‘Direct Admission of Students Abroad’ Scheme for the Academic Year 2015-16
Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India
Under the ‘DASA’ the Ministry of Human Resources calls for students of Foreign Nationals/Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs)/Non-Resident Indians (NRIs)/ Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) for Undergraduate programmes in Engineering/Architecture/ Planning for the Academic year 2015-16 to National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), Schools of Planning and Architecture (SPAs), and other premier Technical Institutions in India.
The Technical Institutions which are participating in DASA 2015 have established themselves among the top ranked Institutions in the country in both teaching and research, and the graduates are assured of a rewarding professional career. The NITs and IIITs are declared as Institutes of National Importance by an Act of Parliament and the other Institutions are Deemed Universities. All Institutions are Autonomous Institutions and a degree from any of these Institutions is among the most competitive of its kind when pursuing an international career in Architecture, Engineering or Technology. The alumni of these Institutions have excelled themselves in various fields of science, technology and management in various parts of the world.
Those seeking admission under DASA scheme have to apply online, fill an online application form and make fee payment through SWIFT transfer / E-payment on or before 23:59 (IST), 1st June, 2015. Further, online application and documents should be uploaded to DASA website through portal only. Applicants should also arrange to send SAT Subject Test scores directly from College Board, USA, to Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur which has been entrusted the responsibility of admission and coordination under DASA Scheme for the academic year 2015-16. (Institute Code: 7664) so as to reach DASA Office, MNIT Jaipur on or before 23:59 HRS (IST) 1st June, 2015.
The brochure containing the details of DASA has been uploaded on the Ministry of HRD’s website: www.mhrd.gov.in for purposes of interested students and may also be accessed from www.dasanit.org.
For further information on the programme please read the official brochure thoroughly.
Brochure of DASA 2015-16