AP PGECET 2021: Answer Key(Released), Exam Pattern, Syllabus
Updated On - October 18 2021 by Anusha Pachauri
AP PGECET 2021 for Geo-Engineering and Geo-Informatics (GG), Pharmacy (PY) and Computer Science and Information Technology (CS) has been held on 08 October 2021. The exam is organised by SRI VENKATESWARA UNIVERSITY on behalf of APCHE. Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Engineering Entrance Test is conducted every year. It is a state-level entrance test. AP PGECET is organized to offer admission to the candidates at state-level M.E., M.Tech, and M.Pharmacy Courses. The candidates willing to take admission into the courses offered by Andhra Pradesh University must go through the complete article to know more about AP PGECET 2021 Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Counselling, etc.
AP PGECET 2021 Exam Status
Candidates can check the AP PGECET 2021 exam status from the below article:
Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test 2021 Status
Exam date for 28 and 29 September
Will be held as per the existing schedule
Exam date for 27 September
Revised date Announced
The Preliminary keys has been released for other exams.
AP PGECET 2021 Important Dates
The schedule for AP PGECET 2021 can be checked from the table below.
AP PGECET 2021 Schedule
Date & Time
Notification of AP PGECET - 2021
18 July 2021
Commencement of Submission of Online application forms
19 July 2021
Last date for receiving of online applications without late fee
19 August 2021
Last date for receiving of online applications with late fee of Rs.500/-
20 to 26 August 2021
Last date for receiving of online applications with late fee of Rs.2,000/-
27 to 31 August 2021
Last date for receiving of online applications with late fee of Rs.5,000/-
01 to 05 September 2021
Correction of online application data already submitted by the candidate
01 - 07 September 2021
Downloading of Hall-tickets from the website http://www.sche.ap.gov.in/pgecet
20 September 2021
Date of AP PGECET - 2021 Examination
28, 29 September and 08 October 2021
PGECET 2021 for 28 & 29 September
Time of Examination
10.00 AM to 12.00 PM & 03.00 PM to 05.00 PM
Declaration of Preliminary Key
02 October 2021
Last Date for receiving of objections on Preliminary Key
04 October 2021
Declaration of Results
AP PGECET 2021 Admit Card
AP PGECET Admit Card 2021 has available online on the official website. Candidates are expected to bring a printed copy to the examination centre. The following points must be kept in mind by the candidates regarding their Admit cards/Hall ticket:
Candidates can download their PGECET hall ticket from the official website by using the application number and password and enter the required information.
Candidates must check every detail mentioned in the admit card.
It is mandatory to carry the admit cards to the exam centre along with valid photo ID proof which will help in verification of identity by the invigilators.
If any discrepancy is found in the admit card, get in touch with the officials immediately and get it corrected.
If candidates are appearing for the examination in a new city then kindly go and visit the examination centre before the day of examination so that they don’t reach late or to the wrong center.
AP PGECET 2021 Exam Pattern
Candidates must check the mentioned below table regarding the AP PGECET 2021 Exam Pattern so that they have an idea about the exam paper structure:
Syllabus for Computer Science and Information Technology(CS & IT):
AP PGECET 2021 Syllabus
Probability and Statistics
Set Theory & Algebra
Computer Science and Information Technology
Computer Organization and Architecture
Programming and Data Structures
Theory of Computation
Information Systems and Software Engineering
Syllabus for Electronics & Communication(EC):
Probability and Statistics
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Signals and Systems
Syllabus for Chemical Engineering(CE):
Probability and Statistics
Process Calculations and Thermodynamics
Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations
Chemical Reaction Engineering
Instrumentation and Process Control
Plant Design and Economics
Syllabus for Pharmacy:
Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry
Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance
AP PGECET 2021 Preparation Tips
AP PGECET Preparation Tips 2021 are mentioned below for all the candidates who will be appearing for AP PGECET Examination and are looking for guidance on how to go on preparing for the same:
candidates must prepare how to go on with each subject which includes the time distribution, management of resources, and various other important factors.
Once the preparation chart is ready, start with the preparation which will include studying all the important topics in-depth, not so important topics in brief but do not miss on any topic as this exam tests the ability.
If the candidates are taking any coaching classes or external help, their guidance and all that candidates learn over there helps but the same is the number of efforts they need to put in every day on their own.
An ample amount of sleep is a must.
Solving questions will give a reality check of the preparation and scope of improvement as well, apart from which candidates must solve one previous year as it will give an idea of the exam pattern.
Join a test series and write tests every day as it will add up to the speed, accuracy, and refinement in answering questions.
Write 2-3 mock tests every day.
AP PGECET 2021 Best Books
Check the books listed below for the preparation of AP PGECET 2021.
Best Books for AP PGECET
Books for AP PGECET 2021
PGECET – Mechanical Engineering (Common for AP & TS) In Topic-Wise Format 2017 Edition
GATE and PGECET for Computer Science and Information Technology
PGECET for Computer Science & Information Technology (AP & TS)
Karnataka ME/M.Tech PGCET Computer Science
AP PGECET 2021 Result
Candidates can check their AP PGECET 2021 Result on the authority website. Check all the essential information related to the result given below:
Candidates should visit the official website of Andhra University.
Enter registered enrollment numbers, programs applied for, and date of birth.
The result will be displayed on the screen.
Candidates will also be updated on the rank via SMS on their registered mobile number which they have entered in their application form.
Results will contain the marks obtained in the entrance exam along with a merit position in the qualifying entrance exam.
Candidates must download the result for future correspondence.
AP PGECET 2021 Counseling
Candidates can check all the essential information related to AP PGECET 2021 counselling in the given below:
As soon as the Results get announced, the merit list will be released by the university based on the total marks obtained by the candidates and the number of applicants who have appeared for the exam.
The ranking is given to the candidate for the counselling process only.
After the release of the Merit List by the authority, candidates will be called to report at the allotted venues for counselling which will be decided by the authorities.
All the candidates need to be present at the time of Counselling to the allotted venue with all the required documents. Else their admission will be barred.
Candidates will have to get their documents verified, only after this, they will be allotted seats.
AP PGECET 2021 Application Form
The candidates must fill the AP PGECET application form 2021 very carefully so that they do not make any mistakes while filling the application form. Also, they need to make sure that they fill the application form before the last date.
The details about AP PGECET Application Form are given hereby:
Aspiring candidates need to go to the websiteto complete the registration process and fill the online application form.
Application Form will be released in July 2021.
The last date for filling the application form: July 2021.
After that, the candidates need to fill in all the required details such as qualifying examination (degree as the case may be) hall ticket number, SSC or 10th class hall ticket number, Schools/ Cities from 9th class onwards, good quality passport size photograph, scanned image of Signature affixed with a black pen on a white paper, etc.
Furthermore, the Aadhar Card Number of the candidate is mandatory.
Also, the candidates willing to give more than one test paper at AP PGECET 2021 need to register for all the papers in the same application itself and pay the application amount displayed.
AP PGCET Application Fee
The candidates will be required to pay the following application amount:
AP PGECET Application Fee
General, OC/BC Category
Mode of Payment:
Candidates can pay the application fee online through either of these mentioned modes:
AP Online services
Payment Gateway provided (through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net banking)
AP ECET 2021 Application Form Correction
Candidates can make corrections in their Application form as soon as correction windows open. But for some corrections candidates has to request the same to conduct body a request email, check below:-
The candidates need to carefully read the AP PGECET Eligibility 2021 details and make sure that they are eligible to appear in the exam. If the candidate is found ineligible their application form will get rejected.
Following is the detailed AP PGECET Eligibility 2021:
ELIGIBILITY FOR WRITING THE TEST
Candidates must have Indian citizenship.
They must belong to Andhra Pradesh state.
Besides this, candidates must have completed their Bachelor's degree or an equivalent degree in the relevant field having a minimum of 50% marks (45% for reserved category candidates) from an institution that is UGC/ AICTE approved and is recognized by the Andhra Pradesh Government.
Furthermore, candidates pursuing their B. Tech or its equivalent / B.Pharm. the course will be eligible for entry into the relevant M.E./M.Tech./ M.Pharmacy/ Pharm.D(PB) courses only if they have completed their undergraduate degree till the Counselling Date.
ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION INTO M.E./ M.Tech./ M.Pharm./Pharm.D(PB):
Candidates need to appear and qualify AP PGECET 2021 test paper relevant to the course in which they want to take admission.
Admission to 85% of the seats in each course will be reserved for the local candidates and the remaining 15% of the seats will be un-reserved
While filling up the seats in colleges, first preference will be given to candidates who have qualified GATE / GPAT in the relevant based on their test scores and the preference for remaining seats to the candidates who will qualify AP PGECET 2021 according to their merit ranks.
AP PGECET 2021 Test Centre
Candidates must check the given mentioned list about the AP PGECET 2021 Test Centre below:
To offer admission in M.E., M.Tech, and M.Pharmacy Courses
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Andhra University was established in 1926 by the Madras Act of 1926. The 94-year-old institution has Sir C.R. Reddy as its founder Vice-Chancellor. Former President of India Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was one of its Vice-Chancellors and later Dr. C. R. Reddy in 1931 become the Vice-Chancellors. The University College of Arts was found on 1 st July 1931. The University currently Offering 313 Courses in Arts, Commerce, Management, Science & Technology, Engineering, Law, Pharmacy, and Education. Andhra University has five colleges and four Campuses. The Colleges of Arts and Commerce is the biggest college in the University with 26 Departments offering 42 courses including four Diploma Courses. The College of Science and Technology has 21 Departments, which offers 63 Courses including one PG Diploma. The College of Engineering has 15 Departments offering Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Research Programmes. The College of Law has been identified as an advanced Center in Law by UGC.
Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education
Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education was established on 20 May 1988 through Act 16 of 1988 to advise the Government relating to Higher Education in the state and its development with planning. It is approved by University Grant Commission (UGC). It is the general duty of the Council to coordinate and determine standards in institutions of Higher Education, Research, Scientific and Technical Institutions following the guidelines issued by the University Grants Commission from time to time. Act 16 of 1988 envisages three distinct functions (a) Planning and Coordination, (b) Academic Functions and (c) Advisory Functions.
AP PGECET Important Dates
AP PGECET 2022 Form Date
19 Jul - 19 Aug 2022 (Tentative)
Admit Card Downloading Date
20 Sep 2022 (Tentative)
AP PGECET 2021 Exam Date
28 Sep, 29 Sep 2021
20 Oct - 31 Oct 2021 (Tentative)
Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test Exam Pattern
Question Paper Type :
Multiple Choice Questions
Frequently Asked Questions
Ques 1: How many students appeared for AP PGECET 2019?
Ques 2: Do I need to post the application form?
Ques 3: If I misplace my copy of the "Filled In Online Application Form", how to get another copy of it?
Ques 4: What type of questions are asked in AP PGECET?
Ques 5: Has AP PGECET 2021 application form extended?
Ques 6: What is the qualifying marks for AP PGECET 2021?
Ques 7: Is there any negative marking in AP PGECET 2021?
Ques 8: When AP PGECET 2021 will be conducted?
Ques 9: When AP PGECET 2021 application process will start?