(Exam Info) Engineering Entrance Test in Kerala

Engineering - Entrance Test of Different States


A Common Entrance Examination (CEE) is conducted by controller of Entrance Examination at state level for admission to (a) Medical (i) MBBS (ii) BDS (iii) BPharm (iv) BSc (Nursing) (v) BSc (MLT) (vi) BAMS (vii) BHMS and (viii) BSMS (Sidha). (b) Agriculture (i) BSc (Agriculture) (ii) BFSc (iii) BSc (Forestry) (c) Veterinary BVSc & AH (d) Engineering BTech [including BTech (Agricultural Engg. / BTech (Dairy Sc. & Tech) courses under the Kerala Agriculture University] (e) Architecture. Colleges affiliated to the Calicut, Kannur, Kerala, CUSAT and Mahatma Gandhi universities value the score of CEE.

Eligibility : A pass in 10+2 from any one of the universities in Kerala or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics securing 50% marks in Mathematics separately and 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Maths put together (45% marks/ pass marks for SEBC and SC/ST candidates). Those who have appeared in the qualifying exam are also eligible to apply. Candidates should have completed 17 years on 31st December of the year of admission. Diploma holders securing 50% marks are also eligible for admission.

Admission Procedure : Candidates can apply online, An extract of the Prospectus will also be available in the web site of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations at www.cee-kerala.org Such candidates should send the filled-in application along with a Demand Draft for Rs.700/-, drawn on any Nationalised Bank, in favour of the ‘Commissioner for Entrance Examinations’, payable at Thiruvananthapuram.

The application form and Prospectus will be sold through selected Post Offices in Kerala and outside the State. Cost of Application is for General candidates - Rs. 700/- ; SC/ST candidates - Rs. 350. The amount towards cost of application is to be remitted in cash at the sale centre. SC/ST candidates should apply in pink-coloured application forms and all other candidates should apply in the General application form. Candidates under ‘Other Eligible Communities (OEC)’ should apply in the General application form. The list of Post Offices selected as sales centres is appended separately./- . Only one application need to be submitted for the entrance examinations for admission to one or more of Medical ,Agriculture, Veterinary, B.Pharm, Engineering and Architecture courses. Completed Applications will be received in the Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations .

The Commissioner for Entrance Examinations,
(Government of kerala)
Vth Floor, Housing Board Buildings , Santhi Nagar, Thiruvananthapuram - 695 001
Tel : 0471- 2332120, 2338487.
Fax: 0471-2337228
Website- www.cee-kerala.org

Application Forms will not be available by post or sold from the office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations. At the time of purchase of the application form, applicants will also be supplied with an OMR Data Sheet, Prospectus and an envelope bearing the address of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations. Candidates should ensure that the Application number printed in the Application Form, OMR Data Sheet and on the cover are the same.

Candidates applying for the Aptitude Test in Architecture in addition to Medical/Engineering/B.Pharm entrance Examinations should submit along with their filled in application from, a Demand Draft for Rs. 300/- (Rs. Three Hundred only), drawn on a Nationalised Bank in favour of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, and payable at Thiruvananthapuram. However, if the candidate is applying only for the Aptitude Test in Architecture no additional remittance is required.

Candidates opting DUBAI (UAE) as the Centre for Entrance Examination. Candidates, who choose ‘DUBAI’ as their centre for the Entrance Examination, should submit along with their filled in application from, a Demand Draft for Rs.7000/- (Rs. Seven Thousand only), drawn on a Nationalised Bank in favour of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, and payable at Thiruvananthapuram.

Selection : Selection is made on the basis of merit in CEE conducting in various centres of the state.

Pattern & Medium of Examination: Test is of objective type consisting of three papers in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and is according to the syllabus of 10 + 2. Candidates who apply for admission to degree course in Architecture in the State Engineering colleges will have to appear for an aptitude test also. Medium of the examination is English.

Reservation of seats: 15% of the seats in private engineering colleges are filled up by the management of the colleges concerned. Nominees of the GOI- 67 seats, repatriates from Burma 2 seats (civil/mechanical), repatriates from Sri Lanka- 2 seats (electrical/mechanical), children of Ex-servicemen of the state- 6 seats (2 seats, each in civil/electrical/mechanical), children of dependents of serving defence personnel from the state 10 seats (3 seats in each branch in civil, electrical, mechanical and one seat in electronics& communication), sports personnel- 1 seat each in civil, mechanical, electrical, chemical & electronics & communication, physically handicapped- 1 seat each in civil, electrical & mechanical.
The remaining seats will be filled up as follows: 50% on merit on a Statewise basis, 15% of seats will be allocated between the Malabar area and the Travancore-Cochin area in the ratio of 5:8. Remaining 35%, Muslims 8%, Latin Catholics 2%, backward Christians 1%, Backward Hindus 5%, SC 8%, ST 2%.

Domicile Restrictions: The candidate must be an Indian citizen & should have studied in educational institutions in Kerala, for at least 5 years within a total period of 12 years before the completion of qualifying examination (10+2 or equivalent examination) or the candidate, or the candidates father/mother should have undergone the qualifying course in Kerala, and who are sons/daughters of the following categories of non-Keralite parents: employees of the government of India, or defence personnel posted in Kerala. Subject to the condition that the employees concerned has served in Kerala for a minimum period of 2 years.

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