Karnataka PGCET ME, MTech, MTech Lateral Entry Application Form 2022, Registration: Know How to Apply

Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 2022 ( Karnataka PGCET )

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Abhishek DhawanSenior Executive – Editorial

Updated on Jan 25, 2023 20:58 IST

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Application Form: Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) is expected to release the Karnataja PGCET application form in the second week of October. Candidates will be able to fill the online application form for PGCET 2023 on the official website (cetonline.karnataka.gov.in). Candidates with bachelor's degrees are eligible for MBA admission in Karnataka based on PGCET 2023. Karnataka PGCET registration requires the candidates to provide personal, academic, and communication details. Additionally, candidates had to upload documents followed by payment of the application fee. Read this article further for more information on Karnataka PGCET 2023 application form, including steps to register, registration fee, schedule and more.

Also Read: Karnataka PGCET 2023 Dates

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates need to meet the Karnataka PGCET eligibility conditions before they fill the application form for the same. Karnataka PGCET is conducted for MBA, MCA, M.Tech, and M.Arch. The table below mentions the eligibility criteria to fill Karnataka PGCET application form.

Karnataka PGCET Eligibility Criteria for MBA

Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree with an aggregate of 50 per cent (45 per cent for unreserved categories). In addition to the qualifying degree, candidates aspiring for a part-time MBA must have a minimum of three-year of work experience to be eligible for Karnataka PGCET 2023.

Karnataka PGCET Eligibility Criteria for MCA

Candidates aspiring for MCA course must have passed from any of the following courses with 50 per cent aggregate for UR category and 45 per cent aggregate for reserved categories

  • BCA
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Engineering or equivalent degree
  • B.Sc. with Mathematics in 10+2 or graduation level
  • B.A. with Mathematics in 10+2 or graduation level
  • B.Com with Mathematics in 10+2 or graduation level

Also Read: Karnataka PGCET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Karnataka PGCET 2022 Registration Dates

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam

DatesPast Exam Dates

20 Nov '22

Karnataka PGCET exam date for MBA and MCA

19 Nov '22

Karnataka PGCET exam date for M.E./M.Tech./M.Arch.

7 Nov '22 -

20 Nov '22

Karnataka PGCET 2022 admit card download

Prerequisites of Filling Karnataka PGCET Application Form

Candidates need to keep the following details/ things handy before proceeding to fill the Karnataka PGCET application form for a hassle-free registration process.

  • Class 10th mark sheet
  • Class 12th mark sheet
  • Scanned copy of passport-sized photograph
  • Scanned copy of signature
  • Scanned copy of left thumb impression
  • Government-approved ID proof
  • Active email ID
  • Active mobile number
  • Bank details to pay Karnataka PGCET application fee
  • Category certificates
  • Graduation degree details
  • Choice of examination city
  • A printer connected with the system to print the application confirmation page
  • Good quality internet connection
  • The online application form for Karnataka PGCET 2023 is best viewed in Internet Explorer 9 or above and the latest versions of Google Chrome & Mozilla Firefox

How to Fill Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2023?

Candidates can fill the Karnataka PGCET application form by following the steps mentioned below.

Step 1 of Karnataka PGCET Application Process: Creating User Account

  1. Visit the official site of KEA, that is kea.kar.nic.in or follow the URL - https://cetonline.karnataka.gov.in/kea/
  2. Click the link reading ‘PGCET 2023 online application’ in the ‘Flash News’ tile
  3. Click the 'New User' tab to create a user account
  4. Enter basic details including mobile number, email ID, name, gender, and other key details to complete the Karnataka PGCET registration

NOTE: Candidates receive a system-generated email and SMS containing PGCET login credentials, preserve the Karnataka PGCET login credentials for future correspondence

Step 2 of Karnataka PGCET Application Process: Fill Details

  1. Log in using the User ID and Password received after the Karnataka PGCET registration process
  2. Enter personal, academic, contact and other details in the PGCET application form
  3. Click on the 'Save and Next' button

Step 3 of Karnataka PGCET Application Process: Uploading Documents

  1. Upload scanned copies of the following documents
    1. Recent passport size coloured photograph
    2. Signature
    3. Left thumb impression
    4. Parent's signature
  2. Click on the 'Save and Next' button
  3. Read through the form of declaration carefully and click the checkbox against the ‘I Agree’ button.

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Step 4 of Karnataka PGCET Application Process: Verification and Confirmation

  1. Review all the details entered in the form
  2. Click on the ‘Edit’ button in case of any error
  3. Click on the 'Submit' button to proceed with the next step of the registration process

Step 5 of Karnataka PGCET Application Process: Application Fee Payment

Candidates can select the mode of payment and pay the Karnataka PGCET registration fee based on their category selected while filling the form

Karnataka PGCET Application Fee 2023

After filling the Karnataka PGCET application form, candidates need to pay the registration fee before the deadline. Category wise amount for the Karnataka PGCET application fee is as follows.

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Application Fee (Indicative)

Category

Application Fee (in INR)

General and OBC

650

SC/ ST/ Category - I Karnataka Candidates

500

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Application Form: Document Required

Candidates need to upload the documents while filling the Karnataka PGCET application form. The documents are to be uploaded in a prescribed format only. Documents required while filling the Karnataka PGCET application form are as follows

  1. Photograph
  2. Signature
  3. Left thumb impression

Candidates need to upload documents as per the following specifications.

Image Specifications for Karnataka PGCET 2023 Application Form

List of Documents

Specified Size

Specified Format

Photograph

5 KB to 40 KB

JPEG/JPG

Signature

5 KB to 40 KB

JPEG/JPG

Impression (Left Thumb)

5 KB to 40 KB

JPEG/JPG

Karnataka PGCET Application Portal

This is how the application login portal of Karnataka PGCET 2023 will look like.

Karnataka PGCET Application Form 2021

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Application Form Correction

After the KEA closes the Karnataka PGCET registration window, candidates are allowed to rectify/modify details in the Karnataka PGCET 2023 application form. In an instance of any error in the Karnataka PGCET application form, candidates can use the form correction window facilitated by Karnataka Examination Authority.

Karnataka PGCET Admit Card

All the candidates completing the Karnataka PGCET registration before the last date will be issued the Karnataka PGCET admit card. Candidates need to carry a hard copy of the PGCET admit card on the examination day. If the candidates cannot show the Karnataka PGCET hall ticket on the examination day, the officials will not allow them to enter the hall. The hall ticket of Karnataka PGCET 2023 will comprise details such as course name, hall ticket number, exam centre-related details, and exam day instructions.

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FAQs on Karnataka PGCET 2023 Application Form

Q: When will Karnataka PGCET 2023 application form release?

A: Karnataka PGCET registration is expected to commence in the second week of October 2023.

Q: What is the Karnataka PGCET 2023 application fee?

A: As per the previous year's examination details, candidates can expect UR categories had to pay INR 650 as the application fee. Reserved category candidates got a fee concession of INR 150. Karnataka PGCET application fee for reserved category candidates was INR 500.

Q: How can I apply for PGCET in Karnataka?

A: Candidates were allowed to complete the registration process of Karnataka PGCET 2023 by creating a user account and entering basic details, including name, mobile number, email ID, gender, etc.

Q: Do I need to send a hard copy of the Karnataka PGCET application form by post?

A: No, the Karnataka PGCET application process is facilitated in an online mode. Candidates need not send the hard copy of the Karnataka PGCET application fee via post.

Q: Is there an option to edit the Karnataka PGCET application form after submission?

A: Yes, KEA facilitates an application form correction window for the Karnataka PGCET applicants. Candidates can use the facility to edit/modify the errorful details entered in the PGCET application form. The form correction facility is available to the applicants from October 31 to November 2.

Q: What is the last date to submit the Karnataka PGCET 2023 application form?

A: KEA will close the Karnataka PGCET 2023 application form window within 10 to 15 days of the commencement date.

Q: Will the Karnataka PGCET application form be accepted offline?

A: No, Karnataka PGCET 2023 application form submission is entirely an online process. Candidates will not have any option of offline submission of the PGCET application form.

Q: Is there any window for Karnataka PGCET application form submission with a late fee?

A: No. After the KEA closes the Karnataka PGCET registration window, candidates will not be allowed to submit the form. There is no window facilitating application form submission with a late fee.

Q: I had submitted the Karnataka PGCET form but did not receive a confirmation message. What should I do?

A: While hitting the submit button, candidates must ensure they are connected to stable internet. The application confirmation message can take up to 24 hours after submission of the Karnataka PGCET application form. In case of a longer delay, candidates must call the KEA help desk or send an email seeking an update on the Karnataka PGCET application status.

Q: Can I pay the Karnataka PGCET 2023 application fee offline?

A: Yes. Similar to the previous year's trends, the Karnataka PGCET 2023 application fee was payable via RTGS/NEFT using the bank challan issued after filling the Karnataka PGCET application form.

Q: Do I need to carry the printout of the Karnataka PGCET application form to the exam centre?

A: No, the printed copy of the application confirmation page is not required. However, candidates must carry Karnataka PGCET admit card along with requisite documents to the examination centre.

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Can I attend second round after cancellation of 1st allotted college in PGCET?

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RiTiK Raushan

Contributor-Level 6

3 hours ago

Yehh you can attend.

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I got 4289 rank in PGCET, which college can I get?

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Shivam Sagar

Contributor-Level 7

a week ago

It is difficult for me to say which college you may be able to get into with a rank of 4289 in the PGCET exam, as it depends on the availability of seats and the specific programme you are interested in. However, you can check the official website of PGCET for the college and the course that acce...It is difficult for me to say which college you may be able to get into with a rank of 4289 in the PGCET exam, as it depends on the availability of seats and the specific programme you are interested in. However, you can check the official website of PGCET for the college and the course that accept this rank or you can also check the previous year's cut off for PGCET for the respective college and course.

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What's the Karnataka PGCET cut off? I want to take MCA Admission in Bangalore.

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Dinesh upadhyay

Guide-Level 15

a week ago

It is around 3200 for top 10 colleges.

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Which colleges will accept my 23590 rank in PGCET?

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Deeksha Dixit

Contributor-Level 10

a week ago

Hi, as per the previous year's closing rank of Karnataka MBA colleges, the following colleges can accept your PGCET rank of 23590:1. Canara Bank School Of Management Studies for general merit2. A J Institute Of Management of Bangalore3. Al-Ameen Institute Of Management Studies for general merit4....Hi, as per the previous year's closing rank of Karnataka MBA colleges, the following colleges can accept your PGCET rank of 23590:
1. Canara Bank School Of Management Studies for general merit
2. A J Institute Of Management of Bangalore
3. Al-Ameen Institute Of Management Studies for general merit
4. Amruta Institute of Engineering and management sciences
5. Angadi Institute Of Technology And Management
6. B V Sanghas Institute Of Management Studies
7. BTL Institute Of Technology And Management
8. Dr. Sri Shivakumara Mahaswamy College Of Engineering.

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Rajan kumar

Beginner-Level 5

2 weeks ago

BIT Bangalore - Bangalore Institute of Technology
BMSCE Bangalore - BMS College of Engineering
SIT Tumkur - Siddaganga Institute of Technology
Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi
REVA University, Bangalore
MIT Mysore - Maharaja Institute of Technology.

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Please let me know PGCET rank eligibility criteria for sjj.

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Shivam Hans

Beginner-Level 5

2 weeks ago

Dear aspirants
Below 2000 rank are eligible. Thank you.

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Jagadish Buddanola

Contributor-Level 9

2 weeks ago

Below 2000 rank is the eligibility.

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I am looking for colleges for a 3000 ranking in MBA through PGCET.

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Shivam Hans

Beginner-Level 5

2 weeks ago

Dear aspirantsI am sorry, I am not aware of any specific colleges that have a ranking of 3000 for MBA programs through PGCET. However, you can find a list of colleges offering MBA programs through PGCET by visiting the official website of the exam conducting body, such as the Karnataka EXAMINATIO...Dear aspirants
I am sorry, I am not aware of any specific colleges that have a ranking of 3000 for MBA programs through PGCET. However, you can find a list of colleges offering MBA programs through PGCET by visiting the official website of the exam conducting body, such as the Karnataka EXAMINATION AUTHORITY (KEA). You can also visit websites such as CollegeDekho and Shiksha, which provide information on MBA programs and colleges in India. Additionally, you can check the official websites of colleges you're interested in to SEE if they offer MBA programs through PGCET, and what their ranking is. Thank you.

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chetan dubey

Contributor-Level 6

2 weeks ago

I am sorry, I am not aware of any specific colleges that have a ranking of 3000 for MBA programs through PGCET. However, you can find a list of colleges offering MBA programs through PGCET by visiting the official website of the exam conducting body, such as the Karnataka EXAMINATION AUTHORITY (K...I am sorry, I am not aware of any specific colleges that have a ranking of 3000 for MBA programs through PGCET. However, you can find a list of colleges offering MBA programs through PGCET by visiting the official website of the exam conducting body, such as the Karnataka EXAMINATION AUTHORITY (KEA). You can also visit websites such as CollegeDekho and Shiksha, which provide information on MBA programs and colleges in India. Additionally, you can check the official websites of colleges you're interested in to SEE if they offer MBA programs through PGCET, and what their ranking is.

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In my PGCET score card, version code and marks are not showing. How can I see them?

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deepika maurya

Contributor-Level 10

2 weeks ago

There could be some sort of discrepancy or glitch, in that case, please contact the higher authorities via mail or call or there is also a possibility that you might be not able to make it to the rank merit list. For more detailed information, you may visit the Shiksha Karnataka PGCET exam page. ...There could be some sort of discrepancy or glitch, in that case, please contact the higher authorities via mail or call or there is also a possibility that you might be not able to make it to the rank merit list. For more detailed information, you may visit the Shiksha Karnataka PGCET exam page. (https://www.shiksha.com/mba/Karnataka-pgcet-exam). I hope this will help you.

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Can u suggest me aa government university accepting PGCET?

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Ruhi Jalgaonkar

Contributor-Level 6

3 weeks ago

Alliance University, ISBR Bangalore, ST JOSEPH'S INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT - [SJIM], BANGALORE, AIMS School of Business (AIMS Institutes), Firebird Institute of Research in Management.

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What if I entered wrong PGCET rank in documents verification?

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Deeksha Dixit

Contributor-Level 10

3 weeks ago

You can change your rank if there is an editing or correction window. Otherwise, you must contact the appropriate authorities and provide them with the necessary documentation. Either send the KEA authorizations by mail or speak with the counseling staff in person at the document verification cen...You can change your rank if there is an editing or correction window. Otherwise, you must contact the appropriate authorities and provide them with the necessary documentation. Either send the KEA authorizations by mail or speak with the counseling staff in person at the document verification center. Since your score card and application form will already contain the correct information, entering the incorrect rank won't cause much of a problem. You must contact them before the deadline for document verification.

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Nikhil chorghe

Beginner-Level 3

3 weeks ago

Yes, there might be a problem, because during verification process it is checked that all of the information you have given in your application form is correct or not. So they will scrutinized your application and all of your documents. Do participate in the counselling process and let's see what...Yes, there might be a problem, because during verification process it is checked that all of the information you have given in your application form is correct or not. So they will scrutinized your application and all of your documents. Do participate in the counselling process and let's see what's happen.

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Is score card important for admission to a college via PGCET score?

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Yadish Suvarna

Beginner-Level 5

4 weeks ago

Top 5000 rank holders in the Karnataka PGCET exam tend to secure a seat in the top 30 MBA colleges in Karnataka. Based on the previous admission sessions, PES University has been closing admissions with the lowest cutoff ranks.

146 Institutes accepting Karnataka PGCET

M.Tech. in VLSI Design and Embedded Systems
  • 5.0

    Placements

    5.0

    Infrastructure

    5.0

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    5.0

    Crowd & Campus Life

    5.0

    Value for Money

    5.0
    (1)
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  • Total Fees: ₹ 1.37 Lakh
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  • 2 years
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  • Full Time
M.Tech. in VLSI and Embedded Systems
  • 5.0

    Placements

    5.0

    Infrastructure

    5.0

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    5.0

    Crowd & Campus Life

    5.0

    Value for Money

    5.0
    (1)
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  • Total Fees: ₹ 5.00 Lakh
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  • 2 years
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  • Full Time
M.Tech. in Software Engineering
  • 4.2

    Placements

    5.0

    Infrastructure

    3.0

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.0

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.0

    Value for Money

    5.0
    (1)
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  • Total Fees: ₹ 1.37 Lakh
  • |
  • 2 years
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  • Full Time

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