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APICET is the Integrated Common Entrance Test for admission in to MBA and MCA regular Courses offered by State Universities and Professional Colleges under the Jurisdiction of A.P State Council of Higher Education for the academic year. The APICET is conducted by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). The Office of the Convener, APICET is located in Andhra University Campus.
Candidates can get the full details of APICET Exam 2017 such as Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Important Dates and much more on this post.
|Exam Name:||Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test|
|Conducting Institute:||Andhra University|
|Commonly called as:||APICET|
|Exam Level:||University Level|
|Stream:||Integrated Common Entrance Test|
|Last date for Online submission & Registration without late fee of Rs.350/- :||1st Week Of March 2017|
|With Late Fee Of Rs. 500 + Reg Fee Rs. 350||2nd Week Of March 2017|
|With Late Fee Of Rs. 2000 + Reg Fee Rs. 350||Last Week Of March 2017|
|With a Late fee of Rs.10,000/- + Reg Fee Rs.350||Last Week Of March 2017|
a) The candidates should be Indian Nationals and should satisfy local / non-local status requirements laid down in the Andhra Pradesh State Educational Institutions (Regulations of Admission) Order, 1974 as amended up to date (as per G.O. Ms. No. 25, dated: 19.03.2004 & G.O.Ms.No.108, dated 3-7-2005,Higher Education Department, dated 30-7-2005 and its amendments).
b) The candidates other than Indian Nationals should satisfy the rules of the Universities concerned.
c) The candidates seeking admission;
i) For MBA: Should have passed recognized Bachelors Degree Examination of minimum three years duration with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC,ST reserved categories) in the qualifying examination.
ii) For MCA: Should have passed recognized Bachelors Degree examination of minimum three years duration with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC,ST reserved categories) in the qualifying examination with Mathematics or one of the subject at 10+2 level.
d) The qualifying Degree obtained by Distance Mode Program should have recognition by joint committee of UGC, AICTE and DEC.
e) The candidates who are appearing for the final year degree examination shall also be eligible to appear for APICET – 2016
f) Admission into any college depends on its Recognition/Affiliation by the Statutory Bodies.
g) Qualifying marks in APICET - 2016 is 25% and no minimum marks are prescribed for SC/ST candidates
|Online Application Fee||Rs.350|
Before filling the Online Application Form, keep the following mandatory details ready to fill in the appropriate fields:
The Mandatory details are as follows:
|S.NO.||Details Required||Document To Be Referred|
Hall ticketNumberof thequalifyingExamination
|Marks Memo / Hall Ticket
|03.||DateofBirth||Birth Certificate / SSC or
|SSC or EquivalentCertificate|
|05.||LocalStatus(AU/SVU /ANU/OU/Non-local)||The local candidate certificate
issued by MRO / Competent
the MRO/Competent Authority
|07.||Category (SC, ST,BCetc.)||The Certificate issued by
|08.||SpecialCategory (NCC,PH,Sports,CAP,etc.)||The Certificate issued by
|09.||Aadhar Card numberifavailable||-|
For Online Application you will have to refer official website
The test is held in offline mode. The candidates will be required to mark their answers in an OMR sheet. It has been designed to measure the candidate’s ability to think systematically, to use the verbal and mathematical skills and to assess their aptitude for admission into MBA program. A total of 200 questions will be asked in the test, divided into 3 sections. The language will be English and Tamil for section A and B and only English for section C. The duration of APICET 2016 is 2.5 hours. The table below furnishes the APICET 2016 Exam pattern in detail –
|Section||No. of Questions|
|Section A – Analytical Ability
1. Data Sufficiency
2. Problem Solving
|Section B – Mathematical Ability
1. Arithmetical Ability
2. Algebraical and Geometrical Ability
3. Statistical Ability
Section C – Communication Ability
The candidates will be awarded with 1 mark each for marking a correct answer. However, there is no negative marking in this exam. The total mark of the test is 200, wherein section A & B will carry 75 marks while section C will carry 50 marks. If the candidate gives more than one answer to any question, such answers will be ignored while awarding marks. Considering the convenience of the candidates, we are providing below a link for obtaining APICET model question paper and details of topics from which questions are asked in the test.
The APICET-2016 examination will be held at the following 17 Regional Test Centers in Andhra Pradesh
The candidate should verify all the information in the admit card. If any issue is found, then get it corrected with the concerned authority.
The candidates are required to carry the admit card to the examination hall. Without it, you will not be allowed to enter the examination hall. It is also very important to document for the further admission processes.
After Exam The Andhra University Will Release Result on the Official Website.
ICET Building, Examination Block
AU College of Engineering Campus,
Visakhapatnam – 530 003.
Phone : 0891-2579797
Fax : 0891-2549595
E-mail: [email protected], [email protected]