Karnataka: CET score to be lone parameter for admission to medical, engineering, other professional courses; KCET to be held from August 28-30
- June 8, 2021
- Posted by: BeTranced Online Holistic Healing Centre
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| Bengaluru (karnataka) |
Up to date: June 8, 2021 2:21:40 pm
The Karnataka authorities Tuesday introduced that admission to undergraduate skilled programs together with medical, engineering, expertise, yoga and naturopathy, farm science, and pharma programs could be primarily based on ranks contemplating the scores secured by college students attending the Karnataka Widespread Entrance Check (KCET), and never primarily based on second-year pre-university examination grades or marks.
With all students promoted from II PUC (equal to Class 12), KCET rankings will resolve their seat allotments for admission to skilled programs. The federal government is planning to conduct CET exams for college students looking for admission to science undergraduate diploma programmes as properly,” Deputy CM C N Ashwathnarayan mentioned on Tuesday.
Additional, Ashwathnarayan, who additionally handles the Greater Schooling portfolio defined that the minimal eligibility marks required to seem for CET was additionally relaxed because of the present pandemic-related state of affairs. “Normally college students ought to safe 45 per cent (40 per cent for SC/ST/OBC) in PCM (Physics, Chemistry, Arithmetic) at II PUC to get eligibility to write down KCET. This has been relaxed for the present tutorial 12 months,” he highlighted.
The federal government additional introduced that the registration course of for KCET-2021 will start on June 15.
The Deputy CM additionally clarified that ranks for admission to engineering programs will likely be purely awarded primarily based on marks obtained in PCM throughout KCET 2021. “The sooner methodology of contemplating PCM marks from annual exams and KCET in equal proportions is not going to be relevant for this 12 months,” he mentioned.
The Division of Greater Schooling is mulling to think about KCET marks because the widespread base for admission to all science-based programs for 2021-2022,” he highlighted.
Responding to queries on how making KCET the bottom for admission to all science-based programs could be possible, Ashwathnarayan mentioned, “Some programs would possibly want sure relaxations and these must be determined relying on the character of these programs.”
KCET 2021: Schedule to stay similar as revised earlier
Nonetheless, the federal government has chosen to go forward with the schedule announced earlier in Might. As per the timetable for the doorway assessments, KCET 2021 will likely be performed on August 28 and 29 whereas the Kannada Language Check will likely be held on August 30.
Whereas Biology (first shift) and Arithmetic (second shift) exams will likely be held on August 28, Physics and Chemistry exams will likely be held on August 29 within the first and second shifts respectively.
Extra seats to be made out there in Karnataka schools this 12 months
With the overall variety of college students changing into eligible for greater schooling (by clearing II PUC) anticipated to exceed by over 30 per cent, the federal government can be in plans to hike the variety of seats out there at schools for undergraduate programs throughout the state.”With over 30 per cent extra college students graduating from II PUC this 12 months, about 2 lakh extra college students are anticipated to hunt admission for numerous diploma programs. Accordingly, measures will likely be taken to accommodate these elevated variety of college students in authorities and personal schools,” Ashwathnarayan mentioned.
He added that the choice to think about CET rating because the lone parameter for admission to skilled programs was first pitched by Major and Secondary Schooling Minister S Suresh Kumar. “His suggestion has been thought-about,” the Deputy CM mentioned.