AP PGECET 2021 - Web Counselling (Nov 16), Result, Cutoff, Answer Key

AP PGECET 2021 - Web Counselling (Nov 16), Result, Cutoff, Answer Key

AP PGECET 2021 - Sri Venkateswara University on behalf of APSCHE has started AP PGECET 2021 web counselling registration for GATE/ GPAT aspirants on November 16. Candidates can visit the official website pgecet-sche.aptonline.in. to fill the counselling registration form. The online counselling registration for AP PGECET 2021 qualified aspirants will start from November 25. Candidates can now check AP PGECET 2021 counselling schedule.

Latest Updates for AP PGECET

  • 02 Oct 2021:

    AP PGECET 2021 answer key released!

  • 20 Sep 2021:

    AP PGECET 2021 admit card released. Download now. 

  • 01 Sep 2021:

    AP PGECET 2021 application form correction started.

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The authorities released the AP PGECET 2021 result on October 20. AP PGECET 2021 exam for Geo Engineering and Geo Informatics (GG), Pharmacy (PY) and Computer Science & Information Technology (CS) was conducted on October 8. The AP PGECET exam for other subjects was held on September 28 and 29. Graduate candidates of Andhra Pradesh are eligible to apply for the Andhra Pradesh PGECET 2021. The authorities had released the AP PGECET 2021 application form on the official website. The last date to submit the AP PGECET application form without late fee was August 19. However, the AP PGECET application form was available with different late fees till September 5. The authorities will conduct AP PGECET counselling 2021 for GATE, GPAT and PGECET candidates separately. Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati on behalf of AP State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) conducts the AP PGECET exam. For detailed information on AP PGECET 2021, refer to the article below.

AP PGECET 2021 Highlights



Name of the Examination

Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test

Commonly Known as


Conducting Body

Sri Venkateswara University on behalf of AP State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE)

Level of Admission

Post Graduate

Type of Questions

Objective (MCQ)

AP PGECET 2021 Exam Date

The concerned authorities at Andhra University shall announce the complete AP PGECET 2021 schedule after the official notification is released. AP PGECET exam dates 2021 will be updated here as and when announced by the authorities.

AP PGECET 2021 Dates



Availability of AP PGECET application form

July 19, 2021

Last date of AP PGECET apply online without late fee

August 19, 2021

Last date of application with a late fee of Rs 500August 20 to 26, 2021
Last date of application with a late fee of Rs 2000August 27 to 31, 2021
Last date of application with a late fee of Rs 5000September 1 to 5, 2021
AP PGECET application form correctionSeptember 1 to 7, 2021

Release of hall ticket

September 20, 2021

Re-exam: October 8, 2021


Re-exam: October 8, 2021

September 29, 2021

Provisional answer key

October 2, 2021 (Released)

Last date Objections against provisional answer key

October 4, 2021

AP PGECET 2021 Results

October 20, 2021

Candidate registration for GATE/ GPAT aspirantsNovember 5, 2021

Commencement of Web Counselling

GATE/ GPAT aspirants - November 16, 2021

AP PGECET 2021 aspirants - November 25, 2021

AP PGECET Exam Schedule 2021

AP PGECET exam date 2021

Forenoon Session (10.00 a.m. to 12.00 Noon)

Afternoon Session (3.00 p.m. to 05.00 p.m)

September 27, 2021

Geo-Engineering and Geo-Informatics (GG) Pharmacy (PY)

Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)

September 28, 2021

Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC)

Bio-Technology (BT)

Civil Engineering (CE)

Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Electrical Engineering (EE)

Food Technology (FT)

September 29, 2021

Instrumentation Engineering (El)

Metallurgy (MT)

Chemical Engineering (CH)

Nano Technology (NT)

AP PGECET 2021 Counselling

Candidates shortlisted after declaration of AP PGECET result are eligible to participate in the counselling process. Apart from AP PGECET 2021 candidates, the counselling will be conducted separately for GATE and GPAT candidates. The AP PGECET counselling 2021 shall include payment of fee, reporting at the centres, verification of documents, choice filling, and allotment of seats. The online counselling for GATE and GPAT aspirants has been started.

AP PGECET Participating Institutes 2021

Given below is the list of colleges/ institutes offering postgraduate admissions on the basis of AP PGECET 2021:

  • Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur

  • Andhra University, Visakhapatnam

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur

  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada

  • Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Ananthapur

  • Sri Padmavathi Mahila University, Tirupathi

  • Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati

  • Adikavi Nannaya University

  • Krishna University

AP PGECET Rank Card 2021

The authorities have also released the official rank cards for qualified candidates. AP PGECET rank card is an important document for further process. Candidates will have to show the same at the time of document verification during AP PGECET counselling process.

AP PGECET Answer Key 2021

AP PGECET provisional answer key was released by the authorities on October 2. It comprises the correct answers to questions asked in AP PGECET 2021. The AP PGECET answer key challenge last date was October 4. Based on candidate objections, the final answer key will be prepared by the authorities.

AP PGECET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The authorities have provided the eligibility criteria for AP PGECET 2021 which has to be fulfilled with by aspiring candidates. It includes the basic requirements like the country and state which the candidate belongs to and mainly the educational qualification which candidates have to take care of.

Eligibility for AP PGECET 2021




Candidates should be Indian nationals


Candidates should belong to the State of Andhra Pradesh (local/ non-local status)

Qualifying Examination

Candidates should have obtained a relevant qualifying bachelor degree or its equivalent in the relevant field with at least 50% marks (45% in case of reserved category candidates) from an AICTE/UGC approved institution recognised by the Government of Andhra Pradesh

Additional requirements

Candidates pursuing B.Tech or its equivalent course shall be eligible for relevant M.Tech./ M.Pharmacy/Pharm.D(PB) courses provided they have completed the prescribed course and passed all the subjects for the award of degree by the concerned university

AP PGECET 2021 Application Form

Andhra University has released the AP PGECET application form in online mode on July 19. Candidates will be able to access AP PGECET 2021 application online on the official website at sche.ap.gov.in. The last date for AP PGECET registration is August 19. The steps to AP PGECET apply online have been depicted in the steps provided below:

  • Step 1 - Online Registration

  • Step 2 - Filling the AP PGECET 2021 application form

  • Step 3 - Uploading the scanned images of canidate’s signature and passport sized photograph

  • Step 4 - Payment of online application fee

  • Step 5 - Final submission of application form

AP PGECET 2021 Exam Centres

The authorities have released the names of cities conducting the AP PGECET exam 2021. Candidates will have to opt for the preferred cities in order while filling the AP PGECET application form 2021. Given below is the table containing names of cities where AP PGECET exam 2021 will be conducted.

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AP PGECET 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates appearing in AP PGECET 2021 exam should be aware of various details like the mode of exam, number of questions asked, marking scheme followed, etc. All such information is contained in the AP PGECET exam pattern 2021. The authorities conduct Andhra PGECET online for a duration of 2 hours. There will be 120 objective multiple choice questions (MCQs) carrying 1 mark each and there is no provision for negative marking.

AP PGECET 2021 Syllabus

The authorities shall provide separate syllabi for the various subjects of AP PGECET exam 2021. Candidates will be able to find AP PGECET syllabus 2021 online on the official website. They will have to click on the subject they wish to appear for and the AP PGECET syllabus pdf shall appear on the screen. Those appearing in the exam should stick to the topics provided in the syllabus in order to perform well.

AP PGECET Admit Card 2021

For already registered candidates, AP PGECET 2021 hall ticket has been released online on the official website. Important details like name and address of the exam centre, date and time of the exam are provided through AP PGECET hall ticket.

How to download AP PGECET 2021 Hall Ticket?

  • Visit the official AP PGECET website at sche.ap.gov.in/PGECET.

  • Click on “Download Hall Ticket” button

  • Candidates have to enter their AP PGECET registration number, date of birth and exam paper.

  • AP PGECET 2021 hall ticket will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download and take a print of it.

AP PGECET Result 2021

The authorities have announced the AP PGECET 2021 results online on the official website. Candidates can know their scores, qualifying status, rank obtained, percentile etc. through AP PGECET results.

How to check AP PGECET 2021 Result?

  • Visit the official website at sche.ap.gov/pgecet

  • Click on the link to AP PGECET result 2021.

  • Candidates have to enter their registration number and hall ticket number.

  • The AP PGECET 2021 results will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download and keep it saved for future references.