The number of engineering seats in Telangana has witnessed an increase this year. JNTU-Hyderabad (Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University) has granted affiliation to 169 colleges that has resulted in an increase in the number of seats in engineering courses. Now, engineering colleges affiliated to JNTU-H are together offering 84,124 seats in engineering courses.
Apart from JNTU-Hyderabad, 11 engineering colleges affiliated to Osmania University and 4 engineering colleges affiliated to Kakatiya University offer 6,260 seats and 1,800 seats respectively. In all, all the engineering colleges in Telangana will offer 95,235 seats for the academic session 2018-19.
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Out of 95,235 seats in engineering colleges, 30,669 seats come under management quota while 64,566 seats come under convenor/ state quota. JNTU-H, on behalf of TSCHE, conducts web-counselling process to fill engineering seats under convenor quota. The admission counselling process based on TS EAMCET 2018 score began on Monday, May 28, 2018. Candidates can exercise options from the list of colleges available.
Compared to the previous year, the number of colleges that received affiliation was low this year. Since most colleges have fulfilled the norms, there was an increase in the number of engineering seats this year. Most of the college, which lost affiliation for some courses, backed up this year by appointing Ph.D. qualified candidates as faculty.
Usually, students who secure TS EAMCET ranks of 1 – 1,000 have maximum chances to get admission in government engineering colleges. Candidates with a good rank in TS EAMCET 2018 look for some of the top engineering colleges across the state.
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