TS EAMCET Eligibility Criteria 2020: Qualification, Age Limit and Program Wise Criteria

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    TS EAMCET Eligibility 2020 is determined by Telangana State Council of Higher Education for Engineering or Agriculture programs. Intermediate graduates with 45% aggregate marks (40% for SC/ ST category) can apply online for the exam. JNTU, Hyderabad will conduct TS EAMCET 2020 on May 4, 5 and 7 (Engineering) and May 9, 11 (Agriculture)

    Update: TS EAMCET Application Form is available from February 21, 2020 at eamcet.ac.in.

    TS EAMCET General Eligibility

    TS EAMCET 2020 General Eligibility

    A common criterion for all the programs for Common Entrance Test (EAMCET 2020) Telangana is as follows:

    On the basis of Nationality 

    • Candidates must be a citizen of India.
    • Person of India Origin (PIO)/ Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) Card Holders are also eligible to apply.

    On the basis of Domicile

    • Candidates should belong to the state of Telangana or Andhra Pradesh.
    • They should prove or satisfy the local / non– local status requirements as laid down in the Telangana / Andhra Pradesh by regulations of Admission. They should have the certificates as proof during the document verification as well as at the time of TS EAMCET Counselling. The documents are: Certificates from Class 8th ill Intermediate/ 10+2 certificates.

    On the basis of Age

    • There is no Upper Age Limit for any of the courses.
    • One must have completed at least 17 years of age at the time of admissions.

    Note: The regulating body will also release free TS EAMCET Sample Papers for the test takers. 

    Q. What is the meaning of Local Area in EAMCET?
    A. Local area in respect of Andhra University (AU area) includes Nagarjuna University area. In respect of Sri Venkateswara University (SVU area), it includes Sri Krishnadevaraya University area. In respect of Osmania University (OU area), it includes Kakatiya University area.
    Q. What is the meaning of Local and Non-Local Status in EAMCET?
    A. Candidate is considered as a local candidate in relation to a local area (AU/ SUV/OU) if he/ she has studied in an Educational Institution or Educational Institutions in such local area for a period of not less than four consecutive academic years.
    A candidate is not regarded as local candidate if he/ she belongs to PIO/ OCI category.

    TS EAMCET Stream-wise Eligibility

    TS EAMCET Stream-wise Eligibility

    Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad or JNTUH is segregated eligibility standards as per courses offered. Listed below is the criterion for the exam as per the program opted:

    For Engg., Bio- Tech., B.Tech (Dairy Tech.), B.Tech (Ag. Engg.), B. Pharmacy, B.Tech (Food Sc. and Tech.) /B.Sc. (Commercial Agri. & Business Mgt.)

    • Qualifying Exam: Candidates passed or appeared in 10+2 exam or any other exam recognized as equivalent with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology as optional subject from any recognized board of Telangana/Andhra Pradesh along with bridge course or courses conducted by Board of Intermediate Education, Telangana/Andhra Pradesh for candidates enrolled during 2000-2002. Or
    • Candidates must have passed or appeared in final year of a diploma in engineering from any recognized board of Telangana or Andhra Pradesh.
    • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must have cleared the qualifying exam with a minimum of 45% (40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category).
    • For B.Tech (Dairy Technology/Agri. Engg./FST) and B.Sc. (CA & BM), candidates must be17 years of age or more as or on December 31, 2020
    • The upper limit for admission to courses mentioned in the previous point is 22 years for general candidates and 25 years for candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes as or on December 31, 2020.

    For B.Sc. (Ag.) / B.Sc. (Hort.) / B.V.Sc. & A.H. / B.F.Sc. and for remaining 50% seats in B.Tech. (FST) / B.Sc. (CA & BM)

    • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed or appeared for final year of 10+2 or any examination recognized as equivalent by Board of intermediate education, Telangana/ Andhra Pradesh with any two /three of the subjects indicated against each course mentioned below.
    CoursesOptional Subjects
    B.Sc. (Ag.)Physical Sciences
    Biological or Natural Sciences
    Agriculture
    Vocational Course in Agriculture
    B.Sc. (Hort.)Physical Sciences
    Biological or Natural Sciences
    Agriculture
    Vocational Course in Agriculture
    B.V.Sc & A.HPhysical Sciences
    Biological or Natural Sciences
    B.F.Sc.Physical Sciences
    Biological of Natural Sciences
    Vocational Courses in Fishery Sciences
    B.Tech. (Food Science)Mathematics+ Physical Sciences
    Physical Sciences+ Biological Natural Sciences
    B.Sc. (CA & BM)Mathematics+ Physical Sciences
    Physical Sciences+ Biological or Natural Sciences
    • Candidates seeking admission to the above courses should appear for Biology, Physics and Chemistry in TS EAMCET 2020, irrespective of subjects chosen by them in qualifying exam.
    • Candidates must be at least of 17 years of age as or on December 31, 2020, and an upper age limit of 22 years for all the candidates and 25 years in respect of scheduled caste and scheduled tribe candidates as on December 31, 2020.

    For BAMS/BHMS/BNYS courses under TS EAMCET 2020

    • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have successfully cleared or appeared in 10+2 or equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry, and Botany/Zoology which also includes a practical test in each subject.
    • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must have scored 50% (40% for reserved category) or higher in the qualifying exam.

    For B.Pharmacy Course (Remaining 50% of the seats)

    • Qualifying Exam: Candidates should have passed or appeared for the final year of the Intermediate Examination (10+2 pattern) with Physics, Chemistry and Zoology/Botany, conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education, Telangana / Andhra Pradesh or any other examination recognized by the University as equivalent thereto.
    • Qualifying Marks: Candidates should obtain 45% marks or more (40% in case of candidate belonging to reserved category) in the qualifying examination.

    For Pharma-D Course (50% seats for M.P.C and 50% seats for Bi.P.C candidates)

    • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed or appeared for 10+2 examination or equivalent from any recognized board in Telangana/Andhra Pradesh.
    • Candidates must have passed or appeared in final year of the Diploma examination or equivalent in Pharmacy course from any recognized of Telangana/Andhra Pradesh.
    • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must have secured a minimum of 45% (40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the subjects specified taken together in the qualifying examination.

    TS EAMCET Reservation Criteria

    TS EAMCET Reservation

    TS EAMCET 2020 provides relaxation against reserved seats for specific categories, women, physically handicapped and children of Army personnel. Detailed relaxation as per category is mentioned below.

    CategoryRelaxatiion Criteria
    SC6%
    ST15%
    OBC25%
    PWD3%
    Defense2%
    Female33%
    Sports0.5%
    NCC1%

    Frequently Asked Questions

    TS EAMCET Eligibility FAQs

    Ques. I have opted for PCM in 10+2, am i eligible to apply for TS EAMCET in Agriculture stream?

    Ans. Candidates who wish to appear for TS EAMCET in Agriculture course must have Physics, Chemistry as compulsoty subjects with Biology/ Physical Sciences/ Biotechnology/ Agriculture as one of the optional subjects.

    Ques. Can a candidate who passed 10th grade from outside India and 10+2 in Telangana, apply for TS EAMCET?

    Ans. Yes you can apply for TS EAMCET in such a sitiation though you will be considered as non-local resident.

    Ques. I have stayed for 4 straight years in Hyderabad and completed my 12th from here, can i fill TS EAMCET Application Form?

    Ans. Candidates who have resided or studied in the state of Telangana for more than 4 years can apply for TS EAMCET and will be considered as local residents. So, Yes you can apply for TS EAMCET 2020.

    Ques. Can students from Andhra Pradesh local or non-local apply for TS EAMCET 2020?

    Ans. Yes, as per standard eigibility criteria of TS EAMCET candidates from Andhra Pradesh can apply for TS EAMCET. They will be considered as local candidates if resided or studied in the state of Andhra Pradesh for more than 4 years.

    Ques. When will TS EAMCET Engineering exam take place?

    Ans. As per official notification released by Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University, the conducting body of TS EAMCET 2020 Engineering exam will take place on May 4. 5, 7 and 8 in two sessions. Morning session will be from 10 am to 1 pm while afternoon session will be from 3 pm to 6 pm.

    Ques. Is there any reservation criteria for Andhra Pradesh candidates in TS EAMCET 2020?

    Ans. Candidates who migrated from Andhra Pradesh to Telangana after June 2, 2014 will be considered as local candidate and eligible for reservation criteria. It will be applicable till JUly 1, 2021 only. Relevant documents are needed to avail reservation facility. 

    Ques. Can candidates from other states other than Telangana and Andhra Pradesh apply for TS EAMCET 2020?

    Ans. No candidates from other states are not eligible to apply for TS EAMCET. Domicile of Telangana or Andhra Pradesh is necessary to fill TS EAMCET Application Form

    Ques. I have passed by 10+ 2 from Central Board of Secondary Education, can i apply for TS EAMCET?

    Ans. Candidates passing the qualifying examination from any board can apply for TS EAMCET 2020 given they secure 45% marks in 10+2 (40% for reserved category).

    *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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    3 Comments
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    Venu

    My son completed bi.p.c is he eligible for biotechnology in tseamcet2020

    24 Feb, 2020 10:46
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Venu, yes, you are eligible for B.Tech Biotechnology provided you have scored at least 45% (40% in case of reserved categories) in intermediate.

    24 Feb, 2020 11:28
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    T manavteja chari

    IAM studying in Karnataka pu 2nd year pcmb can I write ts eamcet

    20 Feb, 2019 17:03
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Manavteja, you can apply only after graduation or in the final year of graduation.

    20 Feb, 2019 18:15
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    Madhuri

    sir i got 29603 rank in tseamcet2017(AM) .can i get B.H.M.S seat in any pvt/govt colleges?plz reply to me

    26 Jun, 2017 00:20
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    sangeeta rawat

    Hello Madhuri, To know about the college allotment according to your rank find this link and check TS EAMCET Cut Off

    24 Jul, 2017 17:32

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