AUCET 2020– Andhra University conducts Common Entrance Test (AUCET) for the students who want to take admission in the PG courses of the streams Arts, Humanities, Law and Engineering. It is conducted at the state level. AUCET is conducted in the offline mode. Andhra University Common Entrance Test is scheduled to take place in May 2020. The test is conducted at various test centres situated in Andhra Pradesh. Scroll down to know more about AUCET 2020 such as its syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility criteria etc.
Candidates can refer to the table given below to stay updated with the important dates and events related to AUCET 2020.
Schedule for AUCET 2020
|AUCET 2020||Important Dates|
|Availability of application form||2nd week of Mar 2020|
|Last date to apply||2nd week of Apr 2020|
|Upload of corrections by the candidates regarding the|
|last week of Apr 2020|
|Availability of admit card||1st week of May 2020|
|AUCET 2020 exam date||2nd week of May 2020|
|Announcement of result||2nd week of May 2020|
|Commencement of Admissions||last week of May 2020|
Courses Offered at Andhra University
There are many courses and specializations offered in Andhra University and the candidates can select any of the courses. As there are many courses, the below given information can be checked to see what are the names of the test and further under these test, numerous courses are offered.
|Life Sciences||Mathematical Sciences|
|Physical Sciences||Chemical Sciences|
|Humanities & Social Sciences||Atmospheric Sciences|
|Ocean Sciences||Petroleum Exploration & Production|
|M.A. (Sanskrit, Hindi, Dance, M.F.A, Music, M.P.Ed)||–|
AUCET 2020 Syllabus
As there are many courses available in Andhra University, there are different topics and chapters in every subject. So, check the syllabus given below for AUCET.
|For Life Sciences, Physical Sciences,|
|Chemical Sciences||Click Here|
|BFA, Economics and M.H.R.M||Click Here|
|English, Telugu and M.Com||Click Here|
|Geology & Statistics||Click Here|
AUCET 2020 Important Books
Apart from knowing the syllabus, the candidates need to be aware of the books from which the preparation can be done. Check the list of the books given below for the same.
|UGC NET Life Scinces|
By Ashish Nagesh, Quaisher J.Hossain, Prashant Kumar
By B.L Aggarwal
|Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics|
By Arihant Experts
|Delhi University MA. Economics Entrance Test Guide|
By Editorial Board
AUCET 2020 Preparation Tips
Knowing the exam pattern does not help the candidates in scoring well or qualifying the exam. FOr cracking the exam, the candidates need some preparation tips that can be followed at before the exam. So, check the tips mentioned below.
- Analyze the syllabus carefully: Make sure the syllabus has been carefully checked and its important topics and chapters are carefully seen.
- Understand the concepts: Make sure the concepts of any topic is clear. Before solving any problem or studying any topic, just keep a note that its concepts are clear.
- Time Mangement: Before starting with the preparation, manage the time well and see write down the time in which a particular topic or section can be covered.
- Watch Youtube Tutorials: If any concepts is not clear, search the social media and see if the video is avaiable for that topic or not. If its available then, watch it to clear the concepts.
- Revise: Before starting with any topic, make sure all of the earlier studied concepts are revised well. Do not rush and try to revise each and every topic on a daily basis till the end of exam.
AUCET 2020 Exam Pattern
It is beneficial to know the exam pattern before the exam as that would help the candidates to make a preparation strategy for scoring well in the exam. The exam pattern specified the duration of the exam, number of questions, maximum marks and so on. For the same reason, we have provided AUCET 2020 Exam Pattern.
- Mode: Offline
- No. of questions: 100
- Duration: 90 minutes
- Maximum Marks: 100
AUCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Before applying for AUCET 2020, the candidates are required to follow certain terms and conditions as specified by the university. Without matching the eligibility criteria, the candidates cannot appear for the exam. So, check the eligibility criteria for different courses.
M.Sc. Biochemistry – For applying to this course, the candidates should have studied either:B.Sc./B.Sc. (Vocational) Chemistry/ Biochemistry B.Sc. (Vocational) with Food Science & Quality Control.
M.Sc. Biotechnology – Should have studied either:B.Sc./B.Sc. (Vocational) with any two of the following subjects: Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Environmental Sciences, Human Genetics, Fisheries, Aquaculture, and Mathematics B.Sc. (Vocational) with Food Science & Quality Control.
M.Sc. Agricultural Biotechnology offered in Department of Botany M.Sc. Horticulture & Landscape Management – Should have studied either: B.Sc./B.Sc. (Vocational) with any two of the following subjects: Botany, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Horticulture, Agriculture, Forestry, Genetics, Chemistry, Environmental Sciences, Seed Technology, Zoology B.Sc. (Vocational) with Food Science and Quality Control.4 years B.Sc. (Agriculture).
M.Sc. Environmental Sciences – The applicants must have studied either:B.Sc. / B.Sc. (Vocational) with Chemistry and any two of the Life Science Subjects as Optional.B.E.M / B.Sc.(Ag) / B.Sc. (Vocational) with Food Science & Quality Control.
M.Sc. Foods, Nutrition & Dietetics – Should have studied either:B. Sc. with any life science subject as one of the subjects in Part-II.B.Sc. Home Science B.Sc. (Vocational) Food Science & Quality Control B. Sc. with Nutrition as one of the subjects.
M.Sc. Botany – The applicants should have studied either:B.Sc. Botany with any other two science subjects including vocational subjects.
M.Sc. Human Genetics – B.Sc. with any three of the following subjects: Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Genetics, Human Genetics, Biotechnology, Microbiology, and Medical Lab Tech.
M.Sc. Marine Biology and Fisheries M.Sc. Coastal Aquaculture & Marine Biotechnology M.Sc. Marine Biotechnology – B.Sc./B.Sc. Vocational Zoology and any other two science subjectsB.Sc. Fisheries / BFSC.
M.Sc. Zoology – The candidates should have studied either:B.Sc./B.Sc. Vocational Zoology and any other two science subjects.
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, App. Nutrition, Nutrition & Dietetics, Biotechnology, Medical Lab Technology, Public Health, Nursing, Plant Protection, Agriculture and Horticulture, Forestry, B.Sc. Agriculture, B.Sc. Home Science.
M.Sc. Fishery Science – Candidates must have B.Sc. Zoology and any other two science subjects B.Sc. with Aquaculture, Fisheries and Industrial Fisheries.
M.Sc. Home Science (2years Self-finance) offered in St. Joseph’s College for Women(A), VSP – The applicants must have passed 10+2+3 with Food and Nutrition / Food Technology Composite/General Home Science at B.Sc. level / B.Sc. with Chemistry and Life Sciences.
M.Sc. Anthropology offered in Department of Anthropology, Arts College – B.Sc. with any Life Science subject.
M.Sc. Physics M.Sc. Space Physics M.Sc. Nuclear Physics M.Sc.(Tech.) Geophysics (3 years duration)M.Sc. Marine Geophysics – B.Sc. with Physics, Mathematics and any other non-biological science subject.
M.Sc. Meteorology M.Sc. Physical Oceanography – B.Sc. with Physics and Mathematics.
M.Sc. Electronics (Instrumentation) – B.Sc., with Electronics, Mathematics and any other subject.B.Sc. Mathematics, Physics and any other subject with P.G. Diploma in Electronics, P.G. Diploma in Instrumentation.
M.Sc. Applied Mathematics – B.Sc. Mathematics and Physics B.Sc. Mathematics with Physical Sciences in Intermediate or 10+2 level.
M.A./M.Sc. Mathematics – The candidates must have B.A/B.Sc. Mathematics.
M.Sc. Computer Science – (2 year Evening Course) offered in A.U. College of Engineering – Should have passed the intermediate examination of the state of A.P. with Mathematics as a core subject at 10+2 level, and should have either:Three-year B.Sc. degree programme with Mathematics and computer science Three year B.C.A. degree programme recognized by AU.
Analytical Chemistry Bio-Inorganic Chemistry Environmental Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry and Analysis of Foods, Drugs & Water Organic Chemistry Marine Chemistry Nuclear Chemistry – B.Sc. /B.Sc. (Vocational) with Chemistry/Applied Chemistry as one of the subjects.
Physical Chemistry – The applicants must have B.Sc. /B.Sc. (Vocational) with Chemistry / Applied Chemistry and Mathematics & Physics as the other two subjects.
M.Sc. Applied Chemistry – offered in Department of Engineering Chemistry – AUCE(A) – All the applicants must have passed B.Sc. /B.Sc. Vocational Chemistry / Applied Chemistry / Industrial Chemistry as one of the subjects.
M.Sc. Geology – For applying to this course, the candidates must have B.Sc. with Geology with any other two subjects.
M.Sc. Tech. Applied Geology (3 years duration) – B.Sc. Geology with any two of the following subjects; Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Mineral beatification, and Materials Handling.
M.Sc. Statistics M.Sc. Statistics with Computer Science offered in the Department of Statistics – B.Sc./B.A with both Statistics and Mathematics.
Click here to check the detailes eligibility criteria.
AUCET 2020 Application Form
The eligible candidates can fill the application form at andhrauniversity.edu.in or auvspdoa.in. AUCET 2020 Application Form can be filled in the online mode. Candidates are required to do the registration first and then fill the application form. Before proceeding for the payment of application fee, the candidates need to upload the scanned images of photograph and signature. The candidates need to provide the following given details.
- Hall ticket number of qualifying exam
- Marks and ranks of qualifying exam
- Date of birth
- Caste (if applicable)
- Income of the parents
Application Fee: The candidates have to pay Rs 600 (Rs 500 in case of SC / ST / PH). The fee can be paid via debit card / credit card / net banking / Andhra Bank.
AUCET 2020 Exam Centres
The candidates are required to select the exam centres for AUCET at the time of filling the application form. The university reserves the right to remove / add test centres. However, if the number of registered candidates are only 200 then, the test centre would be Visakhapatnam only.
AUCET 2020 Admit Card
The hall ticket for Andhra University Common Entrance Test is issued to all the registered candidates. AUCET 2020 Admit Card is made available at andhrauniversity.edu.in or auvspdoa.in. The admit card can be downloaded by entering the login credentials which are application number and date of birth.
The candidates must preserve the hall ticket till the end of admission. The hall ticket comprises of the information like name and address of the candidates, exam date, exam timing, address of the exam centre etc.
AUCET 2020 Result
The result for AUCET is announced at the official website of Andhra University. AUCET 2020 Result can be checked at andhrauniversity.edu.in or auvspdoa.in. The results is declared in the form of a rank card. So, in the results the individual ranks of the candidates are also indicated. AUCET result is declared in the form of PDF file format.
The candidates must note there will be no re-evaluation of the OMR answer sheets. Later on, all the qualified candidates are required to appear for the counselling.
For more information about AUCET 2020 candidates can download previous year Information Brochure.