Azim Premji University Admission 2023 Application Form, Exam Date

Azim Premji University offers candidates admission into the university in various UG and PG courses. Candidates who want to take admission must go through an entrance examination process called National Entrance Test (NET). The NET scorecard will be considered along with other reviewing processes to provide admission to the candidates. In this article, we will discuss Azim Premji University Admission 2023 Application Form, Exam Date, etc.

APU Important Dates 2023

For UG courses

Last date to applyThird week of November
Entrance examThe second week of December
Seat allotment processThe first week of January 
Final merit listThe first week of February 
For PG courses
Last date to applyThird week of January 
Commencement of examThe second week of February 
Interview processThe first week of March
Final merit listThe first week of April

Azim Premji University Eligibility Criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria for Azim Premji University-

Under Graduate

  • Candidate must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with a minimum of 60% marks (55% for SC/ST candidates) in aggregate along with the entrance exam score

Post Graduate

  • Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University with a minimum of 50% to 60% (5% relaxation for SC/ST/Industry Sponsored) marks in aggregate
  • For LLM degree, the candidates must hold an LLB degree from a recognized board

Courses Offered in Azim Premji Unversity

Undergraduate Course

  • Dual degree in Science and Education
  • BA in Philosophy
  • BA in Economics
  • BSc in Physics
  • BSc in Biology
  • BSc in Mathematics
  • BA in English
  • BA in History

Postgraduate Courses

  • MA in Education
  • MA in Development
  • MA in Economics
  • MA in Public Policy and Governance
  • LLM in Law and Development

Azim Premji University Application Form

The following are the step by step method to apply for Azim Premji University online-

  • Visit the official website of the Azim Premji University-
  •  Register on the website with your email Id, mobile number, name
  • You have to fill the application form by navigating to the application form
  • Some of the details that you must fill on the application form are Date of Birth, Category, Nationality, qualification details such as Year of Passing, Percentage of marks, etc, details to contact, and choice for the exam center.
  • Now click on the proceed button
  • Now upload the necessary documents mentioned below
  • A payment page asking for paying the application fee will appear. You can pay your application fee using a credit/debit card, UPI, Bank Challan, etc.
  • A confirmation page will appear that you have to download the payment fee confirmation as well as the application fee for future use

Document Required for Applying at Azim Premji University

The following are the necessary document that you must upload on the website while filling the application-

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  • Passport size Photograph of the candidate
  • Signature of the candidate
  • Left-Hand Thumb Impression
  • Class 12th Certificate of the candidate
  • Graduate Degree/ Marks Sheet
  • Post Card size Photograph
  • Graduation Degree/ Marks Sheet

Azim Premji University Application fee

The application fee for Azim Premji University is as follows-

  • For UG program- Rs.200/-
  • For PG program-Rs.250/-

Azim Premji University Examination pattern

Candidates who want to take admission into APU must go through an entrance examination which is called National Entrance Test. The following are the examination pattern for the National Entrance Test-

For Under Graduate (UG) courses

PartTitleQuestion Type
1English Language18
2Quantitative Reasoning18
3Written Component (Data Analysis / Data
/ Problem Solving)

For Post Graduate (PG) Courses

PartsSectionNo. of questionsQuestion Type
Part 1
(Common for M.A. &
Reading ComprehensionMCQ25
Reading AbilityMCQ10
Quantitative AbilityMCQ25
General & Social AwarenessMCQ20
Part 2EssayEssay (500 words) based on the First Programme Preference1
Legal Essay for L.L.M program1 out of 2 questions to be attempted1

Azim Premji University Syllabus

The following are the syllabus for APU-

General & Social Awareness Syllabus

  • National Dance
  • Music & Literature
  • Indian Culture
  • Important Dates
  • About India and its neighboring countries
  • Science and innovations
  • New inventions
  • Economic problems in India
  • Geography of India
  • National and International current affairs
  • Scientific observations
  • Political Science
  • World organizations
  • Countries and Capitals
  • Famous Places in India
  • Books and Authors

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Time and Work Partnership
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Boats and Streams
  • Simple Equations
  • Problems on Numbers
  • Averages
  • Indices and Surds
  • Compound Interest
  • Volumes
  • Odd Man Out
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Probability
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Simple Interest
  • Time and Distance
  • Problems on Trains
  • Areas
  • Races and Games
  • Numbers and Ages
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Mensuration
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Problems on L.C.M and H.C.F
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Percentages


  • Mirror Images
  • Grouping Identical Figures
  • Figure Matrix Questions
  • Problem on Age Calculation
  • Decision Making
  • Inference
  • Analogy
  • NonVerbal Series
  • Test of Direction Sense
  • Number Series
  • Alphabet Series
  • Arguments
  • Ven Diagram
  • Blood Relations
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Number Ranking
  • Arithmetical Reasoning

English Syllabus

  • Antonyms
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Substitution
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Synonyms
  • Spelling Test
  • Substitution
  • Passage Completion
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Sentence
  • Completion
  • Error Correction
  • Transformation
  • Prepositions
  • Sentence Arrangement
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Spotting Errors
  • Para Completion
  • Joining Sentences

Azim Premji Examination and Interview Center

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Azim Premji University Admit Card

The admit card is an important document without which you will be not eligible to participate in the examination. You can download the admit card from the official website of Azim Premji University.

Azim Premji University Result

The Azim Premji University 2023 Result will be declared after the examination. The candidates can check the official website of the Azim Premji University for the result. The candidate will be provided a seat based on the score on the entrance test.

Azim Premji University Selection Process

The selection process of Azim Premji University will be based on a written examination followed by the interview of the candidate. After this process, a merit list with selected candidates will be released. The selected candidate visits counseling sessions to block the seat and confirm their admission.

Azim Premji University Counselling

Azim Premji University organizes counseling event that offers the candidate to finalize the admission. Counseling is the admission process where the candidate visits the event with documents and verifies the documentation. The candidate is required to visit the venue with a Xerox copy of the original document mentioned below-

Document s required during counseling

  • 10th Marksheet & Passing Certificate
  • HSC/12th Marksheet & Passing Certificate
  • NET  Score Card
  • NET Admit Card
  • Category Certificate (If applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Graduation Degree/ Marks Sheet
  • Medical Fitness Certificate
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