AP Degree Online Admission 2020-21 Process, Eligibility, Guidelines: AP Government has issued orders to conduct “online admission process for admission” into under graduate courses offered by the Degree Colleges in the State is to promote merit, achieve excellence, curb malpractices, implement reservations, conduct fair, non-discriminatory and merit based admissions on a transparent basis in the larger interests and welfare of the student community.
Whereas, the Vice-Chancellors of the ten conventional Universities in the State i.e. Andhra University, Sri Venkateswara University, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Adikavi Nannayya University, Yogi Vemana University, Dr. B.R.Ambedkar University, Krishna University, Rayalaseema University, Vikrama Simhapuri University and the Commissioner of Collegiate Education have authorized the Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education to conduct admissions into Government, Aided and Private Unaided and Autonomous Degree Colleges in the State of Andhra Pradesh from the academic year 2020-21.
Subject: Introduction of Online admission process for admission into under graduate courses offered by the Degree Colleges in the State – Rules for online admissions for admission of students into Undergraduate Courses in Arts, Science, Social Sciences, Commerce, Management, Computer Applications and Social work etc. including Honours, in all faculties in Government Degree Colleges, Government Autonomous Degree Colleges, Private Aided Degree Colleges, Private Unaided Degree Colleges and Private-Autonomous Degree Colleges (Aided and Unaided) –Notification – Orders – issued.
రాష్ట్రవ్యాప్తంగా డిగ్రీ కాలేజీల్లో ప్రవేశాలను ఇక ఆన్లైన్లో నిర్వహించేలా ప్రభుత్వం నోటిఫికేషన్ విడుదల చేసింది. ఆర్ట్స్, సైన్స్, సోషల్ సైన్సెస్, కామర్స్, మేనేజ్మెంట్, కంప్యూటర్ అప్లికేషన్స్, సోషల్ వర్క్ తదితర అన్ని డిగ్రీ కోర్సులకు ఆన్లైన్లో ప్రవేశాలు చేపట్టనున్నారు. ప్రభుత్వ, ప్రభుత్వ అటానమస్, ఎయిడెడ్, ప్రైవేట్, ప్రైవేట్ అటానమస్ కాలేజీల్లో సీట్లను ఆన్లైన్ అడ్మిషన్ల ద్వారా పారదర్శకంగా భర్తీ చేయనున్నారు. ఈ మేరకు ఉన్నత విద్యాశాఖ ప్రత్యేక ప్రధాన కార్యదర్శి సతీష్చంద్ర గురువారం రాత్రి జీవో 34 విడుదల చేశారు. 2020-21 విద్యాసంవత్సరానికి సంబంధించి ఆన్లైన్ ప్రవేశాల ప్రక్రియను ప్రత్యేక కమిటీ ద్వారా చేపట్టనున్నారు. అడ్మిషన్ల విధివిధానాలను ఉత్తర్వుల్లో పొందుపరిచారు.
Eligibility Criteria for Online Degree Admission 2020-21:
The eligibility criteria for the Undergraduate Courses such as B.A/ B.Sc./ B.Com. / B.Com. (Voc) / B.Com.(Hons) /BSW /BBA /BBM/BCA etc., shall be as mentioned below:
(i) The Candidate should be of Indian Nationality.
(ii) The candidate should satisfy ‘local’/’non-local’ status requirements as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions) Order,1974, as subsequently amended (enclosed as AnnexureI).
iii) Candidates seeking admission into 1st year B.A./ B.Com./ B.Com. (Voc.)/ B.Com.(Hons)/ BSW/ BBA/ BBM/ BCA etc Degree Courses must have passed Two Year Intermediate Examination conducted by the Board of Intermediate Education, AP OR an Examination of any other University/Board recognized as equivalent thereto, (other than Pre-Degree Course in Oriental Languages of OU), as specified in the Annexure II.
(iv) Candidates seeking admission into the B.Sc. 1st Year Course should have passed and secured an aggregate of 40% marks (a Pass only in the case of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes candidates) in the concerned Science Subjects (i.e. Physical Sciences and Mathematics OR Physical Sciences and Biological Sciences as the case may be) in the qualifying examination. Candidates who have passed the qualifying examination with Arts/Commerce subjects are NOT ELIGIBLE for admissions into the B.Sc. Course.
(v) In respect to the candidates, who have passed Intermediate (Vocational) Courses from the Board of Intermediate Education, AP OR +2 Examination conducted by any Board other than listed in the Annexure-II, the candidates shall submit an equivalence certificate issued by the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh.
(vi) The Candidates who have passed a Diploma in Engineering/ Technology/Non-Engineering Courses recognized by State Board of Technical Education & Training (SBTET), AP, are eligible for admission in the 2nd Year in all the Degree Programmes as per G.O.Ms.No.112, Higher Education Department, Dt.27.10.2001, in the supernumerary seats subject to a maximum of 5% of sanctioned intake.
(vii) The Candidates who have passed Intermediate (Vocational) Medical Lab Technology Course from the Board of Intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh OR from any other State equivalent to it are eligible for admission into B.A. /B.Com Courses only. However, those who have a Bridge Course Certificate along with Intermediate (Vocational) Medical Lab Technology are eligible for B.Sc. Courses.
(viii) Candidates who have passed Intermediate Examination with Mathematics, Economics and Commerce combination are eligible for admission into B.Sc. with Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science combination. (ix) Candidates seeking admission to BSW Course should have secured not less than 40% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination (a pass only in the case of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes candidates).
Merit Criteria for admission into Undergraduate Courses
(B.A. / B.Sc. / B.Com. /B.Com.(Voc)/B.Com.(Hons) /BSW /BBA /BBM/ BCA) etc:
The order of merit of the candidates shall be on the basis of the aggregate marks secured by the candidates in the qualifying examination. However, the aggregate marks awarded by other Boards will be normalized with that of Board of Intermediate Education, AP.
In case of a tie in the aggregate marks, the following preferences shall be followed in the order: (a) the marks secured by the candidates in the group subjects, (b) the marks secured in English Language and (c) the date of birth/ age of the candidate (senior in age getting priority).
(i) Admissions to the 1st Year of the three year Degree Courses will be made in order of merit as per the options exercised by the candidates through OAMDC.
(ii) Fraction of 0.5% and above secured by the candidates in the qualifying examination shall be treated as 1% wherever necessary in the calculation of percentage of marks (eg. 39.5% and above shall be treated as 40%).
Allotment of Seats:
Provisional allotment of seats into Courses / Colleges shall be made in the order of merit of by following the Rules of Reservation issued by the Government from time to time.
(i) Allotment of Seats for B.Com: 60% of the total number of available seats in B.Com in any College under the jurisdiction of the Universities of Andhra Pradesh State shall be reserved for the candidates who studied and passed the qualifying examination with Commerce as one of the subject.
(ii) Allotment of Seats for B.A: 50% of the total number of available seats in B.A. in any College under the jurisdiction of the Universities of Andhra Pradesh State shall be reserved for the candidates who studied and passed the qualifying examination with at least one subject of Social Sciences or Humanities at the qualifying examination level.
Candidates who pass the qualifying examination through a medium other than English and desirous of studying B.A./ B.Com./ B.Com. (Hons.)/ BSW/ BBA/ BBM/ BCA Courses etc., in English shall be allowed to do so without stipulating any condition provided they secured minimum percentage in English in the qualifying examination.
Candidates who desire to take admission into Telugu/ Hindi/ Urdu/ Kannada/ Marathi medium in Undergraduate Courses should have studied
i. In the language concerned (Telugu/ Hindi / Urdu/ Kannada/ Marathi) medium upto 10th standard or at Intermediate level.
ii. They must have studied the language concerned as one of the subjects/second language either upto 10th standard or at Intermediate level or 10 +2 level.
As per the G.O.Ms.No.112, Higher Education Department, Dt.27.10.2001, the students who have completed three year Diploma Courses in Commercial and Computer Practice conducted by the State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET) of Andhra Pradesh State which is equivalent to B.Com 1st Year are eligible to get admission into 2nd Year B.Com.
Rules of Reservation for Admissions:
Reservation for local Candidates: Admission to 85% of the seats in each Course shall be reserved for the local candidates and the remaining 15% of the seats shall be unreserved as specified in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions) Order, 1974 as subsequently amended (Details enclosed in Annexure-I).
In respect of State Universities, the State quotas apply as prescribed in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions) Order, 1974.
Reservation for SC/ST/BC Communities/EWS
There shall be reservation of seats for SCs, STs and BCs as specified hereunder:
(a) Scheduled Castes A total of 15% of seats in each Course shall be reserved for Candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes Category.
(b) Scheduled Tribes A total of 6% of seats in each Course shall be reserved for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Tribes Category.
(c) Backward Classes A total of 29% seats in each Course shall be reserved for the candidates in respect of Backward classes candidates as shown below:
Group – A : 7%
Group – B : 10%
Group – C : 1%
Group – D : 7%
Group -E : 4%
Reservation of Seats for NCC and Games & Sports/ Extra Curricular Activities/ Children of Ex-Servicemen and Armed Personnel:
A Maximum of 4.5% of the seats of Degree Courses shall be reserved for the candidates who have distinguished themselves in Sports, Extra-Curricular activities, N.C.C and children of Ex-Servicemen and Armed Personnel as follows:-
(i) Reservation for N.C.C : 1% of the seats are reserved for the students possessing the prescribed certificates in N.C.C. If suitable candidate is not available for any seat in the above categories, the same shall be filled up from general pool on the basis of merit.
(ii) Reservation of seats for Games and Sports: 0.5% of the seats are reserved for students who have participated in the following games and sports (list given below). The selection of the candidates under this category shall be made according to the G.O.Ms.No.20, Youth Advancement, Tourism& Culture (Sports) Department, dated: 24.08.2009.
Change of Medium:
The candidates shall not be permitted to change the medium after the final allotment of the seat is made.
Fee for Undergraduate Courses:
Fee for Undergraduate Courses in Arts, Commerce, Science, Social Science, Social Work, Management and Computer Applications etc. including Honours, of all the faculties, shall be according to the prescribed fee by the Government on the recommendation of AP Higher Education Regulatory and Monitoring Commission (APHERMC), payable per student, per annum, for each Course, in each College.