The Common Entrance Test (CET)-2016 for admission to medical, dental and engineering courses commenced on Wednesday at 19 centres across the city with tight police security.
The Biology test was conducted from 10.30 am to 11.50 am while the Mathematics test was held from 2.30 pm to 3.50 pm. Around 9, 616 candidates took the CET for Biology and Mathematics tests.
On Thursday, candidates will take the CET for Physics from 10.30 am to 11.50 am; Chemistry between 2.30 pm and 3.50 pm. All the subjects with 60 marks each, have multiple choice questions. CET is conducted in 391 centres across Karnataka.
In Mysuru, a special squad of 36 personnel has been formed to oversee the smooth conduct of CET. In addition, 19 chief observers and invigilators each have also been deputed to centres conducting CET Wall clocks have been put up
at all the CET centres.
The Kannada language test for Horanadu and Gadinadu Kannadiga students will be conducted on May 6 in Benga-luru.
On May 6, the CET for Fisheries course will be held at three centres in Mysuru. As many as 1,264 candidates will appear for the fisheries course test. Meanwhile, the candidates are not allowed to carry or wear wrist watches, cell phones, electronic devices like blue tooth and calculators.