AP LAWCET 2019 – Andhra Pradesh Law Common Entrance Test (LAWCET) will be held on May 06, 2019, for admission in LLB (3 yrs and 5 yrs) in academic session 2019-20. Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu shall conduct the AP LAWCET exam on behalf of APSCHE. Eligible aspirants can apply online at sche.ap.gov.in as per schedule. Check here complete details of AP LAWCET 2019 including exam date, apply online, online application form, exam pattern, syllabus, admit card, result, cut off.

Latest: Application Form for AP LAWCET 2019 has been released. Scroll down to apply for the same.


AP LAWCET 2019 is a state-level law entrance exam. APSCHE usually gives the responsibility of conduct of AP LAWCET exam to Sri Krishnadevaraya University. Eligible law aspirants can submit the online application form in online mode by paying an application fee. Candidates must do registration as per schedule is given below.

AP LAWCET 2019 Important Dates
Issuance Of Notification For LAWCET Exam 2019 11 Mar 2019
Availability Of AP LAWCET 2019 Application Form 16 Mar 2019
Last Date Of Closing Of Registration Without Late Fee 24 Apr 2019
Last Date for submission of Online applications with Late Fee 25 – 26 Apr 2019
Last Date Of Closing Of Registration With Late Fee Rs. of 500/- 26 Apr 2019
Correction of Application Form 27 – 28 Apr 2019
AP LAWCET Hall Ticket 2019 Download 01 May 2019
AP LAWCET Exam Date 2019 06 May 2019 Timing: 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Provisional Answer Key And Response Sheet To be announced!
Result Of AP LAWCET 2019 Exam 17 May 2019

Courses offered are 3 year LLB and 5 year LLB. There is a common entrance exam for both. Read on to know complete details of common entrance test.


AP LAWCET 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should fulfill eligibility criteria in order to be eligible to appear in exam and get admission on basis of it. Details of AP LAWCET 2019 eligibility criteria are as follows.

Candidates 3 yr LLB 5 yr LLB
OC Degree or PG with at least 45% marks Class 12 with at least 45% marks
BC Degree or PG with at least 42% marks Class 12 with at least 42% marks
SC/ST Degree or PG with at least 40% marks Class 12 with at least 40% marks

For 3 year LLB

  • Candidates must have passed any graduate degree (10+2+3 pattern).
  • Their marks should be at least 45% in aggregate.
  • Those who have marks less than 45% in graduation, should have passed any additional graduate or post graduate degree with 45%.

For 5 Year LLB

  • Candidates must have cleared class 12 or equivalent.
  • Their marks should be at least 45% in aggregate. However there is relaxation of 5% for SC/ST candidates. There is 3% relaxation for OBC candidates.

Age Limit

  • Age limit shall be as per rules decided by concerned authorities at time of admission.

Nationality And Domicile

  • Candidates should be Indian National.
  • They should also satisfy local / non local status requirement as per Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions) Order, 1974 and the amendments made thereto from time to time.

Convener of LAWCET exam or/and Common Entrance Test Committee reserves right to reject candidature at any stage. Candidature is rejected if either AP LAWCET 2019 application form is incomplete, or, candidate fails to satisfy prescribed eligibility criteria, or he/she has provided false or incorrect information in form.

AP LAWCET 2019 Application Form

If you have made up your mind to apply online for AP LAWCET 2019, then you should keep mandatory details ready. Also, take note of optional entries that you need to fill in the online form.

S.No. AP LAWCET 2019 Apply Online Details Documents To Refer
1 Fee payment details AP online centre receipt form (in case of offline payment availability), or credit /debit card / net banking (in case of online payment)
2 Qualifying examination name and hall ticket number Class 10 and 12 marks memo / hall ticket number
3 Test to apply for Check eligibility
4 Date of birth, district, state Class 10 certificate
5 Class 10 hall ticket number Class 10 certificate
6 Local status (OU / AU / SVU / non local) Check definition of local / non local
7 Parental income Income certificate from MRO via MeeSeva
8 Education details Certificates from class 6 to 12
9 Category certificate or its application number if applicable Category certificate issued by MRO
10 Special category certificate if applicable Special category certificate
11 Aadhaar card number Aadhaar card
12 Ration card details Ration card
13 Photograph Passport size photograph in .jpg / .jpeg format of size less than 50 kb
14 Signature Signature in black pen on white paper scanned as .jpg or .jpeg of size less than 30kb

It is important to keep in mind that AP LAWCET 2019 and AP PGLCET 2019 share same application form. Therefore candidates should select the correct exam while filling the form. Exam conducting body shall not be responsible for the selection of incorrect exam. Exam conducting body is also not responsible for non submission of AP LAWCET 2019 Application Form by last date for whatsoever reason.

AP LAWCET 2019 Hall Ticket

Those who fill and submit the application form with a fee on time can download admit card as per schedule. Important things to know about it are as follows.

  • APSCHE / SKU issues admit card to applicants only.
  • Mode of issuance of AP LAWCET 2019 Admit Card is online, at sche.ap.gov.in.
  • Candidates can download AP LAWCET 2019 Hall Ticket by logging in to download hallticket page. Here they have to enter payment reference ID, registration number, qualifying examination hall ticket number, mobile number, date of birth.

Exam Instructions

  • On exam day, it is compulsory to report by reporting time mentioned in hall ticket.
  • It is advisable to practice mock tests on the official website to familiarize with an online test.

AP LAWCET 2019 Exam Pattern

The AP LAWCET 2019 will be held on the 06 May 2019 at 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm. Exam pattern of AP Law Common Entrance Test is as follows.

Mode Online
Languages English, Telugu
Total number of questions 120
Duration 90 minutes
Maximum marks 120
Standard of questions for 3 yr LLB Degree level
Standard of questions for 5 yr LLB 10+2 level

Distribution of questions

S.No. Part Subject / Topic Number Of Questions Marks
1 A General knowledge and mental ability 30 30
2 B Current affairs 30 30
3 C Aptitude for study of law 60 60

AP LAWCET 2019 Syllabus

Candidates will be required to prepare for 3 major sections – General knowledge and mental ability, Current affairs, and Aptitude for the study of law. The important topics from each of these sections have been mentioned below.

General Knowledge and Mental ability

History Civics
Geography National insignia
New Amendments Superlatives
Days & dates New Appointments
Indian Constitution Trade terminologies

Current Affairs – In order to prepare well for this section, a candidate is required to keep themselves updated with trending topics and the current events around the world and India, in general.

Study Of Aptitude of Law – This section will usually have questions from law section to test the legal aptitude of the candidates.

Indian Constitution, its structure, sections, and schedules Intellectual Property Rights
Contracts and Constitutional Law International Law
Torts Vicarious Liability
Law of Crimes IPC and the CrPC
Contracts and Constitutional Law Legal Awareness covering Constitutional Law and Polity
Strict Liability Legal terms

AP LAWCET 2019 Exam Centres

Candidates can appear in that exam centre only which is assigned to him/her. However, at the time of filling AP LAWCET 2019 Application Form, candidates can select some preferences. APSCHE / SKU hsa announced the exact list of cities where there will be exam centres with notification.

Anantapuramu, Chittoor, Tirupathi, Kadapa, Kurnool, Nandyal, Nellore, Ongole, Guntur, Vijayawada, Bhimavaram, Kakinada, Rajamahendravaram, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Srikakulam.

AP LAWCET 2019 Answer Key

AP LAWCET 2019 Answer Key will be officially issued by exam conducting body only. However, there are chances that some law entrance exam coaching centre may also issue answer keys right after the exam. So candidates can therefore first refer to unofficial answer keys to get an idea of answers, and then later refer official answer to know exact answers. Also law aspirants can make use of social media and forum to discuss memory based question answers.

AP LAWCET 2019 Response Sheet

Since LAWCET AP 2019 will be an online exam, therefore exam conducting body will most likely give facility to check response sheet. Response sheet refers to submitted responses or answers of candidates. For example, if one had marked option a in question number 1, then response sheet shows that you marked option 1 in question number 1. Candidates will be able to check response sheet by accessing the login link for it, which will be available, from official website before the result. Another good thing is that they may also get a chance to challenge them if they think there is any error.

AP LAWCET 2019 Result

Evaluation – Exam conducting body shall take complete care to ensure that checking of all papers are correct. There are careful processes involved in the evaluation, checking, scrutiny, tabulation, ranking. Therefore SKU/APSCHE shall not accept any requests for retotaling or revaluation.

Ranking –The Candidates will be ranked in the order of merit based on the marks obtained in the AP LAWCET-2019 / AP PGLCET-2019.

Tie-breaking – Wherever there is a tie, tie breaking process is implemented. For this, marks in part C of the exam are given priority (candidate with higher marks in part C gets better rank). Then marks in part B get priority. If the tie persists then both candidates get the same rank, however, one who is older may get preference for admission.

Candidates are requested to note that AP LAWCET 2019 Result shall be valid only for admission in academic session 2019-2020.

AP LAWCET 2019 Cut Off

It is necessary to obtain qualifying marks (cut off) in order to qualify LAWCET. Cut off marks are 35% that is 42 marks out of 120. However, there are no cut off marks for SC/ST candidates.

Candidates (other than SC/ST) will only get a rank if they obtain qualifying marks.

Also, keep in mind that mere appearance in exam does not guarantee admission. Another key point is that if a candidate has claimed cut off relaxation as SC/ST, but he/she cannot give documentary proof of belonging to category, then his/her candidature will be cancelled.

AP LAWCET 2019 Counselling

Admission to LLB (3 yrs) and LLB (5 yrs) program is on basis of merit obtained in AP LAWCET 2019.

As per the last year details, Colleges, where admission will be offered on basis of AP LAWCET, are as follows.

AP LAWCET 2019 Member Colleges

A candidate qualifying for AP LAWCET 2019 shall be eligible for admissions to any of the following member colleges.

  1. SOA National Institute of Law, Bhubaneswar
  2. Visakha Law College, Visakhapatnam
  3. Smt Velagapudi Durgamba Siddhartha Law College, Vijayawada
  4. Lovely Professional University, Phagwara
  5. Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation, Guntur
  6. Manair College of Law, Khammam
  7. School of Law, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam
  8. Dr. BR Ambedkar University, Srikakulam
  9. Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam, Tirupati
  10. All Saints Christian Law College, Visakhapatnam
  11. Sultan Ul Uloom College of Law, Banjara Hills
  12. Sri Vijayanagar College of Law, Anantapur
  13. Dr. Ambedkar Global Law Institute, Tirupati
  14. Sri Venkateswara College of Law, Tirupati
  15. Sri Ravuri Kanakaiah Memorial Law College, Chittoor
  16. Justice Kumarayya College of Law, Karimnagar
  17. NVP Law College, Visakhapatnam

Official website of AP LAWCET is sche.ap.gov.in.

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