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) will release the application form of APJEE 2020 tentatively in the first week of April. The admit card of APJEE 2020 will be available in an online mode starting tentatively from the third week of May. The examination authority will conduct APJEE 2020 tentatively in the final week of May.  The counselling of APJEE 2020 for the seat allotment will be held in offline mode. Candidates will have to appear in person to attend the counselling process at the Auditorium Hall of Dera Natung Govt. College, Itanagar. Candidates will have to get their documents verified to get the seat confirmed. Without the document verification process, candidates will not be allotted the seat in the participating institutes of APJEE 2020. The selected candidates had to report at their respective allotted Institutions to confirm their seats.

Exam level: State Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Directorate of Higher & Technical Education Arunachal Pradesh
Duration 2 Hours

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APJEE 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

01 Apr, 2020 - 15 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Application | Mode: Online

20 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Admit Card | Mode: Online

30 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Exam | Mode: Offline

31 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

21 Jun, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Start Date | Mode: Offline

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

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

Candidates who wish to apply for the examination will be able to fill the application form of APJEE 2020 tentatively from the first week of April in an online mode. Candidates will be able to fill up the form tentatively till the third week of May. APJEE 2020 application form will comprise 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.

STEP 1- Open Admission Portal: Candidates wishing to apply must visit the registration link to apply for the examination. 

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
General, SC, OBC Online Male, Female ₹ 700
ST Online Male, Female ₹ 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 tentatively in the third week of May. 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 final week of May. 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 on the scheduled date and venue.

Mode of Counselling: Offline

Candidates who have qualified in the APJEE examination will be invited to attend the first round counselling of APJEE 2020. The shortlisted candidate will have to arrive at the  Auditorium Hall of Dera Natung Govt. College, Itanagar at the scheduled time in person to take part in the APJEE 2020 counselling process for the seat allotment. The counselling process comprised of choice filling and document verification process. Candidates are advised to bring along all the original as well as one set of copies of required documents and get them verified to book their seat. 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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