AICTE Academic Calendar for Engineering Colleges (Revised), Check New Dates

Diksha Sharma
Diksha SharmaPublished On: July 09, 2020

As per the academic calendar released by the technical education regulator,  the classes for existing students will begin from August 17, 2020, and academic session including lateral entry to the second year will begin from October 15, 2020.

AICTE Academic Calendar 2020-21

All India Council of technical education (AICTE) has released the academic calendar for all the engineering/management and affiliated colleges. As per the academic calendar released by the technical education regulator, the classes for existing students will begin from August 17, 2020. The classes can begin in either online/offline or blended mode as per the prescribed protocols related to COVID-19.

Meanwhile, the teaching schedule with academic session including the lateral entry to the second year will begin from October 15, 2020. The academic calendar has been revised in accordance with the directives issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs. As per the directives, all academic institutes, universities and colleges will remain shut until July 30, 2020, due to an increase in the number of coronavirus cases in India. AICTE had also directed the institutes earlier to offer provisional admissions to PGCM and PGDM programmes in management courses.

Also Read: Provisional admission to Management Diploma and Certificate courses approved by AICTE

AICTE Academic Calendar 2020-21 Dates

The following dates have been issued by AICTE in regards to the academic calendar 2020-21 for Engineering colleges:

Event

Dates

First round counselling and allotment of seats

On or Before October 5, 2020

Second round counselling and allotment of seats

On or Before October 15, 2020

Last date to admit the students

October 20, 2020

Commencement of classes for new academic year including lateral entry

October 15, 2020

Commencement of classes for existing students except for PGDM and PGCM courses

August 17, 2020

Starting date for admission to PGDM and PGCM courses

July 15, 2020

Admission ending date for PGDM/ PGCM courses

August 17, 2020

Last date for cancellation of PGDM/PGCM seats with a full refund

August 10, 2020

Last date to conduct admission to open and distance learning courses

August 30, 2020, and February 28, 2021 (in two sessions)

AICTE revised academic calendar can also be checked below

AICTE Revised Academic Calendar

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