AP PGECET (Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test) is a state-level entrance examination conducted by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). It is conducted annually for candidates seeking admission into various postgraduate (PG) engineering courses in colleges across Andhra Pradesh.
The exam is conducted in online mode, and it assesses the candidates' knowledge and understanding in their respective disciplines. AP PGECET 2023 is expected to follow a similar pattern to previous years.
AP PGECET or Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test, is a state-level entrance exam conducted by the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) for admission into postgraduate engineering programs offered by the state's universities and colleges.
The exam is held annually in two phases, one for the Engineering (ECE, CSE, EEE, ETE, ME, CE, and IT) programs and the other for the Technology (Civil, Mechanical, and Chemical) programs.
The exam is conducted in a computer-based mode and consists of two sections:
|March 19, 2024
|Application form submission
|March 21, 2024 to April 30, 2024
|Application fee payment
|March 21, 2024 to May 6, 2024
|Admit card download
|May 22, 2024
|May 28 to 30, 2024
|Answer key release
|June 6, 2024
|June 8, 2024
|Final answer key release
|June 13, 2024
|June 15, 2024 to June 22, 2024
The AP PGECET 2023 counseling will be conducted in two phases:
The provisional seat allotment will be conducted online on the official website of APSCHE. The candidates will be able to choose their preferred colleges and courses. The final seat allotment will be conducted after the completion of the provisional seat allotment process.
Registration: Candidates who have qualified in AP PGECET 2023 and are eligible for counseling need to register on the official counseling website.
Payment of Counseling Fee: Pay the counseling fee through the available payment options. The counseling fee amount and payment methods will be mentioned on the official counseling website.
Document Verification: After successful payment of the counseling fee, candidates need to attend the document verification process at designated help centers. Carry all the necessary original documents along with their photocopies for verification.
Choice Filling: After document verification, candidates will receive login credentials to access the choice filling portal. Here, candidates can select their preferred colleges and courses based on their ranks and eligibility.
Seat Allotment: Based on the choices filled by the candidates and their rank, the seat allotment process will be conducted. Candidates will be allotted seats in the order of their rank and availability of seats.
Provisional Seat Allotment Letter: Candidates who are allotted seats will be issued a provisional seat allotment letter. This letter contains details about the allotted college and course.
Reporting to the Allotted College: After receiving the provisional seat allotment letter, candidates need to report to the allotted college within the specified time frame. They need to complete the admission formalities and pay the admission fee to secure their seat.
AP PGECET 2023 Rank Card: The rank card indicating the candidate's score and rank in the AP PGECET 2023 exam.
AP PGECET 2023 Hall Ticket: The hall ticket/admit card used to appear for the AP PGECET 2023 exam.
AP PGECET 2023 Application Form: A printout or copy of the filled-in AP PGECET 2023 application form.
Degree Certificate and Mark Sheets: Original and photocopies of the bachelor's degree certificate and mark sheets.
Intermediate (10+2) Mark Sheet: Mark sheet of the intermediate or equivalent examination.
SSC/10th Class Mark Sheet: Mark sheet of the 10th standard or equivalent examination.
Residence Certificate: Proof of residence in the state of Andhra Pradesh (if applicable).
Category Certificate: Caste or category certificate issued by a competent authority (if applicable).
Income Certificate: Income certificate for candidates applying for fee reimbursement (if applicable).
Transfer Certificate (TC): TC from the last institution studied (if applicable).
Migration Certificate: Migration certificate from the last institution studied (if applicable).
Passport-sized Photographs: Recent passport-sized photographs of the candidate.
|Permanent residency of AP state or should have lived for a substantial amount of time.
|Citizen of India
|The lower age limit is 21 years
|Candidates are required to score a minimum of 55% or more in the qualifying examination (50% for SCs and STs and other reserved categories).
|Candidates are required to score a minimum of 50% or more in the qualifying examination (45% for the Reserved Categories);
|For OC/BC Category
|Name of the exam
|AP PGECET 2023
|Date of release
|May 22, 2023
|Mode of downloading
Visit the Official Website: Go to the official website of AP PGECET (Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test).
Log In: Look for the link to download the admit card and click on it. You will be redirected to the login page.
Enter Credentials: Enter the required details, such as your registration number, date of birth, and other relevant information as requested.
Admit Card Display: After entering the details, click on the "Submit" or "Download Admit Card" button. The AP PGECET 2023 admit card will be displayed on the screen.
Check Details: Carefully verify all the details mentioned on the admit card, such as your name, photograph, exam date, time, and exam center.
Download and Print: If all the information is correct, proceed to download the admit card. Also, take a printout of the admit card for future reference and use.
Admit Card Requirements: Ensure that you carry the printed copy of the admit card to the examination center on the day of the AP PGECET 2023 exam, as it is a mandatory document for entry into the examination hall.
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|1 mark for each correct answer
|Type of Questions
|No negative marking
|Mode of Examination
|No. of questions
Understand the Syllabus: Familiarize yourself with the AP PGECET 2023 syllabus for your chosen subject. Cover all the topics thoroughly and create a study plan accordingly.
Create a Study Schedule: Develop a comprehensive study schedule that allocates sufficient time for each subject and topic. Stick to the schedule to maintain consistency in your preparation.
Study Material and Books: Refer to standard textbooks and study materials recommended by experts and previous exam toppers for in-depth preparation.
Previous Year Papers: Solve previous years' question papers and sample papers to understand the exam pattern, difficulty level, and time management.
Time Management: Practice solving questions within the stipulated time to enhance your time management skills during the actual exam.
Mock Tests: Take regular mock tests to evaluate your performance, identify weak areas, and work on improving them.
Revision: Allocate time for regular revision to reinforce your understanding and retain essential concepts.
Stay Updated: Keep yourself updated with the latest news and developments in your chosen field of study.
Stay Healthy: Take care of your physical and mental health. Get adequate rest, eat nutritious food, and engage in regular physical activities.
Positive Attitude: Stay motivated and maintain a positive attitude towards your preparation. Believe in yourself and your capabilities.
Seek Guidance: If you face challenges or doubts, seek guidance from teachers, mentors, or coaching experts to clarify your concepts.
Avoid Procrastination: Avoid procrastinating and start your preparation early to cover all the topics in due time.
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The AP PGECET 2023 answer key will be released on the official website of APSCHE within 15 days of the exam. The objections to the answer key can be submitted within 7 days of the release of the answer key.
The final answer key will be released after the scrutiny of the objections. The results of the exam will be released within 30 days of the release of the final answer key.
The answer key for the AP PGECET 2023 will be available in PDF format. The answer key will contain the correct answers for all the questions asked in the exam. The answer key will also contain the marking scheme for the exam.
|Number of Questions