Eligibility Criteria for CIWG Quota in DASA Scheme
The eligibility criteria for CIWG Quota in DASA Scheme [For DASA 2020]:
Age of the CIWG candidate
Only applicants born on or after October 01, 1995 are eligible. Date of birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board / University Certificate [Class X or equivalent] or any certificate issued by the Government authorities only will be taken as authentic.
Academic Eligibility for CIWG Quota in DASA Scheme
- Applicant must have passed the qualifying examination, i.e. Senior Secondary [10+2] or equivalent from any system of education as recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (www.aiuweb.org).
- Applicant should have completed successfully Mathematics, Physics and one of the subjects from (Chemistry, Bio-technology, Computer Science, Biology) in 11th AND / OR 12th, as applicable in the respective boards.
- Applicant must have secured a minimum of at least 60% aggregate marks (average of all subjects of qualifying examination taken together) or 6.50 CGPA (on a 10 point scale) or equivalent in the qualifying examination. In case, CGPA on a different scale is awarded OR if only grades are awarded, percentage/CGPA equivalence provided by the principal examination authorities will only be considered. Applicants appearing for the qualifying examination with the above-mentioned subjects in the academic year 2019-20 and expecting their final results latest by September 15, 2020 may also apply.
- Applicant should have a minimum total valid score of 1800 in SAT Subject Tests (Subjects: Mathematics Level 2, Physics and Chemistry). SAT subject test score has to be sent directly through College Board to NITK Surathkal (Institute Code: 6530). Internet downloaded score cards are not acceptable. Applicants at the time of registration for SAT Subject Tests should indicate Institute code 6530 for sending their scores to NITK Surathkal. Applicants who have taken multiple attempts in SAT Subject Tests can send valid score to NITK Surathkal directly through College Board, USA. The best valid score in each subject will be considered for arriving at the total score which will be used for merit list preparation. SAT Subject Test scores received till 11th June, 2020 only will be considered for preparation of merit lists for Round 1, Round 2 and Round 3.
Note : From 2021-22, CIWG DASA admissions will be on the basis of JEE Main Ranks and not SAT score.
Residential Requirement for CIWG Quota in DASA Scheme
The residential requirement for CIWG Quota in DASA Scheme shall be at least two years of education, inclusive of 11th & 12th or equivalent (not beyond), in a gulf country during the last 8 years and must pass the qualifying examination from abroad.