Engineering happens to be one of the most sought-after career options among students. From electrical, mechanical, computer, environmental and biomedical, there are a number of career options in this field.
Keeping in mind the plethora of job opportunities the field offers, Engineering is certainly one of the most booming sectors in the education segment. Also, an academic qualification and engineering degree helps an individual to enhance his thinking and problem solving skills. It is certainly an asset to one’s cognitive process.
As a matter of fact, the admission for engineering courses are based on certain entrance exams. Once you’re adamant about pursuing engineering, you need to keep a track of these entrance exams.
Listed below are the exam dates and last date to apply for Engineering Entrance Exams 2018:
1. JEE Main
Conducted by CBSE, JEE Main is conducted now instead of AIEEE. It is required for getting in more than 30 National Institute of Technology, 23 Indian Institute of Information Technology and various other centrally funded technical institutes (CFTI).
- Exam Date: 08-Apr-2018 (Offline) 15, 16-Apr-2018 (Online)
- Last Date to Apply: 1st Jan-2018
2. JEE Advanced
JEE Advanced is the next exam after qualifying JEE Main. It serves as a selection criteria by institutes like IIST, IISc and IISERs.
- Exam Date: 20-May-2018
- Last Date to Apply: 1 week after the results of JEE Main 2018
BITSAT is the only online entrance examination for admission in Birla Institute of Technology and Science for engineering and pharma courses.
- Exam Date: 15-May-2018 onwards
- Last Date to Apply: Mar-18
4. AP EAMCET
Conducted by JNTUA, the Andhra Pradesh Engineering Common Entrance Test is mandatory for diploma holders for Engineering Technology/Pharmacy and B.Sc (Mathematics).
- Exam Date: 3rd May 2018
- Last Date to Apply: 14th April 2018
5. IIT JAM
A national level test organized by the IITs and IISc, IIT-JAM 2018 will be conducted by IIT, Bombay.
- Exam Date: 11th February 2018
- Last Date to Apply: 17th October 2017
A VIT Engineering Entrance Examination conducted by Vellore Institute of Technology this year. VITEEE is needed for admission to admissions to B.Tech Degree programmes 2018-19.
- Exam Date: April 4th-15th, 2018
- Last Date to Apply: February 28th, 2018