AP POLYCET

AP POLYCET

Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test

Pen & Paper Mode

AP POLYCET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 350
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Department of Technical Education, AP (DTE, AP)
  • Courses:DIP PE, DPE(LAT)
  • Streams:Engineering

AP POLYCET 2023: Result, Counselling Rounds, Admission Dates

Updated On - August 14 2023 by Abhinandan Singh

AP POLYCET 2023 notification has been released. The exam is going to be held on May 5, 2023. The Application form has been released on 11 April 2023. On qualifying, Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test, the candidates will be given admission in the field of engineering & non-engineering courses. It is a state-level examination through which admission will be offered into various polytechnic/ diploma courses in the state of Andhra Pradesh (AP). It is conducted yearly by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, A.P. Also, candidates can go through the complete article to know more about AP POLYCET 2023 Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Counselling, etc.

AP POLYCET 2023 Counseling Update

  • AP POLYCET 2023 Option Entry: The State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET) Andhra Pradesh has initiated the first phase of option entry for Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test (AP POLYCET) 2023.
  • Option Submission Deadline: Candidates who completed the AP POLYCET counselling 2023 registration can select their preferred choices and lock them until August 14 on the official website, appolycet.nic.in.
  • Option Modification: The board allows candidates to modify their web-based options on August 16.
  • Seat Allotment Result: The AP POLYCET 2023 seat allotment result is set to be announced on August 18.
  • Reporting and Classes: Students who are allotted a seat must report to their respective polytechnic colleges and institutes from August 19 to 23. Classes are scheduled to commence on August 23.
  • Admission Based on Exam Score: Admission to government and private polytechnics will be granted based on the AP Polycet exam score 2023.
  • Spot Round Counselling: In case vacant seats remain after the counselling process, authorities will conduct a spot round counselling of AP Polycet 2023.
  • Fee Reimbursement: Candidates admitted through the AP Polycet spot round 2023 will not be eligible for fee reimbursement, as stated by the board.
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  • The Polytechnic Common Entrance Test (POLYCET) is conducted by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Andhra Pradesh for admission to Diploma courses in Engineering/Non Engineering/Technology offered at Polytechnics/institutions (including aided and unaided private Polytechnics/institutions) in the state.

AP POLYCET 2023 Exam Status

Applicants can check the below-mentioned information for AP POLYCET 2023:
ParticularStatus
Exam notificationApplication Form released
exam date29 May 2023

 

AP POLYCET 2023 Exam Dates

Candidates can check the important dates of AP POLYCET from the table given below:

Counselling Dates

AP Polycet Counselling

Dates

Web-based option entry

August 11 to August 14

Changing of options

August 16

Seat allotment result

August 18

Self joining and reporting at college

August 19 to August 23

Commencement of class

August 23

What is AP POLYCET?

Answer: AP POLYCET is a state-level entrance test conducted by Andhra Pradesh State Board of Technical Education and Training for admission into various diploma courses in Andhra Pradesh. It stands for Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test.

AP POLYCET 2023 Application Form

Candidates can fill the online AP POLYCET 2023 Application form on the official website. Check the relevant details related to registration:

  • Candidates firstly need to register themselves through online mode only.
  • Enter some basic information and generate their registration ID and password for further process.
  • After generating the ID candidates have to log in with ID and fill in all the required details.
  • Upload scanned copy of recent photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • After form filling, candidates have to pay the fees through online mode.
  • Candidates must be careful while filling the online application form because authorities will not provide any facility of correction in the form.
  • After completion of the application process, candidates must take the printout copy of their filled registration form for further process.

AP POLYCET 2023 Application Fees

Candidates must check the category wise AP POLYCET Application Fee 2023 from the given mention table:

AP POLYCET Entrance Exam Registration Fees 2023
CategoryRegistration Fees
All CategoryRs. 400/-

AP POLYCET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must ensure their AP POLYCET 2021 Eligibility before start filling the online application form on the website. Given below are some points related to ICAR eligibility criteria:

  • The candidate must be an Indian Citizen to apply for the AP POLYCET exam 2021.
  • The individual must belong to Andhra Pradesh State or must have qualified from the AP Schools.
  • There is no age boundary for the interested aspirants.
  • The candidate must possess SSC or equivalent certificate issued by a Recognised University.

AP POLYCET 2023 Exam Pattern

Candidates should check the AP POLYCET 2023 Exam Pattern in the given below table so that they have an idea about the exam paper structure:

AP POLYCET Entrance Exam Scheme 2023
Exam ModeOffline (Pen and Paper)
Duration120 Minutes(2 Hours)
MediumEnglish 
Number of Questions120
Total Marks120
Type of QuestionsObjective Type Questions
Marking scheme+1 mark for each correct answer
Negative markingthere is no negative marking
Candidates can check the subject wise distribution of a number of questions given below:
SubjectNo.of Question
Mathematics60
Physics30
Chemistry30

AP POLYCET 2023 Syllabus

Candidates can check the AP POLYCET 2023 Syllabus in the given mentioned list:

Chemistry Syllabus:
  • Atomic Structure
  • Chemical Equilibrium and Kinetics
  • Electrochemistry
  • Periodic Table
  • Thermo-chemistry
  • General Organic Chemistry
Syllabus of Mathematics: Topics will be coming from number system, algebra, trigonometry, sets, mensuration, probability, etc.
Physics Syllabus:
  • Measurement
  • Motion in one dimension
  • Laws of Motion
  • Motion in two dimensions
  • Linear Momentum & collisions
  • Mechanics of solids and fluids
  • Heat and Thermodynamics
  • Wave
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic Effect of Current
  • Magnetism in Matter
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Ray Optics and Optical instruments
  • Rotation of a rigid body about a fixed axis
  • Gravitation
Candidates can download the AP POLYCET 2023 Information Brochure Pdf here.

AP POLYCET 2023 Preparation Tips

The Preparation Tips are listed below by the experts and are targeted for the Candidates planning to look for some guidance and moral support for their preparation which might help them in scoring good in the examination:

  • Candidates are requested to go through the Syllabus first of all the things and before even starting their preparation, they must prepare how to go on with each subject which includes the time distribution, management of resources, and various other important factors.
  • Make notes of everything, put tags, and sticky notes.
  • Daily revision is an essential aspect as what the candidate studied becomes faded which needs to be polished time and again.
  • Make stronger points even better and work on weak points as well.

AP POLYCET 2023 Admit Card

Candidates can download their AP POLYCET 2023 Admit Card online and offline mode. Check all essential information related to the AP POLYCET hall ticket:

  • Candidates have to download the admit card from the official website or can collect a hard copy of the computer-generated Admit card from the nearby helpline centre.
  • For downloading the POLYCET admit card, candidates have to log in with their registration ID and password.
  • Applicants need to enter some required details.
  • Candidates should check their admit cards carefully and ensure that every detail that the admit card contains such as exam day and time, centre name and address, and so on.
  • Candidates are advised to take the printout of their to admit card for examination and must carry it in the examination hall along with government photo ID proof.

AP POLYCET 2023 Result

Candidates can check their AP POLYCET 2023 results on the official website on the given day. Authority has released the date of the declaration of result on their website. Given below are some information regarding the POLYCET result:

  • AP POLYCET 2023 result has been declared.
  • SBTET announced the result on their website only
  • Candidates need to download the result which is in the form of a PDF that consists of the information of the qualifying candidates.
  • Candidates should obtain the minimum prescribed marks for admission.

Details on AP POLYCET 2023 result

The following details will be present on AP POLYCET 2023 Result:

  • Candidate's Name
  • Hall ticket Number
  • Subject-wise marks
  • Aggregate marks
  • Qualifying status of  candidate

AP POLYCET 2023 Minimum Qualifying Marks

The minimum qualifying marks are given below in the table on the basis of the segregation of the categories:

AP POLYCET Qualifying Marks
Category
Minimum Percentage Required
Minimum Marks Required

General

30%

36 marks

SC/ST

No minimum Percentage

No minimum Marks

 

AP POLYCET 2023 Rank Card

The authorities have also released the rank card of AP POLYCET 2023, along with the result. The Rank card is generated on the basis of marks obtained by candidates in the entrance exam. It is an important document as candidates get admission in the institutes on the basis of the rank cards. Higher the rank card score higher the possibilities of getting admission. There are certain steps that help to download the rank card :

  • The candidates are supposed to visit the official website of AP Polycet 2023
  • Then have they got to Click on the rank card link.
  • Then the candidates have to login by hall ticket number.
  • After logging in the rank card is displayed on the screen.
  • Now the students are supposed to download it and take a printout.

AP POLYCET 2023 Cut-Off

Candidates will be able to check the AP POLYCET 2023 cut-off after the declaration of results.

  • Cut-off would be available separately for all the participating institutions.
  • The cut off will depend on variables like the number of candidates, rank, category, etc.
  • The admissions will be done based on the released cut-off.

Given below the category-wise minimum marks to qualify for the exam:

Category
Minimum Percentage Required
Minimum Marks Required

General

30%

36 marks

SC/ST

No minimum Percentage

No minimum Marks

 

AP POLCET 2023 Counselling

The details about AP POLYCET 2023 Counselling are provided in this section given below:
  • POLYCET counselling will start from the second week of May.
  • Applicants will be notified about the counselling for admission through email sent by SBTET in the form of an admission letter.
  • The candidates qualifying the written test will go for AP POLYCET Counselling.
  • The candidates will be allotted seats based on the rank they will get in the exam, the course is chosen by the candidate, and the total number of available seats
  • At the time of counselling, candidates must carry their original documents and their scanned copy along with the admission letter.
  • AP POLYCET 2021 Admit Card
  • Original birth certificate
  • 10+2 marks sheet
  • 10+2 passing certificate
  • 10 marks sheet
  • Diploma marks sheet and certificate
  • SC/St/OBC certificate
  • Residential certificate

Courses Offered through the AP POLYCET 2023

Below mentioned are the courses offered on qualifying the AP POLYCET:

S.NoBranch Code        Branch Name
    ENG
1    API    APPL. ELECTRONICS AND INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERING
2    ARC    ARCHITECTURAL ASSISTANTSHIP
3    AUT    AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING
4    CIV    CIVIL ENGINEERING
5    CME    COMPUTER ENGINEERING
6    CST    CHEMICAL ENGINEERING [SUGAR TECHNOLOGY]
7    ECE    ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
8    EEE    ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
9    INF    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
10    MEC    MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
11    MIN    MINING ENGINEERING
12    PCT    PETROCHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY
13    RAC    REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING
    NEG
14    CCP    COMMERCIAL AND COMPUTER PRACTICE
15    GT    GARMENT TECHNOLOGY
    SW
16    BME    BIO-MEDICAL ENGINEERING [SANDWICH]
17    CER    CERAMIC TECHNOLOGY
18    CHE    CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
19    COT    CHEMICAL ENGINEERING [OIL TECHNOLOGY]
20    CPC    CHEMICAL ENGINEERING [PETROCHEMICALS]
21    CPP    CHEMICAL ENGINEERING [PLASTICS AND POLYMERS]
22    MET    METALLURGICAL ENGINEERING
23    PET    PETROLEUM TECHNOLOGY
24    TXT    TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY

Courses list for the AP POLYCET exam.

AP POLYCET 2023 Highlights

Candidates should check the AP POLYCET 2023 entrance exam basic information from the given below table:

AP POLYCET 2023 Basic Details
Exam Name
Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test (AP POLYCET 2023)
Conducting Body
State Board of Technical Education and Training, Telangana, Hyderabad
Level
State Level
Course
Diploma courses in engineering, non-engineering or technology
AP POLYCET official websitehttps://polycetap.nic.in/
Application Link Apply Now
Exam Purpose
to offer admission in diploma courses in engineering, non-engineering or technology across the state

State Board of Technical Education and Training, Telangana, Hyderabad

The State Board of Technical Education and Training, Telangana is an autonomous body constituted under section 6 of the A.P. Education Act (Act No. 1 of 1982) of 1982 vide G.O.M.s. No. 140 LEN & TE Dept, Dated: 24-04-1984. The Board is headed by the Ex-officio Chairman and Commissioner of Technical Education and other officials constituted by the Government. In wake of the State Reorganization Act 2014, the Board is falling under the purview of the institutions in Schedule X.

The functions of the Board are
  • To advise the Government on the coordinated development of Technical Education in the State at all levels below the Under-Graduate level
  • To work in liaison with SRC (Southern Regional Committee) of AICTE
  • Formulation of schemes in the State
  • To affiliate or recognize institutions conducting courses below the Under-Graduate level and prescribe courses of study for them
  • To inspect institutes periodically and ensure that the standards of the courses and the instructional facilities provided are satisfactory
  • To conduct examinations and award Diploma and Certificates conforming to the minimum standards prescribed by the AICTE
  • To establish and develop co-operative relationships with industry and commerce.

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AP POLYCET Important Dates

TitleDates
Form Date11 Apr - 18 May 2023 (Tentative)
Admit card22 May 2023 (Tentative)
Exam Date29 May 2023 (Tentative)
Result10 Jun 2023 (Tentative)

Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours

Total Marks:

120

Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:

No

S.No
Subjects
Questions
Marks
Total
1Mathematics60160
2Physics30130
3Chemistry30130

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Form Start Date:

11 Apr 2023

Form End Date:

18 May 2023

The last date to submit the form was on 18 May 2023
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