ACET 2021 Application: Dates, Registration, Form-Filling & Eligibility

ACET stands for Actuarial Common Entrance Test. It is a national level entrance examination. Do you want to register for ACET this year? If yes, this post will be of help to you. Here, we will have an in-depth analysis of ACET 2021 application process.

ACET Application

This post will answer the following questions –

  • How to register for ACET?
  • How to fill ACET application form?
  • What is the last date to submit ACET application form?
  • And more…

 

Come, let us take a quick look at ACET application process-overview:

Name of entrance exam: ACET (Actuarial Common Entrance Test)
Level: National
Mode of application process: Online

 

ACET is a national level entrance exam. IAI (Institute of Actuaries of India) conducts this test. The IAI conducts this exam twice in a year. The main aim of this entrance exam is to facilitate admission of eligible candidates into actuarial science programs/training.

 

Candidates interested in actuarial science education will benefit from this post. This post deals with the following topics – important dates, registration, form-filling, uploading relevant documents and payment of application fee.

 

Important dates

Event Date
Online application process will start on 1st/2nd week of December, 2020
Last day to apply online 4th week of January, 2021
Admit card will be released on 2nd week of February, 2021

 

Come, let us take a closer look at ACET registration process. Let us begin –

 

ACET 2021 Application Process

ACET application process consists of the following stages –

  • Registration process
  • Form-filling
  • Uploading relevant documents
  • Payment of application fee

 

Come, let us take a closer look at the registration process. Here are the steps involved in this stage –

 

ACET 2021 Registration

  1. Visit the official website of ACET (actuariesindia.org).
  2. Search for ACET registration link/tab/option and click on it.
  3. Enter your personal details – name of the candidate, father’s/husband’s name, date of birth and gender.
  4. Enter your contact details – Email id, mobile number and landline number.
  5. Create a strong password and confirm it.
  6. Choose ID card type (Aadhar card, PAN card or Passport).
  7. Provide ID card number.
  8. Upload scanned image of ID card (PDF/PNG/JPG file, not exceeding 2 MB size).
  9. Specify how you came to know about ACET (by ticking relevant box).
  10. Click on ‘Sign Up’ button.
  11. A candidate will receive verification email sent to his/her inbox.
  12. Access the email and click on account verification link.
  13. A candidate will be redirected to login page.

 

After verification of your ACET account, the registration process is complete. Proceed to ‘form-filling’ stage now.

 

ACET 2021 Application Form

On clicking the ‘account verification’ link, a candidate will be redirected to a login page. He/she may login with his/her credentials (email id and password). After signing in, he/she may access the application form and fill it up.

 

The application form contains the following sections – Section for various details, section for uploading relevant documents and section for payment of application fee. Come, let us take a closer look at ACET form-filling process –

 

Steps to fill ACET Application Form

  1. After verifying your email id, you will be redirected to a login page.
  2. Enter your credentials (email id and password) and login.
  3. Enter personal, academic and contact details.
  4. Upload scanned image of your latest passport size photograph.
  5. Preview your application form.
  6. Click on ‘submit’ button.
  7. Proceed to the payment page.
  8. Select the mode of payment (credit/debit card, net banking etc) and make payment.
  9. Take printout of the confirmation page and keep it for further use/reference.

 

Details required

  • While filling up the application form, a candidate is supposed to enter the following information –
  • Personal information: Name of the candidate, middle name, last name, gender, date of birth, father’s/husband’s name etc.
  • Contact information: Email id, mobile number, landline number etc.
  • ID card information: Type of ID card and ID card number.
  • Preferences: Choice of test center.
  • Documents: Scanned image of candidate’s latest passport size photograph.

 

ACET 2021 Application Fee

  • ACET application fee is 3000 INR.
  • A candidate may pay application fee online (via credit/debit card or net banking).

 

Important documents required

  • A valid email id
  • An active mobile number
  • Academic certificates
  • Scanned documents
  • ID card (Aadhar card, PAN card or Passport)
  • Credit/debit card for paying application fee

 

Keeping the above mentioned things/documents ready will simplify the application process.

 

Guidelines for scanned images

Document Size Format
Photograph Not exceeding 2 MB JPG/PNG/PDF

 

Let us check out whether you are eligible to apply for ACET or not –

 

ACET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates need to complete their 12th exam from a recognized board.
  • Students who want to sit for ACET have to ensure that they have passed their 10+2 with Mathematics, Statistics or Economics. They also need to make sure that English should be one of their subjects. Otherwise a candidate will be held ineligible for this exam.
  • The persons who are employed can also sit for this exam.

 

 

General instructions

  • Make sure that you are eligible to apply (before filling the application form).
  • Fill up and submit the application form before the deadline.
  • Fill up the application for correctly. Revise it before submitting.
  • Enter a valid email id while registering.
  • Enter a working mobile number while registering.
  • Keep necessary documents ready while filling up the form.
  • Make sure that scanned documents adhere to the guidelines set by the authorities.
  • Take printout of the form/confirmation page.
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