Karnataka Religious & Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association Common Entrance Test

Karnataka Religious & Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association Common Entrance Test

Mode of ExamOffline
Level of ExamState Level

About KRLMPCA CET 2023

KRLMPCA CET 2023 is an entrance examination conducted by the Karnataka Religious & Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association (KRLMPCA) for selecting deserving candidates for  Engineering programmes being offered at nine participating Engineering institutes. Anjuman Institute of Technology and Management, Bhatkal; Canara Engineering College, Mangalore; Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Bidar; HMS Institute of Technology, Tumkur; Khaja Banda Nawaz College of Engineering, Gulbarga; KCT Engineering College, Gulbarga; New Horizon College of Engineering, Bangalore; P.A. College of Engineering, Mangalore and the Oxford College of Engineering, Bangalore are the participating institutes of KRLMPCA CET 2023. KRLMPCA CET 2023 will be conducted on August 9(postponed). Online counselling will be conducted by the KRLMPCA at its member institutes for the aspirant receiving rank in KRLMPCA CET 2023. Seats will be  allotted to the aspirants on the basis of their rank, preferred course and Institute.

KRLMPCA CET 2023 Highlights

Full Exam Name

Karnataka Religious and Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association Common Entrance Test

Short Exam Name


Conducting Body

Karnataka Religious and Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association

Frequency of Conduct

Once a year

Exam Level

State Level Exam



Mode of Application

Offline / Online

Application Fee (General)

1000 Rs [Offline]

Mode of Exam


Mode of Counselling


Participating Colleges


Exam Duration

3 Hours

Number of Seats

1477 Seats

KRLMPCA CET 2023 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline and Online

Mode of Payment : Demand Draft

Candidates who are willing to participate in KRLMPCA CET 2023 will have to fill the online application form and submit it within the given time-frame.  Those candidates who fill the application form correctly, provide the desired complete information and submit the KRLMPCA CET 2023 form in stipulated time will be allowed to take part in the examination.

Application process will be divided in three steps.

Step 1 - The first step involves the process of filling the personal information and information related with academic qualification. Candidates have to be ready with the relevant information so that they could fill the form in one go without any trouble.

Required Personal Information

  • Candidate name
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Contact no.
  • Address
  • E-mail id
  • Photograph
  • Religion
  • Community
  • Course
  • Exam Centres
  • Mother’s Name
  • Mother’s Occupation
  • Mother’s Income
  • Father’s Name
  • Father’s Occupation
  • Father’s Income
  • Mother Tongue
  • Category
  • Whether candidate is Resident of Karnataka state? If not, then provide name of your state?

Academic information

  • Name of the School/college
  • Marks of Class XII
  • Marks in subjects
  • Mark sheets of Class X and XII
  • Average of marks obtained in PCM/ PCB

Step 2 - Once candidates are done with filling the relevant information in the application form, they have to download the application form and take print-out of this form and proceed towards the payment process. A copy of the application form should be retained by the candidates till the end of the admission process, A demand draft of Rs. 1000/- favouring KRLMPCA and payable at Bangalore has to be submitted.

Step 3 - Candidates have to send the complete form by speed post/private courier in a manner so that it reaches the below given address on or before the last date of receiving filled downloaded application.

“The Secretary,
Karnataka Religious and Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association (REGD) (K.R.L.M.P.C.A)
Flat No.143, 4th floor, “SURYAMUKHI” Garden Apartments,
# 21, Vittal Mallya Road, Bangalore-560 001, Karnataka”

Required Documents

  • Proof of date of birth
  • Mark sheet of Calls XII
  • Demand draft
  • Candidate's photo similar to the one uploaded in the application form.

Application Fees






SC, ST, General, OBC



Male, Female, Transgender

₹ 1000

KRLMPCA CET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

KRLMPCA has laid down certain eligibility criteria for the candidates. Only those candidates will be allowed to take part in the KRLMPCA CET 2023 who fulfil all those. Candidates are  also advised to read the eligibility criteria of KRLMPCA CET 2023 before applying.

  • Candidates should have passed PUC (Pre University Certificate)/12th or equivalent qualifying exam with a minimum  of 45% marks.
  • Should have studied Physics, Mathematics as compulsory subjects and Chemistry/Electronics/Computer Science/Biology/Bio-Technology as optional subject in the qualifying exam with English as a Language subject.
  • Candidates who are awaiting for the class 12 result can also apply

KRLMPCA CET Syllabus 2023

Students should prepare for the entrance exam through the officially prescribed syllabus. The  syllabus of KRLMPCA CET 2023 includes standard 2nd PUC/ Class 12 syllabus of Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry. The examination will have 60 questions each from all three subjects totalling to 180. The exam will not  be having any negative marking and one mark will be awarded for every correct answer.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Original KRLMPCA CET admission ticket
  • Score card
  • One passport size photo
  • Certificate of class 10 for the proof of date of birth 
  • Mark sheet of class 12
  • Minority certificate, If applicable
  • KRLMPCA CET Participating Institutes 2023


Name of the Institute


The Oxford College of Engineering - Bangalore


P.A. College of Engineering - Mangalore


New Horizon College of Engineering - Bangalore


KCT Engineering College - Gulbarga


Khaja Banda Nawaz College of Engineering - Gulbarga


HMS Institute of Technology - Tumkur


Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College - Bidar


Canara Engineering College - Mangalore


Anjuman Institute of Technology and Management - Bhatkal


Bearys Institute of Technology, Mangalore


Application Start Date :

23rd March 2023

Application End Date :

29th April 2023

Exam Date :

25th May 2023

Result Date :

6th June 2023

Conducted By :

Karnataka Religious and Linguistic Minority Professional Colleges Association

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