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AUCET 2021 Exam Pattern, Syllabus and Marking Scheme

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AUCET 2021 Exam Pattern consists of questions from Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Geology, English, Physical Sciences, and Humanities and Social Sciences, etc from the undergraduate level. The duration of the exam will be 90 minutes. There is no negative marking for the wrong attempt in AUCET 2021.

AUCET 2021 Syllabus is also based on important topics from the undergraduate level. The question paper is set according to the courses applied by the candidates for the post-graduateprogram. Read the article below to get an insight into AUCET exam pattern and syllabus.

  • AUCET entrance test is conducted through the offline mode i.e. it is a Paper-Pen Based Test.
  • It is comprised of 100 objective type and multiple-choice questions.
  • Time duration to complete the paper is 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • For every correct answer, 1 mark will be awarded

AUCET 2021 (Andhra University Common Entrance Test) is conducted by Andhra University for admission to various postgraduate courses. AUCET 2021 will tentatively be held in May 2021.

AUCET 2021 Pattern Highlights

AUCET 2021 comprises of multiple choice questions. The following table shows the examination pattern of AUCET 2021:

Exam Mode Offline (Pen Paper Based)
Number of Papers 7
Number of Sections 7 (Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Geology, Humanities & Social Sciences, and English)
Questions Paper Type Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions
AUCET 2021 Total Marks 100 marks
Exam Duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Exam Language English

AUCET Exam Pattern in Detail

AUCET 2021 Exam Pattern

AUCET 2021 exam pattern helps students in the better preparation of the entrance exam. Following is the detailed explanation of AUCET Exam. 

  • AUCET Entrance Test is conducted through offline mode only i.e. it is a pen paper based test.
  • Total time duration to complete the test is 1 hour 30 minutes
  • The questions in the paper are comprised of objective type multiple choice.
  • The paper is available in English language only
  • The questions are asked from the subjects such as Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Geology, Humanities & Social Sciences, and English

Marking Scheme

  • For every correct answer, students will be awarded by 1 mark
  • Candidates are free to attempt all the questions because there is no negative marking for the wrong attempt
  • No marks will be deducted or given for un-attempted questions.

Also Check AUCET 2021 Application Forms

AUCET 2021 Syllabus

AUCET 2021 Syllabus

AUCET 2021 syllabus is very important for the better preparation of the entrance test. The questions are asked from the syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Maths, etc.

The following table shows the AUCET 2021 Exam syllabus in details:

Unit Chapters Topics
Life Sciences Syllabus - Cell Biology
Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering
Bio molecules
Animal Science
Plant Science
Ecology Environment and Evolution
Physical Sciences Syllabus Electricity, Magnetism and Electronics Electrostatics
Moving charge in electric and magnetic field
Electromagnetic induction
Varying and alternating currents
Maxwell’s equations and electromagnetic waves
Basic Electronics
Digital Principles
Modern Physics Atomic Spectra
Molecular Spectroscopy
Quantum Mechanics Inadequacy of classical Physics
Matter Waves
Uncertainty Principle
Schrodinger Wave Equation
Nuclear Physics Nuclear Structure
Alpha and Beta Decays
Nuclear Reactions
Crystal Structure
X-ray Diffraction
Bonding in Crystals
 - Thermodynamic and Optics Kinetic theory of gases
Thermodynamic potentials and Maxwell’s equations
Low temperature Physics
Quantum theory of radiation
Statistical Mechanics
The Matrix methods in paraxial optics
Laser, Fiber Optics and Holography
Mechanics and Waves and Oscillations Vector Analysis
Mechanics of Particles
Mechanics of rigid bodies
Mechanics of continuous media
Central forces
Special theory of relativity
Fundamentals of vibrations
Damped and forced oscillations
Complex vibrations
Vibrations of bars
Vibrating Strings
Mathematical Sciences Syllabus Linear Algebra and Vector Calculus Linear Algebra
Multiple Integrals and Vector Calculus
Abstract Algebra & Real Analysis Groups
Real Numbers
Differential Equations and Solid Geometry Differential Equations of First Order and First Degree
Differential Equations of First Order but not of the First Degree
Higher Order Differential Equations
System of Linear Differential Equations
Solid Geometry The Plane
The Line
The Sphere
Cones, Cylinders and Conicoids
Chemical Sciences Syllabus Inorganic Chemistry s-block elements
p-block elements
Organometallic Chemistry
Chemistry of d-block elements
Chemistry of f-lock elements
Theories of bonding in metals
Metal carbonyls and related compounds
Coordination Chemistry
Spectral and Magnetic Properties of Metal Complexes
Reactivity of metal complexes
Stability of Metal Complexes
Hard and soft acids bases (HSAB)
Bioinorganic Chemistry
Organic Chemistry Structural theory in Organic Chemistry
Acyclic Hydrocarbons
Alicyclic hydrocarbons (Cycloalkanes)
Benzene and its reactivity
Polynuclear Hydrocarbons
Halogen compounds
Hydroxy compounds
Carbonyl compounds
Carboxylic acids and derivatives
Active methylene compounds
Exercises in interconversion
Nitrogen compounds
Heterocyclic Compounds
Introduction and definition
Amino acids and proteins
Mass Spectrometry
 - Physical Chemistry Gaseous State
Liquid State
Solid State
Colloids and Surface Chemistry
Phase Rule
Dilute Solutions
Chemical Kinetics
Chemistry and Industry Separation Techniques
Molecular sectorscopy
Drugs, Formulations, Pesticides and Green Chemistry Drugs
Green Chemistry
General Chemistry Atomic Structure and elementary quantum mechanics
Chemical Bonding
Stereochemistry of carbon compounds
General Principles of Inorganic qualitative analysis
Molecular symmetry
Theory of quantitative analysis
Evaluation of analytical data
Introductory treatment to
Geology Syllabus Palaeontology, Indian Geology and Economic Geology Palaeontology
Indian Geology
Economic Geology
Petrology and Structural Geology Nature and Scope of Petrology
Metamorphic Rocks
Physical Geology, Crystallography and Mineralogy Physical Geology
Optical Mineralogy
Humanities and Social Sciences Syllabus  - Reasoning
Numerical Ability
General English
Current Affairs
English Literary Terms Genres
Literary Movements and Trends
Critical Concepts
Verb Verb patterns and structures
Phrasal verbs concord
Active and Passive Voice
Question tags
Synonyms and antonyms
one word substitutes
Note taking
Comprehension Unknown Poem and Passage
Letter Writing
Idioms and Phrases

AUCET 2021 Important Books

AUCET 2021 Recommended Books

Books play a most important part in the better preparation of entrance test. Students must prepare every topic from the books because with the help of the books students can clear their doubts regarding any topic.

Following table shows the books name and author name for the preparation of AUCET 2021:

Book Name Author Name
B.Ed Entrance Exam Guide RPH Editorial Board
Pedagogy of Mathematics BSP Raju and B.S. Upadhyaya
Objective General English for Competitive Exams Disha Experts
B.Ed Guide Bharti Sharma

AUCET 2021 Important Instructions

AUCET 2021 Exam Day Instructions

Students must follow the below instructions before appearing for the paper:

  • Candidates are advised to reach the examination centre before the scheduled time
  • Those who are reaching the examination centre after the scheduled time will not be able to appear for the exam
  • Students must carry admit card at the examination centre
  • They are not permitted to leave the examination hall during the test.
  • Electronic devices are not allowed inside the examination hall like Bluetooth, mobile phones, calculators, watches, pagers, etc.
  • Students are also not allowed to carry any written material inside the test centre
  • If students are unable to appear for the exam then re-examination shall not be held  
  • Applicants are advised not to mark more than one response for the same question.

All the shortlisted candidates will be called for counselling. Students must be physically present at the time of counselling.

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


kottakota sivani
I want to study msc computer science in Andhra University so what are the subjects the entrance exam comprises of
sinbad chongtham

Candidates seeking admission to M. Sc Computer Science and Statistics at Andhra University should have completed their graduation in the relevant field from a recognized university. Admission is based on AUCET. Syllabus for AUCET is based on the graduation syllabus of the relevant subject.

kirasala narayana
Hi sir I need syllabus
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Kirasala, you can check the course curriculum for the concerned course from official website of the university.
adireddi swathi
How to apply aucet exam
shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Swathi, you can check the application procedure from here: AUCET Application Process

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saichandana bobbili
I need syllabus for MSC(statistics) 2020
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Saichandana, generally, questions in the entrance exam consists of the syllabus of previous academic degree and the subject that you are applying for. You can check the syllabus in detail from the official website.
p lavanya
Hii sir i need syllabus for mtech eee
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Lavanya, admission to M.Tech is done on the basis of marks scored in AUEET (Andhra University Engineering Entrance Test) conducted by the university. You can check the syllabus of the entrance exam from the official website.
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i ned syllabus for BFA sir
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Maduri, you can check the syllabus of the concerned course on the official website of the authorities.
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I need syllabus for MSc marine biology sir
suresh vishnoi
Hi Veena, There is no prescribed syllabus by the university for an entrance test. Mostly consist of the subjects you have studied in your graduation.
neha dasi
i need to know about the syllabus for sciences)
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Neha, syllabus for entrance exam of M.Sc Computer Science will mostly consist of the subjects you have studied in your graduation. There is no prescribed syllabus by the university for entrance test.
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What is the minimum rank to get seat in university
aamir khan

Hello Emani, Please access this link for more detail regarding minimum rank