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CENTAC 2019

CENTAC 2019 is a Centralized Admission Committee which is formed to fill the professional degree seats in the colleges that comes under the UT of Puducherry. The admission procedure will be managed by the Centralized Admission Committee (CENTAC), Government of Puducherry. There are 17 participating institutes under CENTAC 2018. Centralized Admission Committee will be the conducting authority for the entire admission process. There will be no entrance exam conducted for offering admission in UG courses from 2015 onwards. Through admission process, candidates can get admission in the engineering and various medical courses.

Highlights

Overview

Name of Admission Process

CENTAC

Conducting Authority

Centralized Admission Committee (CENTAC)

Level of Examination

Undergraduate Level

Selection Criteria

  • Puducherry and Tamil Nadu Candidates – On the basis of 12thstandard marks
  • Other State Marks – On the basis of JEE Main 2018 scores

Number of Participating Institutes

17

Application Fees

  • General Category – Rs. 600
  • Scheduled Caste Category – Rs. 300

 

CENTAC Admission Dates 2019

 

Events

Dates 2019 (Tentative)

Releasing of online application form

3rd week of May

Last date of submit online application

Last week of May

Last date to submit hard copy of application form

3rd week of June

Declaration of merit list

3rd week of July

Commencement of counselling

In the month of August

Counselling for other state candidates

Last week of August

 

CENTAC 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who wish to get B.Tech admission through CENTAC 2019will have to fulfil certain conditions and requirements to be eligible. The following eligibility criteria of CENTAC 2019 will have to be met by the candidates to participate in the admission procedure.

  • Nationality: The candidates have to be of Indian nationality. However, French nationals residing in the UT of Puducherry and covered by the terms of the Treaty of Cession will also be eligible to participate in CENTAC 2019.
  • Age: All candidates should be maximum 21 years old as on July 1, 2019. Relaxation of 3 years will be given to SC candidates.
  • Educational Qualification: For CENTAC 2019 admissions, the candidates should have qualified H.Sc (Academic) examination conducted by the Board of Higher Secondary Examination of Tamil Nadu or any other equivalent examination. An aggregate of minimum 45% marks (40% marks for OBC/ BCM/ MBC/ EBC/ BT/ SC candidates) should have been secured in Mathematics, Physics or any one of the following optional subjects: Chemistry/ Bio-Technology/ Computer Science/ Biology (Botany and Zoology).
  • Selection Criteria: Candidates belonging to the Union Territory of Puducherry will be allotted seats based on their performance in 12th standard (or equivalent) examination. CENTAC 2019 admissions to the candidates from other states and Union Territories will be done based on their JEE Main 2019 scores.
  • Attempts at Qualifying Examination: The candidates can appear for the qualifying examination maximum two times. Scheduled Caste category candidates will be allowed to appear for the qualifying examination maximum three times.

CENTAC 2019 Reservation Criteria

There are certain percentage of seats reserved for candidates belonging to a particular category. CENTAC 2019 reservation criteria provides vertical and horizontal reservation to many categories.

Reservation of Seats under CENTAC 2019

S.No

Categories

Percentage of Reservation

Vertical Reservation

1

Open General

50%

2

Other Backward Classes (OBC)

11%

3

Backward Classes Muslims (BCM)

2%

4

Most Backward Classes (MBC)

18%

5

Extreme Backward Classes (EBC)

2%

6

Backward Tribes (BT)

1%

7

Scheduled Caste (SC)

16%

Horizontal Reservation

1

Children/ Grand Children of Freedom Fighter (FF)

4%

2

Physically Challenged (PH)

3%

3

Wards of Ex-Servicemen (EX)

3%

4

Candidate who are Meritorious in Sports (SP)

1%

 

CENTAC 2019 Application Form 

The online application form of CENTAC 2019 will be available for all eligible candidates tentatively from the third week of May 2019. It is important for all candidates to fill and submit the application form successfully to participate in the admission process. Valid information will have to be provided by the candidates. The filled CENTAC 2019 application form also has to be submitted in offline mode. The given steps can be followed by the candidates to fill the online application form of CENTAC 2019.

Step 1 – Registration

Step 2 – Payment of Application Fees

Step 3 – Filling of Application Form

Step 4 – Uploading of Scanned Images

Step 5 – Submission of Online Application Form

Step 6 – Offline Submission of Filled Application Form Printout

 

Application Fee

  • The application fee can be deposited only through online mode.
  • The fee can be paid through Credit cards/Debit cards/NEFT.
  • The fees will be different for number of courses:
    • For one course: Rs. 600/- (for SC/BT Rs. 300/-)
    • For two courses: Rs. 900/- (for SC/BT Rs. 450/-)
    • For three courses: Rs. 1200/- (for SC/BT Rs. 600/-)
    • For B.A. LL.B (5 years): Rs. 600/- (for SC/BT Rs. 300/-)

 

 

CENTAC Participating Institutes 2019

CENTAC 2019 Participating Institutes with Seat Intake in Government Colleges:

S.No.

Government Colleges

Seat Intake

Other State Quota

1

Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry

382

46

2

Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Institute of Engg. & Tech., Karaikal

153

27

CENTAC 2019 Participating Institutes with Seat Intake in Self Financing Colleges and Deemed Universities:

S.No.

Self Financing Colleges and Deemed Universities

Seat Intake

1

Achariya College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry

240

2

Alpha College of Engineering & Technology

210

3

Avvaiyar College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry

120

4

Bharathiyar College of Engineering & Technology, Karaikal

210

5

Christ College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry

360

6

Christ Institute of Technology, Puducherry

330

7

Manakula Vinayagar Institute of Technology, Puducherry

330

8

Prist University (Off Campus), Puducherry

150

9

RAAK College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry

150

10

Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry

300

11

RVS College of Engineering & Technology, Karaikal

120

12

Shri Krishnaa College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry

150

13

Sri Ganesh College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry

210

14

Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College, Puducherry

600

15

Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering & Technology, Puducherry

150

 

 Courses Offered

  • MBBS
  • BAMS
  • BDS
  • B.V.Sc.
  • A.H.
  • B.P.T.
  • B.Sc Nursing
  • B.Sc (MLT)
  • B.Tech
  • B.Pharma
  • BA. LL.B
  • LL.B.
  • B.Sc Agriculture
  • B.Sc Horticulture