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AP LAWCET Eligibility Criteria 2021

Updated By Sukriti Vajpayee on 11 Jan, 2021 11:40

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AP LAWCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Sri Krishnadevaraya University, on behalf of the APSCHE (short for Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education), sets the eligibility norms for AP LAWCET. The AP LAWCET eligibility norms prescribe the minimum educational qualifications and age limit required for pursuing the 3-year LLB and 5-year integrated BA/B.Com LLB programmes. Check out the important eligibility terms and conditions for AP LAWCET 2021 which are to be fulfilled by the aspirants to successfully apply for the 2021 session of AP LAWCET exam. 

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Detailed Eligibility Criteria for AP LAWCET 2021

Candidates have to meet the following criteria to be eligible for AP LAWCET 2021:


  • Candidates should be Indian nationals and satisfy local/non-local status requirements as per Andhra Pradesh Education Institutions Order, 1974.

  • Non-Indian nationals may also apply if they satisfy rules of the concerned Universities.

Age Limit:

  • There is no upper age limit for AP LAWCET 2021.

  • For the 5-year LLB programme, the minimum age of candidates at the time of the examination must be 17 years.

  • For the 3-year LLB programme, the minimum age of candidates at the time of the examination must be 21 years.

AP LAWCET 2021 Eligibility Norms for 5-year LL.B Programme

  • Candidates should have passed Class 12 or equivalent examination from any recognised state or central board.

  • Candidates belonging to General/OBC category should have a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination.

  • Candidates belonging to SC/ST category should have a minimum of 40% aggregate in the qualifying examination.

AP LAWCET 2021 Eligibility Norms for 3-year LL.B Programme

  • Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration in any subject from a State or Central University.

  • Minimum of 45% marks for General/ OBC category candidates and 40% marks for SC/ ST category candidates in the qualifying examination.

  • Candidates who are in the last year of college can apply for the programme if they meet other eligibility norms.

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What is the date of AP LAWCET Counselling?

-bhukya simhadriUpdated on January 28, 2021 04:51 PM
  • 1 Answer
Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

The dates for AP LAWCET Counselling 2021 have not been released yet, however, the AP LAWCET Counselling 2021 is expected to begin by the First week of June 2021. The AP LAWCET 2021 exam schedule has not been announced by APSCHE and is likely to be released in the second week of March 2021.

Applicants are advised to keep visiting AP LAWCET 2021 Important Dates to keep a track of the upcoming events. The entire schedule will be updated here as soon as the official notification is released. Meanwhile, applicants can prepare for AP LAWCET and check out ...


Is caste certificate and income certificate necessary for AP LAWCET counselling?

-Lakshmi saisriUpdated on November 20, 2020 08:01 PM
  • 2 Answers
Sukriti Vajpayee, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear student,

It is mandatory for you to have some documents for the counselling process of AP LAWCET. Caste Certificate and Income Certificate come under the necessary documents for the counselling of the law entrance exam. In fact, if you have applied for admission under a reserved category, it is compulsory for you to show proof during the counselling. If you fail to do so, your candidature will be cancelled.

Giving proof of income is necessary if you are applying for any scholarship programme. If not, it is not mandatory to produce the income certificate of your family in the ...


I got 1967 rank. Can I get a seat in the Kurnool Law College, Andhra Pradesh. I am a SC candidate.

-Prajwala Updated on November 05, 2020 03:43 PM
  • 1 Answer
Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

Whether or not you will get a seat in the Kurnool Law College, Andhra Pradesh depends on the merit list of the institute. The merit list is not out yet, however, you are advised to keep a close eye on the official website of the law college to stay updated with the same.

Meanwhile, check out the list of Private Law Colleges in Andhra Pradesh Accepting AP LAWCET Scores. For any admission related issue, either dial our toll-free number 1800-572-9877 or fill-up the Common Application Form. For any queries, write back to us on the QnA zone.

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