KCET Result 2020 announced: Karnataka Exam Authority or KEA has finally declared the much-awaited results of Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) on its official website at kea.kar.nic.in. Students who have appeared in the exam can key in their roll number and password to check their scores online.
Students can also access their KCET results at cetonline.karnataka.gov.in.
Taking note of the current COVID-19 pandemic situation, Deputy Chief Minister CN Ashwathnarayan notified that the counselling will be held online this year.
“There will be two rounds of counselling and one round of extended counselling and there will be no additional round of counseling,” the minister said.
Through KCET result 2020, students will know the ranks they have secured across the state entrance exam. In a bid to check the KCET result, students are advised to keep their admit card handy as the login credentials mentioned in the admit card will be needed to log in at the portal.
Candidates must follow these steps to check KCET result 2020:
- Step 1: Go to the websites- kea.kar.nic.in, karresults.nic.in
- Step 2: Click on the ‘CET- 2020’ result link available on the homepage
- Step 3: Enter registration number, roll number
- Step 4: Results will appear on the screen
- Step 5: Download it, and take a print out for further use.
Nearly 1.4 lakh candidates had taken the examination this year. KCET 2020 was held on July 30 and 31, despite the candidates asked to delay the exam in view of Covid-19. However, the Bengaluru High Court rejected students’ plea for the same.
KCET had been conducted at 497 test centres in the state.
In Bangalore, 40,200 students had written the paper in 83 centres. KEA stated that appropriate precautionary measures were taken including thermal screening, social distancing, wearing of marks etc.
A maximum of 24 students were made to sit in one exam hall. The exam centres were sanitised two days prior to the examination dates.