ADMISSION TO MCA PROGRAMME
The MCA programme, duly sponsored by UGC, aims at producing human resources for software industry as increasing applications of computers in almost all areas of human endeavour has led to a vibrant industry with concurrent rapid change in technology.
The programme is spread over a period of three years consisting of six semesters. The students study courses for five semesters at the Institute and do a Software Development Project (SDP) in the sixth semester in top national and multi-national companies like TCS, Wipro, Infosys, DCM, Cadence, Hughes, etc.
The students with MCA degree are absorbed as software professionals, solution developers, system analysts in most reputed national and multi-national companies and other industrial/service organisations working in the field information technology field.
Number of Seats: 60
Recognised Bachelors degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with Mathematics atleast at 10+2 school level and has also qualified in the Entrance Test to be conducted by the Institute.
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 Institute.
Candidates due to appear in the qualifying examination are also eligible to appear in the Entrance Examination. Such candidates will be placed provisonally in the merit list. They will not be considered for admission if they fail to submit proof of passing the qualifying examination.
Seats for NRI/FN/NRIS/FNS will be over and above the sanctioned strength. The candidates seeking admission under this category having foreign qualification shall be required to furnish equivalence certificate of qualifying examination from AIU located in AIU House, 16 Kotla Marg, New Delhi, at the time of submission of completed application form.
The tuition fee and development fee for this category of students shall be 7500 US $ and 1500 US $ per annum respectively. All other dues will be same as for other local students and can be paid either in US $ or in in Rupees currency .
The details of eligibility criteria, number of seats, etc. are detailed as under:
(a) NRI Candidates
5% (3) seats are reserved for the NRI candidates, i.e., who have passed the qualifying examination or its equivalent from abroad. The candidate must produce passport at the time of counselling.
Minimum 60% marks in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline from abroad with Mathematics at 10+2 school level
Minimum 60% marks in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline from abroad with Mathematics as one of the subjects.
(b) FN Candidates
15% (9) seats are reserved for the Foreign National candidates i.e. who have passed the qualifying examination or its equivalent and hold a valid foreign passport. The candidate must produce passport at the time of counselling.Out of these 15% seats, 5% seats (3) are reserved for the children of Indians working in Gulf region.
Minimum 60% marks in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline with Mathematics at 10+2 school level
Minimum 60% marks in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline with Mathematics as one of the subjects.
All FN candidates are required to deposit student visa endorsed to TIET.The VISA should be valid for the prescribed duration of the programme.
(c) NRIS/FNS Candidates
If the seats belonging to the FN & NRI categories at (a) and (b) are not filled up, the vacant seats shall be offered to the NRIS/FNS candidates having passed the qualifying examination or its equivalent from abroad/ India .
The admissions will be made on the merit of the Entrance Test to be conducted by the Institute, provided that he/she:
Should have passed in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with Mathematics at 10+2 school level.
Should have passed in any recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with Mathematics as one of the subjects.
The Cut-off merit of the Entrance Test under NRIS/FNS category will be decided by the Admission Committee of the Institute.
Candidates should apply for admission on the prescribed form which is supplied with the Information Brochure, duly filled in their own handwriting, latest by stipulated dates.
Admission to Master of Computer Applications Programme will be made by the Admission Committee appointed by the Chairman, Senate. The admission against the sanctioned number of seats will be made on the basis of merit based on the Entrance Examination to be conducted by the Institute at Patiala and Delhi.
The admission for the seats reserved for Non-Resident Indian, Foreign National, Non-Resident Indian sponsored/Foreign National sponsored category will be made as per criteria laid down in the preceding section.
Provisional certificate from any authority whosoever will not be accepted on any grounds.
Candidates called for interview on a particular date shall report at 9.00 A.M. in the Auditorium of the Institute. A candidate who reports late will be offered seat, if available, at that time.
If a candidate does not receive the admit card by 05.6.2006 he/she should contact the Registrar of the Institute for issue of duplicate admit card. He/she should bring with him/her one passport size photograph.
A candidate who either does not seek admission on a particular date as per counselling/admission schedule or fails to attend counselling will also be eligible for admission in order of merit in the subsequent round of admission as per counselling/admission schedule.
Candidates must be medically fit and must bring alongwith them a medical fitness certificate signed by Gazetted Medical Officer at the time of admission on the prescribed proforma as per Annexure-IV failing which they will not be considered for admission.
All candidates must produce certificate of migration within a month of enrolment.
REFUND OF FEE
In case a student leaves the Institute a day before the second counselling, he/she will be refunded the balance amount after deduction of Rs. 5000/- from the total fees deposited by him/her.
In case a student leaves the Institute after the date specified above, he/she will be refunded only the Institute security, caution money and alumni fee.
All outstanding dues will, however, be recovered before such refund is made.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR ADMISSION TO MCA PROGRAMME
Last date for receipt of application form for all categories 29.5.2006
Last date for receipt of application form for all categories 05.6.2006
with late fee of Rs. 1,000/- in addition to the normal examination fee of Rs. 1000/-
Date of Entrance Examination 10.6.2006 at 09.30 A.M.
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION
1. The application form complete in all respects should reach the Registrar by 5.00 P.M. on 29.5.2006. However the application form can be submitted by 5.00 P.M. on 5.6.2006 with late fee. Incomplete application forms and those received after the prescribed date will not be entertained under any circumstances. No correspondence/enquiry from such candidates shall be entertained.
The form can be down loaded from the website (www.tiet.ac.in) and must be accompanied by a crossed Demand Draft of Rs. 750/- drawn in favour of Registrar TIET, payable at Patiala in addition to the examination fee of Rs 1000/-.
2. Application must be accompanied by a crosed Bank Draft of Rs. 1000/- as Examination fee drawn in favour of the Registrar, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala and payable at Patiala, and
(a) One passport size photograph pasted on the application form in the space provided for the purpose.
(b) Two passport size photographs pasted on the entrance examination admit card for the purpose.
(c) If a candidate wishes to claim an advantage of belonging to Scheduled Caste/Tribe, he/she is required to submit certificate as per format in annexure II.