AP ECET 2023: Application Form (Soon), Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

AP ECET 2023 Online Application Form will be released in May 2023. ThAP ECETe full form of AP ECET 2023 is Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test. This exam is conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur. This is a state-level entrance exam conducted every year. Interested candidates can go and check the official website for details. 

This exam is conducted for candidates who are Diploma holders of Engineering, B.Sc, Technology, and Pharmacy degree holders. The candidates who will qualify for the exam will get admission to B.E/B.Tech/B.Pharma courses. And those candidates will get admission to AICTE/PCI-approved colleges and universities in Andhra Pradesh. 

The application form for this exam will be released on the official website. Every candidate has to fill out the application form to give the exam. Other notifications will be released on the official website as well. And all the other details about this exam are given below. 

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AP ECET Highlights

Exam Name AP ECET
Full-Form Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test
Exam Types UG Level
Exam Level State
Courses Offered Engineering, Technology, Pharmacy & B.Sc (Mathematics) Degree Holders
Conducting Body Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Anantapur
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Online (CBT)
Exam Date To be Announced
Exam Duration 3 hours
Official website https://apecet.nic.in
Helpline 9502937373, 9502971717
Email  [email protected]

AP ECET 2023 Important Dates 

Dates are very important for every candidate. The candidates who wait for exam dates and application dates can now take a look at the dates and events. It is advised that the candidates prepare for the exam as per the dates given. 

The dates for AP ECET 2023 are given below. 

Events of AP ECET Exam Dates (Tentative)
Notification release 3rd week of February 2023
Online application form release date 4th week of February 2023
Online application form without late fee last date 4th week of March 2023
Last date for submission of online applications with a late fee of Rs. 1000/- 1st week of April 2023
Correction window date 1st week of April 2023
Admit Card Availability 3rd week of April 2023
Exam Date 1st week of May 2023
Announcement of Preliminary Key 1st week of May 2023
Last Date for receiving objections on Answer Key 1st week of May 2023
Declaration of Final Answer Key 2nd week of May 2023
Release of Result 3rd week of May 2023
Releasing of rank card 4th week of May 2023
Counselling will start from 4th week of June 2023

These dates are not exact. They will be updated as exact dates are released by the exam conducting authority. Make sure you are preparing for the exam as per the estimated dates. 

AP ECET 2023 Application Form 

Every candidate who wants to give this exam has to fill out the application form. The application form is an important step. It will allow you to have an admit card as well. The application form for AP ECET 2023 will be released online on the official website. 

Make sure you fill correct details about yourself in the application form. All information should be as per your documents. The application form is very important so fill it out carefully. The other information on the AP ECET 2023 application is given below. 

  • The AP ECET 2023 application forms will be released on the official website only.
  • The start date to submit the application form for AP ECET 2023 would be in the 4th week of February 2023. 
  • The last date to submit the application form for AP ECET 2023 would be in March and April 2023.
  • Only one application form is allowed per candidate. You cannot fill out more than one application form in any case. 
  • Upload your documents in the form as they are instructed in the application form. 
  • Do not miss out on any instructions given in the application form. 
  • Do not make any mistakes in the application form as it is very important.  
  • Carefully fill in your information such as Name, Date of birth, etc. Avoid making any mistakes. 
  • Note down all the information like registration number, User ID, and Password. Because you will have to use this to login into your ID. 
  • After submission, do not forget to take a printout of the application form.
  • None of the candidates has to send the application form to the exam authority. 

AP ECET 2023 Application Fee 

The application fee is the next thing a candidate has to do after filling out the application form. This step is not to be missed by any candidate. The application fee is set by the exam conducting authority. Every candidate has to pay the application fee.

If any candidate fails to pay the application fee they will not be allowed to give the exam. It is mandatory to pay the application fee. The AP ECET 2023 application fee is given below. This fee can be paid at OP centres in Andhra Pradesh. And net banking is also available along with Debit Card and Credit cards. 

  • Every candidate will have to pay INR 500 as an application fee for the AP ECET 2023 exam. 

AP ECET 2023 Application Form Correction 

The application form for AP ECET 2023 form will be released on the online website. If any candidate wants to make changes to their application form they can do so. Some dates will be announced to correct the application form. 

Make sure you are correcting your application form on those dates only. After you have done your corrections make sure to check it. All the other details will be released online on the website. 

AP ECET 2023 Eligibility Criteria 

The eligibility criteria refer to qualifications that are set by the exam conducting authorities. These qualifications are mandatory for every candidate. They all have to follow it. If a candidate does not fit the eligibility criteria they will not be allowed to give the exam. 

That is why it is advised that the candidates read the eligibility criteria before they fill out the application form. Make sure you read the criteria as per your course. The AP ECET 2023 eligibility criteria are given below. 


The candidates must be Indian Citizens and citizens of Andhra Pradesh. 

Education Qualification 

  • A Diploma in B.Tech/ Pharmacy from the State Board of Technical Education of Andhra Pradesh or any other with 45% marks is required. And 40% marks for the reserved category. Or
  • Candidates must have passed 3 years of B.Sc Degree or its equivalent.  Mathematics should be one of the subjects. It should be done from a recognized University in the state with 45% marks. And 40% marks for the reserved category.
  • Candidates who are pursuing a Diploma course will also be eligible for the B.E./B.Tech./B. Pharmacy degree.


The candidate must belong to Andhra Pradesh. And they should satisfy local and Non-local requirements. 

AP ECET 2023 Exam Pattern 

Exam pattern refers to the pattern of the exam or the question paper. The candidates who will be appearing for this exam should not miss out on the exam pattern. Every candidate should read it before the exam. 

The exam pattern contains all the important information like the exam duration, total questions, negative markings and much more. Candidates should be preparing for the exam with the help of the exam pattern. The AP ECET 2023 exam pattern is given below. 

  • Mode: Online Computer Based Mode.
  • Duration: 3 hours only.
  • Total Questions: 200
  • Marking Scheme:1 mark will be allotted to every right answer
  • Language: English language 
  • Type of questions: MCQs

Exam Pattern for Engineering course

Subject for engineering  Maximum Marks of engineering
Mathematics 50
Physics 25
Chemistry 25
All engineering branches 100
Total Marks  200

Exam Pattern for B.Sc Mathematics 

Subjects for B.Sc Maths  Maximum Marks for B.Sc Maths 
Mathematics 100
Analytical Ability 50
Communicative English 50
Total Marks  200

Exam pattern for Pharmacy 

Subjects for Pharmacy Maximum Marks for Pharmacy
Pharmaceutics 50
Pharmaceutical Chemistry 50
Pharmacognosy 50
Pharmacology 50
Total Marks  200

AP ECET 2023 Syllabus 

Every candidate either waits for exam dates or the exam syllabus. The syllabus is the most awaited information about the exam. Every candidate should prepare well as it is very important to score good marks. This exam will not be an easy one so prepare accordingly. 

Read the syllabus and prepare as per it. Do not miss out on any topic from the syllabus. Every candidate has to prepare the syllabus thoroughly. The AP ECET 2023 syllabus is given below.

Chemistry Syllabus 

Atomic Structure:

Introduction-Fundamental particles – Bohr’s theory – Quantum numbers –– Aufbau principle – Hund’s rule – Pauli’s exclusion principle- Electronic configurations of elements up to atomic number 20, shapes of s,p,d orbitals.

Chemical Bonding:

Introduction types of chemical bonds – Ionic bonds taking the example of NaCl and MgO –characteristics of ionic compounds and covalent bond taking example H2, O2, N2, HCl characteristics of covalent compounds.


Introduction solution classification of solutions, solute, solvent, concentration, mole concept–Molarity, –Normality, equivalent weight using acids, bases, and salts, numerical problems on Molarity and Normality.

Acids and Bases:

Introduction – theories of acids and bases – Arrhenius, Bronsted –Lowry theory – Lewis acid-base theory – The ionic product of water – PH and related numerical problems – buffers solutions Applications.


Conductors, insulators, electrolytes – Arrhenius theory of electrolytic dissociation – electrolysis – Faraday’s laws of electrolysis- numerical problems – Galvanic cell – standard electrode potential – electrochemical series –emf and numerical problems on emf of a cell.

Water Technology:

Introduction –soft and hard water – causes of hardness – types of hardness –disadvantages of hard water – degree of Hardness, units and its relations– softening methods – permit process – ion exchange process – qualities of drinking water – municipal treatment of water for drinking purpose.


Introduction – factors influencing corrosion – electrochemical theory of corrosion- composition cell, stress cell, and concentration cells– rusting of iron and its mechanism – prevention of corrosion by a) coating methods, b) cathodic protection (sacrificial and impressive voltage methods).


Introduction – polymerization – types of polymerization – addition, condensation and copolymerization with examples – plastics – types of plastics – advantages of plastics over traditional materials – Disadvantages of using plastics, thermoplastics and Thermo stetting plastics– differences between thermoplastics and Thermo stetting plastic preparation and uses of the following plastics: 1. Polythene 2. PVC 3. Teflon 4. Polystyrene 5.Urea-formaldehyde – Rubber – natural rubber – processing from latex –Vulcanization – Elastomers – Buna-s, Neoprene rubber, and their uses.


Definition and classification of fuels based on physical state and occurrence – characteristics of good fuel – Extraction and Refining of petroleum – composition, and uses of gaseous fuels. A) water gas b) producer gas c) natural gas d) coal gas e) biogas f) acetylene

Environmental chemistry:

Introduction – environment –understand the terms lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere biosphere, biotic component, energy component pollutant, receptor, sink, particulate, DO, BOD, Threshold limit value, COD- Air pollution – causes-Effects – acid rain, greenhouse effect –ozone depletion – control of Air pollution – Water pollution – causes – effects – control measures.

Physics Syllabus 

Unit-1: Units and dimensions:

Physical quantity-fundamental and derived physical quantities-units-fundamental and derived units-SI units-multiples and sub-multiples in SI units-advantages of SI units-dimensions and dimensional formulae-dimensionless quantities application and limitations of dimensional analysis-problems.

Unit-2: Elements of vectors:

Scalar and vector quantities-examples–graphical representation of a vector-types of vector addition and subtraction of vectors-triangle law-parallelogram law and its cases-polygon law resolution of a vector-unit vector (i, j, k)-dot product and cross product of two vector characteristics of dot and cross products-examples-problems.

Unit-3: Kinematics and Friction

Equations of motion-acceleration due to gravity-equations of motion under gravity expressions for maximum height, time of ascent, time of descent, time of flight, velocity on reaching the point of projection-motion of a body projected from the top of a tower-projectile motion-examples-horizontal and oblique projections-expressions for maximum height, time of ascent, time of flight, horizontal range, magnitude and direction of resultant velocity problems. Friction-normal reaction-laws of friction-coefficients of friction-angle of friction-methods of reducing friction-advantages and disadvantages of friction-motion of a body over a smooth inclined plane and a rough inclined plane–problems.

Unit-4: Work, Power, and Energy

Work, power and energy-definitions and units-potential and kinetic energies-examples and expressions-law of conservation of energy-problems-renewable and non-renewable sources of energy (solar, wind, biogas, tidal, nuclear energies, etc)

Unit-5: Simple harmonic motion and acoustics

Definition-conditions of SHM-examples of SHM-expressions for displacement, velocity, acceleration, time period, frequency, and phase of SHM-time period of a simple pendulum seconds pendulum-problems. Sound-musical sound and noise-noise pollution-Effects and methods of control of Noise Pollution-Beats and echo-problems-Doppler effect – Explanation, cases and Applications Acoustics of buildings-Reverberation-Sabines’ formula characteristics of a good building-problems.

Unit:6: Heat and Thermodynamics

Expansion of gases-Boyle’s law-Absolute scale of temperature-Charles laws-Ideal gas equation-Universal gas constant and its value-SI Units-problems-external work done by a gas-isothermal process-adiabatic process-first law of thermodynamics and its applications to isothermal process and adiabatic process-two specific heats of a gas-relation between Cp and Cv-problems-second law of thermodynamics and its applications.

Unit:7 Modern Physics

Photoelectric effect – explanation and its laws-applications of the photoelectric effect (photocell) – critical angle and total internal reflection – optical fibres – principle, working, types and applications-concept of superconductivity – its properties and applications.

Maths Syllabus 

Unit-I Matrices:

Matrices of 3rd order: Types of matrices-Algebra of matrices-Transpose of a matrix symmetric, skew-symmetric matrices-Minor, the cofactor of an element-Determinant of a square matrix-Properties-Laplace’s expansion-singular and non-singular matrices-Adjoint and multiplicative inverse of a square matrix-System of linear equations in 3 variables-Solutions by Crammer’s rule, Matrix inversion method,-Gauss-Jordan methods. Partial Fractions: Resolving a given rational function into partial fractions.

Unit –II: Trigonometry:

Properties of Trigonometric functions – Ratios of Compound angles, multiple angles, submultiple angles – Transformations of Products into sum or difference and vice versa – Simple trigonometric equations – Properties of triangles – Inverse Trigonometric functions. Complex Numbers: Modulus and conjugate, arithmetic operations on the complex number— Modulus-Amplitude form (Polar form)-Euler form (exponential form)-Properties- De Moivre’s Theorem and its applications.

Unit – III: Analytical Geometry

Circles-Equation gives centre and radius-given ends of diameter-General equation-finding centre and radius. Standard forms of equations of Parabola, Ellipse, and Hyperbola – simple properties.

Unit – IV: Differentiation and its Applications

Functions and limits – Standard limits – Differentiation from the First Principles – Differentiation of the sum, product, the quotient of functions, the function of function, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic, Hyperbolic functions, implicit, explicit and parametric functions – Derivative of a function with respect to another function-Second order derivatives –Geometrical applications of the derivative (angle between curves, tangent and normal) – Increasing and decreasing functions – Maxima and Minima (single variable functions) using second-order derivative only – Derivative as rate measure -Errors and approximations – Partial Differentiation – Partial derivatives up to second-order – Euler’s theorem.

Unit – V: Integration and Its Applications

Indefinite Integral – Standard forms – Integration by decomposition of the integrand of trigonometric, algebraic, exponential, logarithmic and Hyperbolic functions – Integration by substitution – Integration of reducible and irreducible quadratic factors – Integration by parts – Definite Integrals and properties, Definite Integral as the limit of a sum – Application of Integration to find areas under plane curves and volumes of Solids of revolution – Mean and RMS value.

Unit – VI: Differential Equations

Definition of a differential equation-order and degree of a differential equation- formation of differential equations-solution of the differential equation of the type first order, first degree, variable-separable, homogeneous equations, exact, linear differential equation of the form dy/dx + Py = Q

AP ECET 2023 Preparation Tips 

Preparation Tips are very important for candidates while they are preparing for the exam. This exam will not be an easy one. So make sure you are preparing for this exam very well. Do not miss out on any preparation tips. These preparation tips will help you give your exam with confidence. The AP ECET 2023 preparation tips are given below. 

  • You should read the syllabus carefully as it is very important. 
  • Any topic from the syllabus should not be missed. Each topic is important. 
  • Buy only the best books for preparation for the AP ECET exam. 
  • Solve sample papers from previous years, these papers will help you practice. 
  • Read the answer keys from previous years and see what kind of answers are expected in the exam. 
  • Solve Mock tests for extra practice for the exam. 
  • Divide your time and make a timetable. Follow the timetable every day. 
  • You should make your notes while you are studying for the exam. 
  • Do not feel stressed. Stay calm and take breaks between studying. 
  • Revise twice after your syllabus as it gets completed for more practice. 
  • Do not leave the topics which you think are very easy or you know already. 
  • Give your exam with full concentration and believe in yourself. 

AP ECET 2023 Books 

Books are very important for exam preparation. Candidates can prepare from a lot of other sources for the exam but books are the best sources. So, do not miss out on preparing for the exam from books. You can buy these books online, borrow them from the library or buy them from a nearby bookstore. The AP ECET 2023 books are given below. 

Subjects Book Title Author or Publisher
Physics Concepts of Physics HC Verma
Understanding Physics DC Pandey
Physics Problems IE Irodov
Introduction to Physical Metallurgy Sidney H.
Physics Textbooks NCERT
Chemistry Chemistry Pradeep
Organic Chemistry OP Tandon
XII Chemistry NCERT
Mathematics Mathematics RS Agarwal
XII Mathematics NCERT
XI Mathematics NCERT
Mathematics RD Sharma

AP ECET 2023 Admit Card 

Admit cards will be accessible to those candidates who will have filled out the application form. And if they have paid the application fee as well. If the candidates have not done these steps then they will not be able to get access to their to admit card. 

The APP ECET 2023 admit card would be released online on the official website. To download the admit card the candidates will have to use their login details. Every candidate has to carry their admit card with them to the exam centre. If they do not carry their admit card with them they will not be allowed to give the exam. 

AP ECET 2023 Exam Centres 

Exam Centres are the places which are set by the exam authority for the exam to take place. The AP ECET 2023 exam centres are given below. 

  • Anantapur
  • Kakinada
  • Vijayawada
  • Tirupati
  • Visakhapatnam
  • Guntur
  • Vizianagaram

AP ECET 2023 Answer Key 

Answer Key for AP ECET 2023 would be released online on the official website. All the correct answers will be displayed in the answer key and the candidates their answers with the answers in the answer key. You can download the answer key in PDF format. 

If any candidate wants to raise objections against the answer key, they can do it. But the dates would be released and all the queries should be raised within those dates. After the last date, the final answer key would be released. 

AP ECET 2023 Result 

The result for AP ECET 2023 would be released online on the official website only. All the candidates who gave the exam can check their results by logging in with their details. Make sure you are downloading your answer key and taking a printout of it. After the result, the merit list would be released. 

AP ECET 2023 Cut Off

The cut-off for AP ECET 2023 would be released on the official website. The candidates will have to score a minimum of 25% in four subjects. And SC/ST candidates will have no qualifying marks. The merit list would be released after the result is announced. 

AP ECET 2023 Counselling 

The counselling will be on those candidates whose names will appear on the merit list. The counselling for AP ECET 2023 would be done online mode. The candidates can choose their subjects and their colleges as well. A lot of rounds will take place after the counselling as well. 

The candidates will have to carry some documents for verification. And you can see the list below. 

  • AP ECET 2023 Admit card 
  • AP ECET 2023 Rank card
  • Diploma/degree mark sheet
  • Study certificate 
  • Aadhar Card
  • Date of birth proof, etc. 


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Question:- AP ECET 2023 exam will be of how many hours?

Ans- AP ECET 2023 exam will be of 3 hours. 

Question:- AP ECET 2023 exam will be in which language?

Ans- AP ECET 2023 exam will be in the English language. 

Question:- AP ECET 2023 will contain how many questions?

Ans- There will be 200 questions. 

Question:- How many marks would be allotted for every right answer?

Ans- 1 mark would be allotted for every right answer. 

Question:- Can we make corrections to our application form?

Ans- Yes, you can make corrections to your AP ECET 2023 application form. 

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