Andhra University, Visakhapatnam conducts Andhra Pradesh State Integrated Common Entrance Test (APICET) on behalf of the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education for admission into M.B.A. and M.C.A. Regular Course in Andhra Pradesh.
APICET 2016 Eligibility:-
a) The candidates should be Indian Nationals and should satisfy local/non-local status requirements laid down in the Andhra Pradesh State Educational Institutions (Regulations of Admission) Order, 1974 as amended up to date (as per G.O. Ms. No. 25, dated: 19.03.2004 & G.O.Ms.No.108, dated 3-7- 2005,Higher Education Department, dated 30-7-2005 and its amendments).
b) The candidates other than Indian Nationals should satisfy the rules of the Universities concerned
c) The candidates seeking admission-
i) For MBA: Should have passed recog nized Bachelors Degree Examination of minimum three years duration with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of reserved categories) in the qualifying examination.
ii) For MCA: Should have passed recognized Bachelors Degree examination of minimum three years duration with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of reserved categories) in the qualifying examination with Mathematics at 10+2 level.
d) The qualifying Degree obtained by Distance Mode Program should have recognition by joint committee of UGC, AICTE and DEC.
e) The candidates who are appearing for the final year degree examination shall also be eligible to appear for ICET 2015.
ICET Registration / Application Form
AP ICET 2015 Application Form Registration:-
Apply online at website:- http://apicet15.org from 14-03-2015.
The Registration fee for online submission and late fee, if applicable, may be paid at AP Online Centers / Citizen Service Centers, e-Seva Centers in A.P. and also through payment gateway (Credit Card /Debit Card).
ONLINE APPLICATION FEE: Rs. 250/-
Last date for Submission & Registration of Online Application with late fee of Rs.500/- and Rs.250 Registration Fee - 20-04-2015.
Last date for Submission & Registration of Online Application with late fee of Rs.2000/- and Rs.250 Registration Fee - 27-04-2015
Last date for Submission & Registration of Online Application with late fee of Rs.5000/- and Rs.250 Registration Fee - 04-05-2015
Last date for Submission & Registration of Online Application with late fee of Rs.10000/- and Rs.250 Registration Fee - 11-05-2015.
ICET Exam Dates
AP ICET 2016 Date:- Will be announced soon.
The ICET examination will be held at the following 15 Regional Test Centers in Andhra Pradesh State
AP ICET 2016 Syllabus:-
Section-A: Analytical Ability: 75Q (75 Marks)
1. Data Sufficiency: 20Q (20 Marks)
A question is given followed by data in the form of two statements labeled as i and ii. If the data given in i alone is sufficient to answer the question then choice (1) is the correct answer. If the data given in ii alone is sufficient to answer the question then choice (2) is the correct answer. If both i and ii put together are sufficient to answer the question but neither statement alone is sufficient, then choice (3) is the correct answer. If both i and ii put together are not sufficient to answer the question and additional data is needed, then choice (4) is the correct answer.
2. Problem Solving 55Q (55 Marks)
a) Sequences and Series 25Q (25 Marks)
Analogies of numbers and alphabet, completion of blank spaces following the pattern in a:b::c:d relationship; odd thing out: missing number in a sequence or a series.
b) Data Analysis 10Q (10 Marks)
The data given in a Table, Graph, Bar diagram, Pie Chart, Venn Diagram or a Passage is to be analyzed and the questions pertaining to the data are to be answered.
c) Coding and Decoding Problems 10Q (10 Marks)
A code pattern of English Alphabet is given. A given word or a group of letters are to be coded or decoded based on the given code or codes.
d) Date, Time & Arrangement Problems 10Q (10 Marks)
Calendar problems, clock problems, blood relationships, arrivals, departures and schedules, seating arrangements, symbol and notation interpretation.
Section- B: Mathematical Ability 75Q (75 Marks)
I. Arithmetical Ability 35Q (35 Marks)
Laws of indices, ratio and proportion; surds; numbers and divisibility,l.c.m. andg.c.d; Rational numbers, Ordering.; Percentages; Profit and loss; Partnership, Pipes and cisterns, time, distance and work problems, areas and volumes, mensuration, modular arithmetic.
II. Algebraical and Geometrical Ability 30Q (30 Marks)
Statements, Truth tables, implication converse and inverse, Tautologies- Sets, Relations and functions, applications-Equation of a line in different forms. Trigonometry-Trigonometric ratios, Trigonometric ratios of standard angles, (0°, 30°, 45°, 60°, 90°, 180°): Trigonometric identities: sample problems on heights and distances, Polynomials; Remainder theorem and consequences; Linear equations and expressions; Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Matrices, Notion of a limit and derivative; Plane geometry-lines, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Circles, Coordinate geometry-distance between points.
III. Statistical Ability: 10Q (10 Marks)
Frequency distributions, Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviations, Correlation, simple problems on Probability.
Section-C: Communication Ability: 50Q (50 Marks) Objectives of the Test
Candidates will be assessed on the ability to
1.identify vocabulary used in the day-to-day communication.
2.understand the functional use of grammar in day-to-day communication as well as in the business contexts.
3. identify the basic terminology and concepts in computer and business contexts (letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes etc.).
4. understand written text and drawing inferences.
Part 1. Vocabulary 10Q (10M)
Part 2. Business and Computer terminology 10Q (10M)
Part 3. Functional Grammar 15Q (15M)
Part 4. Reading Comprehension (3 Passages) 15Q (15M)
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APICET 2016 Pattern:-
This is an objective type test and the questions are of multiple choice. Out of the given options, the candidate has to choose the correct answer. If the Candidate gives more than one answer to any question, such answers will be ignored while awarding marks.
Duration:- 2 1/2 Hours (150 minutes)
The test consists of 200 questions of one mark each in the following topics
Section-A: Analytical Ability
(i) Data Sufficiency 20 Qs
(ii) Problem Solving - 55 Qs
Section-B: Mathematical Ability
(i) Arithmetical Ability 35
(ii) Algebraical and Geometrical Ability 30 Qs
(iii) Statistical Ability 10 Qs
Section-C: Communication Ability
(i) Vocabulary - 10 Qs
(ii) Business and Computer Terminology - 10 Qs
(iii) Functional Grammar - 15 Qs
(iv) Reading Comprehension - 15 Qs
Start your preparation from basic topics. Prepare a proper timetable and allot equal time for each section. Collect the study material and previous question papers from various education centre or websites. Solve as many questions as you can to increase your speed which would help you during exam. Join the best coaching institute.
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