B.Tech Admission in Kolkata 2020 – Get Dates & Selection Procedure
B.Tech Admission in Kolkata 2020 will begin from the month of June 2020. Kolkata, formerly known as Calcutta is the capital of India’s West Bengal state. It is situated on the east bank of Hoogly River. After completing the 10+2, candidates having a lot of options for pursuing B.Tech courses in government and top private colleges of Kolkata. The literacy rate of Kolkata is 87.14%. From this article, candidates can check the complete information about B.Tech admission in Kolkata 2020.
In Kolkata city, the admissions in four years of B.Tech courses will be done through national level entrance examination and state level entrance exam.
Candidates with higher rank in the entrance test will be given preference in allotting the seats in engineering courses. To get seats in the colleges, it is necessary to participate in the counselling procedure.
JEE Main is the national level entrance test on the basis of which candidates can get admission to B.Tech programme. NTA is the exam conducting authority of JEE Main 2020.
Candidates can also appear in the state level entrance exam, i.e. WBJEE 2020 (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination) for admissions in engineering programmes.
For admissions in IITs, candidates have to pass both JEE Main and JEE Advanced entrance exams. Through GATE 2020 entrance examination, candidates can get admission in the PG courses of engineering (M.Tech).
Top Engineering Colleges in Kolkata
There are many engineering institutions in Kolkata. Some of the top engineering colleges in Kolkata are Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Government College of Engineering and Ceramic Technology (GCECT), Institute of Engineering and Management (IEM), etc.
B.Tech Admission 2020
Here, candidates check the basic eligibility criteria to sit for the entrance exam:
- Candidate should hold the Indian nationality.
- Candidates should pass the 12th or its equivalent examination from a recognized board.
- Candidates must have Physics, Mathematics, and anyone (Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology/ Technical Vocational) in the qualifying exam.
- The minimum marks in 12th class are 45% (40% marks for reserved category candidates).
- Appearing candidates are also eligible to apply.
After the declaration of written test, the concerned authority will publish the ranks for the candidates on that basis they can participate in the counselling.
The candidates those will be shortlisted on the basis of entrance test called for counselling process. At the time of counselling, candidates have to fill their choices for the colleges and stream.
Candidates will get seats on the basis of rank, seat availability and choices filled by them. After seat allotment, Candidates need to report to the assigned college for the completion of further admission process.
Candidates have to bring these original certificates along with one set of Xerox copy for participating in the counselling.
- 10th and 12th class marksheet
- 10th and 12th class passing certificates
- Domicile certificate
- Character certificates
- Entrance exam rank card and admit card
- Category certificate
- Passport size photograph
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