AP DEECET 2020: Manabadi Application Form, Eligibility, Admit Card & Result

AP DEECET 2020 is popularly known as the “Andhra Pradesh Diploma in Elementary Education Common Entrance Test”. The exam is conducted for those students who are willing to take admission in two years Diploma in Education at Government District Institutions in Andhra Pradesh. School Education Department of Andhra Pradesh is responsible for announcing AP DEECET 2020 (Manabadi) notification in the month of April.

Those who have completed their 10+2 or its equivalent examination from the board of Andhra Pradesh/ Telangana are only allowed to appear for the examination. Candidates who wish to get admission in the 13 district AP DIETCET colleges and private teacher training institute need to register and appear for the exam. Application Forms for AP DEECET 2020 will be available to download in the month of May 2020. To get the detailed information related to AP DEECET – Read Below.


AP DEECET 2020 Important Dates – Manabadi

AP DEECET 2020 Exam is going to conduct tentatively in the month of May 2020. The official examination conducting authority has not released the event dates of AP DEECET till date. However, tentative dates related to AP DEECET 2020 events is provided in the table below.

ActivityTentative Dates
Payment of Fees through a Payment gatewayIn the month of May 2020
Online submission of Application Form1st week of May 2020
Admit Card Release Date2nd week of May 2020
AP DEECET 2020 Examination Date3rd week of May 2020
Result Declaration3rd week of May 2020
Handing over of the list of colleges granted affiliated for that particular year by SCERT3rd week of May 2020
1 Rank Assignment4th week of Jun 2020
Download Rank card4th week of Jun 2020
1st Phase
Submission of Web option by students1st week of Jul 2020
Seat Allotment2nd week of Jul 2020
Issue of provisional letters of admission3rd week of Jul 2020
Verification of Candidates of DIETS and Issue of Final Admission letter3rd week of Jul 2020
1 st day of Instruction3rd week of Jul 2020
2nd Phase
Submission of Web option by students4th week of Jul 2020
Allotment of seats4th week of Jul 2020
Issue of provisional letters of admission1st week of Aug 2020
Verification of Certificates of DIETS and Issue of Final Admission letter1stweek of Aug 2020
1st day of InstructionAnnounced Yet

AP DIETCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria – apdeecet.apcfss.in

There is a set of eligibility criteria that an applicant need to possess in order to apply and appear for AP DEECET 2020 exam. Candidates must check the eligibility conditions mentioned below before going to apply for the Manabadi Exam. Eligibility criteria related to education, age and category are provided in the table below.

NationalityCandidate should be of Indian Nationality.

The candidates should satisfy Local / Non-Local Status requirement as laid down in the A.P.Educational Institutions (Regulation of admission) Order1974 as subsequently amended.

Age LimitThe candidates should have completed 17 years as on 01-09-2019.There is no Upper age limit.
Educational Qualifications
  • The candidate who passed or appeared for the 10+2 during 2017-18 final Examinations (Qualifying Examination) or its equivalent are eligible to appear for the entrance test. But, they should have passed the qualifying examination by the time of admission.
  • The candidate should have secured 50 percent of marks in aggregate in qualifying examination for appearing in the DEECET – 2019 for both A & B category seats. The minimum percentage of marks in the case of Schedule caste, Scheduled Tribe and Physically Challenged candidates shall however be 45 percent for both A & B category


  • The candidates who passed Intermediate with vocational courses are not eligible to apply.

AP DEECET 2020 Application Form – apdeecet.apcfss.in

To appear for the AP DEECET 2020 Exam, aspirants need to register and fill up the application form. Candidates must be aware of the eligibility criteria before going to fill up the application form. The application process comprises two phases i.e. Filling up Online Application and Application fee payment. Steps to apply for AP DIETCET Application Form is provided below.

Students must keep the following information ready for filling the details in the Application Form:

Admit Card number, place of study, the percentage of the qualifying exam.

Admit Card number, passing year, place of study for SSC or equivalent.

Caste in case of SC, ST, OBC candidate

Personal details for Name, Father’s Name, Mother Name, Mobile Number, Aadhar Number etc.

PH, NCC, NSS, CAP, Sports, etc.

Income certificate up to one lakh, two lakh or more than two lakh

Study or Residence or Relevant certificate for proof of local status

Recent digital color photograph and signature.

Step 1: Filling up Online Application

  • Visit the official website (apdeecet.apcfss.in) of Government of Andhra Pradesh School of Education Department. The link will be provided here once it gets released.
  • Students must go through the instructions carefully before filling up the online application form.
  • Fill all the details correctly in the application form.
  • Upload the scanned photo (30kb – 20kb) and signature (30kb – 15kb1.5 cm) in the required format
  • After entering all the details and uploading photograph and signature, finally, click on the Submit button.
  • Candidates are advised to download and take the printout of the filled in application form for future reference.

Step 2: Payment of Application Fee

Once the application form is submitted, pay the application fee of INR 600/- for General category and INR 500/- for students belonging to SC/ ST category. The application fee must be paid through online mode only via, i.e. Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking.

Correction in application form: Candidates can make changes/ edit in the application form till the last date of application form submission logging credentials in all the field can be made by entering complaints (Name, DOB, Community etc.) shall be entertained under any circumstances.

Exam Pattern of AP DEECET 2020 – APDIETCET(Manabadi)

The Question Paper of DEECET 2020 consists of 100 marks with objective questions.

Part- A (60 Marks) / Part- B ( 40Marks)

AP DEECET 2020 Exam Pattern

Students must check the examination pattern before appearing in the entrance test. By solving previous year papers, students can easily get an idea about the type of questions and be marking scheme of the entrance test. After knowing the examination pattern, students can clear the entrance test with better marks.

Following is the detailed exam pattern of AP DEECET 2020:

The following table shows the detailed explanation of AP DEECET 2019 exam pattern. Registered candidates of AP DIETCET must check the exam pattern given below.

Date of examinationIn the month of May 2020 (tentative)
Mode of examinationOnline mode
Type of questionsMCQs
Number of question100
Parts of question paperThe paper will be divided into two parts i.e. Part A(common to all and contains 60 marks) and Part B for subject (as per candidate’s choice and contains 40 marks)
Duration2 hrs 30 mins
The medium of question paperTelugu/ English or Urdu/ English and Tamil/ English only.
Marking scheme1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer
Part-ANo. of questionsSocial StudiesMarksSyllabus
Teaching Aptitude51 – 55A.P.




VI to X

General Knowledge56 – 105
English511 – 155
Telugu516 – 205
Opted Language

( Telugu / Tamil /

Urdu / English)

1021 – 3010
Mathematics1031 – 4010
General Science1041 – 5010
Social Studies1051 – 6010
Part-BNo. of


Mathematics4061 – 10040Two Years

Board of



of A.P.



Physical Science

a) Physics (20)

b) Chemistry(20)

4061 – 80


Bio – Science

a) Botany (20)

b) Zoology (20)

4061 – 80


Social Studies

a) History (13)

b) Economics (13)

c) Civics (13)

d) History/Economics/

Civics (1)


Weightage of Marks


1st Year Mathematics20 Marks
2nd Year Mathematics20 Marks
Total40 Marks
Physical Science
1st Year Physics & 2nd Year Physics20 Marks
1st Year Chemistry & 2nd Year Chemistry20 Marks
Total40 Marks
Biological Science
1st Year Botany & 2nd Year Botan20 Marks
1st Year Zoology & 2nd Year Zoology20 Marks
Total40 Marks
Social Studies
1st Year & 2nd Year History13 Marks
1st Year & 2nd Year Economics13 Marks
1st Year & 2nd Year Civics13 Marks
History / Economics / Civics1 mark
Total40 marks

AP DIETCET 2020 Exam Center

During filling the application form, students can choose the examination centre according to their preference. Once the examination centre is selected and submitted cannot be changed later. Manabadi 2020 entrance test is held in the 13 districts of Andhra Pradesh.

S. NoExam center
3.East Godavari District
13.West Godavari District

Manabadi Admit Card 2020

AP DEECET 2020 Admit Card will be made available for downloading for the registered candidates from 10 May 2020 onwards (tentatively). Candidates can download the admit card of AP DIETCET by clicking on the link given below and entering journal number of the fee paid, the reference number of the application. AP DEECET  admit card and be downloaded a day before the examination.

AP DEECET 2020 Result

After the completion of the entrance examination, Andhra Pradesh School of Education Department publishes the result on its official website. Students can check the result through online mode only. They are advised to keep visiting the website to get latest updates. AP DEECET Result is scheduled to announce tentatively in the third week of May 2020.

AP DEECET 2020 Cut Off

Cut off is the minimum qualifying marks which should be obtained by the candidate in order to be eligible to appear in the merit list. Only merit listed candidates are eligible to participate in the AP DEECET seat allotment & counseling procedure. Cut off marks will be published on the official website. With the help of the cut off marks students will get an idea whether they are shortlisted for the selection process or not.

AP DEECET 2020 Merit List

The official counseling authority prepares and releases the AP DEECET 2020 Merit List for admission to diploma in an elementary education program in the participating colleges/Institution in state Andhra Pradesh. Merit list is prepared based on various factors such as the number of applicants, cut-off marks, and seat availability. Merit List contains the names of the candidates, Rank, and score, etc.

Check For AP DEECET Answer Key

Following are the factors are considered while preparing the AP DEECET 2020 cut off:

  • The difficulty level of AP DEECET 2020 entrance exam
  • Availability of seats in the college
  • Number of Qualified candidates in the exam
  • Highest and Lowest mark scored in the exam
  • The number of applicants appeared in the AP DIETCET 2020 Exam.

The following table shows the category wise cut off of AP DEECET 2020 Entrance exam:

CategoryCut-off percentage
SC/ ST40%

AP DEECET 2020 Counselling

The student’s final selection is based on the counseling round. Shortlisted candidates will only be called for counseling. Counseling will be conducted through online mode only. It is scheduled to be commenced in the first week of June 2020. Seats will be allotted to the candidates according to their marks and ranks in the examination.

Students have to follow the below-mentioned AP DEECET Counselling process in order to register and participate in the counseling:

  • Visit the official website of AP DEECET.
  • Search and click on the link related to Web Counselling Process.
  • Register and start filling the colleges choice
  • Now, pay the counseling fees through the payment gateway.
  • After that, the conducting board will announce AP DIETCET Seat Allotment.
  • If students get a seat in a Government college, he/ she has to pay an amount of INR 2500
  • If students get allotment in Private college, he/ she has to pay tuition fees of amount INR 12500.
  • Finally, applicants must report the seat allotted college.

Students are instructed to bring the following list of documents at the time of counselling for verification:

  • AP DIETCET Rank Card 2020
  • Manabadi Admit Card 2020
  • SSC Marks Memo or equivalent
  • Intermediate Mark list
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Caste Certificate in case of OBC/SC/ST candidates
  • Income Certificate issued by the Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
  • Study Certificates from Class 6 to Intermediate
  • Residence or Local Status Certificate
  • Date of Birth Certificate
  • PH/NCC/CAP/Sports Certificates if applicable

Subject wise allotment of seats for admission into D.El.Ed. Course

Seat will be alloted based on the following percentage

1. Mathematics – 25% of seats

2. Physical Science – 25% of seats

3. Biological Science – 25% of seats

4. Social Studies – 25% of seats

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