AP ECET 2021| AP Engineering Common Entrance Test Dates, Exam Pattern, Application Form


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Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University announces Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test for Diploma Holders & B.Sc. Graduates 2021

AP ECET 2021 – Online Applications are invited for admission into 2nd-year level Lateral Entry into Eng. /Pharmacy Courses for Diploma holders of Engg and Technology/Pharmacy and B.Sc. (Mathematics) Degree holders for the academic year 2021-22
Read on for more details such as eligibility criteria, application process exam pattern and more for AP ECET 2021

AP ECET 2021

  • AP ECET 2021 will be conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Anantapur on behalf of APSCHE for Diploma Holders of Eng Technology/Pharmacy and B.Sc. Graduates (with Mathematics) for admission through lateral entry 2nd year level into B.E. / B.Tech. /B. Pharmacy Programs offered in Universities and AICTE/PCI approved Institutions in A.P.

AP ECET 2021 Important Dates

  • Releasing of Notification: 09th Jul 2021
  • Releasing of Application Form: 12th Jul 2021
  • Last Date for Application Submission without late fee (Rs. 550): 12th August 2021
  • Change in Exam Centre: 18th – 20th Aug 2021
  • Last Date for Application Submission with late fee (Rs. 1000/ +550 Registration Fee): 23rd August 2021
  • Correction of online application data already submitted by the candidate: 18th – 20th August 2021
  • Availability of hall ticket: 09th September 2021
  • Exam Date: 19th September 2021
  • Releasing of Preliminary Answer Key: 20th September 2021
  • Final date of receiving objection against the answer key: 23rd September 2021
  • Result Declaration: 01st October 2021
  • Downloading of rank cards: 05th October 2021

Courses Offered through AP ECET 2021

B.Tech./B.Pharm Courses

  • Aeronautical Eng. AE, Automobile Eng. Agricultural Eng. Bio-Technology, Bio-Medical Eng. Civil Environmental Eng. Chemical (Ceramic) Technology, Chemical Eng. Civil Eng. Chemical Petro Eng. Computer Science And Eng. Computer Science And Systems Eng. Computer Science And Technology, Electronics And Communication Eng. Electronics And Computer Eng. Electronics Control Systems Eng. Electrical, & Electronics Eng. Electronics & Instrumentation Eng. Electronics & Telematics, Geo-Informatics, Information Technology, Industrial Production Eng. Instrumentation Eng. & Technology, Mechanical (Mechatronics ) Eng. Mechanical Eng. Metallurgical Eng. Mining Eng. Metallurgy, & Material Eng. Naval Architecture & Marine Eng. Petrochemical Technology, Petroleum Eng. /Technology, B. Pharmacy, Power Eng. & Textile Technology

For Diploma Courses Branch

  • AE & I, Applied Electronics & Instrumentation, Automobile Eng. Agricultural Eng. Biotechnology, Bio-Medical Eng. Civil Eng. (Construction Technology), Ceramic Technology, Ceramic Technology, Chemical Eng. Chemical Eng. Civil Eng. Computer Eng. Chemical (Oil Technology) Eng. Chemical(Petrochemical) Eng. Chemical (Plastics & Polymers) Eng. Chemical Eng. In Sugar Technology, Electronics & Communication Eng. Electronics & Computers Eng. Electrical & Electronics Eng. Electronics Instrumentation Eng. Electronics Instrumentation Eng., Spl.Dip.In Electronics(Embedded Systems), Electronics & Telematics, Footwear Technology, Industrial Eng. Information Technology, Industrial Production Eng. Jewelry Design & Manufacturing, Leather Technology, Mechanical Eng. Metallurgical Eng. Mining Eng. Mechanical(S& wich) Engg, Petrochemical Technology, Petroleum Technology, Pharmacy, Pharmacy, Packaging Technology, Printing Technology, Spl. Dip.In Electronics, Spl. Dip.In Electronics, Spl.Dip.In Electronics (Industrial), (Textile Technology

B.Sc Course

  •  B.Sc (Mathematics)

Eligibility Criteria for AP ECET 2021

  • Residential Requirements: Candidates must be an Indian national and they should satisfy the local / non-local status requirements.
  • Education Qualification: Diploma in Engineering and Technology / Pharmacy, or 3-year B.Sc Degree examination with Mathematics as one of the subject. Students must have 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/BC category) in qualifying exam.
  • For all the courses, eligibility details, visit the website https://sche.ap.gov.in/

AP ECET 2021 Application Process

  • For registration and submission of the online application, the aspiring candidates have to visit the website www.sche.ap.gov.in/ecet

Steps to Follow

  • Step 1: Fee Payment
  • Step 2: Know Your Payment Status
  • Step 3: Fill Application (only after Fee Payment)
  • Step 4: Print Application Form (only after Submitting Application Form)

Application Fee

  • Application Fee – Rs. 1000/-
  • Mode of Payment – Through Credit Card/Debit Card/ Net banking

AP ECET 2021 Exam Pattern

  • Type of Question: Multiple Choice Questions
  • Language of Exam: English Language
  • Duration of Exam: The duration of the exam is 3 hours
  • Number of Question: 200 Questions
  • Number of Marks: 200 Marks
  • Marking Scheme: One mark will be awarded for each correct answer and no mark will be deducted

Distribution of Marks

Engineering Stream

Max. Marks
Eng. (Civil/Electrical/ Mechanical/EC / Computer/Chemical/Metallurgical / Mining/ Electronics & Instrumentation/ Ceramic Tech. /Bio-Technology as the case may be)

Pharmacy Stream

Max. Marks
50 Marks
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
50 Marks
50 Marks
50 Marks


B.Sc. (with Mathematics as one of the optional subjects) Stream


Max. Marks
Analytical Ability
Communicative English

Test Centres

  • Test Centres are available in web Application. Test Centre allocation will be made on a first come first-served basis

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website