Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Kakinada conducts Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET) on behalf of the AP State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE). AP EAMCET is a national level entrance examination which is conducted to offer admissions into various undergraduate professional courses available at various Universities/Private colleges in the state of Andhra Pradesh (AP). The courses include:
- Engineering (BTech), Bio-Technology, BTech (Dairy Technology), BTech(Agricultural Engineering), BTech(Food Science and Technology)
- BSc (Ag)/BSc (Hort)/BVSc & AH/BFSc
- BPharmacy, PharmaD
By clearing AP EAMCET candidates can secure admissions into engineering, architecture and pharmacy courses offered at Universities/Private colleges in AP.
From 2018, the exam will be held online. The idea behind this move is to make students from rural areas and government colleges aware of online examinations. AP EAMCET 2018 exam is scheduled to be held on April 22 - 25, 2018.