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AP ECET Fee Structure: Fee Structure for B.Tech Courses


AP ECET Fee Structure: The Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test (AP ECET) exam was conducted on July 22, 2022. Candidates keen on seeking admission to undergraduate programs must be aware of the AP ECET fee structure to enrol in the participating colleges in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The fee structure varies for each college. These colleges offer full-time engineering courses.

There are a total of 369 engineering colleges in Andhra Pradesh. Out of those, 88% are private engineering colleges, 11% are government engineering colleges, and 1% constitute public-private institutions. Out of that, 8 of them accept the AP ECET exam scores. In this article, we will have an overview of the exam, AP ECET fee details and the colleges accepting AP ECET scores.

AP ECET Fee Structure: Overview

Before we move to AP ECET fee structure 2022 for the participating colleges, let us take a look at the overview of the exam.

Name of the ExamAndhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test or AP ECET
Conducted ByJNTU, Ananthapur, on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE)
Exam LevelUndergraduate
Exam FrequencyAnnual
Mode of ExamComputer-Based Test
Course offered through the examBE/ B.Tech/ B.Pharm
Exam FeesOC Category – INR 600, BC Category – INR 550, SC/ST Category – INR 500
Exam Duration3 Hours
Number of Sections4 – Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, and the Selected Paper
Total Questions200
Marking SchemeOne Mark Will Be Given for Every Correct Answer. No Negative Marking
Medium of ExamEnglish
Colleges Accepting Exam ScoreB.Tech colleges of the state
No. of Test Cities41
Official Websitesche.ap.gov.in/ECET/ECET/ECET_HomePage.aspx
Contact DetailsAP ECET Email ID: [email protected]
AP ECET Helpline: 08554-234678

AP ECET Fee Details: Overview

The overview of engineering colleges in Andhra Pradesh accepting AP ECET, along with their fee structure, specialisations and the annual AP ECET annual fee details, are given below. 

No. of Engineering Colleges Accepting AP ECET for B.Tech in Andhra Pradesh8 Colleges in Andhra Pradesh
FeesAnnual Fee < Rs 1 Lakh: 12%
Annual Fee Between Rs 1 and 2 Lakh: 25%
Annual Fee Between Rs 2 And 3 Lakh: 38%
Annual Fee Between Rs 3 And 5 Lakh: 25%
Top SpecialisationsComputer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering.
Admission ProcessThrough AP ECET

AP ECET Fee Structure: Private Engineering Colleges in Andhra Pradesh.

The fee structure for private engineering colleges in Andhra Pradesh accepting AP ECET are as follows,

Private Engineering Colleges Accepting AP ECET for B.TechCourse Fee (in Rs) (Per Year)
Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering2.76 – 4.15 LPA
Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology and Sciences2.29 LPA
GMR Institute of Technology – GMRIT3.03 LPA
Rajeev Gandhi Memorial College of Engineering and Technology2.60 LPA
Annamacharya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Renigunta1.71 LPA
Aditya Institute of Technology and Management2.88 LPA

AP ECET Fee Structure: Government Engineering Colleges in Andhra Pradesh

Below is the fee structure of government colleges that accept AP ECET as follows: 

Government Engineering Colleges Accepting AP ECET for B.Tech Course Fee (in Rs) (Per Year)
JNTUA College of Engineering, AnanthapuramuRs. 30000/-
College of Engineering and Technology, Sri Krishnadevaraya University1.40 LPA

AP ECET Eligibility Criteria for B.Tech: 

Candidates must fulfil the below eligibility criteria to get admission to the AP ECET participating colleges for B.Tech. 

  • Candidates must be a resident of Andhra Pradesh and also must fulfil the local or non-local status requirement framed by Andhra Pradesh educational institutions.
  • Candidates must have a diploma in Engineering and technology or pharmacy from the state board of technical education of Andhra Pradesh or a diploma from AICTE-approved institutions recognised by the Government of Andhra Pradesh.
  • Candidates should qualify for AP ECET 2022 with a requirement in the rules of admission.
  • 85% of each seat for each course will be reserved for local candidates and the rest of the 15% seats will be kept unreserved.

Placements for B.Tech Graduates in the Participating Colleges

Candidates have a great scope for pursuing B.Tech from the top colleges in Andhra Pradesh. They have a plethora of opportunities. Candidates get hired as software engineers, quality engineering, support specialist, and electrical and mechanical engineer. Most of the recruitments happen in the placement cells. The average annual package for the candidates is between 3 to 4 lakhs per annum. Below is the list of top recruiters for B.Tech: 

Top Recruiters
Smilax Laboratories, NCR Corporation, Hitachi, Checkpoint Systems Software India Pvt Ltd, Aerosimple
ISUZU, Tech Mahindra, Mindtree, IBM GBS, Infosys, HCL Technologies, Wipro, L&T Construction, TCS Ninja
Aagna, Acheron, Bajaj Capital, Cyient, Genpact, GGK Technologies, Global Edge, Hyundai, IBM
Infosys, Aptroid Technologies, Mountrise Infra Projects, Hetero Drugs, Divislaboratories, Devaraj and Co Pvt Ltd, Bigpesa
Wipro Technologies, Sri Sita Ram Construction, ICT Service Management Solutions, Erad LLC, Beumer Group, 3 Pillar Global

AP ECET Exam Dates 

The AP ECET exam 2022 was conducted on July 22, 2022. The following table presents other important dates related to AP ECET exam 2022.

EventsAP ECET Important Dates
Commencement of Submission of Online Application FormsMay 3, 2022
Last Date for Submission of Online Applications Without a Late FeeJune 3, 2022
Last Date for Submission of Online Applications With a Late Fee of INR 500June 13, 2022
Correction of Online Application Data Already Submitted by the CandidateJune 14 to 16, 2022
Last Date for Submission of Online Applications With a Late Fee of INR 2000June 23, 2022
Last Date for Submission of Online Applications With a Late Fee of INR 5000July 15, 2022
Downloading of Hall TicketsJuly 15, 2022
AP ECET 2022July 22, 2022 (9 AM to 12 Noon and 3 PM to 6 PM)
Declaration of Preliminary KeyJuly 25, 2022
Last Date for Receiving Objections on the Preliminary KeyJuly 27, 2022
Release of the Final KeyTo Be Notified
Declaration of ResultsTo Be Notified
Downloading of Rank CardsTo Be Notified
Commencement of CounsellingTo Be Notified

FAQs on AP ECET Fee Structure 2022

Here are few of the frequently asked questions with answers about AP ECET fee structure 2022.

Q.1: When is the AP ECET exam being conducted?
Ans: AP ECET exam was conducted on Jul 22, 2022.

Q.2: How many engineering colleges are there in Andhra Pradesh that accept AP ECET for B.Tech courses?
Ans: There are 8 engineering colleges in Andhra Pradesh that accept AP ECET scores for the B.Tech programs. 

Q.3: Can the diploma holder get admission to 2nd year laterally after clearing the AP ECET exam?
Ans: Yes, the diploma holders are eligible to get admission for 2nd year laterally after qualifying in the AP ECET 2022 exam.

Q.4: What is the AP ECET fee structure for private participating colleges for B.Tech?
Ans: The AP ECET fee structure for private participating colleges for B.Tech is between 1.7 L to 4.15 L per year.

Q.5: What is the AP ECET fee structure for government engineering colleges for B.Tech courses?
Ans: The AP ECET fee structure for government engineering colleges for B.Tech courses is between Rs. 30,000 to 1.4 lakhs per year.

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