Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Engineering Admission Test (AP PGECET) is a state-level engineering entrance exam administered on behalf of APCHE by the Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. The AP PGECET 2022 Application Form will be available online starting in the first week of May 2022. Candidates seeking admission to various PG Engineering Courses provided by various government and private institutions across the state will take the exam.
AP PGECET is an online exan administered by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam on behalf of APCHE to choose the most qualified applicants for various programs such as M.E./MTech, M. Pharma, and Pharm. D. The applicants need to possess a bachelor's degree in engineering or pharmacy to appear for the exam. AP PGECET is a state-level exam that takes place once every year. The exam is held for two hours and consists of 120 multiple-choice questions. Each question carries one mark.
|Name of the Test||Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Engineering Entrance Test 2022|
|Acronym||AP PGECET 2022|
|Conducting Authority||Andhra University|
|Test Frequency||Once a year|
|Application Fee|| |
|Language of questions||English|
|Applications are accepted every year||24000 (last year)|
In the following table, tentative dates for AP PGECET 2022 are mentioned below.
|Release of AP PGECET 2022 Application Form||1st week of May 2022|
|Deadline to Register for AP PGECET 2022||2nd week of June 2022|
|AP PGECET 2022 Form Correction window||3rd week of June 2022|
|Deadline to Register for AP PGECET 2022 (with late fee)||4th week of June 2022|
|Release of AP PGECET 2022 Admit Card||Last week of June 2022|
|AP PGECET 2022 Exam Date||1st week of July 2022|
|Release of AP PGECET 2022 Answer Key||1st week of July 2022|
|Declaration of result||2nd week of July 2022|
|Counseling Commences||2nd week of July 2022|
|GATE/GPAT Counseling for AP PGECET 2022||1st week of August 2022|
AP PGECET exam is conducted to provide admissions to postgraduate level degree programs in Engineering and Pharmacy.
Before filling out the AP PGECET 2022 Application Form, applicants need to read the qualifying conditions for AP PGECET 2022. Some of them are given below.
|Domicile Certificate||Applicants must be residents of the state of Andhra Pradesh.|
|Age Limit||Atleast 21 years old|
|Fitness Certificate||Applicants must be physically fit and have a fitness certificate.|
|Score Card||Applicants with valid GPAT and GATE scorecards will be considered.|
Given below are some of the important guidelines for AP PGECET Application Form 2022:
In the following table, AP PGECET 2022 Application Fee for each candidate has been curated.
|For General candidates||INR 1000|
|For SC/ ST/ OBC candidates||INR 500|
Candidates will be allowed to modify AP PGECET Application Form if they have committed any error. After the deadline, no changes to the application form will be considered. The form correction feature provides applicants with a one-time opportunity to correct any errors that might have occurred accidentally. The changes can be made to the following.
For online revisions, applicants must follow the protocol provided on the AP PGECET official website.
The following is a list of the AP PGECET 2022 Exam Centers:
The authorities will release AP PGECET 2022 Admit Card a few weeks after the registration process gets completed. Based on previous year’s analysis, it is expected that from the last week of June 2022 the candidates will be able to download their admit cards.
Given below are the steps to download AP PGECET 2022 Admit Card.
In the following table AP PGECET 2022 Exam Pattern has been mentioned.
|Mode of Exam||Computer-based test.|
|Type of Questions||MCQs|
|Number of Questions||120|
|Scheme of Marking||1 Mark for each correct answer|
|Negative Marking||No negative marking|
Given below is the detailed syllabus for AP PGECET 2022.
|Paper Name||Sections||Important Topics|
|Chemical Engineering||Engineering Mathematics||Probability & Statistics, Numerical Methods, Differential Equations.|
|Chemical Engineering||Process Calculations & Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics & Mechanical Operations, Heat Transfer, Mass Transfer.|
|Aerospace Engineering||Numerical Methods||Atmosphere, Static Stability, Dynamic Stability, Airplane Performance.|
|Engineering Mathematics||Numerical methods, Linear Algebra, Differential Calculus,.|
|Aerodynamics||Air Foils & Wings, Basic Fluid Mechanics, Wind Tunnel Testing, Structural Dynamics.|
|Space Dynamics||In Simple Cases, Determination of Trajectory and Orbital Period, Orbit Transfer.|
|Nano Technology||Engineering Mechanics & Strength of Materials||Stresses on Inclined Plane, Simple Stresses and Strains, Principal Stress and Principal Planes, Mohr’s Circle, Torsional vibration, Types of Loads, 2 -Dimensional Stress Systems, Shearing Force, Torsional Vibration, and Bending Moment.|
|Engineering Mathematics||Numerical Methods, Probability & Statistics, Differential Equations.|
|Elements of Material Science||Common Metallic Material Structures, Point, Line and Surface Defects, Crystal Defects, Indices for Planes and Directions, Space Lattice, Crystal Systems, and Unit Cells.|
Here are some key points to consider as you prepare for the AP PGECET.
In the following table, some of the recommended books for AP PGECET 2022 have been mentioned. The candidates are advised to go through to ace the exam.
|PGECET – Mechanical Engineering (Applicable to both AP and TS)||SIA Experts|
|Computer Science and Information Technology GATE & PGECET||Dasaradh Ramaiah, K.|
|PGECET – Mechanical Engineering (Applicable to both AP and TS) In Topic-Wise Format 2022 Edition||Professional Publications|
|Karnataka M.E./M.Tech. PGCET Computer Science||Dr. Chandresh Agrawal|
After the conclusion of the exam, the authorities will release AP PGECET 2022 Answer Key. The answer key will be available in PDF format. Based on the previous year’s analysis, it is expected that the candidates will be able to download their answer key from the first week of July 2022.
Candidates can get the AP PGECET 2022 Answer Key by following the instructions outlined below.
Candidates must follow the steps below to register an objection to the AP PGECET Answer Key:
The authorities will announce the AP PGECET Result 2022 for each of the exam participants individually. Candidates will be able to get their results online starting in the second week of July 2022. The results will be checked using the application id/registration number and password. The rank card will be made public after the results are declared. It is suggested that you print your AP PGECET score. All facts on the rank card, such as the applicant's name, rank, and so on, must be double-checked.
The AP PGECET 2022 rank card is likely to be announced in the third week of October at the earliest. The rank card will be made available online shortly as the AP PGECET result 2022 is announced. The AP PGECET 2022 rank card can be downloaded by entering the registration number, hall ticket number, and date of birth. Seat allocation for the AP PGECET 2022 will be determined by the candidates' rank, choice filling, and seat availability. The AP PGECET 2022 rank card will feature information such as the AP PGECET 2022 score, percentile earned, passing status, and more.
The authority will conduct online counseling sessions for each candidate who has been shortlisted. Candidates will be able to register for the counseling procedure on the counseling authority's website starting in the second week of July 2022 tentatively.
After each round of counseling, the AP PGECET 2022 Counselling procedure will be held in several rounds according to the availability of seats. Candidates will be assigned seats based on their placement on the merit list.
For the counseling process, candidates must additionally bring the following document:
The AP PGECET 2022 Cutoff will be announced after the results are released. Those who took the exam will be able to obtain and view their results online. The minimum score required for admission to the chosen course is known as the cutoff mark. Based on their cut-off scores, applicants will be contacted for a counseling session. Colleges, courses, and categories will all have different cutoffs.
Factors Affecting the AP PGECET Cut Off in 2022
The cut-off for the AP PGECET 2022 will be determined by the following factors:
Q.1 What is the procedure for applying for the AP PGECET 2022?
Ans. The candidates who are interested in appearing for AP PGECET 2022 need to visit the official website. Candidates need create their accounts and submit their application forms online.
Q.2 When will the AP PGECET 2022 Application Form be available?
Ans. Based on the previous year’s analysis, AP PGECET 2022 Registration Process will begin in the first week of May 2022. The candidates are advised to keep visiting the official website to check the latest updates regarding the exam.
Q.3 Is there a way to amend mistakes on the application form?
Ans. Yes, the Authority will offer a correction service for the application form. The candidates need to make the changes accordingly and within the deadline. No modifications will be allowed once the deadline is passed.
Q.4 Is it possible to fill out the application form offline mode?
Ans. No, the Application Form can not be filled online. The candidates need to keep an eye on the important dates and follow the procedure accordingly.
Q.5 Is there going to be any negative marking in the exam?
Ans. No, the exam will not have any negative marking. Hence, the candidates are advised to attempt each and every question.
Q.6 Who is eligible to take the AP PGECET Exam?
Ans. Candidates who have completed 50 percent of engineering courses and 55 percent of pharmacy courses are eligible to take the AP PGECET Exam. Candidates from the reserved category receive a 5% discount.
Q.7 What are the AP PGECET 2022 qualifying marks?
Ans. To be considered for a rank in the AP PGECET, applicants must obtain a minimum of 25% in the exam.
Q.8 I have valid GATE scores. Is it still necessary for me to take the AP PGECET 2022?
Ans. No, you do not need to take the AP PGECET if you have passed the GATE and have a valid GATE scorecard.
Q.9 Is it possible to apply for more than one course with the AP PGECET 2022?
Ans. Without a doubt. Candidates who meet all of the eligibility requirements can apply for several courses through the AP PGECET.
Q.10 I completed my 12th grade; are I qualified to apply?
Ans. No, only applicants with a Bachelor's degree, such as B.E./B.Tech/B.Pharma, are eligible to take the exam. The candidates are advised to go through the eligibility criteria before appearing for the exam.
Q.11 What are the eligibility requirements for the AP PGECET Exam?
Ans. To qualify, candidates must receive a minimum of 30 points, or 25%. The AP PGECET Cutoffs, on the other hand, are constantly changing. For SC/ST candidates, there are no minimum marks.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.