AUCET 2020


    AUCET 2020 Dates,(Postponed), Application Form, Pattern, Syllabus and Result

    Andhra University Common Entrance Test (AUCET) is a state-level entrance exam conducted by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. It is conducted for admission to post-graduate courses offered by the colleges affiliated with Andhra Univerisity and Dr BR Ambedkar University, Srikakulam. AUCET 2020 will be held in July.

    AUCET 2020 Application Form was likely to be available after May 17, 2020, at however, due to extension in lockdown, the schedule has been postponed. The forms are expected to be available in first week of June 2020. The last date for submission of online application form without late fee will be Third week of June 2020 (tentative). The application fee for candidates of General Category is INR 600. Candidates must possess a valid 10+2 certificate to apply for the test.

    AUCET 2020 EligibilityAUCET 2020 Exam PatternTop colleges accepting AUCET Score
    • AUCET 2020 will be conducted in paper pen mode.
    • The question paper will consist of 100 objective type questions to be attempted in 90 minutes.
    • AUCET 2020 result will be declared in the fourth week of July.
    • The minimum pass percentage for general category candidates is 50%.

    AUCET 2020 Highlights

    Exam NameAndhra University Common Entrance Test 
    Conducting BodyDirectorate of Admission Andhra University
    Exam LevelState
    Periodicity Yearly
    Exam DateJuly 2020
    Exam ModeOffline mode
    Courses OfferedM.Sc., M.A., M.Com., M.H.R.M., M.J.M.C., M.L.I.Sc., M.P.Ed., M.Ed., M.Tech, M.Sc 5 -Year Integrated Courses in Geology and Chemistry (Applied Chemistry)
    AUCET Helpline0891-2573441 |

    AUCET 2020 Exam Dates

    The registration and exam dates for AUCET 2020 are yet to be declared by the authorities. The table below enlists all the important dates related to the exam:

    EventsDates (tentative)
    Release of AUCET 2020 application formFirst week of June
    Closure of online applicationThird week of June  2020
    Closure of online application with late feeThird week of June 2020
    Release of AUCET 2020 Admit cardLast week of June  2020 
    AUCET 2020 Exam DateJuly 2020 
    Declaration of AUCET 2020 ResultLast week of July 2020 
    AUCET Counselling Date 2020First week of August  2020 

    AUCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    AUCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria as issued by the Directorate of Admission Andhra University are mentioned below:

    Nationality and Domicile

    • Candidates must be a citizen of India.
    • Candidate should belong to the Andhra Pradesh state and must hold a valid proof of the state’s residency as subsequently amended in the Andhra Pradesh State, Educational Institutions 1974.

    Educational Qualifications

    • Candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board as equivalent to as Andhra University with minimum 50% marks (45% for reserved categories).
    • Candidates who have appeared/appearing for their final year examination in 2020 only are eligible.

    Age Limit

    • There is no age limit to appear for AUCET 2020.
    • The maximum eligible age to apply for a fee reimbursement for reserved classes (SC/ST) is 34 and for EBC/Minorities/Disabled candidates is 30 years.

    How to fill AUCET 2020 Application Form?

    The application form can only be filled online. The steps to apply for AUCET are mentioned below:

    Step 1: Registration

    1. Go to the official website
    2. Fill in all the personal details listed below to register:
      • Name of the candidate
      • Candidate’s DOB (DD/MM/YYYY)
      • Candidate’s Mobile No.
      • Nationality
      • Valid E-Mail id
      • Year of Passing (10th, 12th)
      • Parent’s Name
      • category (SC/ST/ OBC/General)
      • Aadhaar No
    3. Click on Register. A confirmation email will be sent to the registered email ID.
    4. Login with the credentials received.

    Step 2: Filling up AUCET 2020 Application Form

    1. Click on the link AUCET 2020 Application Form.
    2. Fill in the personal and educational details asked.
    3. Select a security question and answer it.
    4. Click on Submit.
    5. Download and take a print out of the application form.

    Step 3: Uploading Images and Documents

    Candidates must upload the scanned copies of the following documents in the application form:

    Document to be uploaded
    Passport size photographMigration certificate
    10th standard mark sheet12th class passing mark sheet

    Step 4: Payment of Application Fee

    AUCET 2020 application fees can be paid online using Debit card/Credit card/Net banking. The catgory wise application fee is given in the table below:

    CategoryApplication Fee
    General/OBCINR 600
    SC/ST/ PHINR 500

    AUCET 2020 Admit Card

    AUCET 2020 Admit Card will be released online on the official website of Andhra University in June 2020. Candidates who have successfully registered for the exam can download their admit cards through following steps:

    1. Go to the official website of Andhra University.
    2. Login using Registration No. and Password.
    3. Click on Download AUCET 2020 Admit Card.
    4. Download and take a print of the admit card.
    5. Paste a passport size photograph on it.

    Details on AUCET 2020 Admit card

    • Name of the applicant
    • Photograph
    • Category
    • Roll number
    • Date of Birth
    • Details of AUCET 2020 examination
    • Date, Time and venue of the entrance test
    • Important instructions to be followed on the day of examination.


    In case of any discrepancy, candidates must immediately report to Andhra University office located in Vishakhapatnam. They can either contact the authorities via email or by sending a complaint through post.The address and e-mail id is mentioned below:

    Andhra University,

    Visakhapatnam - 530 003,

    Andhra Pradesh, India.


    AUCET 2020 Exam Centers

    • AUCET 2020 will conducted across 8 cities in the state of Andhra Pradesh.
    • Candidates have to select their preference of center while filling the application form.
    • No request regarding the change of exam center will be entertained after the submission of application form.
    Exam CitiesExam Cities

    AUCET 2020 Exam Pattern

    AUCET Exam pattern

    • AUCET will be conducted in offline mode.
    • The question paper is comprised of 100 objective type questions.
    • Time duration to complete the paper is 90 minutes.
    • For every correct answer, 1 mark will be awarded.
    • There is no negative marking for incorrect answer.
    • The questions will be from Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Geology, English, Physical Sciences, and Humanities and Social Sciences etc.

    Check Detailed AUCET 2020 Exam Pattern

    AUCET 2020 Results

    • AUCET 2020 Result is expected to be released in last week of June 2020.
    • The result will be declared on the official website as score cards.
    • On the basis of results, seats will be allotted to students for various colleges. By following the below steps, candidates can access AUCET 2020 results:
      1. Visit Andhra University official website
      2. Login using valid credentials
      3. Click on “AUCET 2020 result”.
      4. Score card will be displayed on the screen.
      5. Download AUCET 2020 Result for future reference.

    Details on AUCET 2020 score card 

    • Name of the candidate
    • Roll number of the candidate
    • Date of Birth of the candidate
    • Total marks of the paper
    • Marks secured by the candidate
    • Overall cut off category wise
    • Total marks scored by the candidate

    AUCET 2020 Cut off

    The minimum marks required for qualifying in AUCET 2020, as stipulated by the conducting authority is mentioned in the table below. There will be no rounding off marks to the nearest whole number. Candidates who score more than or equal to the stated cut off will be eligible for further rounds in the admission process.

    CategoryMinimum Cut off Percentage

    AUCET 2020 Tie Breaker Criteria

    In case of a tie between marks scored by two or more candidates following criteria will be followed to select the preferred candidate:

    • Candidates who secured more marks in their 10+2 examination will be preferred.
    • If the tie still exists, candidate older in age shall be given preference.

    AUCET 2020 Counselling

    • AUCET 2020 counselling will be conducted in the month of July.
    • Candidates who score more than or equal to the stated cut off will be called for the counselling process. 
    • Candidates have to register on the official website for counselling.
    • Candidates will be alloted date and time slot for counselling category wise.
    • Candidates will be alloted colleges on merit cum preference basis.
    • To confirm admission in a college and course of their choice, candidates must pay the admission fee within the stipulated time limit.
    • Candidates must carry the following documents for verification during the counselling session:
    Documents for AUCET Counselling
    Valid government id proofAUCET 2020 admit card
    AUCET 2020 score card10th standard mark sheet
    12th standard mark sheetMigration certificate
    Character certificateCommunity certificate (SC/ST/OBC)
    Four recent colored passport size photographsSpecial certificates such as NCC, NSS, PH, Sports

    *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

    • 600


    • 500


    Sample/Mock Papers


    Full practice Papers for AUCET 2020




    Gayatri Patnana

    How to open officia lwebsite for Andrauniversity entrance exam

    21 Apr, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Gayatri, you can follow this link to visit the official website of the university:

    21 Apr, 2020 00:41
    Dondapati Jeneesha

    Hi sir I am completed bsc food technology in 2020 I am interested In msc nutrition. What is the last date for entrance exam

    16 Apr, 2020 21:01
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Jeneesha, candidates can apply for entrance exam till April 30, 2020 (tentatively).

    17 Apr, 2020 01:41
    ugrapalli pavani

    Hai sir send me aucet 2020 application link

    10 Apr, 2020 11:58
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ugrapalli, here is the link to apply for the concerned exam: CUCET Registration

    10 Apr, 2020 12:18

    Sir when will be the notification of PG entrance exam of Andhra University released

    02 Apr, 2020 23:04
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Jayashankar, application forms were expected to release from Mar 22, 2020.

    02 Apr, 2020 23:52
    Nooka Manasa

    when will the application form be released by AU?

    31 Mar, 2020 18:11
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Nooka, entrance exam forms were scheduled to release from Mar 22, 2020. However, the date has been extended and has not been announced yet.

    31 Mar, 2020 18:45

    how can we apply for aucet 2020

    02 Apr, 2020 15:56

    Hi sir iam completed BPEd, now iam interested course M PEd, wt is last date about this entrence exam

    31 Mar, 2020 13:38
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Pothula, candidates can apply for AUCET till April 30, 2020 (tentatively).

    31 Mar, 2020 16:10

    Hi sir, I have completed my degree in Bsc,I am eligible for aucet

    27 Mar, 2020 20:28
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Boyasharda , yes you are eligible for this if you have attained 50% of marks in graduation

    27 Mar, 2020 21:00

    when was aucet notification released

    25 Mar, 2020 00:20
    ghanta sreesowmya

    hi sir, i have completed my BTech in the stream of C.S.E in 2020 .am I eligible for AUCET

    18 Mar, 2020 09:46
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Sreesowmya, yes, you are eligible for this exam provided you have scored at least 50% marks in intermediate.

    18 Mar, 2020 09:51
    Shaik Faizun

    Hi sir/mam iam from Telangana state we are eligible for MSC agriculture biotechnology?

    06 Mar, 2020 09:17
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Faizun, yes, you can register for this exam but you will not be considered as home-state student. Thus, you will not be able to avail benefits of reservation under that category.

    06 Mar, 2020 10:35

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