COMEDK 2021 – Schedule, Syllabus, Test Centers, Important Highlights

The Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK) 2021 is constituted to conduct entrance tests for various undergraduate programmes in the state of Karnataka. The exam is a gateway to attain admissions to engineering and architecture courses, which are offered by more than 120 colleges/institutes that accept COMEDK scores. Candidates become eligible for admissions to over 20000 BTech and BArch seats that are on offer through the COMEDK exam. Every year, more than 70,000 candidates appear for the COMEDK exam.

COMEDK 2021 entrance exam was held on 14th September 2021. The exam conducting  authority has released the final COMEDK result at the official website – www.comedk.org on 26th September 2021.

The B.E and B.Tech admissions are done through Under Graduate Entrance Test (UGET) while admission to B.Arch courses are done through online counselling only. The COMEDK 2021 is an online computer-based entrance test, conducted at various centres across Karnataka. To know each and every detail on COMEDK 2021, candidates must go through this article below.  

Important Update

  • The COMEDK UGET 2021 final answer key was released on 23rd September 2021.
  • COMEDK UGET 2021 counselling schedule will be notified soon.Get latest exam updates

COMEDK 2021 – Event Schedule

EventsImportant Dates
Release of COMEDK UGET notification 2021
22 March 2021
Commencement of COMEDK application form 2021
22 March 2021
Release of COMEDK Mock Test over official website
15th April 2021
Extended date to apply for COMEDK UGET 2021
3rd August 2021
Commencement of application form correction 2021
5th August 2021
Last date for COMEDK form correction 2021
7th August 2021
Issuance of COMEDK Test admission ticket (admit card) 2021
30th August 2021
Last date to download COMEDK admit card 2021
13th September 2021
Exam Date for COMEDK 202114th September 2021
Release of COMEDK answer key 2021
17th September 2021
Last date for submitting challenges19th September 2021
Release of final COMEDK answer key 2021
23th September 2021
Release of COMEDK UGET result 202126th September 2021
Commencement of COMEDK counselling 2021
To be Announced

COMEDK 2021 – Courses Offered

Every year Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka conducts the COMEDK UGET to offer admission in a number of courses. Candidates can check the list of branches offered under B.E. by the constituent colleges of COMEDK 2021. 

  1. Aeronautical Engineering
  2. Aerospace Engineering
  3. Automation and Robotics Engineering
  4. Automobiles Engineering
  5. Biomedical Engineering
  6. Biotechnology
  7. Ceramic and Cement Technology
  8. Chemical Engineering
  9. Civil Engineering 
  10. Computer Science Engineering 
  11. Construction Tech and Management
  12. Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  13. Electronics and Communications Engineering   
  14. Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  15. Environmental Engineering
  16. Industrial Engineering and Management
  17. Industrial Engineering and Production
  18. Information Science
  19. Information Technology and Engineering
  20. Instrumentation Technology also known as Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  21. Manufacturing Science and Engineering
  22. Marine Engineering
  23. Mechanical Engineering
  24. Mechatronics Engineering
  25. Medical Electronics
  26. Mining Engineering
  27. Nanotechnology
  28. Telecommunication Engineering
  29. Textile Engineering

COMEDK 2021 – Eligibility Criteria

There is a set of eligibility norms for candidates applying for COMEDK 2021. Candidates need to fulfill the course-wise eligibility norms to move ahead with the admission process. Given below are the eligibility criteria for COMEDK 2021. 

UG ENGINEERING COURSES

  1. English should be a compulsory subject at 10+2 level. 
  2. Candidates must have scored at least 45% in Physics and Mathematics along with Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Electronics/Computer. 
  3. For SC, ST and OBC candidates of Karnataka state, the minimum aggregate marks needed are 40%.
  4. Candidates must have passed 10+2 at the time of counselling and admission. 
  5. Diploma candidates are not eligible to take the Entrance Test as there are no lateral entry admissions.

 UG ARCHITECTURE COURSES

  1. At the time of admission and counselling, a candidate must be 10+2 passed.
  2. A candidate must have secured 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (45% for SC, ST and OBC candidates of Karnataka). 

OR, candidates should have passed 10+3 Diploma examination with Mathematics as compulsory subject with at least overall 50% marks (45% for SC, ST and OBC candidates of Karnataka)

It is mandatory to qualify NATA 2021 or JEE Main 2021 (Paper 2) for B.Arch admission through COMEDK 2021. 

COMEDK 2021 – Registration

Once a candidate is sure that he/she is eligible to take the COMEDK 2021, he/she needs to register for COMEDK UGET 2021. Candidates will have to go through certain steps in order to register successfully. Go through the below steps to register for COMEDK 2021.

  1. Go to the official website of COMEDK i.e. comedk.org.
  2. On the homepage, click on the registration link.
  3. Enter general details like name of aspirant, email, phone number, date of birth. 
  4. Also, an ID proof number has to be provided such as Aadhar card, Driving License or PAN card. 
  5. Fill the CAPTCHA code and click on the β€˜Generate OTP’ button 

COMEDK 2021 – Application Process

Once a candidate has successfully registered, he/she needs to fill the COMEDK application form 2021. The application form is also available on the official website only.  Steps to fill and complete the online application form are given below. 

  • Step 1: Visit the official website which is comedk.org.
  • Step 2: Click on the link to apply for COMEDK 2021. 
  • Step 3: Go through the instructions given on the screen. 
  • Step 4: Login using the auto-generated application sequence number/ user ID and password.
  • Step 5: Complete the application process by filling in every detail required.
  • Step 6: Now, upload the documents i.e. photograph and signature. 
  • Step 7: Lastly, pay the application fee and submit the application form.
  • Step 8: Take a print of the application form for reference.

COMEDK 2021 – Application Fee

The application fee for COMEDK UGET 2021 is INR 1800 plus applicable convenience charges levied by the respective banks. The application fee for PCM- Both (COMEDK and UNI-GAUGE) is INR 2800 plus applicable convenience charges. This application fee is to be paid using online mode such as Credit card/Debit card/Net Banking.

COMEDK UG Application Fee 2021

Type of TransactionConvenience Charges/Fee
Payment using Credit Card/Debit CardsConvenience fee shall be between 1.05% and 1.15% of transaction amount (depending on the card) + GST on convenience charge as applicable
Payment using Net BankingConvenience fee shall be between INR 18 and INR 23 (may vary from bank to bank) + GST on convenience charge as applicable

COMEDK 2021 – Form Correction

The Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka facilitates the candidates with an application form correction window via the official website. Candidates who have made mistakes while filling the application form can rectify the same using this opportunity. However, candidates must not rely over the COMEDK application form correction window solely as only the specific fields can be rectified via online correction window. Candidates can use the application form window for making changes in the following areas:

  1. Uploaded images 
  2. Academic details

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COMEDK 2021 – Exam Pattern

To start preparing for any examination, candidates must know the pattern of the same. COMEDK UGET 2021 is an online computer-based examination conducted annually. All the details regarding the exam pattern of COMEDK UGET are provided in the tables below. Candidates are advised to go through the same to strategize their preparation accordingly.  

Exam Pattern for COMEDK UG 2021

ParticularsDetails
Mode of examinationComputer-Based Test (CBT)
Language of examinationEnglish
Type of questionMultiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Total duration180 Minutes (3 hours)
Marking Scheme+1 for every correct response; there is no negative marking.
Maximum Marks180

Subject wise details:

SubjectTotal number of Questions
Physics60
Chemistry60
Mathematics60
Total180

COMEDK 2021 – Syllabus

The COMEDK 2021 UGET is an entrance level exam for 12th passed or appearing candidates. Therefore, the syllabus for the exam is designed as per the NCERT text books of class 11th and 12th. The subject-wise syllabus of COMEDK UGET 2020 is given below:  

PHYSICS

  1. Electrostatics: Electric Charges and Fields,
  2. Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance
  3. Electromagnetic Waves
  4. Thermal and Chemical Effects 
  5. Oscillations
  6. Electrostatics
  7. Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation,
  8. Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
  9. Optics

CHEMISTRY

  1. Solid State
  2. Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
  3. Polymers
  4. Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
  5. Surface Chemistry
  6. Solutions
  7. Chemical Kinetics
  8. Nuclear chemistry

MATHEMATICS

  1. Matrices and determinants
  2. Probability
  3. Calculus
  4. Circles
  5. Relations and Functions
  6. Applications of Derivatives
  7. Applications of the Integrals

COMEDK 2021 – Mock Test

  1. In order to make the candidates familiar with the pattern of computer-based tests, the authority provides mock test series for them. 
  2. These mock tests for COMEDK UGET 2021 will be made available online on the official website only. 
  3. There are as many as six mock tests available for candidates to practice exactly in sync with the COMEDK UGET exam pattern. 
  4. Therefore, it is advised to candidates that they must take these mock tests (to be made available on the official website).   

 COMEDK 2021 – Admit Card

  1. The admit card for COMEDK UGET 2021 is also known as the Test Admission Ticket (TAT). It was released on the 30th of August 2021.
  2. Candidates require to download this admit card using their login credentials. Further, it must be kept in mind that under any circumstances, candidates will not get the COMEDK 2021 admit card offline through post.  
  3. It is important for every candidate to carry a hardcopy of this admit card while heading towards the examination center. 
  4. There are many important details on the admit card that must be verified before downloading it and taking its hard copy.  
  5. In case of any discrepancy in the COMEDK 2021 hall ticket, the same must be conveyed to the authority before the commencement of examination.

COMEDK 2021 – Test Centers

The test centers designated to conduct the COMEDK UGET 2021 exam are listed below. Candidates need to fill some choices of test centers as per their preference in the application form. From the list of centers given below, candidates must mark their preferences.

COMEDK UGET 2021 Test Cities 

Exam CityExam CityExam City
Port BlairJamshedpurThane
AnantapurRanchiMumbai/Navi Mumbai
BhimavaramBagalkotImphal
ChittoorBallari(Bellary)Shillong
GunturBelagavi(Belgaum)Bhubaneswar
KadapaBengaluruRourkela
KakinadaBidarSambalpur
KurnoolChikballapurJalandhar
NelloreChikkamagaluruLudhiana
PutturDavanagereMohali
RajahmundryDharwadPatiala
TirupathiGadagAjmer
VijayawadaHaliyalAlwar
VisakhapatnamHassanBikaner
Itanagar/NaharlagunHaveriJaipur
DibrugarhHubballi(Hubli)Jodhpur
GuwahatiKalaburagi(Gulbarga)Kota
JorhatKolarSikar
SilcharMandyaSriganganagar
ArrahMangaluru(Mangalore)Udaipur
AurangabadMysuru(Mysore)Gangtok
BhagalpurRaichurChennai
Bihar SharifShivamogga(Shimoga)Coimbatore
DarbhangaTumakuru(Tumkur)Kanyakumari/Nagercoil
GayaUdupiMadurai
MuzaffarpurVijayapura(Bijapur)Salem
PatnaAlappuzhaThanjavur
PurneaErnakulamHyderabad
SamastipurKannurAgartala
ChandigarhKasaragodAgra
Bhilai And DurgKollamAligarh
BilaspurKottayamAllahabad
RaipurKozhikodeBareilly
DelhiMalappuramGhaziabad
MapusaThiruvananthapuramKanpur
PanajiThrissurLucknow
AhmedabadBhopalMeerut
GandhinagarChhindwaraMoradabad
RajkotGunaMuzaffarnagar
SuratGwaliorNoida/Greater Noida
VadodaraIndoreVaranasi
AmbalaJabalpurDehradun
FaridabadSagarHaridwar
GurugramSatnaRoorkee
HisarUjjainAsansol
KarnalAurangabadBardhaman
ShimlaKolhapurDurgapur
JammuNagpurHooghly
SrinagarNashikHowrah
BokaroPuneKolkata
DhanbadSangliSiliguri
HazaribaghSatara

COMEDK 2021 – Answer Key

  1. The examination conducting body will release a provisional and then a final answer key after the COMEDK 2021 examination is conducted. 
  2. The answer key helps the candidates estimate their COMEDK UGET score prior to the official result declaration.  
  3. The provisional answer key for COMEDK will be released on the official website after a few days of the examination. If a candidate has a firm belief about discrepancy in any of the answers provided in this provisional answer key released, he/she can challenge the same. 
  4. Once all the challenges are made, the authority will go through them. In case the challenges are found legitimate, the answer key will be corrected and published again as the final answer key for COMEDK 2021.   

COMEDK 2021 – Result 

  1. Once the final answer key for COMEDK 2021 has been published online, the result will be declared on the official website. 
  2. The COMEDK result will be as per the score obtained by a candidate in the examination. 
  3. In order to check the result, candidates will have to visit the official website and login with the help of the credentials generated at the time of registration. 
  4. Every candidate will also get a separate rank card online to download.  
  5. Once the result for COMEDK 2021 is released, candidates who qualify will be selected and called for the further admission process of the state. 

Candidates can check their respective COMEDK Result 2021 here.

COMEDK 2021 – Merit List

After the declaration of result, the authority will generate a merit list as per the score obtained by the candidates. The merit list will be published online on the official website. Candidates will have to search their roll number and name in the list generated by the authority. As per the rank of candidates in the merit list, they will be called for the counselling round for admission to various colleges participating in the COMEDK 2021.

TIE-BREAKING CRITERIA: If in case two or more candidates have the same score in COMEDK 2021, the tie will be resolved as per the process given below.  

  1. The principle of least negative responses (number of wrong answers) in a) Physics, b) Mathematics and c) Chemistry, followed by
  2. Aggregate marks in Physics and Chemistry in COMEDK UGET 2020, followed by
  3. Marks in Mathematics in the Entrance Test, followed by
  4. Age of the Candidate – The older candidate will be preferred over the younger one

COMEDK 2021 – Counselling 

  1. Once the result and merit list for COMEDK 2021 are out, a centralised counselling process will be conducted by the authority. 
  2. Only those candidates who have their name and roll number in the merit list can participate in the single-window counseling process. 
  3. Also, candidates must carry the documents required to be verified at the counselling process. 
  4. If a candidate is willing to take admission in the B.Arch courses, he/she will have to qualify NATA or JEE Main (Paper 2). However, the B.Arch applicants will have to fill the application form for COMEDK 2020 and apply for the counselling process. Only then will they get a seat in the state colleges of Karnataka. 

COMEDK 2021 – Participating Institutes

Candidates will be eligible for admission in the constituent colleges of COMEDK only. Member institutes (also known as participating institutes) participate in the COMEDK counselling process to offer admission to the candidates who qualify UGET 2020. Candidates can check some of the member institutes of COMEDK 2021 here:

  1. Alliance College of Engineering and Design, Alliance University
  2. Vidya Vikas Institute of Engineering and Technology
  3. Smt.Kamala and Sri Venkappa M.Agadi College of Engineering andTechnology
  4. Rao Bahadur Y.Mahabaleswarappa Engineering College
  5. KLE Dr. M S Sheshgiri College of Engineering and Technology
  6. J.S.S. Mahavidyapeetha JSS Science and Technology University
  7. Dayananda Sagar Academy of Technology and Management
  8. BLDEA’s V.P.Dr.P.G.Halakatti College of Engineering and Technology
  9. Alva’s Institute of Engineering and Technology
  10. Appa Institute of Engineering and Technology
  11. Adichunchanagiri Institute Of Technology
  12. East Point College of Engineering and Technology
  13. G.S.S.S. Institute of Engineering and Technology for Women
  14. KLS’s. Vishwanathrao Deshpande Institute of Technology
  15. Mangalore Institute of Technology and Engineering

COMEDK – FAQs

Q. COMEDK UGET 2021 exam will be conducted in which language?

Ans: Candidates will be asked questions in English language only. No other medium is available other than English for COMEDK 2021 UGET.

Q. What will happen in case there is some problem with the computer during the COMEDK UGET examination 2021?

Ans: There will be extra systems available at the examination centre to resolve such troubles. The time lost in change of system will be compensated by the authority as each and every second will be recorded by the server.

Q. Can I upload a black and white photograph in the COMEDK UGET registration form?

Ans: No, candidates will have to upload a color photograph. Photographs to be uploaded must not be older than three months of the upload date.

Q. Will I get a refund for the amount that I deposit to challenge an answer in the answer key of COMEDK UGET 2021?

Ans: Candidates will be entitled for a refund only if the objections raised by them are found genuine by the committee. The refund will be issued after the conclusion of COMEDK 2021 process.

Q. Will I get the hardcopy of the question booklet after the COMEDK UGET examination 2021?

Ans: The questions in the COMEDK 2021 will appear on the computer screen along with the answer options. Candidates will not get any question booklet.

Q. Can only the students from the state of Karnataka apply for COMEDK?

Ans: No, candidates from all the states of India are eligible to apply for admission through COMEDK examination in the state colleges of Karnataka.

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