Kerala entrance examination 2021

Kerala entrance examination 2021

Mode of ExamOffline
Level of ExamState Level

KEAM 2021 Exam Dates has been released by the official authority. Kerala Engineering, Agriculture and Medical (KEAM) is regulated by the Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE), Kerala. The CEE organize entrance exam only for engineering & pharmacy course in Kerala State. It will not conduct any exam for B.Arch. & Medical and Allied courses. The admission into allied and medical courses will be on the basis of NEET score. In this article, we have mentioned the detailed information about KEAM 2021 Important Dates including releasing date of application form, hall ticket, result, counselling etc.

Courses Offered

  1. Engineering Courses: B.Tech [including B.Tech. (Agriculture Engineering/Food Engineering & Technology/Dairy Technology/Food Technology)]

  2. Medical Courses: MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS.

  3. Allied Courses: B.Sc (Hons.) Agriculture, B.Sc (Hons.) Forestry, BVSc. & AH, BFSc.

  4. Architecture Course: B.Arch.

  5. Pharmacy Course: B.Pharm.

Exam Pattern

Exam Name

Kerala Engineering Architecture Medical Exam (KEAM)

Official Website

Exam Type

State Level Examination

Mode of Application


Exam Mode


Exam Frequency

Once a Year

Exam Duration

2 hour 30 minutes


Important Dates



Online Application Release

February 1, 2021

Last date for submission of application including Fee payment

May 25, 2021

Admit Card Release

To be announced

KEAM Date 2021 – Paper 1 (Physics and Chemistry)

July 16, 2021

KEAM Date 2021 – Paper 2 (Mathematics)

July 16 2021

Declaration of Results

To be announced


Fee Payment





INR 700

INR 300

Architecture/Medical & Allied/Both

INR 500

INR 200


INR 900

INR 400

Eligibility Criteria

  • Nationality: The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • Persons of Indian Origins (PIO) /Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) cardholders can also apply for the examination.
  • Age Limit: To satisfy the eligibility criteria for KEAM 2021, a candidate should be of minimum of 17 years of age as on December 31, 2021. There is no upper age limit.
  • Nativity: For the purpose of admission, there is made on the distinction of three types of categories-.
  • Domicile: All candidates with the domicile of Kerala are grouped as Keralites for the eligibility purpose. Children of All India Services Officers who are posted under the cadre of Kerala will also be part of this group. In the latter case, a certificate of proof of service for parents in Kerala needs to be presented.
  • Non – Keralite 1: Candidate living in Kerala for at least 5 years in the study period of 12 years will be part of NK 1 category.
  • The children of non-Keralite parents who have studied twelfth class will also be part of this category if either of the parents is in defense services or employee of Government of India.
  • Non – Keralite 2: All the candidates who do not belong to either of the above two categories will be part of NK 2 category. 
  • Candidates belonging to this category will have the eligibility to get admission in the engineering courses through management quota seats in self – financing colleges controlled by the Government.
  • Qualifying Examination: Candidates seeking admission in engineering courses must have passed 12th or equivalent exam from any recognized board.
  • Candidate must have obtained minimum 50% marks in PCM subjects. It is necessary to score 50% marks in mathematics individually.
  • Students appearing in the Higher Secondary examination are also eligible to apply. Provided, they must pass the examination with the above-mentioned criteria in order to be eligible to take admission through KEAM 2021.

KEAM Syllabus

  • The Syllabus will have various topics from subjects like physics, chemistry and mathematicssubjects.

  • The standard of the examination will be of 10+2 or equivalent exam.

  • Students should prepare from the above-mentioned topics for the exam.

  • Candidates are suggested that questions are not based on NCERT textbook and any other textbook.




Algebra, Logarithms, Matrices, Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry, 3-Dimensional Co-ordinate geometry, Theory of Calculus, Application of Calculus, Permutation and combination, Statistics and Probability.


Introduction and Measurement, description of motion in one dimension, description of motion in two and three dimensions, laws of motion, work, energy and power, heat and thermodynamics, motion of system of particles and rigid body rotation, gravitation, mechanics of solids and fluids, oscillations, waves, electrostatics, current electricity, magnetic effect of current and magnetism, electromagnetic induction and alternating current, optics, dual nature of matter and radiations, atomic nucleus, solids and semiconductor devices.


Basic concepts and atomic structure, bonding and molecular structure, states of matter, periodic properties of elements and hydrogen, thermodynamics, chemical equilibrium, solutions, redox reactions and electrochemistry, chemical kinetics, surface chemistry, stereochemistry, Organic Chemistry, basic principles, purification and characterization of organic compounds, hydrocarbons, organic reaction mechanism, polymers and biomolecules, environmental chemistry and chemistry in everyday life.


Contact Details

The Commissioner for Entrance Examination,

5th Floor, Housing Board Buildings

Santhi Nagar, Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala 695 001

Application Start Date :

31st May 2021

Application End Date :

21st June 2021

Exam Date :

17th July 2021

Result Date :

3rd October 2021

Conducted By :

Commissioner for Entrance Examinations

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