AP ICET 2018 is going to be conducted by Sri Venkateshwara University, Tirupati. Candidates who wish to apply for the can now fill the application form which started from March 16, 2018. The AP ICET 2018 Exam Date is scheduled for May 02, 2018. if you wish to apply for the exam check the eligibility and then fill the form. Hall ticket will be issued officially after the registration process is over. Applicants who will qualify the exam will be invited for counselling round and finally are going to be allotted seat in one of the colleges of Andhra Pradesh for admission to Management level courses. Check details of the application form, hall ticket, syllabus, pattern, result, AP ICET 2018 cut off, merit list, counselling and much more from this page.
AP ICET 2018
The exam is going to be conducted in 2 sessions. The time of the first session is from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm and second session begin from 12:30 pm to 05:00 pm. You can be allotted any of the two available sessions. To check the complete schedule of AP ICET 2018 exam has a look at the table below:
|AP ICET 2018||Important Dates|
|Commencement of Application Form||16 Mar 2018|
|Last Date to Submit AP ICET 2018 Application Form||14 Apr 2018|
|Acceptance of Application Form with Late fee of Rs. 2000 till||24 Apr 2018|
|Data entered in Online Application Form can be Edited from||15-24 Apr 2018|
|Availability of Hall Tickets||25 Apr 2018|
|AP ICET 2018 Exam Date||02 May 2018|
|Preliminary Answer Key will be Released on||04 May 2018|
|Last Date to raise Objection to Answer Key||06 May 2018|
|AP ICET 2018 Result||12 May 2018|
AP ICET 2018 Eligibility Criteria
Before applying for the exam, it is advisable to check the eligibility criteria as laid down by APSCHE. Below you can find the complete eligibility that is to be met before applying for AP ICET 2018:
Nationality: You must a citizen of India and also fulfill the local or non-local status.
Qualifying Examination: For admission to MBA courses you must5 have done Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years.
- The minimum marks required in the qualifying examination is 50%. However, relaxation of 5% has been given to the applicants applying under SC/ST category.
- In case you are appearing for final year examination of the qualifying degree, you are eligible to apply for AP ICET 2018 exam.
AP ICET 2018 Application Form
Applicants who have checked the eligibility criteria can now Fill the Application Form by visiting the official website. To apply, you need to, first of all, make the payment online by providing:
- Your name
- Mobile number
- Email ID and other information as asked in the form.
The total fee that you need to pay is Rs. 632.60, after taking into account the processing fee. To make the payment you have the choice to pay using credit card/ debit card/ net banking. After paying AP ICET 2018 application fee, check your fee status by providing qualifying exam hall ticket number and mobile number. On confirmation, start filling the application form. In the form, you will be required to enter your personal details, the income of parents, a category you belong to, your address and finally select the 3 exam centres where you would like to appear for AP ICET 2018.
Later, you will also be asked to uploaded scanned images of your photograph and the signature in specified format and size. On filling the form, you have to take a print out of a completed application and keep it with you for future correspondence.
Below is the list of test centres from which you can make 3 choices where you can write the exam:
|Chittoor||Chittoor , Madanapalle , Puttur , Tirupati|
|East Godavari||Kakinada , Rajahmundry , Amalapuram|
|Guntur||Bapatla , Guntur , Narasaraopeta|
|Krishna||Gudlavalleru,Kanchikacherla, Mylavaram ,Vijayawada, Machilipatnam|
|Prakasam||Chirala, Markapuram, Ongole|
|Sri Potti Sri Ramulu Nellore||Gudur, Kavali, Nellore|
|Srikakulam||Rajam, Srikakulam, Tekkali|
|Visakhapatnam||Anakapalli, Anandapuram,Gajuwaka, Visakhapatnam|
|West Godavari||Bhimavaram, Eluru, Narasapuram, Tadepalligudem|
|YSR Kadapa||Kadapa, Proddatur, Rajampeta|
After you submit the application form, two buttons will appear on the screen. You can choose any of it. The first button is to modify the details entered by you in the AP ICET 2018 application form and review it. The second button is to confirm/ freeze the details provided by you. Once you click on ‘Confirm/Freeze’ button no more editing in the form would be possible under any circumstances.
AP ICET 2018 Syllabus
Syllabus of AP ICET 2018 is divided into 3 sections.
- Section-A (Analytical Ability)
- Section-B (Mathematical Ability)
- Section-C (Communication Ability)
Section A is of Analytical Ability and you will be required to prepare for the exam from the topics of data sufficiency and problem-solving skills.
To answer the questions from Problem Solving Skills, you have to prepare for the important subtopics like:
- Sequences and Series
- Data Analysis
- Coding and Decoding Problems
- Date, Time & Arrangement Problems
For Section B which tests your Mathematical Skills, you need to prepare as per the topics of Syllabus provided below:
- Arithmetical Ability
- Algebraical and Geometrical Ability
- Statistical Ability
The third and last Section C is of Communication Ability. Questions in this section of the paper will be based on:
- Business and Computer terminology
- Functional Grammar
- Reading Comprehension (3 Passages)
AP ICET 2018 Exam Pattern
The paper is going to be of 150 marks and you will be required to attempt a maximum of 200 question in this time duration. The entire paper will be of MCQ type and it is expected that you will mark the correct responses to each question number on the provided OMR sheet.
Each question is of 1 mark and the paper will be in two languages English and Telugu. However, Section-C which is of Communication Ability will be only in English.
In the table below you can find the details of complete AP ICET 2018 exam pattern with the topic wise marks. Now prepare for the exam accordingly:
|Algebraical and Geometrical Ability||30|
|Business and Computer Terminology||10|
AP ICET 2018 Hall Ticket
After the application process, the hall ticket will be provided online for the candidates to download.With the help fo application number and password, you can use AP ICET login and access the admit card. The hall ticket will have all the necessary details that would help you to go to exam centre allotted to you as shown on hall ticket on the AP ICET 2018 exam date. Moreover, you will also find the examination time on it and you must abide by the details and take the test in the time slot and venue provided to you. Do not lose the hall ticket as it will be required to enter the examination centre and also during the further process.
AP ICET 2018 Result
The result of AP ICET 2018 will be announced by APSCHE on the official website.Candidates will require registration id and date of birth as password to check the result. After logging in, you will be able to see your performance in the examination. The result is going to be issued in the form of AP ICET 2018 rank card. Therefore, you have to download it and take a print out as the rank card will be required during the counselling process. A rank card is going to contain the details like your hall ticket number, marks scored by you in each section and your status as qualified or Not-Qualified.
AP ICET 2018 Cut Off
The minimum cut off marks for AP ICET 2018 exam is decided as 25%. It means you need to score a minimum of 50 marks out of 200. On the other hand, there are no qualifying marks decided for the applicants belonging to SC / ST category. Rank is going to be provided only to the candidates who score minimum AP ICET 2018 cut off marks. The rank will be decided on the basis of marks scored by you in the exam. The applicant with higher marks is going to be placed higher in the merit rank.
How AP ICET 2018 Merit Tie Breaker Works?
While preparing the merit list of all the qualified applicants, it happens that two or more candidates score same marks in the exam. In such a situation, inter-se merit is used. To resolve the tie following method is followed:
- A candidate who scores higher in Section A is placed higher
- In case, tie still persists, marks obtained in section B are taken into consideration
- If anyhow a tie is still not resolved, the applicant who is older in age is given preference
AP ICET 2018 Counselling
The candidates who have scored the qualifying marks and whose name appears in the merit list will be invited for counselling round. It is mandatory for the applicants to attend the counselling as sat allotment is done in it. If a candidate wants to apply independently in the college of his/ her choice in the state, it could be done. Many colleges accept the marks scored in AP ICET 2018 for admission to MBA/ PGDM courses.
AP ICET 2018 official website is: www.sche.ap.gov.in