KEAM 2019

KEAM 2019

The Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations was established in 1983 as a separate set up for the conduct of Entrance Examinations for admission to Professional Courses in the State. The Higher Education Department in the Secretariat is functioning as the administrative department of the Commisionerate of Entrance Examinations. The Commissionerate has been conducting thirteen Entrance Examinations, both for Undergraduate and Post Graduate Professional Courses. And of these examinations conducted in a time bound manner and catering to the needs of the aspirants of Professional Courses, the Kerala Engineering Agricultural Medical Entrance Examinations (KEAM) is the major one in which near about one lakh seventy thousand candidates participate every year.

KEAM, is an entrance examination series for admissions to various professional degree courses in the state of Kerala, India. Kerala Govt recently started a programme for KEAM Coaching named as PEECS.

In addition to the conduct of Entrance Examinations, the Commissionerate is making allotments to 5 Courses, KEAM, LLB 3 Year, LLB 5 Year, LLM and P G Medical Courses. The allotments to rest of the courses are made by the authorities concerned. The Centralized Allotment Process (CAP) followed in the admission to Medical Engineering and Agricultural Courses is an Online procedure opened up to the candidate through a candidate friendly procedure of option exercise, subsequent allotment and fee remittance at the designated Bank.

KEAM 2019 Important Dates

Kerala Engineering, Architecture and Medical Entrance Exam (KEAM) is conducted by Commissioner for Entrance Exams (CEE). Calendar of events for KEAM 2019 include Online Application form release, Exam date, Admit card release, Result announcement, Counselling and Seat allotment schedule.

Important dates


Events of KEAM 2019 DATES(tenttative)
Online KEAM 2019 Application Form availability 01/02/2019
Last day for Submitting for KEAM 2019 Application Form 09/03/2019
KEAM 2019 Admit Card 10/04/2019
KEAM 2019 Exam Date (Announced)

Paper I – 02/05/2019
Timings: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Paper II – 03/05/2019
Timings: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
KEAM 2019 Result 25/05/2019
KEAM 2019 Counselling 20/06/2019

To know more please visit KEAM 2019 Important Dates

KEAM 2019 Eligibility Criteria

KEAM follows a standard eligibility criteria which must be fulfilled by the candidates in order to take up the exam. The Eligibility criteria for KEAM include – Nativity, Nationality, Qualifying marks, Qualifying exam and Age.

Standard Eligibility criteria for KEAM 2019

Nativity: Indian citizens only are eligible and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)/Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) will also be treated equal with Indian citizens for the limited purpose of admission but they are ineligible for any kind of reservation.

Candidates seeking admission to Professional courses are categorised as

  1. Keralite
  2. Non-Keralite Category I (NK I)
  3. Non-Keralite Category II (NK II).

For complete details Please check KEAM 2019 Eligibility Criteria

KEAM 2019 Application Form

The application form of KEAM 2019 will be released in the month of February 2019 by Commissioner of Entrance Exam (CEE), Kerala.

Steps to fill Application form in brief

  • Registration
  • Uploading Images
  • Fill Application
  • Pay Application Fee
  • Print Application

For more information, visit KEAM 2019 Application Form

KEAM 2019 Time Table

KEAM 2019 exam will be held on 23rd and 24th April 2019. Exam will be conducted for Engineering and B.Pharm aspirants

KEAM 2019 Time table for Engineering course (tentative)

Date Paper Subject Timings Duration
02/05/2019 Paper 1 Physics & Chemistry 10:00 am to 12:30 pm 2 hours & 30 minutes
03/05/2019 Paper 2 Mathematics 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM 2 hours & 30 minutes

KEAM 2019 Time table for B.Pharm course (tentative)

Date Paper Subject Timings Duration
02/05/2019 Paper Physics & Chemistry 10:00 AM to 12.30 PM 2 hours & 30 minutes

To know more please visit KEAM 2019 Time Table

KEAM 2019 Admit Card

The Admit Card for KEAM 2019 will be available in online mode from April 10th onwards. Candidates can visit the official website and enter Application number and Password to download the admit card.

Steps to download admit card

  • Go to the Official website of KEAM 2019.
  • Go to login page.
  • Enter your Application Number and Password of KEAM 2019.
  • Now, click on the link to download the admit card.
  • Enter Application number and Date of Birth provided in the application form in order to download the admit card.
  • And then take a printout of the admit card.

For complete details Please check KEAM 2019 Admit Card

KEAM 2019 Exam Pattern

Exam pattern for KEAM 2019 include Negative marking, number of question, mode of exam, total marks and type of questions. KEAM exam consists of Paper I and Paper II. Exam will be conducted in Offline mode for 2 days i.e., 23rd and 24th April 2019.

KEAM 2019 Questions and Marks Distribution

Subject Number of questions Total marks
Paper I Physics & Chemistry 120 480
Paper II Mathematics 120 480

KEAM 2019 Marking Scheme

Status Marks
Correct answer +4
Wrong answer -1
Unattempted question No Marks
More than one answer -1

For more information, visit KEAM 2019 Exam Pattern

KEAM 2019 Syllabus

Every candidate aspiring to crack KEAM 2019 are advised to be thorough with the syllabus for an effective preparation for the exam. Syllabus for KEAM include 3 main subjects – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. By knowing the syllabus, a candidate can focus only on those very important topics and keep the rest for later. Given below is a compilation of the chapters under each subjects namely Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics.

Syllabus of KEAM 2019- Physics:

  • Introduction and measurement
  • Description of motion in one dimension
  • Description of motion in two & three dimension
  • Laws of motion
  • Work, energy, and power
  • The motion of system of particles & rigid body rotation
  • Gravitation
  • Mechanics of solids and fluids
  • Heat and thermodynamics
  • Oscillations and waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Current electricity
  • Magnetic effect of current and magnetism
  • Electromagnetics induction and alternating current
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Optics
  • Dual nature of matter and radiation
  • Atomic nucleus
  • Solids and semiconductor devices
  • Principles of communication

For complete details Please check KEAM 2019 Syllabus

KEAM 2019 Answer Key

KEAM 2019 Answer Key will consist of correct answers to all the questions that appeared in the exam. The Answer Key will be released in online mode in the official website of KEAM Kerala 2019. Answer keys for KEAM will be released in the 4th Week of April 2019.

How to download KEAM 2019 Answer Key?

  • Visit the official website of KEAM 2019 i.e.cee-kerala.org
  • Click on the link to download KEAM answer key
  • Download the answer key of KEAM 2019 by referring the code of your paper 1 and 2.
  • Verify and compare your answer with KEAM answer key 2019.
  • Compare as well as compute your probable score.

To know more please visit KEAM 2019 Answer Keys

KEAM 2019 Exam centre

KEAM Exam centres for KEAM 2019 has been allocated to 18 cities which includes Mumbai and Delhi exam centres too. Even Dubai has an exam centre reserved for KEAM exam. Candidates can choose their preferred exam centre while filling the Application form. Refer the complete list of Exam centres for KEAM here.

For complete details Please check KEAM 2019 Exam centre

KEAM 2019 Results

KEAM Result for the year 2019 will be released on 25th May 2019 tentatively. Candiates can check their respective results on the official website. The result will include the marks scored by candidates in the exam. A Merit list will be made considering the marks scored by candidates in KEAM and Qualifying exam (Class XII).

Steps to check KEAM 2019 Results

  1. Login into the official KEAM web portal www.cee-kerala.org
  2. Click on “KEAM 2019” candidate portal.
  3. Enter Application number and Password
  4. Click on the Submit
  5. The result will be displayed on the screen.
  6. Download and take a print out of the same.

For more information, visit KEAM 2019 Results

KEAM 2019 Cut off

KEAM Cut off 2019 is nothing but the minimum marks that has to be scored by the candidates in order to participate in the counselling process as well as the subsequent admission process. Cut off marks for general category is 50% and 40% for SEBC/ SC/ ST category.

Factors influencing KEAM Cutoff

  • Availability of seats.
  • Number of qualified candidates for the exam.
  • Average marks secured by candidates.

For complete details Please check KEAM 2019 Cutoff

KEAM 2019 Participating Institutions/Colleges

The colleges/institutes participating in KEAM Counselling consider KEAM score for admission. KEAM participating institutes include Government Sponsored Self Financing Colleges, Government colleges, and Private Self Financing Colleges located in the state. Refer here for the complete list of Participating colleges.

To know more please visit KEAM 2019 Participating Institutions/Colleges

KEAM 2019 Counselling

KEAM Counselling 2019 will commence on 20th June 2019, after the declaration of results and cutoff. All the eligible candidates can participate in the counselling process.

Counselling procedure in brief

  • Registration
  • Selection of desired course and colleges
  • Review and Print Out

For more information, visit KEAM 2019 Counselling

KEAM 2019 Reservation criteria

CEE follows reservation policy based on Kerala Government guidelines and policies according to which there are certain reservation categories and candidates can claim reservation if they belong to such categories. And to claim such reservation applicants must submit proper documents and certificates in prescribed format without fail.

Reservation Categories in KEAM 2019

SI No Category Reservation
1 Reservation for Nominees Not available
2 Reservation for person with Disability 3%
3 Mandatory Reservation Not available
4 Special Reservation Not available
5 Reservation of Courses Not available

To know more please visit KEAM 2019 Reservation criteria

KEAM 2019 Seat Allotment

Once counselling process has been completed Seat allotment for KEAM 2019 will commence. The entire process of Seat Allotment for KEAM 2019 will be conducted through Centralized Allotment Process (CAP).

Seat Allotment Procedure in brief

  • Trial Allotment
  • First Round of seat allotment
  • Second Round of seat allotment

For more information, visit KEAM 2019 Seat allotment

KEAM 2019 Helpline and Contact details

CEE, Kerala has started helpline and citizen centre to help KEAM applicants with their queries. If the candidates face issues while filling the application form, admit card download or have queries with respect to verification process during counselling they can contact the helpline numbers and find assistance there.

CEE Kerala Help Line Numbers
  1. 0471-2339101
  2. 0471-2339102
  3. 0471-2339103
  4. 0471-2339104

For complete details Please check KEAM 2019 Helpline and Contact details


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