New Delhi: Ten central universities in India will give weightage to marks in qualifying examination for admission in under graduate and post graduate programs along with merit in University Admission Test. The Qualifying examination will hold 30% weightage and entrance exam 70%. The universities which will follow this matrix for admission are central universities based in Kashmir, Jharkhand, Bihar, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab. The exam will be in June this year.
It is to be noted that the IITs are also planning to give weightage to marks in class 12th examination for admission into under graduate programs, till now admissions are made on the basis of JEE however only those candidates can apply for JEE who have secured minimum 60% marks in qualifying examination. Relaxation available for reserved category aspirants.