Examination Pattern of APPGCET-2021

 A state level Post Graduate Common Entrance Tests (APPGCET) – 2021 are being conducted by Yogi Vemana University for Admissions into the first year of various P.G. Courses (M.A., M.Com., M.Sc., MCJ, M.J.M.C., M.Lib.I.Sc., M.Ed., M.P.Ed., M.Sc.Tech. etc) in the Academic Year 2021-22 offered by Andhra Pradesh State funded Universities and their Constituent/ Affiliated [Government and Private (Aided/Unaided)] Colleges including Minority Educational Institutions in the State.


  1. The entrance tests in all the subjects will be of 90 minutes duration the question paper consists of 100 objective (multiple choice only) type questions for 100 marks. No negative mark for wrong answer.
     
  2. The entrance test will consist of any 3 or 4 varieties of objective type items such as analogies, classification, matching, comprehension of a research study / experiment / theoretical point of view, etc., with multiple answers besides the usual multiple choice items. The items will be framed only from the syllabus of entrance test.
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Preparation  of  the  merit  lists  and  assigning  ranks  in  APPGCET:  

The  Convener  of  APPGCET shall observe the following rules in preparing the merit lists and assigning ranks:  

  1. i)  The candidate who have secured qualifying marks in APPGCET and candidates belonging  to the category of Schedules Castes and Scheduled Tribes, to whom qualifying marks  have not been prescribed shall be assigned ranks in the order of the merit on the basis of  marks obtained in the APPGCET.  
  2. ii)  For the preparation of  merit list, in case of more than one student scoring the same marks  in  APPGCET,  the  tie  shall  be  resolved  by  bracketing  the  candidates  together  for  the  purpose of ranking and considering seniority in age at the time of admission.  
  3. The following merit lists shall be prepared by the Convener of APPGCET:  
  4. a.  State-wide Common Merit List: The list shall include the candidates based on the marks
    obtained in the APPGCET, irrespective of one’s category of reservation quota.  
    b.  Region-wise Common Merit List: The list includes the candidates based on the marks
    obtained  in  the  APPGCET  belonging  to  the  particular  local  area,  irrespective  of  one’s
    category of reservation quota.
    c.  Minority  Community  Merit  Lists:  This  includes  merit  lists,  containing  the  candidates
    belonging  to  the  different  Minority  communities  arranged  in  the  Merit  assigned  in  the
    APPGCET, both State wide and Local Area wise.
    d.  Community-wise Merit Lists: There shall be separate Community-wise merit lists for the
    Schedules Castes, Schedules Tribes and Back-ward classes Communities, both as State-
    wide and Local Area-wise : and  
    e.  Merit list for other categories of reservations: There shall be separate merit lists for
    other categories of reservations as per the orders in force for differently abled (physically
    handicapped), NCC Games and Sports, Children of Ex-servicemen and for Women both
    State-wide and Local Area-wise. 
  5. Every candidate who has been assigned a rank in the merit list shall be issued a Rank
    Card by the Convener of APPGCET. The Rank Card, among other things, shall include the
    marks obtained in the APPGCET and the rank assigned in the State-wide merit, Local
    Area-wise merit etc.