NIMCET Eligibility Criteria 2020
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NIMCET Eligibility Criteria 2020: The conducting body of NIT MCA Common Entrance Test (NIMCET) is one of the National Institute of Technology which releases the NIMCET eligibility criteria. The eligibility criteria for NIMCET 2020 are the minimum academic qualifications required for a candidate to apply for the exam. The basic eligibility criteria of NIMCET require Indian candidates to be graduates in Science/ IT/ CA/ Technology or Engineering, with at least 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA. Only eligible candidates will be able to apply for this national level exam which is the gateway to admission into M.C.A. courses in the 10 participating NITs. The official notification for the exam is expected somewhere in February in the coming year. NIMCET 2020 is expected to be conducted in the last week of May, 2020. Read the full article below to know more about NIMCET eligibility criteria 2020 like nationality, minimum marks and qualification, etc.


NIMCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check the eligibility criteria of NIMCET 2020 before online application. If at any stage of the admission process, it is found that the candidate’s eligibility is inadequate or falsely furnished, his or her candidature will be nullified. Check the table given below to know the NIMCET eligibility criteria and apply accordingly.


NIMCET Eligibility Criteria

Categories

General, OBC

ST, SC

Minimum marks

60% marks or 6.5 CGPA on a 10-point scale

55% marks or 6.0 CGPA on a 10-point scale

Nationality

Indian

Minimum educational qualification

  • B.Sc. / B.Sc. (Hons) / BCA / BIT of minimum three years full-time from a recognized University with Mathematics/ Statistics as one of the subjects (candidates from open universities are also eligible)

OR

  • B.E./ B.Tech. from a recognized University

Passing Year

Not later than September 2020


NIMCET 2020 Eligibility Criteria: Key Points

  • For calculating the minimum requirement of marks, conversion of scored marks from CGPA to percentage and vice-versa is prohibited.

  • Candidates in the last year of their Bachelor’s programme are also eligible to apply for NIMCET 2020. However, such candidates must provide their proof of passing latest by September 15, 2020.

  • Students who have completed/ are completing B.Sc./ B.Sc. (Hons)/BCA/ BIT of 3 years from Open Universities are also eligible to apply provided the programme is approved by UGC / AICTE and Distance Education Council (DEC) of Govt. of India.

NIMCET Eligibility Criteria 2020: Documents required before NIMCET Registration


The following set of documents should be kept aside by prospective candidates starting with the registration process:

  • Scanned copy of a recent, coloured, passport size photograph (size between 50 KB- 150 KB)
  • Scanned copy of the signature (in Royal Blue/ Black colour only) (size between 50 KB- 150 KB)
  • All the mark-sheets and certificates (self-attested and scanned) (should not exceed 500 KB each)
  • A valid government-issued identity proof (preferably Aadhaar Card)


NIMCET Application Form 2020

The common NIMCET 2020 application will be released by the conducting authority tentatively in the first week of March, 2020. Eligible candidates seeking admission into M.C.A. course offered by the country’s leading NITs need to submit the completed NIMCET application form 2020 before last date. Candidates must use their personal phone number and e-mail ID to register as a new user and fill the application form of NIMCET 2020. Scanned copies of recent photograph, signature, mark-sheets, etc. will also be required for uploading in the application form. Payment of application fee will be the concluding step of the NIMCET application process. Lastly, candidates are advised to print out at least two copies of the completed application form for future reference.

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i want to know that if an aspirant having kt in its 1st sem of bsc cs and after clearing kt his cgpa is 5.3 is he eligible for giving nimcet

Sharon Rose Student Expert 24th Feb, 2020

Hello,

To be eligible to appear in NIMCET a candidate must have passed B.Sc/BCA/BIT/B.Sc (Hons) or B.E/B.tech.

Candidates belonging to General category must have atleast 60% aggregate or 6.5 CGPA on a 10 point scale.For SC/ST candidates it is 55% aggregate or 6.0 CGPA on a 10 point scale.

You are not eligible to appear in NIMCET as you have not fulfilled the minimum percentage requirement.

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Im Bcom.computer application final year students. How can I apply for NIMCET exam ? I will eligible for this entrance exam ?

Shubham Dhane 20th Feb, 2020

Hello,

No, you are not eligible as the eligibility criteria says that a candidate must have passed 3 year bachelor's degree in B.Sc/B.Sc(hons)/BCA/BIT with mathematics/statistics or bachelor's in engineering from a recognised board or university.

As you have not fulfilled the education qualification requirement you are not eligible to appear.

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i want to know about nimset and preparing for 2021

Hrisheekesh Singh 19th Feb, 2020

Hi Bibhas,

NIT MCA Common Entrance Test (NIMCET), is the national level entrance exam conducted every year by one of the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) for taking admissions on merit basis to Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme.

This exam works across the NITs located in Agartala, Allahabad, Kurukshetra, Calicut, Raipur, Warangal, Surathkal, Durgapur, Trichy, Jamshedpur, Bhopal and Kurukshetra.

The application form of NIMCET 2020 will be released soon through which the candidates can fill the form and appear in the entrance exam. NIMCET admit card will also be released to be downloaded by candidates. The exam will be conducted in offline mode and the result of the same will be declared on the official website of NIMCET 2020.

Total 809 seats are available and duration of exam is 2 hours.

NOTE:- NIMCET scores are used by many other universities and institutes for admissions to the MCA programmes offered by them.

You may refer to the source article for more information about NIMCET 2020 Exam.

I hope this information helps you.

Good Luck!

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how to get previous question paper for nimcet

anurag khanna 19th Feb, 2020

Hi Aspirant,

The best way to practice the questions for any competitive exam is to solve previous year question papers of that exam. It improves your confidence level as well as time management skills. If you want to download the previous year papers for NIMCET then you can visit the given link and download it.

NIMCET Previous Year Papers

I hope that you got the required information. We wish for your bright future.

All The Best!!

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if am good in maths but not belong to maths stream then am i eligible for nimcet exam

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 18th Feb, 2020

hi,

nit mca entrance test is known as nimcet.

the eligibility criteria is for nimcet exam is Candidates must have studied B.Sc. or B.Sc. (Hons)  or BCA or B.E/ B.Tech of minimum three years full-time from a recognized University with Mathematics/ Statistics as one of the subjects. so if you dont have mathematics or statistics in your graduation course then you are not eligible.

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