Overview The Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK) has announced the schedule for the online entrance exam for gaining admission to engineering colleges in the State of Karnataka. It should be noted that students from other States can also appear for the COMEDK UGET-2019 exam if they wish to pursue an undergraduate engineering course in Karnataka. There will be centralized counseling as well, subsequent to the single common entrance exam. Note that the scores obtained through COMEDK UGET-2019 will be valid only for admissions during the academic year 2019-2020.
Additionally, Uni-GAUGE-Engineering Entrance Exam (known as Uni-GUAGE-E) is combined with COMEDK exam. That is, With Uni-GAUGE-E Entrance Exam score, you can apply for admissions in all Uni-GAUGE-E Member Institutions.
For UG B.E. / B.Tech. courses You must pass second Pre-University Course (PUC) or 10+2 Higher Secondary or an equivalent exam which is recognized by the State Govt./Central Govt. Additionally, in the final two years of academics, you should have taken up Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with English as a compulsory subject.
If you are a general merit candidate, then you should have passed with a minimum aggregate of 45% (40% for SC, ST and OBC candidates of Karnataka State) in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. You should also have passed these subjects individually. Note that Physics and Maths are mandatory subjects, along with Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology or Computer or Electronics as one of the optional subjects. However, changes, if any, in the eligibility criteria by AICTE will be adopted.
Important note: Those who have a Diploma are ineligible to appear for the COMEDK entrance test since lateral entry admissions do not exist. However, Diploma students looking for admission to any of the engineering streams are eligible to appear for Uni-GUAGE-E. At the time of counseling, you will be required to submit the original marks' card of the exam as proof of your eligibility, that is, of the marks scored as indicated by the original marks' card.
For UG Architecture courses Those seeking admission only in an architecture course do not need to fill up the online application form for the engineering entrance exam. They only need to submit a separate application form for counseling as per details which would be available at the COMEDK website.
You must pass second Pre-University Course (PUC) or 10+2 Higher Secondary with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and also 50% marks in aggregate of the 10+2 level examination. Additionally, you must have qualified a recognized aptitude test in Architecture (NATA or equivalent) in 2019.
Application fee The payment of the fee should be done in online mode only, via Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card. Please check the convenience charges before payment. The fee is as follows –
How to apply Before registration, ensure that you have a valid E-mail ID and mobile number. The name and date of birth which you enter in the online application should be exactly as it appears in your 10th/SSLC marks card. If for any reason you have changed your name, then you need to produce the original proof of the same at the time of admission. Misplaced the birth certificate? Learn how to apply for a duplicate birth certificate
Scan and keep ready for uploading a Unique ID Proof, namely one of these: (i) Voter ID (ii) Passport (iii) Driving License (iv) Aadhar Card / E-Aadhar (v) PAN card. You will need to bring this same ID proof in original at the time of the entrance exam as well as for the admission process.
You will also require for uploading: (i) Your photograph (ii) Your signature (iii) The signature of your parent/guardian. Refer to the official brochure for instructions about the format required for all the documents to be uploaded.
Steps for registration
For registration details and guidelines for Uni-GUAGE-E 2019, refer to the official website of Uni-Guage-E
COMEDK UGET-2019 Test format The COMEDK entrance test is based on the existing syllabus of 10 + 2/12th STD/1st and 2nd PUC. The test is available only in English medium. It is of three hours' duration, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a total of 180 multiple choice questions. There are 60 questions each for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The total score is 180, with every correct answer getting 1 mark. There is no negative marking for wrong answers.
To prepare for the exam, you can take the six different mock tests online, which will be available at the official website as scheduled.
Contact informationIn case you need further assistance or face any difficulty when filling in the online application, you can contact via email: firstname.lastname@example.org (response will be given within three working days) and call at 080-46671060 (phone support from Monday to Friday, 10a.m. to 5p.m. only.
COMEDK Website: https://www.comedk.org/
Uni-Guage Website: https://www.unigauge.com/
Candidates appearing for COMEDK-2019 are requested to regularly check the official website for updates, if any, including for the schedule of the application process and exam date. Best of luck!
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