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Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form- Apply at

Updated On - June 22nd 2018 by SONAL ROHATGI

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form is available on the official website. Candidates can fill the application form by visiting the official website- Interested candidates can apply till June 10, 2018.

  • Candidates need to submit their application forms for Karnataka PGCET 2018 in the online mode.
  • Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form will be filled by performing these steps- Registration, Application Form Filling, Uploading documents and Application Fee Payment.
  • An application fee of INR 650 has to be submitted during form filling process.
  • To be eligible to apply for Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form, candidates must possess a valid graduate degree with minimum 50% aggregate marks.

Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test is a state level entrance examination for the postgraduate course. Karnataka PGCET is conducted by Karnataka Examination Association for the candidates looking for admission in the first year of the Post Graduate either full time or part time. Karnataka PGCET provides admission in courses like MBA/MCA/M.Arch/M.Tech/ME, part time M.Tech (QIP) and second year of MCA program. Several government, private and private un-aided colleges located in Karnataka accept Karnataka PGCET Score.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Important Dates

Candidates have to fill the online Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form in till July 10, 2018. The forms will be available on the official website of conducting authority.  Candidates can check the important dates pertaining to Karnataka PGCET 2018 from the table given below:

Commencement of Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application ProcessMay 19, 2018
Last Date of the Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application ProcessJune 10, 2018
Admit Card IssueJuly 20, 2018
Karnataka PGCETJuly 15, 2018
Karnataka PGCET 2018 ResultAugust 31, 2018
Commencement of Karnataka PGCET 2018 CounsellingFirst Week of September 2018

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Eligibility

There are certain eligibility requirements which must be fulfilled by candidates to successfully appear for the exam. Before applying for Karnataka PGCET 2018, candidates must go through the conditions given below:

  • Candidates should hold a valid certificate proving their domicile of Karnataka state.
  • Applicant having valid GATE score must not appear in the test. They can apply for the admission separately.
  • Candidates must hold graduate degree or equivalent with 50% marks (45% for QE for SC/ST & Category I of Karnataka candidates).
  • Candidates of the states other than Karnataka state are eligible for admission into MBA/MCA seats.

Documents Required to fill Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form

Following documents are pre-requisites to fill Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application form. Any application form without these documents will not be considered.

  • Scanned copy of passport size photographs.
  • Scanned copies of the candidate’s signature and parent signature.
  • An active email ID and mobile number. Candidates should make sure that the provided Email ID and the mobile number should be active. The details of the Karnataka PGCET 2018 Student login will be sent to the provided email ID and mobile number.
  • Scanned copy of the candidate’s left thumb impression.
  • All the documents must be in JPG or JPEG format.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application form has been released on May 19, 2018. Candidates who want to appear for Karnataka PGCET must successfully submit their form well before the last date. Candidates can avail the application form through online mode only. The application process will go on for approximately one month.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form is divided into two phases. In the first phase, candidates have to fill all the required details. Candidates can edit or delete the information provided. In the second phase, the candidates will have to confirm the information provided, if the provided information is correct or not. After confirming, candidates cannot edit the application form.

To fill Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form, applicants must perform the following steps:


  • Visit the official website of Karnataka PGCET
  • Go to the ‘New User? Register here’ tab.
  • Fill the required details such as Name, Gender, Contact Details, etc.
  • You will then receive a User ID and Password on the email ID and mobile number provided by them.

Filling in the Application Form

  • Now login into their account using the credentials provided at the time of registration.
  • Fill in the personal details, academic details and contact details in the given form stated as ‘Student Information Page.’
  • Click on Save and Next.

Uploading Required Documents

  • Candidates must keep scanned copies of their latest colored photograph, signature, parent signature and their left thumb impression.
  • Upload the above-mentioned documents in JPG/JPEG format.
  • and select on “save and next” button.
  • Click on next. A declaration page will appear on the screen, candidates must read the declaration and then submit Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form.

Application Fee Payment

  • To complete the payment, candidates must select the bank challan and take a print out of the same.
  • General category candidates must pay INR 650 while reserved category candidates shall pay INR 500 as application fee.
  • The payment can be made through any branch of the specified bank. Candidates will be given two copies of the challan after the payment is completed, and one copy will be retained by bank itself. 
  • Retain a proof of the payment for any future references.
  • After filling Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form, take a print out for future references.

Karnataka PGCET 2018 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Ques. Is Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form available in offline mode?

Ans. No. Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form is available only online. Any offline application will not be accepted.

Ques. Can Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Fee payment be made online?

Ans. No, Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Fee can be made only through the bank challan provided. Any request for online payment of Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Fee will not be entertained.

Ques. What is Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Fee?

Ans. Ans. Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Fee is given below:

General (Karnataka Origin)INR 650
OBC (Karnataka Origin)INR 650
SC/ST (Karnataka Origin)INR 500

Ques. Is the exam available only for the residents of Karnataka?

Ans. No. Karnataka PGCET 2018 is for Karnataka residents only. No candidates from any other state can apply.

Ques. What is the Karnataka PGCET 2018 eligibility?

Ans. Yes. Eligibility criteria is different for all the courses. Candidates applying for any course in Karnataka PGCET 2018 should have completed 3 year Bachelor’s degree in any course from a college affiliated with a recognized university.

Ques. Is it necessary to fill all the columns in the form?

Ans. Yes, it is necessary to fill all the columns asking for required details. If any column left blank, the application will not be accepted.

Ques. What happens if the information filled is incorrect?

Ans. Candidates can edit the information until the declaration is submitted. After the declaration, any offer to edit the information will not be considered.

Ques. Do students having a valid GATE score required to fill Karnataka PGCET 2018 Application Form?

Ans. Candidates having valid GATE score are not required for appear for Karnataka PGCET 2018 but in order to take admission in any college through Karnataka PGCET, they need to apply online during the application process.

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Prajna pai

I have applied for karnataka pgcet 2018 and failed to download applied application form can i get it

10 Jul, 2018 13:18
Akansha Expert

Hi Prajna, You can get it Through the official website with Log in Id Password you can check the official website to get the regenerate the Application Form.

11 Jul, 2018 12:03
prajju koushik

I have 49% aggregate in 2nd year of engg. Can I apply for pgcet...?

04 Jun, 2018 17:46
Akansha Expert

Hi Prajju, No, You are not eligible for this Entrance Exam, As per rule of this Entrance exam A candidate must have passed recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum of 3 years’ duration or equivalent examination and must have a minimum aggregate of 50% marks taken together in all the subjects including languages in all the years of the Degree Examination is eligible for Entrance Exam (45% of marks in Qualifying exam in case of SC, ST and Category-I of Karnataka candidates)

04 Jun, 2018 18:03
Shubham Sen

Hello. I have made the payment through NEFT option given in the payment section. But the status still says "payment not confirmed". Is it some sort of technical glitch or there are issues with NEFT to KEA?

01 Jun, 2018 10:31
Akansha Expert

Hi Shubham, You may please check that Amount is deducted from your side, if not repay the amount for Entrance test.

01 Jun, 2018 11:55
Mudassira Sheikh

on whose name challan should be made for pgcet 2018 exam

24 May, 2018 17:34
Garima Bansal

Hi Mudassira, The challan will made on the name of a candidate who is applying and filling the application form

28 May, 2018 15:50

Ap student is also writing the Karnataka PGSET

26 Mar, 2018 14:19
Jainab alvi

Hello Yeruva Tirumala, Yes, candidates who belong to Andhra Pradesh state are also eligible to apply for Karnataka PGCET.

04 Jun, 2018 16:13

i am from tamilnadu b.arch student procedure to apply pleasefor m.arch

22 Jan, 2018 00:20
Bhawna Vedwal

Hello Pavithra, For admission to Architecture course candidate should compulsorily appear for NATA conducted by the Council of Architecture or for JEE Paper 2 examination.

21 May, 2018 16:40
Shazia khan

Hi, I am trying to fill the PGCET aplication form and often I am getting a message "Select Program type". However there is no opion to select the program type (Full/part). So I am unable to complete the application process. Please do check and help me.

22 May, 2017 12:40
Bhawna Vedwal

Hello Shazia, The problem you faced while filling form might because of site down or low speed of internet. In these case candidate should try to fill form after some time.

08 May, 2018 15:58
Abisha K

Hi! Without Gate exam can we apply for PGCET.?

19 May, 2017 00:20
Vaishali Expert

Hi Abhishek, If you would like to apply for ME/M.Tech. So, you have to qualify GATE Exam. For other courses GATE exam is not required. Please find the link and check detailed Eligibility Criteria for Karnataka PGCET

19 May, 2017 16:01

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