Having introduced the concept of dual degrees and scholarship for meritorious students, the SOA University here is gearing up for admission of students into various courses where counseling will kick-off on June 3.
Students opting for the dual degrees can study B.Tech alongside MTech and BTech with MBA over a five year period which will provide them one year's advantage.
Dual degree will also be available for students studying for Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Hotel Management and Catering Technology who could pursue MBA at the same time over a five year period.
The admission process will begin on Monday into courses including B.Tech, M.Tech, MBBS, BDS, B.Sc. Nursing, MCA, MBA, MHA, B.Pharm, BHMCT, MHMCT, BBA LLB, LLM, Pharm and MSc in Biotechnology.
Students seeking lateral entry into BTech, BPharm and MCA will also get admission. The counseling will continue till June 10.
The admission will be done on the basis of the SAAT-2014, the entrance test conducted by the University across the country in 44 cities on May 18 last, the results of which were published on May 25.
Students who had secured 85 per cent or more marks in Class ten and Plus Two examinations will be eligible for scholarship in MBBS, BDS, BSc, Nursing, BTech while those who had obtained first class in the qualifying examination and pursuing courses in MCA, MBA, B.Pharm., BHMCT, BBA LLB etc will get scholarship.
The University has eight different institutes providing education in engineering, medicine, dental science, management, hotel management, biotechnology, pharmacy, nursing and law.