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AP POLYCET 2019 – The application form of AP POLYCET 2019 is available in both online mode. Eligible candidates can apply for the entrance test until April 5. The AP POLYCET candidate needs to download the application form and fill it with correct and relevant data. After duly filling the form, the candidate has to submit it to the computer operator at designated helpline centres, who will upload it on the online application system, post which admit card of AP POLYCET will be generated. State Board of Technical Education and Training, Amaravati, will conduct AP POLYCET 2019 in offline mode on April 12 for admission to diploma programmes offered by polytechnic institutes in the state of Andhra Pradesh. AP POLYCET 2019 exam will comprise of multiple-choice questions from physics, chemistry and mathematics – answers have to be entered on OMR sheets by darkening the answer option. The syllabus of AP POLYCET 2019 will be based on Class 10 (S.S.C.) syllabus. The result of AP POLYCET 2019 will be announced on April 20. Go through the rest of the article to learn the full details of AP POLYCET 2019.
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Key highlights of AP POLYCET 2019



Exam name

Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test

Commonly known as

Andhra Pradesh POLYCET

Exam conducting body

State Board of Technical Education and Training, A.P. Amaravati

Mode of exam


Exam duration

2 hours

Question type

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Important Dates of AP POLCET 2019

Candidates desirous of admission to diploma courses are urged to go through the AP POLYCET 2019 important dates, which lists the calendar of events related to the offline exam.

AP POLCET 2019 – Important Dates


Tentative Dates

Start of online application

March 7, 2019

Last date to submit completed applications

April 5, 2019

Release of Hall Tickets

1st week of April 2019


April 12, 2019

Declaration of Result

April 20, 2019

Web-based counselling

May/June 2019

AP POLYCET Eligibility Criteria 2019

The eligibility criteria of AP POLYCET 2019 are the set of conditions that candidates have to meet to appear in the exam. Among the important AP POLYCET 2019 eligibility criteria that candidates need to meet include that of domicile, qualifying exam passed and minimum marks, which has been explained below.

Eligibility Criteria of AP POLYCET 2019

  • Nationality – Only Indian nationals can apply

  • Domicile – The candidate needs to be a resident of Andhra Pradesh

  • Qualifying Exam – The candidate needs to have passed SSC examination conducted by State Board of Secondary Education, Andhra Pradesh/ Telangana or an equivalent exam with a minimum aggregate of 35% marks, with Mathematics as a compulsory subject. The candidate in addition needs to have passed all the subjects in the qualifying exam – including Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics – with a minimum of 35% marks in each subject.

  • Age limit – There is no restriction on age limit

AP POLYCET Application Form 2019

The application form of AP POLYCET 2019 is available for download online March 7 – applications will not be available in any other mode. The candidate has to download the application form or visit helpline centres that have been set up for filling the application form under the guidance of coordinators. Eligible candidates should fill the AP POLYCET 2019 application form using correct and verifiable data, or else they will not be considered for admission.

Before filling the form, the candidate needs to carefully go through the instruction booklet. Completed AP POLYCET application form 2019 have to be submitted to the computer operator at the help centre.

How to fill AP POLYCET 2019 application form

  • Fill in details like year of passing Class 10 and hall ticket number, and date of birth

  • Enter the name as mentioned in school certificates.  Care should be taken to ensure that there is a gap between parts of the name.      

  • Fill in father’s name.

  • Enter address details for correspondence

  • The candidate also has to enter an exam centre where he/she would like to give the test

  • Choose the category – BC, SC, or ST – under which admission is sought.

  • If the candidate belongs to any special category (CAP/SP/PH/NCC), it must also be mentioned.

  • Choose the medium of exam – examination in Urdu medium is offered only at Guntur and Nandyal centres

  • The candidate also has to upload or affix a photograph and signature in the designated space.

  • The candidate needs to visit a nearby help line centre and submit the completed application form to the computer operator. The application fee of Rs. 400 can be paid in cash or through net banking.

  • The computer operator will enter the details mentioned on the application form to an online system and also upload photograph and signature. Upon successful submission, admit cards will be issued and handed over to the candidate.

AP POLYCET Exam Pattern 2019

As per the exam pattern of AP POLYCET 2019, the question paper of would include 120 multiple-choice questions (MCQs). Of these, 60 will be from Mathematics and 30 each from Physics and Chemistry. Each question will have four answer options, out of which only one will be the correct option. There is no negative marking. The duration of the test will be 2 hours, with questions being asked from Class 10 (S.S.C.) syllabus.

The test will be conducted in offline mode – candidates will be given Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Response Sheets, where answers have to enter by filling up or darkening the relevant circle/boxes. The only 2B pencil should be used for darkening responses.

All candidates are urged to follow the prescribed AP POLYCET exam pattern if they wish to get a good score and increase their chances of admission or getting a higher preference seat.

AP POLYCET Hall Ticket 2019

The computer operator at the help centre after accepting the completed hard copy of the application form from the candidate will enter the details in the online application system. The operator will also upload photograph and signature and finally click on the submit button to generate the admit card cum hall ticket of AP POLYCET 2019. Candidates must note that the printing of the AP POLYCET 2019 hall ticket may not be possible on the same day as submission of application form due to rush, especially in the last few days. In such cases, the candidate will be able to collect the AP POLYCET application form after two to three days. The hall ticket will also be available online.

How to download AP POLYCET hall ticket 2019 Online

  • Click on the hall ticket download link (will be updated here once it is available)

  • Log-in to the portal using – 10th hall ticket number, date of birth and year of passing/appearing in class 10

  • Click on View and Print Hall Ticket button

After receiving the AP POLYCET admit card, the candidate needs to check the details mentioned on it are correct, or else the candidate should get it rectified immediately at the helpline centre. If the photo or data mentioned on the AP POLYCET hall ticket 2019 is incorrect, the candidate may not be allowed to take the test.

AP POLYCET Result 2019

State Board of Technical Education and Training, Amaravati, will declare the result of AP POLYCET 2019 on April 20, 2019. The AP POLYCET 2019 result would include both the score and rank obtained by the candidate in the entrance exam. To qualify or be considered pass in the exam, candidates need to score minimum 30% marks, or score 36 out of 120. In case of SC and ST candidates, however, there is no minimum score and will be assigned ranking irrespective of marks they score, for admission in their respective categories.

How to check AP POLYCET Rank Card 2019

  • Log-in to result portal using AP POLYCET 2019 hall ticket number

  • Upon successful log-in, the rank card will be displayed on the screen

  • Download and take a printout of the AP POLYCET 2019 rank card.

AP POLYCET 2019 result will be used by the admission authorities to prepare rank lists, based on which allotment of seats will be made. In case there is a tie, it would be broken in the following order:

  • Candidates scoring higher marks in mathematics

  • Higher marks in physics

  • Finally, the candidate older in age.

Along with the result, exam authorities will also make available evaluated OMR sheets which can be checked by logging in using one’s AP POLYCET hall ticket number. Using the OMR sheets, the candidate will be able to calculate their probable scores and thus verify whether the declared results is a true reflection of that.

AP POLYCET  Counselling 2019

The counselling of AP POLYCET 2019 will be conducted in online (web-based) mode around May/June 2019. To participate in the AP POLYCET 2019 counselling process, the candidate has to first register and get their documents verified at designated help line centres. The AP POLYCET counselling 2019 counselling schedule will be prepared rank-wise – so the candidate has to report for counselling on the scheduled day only.

Post document verification, the candidates have to participate in online choice-filling process. If the candidates want, they may even visit a help line centre for completing the choice-filling process. It is recommended that candidates enter as many choices as possible to improve their chances of getting admission or a preferred seat. Also, to aid the choice filling process exam authorities will upload the last rank up to which admission was done in the previous academic session, which can be used by candidates to make informed divisions.

AP POLYCET Seat Allotment 2019

Admission authorities will consider the merit rank of candidate and options exercised for AP POLYCET 2019 seat allotment. The result of AP POLYCET 2019 seat allotment will be published online. Candidates who have been allotted seats will have to download the AP POLYCET seat allotment letter by logging into the allotment portal. In addition, the details of seat allotment will also be sent to the registered mobile number of the candidate.

Diploma Courses offered in Polytechnics:

Here, *SW means state-wide course

Disclaimer: Please note that the information included in this article is based on details released for the previous session, and will be updated once the notification for the current session is released.

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