AP, TS EAMCET registration from last week of February 2019
AP, TS EAMCET – The annual engineering, agriculture and medical common entrance test or EAMCET for Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states respectively for the academic admission of 2019 session will be conducted by the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) Kakinada and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) Hyderabad on behalf of AP State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) and Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) respectively.
Those aspiring candidates from both the states can register from the last week of February next year, according to Daily Hunt report. The entrance test for Andhra Pradesh is known as AP EAMCET, and entrance test for Telangana state is known as TS EAMCET.
To be able to apply, candidates are required to meet the eligibility criterions set forth by the exam conducting authority. The eligibility criterions are almost similar for both the examinations. Admissibility is evaluated by the candidate’s age, nationality, qualifications, percentage, etc. To be able to appear in the TS and , candidates are required to be citizens of India; PIOs and OCIs can also apply; should, at least, be 16 years of age; there is no upper limit; candidates are required to be domicile of either Andhra Pradesh or Telangana; qualifying examination for AP and is 10+2 from any government recognised Board; candidates must have attended Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry mandatorily; finally, a minimum of 45% is required as the combined aggregate in PCM in the qualifying examination, noted the report.
Eligible candidates can start applying as soon as the registration window opens. The application forms will be released by the examining authorities during the last week of February 2019. Registration is an easy and straightforward process, and candidates can do so from the official websites of the examination. The first step would involve the payment of the registration fee. The registration fee may vary depending on the exam. For AP EAMCET 2019, candidates will have to pay an amount of INR 500 online via Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking. For TS EAMCET 2019, candidates will have to pay an amount of INR 800. After making payment, personal and academic details are to be filled in. Documents are to be uploaded as per the official guidelines, and finally, candidates can keep a print/copy of the material for future reference.
Computer Based Test
Both the exams, i.e. TS EAMCET and AP EAMCET, will be a computer-based standardised test and candidates will have to attempt a total of 160 objective type multiple choice questions in less than three hours of duration. Questions will be asked in English as well as Telugu, and candidates can refer to either of the languages. There will be three sections from which subjects will be asked. Mathematics section will contain 80 questions; whereas, Physics and Chemistry sections will contain 40 questions each. Candidates can score up to 160 marks as each correct answer will be awarded 1 mark. There won’t be any negative markings. Thus, candidates are advised to take time in answering each question and guesses are most welcomed.
Lastly, candidates will have the provision of giving preferences of test centres. For AP EAMCET 2019, candidates will have to select two districts and three test centres out of 14 districts and 40 test centres. For TS EAMCET 2019, candidates can choose from ten examination centres, the report added.