A total of 6,707 engineering seats are still available in Karnataka colleges, after the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) conducted an additional counseling round after the second extended round of counseling of the Karnataka Common Entrance Test 2014 (CET-K 2014) rank-holders. The seat allotment Results for this round were announced by KEA on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.
Altogether 9,897 engineering seats were on offer for 67,276 students who cleared the Karnataka Second Pre University Certificate (II PUC) supplementary examination, the result of which was announced on Thursday, July 24, 2014. Out of these students, 13,348 were allotted ranks by KEA. A mere 3,581 students appeared for document verification and 3,240 candidates entered 94,942 options. According to KEA, 3,190 seats were allotted in the extra round and 391 students have not been allotted any seat.
The deadline for fee payment and reporting to colleges is Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
A total of 10,340 seats in different streams had remained unallotted after the Results of the second extended round of counseling of the CET-K 2014 rank-holders were declared. The highest number of unallotted seats was in engineering, that is, 9,897 out of the total 65,685.
The seat allotment result of the second extended round of counseling of the CET-K 2014 rank-holders was announced on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. The option entry for the second extended round of counseling was rescheduled to 1 pm on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 from the originally scheduled Monday, July 21, 2014, since new seats were added to the matrix, as per KEA. The second extended round of counseling of CET-K 2014 candidates started on Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Source: The Hindu