About AP SSC Board 2020

Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE), Andhra Pradesh is the autonomous authority to conduct AP SSC exams. DGE is also known as Andhra Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (BSEAP). The board accepts application forms for AP SSC exams through schools.  Students can check the major highlights of AP 10th exams 2020:

  • The SSC board has released the AP SSC 2020 time table on December 3, 2019. 
  • The board will conduct AP SSC exams 2020 from March 23 to April 8, 2020. 
  • AP SSC 2020 exams will be held in the morning slot which are commenced at 9:30 am. 
  • More than 6 lakh students will sit for Andhra Pradesh SSC exams 2020. 
  • The result of AP SSC 2020 will be released in the second week of May 2020 on the official website. 
  • Students will be able to access their AP SSC result 2020 by entering their roll number in the login window. 
  • Andhra Pradesh SSC result mark sheet will comprise of details like the candidate’s name, roll number, subject-wise marks and grades obtained, qualifying status and so on. 
  • Last year, the result of AP SSC exams was released on May 14 and the overall pass percentage was 94.88%.

AP SSC Board 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name Andhra Pradesh Secondary School Certificate Examination
Short Exam Name AP SSC Board
Conducting Body Board of Intermediate Education, Govt. of A.P.
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Exam Level Matriculate
Languages Arabic, English +7 More
Mode of Application Offline
Application Fee (General) 125 Rs [Offline]
Mode of Exam Offline
Exam Duration 3 Hours

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AP SSC Board 2020 Important Dates

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Upcoming Dates and Events

23 Mar, 2020

Exam - First language paper 1 (group a & composite) | Mode: Offline

24 Mar, 2020

Exam - First language paper 2 (group a & composite) and OSSC main language paper 1 (Sanskrit, Arabic, Persian) | Mode: Offline

26 Mar, 2020

Exam - Second language | Mode: Offline

27 Mar, 2020

Exam - English paper 1 | Mode: Offline

28 Mar, 2020

Exam - English Paper 2 | Mode: Offline

30 Mar, 2020

Exam - Mathematics paper 1 | Mode: Offline

31 Mar, 2020

Exam - Mathematics paper 2 | Mode: Offline

01 Apr, 2020

Exam - General science paper 1 | Mode: Offline

03 Apr, 2020

Exam - General science paper 2 | Mode: Offline

04 Apr, 2020

Exam - Social studies paper 1 | Mode: Offline

06 Apr, 2020

Exam - Social studies paper 2 | Mode: Offline

07 Apr, 2020

Exam - OSSC main language paper 2 (Sanskrit, Arabic, Persian) | Mode: Offline

08 Apr, 2020

Exam - SSC vocational course (theory) | Mode: Offline

10 May, 2020 - 14 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

AP SSC Board 2020 Eligibility Criteria

BSEAP board determined the eligibility criteria for AP SSC 2020 exams which are given below:

  • As per the Andhra Pradesh 10th eligibility criteria 2020, students need to have cleared their 9th standard. 
  • Student's age should be more than 14 years as on August 31, 2020.
  • Students must have enrolled in the 10th standard in a school affiliated to BSEAP.
  • They should have the required percentage of attendance in the 10th class. 
  • Candidates must also submit the duly filled application form along with requisite fee within prescribed timelines for appearing AP SSC 2020.

AP SSC Board 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Other

AP SSC board accept application forms for class 10 through the schools. So students contact the schools to fill AP SSC 2020 examination form. They will have to pay the prescribed examination fee within the specified dates while submitting the application form of AP SSC 2020. Students belonging to PH category are exempted from paying the AP 10th exam fee. 

Private candidates can apply offline by contacting the board or school affiliated to the board. Candidates are required to fill the application form and pay the application fee. Applications which meet the eligibility requirements are accepted. The students can then appear for the AP Board 10th exam 2020.

The fees specified for each category of Students for appearing in the AP SSC 2020 exams have been mentioned below: 

Category-wise Examination Fee of AP SSC 2020


Examination Fee(Rs)

Regular students (All subjects)


Regular students (Three or less than three subjects)


Vocational students


Attendance Exemption Fee (Private candidates)

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General, EWS, SC, OBC, ST Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 125

BSEAP prescribed the exam pattern and syllabus of AP SSC 2020 exams which is followed in AP class 10 question papers. So students preparing for the AP 10th exams must be aware of AP SSC exam pattern to prepare an organised study plan for the exam. Students can understand the marking scheme, type of questions and important topics while going through AP SSC exam pattern here. Details of AP SSC 2020 exam pattern are given below:

Exam pattern of AP SSC 2020



Number of papers


Marks for theory (per paper)


Marks for internals (per paper)


Total marks for each paper


Exam duration

3 hours

Qualifying Marks35

AP SSC Syllabus 2020

  • Students who will appear for the 10th Board examination of AP Board in 2020 will have to sit for three language papers namely Telugu (1st language), Hindi (2nd language) and English (3rd language) and three non-language papers including Mathematics, General Science and Social Studies.
  • Students should be aware of AP SSC syllabus to streamline their preparation Strategy. 
  • To score good marks in the exam, one should cover each and every topic mentioned in AP 10th syllabus and ensure not to neglect the areas that they are weak in. 
  • One should make a preparation plan in which they fit in time for the areas they find tougher than the others. 

Andhra Pradesh Board also provides previous year's question papers to enable students to practise with the types of questions which will be asked in AP SSC 2020 exam. Students can download AP SSC question papers 2020 in pdf file from the official website or using the link given above. These AP 10th question papers aid students to prepare and practise for the exam. These papers also make students aware of important aspects of exam. After solving these AP SSC question papers students should get their answers evaluated from teacher or mentor to analyze their preparation level.

AP SSC Board 2020 Admit Card

  • Andhra Pradesh board releases AP SSC admit card 15-20 days prior to the exam. 
  • The admit card is released in offline mode. Students can collect their admit cards or hall tickets from their respective schools. 
  • AP 10th admit card comprises of basic details of a student along with exam schedule.

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit Card
  • School ID Card

Board of Secondary Education will declare AP class 10 result 2020 in the second week of May 2020. AP SSC result is provided in online mode through the official website: bseap.org. The result of AP SSC 2020 can be accessed by entering roll number. Students can also get thir class 10 AP SSC result using SMS facility provided by the board. The result includes the basic details of a student along with marks details. The student should ensure the accuracy of details in their AP 10th class result. BSEAP will provide original mark sheets to students after a few days, which can be collected from respective schools. 

How to download AP SSC result 2020?

  • Browse the official website: bseap.org.
  • Click on the link to check AP SSC result 2020.
  • In the login page, candidates have to enter their roll number and click on submit.
  • The result will be displayed on the screen.
  • Download and take a printout of AP class 10th result 2020. Retain the copy of result until the original mark sheet is issued.

AP SSC Board 2020 - Verification of marks 

The Board provides the facility of re-verification of xerox copies of valued answer scripts for the three language papers, Mathematics and General Science. The procedure of verification also includes a recounting and re-totalling of marks obtained by the candidates.
Candidates who are not satisfied with their marks can apply for re-verification and issue of Xerox copy of answer script by paying an amount of Rs. 1000 per subject through challan. Along with the application, the student has to attach Xerox copies of hall ticket and dummy marks memo, a self-addressed envelope of 12 X 9 ½ (book size) and a cover of 10 X 4 ½ with the address of the concerned headmaster. The given particulars are then to be sent to specified counters in the respective Office of the Director of Government Examinations.

AP SSC Passing marks and grading system  2020  

The passing mark or the minimum qualifying score for each subject in AP SSC is 35 (20 in case of second language paper). Candidates are awarded grades and grade points based on their scores. The minimum grade point is 3 whereas the grades range from A1 to E. AP SSC 2020 grading system has been given below: 

Grading system of AP SSC 2020

Marks range of 2nd language subject

Marks range of all other subjects


Grade points

































19 and below

34 and below



Note: Candidates have to add the grade points obtained in all subjects and divide it with the total number of subjects in order to calculate their average grade point.

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
2020 General 35
OBC 35
SC 35
ST 35
2019 General 35
OBC 35
SC 35
ST 35

General Information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question: Who will organise AP SSC 2020 exams?


Directorate of Government Examinations popularly known as SSC Board will conduct the AP SSC exams 2020.

Question: When will AP SSC Exams 2020 start?


AP SSC Exams 2020 will start from March 23, 2020

Question: How can I calculate my average AP SSC grade point?


Add the marks obtained in all subjects and then divide the same with the total number of subjects

Questions related to AP SSC Board

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Let me clear one thing. I have completed SSC in 2003 with AP SSC Board, Intermediate fail, after that i got admission through entrance exam qulifying in the university of Acharya Nagarjuna University, Andhra pradesh. completed Bsc IT in distance 2019. Can i eligible to APICET exam or not. plz reply

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 26th Feb, 2020


apicet exam is for admission in mca and mba courses in different colleges of andhra pradesh, now the eligibility criteria for mba course is you need to have a bachelor degree from a recognized university in 10+2+3 pattern , with 50% marks in graduation, for sc/st marks criteria is 45%.

for mca admission the eligibility is same, with addition of you need to have mathematics as a subject in 10+2 level.

since there is no condition of full time education, you can certainly apply.

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