AP EAMCET 2018 – Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada will conduct Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET) 2018 in online mode from April 22 to 25. The entrace exam is conducted on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). AP EAMCET 2018 is the gateway for admission to various undergraduate programmes in engineering institutes of Andhra Pradesh. To apply, candidates have to fill the application form of AP EAMCET 2018 which will be released in online mode tentatively in the second week of February 2018. However, before proceeding towards filling the application form, candidates must check and meet the AP EAMCET 2018 eligibility criteria. Candidates who will successfully apply for AP EAMCET will be able to download the hall ticket of AP EAMCET 2018, once it is released by JNTU, Kakinada. After the entrance exam concludes, the result of AP EAMCET will be announced in the first week of May 2018. AP EAMCET qualified candidates will be called for counselling and seat allotment procedure based on their merit and preference. Candidates can check AP EAMCET relevant details like important dates, application form availability exam pattern, result date, counselling and much more from the article given below.
A brief about AP EAMCET 2018
Name of the Exam
Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test
Commonly Known as
Exam Conducted By
Category of Exam
Type of Exam
Mode of Exam
Number of colleges
17 Government and 305 Private colleges
Seats available for candidates
Candidates can use the important dates of AP EAMCET 2018 to not miss on any event of the exam. The AP EAMCET 2018 important dates can be checked from the table given below.
AP EAMCET 2018 Important Dates
Events of AP EAMCET
Second week of January 2018
Online application begins for AP EAMCET 2018
Second week of February 2018
Mock test for AP EAMCET 2018
Third week of February 2018
Last date for application of AP EAMCET 2018
Third week of March 2018
Application correction window for AP EAMCET 2018
Fourth week of March to First week of April 2018
Last date for online application of AP EAMCET 2018 with late fee of Rs 500
Fourth week of March 2018
Last date for online application of AP EAMCET 2018 with late fee of Rs 1,000
Second week of April 2018
Last date for online application of AP EAMCET 2018 with late fee of Rs 5,000
Third week of April 2018
AP EAMCET 2018 Admit Card
Third week of April 2018
Last date for online application with late fee of Rs 10,000
Fourth week of April 2018
AP EAMCET 2018 exam
April 22 to 25, 2018
Preliminary Answer Key of AP EAMCET 2018
Fourth week of April 2018
Last Date for filing objections on Preliminary Answer Key of AP EAMCET 2018
First week of May 2018
Final Answer Key of AP EAMCET 2018
First week of May 2018
Announcement of AP EAMCET 2018 Result
First week of May 2018
AP EAMCET 2018 Rank Card Availability
Second week of May 2018
AP EAMCET 2018 Counselling
First week of June 2018
Mentioned below is the AP EAMCET 2018 eligibility criteria as prescribed by the exam conducting authority, JNTU, Kakinada.
Candidates are required to check the eligibility criteria of AP EAMCET 2018 before applying for the exam. The AP EAMCET eligibility criteria contains certain defined parameters related to age, educational qualification and citizenship etc.
The candidate is required to be an Indian national or must belong to Persons of India Origin (PIO)/ Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) (Card Holders) category to be eligible to apply for AP EAMCET 2018.
Candidates must belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh/Telengana and satisfy their local and non-local status according to Andhra Pradesh Education Institutions order, 1974.
Candidate must have passed or appeared for the final year of Intermediate Examination (10+2 pattern) with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as optional or related vocational courses in the fields of Engineering and Technology, conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh or Telangana or any other examination recognized as equivalent to by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh/ Telangana OR
Candidates must have passed or appeared at the final year of the Diploma examination in Engineering conducted by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Andhra Pradesh/ Telangana or any other examination recognized as equivalent to by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Andhra Pradesh/ Telangana.
Candidate needs to have 16 years of age as on December 31, 2018, to be eligible for admission to B.Tech or B.E. However, there is no upper age limit for candidates.
For candidates of B.Tech for Dairy Technology, Agriculture Engineering and FS &T, the minimum age must be 17 years as on December 31, 2018. The upper age limit, in this case, is 22 years and for candidates belonging to SC, ST categories, it is 25 years.
The application form of AP EAMCET 2018 will be released in the second week of February, tentatively. Candidates will have to fill and submit the AP EAMCET 2018 application form in online mode along with prescribed application fees before the last date. If a candidate fails to submit the application form of AP EAMCET till the end date, then he or she will have to submit it with late fees.
How to Fill AP EAMCET Application Form 2018
Candidates will have to first access the AP EAMCET 2018 application form.
In order to fill the application form of AP EAMCET, candidates will have to pay the requisite fees first (fees is mentioned in the table given below)
For payment of fees, candidates will have to provide all the mandatory details as asked, like qualifying examination hall ticket number, name of the candidate, date of birth, personal mobile number, alternate mobile number, email ID, stream and fees amount will be generated automatically based on the stream selected by the candidate.
After filling all the necessary details, candidates will have to click on the “Initiate Payment” button and the control will automatically lead them to the bank payment gateway. The payment can be made using any bank debit or credit card, provided the card is a VISA or MASTERCARD or MAESTRO type.
Note: Candidates are advised to not double click on buttons or click on Back/Refresh buttons or DO NOT close the Browser web page abruptly during the payment process. Maintain patience as prompted on the screen.
The successful payment of registration fee will be shown as “Transaction is successful” under the “Payment Status” web page along with Reference ID and Transaction ID. Candidates are advised to preserve both the ID's for future use.
After the payment, click on the “Proceed to Fill Application” button.
Fill in the all the details required. As per the details provided during the Registration Fee payment at AP Online centers or Debit Card/ Credit Card, certain items in the Online Application Form must be frozen.
Click on Submit button and by clicking on the Submit button, the filled online application form will appear and candidates are advised to take a print out of the same for future use.
AP EAMCET Application Fee
AP online centres, Payment Gateway, Credit/ Debit Cards/ Net banking
Rs 50+ Taxes (Rs 7.50)= Rs 57.50
Accepted cards: VISA or
MASTERCARD or MAESTRO
The exam conducting authority will inform about the exam centres of AP EAMCET 2018, where the entrance exam will be conducted for all the appearing candidates. The AP EAMCET 2018 exam centres include 14 districts and 40 regional or exam centres under them. While filling the application form of AP EAMCET 2018, candidates will have to choose two districts and three exam centres from each district according to their preference. The list of districts have been provided in the table below.
AP EAMCET 2018 Exam Centres
Sri Potti Sri Ramulu Nellore
How to Prepare for AP EAMCET 2018?
It is important for candidates to make a strategy on how to prepare for AP EAMCET 2018. In order to do it properly and wisely, candidates must know the syllabus, exam pattern and mock test of AP EAMCET 2018. For the candidate's ease, mentioned below is the AP EAMCET 2018 exam pattern, syllabus and sample paper explained in brief.
The exam pattern of AP EAMCET 2018 has been prescribed by the exam conducting body for all the candidates. It includes number and type of questions, marking scheme, examination hours allotted and medium of the paper. According to AP EAMCET 2018 exam pattern, there will be 160 questions in total from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Every correct response will be allotted plus one mark, whereas there is no negative marking for incorrect answer. To get better clearity, check the exam pattern of AP EAMCET 2018 from the table given below.
AP EAMCET 2018 Exam Pattern
Mode of examination
Duration of examination
Test Medium of examination
English or Telugu
Number of questions
160 in total (Physics- 40, Chemistry- 40, Mathematics-80)
Type of questions
Multiple Choice Questions
160 marks (1 for each question)
The syllabus of AP EAMCET 2018 will be prescribed by JNTU for all the candidates. AP EAMCET 2018 syllabus contains topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Check the syllabus of AP EAMCET 2018 from the table given below.
AP EAMCET 2018 Syllabus
The authorities of admission committee will make the mock test of AP EAMCET 2018 available for all the candidates in the third week of February tentatively. AP EAMCET 2018 mock test will be a replica of the main question paper in terms of format, the number of questions, time duration, and sections and syllabus of the exam. The AP EAMCET 2018 mock test will help the candidates experience the question paper before appearing for the actual exam. This will allow the candidates to be familiar with the question paper boosting their confidence and efficiency.
To take AP EAMCET Mock Test - Click here
How to attempt AP EAMCET Mock Test 2018
- Click on the given link and sign-in. The instruction window will appear.
- Read the instructions carefully and click on ‘Next button’.
- Exam specific instruction will appear. Read it carefully and choose your default language.
- Tick mark the declaration saying that ‘I am ready to begin’
- The questions will start appearing.
Candidates who will successfully apply for AP EAMCET will be able to download the hall ticket, once it is released by JNTU, Kakinada. The AP EAMCET 2018 hall ticket will be released in online mode in the month of April tentatively, few days before the entrance exam. It is important for candidates to carry the hall ticket of AP EAMCET 2018 to the examination hall as it will contain details like name, roll number, exam centre, date and time of the exam.
How to download AP EAMCET 2018 hall ticket?
Click on the given link (link will be updated soon)
Enter registration number and date of birth to download the hall ticket of AP EAMCET 2018.
The authorities will release the preliminary answer key first and then the final answer key of AP EAMCET 2018 for all the candidates. In case, candidates are not satisfied with answers given in preliminary answer key, they can file their objections with proof within the stipulated time period. After considering all the objections raised by candidates, the AP EAMCET 2018 final answer key will be released. The AP EAMCET answer key 2018 will help the candidates match their responses they marked in the exam with the ones given by experts. This will allow them to estimate their scores in the entrance exam and calculate their probable rank.
The result of AP EAMCET 2018 will be released in online mode by JNTU, Kakinada tentatively in the month of May. Candidates can check and download AP EAMCET 2018 result by entering their registration number and date of birth. AP EAMCET result 2018 will carry the qualifying status, marks secured and rank obtained by the candidate in the entrance exam. However, the rank card of AP EAMCET 2018 will also be released separately after the declaration of the result. Candidates need to download and take a print of the AP EAMCET 2018 rank card for its future reference. Candidates who will be shown as qualified in the result of AP EAMCET will be able to participate in the counselling and seat allotment procedure.
The cutoff of AP EAMCET 2018 will be the minimum marks required to get admission in the institute and course. It will be released by the authorities with opening and closing ranks for various B.Tech/ B.E. programmes and colleges of Andhra Pradesh. AP EAMCET 2018 cutoff will be made following factors like availability of seats, total number of candidates etc.
The counselling of AP EAMCET 2018 will be conducted online in the month of June tentatively. The procedure of counselling involves payment of fees, document verification, choice filling and reporting to the institute allotted. The qualified candidates of AP EAMCET 2018 will be invited for counselling and seat allotment procedure on the basis of their merit and preference. Candidates will have to visit the institute with necessary documents and seat allotment letter. If a candidate fails to report, then his or her allotment will be canceled.
The participating institutes of AP EAMCET 2018 will be the ones offering admission to candidates to various B.Tech programmes. Candidates invited for counselling procedure will have to choose from the AP EAMCET 2018 participating institutes while choice filling. Check the list of AP EAMCET participating institutes below.
AP EAMCET Contact Details
AP EAMCET – 2018
Administrative Building, Ground Floor
JNTUK, Kakinada – 533003
East Godavari Dist, AP