Government has approved AICTE Scheme on tuition fee waiver in technical institutes.
As per the provisions of the scheme, each institution, shall admit upto maximum of 5% of its sanctioned intake in the same discipline, as Supernumerary Seats. Admissions are to be done based on the same merit list as used for sanctioned intake.
Waiver is limited to approved tuition fee only and all other fees are to be paid by the beneficiaries. Under the scheme, tuition fee waiver shall be provided upto 5% of sanctioned intake of students.
The seats shall be supernumerary and shall not be transferred to other category of applicants.
Candidates whose parents annual income from all sources does not exceed Rs. 6,00,000/- shall be considered eligible for availing admission under the scheme. All eligible candidates from General Category Merit List shall be considered eligible for availing seats under Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme, provided they submit an Income Certificate in specified format together with their application Form B stating that annual total income of their parents from all sources is less than Rs. 6.00 Lakhs in the year 2015-16. Candidates who fail to produce original Income Certificate during admission round shall not be considered for seats under AICTE Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme. Tuition fee waiver shall be granted for the duration of the course, and once a student is given tuition fee waiver, same shall be continued for the normal course duration.
Note: All information related to admissions under Tuition Fee Waiver will be updated on the DTE website from time to time. For further information and updates please refer to www.dtegoa.gov.in