AP EDCET (Andhra Pradesh Education Common Entrance Test)

Tuesday, September 21, 2021



Notification | Exam Dates | Application Form | Eligibility | Exam Pattern | Syllabus | Admit Cards | Results

Andhra Pradesh Education Common Entrance Test (AP EDCET) is a common entrance exam for admission into B.Ed regular course in colleges of Education present in Andhra Pradesh. AP EDCET entrance exam is conducted by Andhra University on the behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE), Vijayawada.


AP EDCET Results 2021 - Available Soon


AP EDCET 2021 Notification 

The Andhra Pradesh Education Common Entrance Test 2021 is scheduled to be organized by Andhra University, on behalf of APSCHE on 21st September 2021. AP EDCET 2021 Notification is expected to be released in 3rd week of July 2021.

 AP EDCET 2020 Exam Dates

Below mentioned dates are AP EDCET 2021 Exam dates.

Activity Date & Time
Notification of AP Ed.CET - 2021 16-07-2021
Commencement of Submission of Online application forms 17-07-2021
Last date for submission of online applications without late fee 17-08-2021
Last date for submission of Application with a Late fee of Rs. 1000/- 24-08-2021
Last date for submission of Application with a Late fee of Rs. 2000/- 31-08-2021
Correction of online application data already submitted by the candidate 01-09-2021 to 04-09-2021
Downloading of Hall-tickets from the website http://www.sche.ap.gov.in/edcet 10-09-2021 onwards
Date of AP Ed.CET - 2021 Examination 21-09-2021
Time of Examination 11-00 am to 01-00 pm
Declaration of Preliminary Key 25-09-2021
Last Date for receiving of objections on Preliminary Key --
Declaration of Results --


AP EDCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

1) Candidate should be of Indian Nationality.

2) Candidate should satisfy the status of local and non-local as per the requirement laid down in AP Educational Institutions Order 1974 Regulation of Admission.

3) Candidates with Degree B.A/B.Sc/B.Sc (Home Science)/B.Com/B.C.A/B.B.M and with minimum 50% of marks are eligible. For SC/ST/BC/PH, it is 40% of marks.

4) Candidates with B.E/B. Tech degree with mathematics, physics as subjects are also eligible.

5) Age Limit: Candidate should have completed 19 years of age.

 AP EDCET 2021 Application Form

Application Fee: Non-Refundable


Fees in Rs





Late fee Rs 500/- to 5000/-

Mode of Payment

The application fee can be paid in two modes:

a) Online Payment using Credit/Debit Card/Net Banking.

b) AP Online Centres

AP EDCET 2021 Applications will be received online only. AP EDCET 2021 Application form will be available from 3rd week of July 2021.

How to Apply Online?

1) Visit the official website and pay the application fee.

2) Click on “Application Form” and enter the details of fee payment.

3) Proceed to the Application form and fill the personal and academic details.

4) Upload the photograph and signature.

5) Submit the application and take a printout for future reference. 

AP EDCET 2021 Exam Pattern

1) Mode of exam: Offline mode

2) Duration: 2 Hours

3) Total no. of questions: 150 questions

4) Total marks: 150 marks

5) Each question carries 1 mark.

6) No negative marking

7) Part-A will be General English and Part-B will be General Knowledge and Teaching Aptitude.

8) Candidate must choose a subject for Part-C of question paper from mathematics, physical sciences, biological sciences, social studies, English subjects. 

AP EDCET 2021 Syllabus

AP EDCET 2021 syllabus will be comprised of

a) General English,

b) General Knowledge and Teaching Aptitude,

c) One of the subjects from mathematics, physical sciences, biological sciences, social studies, English subjects

Click here: Edcet Sample Papers

AP EDCET 2021 Admit Cards

Candidate can download the hall tickets from the official website of AP EDCET 2021. Hall tickets will be issued from 10th September 2021. Hall tickets will contain information regarding candidate and test date, time and venue. Candidate has to download the Hall Ticket from the website only.

Click here for AP EDCET 2021 Hall Tickets

 AP EDCET 2021 Qualifying marks

The qualifying percentage of marks in the Entrance Test is 25% i.e. 37 marks out of total marks. There will be no minimum qualifying marks for S.Cs & S.Ts for ranking. There will be no minimum qualifying marks for women in Physical Sciences/Mathematics methodologies.

 AP EDCET 2021 Result

Candidate can get the AP EDCET 2021 results from the official website of AP EDCET 2021. Results will be announced on 2nd week of October 2021, Tentatively. Rank card will be made available on the official website after result announcement. Candidate has to download the Rank Card from the website only.


1) Candidates will be ranked in the order of merit on the basis of marks obtained in AP EDCET examination.

2) When there is a tie in total marks, Part-C marks will be taken into account to decide relative ranking.

3) In case of a further tie, the marks obtained in Part-A will be taken into account to decide relative ranking.

4) In case of candidates getting equal marks in each of the parts of the test paper, they shall be bracketed for the purpose of the award of rank.

5) At the time of admission into the course, age shall be taken into consideration for relative ranking among the bracketed candidates and the older candidates shall be given priority. 

AP EDCET 2021 Counselling

Candidates will be called rank-wise for counselling procedure. Candidates need to register and pay non-refundable counselling fee Rs 1000/- (Rs 500/- for SC/ST category). There will be certificate verification and candidates have to submit the Xerox copy of certificates. After the counselling procedure, all candidates have to choose the colleges through web options. 

AP EDCET 2021 General Instructions

1) The Convener, AP EDCET reserves the right to reject the application of any candidate at any stage.

2) Any change will not be permitted to be made in the application after its receipt by the Convener.

3) The Candidate should preserve the hall ticket to produce it at the time of test and later at the time of entry into the course.

4) The appearance at AP EDCET does not entitle any candidate to be considered for entry into the course automatically.

5) The candidate will not be permitted into the exam hall after 11 AM on the date of entrance test.

6) All disputes arising out of any matter concerning AP EDCET shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the A.P. High Court only.

7) Candidate has to download the Hall Ticket & Rank Card from the website only.

8) The application will be rejected if it is found incomplete/fail of eligibility conditions/false information in the application.

9) The candidate will not be permitted into the exam hall without hall ticket.

10) Request for re-totalling or revaluation or personal identification of scripts will not be entertained.