 2017

5

Karnataka PGCET 2017 Examination

July 1, 2017

6

Result of Karnataka PGCET 2017

July 2017

7

Counselling of Selected Applicants

August 2017

Karnataka PGCET Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

The applicants will have to be eligible to participate in the admission procedure of Karnataka PGCET 2017. In case the applicants are not able to meet the qualifications in relation to their academics, domicile and more, then he/she will be eliminated. The eligibility criteria as set by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) is given below for the reference of all applicants.

  • Academic Qualifications: The applicants should have qualified B.Tech from a institute recognized by the state of Karnataka.

  • Marks Requirement: In their qualifying examination, the general category applicants should have secured an aggregate of 50% marks whereas the reserved category applicants should have scored 45%.

  • Domicile: Should be residents of Karnataka or the parents of the applicants should have resided in the state for atleast seven years. The applicants should have also studied atleast seven years in one or more Government or Government recognized institutions of the state commencing from 1st standard to the qualifying examination either continuously or in broken period.

  • GATE 2017: The applicants who are applying through GATE and have qualified marks should be able to produce their scorecard.

Read full criteria at Karnataka PGCET Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2017

 

The application form of Karnataka PGCET 2017 is available only in online mode from May 19 onwards. All of the applicants will have to fill and submit the online application form to appear for the entrance examination by June 1, 2017.  Candidates must register first before being able to fill the application form. While filling the application form, details regarding the applicant’s personal, academic, contact information and more will have to be submitted. GATE qualified candidates will be required to fill the GATE details. Candidates must also upload their photograph, signature and left thumb impression while filling the application form. It is advised to the applicants that proper review of the application form must be done before signing the declaration and submitting the application form. No changes can be made after submission. The application fees has to be paid after the submission of the application form. A print out of the filled application form must be taken for later use.

 

To know the full procedure, read Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2017.

 

Application Fees of Karnataka PGCET 2017

 

After the submission of the application form, an e-challan will be generated for the applicants who wish to pay offline. The print out of the challan must be taken and the payment of the application fees will have to be done at any branch of State Bank of Mysore. Online payment through net banking/credit card/debit card will also be accepted.

 

Application Fees:

S.No

Category of Karnataka PGCET 2017 Applicants

Application Fees (in Rs.)

1

General Category

Rs.650

2

Reserved Category

Rs.500

Karnataka PGCET Exam Centres 2017

 

Karnataka PGCET 2017 examination will be held across the state to enable applicants from all towns and villages to appear for the exam. The applicants will be able to select one preference among the list of the exam centres provided. For more details, read Karnataka PGCET Exam Centres 2017.

 

Exam Centres of Karnataka PGCET 2017

S.No

Exam Centres of Karnataka PGCET 2017

1

Bagalkot

2

Belgaum

3

Bellary

4

Bijapur

5

Dharwad

6

Gulbarga

7

Mangalore

8

Shimoga

9

Tumkar

10

Bangalore

11

Davangere

12

Mysore

Karnataka PGCET Exam Pattern 2017

 

The entrance examination of Karnataka PGCET 2017 will be held in offline mode. The questions will be objective based and multiple choice. The question paper will be divided into two sections. The examination will be 150 minutes long and different versions of the question paper will be available as per the course selected by the applicant. The detailed pattern is explained in Karnataka PGCET Exam Pattern 2017.

 

Karnataka PGCET 2017 Exam Pattern

S.No

Particulars

Details

1

Duration

150 Minutes

2

Mode of Examination

Offline. Pen and Paper Based

3

Sections

The question paper will be divided into two sections.

4

Parts

Part A: For courses offered by VTU, UVCE and UBDTCE University.

Part B: For courses offered by Kuvempa and Mysore University.

5

Type of Questions

Objective. Multiple Choice Questions

6

Number of Questions

75 Questions

7

Marking Scheme

1 mark for 50 MCQs and 2 marks will be allotted for 25 MCQs. Total marks is 100.

8

Negative Marking

There is no negative marking

Karnataka PGCET Admit Card 2017

 

KEA will be releasing the admit card for the eligible applicants from June 20, 2017. The admit card will be available only in online mode and has to be downloaded and printed out. It is advised that the applicants print the admit card on an A4 size paper. It is to be remembered that the applicants will be have to safe keep the admit card well as it will be needed when the applicant reports for the examination. If the admit card is not produced during the entrance exam, then the applicant will be disqualified.

 

To download the admit card, check Karnataka PGCET Admit Card 2017.

 

Karnataka PGCET Result 2017

 

The result of Karnataka PGCET 2017 will be announced online in July 2017. The scores obtained by the applicant in the entrance examination of Karnataka PGCET 2017 will be available in the released results. The applicants will have to login to their account in order to access and download their results. It is to be noted that the results will be available only in online mode and will not be sent individually to the applicants.

 

Read Karnataka PGCET Result 2017.

 

Karnataka PGCET Merit List 2017

 

KEA will announce the names of the selected applicants for counselling through the merit list. The merit list of Karnataka PGCET 2017 will be released online after the results is announced. KEA will be publishing two merit lists – one for GATE qualified applicants and one for PGCET qualified applicants. Based on their ranking in the merit list, the applicants will be called in for counselling and allotted seats. The applicants with GATE qualification will be given preference.

 

Check Karnataka PGCET Merit List 2017 for more details

 

Karnataka PGCET Participating Institutes 2017

 

The state of Karnataka currently has around 178 participating institutes under Karnataka PGCET 2017. All of these colleges are affiliated to VTU, UVCE, UBDTCE, Kuvempu and Mysore University. Eligible applicants will be allotted seats under these institutes if he/she are able to meet all of the required eligibility requirements. The top 10 engineering institutes are listed below for the applicants to check. The full list will be available at Karnataka PGCET Participating Institutes 2017.

 

Top 10 Participating Institutes of Karnataka PGCET 2017

Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2017

 

Online counselling of the selected applicants will be held in the month of August 2017. The applicants will have to register themselves for the counselling process first. After registration, the selected applicants will have to report at the designated help centres with their original documents along with a set of photocopies for verification. The documents will be verified and returned to the applicants. The photocopies will be retained by the authorities. A verification slip and a unique key word will be issued to the applicants after verification of documents. The applicants will have to login with their application number and unique key word to fill their choice preferences. Selection of courses and colleges will have to be done by the applicants as per their preference. Mock allotment will be held to give the applicants some ideas. Changes can be done after the conclusion of the mock allotment. Finally, based on the ranking of the applicant in the merit list and his/her preference, allotment of seats will be done. GATE applicants will be given more preference over the other applicants. After the successful allotment of seats, the applicants will have to report at their allotted institute for admission confirmation and payment of fees.

 

Documents to be Submitted for Verification:

  • Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2017

  • Karnataka PGCET Admit Card 2017

  • Applicant’s copy of the e-challan

  • 10th and 12th standard mark sheets

  • Mark sheet for all semesters of the qualifying degree

  • Degree certificate/Provisional certificate

  • Study certificate (only for Karnataka applicants)

  • Two recent passport size photographs.

  • GATE 2017 score card (if applicable)

  • Category certificate (if applicable)

  • Domicile certificate (if applicable)

Full counselling details are provided in Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2017.

 

Contact Details:

 

Karnataka Examinations Authority,

Sampige Road, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram, Bangalore - 560 012

 

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