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Event Date (tentative)
Application form available from 2nd  week of March 2022
Last date to fill application form 2nd week of April 2022
Last date to submit the form with late fee (INR 1000) 3rd week of April 2022
Form correction window 2nd week of April 2022 to 4th week of April 2022
Hall ticket available from 4th week of April 2022
NANNAYACET 2022 July 2022
Result declared on 1st week of May 2022
NANNAYACET 2022 Counselling 3rd week of May 2022
Eligibilty Criteria

The exam conducting body lays down a few ground rules regarding the eligibility of aspiring candidates. The eligibility criteria are listed below.

  • Candidates who have their ug degree or are appearing for their final semester exam are eligible to apply.
  • Candidates from other Universities recognized by any state or central government will be considered for admission if they have a three-year Bachelor Degree of 10+2+3 or 12+3 or 11+1+3 pattern, with the required minimum percentage of marks by AKNU.
  • Candidates who have got a bachelor degree by distance education without 10+2+3 pattern are also eligible for admission by providing a residence certificate.
  • Bachelor Degree in B.A/B.Sc./B.Com/B.Litt. and B.L from Universities other than those in the state of Andhra Pradesh is acceptable provided they are recognised by Govt.
  • Candidates need a minimum of 50% marks in Group Subjects (Part II) for admission into all arts, m.ed. and science and engineering courses. For SC/ST candidates, a minimum aggregate of 45% marks in group subjects (Part II) is sufficient.
  • The minimum age required to apply for is 21 years. There is no specified upper age limit.
  • The eligibility criteria are specific for each subject. Given below are the test codes for each subject that one can apply for AKNUCET.
Exam Pattern

The exam will be conducted in offline mode. Candidates will have to answer all questions asked to them in an OMR sheet. Candidates can use only blue or black ballpoint pen to mark their answers in the OMR sheet.

  • Total 100 multiple choice questions will be asked in the exam.
  • Duration of the exam will be 1 hour and 30 minutes.
  • The questions will be asked in English except for the test on Telugu which will be asked in Telugu.

Syllabus includes topics from the undergraduate course curriculum of the applied subject. Here are the important topics from each subject:

AKNUCET Syllabus: Life Sciences

The test code for Life Sciences is 101. Given below are the important topics from this section. These are the topics from which most of the questions are asked in the Life Sciences section:

Cell Biology Genetics
Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering Biotechnology
Biomolecules Immunology
Techniques Ecology, Environment and Evolution
Physiology Metabolism
Animal Science Plant
Microbiology Nutrition

Physical Science

The test code for Physical Sciences section in the exam is 102. Given below are the most asked topics from this subject in AKNUCET 2022:

Electricity, Magnetism and Electronics- Electrostatics, Electromagnetic Induction, Digital Principles, Magnetostatics, Capacitance, Dielectrics and Maxwell’s equations and EM waves
Modern Physics- Quantum Mechanics, Uncertainty Principle, Schrodinger Wave Equation, Nuclear Physics Nuclear Structure, Alpha and Beta Decays, Atomic Spectra Solid State Physics- X-ray Diffraction, Crystal Structure, Nanomaterials, Bonding in Crystals, Magnetism and Superconductivity Thermodynamics and Optics- Kinetic theory of gases, Thermodynamics, Quantum theory of radiation, Aberrations, Interference, Diffraction, Polarization and Laser, Fibre and Optics Mechanics and Wave Oscillations- Vector Analysis, Mechanics of Particles, Special theory of relativity, Damped and forced oscillations, Complex vibrations, Fundamentals of vibrations and Ultrasonic

Mathematical Sciences
The test code for this subject is 103. Here are the important topics from this subject asked in the exam:

Linear Algebra and Vector Calculus Abstract Algebra & Real Analysis
Groups Rings
Real Numbers Differentiation and Integration
Differential Equations Solid Geometry


Test code for the Geology section is 105. Here are the important topics for this section:

  • Paleontology, Indian Geology and Economic Geology- Palaeontology, Indian Geology and Economic Geology
  • Petrology and Structural Geology- Nature and scope of Petrology (Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic rocks) and Structural Geology
  • Physical Geology, Crystallography and Mineralogy- Physical Geology, Crystallography and Mineralogy

Humanities and Social Sciences

The test code for this subject is 201 in AKNUCET. Here are the important topics for this subject:

  • Reasoning
  • Numerical Ability
  • General English
  • Current Affairs


The test code for English in AKNUCET 2022 is 202. Here are the important topics for this subject in the exam:

  • Literary terms, Genres, Literary Movements and Trends, Critical concepts
  • Verb, verb patterns and structures, phrasal verbs concord, Active and Passive Voice, Prepositions, Question tags, Articles, synonyms and antonyms, one-word substitutes, Note taking, confusable
  • Comprehension – unknown poem and passage, Letter writing, Idioms, and phrases

After the declaration of result and the rank of the candidates is determined, the admission process will be conducted based on the rank received by all candidates.

  • AKNUCET 2022 Counselling will begin from Nov 25 onwards.
  • Seats will be divided according to the courses, candidates’ category and colleges.
  • The admission fee will differ accordingly.
  • Reservation rules as specified by the government will apply.

At the time of admission, candidates will have to present the following documents in original:

  • AKNUCET 2022 rank card and admit card.
  • UG degree pass certificate. If the candidate is in their final year, they will have to provide a provisional pass certificate.
  • Consolidated mark sheet of UG Degree.
  • Transfer and conduct certificate from the last institution attended by the candidate.
  • Migration certificate, if the candidate has completed their UG degree from any other university.
  • Caste and community certificates, if applicable.
  • Marksheets from class X and XII level.
  • 4 recent passport-sized photograph.

Admission Open 2023