AP PECET 2015 – Physical Education Common Entrance Test

A Common Entrance Test designated as Andhra Pradesh Physical Education Common Entrance Test (AP PECET – 2015) will be conducted by Acharya Nagarjuna University for the academic year 2015-2016 for seeking Admission into B.P.Ed.(2 Years) and U.G.D.P.Ed(2 Years) Courses. Eligible candidates who wish to apply for AP PECET 2015 may submit their AP PECET Application Form online. The candidate should pay the Registration fee through to apply for AP PECET Exam.

AP PECET Exam: 14th May, 2015 onwards.

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AP PECET Eligibility 2015

Candidates satisfying the following requirements shall be eligible to appear for AP PECET 2015.

  1. Candidates should be of Indian Nationality.
  2. Candidates should belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh only. The candidates should satisfy local / non-local status requirements as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admission) order, 1974 as subsequently amended.

Eligibility for B.P.Ed. : Candidates should have appeared third year degree final examination or passed three years degree recognized by any university in A.P. or any other university recognized as equivalent there to and should have completed 19 years of age on 01.07.2015. However, the candidate has to submit the pass certificate at the time of counseling.

Eligibility for U.G.D.P.Ed. : Candidates should have appeared or passed Intermediate or equivalent course recognized by the Government of Andhra Pradesh and should have completed 16 years of age on 01.07.2015. However, the candidate has to submit the pass certificate at the time of counseling.

The in-service Physical Education Teachers (P.E.Ts) seeking admission into B.P.Ed. Course or U.G.D.P.Ed. (2 Years) Course need not appear for any Entrance Test conducted by AP PECET Convener. They have to apply directly to the Director of School Education, Hyderabad through their respective D.E.O.s through proper channel. The Director of School Education will nominate a limited number of candidates to the respective colleges.

Note: Graduates obtained the degree under distance mode from Deemed to be Universities and Private Universities are not eligible unless such programmes have the approval of joint action committee of UGC and Distance Education Council and AICTE.

AP PECET Exam Pattern 2015

Scheme of Entrance test for B.P.Ed. and U.G.D.P.Ed. (2 Years), Courses:

The Common Entrance Test for entry of students into B.P.Ed. and U.G.D.P.Ed. (2 Years) Courses Comprise of two parts, namely a) Physical Efficiency Test and b) Skill Test in Game.

These tests will be conducted as follows :

Physical Efficiency Test : Maximum 400 marks :

For each of the events, marks shall be awarded, by using the conversion tables approved by the AP PECET Committee.

For Men Candidates For Women Candidates
Compulsory events (No Option) a) Compulsory events (No Option)
i. 100 meters run 100 Marks i. 100 meters run 100 Marks
ii. Putting the shot (6 Kgs.) 100 Marks ii. Putting the shot (4 Kgs.) 100 Marks
iii. 800 meters run 100 Marks iii. 400 meters run 100 Marks

The Candidate has to choose either High Jump or Long Jump. Candidate has to mention option in the application. Changing of option at the time of test is not permitted.

With option to choose any one of the following events b) With option to choose any one of the following events
iv. Long Jump / High Jump 100 Marks iv. Long Jump / High Jump 100 Marks

Skill Test in Game : Maximum 100 Marks :

The skills of the candidate shall be tested in any one of the following games opted by the candidate :

1. Ball Badminton 7. Kabaddi
2. Basketball 8. Kho-Kho
3. Cricket 9. Shuttle Badminton
4. Football 10. Tennis
5. Handball 11. Volleyball
6. Hockey

Note : If any Candidate fail to choose any one of these games in the application, the candidate will not be allowed to attend the examination in the skill test and he/she looses the chance to appear for 100 marks skill test. If any candidate choose more than one game, then also, the candidate will not be allowed for the skill test. So, the candidate should fill the application properly by choosing only one game. Changing of option at the time of test is not permitted.

Caution : Candidates with heart ailments or any such serious ailments should not appear for these tests. Pregnant women are also advised not to appear for these tough physical fitness tests. Participation in these tough Physical fitness test may cause injury to the ailing individual and in case of pregnant women to the fetus or to the child in the womb.

AP PECET Reservations 2015

Scheme for award of incentive marks

The candidates possessing the following distinctions and additional qualifications with the certificates issued by the  authorities / bodies mentioned shall be entitled to additional incentive marks as mentioned against each category and these marks shall be added to the marks scored in AP PECET i.e. III (a) and III (b) above :

Category Sport Distinction / Participation Certificate Issuing Authority Incentive Marks
1 Representing the Country in International meets approved by the respective International Sports ederations / Sports Associations / Sports Authorities International Sports Association / FederationorAll India Sports Association / Federation affiliated to Indian Olympic Association 100 Marks
2 Medal / Place at National level meetsorInter-University Meets or School Game Nationals All India Sports Federation / All India Sports Association affiliated to Indian Olympic AssociationOrAssociation of Indian UniversitiesorSchool Games Federation of India First Position: 75 MarksSecond Position: 50 MarksThird Position: 30 Marks
3 Participation at National level meetsorInter-University meetsorSchool Game Nationals All India Sports Federation / All India Sports Associations affiliated to Indian Olympic AssociationorState AssociationorUniversitiesorSchool Games Federations of India 25 Marks
4 Medal / Place at the State / Inter District SportsorState School Games State Association / State School Games Association First Position: 20 MarksSecond Position: 15 MarksThird Position: 10 Marks
5  Medal / Place in University Inter Zonal Competitions / Inter-Collegiate Tournaments University First Position: 15 Marks Second Position: 10 Marks Third Position: 5 Marks
6 Passed one year course of NISorOne year Diploma in Yoga / Sports Management / Sports Science / Sports Journalism Olympic Education,orU.G.D.P.Ed CourseorBasic Course in adventure Sports NSNIS or UniversityorRecognised Institution 5 Marks
7 Acquired NCC – “C” certificateIn case U.G.D.P.Ed candidatesNCC – “B” certificate The Director of NCC, A.P. 5 Marks

Note :

  1. The Candidates should produce the Original Sports Merit Certificates for scrutiny at the time of Physical Efficiency Test failing which the incentive marks will not be added to the candidate. If any certificate is found fake, legal action will be initiated against the candidate.
  2. Only the Games and Sports events which are included in the latest Sports Calendar of the School Games Federation of India / Association of Indian Universities will be considered for awarding incentive marks
  3. Candidate’s merit certificates of highest level of participation / achievement will be considered to place them in any one of the above seven categories. Candidate will not be considered for more than one category for award of Incentive marks.
  4. National level meets include National games, Senior Nationals, Junior Nationals, Sub-Junior Nationals and Mini Nationals.

** Special Note: Representing International Means: Participation in Olympic Games, World Championships, World Universities, Afro-Asian Games, Asian Games, Asian Championship for Junior/Seniors, Common Wealth Games, Common Wealth Games Championships, SAF Games, World School Games, Asian School Games, All England Badminton Championship, Davis Cup, Wimbledon, US/French/Australian Open, Asia Pacific Championships In the following Disciplines: 1. Football 2. Hockey 3. Volleyball 4. Handball 5. Basketball 6. Tennis 7. Table Tennis 8.Shuttle Badminton 9. Kabaddi 10. Athletics 11. Swimming 12. Gymnastics 13. Weightlifting 14. Wrestling 15. Boxing 16.Cycling 17.Rowing 18. Shooting 19. Fencing 20. Roller Skating 21. Sailing/Yachting 22. Archery 23. Cricket 24. Chess 25. Kho-Kho 26. Judo 27. Taekwondo 28. Softball.

Definition of Local and Non Local Status

  1. A candidate shall be regarded as a local candidate in relation to a local area (AU / OU / SVU)
    1. 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 ending with the academic year in which he/she appeared or first appeared in the relevant qualifying examination as the case may be.
    2. Where, during the whole or any part of the four consecutive academic years in which he/she appeared or first appeared in the relevant qualifying examination, he/she has not studied in any educational institution, if he/she resided in that local area for a period of not less than four years immediately preceding the date of commencement of the relevant qualifying examination in which he/she appeared, or first appeared, as the case may be.
  2. A candidate who is not regarded as local candidate under clause
    1. Above in relation to any local area shall If he/she studied in the education institutions in the state for a period of not less than seven academic years ending with the academic year in which he/she appeared for the relevant qualifying examination as the case may be, be regarded as a local candidate in relation to
      1. Such local area where he/she studied for the maximum period out of period of seven years. OR
      2. Where the period of his/her study in two or more local areas is equal, such local area where he/she studied last in such equal periods.
    2. If during the whole or any part of the seven consecutive academic years ending with the academic year in which he/she appeared or first appeared for the relevant qualifying examination, he/she has not studied in the educational institutions, in any local area, but has resided in the state during the whole of the said period of seven years, be regarded as a local candidate in relation to
      1. Such local area where he/she has resided for the maximum period out of the said period of seven years. OR
      2. Where the period of his/her residence in two or more local areas is equal, such local area where he/she had resided last in such periods.
  3. Candidates coming under any of the categories given below and not satisfying the condition mentioned in 1 or 2 above are treated as ‘Non Local’ to all the three University areas specified above.
    1. Candidates who have resided in the state of A. P. for a total period of 10 years or more excluding the period of study outside this state.
      OR
    2. Candidates either of whose parents has resided in this state for a total period of 10 years excluding the periods of employment outside the state.
      OR
    3. Candidates either of whose parents is employed in the State of A. P. in the State or Central Government Public Sector Corporations, Local Bodies, Universities and other similar quasi Government Institutions within this state, at the time of submitting the application. OR
    4. Candidates who are spouses of those employed in the State of A. P. in the State or Central Government Public Sector Corporations, Local Bodies, Universities and other similar quasi Government Institutions within this state, at the time of submitting the application.

Note :

  • AU area includes : Andhra, Acharya Nagarjuna, Krishna, Adikavi Nannaya and Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Universities.
  • OU area includes : Osmania, Kakatiya, Palamur, Mahatma Gandhi, Sathavahana and Telangana Universities.
  • SVU area includes : Sri Venkateswara, Sri Krishna Devaraya, Yogi Vemana, Vikrama Simhapuri and Rayalaseema Universities.

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