Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test [AP PGECET]

AP PGECET 2018

Exam Date : 27th May 2018 To 27th May 2018
Result Date : 10th June 2018

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About AP PGECET 2017 Exam:

Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test is a well-known entrance test for admission to post graduation Engineering/Pharmacy(M.E/M.Tech/M.Pharm/Graduate level Pharm-D) courses in Universities and its affiliated colleges across the Andhra Pradesh state for the academic year 2017-2018.

JNTU-Kakinada will announce the AP PGECET 2017 Notification in 1st week of March 2017.So eligible candidates those who are interested may apply online only.

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.

AP PGECET 2017  is a state level test conducted under the authority of Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) on behalf of A.P State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE).

The candidates who appeared for GATE/GPAT need not appear for this test as they are admitted based on their GATE/GPAT scoring.

AP PGECET 2017 Exam Summary:

Exam Name:

Andhra Pradesh – Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test

Also known as:

AP PGECET

Exam level:

State Level

Conducting authority:

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada

Stream:

Engineering Entrance Exam


Participating Colleges:

Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur

Andhra University, Visakhapatnam

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada

Sri. Krishnadevaraya University, Ananthapur

Sri. Padmavathi Mahila University, Tirupathi

Sri. Venkateswara University, Tirupati


MOCK Test:

JNTU will be conducting the Mock test for the AP PGECET 2017 exam on the 15th of February 2017. The candidates can use the same to practice and understand the Exam Pattern and to an extent, the actual exam environment itself.

As the exam is online, candidates will be better equipped for the actual exam with the mock test.

AP PGECET 2018 Important Dates

  • AP PGECET Notification Issue: The AP PGECET notification will be issued in the first week of March 2017.
  • AP PGECET Online Application Availability Date: The AP PGECET 2017 online application form will be available in the first week of March 2017.
  • AP PGECET Submission of application form: The AP PGECET 2017 application form should be submitted by the fourth week of April 2017.
  • AP PGECET Submission of application form (with late fee): The AP PGECET 2017 application form can be submitted by the third week of May 2017 with late fee.
  • AP PGECET Admit Card: The AP PGECET 2017 admit card will be available in the third week of May 2017.
  • AP PGECET Exam date: The AP PGECET 2017 exam will be held in the fourth week of May 2017.
  • AP PGECET Result date: The AP PGECET 2017 result will be declared in the second week of June 2017.

AP PGECET 2018 Eligibility

  • Eligibility criteria regarding Nationality: The candidate should be an Indian National.
  • Eligibility criteria regarding Domicile certificate: The candidate should have the Andhra Pradesh domicile certificate.
    The candidate must also satisfy the local/non-local status requirements.
  • Eligibility criteria regarding Education: The candidate should have passed B.E./B.Tech./AMIE with minimum 50% marks (45% for the SC/ST candidates).
    The candidate should have passed B. Pharm exam from a recognised university with minimum 55% marks (50% for the SC/ST candidates).
  • Candidates who have appeared for GATE are not eligible to appear for this exam.

AP PGECET 2018 Application Process

  • Official Website: The candidates have to visit the official website to download the AP PGECET application form.
  • Filling the form: The candidate has to fill in all the relevant details in the form. The candidate has to enter their academic and personal details.
  • Usage of photographs: The candidates have to upload their scanned photograph and signature as per the prescribed specifications.
  • Submission of the form: Click on "agree" before submitting the form and then submit the form.
  • Once the form is submitted a unique registration ID is generated.
  • Once the candidate clicks on the "confirm" button a confirmation SMS will be sent to your email ID. The mail contains a copy of the filled application form as well. 

AP PGECET 2018 Application Form Details

  • AP PGECET application form availability date: The AP PGECET 2017 Online application form will be available in the first week of March 2017.
  • AP PGECET application form submission date: The AP PGECET 2017 application form should be submitted by the fourth week of April 2017.
  • AP PGECET 2017 application form submission date with late fee: The AP PGECET 2017 application form should be submitted by the third week of May 2017 with late fee.

AP PGECET 2018 Admit Card

  • Procedure: The AP PGECET admit card will be available on the official website. The candidate has to provide their registration number and name for downloading the AP PGECET 2017 admit card. The admit card can be downloaded now.
  • The admit card should be preserved till the end of the exam and no duplicate admit cards will be provided in case the original admit card is misplaced.
  • Tampering with the admit card is considered illegal and there will be serious consequences.

 

AP PGECET 2018 Exam Pattern

  • Number of questions: The AP PGECET exam will consist of 120 questions.
  • Type of questions: The AP PGECET exam will consist of objective type questions.
  • Marking scheme: For every correct answer 1 mark will be awarded.
  • Medium: The AP PGECET 2017 exam will be conducted in English.
  • On May 25th, 2017 the Geo Engineering & Geo Informatics (GG) / Pharmacy (PY) exam will be conducted from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon and the Computer Science & Information Technology (CS) exam will be conducted from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • On May 26th, 2017 the Electronics & Communication (EC) / Bio-Tech (BT) / Aerospace (AS) exam will be conducted from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon and the Civil (CE) / Mechanical (ME) / Electrical (EE)/ Food Technology (FT) exam will be conducted from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • On May 27th, 2017 the Instrumentation (EI) / Metallurgy (MT) / Chemical (CH) exam will be conducted from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon and the Nano Technology (NT) exam will be conducted from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

AP PGECET 2018 Syllabus

  • The syllabus consists of the following subjects: -
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Information Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Food Technology
  • Geo Engineering & Geo Informatics
  • Instrumentation Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy
  • Nano Technology
  • Pharmacy
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Bio Technology

AP PGECET 2018 Results

  • Result Date: The AP PGECET results will be declared in the second week of June 2017.
  • Procedure: The candidates can go to the official website and click on the results button. The candidates have to enter their Admit card no. and then download the admit card. The candidates have to take a print out of the admit card.
  • Address: The address is as below: -
  • Convener, AP PGECET 2017
    1st  Floor, Administrative Building,
    JNT University Kakinada,
    Kakinada – 533003
    Andhra Pradesh.

 

AP PGECET 2018 Counselling

  • The results are announced by the conducting authority.
  • Procedure: Candidates have to check their rank and find the rank wise Help center and date. The candidate must then attend the counselling process. The candidate has to pay the counselling fee and take the computer generated Fee receipt. Candidates have to give their mobile number and email address when they pay the fee. The candidates have to keep the counselling registration fee receipt safe to perform web options. The certificates and documents will be verified. The candidate can change the college if required. The allotment will be given by JNTUK.
  • Counselling fee: The counselling fee is Rs. 1000

 

Colleges which accept [AP PGECET]

Kishorkumar B.Tech (Electrical/Electronics), batch of 2016
30 May 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • The admissions at Raghu Engineering College are done through AP PGECET.
  • The cutoff marks are 50 in the AP PGECET.
Koteswara B.Tech (Industrial), batch of 2016
28 Mar 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • One must attempt and qualify in the AP PGECET, Based on the grades and the rank we get, we will be separated and can avail a seat in BCE.
Santhosh M.Tech (Computer), batch of 2014
14 Nov 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • The EAMCET qualified students who seek admission for Category – A seats can opt the college (VJIT) in the web counselling conducted by TSCHE.
  • Those who are interested in Category-B seats should approach VJIT office, for application and other details.
  • The eligibility criteria and admission procedure for my course are to have B.Tech degree.
  • I wrote AP PGECET.
  • No typical cutoffs.
Suresh ece, batch of 2018
12 Nov 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • The entrance exam I took was AP PGECET.
  • The typical cutoff is below 2000 in AP PGECET for admission.
Satish MBA/PGDM, batch of 2015
11 Nov 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:
  • AP PGECET is the entrance examination that the aspirants are supposed to write and qualify to get a seat in reputed colleges.
  • We should score 50 percent of the marks to get qualified.
  • The cut-off is also designed on the reservation of candidates.

Discussion Forum View all 26 Questions

When will I get a Mock Test for AP PGECET?

Asked By: Kavitha,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, AP PGECET offers Mock Tests to students as an apt preparation method for AP PGECET.

The AP PGECET Mock Test will be held on the 15th of February as a practise session to the new AP PGECET Exam Pattern and online test.

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What if I have registered myself for 2 different exams for AP PGECETwhich happens on the same day and 2 different sessions? Would I be given the same Exam Centre or 2 entirely different Exam Centres?

Asked By: Kiran Shankar,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

In such cases, you will be allotted the same Test Centre for AP PGECET, to appear for both the tests.

The sessions will be adjusted as such that none of the candidates' face such a situation and AP PGECET also makes sure it tends to be in the same Test Centre for AP PGECET.

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Is the Sri. Venkateswara University, Tirupati a participating University?

Asked By: Chetana Iyer,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, the Sri. Venkateswara University, Tirupati is a participating University.

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QAP PGECET 2017 exam level

Is the AP PGECET a National level exam?

Asked By: Banu Prakash,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

No, the AP PGECET exam is a state level exam.

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QAP PGECET 2017 Overview

What is AP PGECET?

Asked By: Anil Mehta,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test (AP PGECET) is conducted by the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada. It is a well-known entrance test for admission to post graduation Engineering/Pharmacy(M.E/M.Tech/M.Pharm/Graduate level Pharm-D) courses in Universities and its affiliated colleges across Andhra Pradesh. It is a state level exam.

 

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QMock test for AP PGECET

What is the new Mock test in AP PGECET for?

Asked By: Hiran Baburaj,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The Mock Test for AP PGECET is provided as a practice session for aspiring candidates as a means to practise for the exam and the new exam pattern.

As even the Mock Test is conducted online, the candidates can hope for a preview of AP PGECET exam itself.

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Is it possible for me to take up M.Tech through Distance if I clear my AP PGECET Exam?

Asked By: Meena Vasudev,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

No, it is not possible for a candidate to pursue his M.Tech in Distance mode through AP PGECET.

Admissions through AP PGECET are only for regular courses.

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QAbout AP PGECET 2017 Exam

What are the Important things to know about the AP PGECET 2017 Exam?

Asked By: Rakshith T,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

About AP PGECET 2017 Exam is:

Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test is a well-known entrance test for admission to post graduation Engineering /Pharmacy(M.E/M.Tech/M.Pharm/Graduate level Pharm-D) courses in Universities and its affiliated colleges across the Andhra Pradesh state for the academic year 2017-2018.JNTU-Kakinada will announce the AP PGECET 2017 Notification in 1st week of March 2017.So eligible candidates those who are interested may apply online only.

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.

AP PGECET 2017  is a state level test conducted under the authority of Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) on behalf of A.P State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE).

The candidates who appeared for GATE/GPAT need not appear for this test as they are admitted based on their GATE/GPAT scoring.

Read full answer

QAP PGECET

Who conducts the AP PGECET exam?

Asked By: Mrunalini Reddy,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • The AP PGECET exam is conducted by the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada on behalf of A.P.
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