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CENTAC 2021 MTech Application Form

Application must only be filled in online through the website www.centacpuducherry.in. Application forms CANNOT be submitted offline / printed copy by post. Mere registration does not entitle a candidate for allotment of seat. He / She must fulfill the conditions of eligibility prescribed for the concerned Courses.

The online application for admission along with information Bulletin 2021 – 2022  may be downloaded for ready reference from CENTAC website. Candidate should ensure that all information entered during the online registration process is correct. Information provided by candidates like name of candidate, contact address, category, educational qualification, date of birth etc during online submission of application form will be treated as correct and CENTAC will not entertain, under any circumstances, any request for change.

CENTAC does not edit / modify / alter any information entered by the candidates at the time of online submission of application form. But CENTAC reserves the right to update inadvertent errors in marks etc entered by the Candidates based on the records made available to CENTAC.

CENTAC may reopen the ONLINE application, depending upon necessity. Fresh Applications will be received whenever there is lowering of Cut Off Marks or when there is lack of sufficient number of Candidates or for any other reason.

Application Fee

  • The Application Fee for SC / ST is ₹ 500/-
  • The Application Fee for Others ₹ 1000/-

Mode Of Payment

  • Payment should be made Online through Net Banking / Debit Card preferably.
  • Alternate mode of payment : Demand Draft should be drawn in favor of “The Coordinator, CENTAC” payable at Puducherry ( Only for Group I, IV, V & VI Courses only )
  • Address for Communication : Send the Demand Draft by post to the following address on or before last date of submission of application to “The Coordinator, CENTAC, Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry – 605 014.   The Candidates should write their Name and online registration number on the back side of the demand draft

CENTAC Hall Tickets 2021

Shortly after the receipt of the application that is complete in all respects, the Hall Ticket for Entrance Examination along with Register Number will be dispatched to the candidates. The Hall Ticket must be produced at the time of the Entrance Examination for verification. No candidate shall be permitted to write the Entrance Examination without the valid Hall Ticket. PG Entrance Examination Hall Ticket must be preserved even after the Entrance Examination and it should be presented at the time of counselling for admission.

CENTAC Selection Procedure 2021

Generally, admission to M.Tech., programme / (s) is based on eligible GATE score / percentile. Admission to remaining M.Tech ( Non Gate ) vacancies will be done based on the qualifying degree marks

Puducherry State Candidates

  • Admission shall be based on GATE percentile. In case of a tie in the GATE score, the aggregate marks of the qualifying examination ( 3rd semester to 8th semester ) / CGPA will be the criteria for selection.
  • Vacancies arising in the seats allotted for GATE passed candidates will be filled up by the Non – GATE candidates of Puducherry, failing which, by GATE passed candidates from other states / other UTs, failing which, by Non – Gate Candidates from other states / other UTs.
  • The SC / ST vacancies of Puducherry quota will be filled by Non – GATE SC / ST candidates of U.T. of Puducherry, failing which, by GATE passed SC / ST candidates from Other States / other UTs.

Other State Candidates

  • Admission shall be based on GATE percentile. In case of a tie in the GATE score, the aggregate marks of the qualifying examination ( 3rd semester to 8th semester ) / CGPA will be the criteria for selection.
  • Vacancies arising in seats allotted for GATE passed candidates from Other States / other UTs will be filled up by non – GATE candidates from Other States /other UTs, failing which, by the GATE / non – GATE candidates of Puducherry General (taken in the order).
  • The SC / ST vacancies of Other States / other UTs will be filled by SC / ST candidates of U.T. of Puducherry with GATE score, failing which, by non – GATE SC / ST candidates of U.T. of Puducherry.

Sponsored Candidates

  • Sponsored candidates must have two years of full time work experience after obtaining the prescribed  minimum qualification for admission. Further, the work experience should be from a registered firm / company/ Industry / Educational and Research Institution / any Government Department / Government Autonomous Organization, in the relevant field in which the admission is sought.
  • A maximum of FIVE seats in each programme is earmarked for sponsored for sponsored candidates.
  • Sponsored candidates shall be treated as non – GATE candidates and (i) 40% weightage of marks for experience (at the rate of 4% for each completed year of experience excluding the first two years which is the minimum requirement, subject to a maximum of 40%) and (ii) 60% weightage of marks shall be given for the qualifying degree marks. The aggregate of marks obtained in (i) and (ii) stated above shall be the criteria for selection.
  • Vacancies arising in the seats allotted for sponsored category candidates will be filled up by respective Pondicherry and other State category General candidates.

CENTAC Important Dates 2021  

S.No Event Date
1 Submission of Online Application 3rd week of  May, 2021
2 Last Date for Submission Of Online Application Form 4th week of June, 2021
3 Preparation and Publication of Merit List 3rd week of July, 2021

 

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