AP PECET (Andhra Pradesh Physical Education Common Entrance Test)




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

AP PECET 2023 - Andhra Pradesh Physical Education Common Entrance Test is a common entrance exam conducted by Acharya Nagarjuna University on behalf of APSCHE, for admissions into two years BPEd and DPEd courses in colleges of Physical Education, located in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The test is held in two parts Physical Efficiency test and Skill test in games.

AP PECET 2023 Notification

AP PECET 2023 Notification is expected to be released in the month of March 2023. Keep visiting this page for updates about AP PECET 2023.

AP PECET 2023 Exam Dates

Below mentioned dates are the final dates. 

Events Dates
Release of Notification March 2023
Starting of online application form March 2023
Final date to submit the online application April  2023
Final date to submit the application with a late fee April 2023
Start of the Correction window April 2023
Availability of hall tickets from the website April 2023
AP PECET Examination May 2023
Result Announcement May 2023

AP PECET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

  1. Candidates should be of Indian Nationality.
  2. Candidate should belong to the State of Andhra Pradesh only and 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. For B.P.Ed: Candidate should have completed/passed a 3-year degree from any recognized university by the AP government. Should have completed 19 years.
  4. For U.G.D.P.Ed: passed Intermediate or equivalent course recognized university by the AP government. Should have completed 16 years.
  5. Candidates who have appeared in final year exams of graduation or intermediate courses should be able to produce their pass certificate at the time of counseling.

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AP PECET 2023 Application Form

Registration Fee: Rs 850 /- (Rs 650 /- for SC/ST candidates)

Registration fee can be paid through

  • AP Online/e-Seva/mee Seva centres
  • Payment Gateways (Credit/Debit card/ Net Banking)

How to Apply Online

1) AP PECET 2023 application forms must be submitted online only.

2) The application should be filled with authentic details only like personal and academic details, sports qualifications, address for communication, mobile number, valid email id, etc.

3) Candidate should pay the registration fee through AP Online/e-Seva/mee Seva centers or pay directly through Payment Gateways (Credit/Debit card/ Net Banking)

4) Candidate should select the entrance exam to which course he/she is intended to attend.

5) Upload the photograph and signature.

6) Click “Preview” to view the application.

7) Submit the application form.

AP PECET 2023 Exam Pattern

AP PECET entrance exam is conducted in two parts; Physical Efficiency Test and Skill Test in Game.

  • The physical efficiency test is of a maximum of 400 marks.
  • For each of the events, marks shall be awarded by using the conversion tables approved by the APPECET Committee.
For Male Candidates For Female candidates
Compulsory events (No Option) Compulsory Events (No Options)
100 mts Run 100 marks 100 metres Run 100 marks
Putting the shot (6kgs) 100 marks Putting the Shot (4 Kgs) 100 marks
800 mts Run 100 marks 400 Metres Run 100 marks
Long Jump/High Jump 100 marks Long Jump / High Jump 100 marks

There are four compulsory events in the physical efficiency test.

  • The Candidate has to choose either the long jump or the high jump
  • Skill test in games is of a maximum of 100 marks.
  • The skills of the candidate shall be tested in any one of the following games opted by the candidate:
 Ball Badminton  Kabaddi
 Basketball  Kho-Kho
 Cricket  Shuttle Badminton
 Football   Tennis
 Hand Ball  Volleyball

AP PECET 2023 Admit Cards

Candidates can download the hall tickets from the official website of AP PECET 2023. Hall tickets for the candidate who applied without a late fee will be issued from the last week of September 2023. Hall tickets will contain information regarding the candidate and test date, and time. The test will be conducted at Acharya Nagarjuna University Campus, Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur. 

AP PECET 2023 Qualifying Marks

The qualifying marks in the AP PECET shall be 30% of the aggregate marks obtained in the actual test items i.e. Physical Efficiency Test for 400 Marks and Skill Test in games for 100 Marks.

There shall be no minimum qualifying marks for the candidates belonging to the category of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. 

AP PECET 2023 Results, Merit List & Rank Card   

1) The candidates who have secured qualifying marks in AP PECET 2023 and for SC/ST category candidates, to whom qualifying marks have not been prescribed, will be assigned the ranking in the order of merit on the basis of the aggregate marks obtained in all tests put together including incentive marks.

2) For the preparation of the merit list, in case of more than one student scoring the same aggregate marks, the tie will be resolved to decide the relative ranking as follows:

  1. i) The marks scored in the Physical efficiency test will be taken into consideration.
  2. ii) In case of a further tie, marks scored in Skill Test in games will be taken into consideration

iii) In case of a further tie, the Date of Birth of the candidate will be considered and the older candidates shall be given priority based on age.

  1. iv) In case of a further tie, the common rank will be given. At the time of admission, it is resolved based on qualifying examination marks.

3) Rank Cards will be made available on the website after the announcement of AP PECET 2023 results. Candidates can download the rank cards.

4) Rank cards will NOT be sent to candidates by post or email.

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 AP PECET 2023 Counselling

The date of the counseling procedure and list of helpline centers will be published in newspapers and websites. Counseling will be conducted through a Web-based counseling process. Individual call letters will not be sent to the candidates. A list of Institutions for allotment of candidates, intake in each course, and category in each institution would be announced at the time of counseling. The detailed instruction booklet for web counseling will be placed on the websites.

 AP PECET 2023 General Instructions:

1) The eligible candidates have to attend the counseling in person at their own expense, if they fail to attend, they will forego the seat.

2) Any litigation concerning AP PECET contacts the Secretary, A.P. State Council of Higher Education, Hyderabad, and Convener, AP PECET-2023, and within the jurisdiction of A.P. High Court.

3) Appearing for the test does not mean that the candidate is considered for admission in courses.

4) If any ambiguity or doubt arises in the interpretation or implementation of any of the rules, the decision of the chairperson shall be final.

5) No candidate will be allowed inside the exam hall without Hall Ticket.