Thapar University MCA Online Entrance Test 2014
Thapar University Online Entrance Test 2012 Date: 20th to 25th June, 2012
Thapar University (TU) MCA Admission Notification 2014-15
Mode of Programme:
- Regular Mode
- Distance Education Mode
|Last date for receipt of completed application forms||June 04, 2012||June 04, 2012 (for odd semester) October 31, 2012 (for even semester)
|Date of Entrance test to be conducted by TU|
AIEEE-2012 to be conducted by CBSE on 29.4.2012 (off line) & 7.5.2012 to 26.5.2012 (Online)
|AIEEE-2012||ONLINE Entrance Test (June 20 – 25, 2012)|
Browse www.thapar.edu for details
|June 20 – 25, 2012 (for odd semester)
December 26-28, 2012 (for even semester)
|Display of Result of Entrance Test||As declared by CBSE||July 02,2012||Date of Interview: July 12, 2012 (for odd semester) January 4, 2013 (for even semester)
ME/MTech*: For GATE Qualified candidates:
1. Interview in respective Departments/School: June 11, 2012
2. Deposit of fee: June 11-13, 2012
If selected GATE Qualified candidates fail to deposit the fee by June 13, 2012, the alloted seat shall be cancelled and shall be offered to next candidate in the merit list on June 15, 2012.
(For both Regular and Distance Education Mode)
Recognised Bachelors degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with Mathematics at least at 10+2 school level and has also qualified in the Entrance Test to be conducted by the University.
Recognised Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with Mathematics as one of the subjects and has also qualified in the Entrance Test to be conducted by the University.
I. REGULAR MODE:
Duration of the Programme:
The programme is spread over a period of three years consisting of six semesters. The students study courses for five semesters at the University and do a Software Development Project (SDP) in the sixth semester in some reputed industry.
Number of Seats:
120+60 (for Chandigarh Campus*)
* 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.
In addition to above seats, 1% over and above seats are reserved for children of employees of Thapar University. The candidates seeking admission under this category are required to satisfy the eligibility
Distribution of Seats:
General - 86
SC/ST - 30
PH - 4
Total - 120 (+ 18 FN/NRI seats. Refer section 16 for eligibility & other conditions)
General - 43
SC/ST - 15
PH - 2
Total - 60
II. DISTANCE EDUCATION MODE:
This programme is also spread over a period of three years consisting of six semesters. The programme is approved by the UGC-AICTE-DEC. The students study courses for five semesters and do a software development project in the sixth semester in the Institution/Industry recognized by TU. The objective of the programme is to provide an opportunity to those students who want to upgrade their studies/ knowledge through distance education as well as for those who are working in any organization. The main thrust in the programme will be to polish the professional aptitude of the students through lectures by the experts in their respective fields.
Number of seats:
General - 43
SC/ST - 15
PH - 2
Total - 60
1. The University, if deems fit, may also admit students in Distance Mode in August 2012 for vacant seats (if any). The eligibility will be same as mentioned at 6.2 above & schedule of admission shall be available on our website in the last week of July 2012.
2. MCA (Distance mode) shall run only if minimum of 10 students are admitted in the program.
Salient Features of Distance Education Mode:
i. Admission would be made once in a year along with regular MCA students through the same Entrance test conducted by Thapar University, Patiala.
ii. Expert Lecture notes/ Self Instruction Material would be provided to students at the start of each semester for each subject.
iii. Ten (10) personal contact hours for laboratory work per semester would be made available for all the students for each subject having laboratory component.
iv. 16 weeks Project semester would be on similar lines as that for regular MCA students.
v. Students would be provided one instructor in-charge for each subject in each semester for clearing the problems.
vi. Evaluation of the students would be made in the form of quizzes/short answer type questions/ laboratory examination/ assignment sheets and end semester examination with different weightage to each component.
How to Apply:
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.
i. BE/BTech/MBA : Rs. 1500
ii. For all other programs (per discipline whether in same or different departments/schools) : Rs. 2500
Documents Checking of Admitted Candidates:
|BE/BTech||For all other programmes except PhD
|Display of first list of selected candidates||June 25, 2012||July 2, 2012
|Deposit of fee by the candidates of first list & entry in the ‘Fee Confirmation Slip’||June 26-30, 2012||July 3-6, 2012
|Deposit of earnest money by Probable Candidates (PCs) & entry in the ‘Fee Confirmation Slip’||June 26-30, 2012||Not required
|Display of Second list of selected candidates||July 6, 2012||July 11, 2012
|Deposit of fee by the candidates of Second list & entry in the ‘Fee Confirmation Slip’||July 7-11, 2012||July 12-15, 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;
BE/BTech - July 22, 2012
For all other programmes except PhD - July 21, 2012
Commencement of session: July 23, 2012
FOR ANY OTHER DETAILS INCLUDING ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA, FEE ETC CONTACT (0 9357679964, 0175-2393300)
Candidates are advised to regularly browse www.thapar.edu for information/instructions regarding admissions. No separate letters shall be sent.
All applications must be sent to “Incharge Admission Cell’ Thapar University, Patiala (Punjab)-147004.
Please browse attached CD for Syllabi of Various Entrance Tests.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR ONLINE ENTRANCE TEST:
1 Entrance test of all programmes other than BE/BTech shall be conducted ONLINE.
2 Admissions in BE/BTech in the second semester of session 2012-13 and PhD admissions in the second semester shall also be conducted ONLINE.
3 Candidates shall be able to generate ‘Admit Card’ as per schedule. The login id and password created by candidate at the time of filling the application form shall be used to register for generation of Admit card.
4 After registering, the candidate shall take out two print outs of ‘Admit Card”, paste latest photograph on each and then come to the Entrance test centre. Alongwith admit cards, the candidate will also carry any one of the identity proof (Original) with him/her like Passport/Voter I Card/ PAN Card/ Driving License. One copy of the Admit card shall be retained by the Entrance Test centre. The candidate shall keep the other copy (duly acknowledged by the examiner at test centre) to be shown at the time of document checking.
Schedule for Generation of Admit card on website:
|S.No||Date of receipt of complete application||Date of admit card generation
|1 ||For applicants whose application reaches Thapar University on or before April 30, 2012||May 16-20, 2012
|2 ||For applicants whose application reaches Thapar University after April 30, 2012 and on or before June 4, 2012||June 5- 9, 2012
The entrance test shall contain objective type questions. Other details are as under:
Duration of Entrance Test: 3 hours
Number of questions in the entrance test: 150
While registering for ONLINE entrance test on our website, the candidate shall choose entrance test centre of his/her choice from the available list and any one slot available in the test period given above i.e. (June 20 – 25, 2012). Once slot is chosen, it cannot be changed thereafter.
Thapar University shall also send ‘Admit Card’ by email at the email address given in the application form.
Filling of valid mobile number is mandatory.
MCA Entrance Test 2012 Syllabus
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