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KCET 2021 Application Form

Candidates have to enter the application details through online to become eligible for admission to Professional Courses through Karnataka Examinations Authority. There is no pen and paper form. The conventional method of pen and paper filling of form is done away with from 2015. Please note the following.

  • Online application is a user friendly application.
  • First candidates have to download the blank application and in consultation with parents confirm the information / details to be entered in the downloaded application form and familiarise the same by practicing at home.
  • Candidates will be provided with all the information required for each entry during filling of online application.
  • Most of the fields will be only a selection from the readily available information; and all the fields are self explanatory with dropdown menu; the candidates have to select the suitable / appropriate items from the list.
  • The entire online application process is in two phases. In the first phase candidates will fill the details and can edit the data any number of times and also can take the draft printouts before selecting the declaration. Before commencing the second phase, candidates can edit / delete / add any information any number of times.
  • In the second phase the candidates have to select the declaration after confirming themselves that there are no changes to be incorporated or all the entries made by them in the online application are correct.
  • Once the declaration is done there is no provision to change / edit / delete / add any information to the entries already made by the candidates.
  • Candidates are informed to make sure that the entries made before declaration are correct.
  • After declaration candidates have select the specified banks from the list and download the challan for making the payment at the respective bank.
  • After completion of all the process the candidates are required to take a final print out of the online application form for further process at the time of online seat allotment.

Method / Steps for Applying / How to fill online application form

Before applying online, candidate should have scanned images of his / her latest Photograph, Signature and Left Hand Thumb Impression in JPG format only, for uploading as part of submission of online application.

Before entering the application form online, the candidates are advised to download the blank application form and take two or three photocopies of the same and practice on them in the prescribed manner.

First Phase

Step 1 : Candidates are required to select “CET 2021 UG Online Application” by browsing URL on Website www.kea.kar.nic.in.

Step 2 : Candidates have to click on “New User? Click Here to Register” on the home page of online application form. Candidates will have to provide all the required information in the candidate registration form and submit. After successful registration, candidates will receive an Application number and User-ID to their registered mobile phone number and email-id and also same will be displayed on the screen.

Step 3 : A Login Prompt will be displayed and candidates are required to enter the User ID and Password created by them and Login.

Step 4 : On successful login by the candidates “Student information” will be displayed, in which the candidates have to start entering the required information.

Step 5 : Once the candidates complete the student information entries, they will have to save the entries made.

Step 6 : The candidates will enter the all the study details and select “save and next” button.

Step 7 : After successful saving the study details, the candidates will have to upload the scanned images of Photograph, candidate signature, candidate Left Hand Thumb Impression and Parent Signature and select “save and next” button.

After completion of the above steps, the candidates have take the draft printouts, carefully verify the entries made by them and if any changes are required they can do so by login in any number of times before selecting the declaration.

Second Phase

In this phase, the candidate will select the declaration, read and understand it completely and then select “Submit” button. After submission select the bank challan, download and take a printout of the challan and make the payment in the respective bank

Step 1 : After completion of entry of all the details candidate’s will receive an application ID and Password to their registered email address and also the same information will be displayed on the screen.

Step 2 : Candidates have to upload the scanned copy of recent passport size Colour Photograph and Signature in JPG / JPEG format separately. ( Photograph Captured on the mobile phone can also be updated )

Step 3 : Candidates have to take the printout of the Challan copy which is in triplicate. Candidates of Karnataka origin have to pay an amount of Rs. 650 / – for General and OBC ( Rs.500 / – for SC / ST Category-1 ) . The candidates have to pay the requisite fee in any of the branch of specified Banks / e-Post Office. The bank / e-Post Office will retain their copy of the Challan respectively and handover the remaining two copies of the Challan to the candidates.

Step 4 : Candidates have to take the printout of the application form on A-4 Size sheet of paper. Affix candidate’s recent Passport size Photograph, signature, Left Hand Thumb Impression on the space provided. Afterwards students have to obtain Principal seal and signature from the college where they have studied 2nd PU or 12th Standard on the space provided in the printed form. The same copy should be produced during document verification along with the copy of the Challan ( KEA copy ) .


KCET 2021 Important Dates

Events Dates 2021 (Tentative)
Release of application form 4th week of January 2021
Last date to apply 1st week of March 2021
Last date to pay application fee 1st week of March 2021
Editing of application details 3rd week of March 2021
Admit card availability 2nd week of April 2021
Date of KCET 2021 exam 3rd week of April 2021
Declaration of result Last week of May 2021
Starting of counselling process 2nd week of June 2021


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Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.