ACET Amritsar Admission Process 2021
Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology admissions are given via two ways - merit of the last qualifying examination and AGC NEST examination score. The college gives admission to MTech, BVoc, MHMCT programmes on merit basis. Whereas, for admission to all other courses candidates are required to appear for the Amritsar Group of College National Entrance Scholarship Test (AGC NEST) exam. The college also offers lateral entry admission in the BTech programme. Candidates marks in the diploma are taken into consideration for BTech lateral entry admission. It is mandatory for all the eligible candidates to register online on the Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology admission portal.
The AGC NEST entrance exam is conducted via online mode and candidates have the option to choose date and time of the exam as per convenience. As per ACET Amritsar admission criteria, before applying for AGC NEST exam candidates must meet the eligibility criteria of the courses they are wishing to pursue.
Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology Admission - UG Courses
At undergraduate level the college offers 21 courses to the students. BTech Computer Science and Engineering, BTech Mechanical Engineering, BA Journalism and Mass Communication etc. are some of the popular undergraduate programmes offered by the college. The duration of UG courses range from 3 years to 4 years.
ACET UG Courses & Eligibility Criteria
BTech Computer Science and Engineering
12th standard with physics and mathematics as compulsory subjects and chemistry/biotechnology/biology/computer science/technical vocational as optional subject or diploma in engineering
BTech Mechanical Engineering Lateral Entry
Diploma in engineering/BSc from a recognised university with at least 45% marks (40% for reserved category students) + must have studied mathematics in 10+2 or BSc degree
BTech Computer Science and Engineering Lateral Entry
At least 33% in 12th standard in commerce stream or minimum 40% marks in 10+2 with any two subjects - accountancy, business studies, economics, mathematics, office management & secretarial practice, principle & practice of insurance and tax procedure & practice
Minimum 50% marks in 10+2 in science stream with physics, chemistry, mathematics/biology/agriculture as subjects (45% for reserved category students)
BSc Fashion Design
12th standard form a recognised board or diploma in the concerned field from a recognised university
BVoc Automobile Servicing
10+2 in any stream from a recognised board
BVoc Software Development
BA Journalism and Mass Communication
12th class in any stream from a recognised board or diploma in respective field
Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology Admission Steps - BTech, BCom (H), BBA, BCA, BHMCT and BSc
Aspirants meeting the eligibility criteria need to fill the ACET Amritsar application form.
Appear and obtain valid marks in AGC NEST exam.
Next, the college shortlist candidates for Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology admission on the basis of AGC NEST score.
Candidates who are shortlisted need to visit the campus.
Confirm admission by submitting documents and depositing course fees.
ACET Amritsar Admission Process - BTech Lateral Entry and BVoc
Eligible candidates are required to fill Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology application form.
For BTech Lateral Entry admissions marks in diploma are considered.
For BVOC marks scored in 12th standard are taken into consideration.
Based on marks in the last qualifying examination, the college shortlists aspiring candidates for admission.
Next, the shortlisted candidates need to go to the campus.
Submit documents and pay courses to complete the admission procedure of the college.
Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology Admission - PG Courses
There are 7 postgraduate courses at ACET Amritsar for students to choose from. The college offers MTech in four specializations. MCA, MBA and MHMCT are the other PG courses offered by the college. A candidate must have a bachelor degree from a recognized university to take admission in PG programmes.
Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology Admissions - PG Courses Eligibility Criteria
Undergraduate degree from a recognised university
BCA/BSc/BCom/BA with at least 50% marks plus mathematics at 10+2 or graduation level
MTech Mechanical Engineering
Minimum 50% marks in BE/BTech (45% for reserved category students)
MTech Electronics and Communications Engineering
Bachelor degree in any stream from a recognised university
Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology MBA and MCA Admission Process
Firstly aspirants must meet the eligibility criteria of the programme.
Next, they need to fill the ACET Amritsar application form.
Sit for the AGC NEST exam and obtain a valid score.
Based on marks obtained in AGC NET entrance examination, the college shortlists candidates for Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology admissions.
The shortlisted aspirants next need to visit ACET Amritsar.
Confirm admission by submitting documents and paying course fees.
Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology Admission Procedure - MTech and MHMCT
Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria need to fill the application form.
Based on candidates' score in the bachelor degree, the college selects candidates for admission.
Shortlisted candidates are required to visit the campus.
The last step in ACET Amritsar admission process is submission of documents and deposition of course fees.
ACET Amritsar View Course Specific Admission Process 2021
At AGC, the admission to the following courses (for the session 2021) is based on AGC NEST (National Entrance Scholarship Exam) offering the scholarship upto Rs. 1.5 Lac.
ACET Amritsar Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question: In which courses does the college offer admission on merit basis?
Admission in BTech Lateral Entry, BVoc, MTech and MHMCT courses is given on the basis of merit of the last qualifying examination.
Question: Which entrance exam score is required for Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology admission?
For admission to most of the courses candidates require a valid score in AGC NEST entrance examination.
Question: Who is the conducting body of the AGC NEST examination?
The AGC NEST entrance exam is conducted by Amritsar Group of Colleges (AGC).
Question: What is the minimum eligibility criteria for admission to MBA programme?
Candidates must have a bachelor degree from a recognised university for taking admission to Master of Business Administration (MBA) course.
Question: Does the college offer lateral entry admission in BTech?
Yes, candidates with diploma in engineering can get direct admission in BTech 2nd year.
Question: Can I register for admission via online mode?
Yes, candidates can register for Amritsar College of Engineering and Technology admission via online mode.