Karnataka CET 2019

KCET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

KEA has set the eligibility criteria for the candidates to get admission in various colleges in Karnataka. Only citizens of India will be allowed to apply for KCET 2019.candidates of Karnataka or candidates who have done their studies in Karnataka will have separate Reservation for KCET. Candidates who will appear for qualifying exam can also apply for this exam. 17 years of age is the minimum age to apply for KCET. There is no maximum age limit to appear for this exam. It is important for the candidates to check the eligibility criteria who are willing to apply for this exam. Following are the eligibility criteria required for the candidates to apply for KCET 2019:

Name of the Course Qualification Aggregate %
MBBS/BD/ AYUSH The candidates must have passed the second year Pre-University or 12th standard or its equivalent exam with Physics, chemistry, and Biology as their optional subjects and English as one of the languages of study The candidates must have  an aggregate mark of 50%  in General Category and 40% marks for SC/ST,  CAT-1, OBC (2A, 2B, 3A, 3B) category candidates.
B.Arch The candidates must have passed 2nd PUC/12th class/Equivalent Exam with Mathematics as one of their optional subjects The candidates must have an aggregate of 50% marks in General category and 45% marks for SC/ST, CAT-1, and OBC (2A, 2B, 3A, 3B) category candidates.
B.E/ B.Tech The candidates should have passed in 2nd PUC/12th std/ Equivalent exam with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry/ Bio-Technology/Biology/Electronics/Computer Science as their optional subjects with English as one of their languages of study The candidates must have an aggregate of 45% marks in Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry/Bio Technology/Biology/ Electronics/Computer and 40% aggregate marks in SC/ST, CAT-1, and OBC (2A, 2B, 3A, 3B) category.
Farm Science Courses The candidates must have passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std/Equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry,
Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal  Husbandry Course C The candidates should have passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and English subjects The candidates should have an aggregate mark of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English. Also 40% of aggregate marks for SC/ST, CAT-1, OBC (2A, 2B, 3A, 3B) category.
B-Pharma The candidates must have passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics or must have passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India The candidates should have an aggregate of 45% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology subjects and 40% aggregate marks for SC/ST, CAT-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates in the qualifying examination or they must have an aggregate of 45% marks in Diploma examination and 40% for SC, ST, CAT-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates.
2nd Year B. Pharma The candidates must have passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Exam from an approved institution by the Pharmacy Council of India The candidates must have an aggregate of 45% marks in Diploma Exam and 40% for SC, ST, CAT-1, and 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates.
Pharma-D The candidates must have passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std with Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or must have passed in Diploma in Pharmacy Examination from an approved institution by the PCA.

The following is the list of the candidates who are not eligible for KCET 2019:

  • The candidates who got passed in the qualifying exam in other universities that are not listed under KEA.
  • Also, the candidates who passed in the Karnataka State Open University also will not be eligible to appear for KCET 2019.
  • And the candidates who will appear for the qualifying exam in 2019 and whose result is awaited can apply but if they do not pass the qualifying exam with a mentioned pass percentage of marks cannot be granted permission for the exam.