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PGCET 2022 Expected in August 2022,  3rd week: Check Pattern, Syllabus, Top Colleges

Karnataka PGCET 2022 likely Exam Date is August 21, 2022 for admission to MBA/MCA programmes 2022 in top MBA colleges of Bangalore and rest of Karnataka. Karnataka Examination Authority will release the PGCET 2022 exam Notification with complete schedule shortly. Application process for Karnataka PGCET exam 2022 is expected to open in the first week of July 2022.

 

This article will help you understand all about the Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam, leading to admission in MBA and MCA Programmes offered at low fee MBA colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka. So read till the end

Table of Contents
1. What is Karnataka PGCET 2022?
2. Karnataka PGCET 2022 Key Highlights
3. Karnataka PGCET 2022: Important Dates
4. Top Colleges Accepting Karnataka PGCET 2022
5. Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Pattern
6. Karnataka PGCET 2022 Eligibility Criteria
7. Karnataka PGCET 2022 Syllabus
8. PGCET 2022 Preparation
9. Karnataka PGCET MBA 2022 Registration & Application Process
10. Karnataka PGCET MBA 2022 Admission Process

Now, read below all the details about Karnataka MBA PGCET Entrance Exam 2022  

 

1. What is Karnataka PGCET 2022?

Karnataka PGCET is the popular MBA entrance exam for admission to MBA colleges in Karnataka. The candidates with Karnataka state domicile and All India category candidates can appear in Karnataka MBA PGCET 2022 entrance exam. Karnataka PGCET MBA 2022 exam is a two hours exam and will be held from 2.30PM to 4.30 PM.

 

Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will conduct the MBA PGCET 2022 exam for admission 2022 in MBA/MCA and other post graduate courses in Karnataka Government colleges as well as private institutes. Karnataka MBA entrance exam is a moderate difficulty level test.

 

Apart from MBA PGCET Entrance Exam 2022, KEA will also conduct the Karnataka PGCET 2022 for MCA admission from 10.30AM to 12.30PM.  

 

2. Karnataka PGCET 2022: Key Highlights
Following are the salient features of Karnataka PGCET Entrance Exam 2022:

PGCET Full Form
Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 2022
Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam date
August 21, 2022
Karnataka PGCET 2022 MBA Exam sessions
For MBA-2.30PM to 4.30PM;
For MCA-10.30AM to 12.30PM
Karnataka PGCET 2022 MBA  entrance exam Conducting Authority
Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA)  conducts PGCET on yearly basis for MBA/MCA Admission on same day
Mode of  Karnataka PGCET 2022  exam
Offline Paper Based Test of 2 hours duration
Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Application Fee & Process
Rs.650/- for General & OBC Category
Rs.500/- for SC/ST & Karnataka category-1 candidates
PGCET application process is online only
Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Eligibility
50% Marks in Graduation
Maximum Age Limit to apply for the Karnataka PGCET 2022
No Age Limit, Graduates with 50% marks can apply
Number of Questions in the MBA PGCET 2022 Exam
100 questions divided in 4 sections with 25 questions in each section
Marking System in Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam
+1 Mark for Each correct answer; No marks for unattempted question
Negative Marking in Karnataka MBA PGCET Entrance Exam 2022
No negative marking for wrong answer
Time duration of the exam
2 hours
Difficulty level in Karnataka PGCET 2022 Entrance Exam
Moderate
Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Centres
Spread Over Bangalore & other parts of Karnataka
Reservation of Seats in Govt Colleges in Karnataka
Reservation is only for Karnataka Domicile candidates
MBA Colleges Accepting Karnataka PGCET 2022 Score
All the Government / University / Private Aided / Private Un-Aided MBA colleges in Karnataka
Merit List in Karnataka MBA Entrance Exam
Separate Merit lists for MBA/MCA admission will be declared

3. Karnataka PGCET 2022: Important Dates
The likely Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Date is August 21, 2022. The PGCET Notification contains the Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Date and other important dates regarding the PGCET MBA Exam.

 

The entire schedule for Karnataka PGCET date and other activities is given below. The candidates from Karnataka state and outside Karnataka state are eligible to apply and appear in the Karnataka PGCET entrance exam.  Karnataka PGCET 2022 is a paper based test of 2 hours duration.                                                                                                         

Karnataka PGCET 2022 Entrance Exam Activity
Karnataka PGCET Exam Dates
PGCET MBA Exam Notification Date
July 1, 2022    
PGCET 2022 Exam Registration Start date
July 1, 2022 from 4 P.M.
Last date to Apply for PGCET 2022
July 30, 2022 Upto 5.30 PM
Karnataka PGCET Application fee
Rs.650/-
Last date to pay PGCET fees in the Bank
July 31, 2022 in Banking hours
Karnataka PGCET Admit Card (Hall ticket) down load start date
August 10, 2022, 4 PM onwards
Last Date for Karnataka PGCET Admit Card Download
August 21, 2022
Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Date
August 21, 2022 (2.30PM to 4.30PM)
Declaration of PGCET Answer Key 2022
August 25, 2022
Declaration of PGCET 2022 Results
September 5, 2022
Karnataka PGCET MBA 2022 Counselling starts
September 25, 2022
Last date for PGCET counselling
October 10, 2022
Last Date for Reporting to allotted MBA College
October 15, 2022

*(All dates are Tentative)

 

MBA admission through Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam conducted by Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) Government of Karnataka is available to Government seats as well as for management quota seats.  

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4. Top Colleges Accepting Karnataka PGCET 2022 Score

Karnataka PGCET 2022 MBA exam is the Karnataka State MBA entrance test for admission to top MBA colleges and universities of Bangalore and rest of Karnataka. On the basis of PGCET 2022, MBA admission for the 2022-24 batch will be offered by numerous MBA colleges affiliated to Bangalore University and VTU University. Some of the top MBA colleges accepting PGCET 2022 Karnataka exam score are:

  • Acharya Institute of Management & Sciences (AIMS), Bangalore
  • IFIM College, Bengaluru
  • JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, 
  • MSRIM Bangalore: M S Ramaiah Institute of Management
  • NSB Academy
  • IBA Bangalore
  • Justice K S Hegde Institute of Management - JKSHIM Udupi
  • Nagarjuna College of Management Studies, Chikkaballapura
  • International Academy of Management and Entrepreneurship
  • RV Institute of Management Bangalore
  • Mount Carmel College, Bangalore
  • Canara Bank School of Management Studies,
  • PES University Bangalore
  • REVA University, Bangalore
  • Dayananda Sagar University
  • Adarsh Institute of Management And Information Technology - AIMIT Bangalore  

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5. Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Pattern
Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam pattern for MBA admission 2022 will have 100 questions in MCQ format divided in 4 sections as under:

PGCET 2022 Section Name

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Proficiency in English Language

25

25

General Knowledge 

25

25

Reasoning and General Intelligence

25

25

Quantitative Analysis

25

25

5.1 Important Points to Note about Karanataka PGCET 2022 Exam
Although Karnataka PGCET 2022 for MBA admission is of two hours duration from 2.30 PM to 4.30 PM, the PGCET 2022 test takers have to remain seated for two and half hours.

  • All the candidates should report at the PGCET 2022 Test Venue latest by 1.30 PM
  • All the candidates should occupy their designated seats by 2 PM to complete the details on PGCET 2022 exam booklet and on OMR Sheet
  • The PGCET 2022 question paper is in different versions.

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6.  Karnataka PGCET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

A candidate who has passed Recognised Bachelor’s Degree of minimum of 3 years duration examination or equivalent examination and obtained an aggregate minimum of 50% marks in all the years of the Degree Examination is eligible to appear for PGCET 2022 exam.

 

The Karnataka state candidates as well All India candidates can appear on the KEA PGCET 2022 exam date to explore admission opportunity to various MBA colleges in Karnataka with PGCET 2022 scores.

 

As per the letter from VTU, Belgaum dated 11-08-2016, the qualifying examination (degree) obtained through distance mode would be considered for admission to MBA/MCA courses, provided the awarding University has approval from Distance Education Council (IGNOU), New Delhi.  Read More

 

7. Karnataka PGCET Syllabus 2022
MBA PGCET exam syllabus is divided into four sections namely Proficiency in English Language; General Knowledge; Reasoning and General Intelligence; Quantitative Analysis. The Karnataka MBA PGCET 2022 exam syllabus covers all the important topics related to each section. The PGCET exam difficulty level is moderate and there is no negative marking for any wrong answer

 

Key Sectional Highlights of Syllabus for PGCET Exam 2022 are:

 

7.1 Section-1: Proficiency in English Language& Type of questions 

  • Number of Questions: 25
  • Sectional Weightage in PGCET Syllabus: 25%
  • Type of Questions: All of MCQ type with No penalty for wrong answer

7.2 Section-2: General Knowledge  

  • Number of Questions: 25
  • Type of questions: MCQs
  • Sectional weightage in PGCET Syllabus: 25%
  • Sectional Weightage in Percentile Calculation: 25%
  • Past trend of topics in Syllabus reveal that the Questions are formed on Film Awards, taxation & duties, Indian constitution, Who’s who, States of India, Sports, Recent events

7.3 Section-3: Reasoning
Questions in Reasoning section can be individual or can be in the set of 3-4 questions.

  • Weightage of Reasoning Syllabus questions in PGCET exam: 25%
  • Weightage of Reasoning Section in Percentile calculation: 25%
  • Total Reasoning questions in PGCET syllabus for exam: 25
  • Type of Questions: MCQs

7.4 Section-4: Quantitative Analysis 

  • Number of Questions: 25.
  • Sectional weightage in MBA PGCET exam: 25%
  • Sectional Weightage in Percentile calculation: 25%
  • Type of Questions: MCQs
  • Past trend in PGCET exam shows that there is More emphasis on Arithmetic
  • Questions were based on Interest, Percentages, Time and Work, Profit, Loss, and Partnership.

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8.  Karnataka PGCET 2022 Preparation

  • Karnataka PGCET preparation, according to the experts, should be done as per the PGCET syllabus.
  • Since PGCET is a moderate difficulty level exam, the books which are used for preparation for other MBA entrance exams like CAT, CMAT, NMAT, XAT can be fruitfully used for PGCET preparation.

8.1 Best Books for Karnataka PGCET 2022 sectional preparation

  • ‘How to prepare for Quantitative for the CAT’ - by Arun Sharma, published by McGraw Hill)
  • Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis
  • ‘High School English Grammar & Composition’ – by Wren & Martin
  • 'How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for CAT’ - by Arun Sharma (Published by McGraw Hill)
  • ‘Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT’ - by Nishit K Sinha (Published by Pearson)
  • ‘How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CAT’ - by Arun Sharma (Published by McGraw Hill)

8.2 Karnataka PGCET 2022 Mock Tests: Good PGCET Preparation Tool
PGCET Mock Tests are the best preparation tool that can help PGCET 2022 exam test-takers to score well. To help Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam takers prepare and perform better in the Karnataka PGCET 2022, experts at MBAUniverse.com have prepared PGCET Mock test with answer keys, solutions and Expected Questions… Prepared by India’s Top Experts. Take these Karnataka PGCET Online Mock Tests to assess your preparation in revised Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam pattern with 100 questions. This PGCET Mock Test is completely free for you.  Attempt the PGCET Mock Test

 

9. Karnataka PGCET MBA 2022 Registration & Application Process
Karnataka PGCET 2022 Registration and Application process is only “Online”. Online submission of Application Form may be made by login at KEA PGCET Website. There is no offline facility to fill the application form for PGCET now.

 

General category candidates have to pay an amount of Rs. 650/- towards PGCET registration and application fee.

 

9.1 Key Points to Note before Applying For Karnataka PGCET Entrance Exam 2022

  1. Scanned images of latest Photograph, Signature and Left Hand Thumb Impression in JPG format only are required for uploading as part of submission of online application to be eligible to appear on Karnataka PGCET MBA Exam Date
  2. Before entering the MBA PGCET 2022 application form online, the candidates should download the blank application form and take two or three photocopies of the same and practice on them to avoid mistakes
  3. After submitting the duly completed PGCET 2022 Karnataka registration and application form with requisite fee payment, you should retain the following documents with you as reference for future correspondence. (i) 3 printouts of the finally submitted online Application. (ii) Proof of fee paid (iii) 2-3 copies of identical Photograph that was scanned and uploaded on the Karnataka PGCET Online Application.

10. Karnataka PGCET MBA 2022 Admission Process
The Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (PGCET) 2022 will be conducted for the purpose of determining the eligibility/merit, for admission of Karnataka and non-Karnataka candidates to 1st year / 1st semester full time / part time MBA as well as MCA / M.E. / M. Tech. / M. Arch courses and for admission to 2nd year Lateral Entry to MCA Course in Government / University / Private Aided / Private Un-Aided professional educational institutions in the state of Karnataka.

 

Admissions to the MBA programme beginning 2022 for Government seats shall be made in accordance with the Karnataka Selection of Candidates for Admission to Master of Business Administration and Master of Computer Application Courses Rules, 2005.

 

PGCET 2020

  • MBA admission 2022 in Karnataka management institutes is based on Karnataka  PGCET 2022 Counselling which shall start after declaration of PGCET 2022 result.
  • PGCET Counselling 2022 will determine the allotment of institute and MBA seat for MBA/MCA admission in Government and University affiliated colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka
  • All these B-schools offer MBA at low fee in Bangalore & rest of Karnataka to the candidates who get seat allotment through PGCET counselling.
  • Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will notify the Karnataka PGCET 2022  Counselling Schedule. Candidates have to attend the counselling on the designated date in accordance with their rank obtained in the Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam.

Register for PGCET exam updates

Exam dates and schedule

  • Notification date: 01-07-2022 04:00 PM (Tentative)
    Registration – Online: 01-07-2022 10:00 AM to 30-07-2022 05:30 PM (Tentative)
    Admit Card Release: 10-08-2022 04:00 PM (Tentative)
    Exam Date & Timings- Online: Sunday, August 21, 2022 - 14:30 to 16:30 (Tentative)
    Result: 05-09-2022 10:00 AM (Tentative)

Karnataka PGCET (MBA) 2022 Eligibility Criteria: Check here

Karnataka PGCET 2022 eligibility criteria for full time MBA admission and for part time MBA admission 2022 differ. Besides, the eligibility for admission to Government seats is different from that of private seats offered by the MBA colleges in Karnataka.

 

Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam is expected to be held on August 21, 2022 for admission to MBA/MCA programmes in top MBA colleges of Bangalore and rest of Karnataka. Karnataka Examination Authority will announce the complete PGCET 2022 exam schedule in its notification.

 

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Karnataka PGCET Registration & Application Form

Karnataka PGCET Registration 2022 is likely to start on June 14, 2022 after release of PGCET Notification by KEA. Last date of PGCET Registration and application submission is expected to close on July 12, 2022. The payment of PGCET application fee 2022 of Rs.650/- can be made online during banking hours latest by one day after close of PGCET registration process.

 

Along with the start of Karnataka PGCET 2022 Registration, Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will open the Karnataka PGCET application process on the same day. Karnataka PGCET 2022 Application Form can be completed online only and there is no offline process to complete the Karnataka PGCET Registration 2022 nor you can fill up offline the Karnataka PGCET 2022 Application form.

 

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Karnataka PGCET Exam Pattern 2022

The PGCET 2022 exam for MBA Admission 2022 in Karnataka B-schools is expected to be held on August 21, 2022. Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will conduct PGCET exam 2022 in paper based pattern. Read below all the important details about PGCET exam paper, sectional and overall question paper composition, scoring pattern, test duration and more. Check latest Update on PGCET 2022

 

Karnataka PGCET Exam Pattern for MBA remains an offline paper pen based test. PGCET Exam Pattern is of moderate difficulty level without any penalty of negative marking. PGCET is the State Level MBA entrance test for the MBA colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka State.

 

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Karnataka PGCET Syllabus 2022

Karnataka PGCET Syllabus 2022 is the first thing you should know before getting ready for PGCET exam.  Based on the past PGCET exam pattern and the changes introduced by Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) in the forthcoming PGCET exam, the Karnataka PGCET syllabus 2022 has following major components:

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Karnataka PGCET 2022 Admit Card

Karnataka PGCET Admit Card 2022 is likely to be Released on August 10, 2022 at 4 PM. The Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam date is August 21, 2022. The exam offers opportunity for MBA admission 2022 in the colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka state.

 

Karnataka PGCET Admit Card 2022 will be live on official Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) website. The process of Karnataka PGCET 2022 Hall Ticket download will start immediately after it is made live on the KEA PGCET exam website. Only those candidates who have successfully registered and have paid the application fee for PGCET 2022 exam, will be able to download Karnataka PGCET Admit Card 2022.

 

Important Points

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PGCET Counselling 2022

Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will release of PGCET 2022 Counselling dates for admission to MBA/MCA 2022 and other post graduate programmes in Government regulated and private MBA colleges. PGCET 2022 exam is expected to be conducted on August 21, 2022. The counselling will start in September/October 2022 after the release PGCET exam result.

 

PGCET Counselling 2022 will determine the allotment of institute and MBA seat for MBA/MCA admission in Government and University affiliated colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka. All these B-schools offer MBA at low fee in Bangalore & rest of Karnataka to the candidates who get seat allotment through PGCET counselling.

 

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Karnataka PGCET 2022 Mock Test

PGCET 2022 will be conducted by Karnataka Examination Authority for admission to MBA and MCA courses in the Government and University affiliated colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnata in August 2022. The expected date of PGCET 2022 is August 21, 2022 and will be conducted as a paper based test of 2 hours duration with 100 questions of MCQ type.

 

PGCET exam offers good opportunity to the candidates who are seeking MBA admission 2022 in Karnataka low fee B-schools.

 

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Karnataka PGCET Answer Keys 2022

Karnataka PGCET 2022 will be held on Sunday August 21, 2022. As per the past trends and KEA announcements the PGCET 2022 answer keys are published to help the PGCET test takers to assess their performance, raise their objections before the declaration of PGCET 2022 result.

 

The Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will release the Karnataka PGCET answer key 2022 within three days from the date of conduct of the exam. Accordingly, the Karnataka PGCET answer key 2022 should be released by August 24 or 25, 2022.

 

Karnataka PGCET 2022 Paper Answer Key Schedule

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Karnataka PGCET Exam Analysis

Karnataka PGCET 2022 exam is scheduled on August 21, 2022 as paper based test. MBAUniverse.com will release the PGCET 2022 exam analysis immediately after the exam is over. Key highlights of PGCET 2022 exam analysis are:

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Karnataka PGCET Exam Result

PGCET (MBA) Exam 2022 Result date is September 5, 2022. The PGCET result time is after 4 PM. After all the objections to PGCET answer keys are taken into account, the PGCET 2022 result will be declared. Immediately after the declaration of PGCET result and ranks, the PGCET counselling process starts in September last week or October, 2022 with the beginning of document verification. After completion of document verification, KEA will release the Seat matrix for different PG courses and the candidates will get the opportunity to exercise the entry options after this.

 

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Karnataka PGCET Exam Cities

On Sunday August 21, 2022, Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will conduct the MBA PGCET 2022 exam for admission 2022 in MBA/MCA and other post graduate courses in Karnataka Government colleges as well as private institutes.

 

Below is shared the Karnataka PGCET 2022 Test City List, key guidelines How to Select Karnataka PGCET Test City 2022, what are the documents Required at Karnataka PGCET exam centers and other important details

 

Karnataka PGCET 2022 Test Cities
Following are the Karnataka PGCET Exam Centres 2022. Out of the list  of Karnataka PGCET 2022 Test Cities, each test city may have more than one Karnataka PGCET 2022 Exam Centres depending upon the number of candidates at each of the Karnataka PGCET 2022 Test Cities.

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