APSET 2019 Result and Cut Off

APSET Results 2019 is expected to be announced in November. Andhra University will declare result of Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test at apset.net.in. Candidates must obtain at least 40% in aggregate in paper 1 and 2 (35% for reserved categories). In addition, cut off is determined to determine eligibility for Assistant Professor / Lecturer. Top 6% are declared qualified. To check APSET result, roll number is required.  Qualified candidates must then attend certificate verification. Get here complete details of APSET Results 2019 and cut off including how to check result, certificate verification schedule, list of documents, address slip.

APSET Results 2019

APSET Results 2019 are published in form of list of candidates who are qualified in the Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test. Qualified candidates are placed in roll number order and not as per merit. It is imperative to check results and then attend verification as per schedule. So as not to miss any important event, check all dates below.

APSET Results 2019 Important Date
Date of exam 20 Oct 2019
Declaration of result of APSET 2019 (expected) Nov 2019

Check here: Candidates can check APSET 2019 results as per schedule at apset.net.in.

APSET 2019 Result

Last time Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test was held on July 1, and result was announced on August 18. Therefore by that timeline, it is expected that APSET 2019 results could be announced by December 7.


As important it is to check result, while waiting for it as well as after getting it, knowing APSET Cut Off is equally important. Every year AU release cut off for exam along with results. APSET 2019 cut off will be available with result. In the meantime, check past year cut offs below.

Name of Subject 2018 Cut Off 2017 Cut Off
Archaeology 54 55.43
Anthropology 51.33 54.26
Chemical Sciences 48 56.57
Commerce 54 51.43
Computer Science & Applications 45.33 55.43
Economics 49.33 53.14
Education 46 60
English 48 64
Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences 48.67 53.71
Environmental Science 54 55.43
Geography 50.67 57.71
Hindi 48.67 53.71
History 50.67 55.43
Journalism & Mass Communication 58.67 57.71
Law 50 53.71
Linguistics 53.33 57.14
Life Sciences 47.33 53.14
Library & Information Science 53.33 53.71
Management 50.67 54.29
Mathematical Sciences 45.33 49.71
Philosophy 55.33 58.86
Physical Sciences 50 52.57
Physical Education 49.33 53.71
Political Sciences 50.67 56.57
Psychology 52 59.43
Public Administration 52 59.43
Sanskrit 55.33 63.43
Sociology 50.67 58.29
Social work 50.67 52
Telugu 45.33 48.57
Urdu 50 59.43

Please note that above cut offs are applicable to UR male candidates. For complete cut offs, check cut off of APSET.

APSET Result 2019 – Marks Obtained

Marks in Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test are as per final official answer key. Final official APSET answer key is compiled after accepting challenges from all quarters and making changes to initial key as per them and expert suggestions. Using that, and marking scheme, candidates are awarded marks.

Exam pattern of APSET 2019 is as follows.

APSET Results

Marking scheme of APSET 2019 is as follows.

APSET Result 2019

Therefore we arrive at scoring formula as follows.

Marks in exam = Number of correct answers x 2

This applies to paper 1 as well as paper 2.

APSET Result 2019 – Qualifying Marks

Cut off is the minimum marks you need to be declared as qualified. Whereas qualifying marks are bare minimum marks you need in order to be even considered for further processing of results. Depending on category, qualifying marks is fixed. They are:

Category Qualifying marks
General 40%
Reserved categories 35%

Number of candidates qualifying as per APSET Results

With regards to number of slots available for eligibility of Assistant Professor / Lectureship via APSET, number is fixed as per norms. Understand this distribution in following points.

  • 6% of all candidates who appear in both paper 1 and 2 are declared as qualified for Eligibility for Assistant Professor /Lecturer.
  • These number of candidates are divided among categories as per reservation rules, which is usually: BC-A (7%), BC-B (10%),BC-C (1%), BC-D (7%), BC-E (4%), SC (15%), ST (6%).
  • Horizontal reservation of 33.33% is applicable for women, and 3% for PWD.

Number of candidates to qualify in each category and each subject is calculated as per a ratio. It is the ratio of number of candidates who secure minimum aggregate percentage of marks as prescribed in each subject and category-wise to the total number of candidates of that category over all subjects fulfilling minimum aggregate percentage multiplied by the total number of slots to be awarded to that category. This number is further rounded off to nearest whole number in order to get the number of slots available in any particular subject category-wise.

Minimum slots in a category for a subject = 1.

How to check APSET Results 2019?

The complete process of checking results for Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test is online. Steps to check results are explained below.

Step 1: Go to apset.net.in. You will only get the result on official website.

Step 2: Now click on APSET results 2019 link. You will get this link only if result is available.

Step 3: PDF file containing roll numbers of all candidates qualified opens. Go through list. Use search option or scroll down to check for your roll number (refer APSET Hall Ticket 2019 for it).

This was the absolutely simple and candidate friendly method of checking APSET Results. Please note that you can do this using any device like mobile, laptop, tablet, computer. All you need is a browser and internet connection.

After you have downloaded the PDF, you may have to open it in a new tab if you wish to keep browsing main site for cut off and other details. You can open it anytime and see.

APSET Result Statistics

Number of candidates appeared, number of candidates qualified – these are the sort of things one may want to know with results. While the same will be available for APSET 2019 result, you can check past year data from below until then!

Year vs number of candidates Applied Appeared Qualified
2018 42,663 33,320 2,481
2017 43,023 32,282 2,229
2016 56,453 44,576 2,949

Please note that above data is as per newspaper reports. If any changes are to be made, please tell in comments below.

APSET 2019 Certificate Verification Schedule and Venues

After getting result, qualified candidates need to attend document verification. When and where to attend document verification are published via, as their name suggests, schedules and venues of APSET 2019 certificate verification.

  • Last time there were two phases in certificate verification.
  • PWD candidates were given first slot of 10 am on each day.
  • Slots are given to candidates on basis of their subjects.

Few centres where document verification usually happen are:

  • Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam
  • Acharya Nagarajuna University, Guntur
  • Sri Krishnadevaraya University Anantapuramu
  • Sri Venkateshwara University, Tirupati

Candidates are requested to note that they should go to that venue and in that slot only which is applicable to them. They should not go on any other day. Also they should not go to any other place.

APSET 2019 Certificate Verification Proforma

There will be a document, which will be available for download at apset.net.in, which acts as proforma for certificate verification of Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test. Candidates must fill in correct details in it and take it to certificate verification centre at date and time assigned.

Details to be filled in this proforma are:

  • Name (in Block Letters)
  • Father’s Name
  • Mother’s Name
  • Address for Communication
  • Phone No.
  • Email ID
  • Date of Birth
  • P.G. Degree passed
  • Year of Passing
  • Name of the University/Institution
  • Percentage of Marks in P.G. Degree

There will also be a checklist for documents to take to centre.

APSET 2019 List of Documents for Certificate Verification

Whereas you did not have to show any documents when APSET apply online 2019 was started. However now after results you have to show your documents. Certificate verification involves presenting a list of documents prescribed by AU. This list is expected to be as follows

  1. SSC or equivalent certificate as date of birth proof
  2. PG pass certificate either provisional degree or original degree
  3. PG marks statement of all semesters
  4. Case certificate by AP govt, if applicable
  5. PWD certificate, if applicable
  6. Proforma for certificate verification
  7. Passport size photograph
  8. Address slips

Note: Candidates who are studying PG final year should submit study certificate from Head of Institution.

APSET 2019 [Video]

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APSET 2019 Result Frequently Asked Questions

Ans : Yes, Andhra University publishes cut off along with results.

Ans : Candidates must have scored at least 40% aggregate marks (35% for reserved category) in Paper 1 and Paper 2 in order to be considered for qualifying.

Ans : The Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test, also known as APSET, is a test to determine eligibility for college and university level lecturership and Assistant Professorship, and score obtained in it refer to marks of Paper 1 and Paper 2.

Ans : Result of APSET 2019 indicates whether you have qualified or not, rank is not announced.


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