How to Apply
Candidates are advised to follow the rules for admission to First Year Diploma Engineering and rules for direct admission to Second Year Diploma Engineering course as published by the Directorate of Technical Education, Maharshtra State from time to time. However some of the basic guidelines are given below.
Entry requirement for the first year of engineering
1. Eligibility criteria for Maharashtra State/ Outside Maharashtra State / Jammu & Kashmir
Migrant/ Government of India Nominees/ Candidate for admission to First year of diploma courses in Engineering/ Technology:
Candidate should be an Indian National and should have passed the SSC (Std.X) examination of
Maharashtra State Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent, with subjects Maths/Mathematics,
General Science and English, with minimum 35% aggregate marks.
The term ‘aggregate marks’ used here shall mean as follows
A. For Maharashtra State Board Candidates:
I.The candidates who have passed SSC Examination prior to March 2017, the aggregate marks shall be grand total of marks obtained by the candidate in any 5 subjects where he/she has scored maximum marks.
II. The candidates who have passed SSC Examination after March 2017, the aggregate marks shall be total marks of 5 subjects taken into consideration and mentioned on the Mark sheet.
III. Candidates who have passed Maths/Mathematics (Code 71 for Maharashtra State Board candidates) and Science & Technology (Code 72 for Maharashtra State Board candidates) are only
eligible for admission
IV. In case marks against sports activities are given on the marksheet, these shall be added to the aggregate marks for deciding merit
B. For ICSE Candidates
a.Student seeking admission on the basis of Group 1 & Group 2 subjects only, the aggregate marks shall be the grand total of marks in any of the 5 subjects from Group 1 & Group 2 where he/she has scored maximum marks.
b. Student seeking admission on the basis of Group 1, Group 2 & Group 3, aggregate marks shall be the grand total of all subjects from all groups.
C. For CBSE Candidates
The aggregate mark means the grand total of marks obtained by the candidate, including all subjects as declared on Mark sheet.
D. For CBSE/ICSE Candidates: In
case the result of the candidate is given in terms of grades, such Candidates are required to submit the graded result into the equivalent marks authorised from the concerned institute /Board. Candidates passing SSC from other than State Boards or Central Boards shall bring equivalent certificate
from Maharashtra State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE).
E. Any amendments/Acts/Judgments which may be published by Government/Hon. Courts of India from time to time will be applicable to Candidates and Institutes covered under these rules ofadmission.
2. Eligibility Criterion for NRI / PIO / Foreign Nationals / Children of Indian Workers in the GulfCountries
Rules for Admission 2017 - 2018
DTE, Mumbai 1 0 Diploma in Engineering & Technology
Candidate should have passed the SSC (Std.X) examination of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination, with subjects Maths/Mathematics, General Science and English, with minimum 35% marks in aggregate.
• The NRI candidates are eligible to apply for admission against the Institute level seats, only in Unaided Polytechnics /Institutes. The extent to which such NRI candidates shall be admitted is limited to 5% of the sanctioned intake.
• The eligibility of the candidates passing the SSC (Std. X) equivalent examination from a school/college/Examination Board situated outside India shall be further decided by the Institute to which the candidate is admitted. Hence such candidates are advised to get their equivalence
certificates from MSBSHSE at the time of admission. (Refer Annexure 4)