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Karnataka Common Entrance Test

The Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) is a state-level entrance exam conducted by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) for admission into various undergraduate professional courses in the state. KCET offers admissions into fields like engineering, agriculture, veterinary sciences, pharmacy, etc offered by universities and colleges across Karnataka. The test consists of multiple choice questions from physics, chemistry, mathematics, and biology subjects for students who have passed or are appearing for their 2nd PUC (class 12th) exams.

KCET 2024 is expected to be held in the month of June 2024, tentative dates will be announced later on the official KEA websites. Results typically are announced within a month of the exams. Students are advised to keep checking the official websites for latest news and updates regarding KCET 2024 exam dates, application process and results.

KCET Syllabus 2024


  • Mechanics: Kinematics, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy and Power, Rotational Motion, Gravitation, Oscillations, Waves
  • Electrostatics and Current Electricity: Electric Field and Potential, Capacitance, Current Electricity, Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current
  • Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer: Thermodynamics, Kinetic Theory of Gases, Heat Transfer
  • Optics: Geometrical Optics, Wave Optics
  • Modern Physics: Atomic Physics, Nuclear Physics, Semiconductors


  • Basic Concepts of Chemistry: Matter, Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Chemical Calculations
  • Physical Chemistry: States of Matter, Thermodynamics, Solutions, Chemical Kinetics, Electrochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry: Basic Concepts, Hydrocarbons, Functional Groups, Stereochemistry, Polymers
  • Inorganic Chemistry: Chemical Bonding, Coordination Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry


  • Algebra: Sets, Functions, Relations, Matrices, Determinants, Calculus
  • Geometry: Coordinate Geometry, Trigonometry, Vectors, Three-Dimensional Geometry
  • Statistics and Probability: Data Analysis, Probability, Statistics

KCET Syllabus 2024: Physics

Topic Weightage
Mechanics 35%
Electrostatics and Current Electricity 20%
Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer 15%
Optics 10%
Modern Physics 20%

KCET Syllabus 2024: Chemistry

Topic Weightage
Basic Concepts of Chemistry 15%
Physical Chemistry 30%
Organic Chemistry 30%
Inorganic Chemistry 25%

KCET Syllabus 2024: Mathematics

Topic Weightage
Sets, Relations and Functions 10%
Algebra 20%
Trigonometry 15%
Calculus 30%
Geometry 25%
Statistics and Probability 10%

KCET Syllabus 2024: Biology

Topic Weightage
Cell Biology and Genetics 25%
Plant Biology 20%
Animal Biology 25%
Ecology and Evolution 20%
Human Biology 20%

Best Books for KCET 2024

Subject Book Author
Physics HC Verma's Objective Physics HC Verma
Chemistry NCERT Chemistry NCERT
Mathematics RD Sharma's Objective Mathematics RD Sharma
Biology Trueman's Biology MS Chouhan

KCET Exam Pattern 2024

Exam Details
Mode of exam Offline
Language English and Kannada
Number of subjects 3

KCET Chapter Wise Weightage for Chemistry

Chapter Weightage
Basic Concepts of Chemistry 15%
Physical Chemistry 30%
Organic Chemistry 30%
Inorganic Chemistry 25%

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