Printed from Times of India (Jan 2, 2018)
As the end of academic year 2017- 18 is just around the corner, students are already running from poles to pillars to choose their further education and make plans for further studies.
While the board exams for Class 12 will end only by March-April, students need to start applying for further studies in early 2018 itself as applications for majority of degree and professional courses are out by February.
Take a look at the popular entrance exam details to get admission in different reputed colleges and courses.
Here is a list of courses with their exam dates:
 
 

  1. Medical

As the end of academic year 2017- 18 is just around the corner, students are already running from poles to pillars to choose their further education and make plans for further studies.
While the board exams for Class 12 will end only by March-April, students need to start applying for further studies in early 2018 itself as applications for majority of degree and professional courses are out by February.
 
Take a look at the popular entrance exam details to get admission in different reputed colleges and courses.
 
Here is a list of courses with their exam dates:
 
 
All India Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental Entrance Test (AIPMT)
 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS/BDS
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – December, January
Apply – Online
Website – http://aipmt.nic.in/aipmt/Welcome.aspx
 
All India Pre-Veterinary Test (AIPVT)
 
Purpose – Admission in Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (B.V.Sc. & A.H) degree courses in Veterinary Colleges
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – January, February
Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.vci.nic.in/forms/default.aspx
 
 
 
UP Combined Medical Entrance Test (UPCMET)
 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – April, May
Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.upumcwa.org/index_ug.htm
 

National Level Medical Entrance Exams

 
 
 

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – May
Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.aiimsexams.org/
 
Eligibility – Class 12 with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam  Date – June-July
Apply – Online
Website – http://admissions.cmcvellore.ac.in/
 
 
 

Christian Medical College, Ludhiana (CMC, Ludhiana)

 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam  Date –  June-July
Apply – Online
Website  – http://cmcludhiana.in/
 
 
 

Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK)

 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – May
Apply – Online
Website – www.comedk.org/
 
 
 

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER)

 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – June
Apply – Online
 
Website – http://jipmer.edu.in/
 
 
 

Manipal (MBBS)

 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – June
Apply – Online
Website – www.admissions.manipal.edu
 
 
 

Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (MGIMS-Wardha)

 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – July, August
Apply – Online
Website – www.mgims.ac.in/
 
 
 

Aligarh Muslim University (MBBS)

 
Purpose – Admission to MBBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – May, June
Apply – Online
Website – www.amu.ac.in/
 
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology Exam Date – May, June, July
Apply – Online
Website – http://bhuonline.in/
 

  1. Engineering

 
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main
 
Purpose – For Admission in B. E./B. Tech., B. Arch., B. Planning Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – November, December Apply – Online
Website – http://jeemain.nic.in/jeemainapp/Welcome.aspx
 
 
JEE Advanced
 
Purpose – Admission in UG programmes in IITs and ISM Dhanbad Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Maths
Exam Date – May Apply – Online
Website  – http://jeeadv.iitd.ac.in/
 
BITSAT
 
Purpose – Admission in Integrated First Degree programmes in BITS Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad campus. Eligibility – 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Maths
 
Exam Date – January, February Apply – Online
Website – www.bitsadmission.com/ NOTE – Board Toppers can join directly
 
 
VIT University Engineering Entrance Exam (VITEEE)
 
Purpose – Admission in B Tech Courses Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – January, February Apply – Online, By Post Website – www.vit.ac.in
 

National Level Engineering Entrance Exams

 
 
 

Consortium of Medical Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMED K)

 
Purpose – Admission in Engineering and Architecture courses Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – May
Apply – Online, By Post Website – www.comedk.org/
 

Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test (IPU CET)

 
Purpose – Admission in Engineering courses Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – May
 
Apply – Online, By Post Website – www.ipu.ac.in
 
 

Manipal

 
Purpose – Admission in B.Tech courses Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – May
Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.admissions.manipal.edu
 
 
 

Aligarh Muslim University Engineering Entrance Exam (AMUEEE)

 
Purpose – Admission in Engineering courses Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – April, May Apply – Online
Website – www.amucontrollerexams.com/
 

  1. Pure Science, Research & Mathematics

 
 
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)
 
Purpose – Admission in IISc Banglore in 4 year BS Degree Eligibility – Class 11, 12, UG, PG
Exam Date – July to September Apply – Online, in Person, By Post
 
Website  –  http://kvpy.iisc.ernet.in/main/index.htm
 
 
National Entrance Screening Test (NEST)
 
Purpose – Admission in 5 year integrated M.Sc. programme in Biological, Chemical, Mathematical and Physical sciences in NISER or UM-DAE CBS
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry, Maths and Biology Exam Date – January to March
Apply – Online, By Post Website – www.nestexam.in/
 
 
Indian Statistical Institute Admission
 
Purpose – Admission in B Stat (Hons), B Math (Hons), M Stat, M Math, MS (QE), MS (LIS), M Tech (CS), M Tech (QROR) and Research Fellowships
Eligibility – Class 12 with Maths and English Exam Date – January, February
Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.isical.ac.in/index.php
 
 
Chennai Mathematical Institute Scholarship 2014
 
Purpose – Courses in BSc, MSc, PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics streams Eligibility – Class 12 or Equivalent
Apply – Online, In Person Website – www.cmi.ac.in/
 

  1. Defence/Marine

 
 
 
National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I)
 
Purpose – Admission in Army and Air Force wings of NDA and 4 years B. Tech course for the Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC)
Eligibility – Class 12 Apply – Online
Website – www.upsc.gov.in/
 
 
 
Indian Navy B.Tech Entry Scheme
 
Purpose – Admission in Indian Navy B.Tech course Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – December, January Apply – Online
Website – www.nausena-bharti.nic.in/index.php
 
 
 
Indian Navy Sailors Recruitment
 
Purpose – Admission in 24 weeks Basic training at INS Chilka followed by Professional training Eligibility – Class 12 with Maths and Physics/Chemistry/Biology/Computer Science
Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.nausena-bharti.nic.in/index.php
 
 
 
Indian Army Technical Entry Scheme (TES)
 
Purpose – Technical Entry to Army
Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Maths Apply – Online
Website – www.joinindianarmy.nic.in/
 
 
 
Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test
 
Purpose – Admission in Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS) leading to BSc. (Nautical Science) Eligibility – Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry and Maths
Exam Date – November, December Apply – By post
Website – www.imu.edu.in/index.php
 

  1. Humanities and Social Science

 
IIT Madras Humanities and Social Sciences Entrance Examination (HSEE)
 
Purpose – Admission in integrated Master of Arts (M.A.) programme Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – December, January Apply – Online
Website – http://hsee.iitm.ac.in/
 
 
TISS Bachelors Admission Test (TISS-BAT)
 
Purpose – Admission in B.A. Social Sciences programme in any of three Campuses i.e. Tuljapur, Guwahati and Hyderabad Eligibility – Class 12
Date – February to April
 
Apply -Online
Website – http://campus.tiss.edu/
 

  1. Fashion

 
 
National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) Entrance Test
 
Purpose – Admission in Design, Management and Technology for the international fashion business Eligibility – Class 12 and Graduates
Exam Date – October to January Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.nift.ac.in/
 
 
 
National Institute of Design Admissions
 
Purpose – Admission to 4 year GDPD & 2.5 Year PGDPD Eligibility – Class 12 and Graduate
Exam Date – September, October Apply – By Post
Website – www.admissions.nid.edu/
 
 
All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED)
 
S.No College/Institute                                                                              Website Link

  • Srishti School                                                                                   http://srishac.in/
  • School of  Fashion  Technology                                                     www.softpune.com/
  • Pearl Academy                                                                                http://pearlacademy.com

 

  • Symbiosis Institute  of  Design                                                      http://sid.edu.in/
  • Footwear Design and Development Institute fddiindia.com/
  • Maeer’s MIT Institute of Design mitid.edu.in/
  • National Institute of Design nid.edu/
  • National Institute of Fashion Design nift.ac.in/
  • National Aptitude Test in Architecture www.nata.in
  • Center for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT) www.cept.ac.in

 

  1. Languages

 
 
 
The English and Foreign Languages University Hyderabad Entrance Test
 
Purpose – Admission for BA (Hons.) in English, Arabic, French, German, Russian and Spanish BCJ, B.Ed. (English) Eligibility- Class 12, Graduate, Post Graduate
Exam Date – November to January Apply – Online
Website – www.eηuniversity.ac.in/
 
 
 
JNU Admission Entrance Exam
 
Purpose – Admission in of three-year B.A. (Hons.) programme in Foreign Languages Eligibility – Class 12, Graduate, Post Graduate
Exam Date – February, March Apply – Online, By Post Website – www.jnu.ac.in/
 

  1. Law

 
 
 
Common Law Admission Test
 
Purpose – Admission in B.A. LL.B (Hons), B.Com. (Hons), BBA LL.B (Hons) Eligibility – Class 12
Exam  Date – January  to April Apply  – Online, By  Post Website – https://clat.ac.in/
 
 
Law School Admission Test LSAT India
 
Purpose – Admission in B.A.,LL.B (Hons), B.Com. (Hons), BBA LL.B (Hons) Eligibility – Class 12, Graduates
Exam Date – November to April Apply – Online
Website – www.pearsonvueindia.com/lsatindia/
 
 
 
All India Law Entrance Test (AILET)
 
Purpose – Admission in B.A., LL.B. (Hons.), LLM, PhD Eligibility – Class 12, LLB, LLM
Exam Date – February to April Apply – Online, By Post Website – www.nludelhi.ac.in/
 
 
Lloyd Entrance Test (LET)
 
Purpose – Admission in B.A., L.L.B- 5-year integrated course Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – January to May Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.lloydlawcollege.com
 

  1. University Admission

 
 
 
Banasthali Vidyapith Admission
 
Purpose – Admission in Class 6, 9 & 11, College Eligibility – Class 5, 8, 10 Passed, 12 Passed (Only Girls) Exam Date – February to May
Apply – Online, Post
Website – www.banasthali.org
 
 
 
BHU Undergraduate Entrance Test (BHU UET)
 
Purpose – Admission in UG programmes in BHU Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – March, April Apply – Online, By Post Website – www.bhu.ac.in/
 
 
Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET)
 
Purpose – Admission in UG & Integrated, PG & Research Programmes Eligibility – Class 12, UG
 
Exam Date – March, April Apply – Online, By Post
Website – www.cucet2014.co.in/
 

  1. Others

 
 
 
Indian Council of Agricultural Research ICAR AIEEA-UG-PG
 
Purpose – Admission in Bachelor, Master Degree Program, SRF (PGS) to Pursuing Ph.D in Agriculture and Allied Sciences at Agricultural  Universities
Eligibility – Class 12, Graduate, Post Graduate Exam Date – December to February
Apply – Online
Website – www.icar.org.in/
 
 
 
All India Hotel management Entrance Exam NCHMCT JEE
 
Purpose – Admission in B.Sc. Hospitality & Hotel Administration Eligibility – Class 12
Exam Date – December to April Apply – Online
Website – www.nchmct.org/
 
11. Other Entrance Exams
a. Marine Engineering (MERI) Kolkata & B.Sc. Nautical Science Degree at T.S. Chanakya, Navi Mumbai)
b. Shipping Corporation of India Ltd., Trainee Navigation Oθcers CADETS (TNOC)
c. National Institute of Fashion Tech. (NIFT) for 6 Centres, New Delhi, Gandhi Nagger, Mumbai, Calcutta, Hyderabad, Chennai
d. Welcome Group graduates School of Hotel Administration, Manipal, Bachelors Degree in Hotel Management
e. Indian Navy’s Naval College of Engineering (Pune) SSB
f. Fashion Apparel Designing,
g. Maharshi Karve Street, Shikshan Sanstha, Pune
h. School of Fashion Technology (In Collaboration with NIFT, Delhi)
i. Hotel Management, Joint Entrance Exam for 19 Colleges for 3 years, Diploma Course
j. Indian Institute of Technology Joint Entrance Examination IIT/JEE Advanced
k. CBSE PMT (MBBS/BDS) Exam NEET
l. Armed Forces Medical Colleges, Pune for MBBS
m. Institute of Advanced Management, Hotel Management College, Kolkata (3 years Diploma Course)
n. Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata,3 years B. Statistics (Hons.)
o. AIIMS New Delhi
p. Veterinary College All India Entrance Exam (Council of India 5% seats in Veterinary Colleges)
q. Central Leather Research Institute, Adyar, Chennai
Certifcate Course in Footwear/Leather Goods/& Leather Garments
Certifcate courses in Tanning, Wet-fnishing, Finishing
Diploma Courses in Leather Goods/Leather Garments University of Delhi (Faculty of Technology),Combined Entrance Exam (CEE)
r. Mahatma Gandhi Institutional Medical Sciences, Wardha MBBS Course & Rehabilitation
s. MBBS/B. Pharma BHU All India Combined Competitive Written Entrance Test (PMT/PAT) Varanasi
t. All India Common Entrance Exam for Admission to Agriculture & Allied Subjects including Veterinary Sciences
u. pecial Class Railway Apprentices Exam
v. Bachelor of Hospital Administration (BHA) 3 years after 12th from International Institute of Professional Studies, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore (M.P)
w. UPSC, NDA/NA Examination
x. Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi Commercial Pilots Licence (CPL) Course
y. Institute of Management Studies, Ghaziabad, Bachelor of Business Management
z. Mumbai University, BMS (Bachelor of Management Studies)