Undergraduate Admissions – All India Category

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UG All India admission 2018 closed

Important Dates

Filling of online Application Forms commences on 15 April 2018
Online application closes on 1 July 2018
Announcement of First Merit List 6 July 2018
Last Date of Fees Payment for shortlisted candidates 11 July 2018
Registration and document verification at DAIICT campus for confirmed candidates. 23 July 2018  (tentative)
Orientation Program commences. 25-27 July 2018 (tentative)
Commencement of classes 30 July 2018



Total number of seats under All India Category: 115

  • B.Tech (Information and Communication Technology (ICT)) – 92
  • B.Tech (Honours) in ICT with minor in Computational Science – 23

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate seeking admission into the B.Tech program must have passed in final examination of 10+2 (Class XII) or its equivalent referred to as the qualifying examination (mentioned below). The candidate must have passed in final examination of 10+2 (Class XII) or its equivalent with Mathematics, Physics and any one of Chemistry/Bio-technology/Computer Science/Biology. Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination in 2018 are also eligible to apply for consideration of provisional admission. All candidates who are offered provisional admission will be required to produce the proof of having passed the qualifying examination (10+2 examination or equivalent) to the Institute latest by 30 October 2018, failing which the provisional admission will stand cancelled. If a candidate is found ineligible at a later date, even after admission to DA-IICT, her/his admission will be cancelled. All admissions will be subject to verification of facts from the original testimonials/certificates/documents of the candidates. The decision of the competent authority at DA-IICT regarding eligibility of any candidate shall be final.

A list of qualifying examinations is given below:

  1. The final examination of the 10+2 system, conducted by any recognized Central/State Board, such as Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi; Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi; etc.
  2. Intermediate or two-year Pre-University examination conducted by a recognized Board/University.
  3. Final examination of the two-year course of the Joint Services Wing of the National Defence Academy.
  4. Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects.
  5. Any Public School/Board/University examination in India or in any foreign country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
  6. H.S.C. vocational examination.
  7. A Diploma recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education of at least 3 year duration.
  8. General Certificate Education (GCE) examination (London/ Cambridge / Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.
  9. High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva.

Date of Birth

Only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after 01 October 1993 are eligible. Date of birth as recorded in the 10th or 12th standard certificate, as issued by the Board/University only, will be taken as authentic. Candidates must produce this certificate in original as proof of their age at the time of counselling.

Selection Criteria

Admission to the B. Tech. programs will be based on the All India Rank of Joint Entrance Examination 2018 (JEE-2018) Main, which is conducted by CBSE. Therefore, candidates who are appearing for JEE 2018 Main can only apply for these programs.

The short-listed candidates will be offered admission (confirmed/waitlisted) in the order of their merit (based on the All India Ranking of JEE 2018).

Fee Structure

At the time of counselling an amount of Rs. 96,000 (Rs.81,000 towards Tuition Fee for the First Semester and Rs.15,000 towards Caution Deposit) is to be paid. Subsequently, fees are charged semester-wise, with the registration at the beginning of each semester.

Tuition Fee Rs.81,000 per Semester
Registration Fee Rs.2,500 per Semester
Caution Deposit Rs.15,000 (Refundable at the end of the Program)
Hostel Rent Rs.15,000 per Semester (Staying in the hostel is compulsory)
Food As per actual, as charged by the canteen/cafeteria. (These expenses will be approximately Rs.4,000 – Rs. 5,000 per month)

*Subject to revision

Financial Support

The Institute provides financial support in the form of scholarships to eligible students as per the details given below.

  • DA-IICT Scholarships: A few students admitted to the programs are awarded merit scholarships equivalent to full tuition fees. The Institute shall draw a list of students eligible for merit scholarship based on the admission ranks drawn from Gujarat and All India Categories separately. In addition, five merit-cum-means scholarships are offered to the students with highest ranks subject to a means test.
  • Reliance ADA Scholarships: The Reliance ADA, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibilities (CSR), may institute a new scheme of merit-cum-means scholarships for 2018 batch.  The details will be announced in July 2018.
  • Mukhya Mantri Yuva Swavalamban Yojna, Government of Gujarat: The admitted B.Tech students are encouraged to apply for the ‘Chief Minister Scholarship Scheme’ of the Government of Gujarat. The Scheme provides financial support to bright and needy students.

Application Procedure

  1. Please submit the online application form by clicking on the link given below. Application fee (non-refundable) is Rs. 1200/- (Rupees One thousand two hundred only). Click here to apply online.
  2. The candidate has to satisfy the eligibility criteria in order for her/his application to be considered for final admission.
  3. The admission to the candidates to the programs will be based on the All India Rank of Joint Entrance Examination 2018 (JEE-2018) Main, which is conducted by CBSE. Therefore, candidates who are appearing for JEE 2018 Main can only apply for these programs.
  4. The short-listed candidates, based on the All India Ranking of JEE 2018, will be offered admission (confirmed/waitlisted) in order of their merit (based on the All India Ranking of JEE 2018). Counseling will be done online. Applicants are advised, from the date of announcement of the first merit list, to check for e-mail communications from the Institute to learn about the admission status and the steps they need to take to continue with the counseling process.
  5. The candidates who have accepted admission offers will be asked to appear for registration, document verification and payment of fees. Subsequent to this there will be an orientation for those who have been offered confirmed admission.

Address for Correspondence

UG Admissions

Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology

Near Indroda Circle

Gandhinagar – 382 007, Gujarat, India.

Phone: (079) 68261574/5/6

Email: ug_admissions[at]daiict[dot]ac[dot]in

Website: www.daiict.ac.in

Important Notes

The information on admissions 2018 provided is to inform the prospective candidates about the programs and activities of DA-IICT and are subject to change from time to time.

The candidates will be bound by the rules and regulations of the Institute as applicable during their course of study at DA-IICT. Students who have failed to achieve the minimum required academic performance at the end of the second or fourth semester shall be discontinued from the Institute. Disputes, if any, relating to admission shall be subject to Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India jurisdiction only.