Bangalore University offers a two-year-long postgraduate ME Programme, which is carried out in one of the constituent colleges of Bangalore University popularly known as “University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering”. The university offers Twenty Two courses in the ME engineering program. There are 320 AICTE sanctioned seats for the ME Programme.
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The university offers M.Arch. for a duration of 2 years. The program is taught in the above-mentioned college. There are 36 AICTE sanctioned seats for the M.Arch. Program.
You shall be selected on the basis of the rank allotted to you after appearing in the Post Graduate Common Entrance Test conducted by Karnataka Examinations. GATE qualified candidates will be given preference.
Application Fee: INR. 650/- (500/- for SC/ST)
The entrance test will comprise of 75 objective questions of 100 marks.
General Eligibility Criteria:
Master of Engineering (ME): It is a two-year postgraduate program offered by Bangalore University in twenty-two different streams of engineering. The total number of AICTE approved seats are 320. Selection will be done on the basis of the rank allotted after appearing in the Post Graduate Common Entrance Test conducted by Karnataka Examinations.
Bangalore University offers ME programs in the following disciplines:
|ME Construction Technology||Civil Engineering||ME Electronics and Communication Engg||Electronics and Communication Engineering|
|ME Geo-Technical Engineering||ME Computer Networking||Computer Science Engineering|
|ME Structural Engineering||ME Web Technology|
|ME Highway Engineering||ME Software Engineering|
|ME Pre-stressed Concrete||ME Bioinformatics|
|ME Water Resource Engineering||ME Computer Science|
|ME Environmental Engineering||ME Information Technology|
|ME Earthquake Engineering||ME Manufacturing Science Engineering||Mechanical Engineering|
|ME in Power & Energy Systems||Electrical Engineering||ME Thermal Science Engineering|
|ME in Control & Instrumentations||ME Advanced Material Technology|
|ME in Power Electronics||ME Machine Design|
Master of Architecture (M.Arch): Bangalore University offers M.Arch programs in the following disciplines:
The total number of AICTE approved seats are 36. You shall be selected on the basis of the rank allotted to you after appearing in the Post Graduate Common Entrance Test conducted by Karnataka Examinations.
Note: Not only a candidate who has passed the qualifying examination with requisite marks but also a candidate who is appearing for the Q. E. and expecting the results is eligible to apply for the Post Graduate Common Entrance Test.
Candidates with a valid GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test Exam) score shall be given preference during admission.
GATE qualified candidates are exempted from the PGCET.
The aggregate percentage of marks of the course of the qualifying examination shall be calculated as follows-
|Aggregate Percentage of Marks =||The sum of the marks scored by the candidate in all the subjects of all the examinations/semesters X 100|
|The sum of all the maximum marks of all the subjects of all the years/semesters|
Based on the performance of the candidates in the Post Graduate Common Entrance Test, the rank list will be prepared and published for admission to MBA/MCA/ME/M.Tech/M.Arch. courses.
Therefore, the candidates are advised to attend the counseling only if they have the requisite percentage of marks in the qualifying examination. (i.e., should have obtained 50% of aggregate marks of all the years of the Degree examination, 45% of aggregate marks of all the years in the Degree Examination in case of candidates belonging to SC, ST, and Category-I of Karnataka Candidates).
The PGCET will be held in two sessions separately for Type-A and Type-B of ME/M.Tech/M.Arch. courses.
|Total Marks =||100|
|Duration =||150 minutes|
|Question Type =||MCQ|
|Total Number of Questions =||75|
|50 questions of 1 mark each||25 questions of 2 marks each|
KEA will be conducting an online counseling session for the shortlisted candidates followed by the seat allotment process.
Documents to be produced at the time of seat allotment:
The following Original and photocopies must be submitted during the verification process:
The candidate should compulsorily bring all necessary original documents in support of their claim when they come for verification without fail.
M.E./M.Arch. aspirants must appear for the PGCET entrance exam. To apply for the same, the applicants must visit the official website of the Karnataka Examination Authority.
|General Category||INR. 650/-|
|SC/ST Category||INR. 500/-|
Based on the information furnished by the candidate in the application, the examination center will be assigned by KEA.
Note: The candidates need to produce the application form print out at the time of verification along with the bank Challan form.
If one has a valid GATE Scorecard, s/he need not appear in the “PGCET” exam.
Reservation Policy: There are two types of reservation policy under PGCET for admission to ME and M.Arch courses.
Reservation for Physically Disabled Special Category: Any candidate who has 40% or more physical disability is eligible for the reservation under this category.
Reservation for Reserved category Students: This type of reservation is applicable only for Karnataka Candidates. One needs to produce a Caste Certificate as well as an Income Certificate issued by concerned Jurisdictional Tahasildar.
The annual income limit is INR. 6 lakhs per annum for claiming reservation benefits. 70% of seats are reserved for local candidates of Karnataka.
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College