The Adikavi Nannaya University have conducted the Adikavi Nannaya University Common Entrance Test for admission to various PG programs. The applicants have to required to qualify the entrance test to take admission in the desired course at the Adikavi Nannaya University. The university offers admission to various PG programs such as M.Sc. Applied Mathematics, M.A. English, M.Com etc at the Campus Colleges of Adikavi Nannaya University (AKNU), Post Graduate Centers at Kakinada & Tadepalli Gudem and Colleges affiliated to AKNU for the academic year 2018-2019.

The online applications was available on the official website of the University. Aspirants should check if they can fulfill the eligibility conditions. Fill in the required details, upload photograph and signature as per the specifications and make payment for the application fee. The application was submitted through online mode only. After the result will be declared, candidates can download their rank card as it is required for the document verification. Check more information on AKNUCET 2018 from the article below.

Latest: Spot admission notice for B.Ed programmes has been released, scroll down to check the details.


The official schedule of AKNUCET 2018 has been announced. Candidates can refer to the schedule and prepare accordingly.

Events Date
Online Application process will begin from 13 Mar 2018
Last date for submission of online Applications 14 Apr 2018
23 Apr 2018
Last date for submission of online Applications with late fee (Rs.1000) 23 Apr 2018 
29 Apr 2018
Upload of complaints from the candidates regarding the online Application 11 to 23 Apr 2018
Issuance of Admit card 01 May 2018 02 May 2018
AKNUCET 2018 exam date 07 May 2018
Declaration of Result 15 May 2018 11 May 2018
Last Date for NANNAYACET-2018 4th Phase(Spot Admissions) up-to 17 Jul 2018
Ratification will be done from 18 to 21 Jul 2018

Student Enrolment Performa: Click here to check the Student Enrollment Performa.

Spot Admission Notice

Adikavi Nannaya University, has released a notification for spot admissions for few unfilled seats in B.Ed for the academic year 2018-19. Hence, all those eligible and interested candidates may approach the office of the Directorate of Admissions with a demand draft worth Rs. 500/- drawn in favour of Registrar, Adikavi Nannaya University, Rajmahendravaram

Reporting Date: August 27th & 28th, 2018

Application Form: Click here to download application form for Spot admission.

Appliation Form

The applications for AKNUCET 2018 was available online at the University’s official website. The candidates have register by entering the required details such as name, date of birth, email id, phone number. On successful registration, candidates have proceeded to fill in other required details in the application form such as personal details, educational details. Communication details etc and upload photograph and signature. Only after filling in all the required details and uploading the images, candidates can proceed to make payment for the application fees.

Application process is over now…!!

A candidate has to pay Rs. 500/- (Rs. 300 in case of SC/ST/PH) plus Bank charges
applicable for the mode of payment selected as Registration and Application Processing Fee (and late fee if applicable) by opting any of the following modes of payments: (a) Debit / Credit Card (b) Net Banking.

Eligibility Criteria/Courses Offered

Test Code & Name Course code & Name Eligibility
101- Life Sciences 10101: M.Sc. Biochemistry B.Sc./B.Sc. (Vocational) Chemistry/ Biochemistry as one of the three subjects (as main wherever applicable) and B.Sc. (Vocational) with Food Science & Quality Control
10102: M.Sc. Biotechnology B.Sc./B.Sc. (Vocational) with any two of the following subjects: Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Botany, Zoology Chemistry, Microbiology, Env. Sciences, Human Genetics, Fisheries, Aquaculture and Mathematics, B.Sc. (Vocational) with Food Science & Quality Control.
10103: M.Sc. Botany B.Sc. with Botany and any other two science subjects including vocational subjects.
10104: M.Sc Aquaculture B.Sc. with Zoology (as main wherever applicable) and any other two science subjects / B.Sc. with Aquaculture, Fisheries and Industrial Fisheries.
10105: M.Sc. Zoology B.Sc with.Zoology (as main wherever applicable) and any other two science subjects/B.Sc. with Aquaculture,Fisheries and Industria lFisheries.
10106: M.Sc. Microbiology B.Sc./B.Sc. Vocational with a combination of any two of the following subjects: Microbiology, Biochemistry, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Human Genetics, Environmental Sciences, Home Science, Dairy Sciences, Fisheries, Appl. Nutrition, Nutrition & Dietetics, Biotechnology, Medical Lab Technology, Public Health, Nursing, Plant Protection, Agricultrue and Horticulture, Forestry, B.Sc. Agriculture, B.Sc. Home Science.
10107: M.Sc Clinical Nutrition B.Sc with any life science subject as one of the subjects in part II / B.Sc. Home Science / B.Sc (Vocational) food science and quality control / B.Sc Nutrition as on of the subjects
102- Physical Sciences 10201: M.Sc.Physics B.Sc.with Physics (as main wherever applicable), Mathematics and any other non-biological science subject.
10202: MSc Geophysics
10203: M.Sc Electronics B.Sc., with Electronics (as main wherever applicable), Mathematics and any other subject. B.Sc. Mathematics, Physics and any other subject with P.G. Diploma in Electronics
103- Mathematical Sciences 10301: M.Sc. Applied Mathematics B.A/B.Sc.with Mathematics (as main wherever applicable)
10302: M.Sc. Mathematics B.A/B.Sc.with Mathematics (as main wherever applicable)
10303: M.Sc. Computer Science (i) Mathematics as a course of study at 10+2 level; and (ii) Three year B.Sc. degree programme with Mathematics and computer science / Three year B.C.A. degree programme
104- Chemical Sciences 10401: M.Sc. Analytical Chemistry B.Sc./B.Sc. (Vocational) with Chemistry /Applied Chemistry as one of the Subjects.
10402: M.Sc.M.Sc. Organic Chemistry
10403: M.Sc. Physical Chemistry B.Sc. /B.Sc. (Vocational) with Chemistry / Applied Chemistry and Mathematics & Physics as the other two subjects.
105- Geology 10501: M.Sc. Geology (Petroleum Exploration) B.Sc. with Geology
201- Humanities & Social Sciences 20101: M.Com. B.Com. (Including vocational and restructured courses), B.B.M.
20102: M.A. Economics
20110: M.A. Econometrics B.A. with Economics as one of the subjects.
20103: M.H.R.M.
20104 : M.A. History Any graduate degree recognized by Adikavi Nannaya University.
20105: M.A. Political Science
20106: M. A. Public Administration
20107: M.A. Psychology
20108: M.A. Social Work
20109: M.Ed. – (2 years duration) B.Ed., B.Ed (Special Education) degree of any University recognized by NCTE/RCI with aggregate of 50% marks (Subject to NCTE recognition.
202- English 20201: M.A. English B.A. (special english)/ B.A./B.Sc./B.Com./B.A.(OL)/ B.F.A./ B.A.L. (with Part-I General English for a minimum of 200 marks or more).
203- Telugu 20301: M.A. Telugu B.A./B.Com./B.Sc./ with Telugu as a subject of study or B.A.(OL) or Bhasha praveena with Part I Telugu of B.A. or B.Com. Or Bhasha Praveena with P.O.L.
204- Hindi 20401: M.A. Hindi Any bachelor degree in Arts, Science or Commerce with Hindi as one of the subjects or any bachelor degree in Arts, Science or Commerce without Hindi as one of the subjects, but with a diploma such as Sahitya Ratna, Bhasha Praveeba or Vidwan or Equivalent to that.

Hall-Ticket/Admit Card

Candidates who have given entrance exam must need their admit card. Candidates can download the Hall-Tickets from the University website: (or) (or) and attend the examination. The admit card shall contain all the important information about the exam such as time of exam, center, a name of candidates and roll number.The candidate should PRESERVE HALL TICKET to produce at the time of test and later at the time of admission into the course.

Test CentresAdikavi Nannaya University

NANNAYA CET-2018 will be conducted at the following Test Centres:



  • All candidates appeared for the Entrance Test will be awarded NANNAYA CET-2018 test-wise Rank as per marks secured in the test appeared.
  • In case of a tie between candidates securing the same mark in a test, the order of merit will be decided on the basis of date of birth of the candidate with priority to an older candidate.
  • The candidate has to download Rank Card from the website only.
  • There is no provision for revaluation or personal verification of the answer sheet.

Previous Year Question Paper

Life Sciences Geology
Physical Sciences English
Mathematical Sciences Humanities and Social Sciences
Chemical Sciences Telugu

For more details of AKNUCET (NANNAYACET) – Download 2018 Brochure.

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Common Entrance Exams Andhra Pradesh AdmissionAdikavi Nannaya University

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