In the light of lockdown due to Covid-19, COMED-K UGET and Uni-GAUGE entrance examinations 2020 have been rescheduled to first week of June. The exam was earlier scheduled to be held on May 10. The final date of the exam is expected to be announced by first week of May. The Consortium has decided to extend the last date of application to May 5, 2020. The Consortium is also releasing a series of mock tests to help candidates with preparation. The mock tests will be available on www.comedk.org and www.unigauge.com "Understanding the pressure on students to write entrance exam, coupled with anxiety caused by the lockdown, we have made available a series of mock tests to help preparing for COMED-K and Uni-GAUGE exam. These mock tests will help the students to familiarize themselves with nuances of taking an online test. Students can take these mock tests online from the comfort of their home", says P Muralidhar, CEO, ERA Foundation.
COMEDK UGET Exam will be for admissions to BE/BTech, for colleges affiliated to the Karnataka Professional Colleges Foundation Trust. Uni-GAUGE is the exam for admissions to BE/BTech 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.
"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".