The State Board of Technical Education and Training, Andhra Pradesh Announce to Conduct AP POLYCET 2018 Engineering / Non Engineering Polytechnic Common Entrance Test (POLYCET)” as per SBTET/Pre-exam Notification/Online Applications seecking Admission are eligible andidates. The candidates who have compartmentally passed or appearing for SSC are also eligible to apply. However, they must have passed in all the subjects before seeking admission.
AP POLYTECHNIC COMMON ENTRANCE TEST -2018.
The State Board of Technical Education and Training, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada will conduct “Polytechnic Common Entrance Test (POLYCET)” as per SBTET/Pre-exam/VIJ-101/Polycet-2018/2019 Date:08-03-2018 for the candidates seeking admission in to all Diploma Courses in Engineering / Non Engineering/Technology offered at Polytechnics / institutions (including Aided and Unaided Private Polytechnics / Institutions running as 2nd shift in Pvt. Engineering Colleges) in Andhra Pradesh for the academic year 2018-2019.
Eligibility to appear for POLYCET-2018.
Candidates who have passed SSC or its equivalent & recognized by the Board of Secondary Education, A.P., Vijayawada are eligible. The candidates who have compartmentally passed or appearing for SSC are also eligible to apply. However, they must have passed in all the subjects before seeking admission.
How to apply:
State Board of Technical Education & Training, AP, Vijayawada has made arrangements to file online applications at various AP online/Helpline centres/ through payment gate way. The detailed list of these centres is available at http://sbtetap.gov.in website. In order to file application through these centers shall pay the examination fee Rs.350/- (Rupees Three hundred and fifty only) to the operator by the candidate.
The detailed procedure of filing up of the application form is available in the instructions booklet along with the Application Format. Candidates are advised to read these instructions carefully before filing-up the Application duly filled in the application form is to be given to the Operator for filing Online.
AP POLYCET 2018 Tentative schedule:-
- Date of issuance of AP POLYCET Notification 2018 19.03.2018 (Monday)
- Commencement of sale of POLYCET Booklets & applications 19.03.2018 (Monday)
- Last date for sale of POLYCET Booklets & ICRs 13.04.2018 (Friday)
- Date of conduct of POLYCET 2018 28.04.2018 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (Saturday)
- Tentative Date of AP POLYCET Results 2018 - 10.05.2018 (Thursday)
- Date of issuance of AP POLYCET Counselling Notification 2018 2nd Week of May, 2018
- Commencement Certificate / Document verification Last Week of May, 2018
- Last date for Certificate / Document verification 1st Week of June, 2018
- Exercising Web Options 01st Week of June, 2018
- Last date for exercising web Options 01st Week of June, 2018
- Change of Options Rank 1 – Last 01st Week of June, 2018
- Announcing Allotments Orders on 2nd Week of June, 2018
- Diploma Classes starts from 2nd Week June, 2018 (Tentative)
The Admission Schedule:
The admission schedule (Web Counseling) will be notified in all leading Newspapers after declaration of POLYCET results. Candidates are advised to note that admissions into polytechnics for the academic year 2018-2019 shall be made on the basis of Web Counseling, where in candidates can opt for any course at any polytechnic in the order of priority and the allotment shall be made for his/her best preferred choice based on his/her merit and other admission rules in vogue. Details of Web counseling and helpline centres will be available on our website http://sbtetap.gov.in and shall also be notified in all leading Newspapers after declaration of POLYCET RESULTS.
IMPORTANT DO’S FOR CANDIDATES.
a) As separate POLYCET tests are being conducted by the respective States, The candidates of Andhra Pradesh intend to seek admission in to the courses offered in Polytechnics of Telangana State and seek admission under 15% unreserved quota offered in Telangana State shall appear for POLYCET conducted by Telangana.
b) For admissions into State wide institutions located in Telangana State under the ratio of 42:36:22 (AU/OU/SVU respectively) Andhra Pradesh local students need not appear for POLYCET conducted by Telangana State. 64% of the seats are aportionated to Andhra Pradesh local students in state level Institutions located in Telangana State. (A proposal has been submitted to the Government to this extent and the above statuses of admissions are subject to condition of Govt. approval.
c) Please note that only one Hall ticket will be generated against an APPLICANT.
d) Fill the SSC Hall ticket Number, Year of Pass and Date of Birth on the application by verifying your SSC Hall ticket /SSC Certificate or its equivalent, as the candidate data is taken from SSC database.
e) AADHAR number entry in application is mandatory mee-Seva Caste certificate and mee-Seva Income certificate to be submitted in the counseling at the time of Admission. Prospective students may approach revenue authorities well in advance to avoid last minute difficulties.
f) The candidate pertaining to the board other than SSC(CBSE/ICSE/NOS) has to visit any of the centres along with his photo for filing online application.