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The Darjeeling Polytechnic, which is located in Kurseong Sub Division, was established in the year 1964 and presently is the only Polytechnic offering Diploma Engineering courses in the two Hill Districts (Darjeeling and Kalimpong) of West Bengal.

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ADMISSIONS

 
 

 

1st Year INTAKE:

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NUMBER OF SEATS

Diploma in Civil Engineering

60

Diploma in Electrical Engineering

60

Diploma in Computer Science & Technology

60

2nd Year SEAT AVAILABILITY FOR VOCLET / ITI CANDIDATES:

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NUMBER OF SEATS

Diploma in Civil Engineering

12

Diploma in Electrical Engineering

12

Diploma in Computer Science & Technology

12

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION:

  1. For 3 years Diploma:

Candidates must have passed secondary or equivalent examination with English, Physical Science and Mathematics with 35 % marks (without rounding up) in aggregate (excluding additional subject).

For Lateral Entry to 2nd Year Diploma scheme of AICTE:

Maximum 20 % of sanctioned intake will be filled on super-numerary basis from the students passing 12th Class (Science) with Vocational / Technical subjects or X th+ (2 year ITI) with appropriate specialisation. ITI candidates must possess NCVT certificate before they apply for Admission.


  1. Candidates must satisfy medical fitness prescribed below.

Medical certificate(s) from Registered Medical Practitioner(s) are to be produced by the candidates at the time of selection for the purpose.

Medical Fitness: candidates seeking admission to the course should possess good health and physique with sound mind. They should not be suffering from any disease or have any mental infirmity.

Allowable Defects in Eyesight:

(a) Myopia or Myopic Astigmatism: Total strength of correcting lens not exceeding 3.5 Dioptre and acuteness of vision after correction (a) 6/9 in one eye (b) 6/6 in another.

(b) Hypermetropia not exceeding 14 Dioptre or Hypermetropic Astigmatism: strength of correcting lens not exceeding 4 Dioptre and acuteness of vision after correction (a) 6/9 in one eye (b) 6/6 in another.

3. Candidate must be a resident of Darjeeling District or Kalimpong District


AGE (for 1st year admission only):

There is no upper age limit; however, the candidates should not be born after stipulated date (information will be provided).


MODE OF SELECTION:

Selection for admission to all seats of the Full Time Diploma Courses will be made on the basis of marks obtained in the Madhyamik or its equivalent examination as approved by WBSCTE / Government of West Bengal from time to time.

30 % of total seats in each branch will be filled up by the candidates of three Hill Sub-Divisions i.e. Mirik, Kurseong, Darjeeling (Sadar) and Kalimpong District and Siliguri Sub Division of Darjeeling District. 50 % of these seats will be reserved for female candidates. Female seats will be converted to male seats in case of non-availability of sufficient number of Female candidates.

70 % of total seats in each branch will be filled up by the candidates of three Hill Sub-Divisions of Mirik, Kurseong, Darjeeling (Sadar) and Kalimpong District.

The admission of candidates belonging to SC, ST and Physically Challenged categories will be as per existing Government norms. Candidates must produce a Provisional Certificate issued by the S.D.O. if original is not issued.

Note: 5% of the total intake will be awarded TWF (Tutuion Fee Waiver) as per existing government norms and conditions after the admission process.



HOW TO APPLY:

1. Eligible Candidates have to purchase the form for Darjeeling Polytechnic, Kurseong or download and take printout of the prescribed application form available in this website www.webscte.org

2. The duly filled in application form with recent Passport sized photo and copy of a) Marks Sheet (Madhyamik / Equivalent or Vocational / ITI) b) Admit Card of Madhyamik / Birth Certificate c) Residential Certificate from SDO Office d) SC / ST Certificate can be submitted at Darjeeling Polytechnic on or before the last date which is announced.

4. No other supporting documents are to be submitted at the time of submission of forms. However, eligibility documents in original have to be produced and a set of photocopies of those documents have to be submitted at the time of counselling / admission.

5. Publication of Merit List will be done as per schedule in the website.

6. Schedule / Venue of Counselling cum Admission will be made available website in due time.


 
 
 
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