KCET-2015: Eligibility Criteria
Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET)-2015, eligibility criteria has been published. Click here to view the eligibility criteria for KCET-2015.
A candidate who has passed the qualifying exam with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Biology/Electronics/Computer Science as optional subjects with English as one of the languages of study and obtained an aggregate minimum of 45% marks in the optional subjects in the qualifying exam is eligible for Engineering / Technology courses. 40% of marks in qualifying exam in case of SC, ST, Category-I and OBC (2A, 2B, 3A and 3B) Category candidates. Provided that, the marks obtained by the candidate in Bio-Technology/Biology/Electronics/Computer Science in the qualifying exam, will be considered in place of Chemistry, in case the marks obtained in Chemistry is less for required aggregate percentage, only for the purpose of determination of eligibility and not for the purpose of determination of rank, in respect of Engineering/Technology courses. Based on the performance of the candidates in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects in both Common Entrance Test and the Qualifying Examination by taking the marks in equal proportions, the Engineering rank list will be prepared and published.
For candidates applying for B. Tech.:
- Passed in 2nd PUC/12th Std/Equivalent Exam with English as one of the Languages and obtained a Minimum of 45% of Marks in aggregate in Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry/Bio-Technology/Biology/Electronics/Computer. (40% for SC, ST, Cat-1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B category candidates)
- No Minimum Marks prescribed in CET
- Merit/Rank in CET will be decided by taking marks in equal proportions in qualifying exam and CET in PCM subjects.