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AP POLYCET 2022 Exam Pattern - Marking Scheme, Question Distribution

Updated By Mahima Bahl on 16 May, 2022 17:25

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AP POLYCET 2022 Exam Pattern

AP POLYCET Exam Pattern 2022 - The State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET), Andhra Pradesh has released the exam pattern of AP POLYCET 2022 on its official website polycetap.nic.in. The AP POLYCET 2022 exam pattern highlights details regarding the weightage of questions, subjects, types of questions, marking scheme, and other exam concerned topics. The AP POLYCET 2022 exam will be conducted on May 29, 2022

Candidates appearing for AP POLYCET 2022 will be getting admissions into government, private, aided, unaided and polytechnic colleges of Andhra Pradesh through AP POLYCET score. Candidates before appearing for the AP POLYCET exam should check the exam pattern of AP POLYCET 2022 exam. All the details related to the AP POLYCET exam pattern 2022 have been explained in this article.


The AP POLYCET exam conducting officials have revised the exam pattern last year. This year's AP POLYCET question paper will have 10 more questions in the Physics section and 10 fewer in the mathematics section. The overall composition of the paper, i.e, the total marks and everything will remain the same. Compared to the previous year's AP POLYCET question paper, this year the Physics section will compromise 40 questions for a maximum of 40 marks and the mathematics section will comprise 50 questions carrying maximum marks of 50.


It is important as well as logical for the candidates they possess enough information about the AP POLYCET entrance exam pattern before they start their AP POLYCET 2022 exam preparation. To get a clear indication about the AP POLYCET entrance exam 2022, the candidates must have a deep understanding of the exam pattern of AP POLYCET. The success of the candidates appearing for the entrance exam will depend on how well they know the AP POLYCET exam pattern of 2022. In addition to the AP POLYCET 2022 exam pattern, the candidates must also have a fair understanding of the AP POLYCET marking scheme and AP POLYCET 2022 syllabus for sure shot success in the state-level entrance examination. 

Check out all the details regarding the AP POLYCET 2022 exam pattern in the following sections.

Overview of AP POLYCET Exam Pattern 2022

Candidates applying for the AP POLYCET 2022 exam will have to check the exam pattern before giving the entrance exam.The exam pattern of AP POLYCET 2022 exam states the following details- the name of the exam, mode of the exam, duration, type of questions asked in the exam, total marks allotted in the exam, the sections of the exams, exam date, exam level, and the marking scheme. 

The table below shows all the necessary details required for the candidates to know regarding the AP POLYCET 2022 exam pattern.

Particulars

Details

Name of the exam

Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test or AP POLYCET 

Exam date

May 29, 2022

Mode

Offline (Pen and Paper-based exam)

Duration

2 hours

Type of Questions

Multiple choice questions or MCQ

Total marks

120

Sections 

  • Physics
  • Chemistry 
  • Mathematics

Marking scheme 

One mark is awarded for every correct answer and for every wrong answer 

Exam level

Class 10 standard

Highlights of AP POLYCET 2022 Exam Pattern

The highlights of the exam pattern of AP POLYCET 2022 will help the candidates with all the information they require regarding the AP POLYCET 2022 exam pattern:

  • The AP POLYCET 2022 exam will be conducted in offline mode

  • The candidates will be given a total of 120 minutes (2 Hours) to complete the paper

  • The questions will be based on subjects such as Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry

  • The Physics section will comprise 40 questions, Chemistry 30 questions and the Mathematics section will have 50 questions

  • The questions will be asked for the class 10 syllabus

  • For marking their responses, the candidates will only be allowed to use a 2B pencil only

  • Objective type questions will be asked in the AP POLYCET 2022 entrance examination

  • No marks will be deducted for an incorrect response

Division of Questions in AP POLYCET 2022 Exam

The table below shows the division of questions asked in AP POLYCET 2022 exam. The divisions have been decided into the subjects asked in the exam and the number of questions asked for the particular subject. Given below is the detailed exam pattern of AP POLYCET 2022 including the duration and marking scheme:

Section

Total Number of Questions

Marks Each Section Carries

Total Time Duration

Physics

40

40

120 Minutes (2 Hours)

Chemistry

30

30

Mathematics

50

50

Total

120

120

Section-Wise AP POLYCET 2022 Exam Pattern

The table below shows the highlights of AP POLYCET exam 2022, which it is explained clearly according to the sections, exam type, subjects, questions, marks allotted, and duration of the exam. For clarity of the candidates, the divisions have been made. Candidates are advised to check the table for any queries.

Exam type

Section 

Subject 

Questions 

Marks 

Duration 

Objective 

A

Mathematics 

50

50

2 hours

B

Physics 

40

40

C

Chemistry 

30

30

Total

120

120

AP POLYCET 2022 Syllabus

The AP POLYCET 2022 syllabus is completely based on Class 10 (SSC) syllabus. The candidates need to revise the entire syllabus of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. Apart from the revision, it is advisable to practice as many practice tests as possible to enhance knowledge and accuracy. There are no specific chapters/ topics prescribed for the entrance exam, and the candidates will need to refer to the Class 10 Maths, Physics, and Chemistry textbooks. Candidates must be aware that the syllabus of  AP POLYCET 2022 paper 1 comprises of Physics and Chemistry and Paper 2 comprises of Mathematics.

Candidates who want to achieve good scores in AP POLYCET 2022, should check the AP POLYCET syllabus 2022 so that they are not mistaken in their preparation. The points below highlight the important topics of the subjects covered in the syllabus of AP POLYCET 2022:

Mathematics

The syllabus of AP POLYCET 2022 Mathematics has been presented in the table below: 

Sets 

Volume 

Algebra 

Surface area

Statistics 

Mathematical modelling

Polynomial 

Probability 

P[rogrression 

Coordinate geometry

Real number 

Trigonometry 

Number system

Quadratic equation

Physics

The syllabus of AP POLYCET 2022 Physics has been presented in the table below: 

Reflexion of light 

Modern Physics

Elements of vector

Modern harmonic motion and acoustics

Work power and energy 

Kinetics 

Friction 

Chemistry

The syllabus of AP POLYCET 2022 Chemistry has been presented in the table below: 

Acids and bases

Water technology

Solutions 

Environmental chemistry

Polymer 

Corrosion 

Corrosion 

Atomic structure

AP POLYCET Marking Scheme 2022

The AP POLYCET 2022 marking scheme have been given below for the candidates who are aspiring to appear in the AP POLYCET 2022 entrance exam:

  • The question paper of AP POLYCET 2022 will comprise of a total of 120 questions

  • There will be 60 questions in the question paper which will be based on the class 10 level Mathematics

  • 30 questions each will be based on the class 10 level Physics and Chemistry

  • The candidates will be given 1 mark for each correct attempt

  • There will be no negative marking for AP POLYCET 2022 exam

How to prepare for AP POLYCET exam?

To prepare efficiently for AP POLYCET 2022, below are the preparation tips of AP POLYCET that will be helpful to the candidates who are willing to appear for the AP POLYCET 2022 exam:

  • Understand the AP POLYCET syllabus 2022 clearly as it will help the candidates to prepare effectively for the entrance exam
  • Practising the topics related to the exam is very important as practising the topics will bring perfection to the students
  • Preparing a study strategy so that it can be followed till the end of the exam so that the syllabus is covered completely by the candidates
  • Practising the AP POLYCET sample papers, previous question papers and mock tests are very important so that the efficiency is maintained in time management and building self-confidence
  • Focusing well on the marking scheme of the exam is vital for the candidates. If the candidates are aware of the marking scheme, candidates will be able to allot the time effectively for each question
  • Candidates are advised to refer to study materials for preparing for AP POLYCET exam 2022

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FAQs about AP POLYCET Exam Pattern

Is it mandatory for the candidates to solve all the questions in AP POLYCET 2022?

It is not mandatory for the candidates to solve all the questions in AP POLYCET 2022.

What is the date of releasing the hall ticket for AP POLYCET 2022?

 The hall tickets of AP POLYCET 2022 will be available after the application process concludes.

What is the application fee of AP POLYCET 2022 exam?

The application fee of AP POLYCET 2022 is Rs 350 and offline fees for applying are Rs 400 for all the candidates appearing in the exam
 

Is there any negative marking in AP POLYCET 2022 exam?

No, there are no provision for negative marking in AP POLYCET 2022

Will there be a brake time between the different sections of AP POLYCET 2022 exam?

No, there will be no brakes provided to the candidates between the different sections in AP POLYCET 2022. Candidates will have to sit for entire 2 hours and then leave the exam hall

What is the full form of AP POLYCET?

The full form of AP POLYCET is Andhra Pradesh Polytechnic Common Entrance Test 

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