KEAM 2020 – Check Latest Examination Updates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

KEAM 2020 Registration will begin in the month of February 2020. The exam will be conducted by the Commissioner of Entrance Exam run by the government of Kerala. It is a state-level entrance exam. All eligible and interested student can apply for KEAM 2020. Through KEAM 2020 you will get admission in Engineering/Architecture/Pharmacy/Medical & Allied courses in the state of Kerala. The student will get admission to these courses on the basis of performance in the entrance exam. We will update all information related to KEAM 2020 in this article. The information includes KEAM 2020 Important Dates, Application Form, KEAM Syllabus, etc.

About KEAM 2020

The student will need to visit the official website to fetch all the information regarding the examination and admission as well. You can also check KEAM 2020 important detail in the table here.

Name of the Exam Kerala Engineering Architecture Medical
Commonly Known as KEAM
Conducting Body Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala
Exam Level State Level
Mode of Exam Offline
Category Undergraduate
Courses Offered B.Tech
Duration of Course 4 Years
Official Website

KEAM 2020 Dates

If you are preparing for KEAM 2020 then you must know all the dates of the important events. You will keep aware of every upcoming event by knowing the dates mentioned in this section. Check KEAM 2020 dates in the following table.

        Name of the Event      Tentative Dates
KEAM 2020 Registration Date 1st week of February 2020
Closing of application form In the last week of February 2020
Last date to submit printout of application along with supporting documents Last week of February 2020
Availability of Hall Ticket 2nd week of April 2020
KEAM Exam Date 2020 4th week of April 2020
Releasing of answer key 4th week of April 2020
Announcement of result 3rd week of May 2020
Starting of counseling 4th week of June 2020

KEAM 2020 – Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria gives information to the student whether he/she will be eligible or not eligible to apply for the KEAM 2020 exam. You must fulfill all terms of KEAM eligibility criteria to apply for the exam. Students can check KEAM eligibility criteria in the following table.

General Eligibility Criteria

It will be same for all the courses.

KEAM Age Limit
  • Must have completed 17 years of age as on the 31st December 2020.
  • No upper age limit for Engineering, Architecture and B.Pharma Courses.
  • Indian citizens will be eligible for admission to professional courses. Peeples of Indian Origin (PIO)/ Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) can also apply.
  • Students seeking admission to Professional Degree courses will be categorized as Keralite, Non-Keralite Category I (NK I) and Non-Keralite Category II (NK II).

Educational Qualification

Academic Qualification varies from course to course. You can check educational qualification required according to the course in the following table.

For Architecture
  •  Must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized Board with Mathematics as a subject by securing 50% marks in aggregate.
  • OR 10+3 Diploma (any stream) with 50% aggregate marks with Mathematics as one of the subjects of the examination.
  • OR International Baccalaureate Diploma, after 10 years of schooling, with not less than 50% marks in aggregate and with Mathematics as compulsory subject of examination.
  • The student who will score the minimum eligibility marks in NATA 2020 will be considered for admission to B. Arch. course.
For Engineering
  • A student should pass 12th from Kerala, or Examinations recognized as equivalent thereto, with 50% marks in Mathematics separately, and 50 % marks in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry put together.
  • Must have passed Higher Secondary Examination with 45% are eligible for admission under Management Quota in Private Self Financing Engineering Colleges/Government Controlled Self Financing Engineering Colleges.
For Medical and Allied Courses
  • MBBS/BDS/BSMS – Aspirant must pass in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology in the 12th with 50% marks in Biology/Biotechnology separately, and 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology put together.
  • BAMS/ BHMS – Must have passed in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Biology in 12thwith 50% marks in Biology separately, and 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology put together.
  • BUMS – Aspirant must have passed in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the Intermediate (10+2) or its equivalent examination with 50% aggregate marks in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology and 50% marks in Biology separately.
  • B. Pharma – Must have passed 10+2 with 50% marks in Biology/Mathematics separately and 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Mathematics put together.

KEAM 2020 Application Form

The application form for the KEAM will release in the ist week of February 2020. You can apply until last week of February 2020. In the KEAM 2020 Application Form, you will need to enter your personal details like Name, Father’s Name, Address, Valid Email id, Mobile Number, etc. Aspirants are requested to enter all details in the KEAM Application form as per certificate records.

Hall Ticket

Only those student will be able to download admit card who successfully apply for KEAM 2020. Hall Ticket is the only identity through which candidate gets an entry in the examination hall. No student will be allowed to appear in the exam without admit card. The conducting body will not send admit card separately to any student. You will require to visit the official website to download your admit card.

KEAM 2020 Question Paper Pattern

Exam Pattern will help you in the preparation of the exam. By knowing exam pattern student will get an idea of the difficulty level of the KEAM question paper. Check exam pattern in the following table.

  • Mode of Exam – Pen and Paper Based
  • Exam Timing –  2 hrs 30 minutes
  • Question Type –  Multiple Choice Question
  • Total number of questions – 120
  • Papers – The exam will be consisting of two papers, i.e. Paper 1 (Physics & Chemistry) & Paper 2 (Mathematics).
  • Total Marks – 480
  • Marking Scheme – 4 marks will be allotted for each correct response and minus 1 for each incorrect response


All student who are preparing for the KEAM 2020 exam must know syllabus. By knowing syllabus students will get an idea of their stronger and weaker topics. KEAM syllabus varies from course to course. You can check the full detailed syllabus of KEAM 2020 at the official website.

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KEAM 2020 Answer Key

After completion of the exam student will eagerly wait for the release of the answer key. The KEAM 2020 official final answer key will be released by the CEE, Kerala. With the help of the Answer Key, you can calculate your score in the exam. Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE) Kerala will release answer key in the form of pdf. Answer key consists of the correct answers to all of the questions which will be asked in the entrance examination. By knowing the correct answers through KEAM Answer Key the candidates will be able to calculate their probable scores before the announcement of the results.

KEAM 2020 – Cut Off

Cut off is the minimum marks set by conducting authorities to clear the exam, There are various factors on which KEAM 2020 Cut Off will depend. Only those student will make their name in the merit list of KEAM 2020 who successfully clear cut off marks. We will update KEAM cut off here for the ease of our readers. Cut off will depend on the 3 factors mentioned below.

  • Number of Applicants
  • Number of Available Seats
  • The difficulty level of the question paper


CEE, Kerala will announce KEAM 2020 result in online mode. It will declare on the official website. You will require application number and password at the login portal to check KEAM 2020 result. The result will consist of marks obtained in each subject (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics), candidate’s name, roll number, and qualifying marks. The authorities will also release the KEAM rank list which will prepare on the basis of class XII scores and marks in the ratio 50:50.

KEAM 2020 Counselling

The admission to all the courses will be given on the basis of performance in the entrance test through the counseling process. The conducting body will publish the admission/counseling schedule on their website. Students can check it through online mode. The KEAM 2020 counseling will start from the fourth week of June 2020. The common counseling will be done by the CEE through online mode. Aspirants have to fill their preference at the time of counseling.