Indian Institute of Technology has officially opened its gates for Nepali students. This good news was announced during the Nepal visit of Pranab Mukharjee. Previously, only Indian citizen were allowed to study in IIT. The institute will be conducting entrance exams from Kathmandu and many other countries from SAARC as well.
The institute will admit students for graduate and post graduate studies. IIT offers huge range of highly sophisticated and interesting faculties. This has created a new opportunity for Nepali students to get high quality education. IIT is ranked among top technical engineering college in India.
Almost all colleges including Delhi University, NIT used to give admission to Nepali except IIT. From now on, IIT is going to take the best candidates from other countries as well. It give very good chance for Nepali students to pursue quality higher education. The cost of study is also subsidized for foreign students.
Candidates can give the entrance exam from Kathmandu and won’t have to go to India. Indian provides a lot of scholarships and aid in education to Nepali students. This new addition is a golden landmark between the relationship of two countries. The emphasis on Water resource is very high at this time in Nepal and India. Thus, IIT Roorkee is providing scholarships for Masters (Post Graduate) level study in related subjects such as Hydro Power and WRM.
Exam Date: The upcoming GATE 2017 exam is on February 4-5, 2017. JEE 2017 Exam is going to be on May 21 of 2017.
Entrance Exam Info
Bachelors Degree: The competition to study in Indian Institute of Technology is very high. About 14 Lakh students give the exam yearly and approximately 10,000 get admission. It is a very hard competition. There are two levels of exam in IIT. JEE Main and JEE Advanced are the two round of exam.
Masters Degree (P.G.): It is for the engineers who want to specialize in their subject. Candidates need to pass GATE exams to apply for college. Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering(GATE) is a aptitude test for BE/B.Tech graduates.
IIT has a big collection of reputed Alumni. Many big and international companies come to the college to conduct job interviews. Deserving students are provided handsome job and packages. As a matter of fact Nepali people can have Indian jobs except IAS and IPS. This give a great opportunity for Nepali students to reach a new height using neighbors help.