All you need to know about KEAM 2018
The entrance examination is held for the allotments in five courses such as Three year LLB, Five Year LLB, LLM, MD Homoeo, MDS, MD Ayurveda, M Sc Nursing, PG Medical and PG Super Speciality. KEAM stands for Kerala Engineering Agricultural Medical Entrance Examinations. The centralized allotment process is the main process for the admission of the students.
The start of the sale of the prospectus will be initiated from the 1st week of January 2018. The application form will be released in the 1st week of January 2018. The last date to apply online will be in the Last week of January 2018. The admit card will be released in the Last week of March 2018. The Paper 1 (Physics & Chemistry) will be held on the 23rd April 2018 (10:00 AM to 12:30 PM). The paper 2 of mathematics will be 24th April 2018 (10:00 AM to 12:30 PM). The result for KEAM Exam 2018 will be declared in the 4th week of May 2018.
The application will be available online as well as offline. Both the modes of registration are available for the candidates. The applicants can avail full information about the registration process on the official portal. The applicants are always advised not to fill more than one application form.
The details regarding the same have to be filled in the most appropriate manner. The scanned photographs must be uploaded as per the specifications mentioned in the advertisement of the examination. All the instructions must be read carefully before filling the examination form. The application form must be printed in order to avoid any future discrepancies. The candidates will have to take out the printout of the receipt as well to avoid any further discrepancies.
The fee can be paid via the security card which can be purchased from the selected post offices mentioned in the advertisement or by the demand draft. The demand draft should be drawn in the favor of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, payable at Thiruvananthapuram from a Nationalized/Scheduled Bank. The general category candidates need to pay 1000INR and the SC candidates need to pay 500INR for the application fee. ST category candidates do not need to pay any fee.
Before appearing in the examination, the eligibility criteria must be clear in the minds of the clients. The Indian citizens are eligible to apply for the examination. The persons who are of Indian Origins (PIO) /Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) can also apply for the examination. The candidates who belong to the Kerala state are categorized as Keralite, Non-Keralite category I and Non-Keralite Category II. The candidates must have completed their age of 17 years as or on 31st December of the year of admission. The candidates must have passed their 12th or equivalent exam from any recognized board for seeking admission. The candidates must have passed with least 50% marks in PCM subjects and it is also necessary to score 50% marks in mathematics individually for appearing in the examination.
The examination is conducted offline. It is a pen and paper based examination. There will be two papers for clearing the examination. The total duration of the examination is 5 hours. The time devoted to each examination will be two and a half hours. The question paper will be in the form of multiple-choice questions. There will be total 120 questions in the question paper. For every correct answer, four answers will be awarded and for every wrong answer, one mark will be deducted. In paper one there will be 120 questions and there will be two subjects i.e. physics and chemistry, however, in paper two, there will be only one subject i.e. mathematics with 120 questions. The total number of questions after combining paper one and two will be 240.
Exam scores of this exam are accepted by most of the engineering colleges in Chennai.
- Introduction & Management
- Description of Motion in One Dimension
- Description of Motion in Two or Three Dimension
- Laws of Motion
- Work, Energy, and Power
- Motion of System of Particles & Rigid Body Rotation
- Mechanics of Solid & Fluids
- Heat & Thermodynamics
- Current Electricity
- Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
- Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
- Electromagnetic Waves
- Dual Nature of Matters & Radiations
- Atomic Nucleus
- Solids & Semiconductor Devices
- Principles of Communication Devices
- Bonding & Molecular Structure
- Chemical Kinetics
- Surface Chemistry
- Co-ordination Compounds & Organ metallic
- Basic Principles, Purification & Characterization of Organic Compounds
- Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Halogens
- Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Oxygen
- Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Nitrogen
- Polymers & Bimolecular
- Environmental Chemistry & Chemistry in Everyday Life