COMEDK is the “Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka” to determine the merit of students in an effective, fair, transparent and non-exploitative testing procedure and has been floated by the Associations of Medical, Dental and Engineering private colleges for merit determination of students seeking admissions to the Member Institution. Presently about 150 Engineering colleges, who make available around 20,000 seats, are affiliated to COMEDK and utilize its testing mechanism for effecting admission to UG Program during the academic year 2017-2018. KUPECA has entrusted COMEDK with the responsibility of conducting the entrance examination and seat selection process.
For the academic year 2017 - 18, COMEDK will conduct Under Graduate Entrance Test 2017 (UGET 2017) for admission to undergraduate engineering courses on Sunday the 14/05/2017.
COMEDK UGET 2017 entrance exam will be an online computer based test and will be held at centers across the country to facilitate the students to take their exam closer to their homes and to minimize the cost of travel and other logistics.
The said test will be held keeping in view the triple test criteria of being fair, transparent and non- exploitative and to ensure merit based admissions through a single common entrance test followed by centralized counseling as envisaged by the Hon’ble Supreme Court in TMA Pai Foundation Vs. the State (2002) 8 SCC 481, Islamic Academy of Education Vs. the State reported in (2003) 6 SCC 697 and PA Inamdar Vs. the State of Maharashtra reported in (2005) 6 SCC 537.This Brochure provides a fair idea as to how and what the candidates have to follow as procedure for filling the application, eligibility criteria, test procedures, eligibility to participate in seat selection process, mandatory certificates / documents to be produced, securing the Test Admission Ticket, the malpractices and the measures required to be observed for avoiding the same, consequences of such malpractices, etc.
Applicants are required to read this brochure thoroughly, so as to familiarize themselves and adhere to the rules strictly. Further, COMEDK’s website www.comedk.org contains information and current updates/alerts. This site is updated regularly. COMEDK suggests all applicants to visit it frequently for relevant information.
Candidates from all over the country can appear for the UGET 2017 entrance examination. The eligibility criterion for various programs has been as published by COMEDK in its Notification dated 21.12.2016 on its website www.comedk.org which is reproduced as under:-
B) For UG Engineering Courses
Note: The candidates shall submit the original marks card of the examination during counseling for proving their eligibility vis-a-vis marks scored as evidenced by the original marks card
B)For UG Architecture Courses
|13 TH FEBRUARY 2017||MONDAY||Start date for registration and issue of online Application for COMEDK UGET /Uni-GAUGE E 2017|
|20 TH FEBRUARY 2017||MONDAY||Mock test made available online.|
|20 TH APRIL 2017||THURSDAY||Last date for online payments and Last date for Submission of completed application online|
|5 TH MAY 2017||FRIDAY||Start date for download of Test Admission Ticket on the website|
|13 TH MAY 2017||SATURDAY||Last date for downloading of Online Test Admission Ticket(TAT)|
|14 TH MAY 2017||SUNDAY||COMEDK UGET & Uni-GAUGE E 2017 Engineering Entrance Exam 2017|
|18TH MAY 2017||THURSDAY||
Publishing of Provisional Answer Keys and start date for online submission of objections/challenge of Provisional Answer keys
|22 ND MAY 2017||MONDAY||Last date for receiving challenges/objections pertaining to Provisional Answer Keys|
|26 TH MAY 2017||FRIDAY||Publishing of Final Answer keys|
|29 TH MAY 2017||MONDAY||Test Score cards made available online to the candidates|
Candidates are classified as General Merit and Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe or Other Backward Classes (On Karnataka Basis) or those belonging to Tulu / /Christian minority communities and those belonging to Hyderabad-Karnataka (HK) Region; there is reservation for admissions to educational institutions for candidates who are ‘local persons’ for HK region as per Karnataka Government Order in No. DPAR 06 PLX 2012 dated 06.11.2013 which is available separately on the website and issued pursuant to Art.371J of the Indian Constitution. Though there is no reservation for any other categories permissible as of date, the classification is being followed for eligibility norms only.
The fee for COMEDK UGET 2017 is Rs. 1200/- (For PCM ) and for Both COMEDK AND UniGAUGE is Rs.2000.
The Candidates have to register themselves at www.comedk.org. The candidates may access the How to Apply Document, general instructions and the explanation for filling the required fields through the link in the website www.comedk.org. However, these instructions are reproduced as under
Candidates are advised to go through the instructions carefully before filling up the online Application Form
General Instructions for filling the Online Application Form.
COMEDK is not responsible for any error that the candidate commits while filling the Online Application Form.
Follow the guidelines strictly for scanning and uploading of the photograph, signature and other required documents.
|Documents to be Uploaded||Requirements/Guidelines for Upload|
|Photograph of Candidate||Photograph must be a recent (not more than three months) color photograph with light background. The same image / photo should be used for all the subsequent processes such as in the Test Admission Ticket. The photograph should have a full face view looking into the camera directly. The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head, any cloth or any shadow. Forehead, Eyes, Nose and Chin should be clearly visible The photograph should be in .JPEG image format. The Scan image should be less than 80 kb and should be of 30mm*45mm dimension. Before submitting the form please check if the uploaded image is clear and meeting all norms mentioned above in the Preview page.|
|Signature of Candidate||For upload of candidate signature, the signature must be done by the candidate himself/herself in a white paper with a black pen. These images will be referred at later stages of admission process. Dimensions should be 35 x 80 mm and Maximum file size should be 80 kb. The image should be of .jpg or .jpeg format Before submitting the form please check if the uploaded image is clear and meeting all norms mentioned above in the Preview page|
|Signature of Father/Guardian||For upload of signature of Father/Guardian, the signature must be done by the Father/Guardian himself in a white paper with black pen These images will be referred at later stages of admission process. Dimensions should be 35 x 80 mm and Maximum file size should be 80 kb. The image should be of .jpg or .jpeg format Before submitting the form please check if the uploaded image is clear and meeting all norms|
|Unique Id Proof||Dimensions should be 35 x 80 mm and Maximum file size should be 80 kb. The image should be of .jpg or .jpeg format Before submitting the form please check if the uploaded image is clear and meeting all norms If your Id consists of more than 1 page , please combine the pages and scan and upload as single image for upload|
|Main Tab||Name of Field||Explanation of how to fill/update|
|APPLYING FOR||APPLYING FOR||Select the exam that you will be appearing for i.e. PCM COMEDK Only -Rs 1200/ PCM-BOTH COMEDK and UniGAUGE-Rs 2000. *Please select your options after reading the brochure and information on website. Please refer FAQ section in this brochure to understand difference between COMEDK and Uni-GAUGE|
|To view COMEDK INSTITUTES||Click the link to view COMEDK Institutes|
|To view UniGAUGE Institutes||Click the link to view UniGAUGE Institutes|
|Save & Continue||Click on Save and Continue to proceed to next page|
|PERSONAL DETAILS||Full name of applicant||The name of the candidate as was entered at the time of registration will be displayed.|
|Father’s/Guardians Full name||Enter Father’s / Guardian’s name|
|Mother’s Full Name||Enter Mother’s full name|
|Date of Birth||The DOB of the candidate as was entered at the time of registration will be displayed|
|Gender||Select the appropriate option. Gender Neutral denotes the word or Expression that cannot be taken to refer to one gender only|
|Unique Photo ID Proof of Applicant||The type of ID proof of the candidate as was entered at the time of registration will be displayed|
|Unique Photo ID Proof Number of Applicant||The ID proof number of the candidate as was entered at the time of registration will be displayed|
|Nationality||Select the appropriate Nationality (Indian / OCI / PIO)|
|Parent’s / Guardian’s Mobile Number||Parent’s / Guardian’s Mobile Number|
|Parents / Guardian's Unique ID Proof||Select any one of the below listed valid Photo ID proofs available in original and keep it ready before filling the Application Form. The same Photo ID Proof must be produced in original during the Counseling and admission at the college 1)Voter ID, 2) Passport, 3) PAN Card, 4) Driving License, 5) Aadhar Card / E- Aadhar Card|
|Parents / Guardian's Unique ID Proof Number||Enter the identity proof number as it appears correctly and exactly. (If you have declared the Parents/Guardians ID proof as driving license and the Driving License number is ‘KA01 20110001212’ enter the ID number as ‘KA0120110001212’|
|PERSON WITH DISABILITY(PWD)||Please select the appropriate option: Yes/ No|
|WHETHER YOU NEED SCRIBE?||If you have selected PWD as “Yes”, Then please select “Yes”/ “No” in this option|
|Parent’s / Guardian’s Annual Income||Select the Parent’s / Guardian’s Annual Income which is applicable to you.|
|Address Line 1-3||Provide your address for correspondence in the space given. All communications from UNI-GAUGE will be sent to you via email or SMS or at the address given as correspondence address. Please use blank spaces to separate words. Do not mention your City, State and Pin code in the address field|
|State||Select the State from the list provided|
|District||Select the District from the list provided|
|City||Provide the City Name|
|TELEPHONE NO.||Please enter valid Landline number, in case, if any.|
|Pin code||Provide the valid pin code for your correspondence address|
|Mobile Number||Check Mobile No entered.|
|Email ID||Check whether you have entered your valid Email ID .This will be used for all correspondence. An Email ID once used for Registration cannot be used again.|
|Permanent Address same as correspondence address||Select Yes/No.In case your permanent address is different from correspondence address, please enter your complete permanent address in the space provided|
|Save & Continue||Click on Save and Continue to proceed to next page|
|Category Details (The information regarding the Domicile and Minority is applicable only for Candidates who are opting for COMEDK. Candidates opting for Uni-GAUGE can fill the details, however, the data is only being considered for information purpose. Uni-GAUGE Candidates will have to follow the guidelines of the University for Reservation and minority related guideline|
|Category Details||Belongs to||Select whether belonging to, Karnataka or Non-Karnataka. If you belong to Karnataka, select the type viz., by Birth or By Domicile. *To understand guidelines for being considered as “Karnataka” candidate, please check Note 1.1 Below *Check Annexure for format required at time of counseling|
|Category||Select the Category you belong to GM / SC / ST / OBC. The sub category under OBC -CAT 1, CAT 2A, CAT 2B, CAT 3A and CAT 3B is applicable to Karnataka origin candidate/s only as per Government of Karnataka (GOK) rules). *Check Annexure for format required at time of counseling|
|Linguistic Minority||If you belong to Karnataka, then select Tulu-Karnataka / Not applicable .This option is for candidates to claim Linguistic Minority status and seek admission in institutions declared as Linguistic Minority (Applicable to Karnataka Candidates only). *Check Annexure for format required at time of counseling|
|Religious Minority||Candidates who are Christian by religion can select Christian-Karnataka /Christian-Non Karnataka to claim religious minority status and seek admission in institutions which are declared as Religious Minority. Else select not applicable. *Check Annexure for format required at time of counseling|
|DO YOU BELONG TO HYDERABAD KARNATAKA REGION?||Select appropriate option (Yes or No) If “Yes”, Select the name of district you belong to: Gulbarga/ Yadgir/ Raichur / Koppal/ Bidar/ Bellary. A certificate, confirming the Hyderabad Karnataka region status, issued by the jurisdictional Assistant Commissioner of the corresponding district as required is to be submitted at the time of Counseling. The certificate must be in the name of the candidate only.|
|Save & Continue||Click on Save and Continue to proceed to next page|
|Academic Details||Qualifying Exam||Select the type of qualifying exam from the drop-down menu 2nd PUC / 12th STD / Others. If “Others” please enter the details in the space provided.|
|Qualifying Exam completed or not||Select the option from the drop-down menu Completed / Pursuing. If you have “Completed” , then select the month and year of passing the qualifying examination|
|Board of the Qualifying Exam||Select the board of the qualifying examination. If you are from other board that is not listed, select "Others" in the list and fill in your board name in the space provided|
|Name of the Institution Last Studied||Enter the place of the Institution you have last studied (2nd PUC / 12th Std/Qualifying exam) in the space provided|
|ROLL/REG/INDEX NO OF 10TH STANDARD MARKS CARD||Enter the Roll / Registration/Index number of 10th Standard or SSLC marks card in the space provided.|
|Registration Number of 12th STD/ 2nd PUC||Enter the Roll / Registration/Index number of 12th STD/ 2nd PUC marks card in the space provided if you have already passed the qualifying exam|
|WHETHER APPEARED FOR COMEDK EXAM IN PREVIOUS YEARS||Select Yes/ No. In case you select “Yes”, please select number of previous attempts in COMEDK UGET earlier. This information is only for purpose of the Candidates opting for COMEDK. Uni-GAUGE applicants can fill the details, however, the data is only being considered for information purpose.|
|STATUS OF EARLIER COMEDK UGET APPEARANCE||Select the option as per the outcome of your earlier COMEDK attempt.|
|OTHER ENTRANCE EXAMS BEING PURSUED||Mention the other Exams you are going to appear/have appeared in the current year, if any. This data is only for information purpose.|
|Upload scanned copies of Applicant’s Photo and Signature|
|Upload scanned Signature copy of Father/Guardian|
|Upload Applicant Unique ID proof as selected in Application Form.|
|Save and Continue||Click on Save and Continue to proceed to next page|
|The candidates are requested to read understand the guidelines in selection of test city and fee payment before proceeding to next step. Please note that the candidates cannot edit the data entered in application form once the form is submitted online. You will be directed to Citrus payment portal after clicking on submit button to complete the payment process.|
|City Preference and Payment||Exam City preference 1-3||Select the 3 test cities from the available list in order of preference. The test cities are allotted to candidates on first come first serve basis. However, ERA Foundation reserves the right to allot any other test city other than the city chosen by the candidate.|
|Payment Mode||Select the payment mode.ie Online((Credit card/Debit Card/Net Banking)|
|Payment amount||Please check the payment amount appearing in the application form .Please note that fees once paid is non-refundable.|
|Declaration||The Candidates are expected to go through the declaration and confirm the same online after understanding its implication thoroughly|
|Preview Application||Click on Preview application and review/recheck all details entered by you are correct before proceeding to next step.|
|Submit||Before clicking on “Submit” button, please ensure that you have checked the details entered by you in application form. Please review all the details before submitting the Application Form, because all the Details given in the application form will be used for further processes and once the Application Form is submitted online, no changes can be made. Click on “Submit “ Button You will be directed to Citrus payment portal after clicking on submit button to complete the payment process|
Application forms without any of the above mandatory documents will be rejected.
Please review all the details before submitting the Application Form, because all the Details given in the application form will be used for further processes and once the Application Form is submitted online, no changes can be made
Note 1.1 One should be a Karnataka candidate to claim any reservation meant for Hyderabad Karnataka Region or Tulu or Linguistic /Religious Minorities.
For consideration into Karnataka Category, the following domicile rules will be strictly followed(‘a’ or ‘b’). If the candidate does not fall into either of the below two categories, the category Non-Karnataka shall be selected.
Applications without any of the mandatory documents/ information will be summarily rejected;
they will not be considered for processing.
Candidates are cautioned to fill up the online application carefully as the request for change in any application data entered and submitted online will not be entertained.
After taking the printout of Online Test Admission Ticket the candidates are cautioned to check the below mentioned details:
Hence the candidates must download the TAT one day before the exam and preserve the Online TAT until the admission process is completed.
Note: Please recheck the website for any changes / updates before leaving your hometown for the test.
This document called ‘Brochure for COMEDK UGET – 2017’ lays down the procedure and necessary regulations for the conduct of Entrance Test only. For Seat Selection process and other related processes the candidates are advised to visit www.comedk.org for regular updates
In order to provide timely information to the candidates about their applications, or the entrance test, or the results thereof, COMEDK has made the following arrangements:
|Assistance to candidates||Contact Details||Timing|
For queries on Online Application form and exam related queries you may contact ERA Foundation Office
|Toll Free:18001036182 firstname.lastname@example.org www.unigauge.com||Monday to Friday :10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturday :10:00 am to 1:00 pm on Not operational on Sunday and other public holidays.|
The website contains all the information available in this brochure. The website contains information pertaining to the Member Institutions, the courses offered and other relevant details.
No personal Queries will be entertained. The communication can be made only through Telephone / Fax or Email.
Legal disputes if any pertaining to COMEDK UGET-2017 or Centralized Counseling shall be subjected to competent courts / consumer forums located in the jurisdiction of Bangalore city only.
All candidates must note that any form of canvassing or influence exercised would result in permanent disqualification of the applicant without any prior notice. www.comedk.org is the only official website of the Consortium. COMEDK is not responsible for information available on other websites / elsewhere.
Please Note: COMEDK has entered into a strategic alliance with ERA Foundation, India (www.unigauge.com) for the conduct of online examination. However, please note that it does not have any agents, liaison, admission offices, representatives or any other office/s other than the offices of COMEDK & ERA Foundation mentioned in this brochure. Candidates are requested not to depend upon or deal with any person or organization/s claiming to be associated with the COMEDK or ERA Foundation activities or claiming to help with admissions or entrance tests. COMEDK will not be responsible for the same and it advises the candidates to bring them to the notice of the concerned police authorities for taking penal action.
a) OAF – Online Application Form b) TAT – Test Admission Ticket
The candidate needs to know how to operate the computer mouse
Medium of Examination will be English Language only
There will be enough buffer systems available in the examination centre to take care of such problems and time lost in change of system will be duly taken care as each and every second will be recorded by the server
In Online Computer based test, the questions will appear on computer screen along with the answer options. Instruction page will also be displayed before the actual test begins. The time of reading of instructions will not be part of examination duration
There will be four options for each question. You have to click one of the options using your computer mouse which can be reviewed or re-answered any time during the duration of the examination.
You can change your answer any number of times before completing the session for the exam online.
No, this test is open to all the eligible students in the country.
Only SC/ST (All India) and OBC candidates belonging to Karnataka are eligible to get the benefit of lower eligible qualifying marks.
For B.Tech stream you would be eligible as per the norms of AICTE/VTU
For B.Tech stream you would be eligible as per the norms of AICTE/VTU
No. This notification is only for admissions to the 1st year/semester in B.E; thus you cannot apply for the 2nd Year (lateral entry scheme).
The course list provided in the website is limited to only those courses offered by COMEDK Member Institutions.
Last date for filling in the Online Application Form is on or before 20th April 2017
Selection of seats for the Under Graduate course in Member Institutions is based on merit, taking into account the performance of the candidate in COMEDK UGET-2017. COMEDK entrance test, publication of test score and rank list will be followed by centralized counseling (Single window). The details of the arrangement made will be published in due course on our website, www.comedk.org.
The Candidates have to register themselves at www.comedk.org. On Registration the applicant will be provided with Login ID and Password. The application process requires the candidate to complete the prescribed online application form and submit it along with relevant documents and prescribed fees.
As many times as you wish; but the E-mail ID once used for making a request cannot be used again. Also the Application fee is non-refundable and hence each Application has to be accompanied with a fresh Application fee. There is also the danger of multiple Applications being rejected; therefore the candidates are advised to be extremely careful while applying.
No, the photograph to be provided in the application form has to be identical color photograph. It should not be more than 3 months old. Application with smudged / tampered or hazy photograph will not be accepted.
Candidates can make the application fee payment only online by using the payment gateway provided by using debit card/credit card /net banking facility. COMEDK is not responsible for demand drafts sent to COMEDK office and it does not undertake the responsibility to inform the candidates of the same or to return the demand drafts.
Kindly contact the COMEDK Helpdesk to seek clarification and to know about the way forward.
No, Test Admission Tickets have to be downloaded and printed from our website and no hard copies would be dispatched.
You have to make online payment of Rs.2500. (Rs.500 per clarification) along the relevant details as mentioned in the online form.
The test will be held on the mentioned time and date in all the test centers simultaneously.
The List of Test cities for COMEDK are listed below. The test cities are allotted to candidates on first come first serve basis, subject to availability. However, COMEDK reserves the right to allot any other test city other than the city chosen by the candidate.
|Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair|
|C.G||Bhilai & Durg|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Srinagar|
|Jharkhand||Bokaro Steel City|