Frequently Asked Questions
What is the eligibility Criteria for B.Arch. Course
For admission to B. Arch course, you should have passed:
- PUC II/12th or equivalent examination with minimum of 50% in aggregate and having mathematics as one of the subjects of studies
- Should have qualified in/cleared the NATA examination
I am a Non-Science student, am I eligible for admission to B. Arch course
Yes, as per notification of Council of Architecture, candidates with Non-Science stream (Commerce & Arts) can seek admission to B.Arch course if they have graduated from the PUC-II/12th examination with mathematics as one of their main subjects and have passed the qualifying examination with minimum 50% and have qualified in NATA. However, Non-Science students will be considered for admission during Academic Year 2017-18 only.
I am a Non-Karnataka candidate; can I apply for B. Arch course at BEADS
Candidates from outside Karnataka can apply for admission to B. Arch course through;
- COMEDK: A single window merit based admission process conducted by Consortium of Medical Engineering & Dental Colleges in Karnataka (COMEDK).
- Management Quota: Candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria can seek admission through management quota.
Do I have to appear in pre-engineering tests conducted by CET and COMEDK
No, you don’t have to write the pre-engineering tests conducted by CET and COMEDK, these examinations are meant for candidates who aspire for engineering courses. For admission to the B. Arch course, you need to submit your PUC/12th and NATA score cards to KEA/COMEDK on or before notified date.
I have lived outside Karnataka but my parents are domicile of Karnataka. Am I eligible to apply for admission to the B. Arch course at BEADS or in Karnataka
Yes, provided one of your parents is a domicile of Karnataka with mother tongue being Kannada, Tulu or Kodava and provided that you pass in Kannada Language Test conducted by KEA. Please refer information brochure published by KEA for more specific details.
How do I apply for admission to BEADS
You can seek admission to BEADS through KEA, COMEDK and Management Quota.
What is KEA, and how can I apply through KEA
Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) of Karnataka carries out the admission process for students of Karnataka domicile. KEA publishes a notification regarding the admission process in all leading newspapers in Karnataka. You can access the official website of KEA, kea.kar.nic.in/ for more details.
How do I apply through COMEDK
COMEDK carries out admission process for member institutions. It is a merit-based single window admission procedure open to candidates from all states in India including Karnataka. COMEDK provides public notification of the admission process in all leading newspapers in Karnataka. You can access the official website of COMEDK, www.comedk.org for more details. However, the possibility of getting a seat in BEADS will depend entirely on your COMEDK rank.
How do I apply for management quota Seat
Limited seats are available under the management quota. Parents of eligible candidates can approach the Head of Admissions, Prof. Mustafa B to enquire about availability of seats.
Admission Queries: +91 7259 77 3300
I am an NRI student, how do I apply for admission to B.Arch. course at BEADS
You can apply through the management quota or COMEDK. However, the possibility of getting a seat in BEADS will depend entirely on your COMEDK rank.
Wash your hands frequently
Regularly and thoroughly clean your hands with an alcohol-based hand rub or wash them with soap and water. Why? Washing your hands with soap and water or using alcohol-based hand rub kills viruses that may be on your hands.
Maintain social distancing
Maintain at least 1 metre (3 feet) distance between yourself and anyone who is coughing or sneezing. Why? When someone coughs or sneezes they spray small liquid droplets from their nose or mouth which may contain virus. If you are too close, you can breathe in the droplets, including the COVID-19 virus if the person coughing has the disease.
Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth
Why? Hands touch many surfaces and can pick up viruses. Once contaminated, hands can transfer the virus to your eyes, nose or mouth. From there, the virus can enter your body and can make you sick.
Practice respiratory hygiene
Make sure you, and the people around you, follow good respiratory hygiene. This means covering your mouth and nose with your bent elbow or tissue when you cough or sneeze. Then dispose of the used tissue immediately. Why? Droplets spread virus. By following good respiratory hygiene you protect the people around you from viruses such as cold, flu and COVID-19.
If you have fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical care early
Stay home if you feel unwell. If you have a fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical attention and call in advance. Follow the directions of your local health authority. Why? National and local authorities will have the most up to date information on the situation in your area. Calling in advance will allow your health care provider to quickly direct you to the right health facility. This will also protect you and help prevent spread of viruses and other infections.
Stay informed and follow advice given by your healthcare provider
Stay informed on the latest developments about COVID-19. Follow advice given by your healthcare provider, your national and local public health authority or your employer on how to protect yourself and others from COVID-19. Why? National and local authorities will have the most up to date information on whether COVID-19 is spreading in your area. They are best placed to advise on what people in your area should be doing to protect themselves.