The Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE) conducts Kerala Engineering Architecture Medical (KEAM) entrance exam to offer admission into Engineering, Architecture, Pharmacy, Medical & Allied programmes. The application form usually opens in February every year. Read this post for more crucial information regarding upcoming KEAM exam.
KEAM Eligibility Criteria
Confirm your eligibility here:
Age Criteria: Candidates should be at least 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission. No one can avail relaxation in minimum age criteria. The authority has not prescribed upper age criteria for Engineering, B.Pharm and Architecture programmes. In case of Medical and Allied programmes, candidates need to follow the age criteria prescribed for NEET UG.
- Engineering: 10+2 with Physics, Math and Biology/Chemistry/Biotechnology/Computer Science with securing 45% marks.
- Sc.(Hons.)Agri, BFSc, B.Sc.(Hons) Foresty: 10+2 with securing 50% marks in aggregate in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
- Sc.: 10+2 with Chemistry, Physics, Zoology, Botany or Biotechnology.
- Arch: Diploma with Mat or 10+2 with PCM with 50% marks.
- BAMS, MBBS, BDS: 10+2 with 50% marks in Chemistry, Physics, English and Biology or Biotechnology.
How to Apply for KEAM?
Candidates can fill and submit KEAM application form through CEE official website i.e. www.cee.kerala.gov.in. They need to apply for all programmes including MBBS, BDS, Other Medical & Allied courses, B.Pharm, Engineering and Architecture. Here is the procedure to apply for KEAM below:
Step 1: Complete the one time registration process by entering basic information and generate login credential.
Step 2: Fill rest part of the application by entering your personal, education and mailing information. After entering information get a preview and submit the application form. No modification would be allowed once you have saved the application.
Step 3: Make payment of application fee using debit card/credit card/internet banking/e-challan.
|(a)||Engineering only/ B.Pharm only/both||700||300||NO|
|(b)||Architecture only/Medical & Allied only/both||500||200||NO|
|(c)||Both (a) & (b)||900||400||NO|
Step 4: Upload scanned copy of your photograph and signature. Both the images should be in JPEG format.
Step 5: After completing all of the aforesaid steps, take a printout of the confirmation page and kept it safe for future use.
KEAM Exam Pattern
Go through the prescribed exam pattern for KEAM:
KEAM exam includes only MCQ type questions. There will be two papers- Paper I will be of Physics & Chemistry and Paper 2 will be of Mathematics. 150 minutes would be provided for each paper in which candidates have to solve 120 questions. 4 marks will be added for every correct attempt and 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong attempt.
|Paper||Subjects||No. of Questions||Timing|
|Paper I||Physics & Chemistry||120||2.5 hours|
|Paper II||Mathematics||120||2.5 hours|
|Total||240 questions||5 hours|
Go through the prescribed syllabus for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics:
- UNIT I: ALGEBRA
- UNIT II : TRIGONOMETRY
- UNIT III: GEOMETRY
- Unit IV: STATISTICS
- UNIT V : CALCULUS
- UNIT I: PHYSICAL WORLD AND MEASUREMENT
- UNIT II: KINEMATICs
- UNIT III: LAWS OF MOTION
- UNIT IV: WORK, ENERGY AND POWER
- UNIT V: MOTION OF SYSTEM OF PARTICLES AND RIGID BODY
- UNIT VI: GRAVITATION
- UNIT VII: PROPERTIES OF BULK MATTER
- UNIT VIII: THERMODYNAMICS
- UNIT IX: BEHAVIOUR OF PERFECT GAS AND KINETIC THEORY
- UNIT X: OSCILLATIONS AND WAVES
- UNIT XI: ELECTROSTATICS
- UNIT XII: CURRENT ELECTRICITY
- UNIT XIII: MAGNETIC EFFECTS OF CURRENT AND MAGNETISM
- UNIT XIV: ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION AND ALTERNATING CURRENTS
- UNIT XV: ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES
- UNIT XVI: OPTICS
- UNIT XVII: DUAL NATURE OF MATTER AND RADIATION
- UNIT XVIII: ATOMS AND NUCLEI
- UNIT XIX: ELECTRONIC DEVICES
- UNIT XX: COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS
- UNIT 1: SOME BASIC CONCEPTS OF CHEMISTRY
- UNIT 2: STRUCTURE OF ATOM
- UNIT 3: CLASSIFICATION OF ELEMENTS AND PERIODICITY IN PROPERTIES
- UNIT 4: CHEMICAL BONDING AND MOLECULAR STRUCTURE
- UNIT 5: STATES OF MATTER: GASES , LIQUIDS AND SOLIDS
- UNIT 6: THERMODYNAMICS
- UNIT 7: EQUILIBRIUM
- UNIT 8 : REDOX REACTIONS AND ELECTROCHEMISTRY
- UNIT 9 : SOLUTIONS
- UNIT 10: CHEMICAL KINETICS
- UNIT 11: SURFACE CHEMISTRY
- UNIT 12: HYDROGEN AND S- BLOCK ELEMENTS (ALKALI AND ALKALINE EARTH METALS)
- UNIT 13: P-BLOCK ELEMENT
- UNIT 14: D AND F BLOCK ELEMENTS
- UNIT 15: COORDINATION COMPOUNDS
- UNIT 16: GENERAL PRINCIPLES AND PROCESSES OF ISOLATION OF ELEMENTS
- UNIT 17: ORGANIC CHEMISTRY – SOME BASIC PRINCIPLES AND TECHNIQUES
- UNIT 18: HYDROCARBONS
- UNIT 19: HALOALKANES AND HALOARENES
- UNIT 20: ALCOHOLS, PHENOLS AND ETHERS
- UNIT 21: ALDEHYDES, KETONES AND CARBOXYLIC ACI
- UNIT 22: ORGANIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING NITROGEN
- UNIT 23: BIOMOLECULES
- UNIT 24: POLYMERS
- UNIT 25: CHEMISTRY IN EVERYDAY LIFE
- UNIT 26: ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY
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