AP PGECET 2021 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

Andhra Pradesh Common Entrance Test [AP PGECET]

AP PGECET - Andhra Pradesh Common Entrance Test

AP PGECET (Andhra Pradesh Postgraduate Engineering Common Entrance Test) is a State Level Entrance Examination Conducted by the authority Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education, and AP PGECET entrance examination will be held in online mode (Computer Based Test). AP PGECET 2021 is conducted for the candidates seeking to get admission into postgraduate courses like M Tech & M Pharm in the domain of Engineering, Technology, and Pharmacy, which are offered at the participating colleges in Andhra Pradesh State.

Candidates who have qualified in the GATE and GPAT Entrance Exam, not required to appear for the AP PGECET entrance exam. Such candidates can get admission based on their qualified entrance exam score. AP PGECET 2021 application process is likely to begin in March, and the last date to submit the online application form is within April. Once the application process gets completed, successfully registered candidates can access the AP PGECET 2021 admit card through the official website via online mode.

Candidates need to make sure of the eligibility criteria before applying for the AP PGECET entrance exam application form. Candidates must have qualified in bachelor’s degree in concerned specialization with a needed aggregate score to apply. AP PGECET 2021 examination will be held tentatively conducted in May. The examination will be held in 11 cities across the Andhra Pradesh State.

Name of the Examination

Andhra Pradesh Post-graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test

Exam Conducting Authority

Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education

Examination Level

State Level Entrance Exam

Examination Mode

Online Mode (Computer Based Test)

Mode of Application

Online

Course offered

Post Graduate Courses

Official Website

sche.ap.gov.in/pgecet

AP PGECET 2021 Exam Date

The Entrance Examination will be conducted as per the schedule prescribed by the examination authority. Important dates are relevant to the entrance examination, which candidates must note. Candidates can check out the schedule of AP PGECET 2021, which is tabulated below.

Important Events

Dates

AP PGECET Application form availability

1st week of March

Last Date to apply

1st week of April

The Last Date to submit the application form with late fee

2nd week of April

Availability of AP PGECET Application Correction window

2nd week of April

AP PGECET Admit Card Availability

Last week of April

AP PGECET Examination

May 2nd Week

AP PGECET 2021 Eligibility criteria

Graduates who meet the eligibility criteria that APSCHE prescribes can apply for the AP PGECET state level entrance examination. AP PGECETT 2021 Eligibility terms and conditions follows:

Nationality: Candidates must be an Indian Citizen to apply for the AP PGECET entrance examination

Age Limit: Applicants who are willing to apply for AP PGECET must be minimum of 21 years to get eligible.

Qualification: Candidates seeking to get admission into Postgraduate M Tech Program must have possessed a bachelor’s degree with the required 50% aggregate marks from any recognized institute/university. If the candidates belong to the reserved category, they must attain a minimum 45% aggregate score in the qualifying examination.

Aspirants who are applying for Master’s Degree M. Pharm Program should obtain 55% aggregate marks in bachelor’s degree B. Pharm and reserved categories like SC/ST candidates can obtain a minimum 50% aggregate score from any approved institute.

AP PGECET 2021 Application Form & Fees

AP PGECET 2021 application form will be available on the official website from the 1st week of March. The entire application process will be held in online mode only. Candidates need to submit the application form for AP PGECET in 1st week of April without any late fees. Candidates will be able to submit the application form within the 2nd week of April, but they need to pay the late fees along with application fee charges. AP PGECET application process includes several steps like Paying the AP PGECET application fees, Registration Process, filling up the form, Uploading documents.

Candidates can check out the following steps to fill up the AP PGECET 20201 application form.

Step 1: Payment of AP PGECET application fee: First, candidates need to pay the required application fees as per their category wise via online mode to access the application form. AP PGECET application fees for the general category cost approximately INR 800, and the candidates who belong to the reserved category must pay the application fee of INR 400. Upon Successful Payment, a transaction ID will be sent for the candidate's registered Mail ID and mobile number.

Step 2: Registration: Candidates need to register themselves by entering the required details like Payment reference ID, qualifying examination hall ticket number, date of birth, and then click on submit option. The new registration number will be generated.

Step 3: Fill up the application form: After the successful registration, fill up the application form by entering the necessary details such as Personal Details, Educational Details, Contact Details, and candidates required to enter other relevant details, which as mentioned in the application form. Candidates need to choose the AP PGECET exam center as per their preference.

Step 4: Upload Documents: After filling up the form completely, candidates need to upload the scanned images of educational documents and other relevant certificates and must upload the photo along with signature as per the prescribed format

Step 5: Submit & Take the printout: After uploading the documents, candidates need to make sure the details are proper, which they have filled in the form by cross checking once, and then they need to submit it. Candidates are advised to save the duly filled application form and take the print out of it for further reference.

Registration Process for the candidates who qualified in GATE and GPAT Entrance Exams

There is a separate application process for GATE & GPAT qualified candidates. However, the seat allocation's first price is given to the candidates who have secured a valid GATE & GPAT Entrance Exam score. The remaining seats will be filled through AP PGECET Score.

Step 1: Candidates need to visit the official website of APSCHE (sche.ap.gov.in)

Step 2: Need to click on the available link on the portal, which states “AP PGECET 2021 for GPAT and GATE qualifiers.”

Step 3: New Page will appear on the screen, and candidates are advised to pay the required application fees.

Step 4: Upon Successful Payment, Candidates are advised to fill in the details which have been asked in the application form, like academic & personal details, and need to enter the qualified entrance exam details.

Step 5: After filling the form, candidates need to submit it and take the print out of it for further reference.

AP PGECET 2021 Application Form & fees

AP PGECET 2021 application form will be available on the official website from the 1st week of March. The entire application process will be held in online mode only. Candidates need to submit the application form for AP PGECET in 1st week of April without any late fees. Candidates will submit the application form within the 2nd week of April, but they need to pay the late fees and application fee charges. AP PGECET application process includes several steps like Paying the AP PGECET application fees, Registration Process, filling up the form, Uploading documents.

Candidates can check out the following steps to fill up the AP PGECET 20201 application form.

Step 1: Payment of AP PGECET application fee: First, candidates need to pay the required application fees as per their category wise via online mode to access the application form. AP PGECET application fees for the general category cost approximately INR 800, and the candidates who belong to the reserved category must pay the application fee of INR 400. Upon Successful Payment, a transaction ID will be sent for the candidate's registered Mail ID and mobile number.

Step 2: Registration: Candidates need to register themselves by entering the required details like Payment reference ID, qualifying examination hall ticket number, date of birth, and then click on submit option. The new registration number will be generated.

Step 3: Fill up the application form: After the successful registration, fill up the application form by entering the necessary details such as Personal Details, Educational Details, Contact Details, and candidates required to enter other relevant details, which as mentioned in the application form. Candidates need to choose the AP PGECET exam center as per their preference.

Step 4: Upload Documents: After filling up the form completely, candidates need to upload the scanned images of educational documents and other relevant certificates and must upload the photo along with signature as per the prescribed format

Step 5: Submit & Take the printout: After uploading the documents, candidates need to make sure the details are proper, which they have filled in the form by cross checking once, and then they need to submit it. Candidates are advised to save the duly filled application form and take the print out of it for further reference.

Registration Process for the candidates who qualified in GATE and GPAT Entrance Exams

There is a separate application process for GATE & GPAT qualified candidates. However, the seat allocation's priority is given to the candidates who have secured a valid GATE & GPAT Entrance Exam score. The remaining seats will be filled through AP PGECET Score.

Step 1: Candidates need to visit the official website of APSCHE (sche.ap.gov.in)

Step 2: Need to click on the available link on the portal, which states “AP PGECET 2021 for GPAT and GATE qualifiers.”

Step 3: New Page will appear on the screen, and candidates are advised to pay the required application fees.

Step 4: Upon Successful Payment, Candidates are advised to fill in the details which have been asked in the application form, like academic & personal details, and need to enter the qualified entrance exam details.

Step 5: After filling the form, candidates need to submit it and take the print out of it for further reference.

AP PGECET 2021 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

AP PGECET examination will be conducted by the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education in online mode only (Computer Based Test). The Entrance will usually be conducted in May. Before appearing for the entrance exam, candidates must make sure about AP PGECET 2021 Exam Pattern to make better preparation for the examination. There will be overall 14 Papers, which will be conducted in 2 sessions. AP PGECET Exam Pattern concludes the details like Examination Mode, Type of questions, Number of Questions, Exam Duration, Medium of Examination, Marking Scheme, Negative marking.

The exam comprises 120 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) type of questions from all the disciplines.  The exam's time duration will be for 2 hours (120 minutes). Each question carries 1 mark, and there will be no negative marking.

AP PGECET 2021 Exam Pattern

Details

Examination Mode

Online Mode (Computer Based Test)

Examination Medium

English

Time Duration

2 Hours

Format

MCQ

Number of Questions

120

Total Marks

120

Marking Scheme

Every correct answer carries 1 mark

Negative Marking

No negative marking

 

Syllabus of AP PGECET

AP PGECET syllabus for overall 14 papers varies in terms of topics and subjects. Andhra University declares the syllabus in PDF format for all the disciplines on its official website.PDF Document concludes the essential topics and chapters, such that candidates can prepare for the AP PGECET entrance exam by following the recommended topics.

Candidates can refer to the important topics listed below according to discipline wise.

Discipline

Important Topics

Aerospace Engineering

Linear Algebra, Calculus

Probability & Statistics

Airplane Performance

The atmosphere, Static Stability

Central Force Motion, Orbit Transfer

Basic Fluid Mechanics, Viscous Flows

Stress & Strain, Machinery

Vehicle Structures

Bio-Technology

 

Calculus, Differential Calculus

Linear Algebra, Probability

Statistics & Numerical Methods

Process Biotechnology

Biochemistry, Microbiology

Molecular Biology & Genetics

Civil Engineering

Structural Analysis, Mechanics

Concrete Structures

Differential Calculus, Linear Algebra

Probability and Statistics

Numerical Methods

Soil Mechanics

Foundation Engineering

Electrical Engineering

 

 

 

 

 

Linear Algebra,

Calculus, Numerical Methods

Differential Equations

Complex Variables

Probability and Statistics

Electrical and Electronic

Measurements, Electric Circuits

Electrical Machines

Power Electronics

Signals and Systems

Power Systems, Control Systems

Analog and Digital Electronics

Electric Traction System

Mechanical Engineering

 

 

 

 

 

 

Differential Equations

Linear Algebra, Calculus

Probability and Statistics

Complex Variables

Strength of Materials

Engineering Mechanics

Engineering Mechanics,

Vibrations & Design.

Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics

Applications and Heat-Transfer

Metal Casting, Forming, Joining

Engineering Materials

Machine Tool Operations

Computer Integrated Manufacturing

Production Planning

Metrology, Inspection

Inventory Control, Research

AP PGECET 2021 Admit Card

AP PECET 2021 Admit card will be available after the application process gets complete. Candidates who have successfully registered for the AP PGECET 2021 entrance exam within the last date can access their admit card via online mode. AP PGECET admits card will be released tentatively in the last week of April at the official website of APSCHE. Candidates need to carry their admit card to the exam center during the entrance exam. Without an admit card, candidates will not be allowed to take up the entrance exam.

And also, candidates need to carry any one of the ID proofs documents such as Aadhar Card, Voter ID, or Pan Card along with an admit card. The Admit card concludes important details such as Candidate name, roll number/register of the candidate, date & schedule and venue of the examination center, and important instructions. Candidates are advised to keep the admit card carefully even after completing the entrance exam. It might be needed for future reference during the counseling process.

Candidates can refer to the following steps to download AP PGECET 2021 Admit Card.

Step 1: At first, Candidates need to visit the official website (sche.ap.gov.in/pgecet). To be noted, admit cards will be available only in online mode.

Step 2: Then candidates need to click on the “Download AP PGECET Admit Card” Link

Step 3: Candidates need to enter their registration number generated earlier during the application process. Then candidates need to choose the paper which they have applied for.

Step 4: After entering the necessary details, click on the submit option

Step 5: Then AP PGECET admits card will display on their screen. Candidates need to download it and must take the print out of it.

AP PGECET 2021 Results & Score Card

Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education will declare the AP PGECET 2021 result in June or May Last week. Candidates can view their results via online mode by visiting the official website. AP PGECET Result will be declared in Candidate Ranks secured, the percentile of candidates, and candidates' qualifying status. Candidates can access the AP PGECET score card by entering the required details like registration number & Date of Birth. Participating institutes shortlist the candidates based on the candidate's score obtained in the AP-PGECET entrance exam, and such candidates need to appear for AP PGECET counseling sessions.

Check out the following steps to know how to check AP PGECET 2021 results.

Step 1: At first, candidates must visit the official website (sche.ap.gov.in/pgecet)

Step 2: Then need to click on the available link which states “AP PGECET” and then click on “View Results” Link

Step 3: Candidates need to enter registration number, date of birth and should select the opted subject

Step 4: Then the AP PGECET result will display on the screen, candidates can view their rank obtained, Percentage along with qualifying status.

Step 5: Candidates must download the AP PGECET 2021 Scorecard and take the print out of it, which is required at the counseling process.

AP PGECET 2021 Counselling & Admission

AP PGECET 2021 Counselling & Admission

  • After the AP PGECET result announcement, candidates will be shortlisted based on the AP PGECET entrance examination score, and such candidates need to appear for AP PGECET 2021 counseling as per the given schedule.
  • According to their merit score obtained in the entrance examination, candidates will be called for a Counseling session.
  • Candidates who have qualified in GATE & GPAT Entrance Examination for such candidates counseling will be held separately to grant Postgraduate Courses admission.
  • According to their category, candidates need to pay the AP PGECET Processing fees to participate in the Counseling session. Processing fees for the general category cost approximately INR 600, and for the reserved Category, it costs around INR 300. Payment can be made via online mode.
  • AP PGECET 2021 Counselling begins with document verification, and after that web, counseling will begin

AP PGECET 2021 Participating Colleges

AP PGECET 2021 Participating Colleges

More than 270 Institutes accept the AP PGECET score to provide admission for the Post Graduate Courses and Participating Colleges comes under 7 Universities, and they are mentioned below.

  • Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati
  • Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur
  • Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur
  • Sri Padmavathi Mahila University, Tirupathi
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technology University, Kakinada
  • Andhra University, Visakhapatnam
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technology University, Anantapur.

List of AP PGECET 2021 Examination Centres

AP PGECET Exam Centres are situated all over the Andhra Pradesh State. While filling up the application, candidates need to choose their AP PGECET 2021 exam center as per their preference. Each registered candidate’s exam center will be allocated as per their choice and seat availability. Venue Details of the examination center will be provided on the admit card.

AP PGECET 2021 will be conducted in Andhra Pradesh State's following cities.

  • Bhimavaram
  • Tirupati
  • Anantapur
  • Vizianagaram
  • Kadapa
  • Visakhapatnam
  • Guntur
  • Nellore
  • Hyderabad
  • Kurnool
  • Vijayawada.