What is the eligibility for an IIT course? Can you give me contact details of the institute from where I can enquire about where and when I get application forms for the same.
The eligibility for B. Tech courses in IIT is a pass in Higher Secondary examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English. For admission to IIT, you have to appear for IIT – Joint Entrance Examination. If you are in Std XI / XII and expect to complete Higher Secondary in the year in which you seek admission to IIT, then also you can appear for the entrance examination. IIT-JEE is conducted in two stages now – IIT-JEE Preliminary examination and IIT-JEE Final examination. To appear in the IIT-JEE Final examination, you have to qualify in the preliminary examination. Notification of the preliminary examination is published all the leading English daily newspapers in India in the month of July/August. The examination is held in December/January. The final examination is held in May. To apply for the preliminary examination, you have to follow the procedure stated in the notification. You can also check out the web site of the IITs. You can also contact IIT Mumbai, Powai, Mumbai - 400 076 on Web site: www.iitb.ernet.in