AP ICET 2020: Counselling (Started), Rank Card, Admission

AP ICET 2020AP ICET 2020 Counselling (Final Phase) has been started from 9th February 2021. It is conducted by Sri Venkateswara, Tirupati on behalf of AP state council of higher education. Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test is a state level entrance exam. In the state of AP, the admission to various Universities and its affiliated colleges is offered through AP ICET. Various public as well as private colleges of Andhra Pradesh consider the AP ICET scores for providing admission. Through this exam, candidates get admissions into MBA, MCA and MCA Lateral programmes. For more information like exam dates, answer key, result, counselling etc. regarding AP ICET 2020 candidates should read the article below.

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AP ICET 2020 Notifications – Counselling Started (Final Phase)

newiconAP ICET 2020 Final Phase Counselling has been started from 9th February 2021. Check here for counselling details.

newiconAP ICET 2020 Seat Allotment has been released on 2nd February 2021 through login. Check here for counselling details.

newiconAP ICET 2020 Rank Card has been released on 30th September 2020 . Check here for details.

newiconAP ICET 2021 Exam will be conducted in the month of April 2021. Check complete details about AP ICET 2021 here.

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AP ICET 2020 Exam Dates

Candidates can check the following AP ICET Exam Dates:

EventsDates 2020 (Announced)
Submission of online application form3rd March 2020
Last date for submission (without late fee)15th June 2020
Last date for submission (with late fee -Rs. 2000 + Registration fee (Rs.550))30th June 2020
Last date for submission (with late fee -Rs. 5000 + Registration fee (Rs.550))11th July 2020
Last date for submission (with late fee – Rs. 10000 + Registration fee (Rs.550))5th September 2020
Application Correction starts10th July to 13th July 2020
Admit card download3rd September 2020
AP ICET 2020 Exam Date10th & 11th September 2020
Declaration of preliminary key12th September 2020
Last date for accepting objection on preliminary key15th September 2020
Result declaration25th September 2020
Counselling process24th January 2021

AP ICET 2020 Result

The AP ICET 2020 Result can only be accessible through online mode. The exam conducting authority has announced result on 30th September 2020. AP ICET result has been prepared as per candidates’ performance in AP ICET 2020 entrance examination.

Candidates have to select college/institute according to their rank. Candidates are advised to check the result carefully. In case of any discrepancy in the result, candidate should contact officials. On the basis of result, candidates will be called for counselling process.

AP ICET 2020 Counselling

The AP ICET 2020 Counselling has been started from 24th January 2021. Candidates have to attend the web based counselling. Candidates, who successfully clear their entrance exam, get a call for counselling round. It is important for candidates to attend counselling round for taking admissions into various institutes.

The seat allotment is on the basis of rank obtained by candidate & some other conditions laid down by the university for admission. Candidates also have to pay the AP ICET counselling fee of INR-1200 (OC/BC) and INR-600 (SC/ST). The counselling fee have to be paid before verification of certificate.

AP ICET 2020 Admission

The final allotment of seat will be provided on fulfilling the eligibility criteria by every college individually in the Andhra Pradesh State. Admission will be offered only to those candidates who will successfully attend the counselling round. Candidates will have to report to allotted college with the allotment letter.

Candidates will have to submit admission fee with following original documents:

  • AP ICET 2020 application form
  • AP ICET 2020 admit card
  • Candidates class 10th marksheet
  • Passing certificate with degree marksheet
  • Residential certificate
  • Character certificate
  • Caste certificate
  • Aadhar card

FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: The AP ICET 2020 Application form has been started from 3rd March 2020.

Answer: Yes, you can correct details from 10th to 13th July 2020.

Answer: The AP ICET 2020 exam has been conducted on 10th & 11th September 2020.

Answer: There is no age limit to apply for AP ICET 2020.

Answer: The AP ICET 2020 exam is conducted in two shifts.

Answer: The candidates can submit the application form till 5th September with late fee.

Answer: You have to pay extra charges of INR-2000/- along with registration fee, if you pay the fee late.

Answer: Yes, you can make objection, but only till 15th September 2020.

Exam Centers:

The AP ICET 2020 Exam Centers districts will be Anantapur, Chittor, East Godavari, West Godavari, Guntur, Hyderabad, Krishna, Kurnool, Prakasam, Srikakulam, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram and YSR Kadapa.

AP ICET 2020 Application Form

Candidates must check the following AP ICET 2020 Application Form details before filling the form:

  • Candidates can fill the form through online mode.
  • AP ICET 2020 application form has been started filling from 3rd March 2020.
  • Candidates are advised to fill the form accurately.
  • Candidates have to upload the necessary documents along with application fee.
  • The university has also provided the application form correction facility from10th to 13th July 2020.
  • The last date submit application form is till 5th September 2020.
  • The correction in the application form is provided online on the website.
  • In case of incomplete & incorrect information, application form will be rejected.

Following documents will be required for AP ICET 2020 application form:

  • 10th or equivalent certificate
  • 10th admit card
  • Local status Certificate
  • Category certificate
  • Special category (NCC, CAP etc.)
  • Aadhar card details
  • Ration card details
  • Passport size photograph
  • Signature

Application Fee:

The application form fee is paid through online mode only. Online application fee is Rs. 550/-. The late fee will be Rs. 2000/- + Application fee (550/-).

Fee can be paid through AP Online Centres/Citizen Service Centers/e-Seva Centres in AP. The fee can also be paid via credit card or debit card.

Check HereHow to Fill AP ICET Application Form

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must read the AP ICET Eligibility Criteria to check their eligibility:


  • Candidates should be Indian National & should satisfy local/non-local requirements in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions.


  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have degree of 3 year duration from any recognized University.
  • Mandatory Subject: Candidates must have Mathematics at class 10th class for MCA admission.
  • Candidates who will pass all subjects of 3 years in any degree in one sitting will not be eligible for admission into MBA & MCA programmes.

MCA (Lateral Entry):

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must hold BCA or must be degree holders in IT/CS.
  • Mandatory Subject: Candidates must pass 12th with Mathematics.
  • Appearing Candidates: Those appearing for final degree examination will also be eligible to appear in AP ICET 2020.

AP ICET 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the following AP ICET Exam Pattern:

  • Exam Mode: The examination will conduct via online mode.
  • Questions Type: (MCQ) Multiple Choice Questions will be asked.
  • Total Questions: The Total of 200 questions will be asked.
  • Total Marks: The whole question paper will be of 200 marks.
  • Marking Scheme: Each correct answer will carry 1 mark.
  • Exam Duration: AP ICET 2020 Exam will be conducted for 2 hours 30 minutes.
  • Medium: English & Telugu language for section A & B and only English language for section-C.
SectionsTopicsNo. of questions
Analytical AbilityData Sufficiency20
Problem Solving55
Mathematical AbilityArithmetical Ability35
Algebraically & Geometrical Ability30
Statistical Ability10
Communication AbilityVocabulary10
Business & Computer Terminology10
Functional Grammar15
Reading Comprehension15

AP ICET 2020 Syllabus

The AP ICET  Syllabus will comprise 3 sections having different topics. Section A will be of Analytical Ability which will have two topics Data Sufficiency & Problem Solving. Problem Solving will be as Sequence & Series, Data Analysis, Coding & De-Coding and Date, Time & Arrangement Problems.

Section B will be of Mathematical Ability which consists of Arithmetical Ability, Arithmetical & Geometrical Ability, and Statistical Ability.

Section C will be of Communication Ability, in this candidate will have to identify day to day vocabulary, understand the functional use of grammar in day to day communication & in business context, will have to identify basic & computer terminology and Reading Comprehension which will have 3 passages.

Preparation Tips

Candidates must check these AP ICET preparation tips below:

  • Divide your topics to cover in allocated time duration.
  • Candidates must analyze the syllabus & exam pattern carefully.
  • Select those topics which will contain more marks & has been asked most of the time.
  • Prepare self-notes of important topics.
  • Take help from previous year question papers.
  • Do revision on daily basis, it will help you to memorize thing.
  • It is very important for candidates to take nutritious diet & to stay physically fit.

AP ICET 2020 Admit Card

Candidates can download AP ICET 2020 Admit Card from 3rd September 2020. It is made available through online mode only. No other mode is made available to get admit card. Candidates have to use their application number or Date of Birth to access their admit card.

It is mandatory to carry admit card along with one photo ID proof on exam day. No candidate is allowed to enter the examination hall without admit card and after the scheduled time. Candidates are informed to check details on AP ICET admit card which must be error free & accurate.

AP ICET 2020 Merit List

The AP ICET 2020 Merit list will be valid for admissions in academic year in colleges located in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Candidates securing 25% in their qualifying exam & candidates belonging to reserved category will be assigned for the rank in the order of merit. The merit will be prepared on basis of marks obtained in AP ICET 2020.

While preparing merit list, if more than one student will score the same marks, the tie will be resolved as follow:

  • Marks will be considered scored by candidate in section-A.
  • If tie still persist, marks obtained by a candidate in section- B will be consider.
  • If tie still persist, then it will be resolved by taking into account age of candidate. Older candidate will be given priority.

AP ICET 2020 Answer Key

Through AP ICET 2020 Answer Key, candidates can determine their marks which they scored in entrance exam. Candidates can see their AP ICET answer key through online mode. The preliminary key is made available from 12th September 2020. Candidates can compare their answer through preliminary key.

Candidates who have any objection can apply for objection. The last date till authority will accept the objection on preliminary key is 15th September 2020 .

Candidates having any other queries related AP ICET 2020, you can ask us by leaving a comment below.

Displaying 58 Comments
  1. RamaRao says:

    When second round allotment seats dates will release in online

  2. Rama Rao says:

    During counselling if any changes in rice card like old name of child is any problem for that or if we any income certificate it is ok.
    Please tell sir

  3. Pushpa says:

    When will be conducted the AP icet,could you know tell me sir.how many days students are wait for ap icet counciling.all entrance tests are held on last year but ap icet is not conducted.

  4. Lanka ramarao says:

    i wrote apicet exam
    I got 24000 rank and which college i will get?
    please tell sir

  5. Sapna says:

    Helo sir,
    sir can i knw ! When apicet2020 counslling fee regist…payment wil start?

  6. Moula shaik says:

    Hello…sir /madam !
    Can you please tell me about ap icet concelling dates

  7. Surya varma says:

    When will apicet counselling starts ?
    I am little bit confused abt this .. pls some one clarify me regarding this query and should we have to do something before its starts…?

  8. Fatima says:

    When did ap icet 2020 councelling start

  9. Chandra Sekhar says:

    I sir I am Chandra Shekhar icet exam results vachinay naki primary key lo 60 vachaye but main results lo 43 ani vachayee sir my hall ticket number 2424010395 one time correction my question paper plz sir …..

  10. Mouli says:

    Sir present colleges open cheyyatledhu so marela sir sign pettinchali pls reply sir

  11. Pavani says:

    Respected sir,
    Do we need sign of principal on application form.🤔. My college is 2districts far frm my home town.Do you allow us towrite exam without having principal sign on application form.. Plz reply sir

  12. Saigayathri says:

    Sir, Is it necessary to take APicet 2020 application form to exam,the one to be attested with gazetted officer/principal of college?
    Please reply Sir

  13. Saigayathri says:

    Sir, Is it necessary to take APicet application form to exam which should be attested with gazetted officer or principal of college
    Please reply Sir

  14. Nagalaxmi ramani says:

    Is any certificates required for the examination

  15. Dhamu says:

    Sir is this exam for agriculture business management means it is for agriculture bsc students also na

  16. swathi says:

    As i heared that central govt annouced there is no reopenings of any educational institutes but you are conducting the exam in july 25th it will be postponed or not please leave a rply

  17. ramarao says:

    respected sir
    I need to change my caste certificate, birth state,religion.when the correction date will be realse sir ?

  18. Ramarao lanka says:

    Respected sir
    I am ramarao,I need to change my caste certificate and birth state and religion.sir when the date will realses for correction.
    Thanking you

  19. Keerthi says:

    I am pursuing my engineering 3rd year….am i eligible to appear for this year ICET?

  20. Phani says:

    Hai sir
    paid the application fee for icet and while am applying, few districts did not displayed in the primary district. May I know the reason please?

  21. Yasoda says:

    Hi sir
    Actually I complete my ssc in Maharashtra and intermediate and degree in andhra pradesh what documents should I SUBMIT for counselling because in Maharashtra we didnt get study certificate please help me with my query

  22. Yaswanth says:

    I have completed my 3years degree in one sitting, can i eligible for icet

  23. Indraja says:

    Hai sir
    I paid the application fee for icet and while am applying, few districts did not displayed in the primary district. May I know the reason please?

  24. Naveen says:

    Sir I passed out BTech in 2017., But due to backlog I was completed my BTech in 2020 March…now I m graduate but I didn’t apply for my certificate…so can I apply for icet..please respond don’t have time

  25. Nagalakshmi says:

    Is change the exam dates

  26. Madiga upendra says:

    Degree completed icet applying last date coming

  27. Sharmila says:

    Is icet required for msc

  28. Pani says:

    Is cast certificate necessary for applying for icet

  29. MAHESH says:


  30. Shashank Chand says:


    I have completed my b.com in nellore..but while filling the application in degree section I cant find nellore district..can anyone help me with this please

  31. srimannarayana says:

    i am form andhra pradesh can apply TS ICET

  32. jay says:

    cureently , im persuing btch 3-2 can i apply for APICET 2020 exam

  33. Lavanya Raghavendra says:

    Very nice information. Thankyou

  34. Gudluru Venkata Bharathi says:

    What’s the date of releasing application form of icet 2020

  35. Bhavitha says:

    Complete B.sc can study MBA Or not sor

  36. B.Prabhakar says:

    Hello,sir my residencial address in Telangana can i study in ap

  37. Praveen Kumar says:

    Sir I’completed BCOM General which group best in pg help me sir..

  38. p sindhuja says:

    i wrote icet in andhra in 2016 but i discontinued MBA Ist sem.is eligible to write icet again in telangana is it possible to study.

  39. Vani says:

    If the counselling process completed and if we are not able to go that college then we can join andhra university for MBA. Please inform

  40. surendra kumar says:

    how do we find which college provide placements in mba

  41. Ganesh says:

    Sir, If I don’t have 10th marklist what I want to do

  42. Vamsi says:

    Hlo.sir iam a native of Srikakulam in Andhra Pradesh completed my graduation in Osmania University I wanted to study MBA in Andhra Pradesh so can I eligible to this? Is any migration certificate required?

  43. Yasoda says:

    I complete my degree in 2019 can I apply for icet 2020

  44. Reshma Shaik says:

    Sir, Im studying b.com final year in ANU university in distance. I wanna study MBA. can i eligible for ICET 2020..

  45. kiran kumar karamala says:

    sir iam compleated my 3years bachelor degree BA in Dr BR Ambedkar open university can i eligible to write ICET 2020 exam?

  46. N. Sivananda says:

    When we have to apply for exam to get admission in 2020?
    Can you display some model paper and cutoff for each college?

  47. Yasmin says:

    Sir iam studying bca finalyear and I want to study mca in Andhrapradesh, iam studying in banglore may I know iam eligible to write icet exam in Andhrapradesh

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      You can apply if you satisfy local/non-local requirements of the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institution where you are taking admission.

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