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KCET Important Dates 2023: Eligibility Criteria


KCET Important Dates 2023: Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will release the KCET important dates along with the official notification. However, due to unavoidable circumstances, some important dates got varied. So candidates must bookmark this page and follow the specified timelines strictly. The KEA will release the KCET result 2023 on the official website. The document verification for KCET counselling 2023 will occur after the release of the results.

This article discusses the KCET exam’s important date, 2023 and all the relevant information that candidates find helpful. As the results have been declared, continue reading the article to keep track of all the upcoming events and dates related to the counselling and admission process.

Latest Updates:
– KEA will release the KCET seat allotment result 2022 for the extended round on November 29, 2022. Stay tuned for the direct link to check the extended seat allotment result.
– KEA released the KCET seat allotment result for the second round on November 22, 2022 (Direct Link)

KCET Important Dates 2023: Exam Overview

KCET 2023 examination dates will be declared on the official website. Before going through the KCET exam date 2023, let us look at the overview of the exam:

Exam NameKarnataka Common Entrance Test
Common NameKCET
Conducting AuthorityKarnataka Examination Authority (KEA)
Admission CategoryUndergraduate
Examination LevelState Level Exam
Application ModeOnline
Examination ModeOffline
Mode of Application Fee PaymentOnline and Offline
Official Websitecetonline.karnataka.gov.in

KCET Important Dates 2023

Candidates can check the important dates of KCET 2023 from the table below:

Release of Application FormTo Be Announced
Last Date to Fill KCET Application FormTo Be Announced
KCET 2023 Application Form Correction DatesTo Be Announced
KCET Admit Card 2023 AvailabilityTo Be Announced
Submission of Special Category Original Certificates on Specified DatesTo Be Announced
KCET Exam Date 2023To Be Announced
KCET Answer Key DatesTo Be Announced
KCET Final Answer Key 2023To Be Announced
Declaration of KCET Result 2023To Be Announced
Document Verification for KCET Counselling 2023To Be Announced

KCET Eligibility Criteria 2023

Following is the KCET 2023 eligibility criteria list for the B.E/B. Tech exam 2023:

  • Candidates must be a 10+2 intermediate or have an equivalent examination from any recognised board.
  • Candidates must have studied Physics, English, and Mathematics as their compulsory subjects in Class 12 from any recognised board. They should have studied Chemistry/ Biology/ Biotechnology/ Electronics/ Computer Science as optional subjects.
  • 45% marks (40% for reserved category) for PCM/PCB.
  • Candidates who have appeared in their Class 12 or PUC examination and are awaiting their Class 12 results can apply for KCET 2023.
  • Candidates who have passed their Class 12 or PUC or qualifying exam from Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) are not considered eligible for the KCET exam 2023.

KCET Application Form 2023

The authorities will release the dates for the KCET application form 2023 on the official website. Along with the last date to submit the registration form, the authorities will also inform the last date to submit the application fee.

The exam authorities will announce the dates for KCET 2023 application portal window. Applicants who have submitted their application forms can use this window to edit or modify details in the submitted application form.

Candidates who claim the special category must submit the original certificates to the Karnataka examination authorities on the specified dates. As per the latest information, candidates can submit the original certificates. If candidates fail to submit the required certificates within the specified timeline, their applications will be rejected.

KCET Admit Card Dates 2023

Candidates who have completed the KCET registration process can download the admit card for the Karnataka CET exam from the official website post the registration process. The KCET admit card 2023 will only be available online for download. They will not be sent their hall tickets through email or post. Candidates must use their login credentials to download it.
The KCET 2023 admit card will include details such as the candidate’s name, roll number, application number, paper appearing for, exam date, time, exam centre address, and general guidelines. Candidates must carry a photo identity card, such as an Aadhaar card, Voter ID, Passport, or Driving License, to the exam centre along with their admit cards.

KCET Exam Dates 2023

KCET 2023 exam dates will be announced with the release of the official notification. The exam will be conducted at various centres in the state of Karnataka.

The tentative exam schedule has been provided for the candidates below:

Exam Date (Tentative)Exam Time (Tentative)Subject
June 16, 202310:30 AM to 11:50 AMBiology
June 16, 20232:30 PM to 3: 50 PMMathematics
June 17, 202310:30 AM to 11:50 AMPhysics
June 17, 20232:30 PM to 3: 50 PMChemistry
June 18, 202311:30 AM to 12:30 PMKannada Language Test

Note: The Kannada Language Test is in accordance with standard 4. The test will be conducted for both Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates. The test will be conducted at different exam centres.

KCET Result Date 2023

KEA release the KCET results on the official website. Candidates can check KCET scorecards online on the official website by using their login credentials.
All the shortlisted candidates will have to go through the KCET counselling process and the required documents. The allotment of seats will be done according to the secured ranks, preferences, and available seats.

KCET 2023 Counselling Dates

KCET 2023 counselling procedure will be conducted for the qualified candidates to complete the admission process. The counselling procedure assimilates various stages like registration, choice filling, seat allotment, document verification, fee payment, etc.

The exam conducting authorities will conduct two rounds of KCET counselling and an extended third round and special round (depending on the availability of seats). Candidates must register, select their preferred college, report to the allotted centre, and allot seats. Candidates will also have to carry the prescribed documents for verification which are listed down below:

  • KCET application form 2023
  • KCET scorecard 2023
  • Mark sheet of Classes 10 and 12.
  • Passport-sized photographs
  • Marksheet from Classes 1 to 12.
  • Caste certificate (if any).

The seat allotment of KCET depends on the rank obtained by candidates and the choice of institute filled by them. If candidates have been allotted their college choice, they need to verify their documents and pay the admission fees to take admission.

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Candidates can also check,

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Karnataka CET ResultKarnataka CET Syllabus

FAQs on KCET Exam Time-table 2023

Here are some of the most important and frequently asked questions on the KCET exam date 2023 along with the answers:

Q. When will the KCET 2023 application form be released?

Ans: The online application form link for KCET 2023 is likely to be released on April 2023.

Q. When is the last date to submit the KCET application form?

Ans Candidates will most likely be able to submit their KCET application form 2023 by June 2023.

Q. Are KCET admit cards released?

Ans: KEA will issue KCET admit card 2023 after the KCET registration process is over.

Q. Will KCET 2023 be difficult?

Ans: Looking at the previous year’s trends, we expect KCET 2023 to be moderately difficult.

Q. When was the KCET exam held last year?

Ans: The KCET exam was held from June 16 to 18, 2022.

Regular mock tests will boost candidates’ confidence. So they can attempt the free KCET mock tests available on Embibe.

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