DASA 2020 Application Form – National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal will release DASA Application Form for 2020 -2021 academic year. Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) undergraduate registration process is expected to start in the month of April 2020. Candidates can register online through the official website, dasanit.org. DASA 2020 application form is released for admission in Engineering and Architecture courses of NITs, IIITs, SPAs and other participating institutes. In order to appear for DASA, the candidate must have passed 12th standard along with SAT Subject Test scores (Maths level 2, Physics, and Chemistry). Scroll down to check the application process, eligibility, documents required, fee and more details from this page. Keep Scrolling and Keep Knowing!
DASA 2020 Application Form
Candidates are not required to send the hardcopy of the application form to the conducting body office. However, it is mandatory to send the SAT Subject Test Scores to the office of conducting body. Check the DASA UG 2020 application form schedule from the table given below.
|DASA UG 2020 Application Form||Dates|
|DASA UG 2020 online registration starts on||1st week of April 2020|
|Last date for online application form||2nd week of Jun 2020|
|The first round of seat allotment||Last week of Jun 2020|
|The second round of seat allotment||Last week of Jun 2020|
|The third round of seat allotment||1st week of Jul 2020|
|The fourth round of seat allotment||3rd week of Jul 2020|
Apply Here: Candidates can apply for DASA 2020 as per schedule at dasanit.org
DASA 2020 Application Fee
Candidates have to submit the application form along with the payment of the application fee and first-semester tuition fee. The amount of registration fee is non-refundable.
|Admission Category||Registration Fee|
|Children of Indian Workers in Gulf Countries (CIWG)||US $ 300/-|
|DASA (Non -SAARC)||US $ 300/-|
|DASA (SAARC)||US $ 300/-|
Candidates can check the amount of first-semester tuition fees from the below-mentioned table.
|Admission Category||Tuition Fee (For First Semester only)|
|DASA (Non -SAARC)||US $ 4000/-|
|DASA (SAARC)||US $ 2000/-|
Mode of payment
The fee can be paid via the following ways –
- Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT)
- National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT)
- Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS)
Any transaction charges towards SWIFT /E-Payment/NEFT/RTGS should be borne by the applicant.
Note: The application fee is as per last year information and there is a possibility that it varies this year.
How to Apply for DASA 2020?
DASA 2020 application form can be filled online only. For smoothening the application form filling process, the candidate is recommended to use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browser while using the DASA admission portal. Internet Explorer (IE) is not recommended.
Follow the given steps to apply for DASA 2020.
Step 1: Visit the official website, dasanit.org
Step 2: Enter your Email ID and Captcha words (in a space provided).
Step 3: Click on “Create my account”, once the correct details are entered.
Step 4: Candidate will receive an email with a link to complete the registration. Check your email and click the weblink.
Step 5: Candidate must enter the ID (which is given in the email) and create a password. Important, candidate must keep safe the applicant ID and password as it will assist in future logins.
Step 6: Once the correct details are entered, registration is complete.
DASA 2020 Photograph Specifications
Uploading images and documents is an utmost important step in the registration process. Candidate can check the image specification criteria from the given table.
|Passport size photo||JPG||Less than 100kB|
|Scanned signature||JPG||Less than 100kB|
|Scanned copies of relevant documents||JPG/JPEG||Less than 500 kB|
Documents to be Needed at the Time of Filing the Application Form
The candidates must keep the following documents ready at the time of filling the application form of DASA 2020.
- Applicant‟s Passport
- Date of Birth proof
- Class 10th, 11th, and 12th mark-sheet
- Class 10th, 11th, and 12th certificate
- Proof of last 2 years of education in a foreign country in case of NRI
- Latest passport size photograph in JPG format
- Scanned signature of applicant in JPG format
- Scanned copies of relevant documents
Note – Original documents are to be produced at the time of admission at the allotted institute. The admitting institute will be responsible for the verification of documents and ensuring that all required documents as per rules are available.
DASA 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates can check the eligibility before applying for DASA 2020.
- Age: Candidates born on or after October 01, 1995 are eligible to apply for DASA.
- Qualification: Candidate must have passed the 12th standard with Mathematics, Physics and one of the subjects from (Chemistry, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Biology) in 11th and / or 12th.
- Marks: Candidate must have secured a minimum of at least 60% aggregate marks.
- Mandatory Requirement: Candidate must have qualified SAT Subject Test scores (Maths level 2, Physics, and Chemistry)
About DASA 2020
DASA 2020 is a scheme of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India for admission to various Engineering & Architecture programs in NITs, IIITs, SPAs, and other institutes. Through DASA, admission is given to foreign nationals/persons of Indian origin/Non-residents indians/ and overseas citizens of India. Admission is done through a merit list prepared out of the SAT Subject Test scores (Maths level 2, Physics, and Chemistry). Candidates who wish to study in any of the participating institutes of DASA must have qualified SAT.
DASA 2020 Frequently Asked Questions
Following are the list of questions that pop-up in candidate’s mind.
Q) How can I apply for DASA 2020?
A) Candidate can apply through the official website of DASA, dasanit.org
Q) Is there any age restriction to apply for DASA 2020?
A) For Undergraduate courses, only applicants born on or after October 01, 1995 are eligible
Q) Can i make changes in the mandatory fields after form submission
A) No. Once mandatory fields are filled and application submitted, it cannot be changed. Also it may be noted that in any case, you cannot submit the online application form, without filling the mandatory fields.
Q) Do I need to send the printed hard copy and any other documents through post?
A) No, you are not required to send hard copy/any other document to DASA office
Q) Can I make payment by RTGS/ NEFT in INR?
A) Yes, candidate can transfer the fees in INR by RTGS/ NEFT.
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