Today, March 15, 2020, is the last date to apply for the Manipal University B.Tech entrance exam and admission 2020. The online applications are being accepted at manipal.edu.
Manipal University, or rather the Manipal Academy of Higher Education will conduct the Manipal Entrance Test (MET) 2020. MET is the only exam through which one can get admission in the institute’s B.Tech programs. In order to appear in MET, engineering aspirants need to fill the form and pay requisite fee. The fee break up is Rs 600 as application fee, and Rs 1400 as exam fee.
The apply online page at manipal.edu is also displaying a countdown timer. It is showing the number of days, hours, minutes, and seconds left to apply.
Applying for MET 2020 gives access to the login. Candidates can then login with their email ID or mobile number, and password. Student dashboard largely shows multiple details such as application status, filled in details, and so on.
It is so scheduled that from April 6, 2020, to April 10, 2020, MAHE will allow candidates to book their exam slots online.
Introducing the Manipal OTBS
The Online Test Booking System (OTBS) is a single access point for all students who have applied for MET 2020 to do their test slot booking.
Using this, candidates can select on which date they wish to take their tests. It may be noted that the test dates are April 17, 2020, to April 26, 2020.
Before accessing MU OTBS, candidates should check their calendar. Take note of the exam dates of other engineering entrance exams, or any other test they will appear for. Then keeping a few days gap, select a suitable date for MET 2020.
Engineering Studies at Manipal Academy of Higher Education (formerly Manipal University)
Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) offers Bachelor of Technology programs in sixteen disciplines, for a 4 year or 8 semesters duration. Semesters first and second are common to all students.
Programs, in alphabetical order are:
- Computer & Communication
- Computer Science
- Electrical & Electronics
- Electronics & Communication
- Electronics & Instrumentation
- Industrial & Production
- Information Technology
- Media Technology
Manipal University is a renowned name in the academia. Students from all over the country, and even beyond seek admission to its courses. While on one hand this raises the competition. Variety of courses raises the chances of admission in branch of choice.
Students can change branch in third semester if vacancies remain. They can get more details on this once in the college. Staying at par with technology, MAHE provides first year course material online.
There are electives in seventh semester. You can also get to study a semester abroad.
Meritorious students also get B.Tech honours.
Important dates you should note for MET 2020
- Last date to apply: 15 March 2020
- Slot booking: 6-10 April 2020
- Exam date: 17-26 April 2020
- Result: 30 April 2020
- Counselling: 11-20 May 2020
Manipal is an Institute of Eminence
Celebrating its 25th anniversary year, in 2018, MAHE became an Institute of Eminence. MHRD has announced only 20 Institutes of Eminence all over India.
As an IoE, Manipal now has more administrative autonomy as well as academic autonomy. Plus, it can have better collaborations with global universities.
The government envisions that IoEs will help India get closer to achieve better higher education standards on a global footing.
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