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  • Written by Abhishek Singh
  • Last Modified on 22-09-2022
  • Written by Abhishek Singh
  • Last Modified on 22-09-2022

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Exam Overview

About Exam

The Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET), formerly known as the Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agricultural and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test, has been modified as the Andhra Pradesh EAPCET. The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada, administers the state-level test for admission to the more than 425 private institutions in the state of Andhra Pradesh that provides engineering, agriculture, and pharmacy programmes. 

JNTU is the only governing authority that conducts the AP EAPCET exam on behalf of the AP State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) after the reorganisation of the Andhra Pradesh state. The medical entrance exam is separated from the earlier exam and is included with the NEET exam. Pharmacy is included in engineering and agriculture. Our scope of discussion on this topic will cover entrance examinations for pharmacy only. More information about the exam is given here on the page below.

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Exam Brochure

Test

JNTU Kakinada will release the exam brochure on its official website. Till the time it is getting released, candidates can have a look at the exam overview in the table below:

Exam Particulars Details
Exam Name Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agricultural and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test (Earlier, Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test)
Commonly Named as AP EAPCET (EAMCET)
Conducting Body Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada
Frequency of Exam Once a Year
Exam Level State Level Exam
Mode of Application Online
Application Fee (General) General - INR 600
SC/ST - INR 500
BC - INR 550
Mode of Exam Online
Mode of Counselling Online
Exam Duration 3 hours
Courses Offered Engineering - Engineering, Bio-Technology, B.Tech. (Dairy Technology), B.Tech (Agr. Engg.), B.Tech (Food Science and Technology)
Medical/Pharmacy - Medical courses, BPharma, DPharma etc.
Agriculture - BSc (Ag.) / BSc (Hort.) / BVSc and AH / BFSc / BTech (FST) / BSc (CA and BM)

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Latest Updates

Exam Pattern

Since the AP EAPCET 2023 exam notification is not yet been issued, aspirants can have a look at some of the latest updates for AP EAPCET 2022 exam:

  • AP EAPCET answer key for pharmacy/agriculture is soon to be updated by the exam authorities.
  • Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education will publish the AP EAPCET Admission Counselling Dates 2022 or AP EAPCET Admission Counselling Dates 2022 for Biotechnology, B Pharmacy, and Pharma-D Courses on its admission counselling website, https://sche.ap.gov.in.

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Important Dates

Exam Syllabus

Following table represents the important dates for the AP EAPCET Pharmacy/Agriculture paper for the 2023 exam:

Notification Release To Be Announced
Application Start Date To Be Announced
With a Late Fee To Be Announced
With a Late Fee of Rs 500 To Be Announced
With a Late Fee of Rs 1000 To Be Announced
With a Late Fee of Rs 1500 To Be Announced
With a Late Fee of Rs 10000 To Be Announced

AP EAPCET Pharmacy Exam Eligibility Criteria

Study Plan to Maximise Score

Let us look at some of the AP EAPCET eligibility criteria for Pharmacy:

Age Criteria for AP EAPCET Pharmacy

Candidates for the B. Pharma course must be at least 16 years old on the date of admission or such other date as the CET committee may specify. There is no maximum age. Candidates for the Pharma D course must be at least 17 years old as of the 31st December of the year of admission (2023).

AP EAPCET Pharmacy: Number of Attempts

There is no restriction on the number of attempts for the AP EAPCET examination. Since there is no upper age limit for the appearing candidates, they can attempt the examination as often as they want.

Language Proficiency for AP EAPCET Pharmacy

The question paper includes questions in English and Urdu. Candidates who studied the qualifying examination in Urdu and require assistance in translating the questions to Urdu will be assigned a Test Centre, but only in Kurnool city.

AP EAPCET Pharmacy Exam 2023 Application Form

Previous Year Analysis

Online registration for the AP EAPCET pharmacy exam will commence once the JNU authorities issue the official notification. This section highlights the process of filling up the application form and the procedures that need to be followed accordingly.

How to fill AP EAPCET 2023 Application Form?

The following steps will be followed while filling out the AP EAPCET application form:

  • Log in to the candidate portal on the official website using your credentials.
  • Click on the “Fee Payment” tab. Pay the application fee online through debit card, credit card or internet banking.
  • Fill out the application form for AP EAPCET 2022 with the necessary details.
  • Upload the necessary documents in the prescribed format.
  • Click on the “Submit” button. 

Candidates should save their login credentials and print out the application form for future reference. The applicants must affix a recent, coloured passport-size photo on the printout of the application form. The candidates must produce the complete application form duly attested by Gazetted Officer or the Principal of the College where the candidate had studied for the qualifying exam.

Dos and Don'ts of AP EAPCET 2023 Form Filling

Applicants should apply for AP EAPCET 2023 online by accessing sche.ap.gov.in. The applicant must submit only one application, as multiple application forms will be rejected. Any attempt to violate this rule can lead to the candidate being disqualified, with legal action being taken.

Candidates should have the following ready before completing the online application form:

  1. A computer/laptop with a stable internet connection
  2. Qualification details
  3. A clear passport photograph (scanned copy) in JPG/JPEG format (size less than 30kb)
  4. A scanned copy of signature JPG/JPEG format (size less than 15kb)
  5. Valid Email ID
  6. Valid mobile number
  7. Net banking account, UPI or a valid debit/credit card 

Please Note

  1. The final submission of the online application form will remain incomplete if all steps are not completed.
  2. The application fee will not be refunded once it has been paid.
  3. The entire process of application for AP EAPCET 2023 will be online, and candidates are not required to send/submit any copies of the document(s) to APSCHE through post/fax/email.
  4. APSCHE can use the data generated for analysis and research.

All applicants who have submitted the online applications and paid the fees will be allowed to appear for AP EAPCET 2023. The admit cards will be uploaded on the official website per the schedule. 

Applicants are advised to ensure their eligibility and category (if applying under the reserved category) per the requirements of the institutions where the candidate is seeking admission. APSCHE will not be responsible for any incorrect/wrong information furnished by the student(s) in their online application form. Letters or emails in this regard shall not be entertained.

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Exam Pattern

For Pharmacy (Along With Agriculture) Stream: The question paper consists of a total of 160 questions comprising 40 questions in Botany, 40 in Zoology, 40 in Physics and 40 in Chemistry. All questions are of objective type (multiple choice) only, and each question carries one mark. Hence, the total marks for the engineering stream will be 160. There is no negative marking.

The following table shows the detailed exam pattern for the AP EAPCET exam:

Subject Number of Questions Marks for Every Question Total Marks
Botany 40 1 40
Zoology 40 1 40
Physics 40 1 40
Chemistry 40 1 40
Total 160 160

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Exam Syllabus

The course outline includes important subjects and chapters in terms of exams. It is highly advised to review the AP EAPCET 2023 curriculum before beginning the preparation. A thorough understanding of the material will aid candidates in creating a practical preparation plan. It includes topics from Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, and Botany. For further information, see the AP EAPCET syllabus 2023.

Important Books for AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Exam

Topper List Success Stories

There are two reasons why revision from literature is important. First off, it aids applicants in recalling data, statistics, subjects, and approaches they discussed in the past. Second, if done correctly, it will boost their confidence and lessen their worry, making them more prepared for the test.


For more details on AP EAPCET books, refer to this page.

Previous Year Papers of AP EAPCET Exam

Exam counselling

The essential portions of the chapter are excerpted from the previous year's question papers. As a result, it aids the candidate in understanding the crucial sections of the curriculum. The student emphasises the curriculum's crucial components once they can comprehend these sections. As a result, they succeed in getting high scores on the exam.


Refer to this article on AP EAPCET previous year papers to access all previous year's question papers.

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Mock Test

Exam talks

A greater understanding of the types of questions that will be asked on the examination can be gained by taking formative assessments. They also aid in raising test scores for competitive examinations. The format of the yearly AP EAPCET is used to create mock exams. However, one should begin administering practice exams before three months have passed as doing so demands adequate time and educates candidates on several new concepts. They may practise administering practice exams by using Embibe's free mock examinations.

AP EAPCET Sample Paper Series
AP EAPCET Online Full Test 1
AP EAPCET Online Full Test 2
AP EAPCET Online Full Test 3
AP EAPCET Online Full Test 4
AP EAPCET Online Full Test 5

Candidates can get the AP EAPCET free mock test series here

AP EAPCET 2023 Preparation Tips

About Exam

AP EAPCET is one of the most competitive exams in Andhra Pradesh. Every year nearly 1.5 lakh students appear for the exam, which is evident in the level of competition. Therefore, candidates must have a brilliant study plan in place. Also, many students often question ‘how to start the preparation?’ or ‘how to study effectively?’

Team Embibe helps candidates succeed in any competitive exam with the help of preparation tips curated after extensive research and brainstorming. Candidates must refer to the following sections to understand the study process and ways to manage their time well.

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Exam Taking Strategy

The candidates must have a good command of the various concepts, as the questions of the AP EAPCET exam are based on the students' in-depth knowledge and analytical skills. There are a lot of helpful tools that can aid aspirants in preparing for the exam. Some of these are:

  • Embibe mock test
  • Embibe test series
  • A sample/mock test will be available on the www.sche.ap.gov.in/eapcet website for practice purposes and to give the candidate a look and feel of the online (Computer Based) Examination.
  • Additional AP EAPCET mock test available at Mock Test

AP EAPCET Exam 2023 Detailed Study Plan

Students can prepare themselves for the AP EAPCET Pharmacy exam with the help of the following steps:

  • Regular study through test books.
  • Regular mock tests are provided on the AP EAPCET website.
  • Embibe tests: Embibe has designed various tests suitable for similar exams. Candidates can go through those and bridge their gap during the preparation phase. 

Downloading of the 2022 Admit card (Hall ticket) will begin soon. Those who have successfully completed the application process can download it from the official link.

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Admit Card

About Exam

AP EAPCET admit card is the gateway to the examination hall. The admit card contains detailed information such as

  • Name and address of the examination centre
  • Date and time of the examination
  • Application number
  • Candidate’s photo for identification at the examination centre
  • General instructions on do’s and dont during the exam. The notification on admit card will be released soon.

Get more details on AP EAPCET admit card here. 

AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2023 Exam Centres

Eligibility Criteria

The list of exam centres is given below:

District Centre 1 Centre 2 Centre 3 Centre 4 Centre 5
Anantapur Anantapur Gooty Hindupur Puttaparthi Tadiparthy
Chittoor Chittoor Madanapalle Puttur Tirupati -
East Godavari Amalapuram Kakinada Rajahmundry - -
Guntur Guntur Narasaraopeta - - -
Krishna Gudlavalleru Machilipatnam Mylavaram Tirupur Vijayawada
Kurnool Kurnool Nandyal Yemmiganur - -
Nellore Gudur Kavali Nellore - -
Prakasam Chirala Markapuram Ongole -
Srikakulam Rajam Srikakulam Tekkali - -
Visakhapatnam Anakapalle Anandapuram Gajuwaka Visakhapatnam City -
Vizianagaram Bobbili Vizianagaram - - -
West Godavari Bhimavara m Eluru Narasapuram Tadepallig udem -
YSR Kadapa Kadapa Proddatur Rajampet - -
Hyderabad LB Nagar Nacharam Secunderabad - -

AP EAPCET Pharmacy Exam 2023 Answer Key

Admit Card

Selecting the right career path after the 12th standard is very challenging. Students often choose courses without evaluating their strengths, weaknesses and overarching interests. This is where student counselling comes into play, where they are shown the right career path based on their interests, performance and aptitude.

The AP EAPCET answer key 2023 can be found on the official website once released. The Andhra Pradesh Council of Higher Secondary Education will release the AP EAPCET 2023 exam solutions under the ‘Master Question Papers with Preliminary Keys’ section on the EAPCET exam portal. Candidates can also download their individual ‘Response Sheets’ by entering their Registration Number and EAMCET Hall Ticket number.

More details on the AP EAPCET exam answer key can be found here

AP EAPCET Pharmacy Exam 2023 Result/Cut-off

Exam Answer key

The AP EAPCET B.Pharm entrance exam result release schedule will be announced by Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University (JNTU), Kakinada. According to the most recent information, the AP EAPCET 2023 B.Pharm results and rank cards will be released on the official link.

Using the registration number and EAMCET hall ticket number, the candidates can access the AP EAPCET Pharmacy results and download rank cards.

Check the AP EAPCET result for more details.

AP EAPCET Pharmacy Exam Toppers List

Cut off

The toppers list for the AP EAPCET 2023 exam will be released along with the results. The AP EAPCET 2022-23 results have been revealed, and candidates may view the list of top scorers who achieved the highest scores on the test. Read this section to learn which candidates placed in the top ten in the Engineering and Agriculture streams of the AP EAPCET 2022.

AP EAPCET 2022 Toppers (Agriculture)

In the following table, candidates can check the list of AP EAPCET 2022 toppers for the Agriculture stream:

Ranks Name of the Topper
1 Vajrala Dinesh Karthik Reddy
2 Matta Durga Sai Kirthi Teja
3 Aasu Hindu
4 Kallam Tarun Kumar Reddy
5 Gunukutla Tatva Mayukta
6 Chilaka Pardender Ajay
7 VSV Sri Seshank Gopi Shetty
8 Sareddy Sai Vignesh Reddy
9 Samala Satvik Reddy

AP EAPCET 2022 Agriculture Statistics

In the following table, candidates can check the statistical data of the AP EAPCET 2022 exam for the Agriculture stream:

Particulars Details
Total Registered Candidates 93,532
Total Marks 160
Passing Marks 40
Highest Marks Secured by Topper 155.07
Number of Students Who Appeared for AP EAPCET Exam 2022 87,744
Number of Candidates Who Passed in Agriculture Stream 83,411
Percentage Qualified 95.06

Check more details on AP EAPCET toppers list here.

AP EAPCET 2023 Pharmacy Counselling

Exam Result

The counselling schedule for AP EAPCET Pharmacy 2022 is yet to be released. Once the exam authorities issue it, this section will be updated with the same. There are various processes involved in the counselling process for the state-level engineering test, such as registration, paperwork, seat assignment, etc. An essential step in the admissions process is counselling. Candidates who have passed the AP EAPCET must complete this stage to move on to the next level, college admission.

Check more details on AP EAPCET Pharmacy Counselling here. 

AP EAPCET 2023: List of Participating Institutions

Freaquently Asked Questions

Some of the best pharmacy colleges in Andhra Pradesh accepting AP EAPCET scores are:

S. No. Name of the Institute
1 Shri Vishnu College of Pharmacy, Bhimavaram
2 Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam, Tirupati
3 Sri Padmavathi School of Pharmacy, Tirupati
4 GIET School of Pharmacy, Rajahmundry
5 Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur
6 KVSR Siddhartha College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vijayawada
7 Dr KV Subba Reddy Institute of Pharmacy, Lakshmipuram
8 Seven Hills College of Pharmacy, Tirupati
9 Vijaya Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences for Women, Vijayawada
10 Srinivasarao College of Pharmacy, Pothinamallayyapalem
11 Annamacharya College of Pharmacy, Rajampet
12 Sree Vidyanikethan College of Pharmacy, Tirupati
13 SIMS College of Pharmacy, Guntur
14 Krishna Teja Pharmacy College, Tirupati
15 AM Reddy Memorial College of Pharmacy, Narasaraopet

Check the top list of colleges that accept the AP EAPCET scores here.

FAQs on AP EAPCET 2023

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Following are some of the commonly asked questions on the AP EAPCET Pharmacy exam:

Q1. What is the difference between AP EAPCET and AP EAPCET exams?

Ans. The AP EAPCET exam was conducted until 2020 as a combined exam for medical and engineering entrance. In 2021, the medical entrance exam was separated, and the exam was given the new name AP EAPCET. This covers engineering, agriculture and pharmacy.

Q2. What are the best books for AP EAPCET Chemistry?

Ans. You can go through the Chemistry book by O.P. Tandon, Concise Inorganic Chemistry by J.D. Lee and Numerical Chemistry by P. Bahadur.

Q3. What topics do I need to study under Physics as per AP EAPCET Syllabus?

Ans. Make sure to cover the important topics prescribed in the AP EAPCET Physics syllabus like Modern Physics, Mechanics 1 and 2, ElectroMagnetism, Optics, Heat and Thermodynamics.

Q4. Where can I practice the AP EAPCET mock tests for free?

Ans. You can get the AP EAPCET online test series on Embibe.

Q5. What is the entrance exam date for the AP EAPCET 2022 B.Pharmacy exam? 

Ans. AP EAPCET B. Pharmacy entrance exam dates are on July 11 and July 12, 2022

You can also check:

AP EAPCET Application Form 2022 AP EAPCET Books & Study Material
AP EAPCET 2022 Syllabus AP EAPCET Exam Pattern
AP EAPCET Seat Allotment AP EAPCET Cut-off

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