AP PGECET 2018: Counselling, Cut-off, Admission Procedure

AP PGECET 2018AP PGECET 2018 Final Seat Allotment has been released. Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (AP PGECET 2018) is conducted by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam on the behalf of A.P. State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). It is a state level entrance test through which students get admission in postgraduate engineering, pharmacy and planning courses. It is conducted once in a year. Interested candidates can get the overall information about AP PGECET 2018 through this article. It include details about answer key, result, counselling, etc.

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AP PGECET 2018 Notification 

newiconAP PGECET 2019 Exam Date has been released. It will be organized from 1st to 4th May 2019. Check here for AP PGECET 2019.

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AP PGECET 2018 Final Counselling (certificate verification) has been started. Candidates can start exercising options from 14th August 2018 (5:00 PM). Check here for counselling details.

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AP PGECET 2018 Seat Allotment has been released on 2nd August 2018 via login. Check here for counselling details.

AP PGECET 2018 Option Exercising for AP PGECET candidates has been started from 25th July 2018 through login. Check here for counselling details.

AP PGECET 2018 Seat Allotment for GATE/GPAT candidates has been released on 20th July 2018 through candidate login. Check here for counselling details.

AP PGECET 2018 Certificate Verification for AP PGECET candidates has been started from 23rd July 2018. Check here for counselling details.

AP PGECET 2018 Counselling (Fee Payment) for AP PGECET candidates has been started from 20th July 2018. Check here for counselling details.

AP PGECET 2018 Counselling (Fee Payment) for GATE/GPAT candidates has been started from 17th July 2018. Check here for counselling details.

AP PGECET 2018 Certificate Verification for GATE/GPAT candidates has been started. The choice filling also has been started from 18th July 2018 through candidate login. Check here for counselling details.

AP PGECET 2018 Application Form for GATE/GPAT candidates has been released now. Click here to fill the application form.

AP PGECET 2018 Rank Card has been released on 20th May 2018. Check here for rank card details.

AP PGECET 2018 Result has been declared on 18th May 2018. Check here for result details.

AP PGECET 2018 Final Answer Keys have been released on 18th May 2018. Check here for answer key details.

AP PGECET 2018 Answer Keys along with Question Papers & Response Sheet has been released on 12th May 2018. Candidates can submit their objections on answer key till 15th May (as per courses). Check here for answer key details.

AP PGECET 2018 Admit Card has been released on 5th May 2018. Check here for admit card details.

AP PGECET 2018 Application Correction has been started from 25th April 2018. Check here for application correction details.

AP PGECET 2018 Application Form can be filled till 4th May 2018 with Rs.2000/- late fee. Check here for application details.

The AP PGECET 2018 Examinations will be organized on 10th May to 12th May 2018. Check here for exam dates details.

AP PGECET 2018 Exam Date

AP PGECET exam dates for the year 2018 has been announced. Here, we are giving the official exam schedule:

EventsDates (Announced)
Release of notification21st March 2018
Availability of online application form21st March 2018
Last date to submit the application form without late fee29th April 2018 (Extended)
Last date to submit the application form with late fee of Rs. 2000 + Registration fee4th May 2018
Form Correction Starts25th April to 4th May 2018
Date of downloading the admit card5th May 2018
Date of examination10th May to 12th May 2018
Preliminary Answer Key Release12th May 2018
Last date to object the answer key (as per courses)15th May 2018
Announcement of Results & Final answer keys18th May 2018
Couselling starts17th July (GATE/GPAT) and 20th July (AP PGECET)

AP PGECET 2018 Counselling

Candidates those attain 25% marks of the total marks are eligible for participation in AP PGECET counselling 2018. All the qualified candidates have to appear the document verification round in person. Before verification of documents/certificates, candidate has to pay non-refundable fee of Rs. 1000/- (Rs. 500/- for SC/ST candidates). Candidates can exercise options either from helpline centre or through any other place having internet connection.


AP PGECET 2019 exam will be organized by the organized by the Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam on the behalf of APSCHE. It is a state level examination. Through AP PGECET exam, students will get admission in ME, M.Tech and M.Pharma courses offered by various colleges in Andhra Pradesh state.


Candidates can know their rank and scores from the official on the declaration of result. Result can be checked by entering roll number. The date for the declaration of result is 20th May 2018. After few days of result announcement, candidates will be able to download the AP PGECET rank card 2018.

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AP PGECET 2018 Cut Off

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: AP PGECET 2018 application procedure is completely online. You can fill the application form from the link that are given above.
Answer: It will be held in online mode (CBT).
Answer: The correction window is opened from 25th April to 4th May 2018.
Answer: Once your application is successfully submitted, you will receive an intimation SMS or email regarding the same.
Answer: The registration fee is Rs. 1000 (Rs 500/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST).
Answer: The question paper will contain 120 objective type questions.
Answer: Two modes are available: AP Online and credit/debit card.

Answer: No. Candidates possessing valid GATE scores are exempted from taking the AP PGECET.

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AP PGECET Application Form 2018

  • AP PGECET 2018 application form is made completely online from 21st March 2018.
  • No offline mode is entertained for submitting the AP PGECET application form.
  • Candidates are advised to submit the application form before the last date. In case of submitting the application form after due date, candidates have to pay extra charges.
  • Fee payment will be the first step in the application form.
  • Upload scanned photograph (size less than 40 KB) and scanned signature in Jpg/jpeg format.
  • After filling the form completely, candidate may take a printout of filled-in application for further references.

Note: GATE/GPAT qualified candidates are exempted to apply for AP PGECET 2018. Separate admisison notification will be released for such candidates.

Check Here – How to Fill AP PGECET 2018 Application Form

Eligibility Criteria

The exam conducting authority sets some eligibility that candidates have to fulfill to appear the examination. The eligibility criteria for appearing the AP PGECET 2018 is as follows:

  • Nationality: Candidates should be the citizen of India.
  • Domicile Requirement: Applicant should belong to AP state or must be AP domiciled in order to apply for AP PGECET. Moreover, candidate must satisfy the local/non-local status requirements.
  • Qualifying Examination: The qualifying examination should be B.E/B.Tech to apply for PG engineering courses. For PG pharmacy courses, the prescribed qualification is B.Pharma studied from a recognized institution.
  • Minimum Marks: In case of pharmacy courses, the minimum marks required in the qualifying examination should be 55% marks (45% marks for SC/ST category candidates). The minimum marks required to apply for engineering courses is 45% marks (40% for SC/ST category).

AP PGECET Application Form Correction

The authority has provided the correction period in AP PGECET 2018 application form. The correction period has been started from 25th April to 4th May 2018. Candidates are suggested to fill the form carefully. In some particular fields corrections can be done through email request to the university.

AP PGECET Exam Pattern 2018

Candidates can know each and every details about the paper pattern of AP PGECET 2018 from this section. It includes information about total number of questions appeared in the examination, marking scheme, exam duration, etc.

  • Sessions: The examination will be organized in two sessions.
  • Number of Papers: AP PGECET is conducted for a total of 14 papers.
  • Mode of Examination: The examination will be conducted in online mode.
  • Number of Questions: The examination will contain total 120 questions.
  • Type of Questions: Only objective type questions having four alternatives will be appeared in the test.
  • Maximum Marks: The online test is of maximum 120 marks.
  • Language: The medium of question paper will be English only.
  • Exam Duration: The duration of the examination will be 2 hours.
  • Marking Scheme: For each correct answer, one mark will be credited.
  • Negative Marking: No negative marking in the examination.

AP PGECET Syllabus

AP PGECET syllabus 2018 for all of its 14 papers is different. Students can follow the syllabus for which they are appearing the examination. Syllabus for each paper typically include the important topics of the qualifying examination.

How to Prepare

Candidates may follow these preparation tips to score better marks in this examination:

  • Plan a proper routine.
  • Understand the complete syllabus and exam pattern of the examination.
  • Don’t miss the important topics.
  • Practice previous years question papers.
  • In the examination, try to attempt as many questions as possible since there is no negative marking.
  • Stay fit & healthy.

AP PGECET 2018 Hall Ticket

The eligible candidates can download their AP PGECET 2018 admit card from 5th May 2018. To download the hall ticket, candidates have to enter the registration number and select the test they have chosen in the application form. The duly completed downloaded admit card will have to be produced at the allotted test center.

AP PGECET 2018 Answer Key

The university has provided the answer key along with question papers and response sheet. It is published as final and provisional answer keys. The final answer key will be published after publishing the preliminary key on 12th May 2018. In case candidates find any error or discrepancy in the answer key, then they can file the objections on official answer key till 15th May 2018. The final answer key has been published on 18th May 2018.

For any queries regarding AP PGECET 2018, you may leave your comments below.

Displaying 334 Comments
  1. A.prasanthi says:

    Will I join collage with last year rank

  2. Udaykiran says:

    Which states are eligible to write APPGCET exam????

  3. Harisaiprasad says:

    When will be release application form appgcet 2018….

    Exactly date we want……

  4. manoj says:

    may i eliible to apply,i belongs from state of Odisha,if possible let me know…

  5. Suresh says:

    When u release application form for appgeset2018 almost march 1st week is completesd

  6. Sarath says:

    If may I have 1 backlog ,4-2 semester…exam date of 4-2 is May 1st week. …so if may I eligible to pgcet???

  7. Your Name... says:

    when can you upload the AP PGCET application form?

  8. JOHN WILLIAM says:

    SIR, tell me for which paper i will be eligible as a mining graduate.

  9. Rehana begum says:

    When is the issuing date of hall ticket

  10. Rehana begum says:

    When is the last date for appearing to exam?

  11. Akhil says:

    How many marks to qualified in this exam

  12. sasi says:

    i am living in tamilnadu .can i atten this entrance exam?

  13. Ajaybabu minnakanti says:

    Sir.i done my M.C.A in 2013.so now I shall eligible for pgcet exam sir.

  14. s jaffer says:

    where can i find cutoff ranks of gate for svu-tirupati?

  15. Deekshitha says:

    I have pursued my BTECH in Karnataka..can i apply for AP PGECET exam????

  16. A.madhulik says:

    Sir can u please tell me that we can eligible for pharm.d(post baccalaureate) through this pgecet .they have not mentioned in the above details about this .

  17. Phanindra says:

    Plz send me syllabus and important subject’s for preparing AP-pgecet exam.
    I don’t know what topics to prepares

  18. nag raj says:

    Would i like to write ap pgecet also along with valid GATE score,what score will they consider?

  19. y s chaitanya says:

    What was syllabus need to prepare for mtech environmental engineering entrance exam

  20. Gowthami says:

    Sir,After qualifying the AP PGECET distance education available or not.

  21. Nagashayana says:

    I am from Karnataka can I apply for this CET

  22. Hari says:

    How many marks will qualified in the pgcet exam


    Sir after qualifying the AP PGECET distance education available or not.

  24. Siva says:

    To write the appgecet 2018 exam i have to qualify for gate?

  25. Tabitha says:

    I want to do mtech in nit warangal…. BT I’m from andhra…can I apply for the pgcet


    Is there any stipend through AP PGECET for MTech

  27. Harish says:

    Is there any sti fund through Aucet or Pgcet ???

  28. sai kumar says:

    I am doing job in Puducherry Tamilnadu. As i am writing exam on this year.when i am qualified this exam i am studying on distance.when i am doing my Job and studying at a same time.So please give me the reply as soon as possible.

    thanking you

  29. M.tech microprocessors says:

    Sir i have completed m.tech cse in 2014.. again i want to do m.tech in ece. Can i do these r not… if i can do what is the procedure…

  30. Chaitanya says:

    Sir after qualifying the ap pgcet exam distance education is also available or not . please reply to me .thanku

  31. Thulasi says:

    I have done MIT from manilla university and M.B.A. from Valhalla university. Can I apply for APPGECET

  32. Nittala Raghavendra says:

    Full details by sms

  33. Sharu says:

    Is it necessary to write pgcet for distance

  34. ram saga says:

    Sir am already written pgecet last year and qualified But not admitted. So I can join this year with that result. Please tell me am I eligible or not????

  35. ram saga says:

    Where is the best option for doing M.pharm in AP. Can you please tell me what is the best college. Thank you

  36. kalyani yenda says:

    can nonlocal students get a fees reimbursement seat in AP

  37. Suresh says:

    Where the Exam centres will be


    3rd year students are eligible to write this exam?

  39. Bhanu says:

    I want previous 5years question papers with answers plz send me to my mail .id.

  40. Rajitha says:

    Hii actually i written pgcet exam in last year last year is used this year or not

  41. Shameena says:

    Sir I have already written pgcet last year but it was given that I come under non local.
    But actually I studied in ap from 1st class to inter
    So I belong to local plz do reply me sir…..

  42. Guna maari says:

    is there any chance to get a seat in iit’s or nit’s in AP..?

  43. rama says:

    I cmpltd my b.tech in 2013..Am i eligible to write pgecet2018??

  44. Aravind says:

    If we wrote pg cet exam is any chance to qualify for mtech sir

  45. ch.lavanya says:

    I want to do M.tech in agricultural related courses through pgecet and i am from metallurgy background. Is it possible?

  46. Chandana says:

    I completed b.tech in A.P, now I m married n I m in Karnataka.Am I eligible to write A.P pgcet or do I need to write karnataka pgcet for m.tech

  47. Teja says:

    Sir im studying msc cs final year can i eligible to pgcet?

  48. Anonymous says:

    if I applied for gate…..iam a eligible for pgcet

  49. Pavan Kumar says:

    Sir, can I write APPGECET 2018 exam and also apply through GATE 2018 Scorecard. Is it possible?

  50. Ruhinaaz says:

    Am from maharashtra i had completed BE cse can I apply for ap pgcet ?

    Or what procedure should I have to follow for doing mtech from Hyderabad or jntu

  51. Nani says:

    Sir I have a doubt,which test will write to going mba.either pgcet or icet.please tell me sir

  52. Sunitha says:

    In pgect which course entrance exam&
    To write pgect exam to eligible to mba or not

  53. mohan says:

    where can i get seat if i qualified

  54. venky says:

    Sir , In pgcet which courses for entrance text ….&

    I complete b.tech now

    can i join for M.A journalism and mass communication

  55. NARESH says:

    I was completed my b-tech in kanpur university can i write pgecet in andhra Pradesh bcz i belongs to andhra pradesh

  56. Sohail says:

    College wise cut off marks ?

  57. Uhashree says:

    I have completed my b.tech course in 2017..I’m eligible to write ap pgecet 2018

  58. Vinay says:

    Hello Sarvgyan team!!
    My doubt is “wheather calculator is allowed to exam or not”???

  59. Arunkumar says:

    Will you sent us msg after paying fee , in which clg should we attempt the exams

  60. Tasleem begum says:

    As i am a student of b.tech 4th year nd my 4-2 external are commencing in the month of may 2018 so my quary is that is am i eligible for pgecet interence exam?

  61. Ila says:

    I completed graduation in Andhra Pradesh .. Can I to write the exam in telangana?

  62. Kerry says:

    I’m 2016 passed out and r10 regulation … What will be the syllabus? Is that same for r10 and r13 regulations ?

  63. E.Madhu Sudhan Reddy says:

    If i have still some supplys to complete b.tech course i am eligible to write this exam?

  64. sreekanth says:

    was the 2018 Gate Notification released?when it can be?

  65. leela sai lakshmi says:

    how much fee

  66. saikumar says:

    could you tell me, what would be the 14papers contains?

  67. Revanth says:

    I got 3300 rank in appgect in2017 can I use my rank in 2018 please say the validity of appgect

  68. Anonymous says:

    i want to write gate and also ap pgcet is this possible.

  69. Anil Kumar Patnaik says:


    Could you let me know if MCAs are eligible for PGECET?

  70. Anonymous says:


  71. V.Sunil says:

    I’m not able to make payment for the CET. Pls. guide or provide the contact number to get clarified.

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