• Mentioned below is the detailed eligibility criteria for the candidates who will be applying for KCET :
  • KCET Eligibility Criteria – General
  • S.No Parameters Specification
  • 1 Nationality Should be a citizen of India
  • 2 Academic qualification Should have successfully passed the qualifying examination(10+2 or equivalent) with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects and any one of the following as the additional subject – Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Electronics/Computer. Should have also studied English.
  • Also, candidates waiting for their results of the qualifying exam in the current year will also be eligible.
  • Note: Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) candidates are not eligible to apply
  • 3 Marks required Should have secured at least 45% aggregate marks in the three subjects in 12th standard examination. For B.Arch candidate need to have 50% marks in aggregate along with 50% marks in Physics and Chemistry.
  • However, candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC need to score atleast 40% aggregate marks for B.Tech and 45% for B.Arch.
  • 4 Domicile Should have studied and passed from a recognised institution situated in Karnataka. The academic study from a state institute should be for a minimum period of 7 years, starting from 1st standard to 2nd PUC/12th standard as on July 1 of the exam year.
  • Also, should have appeared/passed either SSLC/10th standard or 2nd PUC/12th standard exam from Karnataka.
  • Note: Candidate who had taken more than one year to pass a class/standard, in such cases, the academic study years will be counted as one year only.