AP EAMCET 2021 Latest News: Counselling, Dates, Cutoff, Syllabus

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Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture, Medical Common Entrance Test or commonly known as AP EAMCET is a state level exam conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru University of Technology (JNTU), Kakinada for admissions to Engineering, Agriculture and Medicine courses offered in more than 425 private institutes in the State of Andhra Pradesh. JNTU Kakinada is only the authority conducting the AP EAMCET exam on behalf of the AP State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). Learn more about AP EAMCET 2021, including eligibility, test dates, admission card, test pattern, and results.

AP EAMCET 2021 Highlights

Exam Name    

Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test

Exam Frequency         

Once a year

Exam Mode    


Exam Duration           

3 hours

Test Takers     


Accepting Colleges

366 colleges

Official Website         



AP EAMCET 2020 exam dates

The important dates for AP EAMCET 2020 have been announced by APSCHE. Candidates can see the AP EAMCET exam dates in the table below.

Important dates related to AP EAMCET 2020 exam dates

APSCHE has also revised the dates related to the exam. Candidates can check below for all the important AP EAMCET 2020 dates, such as the correction of the application form, the release of the admission card, the availability of the answer key and the declaration of the AP EAMCET 2020 result.


Date & Time

Notification of AP EAMCET – 2020


Commencement of Submission of Online application forms


Last date for submission of online applications without late fee


Last date for submission of online applications with late fee of Rs. 500/-


Correction facility for exam city change (only after Submitting Application Form)

22-Jun-2020 to 23-Jun-2020

Correction of online application data already submitted by the candidate

04-Jul-2020 to 07-Jul-2020

Last date for submission of online applications with late fee of Rs. 1000/-


Last date for receipt of online applications with late fee of Rs. 5000/-


Downloading of Hall-tickets from the website https://sche.ap.gov.in/eamcet


Last date for receipt of applications with late fee of Rs. 10000/-


Date of AP EAMCET Examination (Engineering)

17-Sep-2020 18-Sep-2020 21-Sep-2020 22-Sep-2020 23-Sep-2020

Date of AP EAMCET Examination (Agriculture)

23-Sep-2020 24-Sep-2020 25-Sep-2020

Declaration of Preliminary Key (Engineering)


Declaration of Preliminary Key (Agriculture)


Last Date for receiving of objections on Preliminary Key


Declaration of Results


AP EAMCET 2020 counselling

23-Oct-2020 onwards


AP EAMCET 2020 Courses

The courses offered through AP EAMCET are as under -




Engineering, Bio-Technology, B. Tech. (Dairy Technology), B. Tech. (Agr. Engg.), B. Tech. (Food Science and Technology)


Medical courses, B. Pharmacy, Pharma. D. etc.


B.Sc. (Ag.) / B.Sc.(Hort.) / B. V.Sc. & AH / B. F.Sc. / B. Tech. (FST) / B.Sc. (CA&BM)


AP EAMCET 2020 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of AP EAMCET 2020 will be prescribed by the authority. Candidates can check the type of questions, mode, duration, timings/schedule, total questions and more from the table below.




Computer-based test


3 hours


Engineering – To be announced

Agriculture& Medical(Pharm) – To be announced


English, Telugu, and Urdu

Total questions

160 Questions

Type of questions

Multiple Choice Questions


AP EAMCET 2020 Answer Key

Jawaharlal Nehru University of Technology (JNTU), Kakinada will release AP EAMCET 2020 Preliminary Answer Key for Engineering Stream and Agriculture Stream. Candidates taking the exam can collate their answers and calculate their likely exam scores. The AP EAMCET 2020 Answer Keys will also help candidates analyze their performance on the exam by knowing the correct and incorrect answers. In case candidates are not satisfied with the answers mentioned in the official AP EAMCET 2021 answer keys, they can file objections. To raise objections against the AP EAMCET 2021 answer key, applicants must send an email in the prescribed format. The final AP EAMCET response key will be published prior to the declaration of the result.

AP Court EAMCET 2021

AP EAMCET 2020 Cut off will be published by APSCHE for all categories after the declaration of the result. The qualification percentage will be 25% of the maximum marks considered for the ranking. However, for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST), no minimum qualification is prescribed. Admission will be limited to the number of seats reserved for ST / SC categories.

AP EAMCET 2020 Participating Colleges

The constituent and affiliated engineering, agriculture and medical colleges of following universities offer admission to undergraduate courses through AP EAMCET 2020:

Andhra University, Visakhapatnam

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur

Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada

AdikaviNannayya University, Rajahmundry

Krishna University, Machilipatnam

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Srikakulam

Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies

Dravidian University, Kuppam

Rayalaseema University, Kurnool

Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Ananthapuram

Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati

Sri PadmavathiMahila University, Tirupati

VikramaSimhapuri University, Nellore

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad

Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa


2021 AP EAMCET Exam Day Instructions

The candidate is advised to arrive at the AP EAMCET test center at least two hours before the scheduled times, ie.

Transmission times

Reporting times


10:00 am to 1:00 pm

8:00 am

Agriculture / Pharmacy

02:30 pm to 05:30 pm

12:30 am



  • No candidate can enter the exam center once the exam has started, even if it is delayed one minute. Therefore, they must arrive at the AP EAMCET exam center on time.
  • Candidates must bring the AP EAMCET Hall ticket and complete the application form to the exam centers for verification
  • Candidates belonging to the SC, ST categories must bring a copy of their caste certificate along with the AP EAMCET 2020 admission card and the application form for verification at the test center.
  • Candidates must not carry any prohibited items such as notes, study materials, stationery, mobile phones, calculators, watches, etc. The AP EAMCET 2020 exam center officials will check candidates for these things and any candidate who comes across any of the above items will not be allowed to take the test.
  • AP EAMCET 2020 Exam Center Authorities / Officials will conduct biometric analysis for each examinee, including fingerprint printing and a photograph prior to allowing them to enter the exam room.
  • Only exam proctors at AP EAMCET 2020 exam centers will direct examinees to their assigned computer / nodes in the exam room

2020 AP EAMCET Eligibility

The AP EAMCET exam 2020 eligibility criteria are the conditions set by JNTU Kakinada on behalf of APSCHE for candidates seeking admission to engineering, medicine and agriculture courses. To be eligible, candidates must meet the requirements listed below:

General Eligibility Criteria for AP EAMCET 2021


Candidates must be Indian Citizens or Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) / Citizens of India Abroad (OCI). Candidates must be residents of Andhra Pradesh / Telangana state and must meet local / non-local status requirements of Educational Institutes in Andhra Pradesh as per the admissions regulations.

Academic Eligibility for AP EAMCET 2020

Candidates must have passed or appear on the intermediate level qualification exam or 10 + 2 or any equivalent exam recognized by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh / Telangana. Candidates must have passed the qualifying exam with required subjects, that is, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or any of the elective subjects or relevant vocational subjects in the branch of Engineering and Technology.

Course wise Eligibility for AP EAMCET 2020

Stream and Course


Age Limit

Engineering - BTech (Bio-Tech course)

Passed in Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry as optional subject along with bridge course exam in Mathematics conducted by Board of Intermediate Education, Govt, of AP/Telangana only

Must have completed 17 years of age by 31 December 2020


Passed in Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry as an optional subject or with Biological and Natural Sciences

For PharmD course, candidates must have obtained at least 45% marks in the qualifying examination (40% if candidates belong to reserved category i.e. SC/ST)

Must have completed at least 16 years of age at the time of admissions

No upper age limit


Candidates should have passed 10+2 qualifying examination with any of the subjects for the relevant course as under –

For B.Sc.(Ag.) and B.Sc.(Hort)

1. Physical Sciences

2. Biological or Natural Sciences

3. Agriculture

4. Vocational Course in Agriculture

For B.V.Sc. & A.H

1. Physical sciences

2. Biological or Natural Sciences

3. Vocational Courses in Veterinary Sciences

For B.F.Sc.

1. Physical Sciences

2. Biological or Natural Sciences

3.. Vocational Courses in Fishery Sciences

For B.Tech. (FS & T)

1. Mathematics

2. Physical Sciences


1. Physical Sciences

2. Biological or Natural sciences

Must have completed 17 years as on 31st December 2020

Upper age limit is 22 years for General, OBC and other candidates

For SC/ST candidates, 25 years is the upper age


AP EAMCET 2020 Advisory Procedure

Step 1: AP EAMCET 2020 Counseling Fee - Eligible candidates must pay the processing fee for counseling. Counseling fee must be done via online mode (credit / debit / net banking). After the transaction, an SMS confirming the transaction will be sent to the candidates. For payment of the processing fee, use an available home computer / cyber cafe setup with Internet Explorer 9.0 or higher browser.

Step 2 - Document Verification: Candidates will need to report to their respective Helpline Centers after payment of the advisory fee for document verification. Candidates at the centers must provide both the original and the photocopies of the documents. Based on the secured ranks, candidates will be called for document verification. Candidates will be given a receipt after their documents have been successfully verified. The information provided on the receipt should be verified for any discrepancies.

Step 3 - Fulfillment of options: In the third step, candidates must complete their choice of courses and universities according to their preference. Before completing the options, candidates will need to register and create a new password.

  • Candidates must present their registration number, hall entry number, rank and date of birth.
  • Candidates must create a new password
  • Candidates will need to log in again by submitting their ID number, hall entry number, password, and date of birth.
  • An OTP will be sent to the candidates. After sending the OTP. the list of available institutes and courses will be displayed on the screen
  • Candidates must select their preferred choice of courses and institutes. Any number of courses can be selected
  • Options can be modified before locking is performed. Changes cannot be made once options are locked

Steps to recover forgotten password

  • Candidates will need to enter registration number, room ticket number, rank, and date of birth.
  • The checkbox must be clicked to obtain the new password via SMS on the registered mobile number
  • Click the "Get New Password" button
  • The new password will be received in 30 minutes.
  • Candidates can also approach the helpline centers with their details to obtain their password.

Step 4: AP EAMCET 2020 Seating: There will be three rounds of AP EAMCET Seating. The authority will conduct the adjudication according to the merit, category, and reserve of candidates, selected preferences and availability of places in participating institutes. Assigned candidates will need to download their assignment letter by logging into their individual candidate account. In case the candidates are satisfied with the assigned position, they will have to confirm their admission through self-report and then inform their respective institute. Candidates who report themselves but do not report to their assigned institute will be disqualified but will be allowed to participate in the next rounds of counseling. However, candidates who cannot achieve both will not be able to participate in any other round of counseling.

Which candidates will be eligible for Round 3 of AP EAMCET Counseling 2020?

The following candidates will be eligible to participate in the 2020 third round of AP EAMCET counseling:

  • Candidates who have secured a seat but have shown no interest in joining the assigned seat
  • Who have not secured seats so far, but who have verified their certificates
  • Who have not exercised the options so far, but have verified their certificates
  • Who have secured seats, informed and aspiring to a better option
  • Who have not reported / have not reported but have canceled their assignment
  • Candidates who have attended the verification of the certificate under the previous program

AP EAMCET cut off 2020 are the minimum qualifications that candidates must obtain to be eligible for admission. The AP EAMCET cut is declared in the form of last rank details. Candidates who have appeared at AP EAMCET 2020 will be called seat assignments based on AP EAMCET cut marks and seat availability at the particular institute.


Q. When will the AP EAMCET 2020 assessment take place?

A.APSCHE will begin AP EAMCET 2020 counseling from October 23 onwards. Payment of the processing fee and verification of documents from rank 1 to last rank will take place from October 23 to 26.

Q. When will the AP EAMCET 2020 results be released?

A. The AP EAMCET 2020 results were released on October 10 on the official website.

Q. What is the last date of the AP EAMCET counseling fee payment?

A. The last date of payment of the fee for AP EAMCET 2020 counseling has not been declared.

Q. Can I use an Android phone or any other smartphone to perform the counseling procedure activities?

A. No. Candidates must use the only computer with Internet Explorer 9 (or higher) browser with proper compatibility view settings.

Q. Has JNTU Kakinada posted all 2020 AP EAMCET counseling dates?

A. The authority has published the AP EAMCET 2020 advisory dates for the first round on the official website at apeamcet.nic.in.

Q. I can't login even though I have a login ID and password?

A. Please check the following:

Use only Internet Explorer 9 (or higher) browser

Clean your browsing history. Close the browser and open it again.

Please try to log in again. If the problem still exists, please reset your password at the candidate login

Q. Can I attend the certificate verification before or after the assigned date?

A. Yes, candidates can assist in special situations.

Q. Who should I contact if the problem persists?

A. Contact the technical support service numbers 7995645692/7995845619 or send an email to convenerapeamcet2020@gmail.com



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