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Entrance Exams Postponed? Take Admissions In B.Tech Programs Based On Class 12th Scores

Last updated on May 24th, 2021

Various states conduct admissions to engineering courses based on the Class 12th scores. Read ahead to find out which are the states giving direct admissions to B.Tech courses.

While the admission process for most colleges is based on the ranks secured by the candidates in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), there are a few state universities that give direct admissions based on Class 12th percentage. As getting a good score in the entrance exams as well as Class 12th board exams both is a tough job, a lot of students manage to ace only one. For such students who get a good percentage in Class 12th board exams, various states have a provision for the state universities to grant admission to B.Tech programs based on the percentage secured by students in Class 12th.

Admissions In B.Tech Programs Based On Class 12th Scores
Admissions In B.Tech Programs Based On Class 12th Scores

The list of various state colleges/universities accepting class 12th scores as the selection criteria for B.Tech admissions is given below.

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Rajasthan Engineering Admission Process (REAP)

Rajasthan Engineering Admission Process is conducted by the Centre for Electronic Governance (CEG). To be eligible for admission through REAP, candidates should have passed Class 12th or equivalent examination from Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education (RBSE), Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) or any other recognized board of education. The minimum percentage required in Class 12th is 45%. This is reduced to 40% for reserved classes. The next mandatory criteria is for the candidates to have studied Physics and Mathematics along with any one subject from the list given below:

  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Technical Vocational Subject
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering Graphics
  • Agriculture
  • Computer Science
  • Informatics Practices

Students who have completed Diploma in Engineering are also eligible to apply for admission to B.Tech programs through REAP.

Punjab B.Tech Admission

Punjab B.Tech Admission process is conducted by the IK Gujral Technical University, Jalandhar. The admissions are conducted on the basis of Class XII scores, Diploma in Engineering as well as JEE Main scores. Studying Physics and Mathematics in Class XII is a necessary prerequisite. They must also have studied one of the following subjects as optional subjects:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Biotechnology

At the time of filling the application, candidates will have to apply either through Class XII marks or through JEE Main scores. Candidates applying through JEE Main are required to have a valid scorecard.

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA)

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions are conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DoTE). Passing class 12th with at least 45% marks in Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry is necessary for getting admission to B.Tech courses through the process of TNEA. The minimum percentage required for candidates belonging to reserved categories is 40%.

Madhya Pradesh BE/B.Tech Admission

Madhya Pradesh B.E./ B.Tech admission process is conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education (DoTE), Madhya Pradesh. Admissions to Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) as well as Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) are conducted through this process on the basis of Class XII marks or JEE Main results. Candidates must secure at least 45% marks in Class 12th from Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education or any other recognized board. Candidates belonging to reserved categories are required to secure at least 40% marks. Having Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects in Class 12th is a mandatory requirement. Candidates must also have any one of the given subjects as optional subject:

  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science

Students applying through JEE Main scores are required to have a JEE Main scorecard with a non-zero positive score.

SASTRA University: Ranking, Courses Offered, Eligibility Criteria, Admission 2021

Last updated on August 31st, 2021 by Sounak Banerjee

SASTRA University was established in year 1984 and is recognized by UGC. The University is also accredited by NAAC and offers UG, PG, and PhD programs in numerous specializations. Admission to the courses in this University is both merit and entrance-based. Interested candidates can apply here through online or offline mode.

SASTRA University Highlights

Tabulated below are the major highlights about SASTRA University that candidates can check.

Established| University type 1984| Deemed to be a university
Recognized by UGC
Courses Offered UG, PG, PhD
Admission Criteria Merit and Entrance Based
Application Mode Online/Offline
Top Recruiters Intel Inc., Biocon, Areva, i-Nautix, Idea, ICICI, IBM Corporation
Campus Area 232 Acres
Facilities Available Hostel, Cafeteria, Library, Sports, ATM
Teaching FAculty 700+
Official Website https://www.sastra.edu/

SASTRA University Rankings

The ranking of the University by different bodies is given below that students can check.

Body/Magazine Rank Year
ARIIA(Overall) #6 2020
Outlook (MBA) #90 2020
NIRF(Overall) #48 2020
QS World University Ranking (Overall) #68 2020

SASTRA University Courses

The University offers many courses and the details about the same is given in the table below.

Courses Details
B. Tech
  • Specializations: Aerospace Engineering, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Information and Communication Technology, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2 with PCM
B. Optom
  • Duration: 4years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2
B. Com
  • Specializations: CA, BFSI
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2
  • Specializations: Music, Bharatanatyam
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2
BA LLB (Hons)/BBA LLB (Hons)/B. Com LLB (Hons)
  • Duration: 5 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed 10+2
  • Specializations: Aerospace Engineering, Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, Big Data Biology, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, Cyber Security, Computer Science and Engineering, Digital Manufacturing Industrial Biotechnology, IoT and Automation, Structural Engineering, Wireless and Smart Communication, Medical Nano Technology, power, and Energy Systems
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: Graduation degree in B.E./B. Tech
Integrated M. Tech
  • Specializations: Biotechnology, Medical Nanotechnology
  • Duration: 5 Years
  • Eligibility: Completed Graduation
  • Eligibility: completed Bachelor’s degree
  • Duration: 2years
M Optom
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Completed B.Optom Degree
  • Specialization: Bharatanatyam
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Master’s degree in relevant stream
  • Specializations: Divyaprabhandam, Sanskrit
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed Bachelor’s Degree
  • Specializations: International Trade Law, Taxation and Insolvency and Bankruptcy Law
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Eligibility: Graduated in law
  • Specializations: Biotechnology, Chemistry, Data Science, Physics
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Completed B.Sc degree
M.Sc Integrated
  • Specializations: Biotechnology, Physics, Chemistry, Maths
  • Duration: 5 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Passed Bachelor’s Degree
BA B. Ed./B.Sc. B.Ed./
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Eligibility: Completed 10+2
  • Specializations: Engineering / Technology, Humanities, Arts and Sciences, Management, Education, Law
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: Completed Masters Degree

SASTRA University Admissions

Admission in the university is both merit and entrance-based. Admission in B. Tech program is based on JEE Mains, CLAT scores in case of law programs, GATE score in case of M. Tech program, UGC NET or University entrance exam in case of PhD. The admission in other courses is merit-based.

How to Apply?

Interested candidates need to follow the below-given steps for getting admission in this University.

  • Visit the official website of the University
  • Fill the form with all the details as mentioned by going through all instructions carefully
  • Upload the documents as required
  • Pay the application fee of INR 600 through online mode
  • Submit the form

SASTRA University Facilities

The University has all basic facilities for students like every top University. Some of the facilities University provides are mentioned below.

  • Library: The library of the University is quite spacious and has journals, magazines, 35+ online journal databases such as IEEE, ASCE, ACM etc. In addition to this, library has facility of reprographics as well as attracts more than 600 students in a day.
  • Banking: Indian Overseas Branch Bank is there at campus with the facility of 2 ATMs.
  • Post Office: The post office is there in the campus for faculty, village population nearby to University, students etc.
  • Hostels: 9 boys hostel, as well as 6 girls’ hostel, are there with all basic facilities. The hostel has a good ambiance and all facilities for dining, recreation, living to give students a feeling of home. Wi-Fi facility is also there in the hostel.
  • Sports: The campus has indoor stadium which is well equipped with badminton, table tennis, carrom board, billiards table, basketball court etc.
  • Gym: A fitness center is there in the indoor stadium that has all fitness equipment. A separate jogging track, as well as gym, is there for girl students. In addition to this, outdoor facilities are there for students like tennis, cricket soccer that attracts large number of students.
  • Canteen: The canteen at the University has a peaceful environment and serves delicious and healthy culinary delights.

SASTRA University Faculty

The University has the most qualified faculty members who are skilled in their own fields. All of them holds PhD or master’s degree and help students in accomplishing their goals.

  • Professors: 14+
  • Associate Professors: 26++
  • Associate Dean: 18+

SASTRA University FAQs

Ques. Who are some successful alumni from SASTRA University?

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

Ans. Notable Alumni from this University are- Swaminathan: senior director Oracle, Muthukumar Vemban: Director of Bacardi, India, Girish Mathrubootham: Founder and CEO at Freshworks Inc. (Formerly known as Freshdesk), etc.

Ques. What is the fee structure of Hostel And a Mess in SASTRA University?

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

Ans. The fee for a hostel ranges between INR 8000 – Rs 18,000 annually which varies on the type of facilities provided by the hostel. Mess fee is the same for all i.e. INR 3000 per month.

Ques. What are some student clubs at SASTRA University?

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

Ans. Some of the student clubs of this University are auto club, debating club, literary club, oratory club, fine arts club, quiz club, JAM club and many more These all clubs conduct week to week meetings in order to hone students talent.

Ques. What academic flexibility students enjoy at SASTRA University?

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

Ans. The University gives all the students academic flexibility in form of the choice of a faculty member, a choice-based credit system that depends on certain criteria that candidates can check.

Ques. How is the placement of SASTRA University?

Last updated on May 11th, 2021

Ans. The University provides good placement to students of all courses. Every year top companies recruit students and pay them high salary packages. Some of the names of eminent recruiters who had visited the campus are Juniper Networks, Citicorp, Brakes India Ltd., Biocon, Capgemini, BHEL, Johnson and Johnson, Kerbs Biochemicals Ltd., JET Airways, and many more.