Common entrance examinations is conducted by institutes / universities / colleges for admitting candidates in medical, dental, management and engineering courses. The exams are held at the national and regional level. National level common entrance exams are JEE, NIFT, NATA, CLAT and so on whereas regional exams are KEAM, EAMCET, Karnataka CET and the list is long. Candidates who are eligible can appear for common entrance examinations.
Common Entrance Exams for UG Courses Only
AssamCombined Entrance Examination (CEE)
Actuarial Common Entrance Test (ACET)
Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE)
Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT)
BHU Undergraduate Entrance Test (UET)
Central Institute of Fisheries, Nautical & Engineering Training (CIFNET) Common Entrance Test (CET)
Centralized Admission Committee (CENTAC)
Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET)
English And Foreign Languages University (EFLU)
Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET)
Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (JCECE)
Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET)
Karnataka Diploma Common Entrance Test (DCET)
Kerala Engineering, Architecture, Medical Entrance Exam (KEAM)
KL Marine Entrance Examination (KLMEE)
KRLMPCA Undergraduate Common Entrance Test (UGCET)
NMIMS National Test for Programs After Twelfth(NPAT)
Panjab University Common Entrance Exam (PU CET UG)
Tripura Board of Joint Entrance Examination (TBJEE)
Uttarakhand State Entrance Examination (UKSEE)
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE)
Common Entrance Exams for PG Courses Only
Andhra University Common Entrance Test (AUCET)
Common Post Graduation Entrance Test (CPGET)(PreviouslyOsmania University Common Entrance Test (OUCET))
Dravidian University Common Entrance Test (DUCET)
DAVV Common Entrance Test (DAVV CET)
Integrated Common Entrance Test (ICET)
Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (PGCET)
PG Law Common Entrance Test (PGLCET)
Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (AP PGECET)
Panjab University Common Entrance Exam (CET-PG)
Rayalaseema University PG Common Entrance Test (RU PGCET)
Sri Krishnadevaraya University Common Entrance Test(SKUCET)
Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET)
TNSF Consortium Common Entrance Test
Yogi Vermana University Common Entrance Test (YVUCET)
Vikram Simhapuri University Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (VSUPGCET)
Common Entrance Exams for UG and PG Courses
Aliah University Admission Test (AUAT)
Adikavi Nannaya University at Rajahmundry Test (AKNUCET)
Centurion University Entrance Examination (CUEE)
Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET)
CUSAT Common Admission Test (CUSAT CAT)
DSAT Dayananda Sagar Admission Test
Dayalbagh Educational Institute (DEI) Common Entrance Test
Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET)
IP University Common Entrance Exam (IPU CET)
Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test (IMU CET)
Jayoti Vidyapeeth Womens University Entrance Exam (JNEE)
Manipal University Online Entrance Test (OET)
PES Scholastic Aptitude Test (PESSAT)
SOA University Admission Test (SAAT)
SRM University Entrance Exam (SRMEE)
Sathyabama University Entrance Exam for B.E / B.Tech / B.Arch / BDS
Tezpur University Entrance Exam (TUEE)
Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE)
Visva Bharati Common Admission Test (VBCAT)
Types of Common Entrance Examinations
The below-mentioned are some of the national level common entrance examinations.
Common Admission Test (CAT)
It is conducted by Indian Institute of Management (IIMs) for admitting candidates in management programmes. The score of CAT is accepted by various other Indian B-Schools.
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)
The exam is conducted by NTA for giving admission to candidates in a bachelors degree in the field of engineering and technology.
Common-Law Admission Test (CLAT)
It is held for admitting candidates in under-graduate and post-graduate degree programmes
The below-mentioned are some of the state-level common entrance examinations.
Kerala Engineering Architecture Medical (KEAM)
It is held at the state level, to fill seats in engineering, agriculture, veterinary, forestry, and pharmacy. Architecture and medical admission in the state are done on the basis of NATA and NEET score, respectively.
It is conducted for the admission into various UG courses in the colleges of Karnataka. It is a state-level exam conducted in pen-paper based mode (offline mode). Candidates who have completed 10+2 level education apply for the exam. On the basis of the score of KCET candidates will get admission for the courses.
Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET)
It is conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University, Kakinada on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (AP SCHE). Candidate gets admission to Agriculture, Medical and Engineering courses through AP EAMCET.
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