KEAM 2017

Common Entrance Examination Kerala (KEAM)

KEAM 2017

KEAM 2017KEAM 2017 - Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE), Government of Kerala had conducted KEAM 2017 on April 24 and April 25, 2017 in the offline mode. The KEAM result 2017 is now available and the secured scores of the candidates have also been announced. The answer key of KEAM was made available by CEE on April 25 after the exam concluded. KEAM 2017 application form was available from February 1 to April 5, 2017. Candidates who qualify in KEAM 2017 can apply for admissions to over 59,000 seats offered by the 365 participating institutes of KEAM 2017 including Government colleges, Government sponsored self-financing colleges and private self-financing colleges of the state of Kerala. Admissions will be on the basis of the rank list prepared using the applicant’s scores in KEAM 2017 and 12th standard qualifying examination in the ratio of 50:50.  The admission committee will be following a Centralised Allotment Process (CAP) for counselling and allotment of seats. The applicants can read through to know the details regarding the important dates, application procedure, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, counselling and more of KEAM 2017.
Latest: KEAM Result 2017 is now available. Some questions have been deleted from the KEAM question paper and notified in the KEAM Answer Key 2017. Check the details in the article to know how many questions have been deleted and what the new process for score calculation is.

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The examination of KEAM 2017 was divided into two sections – Paper I and Paper II. Paper I consists of Physics and Chemistry and was held on April 24, 2017 from 10 am to 12:30 pm. The Paper II of KEAM 2017 consisted of Mathematics and was conducted on April 25, 2017 from 10 am to 12:30 pm.

 

Main Features of KEAM 2017        

  • Examination Name: Kerala Engineering Agricultural Medical Entrance Examination (KEAM) 2017

  • Conducting Authority: Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE). Government of Kerala.

  • Exam Type: State Level

  • Category of Exam: Undergraduate

  • Seats Available Under KEAM 2017: Over 59,000

  • Courses Offered: B.Tech

  • Duration of Course: 4 Years

KEAM Important Dates 2017

 

The admission committee of KEAM 2017 has announced the important dates of the admission events. The applicants can refer to the dates listed below to know when the various admission related events will be conducted. Checking these dates will let the applicants avoid missing any event related to KEAM 2017.

 

KEAM Important Dates 2017

S.No

Admission Events of KEAM 2017

Important Dates

1

Availability of KEAM 2017 Application Form

February 1, 2017

2

Last Date for Submission of KEAM 2017 Application Form

March 9, 2017 (Before 5 pm)

3

Final Date to Submit the Print out of Application Form Along with Other Documents

March 10, 2017 (Before 5 pm)

4

Release of Admit Card

From April 12, 2017

5

Last Date for Submission of Document for Memo Clearance

1st week of April, 2017 (Tentative)

6

KEAM 2017 – Paper I (Physics & Chemistry)

April 24, 2017 (10AM to 12:30PM)

7

KEAM 2017 – Paper II (Mathematics)

April 25, 2017 (10AM to 12:30PM)

8

Result of KEAM 2017

May 18, 2017

9

Submission of Class XII marks

May 25, 2017 onwards

10

Announcement of Rank List

On or before June 20, 2017

The full dates will be available at KEAM Important Dates 2017.

 

KEAM Result 2017

 

The result of KEAM 2017 has now been released in online mode on May 18, 2017. The scores of the applicants obtained in the entrance examination are reflected in the result. Candidates may note that there is a change in the calculation of the score as some questions were found to be erroneous and have been deleted. No candidate has been awarded any marks for these deleted questions. Instead the score calculation has been modified to reflect this change The applicants can now download the result by accessing it through the given link. The candidates will have to log in to be able to check their KEAM result 2017. No individual notification regarding the KEAM Result 2017 will be sent to the applicants. To access the result, the candidates will have to login using their application number and password.  

KEAM Cutoff 2017

 

The admission committee will be announcing the cutoff of KEAM 2017 after the declaration of results. The KEAM cutoff 2017 is be the minimum marks that an applicant will need to obtain in order to be eligible for admissions into the participating engineering institutes of Kerala. The separate course wise and institute wise cutoff will be announced by CEE. Those applicants who meet the cutoff will be called in for counselling and seat allotment process.

 

KEAM Answer Key 2017

The official Answer key of KEAM is available from April 25 after the CEE, Kerala announced the same. There have been some questions that have been found to be erroneous and therefore have been deleted as per the notification released by CEE Kerala. Candidates can check the details of which questions have been deleted and how the changes have been effected. The score calculation has also been modified on account of this development. Some leading coaching centres had also announced the answer key for KEAM 2017. Candidates can download the KEAM answer keys for the Paper I on April 24 and for Paper 2 on April 25, 2017. Challenge of the official KEAM answer keys 2017 can be done within 5 days from its announcement. Candidates can estimate their probable scores after comparing their answers with those given in the Answer Key of KEAM 2017. Check and download the KEAM answer key 2017 from various coaching centres as well as the official ones to estimate the probable scores.

 

KEAM Admit Card 2017

 

The admit card of KEAM 2017 was available now from April 12 for all successfully registered applicants. KEAM 2017 admit card was available in online mode only. The applicants were able to download their admit card online only. In order to download the KEAM 2017 admit card, the applicants have to enter their application number and password. KEAM 2017 admit card will carry important information like the applicant’s name, photograph, exam centre and examination time table. Candidates must note that noone will be informed individually about the availability of the admit card. Print out of the admit card has to be taken in colour and carried to the examination centre otherwise the applicants will not be allowed to take the examination. Help desks and facilitation centres are also available across the state of Kerala to help the applicants download and print their KEAM Admit Card 2017.

 

KEAM Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

To be eligible for the state level entrance examination of KEAM 2017, the applicants will be required to meet certain qualifications set by the admission committee. Only if these various criteria related to the age, domicile, education and more of the applicant are met then he/she will be allowed to proceed further in the admission process.

  • Age Criteria: The applicants should be 17 years of age by December 31, 2017. No upper age limit is set by CEE.

  • Academic Requirements: For B.Tech admissions, the applicants should have completed their Higher Secondary Examination, Kerala or equivalent examination from a recognized institute.

  • Qualifying Marks: The applicants should have secured 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. For admission in B.Tech programmes under Management Quota in Private Self Financing Engineering Colleges/Government Controlled Self Financing Engineering Colleges, the applicants should have scored 45% marks as an aggregate of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

  • Domicile: OnlyIndian applicants will be eligible to apply. However, Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) are also eligible. The applicants will be categorized as Keralite, Non-Keralite Category I and Non-Keralite Category II for admissions to professional courses.

Check the full criteria at KEAM Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

KEAM Application Form 2017

 

The registration process of KEAM 2017 is over now. Application form of KEAM 2017 started from February 1, 2017. The applicants had to make sure they are registered properly to be eligible for the entrance examination. Those applicants who fail to submit the application form will be disqualified. Applicants had to register themselves to fill the online application form of KEAM 2017. The next step is to upload the scanned images of the applicant’s photograph, signature and left hand thumb impression after which the applicant will have to fill the application form with personal, academic and contact information. Payment of the application fees has to be done through offline or online mode. The applicants were required to take a print out of the application form, affix their photograph and send it along with other required documents to the Office of Commissioner of Entrance Examinations. No other mode of submission will be accepted.

 

Application Fee of KEAM 2017

 

The applicants were able to pay the application fee of KEAM 2017 through online i.e., credit card, debit card, net-banking or through offline mode i.e., E- Challan at any Post Offices of State Bank of Travancore branches.

 

KEAM 2017 Application Fees

S.No

KEAM 2017 Category

Application Fees

1

General Category

Rs. 800

2

SC Category

Rs. 400

3

Applicants Opting Dubai as Examination Centre

Additional Rs. 12,000

List of Documents to be submitted with Application Form

  • Print out of Application Form (First page should be attested by a Government Gazetted Officer/Head of Institution.

  • Proof of Date of Birth

  • Original Nativity Certificate

  • Course Certificate in Original or Self Attested Copy of Mark List

  • Reservation Certificate (if applicable)

  • Original Income Certificate (if applicable)

  • Proof of Special Reservation (if applicable)

  •  Any other required documents

Read the full application procedure at KEAM Application Form 2017

 

KEAM Exam Centres 2017

 

KEAM 2017 was held across 18 cities of India and Dubai. The applicants were able to select their choice of exam centre from the list provided below. Check the full list of centres at KEAM Exam Centres 2017.

 

KEAM Exam Centres 2017

S.No

KEAM 2017 Exam Centres

1

Thiruvananthapuram

2

Kollam

3

Pathanamthitta

4

Alappuzha

5

Kottayam

6

Ernakulam

7

Thodupuzha

8

Kattappana

9

Thrissur

10

Palakkad

11

Malappuram

12

Kozhikode

13

Wayanad

14

Kannur

15

Kasaragod

16

Mumbai

17

New Delhi

18

Dubai

 

KEAM Exam Pattern 2017

 

The examination of KEAM 2017 will be divided into two parts – Paper I and Paper II. CEE is conducting Paper I on April 24, 2017 and Paper II on April 25, 2017. The examination will be 2 hours and 30 minutes long and will be objective in nature. The applicants can check the exam pattern of KEAM 2017 in the given table.

 

KEAM Exam Pattern 2017

S.No

Particulars

Details

1

Type of Questions

Objective (Multiple Choice Questions)

2

Total Number of Questions

Paper I – 120 Questions

Paper II – 120 Questions

3

Duration of Examination

2 hours and 30 minutes

4

Subjects

Paper I – Physics and Chemistry

Paper II – Mathematics

5

Marking Scheme

4 marks will be alloted for each correct response

6

Negative Marking

1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response

Check full details at KEAM Exam Pattern 2017

 

KEAM Syllabus 2017

 

The syllabus of KEAM 2017 will consist of the various topics under Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Most of the questions will consist from the 12th standard qualifying examination. The applicants will be able to know the topics and chapter which he/she has to prepare for the examination of KEAM 2017. Referring to the syllabus will give the applicants a clearer idea regarding the questions that might be asked in the exam. Read the full KEAM Syllabus 2017 here. 

KEAM Participating Institutes 2017

 

Currently, there are over 365 government colleges, government sponsored self-financing colleges and private self-financing colleges participating under KEAM 2017. All admissions into these engineering institutes will be done based on the merit of the applicants and his/her selection of college. For the full list read KEAM Participating Institutes 2017.

 

KEAM Counselling 2017

 

The counselling session of KEAM 2017 will be done through Centralized Allotment Process (CAP) tentatively in June 2017. All of the applicants will be alloted seats based on their ranking in the merit list. The applicants will have to register themselves first for the allotment process and select their college and course. Trial allotment will be held for the applicants to check their selections. The allotment will be done in online mode and the list of allotted applicants will be released online. The successful applicants will have to report at their allotted institute for verification of documents and payment of fees to confirm their admission. to know more visit KEAM Counselling 2017

 

Contact Information:

 

The Commissioner for Entrance Examinations

Fifth Floor, Housing Board BuildingsOn or before 

Santhi Nagar, Thiruvananthapuram-695 001

Phone: 0471- 2332120, 2338487

Fax: 0471-2337228

 

E-mail: [email protected]

Website: http://www.cee-kerala.org

 

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