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Thapar University Entrance Exam 2021 

Thapar University Admissions to the First Year of  BE / BTech Programs for the academic year of 2021 – 2022. Thapar University BE Programs Based On JEE Main Scores 2021.

Lateral Entry admission to BE / B.Tech program for diploma holders & BSc ( Non-Medical ) at the 2nd year ( 3rd Semester ) level will be made through Lateral Entry Engineering Test ( LEET ) to be conducted by Thapar University ( LEET-TU ).

Thapar University 2021 Courses Offered

ProgramNo .of seats ( 4 years Duration )
BE Program
Chemical Engineering60
Civil Engineering130
Computer Engineering570
Electrical Engineering150
Electronics & Communication Engineering165
Electronics and Computer Engineering180
Electronics (Instrumentation & Control) Engineering100
Mechanical Engineering160
Mechatronics30
Mechanical Engineering (Production)30
TOTAL1575

Thapar University 2021 Eligibility

Eligibility for BE / B.Tech programs other than BTech ( Biotechnology )

A candidate shall be eligible for admission in the UG programs subject to the following conditions :

has passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with at least 60% marks ( 55% for SC / ST candidates ) in aggregate of three subjects, namely, Physics, Mathematics and any one subject out of Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology and Technical Vocational subject (or) Minimum 60% ( 55% for SC / ST candidates ) marks in a Diploma recognized by AICTE or a state board of technical education of at least 3-year duration.

has secured at least 20% aggregate marks ( 15% for SC / ST candidates ) in JEE ( Main ) – 2021. This clause shall not be applicable for the PGN, GoI, JKM, JK students & N-E students. (or)

(i) has passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with at least 80% marks ( 75% for SC / ST candidates ) in aggregate of three subjects, namely, Physics, Mathematics and any one subject out of Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology and Technical Vocational subject.

(ii) has secured at least 15% aggregate marks ( 10% for SC / ST candidates ) in JEE ( Main ) – 2021. This clause shall not be applicable for the PGN, GoI, JKM, JK students & N-E students.

(iii) possesses a good moral character.

(iv) is a citizen of India.

(v) is born on or after 1st October, 1993 ( 5-years relaxation in age for SC / ST / PH candidates ). The admission shall be made on the basis of merit of score in JEE ( Main ) – 2021.

The first five toppers of the recognized Boards of India in the examinations held in 2021, shall be given direct admission to the first year of UG program, with the condition that they must have appeared in JEE ( Main ) – 2021 but the entrance test score of such students shall not be required for admission. They shall be allocated branch of their choice. Such candidates shall have to furnish proof of being toppers from their respective boards. Tuition fee shall also be waived off for such students provided they maintain minimum CGPA of 8.50 in subsequent semesters. Only toppers having first five positions among science stream ( Non Medical ) at 10+2 of a respective board shall be considered.

Eligibility for  BTech ( Biotechnology )

A candidate shall be eligible for admission in the B.Tech. ( Biotechnology ) subject to the following conditions :

The candidate

has passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with at least 60% marks ( 55% for SC / ST candidates ) in aggregate of three subjects, namely, Physics, Chemistry and, Biology.

has secured at least 20% aggregate marks ( 15% for SC / ST candidates ) in NEET-2021.

has passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with at least 80% marks ( 75% for SC / ST candidates ) in aggregate of three subjects, namely, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

(ii)has secured at least 15% aggregate marks (10% for SC/ST candidates) in NEET-2021.

(iii) possesses a good moral character.

(iv) is a citizen of India.

(v) is born on or after 1st October, 1993 ( 5-years relaxation in age for SC / ST / PH candidates ).

The admission shall be made on the basis of merit of score in NEET-2021.

Eligibility for B.Tech Lateral Entry

A candidate shall be eligible for admission in the Second year of B.E. programs subject to the following conditions :

The candidate has passed

(a) diploma, in relevant* discipline, of minimum 3-years duration after matriculation from Polytechnic College / Institute affiliated with State Board of Technical Education / University, or recognized by UGC / AICTE with a minimum of 60% marks ( 55% for SC / ST ) in aggregate or equivalent grade point. (or)

(b) diploma, in relevant* discipline, of minimum 2-years duration after 10+2 from Polytechnic College / Institute affiliated with State Board of Technical Education / University, or recognized by UGC / AICTE with a minimum of 60% marks ( 55% for SC / ST ) in aggregate or equivalent grade point. (or)

(c) B.Sc. ( Non- Medical ) from recognized University with 60% ( 55% for SC / ST ) marks in aggregate

(ii) has qualified LEET-TIET with at least 20% aggregate marks ( 15% for SC / ST candidates ).

(iii) possesses a good moral character.

(iv) is a citizen of India.

Thapar University Seats 2021

 S.No Seats%ageCHCECTCSE##EEECECOEIMEMEPMTTotal
1.Reserved Seats
(a)Scheduled Castes / Tribes
i)  From Punjab25%8198415222122122244233
ii) Outside Punjab SC17.5%5111516138143350138
ii) Outside Punjab ST7.5%2567646112159
(b)Backward Classes from Punjab52344424111439
(c)Sports Persons from Punjab2111211111616
(d)Physically handicapped persons00000000000
i)  From Punjab3122322211824
ii) Outside Punjab3122322211824
2.Open Merit Seats00000000000
(a)From Punjab1843545949335388186511
(b)Outside Punjab224760645436581010206567
Total6013016518015010016030305701575
3.Nomination Seats
i) Punjab Govt.*2%13343231111632
ii) Govt. of India*111111111110
iii) J & K Migrants*1**
iv) J & K (AICTE)*2**
iv) J & K Students*111111111110
v) N-E Students*111111111110
4.FN/NRI Seats* #15%91925272215245585 236
5.Children of TU Employees*1111211111616

CH: Chemical Engineering, CE : Civil Engineering, CT : Computer Engineering, EC : Electronics and Communication Engg, EE : Electrical Engg, EI : Electronics ( Inst & Ctrl ) Engg, ME : Mechanical Engg, MT : Mechatronics, MEP : Mechanical ( Production ), ECO : Electronics and Computer Engg

* These are over and above seats.
# Please refer to Section 10.0 for eligibility and other conditions.
** Discipline will be allocated as per the choice of the candidates.

Thapar University 2021 Exam Pattern

There will be two papers as per details given below

  • Paper I : General
  • Paper II : Professional

Duration of Entrance Test : 120 Minutes

No of Questions in the Entrance Test : 100 Questions

The question paper will contain multiple choice objective type questions of one mark each. Paper-I shall contain 40 questions in all with 10 questions in each of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English. Paper-II shall contain 60 questions in the relevant engineering discipline each carrying one mark.

Negative Marking : 1/4thmarks shall be deducted for each wrong answer.

NIFT Admissions

Online Application 14 December 2020 to 21 January 2021.

JEE Main

Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.