Admission for M.C.A. 2014
Testdate: 25th May 2014 (Sunday) Timings: 10.00 am to 12.00 Noon
Eligibility: Indian Nationals securing$ at least 60% marks in aggregate or 6.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale (55% marks or 6.0 CGPA on a 10 point scale in case of SC, ST) in
(i) BSc / BSc (Hons) / BCA / BIT of minimum three years full-time*;
B E / B Tech or equivalent from a recognized University are eligible to appear for NIMCET-2014 test.
$ Candidates who are appearing for final year/semester of BSc / BSc(Hons) / BCA / BIT of minimum 3 years or BE/BTech in the academic year 2013-14 are also eligible to apply for NIMCET-2014. Such candidates shall have to furnish the proof (in the form of a certificate issued by the head of institution where the candidate has studied- refer Annexure IV for proforma) that he/she is appearing for the examinations during the academic year 2013-14 and can submit the proof of fulfilling the eligibility criteria of NIMCET-2014 preferably at the time of Counseling/Admission but not later than 15th September, 2014, failing which their admission is liable to be cancelled by the respective NITs. NIMCET-2014 will not reserve a seat to a candidate due to any reason claimed for not fulfilling the eligibility criteria including the delay in publishing the results by the concerned University/institute.
* Students who have completed/completing degree BSc / BSc(Hons)/BCA/ BIT of 3 years from Open Universities are also eligible to apply provided their programme is approved by UGC / AICTE and Distance Education Council (DEC) of Govt. of India.
• The percentages of marks in qualifying degree are to be calculated on the basis of marks obtained in all the subjects studied in all the years including languages, optional and additional subjects studied, if any. The aggregate of marks secured in all the subjects in all the years computed using this method of calculation alone be considered by NIMCET-2014 for deciding eligibility.
NIMCET-2014 test will be conducted with only one question paper containing 120 multiple choice questions covering the following subjects. Multiple Choice Questions will be written in English Language only and will not be translated into any other language.
2. Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning
3. Computer Awareness
4. General English
Each correctly answered question will carry FOUR marks and each wrongly answered question will lead to NEGATIVE ONE mark.
The candidates are advised not to attempt such questions if they are not sure of the correct answer.
No deduction from the total score will, however, be made if a question is unanswered.
More than one answer indicated against a question will be negatively marked.
The candidates have to mark the responses in the OMR sheet using black or blue ink ball point pen only.
Qualifying Criteria for Allotment of Rank
A Candidate securing zero or negative marks either in Mathematics or Total Marks in NIMCET-2014 test will be disqualified.
Based on the marks obtained by a qualified candidate in NIMCET-2014 test, a rank will be allotted by adopting the following criteria.
The marks obtained in Mathematics, Logical Reasoning, Computer Awareness, English, will be multiplied by a factor of 3, 1½ , 2 and 1 respectively. Thus maximum weighted marks will be 1000.
Ranking will be based on total weighted marks obtained by a candidate. In case of a tie, it will be resolved based on weighted marks in Mathematics, then on weighted marks in Logical reasoning and then on weighted marks in Computer Awareness.
In case the tie is not resolved by the above criteria stated in the above paragraph, then it will be resolved by age i.e., in favour of elder candidate.
NOTE: This is tentative list of test centers. If enough number of candidates do not opt for a particular centre that centre may be cancelled and then center chosen as second choice will be allotted automatically.
Process of Admission:
The entire process that a candidate has to undergo, consists of seven stages:
Registration and Applying Online for the test : All the eligible candidates should register in the website http://nimcet2014.nita.ac.in by creating a username and password by themselves between 17-02-2014 and 03-04-2014 (5.00 pm) IST. Documents (both soft and hard copies) needed for completing the registration are (i) e-receipt generated after paying processing fee through State Bank Collect (see section 5.0); (ii) Passport size photograph and its scanned copy (maximum size :30 KB), signature (maximum size:10 KB), (iii) all certificates and marks memorandum of X Class and qualifying degree. Then fill the online application form and take generated application form. Completed application along with all relevant documents should reach Secretary, NIMCET-2014 latest on 17-04-2014.
Writing NIMCET-2014 TEST: Download the admit card between 09-05-2014 and 25-05-2014 at any time and write the NIMCET-2014 test which is scheduled to be conducted on 25th May 2014 (Sunday) between 10.00 A.M and 12.00 noon at various test centers listed in Table 1 of Section 10. Candidates should be present in the examination hall of the test center before 9.30 am on 25-05-2014. Syllabus and test pattern are given in this brochure.
Choice filling and locking: Candidates satisfying eligibility (see section 2.0) and qualifying criteria (see section 15.0) will be awarded with NIMCET-2014 rank. The ranks of the eligible candidates will be announced on 11-06-2014. The candidates need to download the rank cards from the website. Candidates who got a rank can login and fill the choices of participating institutes in their order of preference between 16-06-2014 and 23-06-2014. They can modify these choices (or) reorder them any number of times before locking. It will not be possible to access their choices after locking. All the candidates have to lock their choices on or before 5 pm on 23-06-2014. The choices of all candidates will be automatically locked by server at NIMCET-2014 at 5 pm on 23-06-2014.
Online Seat Allotment and personally reporting at any remote/participating institute: Candidates will be offered seats based on their choices in the order of NIMCET-2014 rank in three rounds of allotment. Candidates who are allotted a seat must report to any one of the participating institute on the dates specified in each of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd rounds. Reporting at any institute other than the allotted institute is called Remote Reporting. Remote reporting is permitted in first and second rounds of allotment only. During this reporting, all the candidates have to get their original academic documents, caste and relevant certificates verified and pay the initial fee Rs.10,000/- in the form of a State Bank Collect and give their option in the option form. They will also be issued a provisional admission letter.
Note: Candidates, who get seats in first round of allotment and do not report at any reporting center between 30-06-2014 and 01-07-2014, will be permanently deleted from the database and will not be offered any seat in subsequent rounds of allotment. Similarly, candidates who get seats only in second round (but not in first round) and do not report at any reporting center between 07-07-2014 and 08-07-2014 will be permanently deleted from the database and will not be offered any seat in the subsequent rounds of allotment.
Getting Admitted into the Allotted Institute: After the third round of allotment, candidates are required to physically present at the latest allotted institute for admission between 17-07-2014 and 18-07-2014 and attend the classes.
Surrendering seats by the candidates: Candidates who got seat allotted/upgraded in any round(s), and do not wish to join the institute, but wish to participate in the final round of allotment must approach a reporting center, surrender the seat between 21-7-2014 and 22-7-2014 by submitting a prescribed application. At a later stage, these candidates will receive Rs.9,000/- either through DD or online transfer in to their account based on their choice entered in the prescribed application while surrendering.
Fresh Choice filling and final round of allotment: After third round of reporting, vacant seats in all Participating NITs will be published in the website http://nimcet2014.nita.ac.in on 25-07-2014. Candidates who were not allotted any seat from first to third round of allotment and those who have surrendered their seats are only eligible to fill fresh choices on 26-7-2014 for final round of allotment. Final round of allotment will be done on 28-7-2014 and candidates, who are offered seats in this round, must report to the allotted institute between 4-8-2014 and 5-8-2014 to attend the classes.
Web Enabled On-Line Application Form:
Eligible candidates as per section 2.0 are required to fill-in web enabled on-line application form from any place of their convenience. Candidates are required to register themselves in the website http://nimcet2014.nita.ac.in by giving their username and password. Candidates are not permitted to create multiple Id’s.
Username: Username must be a string containing at least six alphanumeric characters with first two and last two characters as alphabets. No special characters are allowed.
Password: Password must be a string containing at least six alphanumeric characters. No special characters are allowed.
In case of any problem, they are advised to contact
Secretary, NIMCET-2014, National Institute of Technology, Agartala – 799046, Tripura (W).
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
a) Read carefully the instructions to fill in online application form as described in section 6.0. in this brochure.
b) They are also required to take hard copy (a print out) of the generated application form, enclose all relevant documents (Please enclose photocopy of both sides of mark sheets) and send it by speed post / registered post to the following address along with copies of mark-sheets and pass-certificates of SSC/10th class and Bachelor’s Degree along with e-receipt of processing fee (for Rs. 1,800/- for open / OBC category and Rs.900/- for SC/ST category).
Applications should reach by speed-post or registered-post on or before 17th April, 2014 [5 pm]
National Institute of Technology, Agartala
P.O.: Former Tripura Engineering College
Barjala, Jirania, TRIPURA (W)
Applications received after due date and time will not be considered. NIMCET-2014 is not responsible for any postal delays and hence candidates are advised to post the filled-in application with all necessary documents and payment e-Receipt well in advance before the last date i.e., 17-4-2014. Rights are reserved by NIMCET-2014 for any change in this regard.
Processing Fee through State Bank Collect:
The processing Fee for NIMCET-2014 test and counseling for admission to the MCA programme is Rs.1,800/- for OPEN/OBC category and Rs. 900/- for SC/ST category candidates. Candidates have to deposit an appropriate amount relevant to their category.
Candidates are required to deposit the NIMCET 2014 processing fee through State Bank collect only. The print out of the e-receipt of payment need to be sent along with generated application to NIMCET-2014 office.
Check List :
Print the Check list given below and mark (✔) in the box for compliance of each and send it along with the generated application form, payment e-receipt and other documents.
In case, not applicable for (iv) or (vi) below, specify “NA “in the box.
Generated Application Form signed at the bottom of each page and at the Signature place of the Declaration part.
Payment through State Bank collect as processing fee for NIMCET-2014 worth (a) Rs. 1,800/- for Open/OBC, or (b) Rs.900/- for SC/ST
Copies of Mark sheets of (a) SSC or 10th Class or equivalent and (b) qualifying Degree
If applicable, Category Certificate issued by the competent authority in the prescribed format given in Annexure I and II of this brochure.
If applicable, Persons with Disabilities Certificate issued by Competent authority in Annexure III of this brochure.
Certificate issued by head of the institution in case of candidates appearing for their final examination in the academic year 2013-14.(see annexure-IV for proforma of certificate)
Opening date for online login creation and submission of Online Application form
Monday, 17th February, 2014 [10 a.m.]
Closing Date of Online Login Creation
Thursday, 3rd April, 2014 (5.00 pm)
Last date for online submission of application
Thursday, 3rd April, 2014 (11:59 pm)
Last date for receipt of printout of electronically filled application form along with requisite DD by speed post/Registered post
Thursday, 17th April,2014 [5 p.m.]
Availability of Admit card on web for download
9th May, 2014 to 25th May, 2014
Date of Publication of Result (Tentative)
Wednesday, 11th June, 2014
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