Admission Notification Details for Thapar University

Thapar University Patiala Admissions 2013

Declared as deemed to be university u/s 3 of UGC Act, 1956

UG/PG/Ph. D Admissions-2013

Salient Features:

Premier University of higher education and research

Accredited by NAAC (UGC) and is also ISO 9001/2008 certified

B.E./B. Tech admission on the merit of normalized score of JEE (Main)-2013

Direct admission including tuition fee waive off in B.E. /B. Tech to first 2 toppers of recognized boards in the exams held in 2013

Online entrance test across the country for admission to LEET/MCA/BCA-MCA (Integrated M. Sc/PG Diploma in Plant Transgenic Technologies/MBA/M.E. /M. Tech/Ph. D programmes

Seats for candidates having B. Sc (non-medical) degree for admission in 2nd year of B.E./B. Tech under LEET

48 teaching Associateship Rs 13000/- per month available for Ph. D (regular) students

Govt. of India teaching assistantship for GATE qualified M.E. /M. Tech students

70 teaching assistantships for M.E. /M. Tech (regular) students not getting GATE scholarships

100 tuition freeships for brilliant B.E. /B. Tech students

150 merit scholarships for toppers of B.E. /B. Tech, MCA, MBA and M. Sc programs

Merit-cum-means scholarship for meritorious but needy students

Six tuition fee freeships one freeship per zone in each year of MBA program

15% seats for foreign national/NRI candidates

Programme Offered

Ph. D: Ph. D in all departments/schools

M. Sc:

Biotechnology, Environmental Sciences, Microbiology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Computing


CAD/CAM and Robotics, Civil (Structures) Engineering, Civil (Infrastructure) Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Production and Indl Engineering, Software Engineering, Electronic Instrumentation and Control Engineering, Power Systems and Electric Drives, Thermal Engineering, Wireless Communication, Information Security

M. Tech:

Biotechnology, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science and Technology, VLSI Design, Computer Science and Applications, Industrial Pollution and Abatement (part time)

All the M.E. /M. Tech programmes shall also be available in part time mode

For M.E. (Computer Science and Engineering, Software Engineering, Electronics and Communication)/M. Tech (Computer application) only GATE qualified candidates should apply

Integrated BCA-MCA Programme (Regular/Distance Mode)

MCA (Regular/Distance Mode)


PG Diploma: Plant Transgenic Technologies

B.E./B. Tech/LEET:

Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics (Instrumentation and Control) Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, B.E. (IE)-MBA

Candidates having B. Sc (non-medical) degree can also apply under LEET


B.E. / B. Tech:

First year on the basis of normalized score of JEE main

Admissions to B.E./B. Tech programmes shall be made on the basis of merit of normalized score (60% - 40%) in Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2013 to be conducted by CBSE, New Delhi

In addition, minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate of Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry/ Biology/ Biotechnology/Computer Science at 10+2 or equivalent examination are also required to be eligible for admission

The top two toppers of the recognized boards of India in the exams held in 2013 shall be given direct admission to the first year of undergraduate program (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

50% of the seats of B.E. / B. Tech programme are reserved for the candidates who have passed (or appearing) in their +2 examination from institutions located in Punjab

Remaining seats are for those who have passed +2 examination from institutions located outside Punjab

B.E. / B. Tech candidates seeking admission in this university on the basis of JEE (Main)-2013 have to submit a separate application to this university available on website

Application Form:

Application form is available on website fill the complete details and then take two print outs of the form

Attach the required amount of proof of fee deposit (draft or online transfer) and send it to In-charge Admission Cell, Thapar University, Patiala

Retain one copy of the application form to be produced at the time of counseling

The application fee and examination fee can be paid online/demand draft (in favour of Thapar University payable at Patiala)

For B.E. / B. Tech/MBA Rs 1500/-; for all other programs Rs 2500/-

Candidates applying for more than one M. Sc/M.E. / M. Tech/Ph. D programme, whether in same or different departments, are required to fill separate form for each programme along with requisite exam fee

BE B. Tech Admission

First year (2nd semester) Undergraduate Program Admission-2013

The university, if deems fit, may admit students to the second semester of undergraduate programme by conducting its own entrance test.

This admission will be made for the vacancies that may exist in the first semester of first year

The students admitted in this category shall have to clear all the courses as per the scheme of the discipline of Thapar University, in which she/he is admitted

B.E. / B. Tech:

Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Engineering (Chandigarh campus), Electrical Engineering, Electronics Instrumentation and Control, Electronics Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Industrial Engineering


She / he should have been a student of B.E. / B. Tech programme of a recognised Institute / University and have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from recognized board and have secured at least 60% (55% for SC / ST candidates) marks in aggregate of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry / Computer science / Biology / Biotechnology; or

Thapar University students of B. Sc-M. Sc (dual degree) program having minimum of 60% marks (55% for SC/ST) in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry/ Computer Science/Biology/Biotechnology at 10+2 level

She/he should have appeared in the entrance test to be conducted by Thapar University

The cut off marks in the entrance test shall be 20% (15% for SC/ST)

She/he should be a citizen of India

She/he should bear a good character and satisfy the prescribed requirements of the university

Test Centres :

Online entrance test shall be conducted across country

The information shall be available on the

Admission Procedure: Only those candidates shall be considered who shall apply on the prescribed application form on or before the last date

Admission shall be made on the merit of the entrance test to be conducted by Thapar University

Candidate is required to pay tuition fee and other dues at the time of admission

There will be only one counselling

Candidate leaving after taking admission shall be refunded caution money and alumni fee only

15% seats shall be reserved for SC, 7.5% seats for ST category and 3% for physically handicapped category

In case, any seat in reserved category remains vacant, the same shall be converted to the general category

Candidate should bring all the documents in original at the time of counselling

In case, a student of first year of Thapar University gets a seat under this scheme then the seat vacated by such candidate shall be offered to other candidates in the merit list

Admit Card:

Candidates shall be able to generate admit card on provided their demand draft along with print out of application form reaches Thapar University in time

The login ID and password created by candidate at the time of filling the application form shall be used to register for generation of admit card

Once your documents are received and approved by the university, you will have to go to this same link and do the booking for your online exam.

After registering, the candidate shall take out two print outs of admit card, paste latest photograph on each and then come to the entrance test centre

Along with admit cards, the candidate will also carry any one of the identity proof (original) with him/her like Passport/Voter I Card/ PAN Card/ Driving License/Aadhaar

While registering for online entrance test on website, the candidate shall choose entrance test centre of his/her choice from the available list and any one slot available in the test period.

Application Form:

The application form shall be filled online

After filling the form, attach demand draft of Rs 2500/- in favour of Thapar University payable at Patiala with the print out of the application form

The application fee of Rs 2500/- can also be paid online

Candidates must bring with the following original certificates and a set of attested copies of all the certificates at the time of admission (counselling); 10+2 DMC; Matriculation/Higher Secondary certificate showing date of birth; admit card of entrance test conducted by Thapar University; character certificate; medical fitness certificate; proof of admission in first semester of B.E./B. Tech (recent bonafide student certificate); affidavit required in case of discontinuity of studies; migration certificate; income certificate; result card of AIEEE(or any other test, if not appeared in AIEEE)

Contact Information:

Patiala, Punjab, Tel 08288008120, 08288008121

Email, Website

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