About APJEE 2020

APSCTE is an autonomous body under the Directorate of Higher and Technical Education, Government of Arunachal Pradesh has conducted the Arunachal Pradesh Joint Entrance Examination (APJEE) for admission of candidates to various technical and professional courses in the Polytechnics of State. Arunachal Pradesh State Council for Technical Education (APSCTE) has now released the APJEE 2020 online application form on March 5. Earlier, the offline application form of APJEE 2020 was released on February 4. The last date to submit APJEE application form in both online and offline mode is May 15 (Upto 4:00 pm). The admit card of APJEE 2020 will be available in an online mode from May 18. The examination authority will conduct APJEE 2020 on May 30.  The counselling of APJEE 2020 for the seat allotment will be held in online mode. The selected candidates will have to report at their respective allotted Institutions to confirm their seats.

APJEE 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name Arunachal Pradesh Joint Entrance Examination
Short Exam Name APJEE
Conducting Body Directorate of Higher & Technical Education Arunachal Pradesh
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Exam Level State Level Exam
Languages English
Mode of Application Offline / Online
Application Fee (General) 700 Rs [Online]
Mode of Exam Offline
Mode of Counselling Online
Exam Duration 2 Hours

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APJEE 2020 Important Dates

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Upcoming Dates and Events

04 Feb, 2020 - 15 May, 2020

Application | Mode: Offline Ongoing

05 Mar, 2020 - 15 May, 2020

Application | Mode: Online Ongoing

18 May, 2020

Admit Card | Mode: Online

30 May, 2020

Exam | Mode: Offline

03 Jun, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

21 Jun, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Start Date | Mode: Online

APJEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who wish to take admission must check the eligibility criteria of APJEE 2020 before applying for the examination. Applications of those candidates would be accepted who meet the APJEE 2020 eligibility criteria. Rest applications would be subjected to rejection by the admission authority. Candidates can check the eligibility criteria as mentioned below:

  • Children of Arunachal Pradesh Scheduled Tribe (APST), Children of Non-APST employees of the State Government, Central Government & the Public Sector Undertakings serving in Arunachal Pradesh and all others residing in Arunachal Pradesh for the past 3 years or more and who have passed their Class 10th from any Schools within Arunachal Pradesh will be eligible to appear for APJEE.
  • Candidates must have passed or appeared in Class 10th or equivalent from a Government recognized Board to be eligible for appearing in APJEE 2020
  • Candidates must be 15 to 18 years of age as on the date of admission. Relaxation of 3 years is provided to the candidates belonging to SC/ST category. Age limits will be governed by the norms of AICTE.

Reservation Criteria of APJEE 2020

Candidates must fulfil eligibility criteria based on which candidates will be placed in two categories for which they must fulfil the following criteria:

1.Category-IAll APST Candidates which includes children of IAS/Central Govt./State Govt. employees
  • Children of non-APST State Government
  • Children of employees of All India Services/Central Government organization & Central Public Sector Undertakings serving within the territory of Arunachal Pradesh
  • Candidates who have appeared/passed their Class 10 or equivalent from any Schools of Arunachal Pradesh and their parents must be residing in the state for a minimum of 3 years.

Mode of Application : Online and Offline

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other

Candidates who wish to apply for the examination can now fill the application form of APJEE 2020 in online mode. The authorities have released the online application form on March 5, 2020. However, the offline application form was released on February 4. Candidates will be able to fill up the form in both online and offline mode till May 15. APJEE 2020 application form comprises of the details where candidates will have to enter their personal, academic details and address of communication. All the information entered by the candidates must be valid. Applications with invalid/incorrect information will be rejected. Candidates are requested to go through the below-mentioned steps while filling the application form of APJEE 2020.

Steps to fill Offline APJEE 2020 Application Form

The candidates will be able to access the offline application form of APJEE 2020 from the various Govt. Polytechnics at Laying, Dirang, Namsai, Roing, Pasighat and the Council's office at Itanagar. The application form has to be filled with the required information and the photograph has to be affixed to the given space. Submission of the application form has to be done before the final date.

Procedure to fill Online APJEE Application Form 2020

STEP 1- Open Admission Portal: Candidates wishing to apply will have to visit the official website and click on "Online application" link.

STEP 2- Enter Details: Candidates must enter all the required details in the application form of APJEE 2020. The prerequisite such as personal details, academic details and address of communication must be entered by the candidate. While filling the application form, it is advised that every detail must be entered with care. All correct and valid information must be entered.

STEP 3- Upload Documents:  After all details in the application form has been entered, candidates are then asked to upload scanned images of their required documents. Candidates must upload a scanned copy of photograph and signature in the JPEG format and not exceeding a size of 25kb.

STEP 4- Review your Application Form: After uploading the documents, candidates are advised to review their application before finally submitting the application form. Candidates must make possible changes wherever required (if necessary) since after submission no more changes will be allowed in the application form.

STEP 5- Payment of Application Fees: After completely reviewing the application form, candidates will be redirected to the payment page. The payment of application fee can be done in an online mode only either through Net Banking or Credit/Debit Card. After the payment is complete, save the receipt of application fee for future reference.

STEP 6- Final Submission: Submit the application form now by clicking on the "Final Submit" button. After the submission, a registration number will be generated which will be used for all future references and for the login to the admission portal. Also, a confirmation page will also be displayed which the candidate must download and take a print out of to be on a safer side.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
SC, General, OBC Online Female, Male ₹ 700
ST Online Female, Male ₹ 500

APJEE 2020 Syllabus



APJEE 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates who wish to apply for the examination must check the exam pattern of APJEE 2020 so that they are aware of how the question paper will be framed, types of questions in the paper, marks allotted to each questions, total marks, marking scheme, negative marking and others. With the help of APJEE 2020 exam pattern, candidates will have an edge towards attempting the question paper in a well manner.                                                                           




Mode of Examination



Medium of Examination



Duration of Examination

90 minutes (2 Hours)


Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) or Objective Questions


Total Number of Questions

150 Questions   


Total Marks



Marking Scheme

  • 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answers 
  • 1 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answers

  • No marks for unattempted questions

The admission authority will release the admit card of APJEE 2020 in an online mode on May 18. APJEE 2020 admit card will be issued to the eligible candidates who have successfully filled the application form with all the valid and correct details. Admit card of APJEE 2020 can be downloaded by login to the admission portal by using user id (mobile number). Details such as name of the candidate, gender, date of birth, entrance examination date and venue, address of examination centre and general instructions. Candidate must preserve the APJEE 2020 admit card until all the admission process are complete.

APJEE 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar

Documents Required at Exam

  • APJEE 2020 admit card

The result of APJEE 2020 will be declared by the admission authority tentatively in the first week of June. Candidates will be able to access APJEE 2020 result in an online mode in the form of PDF. The result of APJEE declared category wise in the form of merit list for all candidates who appeared in the entrance examination. Two or more candidates secured the same marks allotted the same rank in APJEE examination. However, the inter-se merit will be determined on the basis of percentage secured by the candidate in the qualifying examination. Successfully qualified candidates will be invited to attend the counselling of APJEE 2020 which will be held online.

Mode of Counselling: Online

Candidates who have qualified in the APJEE examination will have to participate in the counselling process which will be held in online mode. The counselling process comprises of choice filling and document verification process. On the basis of merit list of APJEE 2020, candidates are allotted the seats in the preferred course and institute. Allotment of the seat to the preferred course and institute will be a subject to availability of seats in the institute. If a candidate who has been allotted seat does not join, they will not be eligible to appear in the subsequent APJEEs. Candidate must immediately surrender the seat if he/she is not willing to undergo that particular course.

APJEE 2020 Counselling Centers

State City
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Class 10th marksheet/pass certificate
  • Class 12th marksheet/pass certificate
  • ST category for category-I
  • Employment certificate from respective employers or domicile certificate issued by first class magistrate for category-II
  • School leaving/transfer certificate
  • Character/conduct certificate from the institution last attended
  • Migration certificate
  • SC/ST certificate
  • Parents’ employment certificate
  • Permanent residential certificate
  • Medical fitness certificate
  • Admit card of APJEE 2020

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Questions related to APJEE

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can private student give apjee entrance examination

Indrajit Gupta 24th Dec, 2019

Hello aspirant,

Yes, but you need to fulfill eligibility criteria.

APJEE is an entrance exam for admission to many engineering diploma courses in polytechnics across the state of Arunachal Pradesh.

The basic eligibility criteria for apjee as:-

•A candidate must passed 10 th or equivalent exam.

•A candidate should be age between 15 to 18.

For further details about apjee exam ,kindly check below the mentioned link:-


I hope this helpful for you.

Best wishes!!

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