AICTE has already begun the registration process for the qualification test of the suspended engineering degrees online. Releasing an official update pertaining to holding and scheduling a qualification test on the GATE 2018 exam pattern, the conducting body has started the online application process for the candidates whose degrees stand suspended by the Supreme Court orders till January 15, 2018. Aspirants who wish to renew their engineering degrees obtained from the Universities which have been included in the list whose degrees in distant engineering courses have been suspended for the students till Jan 15, 2018.
AICTE-UGC Begins Online Registration For Qualification Test of Engineering Degrees
The degrees of candidates who pursued distant engineering courses from the four colleges namely JRN Vidyapeeth, Institute of Advanced Studies In Education, Allahabad Agriculture Institute and Vinayak Mission’s Research Foundation have their degrees suspended from the aforesaid technical institutes. The same has been suspended till January 15, 2018 only and candidates have now a chance to work on the ‘renewal process’ for their engineering degrees which stand suspended from these institutes under the instructions of UGC.
Through the joint efforts of AICTE & UGC which are two separate bodies have now planned that the degrees and the jobs fetched by the candidates based on these engineering degrees obtained from the colleges via distant educational courses can be reinstated if a candidate clears this qualification test. The test shall be set on the lines of Graduate Aptitude Test In Engineering i.e. GATE exam which is an engineering proficiency test at a national level.
Registration For Qualification Test – Last Date To Apply Now
The last date to apply online for the AICTE-UGC qualification test based on the GATE exam pattern is January 15, 2018. The online registration process for the qualification test scheduled by the AICTE to reinstate the suspended engineering degrees of the candidates started on December 2, 2017 via an online window which is activated till Jan 15, 2018 till 17:00 hours. The date of the qualification test has not been fixed by the authorities as of now but is most tentatively scheduled to be held in the month of May 2018 online.
All the candidates who enrolled in the year 2001-2005 in the aforesaid institutes to obtain engineering degrees shall now have to visit the official AICTE website online to register and apply online for the qualification test. Also, not more than two chances to crack the qualification test set by the joint efforts of AICTE-UGC shall be permitted by the authorities. Candidates are requested to carefully go through the detailed public notice released & apply at the official AICTE website online.