AKNUCET 2020 Application Form (Out), Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus and Result

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    AKNUCET 2020 will be conducted in the month of May in 11 different districts of Andhra Pradesh for admission to Adikavi Nannaya University, Rajamahendravaram. Candidates having a UG degree with a minimum of 50% can apply. Check AKNUCET Eligibility

    • Application fee is expected to be INR 500 for general or OBC and INR 300 for SC/ST/PH.
    • The exam consists of 100 MCQs to be solved in 90 minutes. Check AKNUCET Exam Pattern
    • Candidates who obtained the required percentage will be called for the admission process.
    • In case the number of applications received for the exam is less than the number of seats offered then the admission to the course will be done on the basis of marks obtained in the qualifying degree.

    Latest: AKNUCET 2020 Application Form has been released on the official website on March 11, 2020.

    AKNUCET 2020 Exam Highlights

    Full FormAdikavi Nannaya University Common Entrance Test
    Conducting BodyAdikavi Nannaya University
    Mode of ExamOffline
    Exam LevelNational
    Official Websitehttp://www.aknudoa.in
    Duration of Exam1 hour and 30 minutes
    Courses OfferedM.Sc., M.Com., M.A., M.Ed., M.P.Ed and MHRM

    AKNUCET Exam Dates

    AKNUCET 2020 Exam Dates

    The official dates of the exam are yet to be declared. Candidates aspiring to take the exam can go through the dates given below:

    Application form available fromMarch 11, 2020
    Last date to fill application formApril 26, 2020
    Last date to submit the form with late fee (INR 500)May 4, 2020
    Form correction window3rd week of April – 1st week of May 2020
    Hall ticket available from1st week of May 2020
    Exam Date2nd week of May 2020
    Result declared on2nd week of May 2020

    AKNUCET Eligibility

    AKNUCET 2020 Eligibility

    The exam conducting body lays down a few ground rules regarding the eligibility of aspiring candidates. The eligibility criteria are listed below.

    • Candidates who have their ug degree or are appearing for their final semester exam are eligible to apply.
    • Candidates from other Universities recognized by any state or central government will be considered for admission if they have a three-year Bachelor Degree of 10+2+3 or 12+3 or 11+1+3 pattern, with the required minimum percentage of marks by AKNU.
    • Candidates who have got a bachelor degree by distance education without 10+2+3 pattern are also eligible for admission by providing a residence certificate.
    • Bachelor Degree in B.A/B.Sc./B.Com/B.Litt. and B.L from Universities other than those in the state of Andhra Pradesh is acceptable provided they are recognised by Govt.
    • Candidates need a minimum of 50% marks in Group Subjects (Part II) for admission into all arts, m.ed. and science and engineering courses. For SC/ST candidates, a minimum aggregate of 45% marks in group subjects (Part II) is sufficient.
    • The minimum age required to apply for is 21 years. There is no specified upper age limit.
    • The eligibility criteria are specific for each subject. Given below are the test codes for each subject that one can apply for AKNUCET.
    Name of SubjectTest Code
    Life Sciences101
    Physical Sciences102
    Mathematical Sciences103
    Chemical Sciences104
    Humanities & Social Sciences201

    AKNUCET Application Form

    AKNUCET 2020 Application Form

    AKNUCET 2020 Application Form will be available from the first week of February 2020. Correctly fill all the fields during the registration as they cannot be edited later. Also, incomplete forms are subject to rejection. The steps for the application process are given below:

    • Visit the official website.
    • Find the link to the application form and fill the basic information asked. You will receive a registration number and password after registration.
    • After submission of the details, access and fill the application form will all the required details- personal, academic and other.
    • Verify the details entered correctly and move to the next step of fee payment.
    • Remit the fee of INR 500 in online mode only- debit card/credit card or net banking.
    • Print the final application form generated after fee payment for future reference.

    Note: The application fee is INR 500 (INR 300 for SC/ST/PH). If candidates do not pay the fee within the stipulated time, they will have to pay a late fine of an additional INR 500.

    AKNUCET 2020 Hall Ticket

    AKNUCET hall ticket will be available from the last week of April 2020. Candidates have to log in by using their application number and password to download the admit card.

    Steps to download admit card:

    • Visit the official website.
    • Login using your application number/ registration number and password.
    • Submit the details and find AKNUCET Hall Ticket
    • Download and print the hall ticket in case of no errors.

    Hall ticket contains all relevant details like exam center, exam center code, test code, exam time, etc. Thus, they are advised to take multiple print outs and keep the admit card safe for all future correspondence.

    AKNUCET 2020 Exam Centers

    AKNUCET 2020 Exam Centers

    Candidates can fill up to 3 choices of exam centers at the time of registration. Candidates must also note that if the total number of candidates for a certain test is less than 200, the test will be conducted at Rajamahendravaram center only.

    There are 11 exam centers across Andhra Pradesh. The list of exam centers are as follows:

    Exam Centre CodeExam Centre Name
    10Janagareddy Gudem

    AKNUCET 2020 Exam Pattern

    AKNUCET 2020 Exam Pattern

    The exam will be conducted in offline mode. Candidates will have to answer all questions asked to them in an OMR sheet. Candidates can use only blue or black ballpoint pen to mark their answers in the OMR sheet. Read more AKNUCET Exam Pattern

    • Total 100 multiple choice questions will be asked in the exam.
    • Duration of the exam will be 1 hour and 30 minutes.
    • The questions will be asked in English except for the test on Telugu which will be asked in Telugu.

    The highlights of the exam pattern are given below for candidates to have a better understanding of the same:

    Mode of ExaminationOffline
    Number of Questions100
    Maximum Marks100
    Duration of Exam1 hour 30 minutes
    Sections in Paper1

    AKNUCET 2020 Syllabus

    Syllabus includes topics from the undergraduate course curriculum of the applied subject. Here are the important topics from each subject:

    AKNUCET Syllabus: Life Sciences

    The test code for Life Sciences is 101. Given below are the important topics from this section. These are the topics from which most of the questions are asked in the Life Sciences section:

    Cell BiologyGenetics
    Molecular Biology and Genetic EngineeringBiotechnology
    TechniquesEcology, Environment and Evolution
    Animal SciencePlant

    AKNUCET Syllabus: Physical Sciences

    The test code for Physical Sciences section in the exam is 102. Given below are the most asked topics from this subject in AKNUCET 2020:

    • Electricity, Magnetism and Electronics- Electrostatics, Electromagnetic Induction, Digital Principles, Magnetostatics, Capacitance, Dielectrics and Maxwell’s equations and EM waves
    • Modern Physics- Quantum Mechanics, Uncertainty Principle, Schrodinger Wave Equation, Nuclear Physics Nuclear Structure, Alpha and Beta Decays, Atomic Spectra
    • Solid State Physics- X-ray Diffraction, Crystal Structure, Nanomaterials, Bonding in Crystals, Magnetism and Superconductivity
    • Thermodynamics and Optics- Kinetic theory of gases, Thermodynamics, Quantum theory of radiation, Aberrations, Interference, Diffraction, Polarization and Laser, Fibre and Optics
    • Mechanics and Wave Oscillations- Vector Analysis, Mechanics of Particles, Special theory of relativity, Damped and forced oscillations, Complex vibrations, Fundamentals of vibrations and Ultrasonic

    AKNUCET Syllabus: Mathematical Sciences

    The test code for this subject is 103. Here are the important topics from this subject asked in the exam:

    Linear Algebra and Vector CalculusAbstract Algebra & Real Analysis
    Real NumbersDifferentiation and Integration
    Differential EquationsSolid Geometry

    AKNUCET Syllabus: Geology

    Test code for the Geology section is 105. Here are the important topics for this section:

    • Paleontology, Indian Geology and Economic Geology- Palaeontology, Indian Geology and Economic Geology
    • Petrology and Structural Geology- Nature and scope of Petrology (Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic rocks) and Structural Geology
    • Physical Geology, Crystallography and Mineralogy- Physical Geology, Crystallography and Mineralogy

    AKNUCET Syllabus: Humanities and Social Sciences

    The test code for this subject is 201 in AKNUCET. Here are the important topics for this subject:

    • Reasoning
    • Numerical Ability
    • General English
    • Current Affairs

    AKNUCET Syllabus: English

    The test code for English in AKNUCET 2020 is 202. Here are the important topics for this subject in the exam:

    • Literary terms, Genres, Literary Movements and Trends, Critical concepts
    • Verb, verb patterns and structures, phrasal verbs concord, Active and Passive Voice, Prepositions, Question tags, Articles, synonyms and antonyms, one-word substitutes, Note taking, confusable
    • Comprehension – unknown poem and passage, Letter writing, Idioms, and phrases

    AKNUCET 2020 Result

    AKNUCET 2020 result will be announced in the second week of May. Results will determine the next steps of the admission process. Given below are the steps to check the result:

    • Visit the official website of AKNUCET
    • Find the link to check the result and click on it
    • You are redirected to a new page wherein you have to log in using the credentials- Registration number and password
    • Submit the details and download the scorecard.

    AKNUCET 2020 Admission Process

    After the declaration of result and the rank of the candidates is determined, the admission process will be conducted based on the rank received by all candidates.

    • The admission schedule will be announced online.
    • Seats will be divided according to the courses, candidates’ category and colleges.
    • The admission fee will differ accordingly.
    • Reservation rules as specified by the government will apply.

    At the time of admission, candidates will have to present the following documents in original:

    • AKNUCET 2020 rank card and admit card.
    • UG degree pass certificate. If the candidate is in their final year, they will have to provide a provisional pass certificate.
    • Consolidated mark sheet of UG Degree.
    • Transfer and conduct certificate from the last institution attended by the candidate.
    • Migration certificate, if the candidate has completed their UG degree from any other university.
    • Caste and community certificates, if applicable.
    • Marksheets from class X and XII level.
    • 4 recent passport-sized photograph.

    AKNUCET Seat Intake and Participating Colleges

    The college wise seat intake for colleges affiliated under AKNU are as follows:

    For PG Science courses

    Given below are the colleges affiliated through AKNU for admission to the post-graduate science courses:

    S.K. B. R. Degree College, AmalapuramBiotechnology - 30
    Organic Chemistry - 30
    D.L.R. Degree College, GollalamamidadaAnalytical Chemistry - 30
    Organic Chemistry - 30
    V.S. Lakshmi Women ‘s College, KakinadaBiochemistry - 30
    Physics - 30
    Maths - 40
    Computer Science - 40
    Organic Chemistry - 30
    Aditya Degree College, KakinadaBiochemistry - 30
    Microbiology - 30
    Analytical Chemistry - 30
    Organic Chemistry - 30
    Aditya Degree College for Women, KakinadaBiochemistry - 30
    Microbiology - 30
    Analytical Chemistry - 30
    Organic Chemistry - 30
    P.R. Govt. College, KakinadaZoology - 30
    Physics - 30
    Maths - 30
    Analytical Chemistry - 30
    Organic Chemistry - 30
    Ideal College of Arts & Science, KakinadaComputer Science - 40
    Analytical Chemistry - 30
    Organic Chemistry - 30
    Rajiv Gandhi Inst. of Mgt. & Sci, KakinadaBiochemistry - 30
    Microbiology - 30
    Physics - 30
    Computer Science - 40
    Analytical Chemistry - 30
    Organic Chemistry - 30
    Lamp Deg & PG College, MummidivaramOrganic Chemistry - 30
    Al-Ameer Institute of Mgt.& Tech. RajahmundryBiochemistry - 30
    Microbiology - 30
    Analytical Chemistry - 30
    Organic Chemistry - 30

    For PG Arts courses

    Given below is the seat intake for Post-graduate courses in Arts through colleges affiliated under AKNU:

    St.Mary‘s College of Education KakinadaM. Ed. - 50
    Benaiah Christian College of EducationM. Ed. - 50
    SGS Govt. IASE, RajahmundryM. Ed - 50 (R)
    DNR College of Education, Bhimavaram, W.G.Dt.M. Ed - 50
    GTP College of Education, Bhimavaram, W.G.Dt.M. Ed - 50
    Nova College of Education, Vegavaram, Jangareddigudem, W.G.Dt.M. Ed - 50
    Montessori College of Education, Tadepalligudem, W.G. DtM. Ed - 50
    SKBR Degree College, Amalapuram, E.G.Dist.M. Com - 40
    English - 40
    Economics - 40
    M. H. R. M - 40
    P.V.R. Trust College, KakinadaM. Com - 40
    P.R. Govt. College, KakinadaM. Com - 30
    Economics - 30

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

    Fee Structure

    • 500


    Sample/Mock Papers


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    1 Comment
    Lalitha Surya

    Mention msc computer science syllabus

    18 Apr, 2019 16:33
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Lalitha, syllabus for the entrance exam is not predefined. The syllabus would consist of the topics that you have already studied in the qualifying examination i.e. graduation.

    18 Apr, 2019 17:15

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