Thapar University B.E/B.Tech Admission 2014
B.E, B.Tech ADMISSION 2014 - 2015
Thapar University (TU) was established on 8 October 1956 as an Engineering College named Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (TIET). It is a University established in 1985 vide Sec.3 of the UGC Act, 1956 under notification # F.9-12/84-U.3. Thapar University offers Post-graduate and undergraduate programs in Engineering, Science, Management and Social Sciences. At TU we strive to maintain an environment that encourages scholarly inquiry and research, a spirit of creative independence and a deep commitment to academic excellence. We see our students as unique individuals with different interests and aspirations. The diverse programs and activities aimed at developing quality of mind, ethical standard, social awareness and global perspectives, let the students shape their own TU experience and grow. Our alumni have excelled in varied fields such as business and industry, administrative and regulatory services, research and education and social and human rights organizations.
IMPORTANT DATES AND INFORMATION:
The application form is available on www.thapar.edu. Kindly fill the complete details and then take the print out of the form. Paste a recent passport size photograph on it. You can pay the the required amount online or attach DD (in favour of Thapar University and payable at Patiala) and send it to “Incharge Admission Cell’ Thapar University, Patiala (Punjab)-147004.
Amount to be deposited with print out of Application forms taken from website: Rs. 1500/-
Last date for receipt of completed application forms: June 04, 2012
Date of Entrance test to be conducted by TU: AIEEE-2012
Display of first list of selected candidates: June 25, 2012
Deposit of fee by the candidates of first list & entry in the ‘Fee Confirmation Slip’: June 26-30, 2012
Deposit of earnest money by Probable Candidates (PCs) & entry in the ‘Fee Confirmation Slip’: June 26-30, 2012
Display of Second list of selected candidates: July 6, 2012
Deposit of fee by the candidates of Second list & entry in the ‘Fee Confirmation Slip’: July 7-11, 2012
Display of third list of selected candidates: July 16, 2012
Deposit of fee by the candidates of third list & entry in the ‘Fee Confirmation Slip’: July 17-19, 2012
Checking of original documents: July 22, 2012
Commencement of session: July 23, 2012
All applications must be sent to “Incharge Admission Cell’ Thapar University, Patiala (Punjab)-147004.
How to Apply:
Candidates seeking admission in TU shall fill up the online form available on our website www.thapar.edu.Kindly fill the complete details and then take the print out of the form and paste a recent passport size colored photograph.
Application fee paid Online: Send the printout of form.
Application fee paid through DD: Send the printout by attaching the required amount of DD (in favour of Thapar University and payable at Patiala).
The original certificates and set of attested copies of the certificates are required to be produced at the time of document checking.
Every candidate must indicate in his/her application the category of seat for which he/she wants to apply. A copy of the certificate of the reserved category (if applicable) shall be attached.
Application completed in all respects should reach the INCHARGE ADMISSION CELL, THAPAR UNIVERSITY, PATIALA -147004, on or before the last prescribed date of the respective programmes.
Incomplete application in any manner and received after the due date/time will be rejected. The University does not take any responsibility for postal delay or loss in transit of the application form.
The specimen of the format of the required certificates are available on our website for the guidance of candidates. Each certificate must be submitted on the prescribed format and must be issued by the competent authority as mentioned, under proper seal/stamp of their office on a date prior to or on the last date for submission of application form.
For BE/BTech (on the basis of AIEEE-2012): Candidates due to appear in the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply. Such candidates will be placed provisionally in the merit list. They will not be considered for admission if they fail to submit proof of passing the qualifying examination at the time of document checking.
Schedule for ‘In person’ Counseling:
BE/BTech- first year (venue: University Auditorium)
August 4, 2012 - 9.00 AM -10.00 AM - All reserved categories
August 4, 2012 - 10.00 AM onwards - All India Rank (AIR) upto 25000
August 5, 2012 - 9.00 AM onwards - AIR 25001 & onwards
ADMISSION TO THE FIRST YEAR OF BE/BTECH PROGRAMME:
Eligibility: A candidate shall be eligible for admission in the UG programmes subject to the following conditions:
(i) has passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with at least 60% marks (55% for SC/ST candidates) in aggregate of three subjects, namely, Physics, Mathematics and any one subject out of Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology and Computer Science.
(ii) has qualified AIEEE-2012 with at least 20% aggregate marks (15% for SC/ST candidates).This clause shall not be applicable for the seats at 3.3 (i.e. for over and above seats).
(iii) possesses a good moral character.
(iv) is a citizen of India.
(v) is born on or after October 1, 1987 (5 years relaxation in age for SC/ST/PH candidates).
Courses Offered & Number of Seats: TU offers UG programmes in the following disciplines. Total number of seats is 800+60 and their discipline-wise distribution is as under:
BTech Programme (4 year Programme)
Biotechnology: 40 Seats
BE Programme (4 year Programme)
Chemical Engineering: 75 Seats
Civil Engineering: 75 Seats
Computer Engineering: 110 Seats
Computer Engineering (for Chandigarh Campus#): 60 Seats
Electrical Engineering: 75 Seats
Electronics & Communication Engineering: 110 Seats
Electronics (Instrumentation & Control) Engineering: 75 Seats
Mechanical Engineering: 110 Seats
Mechatronics: 30 Seats
BE[IE]-MBA (5 year Programme)
Industrial Engineering*(BE[IE]-MBA): 30 Seats
TOTAL: 800+60 Seats
*The candidates will be awarded two degrees (BE & MBA) on the successful completion of their five year programme.
# These students shall commence their curriculum in Patiala Campus and shall move to Chandigarh Campus when it starts. The geographical location of 'Chandigarh Campus' is at Dera Bassi on the fringe of Chandigarh.
All the BE programmes of the University are accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) constituted under AICTE Act.
(a) Punjab Government Seats: 2% seats (16) are reserved for the candidates nominated by Punjab Government. These seats shall be filled up subject to the policy of the Punjab Government regarding nominations amended from time to time. The candidates for these seats are required to appear in the entrance test as specified by Punjab Government. The candidates for this category should contact the office of Director, Technical Education & Industrial Training (Government of Punjab), Plot No 1, Sector 36-A, Chandigarh.
(b) Seats reserved for beneficiary States: MHRD, GOI, is having a continuous scheme of reservation of seats in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/Pharmacy courses conducted at degree and diploma level technical institutions approved by AICTE, for states and UTs which do not have Engineering colleges, Polytechnics or lack facilities for education in specific fields of technical education and for certain categories including foreign students.
The nomination of the students is made by the State Governments concerned on the basis of their own criteria like entrance test etc. MHRD has no discretionary powers to nominate any students to any specific course or college and the actual admission of the student.
Ten (10) seats (One in each discipline) are reserved under this scheme of reservation of seats of MHRD, GOI. The candidates for these seats are not required to appear in the Entrance Test.
(c) Jammu & Kashmir Migrants: One seat is reserved for the Jammu & Kashmir Migrants. The admission & discipline of seat under this category will be decided by the Director, Technical Education Punjab.
Candidates desirous of seeking admission as Kashmiri Migrants may contact the office of Director Technical Education & Industrial Training (Government of Punjab), Plot No 1, Sector 36-A, Chandigarh.
ADMISSION TO FIRST YEAR (SECOND) SEMESTER OF UG PROGRAME FOR THE SESSION 2012-13:
The University, if deems fit, may admit students to the second semester of UG programme in January 2013 by conducting its own entrance test in the month of December 2012. This admission will be made for the vacancies that may exist in the first semester of first year. The students admitted in this category shall have to clear all the courses as per the scheme of the discipline of Thapar University, in which she/he is admitted. The eligibility & schedule of the test will be as under:
1. She/he should have been a student of BE/BTech programme of a recognized Institute/University and have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from recognized board and have secured at least 60% (55% for SC/ST candidates) marks in aggregate of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry/Computer science/Biology/Biotechnology.
TU students of BSc-MSc (Dual degree) program having minimum of 60% marks (55% for SC/ST) in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry/ Computer Science /Biology/Biotechnology at 10+2 level.
2. She/he should have appeared in the Entrance Test to be conducted by Thapar University. The cut-off marks in the Entrance test shall be 20% (15% for SC/ST).
3. She/he should be a citizen of India.
4. She/he should bear a good character and satisfy the prescribed requirements of the University.
Schedule of the Admissions:
Last date of receipt of application forms November 26, 2012
Date of ONLINE Entrance Test December 26-28, 2012
Declaration of the result January 07, 2013
Counseling for admission & deposit of fee January 11, 2013
Test Centres: Online entrance test shall be conducted across country. The information shall be available on the website in November 2012.
Note: No separate letter for Counseling shall be issued.
i. Only those candidates shall be considered who shall apply on the prescribed application form on or before the last date.
ii. Admission shall be made on the merit of the Entrance Test to be conducted by Thapar University.
iii. Candidate is required to pay tuition fee and other dues at the time of admission.
iv. There will be only one counselling.
v. Candidate leaving after taking admission shall be refunded Caution Money and alumni fee only.
vi. The number of seats available for admission shall be available on our website www.thapar.edu w.e.f. November 15,2012. 15% seats shall be reserved for SC, 7.5% seats for ST category and 3% for physically handicapped category. In case, any seat in reserved category remains vacant, the same shall be converted to the General Category.
vii. Candidate should bring all the documents in original at the time of Counseling.
viii. In case, a student of first year of Thapar University gets a seat under this scheme then the seat vacated by such candidate shall be offered to other candidates in the merit list.
P.O Box 32, Patiala,
Punjab - 147004.
Phone: 0 9357679964, 0175 - 2393300
Fax: +91-175-2364498, 2393020