B.Tech Mechanical Lateral Entry Admission in Punjab Technical University


In Punjab Technical University Lateral Entry Test give chance for the diploma students to study B.Tech after completing their diploma. The diploma holders have to pass the Lateral Entry Test conducted by Punjab Technical University for getting admission for the second year B.Tech course. Mechanical Lateral Entry Exam is conducted by the Punjab Technical University for the Mechanical Engineering Diploma holders for getting admission to the second year Mechanical Engineering Course in any institutes recognized by Punjab Technical University.

Eligibility for B.Tech Mechanical Lateral Entry in Punjab Technical University

  • The selection of the candidates for the Lateral Entry admission depends on the rank scored by the candidate in the Lateral Entry Test.
  • The candidates who have passed Diploma with 60% marks can apply for the test.
  • The final year students can also apply for the test but they have to complete their course by the time of counseling.
  • Certain relaxations are given to the backward class as per the rule of Punjab government.

Reservation for Lateral Entry in Punjab Technical University

The reservation of the Lateral Entry admission seats is fixed by the University as per the rules and regulations of Punjab Government. Certain seats are reserved for the physically disabled students, back ward community students etc. The students who belong to this reserved category should produce the relevant certificates at the time of the counseling session. The candidates can claim for reservation under one category only.

Applying for B.Tech Mechanical Lateral Entry in Punjab technical university

The candidates can obtain the application forms directly from the University Centers. The candidate can also register for the exam through online method. The completely filled application form should be forwarded to the concerned address specified in the exam notification. The details mentioned in the form should be correct. The Lateral entry Test is a 2hours test which consists of questions from the Mechanical Engineering topics in the diploma course. The test is to evaluate the candidates’ knowledge about the subject. Those who successfully clear this exam will be included in the rank list.

Advantages for Lateral Entry Students in B.Tech Mechanical

The main plus point which the students of the lateral entry scheme enjoys is that, they don’t have to go through the initial year of the degree course. This is because diploma holders will already learn the fundamentals of Mechanical engineering in the course. So they can directly joining the Second year batch. It helps the candidates to save a year.

With the help of Lateral Entry Scheme, Diploma holders can avail a better chance of higher education from a reputed college and they can save the fees of one year. They will also get an advantage of getting good jobs after completing B.Tech Mechanical. In addition to this, those candidates who join the course after the diploma program will find the lab exams much easier as they have prior knowledge in doing experiments during their diploma course.



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15 Responses to “B.Tech Mechanical Lateral Entry Admission in Punjab Technical University”

  1. 15
    Harmandeep Singh:

    i want to get admission in b tech leter entry in mechanical after diploma of mechanical in punjab, so please send me procedure of getting admission in b tech leter entry 2014, or send me a date of counsling or last date of submitting form.

  2. 14
    manoj kumar goutam:

    sir, i have completed my diploma with 80% marks to computer science engg. please tell me its procedure and last date to submit form with fee structure. please tell me as soon as possible.

  3. 13
    ajit kumar:

    Sir i have completed my diploma with 71% marks. sir i want to know the date of letral admission test.

  4. 12

    i have copmleted my diploma.now i wnt to do b.tech in electronic nd comm. from a govt university through correspondence.suggest me d clzs list?

  5. 11

    sir, i have done diploma in MECHANICAL engineering with 62% i will join in b.tech 2nd year now i will complet 2nd year i will join in lateral entry b.tech 3rd year

  6. 10
    amber sidhu:

    when will counselling start for lateral entry engineering start at ptu,what will be the critera?

  7. 9
    barjinder singh:

    Dear sir,
    what is the date of LEET in punjab and the procedure for the same

  8. 8
    ramesh singh:

    sir , i have done diploma in automobile engineering with 65% marks now i want to so b.tech so for that i am appearing in PTU LEET . I just need to know that is there any chance of mine to do MECHANICAL engineering under PTU ? THANK YOU ..

  9. 7
    Sudhir tiwari:

    Respected sir/madame,
    I am doing diploma in mechanical engg. with 73% marks as now i am persuing in 6th sem. I wants to do b.tech in same from ptu. So please tell me whole admission procedure, fee structure along with important dates as soon as possible.

  10. 6
    Manjinder singh:

    Resp.Sir . I am doing my diploma in automobile engr. With 72% .as now i m student of 6th sem. .and i want to do btech in mech .engr. . What is d admision procedure and important dates for examinations. .

  11. 5

    sir,i ask you that any sports reservation in LEET

  12. 4
    Anil jangra:

    hello sir, i have done diploma in mechanical with 65% and i want to take the addmision in PTU. please tell me its procedure and last date to submit form with fee structure. please tell me as soon as possible.

  13. 3

    dear sir madame,
    i have completed my diploma in information technology branch with 78.34%
    and i want to take admission in b. tech. in PTU .plz tell me procedures for taking admission as wall as send me college details which is affiliated by PTU. and AICTE

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  15. 1
    Rohit singh:

    I have completed my diploma from mumbai with 88% Can i get the scholership?