COMEDK UGET Exam Pattern 2020: Marking Scheme and Syllabus

    Karishma Khatri Karishma Khatri
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    COMEDK UGET 2020 Exam Pattern was released earlier along with the release of its official brochure. The exam will have a total of 180 MCQ type questions that needs to be attempted in 180 minutes. Aspirants who will be appearing for the test are advised to go through the exam pattern and COMEDK syllabus carefully. 

    Latest Update: COMEDK UGET 2020 has been rescheduled for August 19, 2020. The Admit Card has been released on the official website on August 11, 2020. Download Now

    COMEDK UGET is a state-level entrance test offering seats to candidates seeking admissions in engineering and technical programmes in Institutions associated with COMEDK. The online-based test is generally based on the syllabus of 10+2 or 2nd PUC. In COMEDK UGET, rank list is generated based on the candidate's scores in the entrance test. One mark is awarded to every correct answer with no provision of negative marking. In case of a tie in the test scores, the authorities will use the Principle of Least Negative Responses. Practice with COMEDK UGET Sample Papers

    The medium of the exam is English only. Read the article below to know more about exam pattern, marking scheme, important topics, syllabus, etc. 

    COMEDK UGET 2020 Exam Pattern: Key Highlights

    COMEDK Mode of ExamComputer Based Test (CBT)/Online
    Exam DateAugust 19, 2020
    Duration3 hours
    No. of Questions180
    COMEDK Total Marks180
    SubjectsPhysics, Chemistry, Mathematics 
    Language MediumEnglish
    Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions

    Click here for COMEDK UGET 2020 Mock Test Series

    Question Paper Format

    COMEDK UGET 2020 Question Paper Format

    Since COMEDK conducts entrance examination for both engineering and medical/dental courses, the paper pattern for both courses are different. The table below shows the paper pattern for both courses.

    No. of Question PapersType of Question PapersDuration
    Engineering courses
    1Single Paper: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics3 hours
    Medical/Dental courses
    2Paper 1: Physics and Chemistry2 hours
    Paper 2: Biology and English1 hour 30 minutes
    Both Engineering & Medical
    2Paper 1: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics3 hours
    Paper 2: Biology and English1 hour 30 minutes

    By mentioning the papers conducted for different courses, below mentioned are the number of questions that will appear for each course.

    CoursesNo. of Questions (subject-wise)No. of Questions (paper-wise)
    Engineering courses60 questions each180 questions
    Medical/Dental courses60 questions each120 questions
    60 questions in Biology and 30 questions in English90 questions
    Both streams60 questions each180 questions
    60 questions in Biology and 30 questions in English90 questions

    Engineering Exam Pattern

    COMEDK UGET 2020- Engineering Exam Pattern

    Given the courses for which COMEDK conducts entrance tests, it is mandatory for all candidates to appear for Physics and Chemistry. However, the final paper depends upon the course preference of the candidates. If a candidate wants to take admission in Bachelor of Engineering (BE), s/he will appear for Mathematics as the 3rd paper. And if the course choice is MBBS/BDS, the aspirants will sit for Biology as the 3rd test. Below mentioned is the exam pattern specifically for engineering course.

    SubjectTotal Questions
    Total180 Questions

    COMEDK Marking Scheme

    COMEDK UGET 2020 Marking Scheme

    As per the marking scheme, each correct answer will be awarded 1 mark and there will be no negative marking.

    • Unanswered questions will be marked zero.
    • Tabulated below is a detailed marking scheme for the exam: 
    For correct answer+1
    For incorrect answer0
    For unanswered questions0
    Note:In the event of a tie in the test score, the principle of least negative responses (Number of wrong answers) will be adopted. In addition, if required, other methods may be adopted as tie-breakers. 

    Important Topics

    COMEDK UGET 2020- Important Topics

    The entrance test will be based on the syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics of class 11th and 12th or from PUC I and II. Students must be thorough with the syllabus and exam pattern for COMEDK to score well. Here is a list of topics that will be covered this year in the state level entrance test.


    Heat and ThermodynamicsKinetic Energy
    OscillationsMotion in one, two and three dimensions
    Current and ElectricityElectromagnetic Induction
    Alternating CurrentUnits of Measurement

    Check detailed  COMEDK Physics Syllabus


    Nuclear ChemistryOrganic Chemistry
    Bio-MoleculesChemical Kinetics
    Transition of metalsChemistry in Action
    PolymersChemistry of Carbon Compounds

    Check detailed  COMEDK Chemistry Syllabus


    Differential EquationsThree-Dimensional Geometry
    TrigonometryCoordinate Geometry
    Logarithmic SeriesMatrices and Determinants
    Correlation and Regression-

    Check detailed  COMEDK Mathematics Syllabus

    Top Colleges vs Rank vs Placement

    COMEDK UGET 2020- Top Colleges vs Rank vs Placement

    Since no personal ranking is released by COMEDK, we have prepared a list of top colleges based on their cut off, study environment, and every year placement. However the ranking may vary from person to person.

    The course preference for any candidate should be CSE/IT/ECE as the number of placements in these courses is the highest.

    S. No.CollegeCut Off (Rank)Average Package (pa)
    1.RV College of Engineering4509187/8k7.5 lakh
    2.Ms Ramaiah Institute of Technology1.1k2k10k6.5/ 7lakh
    3.BMS College of Engineering1k1.5k10k6.5 lakh
    4.Bangalore Institute of Technology2.7k5.3k25/30k6 lakh
    5.Sir M.Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology3.3k6k49k6 lakh
    6.SJCE College of Engineering2.5k6k45k6.1 lakh
    7.Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering4.3k8.3k50k5.5 lakh
    8.The National Institute of Engineering, Mysore4.5k7k50k5.6 lakh
    9.NITTE Meenakshi Institute of Technology11k19k53k5.4 lakh
    10.BNM Institute of Technology7.7k15k54k5 lakh
    11.RNS Institute of Technology5.8k12.2k50k5 lakh
    12.JSS Academy Bangalore9k17k54k4.5 lakh
    13.CMR Institute of Technology10k23k47k4.5 lakh
    14.NMAM Institute of Technology21.8k30k50k4.5 lakh

    COMEDK Preparation Tips

    COMEDK UGET 2020 Preparation Tips

    Students can clear the exam with hard work and the right kind of preparation. Here are a few tips to keep in mind.

    • A mock test will be uploaded online before exam to accustom the students with computerized testing. Taking that test will give you an idea about how to mark your answers on the computer. 
    • Knowledge of the exam pattern and syllabus goes a long way in effective preparation.
    • COMEDK Exam Question Papers will introduce you to the exam pattern and the type of questions asked. Try as many papers as you can to test yourself.
    • Physics generally has a lot of lengthy calculations. Practice different kinds of numerical to improve your speed and efficiency.
    • For Chemistry, students must be prepared for a lot of theory-based questions which will test their hold over basic concepts.
    • The key to crack the Mathematics section is rigorous practice. Make use of help books to get an idea of different ways in which one particular concept can be tested.

    Get More Tips for COMEDK Preparation

    Frequently Asked Questions

    COMEDK UGET 2020 Exam Pattern FAQs

    Ques 1. What is COMEDK UGET 2020?

    Ans 1. COMEDK UGET is a state-level exam conducted annually by COMEDK for merit determination for UG courses for admission in various colleges in Karnataka. COMEDK UGET is managed by the Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental of Karnataka(COMEDK).

    Ques 2. Does COMEDK provide us with Mock Tests?

    Ans 2. Yes, COMEDK releases a Mock Test in the month of February for reference.

    Ques 3. What is the syllabus for COMEDK UGET 2020 Examination?

    Ans 3. The syllabus consists of the 2nd PUC/Class XII for engineering and architecture. The complete syllabus comprises of mainly three subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

    Ques 4. Is the COMEDK UGET 2020 syllabus same as of Class 12?

    Ans 4. Yes, it’s the same and is based on the syllabus of class 12th only.

    Ques 5. What subjects should I prepare for COMEDK UGET?

    Ans 5. You can prepare from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics of class 12th/2nd PUC of Karnataka State board or any other recognised board.

    Ques 6. Is COMEDK UGET online or offline or both?

    Ans 6. COMEDK UGET 2020 will be conducted in only online mode. It’s not an offline exam.

    Ques 7. Is there a pass mark for each subject in COMEDK UGET or the overall marks are considered for each paper?

    Ans 7. There is a pass mark for each subject/section/paper. You need to individually pass/qualify in each of the subjects/sections of COMEDK UGET 2020 paper. If you meet the qualifying marks in each section, then only you will clear the exam.

    Ques 8. What is the exam pattern of COMEDK UGET 2020?

    Ans 8. The exam will be held in online mode on May 12, 2020. The question paper will be comprised of 180 Multiple Choice Questions and the duration of the exam will be 3 hours.

    Ques 9. What is the language of the question paper?

    Ans 9. The language of the question paper will be English.

    Ques 10. Is there any negative marking?

    Ans 10. No, there will be no negative marking for the incorrect response.

    Ques 11. How many questions are there in COMEDK UGET 2020?

    Ans 11. There will be 180 Multiple Choice Questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics(60 each).

    Ques 12. What is the duration of the examination?

    Ans 12. Total time provided for the whole exam is 3 hours.

    Ques 13. Will there be a calculator in COMEDK UGET online exam?

    Ans 13. There is no online calculator in COMEDK UGET paper.

    Ques 14. How many papers/sections are there?

    Ans 14. There will be two papers, a combined paper for Physics and Chemistry and a separate paper for Mathematics.

    Ques 15. Is there a time limit to attempt a particular section/paper?

    Ans 15. Yes, you will have to answer 120 questions of Physics and Chemistry in 2 hours. For Mathematics, candidates will have one hour to answer 60 questions.

    Ques 16. What types of questions should I expect in COMEDK UGET 2020?

    Ans 16. COMEDK UGET 2020 paper will have multiple-choice questions based on the syllabus of class 12th of Karnataka State Board. So, whatever is the difficulty level of the class 12/2nd PUC is, the difficulty level of the question paper of COMEDK UGET 2020 will accordingly.

    Ques 17. What is the difficulty level of the COMEDK UGET 2020 exam?

    Ans 17. COMEDK UGET is of moderate difficulty level. If your fundamental concepts of class 12th syllabus of Karnataka state board is clear and you have practised last few years question papers, then you can crack the exam with a few months of preparation.

    Ques 18. Will COMEDK UGET 2020 be different from JEE Main?

    Ans 18. Yes, it will be different from JEE Main. JEE Main has a higher difficulty level than COMEDK UGET.

    Ques 19. What is the marking scheme for COMEDK UGET 2020?

    Ans 19. For each correct answer in COMEDK UGET 2020, candidates will be given 1 mark while for each incorrect answer, candidates will be given 0. There is no negative marking.

    Ques 20. Can I edit my answers in the test?

    Ans 20. Yes, as COMEDK UGET is an online test, you can edit or change your questions as many times as you wish.

    Ques 21. When will the final answer key be published? Can we challenge the Final Answer key?

    Ans 21. The final answer key will be available on May 24, 2020. No, candidates cannot challenge the final answer key.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College


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    Mogal Taniya Afrin

    Is COMEDK exam for other states

    15 Jan, 2020 14:31
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Mogal, no, this score is valid only in colleges in Karnataka. You can check the list of the colleges accepting COMEDK score from here: COMEDK Participating Colleges

    15 Jan, 2020 15:10
    Nitish Kumar jha

    Is Any thing happened if my father and mother name is wrong in comed k application

    27 Mar, 2019 12:17
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Nitish, the candidature could be canceled in case you have submitted parents' name with errors.

    27 Mar, 2019 12:54

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