AP Polycet 2023: Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria, Pattern

AP Polycet 2023AP Polycet 2023 (Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test) is a state-level entrance exam conducted by the State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET), Andhra Pradesh.

This exam is conducted for the candidates seeking admission in various Polytechnic courses at the Government and Private Polytechnic institutions across the state. The selected candidates are provided admission to the diploma courses in the Non-Engineering as well as Engineering fields. In this article, candidates can obtain all the mandatory information related to AP Polycet 2023 like registration details, important dates, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.

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AP POLYCET 2023 Overview

Name of the examAndhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test (AP POLYCET)
Conducting BodyState Board of Technical Education & Training (SBTET), Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad
CourseEngineering and non-engineering diploma courses
Exam modeOffline

AP POLYCET 2023 Important Dates

Here are the complete exam dates (Tentative) for AP POLYCET 2023:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Availability of Application Form2nd week of March 2023
Last date for filling the application form2nd week of April 2023
Availability of Admit Card3rd week of April 2023
Exam dateLast week of April 2023
Result Declaration2nd week of May 2023
Counseling starts fromLast week of June 2023

AP POLYCET 2023 Application Form

Following are the complete details regarding the AP POLYCET 2023 Application Form:

  • Candidates who want to apply for AP POLYCET 2023 are required to fill and submit the application form by online process.
  • The AP POLYCET 2023 Registration process will begin from the 2nd week of March 2023. Once the application is filled, the candidate must re-verify all the details filled in the form.
  • Complete details in the form must be filled carefully as no modification will be allowed later after the form submission.
  • During filling of the form, candidates must upload the scanned copy of the required documents in specified format and size.
  • Students must submit the application form before the 2nd week of April 2023, as no application form will be accepted after that date.
  • Take printout of the application form and keep it for future reference.

Application Fee:

  • The amount is applicable for candidates belonging to all the categories.

The application fee payment can be made via facilities such as AP Online Centers/ Payment gateway/ net banking.

Below is discussed the application fees for AP POLYCET:

CategoryApplication fee
All categoryINR 350/-

AP POLYCET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Below are the complete AP POLYCET eligibility criteria for the examination:

  • Nationality: Candidate should be Indian national to apply for the AP POLYCET exam.
  • Age: There is no age restriction to apply for AP Polycet.
  • Qualification: Candidates must have passed SSC exam via State Board of Secondary Education, Andhra Pradesh with Mathematics subject.
  • Marks: Candidates are required to obtain 35% marks in each subject in the qualifying exam.
  • Appearing: Those who are appearing in the qualifying exam can also apply for the entrance test.

AP POLYCET 2023 Exam Pattern

Below we have provided AP POLYCET Exam pattern and marking details:

  • Mode: The mode of exam will be offline (pen-paper) based.
  • Number of Questions: There will be 120 questions in the exam.
  • Time: The duration of exam will be 2 hours.
  • Type of Questions: The questions will be of Multiple-Choice Type.
  • Subject: The subjects from which the question paper will be made are – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • Marking: Each question will carry equal marks and there will be no negative marking.

Check the subject wise distribution of marks & questions for AP Polycet examination:

SubjectsTotal questionsTotal marks

AP POLYCET 2023 Syllabus

AP Polycet Syllabus 2023 for the examination will consist of various topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects. The question paper will be designed to check the technical knowledge of the candidates. The question paper will carry the questions from the 10th level.

Mathematics Syllabus:

Number SystemSets
Real NumbersGeometry
Linear EquationsCoordinate Geometry
PolynomialsSurface Areas and Volume
Quadratic EquationsStatistics
TrigonometryMathematical Modelling

Physics Syllabus:

Units and Dimensions WorkReflection of Light Refraction of Light at Plane Surface
Energy Elements of vectorsRefraction of Light at Curved Surface of Light
Heat and Thermodynamics KinematicsCurved Surface Modern Physics
Friction Simple Harmonic motion and acoustics

Chemistry Syllabus:

Atomic StructureFuels Electro-Chemistry
Chemical BondingAcids and Bases Corrosion Polymers
Water Technology SolutionsEnvironmental Chemistry

AP POLYCET Preparation Tips

Check below effective AP Polycet Preparation Tips:

  • Prepare a timetable and divide time equally for all subjects.
  • Check out the prescribed syllabus for the examination from the website.
  • Take help from the best books and study materials available online or offline.
  • Practice previous year question papers and sample papers.
  • Include every single topic of the syllabus in your preparation.
  • Don’t take stress and take care of your health.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Answer: AP POLYCET is commonly known as Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test.

Answer: The entrance exam for AP POLYCET 2023 will be held in offline mode.

Answer: The registration process will start from the 2nd week of March 2023.

Answer: No, you can fill AP Polycet application form only through online mode.

Answer: No, there is no negative marking in AP POLYCET 2023 exam.

Answer: The AP POLYCET application fee is Rs 330/- and it is same for all the categories.

Answer: AP POLYCET 2023 entrance exam is conducted by the State Board of Technical Education and Training as it is the managing authority.

Answer: It will be organised in the last week of April 2023 tentatively.

AP POLYCET 2023 Admit Card

The AP Polycet admit card will be released from the 3rd week of April 2023 through online mode. To download the admit card candidates have to enter the enrollment number to get the admit card. The admit card will contain details like candidate name, father name, category, photograph, signature and date of birth, etc.

Candidate should carry their admit cards on the day of examination as no candidates will be allowed to enter the examination hall. Authority will release the admit card for every registered candidate for the examination.

AP POLYCET 2023 Answer Key

AP Polycet Answer key 2023 will be released from 1st week of May 2023 through online mode. Authority will release the answer key in PDF format.

Candidates can calculate their marks with the help of answer key. If any candidate has any doubt or complaint regarding the key questions, the same shall be submitted to the authority. Candidates will also get the objection facility for the answer key. The final answer key will be released after the completion of the objection facility.

AP POLYCET 2023 Result

AP Polycet Result 2023 will be released from second week of May 2023. The result will be provided through online mode. The result will be available on the website and then the merit list will be prepared.

There will be combined merit list with category wise merit list for all the candidates participating in the examination. All the candidates appeared for the entrance test will be awarded test wise rank as per marks secured in the test prepared.

AP POLYCET 2023 Cut off

The cut-off marks will be the minimum marks set by the authority for shortlisting the candidates for the counseling procedure. Candidates will have to score more than prescribed cut-off marks in the entrance examination to be eligible for the admission procedure.

AP Polycet Cut Off will be released after the declaration of the result. Authority will release the category-wise cut-off list with the relaxation for the selected category. Candidates will be able to check the complete cut-off list from the website of authority through online mode.

AP POLYCET 2023 Counseling

The counseling procedure will be conducted by the authority a few weeks after the declaration of the result. Authority will conduct the AP Polycet counseling procedure for every exam-qualified candidate through online mode. Candidates will be able to register themselves for the counseling procedure from the last week of June 2023.

AP Polycet counseling procedure will be followed by various rounds including Registration, Choice Filling, Allotment of seats and reporting. Admission will be offered to the candidates on the basis of their rank in the entrance exam.

After the allotment of seats, candidates will be called for confirming their admission. Candidates will have to report to the allotted center with the following documents:

  • 10th mark sheet and certificate
  • 12th mark sheet and certificate
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Passport size photographs
  • Transfer certificate
  • Category certificate, etc.

AP POLYCET 2023 Admission Procedure

The admission to the candidates will be offered purely on the basis of their performance in the AP Polycet written entrance test. The qualified candidates will get their name on the merit list which will be released by the authority.

The admission procedure will be followed by the last step, counseling in which the selected candidates will be invited for their allotment of seats and document verification.

If you have any other query related to AP Polycet 2023, you can ask your query in the comments section given below.

Displaying 4 Comments
  1. Umoh Elizabeth says:

    I want to study mass communication which subject are they going to set for the entrance exam

  2. B.hari Sai Krishna says:

    After results,we want to select the college.

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      First you will have to participate in the counselling process & then select the college for admission.

  3. Vicky Wahinjause says:

    We business studies students are we going to set for the entrance test or no

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