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AP PGECET 2023 Notification, Exam Dates, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Counselling


AP PGECET 2023 Exam - Dates, Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Pattern

Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test 2023 or AP PGECET 2023 is the entrance examination for admission to M.Tech., M.Pharm. and Pharm.D.. AP PGECET 2023 is conducted by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati on behalf of APSCHE.

AP PGECET for the year 2023 has been announced by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati on behalf of APSCHE and will be held from 28/05/2023 to 30/05/2023. The application forms will be available from 21/03/2023 till 06/05/2023. The exam is in online mode. The duration of the exam will be 120 minutes. It is being conducted in English language. Admit card will be available from 22/05/2023. The result date will be announced later.

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AP PGECET 2023 Conducting Body

Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati on behalf of APSCHE

AP PGECET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The Candidates satisfying the following requirements shall be eligible to appear for APPGECET:

  • They should be of Indian Nationality
  • They should belong to the State of Andhra Pradesh. The candidates should satisfy local/non-local status requirements as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admission) Order, 1974 as subsequently amended
  • They should have obtained a relevant Bachelors qualifying degree or its equivalent in the relevant field with at least 50% marks (45% in case of reserved category candidates) from an AICTE/UGC approved institution recognised by the Government of Andhra Pradesh as equivalent thereto for admission into the relevant M.Tech./ M.Pharmacy/Pharm.D(PB) courses into the courses corresponding to the Degrees as given in the following Annexure.
  • Candidates who are pursuing a B.Tech or its equivalent / B.pharm. courses shall be eligible for entry into the relevant M.Tech./ M.Pharmacy/Pharm.D(PB) courses provided they have completedthe prescribed course and passed all the subjects for the award of degree by the concerned university on or before the date of counselling for admission into the colleges


Candidates should have appeared and qualified at the APPGECET-2023 in the test paper relevant to the course in which the admission is sought. A list of courses offered by the Universities and the relevant qualifications and test paper to appear at APPGECET-2023 are shown in the Annexure. Candidates are advised to refer the table before applying for a test paper. Mere appearance at the Entrance Test does not automatically entitle a candidate to be considered for entry into any course unless the candidate satisfies the requirement of eligibility and other criteria laid down in the rules of admission

Admission to 85% of the seats in each course shall be reserved for the local candidates and the remaining 15% of the seats shall be un-reserved seats as specified in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulations and Admissions) Order, 1974 as subsequently amended.

While filling up the seats in colleges, first preference will be given to candidates qualified in GATE / GPAT in the relevant branch based on their test scores and the remaining seats with the candidates qualified in APPGECET-2023 as per their merit ranks.

AP PGECET 2023 Important Dates

Events Start Date Last Date
Application Form 21/03/2023 30/04/2023
Application Form With Late Fee - 06/05/2023
Application Form Correction 15/05/2023 16/05/2023
Admit Card Release Date 22/05/2023 -
AP PGECET 2023 Exam Date Online Dates
  • 28/05/2023  to  30/05/2023
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    AP PGECET 2023 Prospectus

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    Exam DateForenoon Session
    (10.00 A.M. to 12.00 NOON)
    Afternoon Session
    (03.00 P.M. to 05.00 P.M.)
    28-05-2023 Geo Engineering and Geo Informatics (GG)
    Pharmacy (PY)
    Computer Science and Information
    Technology (CS)
    29-05-2023Electronics and Communication Engg. (EC)
    Bio Technology (BT)
    Civil Engineering (CE)
    Mechanical Engineering (ME)
    Electrical Engineering (EE)
    Food Technology (FT)
    30-05-2023Instrumentation Engineering (EI)
    Metallurgy (MT)
    Chemical Engineering (CH)
    Nano Technology (NT)

    AP PGECET 2023 Application Form

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    Application Form Fee

    Application Form Filling Instructions

    • Students applying for the AP PGECET 2023 have to fill up the application form on the official site.
    • The student can submit the application only once. Multiple forms will be rejected.
    • The submission is ONLINE only.

    Requirements to be readied before you start filling up the Application Form of AP PGECET 2023:

    • PC or a Laptop with Internet connectivity
    • Qualification details
    • Functional e-mail Id as all communication are made through email; Parents email id is recommended.
    • Mobile number as all information is sent through SMS too. Parents phone number can be used.
    • For online payments, usually a valid debit or credit card as well as Net Banking facility, Credit Cards & Debit Cards Service is a must.
    • Printer is required for keeping hard copies; if there is no printer, one can save the printouts, transfer them on to a pen drive and get it printed from a cyber-café.
    • It is recommended to download the information Bulletin Brochure and read it carefully so that you understand various requirements to fill up the form.

    The Usual Steps in filling up the Online Application Form of the AP PGECET 2023:

    Step-1: Students have to register for Online Application Form. A login and password are created.

    Step-2: Student has to complete the Application Form and its various sections

    Step-3: Required documents in the form of Scanned Images of Candidate’s Photograph, Candidate’s Signature and Left Thumb Impression.

    Step-4: Payments have to be made by Debit / Credit Card / Net Banking / UPI / PAYTM

    Important Instructions about AP PGECET 2023 Application Process:

    • All steps have to be completed before you can submit the form.
    • Incomplete forms will be rejected.

    Please keep visiting the AP PGECET 2023 official website for the latest updates.

    More Information

    Last date for receiving of online applications with late fee of Rs.500/-01-05-2023 to 06-05-2023
    Last date for receiving of online applications with late fee of Rs.2,000/-07-05-2023 to 10-05-2023
    Last date for receiving of online applications with late fee of Rs.5,000/11-05-2023 to 14-05-2023

    Clicking on 'Apply Now' will take you to the official site with the online form as well as other details for the exam "AP PGECET 2023" being held from "28/05/2023" till "30/05/2023". Last date to apply is “30/04/2023”.

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    AP PGECET 2023 Syllabus

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    AP PGECET 2023 Admit Card

    Admit Card Download Start Date 22/05/2023

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    AP PGECET 2023 Exam Day Instructions

    Online Dates

    • 28/05/2023  to  30/05/2023

    Examination Day Instructions

    Preparation for the Exam Day

    • The Admit card should be downloaded and printed immediately.
    • A few copies of the Admit Card should be kept in reserve as these are also used at the time of admission and counselling.
    • Photo to be fixed on the admit card.
    • Documents to be taken to the Exam centre should be kept ready.
    • Copy of the photo may be required to be taken to the Test Centre.
    • Stationary related articles as mentioned should be kept ready.
    • Dress related details will also be provided in the prospectus as well as with the admit card and should be followed.

    Before Entering the Exam Centre

    • Try to reach the exam centre one hour prior to the time advised in the admit card.
    • Before leaving for the site, please have a hearty breakfast or light lunch depending on the session. Drink plenty of fluids; as in summers dehydration can set in affecting your performance in the exam.
    • Have a cookie or a chocolate just before entering the centre; this prevents hypoglycaemia and thus helps you stay alert longer improving your results.
    • If it is a busy centre, then don’t wait till last for the entry and security check.
    • Centre will not allow you to enter after the stipulated time of closing the doors.
    • Admission to the Exam Centre is with the Admit Card; no candidates shall be admitted to the test without the production of the Admit Card at the Test Centre.
    • Usually no bags are allowed.
    • No eatables are allowed.
    • No communication equipment such as mobile phones / pager / wireless set, scanner, camera or any such electronic / digital gadget etc are allowed in the exam centre; carrying one will lead to disqualification.

    After Entering the Centre:

    • Once candidates enter the centre, they should locate their designated hall and seat.
    • If mentioned, candidates will be hand frisked as well as photographed or video graphed before entering the centre
    • After all the formalities, candidates should enter the allotted hall and take the designated seat.
    • No candidate shall be allowed to leave the examination hall before the expiry of half of the time allotted for the respective paper.
    • For Objective Type question papers, rough work is to be done in the space provided for this purpose. No rough work is allowed on the OMR Answer Sheet under any situation.
    • Questions have to be answered on the answer sheet only.
    • Copying, use of unfair means of any kind, talking, asking questions from other candidates or borrowing of material inside the Test Centre is strictly prohibited.
    • The candidates are to return their OMR answer sheets and the question paper in full to the Centre Superintendent. Tearing or taking away of the question paper is not allowed failing which the candidates shall be disqualified from the entire Entrance Test.
    • Smoking is not allowed.
    • Misbehaviour of any kind can lead to the expulsion of the candidate.
    • Caught copying helping in copying will mean cancellation of the answer sheet / cancellation of the candidature.
    • Marking the answer sheet or question paper in any way will also lead to the cancellation of the exam for that candidate.

    More Information

    The Admit Card can be downloaded from the official site. Once it is downloaded it should be printed. Instructions on the Admit Card should be read carefully as very important details may be provided along with the Admit Card. Following information is provided with the admit card:

    • Roll Number
    • Name and place along with the address of the Exam or Test Centre
    • Photo to be fixed on the admit card.
    • Copy of the passport sized photo may be required to be taken to the Test Centre.
    • Information is also provided about the identity related documents to be taken to the Exam centre.
    • These may include Aadhaar Card, Driving Licence, Passport, voter card etc. The chosen identity related documents should be readied.
    • Instructions will also be provided about any other document required.
    • Instructions about any photocopying documents will also be provided.
    • Stationary related information is also provided with the Admit Card.

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    AP PGECET 2023 Results

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    Declaration of Preliminary Key

    Exam DateKey Release
    28-05-2023 29-05-2023@ 6 PM
    29-05-202330-05-2023@ 6 PM
    30-05-202331-05-2023@ 6 PM

    Last Date for receiving of objections on Preliminary Key:

    Exam DateObjections Closing
    28-05-202331-05-2023@ 6 PM
    29-05-202301-06-2023@ 6 PM
    30-05-202302-06-2023@ 6 PM

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