AP POLYCET Result 2024, Check Previous Year Cut off Scores and Rank Card

The AP POLYCET 2024 Results will be announced in May 2024, shortly after the examination. According to previous years’ trends, the results are expected to be released within 10-12 days after the exam is over. However, due to the AP Elections scheduled on May 13, the results may be announced either on May 10 or after the elections.

The exam for this year was held on April 27, 2024. AP POLYCET is an annual state-level examination conducted by the Andhra Pradesh State Board of Technical Education and Training to evaluate candidates’ proficiency in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, to assign seats in various polytechnic colleges based on their performance.

AP POLYCET 2024 Result

AP Polycet result

State Concerned Andhra Pradesh
Exam Name AP POLYCET 2024
Exam Date 28 April 2024
Result Release May 2024
Counselling Start May 2024
Official Website polycetap.nic.in

Overview of the Andhra Pradesh POLYCET Exam

The AP POLYCET was held as an offline, objective-type examination. The test included 120 questions worth one mark, spread across three subjects. Notably, there were no penalties for incorrect answers. The exam duration was set at 2 hours, or 120 minutes.

  • Section A – Mathematics: Consisted of 50 questions, contributing 50 marks.
  • Section B – Physics: Included 40 questions, totalling 40 marks.
  • Section C – Chemistry: Had 30 questions, also totaling 40 marks.

Andhra Pradesh POLYCET Cutoff 

The POLYCET cutoff marks are the minimum scores candidates need to attain to be eligible for counselling. It involves document verification, college, course selection, and fee payment. Scoring above the cutoff significantly enhances candidates’ chances of securing admission into their preferred polytechnic college in Andhra Pradesh.

The POLYCET 2024 cutoff is influenced by several key factors, including the number of applicants, the exam’s difficulty level, and seat availability in the college. The previous year’s cutoff trends serve as a benchmark for the current year’s cutoff by providing a reference based on past years.

Here are the AP POLYCET cutoff percentages for your reference of various categories from recent years. These figures can be helpful for candidates to estimate the expected cutoff for this year:

2022 Cutoff

Category Cutoff Percentage
General 30%
OBC 30%
SC/ST No Minimum Percentage

AP POLYCET 2021 Cutoff

Category Cutoff Percentage
General/OBC 36%
SC/ST No Qualifying Marks

Previous Years (2020, 2019, 2018) Cutoff

Category Cutoff Percentage
General 30%
OBC 30%
SC/ST No Qualifying Marks

AP POLYCET 2024 Rank Card Details

The AP POLYCET 2024 rank card will only be available online; candidates must download it from the official website. It is important to note that the authorities will send no hard copies under any circumstances. Candidates must bring a printout of the rank card to the counselling sessions, as it is a mandatory document for entry. The rank card for AP POLYCET 2024 includes important information like:

  • Name of the Candidate
  • Registration Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Category
  • Stream
  • Test Admission Number
  • Rank and Score

Tie-Breaking Criteria

In cases where two or more candidates have identical scores, the following tie-breaking rules will apply:

  1. Mathematics Scores: Higher scores in Mathematics will take precedence.
  2. Physics Scores: If the tie persists, scores in Physics will be considered next.
  3. Age Seniority: Older candidates will be given priority if a tie still exists after the first two criteria.
  4. Qualifying Examination Percentage: If all else fails, the percentage scored in the qualifying examination will be used to break the tie.

Counselling Process for AP POLYCET 2024

Qualified candidates must register for the counselling process online and pay the required processing fee via net banking, credit card, or debit card. After registration, candidates need to verify their certificates at designated help centres as part of the admission process. Candidates will then fill out their preferences for courses and colleges.

The seat allotment will be announced online and is based on the candidate’s rank, preferences, and seat availability. Candidates must confirm their admission by the specified final date. Failure to confirm the admission will result in the cancellation of the seat allotment.

How to Check AP POLYCET 2024 Results?

The AP POLYCET 2024 results are set to be announced shortly after the exam concludes. Expectedly, the results will be released in May 2024. Candidates need their hall ticket number to check their results and download their rank card from the official website.

  1. Visit the official website of AP POLYCET 2024: polycetap.nic.in.
  2. Click on the AP Polytechnic Result 2024 direct link.
  3. Enter your hall ticket number in the provided field.
  4. Click on ‘View Rank Card’ to proceed.
  5. The result will be displayed on the screen. Download and print the AP POLYCET 2024 rank card for future reference.

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