Andhra Pradesh Common Law Entrance Test (AP LAWCET 2017) is a state level law entrance test regulated by Sri Venkateswara University on the behalf of APSCHE (Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education). This entrance test is organized for admissions in undergraduate law courses offered by various universities located in the state of Andhra Pradesh. For 3 Year LLB courses around 8030 seats are available and for 5 Year Integrated LLB courses around 3800 seats are available in different colleges of Andhra Pradesh. Check here more details about AP LAWCET 2017 including application form, eligibility criteria, exam dates, syllabus & exam pattern, etc.
After clearing this examination students will get admission in the following courses:
- LLB (Bachelor of Laws) – 3 year
- LLB (Bachelor of Laws) – 5 year (Integrated LLB)
AP Law CET 2017 Exam Dates
AP LAWCET 2017 tentative dates are mentioned below:
|Online application starts||Last week of February 2017|
|Last date to submit application (without late fee)||Last week of April 2017|
|Last date to submit application (with Rs. 500 late fee)||First week of May 2017|
|Last date to submit application (with Rs. 1000 late fee)||Second week of May 2017|
|Last date to submit application (with Rs. 1500 late fee)||Third week of May 2017|
|Last date to submit application (with Rs. 5000 late fee)||Fourth week of May 2017|
|Admit card download||Before one week from the examination|
|Exam date||Last week of May 2017|
|Result announcement||June 2017|
NOTE: Candidates, those will submit the application form with Rs. 5000 (late fee), will be able to write test in Anantapuram center only.
AP LAWCET Application Form 2017
The AP LAWCET Application Form 2017 will be provided through the official website of the authority. The application form will release from the last week of February and will be available till last week of April 2017 (without late fee). Candidates are required to upload the scanned image of passport size photograph and signature. Students are required to take printout of the application form and keep it safe for future correspondence.
The application fee for AP LAWCET examination is Rs. 450/-. The fee payment can be made through two modes. The first mode is to pay through debit, credit card or net banking or through the designated AP online centres.
AP LAWCET 2017 Eligibility
- Students should be an Indian Nationals.
- Candidates must satisfy the local or non-local status requirements as laid down by the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions.
- Candidates other than Indian Nationals are also eligible to apply for few reserved seats.
- For LLB 3 year course, students should have passed graduation from any recognized university with securing minimum 45% marks for general and 40% marks for SC/ST candidates.
- For LLB 5 year course, candidates must have cleared intermediate or equivalent exam from any recognized board with obtaining at least 45% marks (40% marks for SC/ST candidates).
- There is no maximum age limit criteria for law courses.
APLawCET Exam Pattern
The question paper will contain objective type questions, including multiple choice questions and matching items. There will be total 120 questions and the test duration will be 90 minutes. Each question will contain four alternative answers. Students have to choose the right answer. The question paper will be asked in both English and Telugu language. The question paper will contain total 120 maximum marks. There is no negative marking for incorrect response.
|Section||No. of Questions||Total Marks|
|General Knowledge and Mental Ability (Part – A)||30||30|
|Current Affairs (Part – B)||30||30|
|Aptitude for the study of Law (Part – C)||60||60|
AP LAWCET Syllabus
The syllabus will contain three parts, i.e. General Knowledge and Mental Ability, Current Affairs and Aptitude for the study of Law. For 5 year law courses, the syllabus will be asked from intermediate level and for 3 year law course, the syllabus will be of degree level.
AP LAWCET 2017 Hall Ticket
Candidates who have successfully registered for the examination, will be able to download the admit card through the official website. The AP LAWCET Admit Card 2017 will be available to download before the one week from the exam. The admit card will not be sent by post. It is mandatory to bring the admit card at the examination venue.
AP LAWCET Result 2017
The AP LAWCET Result 2017 will be provided to students in the month of June, 2017. The result can be viewed through the official site of the authority. Candidates should note that the rank card will not be sent by post. Candidates are needed to enter their roll number and other required details to view the result.
AP LAWCET 2017 Counselling
A rank list will prepared as per the marks scored by the candidates in the entrance examination. Students will be admitted as per their rank obtained in the rank list. Only successful candidates will be invited for the AP LAWCET Counselling 2017. After counselling process, students are required to go to the allotted center for further admission process.