KEAM 2017 Important Dates

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KEAM 2017 Important Dates

The Acronym KEAM Stands for the “Kerala Engineering, Agricultural and Medical” Entrance Examination, for admitting students to Engineering, Agricultural, Medical and Architectural Courses and Programs.

Apart from the above mentioned primary and basic programs and courses, there are other courses and programs such as Veterinary, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries also, for which this examination is conducted.

Through this article we shall throw light on the KEAM 2017 Important Dates. 

KEAM 2017 Important Dates

(a)Date of sale of Security cards along with the KEAM 2017 Prospectus from Post Offices:

  • From January 2nd 2017 onwards

(b)Last date for the sale of Security Cards for the KEAM 2017:

  • Last week of January 2017

(c)Last Date for Receipt of the KEAM 2016 Online Application Submission:

  • Last week of January 2017

(d)Last Date for Receipt of KEAM 2016 Online Application Print out along with supporting documents:

  • Last week of January 2017

(e)Date for downloading the KEAM 2016 Exam Online Admit Cards:

  • March 2017

Time Table for the KEAM 2016 Exams:


(i)Paper I Physics & Chemistry:

  • Date: 24th April 2017
  • Time: 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM

(ii)Paper II Mathematics:

  • Date: 25th  April 2017
  • Time: 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM


No entrance examination will be conducted at the state level. Applicants must appear for and qualify in NEET UG 2017 as per the norms mentioned in KEAM 2017.

KEAM 2017 Paper Pattern:

(a)The KEAM 2017 Entrance Examination will be a writing examination, which comprise of the following papers:

  • For Engineering (Stream)- Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
  • For Medical (Stream)- Physics, Chemistry & Biology

(b) Every paper will comprise of 2.5 Hours Duration
(c)Each Paper will comprise of 120 Questions
(d)Each Question will carry 4 marks
(e)thus each paper will carry 480 Marks
(f)all questions will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
(g)there is Negative Marking (-1) for every Wrong Answer
(h)Candidates/Aspirants who do not answer even a single question, will be disqualified.

KEAM 2017 Question Paper Versions:

Every Question Paper will have 4 versions (types) for Candidates/Students

  • (i)Paper I Physics & Chemistry- Versions A1, A2, A3, & A4
  • (ii)Paper II Mathematics- Versions B1, B2, B3, & B4

For more details please get back to :

Government of Kerala
Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations
5th Floor, Housing Board Building, Santhi Nagar, Thiruvananthapuram-695001
Tel 0471-2332120, 2338487, Website

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