- Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu will be conducting AP LAWCET 2018 on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) on April 19, 2018. The candidates who wish to seek admission in the three-year LLB and five-year integrated law programme offered by the state law colleges in Andhra Pradesh need to qualify AP LAWCET 2018. The medium of test for the candidates appearing in the state level law examination will be English and Telugu. The law aspirants can check here all about the application form process, eligibility criteria, important dates, exam pattern, answer key, results and counselling schedule. AP LAWCET 2018 will be conducted online wherein the university will offer 8,886 seats for the admission to the undergraduate law programme. Moreover, the candidates should also note that there are 33 colleges participating in the admission process of AP LAWCET 2018. Check below to know more about Andhra Pradesh Common Law Entrance Examination.

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History of AP LAWCET

The candidates should also note that admission to undergraduate law courses in state colleges and Universities in the state of Andhra Pradesh used to take place through the single entrance exam called LAWCET. However, since the inception of Telangana in 2014, the LAWCET exam was also split into separate ones held state-wise: AP LAWCET and TS LAWCET. The examination centre for last LAWCET exam was Sri Venkateshwara University, Tirupati.

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AP LAWCET 2018 – Overview

Exam name - Andhra Pradesh Law Common Entrance Test

Abbreviated Name – AP LAWCET

Mode of examination - Online

Conducting Body - Sri Krishnadevaraya University,  Anantapuramu

Type of examination - Undergraduate

Programme offered - LL.B 3 Year (LLB and LLB Hons.) and 5 Year Integrated Degree (B.A L.L.B, B.A L.L.B Hons., B.B.A L.L.B, B.COM L.L.B

Level - State

Medium of exam – Telugu and English

No. of participating institutes - 33

Seats offered – 8,886 (BA LLB – 2780 and B.Com LLB – 240 for five-year integrated) 5866 seats for 3 year LLB

AP LAWCET Important Dates 2018

APSCHE will announce the Important dates of AP LAWCET 2018 in online mode by the second week of February 2018. The candidates who wish to appear in AP LAWCET 2018 can check the below calendar of events.

AP LAWCET Important Dates 2018


Important Dates

Availability of application form

March 9 - April 5, 2018

Admit card release

April 12, 2018


April 19, 2018

Answer key release

April 22, 2018

Result announcement

April 25, 2018


September 2018*

*Tentative dates; Subject to change


AP LAWCET Eligibility Criteria 2018

The candidates who wish to seek admissions to three year and five-year integrated law programmes need to fulfill the Eligibility Criteria of  AP LAWCET 2018 as laid down by the university. AP LAWCET 2018 Eligibility Criteria mentions that the candidates for three year LLB and the five-year integrated law programme should have passed with at least 45% of the aggregate marks in the respective qualifying degrees required.


AP LAWCET Application Form 2018

The Application Form of AP LAWCET 2018 is available for the law aspirants on March 9, 2018, in online mode. The candidates are advised to apply for AP LAWCET before the last date of application that ends on April 5, 2018, wherein they will be required to register themselves for the further application process. After the registration for AP LAWCET 2018, candidates will be sent a registration number and password on their email id provided by them, with a validation link. After filling the application form the candidates will be required to remit the application fee in online mode using any of the payment options Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking or through AP Online centres. The law applicants are advised to fill the application form of AP LAWCET 2018 before the last date so that extra fine does not incur.


AP LAWCET Exam Centres 2018

The law examination conducted by Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) in as many as 16 centres. Candidates can take a look at the Exam Centres of AP LAWCET 2018 here below in this table.


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AP LAWCET Admit Card 2018

Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) will be releasing the admit card of AP LAWCET 2018 on April 12, 2018, in online mode. Once available the candidates will be required to download their AP LAWCET 2018 Admit card through their registered accounts of AP LAWCET 2018. The law aspirants should also note that AP LAWCET Admit card 2018 will only be issued to those who will fill the Application Form of AP LAWCET 2018. Candidates are advised to take a print out of AP LAWCET 2018 Admit card for future references and also follow the instructions inscribed on the back of it.


AP LAWCET Exam Pattern 2018

The AP LAWCET 2018 Exam Pattern will include the marks, number of questions, subjects and syllabus for AP LAWCET 2018. The questions of AP LAWCET 2018 will be based on General Knowledge, mental ability, current affairs, Aptitude for the study of law including principles of law and some parts of Constitution of India. The law aspirants can get AP LAWCET 2018 Exam Pattern in the tabular form below.


AP LAWCET Exam Pattern 2018 – Overview

Mode of examination


Duration of examination

90 minutes (1 hour 30 minutes)

Number of questions


Type of questions

MCQs (Multiple choice questions)


  • General Knowledge and Mental Ability

  • Current Affairs

  • Aptitude for the study of law

AP LAWCET Answer Key 2018

The law aspirants appearing in AP LAWCET 2018 will get the Answer Key of AP LAWCET 2018 in online mode on April 22, 2018. The candidates will be provided AP LAWCET 2018 Answer Key along with the exam paper and the response sheets with which the candidates will be able to cross-check their responses. Candidates can also file an objection to any of the questions after cross-checking it with the official AP LAWCET answer key 2018. After cross-checking and rectifying, then the university will release the final answer key of AP LAWCET 2018.


AP LAWCET Result 2018

On behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE), Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu will announce the Result of AP LAWCET 2018 on April 25, 2018. The candidates appearing in AP LAWCET 2018 need to log in through their registered account to download their result.


AP LAWCET Counselling 2018

Candidates who will be shortlisted as per the merit list of AP LAWCET 2018 will be called to attend Counselling of AP LAWCET 2018 as per the schedule that will be announced by the university. Candidates will be issued call letters which will mention the date, time and venue of AP LAWCET 2018 Counselling. Candidates need to visit the AP LAWCET Counselling venue along with required documents for verification and well on time.

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