About Amrita Entrance Examination - Engineering 2019

Mode of Examination:

Amrita Entrance Examination – Engineering 2019 is conducted in two modes:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT), on 5 days with 3 slots on each day.
  • Pen & Paper Test (PPT), conducted only in Tamil Nadu, one slot on one day.

Both CBT and PPT are of 2 and half hour duration

Number of questions: Total 100, 30 each from Physics & Chemistry, 40 from Mathematics.

AEEE 2019 Syllabus, Pattern and Evaluation


The syllabus is based on the subjects in Class 11th & Class 12th. The syllabus consists of three sections: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The syllabus for AEEE-2019 is given in Appendix – IV. (Refer Information Handbook)

All the questions are of Multiple Choice type. Four answers are given as choices for each question. Equal weightage is given to all the questions. 3 (three) marks are awarded for each correct answer and -1 (negative one) for each wrong answer.

Candidates can choose the most appropriate answer for each question in the Computer Based Test mode. Answers marked can be changed later, before the final submission of all the answers. Candidates can practice the test online through the link published in amrita.edu/btech.

Refer ‘Important Dates’ section to see the schedule of admission activities.

In case a candidate, by furnishing the false information, appears in more than one slots/dates of the computer based examination or appears in both the modes of examination i.e. pen & paper based and computer based examination, his candidature will be cancelled and his result will not be declared.

Cities/Towns of AEEE 2019 Examination Centres

Candidates shall fill three choices of cities to attend AEEE 2019. The list of cities is given in Appendix – I. (Refer Information Handbook)

However, if the number of candidates for appearing for CBT is less than minimum capacity in a center on a particular date then there is a chance that all such candidates may be allotted last day of the computer based examination in the same city.

Similarly, efforts will be made to allot candidate’s choice of city as per their option exercised in the application form. However, in some exceptional circumstances, a different city in nearby area may be allotted.

Requests for Change of Examination City/Town

Normally, the requests for change of centre will not be entertained. In this regard, the decision of the Admission Committee will be final.

Use of Calculator and Communication Aids

Use of electronic devices like mobile phone, calculator etc. is NOT PERMITTED in AEEE 2019. Materials like log table, book, notebook, etc. should NOT be brought into the examination hall.

Number of questions and mark distribution:

Subject No. of Questions Marks
Mathematics 40 120
Physics 30 90
Chemistry 30 90
Total 100 300