COMED K and Uni-GAUGE Exam-2020will be held in 400 centersfor 100,000 students across India
February. COMED-K UGET and Uni-GAUGE entrance examination will be held on May 10, 2020, as a combined examination. COMEDK UGET Exam will be for admissions to B.E/B. Tech, for colleges affiliated to the Karnataka Professional Colleges Foundation Trust. Uni-GAUGE is the exam for admissions to B.E/B.Tech courses at leading and reputed deemed/private universities and institutions across India.
The exam will be conducted online at over 158 cities and 400 test centres across India. COMEDK- Uni-GAUGE caters to 100,000 students, 190 institutions and 31 Universities accepting scores, thereby making it the second-largest multi-university private engineering exam in India. There was an increase in the number of students who applied from Kolkata during the previous year.
“Every year, approximately 2000 students from West Bengal apply for COMEDK -UniGAUGE Exam.Almost 70% of these students are from Kolkata.In order to facilitate more students to take the exam from near their home town, our test centres are now available in 7 cities across West Bengal. Students who wish to appear for COMEDK-UniGAUGE exam this year can choose centres in Asansol,Burdwan,Durgapur,Hooghly,Howrah,Kolkata and Siliguri. COMEDK is an attractive option for students from West Bengal as many of them prefer to pursue engineering in Bangalore,the IT Hub of India. Opting for colleges in Bangalore would also mean better opportunities for internships and placements.This year we expect approximately 3000 students to take the exam from various centres in West Bengal”, says P. Muralidhar, CEO, Era Foundation.
Dr. Kumar, Executive Secretary COMED-K states, “Karnataka has grown to becoming a preferred destination for engineering education with the colleges attracting students from all around the country. We have also observed a marked increase in the number of students taking the entrance test from outside Karnataka. As a result, the widely popular COMED K exam has provided the perfect gateway for admission to engineering courses being offered by more than 190 colleges and institutes in the state.”
The entire application and exam process will be online. A detailed process guideline on the online exam and application process has been made available to students on www.comedk.org . All candidates who have passed or are currently pursuing 10 +2 /PUC /) any equivalent exam as approved by AICTE are eligible to apply for the entrance exam.
Students appearing for COMEDK exam, can participate in common online counselling to seek admission to participating colleges. Whereas, Uni-GAUGE applicants can directly apply to the partner universities/institutions using their score card.
About COMED K:
COMEDK is an evaluation test that has been initiated by the Consortium of Medical, Dental and Engineering private colleges for merit determination of students who seek admissions to the Member Institution. COMEDK is a fair, effective, non-exploitive and transparent platform to determine the merit of students. Presently about 190 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 2020-2021.
Uni-GAUGE is an online entrance exam platform for admission to undergraduate programs at leading private and deemed universities across India. Uni-GAUGE is powered by ERA Foundation, a not-for-profit organization. ERA Foundation, since its inception, has been continuously working towards the holistic improvement of education sector & skill development in the higher education sector in India.www.unigauge.com. Presently 31 universities Pan India accept the Uni-GAUGE scores for their admission.