Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test(EAMCET) is conducted by JNT University Hyderabad on behalf of APSCHE. This examination is the prerequisite for admission into various professional courses offered in Government/Private Colleges in the state of Andhra Pradesh.
This year, JNTUH has introduced Online Application form submission for EAMCET 2012.
IMPORTANT DATES: http://www.apeamcet.org/Content/ImportantDates.html
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA TO APPEAR FOR EAMCET- 2012 (engineering stream):
Candidates satisfying the following requirements shall be eligible to appear for EAMCET:
a) Candidates should be of India Nationality or Persons of India Origin (PIO) / Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Card Holders.
b) Candidates should belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh. The candidates should satisfy local / non – local status requirements as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Education Institutions (Regulations of Admission) order, 1974 as subsequently amended.
c) For Engineering, Bio- Technology, B.Tech. (Dairy Technology), B.Tech (Ag. Engineering) and for 50% seats in B. Pharmacy B.Tech (Food Science and Technology (FST) /B.Sc (Commercial Agri & Business Mgt. (CA & BM)) Courses:
(i) Candidates should have passed or appeared for the final year of Intermediate Examination (10+2 pattern) with Mathematics, Physics along with Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology as optionals or related vocational courses in the fields of Engineering and Technology, conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh along with Bridge course or courses conducted by it for candidates enrolled during 2000-2002 and subsequent batches, or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh, provided that candidates who have passed or appeared for the final year of Intermediate Examination (10+2 pattern)with Biology, Physics and Chemistry as optionals along with the Bridge course examination in Mathematics conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh shall also be eligible for the Bio-Technology course.
(ii) Candidate should obtain at least 45% of marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the subjects specified taken together at 10+2
NOTE: Proof of satisfying the marks criteria in respect of candidates who appeared for the examination during the year of admission should be furnished at the time of admissions.
(iii) In the case of Engineering and Pharmacy courses, candidates should have completed 16 years of age, as on 31st December of the year of admission. There is no upper age limit.
(iv) In the case of B.Tech. (Dairy Technology), B.Tech. (Agr. Engineering),
B.Tech. (FST) and B.Sc. (CA & BM), Candidates should have completed 17 years of
as on 31stDecember of the year of admission and an upper age limit of 22 years
for all the candidates and 25 years in respect of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled
Tribe candidates as on 31st December of the year Admissions.
EAMCET – ENGINEERING PAPER PATTERN:
Duration of the exam 3 hrs
Total no.of questions 160 (Maths – 80, Physics – 40, Chemistry – 40)
All questions are objective type (multiple choice) only and each question carries one mark.
SYLLABUS FOR THE ENGINEERING EXAM OF THE EAMCET: http://www.apeamcet.org/PDFS/EngSyllabus.PDF
FILLING UP OF ONLINE APPLICATION FORM:
A detailed procedure along with the screen shots for filling up the online application form is provided at the website, http://www.apeamcet.org/PDFS/USERGUIDE2012.PDF
INSTRUCTION BOOKLET FOR ENGINEERING:
All the relevant details regarding the engineering stream of the EAMCET are given in the form of a booklet at the url, http://www.apeamcet.org/pdfs/ENGBOOKLET.pdf
LIST OF UNIVERSITY AND SELF-FINANCED COLLEGES:
The website of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE)(url http://www.apsche.org/lastranks/COLLINFO.pdf ) displays the list of university and self-financed engineering colleges as per the admissions of 2010. As and when the latest list gets uploaded, the same will be provided.