Great Colleges to Apply For, that are often overlooked by JEE aspirants! – Feel Mathematics

We’ve all been through the process of giving multiple exams but are left hanging in pursuit of our IIT dream. Sadly, it’s a fact that not everyone can get into IITs and NITs and we in our ignorance don’t seem to apply for other great colleges that are out there for us to go to.

Feel Mathematics has compiled a list of 6 great colleges that are top-notch for their engineering/technical courses  as well as feature other fields of career as well, but are less renowned by people. And the best part is, The applications for them are still open so you can apply there right now.

1. IIITD – Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi

IIIT-D was created by an Act of Delhi Government in 2008. Since then, it has come a long way with 60+ excellent faculty members specializing in diverse areas of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), Electronics & Communications Engineering (ECE), Applied Mathematics (AM), Social Sciences (SS), Design (DES) and Computational Biology (CB), and around 1100 students consisting of about 750 B.Tech students, about 213 M.Tech students and over 124  PhD scholars. In a relatively short time, it has earned a good reputation in India and abroad for being a center of quality education and research and is regarded as one of the country’s leading institute for IT education and research. The institute is accredited by NAAC at A level, and its B.Tech (CSE) is accredited by NBA. The Institute is also approved by UGC and AICTE.

Admission Portal Link – https://www.iiitd.ac.in/admission/btech/2017

Admission Start – Likely date of opening of admission process through JAC Counselling/UCEED Counselling and IIIT-Delhi Counselling is June 10, 2017(tentative). Candidates are requested to keep visiting IIIT-D website for details.

Application Process – Through Joint Admission Counselling, Delhi, UCEED Councelling (Only for some seats in CSD) and IIIT-Delhi Counselling (Only for some seats in ITSS)

Courses –

This year, eligible students for B.Tech can apply for five programs, including the two new programs that are being launched (B.Tech CSD and B.Tech ITSS). Students can apply for the following programs:

 

FM Take – It’s a great college for Delhi domicile Students while other state students can also apply for it! From hardcore Research to Engineering to Design and Social Sciences, the college offers a mix of all the important aspects needed in the coming era of professional careers.

2. DAIICT – Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar

If you are considering studying at one of the top Technology Universities in India, DA-IICT has to be on your short list. DA-IICT is located at Gandhinagar, Gujarat and was founded by the Reliance Group. In a short period of seventeen years, it is consistently ranked as one of the best technological institutes in the country in the fields of computer science, electronics and communication engineering and information technology. The authoritative National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF), Government of India, has ranked DA-IICT as 1st among the Private Engineering Institutes in Gujarat and 70th nationally.

Admission Portal Link – http://admissions.daiict.ac.in/pages/btech.html

Admission Dates – On-line application closes on 30th June, 2017

Application Process – based on the All India Rank of Joint Entrance Examination 2017 (JEE-2017) Main

Courses –

FM Take – DAIICT is one of the finest colleges in the country for communications engineering and information technology. Its campus is plush green and has a great youthful and energetic vibe to it. Research and engineering both get equal weight-age here for all technology enthusiasts.

3. Nirma University, Ahmedabad

Nirma University is a premier institution providing world-class education in multiple disciplines. They have disciplines such as Technology (Engineering), Design, Architecture, Law, Medicine etc. They are UGC accredited as well as NAAC certified.

Admission Portal Link – http://www.nirmauni.ac.in/NU/UG

Admission Dates – Varies for various courses. For Engineering – Last date for  online application is 22ndJune 2017.

Application Process – based on the All India Rank of Joint Entrance Examination 2017 (JEE-2017) Mains

Course Fields – 

FM Take – For students looking at varied ranges of college education programmes, Nirma University seems to have it all. They have great reputation, good exposure to industry as its situated in Ahmedabad and attracts a great number of smart students from across the country.

4. JAYPEE Group of Colleges

Jaypee Institute of Information Technology better known as JIIT Noida is an institute of higher education, a deemed university under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 and currently conferring the Deemed to be University status. The institute has 6 academic departments and offers programs in technical education at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate level. Institute is situated in Noida, Gautam Buddh Nagar district of the Indian state Uttar Pradesh, which has proximity to the Indian capital New Delhi.

Admission Portal Link – http://www.jiit.ac.in/admission-procedures

Admission Dates – Last date for applying through JEE Mains – 20th June (Tuesday), 2017

Application Process – based on the All India Rank of Joint Entrance Examination 2017 (JEE-2017) Mains

Courses – 

  • B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering
  • B.Tech in Information Technology
  • B.Tech in Biotechnology

5. Xavier’s Kolkata

St. Xavier’s College offers UG and PG courses under five faculties : Arts, Science, Commerce, Business Administration, and Education. It also offers various professional certificate and diploma courses under Career Oriented Programmes and Computer Centre. St. Xavier’s offers Ph.d in Physics, Biotechnology, Microbiology and Commerce.

Admission Portal Link – http://www.sxccal.edu/admissions/SXCAdmission2017/UG2017/default.htm

Admission Dates – Last date for applying 09 June 2017, 12 noon.

Application Process – based on CBSE Board Marks

Courses – http://www.sxccal.edu/sxc-UGdepartments.htm

  • B.A. (Co-educational)
    1. English Honours
    2. Political Science Honours
    3. Sociology Honours
    4. Bengali Honours
    5. B.A. General

     

  • B.SC. (Co-educational)
    1. Physics Honours
    2. Chemistry Honours
    3. Mathematics Honours
    4. Statistics Honours
    5. Computer Science Honours
    6. Economics Honours
    7. Microbiology Honours
    8. Mass Communication and Videography
  • B.M.S. (Bachelor in Management Studies) Honours (Co-educational)

6. Xavier’s Mumbai

St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, (informally Xavier’s) is one of India’s leading tertiary education institutions for Arts, Science and Commerce/Business. Affiliated to the University of Mumbai, Xavier’s was the first college to be granted autonomy by the University in 2010. In 2006, India’s National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) awarded Xavier’s the highest rating, A+ (5-Star).

The alumni of St. Xavier’s College include some of the most illustrious contributors to Indian society for the past century.

Admission Portal Link – http://xaviers.edu

Admission Dates – Open Right now. Last date not declared yet.

Application Process – based on CBSE Board Marks

Courses – http://xaviers.edu/main/index.php/admissions-and-courses

FM Take – Xavier’s Mumbai is a beautiful college situated in the best place anyone can get exposure at. Cross disciplinary studies and the energetic vibe of the college attract some of the best young talent from across India. It’s a perfect place for students looking at colleges with activities and arts along with top-notch studies.


We hope this list helps students find the best college suitable for them. And we’ll keep sharing new information on other such great hidden colleges across India and abroad where students can apply this season.