AP DEECET 2020 – Department of School Education of Government of Andhra Pradesh conducts the AP DEECET entrance exam. Andhra Pradesh Diploma in Elementary Education Common Entrance Test is a state level examination. It conducts for admission into the Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) in Government District Institutes of Education and Training (D.I.E.Ts) and other Private Elementary Teacher Training Institutions in the state of Andhra Pradesh. For appearing to AP DEECET entrance exam, candidates should have passed or appeared for the 10+2 Examination. Check more details on AP DEECET 2020 Eligibility Criteria, Application Form, Exam Pattern and more from this page.
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||First week of May 2020|
|Online submission of application||First week of May 2020|
|Download of Hall Tickets||Second week of May 2020|
|Schedule of Examination||Third week of May 2020|
|Declaration of Results||Third week of May 2020|
|Handing over of the list of colleges granted affiliated for that particular year by SCERT||Third week of May 2020|
|1 Rank Assignment||Last week of Jun 2020|
|Download Rank card||Last week of Jun 2020|
|Submission of Web option by candidates||First week of Jul 2020|
|Allotment of seats||Second week of Jul 2020|
|Issue of provisional letters of admission||Third week of Jul 2020|
|Verification of Certificates of DIETS and Issue of Final admission letter||Third week of Jul 2020|
|1 st day of Instruction||Third week of Jul 2020|
|Submission of Web option by candidates||Last week of Jul 2020|
|Allotment of seats||Last week of Jul 2020|
|Issue of provisional letters of admission||First week of Aug 2020|
|Verification of Certificates of DIETS and Issue of Final admission letter||First week of Aug 2020|
|1st day of Instruction||To be announced|
AP DEECET 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria for admission into D.El.Ed., course shall be as mentioned below:
- The candidates should be of Indian Nationality and should satisfy the Local / Non Local status requirements as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of admission) Order, 1974 as subsequently amended from time to time for admission into all seats in Government DIETS and un-aided NonMinority and Minority Elementary Teacher Training Institutions.
- Candidates should have secured a rank in DEECET-2020 conducted for the Academic Year concerned for admission into Government DIETs and Private Elementary Teacher Training Institutions and should satisfy the educational criteria prescribed for the course as shown at (iii) below. 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.
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 www.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 the 500/- amount of the application fee through payment Gateway for submission of application through Online (as per last year).
AP DEECET 2020 Exam Pattern
AP DEECET 2020 exam is an objective type exam, where candidates need to answer 100 MCQ questions. The question paper are divided into two parts i.e. Part-A and Part-B. Part-A consists of 60 marks whereas Part-B constists of 40 marks.
|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|
Syllabus for Part A – A.P. State syllabus form class VI to X
|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|
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.
Weightage of Marks Part- B:
1st Year Mathematics – 20 Marks
2nd Year Mathematics – 20 Marks
TOTAL – 40 Marks
- Physical Science
1st Year Physics & 2nd Year Physics – 20 Marks
1st Year Chemistry & 2nd Year Chemistry – 20 Marks
TOTAL – 40 Marks
- Biological Science
1 st Year Botany & 2nd Year Botany – 20 Marks
1st Year Zoology & 2nd Year Zoology – 20 Marks
TOTAL – 40 Marks
- Social Studies
1st Year & 2nd Year History – 13 Marks
1st Year & 2nd Year Economics – 13 Marks
1st Year & 2nd Year Civics – 13 Marks History / Economics / Civics – 1 mark
TOTAL – 40 Marks
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 admit card for AP DEECET 2020 shall be issued online. Candidates who fills the application forms before the last scheduled date, can able to download their admit cards from the official website. Candidates can able to download their admit cards by entering their date of birth and their application number. It is compulsory that candidates carry their admit cards on the day of examination or else they are not be allowed to appear in the examination. The admit card contains all important details about the exam and the candidates.
AP DEECET 2020 Answer Key
After the successful completion of the AP DEECET entrance exam. The answer key of AP DEECET 2020 are available on the official website. Candidates who successfully appear in AP DEECET 2020 can able to check their answer key with their login credentials (Hall ticket number and Password or Date of Birth).
AP DEECET 2020 Result
The result of AP DEECET 2020 are release by Office of the Commissioner of School Education, AP. Candidates can check their result for AP DEECET 2020 online at apdeecet.apcfss.in. In order to check the result, the candidates need to login by entering their hall ticket number, and date of birth. Only those candidates who appeared in the entrance exam, can check the result on the official website.
AP DEECET 2020 Counselling
The 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 . After the release of result, merit list is prepared. And those candidates whose name in the merit list are called for AP DEECET 2020 counselling.
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.
About Department of School Education of Government of Andhra Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh state has 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 total number of teacher is 2,86,311. The main objective or mission of department of School Education of Government of Andhra Pradesh is to educating, nurturing and providing equality and better school infrastructure to all students form 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.