AP ECET 2021: Application Form, Exam Date, Notification, Hall Ticket, Results, Counselling

Exam Date : April 11, 2021
Result Date : April 28, 2021

AP ECET stands for Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test. The ECET is one of the most popular Engineering Common Entrance Exam proposed by Human Resource Development in February 2010. AP ECET 2021 is conducted for candidates to get admission into various B.Tech/B.E, and B.Pharma programs via lateral entry Mode i.e. direct admission in second year.

Latest Updates:

  • November 26, 2020: The second round of the AP ECET 2020 Counselling Process starts today. All eligible candidates can start registering for round 2 of the counselling process. The option entry process will be conducted on November 27 and November 28, 2020.
  • November 4, 2020: The AP ECET 2020 Counselling Process starts from today. The document verification process will be conducted from November 5, 2020, onwards. Candidates will be allowed to exercise their counselling options in online mode between November 6 and November 8, 2020.

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What is AP ECET Exam?

AP ECET is the Common Entrance Exam for the diploma holders to get admission into professional courses like Engineering, Pharmacy, and M.sc. so, the candidates who have completed their diploma and qualified in the Andhra Pradesh Engineering Entrance Exam will get direct admission into 2nd year B.E/B.Tech courses.

This exam is conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur and the entrance test is organized on behalf of APSCHE. The candidates who get admission into the Engineering courses through the AP ECET 2021 Exam are admitted as lateral entries.

AP ECET Exam at a glance
Category Details
Exam Name Andhra Pradesh Common Entrance Test
Acronym AP ECET / APECET
Level State
Conducting Body JNT University Anantapur on behalf of APSCHE
Courses offered B.Pharma, B.Tech
Test Mode Online
Medium English
Test Duration 3 Hours
AP ECET official website sche.ap.gov.in/ecet

AP ECET 2021 Exam Dates

AP ECET 2021 exam dates are mentioned in the below table for the reference of candidates. It will help you keep track of all the events related to this exam. AP ECET 2021 application form dates are most important as it will close soon. Students should take a note of this and apply for the AP ECET 2021 exam as soon as possible. The exam is conducted on the scheduled exam date with the admit cards also being released prior to the exam date, on April 7, 2021. Candidates can regularly check-in for further updates and information about the AP ECET 2021 Exam Dates. 

AP ECET 2021 Exam dates
Important events/schedule Dates (Tentative)
Release of AP ECET 2021 Notification February 12, 2021
AP ECET 2021 Registration February 12, 2021
Last date to apply (without late fee) March 20, 2021
Last date to apply (with late fee of INR 1000) To be announced
AP ECET 2021 Form Correction To be announced
Issue of AP ECET 2021 Admit card April 7, 2021
AP ECET 2021 Exam Date April 11, 2021
Publishing of AP ECET 2021 Provisional Answer Key To be announced
Last Date to submit objections based on the provisional answer key To be announced
Publication of AP ECET final answer key April 28, 2021
Declaration of AP ECET 2021 result April 28, 2021

The AP ECET 2021 Results will be released on April 28, 2021 tentatively on the official website. Candidates can check their results in the results section. It is advised that the candidates should regularly visit this page for further updates and information regarding the AP ECET 2021 Exam Dates and other associated events so that they do not miss out any vital information. Candidates should note that along with the late fee they also have to pay additional INR 550 (registration fee).

AP ECET 2021 Counselling Schedule

AP ECET Counselling Schedule
Counselling Event Date
AP ECET Counselling - Round 1 May 14, 2021
Payment of Processing Fee - Round 1 To be announced
Document verification (For candidates whose online verification is not complete) To be announced
Document verification for PH, CAP, NCC, SPORTS & GAMES Categories To be announced
Exercising of Options - Round 1 (Rank 1 to last) To be announced
Seat Allotment - Round 1 To be announced
Final Phase counselling processing fee payment To be announced
Certification Verification for Final Phase To be announced
Final Phase Option entry To be announced
Option Seat allotment for the last round To be announced
Date of spot round admission To be announced
Document verification To be announced
Document verification for PH, CAP, NCC, SPORTS & GAMES Categories To be announced

AP ECET 2021 Notification 

The AP ECET 2021 Notification is released by the organizing body, on its official website. The AP ECET 2021 application process will start from the date of notification itself, i.e., expected as February 12, 2021 and will go on till March 20, 2021. The AP ECET 2021 Exam will be conducted on April 11, 2021, for the academic year 2021. All dates are tentative and candidates are advised to regularly check this page for official updates and information associated with the AP ECET 2021 Exam.

AP ECET 2021 Eligibility

The AP ECET 2021 Eligibility Criteria will be laid down by its organizing body. Candidates are required to meet the eligibility criteria prior to applying for the exam. Failing to meet the Eligibility Criteria will result in the candidates being deemed ineligible for the exam and their application forms will be considered invalid. 

Eligibility criteria for candidates who are aspiring to apply for AP ECET 2021 are discussed below. AP ECET 2021 Eligibility criteria shall vary for different courses. The candidates must possess the following eligibility conditions then you can apply. Otherwise, the officials will not consider your application.

The aspirants satisfying the below requirements will be considered to be eligible to appear for AP ECET 2021:

Nationality and Domicile

A candidate who has to apply for AP ECET exam must be of Indian nationality. Candidates must belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh and satisfy local/non-local status requirements. A candidate is considered local if:

  • Candidate has studied in the states for four years of continuous academic qualification or candidate has studied for seven years or candidate has been residing in the state of Andhra Pradesh for four years.

A non-local candidate will be eligible to get admission in the 15% reserved seats. Non-local candidates are one who has resided for 10 years, periods of study outside the state or the candidates whose parents have resided in the state for ten years excluding the period of employment outside the state or candidates parents are employed in the State or Central Government, Public Sector Corporations, Local Bodies, Universities, and any other public institution within the states.

Academic Qualifications

The candidates appearing for AP ECET Exam are required to have a diploma in the following courses for admission to B.E/B. Tech and B.pharma.

  • B.E/B.Tech: For admission in B.E/B. Tech, candidates should have obtained a diploma in Engineering and Technology or any other equivalent diploma from any AICTE approved and Government of Andhra Pradesh Pradesh recognized institution or a 3-year B.Sc degree with mathematics as one of the subjects from a recognized university.
  • B.Pharma: For admission in B.Pharma, candidates should have obtained a diploma in Pharmacy or any other diploma from any AICTE approved and Government of Andhra Pradesh recognized institutions as an equivalent for admission in B.Pharma. B.Sc degree holders are not eligible for admission in B.Pharma.

Note:

  • Candidates who are pursuing a diploma course are eligible to apply for the test they should have completed and passed all the exams of the diploma before the time of the admission in the college.
  • Candidates belonging to the unreserved category should have passed the relevant diploma with at least 45% marks. While for reserved category candidates the minimum required marks are 40%

Lateral admission into B.E./B.Tech/B.Pharma

  • Candidates must have appeared and qualified AP ECET 2021 along with satisfying the requirement of eligibility and criteria laid down in the rules of the admission.
  • Admission to 85% of the seats in each course will be reserved for local candidates and the remaining 15% will be kept unreserved.
  • Admission to B.Sc (Mathematics) degree holders will be given only after exhausting all the qualified diploma holders.

AP ECET Age Limit

The candidate should possess the following age to apply for Andhra Pradesh ECET 2021.

  • Minimum age: 18 years
  • Maximum age: 22 years for reserved category candidates

It is advised that the candidates can check into this page regularly for further updates and information regarding the AP ECET 2021 Eligibility Criteria and other associated events. This way they will not have to miss out any vital information. 

AP ECET 2021 Application Form

Candidates can find the AP ECET 2021 Application Form in the official website from February 12, 2021. The candidates should make sure to clear the eligibility criteria in order to be qualified for attending the exam. It is also important for the candidates to go through the instructions prior to filling up the form. The online forms will be available online till March 20, 2021 on the official website, i.e. APSCHE ECET. Candidates can also fill the form after the last date of application by paying a late fee of INR 1000, for applying for the AP ECET 2021 exam; the extended dates will be notified later. For better viewing and smooth application submission, candidates must follow the below system requirements:

  • Browser: Google Chrome/ Mozilla Firefox 3.6 and above/ Internet Explorer 6.0 and above
  • Screen Resolution: 600x800
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0 and above
  • Disable the pop-up blocks and uninstall all the script blockers. 

The Candidates are required to go through the instructions clearly prior to filling up the AP ECET 2021 Application Form. It is also important for the candidates to make sure that they clear the necessary Eligibility Criteria in order for the application form to be valid. 

How to register for AP ECET exam?

Given below are steps to register for AP ECET Exam:

  • Step 1: Fee Payment
  • Step 2: Know your payment status
  • Step 3: Fill application (only after your payment)
  • Step 4: Print application form (only after submitting application form)

After clicking on the FEE PAYMENT tab, fill in all mandatory details given on the web page. The details to be filled are:

  • Qualifying Examination
  • Hall Ticket No.
  • Candidate’s Name
  • Date of birth
  • Mobile Number
  • Mobile No. mentioned above belong to Self or Father or Mother or Relative
  • Alternate mobile number
  • E-mail ID

AP ECET 2021 Application Fee

The application fee is INR 550 for all the candidates to apply for AP ECET 2021. A processing fee is also charged while making the payment.

  • The payment can be made by Net Banking/ Credit/ Debit mode.
  • Candidates can also pay the registration form fee by cash at any one of the AP ONLINE/ ONLINE centres.

Payment Status

  • In case your account is debited and the web page gets disconnected before payment receipt generation, check payment status using the "Know your Payment Status" option by providing necessary details.
  • If you get the message “Payment Details Not Found”, make a fresh payment.A passport size photograph in.JPG or.JPEG of less than 30kb. The amount of the failed transaction will be debited to your bank account within 5 working days.

Filling AP ECET Application Form 2021 

Candidates can fill the online application form by clicking on the tab “Fill Application (only after Fee Payment)”. Fill in the details of payment reference ID, Qualifying Examination Hall Ticket Number, Mobile Number, and Date of birth and click on to proceed to fill the application form. Keep the following documents ready before taking the printout.

  • A passport size photograph in.JPG or.JPEG of less than 30kb.
  • Signature signed with a black pen on a white paper scanned and saved as.JPG or.JPEG of less than 30kb.

Print Application Form

Save and preview the filled in application form. Candidates can take the print of the application form by clicking on the Print Application button which is useful for other correspondence.

AP ECET 2021 Hall Ticket/ Admit Card

The exam conducting authority will issue the hall ticket at www.sche.ap.gov.in/ecet. Candidates can download the hall ticket by providing the registration number and date of birth. It is mandatory for the candidates to carry the hall ticket on the date of the examination. Candidates can download their AP ECET 2021 admit card by following the below given steps.

Steps to download the AP ECET 2021 Hall Ticket/ Admit Card

  1. Go to the JNTU official website.
  2. Click on AP ECET 2021 Admit Card.
  3. A login window will appear.
  4. Type your AP ECET 2021 application number and DOB to login and download the admit card.
  5. Window showing admits card will appear.
  6. Click on download the admit card
  7. Take a print out

Candidates should always be aware to possess the admit cards in good conditions, at the time of the exam. They will not be permitted into the exam hall without the admit cards.

NOTE: The AP ECET 2021 admit card should be secured until the admission process is completed. 

AP ECET 2021 Exam Centres

AP ECET 2021 will be conducted in 14 districts across Andhra Pradesh. Candidates will be allowed to make 3 preferences for the exam centres at the time of filling the application form for AP ECET 2021. They can choose their desired exam centres based on their vicinity and comfort. They can check the following tables for AP ECET exam centres:

AP ECET 2021 Exam centres
Exam centres
Anantapur Srikakulam
Vizianagaram West Godavari
Hyderabad Guntur
Chittor Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore
Visakhapatnam Kurnool
Krshna YSR Kadapa
East Godavari Prakasam

Candidates should make sure to choose their preferences for the exam centres carefully in order to avoid any inconvinience in the future, at the time of the exam. It is also very important for the candidates to regularly check-in to this page for further updates and information. 

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AP ECET 2021 Exam Pattern

The AP ECET 2021 Exam Pattern is set by the organizing body. Candidates should go through the exam pattern very well prior to starting the preparation for the exam. They will be able to understand the types of questions that are generally asked in the exam and its distribution throughout the question paper. They can also prioritize their preparation based on the weighting or the marks of each question and section. 

There are different exams that will be conducted under AP ECET 2021. Each exam is related to a specific UG course(lateral entry) for which the exam will be conducted based on the test results. All papers will be objective type.

Question paper pattern is given below:

AP ECET Exam pattern
Mode of Examination Online
Number of questions asked 200 MCQ type
Maximum marks 200
Duration of exam 3 hours
Section in paper 3 and 4 (depending on the course applied)

Candidates are advised to check-in to this page regularly for further updates and information associated with the AP ECET 2021 Exam Pattern.

AP ECET 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus of AP ECET 2021 varies as perdifferent streams. It is important for the candidates to know the AP ECET 2021 Syllabus for getting an overview of the topics and subjects in the examination. Candidates will be able to prepare accordingly to score better. The detailed syllabus is given below for each stream:

Engineering stream

The syllabus for diploma holders in Engineering for the state level examinations given below. Engineering must take note that chemistry, physics, and mathematics are the most common subjects in the AP ECET exam.

AP ECET Physics Syllabus

Physics is the branch of science related to the nature and properties of matter and energy which includes mechanics, heat, light and other radiation, sound, electricity, magnetism, and structure of atoms. The syllabus is similar to the major engineering entrance exam conducted at the national and state level.

Question paper pattern for physics is given below:

  • Total Questions asked: 25
  • Maximum marks: 25
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, no negative marks
  • Difficulty level: Secondary
  • Time to be invested: 30-40 advisable

AP ECET Physics important topics

  • Unit & dimension
  • Elements of vectors
  • Kinematics & friction
  • Work, power & energy
  • Simple harmonic motion & acoustic
  • Heat & thermodynamics
  • Modern physics

Topics with less weightage:

  • Dimension analysis
  • Newton's law of motion
  • Scalars, vectors
  • Sound waves
  • Errors, significant figures
  • Physical worlds, measurements

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AP ECET Chemistry Syllabus

Chemistry is often considered to be that branch of science which is related to matter and its composition, the investigation of their properties and reactions. It also involves the use of such reactions to form new substances.

Question paper pattern for chemistry is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 25
  • Maximum marks: 25
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, no negative marking
  • Difficulty level: secondary

Time to be invested: 30-40 minutes advisable

Important topics for AP ECET 2021 for chemistry exam are given below:

  • Atomic structure
  • Chemical bonding
  • Solutions
  • Acids and bases
  • Electrochemistry
  • Corrosion, Polymers, Fuels
  • Environmental chemistry

Less important topics:

  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Alkanes, Alkenes, Alkynes
  • SN1 and SN2 reactions
  • Aromatic compounds
  • Catalysts

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AP ECET Mathematics Syllabus

Question paper pattern for Mathematics is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 50
  • Maximum marks: 50
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark for the correct answer, no negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Higher secondary and secondary
  • Time to be invested: 40-50 minutes advisable

Apart from being the most important, mathematics is also one of the toughest sections to be asked in the exam. Understanding its syllabus and picking out your favourite topic that holds importance in the exam will be the best way to prepare for the exam.

Important topics for AP ECET Mathematics exam:

  • Matrices
  • Partial fraction
  • Trigonometry
  • Complex numbers
  • Analytical geometry
  • Differentiation and its application
  • Integration and its application
  • Differential equations 
  • Differential calculus
  • Statics, inverse, and trigonometry
  • Distance formula, section formula

Topics with less weightage:

  • Probability, Integration by parts, Substitution and fraction
  • Properties of triangle
  • Mean, Variance and standard deviation
  • Maxima, Minima, Bayes theorem
  • Tangents and Normal
  • Scalar triple products

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AP ECET Engineering Other Streams Syllabus

This is the fourth section of the engineering paper. There are 11 streams, they are given below with their syllabus:

AP ECET Engineering syllabus for different subjects
Branch Name Reference Links (PDFs)
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AP ECET 2021 Syllabus for Pharmacy Stream

Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing and dispensing drugs. It is a profession to health that links health science and chemical science and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. AP ECET exam for pharmacy stream consists of sections which include Pharmaceutical, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology.
Question paper pattern for pharmacy is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 200
  • Maximum marks: 200
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, no negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Secondary
  • Time to be invested: 50-60 minutes advisable

Section-wise syllabus for pharmacy paper is given below:

AP ECET section-wise syllabus for Pharmacy
Sections Topics included Reference link
Pharmaceutics Pharmaceutics - I, Pharmaceutics - II and
Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence
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Pharmaceutical
Chemistry
Pharmaceutical Chemistry - I, Pharmaceutical
Chemistry - II and Biochemistry
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Pharmacognosy Pharmacognosy drug store & Business management, Health Education & Community Pharmacy Subjects Download Now
Pharmacology Human Anatomy & Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Hospital Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy Download Now

AP ECET 2021 Syllabus for B.Sc Mathematics Stream

AP ECET exam for B.Sc. stream consists of 3 sections which include Commutative English, Analytical Ability and Mathematics.

Question paper pattern for B.Sc Mathematics is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 200
  • Maximum marks: 200
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, No negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Secondary
  • Time to be invested: 40-50 minutes advisable

AP ECET Communicative syllabus

It is a part of grammar which checks the grammar ability and English knowledge of the candidates.

Question paper pattern for Communicative English is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 200
  • Maximum marks: 50
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark for the correct answer, No negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Secondary
  • Time to be invested: 50-70 minutes advisable

Important topics for communicative English are given below:

AP ECET Commutative English important topics
Topics Types
Grammar Articles, Prepositions, Tenses, Active and passive voice, concord question tags
Vocabulary Synonyms, Antonyms, one-word substitutes, Affixes, Homophones, Words often confused
Error analysis Spotting errors include all the portion mentioned, sentence improvement
Usage Idioms and phrasal verbs
Reading comprehension The main idea, Factual question and inferential
Rearrangement of parts in sentences Jumbled parts of a sentence to be rearranged
Functional English Requesting, complaining, seeking permission, suggesting

AP ECET Analytical Ability Syllabus

Analytical Ability is the ability to visualize, articulate, conceptualize or solve both complex and moderate problems by making decisions that are sensible.

Question paper pattern for Analytical Ability is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 50
  • Maximum marks: 50
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, No negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Higher secondary and secondary
  • Time to be invested: 60-80 minutes advisable

Important topics for Analytical Ability is given is below:

AP ECET Analytical Ability topics
Topics Types
Data sufficiency A question is followed by two or three statements. You need to determine whether any of the statements individually or together are required to find the answer
Sequence and answer Analogies of numbers and alphabets completion of blank spaces following the pattern in A:B:C:D relationship odd thing out; Missing number in a sequence series
Data Analysis The data is given in a Table, Graph, Bar diagram, pie chart, Venn diagram or passage is to be analyzed and the questions pertaining to the data are to be answered
Coding and Decoding problems A code pattern of the English alphabet is given. A given worse or a group of letters are to be coded and decoded based on the given code or codes
Date, Time and arrangement problems Calendar problems, clock problems, Blood relations, Arrivals, Departures, and Schedules; seating arrangements, symbol and notation interpretation

AP ECET Mathematics syllabus

Mathematics is considered as an abstract science of number, quality, space, and matter. It is undoubtedly the most important aspect of engineering studies.

Question paper pattern for mathematics is given below:

  • Total questions asked:100
  • Maximum marks:100
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, No negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Higher secondary and secondary
  • Time to be invested: 70-90 minutes is advisable

Mathematics is the most important and also the toughest section to be asked in the exam of AP ECET 2021. Understanding the syllabus and picking up out your favourite topic that is important in the examination is the easiest way to prepare for the exam.

Important topics for mathematics is given below:

AP ECET Mathematics Important Topics
Differential equations of the first order and first degree The differential equation at the first order but not first degree Higher-order linear differential equation
Elements of number theory Binary operations permutations
Cyclic group Isomorphism Group of Cosets
Normal subgroups and factor groups Homomorphisms Vector differentiation & integration
Plane and sphere Real numbers Sequence & series
Systems of linear equation Determinants Limits
Continuous functions Differentiation Riemann integral
Polynomials Vector space Linear transformation and matrices

AP ECET 2021 Preparations

Preparation is very important for the candidates as far as AP ECET 2021 exam is concerned. Knowing certain techniques and strategies can help understand the distribution and types of questions being asked in the exam and also can help prepare accordingly. Ultimately they will be able to strategize wisely and score high in the exam. Candidates aspiring to appear for the upcoming AP ECET 2021 exam can follow the steps given below:

Scan the syllabus

Before beginning the preparation it is important to know the topics involved in the syllabus. The best way to know about the syllabus is to go through the previous year question papers (based on the subject of choice). Along with scanning the syllabus candidates should also prepare topic-wise in order to learn and remember all the topics very well. This will also help them to prioritize the topics based on their difficulty and importance for the AP ECET 2021 Exam.

This will give candidates the overall picture regarding the difficulty level of questions asked and information about the exam pattern. It also gives an overview of the distribution of topics so that candidates can understand and accordingly prepare for the exam. 

Topic-wise preparation

Candidates are advised to study and go through the topics one by one during the preparation process. Topic-wise preparation helps the candidates to understand the concepts better and remember during the exam. Time efficiency can also be achieved in terms of preparation and learning, i.e candidates will be able to learn the topics easily with minimal time utilization and with a lot of ease. 

Develop a time table

Once after candidates decide to study, it is important to prepare a time table of their own. They can Focus on the basics during the initial stages of preparation and also give priority to practice. Learning and practising rigorously is very important to crack the exam. Having a time table also helps strategically plan the ways of preparation and the time allotted to prepare based on the difficulty or various other aspects revolving each topic or section.

Revise

There can be no words enough to emphasize the importance of revision. After you learn certain concepts it is important to revisit the topics and learn once again and learn them. It will also help you to take short notes of what you learn.

Writing down formulas and other vital concepts will help you to revise before the exam. Also there a lot of books available in the market choosing the right one will help you score well in the exam.

Choose easy subjects

You should not be leaving any easy subjects. In other words, covering the easy subjects will help you to improve your score in the exam. Subjects like mathematics, aptitude, and English are considered easy and scoring subjects. This way, by preparing and studying the easier subjects first, candidates will be able to remember the answers and topics better during the exam.

Attend the familiar questions first

Candidates are required to attend the familiar and known questions prior to attending the ones that are unfamiliar and doubtful. This way they will be able to confirm the known questions and secure the minimum marks within very minimal time. The remaining time can be utilized for attempting the unfamiliar and doubtful questions. Excess of time waste and utilization can be minimized by following this method. 

Mock Test

Candidates should practise by attending many mock tests with the help of a stopwatch beside them. By doing so they will be able to get a clear insight on the type of questions and its layout in the exam question paper. They will be able to score higher. Another important trait as far as mock tests are concerned is, candidates can easily manage time and become efficient in terms of time optimization. They will be able to attend all the questions within the allotted time without leaving any.

AP ECET 2021 Results

The results for AP ECET 2021 will be announced at http://sche.ap.gov.in by JNTU Anantapur on behalf of APSCHE. The AP ECET 2021 Results lead to lateral admission to 2nd-year B.E/B.Tech/B. Pharmacy. Candidates will be able to check the results by following the steps given below:

  • Visit AP ECET 2021 official website.
  • Click on AP ECET 2021 Results.
  • Enter your registration number and Date of birth.
  • Click on submit.
  • Your results will get displayed on the screen.
  • Download it and take a print out.

Based on these results counselling will be done for allotment of seats under various disciplines of the UG course.

It is important for the candidates to be aware that the AP ECET 2021 Results are based on their performances in the exam. Hence, it is important for them to prepare well in order to perform well in the AP ECET 2021 Exam. Candidates are advised to regularly check into this page for further updates regarding the AP ECET 2021 Results.

AP ECET 2021 Reference Books

Candidates are required to refer to AP ECET Reference Books in order to efficiently prepare for the examination and clear it. Each individual subject has its own prescribed Reference Books, with which the candidates can prepare and score better in the exam. Another important aspect related to the reference books is that preparation can be very easily done and the candidates can anticipate the repetition of questions from the books, on the question paper during the exam. The Reference Books and materials with respect to each and every subject are mentioned below. Candidates can look into the list for Reference materials.

AP ECET Reference Books - Engineering

The AP ECET Reference Books for Engineering subjects are required for the candidates opting for Engineering type of the examination. The various subjects and its Reference Books are mentioned below based on each category.

AP ECET Reference Books - Physics

  • Concepts of physics by HC Verma
  • Understanding Physics by DC Pandey
  • Physics problems by IE Irodov
  • NCERT Physics
  • Previous year papers

AP ECET Reference Books - Chemistry

  • Chemistry by Pradeep
  • Organic chemistry by OP Tandon
  • XII chemistry by NCERT
  • Previous year papers

AP ECET Reference Books - Mathematics

  •  Mathematics by RS Agarwal
  • XII Mathematics: NCERT
  • XI Mathematics: NCERT
  • Mathematics by RD Sharma
  • Previous year papers

AP ECET Reference Books - Pharmacy

The Various Reference Books for the Pharmacy stream are given below.

  • First-year diploma in pharmacy textbooks by Dr.PV.Kasture & Dr.Hasan
  • Review of Pharmacy exams by Sia Experts
  • B.Pharma entrance exam guide by RPH Editorial Board

AP ECET Reference books for Communicative English

The AP ECET Reference Books for Communicative English are stated below.

  • Communicative English by Dr Ruchi Sawhney
  • Communicative English by Anuradha

AP ECET Reference books for Analytical Ability

  • Non-verbal reasoning by S.Chanda
  • Reasoning by R.s Agarwal

AP ECET Reference books for Mathematics

  • Mathematics by RS Agarwal
  • XII Mathematics: NCERT
  • XI Mathematics: NCERT
  • Mathematics by RD Sharma

Candidates can visit this page regularly in order to keep a track of events and for further updates and information associated with the AP ECET 2021 Reference Books. 

AP ECET 2021 Qualifying Marks

Candidates will have to score a minimum of 25% marks (of the total allotted marks) to obtain a rank in the AP ECET 2021 exam. That is a minimum of 50 marks out of a total of 200 marks is required to be obtained by the candidates to get a rank.

  • There is no minimum qualifying percentage for candidates belonging to reserved categories.
  • The rank obtained with the benefit of relaxation of the minimum qualifying marks at the AP ECET any candidate claiming to belong to the SC/ST category will be cancelled in case the claim is found to be invalid.

AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The AP ECET 2021 Cut Off will be released by the official organizing body, which is the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University. The candidates should make sure to meet this Cut Off in order to secure seats or admissions into top institutions for professional courses. 

The candidates should make sure to meet the minimum required Cut Off score in order to proceed with the counselling process. They should be aware to obtain a minimum qualifying mark or percentage of 25% for holding rank in the exam, irrespective of the category in which they belong.

Important Dates for AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The important and essential dates for the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off and other associated events are given below for the candidates to make a note of. 

Details  Dates
Date of the Exam September 14, 2020
Results Declaration October 5, 2020
Cut Off Release Post the declaration of the results
Commencement of Counselling Will be announced

Factors determining the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The several factors determining the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off are mentioned below. Candidates can go through the same. 

  • The number of candidates attending the AP ECET 2021 Exam.
  • The number of candidates qualifying for the exam.
  • Maximum scores obtained by the candidates
  • Scores obtained subject-wise or section-wise
  • The difficulty of the exam.

Steps involved in checking the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The various steps that are involved and required for checking the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off are given below.

  1. Candidates should visit the official website of the AP ECET, i.e. www.apecet.nic.in
  2. Click on the Cut Off tab for the AP ECET 2021 Exam.
  3. The Cut Off scores will be displayed with respect to all the categories.
  4. View the Cut Off
  5. Once Viewed and checked, print the same. 

Colleges accepting AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The following are the colleges and institutions that accept the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off scores and participate in the counselling process. 

Colleges accepting AP ECET 2021 Cut off
Institution Names
Bonam Venkata Chalamaiah Institute. of Technology and Science, Amalapuram
B V Chalamaiah Engineering College, Odalarevu
Benaiah institute of Tech and Sciences, Rajahmundry
JNTUK College of pharmacy, Kakinada
Adi Kavi Nannaya University College of Engineering, Rajahmundry
Giet College of Engineering, Rajahmundry
Ideal Institute of Technology, Kakinada
Adarsh College of Engineering, Gollaprolu
Aditya College of Engineering, Peddapuram
Amalapuram Institute of Management Science College of Engineering, Mummidivaram
Chaitanya Institute of Sci. and Technology, Kakinada
Lenora College of Engineering, Rampachodavaram
International school of Tech and Science for women, Rajahmundry
Godavari Institute of Engineering and Technology, Rajahmundry

AP ECET 2021 Answer Key

The provisional answer key for the AP ECET 2021 Exam will be released on the scheduled date, after the successful conduction of the exam. Candidates can go through the AP ECET 2021 Answer Key for all the subjects and compare the given answers and the answers that they have marked in the exam. This will enable them to estimate the approximate scores that they will be awarded for the exam, prior to the release of the results. Candidates can follow the steps given below to view the answer keys.

Step 1: Visit the official website.

Step 2: In the notification section, click on the "Answer key" link.

Step 3: Select the subject and click on the respective link.

Step 4: View and download the answer key.

Candidates can use the direct link provided below to view the AP ECET 2021 Answer key.

Challenging the AP ECET 2021 Answer Key

The conducting body of AP ECET 2021 provides the candidates with an option to challenge the official answer key. Candidates can file an objection to the AP ECET 2021 Answer key by paying a fee of INR 500. The objection of the answer key should be filed on the official website only. Supporting documents justifying the answer have to be uploaded in PDF format.

AP ECET 2021 Counselling

Based on the rank obtained by the candidate in AP ECET 2021 a merit list will be prepared. Candidates scoring higher marks will be placed higher in the merit list, whereas those scoring lower marks will be lower in the bottom.

Candidates featuring in the merit list will be called for the document verification process. After the document verification candidates will be allowed to take part in the registration and choice locking process. Counselling will be done based on the candidate's performance in the AP ECET 2021 merit list.

In case a tie among one or more candidates (in regards to merit list) following methodology will be followed.

  • One with higher marks in mathematics will be placed higher
  • In case the tie persists then the marks of physics and chemistry will be compared
  • In case the tie is still not resolved the one who is elder will be place
  • To settle the case if the tie persists even after considering the above 3 parameters candidates will be awarded the rank.

Related Exams

Latest Updates:

  • November 26, 2020: The second round of the AP ECET 2020 Counselling Process starts today. Candidates can start registering for round 2 of the counselling process. 
  • November 4, 2020: The AP ECET 2020 Counselling Process starts from today. The document verification process will be conducted from November 5, 2020, onwards. Candidates will be allowed to exercise their counselling options in online mode between November 6 and November 8, 2020.

Content

What is AP ECET Exam?

AP ECET is the Common Entrance Exam for the diploma holders to get admission into professional courses like Engineering, Pharmacy, and M.sc. so, the candidates who have completed their diploma and qualified in the Andhra Pradesh Engineering Entrance Exam will get direct admission into 2nd year B.E/D.Tech courses.

This exam is conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur organizes the entrance test on behalf of APSCHE. The candidates who get admission into the Engineering courses through the AP ECET Exam are called lateral entries.

AP ECET Exam at a glance
Category Details
Exam Name Andhra Pradesh Common Entrance Test
Acronym AP ECET / APECET
Level State
Conducting Body JNT University Anantapur on behalf of APSCHE
Courses offered B.Pharma, B.Tech
Mode Online
Medium English
Duration 3 Hours
AP ECET official website sche.ap.gov.in/ecet
Helpdesk [email protected] /08554-234678

AP ECET 2021 Exam Dates

AP ECET 2021 Exam dates are mentioned below. It will help you keep track of all the events related to this exam. AP ECET 2021 application form dates are most important as it will close soon. Students should take off this and apply it as soon as possible. The exam was conducted on the scheduled date with the admit cards also being released prior to the exam date, on April 7, 2021. Candidates can regularly check-in for further updates and information about the AP ECET 2021 Exam Dates. 

AP ECET 2021 Exam dates
Important events/schedule Dates
Release of AP ECET 2021 Notification February 11, 2021
AP ECET 2021 Registration February 12, 2021
Last date to apply (without late fee) March 20, 2021
Last date to apply (with late fee of INR 1000) September 5, 2021
AP ECET 2021 Form Correction To be announced
Issue of AP ECET 2021 Admit card April 7, 2021
AP ECET 2021 Exam Date April 11, 2021
Publishing of AP ECET 2021 Provisional Answer Key September 15, 2021
Last Date to submit objections based on the provisional answer key September 18, 2021
Publication of AP ECET final answer key April 28, 2021
Declaration of AP ECET 2021 result April 28, 2021

The AP ECET 2021 Results was released on April 28, 2021. Candidates can check their results in the results section. It is advised that the candidates should regularly visit this page for further updates and information regarding the AP ECET 2021 Exam Dates and other associated events so that they do not miss out any vital information. Candidates should note that along with the late fee they also have to pay additional INR 550 (registration fee).

AP ECET 2020 Counselling Schedule

AP ECET Counselling Schedule
Counselling Event Date
AP ECET Counselling - Round 1 November 4, 2020
Payment of Processing Fee - Round 1 November 4, 2020, Onwards
Document verification (For candidates whose online verification is not complete) November 5, 2020 - November 7, 2020
Check Detailed schedule here
Document verification for PH, CAP, NCC, SPORTS & GAMES Categories November 6, 2020 - November 7, 2020
Exercising of Options - Round 1 (Rank 1 to last) November 6, 2020 - November 8, 2020
Seat Allotment - Round 1 November 10, 2020
Final Phase counselling processing fee payment November 26, 2020
Certification Verification for Final Phase November 27, 2020 - November 28, 2020
Final Phase Option entry November 27, 2020
Freezing Option - Last round November 27, 2020 - November 28, 2020
Option Seat allotment for the last round To be announced
Date of spot round admission To be announced
Document verification To be announced
Document verification for PH, CAP, NCC, SPORTS & GAMES Categories To be announced

AP ECET 2021 Notification 

The AP ECET 2021 Notification was released by the organizing body, on its official website. The AP ECET 2021 application process was held between February 12, 2021 and March 20, 2021. The AP ECET 2021 Exam was conducted on April 11, 2021, for the academic year 2021. Candidates can regularly check into this page for further updates and information associated with the AP ECET 2021 Exam.

AP ECET 2021 Eligibility

The AP ECET 2021 Eligibility Criteria will be laid down by its organizing body. Candidates are required to meet the eligibility criteria prior to applying for the exam. Failing to meet the Eligibility Criteria will result in the candidates being deemed ineligible for the exam and their application forms will be considered invalid. 

Eligibility criteria for candidates who are aspiring to apply for AP ECET 2021 are discussed below. AP ECET 2021 Eligibility criteria shall vary for different courses. The candidates must possess the following eligibility conditions then you can apply. Otherwise, the officials will not consider your application.

The aspirants satisfying the below requirements will be considered to be eligible to appear for AP ECET 2021:

Nationality and Domicile

A candidate who has to apply for AP ECET exam must be of Indian nationality. Candidates must belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh and satisfy local/non-local status requirements. A candidate is considered local if:

  • Candidate has studied in the states for four years of continuous academic qualification or candidate has studied for seven years or candidate has been residing in the state of Andhra Pradesh for four years.

A Non-local candidate will be eligible to get admission in the 15% reserved seats. Non-local candidates are one who:

Has resided for 10 years, periods of study outside the state or the candidates whose parents have resided in the state for ten years excluding the period of employment outside the state or candidates parents are employed in the State or Central Government, Public Sector Corporations, Local Bodies, Universities, and any other public institution within the states.

 Academic Qualifications

The candidates appearing for AP ECET Exam are required to have a diploma in the following courses for admission to B.E/B. Tech and B.pharma.

  • B.E/B.Tech: For admission in B.E/B. Tech, candidates should have obtained a diploma in Engineering and Technology or any other equivalent diploma from any AICTE approved and Government of Andhra Pradesh Pradesh recognized institution or a 3-year B.Sc degree with mathematics as one of the subjects from a recognized university.
  • B.Pharma: For admission in B.Pharma, candidates should have obtained a diploma in Pharmacy or any other diploma from any AICTE approved and Government of Andhra Pradesh recognized institutions as an equivalent for admission in B.Pharma. B.Sc degree holders are not eligible for admission in B.Pharma.

Note:

  • Candidates who are pursuing a diploma course are eligible to apply for the test they should have completed and passed all the exams of the diploma before the time of the admission in the college.

Candidates belonging to the unreserved category should have passed the relevant diploma with at least 45% marks. While for reserved category candidates the minimum required marks are 40%

Lateral admission into B.E./B.Tech/B.Pharma

  • Candidates must have appeared and qualified AP ECET 2021 along with satisfying the requirement of eligibility and criteria laid down in the rules of the admission.
  • Admission to 85% of the seats in each course will be reserved for local candidates and the remaining 15% will be kept unreserved.
  • Admission to B.Sc (Mathematics) degree holders will be given only after exhausting all the qualified diploma holders.

AP ECET Age Limit

The candidate should possess the following age to apply for Andhra Pradesh ECET 2021.

  • Minimum age: 18 years
  • Maximum age: 22 years for reserved category candidates

It is advised that the candidates can check into this page regularly for further updates and information regarding the AP ECET 2021 Eligibility Criteria and other associated events. This way they will not have to miss out any vital information. 

AP ECET 2021 Application Form

Candidates can find the AP ECET 2021 Application Form in the official website. The candidates should make sure to clear the eligibility criteria in order to be qualified for attending the exam. It is also important for the candidates to go through the instructions prior to filling up the form. The online forms are available until September 5, 2021 with a late fee of INR 1000, for applying for the AP ECET 2021 exam on the official website, i.e. www.sche.ap.gov.in/ecet /. For better viewing and smooth application submission, candidates must follow the system requirements:

  • Browser: Google Chrome/ Mozilla Firefox 3.6 and above/ Internet Explorer 6.0 and above
  • Screen Resolution: 600x800
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0 and above
  • Disable the pop-up blocks and uninstall all the script blockers. 

The Candidates are required to go through the instructions clearly prior to filling up the AP ECET 2021 Application Form. It is also important for the candidates to make sure that they clear the necessary Eligibility Criteria in order for the application form to be valid. 

How to register for AP ECET exam?

Given below are steps to register for AP ECET Exam:

  • Step 1: Fee Payment
  • Step 2: Know your payment status
  • Step 3: Fill application (only after your payment)
  • Step 4: Print application form (only after submitting application form)

After clicking on the FEE PAYMENT tab, fill in all mandatory details given on the web page. The details to be filled are:

  • Qualifying Examination
  • Hall Ticket No.
  • Candidate’s Name
  • Date of birth
  • Mobile Number
  • Mobile No. mentioned above belong to Self or Father or Mother or Relative
  • Alternate mobile number
  • E-mail ID

AP ECET Application Fee

The application fee is INR 550 for all the candidates. A processing fee is also charged while making the payment.

  • The payment can be made by Net Banking/ Credit/ Debit mode.
  • Candidates can also pay the registration form fee by cash at any one of the AP ONLINE/ ONLINE centres.

Payment Status

  • In case your account is debited and the web page gets disconnected before payment receipt generation, check payment status using the "Know your Payment Status" option by providing necessary details.
  • If you get the message “Payment Details Not Found”, make a fresh payment.A passport size photograph in.JPG or.JPEG of less than 30kb. The amount of the failed transaction will be debited to your bank account within 5 working days.

Filling AP ECET Application Form

Candidates can fill the online application form by clicking on the tab “Fill Application (only after Fee Payment)”. Fill in the details of payment reference ID, Qualifying Examination Hall Ticket Number, Mobile Number, and Date of birth and click on to proceed to fill the application form. Keep the following documents ready before taking the printout.

  • A passport size photograph in.JPG or.JPEG of less than 30kb.
  • Signature signed with a black pen on a white paper scanned and saved as.JPG or.JPEG of less than 30kb.

Print Application Form

Save and preview the filled in application form. Candidates can take the print of the application form by clicking on the Print Application button which is useful for other correspondence.

AP ECET 2021 Hall Ticket/ Admit Card

The exam conducting authority will issue the hall ticket at www.sche.ap.gov.in/ecet. Candidates can download the hall ticket by providing the registration number and date of birth. It is mandatory for the candidates to carry the hall ticket on the date of the examination. Candidates can download their AP ECET 2021 admit card in the following given steps.

Steps to download the AP ECET 2021 Hall Ticket/ Admit Card

  1. Go to the JNTU official website.
  2. Click on AP ECET 2021 Admit Card.
  3. A login window will appear.
  4. Type your AP ECET 2021 application number and DOB to login and download the admit card.
  5. Window showing admits card will appear.
  6. Click on download the admit card
  7. Take a print out

Candidates should always be aware to possess the admit cards in good conditions, at the time of the exam. They will not be permitted into the exam hall without the admit cards.

The admit card should be secured until the admission process is completed. 

AP ECET 2021 Exam Centres

AP ECET 2021 will be conducted in 14 districts across Andhra Pradesh. Candidates will be allowed to make 3 preferences for the exam centres at the time of filling the application form for AP ECET 2021. They can choose their desired exam centres based on their vicinity and comfort. They can check the following tables for AP ECET exam centres:

AP ECET 2021 Exam centres
Exam centres
Anantapur Srikakulam
Vizianagaram West Godavari
Hyderabad Guntur
Chittor Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore
Visakhapatnam Kurnool
Krshna YSR Kadapa
East Godavari Prakasam

Candidates should make sure to choose their preferences for the exam centres carefully in order to avoid any inconvinience in the future, at the time of the exam. It is also very important for the candidates to regularly check-in to this page for further updates and information. 

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AP ECET 2021 Exam Pattern

The AP ECET 2021 Exam Pattern is set by the organizing body. Candidates should go through the exam pattern very well prior to starting the preparation for the exam. They will be able to understand the types of questions that are generally asked in the exam and its distribution throughout the question paper. They can also prioritize their preparation based on the weighting or the marks of each question and section. 

There are different exams that will be conducted under AP ECET 2021. Each exam is related to a specific UG course(lateral entry) for which the exam will be conducted based on the test results. All papers will be objective type.

Question paper pattern is given below:

AP ECET Exam pattern
Mode of Examination Online
Number of questions asked 200 MCQ type
Maximum marks 200
Duration of exam 3 hours
Section in paper 3 and 4 (depending on the course applied)

Candidates are advised to check-in to this page regularly for further updates and information associated with the AP ECET 2021 Exam Pattern.

AP ECET 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus of AP ECET for different streams is different. It is important for the candidates to know the AP ECET 2021 Syllabus for getting an overview of the topics and subjects in the examination. Candidates will be able to prepare accordingly to score better. The detailed syllabus is given below for each stream:

Engineering stream

The syllabus for diploma holders in Engineering for the state level examinations given below. Engineering must take note that chemistry, physics, and mathematics are the most common subjects in the AP ECET exam.

AP ECET Physics Syllabus

Physics is the branch of science related to the nature and properties of matter and energy which includes mechanics, heat, light and other radiation, sound, electricity, magnetism, and structure of atoms. The syllabus is similar to the major engineering entrance exam conducted at the national and state level.

Question paper pattern for physics is given below:

  • Total Questions asked: 25
  • Maximum marks: 25
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, no negative marks
  • Difficulty level: Secondary
  • Time to be invested: 30-40 advisable

AP ECET Physics important topics

  • Unit & dimension
  • Elements of vectors
  • Kinematics & friction
  • Work, power & energy
  • Simple harmonic motion & acoustic
  • Heat & thermodynamics
  • Modern physics

Topics with less weightage:

  • Dimension analysis
  • Newton's law of motion
  • Scalars, vectors
  • Sound waves
  • Errors, significant figures
  • Physical worlds, measurements

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AP ECET Chemistry Syllabus

Chemistry is often considered to be that branch of science which is related to matter and its composition, the investigation of their properties and reactions. It also involves the use of such reactions to form new substances.

Question paper pattern for chemistry is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 25
  • Maximum marks: 25
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, no negative marking
  • Difficulty level: secondary

Time to be invested: 30-40 minutes advisable

Important topics for AP ECET 2021 for chemistry exam are given below:

  • Atomic structure
  • Chemical bonding
  • Solutions
  • Acids and bases
  • Electrochemistry
  • Corrosion, Polymers, Fuels
  • Environmental chemistry

Less important topics:

  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Alkanes, Alkenes, Alkynes
  • SN1 and SN2 reactions
  • Aromatic compounds
  • Catalysts

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AP ECET Mathematics Syllabus

Question paper pattern for Mathematics is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 50
  • Maximum marks: 50
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark for the correct answer, no negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Higher secondary and secondary
  • Time to be invested: 40-50 minutes advisable

Apart from being the most important, mathematics is also one of the toughest sections to be asked in the exam. Understanding its syllabus and picking out your favourite topic that holds importance in the exam will be the best way to prepare for the exam.

Important topics for AP ECET Mathematics exam:

  • Matrices
  • Partial fraction
  • Trigonometry
  • Complex numbers
  • Analytical geometry
  • Differentiation and its application
  • Integration and its application
  • Differential equations 
  • Differential calculus
  • Statics, inverse, and trigonometry
  • Distance formula, section formula

Topics with less weightage:

  • Probability, Integration by parts, Substitution and fraction
  • Properties of triangle
  • Mean, Variance and standard deviation
  • Maxima, Minima, Bayes theorem
  • Tangents and Normal
  • Scalar triple products

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AP ECET Engineering Other Streams Syllabus

This is the fourth section of the engineering paper. There are 11 streams, they are given below with their syllabus:

AP ECET Engineering syllabus for different subjects
Branch Name Reference Links (PDFs)
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AP ECET 2021 Syllabus for Pharmacy Stream

Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing and dispensing drugs. It is a profession to health that links health science and chemical science and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. AP ECET exam for pharmacy stream consists of sections which include Pharmaceutical, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology.
Question paper pattern for pharmacy is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 200
  • Maximum marks: 200
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, no negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Secondary
  • Time to be invested: 50-60 minutes advisable

Section-wise syllabus for pharmacy paper is given below:

AP ECET section-wise syllabus for Pharmacy
Sections Topics included Reference link
Pharmaceutics Pharmaceutics - I, Pharmaceutics - II and
Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence
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Pharmaceutical
Chemistry
Pharmaceutical Chemistry - I, Pharmaceutical
Chemistry - II and Biochemistry
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Pharmacognosy Pharmacognosy drug store & Business management, Health Education & Community Pharmacy Subjects Download Now
Pharmacology Human Anatomy & Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Hospital Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy Download Now

AP ECET 2021 Syllabus for B.Sc Mathematics Stream

AP ECET exam for B.Sc. stream consists of 3 sections which include Commutative English, Analytical Ability and Mathematics.

Question paper pattern for B.Sc Mathematics is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 200
  • Maximum marks: 200
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, No negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Secondary
  • Time to be invested: 40-50 minutes advisable

AP ECET Communicative syllabus

It is a part of grammar which checks the grammar ability and English knowledge of the candidates.

Question paper pattern for Communicative English is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 200
  • Maximum marks: 50
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark for the correct answer, No negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Secondary
  • Time to be invested: 50-70 minutes advisable

Important topics for communicative English are given below:

AP ECET Commutative English important topics
Topics Types
Grammar Articles, Prepositions, Tenses, Active and passive voice, concord question tags
Vocabulary Synonyms, Antonyms, one-word substitutes, Affixes, Homophones, Words often confused
Error analysis Spotting errors include all the portion mentioned, sentence improvement
Usage Idioms and phrasal verbs
Reading comprehension The main idea, Factual question and inferential
Rearrangement of parts in sentences Jumbled parts of a sentence to be rearranged
Functional English Requesting, complaining, seeking permission, suggesting

AP ECET Analytical Ability Syllabus

Analytical Ability is the ability to visualize, articulate, conceptualize or solve both complex and moderate problems by making decisions that are sensible.

Question paper pattern for Analytical Ability is given below:

  • Total questions asked: 50
  • Maximum marks: 50
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, No negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Higher secondary and secondary
  • Time to be invested: 60-80 minutes advisable

Important topics for Analytical Ability is given is below:

AP ECET Analytical Ability topics
Topics Types
Data sufficiency A question is followed by two or three statements. You need to determine whether any of the statements individually or together are required to find the answer
Sequence and answer Analogies of numbers and alphabets completion of blank spaces following the pattern in A:B:C:D relationship odd thing out; Missing number in a sequence series
Data Analysis The data is given in a Table, Graph, Bar diagram, pie chart, Venn diagram or passage is to be analyzed and the questions pertaining to the data are to be answered
Coding and Decoding problems A code pattern of the English alphabet is given. A given worse or a group of letters are to be coded and decoded based on the given code or codes
Date, Time and arrangement problems Calendar problems, clock problems, Blood relations, Arrivals, Departures, and Schedules; seating arrangements, symbol and notation interpretation

AP ECET Mathematics syllabus

Mathematics is considered as an abstract science of number, quality, space, and matter. It is undoubtedly the most important aspect of engineering studies.

Question paper pattern for mathematics is given below:

  • Total questions asked:100
  • Maximum marks:100
  • Marking scheme: 1 mark per correct answer, No negative marking
  • Difficulty level: Higher secondary and secondary
  • Time to be invested: 70-90 minutes is advisable

Mathematics is the most important and also the toughest section to be asked in the exam of AP ECET 2021. Understanding the syllabus and picking up out your favourite topic that is important in the examination is the easiest way to prepare for the exam.

Important topics for mathematics is given below:

AP ECET Mathematics important topics
Differential equations of the first order and first degree The differential equation at the first order but not first degree Higher-order linear differential equation
Elements of number theory Binary operations permutations
Cyclic group Isomorphism Group of Cosets
Normal subgroups and factor groups Homomorphisms Vector differentiation & integration
Plane and sphere Real numbers Sequence & series
Systems of linear equation Determinants Limits
Continuous functions Differentiation Riemann integral
Polynomials Vector space Linear transformation and matrices

AP ECET Preparations

Preparation is very important for the candidates as far as AP ECET 2021 exam is concerned. Knowing certain techniques and strategies can help understand the distribution and types of questions being asked in the exam and also can help prepare accordingly. Ultimately they will be able to strategize wisely and score high in the exam. Candidates aspiring to appear for the upcoming AP ECET 2021 exam can follow the steps given below:

Scan the syllabus

Before beginning the preparation it is important to know the topics involved in the syllabus. The best way to know about the syllabus is to go through the previous year question papers (based on the subject of choice). Along with scanning the syllabus candidates should also prepare topic-wise in order to learn and remember all the topics very well. This will also help them to prioritize the topics based on their difficulty and importance for the AP ECET 2021 Exam.

This will give candidates the overall picture regarding the difficulty level of questions asked and information about the exam pattern. It also gives an overview of the distribution of topics so that candidates can understand and accordingly prepare for the exam. 

Topic-wise preparation

Candidates are advised to study and go through the topics one by one during the preparation process. Topic-wise preparation helps the candidates to understand the concepts better and remember during the exam. Time efficiency can also be achieved in terms of preparation and learning, i.e candidates will be able to learn the topics easily with minimal time utilization and with a lot of ease. 

Develop a time table

Once after candidates decide to study, it is important to prepare a time table of their own. They can Focus on the basics during the initial stages of preparation and also give priority to practice. Learning and practising rigorously is very important to crack the exam. Having a time table also helps strategically plan the ways of preparation and the time allotted to prepare based on the difficulty or various other aspects revolving each topic or section.

Revise

There can be no words enough to emphasize the importance of revision. After you learn certain concepts it is important to revisit the topics and learn once again and learn them. It will also help you to take short notes of what you learn.

Writing down formulas and other vital concepts will help you to revise before the exam. Also there a lot of books available in the market choosing the right one will help you score well in the exam.

Choose easy subjects

You should not be leaving any easy subjects. In other words, covering the easy subjects will help you to improve your score in the exam. Subjects like mathematics, aptitude, and English are considered easy and scoring subjects. This way, by preparing and studying the easier subjects first, candidates will be able to remember the answers and topics better during the exam.

Attend the familiar questions first

Candidates are required to attend the familiar and known questions prior to attending the ones that are unfamiliar and doubtful. This way they will be able to confirm the known questions and secure the minimum marks within very minimal time. The remaining time can be utilized for attempting the unfamiliar and doubtful questions. Excess of time waste and utilization can be minimized by following this method. 

Mock Test

Candidates should practise by attending many mock tests with the help of a stopwatch beside them. By doing so they will be able to get a clear insight on the type of questions and its layout in the exam question paper. They will be able to score higher. Another important trait as far as mock tests are concerned is, candidates can easily manage time and become efficient in terms of time optimization. They will be able to attend all the questions within the allotted time without leaving any.

AP ECET 2021 Results

The results for AP ECET 2021 will be announced at http://sche.ap.gov.in by JNTU Anantapur on behalf of APSCHE. The AP ECET 2021 Results lead to lateral admission to 2nd-year B.E/B.Tech/B. Pharmacy. Candidates will be able to check the results by following the steps given below:

  • Visit AP ECET 2021 official website.
  • Click on AP ECET 2021 Results.
  • Enter your registration number and Date of birth.
  • Click on submit.
  • Your results will get displayed on the screen.
  • Download it and take a print out.

Based on these results counselling will be done for allotment of seats under various disciplines of the UG course.

It is important for the candidates to be aware that the AP ECET 2021 Results are based on their performances in the exam. Hence, it is important for them to prepare well in order to perform well in the AP ECET 2021 Exam. Candidates are advised to regularly check into this page for further updates regarding the AP ECET 2021 Results.

AP ECET Reference Books

Candidates are required to refer to AP ECET Reference Books in order to efficiently prepare for the examination and clear it. Each individual subject has its own prescribed Reference Books, with which the candidates can prepare and score better in the exam. Another important aspect related to the reference books is that preparation can be very easily done and the candidates can anticipate the repetition of questions from the books, on the question paper during the exam. The Reference Books and materials with respect to each and every subject are mentioned below. Candidates can look into the list for Reference materials.

AP ECET Reference Books - Engineering

The AP ECET Reference Books for Engineering subjects are required for the candidates opting for Engineering type of the examination. The various subjects and its Reference Books are mentioned below based on each category.

AP ECET Reference Books - Physics

  • Concepts of physics by HC Verma
  • Understanding Physics by DC Pandey
  • Physics problems by IE Irodov
  • NCERT Physics
  • Previous year papers

AP ECET Reference Books - Chemistry

  • Chemistry by Pradeep
  • Organic chemistry by OP Tandon
  • XII chemistry by NCERT
  • Previous year papers

AP ECET Reference Books - Mathematics

  •  Mathematics by RS Agarwal
  • XII Mathematics: NCERT
  • XI Mathematics: NCERT
  • Mathematics by RD Sharma
  • Previous year papers

AP ECET Reference Books - Pharmacy

The Various Reference Books for the Pharmacy stream are given below.

  • First-year diploma in pharmacy textbooks by Dr.PV.Kasture & Dr.Hasan
  • Review of Pharmacy exams by Sia Experts
  • B.Pharma entrance exam guide by RPH Editorial Board

AP ECET Reference books for Communicative English

The AP ECET Reference Books for Communicative English are stated below.

  • Communicative English by Dr Ruchi Sawhney
  • Communicative English by Anuradha

AP ECET Reference books for Analytical Ability

  • Non-verbal reasoning by S.Chanda
  • Reasoning by R.s Agarwal

AP ECET Reference books for Mathematics

  • Mathematics by RS Agarwal
  • XII Mathematics: NCERT
  • XI Mathematics: NCERT
  • Mathematics by RD Sharma

Candidates can visit this page regularly in order to keep a track of events and for further updates and information associated with the AP ECET 2021 Reference Books. 

AP ECET Qualifying Marks

Candidates will have to score a minimum of 25% marks (of the total allotted marks) to obtain a rank in the AP ECET 2021 exam. That is a minimum of 50 marks out of a total of 200 marks is required to be obtained by the candidates to get a rank.

  • There is no minimum qualifying percentage for candidates belonging to reserved categories.
  • The rank obtained with the benefit of relaxation of the minimum qualifying marks at the AP ECET any candidate claiming to belong to the SC/ST category will be cancelled in case the claim is found to be invalid.

AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The AP ECET 2021 Cut Off will be released by the official organizing body, which is the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University. The candidates should make sure to meet this Cut Off in order to secure seats or admissions into top institutions for professional courses. 

The candidates should make sure to meet the minimum required Cut Off score in order to proceed with the counselling process. They should be aware to obtain a minimum qualifying mark or percentage of 25% for holding rank in the exam, irrespective of the category in which they belong.

Important Dates for AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The important and essential dates for the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off and other associated events are given below for the candidates to make a note of. 

Details  Dates
Date of the Exam September 14, 2020
Results Declaration October 5, 2020
Cut Off Release Post the declaration of the results
Commencement of Counselling Will be announced

Factors determining the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The several factors determining the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off are mentioned below. Candidates can go through the same. 

  • The number of candidates attending the AP ECET 2021 Exam.
  • The number of candidates qualifying for the exam.
  • Maximum scores obtained by the candidates
  • Scores obtained subject-wise or section-wise
  • The difficulty of the exam.

Steps involved in checking the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The various steps that are involved and required for checking the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off are given below.

  1. Candidates should visit the official website of the AP ECET, i.e. www.apecet.nic.in
  2. Click on the Cut Off tab for the AP ECET 2021 Exam.
  3. The Cut Off scores will be displayed with respect to all the categories.
  4. View the Cut Off
  5. Once Viewed and checked, print the same. 

Colleges accepting AP ECET 2021 Cut Off

The following are the colleges and institutions that accept the AP ECET 2021 Cut Off scores and participate in the counselling process. 

Colleges accepting AP ECET 2021 Cut off
Institution Names
Bonam Venkata Chalamaiah Institute. of Technology and Science, Amalapuram
B V Chalamaiah Engineering College, Odalarevu
Benaiah institute of Tech and Sciences, Rajahmundry
JNTUK College of pharmacy, Kakinada
Adi Kavi Nannaya University College of Engineering, Rajahmundry
Giet College of Engineering, Rajahmundry
Ideal Institute of Technology, Kakinada
Adarsh College of Engineering, Gollaprolu
Aditya College of Engineering, Peddapuram
Amalapuram Institute of Management Science College of Engineering, Mummidivaram
Chaitanya Institute of Sci. and Technology, Kakinada
Lenora College of Engineering, Rampachodavaram
International school of Tech and Science for women, Rajahmundry
Godavari Institute of Engineering and Technology, Rajahmundry

AP ECET 2021 Answer Key

The provisional answer key for the AP ECET 2021 Exam will be released on the scheduled date, after the successful conduction of the exam. Candidates can go through the AP ECET 2021 Answer Key for all the subjects and compare the given answers and the answers that they have marked in the exam. This will enable them to estimate the approximate scores that they will be awarded for the exam, prior to the release of the results. Candidates can follow the steps given below to view the answer keys.

Step 1: Visit the official website.

Step 2: In the notification section, click on the "Answer key" link.

Step 3: Select the subject and click on the respective link.

Step 4: View and download the answer key.

Candidates can use the direct link provided below to view the AP ECET 2021 Answer key.

Challenging the Answer Key

The conducting body of AP ECET 2021 provides the candidates with an option to challenge the official answer key. Candidates can file an objection to the AP ECET 2021 Answer key by paying a fee of INR 500. The objection of the answer key should be filed on the official website only. Supporting documents justifying the answer have to be uploaded in PDF format.

AP ECET 2021 Counselling

Based on the rank obtained by the candidate in AP ECET 2021 a merit list will be prepared. Candidates scoring higher marks will be placed higher in the merit list, whereas those scoring lower marks will be lower in the bottom.

Candidates featuring in the merit list will be called for the document verification process. After the document verification candidates will be allowed to take part in the registration and choice locking process. Counselling will be done based on the candidate's performance in the AP ECET 2021 merit list.

In case a tie among one or more candidates (in regards to merit list) following methodology will be followed.

  • One with higher marks in mathematics will be placed higher
  • In case the tie persists then the marks of physics and chemistry will be compared
  • In case the tie is still not resolved the one who is elder will be place
  • To settle the case if the tie persists even after considering the above 3 parameters candidates will be awarded the rank.

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Frequently Asked Questions

No, there is no negative marking in AP ECET 2021.

AP ECET is conducted by the JNTU (Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University), Anantapuram on behalf of the APSCHE.

AP ECET will be conducted in the online mode i.e; Computer-Based Test.

In case a candidate wants to challenge the AP ECET 2021 provisional answer key, an email can be sent directly to the APSCHE with the objection format that can be taken from the official website. There is no fee applicable to challenge the answer key.

Only the students who are residents of the state of Andhra Pradesh can apply for the AP ECET 2021 examination.

The AP ECET Admit Card can be downloaded from the official website by logging in with the credentials. The candidates will not be receiving the hall ticket through any other means.

The exam will be conducted in 14 different districts across Andhra Pradesh. The list of the exam centers is provided in the above section.

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