Andhra University Common Entrance Test (AUCET) 2020, Important Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

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AUCET 2020 – Andhra University, Visakhapatnam invites applications for admissions into M.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) through AUCET-2020.

Candidates who have already passed their qualifying degree exam or who have appeared / are appearing for the final exam in 2020  are only eligible for AUCET-2020. Read on for more details.

Courses Offered at Andhra University

M.P.Ed                                                      M.A. Music        M.A. Dance

MFA (sculpture, painting, printmaking)    M.A. Hindi          M.A. Sanskrit

M.Tech Petroleum Exploration & Production    M.Tech Atmospheric Science M.Tech Ocean Science

M.A. Economics                      M.A. History      M.A. Applied Economics

B.F.A                                      M.H.R.M              MA. English

M.A. Telugu                            M.Com                MA Women Studies

M.Sc Geography                    BA stream            M.Sc Geography

M.A. Social Work                M.A. Sociology        M.A. Political Science

M.A. Public Administration     M.Ed              M.J.M.C

M.A. Philosophy          M.A. Anthropology    M.S. Mass Communication & Studies

M.L.I.Sc.           M.Sc. Geology Integrated    M.Sc Chemistry

M.Sc Statistics   M.Tech Applied Geology     M.Sc Chemistry

M.Sc Electronics   M.Sc. Physics     M.Sc. Space Physics

M.Sc. Marine Geophysics    M.Sc. Meteorology    M.Sc. Physical Oceanography

M.Sc. Nuclear Physics     M.Sc. Biochemistry     M.Sc. Biotechnology

M.Sc. Agricultural Biotechnology   M.Sc. Horticulture & Landscape Mgt.   M.Sc. Env. Sciences

M.Sc Botany    M.Sc. Human Genetics    M.Sc. Marine Biology & Fisheries

M.Sc. Zoology     M.Sc. Microbiology     M.Sc. Fishery Science

M.Sc. Home Science    M.Sc. Anthropology    M.Sc. Geophysics

AUCET 2020 Important Dates

Dates                                                                 Events

Submission of Online Application Form            06th June 2020

Last Date for Online Application Submission is       05th July 2020

Downloading Hall-Tickets from website                  To be announced

Commencement of Entrance Test                           To be announced

Commencement of Entrance Test (Tentative)            To be announced


Eligibility Criteria AUCET 2020

Nationality and Domicile

  • Candidate should be of Indian Nationality.
  • Candidate should be belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh only and should satisfy Local / Non-Local status requirements as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh State Educational Institutions or 1974 as subsequently amended
  • Candidate should satisfy Local / Non Local status requirement as per AP GO MS NO 153

Educational Qualifications

  • Candidate who have already passed their qualifying degree exam (or) who have appeared/appearing for the final year exam in 2020 only are eligible for entrance test
  • Candidates qualified in advanced supplementary examination of 2020 are also eligible
  • Candidates from other recognised Universities are considered for admission into PG Arts and Science courses only if they possess a three-year Bachelor’s Degree of 10+2+3 or 12+3 or 11+1+3 pattern, with the prescribed minimum percentage of marks, unless otherwise specified
  • Candidates who acquired a Bachelor’s Degree by Distance Education without a 10+2+3 pattern are also eligible for admission into P.G. Courses, subject to submission of residence certificate
  • Candidates who acquired a Bachelor’s Degree by Distance Education without a 10+2+3 pattern are also eligible for admission into P.G. Courses, subject to submission of residence certificate
  • Candidates who have already passed their qualifying degree examination or who have appeared / are appearing for the final exam in 2020 only are eligible for AUCET-2020

Age Criteria

  • There is no age restriction for AUCET (Self Financing). However maximum eligible age for obtaining a Fee Reimbursement in respect of SC/ST and BC IS 34 Years and in respect of EBC / Minorities/Disabled id 30 Years


AUCET 2020 Application Process

  • Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission into various Arts, Science Engineering and Law courses for the academic year 2020-21 offered by Andhra University, Visakhapatnam
  • Eligible candidates may submit their applications through online mode only; for online submission, visit the website or
  • The respective Universities will make information regarding college wise, course wise, reservation category wise seat distribution, and fee structure available websites.


Application Fee

Processing Fee        Rs.600/-

For SC/ST/PHC        Rs.500/-

Payment Mode        Paid through SBI I-Collect/Andhra Bank (bill-desk)/ Payment Gateway (credit/debit card)

Andhra Bank/State Bank of India Challan (b) Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking


Seat Distribution

Categories                                          Reservation

Local candidates                                  85%

SC                                                        15%

ST                                                        6%

NCC                                                    1%

Women candidates                              33.33%

PH                                                      3%

Sports                                                0.5%

Children of Armed Forces Personnel        2%

AUCET 2020 Exam Pattern

All interested and eligible candidates are instructed to go through the important highlights associated with AUCET 2020 exam pattern:

Mode                          The exam is conducted in the offline mode

No. of Questions        There are total 100 questions in the test

Duration                    The duration of the exam is 90 minutes.

Maximum Marks        The exam is of 100 marks in total.

Marking Scheme        +1 for every correct answer

Negative                    There is no negative marking

Medium                      Medium of instruction in all PG Courses except languages offered will be in English

Test Centres

AUCET-2020 will be conducted at the following Test Centres

Visakhapatnam    Srikakulam      Vizianagaram

Kakinada    Rajahmundry    Eluru

Vijayawada      Guntur

AUCET 2020 Admit Card

After successfully get registered for the AP AUCET 2020, those candidates will be appear for the Andhra University Common Entrance test, they can download their AUCET Admit Card 2020 from official site of institution that is or

Selection Procedure

a) Based on the merit in the entrance test

b) Admission into of college depends on it Recognition/Affiliation by the statutory bodies and option of the college exercised in counseling
For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website