AIEEE – All India Engineering Entrance Exam shall now be only single criteria to get admission into B.Tech and equivalent programs of Nirma University, Ahmedabad. Earlier admission was offered on the basis of AIEEE and GUJCET. But since this year university has decided to make admission process centralize for under graduate engineering degree programs.
For academic year 2011 – 12 merit in AIEEE shall be only criteria for admission into B.Tech and equivalent courses. Nirma University has about 600 seats on offered for undergraduate engineering courses.
The Nirma University Vice Chancellor Dr. NV Vasani has already sent the proposal to the government about new changes. "On the lines of other universities in Gujarat like PDPU, we too have decided to switch to AIEEE" said Dr. Vasani. The Princial Secretary, Education Department, Hasmukh Adhiya has accepted the proposal which will be effective from April this year. 50% total number of seats shall be reserved for Gujarat State students, he informed.
Following this, VC of Nirma University has announced and additional 25% reserved quota for Gujarat State students. "Previously, we had proposed only 50% seats for students from Gujarat, but now we have decided to give 75% seats to them." said Dr. Vasani.
Source = DNA