Actuarial Common Entrance Test 2021

Admit card: 13 Mar 2021,11 Jun 2021,26 Nov 2021

Online Mode

Admit card: 13 Mar 2021,11 Jun 2021,26 Nov 2021

ACET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 3,000
  • Examination Modes:Online Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Institute of Actuaries of India (IAI)

ACET 2021(11 Dec): Application Form(Released), Eligibility Criteria

Updated On - August 19 2021 by Anusha Pachauri

ACET 2021 i.e. Actuarial Common Entrance Test for December session will be held on 11 December 2021 by the Institute of Actuaries of India. The application window has been open from 09 July to 26 October 2021. The exam is organized thrice a year for the interested candidate to make a carrier in Actuary. It is the national level exam. ACET is a computer-based test that will consist of Multiple Choice Questions(MCQ) type of questions that a candidate needs to complete in the given duration. All the candidates are advised to read the complete article to know more about the ACET 2021 application form, Syllabus, pattern, etc.

ACET 2021 Exam Status 

Candidates can check the essential information related to the ACET 2021 from the given below table:


Actuarial Common Entrance Test 2021 Status

Result has been released and the application for the December session has started on 09 July 2021
Exam datesAnnounced

Latest Updates

  • ACET 2021 Application form has been released for the December session on 09 July 2021.
  • Actuarial Common Entrance Test 2021 June result has been released.
  • ACET 2021 entrance exam will be held on 11 December 2021 for the Dec session.

ACET 2021 Important Dates

Candidates can check the important ACET exam registration 2021 dates from the below-given table:

ACET 2021Dates (December)Dates (June)Dates (March)
Application form09 July 202124 April 2021 (From 3.00 PM)20 Jan 2021
Last date to fill the Registration Form26 October 202105 June 2021 (Till 3.00 PM)27 Feb 2021
04 Mar 2021, 3:00 pm
ACET 2021 Admit card release date26 November 202111 June 202113 Mar 2021
Mock Testto be announced19 June 202118 Mar 2021
All exam related details to be out by (at candidate’s login)to be announced22 June 2021
ACET 2021 Exam Date11 Dec 2021 (10.00 AM – 1.00 PM)26 Jun 2021 (10.00 AM – 1.00 PM)27 Mar 2021
Declaration of ACET 2021 Result18 Dec 202103 Jul 202103 Apr 2021
Last date to take student membership admissionto be announcedto be announcedTo be announced!

ACET 2021 Application form

Institute of Actuaries of India (IAI) has released the ACET 2021 application form on 24 April 2021. Check the eligibility before applying to avoid rejection.

  • The last date to fill the ACET 2021 Application form online is 02 June 2021.
  • The candidate has to upload the photograph and signature as prescribed by the authority.
  • ACET 2021 Application Form fees have to be submitted to confirm the submission of the form.
  • The fee once paid will not be refunded. 
  • The candidate must take a print of the application form for further process.

ACET 2021 Application fee

The Registration fee for ACET 2021 was Rs 3000/-. Candidates can pay the ACET 2021 fee through Credit Card/Debit Card or by net banking.

ACET 2021 Eligibility Criteria 

The candidate must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the entrance exam. Given below the ACET 2021 Eligibility criteria in detail:

Qualification: Candidate must have passed 10+2 from any recognized university.
Age Limit: There was no specific age limit to apply for ACET.

ACET 2021 Exam Pattern

The candidate must be aware of the ACET 2021 Exam Pattern to get an idea about the exam. Given below the ACET Exam pattern in detail:

ACET 2021 Exam Pattern
Duration of the exam3hrs
ModeComputer-based Test(CBT)
Language of question paperEnglish
Types of QuestionsMultiple Choice Question(MCQ)
Total no of question70
Total Marks100
Marking SchemeThere will be no Negative Marking for wring Question

Section-wise distribution of Marks:

Section I (Mathematics, Statistics and Data Interpretation)75
Section II (English and Logical Reasoning)25

ACET 2021 Syllabus

The candidate must know the ACET 2021 syllabus to prepare well for the exam. Given below the ACET 2021 Syllabus in detail.

For Mathematics
  • Notation and Standard Functions
  • Numerical Methods
  • Algebra
  • Differentiation
  • Integration
  • Vectors
  • Matrices
For Statistics
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Measures of Location
  • Measures of Spread
  • Probabilities
  • Advanced probabilities
  • Discrete random variables
  • Continuous random variables
  • Discrete distributions
  • Continuous distributions
  • Correlation
  • Regression
For English
  • Vocabulary Based (Synonyms Antonyms)
  • English Usage or Grammar
  • Sentence Correction
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Close Passage
  • Analogies or Reverse Analogies
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Meaning – Usage Match
  • Summary Questions
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Facts/ Inferences/ Judgement
  • Reading Comprehension
Data Interpretation
  • Tables
  • Column
  • Graphs
  • Bar Graphs
  • Line Charts
  • Pie Charts
  • Venn Diagrams
For Logic
  • Number and Letter Series
  • Calendars
  • Clocks
  • Cubes
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Binary Logic
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Logical Sequence
  • Logical Matching
  • Logical Connectives
  • Syllogism
  • Blood Relations 

ACET 2021 Preparation Tips

Candidates can follow the given below ACET 2021 preparation tips to score well in the entrance exam.

  • Candidates must pay equal attention to all the topics which include sections like verbal, logical reasoning, and data interpretation along with maths and statistics.
  • The applicant must solve the mock paper provided by the IAI as it will help them in learning the type of questions and time management skills.
  • Candidates must practice sums at a regular interval of time.
  • Candidates must solve the previous year's question paper as it will help them to learn the pattern of the exam. 

ACET 2021 Admit Card

ACET 2021 Admit Card has been released online. Candidates can check the admit card by entering the registration ID and Password on the official website. The candidate had to bring an Id proof along with them on the day of examination. In case of any discrepancy found on the admit card, contact the authority immediately. ACET hall ticket contains the following details:

  • Candidate's name
  • Address of the candidates
  • Exam date
  • exam time
  • Address of the test center 

ACET 2021 Result

Authority has been declare the ACET Result 2021 on 03 July 2021. The candidate has to login using a registration ID and Password to check the result. The candidate must take print of the Result for further process. The qualified candidate will be called for the Admission process.

ACET 2021 Exam Centres

Candidates can check the list of exam centers for ACET 2021 May exam below in the given table:

ACET 2021 Exam Centres

ACET 2021 Highlights

The candidate can check the vital points regarding ACET 2021 from the below-given table:

ACET 2021 Basic Details
Exam NameACET 2021(Actuarial Common Entrance Test)
Conducting BodyInstitute of Actuaries of India (IAI)
Application FormApply Now
PurposeTo make carrier in Actuary

Institute of Actuaries of India

IAI is a statutory body established under The Actuaries Act 2006 (35 of 2006) for the regulation of the profession of Actuaries in India. The provisions of the said Act have come into force from the 10th day of November 2006, in terms of the notification dated 8th November 2006, issued by the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs. As a consequence of this, the erstwhile Actuarial Society of India was dissolved and all the Assets and Liabilities of the Actuarial Society of India were transferred to and vested in, the Institute of Actuaries of India constituted under Section 3 of the Actuaries Act, 2006.

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ACET Important Dates

Form Date09 Jul - 26 Oct 2021
Admit card13 Mar, 11 Jun 2021
Exam Date27 Mar, 26 Jun 2021
Result03 Jul, 18 Dec 2021

Actuarial Common Entrance Test 2021 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

3 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

09 Jul 2021

Form End Date:

26 Oct 2021

Number of days left to submit the form:



Examination Date (Online):

27 Mar 2021, 26 Jun 2021

Application Fees:

₹ 3,000

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