The Engineering Common Entrance Test (ECET) 2013 will be held by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological (JNT) University Kakinada on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) on 20 May, 2013. The test evaluates students for admission to Bachelor of Technology (BTech), Bachelor of Engineering (BE) and Bachelor of Pharmacy programmes in the All India Council for Technical Education / Pharmacy Council of India (AICTE / PCI) approved institutions. Candidates should have a diploma in technology, engineering or pharmacy, or a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Mathematics.
The test evaluates students for admission to the following types of programmes in AICTE/PCI approved institutions and universities:
In order to appear for the test, you must be of Indian nationality and belong to Andhra Pradesh. Make sure that you qualify for local/non-local status requirements. For educational background, you should have one of the following:
- Diploma in engineering, technology or pharmacy from the State Board of Technical Education of Andhra Pradesh State or an equivalent recognised diploma
- 45 percent marks are required (40 percent for reserved category candidates)
- Three-year B.Sc. degree exam with mathematics from a recognised university in Andhra Pradesh
- Current enrollment in a diploma program, and complete practical training for the course prior to college admission
Further eligibility requirements apply based on subject, as you may need to earn a specific diploma in order to enter a particular degree course in engineering or pharmacy.
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The registration fee is Rs 300, but additional fees apply if you submit after 1 April, 2013 (see important dates above). The fee can be paid at AP online centres, mee-seva centers, e-seva centres in AP or with a debit/credit card. Make sure to print out the completed application. You must bring this with you on exam day with a passport sized photograph affixed. It is also your responsibility to make sure you have the correct question booklet for the subject in which you are eligible to take admission.
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Notification date: 9 February, 2013
Online applications available: 11 February, 2013
Last date to upload online application without fee: 1 April, 2013
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