Thapar University

Know here complete details of Thapar University Admission 2018. Apply online when forms are released to get admission 2018-19 at Thapar University.

Thapar University, Punjab will offer admission 2018 at the undergraduate, postgraduate and diploma level. The university offers program majorly in the stream of Engineering. Thapar University conducts its own entrance test, however, for some courses, it can also consider the score of National level Entrance Examination(NEET). Interested candidates can check the application form, eligibility criteria, selection procedure and more details in this article.

Latest: The dates related to admission in various courses and their respective application form of Thapar University Admission 2018 has been released. Scroll down to check the same.

Thapar University Admission 2018

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology also called Thapar University (TU), is among one of the best universities in the north-western region of India.

Both UG and PG courses are offered by the University. The salient features of the programs offered by are semester-wise credit system, letter grades, continuous evaluation of the students’ performance, course-wise promotion and Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) which provides flexibility to allow the students to select courses and move at an optimum pace suited to their ability, capacity, and interest.

 The list of it is as mentioned below:

S.No. UG Courses PG Courses P.hD
1. B.Tech MBA Odd Semester course
2. B.E M.E Even Semester course
3. M.Tech
4. M.A
5. MCA
6. M.Sc

Thapar University Admission 2018 Important Dates

Interested candidates can check the dates related admission in various courses given below in the table

B.E./B.Tech. (on the basis of JEE(Main) Score) B.Tech. (Biotechnology) (on the basis of NEET Score) LEET, MBA, M.E/M.Tech, MCA, M.Sc., M.A, PG Diploma (Professional) In Clinical and Counseling Psychology Programs Ph.D
Last date for receipt of completed application forms. 29 Apr 2018 13 Jul 2018 LEET, MBA: 15 Jun 2018 30 Jun 2018 (for odd semester)
13 Dec 2018, (for even semester)
M.E./M.Tech, MCA, M.Sc, M.A., PG Diploma (Professional) In Clinical and Counseling Psychology  30 Jun 2018
Date of Qualifying Test JEE(Main)- 2018 to be conducted by CBSE on
8 Apr 2018 (Off-line) & 15 & 16 Apr 2018 (On-line)
NEET-2018 to be conducted by CBSE on
01 May 2018
OFFLINE Tests conducted by TIET *LEET: 24 Jun 2018
CHE & CSE: 09:00 am – 11.00 am
CE & ECE: 12:00 noon – 02:00 pm
EE & ME: 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm
MBA: 24 Jun 2018 Centre for Offline Entrance Test: LMTSOM, Derabassi
M.E./M.Tech. (for programs offered by CSED, CED, MED, ECED): 11 Jul 2018
Centres for Offline Entrance Tests for LEET: Patiala/New Delhi M.E./M.Tech.: Patiala
09 & 10 Jul 2018 (for odd semester offline test) Centre for Offline Entrance Test: Patiala
18 & 19 Dec 2018 (for even semester offline test) Centre for Offline Entrance Test: Patiala
Display of Result of Entrance Test As declared by CBSE As declared by CBSE LEET: 03 Jul 2018
MBA: 03 Jul 2018 ME/MTech: 13 Jul  2018
13 Jul 2018 (for odd semester) 04 Jan 2019 (for even semester)

Thapar University Admission 2018 Course Details

Thapar University Admission 2018 Eligibility

The eligibility for Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses are given below:

For UG Courses: Passed in 10+2 or equivalent examination with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate. For SC/ST candidates, it will be a minimum of 55% aggregate marks. Also, candidates must have acquired a minimum of 20% aggregate marks in the national level exam accepted by Thapar University for admissions to certain courses. For SC/ST candidates it will 15% aggregate marks in the national level exam.

For PG Courses: Should have a Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline from a recognized University. He/She should also have acquired a minimum of 60% (55% for SC/ST/Industry Sponsored) marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination, depending on the programme.

Admission Process

Admission to all UG and PG programs will be on the basis of merit to be prepared by the University. In most cases, there are no separate tests conducted. However, for few courses, the university shall conduct an offline exam.

Programs Admission Criteria
B.E/ B.Tech JEE Main
B.Tech (Bio-Technology) NEET
B.E/ B.Tech Lateral Entry LEET – TU (Offline test that is conducted by TIETU (for Diploma in Engineering/BSc (Non-Medical) candidates)
M.E/ M.Tech GATE
MCA/ MCA Lateral Entry on merit of 10th, 12th and graduation
MSc 60% weightage to Graduation marks (For SC/ST it will be 55%)
MA Combining percentage of marks obtained at 12th and Graduation

Thapar University 2018 Application Form

The application form for Thapar University will be filled online at Any application submitted after the last date will not be accepted. Read all the instructions carefully, before filling the online application. If at any stage of the admission process, it is found that the information filled in the application form is not correct, his/her admission will be cancelled immediately.

Step 1: Firstly, click on the “Apply Online” link on the official website of home page of TIETU. The page will guide you to the landing page of the application form.

Step 2: After reaching the landing page of the application form, students will have to choose the programme of their choice. It is advised to read the “Eligibility” section for the course they wish to apply. Also go through the “How to Apply” section before applying for the respective programme.

Step 3:Click on the link and fill in the details correctly. This tab will enable your account on the website. You would receive a unique “Username” and “Password” by email.

Step 4: If you have already received your “Username” and “Password” you may log in with your “Username” and “Password” and fill in personal details like Personal Details, Academic Details, programmes of your choice, upload your recent photograph & signature (as per the prescribed format and size). After doing these, submit the application form.

Step 5:  Finally, pay the application fee through the Payment Gateway (online mode) or through Demand Draft (offline mode).

Application fee

The application fee for all programs except For M.A., M.Sc., MBA and PG Diploma (Professional) In Clinical and Counseling Psychology program will be Rs 1500/-. For M.A., M.Sc., MBA and PG Diploma (Professional) In Clinical and Counseling Psychology program, you will have to pay Rs 1000/-

Thapar University 2018 Admit Card

The admit card is also called hall ticket, which will be available whenever the official body will start issuing admit card before the commencement of the entrance examination. The entrance to all programs except BE/BTech, ME/MTech (programs offered by BTD, CHED, EIED, SEE and SPMS), MA and MSc, MCA shall be conducted online. In the admit card, candidates need to paste a latest passport size photograph. After registration, you will need to take two printouts of the admit card and paste photograph on each. It is important that the examinee should bring their admit card/ hall ticket to appear for the examination.  The admit will contain details of the date and time of the tset and venue of the examination center.

Along with the admit card, you will need to bring any of the following document for photo identification purpose:

  1. Passport
  2. Voter Identity Card
  3. PAN Card
  4. Driving License

Note: One copy of the admit card shall be retained by the entrance test centre

International Student Admission

Thapar University offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate admissions to international students as well. Around 15% over and above seats in each program shall be reserved for the Foreign Nationals/ Non-Resident Indian candidates. These students would not have to appear in the Entrance Test (except for Ph.D. program).

Note: Last date for FN/NRI candidates to apply for all programs: July 13, 2018

Minimum Eligibility

Such international students should have passed their 10+2 with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks

Documents Required at the time of Admission

  • Copy of the application form
  • DMC of qualifying exam
  • Character Certificate
  • Date of birth certificate (Matriculation)
  • Medical certificate
  • Sponsorship Affidavit
  • Demand Draft of fee in favour of the Thapar University, payable at Patiala.
  • The original passport & photocopies of pages containing personal Information and Visa.
  • Documentary proof showing the location of school/Institute where student is currently doing the qualifying exam.
  • Transcript of the qualifying exam, if passed from Universities/Boards other than Indian

Cut off Score For Previous Year

Branch Punjab Punjab
Chemical 259063 80562
Civil 221950 64358
Computer 40895 19863
Electronics 143705 44591
Electronics Instrumentation and Control 299336 82238
Electrical 228802 51211
Electronics and Computer 92294 34231
Mechatronics 289582 76365
Mechanical 100445 76365
Mechanical (Production) 301993 86496

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