Karnataka DCET (Karnataka DCET)

Karnataka DCET 2024 Notification, Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result, and Counselling

Karnataka Diploma Common Entrance Test (Diploma DCET) Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) conducts the DCET exam. This is a state-level entrance test Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will lead DCET for Diploma Holders to second Year/third Semester Engineering Courses and for First-year Architecture Courses under the Lateral Entry Scheme for both Day and Evening Colleges from the year 2012-13 in the State of Karnataka. There is more than 700 government, helped, and private Engineering Institutions that will concede DCET qualified possibility for affirmation under the Lateral Entry Scheme.

Competitors need to show up for the Common Entrance Test-2024 led by the Karnataka Examinations Authority to become eligible for admission to these courses. The competitors looking for affirmation just for the B.Arch Course do not need to show up Diploma Common Entrance Test led by the Karnataka Examinations Authority. Be that as it may, they need a legitimate NATA score and apply online to wind up noticeably qualified for admission to the First year/First Semester B.Arch Course.

DCET 2024 Exam Date (Tentatively)

Events Dates
Notification of Karnataka DCET Release March 2024
Online Application Release Date May 2024
Online Application Form close Date June 2024
Application fee close Date June 2024
Admit Card Release Date June 2024
Karnataka DCET 2024 Exam Date July 2024
NATA Exam Date (Language Test) July 2024
Answer Key Release Date July 2024
Karnataka DCET 2024 Result Announcement July 2024

Karnataka DCET 2024 Application Form

How to apply Karnataka diploma CET 2024 application form

  • First of all, candidates go to the official website which is dte.kar.nic.in
  • After that find the link of the Karnataka diploma CET 2024 application form.
  • Click on the above link
  • After that fill in all the necessary details like the candidate's name candidate's age candidate's father's name candidate's qualifications.
  • Now pay your application fees
  • After pay, your application fees upload your all relevant documents and recent color passport-size photograph and signature
  • Now take a printout of your application form for future use.

Application Fee

For general and OBC candidates pay your application fee is rupees 700

For SC and ST candidates pay your application fee is rupees 500

All application fees pay via net banking credit card and debit card.

Karnataka DCET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Education Qualification

All applicants should have cleared in 10th class or its equivalent from a recognized board or university with 50% marks for general candidates and 5% marks relaxation for reserved candidates.

Age Limit

  • The minimum age requirement is 14 years
  • The maximum age requirement is 19 years
  • Age relaxation as per government rules and regulations for all reserved candidates.

Karnataka DCET 2024 Exam Pattern

Karnataka Diploma CET 2024 Exam is an Offline Entrance Exam. This Exam will be 180 Marks with 180 Multiple Choice Questions. In this test No negative marking. Only a Black and Blue Ball Point pen is used in the Exam. Each question has one mark with one minute of the time period. This Examination time period is 180 Minutes means 3 hours.


Exam Details of Subject wise

Subject marks

Applied Mathematics

Common For all engineering Group


Applied Science

Common for all Engineering Group


Engineering (All Trades)

According To Trade or Stream





Karnataka DCET 2024 Syllabus

The broad outline syllabus for the Diploma Common Entrance Test for B.E./B. Tech Courses is detailed below.

  1. Applied Science
  2. Applied Mathematics

Equivalent Engineering Group for the Diploma Course Studied

The complete syllabus for the Diploma Common Entrance Test is available on the KEA website http://kea.kar.nic.in

Karnataka DCET 2024 Admit Card

Karnataka Diploma CET admits card 2024 will release online for those candidates who submitted the application form successfully if any candidate wants to download the admit card firstly candidates submit the application number and password if any candidate doesn’t have the application number and password they will click on forgot application number and forgot password all candidates must download their admit card because it is mandatory slip without admit card no one can participate in this exam.