AMU Entrance Exam 2020 Application Form(Out), Dates, Pattern

AMU Entrance Exam 2020 will be conducted for admission into various B.Tech./B.Arch/B.E. Courses offered by the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for the academic year 2020-21. Aligarh Muslim University  Entrance Exam will be conducted in the offline mode and candidates will have to apply for the same online.

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AMU Entrance Exam 2020 Schedule

Event Date 
Application Form Release 16th January 2020
Application Form Closes 3rd week of March 2020(Tentative)
Admit card Availability 28th March 2020(Tentative)
Exam Date 31st May 2020
Result Declaration 24th June 2020(Tentative)
Counseling 12th July 2020(Tentative)

AMU Entrance Exam 2020 Admit Card

The admit card for the AMU Entrance exam 2020 will be available to candidates who have successfully applied for the exam on 28th March 2020 (tentative).  Candidates need to download them from the official website by clicking on the Admit Card link. Once downloaded, candidates need to take a printout of the admit card, paste a passport size photograph on it and carry it to the allotted exam centre. The exam centre details will be mentioned on the admit card. It should be noted that candidates not carrying their AMU entrance exam admit cards might not be allowed to write the test.

AMU Entrance Exam 2020 Syllabus

The syllabus for Bachelor Degre program consists of 3 sections:

1. Physics:
Physical World and Measurement, Kinematics, Frame of reference, Motion in a straight line, Elementary concepts of differentiation and integration, vector, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy and Power, Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body, Gravitation, Keplar’s laws of planetary motion, Properties of Bulk Matter, Surface energy and surface tension, Thermodynamics, Kinetic Theory, Oscillations and Waves, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents, Optics, Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation, Atoms & Nuclei, Electronic Devices, Communication Systems.

2. Chemistry:
Basic concepts of Chemistry, Structure of Atom, Classification of elements and periodicity in properties, Chemical bonding and molecular structure, States of Matter, Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Redox reactions, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Hydrocarbons, Aldehydes, Ketones, Carboxylic acids, Organic compounds containing nitrogen, Biomolecules, Polymers, Environmental Chemistry.

Sets and Functions, Relations & Functions, Trigonometric Functions, Algebra, Complex Numbers And Quadratic Equations, Linear Inequalities, Permutations And Combinations, Binomial Theorem, Sequence And Series, Coordinate Geometry, Conic Section, Mathematical Reasoning, Probability, Linear Programming.

AMU Entrance Exam 2020 Pattern

Exam Pattern for B.Tech:

  • Exam Mode: Offline mode.
  • Language: English
  • Type of Question: Objective type questions.
  • Exam Duration: Three hours.
  • Total Questions: 150 
  • Maximum Mark: 150
  • Marking Scheme: One mark will be awarded for each correct answer. 0.25 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer
Section Number of Questions
Physics 50
Chemistry 50
Mathematics 50
Total 150

AMU Entrance Exam Cut-Off

The cut-off is the minimum mark decided by the conducting body which the candidate has to achieve in order to get admission into the course. The cut-off varies from course to course. It is also affected by many factors such as last year's cut-off, total candidates appeared, etc.

AMUEEE Application Form 2020 

Candidates planning to appear in AMUEEE 2020 must ensure their eligibility before filling the application form. To successfully fill the application form of AMUEEE 2020, follow the steps given below:

Step 1: Create a Profile
The first step to fill the application form of AMUEEE 2020 is to create a profile on the application portal. For creating the profile, the candidate has to enter the following details:

  • Username
  • Password
  • Email
  • Full Name

Step 2: Upload Photo, Signature & Thumb Impression
After creating the profile, the candidate has to next upload the necessary images in the prescribed format as given in the table below.

Document Specifications for AMUEEE Application Form 2020

Specifications Recent Photograph Signature
Thumb Impression
Size Less than 40 KB Less than 40 KB Less than 40 KB
Left thumb impression only

If the candidate is selected, at the time of admission he/she has to submit 10 hard copies of the photograph, which has to be similar to the one that is uploaded. 

Step 3: Special Categories
The following rules should be followed for filling this section:

  • Select “No” if you don’t belong to any special category
  • If you belong to a special category, select “Yes” and choose the category from the list displayed on the screen
  • Candidates can select a maximum of three special categories if they belong to them.

Step 4. Payment
The candidates can pay the application fee according to their respective courses chosen through debit card/ credit card/ net banking.

AMU Entrance Exam Counseling

After AMU entrance exam results are declared and merit lists are released, candidates are offered seats in their respective programs through counseling. All candidates will be called for the AMU entrance exam 2020 counseling session as per the ranks allotted to them. 

Documents needed during counseling are:

  • Class X ad XII mark sheet and certificate
  • Admit Card
  • Score Card
  • Passport size photographs
  • Category certificate (if applicable)

AMU Entrance Exam Result

The result for AMU Entrance Exam 2020 is going to be published on 4th week of June 2020 tentatively at the official website. The result will be provided in PDF format. The candidate can enter his/her name to view their respective results. The result will contain the candidate’s name, roll number, marks scored (total and in each section), qualifying status, etc.

AMU Entrance Exam Answer Key

The answer key of the AMU Entrance exam will be published after the exam is concluded at the official website. Candidates can check correct answers for all the questions asked in the exam and have a brief idea about the score they are going to secure.

AMU Entrance Exam Eligibility

Candidates have to fulfill the following eligibility criteria to get admission into Undergraduate course:

  • A minimum aggregate mark of 50% in +2 is mandatory with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.
  • Diploma degree holder in Engineer are also eligible if they have secured a minimum aggregate mark of 50%


Q:  Is there any age limit for applying the AUM Entrance exam for the course?
A:  Yes, the age limit for the course through the AUM entrance exam is 24 years.

Q:  What are the exam centres for undergraduate courses in AUM?
A:  The exam centres for AUM Exam for undergraduate courses are:

  • Aligarh (U.P)
  • Lucknow (U.P)
  • Srinagar (J&K)
  • Patna (Bihar)
  • Kolkata (West Bengal)
  • Khanapara (Meghalaya adjoining Guwahati)

Q:  What are the preparation tips for AMU Entrance Exam?
A:  Few preparation tips are mentioned below:

  • The study from the syllabus prescribed by the University.
  • Prepare from according to your selected courses wise.
  • Gather all the details about the syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Prepare a proper timetable and prepare accordingly.
  • Study and solve questions from the reference books and previous year's question papers.

Q:  Is there any negative marking in the AUM entrance exam?
A:  Yes, a 0.25 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

Q:  Can I get the admit card through offline mode?
A:  The admit card will be available in online mode only. Candidates won't get their admit card through post or any other means.

Q:  How many times a year is the AMU entrance exam conducted?
A:  The AMU entrance exam is conducted once every year.

Q:  What is the exam mode of the AMU entrance exam?
A:  The AMU entrance exam is conducted in offline or paper-based mode.

Q:  What is the application fee for different undergraduate courses?
A:  The application fee for different undergraduate courses are:

  • B.A (Hons), B.Com (Hons), LL.M, B.Sc (Hons), MCA: Rs. 450   
  • B.Arch: Rs. 750   
  • B.A.LL.B, B.Tech: Rs.  650

Q:  What is the reservation system in AMU?
A:  As per Aligarh Muslim University 50% of the total seats are reserved for Muslim candidates only and the rest 50% is for all other candidates.

Q:  Is there any relaxation in the application fee for reserved category candidates?
A:  No, the application fee is the same for every category candidates.

Q: What is the cut-off for the AMU entrance exam?
A:  The 2019 AMU entrance exam cut-off was:

  • General category: 75-80 marks
  • SC/ST category: 70-75 marks

Q: How many seats are there in AMU for B.Tech and B.Arch?
A:  For B.Tech, AMU has 365 seats and for B.Arch, AMU has 20 seats.

Q:  What are the best books to prepare for the AMU entrance exam?
A:  Books that will help clear the AMU entrance exam are:

  • NCERT & R.D.Sharma for Mathematics
  • Problems of Calculus in One Variable by I.A Maron
  • NCERT & S.Chand for Science
  • S.Chand & Pradeep’s for Physics & Chemistry
  • Concept Of Physics by H.C Verma
  • Physical Chemistry by P. Bahadur or by Peter Atkins
  • Organic Chemistry by Morrison Boyd & Bhattacharjee


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