Karnataka CET 2019

KCET 2019 Registration

Karnataka Examination Authority will release the application form in the 1st week of February in online mode. The candidates will also need to pay the application fee along with the application form of KCET 2019. The procedure for filling the application form will include registration, personal details, academic details, uploading photo and signature, payment of fees, etc. It is important for the candidates to check the eligibility criteria before filling the application form. If the candidates commit any mistake in filling the application form for KCET 2019, the candidates need not to panic as KEA will provide correction facility in the last week of March so that the candidates can rectify their errors. It is mandatory for the candidates to qualify in the 12th standard examination in order to appear for KCET exam. The candidates should fill the application form on or before the last date for filling the application.

Instructions to be kept in mind before filling the KCET 2019 registration form:

  • The candidates should apply online as there is no paper and pen mode i.e. offline mode for filling the form is available.
  • The candidates should visit the official website kea.kar.nic.in in order to fill the application form.
  • Almost all the details required to be entered in the application form will be readily available information.
  • There are 2 phases for filling the application form which will include the steps for entering the details and also editing the declaration of all the details which entered are correct and no further changes will be allowed.
  • While filling the application form, the candidates should not attach any documents or any certificates to KEA in support of any claim for the candidates but the candidates should mention their claim for their eligible reservation.

Application dates for KCET 2019:

Events Dates
Application form for KCET will be available from February 1, 2019
Last date for submission March 22, 2019
Last date to pay the Application Fee March 22, 2019
Correction or editing of KCET 2019 Application form March 27-31, 2019
Admit card availability April 06, 2019
Exam date April 18 & 19, 2019
Kannada Language exam date (only for Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates) April 20, 2019

2019 KCET Application Form- Phase I:

The candidates can edit their details in the first phase of application form any number of times. This phase involves the following steps:

Step 1: Registration for KCET 2019

  • Whether the candidate is a citizen of India? (Only Indian citizens will be allowed to apply for KCET 2019).
  • Whether the candidate has appeared for 2nd PUC Science annual examination 2019?
  • If the candidate has appeared for the PUC exam, then he/she should provide the 13 digit student number assigned by PUC
  • Provide the following details in KCET 2019 application form: candidate’s name, father’s name, mother’s name, gender, date of birth, mobile number, e-mail ID, user- ID, password, security code, etc.
  • Put a tick mark on ‘’I have downloaded the information booklet and I have read the instructions carefully’’.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • The registration number and the user ID will be displayed on the screen and also will be sent to the registered mobile number and e-mail ID.
  • Enter the user ID, security code and click on ‘’login button on the login page’’.

Step-2: Filling the online KCET 2019 application form

  • The candidate should provide their choices of exam centers for KCET 2019 in this step. Following details should be filled by the candidates:
Particulars Requirements
Candidate information Mother tongue (as per school/college records), an annual income of the family, nationality, religion, reservation category, certificate number, select eligibility clause code, select location for writing KCET.
Details of exam Board / University name, whether the candidate is appearing for 2nd PUC science annual examination, PUC registration number or year of graduation, whether studied in Karnataka area from 1-10 standard, whether studied in Kannada medium from 1-10 standard.
Communication address Communication address, district, pin code, whether studied 10th standard in Karnataka state in which appeared for qualifying examination and its district, native state, whether ward of J&K migrant, whether eligible for claim under agriculturist reservation quota and select agriculture practical exam center.
Details of previous CET exams Whether the candidate has appeared for previous CET exam, registration number, whether got a seat in CET and taken admission in any college. Enter ‘ save and next’ button
Details of education Provide the following details from 1-12 standard, school/college address, the class studied, and year of passing. Click ‘save and next’ button.

Step 3:  documents needed for KCET Application form 2019:

Here, the candidates should upload their scanned colored passport size photograph, signature, thumb impression and signature of their parents. Following are their specifications:

Scanned copies Size Dimension Format
Photograph 6-39 kb 3.5*4.5 cm jpg/jpeg
Signature 6-39 kb 3.5*1.5 cm jpg/jpeg
Thumb impression 6-39 kb 3.5*1.5 cm jpg/jpeg

After finishing the above steps, the candidates should verify the provided details carefully because no changes will be allowed further.

2019 KCET Application form Phase II:

In this phase, as the details have been provided previously the registration ID and Password will be received through e-mail and SMS. Following are the steps in phase II:

Step 4: application fee payment for KCET 2019

After completing the application form and submitting it, the candidates should pay the application fees through e-challan. The offline fee payment can be done through the e-post office or bank challan. Following process is involved in fee payment.

  • Download and take a print out of the e-challan copy for making the payment.
  • Candidate’s name, CET number, college/course details, payment details and bank account number.
  • Make payment at the specified banks
  • After the payment, the bank will retain the copy and will hand over the remaining copies to the candidate

Fees structure:

The application fees vary for different categories excluding the below-mentioned fees, the candidates should pay additional bank charge of Rs.10

Category Fee in Rs
Karnataka origin(general & OBC) 650
Karnataka origin (ST & SC) 500
outside Karnataka 750

After the payment, the candidates should take a print copy of the application in an A-4 size paper and affix their photograph, signature and their left thumb impression on the given space. Candidates must get

the signature of their principal from the institute in which they have passed their qualifying exam. This has to be produced during document verification along with the bank challan. None of the paid fees will be refunded even if the application form gets rejected.