In Puducherry , Admission to professional courses is centralised and done by the Centralised Admission Committee (CENTAC), Government of Puducherry. Admission to the “Government Quota of Seats” in Private and Unaided Professional CENTAC engineering colleges, including the minority Colleges, will be as per the law/ regulation /order of Government of India, or of the Government of Puducherry, on the subject. The details regarding the Colleges and the number of seats will be made available at the time of counselling.
Minimum Qualifications For Admission
The candidate should have passed the qualifying Examination (i.e.) +2 level (class XII/Intermediate Examination or its equivalent) with a minimum of 45% marks (a mere pass for SC / ST candidates) in aggregate, in the prescribed subjects, namely – Mathematics, Physics and any one of the following optional subjects: Chemistry/Bio-Technology/ Computer Science/ Biology (Botany & Zoology).
Candidates belonging to UT of Puducherry, and who have passed HSC (Vocational Stream in the area of Engineering & Technology) examination, or any other equivalent examination with a minimum of 45% marks (a mere pass for SC candidates) in aggregate, in the prescribed subjects, namely: Vocational subjects and a related subject (Mathematics / Physics / Chemistry),are also eligible for admission to the B.Tech. Degree course.
For Lateral entry in to third semester of the eight semester B.Tech programme : The minimum qualification for admission is a pass in three year diploma or four year sandwich diploma course in engineering / technology with a minimum of 50 % marks ( 45% marks for all other candidates) in aggregate in the subjects covered from 3rd to final semester or a pass in any B.Sc. course with mathematics as one of the subjects of study with a minimum of 50% marks ( 45% marks for all other candidates) in aggregate in main and ancillary subjects excluding language subjects.
The maximum age limit for B. Tech is 21 years for admission into 1st Year at 24 Years for lateral entry into 2nd Year.
Students admitted to any B.Tech degree Programme through CENTAC have to pay the fees structured by Pondicherry University.
Students admitted through Management Quota have to pay the fees structured by the management.
The last date for the complete payment of the fees will be 2 weeks form the date of admission.