DASA UG 2021 – The admissions to various UG programmes of premier Institutes of India under the DASA scheme will be coordinated by the Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, India for the year 2021-22. UG admissions under the DASA scheme shall be on the basis of the ranks obtained by the students in JEE Main. DASA is for admission of foreign nationals in NITs, IIEST, IIITs, SPAs, central universities, and other centrally funded & premier technical institutes. Admission is offered in UG engineering & architecture programs and in M.Tech. / M.Arch. / M.Plan. / M.Des. / MURP & MBA courses. For more details on DASA 2021 like eligibility, admission process, how to apply, list of institutes, seat matrix, cutoff, etc, read below.
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Latest: DASA has announced that UG admissions for the academic year 2021-22 shall be on the basis of the ranks obtained by the students in JEE(Main).
DASA UG 2021
The UG admissions under the DASA scheme shall be on the basis of the ranks obtained by the students in JEE (Main). For the academic session 2021-22, DASA 2021 will be held as per the schedule below:
|DASA 2021||Dates (Expected)|
|Registration and Submission of online application||2nd week of Sep 2021|
|Last date to register and submit form||1st week of Nov 2021|
|1st seat allottment round||1st week of Nov 2021|
|Confirmation of seats by candidates who have been allotted a seat|
in Round 1
|2nd week of Nov 2021|
|Confirmation of seats by candidates||Last week of Nov 2021|
DASA UG 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates are advised to check eligibility before applying for DASA UG Scheme.
- Age Limit: Those applicants who born on or after October 01, 1995 are eligible to apply for DASA.
- Academic Qualification: You have to pass the 11th and 12th Classes along with Mathematics, Physics and one of the subjects from (Chemistry, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Biology.
- Marks: Candidate must have secured a minimum of at least 60% aggregate marks or 6.50 CGPA or equivalent in the qualifying examination.
- Residential Requirement: Any foreign national studying in any country including India or Indian nationals studying abroad who fulfill other admission criteria shall be eligible.
- Residential Requirement for Indian Nationals: Candidates with at least two years of education, inclusive of 11th & 12th or equivalent, in a foreign country during the last 8 years and must pass the qualifying examination from abroad.
DASA UG 2021 Application Form
Eligible candidates can apply for DASA UG 2021 in the online mode at dasanit.org. Applicants should follow the steps to fill the application form for DASA UG 2021:
Step 1: Create an account at dasanit.org by completing the registration process.
Step 2: Application filling and submission. In this stage, candidates have to upload scanned copies of all relevant documents and ay the application fee.
Application Fee: The students have to pay the first-semester tuition fee too with the registration fee to apply for DASA. The same is given below. This fee details as per last year.
|Admission Category||Registration Fee||Tuition fee|
for 1st semester
|Children of Indian Workers in Gulf Countries|
|US $ 300||₹ 62,500||₹ 62,500 + US $ 300|
|DASA (Non -SAARC)||US $ 300||US $ 4000||US $ 4300|
|DASA (SAARC)||US $ 300||US $ 2000||US $ 2300|
The candidate can check the image specification criteria from the given table.
|Passport size photo||JPG||Less than 100 kB||3.5 cm x 3.5 cm|
|Scanned signature||JPG||Less than 100 kB||–|
|Scanned copies of relevant documents||JPG/JPEG||Less than 500 kB||Colour/B&W/Gray Scale|
Documents to be scanned and uploaded with the online application form:
- Applicants 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
DASA UG Merit List
Applicant should have a minimum total valid score in SAT Subject Tests. A merit list of all the eligible applicants would be drawn on the basis of total SAT Subject Test scores only. SAT subject test score has to be sent directly through College Board to NITK Surathkal. This Scores will be considered for merit list preparation and seat allotment.
DASA Reservation Criteria
The 5% supernumerary seats are reserved for Children of Indian Workers in Gulf (CIWG) i.e., 1/3rd seats from the DASA quota is reserved for CIWG candidates. This detail is base on per previous year brochure.
Countries under CIWG are:
- Saudi Arabia
- United Arab Emirates
- The eligibility of CIWG will be the same as that of NRIs.
- NRI candidates who are eligible for CIWG category will have the option to be considered for other seats of DASA as well.
DASA UG Seat Allotment Process
Seat allotment is based on valid SAT Subject Test scores and the choices given by the applicant in the order of their merit and priority taken together.
Based on the merit list, the allotment of Institution and course are made as per the choices indicated by the applicant in his/her application form. An applicant appearing higher on merit list would get higher priority in allotment of course / Institution of his / her choices as compared to an applicant appearing lower in the merit list. In case, Institute/course of first preference indicated by the applicant is not available, he/she will be allotted the 2nd preference (Institute/course) and so on. Such of those applicants who have not been allotted any seat will be indicated as Not allotted in the allotment list. In such cases, the applicants will be eligible for all Rounds of allotment against vacancies.
All selected Foreign nationals must obtain a valid student visa as applicable to their category issued by the Indian Missions abroad. The visa can be obtained by producing the Provisional Admission offer letter and other required documents at the Indian Missions located in their respective country. It will be the responsibility of the candidate to arrange an appropriate visa.
DASA 2021 Fee Structure
Candidates can check the first-semester tuition fee from the table given below. However, the fee data is collected from the previous year brochure and hence, there is a change that fee gets changed this year.
For First Semester only)
|Total Amount paid along with the Application Form||In case the payment is done in INR total amount to be paid with Application Form|
|CIWG||US $ 300/-||INR ₹ 62,500/||INR ₹ 62,500/- + US $ 300/-||₹ 84,790/-|
|DASA (Non -SAARC)||US $ 300/-`||US $ 4000/-||US $ 4300/-||₹ 3,19,490/-|
|DASA (SAARC)||US $ 300/-||US $ 2000/-||US $ 2300/-||₹ 1,70,890/-|
Official Website: dasanit.org.
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