AP PGLCET 2018 – Sri Krishnadevaraya University on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) will be conducting AP PGLCET 2018 on April 19, 2018. Candidates who wish to seek admission in the post graduate law programme offered by APSCHE need to apply for AP PGLCET 2018. The law aspirants of AP PGLCET can check here all about the state level law examination which includes the application process, eligibility criteria, important dates, exam pattern, answer key, counselling schedule and results. The state level post graduate law examination will be held in online mode wherein the university will offer 461 seats to the aspirants of LLM programme. Moreover, there will be 13 colleges who will be witnesses participating in the admission process through AP PGLCET 2018. However, the law aspirants should also note that the facts and figures in this article of AP PGLCET are as per the previous years data and are subject to change. The candidates will be notified on the same once the official brochure for the academic year 2018-2019 is released by Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu. For further details on AP PGLCET 2018, candidates can read the complete information enriched article given below.
History of AP PGLCET
The candidates should also note that AP PGLCET was earlier a single entrance exam through which all admissions to the Post Graduate law courses in state colleges and Universities in the state of Andhra Pradesh used to take place. But since the split in the states in 2014 and formation of Telangana took place, examinations also held separately state-wise namely, TS PGLCET and AP PGLCET. Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati was the centre for the last unified PGLCET exam in 2014 and since then, AP PGLCET exam is being conducted by Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu.
AP PGLCET 2018 – Overview
Exam Name - Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Law Common Entrance Test
Abbreviated Name – AP PGLCET
Conducting Body - Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu on behalf of APSCHE
No. of Seats offered – 461 seats
Mode of examination – Online
Type of examination – Post graduate
Programme offered – L.LM (Post graduation course)
Level - State
Medium of exam - English
No. of participating institutes - 13
AP PGLCET 2018 Important Dates
APSCHE will announce the Important dates of AP PGLCET 2018 in online mode by the second week of February 2018. The candidates who wish to appear in AP PGLCET 2018 can check the calendar of events provided below.
AP PGLCET Important Dates
Issue of Notification
March 5, 2018
Application form start
March 9, 2018
Application form end
April 5, 2018
Application form submission with late fee of Rs. 500
April 10, 2018
Correction of online application data already submitted
April 8 - 9, 2018
Admit card release
April 12, 2018
AP PGLCET 2018
April 19, 2018 (2:30 pm- 4pm)
Preliminary Answer Key release
April 22, 2018
Last date for receiving objcetions on answer key
April 23, 2018
April 25, 2018
First week of September 2018*
*Tentative dates; Subject to change
AP PGLCET 2018 Eligibility Criteria
The law aspirants who wish to seek admissions to post graduate programme L.L.M, will have to first fulfil the Eligibility Criteria of AP PGLCET 2018 as laid down by the university. AP PGLCET Eligibility Criteria 2018 mentions that the candidates holding or appearing in LLB course are eligible for the same with 50% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination.
Only appearing in AP PGLCET 2018 will not confirm admission to the candidates. The candidates should satisfy all AP PGLCET eligibility criteria 2018 and also satisfy rules governing admission as are applicable at the time of admission.
The applicants who have obtained 10+2 or graduation/post-graduation through single sitting system directly without having any basic qualification for prosecuting such studies are not eligible for admissions into the law courses.
As per the Supreme Courts order, there is no age limit to appear in AP PGLCET 2018.
AP PGLCET 2018 Application Form
The law aspirants interested to seek admission in the post graduate course LLM offered by Sri Krishnadevaraya University will now be getting the Application Form of AP PGLCET 2018 from March 9, 2018. The candidates can get access of the AP PGLCET 2018 Application Form in online mode. Law aspirants are also advised to apply for AP PGLCET 2018 before the last date of the application form i.e April 5, 2018. The candidates will begetting access of the AP PGLCET Application Form 2018 through their registered accounts wherein they will be required to register themselves for further procedures to take place. After the completion of the registration process, the candidates will be sent a registration number and password on their registered email id along with a validation link. After candidates fills the application form they will be required to remit the application fee in online mode using any of the convenient payment options Debit/Credit Card or through AP Online centres. The law applicants are advised to fill the application form of AP PGLCET 2018 before the last date so that extra fine does not incur.
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AP PGLCET 2018 Exam Centres
Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Law Common Entrance Test 2018 will be held by Sri Krishnadevaraya University on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) in as many as 16 centres. Candidates need to take a glance at the exam centres of AP PGLCET 2018 in the table given below.
AP PGLCET 2018 Admit Card
The law aspirants appearing in AP PGLCET 2018 and wish to download their admit card of AP PGLCET 2018 can get access of the same on April 12, 2018. After the online availability of AP PGLCET 2018 Admit Card, the candidates will be required to download it through their registered accounts of AP PGLCET 2018. Candidates should also note that the admit card of AP PGLCET 2018 will only be issued to those who will fill the application form of AP PGLCET 2018 successfully. The law aspirants are advised to take a print out of AP PGLCET Admit card 2018 for future references and also follow the instructions inscribed on the back of it.
AP PGLCET 2018 Exam Pattern
The law aspirants appearing in AP PGLCET 2018 should take a look at the subjects on which they will be tested in the state level law examination. AP PGLCET 2018 Exam Pattern mentions the questions that will be based on Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, Public International Law, Mercantile Law, Labour Law, Crimes and Torts and IPR & other laws. There will be 120 questions of 1 mark each and the candidates will be given 90 (2:30 pm - 4 pm) minutes to attempt AP PGLCET 2018. Candidates will be required to choose one appropriate option from the given four options which means that the Paper pattern of AP PGLCET 2018 will offer Multiple Choice Questions to the candidates.
AP PGLCET Exam Pattern
Public International Law
Crimes and Torts
IPR & other laws
AP PGLCET 2018 Answer Key
Sri Krishnadevaraya University will be releasing the Answer Key of AP PGLCET 2018 on April 22, 2018 in online mode. AP PGLCET 2018 Answer Key will be available to the law aspirants along with the exam paper and the response sheets with the help of which the candidates will be able to cross-check their responses. Candidates also have the authority to file objection to any of the questions after cross-checking it with the official AP PGLCET answer key 2018. After cross-checking and rectifying, the university will then release the final answer key of AP PGLCET 2018.
AP PGLCET 2018 Result
Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu on behalf of Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) will announce AP PGLCET 2018 Result on April 25, 2018. The candidates appearing in AP PGLCET 2018 need to download result through their registered accounts.
AP PGLCET 2018 Rank Card
Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu will be releasing the Rank card of AP PGLCET 2018 by the first week of May 2018. To download the same, candidates need to enter their Admit card/Hall Ticket number and take a detailed view of their score. Candidates who are not from the SC/ST categories will have to score a minimum of 25% out of the 120 marks available in the Law Entrance Test to be considered as eligible for AP PGLCET ranking.
AP PGLCET 2018 Counselling
Law aspirants shortlisted as per the rank list of AP PGLCET 2018 will be called to attend Counselling of AP PGLCET 2018 as per the schedule that will be announced by the university. Candidates will be issued call letters which will mention venue, date and time of AP PGLCET 2018 Counselling. Candidates are informed that they need to visit the AP PGLCET Counselling 2018 venue along with required documents for verification and well before on time.