IIT-JEE 2013: Diploma students not required give entrance exam

Editorial Team5324|16Last Updated:12:00 am, June 21, 2013

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IIT-JEE 2013: Diploma students not required give entrance exam

Candidates who want lateral entry into an Engineering degree do not need to sit for JEE or any entrance exam.

The rule applies to candidates who have appeared for various polytechnic or engineering diploma programme from various State Board of Technical Education and applied for JEE (Main) examination.

Candidates should have completed Engineering, Architecture or Pharmacy Diploma programmes from an AICTE-approved institutes with 45 percent to be elgible for the second year of a  4-year degree Engineering or Pharmacy and 5-year Architecture programme through lateral entry. Such a candidate need not give any entrance examination.

If a diploma level candidate wishes to be admitted to first year of 4-year degree Engineering/Pharmacy or 5-year Architecture programme, then he is eligible on the basis of class 12 Certificate.

Any polytechnic/engineering diploma holder candidate has passed Class 12 also from a Board between year 2011 to 2013, he/she should immediately update his/her class 12th information on the JEE website http://jeemain.nic.in through this link

Candidates who wish to take lateral entry need the below criteria to avoid taking JEE:
- Class 12 result
- Roll Number
- Year of Passing

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First Published:12:00 am, June 21, 2013

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giridhargiridhar (Posted 4 Weeks Ago)

Dear sir,<br /> as i had diploma in mechanical engg. after 12th .can i take admission in IIT or NIT through lateral entry

akanshaakansha ruchi(Posted 3 Months Ago)

i can do diploma after 12 can i take dorect admission in any iit clg.<br /> what was the procedure????

PayalPayal Patil(Posted 4 Months Ago)

Dear sir,<br /> I've addmtion Diploma after 10th, in the IIT entrance exam entiring can tell me about the prosess.

vinod (4 Months Ago)
yea u can
SrinivasanSrinivasan (Posted 4 Months Ago)

Sir i have joint in diploma after tenth,now i am 3rd year it is possible to join in IIT?Please tell me the procedures to join

rohan bhamre(3 Months Ago)
ya u van
TARANGTARANG (Posted 4 Months Ago)

Dear Sir ,<br /> <br /> i have completed my diploma studies.<br /> Do i m eligible to get admission in IIT*s

AnmolAnmol kumar(Posted 4 Months Ago)

what is the process to get admission in iit for diploma holder??

sharathsharath (Posted 5 Months Ago)

how can diploma completed student can have 12th certificate ....???<br /> can u plzz know the procedure for entering iit ..

TusharTushar (Posted 5 Months Ago)

sir i passed 10th class with 76.80% and i have passed diploma in co with 90% can i apper it for iit!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

ASWINASWIN (Posted 5 Months Ago)

Sir, I have passed diploma in mechanical engineering after 10th,can i appear for IIT ?

PrayagPrayag (Posted 5 Months Ago)

Sir I have completed Diploma Now i Wants degree From IIT Or NIT is there Leteral Entry From IIT And Nit If yes SO Plz Tell me .....

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