KCET 2020 Exam Dates Announced by KEA

KCET 2020 Exam Dates Announced by KEA

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Mandeep Kumar
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New Delhi, Updated on Jan 15, 2020 10:21 IST

KCET exam dates for 2020 session has been announced. Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) has scheduled the examination on April 22, 23, & 24 in two shifts. Check the official notice, shifts allocated for a subject, etc. on this page.

Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) has announced KCET 2020 exam dates. KEA will be conducting the common entrance examination for admission to the Engineering, Technology, Farm Science, and Yoga & Naturopathy courses for the year 2020. Candidates who are interested in admission can apply only if they are fulfilling the eligibility criteria. KCET is a pen and paper-based test and there is no negative marking for incorrect answers.

Candidates seeking admission to Medical/Dental/AYUSH courses have to appear in the NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test), which is conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). For admission to the Architecture programme, a candidate has to appear in NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) conducted by Council of Architecture or JEE Main Paper 2. Check the official notice, exam pattern, shift of KCET exam below.

KCET Exam Dates 2020

Date Shift
April 22

10:30 AM to 11:50 AM (Biology)

2:30 PM to 3:50 PM (Mathematics)

April 23

10:30 AM to 11:50 AM (Physics)

2:30 PM to 3:50 PM (Chemistry)

April 24  11:30 AM to 12:30 PM (Kannada language test)

The dates of KCET 2020 exam are April 22, April 23, and April 24. On April 22, 2020, the exam of Biology and Mathematics will be conducted from 10:30 AM to 11:50 AM and 2:30 PM to 3:50 PM respectively. On April 23, 2020, Physics exam is scheduled from 10:30 AM to 11:50 AM and Chemistry is scheduled from 2:30 PM to 3:50 PM. Candidates of Horanadu and Gadinadu will appear in Kannada Language Test on April 24 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM. The Kannada Language Test will be conducted in Bangalore only.

KCET Exam Pattern

In the KCET question papers sixty questions will be asked from Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics each. To solve the questions of each section, candidates will get eighty minutes and for each correct answer, one mark will be awarded.







60 marks

80 minutes



60 marks

80 minutes



60 marks

80 minutes

Kannada Language Test


50 marks

60 minutes

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Mandeep Kumar
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