KCET Important Dates 2019

KCET Important Dates 2019

Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET), a State level examination conducted by the State of Karnataka to provide admissions to UG level courses in the state. KEA released official notification for KCET examination for the current year 2019. KCET will be conducted from 23rd to 25th April 2019. Candidates are advised to keep a track of the important dates so as to not miss out on an important event. Important events for KCET 2019 include Application registration date (starts on 1st Feb 2019), release of Admit card, exam dates, result date, counselling, etc. KEA organizes exam every year and the calendar of events for KCET 2019 is as follows:

KCET Exam Date Revised

Due to Lokasabha Elections 2019 by Election Commission of India on 10/03/2019, Government of Karnataka has directed KEA to conduct the CET-2019 on 29/04/2019 and 30/04/2019 and the Kannada Language test on 01/05/2019 for the year 2019 as per the following revised time table.

Events Dates (tentative)
Start date to fill the registration form online 01/02/2019
Last date to submit application form Link reopened for submission from 05/03/2019 to 20/03/2019
Last date for application fee payment in the bank/e-post office 06/03/2019 (during banking hours) extended till 21/03/2019
Application form correction (only for paid candidates) From 21/03/2019 (after 5:30 PM) to 25/03/2019 (up to 05:30 PM)
Admit Card download 16/04/2019 (from 11:00 AM)
KCET 2019 Examination for Mathematics and Biology 29/04/2019
10:30 AM – 11:50 AM and 02:30 PM – 03:50 PM
KCET 2019 Examination for Physics and Chemistry 30/04/2019
10:30 AM – 11:50 AM and 02:30 PM – 03:50 PM
KCET Kannada Language test (ONLY for Horanadu & Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates) 01/05/2019
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Verification of Documents for Agriculturist quota at the respective Practical Test Centres (from 9:00 AMto 3:30 PM) 13/05/2019 to 15/05/2019 (Except General Holidays)
9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Date of Practical Examination for UG course applicants for Agriculture / Horticulture / Veterinary Universities under “Agriculturist Quota” (From 9:00 AM onwards) 18/05/2019
9:00 AM onwards
 Result Date 25/05/2019
Release of Provisional Answer Key 01/05/2019
  1. KCET 2019 is an Offline (pen and paper) exam conducted for admissions to Engineering, AYUSH, Farm Science, B.Pharm courses.
  2. KCET for Medical course has been discontinued as NEET has taken over all the medical exams in India.

Schedule for submission of Special Category Certificates

Name Of The Special Category Date For Submission Timings
CAPF / CRPF / CISF / BSF / ITBP 03/05/2019 10:30 AM to 05:30 PM
Ex-Defence, Ex-CAPF 04.05.2019
Defence 06/05/2019 and 08/05/2019
N.C.C. 09/05/2019 and 10/05/2019
Sports / Anglo-Indian 10/05/2019 and 11/05/2019
Scouts and Guides 11/05/2019
  1. Final print out of the online application form should be submitted along with the special category certificates.
  2. The candidates claiming eligibility under NCC and SPORTS should also produce the study certificate issued by the head of the educational institution for having studied and passed qualifying examination in the State of Karnataka, when they come for submission of documents.
  3. Candidates claiming the benefit under various Special categories should produce the relevant original Special category certificates along with TWO sets of photocopies COMPULSORILY as per the above schedule, to KEA IN PERSON ONLY DURING OFFICE HOURS. They should also produce three photocopies of their 'CET 2019' Admission Ticket. Candidates should not send their original special category documents / certificates through Post OR any other private arrangement.

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