National Institutes of Technology (NITs) invited applications from eligible candidates for admission to the 3-year full time Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme offered by the NITs located at Agartala, Allahabad, Bhopal, Calicut, Durgapur, Jamshedpur, Kurukshetra, Raipur, Surathkal, Tiruchirappalli and Warangal.
Admissions to the MCA programme will be made through NIT MCA Common Entrance Test (NIMCET) organized jointly by eleven NITs and being conducted by NIT Kurukshetra. Admission will be based on the rank obtained in the NIMCET only.
NIMCET application form is applicable for both the entrance examination and for admission to MCA at all the eleven participating NITs offering MCA programme. Candidates are not required to apply separately to each NIT for admission. The admission to MCA programme in all the 11 participating NITs will be based on NIMCET rank as well as their choices to be opted during the counseling/admission process. Details of the counseling process shall be notified on the NIMCET website in due course.
After admission, NITs do not permit transfer from one NIT to another in any circumstances. Candidates once allotted a seat in any particular NIT will have to take admission in that NIT only.
The general eligibility to write NIMCET is the same for all NITs. Fee structure may differ from one Institute to the other. The details can be obtained from respective Institute’s website given in the table of participating Institutions.
Web-enabled off-campus counseling: Candidates declared eligible in the NIMCET test will be allowed to fill online their institute preference from place of convenience. The facility will be provided for a prespecified period to be notified later. Tentative allotment results will be declared on alternate days.
Web-Enabled on-campus counseling: The counseling will be held on all the eleven participating NITs. The choices locked during off-campus earlier will be permitted to be altered by the candidates themselves after verification of documents and fee deposits at the eleven participating NITs. Final seat allotments will be made on the basis of rank and institute preference.
The eligible candidates shell register at any one of the NITs of their choice after getting their documents verified and depositing fee.
Remote reporting: Facility of remote reporting for admission to allotted NIT will be created at the NITs. Each candidate having a seat will be compulsorily required for admission. Otherwise, their allotment will be cancelled.
Web enabled on-line application form: Interested candidates are required to fill in web enabled on-line application forms from any place of their convenience. Also they are required to take a print out of the electronic submission and send it by post along with copies of 10+2+3 (graduation) marks sheets/certificates and a demand draft as detailed below.
The Chairman, NIMCET, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra-136119 (Haryana)
Application fee: The application fee for the entrance examination of the MCA programme is Rs 1000/- for open/OBC and Rs 500/- for SC/ST candidates. Candidates will have to take demand draft of appropriate amount depending on their category drawn in favour of Director NIT, Kurukshetra – NIMCET, payable at Kurukshetra. Candidates are advised to write their name, address and mobile/phone number on the reverse side of the demand draft
Admit card: After scrutiny of applications, admit card to those found eligible will be made available on the website. Applicants will be required to download their admit card after login to this website. Admit cards will not be sent separately. The candidates shall have to produce the admit card at the test centre, counseling centre and personal interview at the time of admission.
Score card: No separate score card will be sent to the candidates. The list of candidates to be called for counseling/seat allotment based on NIMCET rank will be published on the websites of all the participating NITs offering MCA programme.