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KEAM Exam Analysis 2023: Check Question Paper Difficulty Level


The Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala, will soon conduct the counselling process for KEAM 2023. The KEAM exam 2023 is scheduled to take place on May 17, 2023. KEAM exam Paper 1 will be conducted from 10 a.m. to 12.30 p.m., while Paper 2 will be conducted from 2.30 p.m. to 5.00 p.m. in pen and paper mode.

Candidates can find all the major important updates and the live exam analysis of KEAM Exam 2023 here. The KEAM 2023 exam analysis is created using the feedback provided by the test-takers. The KEAM 2023 exam analysis allows candidates to review marking procedures, frequently asked questions, chapter weighting, and other information. Read on to know more about KEAM exam analysis 2023.

Latest Updates:
– Aspirants can now download KEAM 2023 admit cards.
– KEAM 2023 exam will be conducted on May 17, 2023.

KEAM Exam Analysis 2023

Since KEAM is yet to be conducted, we suggest aspirants be patient while the KEAM analysis is released by the team.

KEAM Paper 1 contains Physics and Chemistry subjects, whereas Paper 2 contains Mathematics. The exam duration is of 2 hours 30 minutes (150 Minutes). Detailed KEAM exam pattern 2023 is given here in the table below:

Mode of ExaminationOffline (Pen-paper based)
The Total Number of PapersPaper 1 – Physics and Chemistry
Paper 2 – Mathematics
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total Number of Questions in Each Paper120 (in each paper)
Maximum Marks Awarded for Each Correct Answer+4
Marks Deducted for the Wrong Answer (Negative Marking)-1
Maximum Marks in Each Paper480
Maximum Possible Marks in KEAM Engineering Exam (Two Papers Together)960
Duration of Exam for Each Paper2 hours 30 minutes (150 Minutes)
Medium of LanguageEnglish

KEAM Cut-off 2023

The authorities will release cut-off scores for KEAM 2023 on their official webpage. Since the official cut-off scores are not released yet, candidates can check the previous years’ cut-off scores of KEAM in the given space:

KEAM Cut-off 2022

The table below will acquaint candidates with the KEAM cut-off 2022:

KEAM 2022 Counselling RoundKEAM Rank PDF
Round 1Check Here
Round 2Check Here
Round 3Check Here

KEAM Exam Analysis 2023

As per the feedback we receive from the candidates, those who attended the KEAM exam, we will discuss how the Physics paper was, i.e., moderately difficult, easy, or hard. The same will go for the difficulty level of the Mathematics paper and that of the Chemistry section.

Previous Year’s KEAM Exam Analysis

According to exam experts, the overall paper was easy. Most questions were not time-consuming. They found similarities between the weightage of marks in this paper and the Class 12 syllabus.

PhysicsPhysics was the toughest section of the threeThis section was lengthy; however, the overall difficulty level of the Physics paper was moderate. There were 30 questions from the 12th standard syllabus and 30 from the 11th standard syllabus. There were 2 difficult questions, 9 moderate questions, and 34 easy questions. Many were calculation-based as well. 
ChemistryThe difficulty level of Chemistry was moderate. This section was not lengthy. Most questions were based on simple concepts. There were 30 questions from the 12th standard syllabus and 30 from the 11th standard syllabus. This section had 1 difficult question, 29 moderate, and 30 easy questions.
MathematicsMathematics was the easiest section of the three. However, this section was not lengthy. There were 60 questions from the 12th standard syllabus and 60 from the 11th standard syllabus. This section had 9 difficult questions, 63 moderate questions, and 48 easy questions. However, this section was easier than last year and had a few application-based questions. Most of them were directly from NCERT and were concept based.

KEAM 2023 Participating Colleges

Colleges participating in the KEAM exam 2023 are provided here in the table below:

Name of CollegesTotal CollegesTotal Seats
Government-Aided Engineering Colleges125133
Engineering Colleges under Kerala Agricultural University and Kerala Veterinary & Animal Sciences University2299
Government Controlled Engineering Colleges247119
Private Self-Financing Engineering Colleges11946525

Related Links:

KEAM ResultKEAM Answer Key
KEAM Candidate PortalKEAM Exam Day Guidelines

FAQs About KEAM Exam Analysis 2023

Following are some of the frequently asked questions on KEAM exam analysis 2023 that candidates may have in their mind:

Q: When will the KEAM 2023 be conducted?

Ans: The KEAM 2023 exam will be conducted on May 17, 2023.

Q: What are the subjects in the KEAM 2023?

Ans. KEAM 2023 will have questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

Q: What is the total number of seats for the KEAM exam 2023?

Ans. As per the news, there are about 57680 seats for B.Tech and 2345 seats for B.Pharma course.

Q: From where can I download KEAM admit card?

Ans. Candidates can download the official admit card, answer key and other important information related to the KEAM exam from the official website.

Q: What is the course fee for the KEAM Architecture stream?

Ans. KEAM architecture course fee in government-aided colleges is Rs. 8,650, whereas, for privately funded colleges, the course fee is almost Rs. 35,000. The course fee varies with every passing year.

We hope this information on the exam analysis of KEAM has helped you.

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