KRLMPCA CET 2018 EXAM: Application Form, Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Cut-off Marks, Results, Counselling  

The KRLMPCA CET (Karnataka Religious and Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association Common Entrance Test) is the state level exam. This exam paves the way for admission in mainly Undergraduate courses. It is conducted once in a year.

In the KRLM PCA CET 2018 exam9 engineering colleges with 1257 seatsare participants.

Read below to know in detail about the KRLM PCA CET EXAM 2018 -

Available Application Forms

KRLMPCA CET Exam Important Dates

About the exam

Important dates of the exam


Date of exam

May, 2018

Beginning date of application form

April, 2018

Closing date of application form

May, 2018

Last date of the receipt of the application form

May, 2018

Date of issuance of the admit card

May, 2018

Publication of the answer key

May, 2018

Declaration of the result

June, 2018

KRLMPCA CET Exam Pattern & Syllabus

A student appearing in the KRLMPCA 2018 exam should understand its examination pattern, which is as follows -

Quick Review


Details about exam

Type of questions

Objective type questions

Mode of exam

Offline mode.

Total number of questions


Total marks


Medium of exam


Marking scheme

1 mark for correct answer and no marks deducted for an incorrect answer.

Distribution of Marks and Questions


Total number of questions

Total marks




Physics and chemistry



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Eligibility for KRLMPCA CET Exam

  • An applicant should have done the Class 12th or equivalent from any recognized University/Board.
  • He or she should have done theClass 12th in Science subjects in English.
  • A candidate should have a score of 45% marks of in Class 12th.
  • An appearing candidate in the Class 12th final year is also eligible to apply.

KRLMPCA CET Exam Application Process

The application form can be availed online between April  - May, 2018. Students should visit the official website of the KRLMPCA and download the application form.

How to Apply

  • Students should visit the official website of the KRLMPCA.
  • They should click on the exam link for the given year.
  • By clicking on the exam link it will take them to the application form.
  • In the application form, they should fill all the necessary columns.
  • They should specify their choice of the Course and the Examination-Centre.
  • They should declare their Reservation category if any, Domicile category and Gender.
  • Upload the scanned copies of their recent Photographs, Signature, and Educational documents.
  • Pay the application fee - ₹ 1000.
  • An applicant should cross check the application formbefore the final submission.

Other Details

Admit card

Students can download the admit card online from the official portal of the KRLMPCA CET. The admit card can be availed online since May, 2018. Students should produce their admit card at the examination center. Without admit card no student will be allowed to take up the exam.

Steps to download the admit card

  • A student should click on the Admit Card section of the exam.
  • He or she should enter their basic details - Date of birth, Mobile number, and Email ID.
  • Upon entering these details, admit cards will be displayed on the screen.
  • Students then take out its print and carry it at the examination center.

Results and Cut off

The result for the KRLMPCA CETexam will be declared on June, 2018. Students can download their result in the form of their scorecards. Students will be offered college and course on the basis of their marks in the exam.

A student should have a minimum scoreof 90 out of 180 marks. If a student scores less than 90 marks he or she will not be considered for the admission.

Steps to download the Scorecard

  • Students should click on the link Resultof the KRLMPCA official portal.
  • Here they should enter their Name, Date of birth, Application number and Email ID.
  • Upon entering these details their Scorecards will be displayed on the screen.
  • The student should download their score card and take out its print.


After the declaration of the result and the subsequent preparation of the merit list, thestudents will be called for Counselling. In the counselling, students will be allocated seats and course in their chosen colleges depending upon their marks and rank. Without counselling, no students will be allowed to take admission. The counselling is conducted by the Karnataka religious and linguistic minority professional colleges association. During counselling a student is also required to furnish the following documents-

  • Admit card
  • Score-card original
  • Recent photograph
  • Photocopy of 12th mark sheet
  • Age proof by 10th or equivalent certificate (photocopy)
  • Minority certificate (photocopy).

List of Participating Institute or Colleges:

Name of college or Institute

Number of seats

P A College of Engineering, Mangalore


Oxford College of Engineering, Bangalore


KCT Engineering College, Gulbarga


New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore


HMS Institute of Technology,Tumkur


Khwaja Banda Nawaz College of Engineering, Gulbarga


Canara Engineering College, Mangalore


Anjuman Institute of Technology and Management ,Bhatkal


Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College,Bidar


Total number of seats


FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q. What is the date of the KRLMPCA CET 2018 exam?

The entrance exam will be conducted on May, 2018.

Q. For how many engineering seats the KRLMPCA CET 2018 exam is conducted?

The exam is conducted for filling 1257 number of seats in participating colleges and institutes in the KRLMPCA CET 2018 exam.

Q. How much is the application fee for the KRLMPCA CET 2018 exam?

The application fee for the exam is ₹ 1000 only.

Q. What is the criteria of eligibility for the KRLMPCA CET 2018 exam?

  • A candidate should have passed the 12th class with the minimum aggregate marks of 45%.
  • A candidate should have done his or her 12th class in science with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects and English as one of the language subject.
  • An appearing candidate in the final year of the 12th class is also eligible to appear for the exam.

Q. How many colleges or institutes are participating in the KRLMPCA CET 2018 exam?

There are 9 institutes or colleges which are participating in the aforesaid exam.

Q. What is the nature of the questions in this exam?

In this exam objective type of questions are asked.

Q. How many questions are asked in this exam?

There are 180 questions asked in this exam.

Q. What is the total marks of this exam?

This exam is conducted for 180 marks.

Q. What is the mode of the KRLMPCA CET 2018 exam?

This exam is conducted offline through pen and paper.

Q. Is there any scheme of negative marking in the KRLMPCA CET 2018 exam?

No there is no scheme of negative marking in this exam.