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Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test 2020

Form Date: 03 Mar - 15 Jun 2020

Computer Based Test

Form Date: 03 Mar - 15 Jun 2020

AP ICET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 550
  • Examination Modes:Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:Sri Venkateswara University (SVU)
  • Courses:MCA, MBA , MCA (LAT)
  • Streams:Management, Computer Application

AP ICET 2020 :Application Form(till 15 Jun), Eligibility, Admit Card

Updated On - June 02 2020 by Akriti Maurya

AP ICET 2020 Application Form last date has extended to 15 June 2020 due to coronavirus lockdown. AP ICET stands for Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test. This exam is conducted by Shri Venkateshwara University on the behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education. By this examination, candidates can take admission in the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Computer Application (MCA) course. For more information and notification of AP ICET 2020 exam dates, eligibility criteria, syllabus etc. candidates can check the article below.

Latest Updates

  • AP ICET 2020 Application form last date has been extended till 15 June 2020.
  • AP ICET 2020 Exam date has also postponed and new dates will be announced in due time.

AP ICET 2020 Important Dates

AP ICET 2020 Important Dates are mentioned below:

AP ICET 2020 Dates
Events Dates (Announced)
Submission date of online application form 03 March 2020
Last date for submission (without late fee) 15 June 2020
Last date for submission (with late fee -Rs. 2000 + Registration fee (Rs.550)) 30 Julne 2020
Last date for submission (with late fee -Rs. 5000 + Registration fee (Rs.550)) 11 July 2020
Last date for submission (with late fee -Rs. 10000 + Registration fee (Rs.550) 18 July 2020
Application form correction date To be announced!
Admit card release date To be announced!
AP ICET 2020 Exam Date To be announced!
Declaration of preliminary key To be announced!
Last date for accepting objection on preliminary key To be announced!
Result declaration date To be announced!
Counselling process To be announced!

AP ICET 2020 Application Form

Candidates can check the information regarding AP ICET 2020 Application Form from the below points:

  • The application's mode is online.
  • The candidates have to make the payment before filling up the details in the form. 
  • The candidates will have to fill the following details
    • Personal details as name, parents’ name, date of birth, gender, etc.
    • Examination details; educational details like previously passed exams, percentage, place of study, etc.
    • Correspondence address.
  • The university will provide the ap icet application form correction facility on particular dates set by the authority.
  • A coloured photograph of size less than 50KB in JPEG/JPG format.
  • Candidate’s signature scanned having size less than 30KB in JPEG/JPG format.

AP ICET 2020 Application Fees

Check the following details regarding the registration form of AP ICET 2020 exam :

  • The application fee will be Rs 550/-.
  • The exam fee is non-refundable
  • The payment can be made via debit card, credit card and net banking.
  • If the candidate applies after the applications close, then the candidate will have to pay a late fee which depends on the date on which the candidate is applying for the exam.

AP ICET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

AP ICET 2020 Eligibility criteria details can be checked below:

  • The candidates should be Indian nationals.
  • Candidates must have completed their Bachelor’s degree in respective discipline.
  • The Bachelor’s degree should be of a minimum of 3 years or its equivalent, with mathematics as one of the major subjects in Higher Secondary (10+2) or equivalent discipline.
  • Candidates should have passed the graduation with minimum 50%.
  • Candidates from SC/ST category should have a minimum aggregate of 45% at graduation level.
  • Candidates who are in the final year of their graduation are also considered to be eligible.
  • Candidates who obtained graduation or qualifying degree via distance mode learning must be recognised by the joint committee of UGC, AICTE and DEC.

AP ICET 2020 Exam Pattern

AP ICET 2020 Exam Pattern can be checked below:

AP ICET 2020 Paper Pattern
Mode of examination Online
Medium English
Duration of the exam 2.5 hours.
Type of Questions Multiple Choice (MCQ) types.
Marking Scheme

+1 for every correct answer

No negative marking for wrong answer

No. of Sections

Candidates can check the subject wise distribution of different sections in the table given below:

AP ICET Question Distribution



Number of Questions

Analytical Ability

Data Sufficiency


Problem Solving


Mathematical Ability

Arithmetic Ability


Algebraical and Geometrical Ability


Statistical Ability


Communication Ability



Business and Computer Terminology


Functional Grammar


Reading Comprehension


Total Questions














AP ICET 2020 Syllabus

The AP ICET Syllabus 2020 consists of 3 sections having different topics. 

Section A has questions from Analytical Ability section which is divided into two topics Data Sufficiency & Problem Solving. Problem Solving contains Sequence & Series, Data Analysis, Coding & De-Coding and Date, Time & Arrangement Problems.

Section B is of Mathematical Ability which consists of questions from Arithmetical Ability, Arithmetical & Geometrical Ability and Statistical Ability.

Section C is basically to check Communication Ability of the candidate. This section consists of questions to examine day to day vocabulary, understandability the grammar in day to day communication & in business context will have to identify basic & computer terminology and Reading Comprehension have three passages.

AP ICET 2020 Preparation Tips

Some of the points everyone must keep in their mind while the preparation of AP ICET 2020 is:

  • Understand the syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Solve sample papers and previous year question papers.
  • Attempt mock tests and see how you score. Derive inferences and aim to improve.

AP ICET 2020 Admit Card

Conducting authority will release AP ICET Admit Card 2020 for all the successfully registered candidates. There are no official dates announced regarding the release of AP ICET Admit card. Given below are some important points regarding the AP ICET Admit card/Hall Ticket:

  • AP ICET 2020 admit card will be available for download on the official website.
  • Make sure that all the information on the admit card is correct. If any discrepancies found, report them and get them corrected.
  • Candidate should get this admit card printed.
  • Carry the admit card along with a government-issued photo ID card to the exam centre.
  • The candidate will not be allowed to enter the exam hall without the admit card.

AP ICET 2020 Exam Centres

The following are the exam centres for the AP ICET 2020:

  • Anantapur
  • Chittoor
  • East Godavari
  • Guntur
  • Hyderabad
  • Krishna
  • Kurnool
  • Prakasam
  • Sri Potti Sri Ramullu Nellore
  • Srikakulam
  • Visakhapatnam
  • Vizianagaram
  • West Godavari
  • Ysr Kadapa

AP ICET 2020 Result

AP ICET 2020 result can be checked through online mode. The exam conducting authority will announce the result date soon. The result will be prepared as per candidates’ performance in AP ICET 2020 exam. On the basis of candidates rank, they can select college/institute. Candidates are advised to check the result carefully. If any discrepancy is found in result, candidate can contact officials. On the basis of result, candidates will be called for the counselling process.

AP ICET 2020 Merit List

The candidates who have secured 25% qualifying marks in APICET [ 50 out of 200 ] and candidates belonging to the category of SC and ST to whom qualifying marks have not been prescribed, shall be assigned the rank in the
order of the merit on the basis of marks obtained in ICET. Merit rank obtained in APICET 2020 is valid for admission in the academic year 2020-21 only.

AP ICET 2020 Tie-Breaking

For the preparation of merit list, in case more than one student scoring the same marks at APICET, the tie will be resolved as follows:

  • By considering the marks scored in Section-A.
  • If the tie persists, marks obtained by a student in Section-B will be taken into consideration.
  • If the tie still persists, the tie will be resolved by taking into account age of the candidate giving the older candidate priority

AP ICET 2020 Counselling

AP ICET 2020 Counselling will be started from the third week of June 2020. Short-listed candidates will have to attend the web-based counselling. Such candidates will receive a call for counselling round. It is important for candidates to attend counselling round for taking admissions into various institutes. Seat allotment depends on the rank obtained by candidate and some other conditions set by the university. Candidates will also have to pay the counselling fee of Rs 1200 (OC/BC) and Rs 600 (SC/ST). The counselling fee will have to be paid before certificate verification.

Given below are some important points regarding AP ICET counselling:

  • Seat allotment will be done based on preferences given by candidates, availability of seats and merit.
  • Documents required at counselling:
  • AP ICET admit card
  • AP ICET rank card
  • Degree marks transcripts/consolidated marks transcript
  • Degree provisional certificate
  • Intermediate marks transcripts/diploma marks transcript
  • SSC or equivalent marks transcripts
  • Residence Proof
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • Aadhar card

AP ICET Marks Accepting colleges

The universities that accept AP ICET scores are -

  • Andhra University,
  • Visakhapatnam Acharya Nagarjuna University,
  • Srikakulam Dravidian University,
  • Anantapur Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University,
  • Kakinada Krishna University,
  • Machilipatnam Rajiv Gandhi of Knowledge Technologies,
  • Rayalaseema University,
  • Kurnool Sri Krishnadevaraya University,
  • Tirupati Sri Venkateswara University,
  • Tirupati Vikrama Simhapuri University and Nellore Yogi Vemana University Kadapa,
  • Rajahmundry Dr B.R. Ambedkar University, Guntur
  • Adikavi Nannayya University,
  • Kuppam Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University,
  • Ananthapuram Sri Padmavathi Mahila University.

AP ICET 2020 Highlights

Check basic information about AP ICET 2020 below in the given table:

AP ICET Highlights
Exam Name AP ICET 2020
Conducting Body Shri Venkateshwara University
Level National Level
Course MBA & MCA
AP ICET Official Website http://svu.edu.in/
Exam Mode Online






About Sri Venkateswara University

Sri Venkateswara University is established in 1954 in Tirupati. The University emphasises more on teaching, research and extension activities in different subjects. The University had six departments when it was started which were of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology, Economics and Philosophy. 

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AP ICET Important Dates

AP ICET 2020 Form Date03 Mar - 15 Jun 2020
Application Correction16 Jun - 20 Jun 2020 (Tentative)
Admit Card Downloading Date23 Jul 2020 (Tentative)
AP ICET 2020 Exam Date06 Aug 2020 (Tentative)
Result Date21 Aug 2020 (Tentative)

Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


1Analytical and Logical Ability75175
3English Communication50150

Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

03 Mar 2020

Form End Date:

15 Jun 2020

Number of days left to submit the form:



Examination Date (Online):

06 Aug 2020

Application Fees:

₹ 550

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