AP POLYCET 2020 Exam Dates(Postponed), Application Form, Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

    Megha Rohilla Megha Rohilla
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    AP POLYCET 2020 has been postponed due to an extension in the lockdown in wake of CIVID-19 crisis. Revised Schedule to be announced soon. State Board of Technical Education and Training, Amaravati will be the conducting body of AP POLYCET 2020. The paper will commence in pen and paper-based mode at 41 exam centres in the state of Andhra Pradesh for admitting students in technical and engineering programs offered by colleges of the State. The exam dates will be announced soon by the conducting authority.

    Latest: AP POLYCET 2020 Applications have been further extended till July 21, 2020, due to COVID-19 pandemic. Apply here

    • AP POLYCET 2020 Application Form has been released on March 16, 2020.
    • The paper consists of total 120 questions from three subjects i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. 
    • Physics and Chemistry have 30 questions each and Mathematics has 60 questions.
    • One mark is awarded for every correct answer. There is no negative marking.
    • Each college will release its separate category-wise cut off for making admission decision. Check AP Polycet Participating Institutes 

    AP POLYCET Exam Highlights

    AP POLYCET 2020 Exam Highlights

    Name of the examAndhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test (AP POLYCET)
    Conducting BodyState Board of Technical Education & Training, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad
    Official websitepolycetap.nic.in
    CourseEngineering and non-engineering diploma courses
    Exam modeOffline
    Number of sections3 (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics)
    Duration2 hours

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    AP POLYCET Exam Dates

    AP POLYCET 2020 Exam Dates

    AP POLYCET 2020 exam dates are given below: -

    Availability of Application formMarch 16, 2020
    Last Date of Submission of Application FormsJuly 21, 2020 (Extended)
    AP POLYCET 2020 Exam DateTo be announced
    AP POLYCET 2020 Result DateTo be announced

    AP POLYCET Eligibility Criteria

    AP POLYCET 2020 Eligibility

    A candidate must check his or her AP POLYCET 2020 eligibility before appearing for the exam. The eligibility conditions for AP POLYCET 2020 are given below:

    Nationality: Candidates must be Indian citizens.

    Domicile: Students must belong to Andhra Pradesh state. Candidates must pass the qualifying exam from the schools of the state.

    Age: There is no age limit for appearing the AP POLYCET exam.


    • Students must have passed SSC exam/class 10 conducted by the State Board of Secondary Education, Andhra Pradesh/ Telangana.
    • Those belonging to NIOS/CBSE/ICSE/ or equivalent exam recognized by A.P. government can also apply.
    • Candidates must pass all subjects including Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry with minimum 35% marks in each subject.
    • Students appearing are also eligible to apply.

    AP POLYCET Application Form

    AP POLYCET 2020 Application Form

    Please the read the eligibility conditions and prospectus before filling the AP POLYCET 2020 Application Form. The steps to fill the AP POLYCET 2020 registration form are given below: -

    • Application forms can be filled and submitted in online mode only.
    • Visit the website appolycet.e-pragati.in
    • Click 'Candidate Registration' and register yourself
    • Search for AP POLYCET 2020 Application Form.
    • Fill all the necessary details
    • Submit it along with the application fee.

    AP POLYCET Application Fee

    • The application fee is Rs. 330.
    • The application fee can be remitted through online/mee seva/payment gateway/net banking/ and also Polytechnics help line centers.
    • Upload the documents along with the application form.
    • Save the application number for further use.

    AP POLYCET 2020 Admit Card

    AP POLYCET 2020 Admit card is available one week before the exam. Without AP POLYCET 2020 Admit Card, no candidate will be allowed to sit in the examination hall. 

    • Visit the site appolycet.nic.in
    • Log in using your Registration ID and password.
    • Search for AP POLYCET 2020 admit card.
    • Enter application number and other details.
    • Click on “Submit”.
    • Your AP POLYCET 2020 hall ticket will appear on the screen.
    • Download it and a take a print-out of it.
    • Check the details and if there are any discrepancies, contact the exam authorities immediately.

    AP POLYCET 2020 Exam Centers

    There are 41 exam centers for AP POLYCET 2020 exam in the state of Andhar Pradesh. These are in the districts of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Chittor, Kadapa, Nellore, Ananthpur, Kurnool, Prakasham, Krishna, Godavari, Guntur etc.

    AP POLYCET Exam Pattern

    AP POLYCET Exam Pattern 2020

    AP POLYCET 2020 exam is conducted in offline mode. Candidates have to mark the answers in OMR sheets. The questions are multiple choice type. There are three sections in the question paper.

    • Questions are based on Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
    • Total number of questions is 120.
    • Physics: 30 questions, Chemistry: 30 questions, Mathematics: 60 questions
    • Each question carries 1 mark.
    • There is no negative marking.
    • Exam duration is of 2 hours.
    Exam ModeOffline
    Type of questionsMultiple choice objective questions
    Total questions120
    Total marks120
    Negative markingNo
    SubjectsPhysics, Chemistry and Maths
    Questions in each sectionPhysics: 30 questions, Chemistry: 30 questions, Mathematics: 60 questions
    Duration2 hours

    AP POLYCET Detailed Syllabus

    AP POLYCET 2020 Syllabus

    Questions in AP POLYCET 2020 exam will be asked from the syllabus of class 10. Check the table below for AP POLYCET 2020 syllabus: -

    PhysicsUnits and dimensions Work, Power, and Energy Elements of vectors Heat and Thermodynamics Kinematics and Friction Simple harmonic motion and acoustics Reflection of Light Refraction of Light at Plane Surface Refraction of Light at Curved Surface Modern Physics
    ChemistryAtomic Structure Chemical Bonding Water Technology Solutions Fuels Electro-Chemistry Acids and Bases Corrosion Polymers Environmental chemistry
    MathematicsNumber System, Real Numbers, Linear Equations, Polynomials, Algebra, Quadratic Equations, Trigonometry, Progressions, Sets, Geometry, Coordinate Geometry, Surface Areas & Volume, Mensuration, Statistics, Mathematical Modelling, Probability

    AP POLYCET 2020 Preparation Books are given below in the table: -

    A Complete Practice Book in Chapter Wise Format for POLYCET 2020 (Andhra Pradesh & Telangana State)SIA
    Polytechnic Entrance Examination Guide 2020VGS Publications

    AP POLYCET 2020 Result

    AP POLYCET 2020 Result will be declared in the official website in First week of May 2020. On the basis of result, a separate merit list will be prepared. Candidates can check their result by using their roll number and date of birth. 

    Steps to check AP POLYCET 2020 are given below: -

    1. Go to the link
    2. Enter your Roll Number
    3. Click on “Submit” button.
    4. AP POLYCET 2020 result page will open.
    5. Download and take a print out of AP POLYCET 2020 result.

    AP POLYCET Counselling

    AP POLYCET 2020 Counselling

    After the announcement of the result and cut off, the conducting authorities will update information related to the counselling on the official website. AP POLYCET 2020 counselling will start in last week of August (tentatively). At the time of AP POLYCET 2020 counselling, students have to choose the college and the course in which they want to get admission. The admission will be offered as per the preference and rank obtained in entrance exam.

    Documents required for AP POLYCET 2020 counselling are given below: -

    • SSC Mark sheet and Passing certificate
    • HSC Mark sheet and Passing certificate
    • AP POLYCET 2020 Admit Ticket
    • AP POLYCET 2020 Rank Card/Score Card
    • Domicile Certificate
    • Passport size photographs
    • Transfer Certificate
    • Category Certificate

    AP POLYCET 2020 FAQs

    Ques. When will the application form be available of AP POLYCET 2020?

    Ans. The registration window for AP POLYCET 2020 will open from March 16, 2020. The application form will be made available online and candidates are requested to visit the official website to fill in the form.

    Ques. Can I edit AP POLYCET application form after I have submitted?

    Ans. No, the application form once submitted can not be edited. There’s no provision of application form correction.

    Ques. I have completed M.Sc in Biology from a university in Andhra Pradesh. Am I eligible to apply for the examination?

    Ans. Yes. Any student who has passed class 10th examination from school/university of the state can appear for the examination.

    Ques. What all documents are required at the time of counselling?

    Ans. Following documents are required at the time of AP POLYCET 2020 Counselling:

    • SSC Mark sheet and Passing certificate
    • HSC Mark sheet and Passing certificate
    • AP POLYCET 2020 Admit Ticket
    • AP POLYCET 2020 Rank Card/Score Card
    • Domicile Certificate
    • Passport size photographs
    • Transfer Certificate
    • Category Certificate

    Ques. My cousin is studying in class 10th in Hyderabad. Can she sit for AP POLYCET 2020?

    Ans. Yes, your cousin is eligible to register for the examination.

    *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

    • 330


    Sample/Mock Papers


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