Karnataka PGCET Pattern 2023: Know Marking Scheme & Exam Duration

Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 2022 ( Karnataka PGCET )

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Abhishek Dhawan

Abhishek DhawanSenior Executive – Editorial

Updated on Jan 25, 2023 20:58 IST

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Exam Pattern: Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) prescribes the Karnataka PGCET exam pattern for all courses, including MBA /PGDM. Karnataka PGCET test structure is designed separately for admission to MBA, MCA, MArch, MTech and ME programmes. As per the Karnataka PGCET MBA paper pattern, the total marks of the Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam are 100. Candidates get 120 minutes to answer all the multiple-choice questions. For every right answer, candidates will get one mark; for the wrong answers, no marks will be awarded. Scroll down to know more details about the Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam pattern:

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Exam Pattern

The table below mentions the Karnataka PGCET exam pattern:

Karnataka PGCET Pattern Elements

Karnataka PGCET Exam Details

Medium of the exam

English

Duration of the exam

120 minutes

Mode of the exam

Pen and Paper Based Test (PBT)

Types of questions

MCQ

Marking scheme

(+) 1 mark for every correct answer; no negative mark for incorrect responses

Number of sections in the question paper

Four

Number of answer options per question

Four

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Sectional Weightage

Check the sectional weightage of the Karnataka PGCET 2023 question paper in the table below:

Sections

Total Number of Questions

Total Marks

Proficiency in English Language

25

25

General Knowledge

25

25

Test of Reasoning and General Intelligence

25

25

Quantitative Analysis

25

25

Total

100

100

Karnataka PGCET 2023 Exam Pattern: Key Takeaways

  • It is compulsory to answer all the questions in the Karnataka PGCET exam
  • Candidates will not get the option to select questions in the question paper
  • To score maximum marks, it is important to answer questions with accuracy
  • No marks are awarded in case of selection of multiple answers

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FAQs on Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam pattern

Q: Who prescribes the Karnataka PGCET exam pattern?

A: The Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) prescribes the Karnataka PGCET exam pattern.

Q: What does the Karnataka PGCET pattern include?

A: Karnataka PGCET exam pattern includes the marking scheme, time, duration, total marks and section-wise distribution of the questions.

Q: Will there be a sectional time limit in Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam?

A: No there will be no sectional time limit in Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam.

Q: How many sections will be there in the Karnataka PGCET question paper?

A: There will be four sections in the Karnataka PGCET question paper. These sections include Proficiency in English Language, Test of Reasoning and General Intelligence, Quantitative Analysis and General Knowledge.

Q: What is the marking scheme of the Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam?

A: For every right answer, candidates will be awarded one mark in Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam while for the wrong answers, no marks will be deducted.

Q: Will there be descriptive questions in Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam?

A: No there will be no descriptive questions in the Karnataka PGCET exam. All the questions will be MCQs.

Q: Will there be negative marking in Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam?

A: No, there will be no negative marking in the Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam.

Q: What is the mode of the Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam?

A: Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam conducted in pen and paper-based test mode.

Q: What is the medium of the Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam?

A: The medium of the Karnataka PGCET exam is English.

Q: What is the total marks of the Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam?

A: The total mark of the Karnataka PGCET exam is 100.

Q: How many questions will be there in each section of the Karnataka PGCET exam?

A: Each section of the Karnataka PGCET 2023 exam will have 25 questions carrying one mark each.

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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.

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My PGCET marks is not showing what is the solutions for this?

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Khushi Raj

Beginner-Level 5

4 weeks ago

There could be some sort of discrepansy or glitch in that case please contact the authorities or there is also a possibility that you might not able to score.

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Master of Business Administration (MBA)
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  • |
  • 2 years
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  • Full Time
Reva University

Reva University

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Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • 4.2

    Placements

    3.4

    Infrastructure

    4.7

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.1

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.6

    Value for Money

    4.1
    (30)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 9.00 Lakh
  • |
  • 2 years
  • |
  • Full Time
PES University

PES University

Banashankari, Bangalore

Admissions 2023

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • 4.0

    Placements

    3.8

    Infrastructure

    4.2

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.2

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.1

    Value for Money

    4.0
    (37)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 14.00 Lakh
  • |
  • 2 years
  • |
  • Full Time
ABBS

ABBS

Magadi Road, Bangalore

Admissions 2023

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • 4.1

    Placements

    3.6

    Infrastructure

    4.4

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.3

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.2

    Value for Money

    3.8
    (74)
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  • Total Fees: ₹ 8.90 Lakh
  • |
  • 2 years
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  • Full Time

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