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AMIE 2016 Important Instructions
AMIE Application FAQ
1) What is AMIE?
AMIE is Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers examination that is conducted by Institutions of Engineers, India. AMIE is a professional engineering degree certification provided by IEI. It is an alternative option for those who cannot pursue for an engineering degree course as a regular student in an engineering college.
2) What is IEI?
IEI is a multi- disciplinary engineering organization that provides a platform to promote professional studies in approximately 15 disciplines of engineering. The IEI is in Kolkata.
3) Is an AMIE degree equivalent to Engineering Degree?
An AMIE degree is equivalent to any other engineering degree approved by Central Government Departments, UPSC, and SSC, AICTE or any other engineering degree approved by state governments. After having done with AMIE degree, the candidate can also opt for higher studies such as master’s degree in engineering. The candidates are also then eligible to work with any private or government organization as per their respective field of specialization.
4) Where is the AMIE conducted?
AMIE is conducted in 65 centers in India and abroad. A candidate may appear at any of the centers according to his preference by just mentioning the exam centre code of the desired centre in the examination form.
5) When is the AMIE examination held during the year?
The AMIE examination is held mostly twice a year. It is conducted mostly in June and December and is termed as Summer and Winter Examination respectively.
6) Where is the exam application form submitted?
The Exam application form is submitted in the prescribed format to the headquarters of the Institution. The Address is 8, Gokhale Road, Kolkata 700 020.
7) Is AMIE a computer based exam?
AMIE is a written type where there is no Viva, no internal assessment and no Practical exam.
8) Are the application forms for AMIE available online?
The application forms for AMIE are available online on Institute website.
9) What is the examination fee for AMIE? What is the mode of payment?
The examination fee is approximately 3000/-.The payment may be done with DD, drawn in favour of “THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS(INDIA)“, payable at Kolkata. The fees for the examination overseas are $ 225 approximately.
10) Is it possible to take AMIE exam in Hindi?
The candidate can take AMIE exam in Hindi medium, provided the candidate has passed the Diploma in Engineering in Hindi medium. Then both the sections, Section A and Section B, have to be taken in Hindi. IEI mentions that the candidate has passed in Hindi in the final certificate.
11) How can I get the admit card?
Admit cards for Summer/ Winter examinations shall be available in the website at least seven days prior to the commencement of examination. Candidates can take the print out of the same to appear in the examination. No hard copy of the Admit Card will be issued either by the HQs or by the State/ Local Centres.
12) What is the last date of submission for re-registration/ premature re-registration application form?
Candidates are advised to apply with requisite fee so as to reach at the Headquarters office latest by April 10 for Summer examination and October 10 for Winter examination, failing which they will not be eligible to appear in the respective session.
13) What shall I do if I do not receive my admit card inspite of submitting the examination application form with requisite fee?
In case a candidate claims that inspite of submitting an examination application form with fee by demand draft/online payment, s/he has neither received the admit card nor his/her name appears in the rejection list displayed in the website, s/he can submit a fresh examination form along with a demand draft of Rs 1500/- , with photocopies of his original examination form, details of demand draft and copy of postal receipt or transaction ID if payment is made online, to the Officer-in-Charge for provisional appearance in the examination. In case the candidate’s claim is found not to be in order, fee deposited by him shall be forfeited and his appearance shall be treated as irregular.
14) What shall I do if I do not receive the Identity Card before the commencement of examination.
Candidate, not received the Identity Card but possesses the valid roll number, can appear in the examination by submitting the proforma for nonreceipt of Identity Card to the Officer-in-Charge at his examination centre. The proforma can be downloaded from the website “Download” option under “Academic”.
15) What application forms I can submit through internet?
For candidates residing/applying in/from India and Nepal, online service is at present available to submit Examination Application, Re-registration, Premature Re-registration, Section B Registration and Application for Change of Optional Subjects.
16) Can I change my optional subject(s)/ branch of engineering?
Yes. Candidates interested to change optional subject(s)/branch of engineering can submit the filled-in application form, available on the IEI website along with requisite fee mentioned in the application form.
List of AMIE 2016 Centers (Expected)
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|West Bengal||Kolkata||Pen & Paper|