KARNATAKA COMMON ENTRANCE TEST (KCET); As the cancellation and postponement of all significant events continues in India due to an increase in the number of covid cases, the Karnatak administration has contributed to the list by announcing the postponement of the Common Entrance Test for various areas and streams in the state.
The CET is a competitive test administered by the state government for the purpose of admitting students to the first year or first semester of full-time undergraduate engineering, technology, yoga and naturopathy, agriculture science, and pharmacy programmes.
According to Indian Express, the executive director of the Karnataka Examinations Authority said on Wednesday that the KCET 2021 would now be held on August 28 and 29, while the Kannada Language Test will be held on August 30.
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Biology (first shift) and Mathematics (second shift) examinations will be held on August 28th, according to the revised timetable. Physics and Chemistry examinations, on the other hand, will now be held on August 29 in the first and second shifts, respectively.
The Kannada Language examination for Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga applicants will be held on August 30 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:50 a.m., with a second shift from 2:30 p.m. to 3:50 p.m.
The state’s CET had previously been set for July 7, 8, and 9, 2021. On July 7, biology and mathematics will be taught in the morning and afternoon shifts, respectively, and on July 8, physics and chemistry will be taught in the morning and afternoon shifts. The examination for Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga candidates was scheduled on July 9.
The Ministry of Education has already urged all government financed institutes and universities to postpone offline tests slated for May.The government has issued an order that all central universities and institutes, like as IITs, NITs, and IIITs, must follow.
In a letter to all heads of centrally financed institutions, Higher Education Secretary Amit Khare stated that online tests and others may continue. He further stated that the offline examination decision would be revisited in the first week of June.