KCET 2020 APPLICATION & REGISTRATION
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KCET Application Form Correction window was reopened from June 26, 2020, to June 29, 2020. The facility is available for candidates who successfully registered themselves before May 18, 2020. Aspirants can modify the exam centers and other details entered after verifying especially reservation category claims. KEA reopened the application process on May 08, 2020. The last date to apply for KCET 2020 was May 18, 2020. KCET Admit Card releasing date will be announced soon.
|KCET 2020 Registration Date (Reopened)||May 08, 2020-May 18, 2020|
|Last date of application form||May 18, 2020|
|Last date to pay the application fees||May 18, 2020|
|Application Form correction window|
May 20 to May 31 2020
June 26 to June 29, 2020 (Reopened)
|Availability of KCET Admit Card 2020|
|KCET 2020 Exam Date|
July 30, 2020
July 31, 2020
August 1, 2020 (Kannada Language Test)
KCET Application Forms can be corrected on the official website from June 26 to June 29, 2020. Candidates must submit the edited application forms before the last date of correction. This window can be accessed once i.e. only one chance of editing the KCET Application Form will be given to the candidates. Karnataka CET 2020 Application Form can be corrected online only; no offline applications for correction of errors will be accepted.
Candidates can follow the following steps to edit Karnataka CET 2020 Application Form:
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In order to check the KCET 2020 Application Form status, the candidates have to follow these steps:
If the "Download Acknowledgement Page" link appears on the screen then it indicates that their KCET Application Form 2020 is accepted.
KCET 2020 Application Form was available at kea.kar.nic.in from March 7 to March 16, 2020 (Extended window). The online application form filling and its submission involved 5 steps as mentioned below:
Candidate’s name, mother’s name, father’s name, date of birth, gender, mobile number, and the email ID will already be mentioned in the application form. Candidates will have to enter their choices of KCET Exam Centres 2020 in this step. Applicants have to enter the following details in KCET application form 2020:
Details to be filled in the application form of KCET 2020
|Student information||Mother tongue (as per school/ college record), family’s annual income, religion, nationality, reservation category, of caste, caste category/ income certificate number, select eligibility clause code, select location to write KCET.|
|Examination details||University/ board name, school name, whether appearing for Karnataka 2nd PUC annual examination 2020 (Science)?, PUC student number or year of graduation, whether studied in area of Karnataka from class 1- 10, whether studied in Kannada medium from class 1- 10.|
|Address for communication||Address, district, pin code, whether studied class 10 in Karnataka, state in which appeared QE, district in which appeared QE, native state, whether ward of J&K migrant, reservation for claiming special category, whether eligible to claim reservation quota under agriculturist, select agriculture practical exam center|
|Details of appearing previous CET exams||Whether appeared for previous CET exam, CET number, whether obtained any seat in CET and taken admission to college. Click on ‘save and next’ button.|
|Study details||Enter following study details from class 1-12 and address of school/ college with contact number, classes studied, years of study, year of passing. Click on ‘save and next’ button.|
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In this step, applicants have to upload scanned images of their passport-sized photograph (colored), signature, thumb impression and signature of parents.
The specifications of images to be uploaded in KCET application form 2020 are given below:
|Candidate Photograph||6 kb – 39 kb||3.5cm x 4.5 cm||jpg/ jpeg|
|Candidate Signature||3 kb – 39 kb||3.5cm x 1.5 cm||jpg/ jpeg|
|Candidate Left-hand thumb impression||6 kb – 39 kb||3.5cm x 1.5 cm||jpg/ jpeg|
|Parent/Guardian Signature/Thumb Impression||3 kb – 39 kb||3.5cm x 1.5 cm||jpg/ jpeg|
After successfully submitting KCET application form 2020, applicants have to pay the required fee through e-challan to complete the application process. Candidates have to tick on ‘I agree’ and click on ‘next’ to make the fee payment. The application fee can be paid online via net banking till the last date of form submission. The following steps are involved in payment-
Note: List of banks specified by KEA for payment includes State Bank of India, Indian Bank and State Bank of Hyderabad.
After making payment, candidates must take a printout of KCET application form 2020 in A-4 size paper and affix their recent passport-sized photograph, signature, left-hand thumb impression on the provided space. Students have to obtain principal's seal and signature of the institute from which they had passed the qualifying examination. It has to be produced during verification of documents along with the copy of bank challan (KEA copy).
No part of the fee is refundable even in case of an application form rejection.
KCET application fee varies across different categories. Apart from the below-mentioned application fee, candidates had to pay an additional bank charge of INR 10. Those paying at the e-post office were charged INR 12 extra. Candidates can check KCET fee structure in the table below:
|Category of candidates||Application fee|
|Karnataka origin (Gen & OBC)||INR 500|
|Karnataka origin (ST & SC)||INR 250|
|All Female Candidates of Karnataka||INR 250|
|Outside Karnataka||INR 750|
|Outside India||INR 5000|
Ques. Are candidates from other states eligible to apply for KCET 2020?
Ans. For admission to seats in Government Colleges, candidates must fulfill one of the conditions/eligibility criteria as stipulated by KEA (Karnataka Examinations Authority) in Official Eligibility Clause issued by KEA. In general, candidates are expected to be a domicile of the state of Karnataka and completed their schooling from the same state. However, go through the full list of eligibility clauses to determine your eligibility.
Ques. What are the stages involved in submitting KCET 2020 Application Form?
Ans. There are 5 steps involved in filling KCET online form.
For a more comprehensive overview of each step click here.
Ques. What are the different modes of fee payment?
Ans. The fee payment can be done through both online and offline mode. For online mode, candidates can use their net banking details to remit the fee. For offline payments, candidates can either pay the fee via e-challan at e-postoffices or State Bank of India, Indian Bank and State Bank of Hyderabad.
Ques. Do candidates seeking admission to Medical/Architecture courses need to fill KCET Application Form?
Ans. Candidates seeking admission to Medical/Architecture courses can fill application form till March 21 or KEA is likely to re-open the portal for Medical and Architecture aspirants after the declaration of NEET and NATA 2020 results. For admission to MBBS, BDS, and AYUSH courses, candidates need to appear in NEET 2020 while for Architecture, candidates can either appear in NATA or JEE Main Paper – 2.
Ques. What are the fields I can modify during the Form Correction facility?
Ans. There is no limit on the number of fields that can be corrected during the form correction process. However, candidates are instructed to read details carefully about category reservation, Kannada, Rural, Special Category, etc. before making any changes. Also, changes to preference for exam centers will be entertained depending on the current availability.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College