IIT Entrance Test in Colombo

IIT Entrance Test in Colombo

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IIT Entrance Test in Colombo

The High Commission of India, Colombo is pleased to announce that Government of India has decided to hold Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2017 at D S Senanayake College, Colombo on May 21, 2017 for admission of meritorious Sri Lankan students in prestigious IITs for the academic session 2017-18. Sri Lankan students aspiring for IIT admission can apply online along with successful Indian students who have cleared IIT JEE (Main), a screening test from which Sri Lankan students are exempted. Online application for IIT JEE (Advanced) can be submitted from April 28 (Friday) to May 02 (Tuesday), 2017.  Aspiring students, who have cleared GCE ‘A’ level, are advised to log on to www.jeeadv.ac.in and www.jeeadv.ac.in/pdf/foreign.pdf for online submission of applications and further details in this regard. 

The courses offered in 23 IITs in India include - 4 year Bachelor Degree (B.Tech, B.S., B.Pharm), 5-year B.Arch, 5-year Dual Degree-B.Tech-M.Tech, B.S.-M.S. and 5-year Integrated Masters (M.Tech, M.Sc., M.Pharm).

The alumni of IITs include luminaries like Sundar Pichai (CEO Google) N R Narayana Murthy (Co-Founder and former Chairman, Infosys), Raghuram Rajan (former Governor of RBI) and Nandan Nilekani (Co-Founder Infosys). 

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Colombo
28.03.2017

 
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