AP PGLCET 2020 – The last date to apply for AP PGLCET 2020 has been extended upto June 15, 2020. The exam date has been postponed due to COVID-19 and new exam dates are yet to be announced. Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (AP PGLCET) is conducted in online mode. It is a state-level exam conducted to grand admission in 2-year L.L.M courses in the law colleges of Andhra Pradesh. Candidates should have a minimum of 50% marks in B.L/ L.L.B course to apply for AP PGLCET 2020. Get more information about eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern, result, and many more from this page.
Latest: AP PGLCET 2020 application form last date of submission is extended up to June 15, 2020. Click here to apply.
AP PGLCET 2020
To qualify the AP PGLCET 2020, students need to score 25% marks which mean 30 marks out of total 120 marks. Candidates can check the dates for AP PGLCET 2020 as below:
|AP PGLCET 2020||Dates|
|The Release of Notification||10 Mar 2020|
|Availability of Application Form||11 Mar 2020|
|Last Date to Submit the Form without Late Fee|
|Last Date to Submit the Form with the Late Fee of Rs. 500/-|
|Last Date to Submit the Form with the Late Fee of Rs. 1000/-|
|Last Date to Submit the Form with the Late Fee of Rs. 2000/-|
|Correction in the Application Form|
|Availability of Admit Card|
|Date of AP PGLCET 2020 Exam|
|Declaration of Answer Key|
|Last Date of Receiving Complaints of Answer Key|
|The Announcement of Result|
AP PGLCET 2020 Exam Postponed
AP PGLCET 2020 was to be held on May 08, 2020. However, the dates stand postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore the new dates for AP PGLCET can be expected soon too. Check the official website image regarding postponement of exam.
AP PGLCET 2020 Application Form
Those candidates who wish to take the exam must have fill the AP PGLCET 2020 application form in online mode. Candidates are advised to keep ready all the documents to rem cove any mistake. Candidates can follow the mentioned below steps in order to fill the online application form:
Step 1: First of all, candidates have to go on the official website and pay the application fee. A payment ID will be generated after the payment. candidate have to note down that payment ID.
Step 2: Secondly, click on the “Know your payment status” and check the payment is done or not.
Step 3: After that, the candidate has to click on the “Fill Application Form” button and enter all the required details.
Step 4: After entering all the details, candidates have to upload the image and signature in the given below format and click on “Save and Preview” button.
Step 5: After that, check all the information once and click on “Confirm/ Freeze” button.
Step 6: Candidates are advised to download and print the application page for further use.
Application Fee: Rs. 850/-
Image Specification: Candidates have to upload the images in the given below format:
|Passport Size Photograph||Less than 50 KB||JPG/ JPEG|
|Candidate’s Signature||Less than 30 KB||JPG/ JPEG|
AP PGLCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates who want to give the exam of AP PGLCET 2020 must know the eligibility criteria. They can check it from below:
Nationality: Applicant should be an Indian national to apply for the test.
Residential Status: Candidate should be a resident of Andhra pradesh and should satisfy all the requirement of Local/ non – local status as laid down in the educational institutes of Andhra Pradesh
Educational Qualification: Candidates must have an LLB / B.L degree with an aggregate of minimum 50% marks can apply for the AP PGLCET 2020. Candidates can check the required marks for different categories as below:
|Cayegory||Min marks in qualifying exam|
|OC Candidates||minimum 50% marks|
|BC Candidates||minimum 45% marks|
|SC / ST Candidates||minimum 45% marks|
AP PGLCET 2020 Syllabus
AP PGLCET 2020 consist of Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, Public International Law, Mercantile Law, Labour Law, Crimes and torts, IPR & Other laws. You can check the syllabus from below:
- Jurisprudence – Sources of Law, Custom Precedent and Legislation
- Rights and duties – Ownership and Possession, Persons, Obligation, Property, Liability, Legal Sanctions.
- Nature of the Constitution
- Fundamental Rights
- Directive Principles of State Policy
- Judiciary and Legislature
- Center-State Relations
- Emergency provisions
- Amendments to the constitution
Public International Law
- International Law and Municipal Law
- State Territory, Air, Sea and outer space,
- Nationality and Statelessness
- State Jurisdiction
- United Nations.
Mercantile Law: General Principles of Contract (Sections. 1-75, Indian Contract Act-1872).
For Labour Law:
- Trade Union Act 1926.
- Industrial Disputes Act 1947.
For Crimes and Torts:
- Indian Penal Code -General Principles & General Exceptions.
- TORTS – General Principle of Torts, Defences, Joint liability, State liability for torts
- Consumer Protection Act,1986
IPR & Other Laws:
- Copyright Act, 1957
- Patents Act, 2005
- Environmental Protection Act, 1986
- Human Rights
- The Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993
- Salient features of Information Technology Act, 2000
- Right to Information Act 2005
AP PGLCET 2020 Preparation Tips
Candidates can follow the mentioned below tips for their preparation:
Syllabus: Stick to the syllabus prescribed by APSCHE. make sure to cover all the topics from the syllabus and revise them well before the exam.
Case study: Law exams are about case studies and their implications. Make sure to be updated on latest and famous cases of law.
Previous year question paper: To get a clearer idea of the exam pattern and the demand of the exam, students must practice previous year papers.
Mock Test: APSCHE has released mock tests on the official website, students can use them to get used to the CBT mode of exam and improve speed of attempting questions in computer.
AP PGLCET 2020 Exam pattern
Candidates can check the exam pattern of AP PGLCET 2020 as below:
Language of Exam: Exam will be conducted in English language only.
Mode of Exam: It is a computer based test.
Duration of Exam: The total duration of the exam is 90 minutes.
Types of Questions: Multiple choice questions will be asked in the exam.
Number of Questions: Entrance exam will consist of 120 questions.
Marking scheme: One mark will be awarded for each correct answer and no mark will be deducted for incorrect answer.
Candidates can check distribution of marks and questions as below:
|Subjects||Marks per Questions||Marks per subject|
|Jurisdiction||One mark||20 marks|
|Constitutional Law||One mark||20 marks|
|Public International law||One mark||16 marks|
|Mercantile Law||One mark||16 marks|
|Labour Law||One mark||16 marks|
|Crimes and Torts||One mark||16 marks|
|IPR & amp||One mark||16 marks|
AP PGLCET 2020 Qualifying Marks
The candidates will have to obtain the minimum qualifying marks to get selected for the admission. To earn the qualifying marks, they
have to gain at least 25% of the total marks. So it can be said that the students have to score minimum 30 marks out of 120 marks.
AP PGLCET 2020 Admit Card
The authority will release the AP PGLCET 2020 Admit Card on as per schedule. The candidates can download the admit card online from the admit card page. To download the admit card candidate will have to enter the Payment Reference ID, Qualifying Exam Hall Ticket Number, Mobile Number, Date of Birth and registration number. First, check that all the details of admit card are correct are not. If they are all correct then take the printout of it for the future reference. The candidates must carry the admit card at the time of appearing for the exam.
AP PGCET 2020 Exam Centres
Candidates have to choose three choices according the preference. Mentioned below is the list of exam centres for AP PGLCET 2020:
AP PGLCET 2020 Answer Key
The authority will release AP PGLCET 2020 Answer Key online at sche.ap.gov.in in PDF format. There will be the correct answers to all the questions asked in the exam. The students will be able to cross-check all the answers with the help of the answer key. Candidates will get the chance to raise objection against preliminary answer key. If any candidate will not satisfy will the preliminary answer key than he/she can raise objection by sending an email to the board. After that, official will verify the raised objections and release the final answer key. Candidate can not raise objection against final answer key.
AP PGLCET 2020 Result
The result of AP PGLCET 2020 will be released online on the official website i.e. sche.ap.gov.in. The authority has assured that they will pay the extra care to avoid errors in the evaluation, checking, scrutiny, tabulation, and ranking. So there is no provision for revaluation and re totaling of AP PGLCET 2020 result. Candidates will require their registration number and PGLCET hall ticket number to download the result.
The candidates will get the place in the rank card on the basis of the marks obtained in AP PGLCET 2020. The ranking of the candidates will totally depend on their marks in the exam. If the candidates will get the equal marks in the exam then there will also be the tiebreaker. In this case, the authority will consider the marks obtained in Part-A of Entrance Test. Even if the tie will persist then they will be bracketed together for the purpose of ranking in the rank card. After that, if the tie will be there then at the time of admission, the seniority in age may be considered.
AP PGLCET 2020 Counselling
After the declaration of the result, the candidates will be called for the AP PGLCET 2020 counselling process. They will be given the college for the admission on the basis of their ranks. The candidates will have to choose one of the listed colleges to get admission in. The candidates will be called with the specified document for the counselling.
AP PGLCET Notification 2020
AP PGLCET notification released on March 10, 2020. Check the below image of AP PGLCET Notification 2020.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Ques 1: How should I prepare for AP PGLCET 2020?
Answer: You can attempt mock tests which are available on the official website. Revise each and every topic again and again and strong the weaker sections. You can also follow the above mentioned tips for the preparation.
Ques 2: Till when the AP PGLCET 2020 score valid?
Answer: AP PGLCET 2020 score is valid for one academic year 2020 – 21.
Ques 3: How many marks are required to qualify the AP PGLCET 2020?
Answer: The minimum qualifying marks for AP PGLCET 2020 are 25% out of 120.
Ques 4: What is the official website of AP PGLCET?
Answer: The official website is https://sche.ap.gov.in/LAWCET
Ques 5: When will AP PGLCET 2020 be held?
Answer: The exam dates of AP PGLCET 2020 and the full schedule is given on this page above.
Official Website: sche.ap.gov.in
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