AP PGECET – Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test

AP PGECETAndhra Pradesh Post-Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (AP PGECET 2017) is a state level entrance test of Andhra Pradesh. It is held for providing admission to the aspirants seeking for M.Tech, M.Pharma (regular courses) in the field of Engineering, Technology and Pharmacy. It is conducted by the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada on behalf of A.P. State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). GPAT and GATE qualify candidates are exempted to avail this test for admission as they can get admission on the basis of their rank. Candidates can check the complete details about AP PGECET 2017 including application form, exam dates and notification for the year 2017.

AP PGECET 2017 Exam Dates

Get the dates of AP PGECET 2017 given below:

Events Dates
Notification Issue First week of March 2017
Online Application Availability Date First week of March 2017
Form Submission Last Date (Without Late Fee) Fourth week of April 2017
Form Submission Last Date (With Late Fee) Third week of May 2017
Admit Card Download Date Third week of May 2017
Date of Examination 10th and 11th May 2017
Result Declaration Second week of June 2017

AP PGECET Application Form 2017

  • AP PGECET application form will be available online only from the first week of March, tentatively.
  • Candidates will have to fill the application form online before the last date (without late fee).
  • After the last date of filling the application form, one can fill the application form indeed but with the late fee.
  • The candidates can also check the status of their application form whether it is submitted successfully or not.
  • As the application form will be submitted, an intimation message regarding the successful submission of application form will be received by the candidates via SMS/E-mail.
  • In case a candidate wants to appear for more than one test, separate registration fee has to be paid for each test.

Note: There is no need for the GATE/GPAT qualifiers to appear the AP PGECET 2017 as they are admitted to the colleges on the basis of their rank in GATE/GPAT. Such candidates are required to register separately for admission.

Application Fee

The candidates can submit the application fee through credit card/debit card or through AP online centres. The application fee required to be paid by the candidates against the application form are as follows:

AP PGECET Eligibility Criteria

It is necessary for all the applicants to meet the eligibility conditions as prescribed by the authority. AP PGECET 2017 eligibility conditions are mentioned below:

  • Applicant must be the Indian citizen.
  • Candidates should have the domicile certificate of Andhra Pradesh.
  • Candidates must satisfy the local/non local status requirements.
  • The candidate must have passed the qualifying examination as B.E./B.Tech from the recognized University with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ST category candidates).
  • The candidate must have passed the qualifying examination as B.Pharma from the recognized University with at least 55% marks (50% for SC/ST category candidates).

AP PGECET Exam Pattern

Check the AP PGECET exam pattern 2017 given below:

  • Duration: The examination of AP PGECET will consist of 2 hours duration.
  • Type: The question paper contains objective type and multiple choice questions.
  • Mode & Marks: It is the pen and paper based examination consisting of 120 marks.
  • Language: The medium of the examination will be English only.
  • Marking Scheme: One mark will be provided for every right answer.
AP PGECET 2017 Exam Pattern
Exam Type Pen & Paper Based
Duration of the exam 2 Hours
Total No of questions 120
Type of questions Multiple Choice objective type questions
Marking Scheme 1 mark for each correct answer
Negative Marking Not applicable
Medium of Question Paper English only

Check AP PGECET Preparation Tips 2017

AP PGECET 2017 will be conducted in the following disciplines:

AP PGECET 2017 Test Paper Paper Code
Aerospace Engineering AS
Bio Technology BT
Chemical Engineering CH
Civil Engineering CE
Computer Science & Information Technology CS
Electrical Engineering EE
Electronics & Communication Engineering EC
Food Technology FT
Geo Engineering & Geo Informatics GG
Instrumentation Engineering EI
Mechanical Engineering ME
Metallurgy MT
Nano Technology NT

AP PGECET 2017 Exam Centres:

The examination will be held in various cities of Andhra Pradesh that include Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Guntur, Tirupathi, Anantapuram. The candidates will get the more details about the examination venue in the admit card.

AP PGECET 2017 Syllabus

This exam is held for various specializations of engineering and pharmacy. Thus, the syllabus is separate for all these papers. Candidates should adhere to the syllabus for which they will be appeared for exam. The detailed syllabus is as given on following links:

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