AP PGLCET 2023: Exam Dates (OUT), Registration (OPEN), Fees, Eligibility, Syllabus, Results

Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Law Common Entrance Test 2023 ( AP PGLCET )


Registration: 23 Mar '23 - 22 Apr '23

Kritika Rai

Kritika RaiSenior Content Executive

Updated on Mar 28, 2023 16:59 IST

AP PGLCET 2023 - The Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) started AP PGLCET application process 2023 at the official site of Common Entrance Tests (CETS), cets.apsche.ap.gov.in on March 23, 2023 for admission to the LLM course. Candidates can fill out and submit the AP PGLCET application form 2023 without a late fee till April 22, 2023. The AP PGLCET exam will be conducted on May 20, 2023. Candidates seeking admission to the LLM programme offered by institutions that accept APPLCET must fill out the AP PGLCET application form 2023. APSCHE has not released AP PGLCET application process yet. The application form will be released soon.

The exam authority, APSCHE conducts AP PGLCET for admission to LLM courses offered at the Andhra Pradesh universities and their affiliated law colleges. Sri Padmavati College for Women will conduct AP PGLCET 2023 in a Computer-Based Test mode. Candidates can check all about AP PGLCET 2023 including eligibility criteria, application process, important dates and other details on this page. 

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AP LAWCET/ PGLCET Eligibility Criteria 2023: 3-year LLB, 5-year LLB, LLM Courses Requirement, Age Limit, Qualification

What is AP PGLCET?

Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Common Law Entrance Test (AP PGLCET) is a state-level entrance exam conducted by Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) for admissions to LLM course. On the basis of AP PGLCET scores, candidates are offered admissions to various universities and their affiliated colleges of the state. The exam is conducted by Acharya Nagarjun University, Guntur on behalf of APSCHE in an online mode.

AP PGLCET 2023 Dates

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of AP PGLCET 2023 exam

DatesUpcoming Exam Dates

23 Mar '23 -

22 Apr '23

AP PGLAWCET applications 2023 without late fee


29 Apr '23 -

4 May '23

APPGLCET application 2023 with extra late fee INR 500

5 May '23 -

8 May '23

APPGLCET application 2023 with extra late fee INR 1000

10 May '23 -

11 May '23

AP PGLCET application correction window for AP PGLCET 2023

15 May '23 -

19 May '23

AP PGLCET 2023 admit card/hall tickets

20 May '23

AP PGLCET 2023 exam

To Be Notified

APPGLCET 2023 results

DatesPast Exam Dates

22 Mar '23

AP PGLCET 2023 exam notification

9 Mar '23

APPGLCET application 2023 with extra late fee INR 2000

AP PGLCET Eligibility Criteria 2023

Candidates seeking admissions through AP PG Law entrance exam need to fulfil the eligibility criteria as under: 

  • They should have passed or appeared in the final year of their bachelor degree in law i.e. Five-year LLB degree or three-year LLB degree from any recognised university. 
  • They should have secured at least 50% marks if belonging to General/ OBC category and 45% marks if belonging to SC/ ST category.
  • There is no upper age or lower age limit for this course. 

The candidates who are appearing or are awaiting results of their bachelor degree can apply for AP PGLCET but they have to submit the proof of qualification at the time of final admission. 

AP PGLCET 2023 Highlights



Exam name

Andhra Pradesh Post Graduate Law Common Entrance Test

Conducting body

Sri Krishnadevaraya University (on behalf of APSCHE)

Exam frequency

Once a year

Exam mode


Exam fees

INR 1,000 for OC, INR 950 for BC, and INR 900 for SC/ ST

Exam duration

1 hour 30 minutes 

Courses offered

LLM courses 

Language of paper

English and Telugu


Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, PIL, Mercantile Law, Labour Law, Crimes and Torts, IPR and Other Laws

Total marks 

120 marks 

Marking scheme

1 mark awarded for each correct attempt. No negative marking in case of wrong attempts.

Number of exam cities

16 test cities 

Official website


Official number


AP PGLCET Exam Centres 2023

AP PGLCET is conducted in different regions of Andhra Pradesh. ANU Guntur has listed 16 test cities for AP PGLCET 2023, where the exam will be conducted in CBT mode. Take a look at the exam centres list in the table below:

APLAWCET Exam Centres
District  Regional Exam Centre



Sri Satyasai Puttaparthi 
Chittoor Chittoor
Annamayya Madanapalle




East Godavari Rajahmundry
Kakinada Kakinada
Konaseema Amalapuram
Guntur Guntur
Bapatla Chirala
Palnadu Narasaraopeta



NTR Viayawada



Nandyal Nandyal
Sri Potti Sri Ramulu Nellore












Anakapalle Anakapalle
Vizianagaram Vizianagaram
West Godavari




Eluru Eluru
YSR Kadapa



AP PGLCET Admission Process 2023

The admission process for AP PGLCET 2023 is as per the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Apply for AP PGLCET 2023 - Candidates need to apply for AP PGLCET 2023 for LLM admission at the official website. The application process includes, registration, application fee payment, filling up personal and academic details besides category and domicile information. The application process is completely online. 

Step 2: Download AP PGLCET admit card 2023 - Candidates who apply successfully for AP PGLCET 2023, will be issued hall tickets mentioning exam date and other details. Candidates need to download the admit card through the link given on the official website. 

Step 3: Appear for AP PGLCET exam - Candidates need to appear for AP PGLCET 2023 as per the schedule and at the allotted exam centre. The exam will be conducted in a Computer-Based Test mode. 

Step 4: AP PGLCET 2023 results and merit list - The exam authority will declare results for AP PGLCET 2023 on the official website. The merit lists of AP PGLCET 2023 will also be released category-wise for mentioning marks and ranks of the qualified candidates. The merit list will be final for admission seat allotment process.  

Step 5: AP PGLCET 2023 counselling - Candidates who name and ranks will be mentioned in the merit list, are required to participate in the counselling process for final seat and college allotment. Candidates would be required to register for web-counselling, and then report at the allotted law college for document verification and other admission formalities. 

AP PGLCET Accepting Colleges 2023 

The exam is accepted by various government, private and self-financing institutes affiliated to universities in Andhra Pradesh. Some of the colleges accepting the law entrance exam scores are: 

List of colleges accepting AP PGLCET

Veeravalli College of Law, Rajahmundry

Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Law, Kakinada

Sri R K M Law College

Andhra University

Visakha Law College, Visakhapatnam

Dr Ambedkar Law College

Smt. Velagapudi Durgamba Siddhartha Law College

Indira Priyadarshini Law College

Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam

School of Legal Studies, Acharya Nagarjuna University

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Q. When will AP PGLCET 2023 notification be released?

A. The admission notification for AP PGLCET 2023 was released in local newspapers and Andhra Pradesh CETS website, and the application process begin at https://cets.apsche.ap.gov.in/.   

Q. When will the application form for AP PGLCET 2023 be available?

A. The application form of AP PGLCET 2023 will be available soon.  

Q. What is the eligibility criteria for AP PGLCET 2023 for LLM admission?

A. As per the eligibility criteria for AP PGLCET 2023, a candidate must have completed a bachelor degree in law either 5-year or 3-year LLB course. They should have obtained 50% marks in the qualifying examination (45% marks for SC/ST).  

Q. What is the exam date for AP PGLCET 2023?

A. The exam date for AP PGLCET 2023 has not been released yet. It will release after the release of the admission notice by APSCHE.  

Q. What are the subjects for AP PGLCET 2023?

A. The entrance exam, AP PGLCET 2023 will be based on the core law subjects of graduation level. The main subjects for AP PGLCET 2023 are as under:
  • Jurisprudence
  • Constitutional Law
  • Public International Law
  • Mercantile Law
  • Labour Law
  • Crimes and Torts
  • IPR & Other Laws

Q. What is the helpdesk number for AP PGLCET 2023?

A. The exam authority will share helpdesk number for AP PGLCET 2023 along with the notification. The helpdesk number will be available for candidates to resolve their queries regarding technical difficulties while filling the application form, download admit card, answer key or scorecard.  

Q. How to apply for AP PGLCET 2023?

A. To apply for AP PGLCET 2023, candidates can visit the official website, and fill the form as under:
  • Register and pay the application fee through AP/ TS Online 
  • Fill the application form with academic details, personal details, residential and permanent address, select exam centres preferences etc.
  • Next, submit the application form in online mode only. 

Q. What are the total marks for AP PGLCET 2023?

A. The total marks for AP PGLCET 2023 are 120 divided into seven subjects as under:
Subject No. of Questions
Jurisprudence 20
Constitutional Law 20
Public International Law 16
Mercantile Law 16
Labour Law 16
Crimes and Torts 16
IPR & Other Laws 16

Q. When will the results of AP PGLCET 2023 be announced?

A. The results of AP PGLCET 2023 has been declared on August 07, as per the schedule.  

Q. What is the medium of AP PGLCET 2023 paper?

A. The medium or language of AP PGLCET 2023 question paper will be English and Telugu. Candidates have to understand the question in the language they understand, and select the answer correctly.   

Q. How can I select the nearest exam centre for AP PGLCET 2023?

A. Candidates can choose their nearest location as the exam centre for AP PGLCET 2023 while filling up the application form. They can select at least 3 cities as per the nearest preference.   

AP PGLCET 2023 Contact Information



Department of Law,

Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur-515003(A.P.) India.

For Technical Queries: 9393 711 110

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