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TS EAMCET 2023 Marks Pattern: Syllabus and Marking Scheme


TS EAMCET Marks Pattern 2023: The Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) has released the exam dates. The exam for the Engineering course will be conducted from May 7 to 11, 2023, and for agriculture and pharmacy courses, the exam will be conducted on May 12 to 14, 2023. Students must gear up for the state entrance exam and understand everything about the TS EAMCET marks pattern, marks weightage, negative marking, etc.

TS EAMCET 2023 exam is one of Telangana’s most popular Engineering and Medical state entrance exams. TS EAMCET exam is conducted to give the state’s candidates admission to the undergraduate engineering courses offered by the participating reputed state institutes for Engineering and Agriculture. The students appearing this year should have all the information about the TS EAMCET marks pattern, marking scheme, latest syllabus changes, and exam pattern. We have covered all the important information regarding the different aspects of the TS EAMCET exam; candidates should read on to know more.

Latest Update:
– February 8, 2023: TS EAMCET 2023 will be held from May 7 to 11, 2023, for the engineering stream and from May 12 to 14, 2023, for the Agriculture and Medical stream.

TS EAMCET Marks Pattern 2023: Exam Highlights

Before getting into the TS EAMCET marks pattern or BIPC EAMCET total marks, students must check out the exam highlights to avoid missing the deadlines. This year, the TS EAMCET exam will be conducted online in nearly 23 Telangana and Andhra Pradesh test zones. Out of these 23 test zones, 18 zones are in Telangana itself. Also, the test will be conducted in two shifts (morning and afternoon). The important highlights related to TS EAMCET 2023 exam are as follows:

Exam Region/LevelState Level Examination
Courses CoveredEngineering, Medical, and Agriculture
Mode of ExaminationOnline, Computer-Based Test
Language of ExaminationEnglish, Telugu, and Urdu
Time Duration180 minutes
Total Number of Questions to be Attempted160
Subject-wise Questions for Engineering Candidates40 from Physics; 40 from Chemistry; 80 from Mathematics
Subject-wise Questions for Agriculture and Medical Candidates40 from Physics; 40 from Chemistry; 40 from Zoology; 40 from Botany
Types of QuestionsMultiple Choice Type
Marking Scheme+1 for Every Correct Answer
No EAMCET Negative Marking

TS EAMCET 2023 Marking Scheme

The TS EAMCET exam does not have a negative marking scheme for wrong answers. No marks will be awarded for an incorrect or no response, while 1 mark will be awarded for a correct answer. There are two special scenarios where marking may be affected:

  • If a question is dropped after the final key has been released, all the candidates will be awarded 1 mark, irrespective of whether they attempted the question.
  • If a question has multiple correct answers, all candidates who entered all or one correct entry will be awarded 1 mark.

TS EAMCET Exam Pattern and Syllabus

The primary objective of the TS EAMCET exam is to test the analytical and logical thinking of the candidates based on the topics they have already covered in classes 11th and 12th. The TS EAMCET syllabus encompasses the important chapters of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Zoology, and Botany prescribed by the state board. As part of the preparation process, candidates often consult NCERT textbooks for Classes 11 and 12 as well.

Students must understand that the TS EAMCET exam pattern is based on objective-type questions. Therefore, they should focus on keeping track of all the important concepts and try to solve as many MCQ-type questions as possible during preparation.

The important topics that need to be covered by the students (subject-wise) are as follows:


Candidates can check the important topics for Physics.

Important TopicsNumber of Questions Expected
Classical Mechanics16
Modern Physics03
Wave and Optics03


Candidates can check the important topics for Chemistry.

Important TopicsNumber of Questions Expected
Organic Chemistry15
Inorganic Chemistry13
Physical Chemistry12


Candidates can check the important topics for Maths.

Important TopicsNumber of Questions Expected
Geometry (Coordinate Geometry)14


Candidates can check the important topics for Zoology.

Important TopicsNumber of Questions Expected
Human Anatomy and Physiology11
Structural Organisation in Animal Kingdom10
Human Reproduction09
Ecology and Environmental Biology06


Candidates can check the important topics for Botany.

Important TopicsNumber of Questions Expected
Molecular Biology11
Reproduction in Plants10
Morphology of Flowering Plants09

Students must note that the above data is not absolute and is based on an analysis of previous years’ question papers on TS EAMCET and AP EAMCET. Students are recommended to refer to the solved papers of the previous 5 to 10 years to get an idea about the topic weightage and the number of expected questions. 

TS EAMCET 2023 Qualifying Marks 

As per the official website, the TSCHE will determine the qualifying marks for TS EAMCET based on the overall performance of the candidates. The general trend suggests the following data:

  • The minimum qualifying marks for candidates is 25% of the maximum marks considered for ranking purposes.
  • The minimum qualifying marks criteria of 25% do not apply to SC/ST/OBC candidates.

TS EAMCET Important Exam Instructions

Candidates appearing for TS EAMCET 2023 exam are advised to carefully go through the instructions provided on the TSCHE website. Since the exam will be conducted in 2 shifts, candidates must be careful about their shift details, exam centre and reporting times. Some of the important details that candidates must remember are as follows:

  • Candidates must report to their respective exam centres at least 30 minutes before (or earlier).
  • The candidates will get the exam and log-in link on their allotted computer system.
  • The candidates can log in 15 minutes before the start of the exam.
  • The candidates cannot copy questions or answers from the online test.

Important documents and other essentials that the candidates need to carry are:

  • TS EAMCET 2023 admit card
  • Copy of the TS EAMCET 2023 application form
  • Valid identity proof (Voter ID/Aadhaar Card/PAN Card etc.)

In view of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, candidates are required to carry the following items as well:

  • A small sanitiser bottle (50 to 100ml)
  • Face mask
  • Disposable hand gloves
  • Transparent water bottle 

Navigating Through the TS EAMCET Online Exam

Since the TS EAMCET exam 2023 will be conducted in an online-computer-based mode, the candidates need to be familiar with the process of accessing the test and answering questions. There may be many candidates who are not familiar with CBT, and they can refer to the following steps to get an idea about it:

What to Do?How to Do It?
Selecting an AnswerClick on the button next to the available options (A, B, C, D or E)
Deselecting an AnswerClick on the same button (if you have already selected it) or click on ‘Clear Response’
Changing an AnswerClick on a different option from the list
Saving an AnswerClick on the ‘Save and Next’ button/tab
Marking an Answer for ReviewClick on the ‘Mark Review and Next’ button/tab

The answers saved by the candidates will not be considered for scoring unless they have clicked on the ‘Mark Review and Next’ button. This means that the candidates cannot change their responses after submitting the response for review.

FAQs on TS EAMCET Marks Pattern 2023

We have answered some of the most commonly asked questions about the TS EAMCET marks pattern.

Q1. Is there a TS EAMCET negative marking?
Ans: No, there is no negative marking in TS EAMCET. The questions that have not been answered or answered wrong will not fetch a penalty.

Q2. What are the minimum marks required for qualifying for TS EAMCET?
Ans: TSCHE has set the bar at 25% of the maximum marks considered for the ranking. That means, out of 160, candidates must score 40 to qualify for TS EAMCET 2023.

Q3. How many questions do I have to answer in the TS EAMCET for the BIPC group?
Ans: Candidates appearing for medical and agriculture courses must answer 40 questions each from Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, and Botany sections.

Q4. Which subject has the highest weightage for Engineering candidates in TS EAMCET?
Ans: Since candidates have to solve 80 questions from the Mathematics section alone, the subject naturally carries more weight in the TS EAMCET exam.

Q5. Are there subjective questions in TS EAMCET 2023?
Ans: No, the TS EAMCET CBT is purely a multiple-choice type, and there are no subjective questions. Some questions may require the candidates to work out solutions (for numerical problems), but the correct answer must be selected only from the available options.

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