North Eastern Hill University, Shillong will release the application form for admission into various courses commencing from August 2020 for the academic year 2020-2021. The North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU) was set up on July 19, 1973 by an Act of Parliament. NEHU has 44 academic departments and 2 Centres of study under eight Schools. Candidates can check the complete information of NEHU Admission 2020 application process, eligibility criteria and other information on this page below.
NEHU Admission 2020
There are 66 Undergraduate Colleges affiliated to NEHU awarding professional and other degrees. NEHU is among the first few select Universities, which provide affiliation to ‘Minority Educational Institutions’ from all over the country. It is also a member for ‘Promotion of Indian Higher Education Abroad (PIHEAD)’ and ‘Study India Programme’ of the UGC. The important dates regarding NEHU Admission 2020 are mentioned below, candidates can check for the same.
|Last date for submission of application form||2nd week of Jun 2020|
|Counseling dates||last week of Jun 2020|
MCA Admission 2020 Schedule
|Publication of shortlisted candidates for Written Test & Interview||last week of Jun 2020|
|Written Test (MCQ) & Interview||1st week of Jul 2020|
|Publication of Merit List||1st week of Jul 2020|
|Provisional Admission||2nd week of Jul 2020|
NEHU 2020 Eligibility Criteria
B.Tech Programme: Information Technology / Electronics Communication Engineering / Energy Engineering / Biomedical Engineering: Eligibility Criteria for B.Tech: (a) Candidates who has passed 10+2 in Science stream or its equivalent from any recognized Board having secured a minimum of 45% aggregate marks in Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical vocational subjects (relaxable by 5% for SC/ST candidates) (b) A candidates must have valid positive JEE (Main) score.
B.Tech. Lateral Entry Admission: Eligibility criteria for admission directly into 2nd year/ 3rd year Semester B.Tech. Courses.
B.Tech. Electronics Communication Engineering (ECE): 3 years Diploma in Engineering from following disciplines: ECE/ Electrical/ Instrumentation/ Medical Electronics/ Information Technology/ CSE having secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate through a minimum of three years of institutional study after class 10/SSLC examination OR B.Sc. in Electronics/ Mathematics/Physics having secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized institution having Mathematics at 10+2 level.
B.Tech. Information Technology (IT): 3 years Diploma in Engineering in the relevant branch of IT with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized institution through a minimum of three years of institutional study after class 10/SSLC examination OR B.Sc. in Electronics/IT/Computer Science/Physics/Mathematics having secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized institution having Mathematics at 10+2 level. Mathematics must be a compulsory subject in B.Sc.(Hons) level OR BCA having secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized institution having Mathematics at 10+2 level.
B.Tech. (Energy Engineering): 3 years Diploma in Engineering in the relevant branch of Energy Engineering with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized institution through a minimum of three years of institutional study after class 10/SSLC examination OR B.Sc. in Physics/Chemistry/Material Science/Electronics having secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized Institution having Mathematics at 10+2 level. Mathematics must be a compulsory subject in B.Sc.(Hons) level.
B.Tech.(Biomedical Engineering) : 3 years Diploma in Engineering in the relevant branch of Biomedical Engineering with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized institution through a minimum of three years of institutional study after class 10/SSLC examination OR B.Sc. in Physics/Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biochemistry/ Electronics, having secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized institution having Mathematics at 10+2 level. Mathematics must be a compulsory subject in B.Sc.(Hons) level.
B.A.LL.B (HONS) : (a) Candidates who have passed the Higher Secondary Examination (10+2) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks in aggregate for General and 45% for SC/ST from a recognized University/Board are eligible for admission into this course. (b) No student shall be allowed to simultaneously register for the course with any other graduate/post graduate/ certificate course(s) run by the university or any other university/institute for academic or professional learning provided that any short period part-time certificate course on language, computer science or computer application of an institute or any course run by a Centre for Distance Learning or a university, however, shall be accepted.
Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) : Eligibility Criteria for admission: (a) Candidates shall be eligible for admission to the first year of the Bachelors’ Degree programme in Architecture if he/she has secured a minimum of at least 50% (relaxable by 5% for SC/ST candidates) marks in aggregate at the Higher Secondary or equivalent with Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry/Computer Science as subjects of examination at (10+2) level OR 10+3 years diploma with a minimum of at least 50% (relaxable by 5% for SC/ST candidates) marks in aggregate in Architecture/Civil Engineering recognized by the Central/ any State Government (b) candidates possessing any of the above qualifications must also have a valid National Aptitude Test of Architecture (NATA) score conducted by Council of Architecture.
MBA (Agri-Business & Food Technology): A candidate with 55% marks (relaxable up to 5% for SC/ST candidates) in the aggregate in B.Sc. (Life Sciences, Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Micro-biology, Bio-chemistry, Food Preservation, Agriculture, Food Technology) or any graduate in Agriculture Science/Technology/ Animal Husbandry shall only be considered for admission (Eligible candidates need to appear any of the MAT Tests (May, September, December 2018 and February 2020). Candidates who are willing to take admission to Master of Agri-business Management & Food Technology are required to fill up the NEHU application form enclosing their respective MAT Score.
Master of Computer Application (MCA): The candidates who have passed a Bachelor Degree of minimum 3 years duration by securing a minimum of 50% (45% in case of SC/ST marks in aggregate from a recognized University/Institute and also having passed Mathematics paper at 10+2 or graduation level are eligible for admission to the programme.
Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM): (a) Candidates with 3 years Bachelor’s Degree Course (10+2+3) or its equivalent in any discipline from a recognized University/Institute with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent (45% for SC/ST candidates) shall ordinarily be considered for admission. Students appearing in the final examination and expecting their results by July 2020, may also apply (b) Candidates must have a valid Management Aptitude Test (MAT) score (May/September/December 2018 or February/May 2020) conducted by All India Management Association. Candidates who are willing to take admission in the Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM) programme are required to fill up the NEHU application form enclosing their respective MAT Score.
M.Tech. in Information Technology: (a) A candidates who have passed B.E./B.Tech. in IT/CSE/ECE/EE or MCA or M.Sc. in Computer Science /Electronics having secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (relaxable by 5% for SC/ST candidates. GATE qualified candidates will be given preference.
M.Tech. in Electronic Communication Engineering: (a) A candidate who have passed B.E./B.Tech. in ECE/EE or M.Sc. in Electronics having secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (relaxable by 5% for SC/ST candidates. GATE qualified candidates will be given due preference.
M.Tech in Nanotechnology : A candidates who have passed B.E/B.Tech or equivalent degree in Nanotechnology / Biochemical / Biomedical / Biotechnology / Chemical / Electronics / Energy / Electrical / Mechanical / Metallurgical Engineering and M.Sc in Nanoscience / Physics / Chemistry / Material Science / Electronics / Biotechnology and allied courses having 60% marks or equivalent CGP (relax by 5% for SC/ST candidates). GATE qualified candidates will be given preference.
Master of Science in Horticulture -M.Sc.(Hort.): Candidates who have passed B.Sc.(Hort.) / B.Sc.(Agri.) with a minimum of 4 years or 8 Semester programme of the University or an equivalent examination recognized by the University with a minimum percentage of 55% or equivalent CGPA with 5% lower achievement for SC/ST candidates.
The application forms for North Eastern Hill University (Shillong) will be released as per the schedule. Candidates can apply for the same from the official website or from the quick links given above in the page. All the candidates are advised to must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the NEHU Admissions 2020.
Fellowships / Scholarships / Student’s Aid Fund
Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) are open to candidates who are not more than 35 years for men and 45 years for women as on 1 st July and have obtained a Master’s Degree of a recognized University securing a minimum of 55% marks and have qualified in the National Eligibility Test (NET). UGC may also award fellowships to research scholars who may have cleared NET. A few NEHU Postgraduate Scholarships are available to meritorious students who have passed their Honours degree examinations securing a minimum of 55% marks and are pursuing their postgraduate studies at NEHU. The University at its discretion may also award a scholarship to a fresh candidate of the final class taking into account his/her performance at the previous examination if he/she has obtained at least 55% marks (5% relaxation for SC/ST students). A student who is in full-time employment will not be eligible for these awards or scholarships.
Financial assistance to poor and deserving students is provided under the Students’ Aid Fund for payment of tuition fees, examination fees, purchase of textbooks, stationery expenses; to meet hostel changes, expenses on clothes and emergency medical expenses; or to grant interest free loans for deserving students and to meet any other needs of the students considered to be genuine by a special committee constituted for the purpose.
Fees Payable by a Student for Different Degrees
The given fee structure is based on previous year’s record and for reference purpose only.
Common fees for all programs by Indian Students
Fee payable by Foreign Student
Official Website: nehu.ac.in
Insofar, official details of NEHU Admission 2020 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as information brochure releases, details will be updated here.