KEAM 2020: Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Date

KEAM 2020 is likely to be held in the month of April 2020. The Kerala Engineering Architecture & Medical (KEAM) is a state level entrance exam through which students can take admissions in engineering and Pharmacy courses in the State of Kerala. Those who want to get admission in Architecture programmes must qualify NATA exam. Medical admissions including MBBS, BDS and AUSH UG courses will be done on the basis of NEET score. Aspirants must collect proper information for admission in the desired course prior to filling up the application form. The applicants must know that the Commissioner for Entrance Examination (CEE), Kerala is the regulating authority for the KEAM exam.

The candidates who are willing to appear in the upcoming exam i.e. KEAM 2020, can check here crucial information with regard to the registration process, eligibility, examination pattern, syllabus and counselling dates. It is expected that the notification of KEAM exam for the year 2020 is likely to publish on the official website in the month of January 2020.

KEAM 2020 Exam Schedule

The interested candidates can check KEAM 2020 tentative examination schedule in the table below. Actual dates will be updated after issuance of official notification:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Release of online application formJanuary 2020
Last date for application form with payment of feeFebruary 2020

Last date for receipt of hard copy of the application along with supporting documents

February 2020
Release of admit cardMarch 2020
Date of KEAM exam 2020April 2020
Release of Answer KeysApril 2020
Result announcementMay 2020
Counselling process will start fromJune 2020

KEAM Application Form 2020

  • KEAM 2020 online registration is expected to start in the month of January 2020.
  • The KEAM application form 2020 can be filled through online mode.
  • The candidates can apply till last week of February 2020.
  • Candidates must submit one application form only, more than one application form may be rejected.
  • Fill all the details asked in the application form and do not leave any field blank.
  • Candidates also need to upload scanned photograph, signature and left-hand thumb impression in JPEG format.
  • The specification of these images must be as per the prescribed norms.
  • The applicants must maintain an e-mail ID and mobile number.
  • Candidates also need to pay the requisite application fee to complete the registration process or application form.
  • Check all the entries you made and then submit the application form.
  • Take the printout of the application form at the end and send the hard copy of the application form along with all the supporting documents to the following address:

Commissioner for Entrance Examinations,

5th Floor, Housing Board Buildings, Santhi Nagar,

Thiruvananthapuram–695 001, Kerala

Application Fee

  • The applicants have to pay Rs.700/-(Rs.300 for SC category candidates) as application fee.
  • KEAM 2020 fee can be made through paid through online modes such as net banking, debit card and credit card.
  • The fee can also be paid through e-Challan or Demand Draft. Demand Draft should be in favour of Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
  • Application fee once paid will not be refunded in any case.

KEAM Eligibility Criteria

The candidate must fulfil the minimum basic eligibility requirements for KEAM 2020 exam. Before applying online, candidates must ensure whether they are eligible or not. Here candidates can check the crucial information regarding KEAM eligibility criteria details as under:

  • Applicant must be a citizen of India.
  • Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) can also apply. PIO/OCI applicant cannot seek any reservation.
  • For admission in medical courses, the candidate must have passed intermediate (10+2) or its equivalent exam from a recognized board with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology.
  • For engineering courses, the candidate must have passed intermediate (10+2) or its equivalent exam from a recognized board with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • There is no upper age limit. However, the candidate must attain 17 years of age on 31st December 2020.

KEAM Exam Pattern 2020

All the candidates who are preparing for KEAM 2020 exam, must know the exam pattern and syllabus. The relevant information are placed below:

  • KEAM exam will consist of two papers i.e. Paper I and Paper II.
  • Paper-I will be of Physics and Chemistry and Paper-II will be of Mathematics.
  • Duration of exam will be 2.30 hours.
  • Total 120 question will be there in the exam.
  • For each correct answer, 4 marks will be given.
  • Negative marking is applicable in the exam and 1/4th will be deduced for the wrong answer.
  • Total number of question, marks and time duration are:
ExamSubjectTotal questionsMarksTime Duration
Paper-IPhysics and Chemistry120120 x 4=4802.30 Hours
Paper-IIMathematics120120 x 4=4802.30 Hours

KEAM 2020 Syllabus

The syllabus will contain the subject like Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. In the exam, questions will be based on 10+2 standard. Candidate should check KEAM Syllabus 2020 prescribed by the CEE, Kerala from the official information bulletin. Also, check previous year questions papers to know the important topics and examination pattern. The more you practice, the more you learn.

KEAM Admit Card 2020

  • KEAM 2020 Admit card or hall ticket will be available online on the official website of CEE (Commissioner for Entrance Examination).
  • Candidate can obtain the same from the website by entering registration details in the given field.
  • It is expected that the admit card will be available from last week of April 2020.
  • The admit card will contain the details like candidate’s name, roll number, exam centre and date etc.
  • It is essential to bring admit card on the day of exam otherwise the competent authority will not allow you to enter in the exam centre.

KEAM Result 2020

KEAM 2020 result will be announced probably in the month of May 2020. Candidate can check their result online at official website. The competent authority will prepare a merit list on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the written test. It is important to mention here that the information regarding result will not be sent to anyone via post. After result declaration, candidates have to attend the counselling process.

KEAM Counselling 2020

The admission will be made on the basis of candidate’s score. Candidates qualifying exam marks will also be considered. A Centralized Allotment Process will be started under Single Window System to offer admissions to the students in different courses & colleges.

KEAM 2020 counselling may start from last week of June 2020. The counselling will be held through online mode. During counselling, the applicants may opt for colleges and courses of their preferences. The allotment of seat will be done purely on the basis of candidate’s rank, category, choice-filled and availability of seats etc.

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