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Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 - Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) released the second round cutoff of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 on September 24. The authorities had begun the option entry for second round on September 21. Also, authorities announced the second round allotment result of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019. The authorities had extended the second round of choice filling Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 to September 20 up to 11:00 AM. The conducting body had begun the second round option entry and also released the second round seat matrix list of Karnataka PGCET MBA counselling 2019. Earlier, the authorities had extended the first round of choice filling Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 to September 13. Candidates will have to report to the college on September 13. The authorities had earlier announced the result of the first round of seat allotment of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019. Earlier the authorities had released the cutoff for Karnataka PGCET MBA cutoff 2019 on September 6. Karnataka PGCET, the state-based MBA entrance exam comprises multiple-choice questions (MCQ’s) and the total marks allotted is 100 with no negative marking. Careers360, in this article, projects all the relevant information pertaining to Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 which includes important dates, application form, admit card, eligibility criteria, result, cutoff among other details.Latest: KEA has released the second-round cutoff of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019.
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The authorities released the result of mock allotment for Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 counselling on September 5. The authorities had begun the option entry for Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 counselling 2019 on August 31 which has been extended till September 8, 2019 (till 11:00 a.m). Previously the date was extended to September 5 for option entry. The authorities have also announced that candidates can also get their documents verified on September 3 and September 4, 2019 (10:30 am to 4:30 pm). Previously the last date for document verification was August 31. Karnataka Examinations Authority released the final answer of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 in online mode on September 2. Previously it was supposed to begin from August 30. KEA had announced the result of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 in online mode on August 22.
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The counselling for Karnatak PGCET MBA 2019 will begin from August 26 with verification of documents. Earlier the authorities had released the provisional Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 answer key on August 2 and candidates could raise objections from August 4 to August 9 (5:30 p.m). Previously, the last date to raise objections was August 7. Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 exam date was conducted on July 21, 2019. The authorities had released the hall ticket of Karnataka PG CET MBA 2019 on July 12. KEA conducts the state-level entrance examination, Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 for selecting candidates for regular/full-time MBA programme in Government and Private institutes located in Karnataka Previously the exam was supposed to be held on July 14 in a single session on 9 (2:30 P.M to 4:30 p.m). The application form of Karnataka PGCET MBA was released in online mode on May 30 and the last date for filling it was June 29. Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 exam will allow business schools to screen candidates to join their respective management programmes across Karnataka. PGCET MBA is conducted annually for candidates who aspire to study MBA in Karnataka state. Karnataka PGCET 2019 MBA will be administered in a paper-pencil format, to be completed in two hours.
Name of Examination
Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test Master of Business Administration
Karnataka PGCET MBA
Exam Conducting Body
Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA)
Level of Examination
Category of Examination
Post-Graduate Entrance Exam (PG Exam)
Number of candidates who appear in the exam every year
Around 35,000 approx.
Mode of Examination
Offline (Paper-Based Test)
Duration of Examination
120 minutes/ two hours
Number of Institutes that accept PGCET MBA scores
Important Dates (Tentative)
Release of PGCET application form
May 30, 2019
Deadline to submit the completed online application form
June 13, 2019
Last date to pay application fee
June 29, 2019
Release of PGCET Hall Ticket/Admit Card
July 12, 2019
PGCET MBA 2019
July 21, 2019 (2:30 p.m to 4:30 p.m)
Provisional Answer Key
August 2, 2019
PGCET MBA 2019 Result
August 22, 2019
Document verification and Counselling for Seat Selection
August 26 to August 31, 2019 and on
September 3 and 4, 2019- Document Verification
Mock Allotment Result Date
September 6, 2019
First round of Seat Allotment Result of Karnataka PGCET MBA Announced.
September 8, 2019 after 8:00 pm
The definition of cutoff of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 is the minimum marks candidates must secure to make it into the leading B-schools in Karnataka. KEA has released the Karnataka PGCET MBA cutoff for Second round on September 24.
Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) has begun the option entry for the second round on September 21. Also, authorities has announced the second round allotment result of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019. The authorities extended the second round of choice filling Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 to September 20 up to 11:00 AM. The authorities had begun the second round option entry and released the second round seat matrix list of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 counselling. The conducting body had begun the first round of option entry and payment of fee for Karnataka PGCET MBA Counselling/Seat Allotment 2019. The o[ption entry date for the first round has been extended to September 13. The result of the first round of seat allotment of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 has been declared on September 8. Candidates can check the seat allotment result by entering their PGCET number given to them. The same procedure continues in the second and third rounds as well. The authorities had released the result of mock allotment for Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 counselling on September 6. The counselling for Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 started from August 26 with the document verification process, followed by option entry which began from August 31. The process for document verification took place on September 3 and September 4, 2019. Earlier the last date for verification of documents was August 31. At the time of Option entry candidates were required to enter their choice of colleges and courses. Mock option entry took place from August 30 to September 8, 2019 (till 11:00 am). Thereafter, based on the performance of test takers in the Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019, the merit list is prepared and published. Candidates who will meet the required qualifying marks/scores will be allowed to participate in the counselling round of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019. The counselling session will continue until September 25, 2019 for two rounds. KEA has released the seat matrix to the respective MBA programmes at PGCET 2019 participating institutes.
Karnataka PGCET MBA Answer Key 2019
The exam conducting authority, KEA released the final Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 answer key in online mdoe. The authorities had released the provisional answer key of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 answer key on August 2 and candidates could challenge it from August 4 to August 9 till 5:30 p.m. Earlier the last date to raise objections was August 7. The first answer key is called the provisional answer key where candidates can check the correct answers and match with their own responses. They can also file objections, if any, within a stipulated date with proper justification.
Candidates will have to login by using their registered id and password and upload the necessary documents in support of the objection.
Candidates should remember that no objection without justification will be entertained by the officials.
The final answer key of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 will be published along with the PGCET MBA 2019 result. Candidates will not be able to file any objections after the release of the final PGCET 2019 answer key.
The result of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 has been released by KEA on August 22, 2019. The Karnataka PGCET 2019 MBA result is available in the form of ranks. Candidates need to enter their ‘PGCET Number’ and click on the tab ‘Submit’, in order to check the Karnataka PGCET 2019 result. The merit list will be prepared based on which shortlisted candidates will be called for rounds of counselling/seat allotment.
Along with the result, KEA, the conducting body of PGCET MBA 2019 will release a merit list. The Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks secured by test takers in the exam. The marks secured in the entrance/qualifying examination will be considered for further rounds of admission. So, candidates are advised to attend the PGCET MBA counselling only when they have met the PGCET MBA cutoff 2019.
The admit card/ hall ticket of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 has been released for candidates who had successfully registered for the state level entrance examination. The hall ticket has been released on July 12. Previously, it was supposed to be issued in online mode on July 1 2019 and then on July 11, and the download link will be active upto July 21, 2019. Only the registered candidates will be able to download the admit card of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 by entering their application number and date of birth (DOB).
Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 exam will consist of multiple choice questions (MCQs) to be completed in two hours/120 minutes. The question paper of the entrance exam will have four options against each question and candidates need to mark single answer. The right response will be awarded one mark. The exam comprises four sections and each section is worth 25 marks, making the Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 exam of 100 marks in total.
Section A- Proficiency in English Language
Section B- Test of General knowledge
Section C- Test of Reasoning and General Intelligence
Section D- Quantitative Analysis
Total number of questions
Total Marks - 100
The scoring pattern of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 is simple and straight. Each correct response will be given 1 mark and there is no negative marking for incorrect answers/responses.
Karnataka PGCET MBA Eligibility Criteria 2019
Karnataka Examinations Authority prescribes the Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 eligibility criteria. The following criteria of PGCET 2019 should be met before filling the application form-
Must obtain a Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years from a recognised university
Candidate must obtain a minimum of 50 per cent across subjects in their graduation
For SC/ST & Category-I, a five per cent relaxation will be granted; i.e. the minimum score of 45 per cent marks across subjects must be obtained by the aspiring candidates belonging to the mentioned reserves categories.
The online application form for Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 was available on the official website (kea.kar.nic.in) from May 30 2019, and the last date of the application was June 29, 2019. The last date to pay the application fee is June 29 for Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019. To fill the application form of Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019, the following information should be provided by the prospective test taker -
Applicant’s Personal Information
Once the online application form is accurately filled, candidates need to keep ready a few related documents with them as a reference for further correspondence. Documents including print copies of the filled-in application form, evidence/receipt of fee payment and photocopies of photo ID should be uploaded during the course of the online application procedure.Application Fee - General and OBC category candidates will have to pay Rs. 650 as application fee, while for SC/ST and Category-I candidates need to pay Rs. 500 as the application fee.
Karnataka PGCET MBA 2019 Application Fee*
General & OBC
SC/ST/ Category- I
*Subject to change
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Yes, they can. Allotment of seats for Karnataka PGCET candidates will be 90% for Karnataka candidates and 10% for non-Karnataka candidates. Even the reservation guidelines will be applicable only for Karnataka candidates rest all will be treated as general.
Reservation is only applicable for Karnataka state candidates.
Yes, 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
There is no need for any document to be attached to the online application form.
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