Admission Process

REGULAR ADMISSION MODE (RAD)

NU offers admission into its prestigious B Tech programme for the batch 2014 under Regular Admission Mode (RAD) for eligible applicants who are appearing for their Class XII Board Examinations in March-April 2014 or have successfully completed Class XII in March-April 2013 or 2014.

The applicants seeking admission in this mode can also apply for scholarship under the NU Scholar Programme.

There are limited seats for which admission is being granted under the Regular Application Mode. The admission will be granted on a first come first served basis to only those applicants who meet the admission criteria.

Timelines

The RAD application will be available from February 1, 2014.

The last date of submission of application under RAD is June 15, 2014.

The PCI should be scheduled within 7 days of submitting the application.

All offers for admissions under RAD will be made typically within 48 hours of PCI.

Process

Applicants interested in seeking admissions in NU under the Regular Admissions Mode (RAD) to either the B Tech or the B Tech-M Tech Integrated Dual Degree programme have to go through the following steps:

Step 1: Purchase the Admission Application form for INR 1,500 either from www.niituniversity.in from NU Admissions Offices. The Application fee can be paid either online/cash or by Crossed Demand Draft in favor of NIIT University, payable at New Delhi.

Step 2: Submit the duly completed Admission Application form along with self-attested copies of class X and class XII (if available at the time of application) mark-sheets and if applicable, the ranking/score in JEE-MAIN/BITSAT /SAT/NUET/Any state Engineering Entrance Examination. The application form can be submitted:

  1. Online on the NU website: www.niituniversity.in. Attach a scanned copy of the mark-sheets.

  2. By post or in person at the NU Central Admissions Office at NIIT House, 85, Sector 32, Institutional Area, Gurgaon, Haryana, 122001.

  3. To a duly authorized representative in person, details of which are available on the NU website.

  4. Scanned and emailed at btech@niituniversity.in along with a receipt confirming electronic transfer of the application fee.

Please note that the last date for receiving applications under the RAD mode is June 15, 2014.

Step 3: Schedule your PCI online by selecting the PCI location closest to you and the time slot most convenient for you. In case you need assistance to schedule the PCI, contact the admissions office.

Step 4: The eligible applicants undergo the PCI either face-to-face or through video conferencing on the day and time selected by them.

The following will be assessed during the counseling interaction:

  1. English communication skills – written & oral

  2. Interest & hobbies

  3. Degree of self-awareness

  4. Out of the box thinking

  5. Reason for the choice of stream

Step 5: All eligible applicants’ parents/guardian will be invited for interactions with the NU team. The interactions can be either face-to-face or through video conferencing. They will be scheduled either on the same day as the PCI or within 7 days of the PCI. Parents/guardian interaction is mandatory before admission acceptance.

Step 6: Applicants to intimate the class XII results (if not intimated along with the application) to University Admissions Office with the reference of RAD Application number latest by June 15, 2014. In case the results of the class XII examination is not announced by the Board, then the applicant should inform the University Admissions Office of the delay and seek a written extension for submission of the class XII results.

Step 7: RAD offer will be made via SMS, email and courier to the selected applicants after the PCI with the applicant and the parent/guardian interaction within 7 days after the announcement of the class XII results or within 48 hours of PCI whichever is later.

Step 8:

  1. Applicants who have applied before May 15, 2014, if offered admission, should submit the RAD acceptance Letter duly signed and pay INR 15,000 towards RAD Acceptance fee by cash, electronic transfer, or by Crossed Demand Draft in favor of NIIT University payable at New Delhi within 5 working days from the receipt of Offer letter of RAD sent to the student via SMS, email and courier.

  2. Applicants who have applied after May 15, 2014, if offered admission, should submit the RAD acceptance Letter duly signed and pay INR 15,000 towards RAD Acceptance fee along with the Applicable Fee (as per the selected payment plan of semester, annual) and interest-free, refundable security deposit. The fee can be paid by cash, through electronic transfer, or by a Crossed Demand Draft in favor of NIIT University, payable at New Delhi within 5 working days from the receipt of Offer letter of RAD sent to the student via SMS, email and courier.

Step 9: Candidates to submit proof (original mark-sheet along with self-attested copy) of having passed the Class XII Board examination from any Indian Board or equivalent from outside India with a minimum of 60% marks at the time of confirming admission or by June 30, 2014.

Applicants who have applied before May 15, 2014 should pay the balance applicable fee as per the preferred payment plan i.e. Semester/Annual along with the refundable interest-free security deposit by June 2, 2014.

From here the status changes from a ‘candidate’ to a ‘student’ of NU.

Step 10: Students join the University campus and complete the first registration formalities including submission of original mark-sheet of Class X and XII.

The programme starts on July 17, 2014.

 

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