AP EDCET 2020: The AP EDCET is a common entrance test. The CONVENER, AP EDCET- 2020, Institute of Advanced Study in Education (IASE), Andhra University, Visakhapatnam conducts this exam every year in the month of October 2020. The exam is held on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education. The test is to provide admission to meritorious candidates into B. Ed regular courses in the university, government, aided and private colleges in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Furthermore, the AP EDCET Notification Brochure PDF has been released with the AP EDCET Online Application Form on the official website (apedcet.org). Furthermore, correct information must be provided in the Application Form. The important instructions & notifications are provided in the Information Brochure.

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In order to apply online for AP EDCET, the candidates must fill the AP EDCET Online application form. Thereafter, the successfully registered candidates can download the Hall Ticket of AP EDCET. Furthermore, since, the AP EDCET Entrance Exam was conducted, the authority has also released the AP EDCET Answer Key & Results. Thereafter, based on the candidates’ performance, the authority will conduct the AP EDCET Web Counselling. Therefore, the candidates must keep themselves up to date with the notification of the important date. Furthermore, the candidates must keep themselves up-to-date with the AP EDCET Exam Dates & prepare from AP EDCET Previous Year Model Question Papers, Syllabus, Entrance Exam Books & Mock Tests.

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AP EDCET Exam Dates 2020

Candidates who are planning on giving the exam of AP EDCET 2020 have to keep themselves updated with the latest released notification of the AP EDCET exam date schedule. The examination conducting body will make the notification available as per on the announced dates and the candidates will have to go through the website on a regular basis so as not to miss any of the important events of the AP EDCET admission procedure. However, late applications are not accepted by the authorities. Therefore, the aspirant must save the official exam dates.

Go through the tentative exam date of AP EDCET 2020 from the table below.

Events Important Dates 
Notification of AP EDCET 2020 will be released on13th March 2020
AP EDCET Application Form 2020 is available from14th March 2020 (Released)
Last date for the submission of AP EDCET 2020 Online Application (without late fee)15th June 2020
Last date for the submission of AP EDCET Application Form 2020 (with late fee Rs. 500/-)5th September 2020
Correction of AP EDCET Application Form 20207th July -10th July 2020
AP EDCET Hall Ticket 2020 will be available from24thSeptember 2020 (Released)
AP EDCET exam will be conducted on1st October 2020 (10:00 Am – 12:00 Pm)
Declaration of AP EDCET Preliminary Key5th October 2020
Last date of receiving objections on Preliminary keyOctober 2020
AP EDCET Result 2020 declared on24th October 2020
Commencement of AP Edcet Counselling 2020October 2020

AP EDCET Eligibility Criteria 2020

The AP EDCET eligibility criteria is an important part of the AP EDCET application procedure. Therefore, the candidates who are planning on appearing for the entrance test must keep themselves updated on the defined eligibility. Also, aspirants must check the eligibility criteria in detail. Furthermore, the criteria are available in the notification of the Information Brochure. The Information Brochure will be available with the AP EDCET Online Application Form. Also, the examination conducting body prescribes the basic eligibility as per the course and the applicants who will be applying for the said course. Therefore, applicants who will not fulfill the eligibility are not able to proceed further.

Find the details of eligibility criteria from below:

  • Nationality: The candidate must be an Indian national.
  • Local/ Non-Local status: The candidate must satisfy the local/non-local status conditions as laid down in the Andhra Educational institutions.

Description of local and non-local candidates are given below

Local candidates for whom 85% of seats are reservedCandidates who studied for a minimum of four consecutive years ending with the qualifying exam in an institution located in the three university areas viz. Andhra University, Sri Venkateshwara University, and Osmania University.

Applicants residing at the three university areas for four consecutive years preceding the date of the qualifying exam even if they didn’t study at the university there.

The students who have studied for a minimum of seven consecutive years ending with the qualifying exam in the state.

Aspirants who are residing in the state for seven consecutive years preceding the date of the qualifying exam even if they didn’t study at an institute there.

Non- Local candidates who can apply for the remaining 15% seatsCandidates who have resided in the State for a total period of ten years excluding periods of study outside the State.Candidates either of whose parents is in the employment of this State or Central Government, Public Sector Corporations, Local Bodies, Universities and similar other quasi-public institutions within the State.

Spouses of government employees in the state.

  • Educational Qualification: The candidate must have the following educational qualifications:
  1. Candidates should have passed/appearing for final year examinations of B.A./B.Sc./B.Sc. (Home Science)/B.Com./ B.C.A./B.B.M. at the time of submitting the Application for APEd.CET-2020
  2. The candidate must pass the qualifying exam with Fifty Percent Marks. However, the candidates belonging to S.C., S.T., B.C. (A/B/C/D/E) and physically handicapped categories should have secured a minimum of 40% marks in the qualifying examination.
NOTE: The candidates who passed B.E/B. Tech with Mathematics, Physics are eligible for admission into the Course.
  • Age Limit: The candidate must have completed 19 years of age by 21st July 2020

AP EDCET Online Application Form 2020

The Application Form of AP EDCET 2020 is now available in an online mode by the examination conducting body. Therefore, candidates who are applying for the admission to B.Ed course of 2 years must fill-up the online form of AP EDCET. However, they must submit it before the last date. Furthermore, the qualified applicants will also be provided with admission to the government-aided colleges of Andhra Pradesh providing endless opportunities to the candidates. Moreover, the availability of the Online Application Form will be as per on the scheduled date as announced by the examination conducting body.

Furthermore, the submission of the AP EDCET Online Application form is an important procedure which has to be followed by the candidate, they won’t be able to proceed with the admission procedure further. Therefore, it is important that the applicants go through the Information Brochure very carefully before proceeding with the Application Form of AP EDCET so as to avoid any form of error while providing the details. Furthermore, the Information Brochure will further be available along with the Application Form.

More On AP EDCET Online Registration Form 2020

Moreover, the AP EDCET Online Application Form has to be provided with the Personal Details, Academic Information, Contact details and uploading the photograph and the signature, the specification will be provided in the Information Brochure. The candidates must make sure that the details provided in the online form are valid and correct as any form of misleading detail will lead to the cancellation of the candidature.

These details are cross-checked with the original documents while at the time of the final admission. However, in case there are incorrect details, the aspirant cannot proceed with the admission procedure further. The final submission of the form is only after the payment of the AP EDCET Online Application Form Fee. The Application Fee amount is mentioned in the Information Brochure.

AP EDCET Hall Ticket 2020

The Admit Card of AP EDCET 2020 has been released in an online mode. Therefore, candidates who fill the Application Form will further be eligible to download the Admit Card from the official website (apedcet.org). The admit card is an important document. Therefore, the candidate must bring the Admit Card on the examination day. Furthermore, the link of AP EDCET Hall Ticket 2020 is made available as per the scheduled date as announced by the examination conducting body. Also, aspirants will have to provide the details in the login section for downloading the Hall Ticket Of AP EDCET. However, the document will not be accessible otherwise with the wrong details in the Login section. Moreover, the presence of the Admit card provides validation to the candidate to appear for the exam.

Furthermore, the Hall Ticket of AP EDCET 2020 mentions all the important details which will be relevant for the candidates to appear for the entrance examination. Admit Card mentions the center of the exam, date of the exam and other important instructions. However, if the candidate finds any incorrect detail on the Admit Card, they must contact the authorities. Since AP EDCET Hall Ticket 2020 is an important document. Therefore the candidate must keep the Downloaded AP EDCET Hall Ticket carefully till the admission procedure gets over. The candidate must get the multiple photocopies of the Admit Card on the examination day. The invigilator must sign the Admit Card on the examination day.

AP EDCET Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2020

The Pattern of the examination and Syllabus of AP EDCET 2020 will be made available by the examination conducting body. Candidates who will be appearing for the exam will have to make themselves aware of the format which must be known to the candidate. Furthermore, being aware of the pattern and the syllabus of the exam will help the candidate in qualifying the entrance examination. Only the qualified candidates will be eligible for the admission which will be through the counselling dates once the candidate will qualify the entrance test.

The pattern of the AP EDCET question paper will be of the objective type and the candidate will have to secure the minimum of the marks in order to proceed with the admission further. Also, the candidates must not forget to prepare from the Previous Year Model Question Papers. They must also consult the Entrance Exam Books, & take mock tests, whilst preparing.

Find the details of the AP EDCET previous question paper pattern and the syllabus from the points mentioned below:

Exam Pattern

Type: MCQs with four options.
Duration: 2 hours
No.of Questions: 150
Total marks: One Hundred & Fifty
Negative marks: None

The AP EDCET Previous question paper is divided into 3 parts: Part A, Part B, and Part C. Part A and Part B are common for all and for Part C, candidates can select from choices of methodology. The details of the parts and distribution of marks are given in the table below.

PartContentNo. of questionsMarks
Part AGeneral English2525
Part BGeneral Knowledge1515
Teaching Aptitude1010
Part CSubject Methodology100100
Total150One Hundred & Fifty

The candidate has to select one from the following subjects for PART C and the choice has to be made in the AP EDCET online application form:

MethodologyNo. of QuestionsNo. of marksEligibility
Mathematics100100Candidate with B.A./B.Sc. /B.E/B.Tech. With mathematics as one of the subjects

B.C.A. candidates with Mathematics at the intermediate level as a group subject.

Physical Sciences









Candidates with B.Sc/ B.E/ B.Tech who have studied Physics and Chemistry or Allied Material Sciences as one of the subjects.

BCA candidates in Physical Sciences (Physics and Chemistry) at the intermediate level as group subject.

Biological Sciences









Candidates with B.Sc./B.Sc.(Home Science) who have studied Botany and Zoology or Allied Life Science

B.C.A. candidates with Biological Sciences at the intermediate level as group subjects.

Social Studies















All candidates with B.A./B.Com./B.B.M. or B.C.A. candidates with Social Sciences at the intermediate level as group subject
English100100Candidates with B.A. Special English / B.A. English literature or M.A. English

AP EDCET Answer Key 2020

The AP EDCET 2020 answer key is now available on the official website (apedcet.org) soon after the exam is conducted. The candidates who have successfully appeared for the entrance test will be able to download the Answer key. The availability of the AP EDCET Answer Key is as per the dates as announced by the examination conducting body. The candidate has to provide the details in the login section. Once the Answer Key is available candidates will have to cross-check the answers as marked by them in the entrance exam as to the answer mentioned in the Answer Key. The Answer Key of AP will help the candidate in estimating their marks.

Objection to AP EDCET Answer Key 2020: The examination conducting body will also be providing an opportunity to the candidates where they can submit an objection to the answer key. In case if the candidate finds any of the Answer marked in the AP EDCET Answer Key to be incorrect and they have a valid reason, they will be able to make an objection to the Answer key. The examination conducting body will provide a window to the candidates where they will have to submit their objection. Authorities release the correct Answer Key. The authorities will not receive any objections after the release of the revised Answer Key.

AP EDCET Results 2020

The AP EDCET Result has released in an online mode. The result is available on the official website (apedcet.nic.in). The candidates who will give the exam can check their result. It is important for the candidates that they qualify for the exam in order to proceed with the admission procedure further. The authorities will allot seats through the AP EDCET counselling scheduled dates. The link of AP EDCET Results has been released in an online mode. Subsequently, the candidates will have to enter the correct details, the Result will not be accessible otherwise.

Furthermore, the candidates must download the AP EDCET result 2020 and check if they have qualified the entrance exam or not. It must be noted that only after qualifying the entrance test, the candidates will be able to proceed with the admission procedure further. Subsequently, they will have to appear for the counselling Phases for the final admission. It is important that in order to qualify the test, the aspirant will have to secure at least the minimum of the marks as prescribed by the authorities.

AP EDCET 2020 Counselling

The AP EDCET web counselling procedure is for the final seat allotment. Therefore, candidates will have to report at the allotted center and must follow up on the procedure as defined by the examination conducting authorities. Also, it is an important part that has to be followed by the candidate who desires to take admission to the B.Ed course of 2 years. Furthermore, the AP EDCET counselling dates will be released after the declaration of the AP EDCET Result and the candidates who have qualified the entrance test will be eligible to appear for the First, Second, Third Counselling Phases of AP EDCET. Subsequently, they will be receiving an invitation for the counselling which will mention all the relevant and the important details of AP EDCET 2020 counselling.

Furthermore, the candidate must report at the center allotted to them for the AP EDCET counselling along with the documents for the verification. They will further also have to get themselves registered for the counselling further.

Furthermore, find the elaborate procedure & dates of AP EDCET Web Counselling 2020 from the points mentioned below:

Issue of Notification

  • The Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education will issue a notification in newspapers and place the details of the counselling indicating the dates and ranks of the candidates to be attended for Registration, Verification of Certificates and Schedule for Exercising options and also notify the list of Help-line Centres in the designated website.
  • Candidates who fail to report for Certificates verification will not be considered for AP EDCET Counselling College Wise allotment of seats in any of the college list.

Certificate Verification

The candidate has to be present at the designated AP EDCET  Helpline center on the designated date and get their documents verified.

Candidates should produce the following certificates:

  • Hall ticket
  • Result of AP EdCET
  • SSC, Intermediate, Degree Marks Memo
  • Study/ Bonafide Certificate for SEVEN academic years preceding the year of passing a qualifying examination
  • Integrated Caste Certificate of SC/ST/BC/Minorities (if applicable
  • Residence certificate / Aadhar card proof of candidate/parents in Andhra Pradesh for a period of 10 years
  • Income Certificate issued by MRO issued after 1st January of the year of admission [ valid for three years from the date of issue] (in case the candidate desires to claim fee exemption).

PH/NCC/CAP/Sports and Games Certificates (if applicable)
• Transfer Certificate.
• Candidates will be issued a receipt of Certificates at Help-line Centres after Verification.

Exercising Options

  • After the verification process is done, candidates will be given a login ID on their registered mobile number.
  • Create a password using the registration number, hall ticket number and date of birth on the official website apedcet.nic.in.
  • Log in to the AP EDCET official website using the login ID, the above-mentioned credentials and the password you created for option entry.
  • Use the OTP that you shall receive on successful login to enter the preferential choice number (option) for each college that you wish to join in case allotted.
  • Select the maximum number of options you can and get a print out of the saved options.

Modification of Options and Freezing

The selected options can be changed any number of times during the allotted time.

  • If after the allotted time is over, the candidate is yet not satisfied with the saved options, the authority shall give another opportunity to modify them.
  • The seats shall be frozen after this and no further modifications can be done.

Final Allotments of Seats

The final allotment order is released on the online website.

  • Candidates must download the allotment letter and must report through a self-reporting system and also report at the allotted college.
  • Note that both reporting through self-reporting systems and reporting at college is important.

AP EDCET Seat Reservations

Admission to 85% of the seats in each methodology shall be reserved for the local candidates and 15% of the seats shall be left unreserved as specified in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions
The following percentage of AP EDCET seats are reserved in each of the categories:

Vertical Reservation

OC (open competition) Fifty Percent
SC (Scheduled caste) 15%
ST (schedule Tribe) 6%
BC (backward classes) 29%

Horizontal Reservation

NCC (national cadet corps) 1%
PH (Physically Handicapped) 3%
CAP (Children Of Armed Personnel) 2%

That’s an overview of all the aspects of the AP B.Ed CET 2020 for admissions into B.Ed program at colleges in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Keep Visiting our website for the latest updates and information.

AP EDCET Preparation Tips

In order to get an optimal result in the AP EDCET exam, the candidates must follow certain tips & tricks. Therefore, in order to help the candidates, we have provided information related to the same. Check below.


 The candidates must be aware of the syllabus of AP EDCET, before sitting for the exam. The prior knowledge of the syllabus will help the candidate in preparing accordingly for the exam. Furthermore, it will help them in saving time, thereby getting an optimal result.

Previous Question Papers

It is of vital importance, that the candidates solve as many previous questions paper as possible. Doing so will instill confidence in them, thereby helping them in getting an optimal result. Furthermore, the candidates will also be able to work on their shortcomings.

Model Paper

The candidates must practice solving the AP EDCET Model Papers PDF. By doing so, they will ascertain the important topics. Thereby, by practicing & working on them, they will be able to secure an optimal result. Also, the candidates can download the same from the official website.

Mock Test

The candidates must not forget to take mock tests. By solving the mock tests, the candidate will be able to perform better in the entrance exam. Since they will have a clear understanding of the question paper. It will subsequently, help the candidates in getting an optimal result.

Entrance Exam Pattern

The prior knowledge of the AP EDCET entrance exam pattern will help the candidates in attempting the question paper easily. Furthermore, the candidates will also be able to save time & attempt questions accordingly.


The candidates must consult the best books whilst preparing for the AP EDCET Entrance Exam. However, they must make sure that they consult the books according to each individual subject.



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