KCET 2020 Result, Score Card, Cut off, Merit list and Counselling

    Himanshi Sharma Himanshi Sharma
    Exam Prep Master

    Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will release KCET Result 2020 on  the official website kea.kar.nic.in. Candidates have to login and use their Registration number/ Application number and Password/ Date of Birth to access the Result. KCET Provisional Answer Keys will be released by KEA after the exam is concluded. KCET 2020 scorecard will contain subject wise marksand the total marks secured by the candidates.

    Latest: KCET 2020 is  scheduled to be held on July 30, 2020 and July 31, 2020.

    The Authorities will not entertain the revaluation or re-totalling of the OMR sheet of the entrance exam. KEA will release the cut off which will be the basis for colleges in making an admission decision. On the basis of candidates score and rank, the examination authority will conduct the counselling and seat allotment for admission to B.Tech, Vetenirary and Agrilculture programs. Only successful candidates will be allowed to participate in KCET Counselling Process. Check Here KCET 2020 Cut off

    KCET 2020 Result Date

    EventsImportant Dates
    KCET (Mathematics/ Biology) Exam DateJuly 30, 2020
    KCET (Physics and Chemistry) Exam DateJuly 31, 2020
    Provisional Answer KeyTo be announced
    Declaration of ResultTo be announced
    Start of CounsellingTo be announced

    Steps to Check KCET Result?

    Note: The admission to MBBS/BDS programs will be done through NEET while the admission to Architecture will be through NATA

    How to Check KCET 2020 Result?

    Candidates can view their results by following the procedure given below.

      Step 1: Visit the official website of KEA i.e. kea.kar.nic.in

      Step 2: Enter your KCET 2020 Registration Number and Password/Date of Birth. 

      Step 3: Enter Captcha shown above

      Step 4: Click on “Submit” button

      Step 5: Check the result of KCET 2020 and download it for future use.

      Step 6: Take a printout of the result after downloading it.

      Step 7: Secure the printout of the result for further process.

      Note:If any discrepancy is found in the result, student should contact the authorities.

      Details Mentioned in KCET 2020 Score Card

      • Name of the Candidate
      • CET Number
      • Candidates' subject wise score
      • Candidates' total score secured in KCET 2020
      • Answer Sheet with responses by the candidates
      • Ranks of the candidates in the exam

      How is KCET Rank Calculated?

      Challenging KCET 2020 Result

      KEA gives the facility to raise objection to the results, qualifying marks, version code, NEET/NATA score, etc. A link stating ‘ Challenge KCET Result’ will be activated on the official portal. No request in terms of re-totalling of marks or revaluation will be entertained. Concern regarding Rank, Qualifying Marks and Ppaer version code will only be considered for correction. After the challenges are resolved, final results are declared. While raising an objection, candidates must not the following points given below:

      • Candidates can raise an objection within three days of the release of KCET 2020 Result.
      • The objection can be raised to the Karnataka Examination Authority Office immediately for fresh assignment of ranks, if any.
      • Candidates must submit a photocopy of the qualifying marks wither in person or through apeed post to KEA in order to publish rank.

      Reasons for not assigning rank after KCET 2020 Result declaration

      There are following reasons for not assigning candidate’s rank after the publishing of KCET 2020 Result:

      • If a candidate has marked wrong version code.
      • Change in the qualifying exam marks due to revaluation.
      • For the want of qualifying examination marks.

      How is KCET 2020 Merit/ Rank Calculated?

      • The final answer key of KCET 2020 is used during evaluation to calculate the merit order in and prepare list of KCET 2020 Result.
      • Ranks will be given to candidates as per their merit list declared by KEA.
      • Separate result sheets reflecting the engineering ranks will be published as per the date announced for it.

      Read about KCET 2020 Seat Matrix

      KCET Merit List 2020

      KCET Merit List 2020

      The merit list of the candidates will be prepared based on the marks scored by the candidates in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in KCET 2020. Ranks will be assigned only to those candidates who will be eligible as per the norms prescribed by the conducting body. 

      KCET 2020 Merit list basis is as follows – 

      DisciplineMerit list criteria
      Medical/Dental (MBBS/BDS)As per the NEET 2020 examination
      Ayurveda, Homeopathy, Unani, Naturopathy and Yoga (ISM & H)The marks obtained by the candidate in KCET 2020. The marks obtained in physics, chemistry and biology will be taken in equal proportions
      Engineering/ Technology (B.E./B.Tech)The marks obtained by the candidate in the Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in equal proportions will be used for calculations of KCET 2020 result.
      Architecture (B.Arch)As per the details prescribed in NATA 2020
      B.Sc (Architecture), B.Sc (Forestry), B.Sc (Sericulture), B.Sc (Agri./Bio Tech), B.Sc (horticulture) , B.H.Sc(Home Science), B.Tech (food technology), B.Tech (food technology), B.Tech (dairy management), B.F.Sc. (Fishery Science), B.Tech (Food science & Tech.), B.Sc. (Ag. Marketing and Co-operation) and B.Tech (Agriculture Engineering)These courses will have separate merit lists. These lists will be prepared on the basis of the subjects required by a particular score. The score in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology will be considered in equal proportions.
      Bachelor of Veterinary Science and animal husbandry (B.V. Sc. & A.H.)The marks secured in Physics, Chemistry and Biology will be considered in equal proportions while preparing the KCET 2020 merit list.
      2nd year B.PharamThe candidate has to give exams of all the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology. The marks combination will be PCB or PCM.
      Pharam- DOn the basis of the performance of the candidate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects i.e., PCM or PCB marks, the candidatenames will be placed in the merit list according to performance on the exam.

      KCET 2020 Cut off

      Topper List of KCET 2019

      Name of the CandidateProgramRank Secured
      Jeffin BijuEngineering1
      R ChinmayEngineering2
      Sai Sakekita ChekuriEngineering3
      Keerthana M ArunBSc Agriculture1
      Bhuvan VBBSc Agriculture2
      Srikantha MLBSc Agriculture3
      P Mahesh AnandVeterinary Sciences1
      Udit MohanVeterinary Sciences2
      BVSN SairamVeterinary Sciences3

      KCET 2020 Cut off

      • Cut off of KCET 2020 is the closing rank at which admission to a particular B.Tech program, at a particular institute, is closed.
      • KCET cut off 2020 will be different depending on the categories of candidates.
      • Only those candidates, who secure ranks either equal to or above the Cut off of KCET 2020 will be considered for admission.

      KCET 2020 Cut off for Top Engineering Colleges

      University Visveswariah College of Engineering, Bangalore1934356525848721611674
      S K S J T Institute of Engineering, Bangalore241401711219509
      B M S College of Engineering, Basavanagudi, Bangalore8193160151432304
      Dr. Ambedkar Institute Of Technology, Bangalore2404710372140232283719764
      R.V.College of Engineering, Bangalore3354573798622582
      M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore101753042243259493639
      Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore17578539667991559811208
      Bangalore Institute of Technology, Bangalore1649355555797881110846
      P E S Institute of Technology, Bangalore88662387282732274187
      Sir M.Visveswaraya Institute of Technology, Bangalore19758623043191907817092

      Check KCET Cut Offs

      Counselling Procedure in KCET

      KCET 2020 Counselling Procedure

      • KCET Counselling will start tentatively from June 6, 2020 onwards. 
      • Candidates’ documents will be verified at the time of counselling in the prescribed counselling centre. So, candidates have to report personally in the counselling.
      • The allotment of seats will take place as per the marks scored in the entrance examination, seat availability & filled choices.
      • Candidate can participate in other counselling rounds if they cannot satisfy with the KCET Seat Allotment.

      Read About KCET Counselling

      Documents required at the time of counselling:

      • 10th & 12th Marksheet & Passing Certificate
      • KCET 2020 Admit Card
      • Score Card released with the Results
      • Two latest passport size photographs
      • Caste certificate (if applicable)
      • Printcopy of the filled Application Form

      Frequently Asked Questions

      KCET 2020 Result FAQs

      Ques: What all details will I need to feed in order to KCET Results?

      Ans. Candidates will require the login credentials received at the time of registration for KCET to access the results.

      Ques: Will the exam conducting authority display the answer key?

      Ans. Yes, the answer key and the response sheets will be displayed at the time of result declaration along with candidate’s scores and other details related to the examination.

      Ques: What will be the marking scheme followed for KCET?

      Ans. For each of the 180 questions, 60 from each of the three sections- Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, candidates will be awarded 1 mark for every correct answer. Also, there is no negative marking for the incorrect responses.

      Ques: What is the procedure to be followed after result declaration?

      Ans. After the declaration of result by the exam conducting authority, candidates will have to appear for centralized counselling. All the candidates who qualify the written test will be able to apply for the counselling session.

      Ques: Which institutes will accept KCET scores?

      Ans. All the participating institutes during the counselling as well as other state-funded and private institutes of Karnataka accept KCET scores for admissions to the first year of the program.

      Ques: What are the details displayed in the results?

      Ans. Candidates will have access to following details at the time of result declaration:

      • Subject wise scores
      • Overall scores
      • KCET Rank
      • Response Sheets

      Ques: Can I procure hardcopy of the scorecard?

      Ans. No, scores will be displayed online only.

      Ques: Is the result declaration website compatible with all the web browsers?

      Ans. The result will be displayed only in following browsers:

      • Latest version of Chrome
      • Internet Explorer 9 and above
      • Mozilla Firefox

      Ques: What are the documents required for counselling?

      Ans. Candidates will require following documents for counselling:

      • Admit Card of KCET
      • Class 10th Mark sheet and passing certificate
      • Class 12th Mark sheet and passing certificate
      • Category certificate (if applicable)
      • Income certificate issued by Subdivision Officer (if applicable)
      • PwD certificate (if applicable)
      • Passport size photograph
      • Domicile Certificate

      Ques: Is there any provision for rechecking of the response sheets?

      Ans. No, there are only certain issues in the result which can be challenged. They must submit objections within three days of result declaration.

      Ques: If I am not satisfied with the results displayed, can I apply for re-evaluation?

      Ans. Candidates can raise challenges only in following cases:

      • Version code of KCET Question paper incorrectly marked
      • Qualifying Examination marks incorrect/ missing
      • KCET Result not displayed

      Ques: I have completed the qualifying exam from outside Karnataka and appeared for KCET. But my name is not displayed in the merit list. What should I do?

      Ans. Candidates from CBSE/ ICSE/ Repeaters and Outside Karnataka will have to submit the qualifying examination marks in order to find their names in the merit list. The link to submit the qualifying marks will be available at the portal itself.

      *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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      1 Comment
      Mahesh k s

      I got Vivekananda clg in Bangalore. i want to hold this college because i am going to second round can u help me by giving tips that how i can hold this alloted college

      02 Jul, 2019 10:40
      Akhil Pasanth

      Hi Mahesh, Colleges does not hold any seats for any criteria.

      02 Jul, 2019 14:26

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