AP DEECET 2020 – Commissioner of School Education, Government of AP conducts Andhra Pradesh Diploma in Elementary Education Common Entrance Test (AP DEECET) for the students who want to pursue D.El.Ed. AP DEECET is an examination conducted at the state level. The candidates who have passed or are still appearing in 10+2 can apply for AP DEECET 2020. The exam is conducted to take admission in Government districts institutes of Education and Training (D.I.E.T.S) and other private elementary teacher training institutions. Scroll down to know more about AP DEECET 2020 such as its exam pattern, eligibility criteria, application form.
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AP DEECET 2020
Admission to AP DEECET is granted on the basis of their performance in the entrance examination. Candidates can refer to the table below to get a brief idea about the AP DEECET 2020 timeline.
|Payment of Fees through Payment gateway||21 May to 04 Jun 2020|
|Online submission of application||21 May to 05 Jun 2020|
|Availability of Hall Tickets||19 Jun 2020|
|AP DEECET 2020 exam date||23 to 24 Jun 2020|
|Declaration of Results||29 Jun 2020|
|Handing over of the list of colleges granted affiliated for that particular year by SCERT||10 Jun 2020|
|Preparation of Academic Calendar by SCERT||20 Jun 2020|
|1st Phase Counselling||03 to 12 Jul 2020|
|2nd Phase Counselling||17 to 22 Jul 2020|
|Special Counselling||25 to 29 Jul 2020|
|1st Instruction Day||03 Aug 2020|
AP DEECET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Government of Andhra Pradesh has set some terms and conditions for the students who want to pursue D.El.Ed. These terms and conditions are known by the name of eligibility criteria. Check the eligibility criteria for AP DEECET 2020 given below.
The candiates must be of Indian nationality and should have satisfied the Loacl / Non Local status requirements as set by the institutions of Andhra Pradesh.
The candidates applying for AP DEECET must be 17 years of age as on September 01 of the year of admission.
For obtaining a DEECET rank, a candidate belonging to “OC” and “BC” communities shall secure minimum 50% marks in DEECET. For Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Physically Challenged candidates the minimum qualifying mark for allotment of seats reserved under the respective categories will be 45%. That is to say, candidates belonging to SC and ST communities should secure 50% of marks for consideration against seats under OC/ NCC / CAP /Sports category.
- The candidate should have passed or appeared for the Intermediate Examination (Qualifying Exam) or its equivalent as decided by the DEECET Committee for appearing at the DEECET. However, he/she should have passed the qualifying examination at the time of admission.
- The candidates should have secured 50% of marks in aggregate in the Qualifying Examination for appearing in the DEECET for both ‘A’ and ‘B’ category seats. The minimum percentage of marks in the qualifying Examination for Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Physically Challenged candidates shall however be 45% for both ‘A’ and ‘B’ category seats.
Eligibility subject – wise
Mathematics: The candidates must have studied Mathematics at Intermediate level.
Biological Science: The candidates must have studied Botany and Zoology at Intermediate level.
Physical Science: The candidates must have studied Physics and Chemistry at Intermediate level.
Social Studies: The candidates who have studied any two subjects out of civics, economic, history, commerce and geography at intermediate level.
Note: The candidates who have studied Vocational course are not eligible.
AP DEECET 2020 Exam Pattern
It is important for the candidates to check the exam pattern before the exam because it specifies the number of questions, parts of the exam, total marks etc. Also, the exam pattern is beneficial to be checked in advance because it enables the candidates to prepare a full – proof study plan for the exam.
Check the exam pattern for AP DEECET 2020 given below.
|Part-A||No. of questions||Q.Nos||Q.Nos|
|Teaching Aptitude||5||1 – 5||5|
|General Knowledge||5||6 – 10||5|
|English||5||11 – 15||5|
|Telugu||5||16 – 20||5|
|Opted Language ( Telugu /|
Tamil / Urdu / English)
|10||21 – 30||10|
|Mathematics||10||31 – 40||10|
|General Science||10||41 – 50||10|
|Social Studies||10||51 – 60||10|
|Part-B||No. of questions||Q.Nos||Q.Nos|
|Mathematics||40||61 – 100||40|
a) Physics (20)
|40||61 – 80|
|Bio – Science|
a) Botany (20)
b) Zoology (20)
|40||61 – 80|
a) History (13)
b) Economics (13)
c) Civics (13)
d) History/Economics/ Civics (1)
|40||61 – 100||40|
AP DEECET 2020 Syllabus
Candidates ca refer to the syllabus given below to see what must be covered before appearing for the exam.
Syllabus for Part A – A.P. State syllabus form class VI to X
Syllabus for Part B – Two Years Board of Intermediate Education of A.P. State Syllabus.
- Maths: Those who studied Mathematics as a subject at the Intermediate level.
- Physical Science: Those who studied Physics and Chemistry as their Intermediate Subjects.
- Biological Science: Those who studied Botany, Zoology as their Intermediate Subjects.
- Social Studies: Those who studied two subjects out of Five Subjects viz., Civics, Economics, History, Geography, Commerce.
AP DEECET 2020 Preparation Tips
Besides knowing the exam pattern, it is important to follow a tight schedule of study before the examinatiom. For the same reason, some expert tips are suggested here.
- Proper time management: For any examination, it is important to make a proper time table in which all the topics can be covered. So, abide by this rule and prepare likewise for this exam too.
- Gain more knowledge: As this is a teaching paper, try to understand teh concepts related to every field, be it, science, be it daily life teachings etc.
- Understand the concepts: Do not try to mug up the theories rather try to understand them so that it could be used later in life also.
- Pick the best study material: Refer to those books in which concepts are clearly stated. Make sure all the books are trustworthy.
- Revision: Before the examination, studying hard for the exam is important but more important is to revise all those concepts time and again.
AP DEECET 2020 Important Books
Check the books given below for AP DEECET. Make sure proper set of books are selected for the preparation of the exam.
|PAWAN D.EL.ED GUIDE (FIRST SEMESTER)||Buy Here|
|Uttar Pradesh BTC Deled 1st Semester ( All Papers All Subjects Set )|
|Pawan D.El.ED. Guide II Semester|
By Sahitya Prakashan
|NIOS D.El.Ed. First Year Book Combo-501 | 502 | 503 Hindi Medium|
By GPH Panel of Experts
|STAR D.EL.ED. (BTC) FIRST SEMESTER GUIDE (NEW SYLLABUS) SET OF 5 PAPERS|
By Experienced Authors of DIET
AP DEECET 2020 Application Form
The application form for AP DEECET 2020 are release in the online mode on the official website. It is mandatory that the candidates register themselves for the examination. Candidates have to fill and submit the AP DEECET online application form through the official website which is apdeecet.apcfss.in.
Candidates are advised to enter authentic information in their application forms any discrepancies found in the later stages will result in the disqualification of the candidate. Candidates are advised to keep ready a scanned copy of their recent photo and signature ready while applying for the examination.
Application Form Fee:
The candidate has to pay Rs 500 through online payment gateways.
Photo specifications: The images must be scanned and should be uploaded in jpeg / jpg format. For more information about the specification, check the information provided below.
|Photograph||Not more than 50 KB||3.5 cm x4.5cm|
|Signature||Not more than 50 KB||3.5 cm x 1.5 cm|
AP DEECET 2020 Mock Test
Before going for any exam, it is important to prepare yourself. The mock tests make it simple to practice the whole syllabus in less time. In order to practice for the exam, here we have provided the link below:
Mock Tests: Click here to check the Mock test for AP DEECET 2020.
AP DEECET 2020 Admit Card
The hall ticket for AP DEECET 2020 is declared online on the official website of Comissioner of School Education, Government of AP. The candidates can download the admit card by entering the login credentials. AP DEECET 2020 Admit Card can be downloaded by entering the mobile number / aadhar number / user id and date of birth. AP DEECET 2020 hall ticket is an important document which must be carried to the exam centre positively.
It is to be noted that no duplicate admit card will be issued to the candidates, so make sure it is preserved immediately after downloading.
AP DEECET 2020 Response Sheet
The candidates can download AP DEECET 2020 response sheet from the official website. For getting the response sheet, the candidates need to enter their hall ticket number and date of birth. The response sheet is the recoded responses of the test – takers and they can use it with the answer key and question paper to calculate the marks before the actual announcement of the result.
AP DEECET 2020 Answer Key
The answer key for AP DEECET is released along with the question pappers at apdeecet.apcfss.in. AP DEECET 2020 answer key is released in the pdf file format. It is released separately for all the other subjects. The candidates can use the question paper with the answer key to cross-check all the questions and to have an estimate about the performance of the exam. The answer keys are published as per the different languages.
AP DEECET 2020 Result
The result of AP DEECET 2020 are released by Office of the Commissioner of School Education, Andhra Pradesh. AP DEECET 2020 Result is announced in the form of merit list at apdeecet.apcfss.in. The merit list is published in the PDF file format. The list consists of the name of the candidates, registration number, rank.
After the declaration of result, a scorecard is also released. Candidates can download their respective scorecards by entering the hall ticket number and date of birth.
AP DEECET 2020 Counselling
AP DEECET 2020 counselling is conducted by the Department of School Education of Government of Andhra Pradesh for the candidates who wish to get admission in the Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) 2 years course offered by Govt. DIET and private elementary teacher training institutions across the state of Andhra Pradesh . The counselling is conducted in the online mode wherein, the qualified candidates need to submit their options.
Allotment of Seats
All the sanctioned intake of seats in D.El.Ed course in the Govt. DIETs and Convener quota (Category-A) in private unaided Elementary Teacher Education Institutions shall be filled by the Convener DEECET-2020. Such seats shall be allotted to the candidates on the basis of the rank obtained in DEECET-2020. The seat intake capacity in each institute may change from time to time as decided by NCTE (National Council for Teacher Education).
Method of Admission
The admissions shall be made through a Single Window System in the order of merit on the basis of rank assigned in DEECET and to the extent of sanctioned seats through Web-Based Admission service provided by the Convener DEECET or Convener DEECET AC as the case may be.
The seats in the Government institutions / DIETs and 80% of the seats belongs to the Category A and has to be filled by the Convener and the rest 20% of teh seats which belong to category B must be filled by the respective institutions decided by the Convener only.
About Department of School Education of Government of Andhra Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh state has a total of 62,182 schools from 13 districts which include Primary, Upper Primary and High schools. The total number of students from Primary to High schools is 69,91,634 and the total number of the teacher is 2,86,311. The main objective or mission of the Department of School Education of Government of Andhra Pradesh is to educating, nurturing and providing equality and better school infrastructure to all students from every corner of the state.
AP DEECET 2020 Exam Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : All the sanctioned intake of seats in D.El.Ed course in the Govt. DIETs and Convener quota (Category-A) in private unaided Elementary Teacher Education Institutions shall be filled by the Convener DEECET-2020. Such seats shall be allotted to the candidates based on the rank obtained in AP DEECET.
Ans : The candidates should have secured 50% of marks in aggregate in the Qualifying Examination for appearing in the DEECET.
Ans : AP DEECET exam is an objective type exam, candidates need to answer 100 MCQ. The question paper is divided into two parts i.e. Part-A and Part-B. Part-A consists of 60 marks whereas Part-B consists of 40 marks.
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