AP LAWCET 2020 Counselling, Schedule, Procedure

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    AP LAWCET Counselling will be conducted by APSCHE in the first week of October 2020 on sche.ap.gov.in. The process is done in online mode to grant admission to shortlisted candidates in 3 Year and 5 Year Undergraduate and Postgraduate law program. Candidates who score 35% marks in AP LAWCET 2020 that is 30 out of 120 marks are eligible to appear in the counselling.

    • Create Login ID and Password to register on the official website and verify documents at the help desk.
    • Admit Card, Scorecard, Identity Proof, Educational Degrees, Photograph, Reservation Certificate are necessary documents to produce for counselling.
    • A stipulated non-refundable counselling fee of INR 1000 (INR 500 for SC/ ST candidates) is mandatory for coursec and college selection.
    • Candidates who participate in the 1st round of counselling are not eligible to appear in the next round.
    • Seat Allotment procedure will be done on the basis of merit and rank secured by the candidate in AP LAWCET 2020 Result.

    AP LAWCET 2020 Counselling Dates

    AP LAWCET 2020 Exam DateMay 8, 2020
    Announcement of AP LAWCET 2020 Result3rd week of May 2020
    Release of AP LAWCET Counselling notification1st  Week of October 2020
    Last Date to Modify Course Options1st Week of November 2020
    Final Allotment List Declaration1st Week of November 2020

    Documents Required for Counselling

    Documents Required for AP LAWCET Counselling

    It is mandatory for the students to bring the following documents at the time of counselling for verification. They must take the original documents along with their attested photocopies:

    1. AP LAWCET 2020 rank card/hall ticket
    2. AP LAWCET 2020 Hall ticket.
    3. Mark sheet of SSC or equivalent
    4. Mark sheet of Intermediate or equivalent
    5. Mark sheet of Qualifying Examination
    6. Degree Certificate of the Qualifying Examination
    7. Integrated Community Certificate/ Classification certificates for SC/ ST/ OBC
    8. Transfer Certificate
    9. Migration Certificate
    10. Residence of official deal with
    11. Income certifications or Ration card
    12. Sports/ PH/ NCC/ CAP Certificate if any
    13. 6 colour passport-sized photos

    AP LAWCET Counselling Procedure

    AP LAWCET 2020 Counselling Procedure

    The counselling for AP LAWCET 2020 will commence in June 2020. Students who have scored the qualifying marks are offered counselling in the sequence of the ranks they are assigned. At the time of counselling, students have to get their documents verified at the designated AP LAWCET counselling centres. Following are the steps to complete the counselling process:

    Step 1: APSCHE Counselling Notification

    Notification in newspapers with place and details of counselling is released by Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education. The press release contails all the important details regarding rank of candidates, registration process, documents required and their verification. A list of help line centers for reporting is also mentioned which is to be adhered by the candidate. 

    Step 2: Document Verification

    Candidates have to go through certificate verification step at the alloted Help line center to continue with the counselling process. Option to select desired law course and college will only be open once documents are fully verified. Following are the Help centers for certificate verification. 

    University/ InstituteLocation
    Andhra UniversityVisakhapatnam
    S.V UniversityTirupati
    Acharya Nagarjuna UniversityGuntur
    Sri Krishnadevaraya UniversityAnanthapuram
    Dr. BR Ambedkar UniversitySrikakulam

    Step 3: Pay AP LAWCET Counselling Fee

    At the time of Certificate and Document Verification at the help center, candidates have to pay the required counselling fee in online mode on the official website. The fees is non-refundable which is to be paid through Debit/ Credit card or Net Banking.

    CategoriesCounselling Fee
    Unreserved/ Other Backward ClassesINR 1000/-
    SC/ STINR 500/-

    Step 4: Choosing Course and College Preference

    • Once candidates have done their certificate verification at the help centers assigned by APSCHE, a login ID will be created and sent to registered mobile number of the candidate. 
    • Password has to be created using registration number, hall ticket number, date of birth. Candidates have to login at the official website using the Login Id and Password. A OTP will be generated after successful login. 
    • By using the OTP, candidates have to choose their course preference they want they pursue against each college. Any number of choices can be exercised, but a print out of options taken should be taken for future references. 
    Tip: Authorities advise the candidate to have a manual practice on paper to prepare a list of options to be opted and to prioritise them by consulting parents and friends. This will be beneficial for cadidates before AP LAWCET Web Counselling.

    Step 5: Freezing and Modifications of Courses

    Within a stipulated time candidates can change their course and college option preference. Even after the allotted time, AP LAWCET conducting body provides a final window to modify the options if not satisfied. 

    Step 6: Final Allotment of Seats

    APSCHE releases Final Allotment list on the official website. Candidates have to download the order and report through Self Reporting System. After which they have to essentially report at the designated college. 

    Self Reporting and manually reporting at the college are mandatory steps to retain a seat. Failing to do so at the mentioned time and venue can lead to cancellation of allotment and no further claim will be entertained.  

    Check AP LAWCET Participating Colleges with Fees

    AP LAWCET 2020 Seat Allotment

    Seat allotment will be done on the basis of student’s rank, category, and preference filled during counselling. Students will get SMS on their registered mobile number regarding their allotted course and college. Students are required to report to the allotted college to confirm their seat within the given time. If students are unable to report to the allotted college then their seat will be allotted to the next candidate.

    Important Tip: Candidates are advised not to login from multiple ID’s from a same computer at the same time. Once option entry is completed, window should be properly closed. 

    LLB/ LLM Courses through AP LAWCET

    LLB Courses Offered through AP LAWCET 2020

    BranchUndergraduate Law Course
    BBABL55 Years BBA LLB 
    BCMBL55 Years B.Com LLB
    LLB3YH3 Years LLB (Hons)
    LLB3YR3 Years LLB
    LLB5YH5 Years LLB (Hons)
    LLB5YR5 Years LLB

    LLM Courses Offered through AP LAWCET 2020

    Branch CodePost Graduate Law Course
    LLMBSLLLM in Business Law
    LLMCAMLLM in Constitutional Law and Administration Law
    LLMCLOLLM in Constitutional and Legal Order
    LLMCMLLLM in Commercial Law
    LLMCRMLLM in Criminal Law
    LLMCSLLLM in Corporate and Security Law
    LLMCSTLLM in Constitutional Law
    LLMFMLLLM in Family Law
    LLMHRTLLM in Human Right Law
    LLMILOLLM in International Law and Organisation
    LLMINTLLM in International Law
    LLMIPRLLM in Intellectual Property Rights
    LLMLBLLLM in Labour Law
    LLMLCLLLM in Labour Capital and Law
    LLMLILLLM in Labour and Industrial Law
    LLMLOCLLM in Law of Crimes
    Note: Candidates can apply to Minority Institutions as well, though allotment to such colleges depends on subject of availability of seatsafetr concerned minority student intake is done.

    Counselling Schedule: Course-wise

    CourseDocument verificationRanksCounselling date
    3 Year LLB programThird week of June 20201 – 2400Third-fourth week of June 2020
    3 Year LLB programThird week of June 20202401 – Last RankThird-fourth week of June 2020
    5 Year integrated BA LLB programThird week of June 20201 – Last RankThird-fourth week of June 2020

    Note:The official schedule of AP LAWCET Counselling will be released shortly.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    AP LAWCET Counselling FAQs

    Ques. What are AP LAWCET Counselling Centers for this year?

    Ans. AP LAWCET counselling will be conducted in five different regions. Certificate verification will also be done at these centres.

    AnanthapuramuSri Krishnadevaraya University
    GunturAcharya Nagarjuna University
    TirupatiSV University (old MBA building)
    VisakhapatnamAndhra University, Counselling CenterDr. BR Ambedkar University
    SrikakulamDr. BR Ambedkar University

    Ques.  What is the procedure followed by the authorities for the allocation of seats?

    Ans. As per authorities, seats will be allotted to law aspirants in order of their preference.

    Ques.  When will the academic year for accepted students at various colleges commence?

    Ans. For this year, the classes/ session will start in the first week of June 2020.

    Ques. How is the counselling of AP LAWCET done?

    Ans. The counselling is done on the merit cum preference basis, which means students with better ranks, will be allotted colleges of their choices first.

    Ques. Is it mandatory to bring the documents to the designated counselling centres?

    Ans. Yes, it is mandatory for the candidates to bring all their original documents at the time of counselling.

    Ques. Is the counselling centralized or conducted separately by each participating institute?

    Ans. All the counselling sessions are being conducted by Sri Krishnadevaraya University and the students will get to choose the college of their preference depending upon their ranks at the counselling sessions conducted by the mentioned organization.

    Ques.  How can students select a particular course and college?

    Ans. Students can select a particular course and college according to their rank in the merit list.

    Ques.  How is the counselling done?

    Ans. The counselling is done on the merit basis. 

    Ques.  How will the students register for counselling rounds?

    Ans. Students can register for counselling rounds by entering their Hall Ticket Number, Registration Number, Password and Date of Birth.

    Ques.  From where students can download the provisional allotment letter?

    Ans. Students can download the provisional allotment letter from the official website. 

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


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    bharat kumar

    need to write lawcet exam for distance education of law?

    22 Oct, 2019 11:40
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Bharat, this depends on the college/university in which you are applying for admission as the selection criteria varies from college to college. Generally, for distance courses, admission is based on merit in qualifying examination.

    22 Oct, 2019 12:01
    c ramyalakshmi

    councelling dates required please

    19 Oct, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ramyalakshmi, counselling procedure was expected to start from Oct 28, 2019. Kindly visit the official website for latest updates.

    13 Nov, 2019 15:25
    Esarapu Naveena

    When will be the aplawcet counselling 2019

    14 Oct, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Naveena, it is expected that the counselling procedure for AP-LAWCET will commence by the end of Oct, 2019.

    14 Oct, 2019 11:19

    APLawcet Counseling Dates ,Pls Pass the Information ,when will start

    12 Oct, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Christy, till now, there is no update from the official authorities regarding counselling dates.

    15 Oct, 2019 17:38

    Sir Pls Information about AP Lawcet counselling

    11 Oct, 2019 12:12
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Christy, AP-LAWCET counselling is expected to start by the end of Oct, 2019.

    11 Oct, 2019 13:16
    Surendhar Choudary

    Sir , please tell me the application lawcet counselling date

    09 Oct, 2019 08:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Surendhar, counselling dates have not been finalized yet by the authorities. Students can expect counselling to start in the month of Oct itself.

    09 Oct, 2019 10:08

    Could you please tell me law counselling dates

    03 Oct, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ganesh, counselling for AP-LAWCET was expected to commence in June, 2019. However, you may refer the official website of the exam authorities for more precise information.

    03 Oct, 2019 11:28
    kamalhassan KS

    sir, iam not attempt third forth week june counselling, is there any chance to get counselling seat at andhrauniversity? my rank was 292.

    27 Sep, 2019 14:48
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Kamal, as much time has passed after June, it cannot be predicted whether you'll get a chance or not. Kindly contact the exam authorities for further actions that you may take.

    27 Sep, 2019 15:09
    kampa charan sai prathap

    When will be the lawcet councelling what is the process

    10 Jul, 2019 00:20
    mannu singh

    Hi Prathap, Counseling starts from a third-fourth week of June 2019 and the procedure of counseling: AP LAWCET Online Counselling Registration Visit the official website of AP LAWCET. Click on ‘New Registration’ link Entering the details including Hall Ticket Number, AP LAWCET 2019 Registration Number, Password, Mobile Number, and Date of Birth. For completing registration, students have to pay a non-refundable registration fee of amount INR 1000 (for General category) and INR 500 (for SC/ ST category). Once the registration is complete, the selection page will be displayed on the screen. Candidates have to enter their hall ticket number, along with Rank and Mobile Number. The list of available colleges, courses, and course types will be shown on the left side of the table. Once the students select their preferred list of colleges, they can click the Save button An OTP will be sent by SMS to confirm. After pressing the confirm button the course and college will be sent to the candidate’s mobile number. Students are advised to take the printout of the same and carefully go through the list to finalize it.

    11 Jul, 2019 13:37

    Hello,I have completed my Certificate Verification on 12/10/2018 and due to some technical issues, i didnt completed my Web Allotment process. so can you please provide the information that "Second Web Allotment is there or not?, if it is there when it will conduct?"

    20 Oct, 2018 00:20
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Srinivas, It depends upon the Exam authority to give the Second web allotment, you may please contact to them.

    20 Oct, 2018 11:06

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