ICET is the Integrated Common Entrance Test for admissions into MBA/MCA courses (fulltime/ part time/ evening/ distance mode) offered by the following Universities in the State of Andhra Pradesh including their affiliated colleges.
In all the above Universities, the admission is based only on the performance in the entrance test. There will not be any Group Discussion or Interview before the final selection.
General Eligibility: The candidates who have completed graduation or are appearing for the final year degree examination shall be eligible to appear for ICET. Qualifying marks for ICET ( As per ICET2013 notification) is 25% and no minimum marks are prescribed for SC/ST candidates.In addition candidates shall fulfill any eligibility criteria that may be laid down by AICTE or I-CET officials in future.
For MCA: Should have passed recognized Bachelors Degree examination of minimum three years duration with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of reserved categories) in the qualifying examination with Mathematics at 10+2 level.
* As per the criteria given in I-CET 2012 notification.
Number of Sections - 3
Number of Questions - 200
Number of Marks - 200
Time - 150 minutes
Correct Answer - 1 Mark
No negative marking.
Distribution of Questions
No. of Questions
(i) Problem Solving
(ii) Data Sufficiency
(i) Arithmetical Ability
(ii) Algebrical & Geometrical Ability
(iii) Statistical Ability
(ii) Business & Computer Terminology
(iii) Functional Grammar
(iv) Reading Comprehension
Section A - Analytical Ability
Data Sufficiency: Each question is followed by two statements. The student is expected to know whether they can answer the questions from the given statement/s or not.
Sequences and Series: Analogies of numbers and alphabets, completion of blank spaces following the pattern in a:b::c:d relationship, odd man out; missing number in a sequence or a series.
Data Analysis: The data given in a Table, Graph, Bar Diagram, Pie Chart, Venn diagram or a passage is to be analysed and the questions pertaining to the data are to be answered.
Coding and Decoding problems: A code pattern of English Alphabet is given. A given word or a group of letters are to be coded or decoded based on the given code or codes.
Date, Time and Arrangement problems: Calendar problems, clock problems, blood relationships, arrivals, departures and schedules, seating arrangements, symbol and notation interpretation.
Section B - Mathematical Ability
Arithmetical Ability: Laws of Indices, Ratio and Proportion; Surds; Numbers and Divisibility, LCM, and GCD; Rational Numbers; Ordering; Percentages; Profit and Loss; Partnerships; Pipes and Cisterns, time, distance and work problems; areas and volumes; Mensuration, Modular Arithmetic.
Algebrical and Geometrical Ability: Statements, Truth tables, Implication, Converse and Inverse, Tautology, Sets, Relations and Functions; Polynomials; Remainder theorem and consequences; Linear equations and inequations; Modulus; Quadratic equations and expression; Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Matrices, Notion of a limit and derivative. Plane Geometry - Lines, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Circles.Coordinate Geometry - Distance between points and Applications. Equation of a line in different forms.Trigonometry - Trigonometric ratios. Trigonometric ratios of standard angles (0°, 30°, 45°, 60°, 90°, 180°); Trigonometric identities; simple problems on Heights and Distances.
Statistical Ability: Frequency distributions, Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviation, Correlation, Simple problems on Probability.
Section C - Communication Ability
Computer and Business Terminology
T.I.M.E. Students Performance in I-CET:
Since its inception, T.I.M.E. has helped thousands of aspirants realize their dreams. It has time and again proved that it truly deserves its status as the No.1 institute in Andhra Pradesh.
State 1st Rank for 7 times in ICET
ICET 2013 Results: State 7th, 9th, 11th and 12th - 4 ranks in Top 20 and many more in Top 100.
ICET 2012 Results : State 2nd, 5th, 7th, 8th and 9th - 5 ranks in Top 10 ranks and many more ranks in Top 100.
T.I.M.E. has placed numerous students in various institutes and universities across India for both MCA and MBA.