What is APICET?

The APICET stands for the Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test, which is a state level entrance examination for admission to management programmes of Andhra Pradesh B-schools. State Universities and Professional colleges under the jurisdiction of Andhra Pradesh State Council for Higher Education accept the scores of APICET to conduct thei..Read More

APICET Important Dates

Application Date
Application Date


16/Mar/2018 to 14/Apr/2018  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Application Correction Date
Application Correction Date


15/Apr/2018 to 24/Apr/2018  

Late Fee Application Date
Late Fee Application Date


15/Apr/2018 to 24/Apr/2018  

Admit Card Date
Admit Card Date



Exam Date
Exam Date


02/May/2018 to 02/May/2018  10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

02/May/2018  2:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Submission of Objection Against Preliminary Answer Key
Submission of Objection Against Preliminary Answer Key


04/May/2018 to 06/May/2018  


Result Date
Result Date



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APICET Application Details

  • Visit the official website of APICET and fill details like - Name, Father’s Name, DOB, and Phone Number.
  • Candidate will now receive a receipt of the Registration.
  • This receipt contains a transaction ID.
  • Log-in again using the above transaction ID and fill all details in the application form.
  • Pay the application fee through any of the payment options.


APICET Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidates should be Indian Nationals and should satisfy local / non-local status requirements laid down in the Andhra Pradesh State Educational Institutions
  • The candidates other than Indian Nationals should satisfy the rules of the Universities concerned.
  • The candidates seeking admission in MBA: Should have passed recognized Bachelor’s Degree Examination of minimum three years duration with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC,ST reserved categories) in the qualifying examination.
  • The qualifying Degree obtained by Distance Mode Program should have recognition by joint committee of UGC, AICTE and DEC.
  • The candidates who are appearing for the final year degree examination shall also be eligible to appear for APICET.



Modes of Payment

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Net Banking
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APICET Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Online
Exam Format: Objective
Number of Sections: Three
APICET Exam Section Number of TopicsNumber of QuestionsSection Score
Analytical Ability
Mathematical Ability
Communication Ability
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APICET Exam Centers

APICET exam will be held at 17 centers across the country

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APICET Counselling Details

  • The counseling process is conducted after the declaration of result
  • Web-based counseling is conducted for APICET
  • Seats are allotted to candidates from each category based on their ranks
  • Candidates have to login to the official website and register themselves
  • After announcement by the officer at Registration counter, report at Verification counter for certificate verification
  • Verify the details printed on Registration-Cum-Verification form for local area, sex, Minority, category, Special Reservation category, date of birth, Mobile Number, Fee Reimbursement Eligibility etc. for correctness.
  • If there is any mistake, report to verification officer for correction.
  • If you belong to SC/ST/BC Category, report to Caste Verification officer and submit the original Caste Certificate for verification and clearance. After Caste verification report to one of the Certificate verification officers.
  • If you belong to Open Competition (OC) Category, directly report to Certificate verification officer. (The Officers will verify all your original certificates like Rank Card, Hall ticket, Marks memo, Study certificate, income certificate etc.)
  • A Print out of Receipt of certificates will be given to you and if you find any discrepancy, report to the Chief Verification Officer for correction. Append your signature after verifying the data.
  • Seat allotment process and display of options depend on the accuracy of the data.
  • Candidates are advised to download the list of colleges and tuition fee details from the website.



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Sandeep KatakamLast Seen: 3 days 21 hours agoJoined on: 28-Dec-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation

Eligibility criteria amd exam date of apicet

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Manisha Gupta 7 days ago

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Manisha GuptaLast Seen: 1 day 15 hours agoJoined on: 08-Sep-2016Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above
APICET 2018 Exam is expected on 2nd May, 2018. As per the eligibility you should have minimum 50% in your graduation as a general category & 45% as reserved category to apply. You can check the fu...Read More

Ganesh Royal 16 days ago

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Ganesh RoyalLast Seen: 2 weeks 1 day agoJoined on: 03-Mar-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

How many rank i should get apicet to get seat at Andhra University for MBA course ?

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Tanupriya 11 days ago

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TanupriyaLast Seen: 10 hours 50 min agoJoined on: 27-Apr-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Class 12

your rank should be between 101 to 1000 to get seat in andhra university


Ganesh Royal 16 days ago

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Ganesh RoyalLast Seen: 2 weeks 1 day agoJoined on: 03-Mar-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Which college is best in pacements for MBA throught APICET in INDIA?

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shalini singh 12 days ago

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Shalini SinghLast Seen: 7 hours 20 min agoJoined on: 05-Mar-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation
Hi Ganesh.Career360  has rated the top MBA college in Andhra Pradesh  accepting APICET score based on factors like quality of students, research outpu...Read More

sumanth 22 days ago

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SumanthLast Seen: 2 weeks 6 days agoJoined on: 25-Feb-2018Education Interest: MBAEducation Level: In Graduation

Vijm is accepting tsicet or not? and am frm telangana am i eligable to write apicet?

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Aditi Garg 19 days ago

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Aditi GargLast Seen: 2 days 14 hours agoJoined on: 21-Feb-2018Education Interest: MBAEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Sumanth,You must write AP ICET as VJIM, Hyderabad does not accept TS ICET scores. Yes, you can apply for AP ICET as you fulfill the conditions of being an Indian Resident. Regarding age, educationa...Read More
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Sireesha Siri 2 months ago

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Sireesha SiriLast Seen: 1 month 4 days agoJoined on: 10-May-2017Education Interest: MBAEducation Level: In Graduation

When apicet 2018 application date released???

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honey harit 2 months ago

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Honey HaritLast Seen: 1 day 17 hours agoJoined on: 15-Jan-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi, offiical date has  not been announced of APICET application 2018, however it is expected in first week february 2018you can click on below link for quick view http://www.business-st...Read More

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