Exam Date


Application Date

2021-02 to 2021-03

Result Date

Exam Description


APEAMCET (Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test)

APEAMCET (Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test) is generally administered on behalf of APSCHE by Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University of Kakinada, Hyderabad. It is a state-level exam conducted for the admissions of Engineering, Agriculture and Medical courses by Andhra Pradesh. This common entrance test is a computer-based online test for entry into the first year of professional courses. There are more than 425 institutes in Andhra Pradesh that take admission through AP EAMCET. Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture, and Medical Common Entrance Test is administered by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) (AP EAMCET). JNTU is a leading educational public university in Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh, India, that was founded in 1946. The university offers a number of linked colleges that offer a variety of engineering, management, and pharmacy courses to students. The university's principal goal is to give its students with high-quality education and required amenities such as well-equipped classrooms and laboratories, solid infrastructure, and so on.


Entrance Exam Highlights


APEAMCET (Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture & Medical Common Entrance Test)

Organized by

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada




Once a year

AP EAMCET Official Website


Mode of Registration


Exam Mode

Computer Based Test – online

Total Questions

160 Questions

Negative marking


Exam pattern

Objective: 80 questions from Mathematics, 40 from Chemistry and 40 from Physics

No. of Accepting Colleges


Score Validity

One year

AP EAMCET Helpdesk

apeamcet19@gmail.com | 0884-2340535/ 0884-2356255


AP EAMCET Exam timings and fee: Important to know

Stream Date (s)

Sessions Timings (Two Sessions Every Day)

Registration fee

Engineering (E)



10.00 AM to 01.00 PM

2.30 PM to 5.30 PM


Rs. 500/-

Agriculture (A)

10.00 AM to 01.00 PM

2.30 PM to 5.30 PM


Rs. 500/-

E & A (Both Streams)

10.00 AM to 01.00 PM

2.30 PM to 5.30 PM


Rs. 1000/-


AP EAMCET Exam Instructions

  • Candidates are not allowed to the exam centre once the exam has begun even if they are just one minute late. So, the candidate must reach the AP EAMCET exam centre on time.
  • Candidates should carry a hard copy of the AP EAMCET Hall ticket during entry to the exam centres for verification.
  • Candidates who belong to SC, ST categories must carry a copy of their caste certificate along with the AP EAMCET 2020 hall ticket/ admit card and application form for verification at the exam centre.
  • Candidates are advised not to carry any prohibited items such as notes, study material, stationery, mobile phones, calculators, watches, etc. to the AP EAMCETexam centre. As officials will check candidates for these things during their entry in the AP EAMCET centre and if any candidate found with any of the above items will not be permitted to take the test.
  • AP EAMCET exam centre authority/officials will take the biometric test for each candidate including fingerprint impression and photograph before permitting them into the examination hall.
  • Only exam invigilators at AP EAMCET exam centres will give instructions to the candidates about their allotted computers in the examination hall.


Important Dates of AP EAMCET 2021


Date & Time (Tentative)

Application form of AP EAMCET – 2021 starts on

4th week of February 2021

Submission of Online application forms ends on

4th week of March 2021

Last date for online applications to be submitted without late fees

3rd week of April 2021

Correction of data from online applications already submitted by the applicant

April 2021

Downloading of Hall-tickets from the website https://sche.ap.gov.in/eamcet

3rd week of April 2021

Date of AP EAMCET Examination (Engineering)

4th week of April 2021

Last Date for receiving of objections on Primary Answer Key

1st week of May 2021

Declaration of Results

2nd week of May 2021


Courses Offered

It provides various courses offered under the AP EAMCET exam after qualifying for the exam B.Tech. (Dairy Technology)               

  1. B.Tech. (Agr. Engineering)
  2. B.Tech. (Food Science & Technology)    
  3. B.Sc. (Agriculture)
  4. B.Sc. (Horticulture)         
  5. Bio-Technology
  6. B.F.Sc   
  7. B.Pharmacy
  8. D.Pharma.


AP EAMCET Eligibility Criteria

 It is compulsory to fulfil the eligibility criteria. If any false information is found in AP EAMCET Application Form, the candidate’s application would be cancelled. The eligibility criteria for applicants of AP EAMCET are:

  • Indian Nationals/PIO (Persons of Indian Origin)/OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) Card Holders are eligible to apply.
  • As of 31 December, applicants must be 16 and 17 years of age.
  • Andhra Pradesh/Telangana students must have a certificate of residence.
  • As laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Education Institutions (Regulations of Admission) order, 1974, applicants also need to comply with local/non-local status criteria.

For Engineering – B Tech (Bio-Tech course)

  • The Board of Intermediate Education, Govt, of AP/Telangana, only passed an optional subject in Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry along with a bridge course exam in Mathematics.

For Medical/Pharmacy

  • Passed as an optional subject or with biological and natural sciences in Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry
  • For Pharm D course, candidates must have obtained at least 45% marks in the qualifying examination (40% if candidates belong to reserved category i.e. SC/ST)

For Agriculture Courses:

  • Candidates should have passed the 10+2 qualifying examination with any of the subjects as under

For B.Sc.(Agri) and B.Sc.(Horticulture)

  1. Physical Sciences
  2. Biological or Natural Sciences
  3. Agriculture
  4. Vocational Course in Agriculture

For B.V.Sc. & A.H

  1. Physical sciences
  2. Biological or Natural Sciences
  3. Vocational Courses in Veterinary Sciences

For B.F.Sc.

  1. Physical Sciences
  2. Biological or Natural Sciences
  3. Vocational Courses in Fishery Sciences

For B.Tech. (FS & T)

  1. Mathematics
  2. Physical Sciences


  1. Physical Sciences
  2. Biological or Natural sciences


AP EAMCET Exam Pattern

The AP EAMCET exam paper pattern is arranged by APSCHE Board. The exam is conducted separately for all streams like Engineering and Agriculture streams. Following is the distribution scheme for various streams.

Section-wise Distribution: AP EAMCET Exam Pattern

  • There are 2 subject groups named PCM (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics) for Engineering and PCB (Physics, Chemistry & Biology) for Agriculture.
  • Each section contains 40 MCQs with 4 options, except Mathematics.
  • The mathematics paper contains 80 Questions.
  • Each correct answer carries 1 mark.


Engineering Paper


Maximum Questions








160 Questions


Agriculture Paper


Maximum Questions










160 Questions

Based on the previous year exam papers, the important questions framed out of the following topics:


For Physics

Thermodynamics & Heat; Function, Power & Energy; Motion Laws, etc. are most of the questions asked in this segment. Listed below are some other important topics are:


AP EAMCET Weightage

System of Particles & Rotational Motion


Motion in a Plane


Moving Charges & Magnetism




Current Electricity



For Chemistry

Based on the previous year exam papers analysis, most of the frequent questions are from the subjects Physical & Organic Chemistry, Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure. Some important topics for AP EAMCET are as follows:


AP EAMCET Weightage

Classification of Elements


Atomic Structure


Organic Compounds containing C, H and O




Chemical Kinetics



For Mathematics

Engineering applicants majorly gets questions from few important topics and the important topics are:


AP EAMCET Weightage

Differential Calculus






Integral Calculus





For Agriculture

In agriculture stream, it is divided into two sections as Botany and Zoology. The important topics for each section are following:


Botany Section


AP EAMCET Weightage

Reproduction in Plants


Biotechnology and its application


Plants, Microbes and Human Welfare


Molecular Biology: Molecular Basis of Inheritance


Morphology of Flowering Plants



Zoology Section


AP EAMCET Weightage

Invertebrate Phyla


Biology & Human Welfare


Structural Organisation in Animals


Ecology & Environment


Human Reproduction



AP EAMCET Admission Process follows the steps as given:

  • Registration or Filling AP EAMCET online application form                  
  • Download AP EAMCET Admit cards
  • AP EAMCET Exam date announcement
  • Conducting AP EAMCET Exam
  • AP EAMCET Exam results
  • AP EAMCET 2020 Counseling
  • Seat Allotment of selected candidates
  • AP EAMCET 2020 Answer Key


AP EAMCET Exam Answer Key

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada will release the answer key for the AP EAMCET preliminary exam for all the streams. Candidates would be able to download the answer key from the official website once it is released. The candidates who have appeared in the exam can also check the answers and analyse their marks based on the responses.

Candidates are allowed to raise objections if they are not satisfied with any particular response in the answer key. All the appeared candidates are advised to check the official website for any updates regarding the answer key.


Steps tp get my AP EAMCET to admit card

You can download the admit card for the AP EAMCET 2021 by following the steps below:

  • Step 1: Go to the official AP EAMCET 2021 website.
  • Step 2: After that, you must click on the link to download the hall ticket.
  • Step 3: Click the 'Submit' button after entering your Registration Number and Date of Birth.
  • Step 4: The admit card for the AP EAMCET 2021 exam will appear on your screen.
  • Step 5: Double-check all of the information and print the admit card.
  • Step 6: Print at least two copies of the admit card for future reference.



AP EAMCET Cut off will be for all categories separately once the result is declared. The qualifying percentage is 25% of the maximum marks of the AP EAMCET. However, there is no minimum qualifying marks prescribed for candidates who belong to Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST). The admission will be based on the percentage of seats reserved for the ST/SC categories of all the seats declared.


Counselling for the AP EAMCET

On February 04 & 05, 2021, the web options for the AP EAMCET 2020 final (Round 3) counselling will be available. The AP EAMCET 2020 counselling began on October 23, and the Round 3 (final) seat allotment will be released on February 07, 2021, according to the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). Candidates whose certificates have not been verified online can attend between December 28 and December 31, 2020. For B.Tech, B.Pharma, and Agriculture admissions, the counselling and seat allotment process will be based on the candidates' merit and preferences.


AP EAMCET Admission

Documents required at the time of counselling

  • Admit card or its number of the qualifying examination
  • Roll number of SSC exam
  • D.O.B certificate e
  • Caste certificate (if required)
  • NCC, Sports certificate and others
  • Study or domicile or relevant certificates for proof of local status (last 12 years)