AP PGECET 2020 - Exam Dates Postponed (September tentatively)
AP PGECET 2020 - Andhra University, Visakhapatnam has postponed the conduct of AP PGECET which was scheduled to be conducted on August 2 to 4. AP PGECET 2020 will now be conducted in September. Application form for AP PGECET 2020 is also available till September 5 with late fee of Rs 2000. AP PGECET 2020 is conducted for admission in post graduate engineering courses in institutes of Andhra Pradesh. Candidates seeking admission in PG courses in engineering through AP PGECET will have to fill the application form and qualify the exam. Candidates are also advised to ensure their eligibility for appearing in AP PGECET 2020 and for admission in its participating institutes. Andhra University will conduct AP PGECET 2020 in online mode as computer based test in two shifts every day across various test centres. Candidates who will qualify AP PGECET will be eligible for admission subject to meeting other eligibility criteria. The allotment of seats will be done through a centralised online counselling on the basis of marks secured in AP PGECET. Candidates can find below more details about AP PGECET 2020 and its various application and admission process.
Latest: AP PGECET 2020 is postponed; will tentatively be conducted in September. AP PGECET 2020 application form now available up to September 5 with late fee.
AP PGECET 2020 Quick Facts
Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test
Andhra University for AP State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE)
Computer Based Test (Online)
Level of Admission
Type of Questions
Candidates can check below the important dates of AP PGECET 2020 to keep an eye on all events of application and admission.
AP PGECET Important Dates 2020
Release of notification
March 5, 2020
Commencement of online applications
March 9, 2020
Last date to submit online AP PGECET application (without late fee)
June 15, 2020
|Facility to change exam centres||June 24 to 25, 2020|
Last date to submit application form with late fee of Rs. 500
July 5, 2020
Application correction window
July 10 to 13, 2020
Final date to submit application form with late fee of Rs. 1000
July 16, 2020
Last date to submit application form with late fee of Rs.2000
September 5, 2020
Availability of Hall Tickets
AP PGECET 2020 Exam
AP PGECET 2020 Preliminary Answer Key
To be notified
Last date for receiving objections
To be notified
Announcement of Result
To be notified
Rank card download facility
To be notified
AP PGECET Counselling
To be notified
Candidates who will be applying for admission in PG engineering courses through AP PGECET 2020 must ensure their eligibility before applying. AP PGECET eligibility criteria 2020 are the conditions that every candidate have to fulfil in order to be considered for admission. Candidates are provided below the full eligibility criteria.
Candidate must be an Indian citizen
Candidates must have passed or appearing in final year of their qualifying exam
Candidates must have secured at least 50% marks (45% for candidates of reserved category) in aggregate in their qualifying exam
Candidates having valid GATE score will be eligible for direct admission without having to appear for AP PGECET 2020
Candidates must note that applicants with valid GATE score are given preference for admission in respect to AP PGECET qualified candidates.
The admission authority released the application form of AP PGECET 2020 in online mode. Candidates interested in admission in PG engineering courses through AP PGECET have to fill the application form for appearing in the entrance exam. The detailed application procedure for AP PGECET 2020 is as follows
Step 1 - Registration: Candidates have to register by providing their basic details like name, date of birth, email address and mobile phone number. A password also has to be created at this stage. This password will be used for all future login in application and admission process of AP PGECET 2020. After entering all the required details and selecting a password, click on “Register” button for completing the registration process. Candidates will receive an email containing their registration number after successful registration.
Step 2 - Filling Application Form: Candidates will be required to fill the AP PGECET application form 2020 after the completion of registration process. Candidates have to login using their AP PGECET 2020 application number received in email and password created by them.
Candidates will have to enter details of their educational qualification, parents name, address for communication, choice of exam city for appearing in the entrance exam, domicile status and others. Candidates are advised to be careful while entering the information as wrong or incorrect information would lead to cancellation of admission.
Step 3 - Uploading Scanned Images: Candidates will have to upload scanned images of their passport size coloured photograph and signature in the application form. The size of images should be exactly within the specification provided by the authority.
Step 4 - Payment of Application Fees: Candidates have to pay the application fees of AP PGECET 2020 in online mode using Credit/Debit Card or Net Banking. Candidates of unreserved category have to pay Rs.1000 while reserved category candidates have to pay Rs.500 as application fees.
Step 5 - Submission of Application Form: Candidates must carefully verify all the details submitted by them in AP PGECET application form 2020. After verifying the details, candidates can proceed for final submission of application form. Candidates need not send the print of application form to AP SCHE but it is advised they keep it safe till the complete admission process.
Candidates who would be appearing in AP PGECET 2020 exam must know the exam pattern of test. The exam pattern contains information about the types of questions in exam, marking scheme, mode of exam and much more.
AP PGECET 2020 Exam Pattern
Mode of Exam
Type of Questions
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total Number of Questions
Each correct answer will be given 1 mark and no negative marking
Candidates must prepare for AP PGECET 2020 exam only using the prescribed syllabus. Candidates must note that questions in exam are formulated by referring the official syllabus which makes it more important to refer it before starting the preparation. The AP PGECET syllabus 2020 will have topics from all the subjects according to the specialisation for which admission is desired.
AP PGECET 2020 Syllabus
AP PGECET Mock Test 2020
The official exam conducting authority has released the mock test of AP PGECET 2020 to help candidates prepare for the exam. The mock tests is now available in online mode in the official portal of APSCHE for all the subjects in which the AP PGECET 2020 exam will be conducted and can be accessed free of cost. Candidates are advised to practise AP PGECET 2020 mock test which will help in understanding the exam pattern, difficulty level of exam, topics that are covered, practising the time management and much more.
The official authority will release hall ticket of AP PGECET 2020 in online mode. Candidates who will complete the application form within specified dates and the form is found to be in correct order will be issued the hall ticket. It must be noted that they will not be allowed to appear in exam without it. The hall ticket will contain information about exam venue, timing of exam, candidate details and paper for which appearing along with the exam day instruction.
Candidates can check below the complete list of all the exam centres of AP PGECET 2020. Candidates have to enter their preference of exam city at the time of filling out the application form. Registered candidates was given an opportunity to add one more option of preferred exam centre from June 24 to 25, 2020.
AP PGECET 2020 Exam Centres
APSCHE will release the preliminary answer key of AP PGECET 2020 in online mode. Candidates will be able to download the AP PGECET 2020 answer key in pdf format from the official portal of APSCHE. The answer key will help candidates calculate their score before the announcement of result. Candidates who might have any objection against the answers in the answer key will also be allowed to challenge for a certain period by providing document/proof supporting their claim. The official authority will review the challenge and will release the final answer key along with the announcement of result.
The exam conducting authority will release result of AP PGECET 2020 in online mode. Candidates will be able to check their AP PGECET result 2020 using their application number. The result will mention marks secured by candidates along with the rank. Candidates who will be declared qualified in AP PGECET 2020 will be eligible for admission in all the participating institutes of AP PGECET 2020 subject to meeting other eligibility criteria.
The official authority will release the rank card of AP PGECET 2020 after the announcement of result. AP PGECET rank card 2020 will be used for counselling and admission purpose and is a necessary document for submission in allotted college. Rank card will have information about the marks secured by candidates in AP PGECET 2020 along with the rank of candidates.
The counselling of AP PGECET 2020 will be conducted for qualified candidates in online mode. Candidates who will be declared qualified will have to participate in counselling for admission in the desired course. The authority will release a separate notification mentioning the details of counselling procedure and schedule for various events of counselling. Allotment of seats for AP PGECET 2020 will be done through a centralised counselling on the basis of marks secured by candidates in entrance exam.
AP PGECET Participating Institutes 2020
Candidates can check below the list of participating institutes of AP PGECET 2020 in which admission will be available. All the participating institutes of AP PGECET 2020 comes under the nine universities mentioned below
AP PGECET 2020 Participating Institutes
Andhra University, Visakhapatnam
Questions related to AP PGECET
sir. actually my intermediate and 10th are studied in ap.but in my b.tech i got seat in tamilnadu..now i apply to appgcet..then which categeory i will go local or non-local one???
YES,YOU CAN APPLY FOR APPGCET.IF YOU HAVE ANY PROOF WHICH SAYS YOU'RE A CITIZEN OF ANDHRA PRADESH LIKE RATION CARD OR LOCALITY CERTIFICATE THEN YOU CAN APPLY AS LOCAL CATEGORY.DOING UNDER GRADUATION OTHER IN OTHER STATES DOESN'T DECIDES LOCAL/NON-LOCAL.
ALL THE BEST!
how many marks required approximentally to get 4000 rank in appgecet
see cutoff score and rank changes every year and it depends on students performance, questions difficulty level, seat matrix, etc.
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is appgecet exam again postponed
AP PGECET 2020, is scheduled to be conducted from August 2nd to August 4th 2020, but because of covid-19 pandemic situation state government has been postponed the exam, New exam schedule will be announced soon, when it get announce ,you will get all informatics regarding Exam on Career-360 website. All the best for your preparation...!!!
In AP PGECET my email is wrong corretion window date also completed is any problem?
No, there is no such significant problem. But, some important exam details like postponing of exam, exam centre and hallticket will be sent your gmail. But, don't worry all these details will be available for you on the official APPGECET. And as per the latest reports the exam will be conducted on August 2 to 4.
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