Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is conducted for admission to BE course (also for medical & other professional courses) at (I) Tripura Engineering College and (ii) Regional Engineering College, Silchar (for Tripura seats).
Course BE (4 yrs). Branches Civil, Mechanical, Electrical (40 seats each)
Domicile Permanent resident of Tripura State (candidate or his/her parent should have stayed in Tripura for 10 yrs). Exception Children of Officers of Govt. of India posted in Tripura or All India Service Officers borne in Manipur/Tripura cadre.
Reservations (22 seats are reserved for North Eastern Hill States and 10 seats for Govt. of India nominees) SC 15% ST 29% Children of Defence personnel killed/disabled 1 seat.
Eligibility Age No restriction. Academic qualification Hr Sec (10+2) of Tripura Board of Secondary Education/CBSE with 5 subjects or equivalent securing 50% (45% for SC and 40% for ST) marks in Phy, Chem. and Maths. Candidates who have appeared in the qualifying exam are also eligible. Candidates should be physically fit.
Application Procedure Application form and information sheet can be obtained in person/by post from the Chairman, Tripura Board of Joint Entrance Examination, Directorate of Higher Education, Agartala on payment of requisite amount through IPO/bank draft in favour of the Board: candidates should enclose a self addressed stamped envelope of 27 x 12 cm size, if the form is required by post. Completed application with exam fee through IPO/bank draft alongwith a self-addressed stamped envelope of 30 x 13 cms size should reach the Board office by the notified date.
Selection On the basis of merit in the Joint Entrance Exam. The test is conducted in Phy, Maths, and Chem and is of 100 marks each. Each paper is of 3 hours duration; standard of question is of Hr Sec course. The medium of the test is English/Bengali. The Board notifies the results through newspapers.
Fees Tuition fee Rs. 90 to Rs. 251.50 per annum depending upon the category of the student.
Hostels 3 hostels for boys to accommodate 330 students.
Scholarships Merit-cum-means scholarships lower income group stipends.
Postgraduate Courses proposed.
Miscellaneous Commencement of Academic Session July System of Examination Annual
Faculty Strength Professors 5 Asst. Professors 10 Lecturers 19 Visiting 4.
Enquiries Tripura Engineering College Barjala 799055 Tripura (West)
(Phone: 62360 227579 FAX 0381 - 62306)