Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (AP PGECET) is AP State Level Common Entrance Test for admission into Regular PG Courses in Engineering, Technology, Pharmacy (ME / M.Tech./ M.Pharmacy ), Graduate level Pharm-D (Post Baccalaureate) for the academic year 2016 - 2017 conducted by JNTU, Kakinada on behalf of A.P. State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE), a statutory Body of the Government of A.P.
Eligible candidates who wish to apply for AP PGECET – 2016 may submit their applications through online mode only. Online submission of application will commence from 06.03.2016. The related information regarding eligibility, syllabi, instructions and procedure for online application are available on the website www.appgecet.org or www.jntuk.edu.in
Registration fee - .600/- ( .300/- for SC / ST candidates) for one test. In case a student wants to appear for more than one test, separate registration fee has to be paid for each test.
Examination dates - 25-05-2016 to 27-05-2016, detailed time table is available on the website.
PG Professional Programs - The A.P. State Council of Higher Education, Hyderabad will be issuing a separate notification for admission as per the admission policy for PG professional courses. Preference will be given to GATE qualified candidates in admissions to various PG professional programmes in the Institutions / Colleges of the State of Andhra Pradesh. After exhausting GATE qualified candidates, the remaining vacant seats will be filled with those candidates who have secured ranks in the APPGECET-2016 as per Merit Order. As per the latest AICTE approval process Hand Book eligibility criterion for admission to Engineering and Pharmacy courses is 50% marks in group subjects taken together in the qualifying examination (45% for reserved category). However candidates shall fulfill the eligibility criteria laid down in the relevant GOs at the time of admissions.
All PG programmes of Part-Time / SSS / Sponsored courses shall not come under the purview of this test (APPGECET-2016)
Graduate Level Pharm-D (PB) course - Please note that this is a Graduate level 3-year program (UG) in Pharmacy with B.Pharmacy as entry qualification approved by Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi. Candidates qualified in APPGECET – 2016 only will be eligible for admission into the course on the basis of merit.
- The candidate should be of Indian Nationality.
- The Candidate should belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh.
- The Candidate should satisfy the local/ non-local status requirements as laid down in the regulations of admission.
- Candidate should obtain at least 50% marks (45% in case candidate belonging to reserved
- category) in the qualifying examination.
Visakhapatnam - Andhra University College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam
Kakinada - University College of Engineering, Kakinada
Vijayawada - V R Siddartha Engineering College, Vijayawada
Guntur - College of Engineering, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur
Tirupathi - Sri Venkateswara University College of Engineering, Tirupathi
Anantapuram - JNTU College of Engineering, Ananthapuram
AP PGECET 2016 Exam Important Dates
AP PGECET 2016 Important Dates
AP PGECET Notification 2016