AP EAMCET Exam 2020 - Important Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus, Application Process and Result


Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture & Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET) is a state-level entrance exam. The examination is conducted by the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education. The exam is conducted for admission to Engineering, Agriculture, and Medical courses offered by various government and private colleges in the state. However, Medical admissions are now done through NEET UG scores. Read the complete article for details on the AP EAMCET 2020 exam.

AP EAMCET 2020 Latest Update - The application process for the AP EAMCET 2020 exam will begin from the 4th week of February 2020. The exam is conducted for admission to Engineering and Agriculture courses.

AP EAMCET 2020 - Quick Overview

Exam name

Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture & Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET)

Exam conducting authority

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada

Official website


Exam mode

Online (Computer Based Test)

Exam medium

English and Telugu

Number of Questions


Type of questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Time duration

3 hours

Marking scheme

1 mark for the correct answer

No negative marking

AP EAMCET Exam 2020 Important Dates

Exam Events

Important Dates

Notification release date and application process

4th week of February 2020

Last date of application form submission

Last week of March 2020

Last date of application form submission (with late fee)

3rd week of April 2020

Mock test availability

March 2020

Application correction window opens

April 2020

Availability of Admit card

3rd week of April 2020

AP EAMCET 2020 exam

3rd or 4th week of April 2020

Preliminary answer key

Last week of April 2020

Last date for submission of objection against the answer key

1st week of May 2020

Result declaration

1st week of May 2020

Release of rank card

2nd week of May 2020

Counselling process begins

2nd week of June 2020

AP EAMCET Exam 2020 Pattern & Syllabus

AP EAMCET 2020 Exam Pattern:

The AP EAMCET 2020 exam comprises of 160 multiple-choice questions. The questions are distributed as under:

For Engineering Courses


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For Agriculture Courses


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AP EAMCET 2020 Syllabus:

The AP EAMCET syllabus is released by the JNTU Kakinada. Candidates can check the syllabus at the official website. Here are the topics of the syllabus for all the subjects:


Algebra, Vector Algebra, Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry, Measures of Dispersion and Probability, Calculus.


Units And Measurements, Laws of Motion, Motion in a Plane, Motion in a Straight Line, Work, Energy, and Power, Oscillations, Gravitation, System of Particles and Rotational Motion, Mechanical Properties of Solids, Thermal Properties of Matter, Mechanical Properties of Fluids, Thermodynamics, Waves, Kinetic Theory, Ray Optics and Optical Instruments, Wave Optics, Electric Charges and Fields, Current Electricity, Moving Charges and Magnetism, Electrostatic Potential and Capacitance, Magnetism and Matter, Alternating Current, Electromagnetic Induction, Electromagnetic Waves, Atoms, Nuclei, Semiconductor Electronics, Dual Nature and Radiation of Radiation and Matter, Communication Systems


Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, States of Matter – Gases and Liquids, Thermodynamics, Hydrogen and Its compounds, Stoichiometry, Chemical Equilibrium and Acids-Bases, The s – Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals), p-Block Elements – Group 14 (Carbon Family), p -Block Elements Group 13 ( Boron Family), Environmental Chemistry

Organic Chemistry – Some Basic Principles and Techniques and Hydrocarbons, Electrochemistry and Chemical Kinetics, Solid State, Solutions, Surface Chemistry, General Principles of Metallurgy, d and f Block Elements & Coordination Compounds, p-Block Elements, Polymers, Biomolecules, Haloalkanes, Chemistry in Everyday Life, Organic Compounds Containing C, H and O ( Alcohols, Aldehyde, Ethers, Phenols, Ketones and Carboxylic acids), Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen


Diversity in the Living World, Reproduction in Plants, Cell Structure and Function, Structural Organisation in Plants- Morphology, Plant Systematics, Plant Ecology, Internal Organisation of Plants, Microbiology, Plant Physiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Plants, Microbes and Human Welfare, Biotechnology.


Zoology – Diversity of Living World, Animal Diversity-I : Invertebrate Phyla, Animal Diversity-II: Phylum : Chordata, Structural Organization in Animals, Locomotion & Reproduction in Protozoa, Type Study Of Periplaneta Americana, Biology & Human Welfare, Ecology & Environment, Human Anatomy and Physiology-I, Human Anatomy and Physiology-II, Human Anatomy and Physiology-III, Human Anatomy and Physiology-IV, Human Reproduction, Organic Evolution, Genetics, Applied Biology.

AP EAMCET Exam 2020 Eligibility

Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before applying for the entrance test AP EAMCET:


  • Candidates must be an Indian National or OCI/ PIO cardholders.
  • Candidates must be AP/ Telangana state resident and must satisfy Local/ Non-Local status requirements specified by AP/ Telangana educational institutions.

For Engineering, B.Pharmacy, B.sc. (Agriculture), B.Tech. (Food Science and Technology), B.Tech. (Diary) -

Educational Requirements

Candidates must have passed 10+2 with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry as optional subjects or related vocational courses in Engineering and Technology conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education, AP/ Telangana.

Those in the final year of Diploma in Engineering or equivalent exam are also eligible for the exam.

Age Limit

For Engineering and Pharmacy courses, 16 years is the minimum age (calculated as on 31st December of the year of admission). There is no upper age limit.

For Pharma.D. Courses -

Educational Requirements

Candidates must have passed 10+2 with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry as optional subjects or related vocational courses in Pharmacy conducted by the AP/ Telangana State Board of Technical Education and Training. Minimum aggregate marks in the qualifying exam should be 45% and a relaxation of 5% will be provided for reserved category candidates.

Age Limit

Candidates must have submitted 17 years (as on 31st December of the year of admission). No upper age limit.

AP EAMCET Exam 2020 Application Process

The AP EAMCET 2020 application forms will be available at the official website from the last week of February 2020 and candidates can submit their forms till the last week of March 2020 without any late fee. The application process is simple and can be completed using the following steps:

  • Application Fee Payment and Registration
  • Filling up the Application Form
  • Take a print of the completed application form

Application Fee Payment and Registration -

For filling the AP EAMCET 2020 application form, candidates would first need to make the fee payment.

  • Visit the official website and click on the ‘Fee Payment’ link.
  • Enter your name, date of birth, mobile number, email ID, stream applying for, and other details asked for and click the ‘Initiate Payment’ button.
  • Make application fee payment. The application fee is ₹ 500 plus processing charges. The fee has to be paid online through net banking, debit/ credit cards or by cash at the AP & TS online centres.
  • After fee payment, click on the ‘Know Your Payment Status’ button to ensure that the fee has been paid successfully.

Filling up the AP EAMCET 2020 Application Form -

  • After successful fee payment, complete the application form.
  • Provide details such as your name, DoB,  category, gender, Parents’ name, communication address, educational details,  details related to the entrance exam, select language for the exam, etc.
  • Upload the scanned images of your photograph and signature in JPG format. Signature image must be less than 15KB and photograph must be less than 30 KB.
  • Provide test centre preference.
  • Once all the details are complete, ‘Submit’ the application form.

Take a Print of the Completed Application Form

  • Once the application is submitted successfully, the completed form will appear on the screen.
  • Take a print of the form for future references.

Correction in the Application Form -

Candidates are provided with the option to correct the details in the application form. The correction window opens after the application process gets over. Here are the details which can be corrected:

  • Year of passing of the qualifying exam
  • Place of study
  • The medium of instruction in the qualifying exam
  • Address for correspondence
  • Aadhaar card details
  • Email ID and Mobile Number
  • Mother’s name
  • Gender
  • Community
  • Birth District, State
  • The annual income of parents

No correction will be allowed in the details viz. Name of the candidate, father’s name, DoB, signature, photograph, and stream of the qualifying examination. So, candidates must make sure that they fill the details correctly for the first time only.

Other Details

AP EAMCET 2020 Admit Card

The AP EAMCET 2020 admit card will be released in the 3rd week of April 2020 at the official website. Candidates need to carry the admit card to the examination centre. The admit card contains exam date, venue for the exam, personal details, timings of the exam, and general instructions. Candidates who do not carry the admit card to the exam centre will not be allowed to appear for the exam. Candidates are advised to keep the admit card safe till the admission process gets over.

AP EAMCET 2020 Result

The AP EAMCET 2020 result will be tentatively released in the 1st week of May 2020. The result will be available on the official website. Candidates can check the result using their registration IDs. Candidates can also download their rank cards a few days after the result is declared. The rank card comprises the candidate’s normalized marks scored in the AP EAMCET 2020 exam. 75% weightage is given to the entrance exam performance and 25% weightage is given to class 12th marks. 

AP EAMCET 2020 Counselling

Eligible candidates who get through the AP EAMCET 2020 exam will be called for the counselling process for admission to various courses. The counselling process will begin in the second week of June 2020. The counselling is conducted as per the rank secured in the exam. The details of counselling, list of category-wise intakes, etc. will be uploaded at the official website. Candidates must visit the official website regularly for latest updates.