Kerala (CEE) For Engg/Med Entrance : 2010

Kerala (CEE) For Engg/Med Entrance : 2010

Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala
Kerala Engg/Med Entrance : 2010

Admissions to Professional Degree Courses, Kerala in Medicine (including Agriculture and Veterinary), Engineering and Architecture for the academic year 2010-11

Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala has invited applications for admissions to Professional Degree Courses, Kerala in Medicine (including Agriculture and Veterinary), Engineering and Architecture for the academic year 2010-11. The Entrance Examinations for admission to these courses except Architecture will be held at all the District Centres in Kerala, New Delhi and Dubai (UAE) as per Indian Standard Time (IST).

The Engineering Entrance Examination (For admission to engineering courses except Architecture) will be held from 10 am to 12.30 noon (IST) on 19th and 20th April, 2010 with Paper-I (Physics & Chemistry) on 19.04.2010 (Monday) and Paper-II (Mathematics), on 20.04.2010 (Tuesday).

The Medical Entrance Examination (for admission to Medical/ Agriculture/ Veterinary Courses) will also be held from 10 am to 12.30 noon (IST) on 21.04.2010 (Wednesday; Paper-I : Chemistry & Physics)  and 22.04.2010 (Thursday; Paper-II: Biology).

Courses in the Medical/Agriculture/Veterinary stream include (i) MBBS (ii) BDS (iii) BHMS (iv) BAMS (v) BSMS (vi) BSc. Hons. (Agriculture) (vii) BFSc. (Fisheries) (viii) BSc. Hons. (Forestry) and (ix) BVSc & AH Courses in the Engineering stream include the B.Tech Courses in Engineering Colleges and the B.Tech (Agricultural Engg) and B.Tech (Dairy Science & Technology courses under the Kerala Agricultural University. Allotment to the Medical and Engineering courses will be based on the rank in the respective Entrance Examinations.

No Entrance Examination will be conducted by the CEE for admission to B.Arch. course. Allotment to B.Arch course will be based on the rank list prepared by giving equal weightage to the marks in NATA and qualifying examination. Those desirous of seeking admission to B.Arch course should compulsorily appear and qualify the National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) conducted by the National Institute of Advanced Studies in Architecture (NIASA) and also apply separately to the CEE as per this Notification.

Eligibility:

Nationality: Applicant should be an Indian citizen. Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)/Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Card Holders will be treated on par with Indian citizens for the limited purpose of admission.

Nativity: Applicant should be a Kerlaite or Non-Kerlaite. Applicants are considered for admission to various types of seats allotted by the CEE, based on their Nativity status.

Keralite: Applicants of Kerala origin will be categorized as 'Keralites'. Others will be categorized as 'Non-Keralites'.

An applicant will be considered as a 'Keralite', for the limited purpose of eligibility for admission, if (a) he/she or his/her father/mother was born in Kerala OR (b) he/she has been a resident of Kerala for a period of 5 years within a period of 12 years OR (c) he/she has undergone his/her school studies from Standards VIII to XII in educational institution(s) in Kerala, subject to the submission of the relevant certificates in the application form as prescribed in the Prospectus. Applicants who are children of All India Service (AIS) officers allotted to Kerala cadre, claiming Keralite Status, should produce a certificate from the competent authority showing that the parent of the candidate is an AIS officer allotted to Kerala cadre.

Non-Keralites: Non-Keralites are classified as 'Non-Keralite Category-I' and 'Non-Keralite Category-II'. 'Non-Keralite Category-I' candidates are those who have undergone the qualifying course in Kerala, and who are the sons/daughters of Employees of the Government of India OR employees who are serving in connection with the affairs of the Government of Kerala, subject to the condition that, all categories of the employees mentioned, should have served in Kerala for a minimum period of 2 years or should have served in connection with the affairs of the Government of Kerala for a minimum period of 2 years. Such candidates will be eligible for admission to the Government seats under 'State Merit' only, for all the courses, which are filled on the basis of the rank in the Entrance Examination(s) or the rank list prepared by giving equal weightage to the marks in NATA and qualifying examination, as applicable.

Candidates who do not belong to the 'Keralite' or 'Non-Keralite Category-I' will be treated as 'Non-Keralite Category-II'. They are eligible for admission only to the 'State Merit' seats in the Private Self-financing Engineering Colleges in the State and in the Management Quota seats in Self-financing Engineering institutions sponsored by Government. Non-Keralite candidates will not be considered for admission against reserved seats.

Academic Qualification:

Medical/Agriculture/Veterinary Courses: Applicant should have passed the Higher Secondary Examination or examination recognized as equivalent thereto, with 50% marks in Biology and 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology together. Those seeking admission to BVSc & AH course under the Kerala Agricultural University, in addition, should have passed the qualifying examination with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English put together, as per the regulation of Veterinary Council of India. Those seeking admission to MBBS/BDS courses should secure 50% marks in the Medical Entrance Examination, as per the guidelines issued by Medical Council of India.

Those who do not satisfy the eligibility as per the Higher Secondary/Equivalent examination will be considered for admission to MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, BSMS Courses if they have a B.Sc Degree with one of Physics/Chemistry/Zoology/Botany/Bio-Chemistry as Main, and any one or two of these subjects as subsidiaries, with 50% marks for Main and Subsidiaries taken together, after having passed the Higher Secondary or equivalent examination, with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects.

Engineering Courses: Applicant should have passed Higher Secondary Examination, Kerala or examinations recognized as equivalent thereto, with 50% marks in Mathematics and 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and one among Chemistry/Bio-technology/Computer Science/Biology together. Those with 3- year Diploma in Engineering awarded by the Board of Technical Examinations, Kerala or equivalent, having 50% marks in the final Diploma examination, are also eligible for admission to Engineering courses except to those offered by Kerala Agricultural University.

Architecture Course: Applicant should have passed 10+2 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination or examinations recognized as equivalent thereto, with Mathematics as a subject of examination, with 50% marks in aggregate. Those who have passed 10+3 Diploma (any stream) recognized by Central/State Governments with 50% aggregate marks, those with International Baccalaureate Diploma, after 10 years of schooling, with not less than 50% marks in aggregate and with Mathematics as compulsory subject of examination are also eligible to apply for B.Arch Course. In addition, applicant including those belonging to SC/ST/SEBC categories should have scored 40% marks (80 marks out of 200) in the NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture). (For details, visit www.nata.in).

Relaxation in marks in the Qualifying Examination : For all courses, a relaxation of 5% marks in the qualifying examination will be allowed to those candidates who belong to the communities listed under the Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC) and whose annual family income is up to Rs. 4.5 lakhs. SC/ST candidates need only a pass in the qualifying examination.

Those belonging to SEBC categories, seeking admission to MBBS/BDS courses, need 45% marks in Biology and 45% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology put together, in the qualifying examination and 40% marks in Medical Entrance Examination. Those belonging to SC/ST categories need 40% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology put together in the qualifying examination and 40% marks in the Entrance Examination for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses. Applicants with Locomotory Disability between 40% and 70% need only 45% marks for Biology and 45% marks for Biology, Physics and Chemistry taken together as academic eligibility for MBBS course. They need only 45% marks in the Entrance Examination to qualify for MBBS course.

Those appearing or have appeared for the Higher Secondary or equivalent examination or for the 3-year Engineering Diploma Examination of the current academic year, may take the Entrance Examination(s) provisionally. Their admission will be subject to their proving academic eligibility on the date of admission. However, those applying for Medical courses based on BSc. Degree should have passed the Degree Examination at the time of submission of application.

Age: Applicant should complete 17 years of age as on 31st December, 2010.

Application Forms: Only one application need be submitted for the entrance examinations for admission to one or more of Medical/Agriculture/Veterinary, Engineering and Architecture courses.

Application Fee: Application Fee is Rs.700/- for General candidates and Rs.350/-, for SC/ST candidates.  Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates whose annual family income is below Rs.40,000/- can have Application Form free of cost from the District Offices of the Scheduled Tribes Development Department on production of Community Certificate and Income Certificate. The colour of the General Application form is White while the colour of the Application from for SC/ST applicants is Sky Blue. Those under 'Other Eligible Communities' (OEC) should apply in the General application form. Applicants who are children of Inter-Caste Married Couple, of which one is SC/ST, should apply in the form meant for SC/ST.

Sale of Forms: The Application forms will be available through selected Post offices in the state and outside, from 7th December 2009 till 6th January, 2010. The amount towards the fee of application is to be remitted in cash at the Post Offices. The Application Kit includes an Application form, OMR Data Sheet, an envelope bearing the address of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations and the Prospectus. Those purchasing the kit should ensure that the Application number printed in the Application Form, OMR Data Sheet and on the cover are the same.

Online Application: Those who do not claim any reservation benefit and those belonging to Non-Keralite category can apply 'Online' at www.cee-kerala.org. On successful submission of the data online, an Application number will be generated. The applicant should take a print out of this application. The application fee Rs.700/- has to be remitted in any branch of State Bank of Travancore (SBT) using the chalan contained in the print out of the application. Print out of application complete in all respects along with original chalan certified by the Bank authorities and other requisite certificates should be forwarded to the Office of the CEE before the last date specified for submission of application forms. Applicants who do not have access to State Bank of Travancore (SBT) can attach a Demand Draft for Rs.700/- drawn on a Nationalized Bank in favour of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations payable at Thiruvananthapuram, as application fee along with the Application form, with Application Number and Name of Applicant written on the back of the Demand Draft. Online application process will be completed only on receipt of the print out of the application along with all requisite certificates, in the office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations.

Centre Fee: Those opting 'Dubai' (UAE) as the Centre for Entrance Examination, should submit along with their filled in application form, a Demand Draft for Rs.8,500/-, drawn on a Nationalized Bank in favour of the 'Commissioner for Entrance Examinations' payable at Thiruvananthapuram. Those applying online and choosing 'Dubai' as Cente for the Entrance Examination, should enclose Demand Drafts for Rs.700/- (Application fee) and Rs.8,500/- (Centre fee). Examination at Dubai centre is conducted as per Indian Standard Time (IST).

Last Date: Filled in Application Form along with the OMR Data Sheet and other relevant documents, to be submitted with the Application Form, enclosed in the printed envelope bearing the address of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations supplied along with the application form or the print out, DD/Challan and other documents in case of online applications, should reach the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, latest by 5 p.m. on 06.01.2010 (Wednesday), by Hand/Registered Post/Speed Post. Completed Applications will be received in the Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations on holidays also.

For more details, visit www.cee-kerala.org

The list of selected post offices from where the KEAM-2010  is given below.

Thiruvananthapuram: Attingal HO, Balaramapuram, Kallambalam, Karamana, Kattakkada, Kazhakkuttam, Kerala University Office Campus, Kilimanoor, Medical College, Nalanchira, Nedumangadu, Neyyattinkara HO, Parassala, Pattom Palace PO, Peroorkada, Poojappura, Pothencode, Sasthamangalam, Sreekaryam, Thycaud PO, Trivandrum Beach PO, Trivandrum Fort PO, Trivandrum GPO, Varkala, Vattiyoorkkavu, Vembayam, Venjarammoodu, Vizhinjam

Kollam: Anchal, Chathannur, Chavara, Karunagappally HO, Kilikollur, Kollam Cutchery PO, Kollam HO, Kottarakkara HO, Kottiyam, Kundara, Oachira, Paravur, Pathanapuram, Pulamon, Punalur HO

Pathanamthitta: Adoor HO, Konni, Kozhencherry, Mallappally, Manjadi Jn PO, Pandalam, Pathanamthitta HO, Ranni, Thiruvalla HO

Alappuzha: Alappuzha HO, Chengannur HO, Cherthala HO, Haripad, Karthikappally, Kayamkulam HO, Mavelikkara HO, Pulinkunnu, Sanathanapuram

Kottayam: Arunapuram, Changanassery HO, Changanassery SB College, Chingavanam, Erattupetta, Erumely, Ettumanur, Gandhinagar Kottayam, Kangazha, Kanjirappally HO, Karukachal, Kottayam Civil Station, Kottayam Collectorate, Kottayam HO, Kottayam Medical College, Kudamalur, Kumaranallur, Manarcaud, Manimala, Mundakayam, Pala HO, Pampady, PD Hills PO Kottayam, Puthupally, Uzhavoor, Vaikom HO, Vakathanam

Idukki: Kattapana HO, Kumily, Munnar, Nedumkandam, Peermade, Thodupuzha HO

Ernakulam: Aluva, Angamaly, Edappally, Ernakulam HO, Ernakulam MG Road, Kakkanad, Kochi HO, Koothattukulam, Kothamangalam, Muvattupuzha, North Parur, Palarivattom, Perumbavur, Tripunithura, Vyttila Ernakulam

Thrissur: Chalakudy HO, Guruvayur, Irinjalakuda, Kodungallur, Kunnamkulam, Thrissur East PO, Thrissur HO, Trichur City PO, Vadanappally, Wadakkancherry HO

Palakkad: Alathur MBR HO, Chittur, Mannarkadu, Olavakot HO, Ottappalam HO, Palakkad HO, Pattambi, Vadakkencherry

Malappuram: Kottakkal, Kuttipuram, Malappuram HO, Manjeri HO, Nilambur, Perinthalmanna, Pannani HO, Tirur HO, Valancherry

Kozhikode: Calicut Civil Station HO, Calicut HO, Calicut Mavoor Road, Feroke, Koyilandy HO, Kunnamangalam, Meppayur, Tiruvambady, Vadakara HO

Wayanad: Kalpetta HO, Mananthavady, Sultan Bathery, Thamarassery

Kannur: Iritty, Kannur Civil Station, Kannur HO, Mattannur, Payyannur, Sreekandapuram, Thalassery HO, Thaliparamba HO

Kasargod: Hosdurg, Kanhangad HO, Kasargod HO, Manjeswar, Neeleswaram

Bangalore: Bangalore GPO-560 001,phone: 080-22868652

Bhopal: Bhopal GPO-462 001,  phone: 755-2673272

Chandigarh: Chandigarh GPO-160 017  , phone: 0172-2703716

Chennai: Chennai GPO-600 001 ,  phone: 044-25216766

Hyderabad: Hyderabad GPO-500 001 ,   phone: 040-23463515

Lucknow: Lucknow GPO-220 001  ,   phone: 0522-2237008

Mumbai: Mumbai GPO-400 001  ,   phone: 022-22620693

New Delhi: New Delhi GPO-110 001   ,  phone: 011-23743602