AP PGECET Counselling 2021 (Started)- Dates, Schedule, Procedure

AP PGECET Counselling 2021 (Started)- Dates, Schedule, Procedure

AP PGECET Counselling 2021 - The authorities has started the AP PGECET 2021 web counselling registration for GATE/ GPAT candidates in online mode on November 16. Candidates who have qualified AP PGECET 2021 exam will be able to register for counselling. Candidates who are shortlisted will be eligible to participate in the counselling for AP PGECET 2021 admissions.

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The exam authorities organises separate counselling for GATE & GPAT and AP PGECET qualified candidates. The AP PGECET counselling process includes various steps such as fee payment, reporting at the centres, document verification, choice filling, and seat allotment Seats will be allocated to the shortlisted candidates based on merit, seat availability, and choice filling. Read this article to know more about AP PGECET counselling 2021.

AP PGECET 2021 Counselling - Important Dates



Exam date

September 28 to 29, 2021

GG, PY and CS - October 8, 2021 (Revised)

Release of result

October 20, 2021

AP PGECET 2021 candidate registration start date for GATE/ GPAT aspirants

November 5, 2021

AP PGECET 2021 web counselling for GATE/ GPAT aspirantsNovember 16, 2021
Allotment of seat for GATE/ GPATTo be notified
AP PGECET 2021 counselling registrationNovember 25 to 30, 2021
Certificate verificationNovember 26 to December 1, 2021
Web optionsDecember 1 to 4, 2021
Seat allotmentDecember 7, 2021

AP PGECET Counselling 2021

The exam authorities have started the counselling of AP PGECET for GATE/ GPAT in an online mode only. Candidates who will qualify the entrance exam will be eligible to participate in the counselling process from November 25. AP PGECET 2021 seat allotment will be done based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the qualifying exam.

AP PGECET 2021 Counselling Procedures

Step - 1: AP PGECET Registration & Fee payment - Candidates will have to log in to their accounts using hall ticket number and rank. After successful login, they will have to pay a non-refundable fee of Rs.1000 (Rs.600 for SC/ST) in online mode. The transaction ID should be kept safe for future use.

Step - 2: Reporting at centres - After successful fee payment, candidates will be needed to report at the document verification centres. The rank card of AP PGECET 2021 has to be provided to the exam authorities. Based on the ranks, the candidates will be invited and they will have to show their processing fee payment receipt or transaction ID. They also need to provide their mobile number and Aadhaar card number.

Step - 3: Document Verification - Candidates will have to get the following documents verified:

  • Hall ticket of GATE/GPAT/AP PGECET 2021

  • Rank Card of GATE/GPAT/AP PGECET 2021

  • SSC, Intermediate, Diploma/Degree Marks Sheet

  • Study Certificate from Class 10th to Graduation

  • Integrated Community Certificate for BC/SC/ST candidates

  • Residence certificate (father or mother) for a period of 10 years in Andhra Pradesh excluding the period of their employment outside

  • Residence certificate for preceding 7 years from the qualifying exam i.e. Graduation in respect of candidates who have private study without any institutionalized education (Aadhar card/ Household card)

  • Transfer Certificate

  • Income Certificate (in case the candidate desires to claim fee exemption)/ Household card (white)/ Ration Card

NOTE: After document verification, a receipt will be generated. Keep it safe for future reference. Candidates will also receive a login ID to the registered mobile number.

Step - 4: Choice Filling - Candidates will have to generate a login ID and password using the registration number, hall ticket number and date of birth. After login, OTP will be sent to the registered mobile number of the candidates using which they will be able to fill out their preferred college/institute and courses. Candidates are advised to choose as many options they will increase the chances of admission.

Step - 5: Seat Allotment - The last step will be the seat allotment process. The exam authorities will allocate the seats to the candidates based on the merit, availability of seats, and preferred filled choices. Candidates will have to download the seat allotment letter and report through a self-reporting system. They will also have to report at the allotted colleges/institutes failing which will lead to cancellation of seats.

Helpline Centres

The list of helpline centres are provided below,

  • ANU Helpline centre, Near Canteen, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur

  • JNTUK Helpline centre, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada

  • JNTUA Helpline centre, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapuramu

  • SVU Helpline centre, Old MBA Building, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati

  • AU Helpline Centre, Near School of Distance Education, Opposite to Platinum jubilee Guesthouse, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.

AP PGECET Participating Institutes 2021

The participating institutes of AP PGECET are listed below,

  1. Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur

  2. Andhra University, Visakhapatnam

  3. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur

  4. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada

  5. Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Ananthapur

  6. Sri Padmavathi Mahila University, Tirupathi

  7. Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati

  8. Adikavi Nannaya University

  9. Krishna University