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AP EAMCET 2018 – Among the various entrance exams such as AP LAWCET, AP EDCET, AP ICET, AP ECET, AP PGECET; AP EAMCET is one of the prestigious exams that the JNTUK conducts every year. In the year 1986, UGC established a committee under National Educational Policy with the coordination of State Councils of Higher Education so that the state level planning and coordination of Higher Education could be maintained effectively. As as a result, Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) was formulated in 1988 to advise the Government in matters relating to Higher Education in the State and to oversee is development. Since then, APSCHE has been exercising to bridge the gap between UGC and the State Government.

The council has been fulfilling the responsibility of overseeing the events related to the entrance exams with the support of colleges/universities in the state. AP EAMCET is handled by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University also called JNTUK. AP EAMCET 2018 or Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test 2018 will be organised by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada (JNTUK) on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). The examination is designed as a prerequisite condition for admission into various professional courses offered in the University/Private Colleges of Andhra Pradesh State. AP EAMCET is a state level entrance exam conducted annually. Students can secure admission in various professional courses divided in engineering, agriculture and pharmacy streams.


The applications for AP EAMCET 2018 are expected to be out in the 2nd week of February 2018. The application will end in 3rd week of March 2018. The exam might take place in 4th week of April 2018 etc. While the official and exact dates are announced, the candidates can check the possible dates for AP EAMCET 2018, eligibility criteria, courses offered, exam syllabus, exam pattern, EAMCET 2018 Application Form Procedure, Application Fees, AP EAMCET Hall Ticket, Result announcement and lastly how to prepare etc.

Expected AP EAMCET Exam Dates 2018

The table contains the tentative dates planned for 2018 AP EAMCET events. We would like to inform the readers that these dates have been compiled taking reference from previous year data.

Events Tentative Dates
Notification release date of AP EAMCET 02nd week of February 2018
Online application form submission starts 02nd week of February 2018
Submission of the application form ends without late fee 03rd week of March 2018
Submission of the application form with late fee 03rd to 4th week of March 2018
Correction of submitted form 04th week of March to 1st week of April 2018
Submission of the application form with late fee 04th week of March to 4th week of April 2018
Admit card issue dates 03rd week of April 2018
ENTRANCE EXAM date 04th week of April 2018
Publication of Preliminary key 04th week of April 2018
Last date to raise objections on the official answer key 1st week of May 2018
Result declaration along with final key publishing 01st week of May 2018
Last date to pay the counselling registration fee 01st week of June 2018
Counselling may begin from 02nd week of June 2018

All the details related to AP EAMCET 2018 will be uploaded on the official website. Candidates can click this link to reach the official website Click Here

Courses offered for Andhra Pradesh EAMCET 2018

  • Engineering,Bio-Technology,B.Tech(Dairy Technology),B.Tech(Agr.Engg), B.Tech(Food Science and Technology)
  • B.Sc(Ag)/B.Sc.(Hort)/B.V.Sc & A.H/B.F.Sc
  • B.Pharmacy, Pharm.D

AP EAMCET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

It is mandatory to go through the eligibility criteria. Please note that the eligibility conditions might change in the future. This is just for a reference based on the past year criteria that we are explaining here. Candidates will be selected on the following basis:-

(i) Nationality- An Indian National or OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) Card Holder or PIO (Persons of Indian Origin) will be considered

(ii) Domicile Requirement- candidate must belong to Andhra Pradesh

(iii) For Engineering & Pharmacy courses:

  • Qualifying Exam- 12th class from any recognized board.
  • Subjects- qualified in following subjects:-Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • Diploma Holder’s- Final year diploma holders are also eligible to apply for the exam
  • Appearing candidates: students appearing in their Final year are also eligible to apply for the exam.

AP EAMCET 2018 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern might be as follows:-

  • Duration of the Exam- 3 hours
  • No. of Questions- 160
  • Subjects for Engineering- Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • Subjects for Medical and Agriculture- Physics, Biology, Zoology, Chemistry
  • Type of questions- Objective Type.
  • Marking Scheme- 1 mark for each correct question.
  • Negative Marking- NO Negative Marking
Courses Subjects No. of Questions Total
Engineering Physics 40 160
Chemistry 40
Mathematics 80
Agriculture and Medical Stream Physics 40 160
Chemistry 40
Botany 40
Zoology 40

AP EAMCET 2018 Syllabus

(A) For Engineering stream CLICK HERE to check the complete syllabus

The syllabus comprises of the following subjects:-

(i) Physics- Units and Measurements, Motion in a Straight Line, Motion in a Plane, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy and Power, Systems of Particles and Rotational Motion, Thermal Properties of Matter, Oscillation, Gravitation, Mechanical properties of Solids, Mechanical Properties of Fluids, etc.

(ii) Chemistry- Atomic Structure, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, Chemical Bonding and Chemical Structure, States of Matter: Gases and Liquids,Stoichiometry, Thermodynamics, Chemical Equilibrium and Acids-Bases, Hydrogen and its Compounds, THE s (Block Elements)- all groups etc..

(iii) Mathematics- Algebra, Trigonometry, Vector Algebra, Measures of Dispersion and Probability, Coordinate Geometry, Calculus

(B) For Agriculture and Medical Stream CLICK HERE to check the complete syllabus

(i) Botany- Diversity in the Living World, Structural Organisation in Plants-Morphology, Reproduction in Plants, Plant Systematic, Cell Structure and Function, Plant Ecology, Plant Physiology, Microbiology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology etc.

(ii) Zoology- Structural Organisation in Animals, Animal Diversity, Locomotion and Reproduction in Protozoa, Biology and Human Welfare, Type Study of Periplaneta Americana, Ecology & Environment, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Organic Evolution etc.

(iii) Physics- refer the above

(iv) Chemistry- refer the above

AP EAMCET Application Form 2018

The applications will be filled up in online mode on the official website at for AP EAMCET. The application process involved 4 steps as per last year which were as follows:-

Step-1: Fee Payment

Step-2: Application Form Filling- including uploading of photo and signature

Step-3: Application Form Submission

Step-4: Status of EAMCET Fee Payment.

AP EAMCET 2018 expected Application Fee

Application fee as per last year was to be paid in online mode using credit card/debit card & net banking. The amount depended on the course for which the admission was seeked. The amount to be paid by the candidate depending on the course was as follows:-

Courses Application fee Processing fee Total amount
Engineering (E) Rs. 450/- Rs 57.50/- Rs 507.50/-
Agriculture & Medical (AM) Rs. 450/- Rs 57.50/- Rs 507.50/-
For both E & AM Rs. 900/- Rs 115 Rs 1015

AP EAMCET Hall Ticket

The candidates will be able to download their hall ticket from the website of the exam conducting body i.e in around 3rd week of April 2018. The candidates will furnish the following details to obtain it.

  • Registration Number
  • Date of Birth- (dd/mm/yyyy)

AP EAMCET Admit Card will contain- name of the candidate, test centre details, photo and signature of the candidate for verification purpose. Carry it along with a valid photo id and check the details before printing it.

Qualifying Marks for AP EAMCET 2018

The qualifying percentage of marks for the AP EAMCET-2018 will be decided soon. It will be included in the AP EAMCET 2018 Information Bulletin. Since, the data is not available, here we have brought for you the minimum marks criteria as per last year:-

  • General candidates – 25%
  • SC/ST Candidates – No qualifying Marks

Result declaration

Results will be declared tentatively in the 1st week of May 2018 on the official website. Candidates will enter their Registration Number and Date of Birth to avail it and after the result, the Rank List/ Merit List will be available as well. To check the rank card, you will enter your

  • EAMCET Hall Ticket Number
  • Registration NUmber
  • Date of Birth- (dd/mm/yyyy)

AP EAMCET 2018 Rank Cards

The candidates will also get rank cards after the exam. It would be downloadable by providing the following details (i) AP EAMCET Hallticket No (ii) Registration Number  (iii) Date of Birth (dd/mm/yyyy). After hitting the “Show Rank Card”, you your rank card will be displayed on the computer screen.

How to Prepare for AP EAMCET

All candidates preparing for the exam can follow the steps to make their time management effective

  • Strategize your schedule
  • Practice mock test papers CLICK HERE to practice mock tests
  • Read only the prescribed topics in the syllabus
  • Take gaps in between
  • Gather relevant material
  • Stay away from social media and other networks
  • Focus on the strong areas more rather than lingering onto weaker subjects


Here are some numbers and figures of previous year’s examination.

Total number of candidates who registered for AP EAMCET 162814
Number of candidates who qualified 135532
Total sanctioned intake of seats in Ananthapur, Chittoor, East Godavari, Guntur, Kadapa, Kurnool, Krishna, Nellore, Prakasam, Srikakulam, Vizag, Vizianagaram, West Godavari. 157074
Number of colleges were 76% to 100% seats were filled 140
Number of colleges were 51% to 75% seats were filled 49
Number of colleges less than 50% seats were filled 117
Number of colleges were 0% seats were filled 16

Insofar, official details of AP EAMCET 2018 have not been announced. Details on this page are as per last year brochure and only for reference. As soon as official details of AP EAMCET 2018 are announced, they will be updated here.

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