Common Entrance Test – 2017 is conducted for admission to Professional Courses in Karnataka. For getting admission in Medical and Dental courses (MBBS, BDS) in the state of Karnataka, candidates are required to take KEA KCET 2017. This test is conducted by Karnataka Examinations Authority. Here, you will find specific KCET 2017 Eligibility Criteria For Medical / Dental courses.
In order to obtain admission to any of the professional courses through KEA, a candidate must appear for the Common Entrance Test, which will be conducted by the Karnataka Examinations Authority, Bangalore (KEA).
The Common Entrance Test-2017 will be conducted at 53 places, spread over Karnataka. Candidates who have passed or are appearing for Qualifying Examination within Karnataka should write ‘CET-2017’ in a test centre assigned by the KEA within the district in which the candidate has studied 2nd PUC or 12th standard.
Eligibility Criteria for appearing in KCET 2017 Medical / Dental courses :
- A candidate who has passed the second year Pre-University or 12th standard or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology (min. 50% marks together) and English.
- The candidate should also secured not less than 50% of marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects in the Common Entrance Test KCET is eligible for admission to Medical and Dental courses.
- 40% of marks in both Q. E. and CET in case of SC, ST, Category-I and OBC (2A, 2B, 3A and 3B) Category candidates.
Merit list/ Rank KCET 2017 Medical / Dental courses
Based on the performance of the candidates in Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects in the Common Entrance Test KCET 2017, the Medical / Dental rank list will be prepared and published for admission to Medical and Dental courses. There will be no weightage for marks obtained in PCB of second year Pre-University or 12th standard or equivalent examination.