AP ECET 2024: Application Form, Exam Dates (Out), Eligibility

AP ECET 2024AP ECET 2024 Exam Date has been announced. Application Form will be released in the second week of March 2024. It stands for Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) Kakinada is the conducting authority of this state level entrance exam. The exam will be conducted for diploma holders candidates in the field of Engineering, Technology, Pharmacy, and B.Sc Mathematics. On the behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education APSCHE, the AP ECET is conducted. Admission will be offered to the second year of BE/ B.Tech/ B.Pharma courses in AICTE/ PCI- approved colleges located in the state of Andhra Pradesh.

In the given article below candidates can get the details related to AP ECET 2024 exam such as application form, eligibility criteria, exam dates, exam pattern, etc.

AP ECET 2024 Notifications – Exam Date Announced

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AP ECET 2024 Overview

Name of the ExamAndhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test
Conducting BodyJNT University
Abbreviated asAP ECET
Courses offeredB.Tech., B.E., and B.Pharma courses (Lateral Entry)
Level of ExaminationState-Level
Mode of ExaminationOnline
Application modeOnline
Frequency of ExamOnce a year

AP ECET 2024 Exam Dates

Candidates must check the tentative AP ECET 2024 exam dates below:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Notification3rd week of February 2024
Application form releases2nd week of March 2024
Last date to apply2nd week of April 2024
Last date to submit with late fee4th week of April 2024
Correction window4th week of April 2024
Admit Card AvailabilityApril 2024
Exam Date8th May 2024
Preliminary Key2nd week of May 2024
Declaration of Final Key2nd week of May 2024
Publication of Result4th week of May 2024
Releasing of rank cardJune 2024
CounsellingJune 2024

AP ECET 2024 Application Form

Candidates are suggested to go through the AP ECET 2024 application form details below before filling out the application form:

  • The application form of AP ECET 2024 will be released in the second week of March 2024.
  • Candidates willing to appear for the AP ECET 2024 exam will have to register online before the deadline.
  • Incomplete details in the form will lead to rejection, so one must fill the form carefully & completely.
  • While submitting the registration form, do not forget to upload passport size photograph & signature in the prescribed format.
  • The application form process includes four simple steps i.e eligibility & fee payment, check your payment status, fill the form, print successfully submitted the form.
  • Students are advised to fulfil the eligibility criteria of AP ECET 2024 before proceeding to fill the application form.
  • Candidates must provide the valid details as the wrong details in the form may be rejected.
  • All communication details will be sent to registered phone number or email ID. so, it must be valid/ working.
  • The last date to submit the AP ECET 2024 application form will be in the first week of May 2024.
  • Candidates are advised to take a printout of the confirmation page for further usage.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee will be submitted through online mode.
  • Mode of payment includes Net banking/ credit card/ debit card, AP online centres.
  • The application fee will be different for every category candidates.

The AP ECET 2024 application fee for different category will be as given below:

Application feeOC – Rs. 600/-

BC- Rs. 550/-

SC/ST – Rs. 500/-

How to Apply for AP ECET 2024

Candidates must check following steps while apply for AP ECET exam:

  • Step-1: Go to the website of AP ECET (Link will be given above).
  • Step-2: Firstly, candidates will have to submit the required amount of fee online.
  • Step-3: Now provide the basis details to register for the exam.
  • Step-4: Fill the application form by providing the details like personal details, educational details and other information.
  • Step-5: To complete the procedure, upload the scanned documents.
  • Step-6: Preview the details before submitting the application form.
  • Step-7: Take the printout of the application form for further usage in admission.
Check Here – How to Fill AP ECET Application Form

AP ECET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check the following AP ECET 2024 Eligibility Criteria before filling the application form:

General Eligibility:

  • Nationality: Applying candidates must be the citizens of India.
  • Candidates must belong to Andhra Pradesh state only.
  • The local/ Non-local status of the AP government must be satisfy by the candidates.
  • Domicile: Those candidates who resides within the state of Andhra Pradesh will be eligible to apply.

Education Qualification:

  • Diploma in B.Tech/ Pharmacy from the State Board of Technical Education of Andhra Pradesh will apply for the exam.
  • Applicants must have passed 3 years of B.Sc degree or its equivalent with Mathematics as a mandatory subject from any recognized University in the state with 45% marks (40% marks for reserved category).
  • Those candidates who will be pursuing Diploma course will be eligible for the relevant B.E/ B.Tech. B.Pharmacy degree courses.

AP ECET 2024 Exam Pattern

Candidates must check following details regarding AP ECET 2024 Exam Pattern:

  • Exam Mode: The exam mode will be online CBT only.
  • Maximum Marks: It will consist of 200 marks total.
  • Duration: The exam duration will be of 3 hours only.
  • Type of Questions: The Objective Type of Questions will be asked in the exam.
  • Total Number of Questions: There will be total of 200 questions in the exam.
  • Medium: Question paper will be in English medium Language only.
  • Marking Scheme: 1 mark will be given for each correct response.
  • Negative Marking: There will be no negative marking in the paper.

For Engineering:

SubjectMaximum Marks
All engineering branches100

For Pharmacy:

SubjectsMaximum Marks
Pharmaceutical Chemistry50

For B.Sc. (with Mathematics as option subject):

SubjectsMaximum Marks
Analytical Ability50
Communicative English50

AP ECET 2024 Syllabus

We are providing the AP ECET 2024 syllabus below in the section. Candidates must check the complete syllabus for better preparation.

The syllabus of engineering will consist of topics from class 11th and 12th. We are providing the basic syllabus below:


Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Solutions, Acids and Bases, Electrochemistry, Water Technology, Corrosion, Polymers, Fuels, Environmental Chemistry.


Matrices, Partial Fractions, Trigonometry, Complex Numbers, Analytical Geometry, Differentiation and its applications, Integration and its applications, Differential equations.


Units and Dimensions, Elements of Vectors, Kinematics and Friction, Work, Power and Energy, Simple Harmonic Motion and Acoustics, Heat and Thermodynamics, Modern Physics.

AP ECET Preparation Tips

Candidates must check the following preparation tips to score higher in the AP ECET examination:

  • Candidates must check out the complete syllabus for effective preparation.
  • Practice each topic daily according to the given syllabus.
  • Candidates must check the exam pattern to know the weightage, marking scheme and type of questions.
  • Make a separate notes on formulas to prepare for the mathematics.
  • Start your preparations with the basic concept and then move to the difficult one.
  • Maintain a healthy lifestyle to stay focused all the time.

AP ECET 2024 Exam Centres

The AP ECET 2024 exam will be conducted at the given below cities:

HindupurChittoorLB Nagar
Bapatla GunturBhimavaramVizianagaram
Rajam SrikakulamRajampetaGajuwaka

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Answer: Yes, candidates must score at least 45% marks to be eligible for AP ECET 2024.

Answer: The examination will be held in 4 sections.

Answer: The courses will be offered to Diploma holders of Engineering Technology/ Pharmacy and B.Sc Graduates seeking admission into lateral entry to the 2ndyear of BE/BTech etc.

Answer: No, candidates will be able to submit the application fee through online mode only.

Answer: No, OC Category candidates will have to submit Rs. 600/- as their application fee.

Answer: No, AP ECET 2024 exam will be conducted in English language only.

Answer: No, there will be no negative marking for incorrect responses.

Answer: No, candidates must belong to Andhra Pradesh state only to be eligible.

Answer: No, candidate must have qualified B.Sc. degree or its equivalent or must be appearing in same in 2024 year, to be eligible.

AP ECET 2024 Hall Ticket

The AP ECET 2024 admit card will be released in the third week of April 2024 on the website. The authority will release the hall ticket through online mode only. Candidates will be able to access their it through login credentials.

Candidates will have to enter the details like registration number and password to download the admit card. Applicants must note that the admit card will be issued only for the candidates who successfully submitted the application form before the deadline.

AP ECET 2024 Answer Key

The AP ECET 2024 answer key will be published at the website of authority. It will be released in month of May 2024. Applicants will be able to check the answers of all the questions asked in the entrance exam with the help of answer key. Candidates will also be able to calculate their expected scores in the exam using answer key.

It will be released in the form of PDF. The authority will also provide the facility to raise objections against the answer key for a specified period of time. The AP ECET 2024 final answer key will be released after considering all the objections.

AP ECET 2024 Result

APSCHE will publish the AP ECET 2024 result through online mode. It will be released in the month of June 2024 on the website. Appeared candidates in the exam will be able to check the result through logging.

Registration number and hall ticket number will be required to download the AP ECET 2024 result through online mode. Through result, candidates will get to know about the rank, percentile, score, and qualifying status. Along with the merit list, the result will be published by the authority.

AP ECET 2024 Rank Card

The authority will release the AP ECET 2024 rank card to allow the candidates to know their integrated rank. Candidates will be able to download the rank card with the help of login details such as registration number, hall ticket number and date of birth in the login window.

It will consist of details such as candidates name, hall ticket number, date of birth, address, category, branch, total marks secured in AP ECET 2024 exam, branch rank, subject wise marks scored, integrated rank.

Also Check: AP ECET Cut Off

AP ECET 2024 Counselling

After the declaration of the result, the AP ECET 2024 counselling will be conducted by the authority. Qualified candidates in the exam will be able to participate in the counselling procedure. It will be conducted through online mode only.The counselling process will comprise of various steps such as fee payment, certificate verification, candidate registration, and choice filling.

The seat allotment will release by the authority through online mode. On the basis of the rank secured by the candidates, preference, and seat availability, the seat allotment will be done. The authority will also conduct the spot round if seat will left vacant after completing the counselling procedure. Candidates will also require some important documents for verification procedure.

Documents required to counselling:

  • AP ECET 2024 Admit card
  • AP ECET 2024 rank card
  • Diploma/ Degree mark sheets
  • Provisional Diploma/ Degree mark sheet
  • Proof of Date of Birth
  • Study Certificate
  • Residence certificate for preceding 7 years of the qualifying examination Diploma/ Degree
  • Andhra Pradesh residence Certificate
  • Aadhar Card
  • Integrated Community Certificate

Participating Institutes of AP ECET 2024

Candidates must check the given AP ECET 2024 participating institutes:

  • Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam, Tirupati
  • BEC Bapatla Engineering College, Bapatla
  • Kuppam Engineering College, Kuppam
  • Lakireddy Bali Reddy College of Engineering, Mylavaram
  • Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Tirupati
  • RVR and JC College of Engineering, Guntur
  • Sreenivasa Institute of Technology and Management Studies, Chittoor
  • Andhra Loyola Institute of Engineering & Technology
  • Dhanekula Institute of Engineering & Technology
  • JNTU College of Engineering
  • Pydah College of Engineering and Technology
  • Velagapudi Ramakrishna Siddhartha Engineering College
  • Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering
  • Raghu Engineering College
  • GMR Institute of Technology
  • Pragati Engineering College
  • ANU College of Engineering
  • SRK Institute of technology
  • Gokula Krishna College of Engineering
  • Rajeev Gandhi Memorial College of Engineering and Technology

If you have any query related to AP ECET 2024 exam, you can ask your query below in the comment section.

Displaying 4 Comments
  1. P.rishi Karthikeya says:

    Are inter students eligible for this ecet exam ?

  2. Gadidham bhargavi says:

    What is the percentage of eligibility of marks in ecet exam

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      Applicants must have passed 3 years of B.Sc degree or its equivalent with Mathematics as a mandatory subject from any recognized University in the state with 45% marks (40% marks for reserved category).

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