AP EAPCET 2024 Exam – Application, Dates, Eligibility, Fees, Syllabus

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Overview

The Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test (AP-EAPCET), earlier known as AP EAMCET is conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). This Examination is the pre-requisite for admission into various professional courses offered in the University/ Private Colleges in the State of Andhra Pradesh.

Exam NameAndhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test
Also Known AsAPEAMCET
Exam CategoryUndergraduate
Exam LevelState
Exam ModeOnline (Computer based test)
Conducted byJawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK)

NEW: AP-EAMCET exam has now been renamed to AP-EAPCET exam.

UPDATE (Jun 13, 2024): AP-EAPCET 2024 Rank Card has been declared, read AP-EAPCET Rank Card.

UPDATE (Jun 12, 2024): AP-EAPCET 2024 Result has been declared, read AP-EAPCET Result.

UPDATE (May 24, 2024): AP-EAPCET 2024 Preliminary Answer Keys released, read AP-EAPCET Official Answer Keys.

UPDATE (May 24, 2024): AP-EAPCET 2024 Response Sheets now available, read AP-EAPCET Response Sheets.

UPDATE (May 8, 2024): Candidates who are having a clash of the APEAPCET examination date with any other competitive examination date, can send an email to [email protected] alongwith the Hall Ticket of other examination for change of slot. The email must be sent on or before May 12, 2024.

UPDATE (May 7, 2024): AP-EAPCET 2024 Hall Ticket is now available, read AP-EAPCET Hall Ticket.

UPDATE (May 4, 2024): AP-EAPCET 2024 Application Form correction open, read AP-EAPCET Application Correction.

UPDATE (Mar 21, 2024): AP-EAPCET 2024 exam dates have been revised, read AP-EAPCET Exam Date.

UPDATE (Mar 12, 2024): AP-EAPCET Applications are open now.

UPDATE (Mar 11, 2024): AP-EAPCET 2024 exam dates have been announced, read AP-EAPCET Exam Date.

UPDATE (Dec 19, 2023): AP-EAPCET Applications are expected to open in March, Subscribe to receive all updates on your mobile for free.

AP-EAPCET 2024: Pattern | Syllabus | Mock Tests


About

Pattern

  • The exam will be a computer-based test of 3 hours duration.
  • There will be 160 questions in all comprising 80 questions of Mathematics, 40 questions of Physics, and 40 questions of Chemistry.
  • All the questions will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) i.e. each question will have four choices, only one being the correct choice.
  • Candidates will be awarded 1 mark for each correct answer.
  • There will be no negative marking for wrong answers.
  • The medium of the question paper will be English and Telugu only.
  • Note: Candidates who have studied the qualifying examination in Urdu medium and wish to avail assistance for translating the questions into Urdu, will be allotted a Test Centre at Kurnool only.
 

The no. of questions in each part is as follows:

SectionNo. of QuestionsMarks
Mathematics8080
Physics4040
Chemistry4040
Total160160

Schedule

Dates

    DateSession
    Engineering Stream
    May 18 – May 23, 2024Morning and Evening Session

Slots

  • Session 1: 09.00 AM to 12.00 PM
  • Session 2: 02.30 PM to 05.30 PM

Note

The candidate does not have the option of choosing a specific date/ session to appear for the AP EAPCET entrance examination. This information is known to the candidate only after downloading the Hall Ticket.

For any reason, if the candidate fails to appear in the given slot, he/she is treated as absent.

Eligibility

Nationality and Region

  • Candidates should be of Indian Nationality or Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)/ Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Card Holders.
  • Candidates should belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh/ Telangana. The candidates should satisfy Local/ Non-Local status requirements as laid down in Telangana / Andhra Pradesh.

Qualifying Examination

  • Candidates should have passed or appeared for the final year of Intermediate Examination (10+2 pattern) with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry as optional or related vocational courses in the fields of Engineering and Technology.
  • Candidate should obtain at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidate belongs to reserved category) in the subjects specified taken together in the qualifying examination.

Age

  • Candidates should have completed 16 years of age as of 31st December of the year of admission.
  • There is no upper age limit.


Syllabus

Mock Test

  • An official mock test is made available to the candidates appearing for AP-EAPCET.
  • Candidates can take the Mock Test to understand the pattern of the computer-based test and make themselves familiar with the interface.
  • The mock test is for practice purpose only.
  • AP-EAMCET Mock Tests can be checked here.

Sample Questions

Check AP-EAPCET sample questions for Physics, Chemistry and Maths: Sample Questions 2022 | Sample Questions 2020 | Sample Questions 2019.

Past Question Papers

See previous year Question Papers and Answers here.

Fees

AP-EAPCET 2024 Application Fee is as follows:

CategoryFees
A) Single Stream (Engineering or Agriculture)
OC₹600
BC₹550
SC/ST₹500
B) Both Streams (Engineering and Agriculture)
OC₹1,200
BC₹1,100
SC/ST₹1,000

Registration

  • The registrations for AP-EAPCET 2024 examination will begin from March 12, 2024.
  • The last date to apply without late fee is April 15, 2024.
  • The last date to register with late fee is:
    Late FeeLast Date to Register
    ₹500April 30, 2024
    ₹1000May 5, 2024
    ₹5000May 10, 2024
    ₹10000May 12, 2024

Application Procedure

  1. Candidates need to visit the EAPCET website and enter basic details.
  2. Pay the Application fee through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ AP Online Centre.
  3. Fill the application form and submit it.
  4. Take a printout of the application summary page.

Application Correction

  • Candidates will be provided with a facility to make corrections in their application form particulars.
  • It is a one-time facility and is extended to the candidates to avoid any hardship to them.
  • The correction facility will be available as per schedule.

Hall Ticket / Admit Card

  • The hall ticket can be downloaded from the EAPCET site after it’s notified.
  • The hall ticket will have the candidate’s Name, Date of Birth, Gender, Category, Test Centre Name, Date and Time of examination.
  • Candidates are required to produce the hall ticket at the test centre without which entry will not be allowed.

Test Centres

Test Cities

DistrictCentre
AnakapalleAnakapalle
AnantapurAnanthapuramu
AnantapurGooty
AnantapurTadipatri
AnnamayyaMadanapalle
AnnamayyaRajampet
AnnamayyaRayachoti
BapatlaBapatla
BapatlaChirala
ChittoorChittoor
ChittoorPalamner
East GodavariRajahmundry
EluruEluru
GunturGuntur
HyderabadLB Nagar
HyderabadSecunderabad
KakinadaKakinada
KonaseemaAmalapuram
KrishnaGudlavalleru
KrishnaMachilipatnam
KurnoolAdoni
KurnoolKurnool
KurnoolYemmiganur
NandyalNandyal
NTRMylavaram
NTRTiruvuru
NTRVijayawada
PalnaduNarasaraopeta
PrakasamMarkapuram
PrakasamOngole
Sri Potti Sriramulu NelloreKavali
Sri Potti Sriramulu NelloreNellore
Sri Sathya SaiPuttaparthi
SrikakulamSrikakulam
SrikakulamTekkali
TirupatiGudur
TirupatiPuttur
TirupatiTirupati
VisakhapatnamAnandapuram
VisakhapatnamGajuwaka
VisakhapatnamVisakhapatnam
VizianagaramBobbili
VizianagaramRajam
VizianagaramVizianagaram
West GodavariBhimavaram
West GodavariNarasapuram
West GodavariTadepalligudem
YSR KadapaKadapa
YSR KadapaProddatur

Answer Keys

  • The preliminary answer keys of AP-EAPCET (Engineering) will be made available on the AP-EAPCET website after it’s notified.
  • If anyone is unsatisfied with an answer, the candidate can file an objection on or before the stipulated date along with all supporting documents/ justification.
  • The decision of the Expert Committee will be final.

Qualifying Marks

  • The qualifying percentage of marks for the AP-EAPCET is 25% of the maximum marks.
  • For candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe, no minimum qualifying marks are prescribed.

Result / Rank List

  • A merit list will be prepared based on the combined score obtained by giving 75% weightage to AP-EAPCET normalized marks and 25% weightage to 10+2 marks.
  • The rank card can be downloaded from the EAPCET website.
  • The result for AP-EAPCET will be declared as per schedule.

Admission Procedure

  • The admission will be purely based on the merit in the rank list prepared based on the combined score obtained by giving 75% weightage to AP-EAPCET normalized marks and 25% weightage to 10+2 marks.
  • The list of institutions with intake in each discipline and category will be available on the EAPCET website after the result declaration.

Important Information

  • Students need to bring Hall Ticket along with Filled in Online Application Form with duly affixed recent colour passport size photograph attested by Gazetted Officer (or) the Principal of the College where the candidate has studied the qualifying examination.
  • The signature of the candidate and left-hand thumb impression is to be filled in the respective spaces provided in the Filled In Online Application form in the presence of the invigilator only.

Important Dates

ActivityDate
Commencement of Online application formsMarch 12, 2024
Last date for submission of online applications without late feeApril 15, 2024
Last date for submission of online applications with late fee of Rs. 500April 30, 2024
Last date for submission of online applications with late fee of Rs. 1000May 5, 2024
Correction of online application data already submitted by the candidateMay 4 – May 6, 2024
Downloading of Hall-ticketsMay 7, 2024
Last date for receipt of online applications with late fee of Rs. 5000May 10, 2024
Last date for receipt of applications with late fee of Rs. 10000May 12, 2024
Date of AP EAPCET ExaminationMay 16 – May 17, 2024 (BiPC Stream)
May 18 – May 23, 2024 (MPC Stream)
Declaration of Preliminary KeyMay 23, 2024 (BiPC Stream)
May 24, 2024 (MPC Stream)
Last Date for receiving of objections on Preliminary KeyMay 25, 2024 (BiPC Stream)
May 26, 2024 (MPC Stream)
Declaration of ResultJune 12, 2024

Contact Information

Candidates can contact APEAPCET through written communication, phone or email.

APEAPCET Contact Information
AddressThe Convener, AP EAPCET – 2024,
Ground Floor, Administrative Building,
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada,
Kakinada-533003, Andhra Pradesh (India)
Phone0884-2359599, 0884-2342499
Email[email protected]

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