Karnataka DCET 2021 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 Course under Lateral Entry Scheme for both Day and Evening Colleges from the year 2012-13 in the State of Karnataka. There are more than 700 government, helped and private Engineering Institutions which will concede DCET qualified possibility for affirmation under Lateral Entry Scheme.

Competitors need to show up for the Common Entrance Test-2021 led by the Karnataka Examinations Authority to become eligible for admission to these courses. The competitors looking for affirmation just to B.Arch Course require not need to show up Diploma Common Entrance Test led by the Karnataka Examinations Authority. Be that as it may, they need legitimate NATA score and apply online to wind up noticeably qualified for admission to First year/First Semester B.Arch Course.

DCET 2021 Exam Date (Tentatively)

EveNts Dates (tENTATIVE)
Online Application Form May 22, 2021 
Last date to fill the application Form June 27, 2021 
Release of Admit Card July 15, 2021 
Exam Date July 14, 2021 
Release of Provisional Answer Key To be notified
Objection Window To be notified
Result and Final Answer Key August 14, 2021

Karnataka DCET 2021 Application Form

How to apply Karnataka diploma CET 2021 application form

  • First of all candidates go to official website which is dte.kar.nic.in
  • After that find the link of Karnataka diploma CET 2021 application form.
  • Click on above link
  • After that fill all the necessary details like candidate name candidate age candidate father name candidate qualification.
  • 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 uses.

Application Fee

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

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

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

Karnataka DCET 2021 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

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

Karnataka DCET 2021 Exam Pattern

Karnataka Diploma CET 2021 Exam is Offline Entrance Exam. This Exam will be 180 Marks with 180 Multiple Choice Questions. In this test No negative marking. Only Black and Blue Ball Point pen is used in the Exam. Each question have one Marks with one minute of time period. This Examination time period is 180 Minute 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 2021 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 2021 Admit Card

Karnataka diploma CET admit card 2021 will released online for those candidates who submitted the application form successfully if any candidate want to download the admit card firstly candidates submit the application number and password if any candidate don’t have application number and password they will click on forgot application number and forgot password all candidates must be download their admit card because it is mandatory slip without admit card no one can participate in this exam.