Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology - [Thapar], Patiala - Admission Details 2020

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology - [Thapar], Patiala - Admission Details 2020

Patiala, Punjab AICTE, NAAC Estd 1956 Deemed to be University

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala Admission 2020: B.Tech Admission, Cut Off

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Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology is located in Patiala. It was established in 1956. The institute has been ranked at the 27th position by the NIRF under the category of Engineering.

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April 3: Registration Deadline for MA, M.Sc, MCA, B.Tech (Lateral Entry) program is June 30. Click Here to Apply

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology offers academic programs at the undergraduate level leading to BE/BTech degree, at the postgraduate level leading to MCA, MBA, ME, MTech, M.A. Psychology and Integrated BE-MBA degrees and at the doctoral level, Ph.D. degrees. 

B.Tech. is offered under 10 specializations for a duration of four years. For B.E./B.Tech., B.E-MBA Integrated program, TCD courses, the candidate must have secured at least 60% marks in aggregate in Class 12th. Admission to B.Tech will be done on the basis of marks obtained by the candidate in the JEE Main.

The institute also offers some courses with the collaboration of international institutions to offer world-class education programs.

For Admission to the M.Tech. program, the min. eligibility is a BE/B.Tech with at least 60% marks or an M.Sc in the relevant discipline. The selection for M.Tech will be done on the basis of the score obtained by the candidate in the GATE exam.

The min. eligibility for M.B.A. and M.C.A. is the candidate must have passed graduation in any discipline. For M.C.A, the candidate must have also studied Mathematics in Class 12th.

The selection under M.B.A will be done on the basis of CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT score.

For M.C.A, candidates will be shortlisted on merit basis.

TIET offers M.A. under 5 disciplines for a duration of 2 years, to be eligible for the same, the candidates must possess an undergraduate degree. Admission will be granted on the basis of merit.

In the case of Ph.D. admission, the candidate must have done a Master’s degree with 6 pointers or must have obtained 55% in GATE/NET. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the Written test followed by Personal Interview.

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M.Tech.B.Tech. in a relevant field3,27,200 INRClick Here

For the purpose of registration, the application forms for each of the programs is available on the official website of the institute.

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TIET Patiala Admission Highlights 2020

Name of the InstituteThapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala
Type of InstituteDeemed University
NIRF Ranking23rd (Engineering)
Basic Admission CriteriaEntrance-based

Name of Entrance Exam
B.E/B.Tech. - JEE Main
M.E./M.Tech. - GATE
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Scholarship SchemesYes
Hostel FacilitiesYes

Top Courses Eligibility & Detailed Fees

CourseEligibilityTotal Fees/ yearDetailed Fee Structure
B.Tech10+2 with 75% + JEE Main₹3.15 LakhsCheck Here
M.TechPass in Graduation + GATE₹1.64 LakhsCheck Here
Ph.DPost Graduation₹1.01 LakhsCheck Here
B.E10+2 with 75% + JEE Main₹3.15 LakhsCheck Here
B.E {Lateral}10+3 with 75% + JEE Main₹3.09 LakhsCheck Here
M.EPass in Graduation + GATE₹1.81 LakhsCheck Here
M.ScGraduation₹1.31 LakhsCheck Here
CourseAdmission Link
BE/B.Tech Admission Link
M.Phil/Ph.D in Science,
Admission Link
Admission Link

Important Dates

JEE Main (Application Date) 07 Feb - 06 Mar, 2020 -
JEE Main exam date (Online) 05 Apr, 2020; 07 Apr, 2020; 08 Apr, 2020; 09 Apr, 2020; 11 Apr, 2020; -
MA, MCA, M.Sc Registration Deadline 30 Jun, 2020 Apply
B.Tech Lateral Entry Registration Deadline 30 Jun, 2020 Apply

TIET Patiala B.E/B.Tech. Admissions 2020

At the undergraduate level, the institute offers a B.E. under various specializations for a duration of four years-

Chemical EngineeringCivil Engineering
Computer EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Electronics & Communication EngineeringElectronics (Instrumentation & Control) Engineering
Electronics and Computer EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering (Production)Mechatronics

Note- B.E. Computer Science is offered under six sub-specializations.

The institute permits Lateral Entry within the following B.E. disciplines-

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering/Electronics
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering (Production)/Mechatronics

Aside from the above-mentioned programs, the institute also offers a B.Tech. under the discipline of BioTechnology and an integrated B.E.-MBA program with- Electronics and Communication Engineering.

B.E/B.Tech. - 4 Years
B.E.-MBA - 5 Years
No. of SpecializationsB.E. - 10 Specializations
B.E. (Lateral Entry) - 9 Specializations
B.Tech. - 1 Specialization
B.E.-MBA - 1 Specialization
Basic Eligibility Criteria10+2 qualification with 60% marks in PCM
Basic Admission CriteriaEntrance-based

The university also provides a 4-year-long undergraduate credit transfer International Engineering program in Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.

TIET Patiala B.E./B.Tech. Eligibility Criteria

ProgramEligibility Criteria
The minimum eligibility required for admission to B.E. and B.Tech. program is a 10+2 qualification with at least 60% marks in PCM.
B.E. (Lateral Entry)Candidate must possess a Diploma and a 10+2 qualification with 60%

TIET Patiala B.E./B.Tech. Selection Criteria

For selection under B.E./B.Tech, candidates are required to sit for JEE Main, which is followed by counseling. For B.E./B.Tech. Lateral Entry, the candidate will be shortlisted on the basis of merit in the LEET exam.

Admission to B.E.-MBA program too will be granted on the basis of the candidate’s performance in JEE Main.

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TIET Patiala M.E./M.Tech. Admissions 2020

At the PG level, under the school of Engineering and Technology, the institute offers an M.E. under eleven specializations and an M.Tech. under nine specializations for a duration of two years.

The following specializations are offered under the discipline of M.E. -

CAD/CAM Engineering/Production EngineeringSoftware Engineering
Infrastructure EngineeringElectronics & Communications Engineering
Structural EngineeringWireless Communications
Computer Science & EngineeringElectronic Instrumentation & Control Engineering
Information SecurityPower Systems
Power Electronics and Drives

Under the discipline of M.Tech. the institute offers the following specializations-

  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Energy Technology and Management
  • Environmental Science & Technology
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
  • VLSI Design
  • Computer Applications
TIET Patiala M.E./M.Tech. Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for admission, the candidates must secure at least 60% (55% for SC/ST/Industry sponsored) marks in the aggregate in BE/BTech with the relevant specialization OR M.Sc. with the relevant specialization.

TIET Patiala M.E./M.Tech. Selection Criteria

Admission to the program will be granted on the basis of the candidate’s performance in GATE.

Note- GATE qualified candidates with at least 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination from a recognized University are not required to appear in the entrance test and will be given preference.

5 seats in each regular discipline of ME/MTech program are available for FN/NRI candidates.

TIET Patiala MBA and M.A. Admissions 2020

Aside from M.Tech. the institute offers an MBA under the following specializations for a duration of two years:

Business Analytics and Big DataFinance
Human Resource ManagementMarketing
International Management & StrategyEntrepreneurship & Innovation
Information SystemsEducation Management & Leadership
OperationsEnergy & Sustainability

M.A. is offered under a wide range of disciplines Economics, Psychology, Management, Commerce and English. 

Duration2 Years

No. of Specializations
MBA- 10
M.A.- 5
Basic Eligibility CriteriaBachelor’s degree in a relevant field

Note- The institute also offers an MBA (executive) program

TIET Patiala MBA and M.A. Eligibility Criteria

  • Graduate Degree in any discipline with 50% in aggregate marks or CGPA or grade secured from recognized University/Institute.
  • Post Graduate degree in any discipline with 50% marks in aggregate or CGPA or Grade from a recognized University/Institute.

TIET Patiala MBA and M.A. Selection Criteria

Admission to the MBA program will be granted on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the CATMAT/XAT/NMAT/ CMAT/GMAT followed by a GD and Interview.

Admission to the M.A. program will be granted on the basis of the marks obtained by the candidate collectively, in Graduation and Class 12th.

TIET Patiala MCA and M.Sc. Admissions 2020

The university offers an M.Sc. and MCA. program under the Master’s level. M.Sc is provided by the university with six specializations with 2 years duration with 40 seats under each specialization.

Mathematics and ComputingPhysicsEnvironmental Sciences

The institute also permits Lateral Entry to the MCA program.

Duration2 Years
No. of SpecializationsM.Sc. - 6 Specializations
Basic Eligibility CriteriaBachelor’s degree in a relevant field
Basic Admission CriteriaMerit-based

TIET Patiala MCA and M.Sc. Eligibility Criteria

The minimum eligibility for applying under M.Sc. is the candidate must have passed Bachelor’s degree with an aggregate of min. 60% marks, with the relevant subject being studied in the bachelor’s degree. For MC.A. and M.C.A. Lateral Entry, the candidate must have passed Bachelor’s degree with min. 60% marks. The selection will be merit-based.

TIET Patiala MCA and M.Sc. Selection Criteria

M.Sc. - Merit- basis (40% weightage will be given to Class 12th marks and 60% weightage will be given to graduation marks).
MCA - Merit-basis(marks of 10th, 12th and graduation up to end of 2nd year, minimum of 65% marks).

TIET Patiala Ph.D Admissions 2020

For students looking to pursue a research course, the institute offers Ph.D. programs in various specializations. Part-time studies leading to a Ph.D. degree are also permitted for professionally employed personnel.

Basic Eligibility CriteriaMaster’s degree in a relevant field
Basic Admission CriteriaEntrance-based

TIET Patiala Ph.D. Eligibility Criteria

  • An M.E./M.Tech./M.Phil./MCA/M.Sc./M.A./MBA/C.A. or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 6.00 on a 10 point scale or 55% marks in aggregate where marks are awarded or GATE/NET (UGC/CSIR) 
  • Candidates with B.E./B.Tech. degree or equivalent with an excellent academic record (minimum CGPA of 9.00 on a 10-point scale or 80% marks in aggregate) may also be taken into consideration.

TIET Patiala Ph.D. Selection Criteria

Admissions are done on the basis of merit of the Entrance Test and Interview. Only the candidates securing a minimum 20% marks in the written exam will be called for Interview.

TIET Patiala Registration Process

Application for both UG, PG, and all other courses can be submitted online by logging on to the official website.

Steps for Application Process:

  • Visit the official website to get detail information regarding the admission
  • The online application form is available at Official website
  • Fill the complete details- Personal Information, Academic Details, Work Experience, etc.
  • Pay the fee via the online or offline mode of transaction.
  • Take the print out of the form as it will be required at the time of document verification during counseling.
  • In case, the application fee is paid through DD then the application form along with DD should reach: “In-charge Admission Cell” Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala – 147004.
  • In the case of offline payment, challan facility is also available.
  • Admit cards will be downloadable in nature and should be printed out. You will need to carry the hard copy of the printed admit card in proper condition and a photograph.

Application Fee

MCAINR. 1500/-
M.Sc. INR. 1000/-


Ques. When is the admission fee to be paid?

Ans. The admission fee will be paid after the allocation of the provisional seats during the online counseling for UG programs (except BTech Biotechnology) within a stipulated time as mentioned in our brochure. During the offline/in-person counseling the fee will have to be deposited on the spot. No admission will be given without payment of full fees.

Ques. What is the various program offered by TIET/TCD under IEP?

Ans. The following programs are available under IEP:
  1. Computer Science Engineering
  2. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  3. Mechanical Engineering
  4. Civil Engineering

Ques. Is it compulsory for the first year UG student to avail hostel accommodation? 

Ans. It is recommended by the Institute for the first-year undergraduate students to stay in the student hostels – it helps them bond together, and that in turn, improves their experience of college life. 

Ques. What is the duration of the International Engineering Program (IEP)?

Ans. The duration of the International Engineering Program (IEP) offered by TIET/TCD is four years. The admitted students will pursue the first two years of their course in TIET before transferring to TCD for years 3 and 4 of the degree program, subject to meeting the minimum academic requirements.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

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I wanted a college where I can develop not only my academic skills but also the skills required to develop my personality. Thapar offers me great opportunities to explore myself and my passion. Before coming to college, I have heard from the people that there are several clubs and societies to follow your passion and interest, and it was totally true. And the result being, I am an active member of many societies in my college, pursuing my passion.

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Best college near my hometown.! Thapar has good placements and has an average package of around 6 lakhs. It has a large campus and life is good here and my cousins also study here so I knew this was the best choice I could make. and my marks in jee were not so good so this was the best possible choice

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I got in college in the year 2016 and in that year with these marks it is tough to find a good college but Thapar I think is a very good college for students who did not get good marks in jee, there are many colleges u get at these range of marks but I think Thapar stands out in every aspect.

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Reputed college, and also mechanical engineering in Thapar is really good availability of resources and opportunities make you fall for it There are societies and clubs doing all the activities and you have a whole bunch of options ahead of you whatever you wish you go straight to it.

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As being a north Indian its a best college opted among private institutes. this college is deemed to be university and holds a good rank in MHRD and it also provides stipend for the gate students as per AICTE. the placement cell is superb over here. students are getting a higher amount of package as compared to other private as well as government colleges.

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Because the college has a good reputation due to which I filled the registration form for Thapar University.The college has gained a good reputation because of good academic culture as well as good culture of co-curricular activities.So,as I was unable to take admission in any IIT or NIT,taking admission in Thapar University was a good choice.

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I got 61 percentage in 12 board but i my jee main marks is bad, Can i take admission in thapar institute of engineering and technology?

25 Jun, 2019 07:41
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Shreya, as students with 60% aggregate in intermediate are eligible for the course, you are eligible. However, admission is solely based on JEE Main score, thus your admission cannot be confirmed for now.

25 Jun, 2019 10:10

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