KRLMPCA CET 2020 Exam: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Results


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 undergraduate engineering courses in the participating institutes. It is conducted once a year. Interested candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria carefully before filling the application form for the exam. Read below to know the details for eligibility, pattern, syllabus, and more about the KRLMPCA CET Exam 2020.

KRLMPCA CET Exam 2020 - Quick Highlights

Exam name

Karnataka Religious and Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association Common Entrance Test  (KRLMPCA CET)

Exam conducting authority

Karnataka Religious and Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association

Exam level


Courses covered


Exam mode


Application mode

Online (Form Filling) and Offline (Form Submission)

Official website

KRLMPCA CET Exam 2020 Important Dates

Here is the official schedule for KRLMPCA CET 2020:

Exam Events

Important Dates


17th January 2020

Beginning date of application form

18th January 2020

Closing date of downloading the application form

25th April 2020

Last date for the receipt of filled-in application forms

30th April 2020

Date of issuance of the admit card

11th May 2020 onwards


17th May 2020 (Sunday)

Publication of answer key

20th May 2020

Last date for receipt of objections

23rd May 2020

Result announcement

31st May 2020

KRLMPCA CET Exam Previous Years Solved Papers

KRLMPCA CET Exam 2020 Pattern & Syllabus

A student appearing in the KRLMPCA 2020 exam should understand its examination pattern, which is as follows -

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Details about the 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 a correct response

No negative marking

Distribution of Marks and Questions


Total number of questions

Total marks




Physics and chemistry



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KRLMPCA CET Exam 2020 Eligibility

  • 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.
  • A candidate appearing in the Class 12th final year is also eligible to apply.

KRLMPCA CET Exam 2020 Application Process

The application form can be availed online from 18th January to 25th April 2020. 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.
  • After completing the application form, download the completed form.
  • Make a DD of ₹ 1000/- in favour of KRLMPCA payable at Bangalore.
  • Send the DD along with the filled-in application form to the following address:
The Secretary,
Karnataka Religious & Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association (REGD.) (K.R.L.M.P.C.A.)
Flat No. 143, 4th Floor, “Suryamukhi”,
Arden Apartments, #21, Vittal Mallya Road,
Bangalore - 560001, Karnataka, Tel: 080-41121233
  • The application form should be sent via Speed Post/ Private Courier.

Other Details

KRLMPCA CET Exam 2020 Admit card

Students can download the admit card online from the official portal of the KRLMPCA CET. The admit card can be availed online from 11th May 2020 onwards. 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 CET 2020 exam will be declared on 31st May 2020. 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 score of 90 out of 180 marks. If a student scores less than 90 marks, he/she will not be considered for the admission.

Steps to download the Scorecard

  • Students should click on the link Result of 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 scorecard and take out its print.


After the declaration of the result and the subsequent preparation of the merit list, the students 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 the 10th class 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


KRLMPCA CET 2020 - FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

The KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam is scheduled to be held on 17th May 2020. Find answers to the frequently asked questions here.

Q. What is the date of the KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam?

The entrance exam will be conducted on 17th May 2020.

Q. For how many engineering seats the KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam is conducted?

The exam is conducted for filling 1257 number of seats in participating colleges and institutes in the KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam.

Q. How much is the application fee for the KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam?

The application fee for the exam is ₹ 1000 only.

Q. What is the criteria for eligibility for the KRLMPCA CET 2020 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 subjects.
  • A candidate appearing in the final year of the 12th class is also eligible for the exam.

Q. How many colleges or institutes are participating in the KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam?

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

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 for this exam?

This exam is conducted for 180 marks.

Q. What is the mode of the KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam?

This exam is conducted offline through pen and paper.

Q. Is there any scheme of negative marking in the KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam?

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


Here are the FAQs related to the KRLMPCA CET 2020 exam. Find answers for all your queries for the engineering entrance exam. The exam will be held on 17th May.