Tezpur, Assam: Tezpur University, a Central University based in Tezpur, Assam, has released Admission Notification for the academic year 2018-19. The admission is available in the following categories: Admission based on University Entrance Examinations; Admission based on All India Ranking (AIR/CRL) of JEE (Main); Direct Admission; and PhD programme category.
Key Dates & Application Fees: The online application window has opened from 20 February 2018. The closing date of submission of online applications is 06 April 2018. The application fee is Rs. 800/- per candidate (Rs. 400/- for SC, ST and PWD candidates).
Category A: Admission based on University Entrance Examinations
Programmes: (i) Integrated B.A. B.Ed. (Major in English), Integrated B.Sc. B.Ed. (Major in Chemistry/ Physics/ Mathematics), (ii) Integrated M. A. in English, Integrated M. Sc. in Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Bioscience and Bioinformatics, (iii)Integrated M. Com. (iv) MCA (v) Master in Law(LLM) (vi) M. A. in English, Linguistics & Language Technology, Linguistics and Endangered Languages, Cultural Studies, Sociology, Mass Communication and Journalism, Communication for Development, Hindi, Social Works, and Education (vii) M.Sc. in Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Science, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, (viii) M.Tech. in Civil Engineering, Information Technology, Food Engineering & Technology, Electronics Design & Technology, Bioelectronics, Energy Technology, Polymer Science & Technology, and Mechanical Engineering (ix) M.Com. (x) Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM), (xi) B.Ed. (xii) PG Diploma in Translation (Hindi), (xiii) Women Studies, Child Rights and Governance (xiv) Certificate in Chinese.
Category B: Admission based on All India Ranking (AIR/CRL) of JEE (Main)
Programmes: B.Tech. in (i) Mechanical Engineering, (ii) Civil Engineering, (iii) Electronics and Communication Engineering, (iv)Electrical Engineering (v)Computer Science & Engineering, (vi) Food Engineering & Technology. Candidates will be selected for admission on the basis of performance in the JEE (Main) to be conducted by the CBSE on 8th April, 2018 (Pen and paper based) and 15th & 16th April, 2018 (Computer based) (for details please visit JEE website: www.jeemain.nic.in ).
Approximately 60% of the total seats will be filled up by the candidates of NE states. Candidates of NE states may apply against the seats reserved for the North East (NE) states for which the candidates will be required to produce Permanent Residence certificate (PRC) issued by the competent authority of any NE state. Counseling of the shortlisted candidates will be held at Tezpur University. Admission to the remaining seats will be made through the Central Counseling conducted by the Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB). For admission through Central Counseling the online application of the University is not required to be submitted for counseling.
Category C: Direct Admission: (i) Candidates from NE states securing any of the top 10 positions in the Higher Secondary Board/Council Examinations of NE State with an aggregate marks of 80% or more will be directly admitted to the Integrated M.Sc. (Physics/ Mathematics/Chemistry/ Bioscience and Bioinformatics), Integrated MA in English, Integrated B.Sc.B.Ed./B.A. B.Ed, and Integrated M.Com programme. (ii) Candidates from NE states securing any of the top 5 positions in the Higher Secondary Board/Council Examinations of any NE state with an aggregate marks of 85% or more will be admitted to B. Tech. programme based on their JEE Score. Their counseling and admission will be made as per CRL Rank and not on the basis of 12th marks. Such candidates will apply in the prescribed application form along with their rank certificates after declaration of their results. Candidates passed out from CBSE will not be eligible for the direct admission. (iii) A certain number of candidates with valid GATE score will be admitted directly to the MTech programme.
Category D: PhD programme: Offering Departments: Chemical Sciences, Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Physics Mathematical Sciences, Environmental Science, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy, English and Foreign Languages, Food Engineering & Technology, Business Administration, Hindi, Mass Communication and Journalism, Cultural Studies, Education, and Sociology. Candidates will be admitted on the basis of the performance in the written test and personal interview. The University entrance examination will be conducted in designated examination centres; however, Personal Interview (PI) will be conducted in the respective Departments.
For further details about eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the candidates should refer Admission Notification, uploaded on the official website of Tezpur University.