A Common Entrance Test designated as Andhra Pradesh Physical Education Common Entrance Test (AP PECET – 2018) will be conducted by Acharya Nagarjuna University for the academic year 2018-2019 for seeking Admission into B.P.Ed. (2 Years) and U.G.D.P.Ed (2 Years) Courses. The Application form will be available online for Common Entrance Test. Mere appearance at the entrance test does not automatically entitle a candidate to be considered for admission into physical education courses unless the candidate satisfies the requirement of eligibility as laid down above and other criteria laid down in the rules for the admission that shall be issued separately. Candidates can get all the details of AP PECET 2018 from this page given below.
AP PECET 2018
Eligible candidates who wish to apply for AP PECET 2018 may submit their AP PECET Application Form online. The candidate should pay the Registration fee to apply for AP PECET Exam.
|Date of commencement of submission of online application Forms||02nd week of Mar 2018|
|Last date for submission of Applications without late fee||03rd week of Apr 2018|
|Last date for submission of Application with a late fee of Rs. 500/-||Last week of Apr 2018|
|Application form correction||03rd week of Apr 2018|
|Download of Hall Tickets for application without late fee||01st week of May 2018|
|Download of Hall tickets for application with late fee||01st week of May 2018|
|Commencement of tests||02nd week of May 2018|
|Announcement of Result||02nd week of Jun 2018|
AP PECET Eligibility 2018
Candidates satisfying the following requirements shall be eligible to appear for AP PECET 2018.
Candidates should be of Indian Nationality. Candidates should belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh only. The candidates should satisfy local / non-local status requirements as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admission) order, 1974 as subsequently amended.
Eligibility for B.P.Ed. (Two years) : Candidates should have appeared third-year degree examination or passed three years degree recognized by any university in A.P. or any other university recognized as equivalent thereto and should have completed 19 years of age as on 01.07.2018. However, the candidate has to submit the pass certificate at the time of counselling.
Eligibility for U.G.D.P.Ed. (Two years) : Candidates should have appeared or passed Intermediate or equivalent course recognized by the Government of Andhra Pradesh and should have completed 16 years of age on 01.07.2018. However, the candidate has to submit the pass certificate at the time of counselling.
Note: Degree Candidates desirous of Participating for admission into U.G.D.P.Ed course shall use intermediate hall ticket number during payment of Registration fee and select intermediate as the qualifying examination (in the application). Candidates who desire to apply both for B.P.Ed as well as U.G.D.P.Ed, shall pay the registration fee separately and select appropriate qualifying examination (in the application) and submit the applications online.
Physical Education Teachers (P.E.Ts) who are in service and desirous of seeking admission into B.P.Ed. (Two years) Course or U.G.D.P.Ed. (Two Years) Course need not appear for any EntranceTest conducted by AP PECET. They have to apply directly to the Director of School Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh through proper channel as per their notification.
Note: Graduates obtained the degree under distance mode from Deemed to be Universities and Private Universities are not eligible unless such programmes have the approval of joint action committee of UGC and Distance Education Council and AICTE.
AP PECET Application Form 2018
- The application should be filled with full and correct particulars and submitted through online
- The candidate should pay the Registration fee (Application processing fee) through A.P. Online or pay directly through Gateway provided on the website i.e, www.sche.ap.gov.in/pecet
- Registration fee (Application processing fee) is Rs.800/-.(for SC / ST candidates Rs.600/ only)
- Note: Candidates are advised to pay the application fees and apply online at the earliest, in order to avoid last minute rush.
AP PECET Exam Pattern 2018
Scheme of Entrance test for B.P.Ed.(Two years) and U.G.D.P.Ed. (Two Years) Courses:
The Common Entrance Test for entry of students into B.P.Ed. (Two years) and U.G.D.P.Ed. (Two years) Courses Comprise of two parts, namely
- Physical Efficiency Test and
- Skill Test in Game.
These tests will be conducted as follows :
Physical Efficiency Test: Maximum 400 marks :
For each of the events, marks shall be awarded, by using the conversion tables approved by the AP PECET Committee.
|For Men Candidates||For Women Candidates|
|Compulsory events (No Option)||a) Compulsory events (No Option)|
|i. 100 meters run||100 Marks||i. 100 meters run||100 Marks|
|ii. Putting the shot (6 Kgs.)||100 Marks||ii. Putting the shot (4 Kgs.)||100 Marks|
|iii. 800 meters run||100 Marks||iii. 400 meters run||100 Marks|
|With option to choose any one of the following events||b) With option to choose any one of the following events|
|iv. Long Jump / High Jump||100 Marks||iv. Long Jump / High Jump||100 Marks|
The Candidate has to choose either High Jump or Long Jump. Candidate has to mention option in the application. Changing of option at the time of test is not permitted.
Skill Test in Game: Maximum Marks are 100
The skills of the candidate shall be tested in any one of the following games opted by the candidate :
|1. Ball Badminton||7. Kabaddi|
|2. Basketball||8. Kho-Kho|
|3. Cricket||9. Shuttle Badminton|
|4. Football||10. Tennis|
|5. Handball||11. Volleyball|
Note: If any Candidate fails to choose any one of these games in the application, the candidate will not be allowed to attend the examination in the skill test and he/she loses the chance to appear for 100 marks skill test. If any candidate chooses more than one game, then also, the candidate will not be allowed to the skill test. So, the candidate should fill the application properly by choosing only one game. Changing of the option at the time of test is not permitted.
Scrutiny of original certificates at the time of Entrance test
Candidates should produce the following original certificates at the time of entrance test.
- Sports Merit Certificates.
- Pass Certificate in any one of the following courses: U.G.D.P.Ed / NIS / Yoga / Sports Management
/ Sports Science / Sports Journalism / Olympic Education / Basic Course in Adventure Sport.
- N.C.C. Certificate (C-Certificate / B-Certificate)
- One set of attested Photostat copies of all the above certificates along with Photostat copy of Hall Ticket.
Qualifying Marks for AP PECET 2018
The qualifying marks in the APPECET shall be 30% of the aggregate marks allotted for all the test items i.e. Physical Efficiency Test for 400 Marks and Skill Test in games for 100 Marks (Total of 500 Marks excluding incentive marks). There shall be no minimum qualifying marks for the candidates belonging to the category of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.
There is no provision for re-totalling, revaluation or personal identification of response sheets of the
AP PECET 2018 Result
The candidates who have secured qualifying marks in APPECET 2018 and candidates
belonging to the category of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, to whom
qualifying marks have not been prescribed, will be assigned the ranking in the order of
the merit on the basis of the aggregate marks obtained in all tests put together including
incentive marks, if they have any.
For the preparation of merit list, in case of more than one student scoring the same aggregate
marks, the tie will be resolved to decide the relative ranking as follows:
- The marks scored in Physical efficiency test will be taken into consideration.
- In case of further tie, marks scored in Skill Test in games will be taken into consideration
- In case of further tie, Date of Birth of the candidate will be considered and the older
candidates shall be given priority basing on age.
- In case of further tie, common rank will be given. At the time of admission it is resolved
based on qualifying examination marks.
Scheme for award of incentive marks
The candidates possessing the following distinctions and additional qualifications with the certificates issued by the authorities/bodies mentioned shall be entitled to additional incentive marks as mentioned against each category and these marks shall be added to the marks scored in AP PECET i.e. :
- The Candidates should produce the Original Sports Merit Certificates for scrutiny at the time of Physical Efficiency Test failing which the incentive marks will not be added to the candidate. If any certificate is found fake, legal action will be initiated against the candidate.
- Only the Games and Sports events which are included in the latest Sports Calendar of the School Games Federation of India / Association of Indian Universities will be considered for awarding incentive marks
- Candidate’s merit certificates of highest level of participation / achievement will be considered to place them in any one of the above seven categories. Candidate will not be considered for more than one category for award of Incentive marks.
- National level meets include National games, Senior Nationals, Junior Nationals, Sub-Junior Nationals and Mini Nationals.
** Special Note: Representing International Means: Participation in Olympic Games, World Championships, World Universities, Afro-Asian Games, Asian Games, Asian Championship for Junior/Seniors, Common Wealth Games, Common Wealth Games Championships, SAF Games, World School Games, Asian School Games, All England Badminton Championship, Davis Cup, Wimbledon, US/French/Australian Open, Asia Pacific Championships In the following Disciplines: 1. Football 2. Hockey 3. Volleyball 4. Handball 5. Basketball 6. Tennis 7. Table Tennis 8.Shuttle Badminton 9. Kabaddi 10. Athletics 11. Swimming 12. Gymnastics 13. Weightlifting 14. Wrestling 15. Boxing 16.Cycling 17.Rowing 18. Shooting 19. Fencing 20. Roller Skating 21. Sailing/Yachting 22. Archery 23. Cricket 24. Chess 25. Kho-Kho 26. Judo 27. Taekwondo 28. Softball.
Counselling and Seat Allotment
Counseling will be conducted through the Web-based counselling process. The date of counselling will be notified in newspapers and website. Individual call letters will not be sent to the candidates. Hence the candidates should follow the newspaper notification for the dates of counselling and list of helpline centers. List of Institutions for allotment of candidates, intake in each course and category in each institution would be announced at the time of counselling. The detailed instruction booklet for web counselling will be placed on the websites.
For more details check Last year’s (2017) – Information Brochure
Insofar, official details of AP PECET 2018 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as Acharya Nagarjuna University releases AP PECET 2018 information brochure, details will be updated here.