Thapar University LEET Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria


Thapar University was given the status of a deemed university in the year 1985. It offers various post graduate as well as under graduate programs. Some of the disciplines that are offered by this University are Social Sciences, Engineering Science and Management.  The programs offered here are aimed at developing the social awareness, quality of mind, global perspectives and ethical standards. The alumni of this organization have excelled in a variety of fields such as human rights organization, research and education, business industry and regulatory services. Thapar University organizes Lateral Entry Entrance Test annually to admit the diploma holders directly to the second year of the B.Tech course.

Eligibility criterion for Thapar University LEET entrance exam

  • The candidates have to meet the following requirements for getting an admission into BE/B.Tech programs.
  • The candidate must have passed a diploma in the relevant subject with a minimum of 3 years experience after matriculation.
  • The candidate should hold a diploma in the relevant field with a minimum of two years experience after pursuing higher secondary course.  They must have pursued the course from a Polytechnic College or from any one of the institutes that are being affiliated to the State Board of Technical Education/University or recognized by the UGC /All India Council of Technical Education with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks.
  • The SC/ST candidates need to have only 55% aggregate marks.
  • The candidate must have qualified the Lateral Entry entrance Test with not less than 20%marks. The SC/ST candidates should obtain a minimum of 15% marks in order to get qualified for an admission.
  • The candidate should possess a good moral character.
  • The applicants should of Indian origin.

Thapar University conducts LEET entrance examination for diploma holders which helps them to get an admission directly to the second year of the Engineering course. Thapar University conducts lateral entry courses in the following categories.

  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Engineering-(for Chandigarh Campus)
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Electronics (Instrumentation & Control) Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering (BE[IE]-MBA)

Important Dates

The Thapar University Lateral Entry Entrance Test is usually held in the month of June. The candidates can collect the application forms from the second week of April to the First week of May. The filled up applications should reach the University on or before the Third week of May.

Contact Address for Thapar University LEET entrance exam

  • Address: Thapar University, P.O Box 32, Patiala, Pin -147004
  • Phone: +91-175-6419164, 6419165, 099155-40053
  • Fax: +91-175-2364498, 2393020
  • Telegram: THAPARINST
  • Email: [email protected]
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13 Responses to “Thapar University LEET Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria”

  1. 13

    Sir can I get the sample paper of previous years of mechanical engineering of lateral exam for help in 2014 exam to be conducted by your university in June 2014

  2. 12
    Bally Singh:

    i comlete two year diploma after +2 with non medical.
    can i eligible for leet to get admission in second year.

  3. 11
    pawan kumar:

    I want leet admission in mechatronics branch after completed 3 years diploma, Have you mechatronics branch in your university or colleges.

  4. 10
    shivam wadhwa:

    can i get previous year question papers for lateral entery examination to btech send me link for it plzzz sir

  5. 9
    deepak kumar singh:

    sir i completed my diploma from nttf and my college is iso private type. can i get admisson in btech second year pls give your comment as well soon sir thank you.

  6. 8

    i am sanjeev pl tell me the admission procedure in B TECH 2 nd YEAR THRU leet entry with last year paper for my ref pl reply thanks

  7. 7

    Sir i m in final year of diploma in computer engg. Plz tell me the admission fee and whole admission procedure for admission in 2nd year leet entry

  8. 6

    Sir.pizzzz tell me fee of admission and sem. Fee for sc student after diploma. There are any fee reduce facility for sc student .plzz reply soon

  9. 5
    Abhirup saha:

    when the lateral entry exam going to conduct for students?

  10. 4
    Sanam kathuria:

    how much % is required for entrance in civil engg. second year? plz reply

  11. 3

    i hv givn xams of final semestr of cmputr engg..nd xams is to be out within days..
    Plz guide me 4 my nxt step in studies..

  12. 2
    deepak mishra:

    last date of submit leet forms

  13. 1

    I am final year student diploma in Information Technology.Suggest me a right path for my further studies.