AP ICET Syllabus 2018

AP ICET Syllabus

AP ICET Syllabus 2018
- The syllabus of AP ICET 2018 has been prescribed by Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). The AP ICET syllabus 2018 contains the chapters from Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability, and Communication Ability that a candidate needs to cover for the AP ICET exam. Candidates must make section-wise list of all the topics given in AP ICET 2018 syllabus and start with the ones which they find the toughest. High school books and study material can be utilized to clear fundamental concepts. AP ICET 2018 has been conducted on May 2, 2018 in online mode for admission in postgraduate MBA courses in B-schools of Andhra Pradesh. Read below for more details on syllabus of AP ICET 2018.

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The application form for AP ICET 2018 began in March 2018. In this state-level exam, candidates have to score a minimum of 50 out of 200 marks to qualify the exam. However, the examination authority has not prescribed any qualifying marks for SC and ST category candidates.


AP ICET Exam Pattern 2018


Before looking at the AP ICET syllabus 2018, it is important to familiarise with the exam pattern of AP ICET 2018 and marks distribution of the exam.


AP ICET exam pattern

Name of the exam

Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test

Total time

150 minutes

Exam Mode


Number of sections


Total questions


Total marks


For correct answer


Wrong answer

No negative marks

Qualifying marks

50 out of 200

AP ICET 2018 Syllabus


Below is the syllabus for AP ICET 2018 exam, divided into three sections upon which the candidates will be tested. The topics to be covered under each section are also enlisted under them. Now let’s have a look at AP ICET 2018 Exam syllabus prescribed by APSCHE:


AP ICET Syllabus - Section A: Analytical Ability

Data Sufficiency

Tables and Graphs

Date, Time & Arrangement Problems

Problem Solving

Bar diagram

Calendars and Clocks

Sequences and Series

Pie Chart

Blood Relationships

Numbers and alphabet

Venn Diagram

Arrivals and Departures

Missing number in a sequence


Seating arrangements

Data Analysis

Coding and Decoding Problems

Symbol interpretation

AP ICET Syllabus - Section B: Mathematical Ability

Arithmetical Ability

Areas and Volumes

Binomial Theorem

Indices, Ratio and Proportion




Modular Arithmetic

Notion of a limit and derivative

Numbers and Divisibility

Algebraic and Geometrical Ability Statements

Plane geometry - lines

L.C.M. and G.C.D

Truth tables

Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Circles

Rational Numbers


Coordinate Geometry-distance between points


Relations and Functions

Statistical Ability



Frequency distributions

Profit and Loss


Mean, Median, Mode


Remainder theorem and consequences

Standard Deviation

Pipes and Cisterns

Linear equations and expressions


Time and Distance



AP ICET Syllabus - Section C: Communication Ability


Functional grammar for day-to-day communication

Functional grammar for business contexts

Terminology and concepts in computer and business contexts (letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes etc)

Understand written text and drawing inferences

Reading and Comprehension

AP ICET is conducted by the Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati on behalf of APSCHE for admission to MBA programmes offered by universities and colleges in Andhra Pradesh. AP ICET result will be announced on May 12, 2018. On the basis of candidates scores, the examination authority will prepare the merit list and assign ranks. AP ICET preliminary answer key will be released on May 4, 2018 and contains the correct answers to questions asked in the exam. This helps candidates to get an estimate of their performance in AP ICET 2018.

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My rank in apicet was 5600 in which University i will get seat or which college is best for this rank.

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Hello Ramarao,As your score is 5600, that makes you eligible for all the C catogary MBA colleges in AP. I have found 2 best colleges that will be good for you for this rank.1. SRK Institute of Technol...Read More

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Hello Naveen, Icet councelling will be starting from First week of June 2018 And option entry will begin from second week of june 2018 

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I am a ncc cadet and got 13958 rank in ap icet.which college will i get in ap if i have ncc reservation

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