cetonline.karnataka.gov.in 2023: Karnataka Education Authority, also known as KEA, conducts the counselling session for Karnataka MBBS/BDS/Ayush admissions. The authority conducts counselling for 85% of quota seats in the state medical and dental colleges. Students must apply for counselling to access various government and private medical/dental/Ayush colleges and universities in MBBS/BDS/BAMS/BHMS courses.
Throughout this article, you can get information about KEA Updates like the Number of participating colleges, KEA Official Website, KEA Counselling, Structure, Admission MBBS, BDS, BAMS BHMS and more.
Latest Update: Karnataka Education Authority has released the Karnataka NEET UG Special Category Merit List 2023 Round 1 at https://cetonline.karnataka.gov.in/kea.
Before discussing the complete details of the KEA summary, let’s watch.
|Authority Name||Karnataka Education Authority|
|KEA Official Website||https://cetonline.karnataka.gov.in/kea/|
|NEET Exam Date 2023||7 May 2023 (Concluded)|
|NEET 2023 Result||13 June 2023|
|No Govt Medical Seats||3225|
|No Private Medical Seats||7845|
|No Govt Dental Seats||250|
|No Private Dental Seats||1005|
|No Govt Ayush Seats||BAMS – 150, BHMS – 100|
|No Private Ayush Seats||BAMS – 2565, BHMS – 2715|
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KEA NEET UG Counselling Date Extended
KEA NEET UG 2023 Notification
Karnataka Education Authority has released the Karnataka NEET Ug Counselling Notification 2023.
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About Karnataka Education Authority (KEA)
The Government of Karnataka established the Common Entrance Test Cell in the year 1994 for conducting entrance tests and determining the eligibility/merit for admission to the first year or first semester of full-time professional courses for Government share of seats in Medical, Dental, Indian systems of medicine and Homeopathy, Engineering / Architecture Courses, Farm Science, i.e., B.sc. (Agriculture), B.sc. (Sericulture), B.sc (Horticulture), B.sc(Forestry), B.sc. Agri Bio Tech, BHSc.(Home Science), B.Tech (Agri. Engg), B.Tech (Food Technology), B.Tech (Dairy Tech), B.FSc.(Fisheries), B.Tech (Food Science & Tech)., B.Sc. (Agri. Marketing & Co-Op), B-Pharma, Pharma-D Courses.
Karnataka Examination Authority Will only allot Medical/ Dental / AYUSH Courses Seats As per the Seat Matrix given by the Government of Karnataka based on NEET score. Admission to Government Seats Shall be made following the Karnataka selection of candidates for Admission to Government Seats in Professional Educational Institution Rules, 2006 (in Short Rules), as amended from time to time. As per Go No. ED.212 TEC 2006 dated 20-12-2006, the Common Entrance Test Cell has been converted into an autonomous body registered under the Societies Registration Act 1960 called “Karnataka Examinations Authority “.
KEA NEET UG Counselling 2023
Candidates can visit the KEA Web portal of the Karnataka Education Authority to get themselves registered for NEET Karnataka State Counselling. Below we have mentioned the step-by-step process of counselling.
- Registration and Fee Payment.
- Document Verification.
- Choice Filling and Locking.
- Seat Allotment.
- Reporting at the Institute.
Note: If you want to see more detailed Karnataka NEET UG counselling, click here
KEA Karnataka UG NEET 2023 Counselling Chart
|First Round||Description||Eligibility for Mop|
|Choice 1||Joined / not joined/cancelled||No|
|Choice 2||Choice 2 of the First Round||No|
|–||Allotted but not given the choice||No|
|–||Option given but not allotted any seat||Yes|
|Second Round||Description||Eligibility for Mop|
|Choice 3 of the First Round||Upgraded/retained same seat Joined/not joined/ cancelled.||No|
|Choice 3 of First Round||Allotted – Joined / not joined/cancelled||No|
|Choice 3 of the First round||Not allotted||Yes|
|Freshly allotted in the second round||Allotted – Joined / not joined/cancelled||No|
|–||Not given options (Both in the First and Second Round)||No|
Second Round Exit clauses for Medical / Dental
|Allotted – Upgraded / Not upgraded||Joined / not joined|
Surrenders before the last day of
|Joined / not joined|
Surrenders after the last day of
|Allotted – Upgraded / Not upgraded||Joined / not joined|
Surrenders after last day of
|Penalty Rs 5000 + Rs 5000 + Forfeiture of fees paid.|
Candidates allotted a seat in KEA NEET Counselling will be asked to report the following documents to complete the admission formalities.
- NEET Admit Card
- NEET Rank Card
- 10th & 12th Mark Sheet & Passing Certificate
- Category Certificate
- Domicile Certificate
- Character Certificate
- Migration Certificate
- Passport Size Photographs
- Printout of Registration Form
- Allotment Letter
Here in this section, we provide detailed information about the Karnataka NEET counselling application fee. Candidates can check the category-wise application fee.
|For SC/ST/Cat-1/PWD candidates||Rs. 500/-|
|For General/2A/2B/3A/3B candidates||Rs. 1000/-|
|For NRI/OCI/PIO/Foreign Nationals candidates||Rs. 2000/-|
NOTE: Candidates should be remitted through a payment gateway provided using a Credit Card or a Debit Card issued by banks in India, through Internet banking or by downloading a bank challan.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA)?
Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) is an autonomous body responsible for conducting entrance examinations and overseeing the selection process for professional courses in Karnataka, India.
What are the key responsibilities of KEA?
KEA is responsible for conducting entrance exams, allotting seats, counselling, and managing the admission process for various professional courses in Karnataka, including engineering, medical, and dental courses.
Which entrance exams are conducted by KEA?
KEA conducts entrance exams such as the Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) for undergraduate courses, Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (PGCET) for postgraduate courses, and various other specialized entrance exams.
How can I apply for KCET?
To apply for KCET, candidates need to visit the official KEA website, fill out the online application form, upload the required documents, and pay the application fee as per the given instructions.
What are the eligibility criteria for KCET?
The eligibility criteria for KCET vary depending on the course. Generally, candidates must have completed 10+2 or equivalent with specific subjects and minimum qualifying marks as specified by KEA.
How does KEA conduct the seat allotment process?
After the entrance exams, KEA conducts a centralized counselling process where candidates can choose their preferred colleges and courses based on their rank and availability of seats. The seat allotment is done based on merit and reservation rules.
Can non-Karnataka students apply for KEA exams?
Yes, non-Karnataka students are eligible to apply for KEA exams. However, they may have different eligibility criteria and reservation rules.
How can I contact KEA for queries and support?
KEA provides contact details on its official website, including helpline numbers and email addresses, to assist candidates with their queries and support.