Andhra Pradesh PGECET Exam Syllabus 2020 | PGECET AP Test Pattern 2020

Sruthi | Aug 20, 2020

Latest Update: The AP PGECET Exam Date 2020 is announced. The exam will be held on 28th, 29th, 30th September 2020.


Name of the Recruitment Andhra University, Visakhapatnam
Job Type
AP Govt Jobs Jobs
No. of PostsAndhra Pradesh Postgraduate Engineering Common Entrance Test (AP PGECET)
CategoryExam Syllabus
Exam Date28th, 29th, 30th September 2020
Application ModeOnline
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AP PGECET Syllabus 2020

Andhra Pradesh Postgraduate Engineering Common Entrance Test Exam Syllabus 2020 is released. Candidates can get syllabus details on this page. PGECET AP Exam Syllabus 2020 is useful for the students by giving the names of the subjects to be prepared for the exam. Therefore, download AP PGECET Syllabus PDF and start the preparation as early as possible after the completion of the application procedure.

Along with the APPGECET 2020 Syllabus, you can also get the exam pattern in the below sections. Course wise AP Post Graduate Engineering Common Entrance Test 2020 Syllabus is helpful for the individuals to make their preparation more effective.

Andhra Pradesh PGECET Exam Pattern 2020

AP PGECET Question Paper Pattern 2020 is given here. Intenders can get the subject weightage, marking strategy, and exam structure using PGECET Andhra Pradesh Pattern 2020. Have a look at the APPGECET 2020 Exam Pattern to know the qualifying marks, names of the subjects, total marks, test duration, etc.

  • The written exam consists of objective type questions
  • The medium of the exam is English
  • The total number of questions is 120
  • The mode of exam is online
  • Total marks are 120
  • For each correct answer, one mark is awarded
  • There is no negative marking scheme for incorrect answers

PGECET Andhra Pradesh Exam Syllabus 2020

Engineering Mathematics

  • Linear Algebra
  • Differential Equations
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Numerical Methods


  • Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics
  • Process Biotechnology
  • Bioprocess Engineering
  • Plant and Animal Biotechnology
  • Characteristics of animal cells
  • Immunology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Recombinant DNA Technology

Chemical Engineering

  • Process Calculations and Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Heat Transfer
  • Mass Transfer
  • Instrumentation and Process Control
  • Plant Design and Economics
  • Chemical Technology

Civil Engineering

  • Structural Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Structural Analysis
  • Concrete Structures
  • Steel Structures
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Soil Mechanics
  • Foundation Engineering
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics
  • Hydrology
  • Irrigation
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Municipal Solid Wastes
  • Water and Waste Water Engineering
  • Air Pollution
  • Noise Pollution
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Highway Planning
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Surveying

Computer Science & Information Technology

  • Combinatorics
  • Graph Theory
  • Mathematical Logic
  • Digital Logic
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Programming and Data Structures
  • Algorithms
  • Theory of Computation
  • Compiler Design
  • Operating System
  • Databases
  • Information Systems and Software Engineering
  • Computer Networks
  • Web technologies

Electrical Engineering

  • Electric Circuits and Fields
  • Signals and Systems
  • Electrical Machines
  • Power Systems
  • Control Systems

Electrical and Electronic Measurements

  • Analog and Digital Electronics
  • Power Electronics and Drives
  • Electric Traction System

Electronics & Communication Engineering

  • Networks
  • Electronic Devices
  • Analog Circuits
  • Digital circuits
  • Signals and Systems
  • Control Systems
  • Communications
  • Electromagnetics

Food Technology

  • Food Chemistry and Nutrition
  • Food Microbiology & Biotechnology
  • Food Technology
  • Cereals, pulses and oilseeds
  • Fruits, Vegetables and Plantation Crops
  • Meat, Fish, Poultry & Milk
  • Food Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Food Quality & Standards

Geo-Engineering & Geo-Informatics

  • Rocks
  • Surveying methods
  • Physical principles of remote sensing, electromagnetic spectrum
  • GIS concepts

Instrumentation Engineering

  • Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems
  • Transducers, Mechanical Measurement and Industrial Instrumentation
  • Analog Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Signals, Systems and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Measurements
  • Control Systems and Process Control

Mechanical Engineering

  • Applied Mechanics and Design
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Strength of Materials
  • Vibrations
  • Design
  • Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat-Transfer
  • Thermodynamics
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering
  • Engineering Materials
  • Metal Casting
  • Forming
  • Joining
  • Metrology and Inspection
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • Inventory Control


  • Thermodynamics and Rate Processes
  • Extractive Metallurgy
  • Physical Metallurgy
  • Mechanical Metallurgy
  • Manufacturing Processes

Nano Technology

  • Engineering Mechanics & Strength of Materials
  • Fluid Mechanics and Heat transfer
  • Elements of Material Science
  • Metallurgical Thermodynamics
  • Advanced Material science


  • Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Inorganic pharmaceuticals
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Physical pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance
  • Forensic pharmacy
  • Clinical Pharmacy

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the AP PGECET Exam Date?

Ans. Andhra Pradesh Postgraduate Engineering Common Entrance Test Date is 2nd to 4th August 2020.

Q. Is there any negative marking for Andhra Pradesh PGECET Exam?

Ans. There is no negative marking scheme for wrong answers.

Q. What is the time period for PGECETAP 2020?

Ans. Andhra Pradesh PGECET exam duration is 2 hours.

Q. What are the qualifying marks for APPGCET Written Test?

Ans. The qualifying marks for APPGECET 2020 Exam si 25% i.e 30 marks. There are no qualifying marks for SC/ST candidates.

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