AP LAWCET Eligibility Criteria 2020

Updated By Subhashri Roy on 16 Mar, 2020 09:40

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AP LAWCET 2020 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 2020 which are to be fulfilled by the aspirants to successfully apply for the 2020 session of AP LAWCET exam. 

Detailed Eligibility Criteria for AP LAWCET 2020

Candidates have to meet the following criteria to be eligible for AP LAWCET 2020:


  • 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 2020.

  • 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 2020 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 2020 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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Related Questions

I am not a resident of Andhra Pradesh. Can I get admission to Law colleges in Andhra Pradesh?

-AnonymousUpdated on October 16, 2020 11:40 PM
  • 1 Answer
Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

If you are not from Andhra Pradesh, you can still fill the application form of AP LAWCET. There are plenty of law colleges that provide admission to non-domicile candidates. Check the entire list of law colleges in Andhra Pradesh here. Also, go through the Private Law Colleges in Andhra Pradesh Accepting AP LAWCET Scores.

To take any admission related assistance, please feel free to reach out to our admission counsellors, by either dialling 1800-572-9877 (toll-free) or fill the Common Application Form. You can also write more questions in the QnA zone.

Thank You


Is it necessary to bring original aadhar card or Can we bring zerox of aadhar to centre?

-SRUJANA NandyalaUpdated on October 05, 2020 03:42 AM
  • 1 Answer
Sukriti Vajpayee, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear student,

You will have to bring your original aadhar card along with yourself to the AP LAWCET 2020 exam centre that has been allocated to you. Xerox copies or photocopies of the document will not be accepted as an identity proof.

Go through the following links to know more about the AP LAWCET 2020.

Fill our Common Application Form (CAF) and apply to the colleges accepting ...


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