AP EAMCET is a state-level entrance exam offering admissions into various UG courses offered by colleges in Andhra Pradesh. It is governed by JNTUK (Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University), Kakinada on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). AP EAMCET Application Form 2020 will be available from February 26, 2020(Tentative) at the official portal.
Candidates who wish to appear for AP EAMCET 2020 exam must keep a track of events and the same are tabulated below. we are providing these tentative dates according to the previous year dates:
|AP EAMCET 2020 Exam Date|
Slot 1 – 10.00 AM to 1.00 PM
Slot 2 – 2.30 PM to 5.30 PM
|Engg. Exam: April 20 – 23, 2020|
|Agr. Exam: April 23 & 24, 2020|
|Both Exams: April 22 & 23, 2020|
|Declaration of AP EAMCET 2020 Result||June 4, 2020|
|Declaration of Merit List||June 4, 2020|
|Commencement of AP EAMCET Counselling||July 27, 2020|
|Seat Allotment||August 4, 2020|
|Exam Name||Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture & Medical Common Entrance Test|
|Conducting Body||Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada on behalf of APSCHE|
|Periodicity||Once a year|
|AP EAMCET Official Website||sche.ap.gov.in|
|Mode of Registration||Online|
|Exam Mode||Computer Based Test – Check AP EAMCET Exam Pattern|
|Type & No. of Questions||Objective, 160 Questions|
|Validity of AP EAMCET Score||One year|
|AP EAMCET Helpdeskemail@example.com | 0884-2340535/ 0884-2356255|
Tabulated below are the courses offered under AP EAMCET exam. MBBS and BDS admissions will be based on NEET scores and 5-year degree course in Architecture is based on NATA/JEE Main Paper II.
|B.Tech. (Dairy Technology)||B.Tech. (Agr. Engineering)|
|B.Tech. (Food Science & Technology)||B.Sc. (Agriculture)|
|B.Sc. (Horticulture)||B.V.Sc. & A.H.|
|B.F.Sc||B.Pharmacy and Pharma.D.|
|AP EAMCET Paper||Registrations|
Similar Exam (Upcoming): TS EAMCET 2020
The general eligibility criteria for applicants to appear in AP EAMCET 2020 are:
Check detailed AP EAMCET Eligibility
It is mandatory that applicants fulfil all the above mentioned eligibility criteria. In case, it is found that misinformation is represented in AP EAMCET Application Form 2020, the candidature is liable to be cancelled.
The registration will be started from February 26, 2020 (Tentative) in online mode. Candidates can submit the form without late fee by March 27, 2020 (Tentative).
There are four major steps involved to apply namely Fee Payment, Know your Payment Status, Fill Application, Print Application Form.
This is the first step in the form filling procedure, only then a candidate will be able to proceed further. The pre-requisites are as follows:
|Application Fee (Stream)||Engineering (E )/ Agriculture (A) – INR 500|
|E & A (both streams) – INR 1000|
|Modes of Payment||Mode 1 – AP/ TS Online/ E-Seva/ Mee-Seva centers|
|Mode 2 – Credit/ Debit Card|
Note:An additional processing fee (including Taxes) INR 59 will have to paid by the candidate. The above-mentioned fee is excluding the processing fee.
This step can only be accessible to candidates who have successfully paid AP EAMCET application fee. In the online form, enter all the required details as listed below:
After submitting the online form successfully, take a print out of the document for future correspondence.
Read more about AP EAMCET Application Form
JNTUK Kakinada offers a one-time facility to rectify a few errors in the application form. But to mend those, it is important to upload supporting documents. There are two categories for the same:
Category 1: Particulars that CANNOT be changed but a written request to the Convener via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) might work.
|Correction Name||Supporting Documents|
|Stream||Hall Ticket of Qualifying Examination|
|Photograph||Passport size colored Photograph|
|Qualifying Exam Hall Ticket No.||Qualifying Exam Hall Ticket|
|Community/ reservation category||Certificate issued by Competent Authority|
|Candidate’s Name||SSC Mark List|
|Date of Birth|
Category 2 – Particulars that CAN BE changed online by the candidate.
|Bridge Course Hall Ticket No.||Local Area Status|
|Qualifying Exam – year of Appearing/ Passing||Annual Income of Parents|
|Medium of Instructions in Qualifying Exam||Non Minority/ Minority|
|Place of Study – Intermediate or equivalent||Study Details|
|Mother’s Name||SSC Hall Ticket No. & Year of Passing|
|Birth State/ Birth District||Exam 10+2 studies in|
|Gender||Address for Correspondence|
|Special Category||Mobile/ Email ID|
|Intermediate/Degree Hall Ticket Number & Year of Passing||Aadhaar Card & Ration Card details|
Check detailed AP EAMCET Correction Process
JNTU will issue the admit card at the official website. applicants are advised to carry their AP EAMCET Admit Card at their Exam Center. Given below are the steps to access the document:
AP EAMCET 2020 exam centers are pre-defined by JNTU Kakinada. For this year, there are 44 Regional Centers to ensure smooth conduct of AP EAMCET 2020.
The major exam venues are indicated on the following map:
The paper pattern is furnished by APSCHE Board for AP EAMCET 2020. The exam is conducted separately for Engineering and Agriculture streams. The following infographic gives the highlights of AP EAMCET Exam Pattern:
Engineering Paper – Section-wise Questions
Check AP EAMCET Exam Pattern
Agriculture Paper – Section-wise Questions
As per previous year trends, we have brought together important topics for the entrance examination. You can also check AP EAMCET weightage for MPC/ PCB.
In this section, most of the questions are asked from Thermodynamics & Heat; Work, Energy & Power; Laws of Motion etc. Listed below are some other important topics are:
|Topics||AP EAMCET Weightage|
|System of Particles & Rotational Motion||9%|
|Motion in a Plane||8%|
|Moving Charges & Magnetism||9%|
As per the previous year analysis, most of the questions are framed out of Physical & Organic Chemistry, Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure. Other important topics for AP EAMCET 2020 are as follows:
|Topics||AP EAMCET Weightage|
|Classification of Elements||11%|
|Organic Compounds containing C, H and O||10%|
Engineering aspirants will be asked questions from this section. The most important topics are as follows:
|Topics||AP EAMCET Weightage|
This stream is further divided into Botany and Zoology. The important topics for each section are as follows:
|Topics||AP EAMCET Weightage|
|Reproduction in Plants||11%|
|Biotechnology and its application||7%|
|Plants, Microbes and Human Welfare||5%|
|Molecular Biology: Molecular Basis of Inheritance||7%|
|Morphology of Flowering Plants||5%|
|Topics||AP EAMCET Weightage|
|Biology & Human Welfare||15%|
|Structural Organisation in Animals||8%|
|Ecology & Environment||8%|
Check detailed AP EAMCET Syllabus
The results of AP EAMCET will be released in the form of Scorecard/ rank card on June 4, 2020 (Tentative). Every care will be taken to avoid errors in the evaluation, checking, scrutiny, tabulation, normalization and ranking.
Step 1: Go to AP EAMCET Official Website
Step 2: Click on ‘AP EAMCET Result’ link
Step 3: Enter your AP EAMCET Application No., Hall Ticket No. and Captcha code.
Step 4: Save and download your score card for future correspondence.
|Candidate’s Category||Qualifying Marks|
|General||25% of maximum marks|
|SC/ ST||No minimum qualifying marks|
Note: SC and ST admissions will be limited to the extent of seats reserved by the institutes.
Quick Facts about Ranking/ Score card
As the examination is conducted in multiple sessions, the Board has opted for Normalisation Procedure. This will help in maintaining equality and fairness at the time of calculating the final scores.
AP EAMCET Normalization Formula
SMS:(Average + Standard Deviation) of the session in which the candidate belongs to
GMS: (Average + Standard Deviation) of all the candidates across all sessions together
Top Average Session: Average marks of the top 0.1% of the candidates in the session in which the candidate belongs to
Top Average Global: Average marks of the top 0.1% of all the candidates across all sessions together.
Check detailed AP EAMCET Normalisation Procedure
Cut off is declared by the exam conducting authorities each year. The following is a table of expected cutoff marks for AP EAMCET 2020. For admissions to AP EAMCET Participating Institutes, aspirants must secure rank which is either equal to or above the closing rank or cutoff.
Candidates can have an idea about their possibility of attending the AP EAMCET 2020 counselling from this cut-off list:
|OBC (non-creamy layer)||40|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||35|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||35|
Check AP EAMCET Cut off
Step 1: Registration for Certificate & Documents’ Verification
Note: At the time of verification candidate’s Aadhar card details (Finger Print Biometric) will be verified with Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)
Step 2: Exercising Options Entry
Step 3: Allotment Order
Step 4: Reporting at College
Candidates must carry the following documents at the time of counselling:
Ques. What should I do in case my account is debited and the website crashes?
Ans. In case your account is debited and the website gets disconnected before payment receipt generation, immediately check your Payment Status using ‘Know Your Payment Status’ option by providing required details. If you get a message “Payment Details Not Found”, go for a fresh payment and the amount of the failed transaction will be refunded to their debited bank account within 5 working days.
Ques. Are there any guidelines to scan and upload photo or signature in AP EAMCET Form?
Ans. As per the authorities, tabulated below are the specifications that need to be followed while scanning and uploading the documents:
|Photograph||JPG||not less than 30 kb|
|Signature||JPG||not less than 15 kb|
Ques. What is AP EAMCET slot booking or slot booking in AP EAMCET 2020?
Ans. JNTU Kakinada will issue a slot to a candidate for AP EAMCET. There is no option of choosing a specific date/ session to appear for the entrance examination. This information is known to him/ her only after downloading their hall ticket. Candidates failing to appear in the given slot, he/she will be treated as absent.
Ques. Is there any reservation criteria introduced in AP EAMCET 2020?
Ans. Yes, AP EAMCET 2020 Reservation Criteria is as follows:
For Special Reservation –
Ques. Are there any tie-breaking criteria followed in AP EAMCET 2020 in case of candidates scoring same marks?
Ans. While preparing a merit list, if more than one candidate secures the same combined score, the tie shall be resolved considering the following:
Ques. What are the mandatory details required at the time of filling in AP EAMCET Application form?
Ans. Before starting the registration for the exam, keep ready the following details and documents in the required format:
Ques. Is it necessary to send any hard copy of EAMCET application form to the authorities?
Ans. No, there is no need to send or post the application form to the authorities.
Ques. What is the procedure to apply for AP EAMCET Exam?
Ans. The procedure to register for the examination is simple. The entire process is online for a candidate’s comfort and ease. Listed below are the steps to apply online for EAMCET 2020:
Step 1 – Fee Payment
Step 2 – Check AP EAMCET Payment Status
Step 3 – Filling the Application Form
Step 4 – Print Application Form
Check Detailed AP EAMCET Registration Procedure
Ques. What items or documents am I allowed to carry at AP EAMCET Exam Center?
Ans. Candidates are required to bring the following:
Ques. What items are prohibited at the exam center of AP EAMCET?
Ans. The following things are barred at the center:
If any candidate is in possession of any of the above items, his/her candidature will be treated as unfair means and his/her current examination will be cancelled & he/she will also be debarred for future examination(s) & the equipment will be seized.
Ques. Is there any normalization procedure followed in AP EAMCET?
Ans. Yes, the authorities have defined clear grounds of AP EAMCET Normalisation Procedure. As the exam is conducted in multiple sessions, the procedure is used in order to maintain equality and fairness in the exam. Check AP EAMCET Normalization Procedure
Ques. What is the ranking criteria for candidates belonging to category of Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)/ Overseas Citizen of Indian (OCI) Card Holders?
Ans. For these candidates, the weightage of marks will be decided by a committee constituted by the competent authority.
Ques. Which all cities will offer bus services for EAMCET 2020?
Ans. The APSRTC has launched 20 special buses for the benefit of EAMCET examination attendees. The RTC will be operating the buses from Guntur, Narasaraopet and Bapatla to 20 examination centers. The corporation has also set up help desks at the concerned bus stands. Online reservation facility for the convenience of the long-distance students is also available.