PGECET 2015 Eligibility Criteria

Updated on: Mar 23, 2015

In order to be eligible to appear for PGECET 2015, the candidates must have passed, or currently be appearing for, one of the following programmes:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.)
  • Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.)
  • Associate Member of Institution of Engineers (AMIE)
  • Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.)
  • Bachelor of Planning (B.Plan)
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm.)

The mentioned qualifying degrees will vary according to the postgraduate degree a candidate is applying to.

For engineering and pharmacy courses, candidates should have earned 50 percent marks in subjects taken during the qualifying exam (combined). For reserved categories, the required marks are 45 percent. More specific eligibility requirements vary by degree course and school.

Candidates must also note that preference would be given to Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2015) qualified candidates for admission to various professional postgraduate programmes offered by the colleges of Andhra Pradesh. PGECET 2015 qualified students will be considered for the remaining vacant seats.

Similarly, Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT) 2015 qualified candidates would be considered before PGECET 2015 qualified candidates for admission to M.Pharm. programmes.

The graduate level Pharm-D (post-baccalaureate) course is a graduate level three-year program in pharmacy. Interested candidates should have passed the B.Pharm. from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI).

You can also learn more about the detailed eligibility criteria list for various PG programmes offered by different universities at

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