Karnataka PGCET

Exam Date

To Be Announced

Application Date

To Be Announced

Result Date

Exam Description


Karnataka PGCET (Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test)


Karnataka Examinations Authority conducts Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test. It is a state-level entrance exam for admission to various courses like MBA, MCA, M.E, M. Tech, M.Arch of Karnataka state.


Entrance Exam Highlights


Exam Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test
Organized by Karnataka Examinations Authority
Category State Level Exam
Frequency Once a year
Official Website kea.kar.nic.in
Mode of Registration Online
Exam Mode Offline
Total Questions 100 Questions
Negative marking no
Languages English
No. of Participating Colleges 296
Score Validity One year


Important Dates for Karnataka PGCET 2021:


Events Dates
Karnataka PGCET Registration 2021 begins To Be Announced
Last day to complete the PGCET Karnataka Application Form 2021 To Be Announced
Karnataka PGCET Question Admit Card To Be Announced
Date of the Karnataka PGCET 2021 Exam To Be Announced
Karnataka PGCET Result Declaration To Be Announced
Karnataka PGCET Counselling 2021 To Be Announced


PGCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria


  • Candidate must have passed a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent from any recognized institute with minimum of 50% aggregate marks in all the years are eligible to apply for Karnataka PGCET 2021


PGCET Application Process


  • Step 1 - Open the official website of Karnataka PGCET
  • Step 2- Register for PGCET
  • Step 3 - Fill the registration form
  • Step 4 - Upload the necessary documents
  • Step 5 - Pay fees for the application form
Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General, OBC - Online, Offline Female, Male, Transgender Not Announced
ST, SC - Online, Offline Female, Male, Transgender Not Announced
  • Step 6 - Print the PGCET Application Form


Karnataka PGCET M.B.A Exam Pattern


Section Name Questions Marks Exam mode
Section A- Proficiency in English Language 25 25 Paper- Pencil mode (OMR Sheet)
Section B- Test of General Knowledge 25 25
Section C- The Reasoning and General Intelligence Test 25 25
Section D- Quantitative Analysis 25 25
Total 100 100


PGCET 2021 Exam Centers


State City
Karnataka Bagalkot


Documents Required at Exam

  • Driving
  • Admit card
  • College id card
  • Bus pass
  • Driving license
  • Passport
  • Aadhaar card
  • Pan card
  • Voter id


Documents Required at Counselling


  • Print out of filled Karnataka PGCET application form
  • Candidate's copy of fee challan
  • Admit card
  • Class 10 marksheet
  • Class 12 marksheet
  • Marksheet of qualifying degree for all years/semesters
  • Degree certificate/ provisional degree certificate
  • Certificate of Research signed by BEO (for Karnataka candidates)
  • GATE score card (if applicable)
  • Caste Income Certificate/Caste Certificate/Income Certificate received from the responsible tahsildar for Karnataka applicants only (If Applicable)
  • Parent's certificate of residence/study certificate/home city certificate/employment certificate/cumulative record/mark sheet, etc. For applicants claiming eligibility for government seats based on the parent's home/study/employment (if applicable)
  • For those applicants who are claiming Hyderabad-Karnataka region reservation seats, then a certificate required by the concerned assistance commissioner(if applicable)
  • Sponsorship certificate (if applicable)