AME CET 2020: Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Common Entrance Test is commonly known as AME CET 2020. It is a national level entrance exam which is conducted by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India. The admission is particularly on the basis of AME CET All India Rank. Moreover, applicants who qualify the exam will be offered admission in any of the government approved AME Institutions. But the institute must be situated in India. The examination of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering will be held in online as well as offline mode. Candidates can start applying for the exam in the third week of November 2019. AME CET 2020 is expected to be held in the first week of May 2020 tentatively. Furthermore, the exam will be conducted in both online as well as offline mode.
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Extract of AME CET 2020 examination
- Applicants who desire to apply need to first register and then move ahead to fill an application form.
- However, before proceeding to fill the form, candidates must check the eligibility criteria. Only eligible students will be able to apply for the AME CET 2020 examination.
- Further, the exam conducting body will issue the admit card for those who have successfully completed the application process. With the help of an admit card, aspirants can sit for the exam.
- The entrance exam of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering 2020 is expected to be held in the first week of May 2020.
- After the conclusion of an examination, the authority will announce the result.
- Moreover, on the basis of the valid score, DGCA will shortlist candidates for the counselling process.
Highlights of AME CET 2020
Aspirants can refer to the table below containing information regarding the AME CET 2020 examination in brief
|Name of the Exam||Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Common Entrance Test|
|Commonly Known As||AME CET|
|Organizer of the Exam||Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India|
|Application Mode||Offline and Online mode|
|Examination Mode||Computer-Based Test (Online) as well as Pen and Paper- Based Test (Offline)|
|Duration of Exam||1 hour 30 mins|
AME CET 2020 Schedule
The exam conducting authority decides and declares the date on which a particular event will occur. The complete schedule related to the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering 2020 examination will be available on the official website. Therefore, students who wish to appear in the entrance test must keep a track of all updated dates.
Although the Directorate General of Civil Aviation has not yet declared the final dates, candidates can check the tentative dates from the table given below:
|Releasing of Application Form||Third week of November 2019|
|Final date to submit the Application Form||Third week of March 2020|
|Publishing of Admit Card||Third week of April 2020|
|AME CET 2020 Examination||First week of May 2020|
|Declaration of Result||Third week of May 2020|
|Beginning of Counselling||Last week of May 2020|
AME CET Eligibility Criteria 2020
It is compulsory for candidates who wish to apply for the entrance test to satisfy the AME CET Eligibility Criteria 2020. To satisfy the eligibility, candidates need to fulfill a number of requirements. These requirements are listed below:
AGE: The student must have an age between 16 to 28 years at the time of admission.
QUALIFICATION: An applicant must have passed class 12th with the non-medical stream or equivalent AICTE approved 3 years Engineering Diploma or any other higher qualification in the stream of Science with Physics and Mathematics as mandatory subjects.
NUMBER OF ATTEMPTS: Applicants can apply for AME CET only three times.
NOTE – Apart from the above mentioned-requirements, candidates who satisfy the points listed below are also eligible.
- All the eligible candidates for admission in B.Tech courses will also be eligible for Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME).
- Candidates appearing for class 12th board exams are also eligible to apply
AME CET Application Form 2020
Candidates have to fill AME CET Application Form 2020 in order to apply for the entrance test. The application form will be available in online mode as well as offline mode. To fill an online application form, candidates need to visit the official website. On the other hand, to fill an offline application form, aspirants need to purchase it from the AME CET centres. However, the application form of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Common Entrance Test 2020 will be released in the third week of November tentatively.
Online Application Form
For filling an online application form, applicants first need to visit the official website. After that, they need to fill all the necessary details in the form and upload the passport size photograph. Candidates also have to pay an application fee once the form will be entirely filled. After making the payment, the student will receive the confirmation message along with the registration number on their registered email id and phone number
Offline Application Form
In order to fill an offline application form, applicants first need to purchase it form the AME CET centres and pay a certain amount of registration fee. Then candidates need to proceed to the next step which is filling of necessary details in the form and uploading the passport size photograph. After filling the application form completely, applicants have to send it to the AME CET Corporate Office. Once the form will be received by the office, candidates will get registration number on their email id and contact number via SMS.
AME CET Exam Pattern 2020
Before appearing in the examination, applicants are advised to check the AME CET Exam Pattern 2020. This is because through an exam pattern students come to know about every minute detail of AME CET 2020 exam. Hence, by attaining the information candidates become familiar and it helps them at the time of the exam.
The complete exam pattern is prescribed beneath:
- Mode of the Exam: The examination will be held in both the modes i.e online mode and offline mode.
- Duration: AME CET 2020 examination will be conducted for a duration of 1 hour 30 minutes.
- Subjects: The question paper contains questions from subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English and General Awareness.
- Type of Questions: The questions will be of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) type
- Number of Questions: There will be a total of 90 questions
- Language: The question paper will be in English and Hindi languages.
- Marking Scheme: 4 Marks are awarded for every correct response whereas 1 marks is deducted for every incorrect response.
AME CET Syllabus 2020
It is mandatory for candidates who are preparing for the exam to go through the complete AME CET Syllabus 2020. This eventually helps them to prepare according to the topics included in the subjects. On the other hand, if students do not consider the syllabus before starting the preparation then they may waste their time on some unnecessary topics. The subjects that an individual will find in the examination are Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English and General Awareness. Whereas, the syllabus for 3-year Engineering Diploma consists of subjects like Aptitude, General Awareness and English. For subjects such as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics students must be thorough with the concepts of Class 11th and 12th. While for English, General Awareness and Aptitude, candidates must focus on the below mentioned topics:
- Reading Comprehension
- One Word Substitution
- Synonyms and Antonyms
- Phrases and Idioms
- Sentence Correction
- Filling in the Blanks
- Current Affairs
- Static GK
- Booka and Authors
- Elements of computer science
- Engineering Graphics
- Basic electrical eng
- Basic workshop practice
- Engineering Mechanics
- Basic electronics eng
- Chemistry and Maths of Diploma standard
AME CET Recommended Books 2020
Students must refer to the relevant books so as to prepare for the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Common Entrance Test 2020. A good collection of books will eventually let aspirants to prepare well for the exam. In contrast, if candidates do not have books including the topics from the prescribed syllabus then they will certainly face difficulty while preparing for an examination.
Given below are the names of the book of different subjects to which candidates can refer for their preparation:
Books for GK
- General Awareness 2020
- NCERT General Knowledge 2020
- S.Chand Advanced Objective General Knowledge
Books for English
- NCERT Flamingo And Vistas Supplementary Read
Books for Mathematics
- Comprehensive Mathematics
- Complete Mathematics
- Textbook of K.C Sinha
- NCERT Mathematics Textbook
Books for Physics
- S.Chand’s Principal of Physics
- SL Arora New Simplified Physics
- NCERT Physics Textbook
- Arihant CBSE Physics chemistry
Books for Chemistry
- Pradeep of Chemistry
- Textbook of OP Tandon
- NCER Chemistry Textbook
Books for Aptitude
- Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning
AME CET Preparation Strategy 2020
Candidates must have some strategy to crack the entrance test of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering. For this reason, they need to have good preparation. Furthermore, to prepare for the exam candidates must follow a preparation strategy.
Given below is the AME CET Preparation Strategy 2020 to which applicants can refer accordingly:
- Know the exact exam pattern, syllabus and marking scheme
- Prepare from the relevant study material.
- Have a good set of books which contain every single topic of the subject from the syllabus
- Make a time table and study according to it
- Divide equal time for preparation of each subject
- Focus mainly on that subject which seems to be the toughest.
- Practice as many sample papers and previous year’s questions papers as possible. As a result, practicing will increase the speed of problem-solving
- Make brief notes while preparing for the exam
- Take proper sleep of at least 7-8 hours
- Eat healthy food rich in minerals, vitamins, nutrients, etc.
- Have the confidence to crack an entrance test
AME CET Admit Card 2020
Students who wish to take the entrance exam need to download the AME CET Admit Card 2020. However, without an admit card/ hall ticket, an individual will not be able to enter the examination hall and further sit in the exam. The exam conducting body will issue the admit card for those who have successfully completed the application process. In order to download the hall ticket, students need to visit the official website and log in using the registration number and mobile number. The admit card will be available in the third week of April 2020. Moreover, the hall ticket displays several details related to an appearing candidate as well as an entrance exam. In addition, the AME CET Hall Ticket 2020 also consists of important guidelines related to the examination day.
AME CET Exam Centre 2020
The place where applicants have to appear for taking an entrance test is known as the AME CET Exam Centre 2020. These exam centres are spread across India and candidates need to report at the allotted centre at the time of the exam. The table below shows the different exam centres situated in different parts of the country:
|Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh)||Kolkata (West Bengal)|
|Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)||Ranchi (Jharkhand)|
|Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh)||Pune (Maharashtra)|
|Kota (Rajasthan)||Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh)|
|Chennai (Tamil Nadu)||Patna (Bihar)|
|Bhubaneswar (Odisha)||Guwahati (Assam)|
|Indore (Madhya Pradesh)||Chandigarh (Punjab)|
|Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh)||Cuttack (Odisha)|
|Jamshedpur (Jharkhand)||Vadodara (Gujarat)|
|Hyderabad (Telangana)||Agra (Uttar Pradesh)|
AME CET Result 2020
After the conclusion of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Common Entrance Test, the concerned authority will announce the AME CET Result 2020. The result will be declared specifically for all those who have taken the exam in the third week of May 2020. Candidates can access and download their result via online mode only from the official website. Consequently, the result will display the total marks, individual marks in each subject and the rank secured by an individual. Additionally, Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India will also prepare a separate AME CET Merit List 2020. This merit list will depend basically upon the result of AME CET 2020.
AME CET Cutoff 2020
The concerned authority will release the AME CET Cutoff 2020 on the same day on which the result will be announced. The cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks required by an individual to be eligible for admission. Thus, students with a higher rank will get admission first in any of the AME institutes rather than those who score a low rank. Therefore, applicants must perform well in an entrance test so as to obtain a high rank. Candidates can check this cutoff from the official website.
AME CET Counselling 2020
Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India will organize the AME CET Counselling 2020. Candidates who qualify the exam and meet the required cutoff will particularly be invited to take part in the counselling process. The counselling will most probably commence in the last week of May 2020. At the time of counselling, the authority will allot seats to students on the basis of their All India Rank and availability of seats. Further, the shortlisted candidates need to report at the specified venue for verification of documents. Hence, candidates must carry their documents while reporting.
AME CET Seat Reservation 2020
As per the records, the exam conducting body reserves some percentage of seats. This reservation is chiefly for girls and for 3-years Engineering Diploma holder candidates or any higher qualification in Science with Physics and Mathematics. The AME CET Seat Reservation 2020 is given in the table below:
|Candidates||Percentage of Seats Reserved|
|3 Years of Engineering Diploma Holder or Any Higher Qualification in Science with Physics and Mathematics.||20%|