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KCET Cut off 2020 (Round 2 Out), College and Courses Wise Previous Years' Cut off

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KEA has released KCET Cutoff 2020 for Round 2 on December 16, 2020. Students can check course-wise cutoff on the official website or can download the pdfs below. Check KCET Cutoff 2020

KCET Cutoff 2020 will consist of the ranks that a candidate has to secure for getting admission. Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) releases cutoff after the end of each counselling round. Candidates must note that KCET cutoff 2020 is different for each college, course, category, and round of counselling. Check KCET 2020 Result

  • Those aspirants who secure the specified cutoff or more will be allotted into their preferred seat. The Cutoff will be announced in the form of Opening and Closing Ranks (OR, CR).
  • On the basis of merit list prepared by the authority, qualified candidates will be shortlisted for KCET Counselling 2020 and Seat allotment.
  • Candidates will be allotted seats on the basis of seats available in the participating institutes or universities.

General category students should score 50 % while SC, ST and OBC category candidates should score 40% to qualify the exam. Since the present year cutoff is not updated yet, candidates can take reference from the Previous year cutoff list. 

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Factors determining Cut Off

Factors determining KCET Cutoff 2020

Given below are the important factors that help to derive KCET Cutoff each year:

  • Difficulty level on the entrance examination.
  • Number of candidates appearing for KCET 2020
  • Seat availability in the participating institutes
  • Performance of the candidate in the exam
  • Average Marks scored by the applicant
  • Previous year cutoff 
  • Seats reserved for various categories 

KCET Cutoff 2020 Round 1

The table below shows course-wise KCET Cutoff 2020 for Round 1 KCET 2020 Counselling

Courses KCET Cutoff 2020 Round 1 KCET Cutoff 2020 Round 2
For General Category For Hyd-Kar category For General Category For Hyd-Kar category
Engineering Download Download Download Available Soon
Architecture Download Download Download Download
Agriculture Download Download Download Download
Agriculture (Practical) Download Download Download Download
B.Pharma & Pharma D Download Download Download Download
Naturecure & Yoga Science (BNYS) Download Download Download Download
Qualifying Marks

Qualifying Marks for KCET 2020

Candidates securing marks equal or above the minimum qualifying marks will be eligible for KCET Counselling 2020. The minimum qualifying marks are mentioned below in the given table:

Category Minimum Qualifying Marks
General 50%
OBC 40%
SC 40%
ST 40%
How to Check Cut Off?

How to Check KCET Cutoff 2020?

Candidates should follow the given steps to check KCET cutoff 2020:

  1. Visit the official link i.e. kea.kar.nic.in
  2. Click on that link.
  3. The cutoff for the institution, courses & category wise will be displayed on the screen in a pdf format.
  4. The cutoff for general & Hyderabad-Karnataka candidates are available separately.
Top Institutes Cut off

KCET Cutoff for Top Engineering Colleges Closing Rank

KCET 2020 Reservation Table

KCET counselling has some seats reserved under the government quota. Candidates can have a look at the reservation scheme mentioned below:

Category Seat Reservation ( in %)
Rural Candidates 15 % of Govt. seats
Kannada medium 5 % Govt. seats
Jammu & Kashmir migrants 1 seat in every college.
OBC/ ST/ SC- 1, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B Not Available
Defence Personnel of Karnataka region 10% seats in all Engg. Colleges
Sports Special Category Not available
Scouts and Guides Not available
Physically Disabled Not available
NCC Category Not available
Supernumerary Category 5 % seats in all Engg. colleges

Check Complete KCET Reservation 2020

Private Institutes Cutoff

KCET Cutoff for Top 3 Private Institutes

Below tabulated is the expected KCET cutoff for top 3 participating institutes in KCET 2020:

Name of the College Course Name Category Cutoff
RV College of Engineering, Bangalore Civil Engineering 1G 4429
1R 8101
2AG 7650
2AH 11052
2AR 9538
2BG 4583
2BK 8735
3AG 4518
3BG 4822
3BR 10918
GM 4010
GMH 4274
GMK 5815
GMR 5247
GMRH 8648
SCG 14173
SCH 14494
SCR 24700
STG 9470
Computer Science & Engineering 1G 798
1R 2672
2AG 1137
2AH 1380
2AR 2491
2ARH 13763
2BG 2299
2BR 5554
3AG 527
3BG 532
3BH 559
3BK 3916
3BR 701
GM 239
GMH 350
GMK 1555
GMR 476
SCG 8915
SCH 10299
SCR 16524
STG 2470
Electrical & Electronics Engineering 1G 3227
2AG 3714
2AK 6224
2BG 3687
2BH 4667
3AG 2012
3BG 2516
GM 651
GMR 4336
SCG 11923
SCRH 23691
STR 19269
Electronics & Communication Engineering 1G 901
1R 7490
2AG 1862
2AH 4725
2AK 1915
2AR 5423
2BG 1285
3AG 721
3BG 594
3BR 3803
GM 478
GMH 628
GMK 1765
GMR 1179
GMRH 1609
SCG 6905
SCH 8584
SCK 34297
SCR 14086
STG 6038
Mechanical Engineering 1G 3065
2AG 3268
2AH 6833
2AK 15719
2AR 3862
2BG 3083
2BR 4484
3AG 1298
3BG 1771
GM 816
GMH 1368
GMK 1920
GMR 2163
GMRH 2224
SCG 12629
SCK 26499
SCR 16370
STG 3026
MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore Civil Engineering 1G 16465
2AG 12967
2AH 16134
2AR 17562
2BG 10580
2BK 27034
2BR 44250
3AG 9078
3BR 13554
GM 8326
GMH 8493
GMK 10798
GMR 10270
GMRH 11088
SCG 18203
SCH 21493
SCR 25823
STG 12825
Computer Science Engineering 1G 3639
1K 5453
2AG 3517
2AH 4707
2AR 5368
2ARH 18071
2BG 1744
3AG 1617
3AR 4062
3BG 1721
GM 868
GMH 2472
GMK 3569
GMR 4044
SCG 7066
SCH 11534
SCR 34506
STG 7238
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 1G 6171
1H 23010
2AG 8061
2AK 12500
2BG 5273
3AG 4021
3BG 7030
GM 3245
GMKH 7244
GMR 6328
SCG 14956
STR 8987
Electronics and Communication Engineering 1G 4319
1R 10951
2AG 3819
2AR 5618
2BG 3121
2BH 4200
3AG 1638
3BG 2629
3BK 3400
3BR 5123
GM 1249
GMH 2506
GMK 2367
GMR 2945
GMRH 3129
SCG 12387
SCR 14207
STG 10082
Mechanical Engineering 1G 5464
1R 14917
2AG 8070
2AH 8312
2AK 21893
2AR 15417
2BG 5205
2BR 22294
3AG 4643
3BG 5157
3BR 8579
GM 3462
GMH 4342
GMK 8120
GMR 7458
GMRH 15824
SCG 19493
SCH 20476
SCK 27030
SCR 29572
STG 13230
BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore Civil Engineering 1G 15428
2AG 12481
2AH 15553
2AR 10858
2BG 16190
2BK 20414
2BR 19260
3AG 9500
3AH 15953
3AR 11143
3BG 8756
GM 8682
GMH 9229
GMK 15130
GMR 11445
GMRH 16879
SCG 22082
SCH 25854
SCR 22885
STG 10744
STR 39714
Computer Science Engineering 1G 1099
1R 13177
2AG 2234
2AR 3253
2BG 2555
2BH 3476
3AG 1813
3BG 900
3BR 4202
3BRH 7084
GM 809
GMH 1476
GMK 1506
GMR 2097
SCG 8794
SCR 12589
STG 5083
STK 11537
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 1G 5797
2AG 6735
2AK 12659
2AR 6974
2ARH 17749
2BG 9526
3AG 3343
3AR 6993
3BG 4126
3BR 7023
GM 2686
GMH 2920
GMK 4831
GMR 6561
SCG 22962
SCK 27524
SCR 40030
STG 7053
STH 7214
Electronics and Communication Engineering 1G 1601
1H 5290
2AG 2982
2AH 8455
2AR 6268
2BG 2764
2BR 12790
3AG 1525
3BG 1394
3BK 2576
GM 1167
GMH 1470
GMK 2552
GMR 2201
GMRH 3630
SCG 12038
SCH 23142
SCR 22238
STG 4303
Mechanical Engineering 1G 9580
1R 43091
2AG 4255
2AH 20352
2AK 22080
2AR 12475
2BG 4708
3AG 5543
3BG 5675
3BR 6479
GM 2662
GMH 5020
GMK 5037
GMR 6882
GMRH 8157
SCG 18638
SCH 14219
SCK 30798
SCR 42594
SCRH 17618
STG 8309

Counselling Procedure 2020

KCET Counselling Procedure 2020

  • To participate in the KCET Counselling 2020, candidates have to verify their original documents first.
  • After document verification, if candidates are found to be eligible, then they will be able to avail the online option entry.
  • The option entry can be done from the official website of KEA.
  • During option entry, candidates have to fill choices for branch and college by paying the counselling fee.
  • After a few days of option entry, the seat allotment result will be announced through online mode.
  • Allotment of seats will be purely based on candidate’s rank in KCET exam and choices filled by them.
  • The admission letter can be downloaded by the candidates after allotment of seats from the website.
  • The candidates can confirm their seats by reporting to the allotted institute and complete all admission formalities.

Documents Required during Counselling

The given below list of documents have to be produced by the candidates on counselling day.

  • KCET 2020 Score Card
  • Copy of filled-in KCET 2020 application form
  • KCET 2020 Admit Card
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile certificate
  • 10th and 12th class mark sheet and passing certificate
  • One ID proof
  • Study Certificate duly signed by the concerned BEO/DDPI
  • Four latest passport size photographs

Frequently Asked Questions

KCET Cutoff 2020 FAQs

Question: When will KCET cutoff 2020 be released?

Answer: KCET 2020 result has been announced on August 21, 2020. The cutoff will be released by KEA after the end of each counselling round. Candidates must note that KCET cutoff 2020 will be different for each college, course, category, and round of counselling. 

Question: Do I need to score a minimum KCET cutoff?

Answer: KCET cutoff 2020 is the minimum marks required by candidates for admission and in order to become eligible for the admission process you need to score the minimum cutoff marks. 

Question: I secured marks equal to KCET cutoff. Will I be able to get admission through KCET 2020?

Answer: Candidates with a score higher than the cutoff marks have higher chances to get admission in comparison to those who have marks equal or near to the cutoff marks. However, candidates should keep checking the list released by authorities.

Question: Is KCET cutoff common for all engineering specializations?

Answer: No, the authorities release separate cutoff marks for B.Tech specializations of the various institutes. 

Question: Who will release KCET cutoff 2020?

Answer:  The Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will release cutoff marks for KCET candidates. The cutoff will be different for each college, course, category, and round of counselling. 

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


Can I give KCET to get admission in B.Sc. Agriculture course?
aniket ranjan

Yes, You can appear for KCET entrance exam for admission in agriculture courses as KCET is state level examination conducted for admission to various engineering, science and agricultural courses across the state of Karnataka. 

girija kerimath
I secured 65365 rank in kcet can I get admission in sdm clg dharwad
swati srivastava

Hi Girija, Greetings from Collegedunia. KCET is Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET). You can certainly get admission in SDM college. For more details visit: KCET EXAM

What is the cutoff marks for KCET 2019?
aditi arun

Hello Muheshraaj,

To know the 2019 cut-off of various colleges, visit- KCET 2019 Cut-off

ambar ahirawar
What is the highest marks in KCET 2020?
manika gupta


KCET Marks vs Rank 2020 

Rank Range Marks Range (out of 180)
1 178
2 176
3 174
4 174 or 173
I got 62k rank in kcet which college I can get for engineering
swati srivastava

Hi Chetan, sorry but with your rank, it is really difficult to get a college for engineering. For details visit: KCET 2020

chethan l
Hi, i scored 1.33ranking shall I get cs through kcet
diya suresh

Hi Chethan, yes you can easily get admission in CS through KCET. For more details of KCET 2020 counselling click here.

bhavya patil
I secured 27000 ranking in kcet I want to choose cs course which colleges can I get through kcet?
manika gupta

Hi Bhavya, According to your rank, your marks will lie in between 55 – 60. For more information on the colleges under NEET, please refer to the following link, KCET Participating Colleges.

is neet required for bams in karnataka
abhishek upadhyay

Hello Shreya, Greetings from Collegedunia. The scores of NEET can be considered in colleges for BAMS in Karnataka.

What is the cutoff in KCET for the Karnataka state residents?
abhishek upadhyay

Hello Vipasha, greetings from Collegedunia. The cut-offs are segregated by the category to which the candidate belongs. For details about the reservation criteria for KCET, click here.

What is the cut off for ex defence for pharmacy
abhishek upadhyay

Hi Pulakitha, there’s a 10% reservation policy for defence personnel. Click here for the subject-wise expected cut-off for top colleges accepting KCET exam.

jyothi poonacha
Hi, Is there any possibility to add or change the caste category while uploading the documents before council ling. By mistake my son has updated the caste correctly but category he has mentioned GM. please help.
abhishek upadhyay

Hello Jyoti, since the examination has already been conducted and counseling is about to begin, no provisions are currently available to edit the submitted information by the candidates.

What is the meaning of CUT-OFF in the list of colleges
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Syed, cut-off is the minimum score to be secured by the candidate to get admission in a particular college. As per the fame and seats availability of the colleges, the cut off varies for each college.
jhargond methre
B pharmacy
shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Jhargond, candidates can check the Cut Off list for the concerned course directly on the official website from here.

rohan a m
2019 Cet cutoff Second round option entry
akhil pasanth

Hi Rohan, Please Refer to this official link to get updated with the second round of list.

shivaraj gogi
My cet ranking is75000 because which collage getting
garima bansal

Hi Shivaraj, To know which college will you get according to your rank you may check this link:- Participating colleges You can check their websites and contact them for the admissions

mukesh naik
can get seat in shaydri college KCET in 69550 and also lam ST caste
ritika sharma
Hi Mukesh, Its depend on the merit list of the college whether you will get shaydri college according to your or not.
pruthvi cm
I have completed my puc with 83.33 percent in pcm. And I wish to take aerospace engineering in Jain college, Bengalooru with a government seat. And according to key answers my KCET score of pcm is 85/180. Can I get a government seat there??
akansha expert
Hi Pruthvi, It is depend upon the college merit list which is conducted by the university for the candidate. So, Check the cutoff of college for get an idea of getting the Admission.
What is cutt off for Bidar veterinary college?
bhawna vedwal

Hello GURUPRASAD, To know to cutoff of Bidar veterinary college use this link cutoff.

dhanush jain j
please tell how i can get into government seats for B.Vsc
bhawna vedwal

Hello DHANUSH, To get admission in B.V.SC course you have to give NEET exam and have to successfully qualify the exam. To know more about the procedure of NEET click here NEET application process