Rayalaseema University Post Graduate Common Entrance Test

Form Date: 13 Oct - 09 Nov 2020 (Tentative)

Online Mode

Form Date: 13 Oct - 09 Nov 2020

RUPGCET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 400
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Online Mode
  • Courses:MCA, B.Ed., M.Ed., M.COM, M.A (Hon)
  • Streams:Commerce, Arts, Computer Application, Education

RUPGCET 2020: Postponed, Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus

Updated On - September 09 2020 by Akriti Maurya

RUPGCET 2020 is a university level examination conducted by the Rayalaseema University to offer admission in postgraduate courses. Rayalaseema University Postgraduate Common Entrance Test is postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic. Through RUPGCET 2020, candidates will get admission in various fields such as Arts, Science, and Commerce courses offered at Rayalaseema University College, Kurnool and in Colleges affiliated to Rayalaseema University. Read the complete article to know more about RUPGCET examination 2020 below.

RUPGCET 2020 Important Dates

Candidates can check below some important dates related to RUPGCET 2020.

Online release of application formTo be Announced
Last date to submit the application formTo be Announced
Last date to submit the application form with late fee Rs. 500To be Announced
Last date to submit the application form with late fee Rs. 1000To be Announced
Upload of correction in the application formTo be Announced
Release of online admit cardTo be Announced
Entrance exam dateTo be Announced
Declaration of resultTo be Announced
1st phase of CounsellingTo be Announced
2nd phase of CounsellingTo be Announced

RUPGCET 2020 Application Form 

Candidates can apply for the RUPG Common Entrance Test 2020. RUPGCET 2020 Application Form is postponed till any further notification. All the information related to RUPGCET Registration 2020 is provided below:

  • The application form should be submitted through online mode only.
  • Applicants can apply for the exam through the official website of the university.
  • All the details in the application form must be filled carefully. 
  • Also, candidates have to upload the scanned copy of photograph and signature.
  • After filling all the requisite details in the form candidates have to pay the application fee.
  • Submit the registration form and take the printout of the same for future reference.

RUPGCET 2020 Application Fee

Mode of Application: The RUPGCET Application fee 2020 can be paid by opting the following modes: Debit Card/ Credit card or Net Banking.

Check the category-wise application processing fee of RUPGCET in the table below:

RUPGCET 2020 Examination Fee
General candidatesRs. 400/-
SC/ST/PHC candidatesRs. 300/-
Note: Along with the above-mentioned fee, candidates have to pay the bank charges.

RUPGCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Applicants should check the RUPGCET 2020 eligibility criteria before applying for the Rayalaseema University Postgraduate Common Entrance Test 2020. If any candidates are found ineligible will not be allowed to sit for the exam. Check the below-given eligibility criteria:

  • The candidate should have passed the qualifying degree examination with at least 40% marks in the subject concerned.
  • The required aggregate percentage of marks in the group subjects is at least 40% marks, only for the courses where admission is done based on the degree as a whole.
  • For admission to M.Ed, candidates with B.Ed/ BEIEd degree should have at least 50% marks and in case of DEIEd with UG / PG Degree must have 45% marks in each course.
  • A pass will be sufficient for SC /ST candidates for admission to any course.
  • B.P.Ed. or B.P.E. with 55% marks is eligible for admission into M.P.Ed.

Given below the course-wise eligibility criteria

Candidate can check the eligibility according to their courses applied.

M.A. EconomicsBA with Economics with 400 marks
M.A. EnglishAny graduate with English in Part I or Part II for a minimum of at least 200 marks
M.A. HistoryBA with History
M.A. in Political ScienceBA with Political Science
M.A. TeluguAny graduate with Telugu in Part I or Part II or BA Oriental Learning in Telugu for a minimum of at least 200 marks
M.Com E-Commerce/ M.Com General/ M.Com Professional/M.Com FinanceB.Com or BA with Accountancy under Part II or B.Com Computers/Computer Applications or BBA /BBM/ B.Com company Secretaryship or B.Com (Honors) or B.Com (Restructured Courses)
M.Ed.B.Ed. / BelEd / DelEd with UG Degree
M.P.EdB.P.Ed. or B.P.E. with 55% of marks. 
M.Sc. BiochemistryB.Sc. with Chemistry/ Biochemistry with any Biology subject
M.Sc. BiotechnologyB.Sc. with Chemistry/ Biotechnology and anyone Biology subject / B.Tech.- Biotechnology
M.Sc. BotanyB.Sc. with Botany And Chemistry / Bio-Chemistry
M.Sc. Chemistry (Organic)B.Sc. with Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry ( studied for 3 years) with any two science subjects
M.Sc. Computer ScienceB.Sc. Computer Science /BCA / BA Computer Applications / B.Com Computer Applications/ combination /B.Sc. Mathematics B.A. Mathematics combination
M.Sc. MathematicsBA or B.Sc. with Mathematics 
M.Sc. MicrobiologyB.Sc. with Microbiology / Chemistry and any two biology subjects
M.Sc. PhysicsB. Sc. with Physics as one of the subjects.
M.Sc. Statistics (OR&SQC)BA / B.Sc. with Statistics and Mathematics
M.Sc. ZoologyB.Sc. with Zoology and Chemistry / Industrial Chemistry
One Year PG Diploma in Yoga (Part-Time)B.A/BBM/B.Com./B.Pharm/B.Sc/B.Tech or an equivalent degree.

RUPGCET 2020 Exam Pattern

Knowing the exam pattern is very important to get an idea about the question paper format hence, candidates can check the RUPGCET 2020 Exam Pattern below:

RUPGCET Paper Format 2020
Exam ModeComputer-Based Test (CBT)
Duration90 minutes (one and a half hour)
MediumEnglish and Telegu
Type of QuestionsObjective Type (MCQs)
Marking Scheme+1 marks for each correct answer and No negative marking

RUPGCET Question Paper Structure for all the subject is common and is given below:-

SectionNumber of Questions
Section A30 Questions
Section B30 Questions
Section C40 Questions
TOTAL100 Questions

RU-PG Common Entrance Test question paper will consist of 3 sections for each subject.

RUPGCET 2020 Syllabus

Applicants appearing for RU Postgraduate Entrance Test must be aware of the RUPGCET 2020 Syllabus. Hence, the RUPGCET Syllabus PDF for different subject is given below:

SubjectDownload Syllabus PDF
ZoologyClick Here
TeluguClick Here
StatisticsClick Here
Political ScienceClick Here
PhysicsClick Here
Physical EducationClick Here
MathematicsClick Here
HistoryClick Here
EnglishClick Here
Education (M.Ed)Click Here
EconomicsClick Here
Computer ScienceClick Here
CommerceClick Here
ChemistryClick Here
BotanyClick Here
BiotechnologyClick Here
BiochemistryClick Here

RUPGCET 2020 Admit Card

Rayalaseema University will release the RUPGCET 2020 Admit Card in online mode. Further details about the Hall Ticket  is given below:

  • Candidates can download the admit card from the official website.
  • After downloading the hall ticket check whether all the information on the admit card is correct or not.
  • If any discrepancies found, contact the official authority immediately.
  • Candidates should carry the RUPGCET admission ticket along with them to the examination hall else, they will not be allowed to sit for the exam.

RUPGCET 2020 Exam Centres

Candidates have to mention the centre code and name of the test centre of their choice while filling the application form. If the number of candidates registered for any test is less than 200, in that case, the test will be held at Kurnool centre only. RUPGCET 2020 Exam centres are mentioned below:

  1. Kurnool
  2. Nandyal
  3. Adoni

If in case the number of applications is less than the number of seats available for any test, the university will not conduct the RUPGCET exam and admission will be done based on the marks in qualifying degree.

RUPGCET 2020 Result

Rayalaseema University will release the RUPGCET 2020 Result by the second week of June 2020. Check further details below:

  • The result will be announced in online mode.
  • Candidates can download the RU-PG-CET scorecard through the official website of the university.
  • Qualified candidates will be called for the counselling round.
  • Rayalaseema University CET result contain many details such as the candidate's name, marks obtained, etc.

RUPGCET 2020 Merit List

Rayalaseema University will release the RUPGCET 2020 merit list along with the rank cards in the third week of June 2020 tentatively.

  • Candidates will be included in the RUPGCET merit list 2020 based on their ranks, which will be prepared according to the entrance test result.
  • The merit list of RUPGCET 2020 will be different for different categories.
  • RUPGCET 2020 merit list draws out the list of all the qualified candidates in order of the marks scored in the examination.

RUPGCET 2020 Counselling 

Candidates whose name will appear on the merit list will have to appear for the certificate verification process of RUPGCET 2020 counselling.

  • Candidate have to produce their original documents in support of reservation and qualification during the counselling of RUPGCET 2020.
  • Candidates will be allotted a seat on their desired programmes and colleges based on their ranks in the RUPGCET 2020 counselling.
  • The first phase of RUPGCET counselling 2020 will start from the third week of June 2020 tentatively.
  • Counselling will be held category wise according to the merit list released.

Documents required at the time counselling.

Candidates have to bring the original documents for verification at the time of counselling.

  • Hall-Ticket Number of Qualifying Degree Examination. 
  • Percentage of marks and year of Passing of Qualifying Examination, if passed. 
  • Date of Birth as per SSC records. 
  • Caste in case of SC/ST/BC/EWS candidates. 
  • Parental Income 
  • Study certificate or Residence certificate issued by M.R.O or relevant certificate for proof of local status.

RUPGCET 2020 Highlights

Check the basic information about the Rayalaseema University Postgraduate Common Entrance Test 2020 from the table given below:

Exam NameRayalaseema University Postgraduate Common Entrance Test
Exam LevelUniversity-Level
Conducting BodyRayalaseema University, Kurnool
RUPGCET 2020 Official Website
CoursesPostgraduate Courses

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About Rayalaseema University 

Rayalaseema University was established in 2008. The Postgraduate Centre at Kurnool was started by Sri Venkateswara University in 1977 to impart higher education especially to the rural youth of the backward District of Kurnool in the drought-prone region of Rayalaseema. Through RUPGCET candidates can take admission in postgraduate courses in various fields such as  Arts, Science, and Commerce courses offered at Rayalaseema University College, Kurnool and in Colleges affiliated to RU.

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RUPGCET Important Dates

Form Date13 Oct - 09 Nov 2020 (Tentative)

Rayalaseema University Post Graduate Common Entrance Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

1 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

13 Oct 2020

Form End Date:

09 Nov 2020

The forms will open on 13 Oct 2020



Examination Date:


Application Fees:

₹ 400

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