Every year, more than 10 lakh students appear for Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) with the aim of gaining admission into the best engineering colleges in the country, including NITs and IITs. However, with such fierce competition and limited seating, not everyone gets into the university and course of their choice. Fortunately, besides the IITs and NITs, there are several other good engineering colleges that offer engineering courses in India. Admission to such colleges is given on the basis of their own entrance examinations. If you are a technical aspirant, here is a list of alternative technical entrance exams you can apply for except JEE Mains.
A general entrance examination is conducted for admission to undergraduate courses offered by the Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) at its Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad campuses. The exam is administered as a computer-based online test with questions from physics, chemistry, English proficiency, logical reasoning, mathematics or biology. The applications for the exam are still open and the last application date for BITSAT 2022 is June 10.
It is a widely used online admission test for admission to engineering courses in the Vellore Institute of Technology campuses in Vellore, Chennai, Andhra Pradesh. The last date to register for VITEE 2022 is May 30. After this, VITEE will take place between June 30 and July 6.
The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad started the registration process for the Telangana State Engineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test (TS EAMCET) earlier this month. Those seeking admission into various professional courses offered in higher education institutions in Telangana are required to appear for TS EAMCET. Candidates can register for the entrance exam until May 28.
The State Council of Higher Education, Andhra Pradesh (APSCHE) has released the application form for Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture and Pharmacy Common Entrance Test (AP EAPCET) 2022. The last date to apply for the exam is May 10. Interested candidates can apply on the official website – cets.apsche.ap.gov.in/EAPCET
Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) is closing the MET 2022 application form today. According to the official notification, the last date to complete the MET application form 2022 is March 31. Those who have not completed the MET 2022 application form can now do so at admissions.manipal.edu
For admission into undergraduate courses offered by institutes that are part of Karnataka Unaided Private Engineering Colleges Association (KUPECA), candidates are required to appear in the Undergraduate Entrance Test for Engineering (UGET) conducted by the Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges or Karnataka (COMEDK). The exam contains a total of 180 questions, divided equally into physics, chemistry and mathematics sections. The last date to register for the admission test this year is May 2.
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