WHAT IS EAMCET?

A Common Entrance Test designated as "Engineering, Agriculture & Medical Common Entrance Test" (EAMCET) will be conducted by JNT University Hyderabad for admission into the First Year of Professional Courses i.e. B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Tech.(Ag. Engg.) / B.Tech.(Diary Technology) / B.Tech. (BioTechnology) / B.Tech.(FST) / B.Sc. (CA & BM) (MPC)/B.Pharm. (MPC) / Pharm-D (MPC)

ELIGIBILITY TO WRITE EAMCET

Candidates satisfying the following requirements shall be eligible to appear for EAMCET:

  1. Candidates should be of Indian Nationality or Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) / Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Card Holders.
  2. Candidates should belong to the state of Andhra Pradesh. The candidates should satisfy Local / Non-Local status requirements as laid down in the A.P. Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admission) order, 1974 as subsequently amended (See Annexure III).
  3. For Engineering, B.Pharmacy (M.P.C), B.Tech. (Dairy), B.Tech. (Ag. Engineering), B.Tech. [Food Science and Technology (FS & T)], B.Sc.
    [Commercial Agriculture and Business Management (CA & BM)] courses:
    1. Candidates should have passed or appeared for the final year of Intermediate Examination (10+2 pattern) with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as optionals or related vocational courses in the fields of Engineering and Technology, conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh, along with bridge course or courses conducted by it for candidates enrolled from academic year 2000 onwards, or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh.

      OR

      Candidates should have passed or appeared at the final year of the Diploma examination in Engineering conducted by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Andhra Pradesh or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, A.P.
    2. a) In the case of Engineering and Pharmacy courses, candidates should have completed 16 years of age, as on 31st December of the year of admission. There is no upper age limit.
      b) In the case of B.Tech (Dairy Technology), B.Tech ( Ag Engineering), B. Tech (FST) and B.Sc (CA & BM), Candidates should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission and an upper age limit of 22 years for all the candidates and 25 years in respect of scheduled caste and scheduled tribe candidates as on 31st December of the year of Admissions.
  4. (i) For Pharm-D course candidates should have passed or appeared for the final year of Intermediate Examination (10+2 pattern) with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as optionals conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh or any other examination recognized by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh, as equivalent thereto or should have passed or appeared at the final year of the Diploma Examination in Pharmacy course conducted by the Andhra Pradesh State Board of Technical Education and training.
    (ii) The candidates should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission to the above course.

MEDIUM OF ENTRANCE TEST

The question paper contains questions in "English" and "Telugu" medium. Candidates, who have studied the qualifying examination in Urdu medium and wish to avail assistance for translating the questions into Urdu, will be allotted a Test Centre at Hyderabad only.

QUALIFYING MARKS FOR EAMCET

The qualifying percentage of marks for the EAMCET-2014 is 25% of the maximum marks of EAMCET-2014 for ranking. However, for candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe, no minimum qualifying mark is prescribed. But their admission will be limited to the extent of seats reserved for such categories (vide G.O.Ms. No. 179, LEN&TE, dated 16.06.1986).