KEAM 2019: Counselling, Schedule, Seat Allotment, Admission Process

KEAM 2019KEAM 2019 3rd Seat Allotment has been released. The examination is regulated by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala. The CEE organize entrance exam only for admission to the engineering & pharmacy courses in Kerala state. It will not conduct any examination for B.Arch and Medical & Allied courses. The admission into medical & allied courses will be done on the basis of NEET score. For architecture, students have to qualify NATA examination. The authority only organize Centralized Allotment Process (CAP) for architecture and medical & allied courses. In this article, we have mentioned complete information about KEAM 2019.

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KEAM 2019 Notifications

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KEAM 2019 Result has been declared on 21st May 2019. Check here for result details.

KEAM 2019 Answer Key for paper 1 & 2 has been released. Candidates can submit their objections regarding answer key till 8th May 2019. Check here for answer key details.

KEAM 2019 Admissions in Medical & Allied courses (MBBS, BDS, Ayurveda, Homoeo, Siddha, Unani, Agriculture, Veterinary, Forestry, Fisheries) will be done through NEET scores.

Courses Offered

  • Engineering Courses: B.Tech [including B.Tech. (Agriculture Engineering/Food Engineering & Technology/Dairy Technology/Food Technology /Food Science & Technology)]
  • Medical Courses: MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS.
  • Allied Courses: B.Sc (Hons.) Agriculture, B.Sc (Hons.) Forestry, BVSc. & AH, BFSc.
  • Architecture Course: B.Arch.
  • Pharmacy Course: B.Pharm.

KEAM 2019 Exam Dates

Check this section for official dates for engineering, architecture, medical & allied courses:

Online Application Release3rd February 2019
Last date for submission of application including Fee payment4th March 2019
Last date to make correction7th March 2019
Last date for receipt of printout of application along with supporting documents31st march 2019
Admit Card Release16th April 2019
KEAM Exam Date 2019 (Engineering Exam)2nd & 3rd May 2019
Answer Key Publish4th May 2019
Last date to submit objections8th May 2019
Declaration of Results21st May 2019
Rank lists release10th June 2019
Counselling Starts17th June 2019

KEAM 2019 Answer Key

The authority has published the answer keys of both the papers through online mode. KEAM answer Key 2019 has been issued from 4th May 2019.

If any candidates have any objection/complaint against answer keys, they should contact the officials along with supporting documents.

KEAM Result 2019

After a few days of the engineering examination, the result has been declared by the authority. KEAM 2019 result has been declared on 21st May 2019 through online mode.

The authority has release separate KEAM rank lists 2019 for engineering courses. It has been announced on 10th June 2019.

The authority also publish separate category wise lists for each course on the basis of rank lists.

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KEAM cut-off 2019

KEAM Counselling 2019

The admission to the engineering courses is done on the basis of merit by giving equal weightage of 50:50 to the marks secured in exam & the marks secured in PCM subject together (qualifying exam).

The Centralized Allotment Process is done through the Single Window System (SWS) to offer allotments to various courses & colleges.

The KEAM 2019 counselling has been started from the 17th June 2019 through online mode. Candidates have to fill choices of courses & colleges as per their preferences.

The seat are allotted to the candidates on the basis of filled options, category, rank, availability of seats, etc.

KEAM 2020

KEAM 2020 will be conducted for admission into engineering courses. It is  organized every year by the Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE), Kerala. It is a state level examination. The application form filling process will be started from first week of February 2020.

KEAM Admit Card 2019

The admit cards for KEAM exam can be downloaded through online mode from the official website.

Candidates can get the admit card from 16th April 2019. KEAM 2019 admit card does not sent by post or any other mode.

KEAM Hall Ticket 2019 can be downloaded by entering the application number and date of birth.

FAQ’s (Most Asked Question)

Answer: The application has been issued through online mode only.
Answer: There is an application status bar in the home page of the application. “Received at CEE” status will become in green color tick mark when the application received by the CEE office. Moreover, a message also sent to your mobile phone regarding receiving status.
Answer: (i) If duly filled & signed course certificate & nativity certificate in the prescribed format are not attached along with the print copy of application.
(ii) If printout copy of the application & supported document reaches after the last date.


  • Nativity Certificate.
  • SSLC or equivalent certificate.
  • Class 12th/B.Sc Passing Certificate & MarkSheet.
  • Course Certificate (If appearing).
  • Income Certificate (Except SC/ST/OEC category).
  • Inter-Caste marriage certificate (If applicable).
  • Community Certificate.
  • Non-Creamy Layer Certificate.
  • Medical Certificate.
Answer: There will be no provision to retrieve the application number. If you do not complete the Payment section of online application, a new registration will be done and you will get a new application number.
Answer: Candidate should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December 2019.

KEAM 2019 Application Form

  • KEAM registration 2019 has been started from 3rd February 2019.
  • Candidates are able to fill the KEAM 2019 online application only through online mode.
  • Candidates have to fill only one application for admission to any or all of the course.
  • The last date to fill the application will be 4th March 2019.
  • The authority has offered the application form correction facility via online mode.
  • At the time of form filling, candidates have to upload photograph, signature & left-hand thumb impression.
  • Candidates must keep safe the print copy of the filled application form for future references.

Application Fee:

Candidates have to deposit Rs. 700 (Rs. 300 for SC candidates) for Engineering only/ B.Pharm only/both. Candidates who belong to ST category, they are exempted from payment of application fee. The fee can be paid by credit card/debit card/internet banking or e-challan.

The application fee for various courses is mentioned below:

CoursesApplication Fee
(a) Engineering only/ B.Pharm only/ bothRs. 700Rs. 300
(b) Architecture only/Medical only/ bothRs. 500Rs. 200
Both (a) & (b)Rs. 900Rs. 400
Dubai Examination CentreRs. 12000 + application feeRs. 12000 + application feeRs. 12000
Check here – How to Fill KEAM 2019 Application Form

KEAM Eligibility Criteria 2019

Check this section to know about complete eligibility criteria:


  • Indian Nationals/PIO/OCI candidates can apply.
  • Candidates seeking admission to these courses will be categorized as Keralite, Non-Keralite Category I (NK I) & Non-Keralite Category II (NK II).

Age Criteria:

  • The minimum age limit should be 17 years as on 31st December 2019.
  • There will be no upper age limit to apply.

Qualification Criteria:

EngineeringQualifying Exam: Pass Higher Secondary or its equivalent examination.

Minimum Marks: Pass above exam with 50% marks in mathematics separately & in PCM subject together.

Relaxation: 5% relaxation in minimum marks for reserved category candidates.

Medical & Allied (MBBS, BDS, Ayurveda, Homoeopathy, Siddha, Unani, Agriculture, Veterinary, Fisheries, and Forestry)At the state level, no entrance exam will be organized.

Qualify NEET exam & satisfy the nativity conditions stipulated in KEAM 2019.

ArchitectureQualify National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) examination.

KEAM Exam Pattern

The exam pattern complete details are given below:

  • Papers: The examination will be consisting of two papers, i.e. PAPER 1 (Physics & Chemistry) & PAPER 2 (Mathematics).
  • Duration: The exam duration will be 2½ hours for each paper.
  • Mode: The examination will be organized through offline mode.
  • Type of Questions: In the examination, total 120 multiple choice questions will be asked.
  • Marks: The question paper will be of 480 marks.
  • Marking Scheme: For the correct answer, four marks will be allotted to the candidates.
  • Negative Marking: For the incorrect answer, one mark will be deducted.
  • Exam Centres: Kerala, Mumbai, New Delhi & Dubai.
PapersSubjectsNumber of QuestionsTime Allotted
PAPER 1Physics & Chemistry1202½ hours
PAPER 2Mathematics1202½ hours
Total2405 hours

Note: Candidates applying for admission to B.Pharm Course will have to write Paper-I (Physics & Chemistry) of the Engineering Entrance Examination.

KEAM 2019 Syllabus

The syllabus is comprised of Higher Secondary or equivalent examination subjects. It contains topics & chapters of class 12th subjects, i.e. Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics.

The KEAM syllabus 2019 has been prescribed by the CEE, Kerala. Questions are not based on NCERT textbook & any other textbook.

Preparation Tips

Here, we are providing some preparation tips to qualify the examination:

  • Make a proper schedule for studies on a daily basis & follow it strictly.
  • Select the best study materials & books for studies which are familiar with exam pattern & syllabus.
  • Practice mock test for a good result.
  • Solve sample papers & previous years question papers.
  • Stay fit and takes proper sleep during the exam preparations.

If you have any query about KEAM 2019, you can leave your comments in the comment box.

Displaying 72 Comments
  1. Sourabh says:

    What we have to upload at birth date and nativity certificates

  2. Ganga vijayan says:

    How many Mark or rank to get admission in agriculture through neet in Kerala

  3. Mohammed says:

    I’m participating in mop up round of Kerala how much I have to pay if I get a medical seat in at that instant,i.e as counselling period to lock the college

  4. Hari says:

    Why couldn’t I access the engineering option registration facility in keam 2019 after the 2nd allotment?

  5. Aparna says:

    Sir,I’ve got allotment for B.pharm in the second round.If I didn’t join will I be considered for the next allotment.

  6. Raju says:

    Can a candidate can apply for MBBS and engineering this year

  7. Sneha s says:

    Second phase allowtment date????

  8. Deva says:

    When will be the ranklist of the keam medical in kerala will relise….? Plz tell me

  9. Devapriya Rajan says:

    When will be the ranklist of keam for medical&allied in kerala will publish…..?

  10. Priya says:

    When Should I Submit My Neet Score to Keam 2019, Please help me for this

  11. Surya says:

    When is neet score uploaded to keam

  12. Alma says:

    Can I pls give the details about keam Medical and allied courses.. How will enter marks of pls two in keam medical

  13. Samriti says:

    Sir.. Iam filling this keam for taking MBBS seat in Kerala.. and Iam non keralaite… I had done all the procedure.. but Iam stuck at uploading certificate.. please help with that.. I had seen your YouTube vedio also.. but there it is not mentioned that which certificate we have fill or not.. Iam from general categorie.. please help me.. please…

  14. sona says:

    can i add pharmacy in opted courses now

  15. mohd ali says:

    How can i apply for Agricultural courses

  16. Athulya KB says:

    I couldn’t provide income. Certificate along with the application form. What can I able to do? Please tell me a solution. It is necessary for applying scholarship.

  17. Athulya KB says:

    I couldn’t. able to provide. Income. Certificate along with the application form. So what Can do now

  18. Afsal K N says:

    what are the documents carry along with admit card at the time of exam.

  19. Your Name...Elsa George Kurian says:

    Can i appear only for paper1 as i have got 97perceentile in jee.Will I get admission in any engineering colleges

  20. Amelda says:

    My date of birth is incorrect. What should I do now??

  21. Haripriya says:

    There is a correction for my name in the application form.Can i correct it now?

  22. Athulya Mohan says:

    Is it compulsory to attend KEAM 2019 after registration.?

  23. DG says:

    Can a candidate who has applied for NEET under NRI category be eligible for Kerala state quota through KEAM?

  24. Daniya gafoor says:

    Sir, my name is daniya gafoor. Iam a plus two student. Sir i would like to apply for agricultural science entrance exam(medical allied course). But i haven’t applied for neet. So am i eligible to apply for keam for medical allied courses?

  25. Rajeevan says:

    My daughter born in KSA. Class 10 completed in oman doing plu s 2 in kerala. We parents gratuated in kerala. Which category she can apply for KEAM? Is she eligible to get nativity certificate? Please guide.

  26. Avinash says:

    I have filled keam 2019 registration form. Do I have to send confirmation page and other documents to CEE office?
    Please tell …

  27. Manoj. R says:

    While Iam applying online for Medical,Before uploading my cummuniny certificate, Iam taken confirmation page.Shall I upload my community certificate

  28. Sahla says:

    Did not upload thumb impression along with signature.I only uploaded photo and that a problem?

  29. Your Name... says:

    when is it possible when all catagories get under the same selection format no more reservation.

  30. Hafis Mohamed says:

    registered and paid but no image uploaded how i get that screen agn?

  31. R AJAYAKUMAR says:

    Can I add the engineering also after the completion of three steps of keam application in online

  32. Suresh says:

    What’s the time, that KEAM application will be released..

  33. Irfana says:

    How many chances for Keam.if there is more than three chances for Keam?

  34. Shaji george says:

    Sir, my son is in pala school- kerala from 11th onwards and is going to write for 12 th now. Till 10th was in abu dhabi. I want to know whether he should fill the keam form for veterinary???? We are kralite and he have adhaar card of kerala and kerala address proof in passport too.

  35. Ann Mary Peter says:

    I belong to Roman Catholic Christian community and I earn more than 7 lakhs per annum. Am I eligible for minority reservation?

  36. Kurupatinaveenkumar says:

    I am bipc student but there is no botany and zoology paper you give the che phy and mat

  37. Roshan says:

    For MBBS apply in KEAM

    What is the nativity condition stipulated in KEAM?

  38. Fadil says:

    I have applied for NEET 2019. For getting eligibility in Kerala any separate applicaion

  39. Your Name... says:

    I would like to get admission for Ayurveda. I didn’t appear neet. Would I get it on basis of Aiims and keam?

  40. Muhammad Safwan says:

    Which is best collage or university for Bsc physics

  41. VISHAL KUMAR says:

    Dear sir can you tell me in kEAM mbbs course is regular or distance or direct degree course.

  42. Shalan says:

    I want to study computer engineering in cet ..what is the cutoff rank or mark .
    Which are the best institutes in kerala for this course

  43. FILSIMOL P says:

    For medical,is it necessary to study +2 in Kerala itself

  44. Amina says:

    I want to study bsc agriculture course in kau. Whether I need to appy for keam? OR should i apply kau entrance?

  45. Abhishek says:

    For b pharma math is compulsory in entrance exam

  46. Adwaith says:

    How I will apply to write the agriculture entrance exam?

  47. Shazna Shakir says:

    I want to study B.Sc Physics. Should I apply for KEAM??

  48. M.K.ANANDAN says:

    My daughter in Abu Dhabi studying in plus two bio maths she would like to study bio medical engeering course. where we can get it all the certificate of Nativity, Community, Non-Creamy Layer, Income & Medical

  49. Darshan says:

    AP students can eligible for keam

  50. ADHILA AHMED says:

    I born and completed my study up to 12th STD in Oman. My parents are born and studied in Kerala. Can I apply in KEAM. IF YES under which category?

  51. INDHU says:

    A person is non keralite then his/her priority in KEAM ranking decreases?

  52. Abdul Rahman says:

    I am a medical candidate via NEET. why should i apply KEAM ? Please advise me

  53. Ashwini says:

    Whether original or copies of certificates(Nativity, Community, Non-Creamy Layer, Income & Medical) to be attached along with filled up application which is to be sent to the CEE office ?

  54. shiny joseph says:

    My daughter is now studying plus two computer science.I want to know she is eligible for apply B.pharm entrance

  55. Roja P C says:

    The daughter is now doing plu2 ,date of birth of is 13-03-2002. I want to know whether she is eligible for writing Keam 2019.

  56. Priya Jishnu says:

    My family including my son (studying in class 12) is staying in Vadodara, Gujarat as we are employed here. We belong to Kerala and would be coming back to settle there, have property in Kerala.
    Under which category would my son be eligible for Kerala Engineering Entrance Exam

  57. Rehan Ismail says:

    What age limit for BUMS admission.

  58. Thoufeeqa says:

    For keam pharmacy, should i needed to study mathematics? Is biology is included in keam pharmacy?

  59. Ishika prasad says:

    Where will be the center for the exam

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