AP EAPCET 2024 updates: dates, eligibility, application, pattern, syllabus, results, and preparation tips for scoring

APEAPCET 2024 Introduction

The Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agriculture and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test (AP EAPCET) is a state-level entrance exam conducted annually by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada on behalf of APSCHE (Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education). 

This exam is the gateway for students seeking admission into various engineering and pharmacy colleges in Andhra Pradesh. It is one of the most popular entrance exams in the state, with lakhs of students appearing for it every year. 

The AP EAPCET scores are accepted by over 200 colleges across Andhra Pradesh. This makes it an important exam for students looking to build a career in engineering and pharmacy domains. A good rank in AP EAPCET paves the path for admission into top institutes like IITs, NITs, IIITs and other prestigious colleges

AP EAPCET 2024 updates: dates, eligibility, application, pattern, syllabus, results, and preparation tips for scoring


AP EAPCET stands for Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture, and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test. It is a state-level entrance examination conducted annually by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada on behalf of APSCHE (Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education).

The purpose of AP EAPCET is to offer admission into the first year of engineering, agriculture, and pharmacy courses in various state colleges and universities of Andhra Pradesh. Based on the marks secured in AP EAPCET, counseling rounds, and preferences, eligible candidates are allotted seats.

The exam is administered by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada every year for entry into the following undergraduate programs:

- B.Tech 

- B.Pharmacy

- Pharm-D

- B.Sc Agriculture 

- B.Sc Horticulture

- Food Technology

- Bio-Technology

- B.Tech Food Technology

- B.Sc Forestry

Over 150,000 students appear for the AP EAPCET exam every year.

AP EAPCET 2024 Exam Dates

The Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture & Pharmacy Common Entrance Test (AP EAPCET) 2024 is expected to be conducted in the month of May 2024. 

The exam dates are usually scheduled in the second or third week of May every year. Based on past trends, the AP EAPCET 2024 exam can be expected to be held around mid-May 2024.

However, the exact AP EAPCET 2024 exam dates will be announced by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada on their official website - eapcet.nic.in. The notification with the confirmed exam dates is generally released 2-3 months prior to the entrance exam. 

Once the AP EAPCET notification 2024 is out, the schedule will be updated with the exam dates, application deadline, admit card release date, result date and counselling schedule.

Candidates planning to appear for AP EAPCET 2024 should keep checking the official website regularly for updates on the exam dates. The application process is expected to commence in March 2024.

APEAPCET 2024 Eligibility Criteria 

To be eligible for AP EAPCET 2024, candidates must meet the following criteria:

APEAPCET 2024 Age Limit

There is no age limit to appear for AP EAPCET. Candidates who have completed their 10+2 or Intermediate or equivalent level of education can apply.  

APEAPCET 2024 Educational Qualifications

- Candidates must have passed their 10+2 or Intermediate or equivalent level of education with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology as optional subjects.

- Those appearing for the qualifying exam are also eligible to apply.

APEAPCET 2024 Subjects

For engineering courses, candidates should have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in 10+2. 

For pharmacy, agriculture and medical courses, candidates should have studied Physics, Chemistry and Biology in 10+2.

APEAPCET 2024 Application Process

The application process for AP EAPCET 2024 will begin in March 2024. Students interested in appearing for the exam must complete the application process within the stipulated time.

APEAPCET 2024 Registration Dates

  1. The registration Starts : 12.03.24
  2.  Last Date: 15.04.24
Students must register online at the official website eapcet.apsche.ap.gov.in. The final registration dates will be announced by APSCHE along with the official notification.

APEAPCET Application Fee 

The application fee for AP EAPCET 2024 will be around Rs. 500 for OC/BC candidates and Rs. 400 for SC/ST candidates. The fee can be paid online via credit card, debit card, or net banking.

APEAPCET Documents Required

Candidates must keep the following documents ready for the registration process:

- Class 10 admit card/hall ticket as proof of date of birth 

- Class 10 marksheet

- Class 12 marksheet 

- Aadhar card 

- Passport size photograph 

- Signature 

- Caste certificate (if applicable)

- PH certificate (if applicable)

Students must provide valid details while filling the application form. The application process involves registering online, paying fees, uploading documents, and submitting the form. Students must cross-check details before final submission.

APEAPCET Exam Pattern

The AP EAPCET exam consists of 3 papers: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

- **Duration**: Each subject paper is of 3 hours duration, with a total of 9 hours for all 3 papers.

- **Type of Questions**: The question paper will consist of multiple choice objective type questions. There are 80 questions in each subject paper carrying 1 mark each. 

- **Physics**: Questions cover topics like mechanics, thermal physics, electricity, magnetism, electronics, optics and nuclear physics.

- **Chemistry**: Questions are based on topics including physical chemistry, inorganic chemistry and organic chemistry. 

- **Mathematics**: Questions cover calculus, algebra, trigonometry, statistics and vector maths


The AP EAPCET 2024 syllabus will consist of subjects like PhysMathematics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany and Zoology.

The syllabus includes the following major topics:


- Mechanics

- Thermal Physics 

- Waves

- Optics

- Electricity and Magnetism

- Modern Physics


- Physical Chemistry

- Inorganic Chemistry

- Organic Chemistry 


- Algebra 

- Trigonometry

- Geometry

- Calculus 

- Probability and Statistics


- Plant Diversity 

- Plant Anatomy

- Plant Physiology

- Genetics

- Ecology


- Animal Diversity

- Human Physiology 

- Genetics 

- Biotechnology

- Ecology

The detailed syllabus including all the chapters and topics will be released by the exam conducting authorities closer to the exam. Students are advised to thoroughly cover the high school curriculum to prepare for the exam.


The AP EAPCET results will be declared in May 2024. Candidates can check their result status and download scorecards from the official website using their registration number and date of birth. 

The results declare the overall scores and sectional scores obtained by candidates. Along with results, the cutoff marks for various categories will also be released. The cutoff marks are the minimum scores required to be eligible for counselling and admission into various colleges and courses.

The AP EAPCET results are prepared on the basis of the final answer keys. No requests for revaluation or re-checking of answer sheets are entertained. However, candidates can apply for scanning or challenge answer keys if any discrepancy is found within a stipulated period of time after the preliminary answer keys are published.

Based on past trends, the AP EAPCET cutoff for engineering is expected to be around 25 marks out of a total of 120 marks. The cutoff marks vary for different categories, branches and colleges. Factors like number of applicants, difficulty level of exam and availability of seats also impact cutoff marks. 

Some key aspects to remember regarding AP EAPCET results:

- Official website to check results - sche.ap.gov.in/eapcet

- Results can be accessed using registration number and date of birth

- Overall scores, subject-wise scores and percentile are provided

- Separate cutoff marks for different categories

- Higher cutoffs expected for prestigious engineering colleges/branches

- Qualifying EAPCET does not guarantee admission

- Counselling and seat allotment done based on rank, merit, preferences etc.

Scoring high marks in AP EAPCET and meeting the expected cutoff will increase chances of admission into preferred engineering colleges and branches.

 How to Prepare

Preparing well for AP EAPCET 2024 is crucial to maximize your chances of getting a good rank. Here are some useful preparation tips:

- **Start early** - Begin your preparation at least 6-12 months before the exam. This will give you enough time to cover the entire syllabus. 

- **Study from good books** - Refer to reputed books and study materials from publishers like Pearson, McGraw Hill etc. Books like 34 Years Chapterwise Solutions by GRB Publishers or 20 years Chapterwise previous question papers are also very useful.

- **Make notes** - Make concise notes of important topics, formulas, diagrams etc. Revise these notes regularly.

- **Practice sample papers** - Solve as many sample papers as possible. This will help you get familiar with the exam pattern and manage your time better.

- **Take mock tests** - Take regular mock tests on the prescribed exam pattern. Analyze your performance to identify improvement areas.

- **Work on your weak areas** - Identify chapters and topics you are weak in and focus on improving them. Take help from your teachers if needed.

- **Learn time management** - Practice questions within the allotted time to improve your speed and time management.

- **Eat healthy, stay fit** - Maintain good health and stamina to avoid getting exhausted during the exam. Proper nutrition and some exercise will go a long way.

- **Stay motivated** - Stay positive and focused during your preparation. Believe in yourself and don't stress too much.

Using the right prep strategies and putting in your best efforts will help you perform well in AP EAPCET 2024. Prepare smartly to achieve your goals.


Preparing well for AP EAPCET 2024 is crucial to maximizing your chances of success. Here are some key takeaways:

- Mark your calendars with important AP EAPCET dates for 2024 like registration deadline, admit card download, and exam date. This will help you plan your prep schedule accordingly.

- Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria regarding age, academic qualifications, and subjects studied. Only eligible candidates can appear for AP EAPCET.

- Submit your application correctly before the deadline. Follow the application process carefully for registration. 

- Understand the exam pattern thoroughly. AP EAPCET has multiple choice questions and a maths section. Adapt your prep as per the format.

- Study the syllabus diligently, section-wise. Focus on concepts for Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and Biology. 

- Take mock tests regularly under exam conditions. Analyze your performance to identify strengths and weaknesses.

- Make revision notes, solve previous year papers, and focus on time management during your preparation.

Proper planning and meticulous preparation will help you maximize your score in AP EAPCET 2024. Stay motivated and work hard during your prep time. With focused efforts, you can get into your desired college through AP EAPCET.

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