MET 2021: B.Tech. Counselling Details

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Overview

Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) has released the counselling details for Manipal Entrance Test 2021 (MET 2021). The admission counselling will begin on July 13, 2021.

The seat allocation in Manipal counselling will be done based on the All India Rank (AIR) in MET 2021. The counselling is common for Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, and Manipal University Jaipur.

Candidates can select the campus and branch of their choice at the time of counselling based on the MET 2021 rank, subject to seat availability.

The rank list for B.Tech Common Counselling 2021 was prepared based on the best of the percentile scores obtained in MET 2021 examination.

Participating Institutes

Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Manipal
Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology (SMIT), Sikkim
Manipal University Jaipur (MUJ), Jaipur

Programmes Offered and Seats

SMIT Sikkim

BranchSeats
Artificial Intelligence and Data Science40
Civil Engineering30
Computer Science and Engineering60
Electrical and Electronics Engineering20
Electronics and Communication Engineering60
Information Technology60
Mechanical Engineering30

MUJ Jaipur

BranchSeats
Automobile Engineering60
Chemical Engineering20
Chemical Engineering with Specialization in Computer Aided Process Engineering20
Chemical Engineering with specialization in Petroleum Engineering20
Civil Engineering45
Civil Engineering with specialization in Geoinformatics45
Communication and Computer Engineering300
Computer Science and Engineering300
Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning120
Computer Science and Engineering with specialization in IoT and Intelligent Systems120
Data Science and Engineering180
Electrical and Computer Engineering60
Electrical and Electronics Engineering90
Electronics and Communication Engineering180
Information Technology300
Mechanical Engineering90
Mechanical Engineering with Specialization in Robotics90
Mechatronics90

Eligibility

Entrance Examination

  • The candidate must have appeared for MET 2021 to be eligible for admission.

Qualifying Examination

  • Candidates must have passed in the HSC/12th Standard examination or its equivalent examination from a recognized board with Physics, Mathematics, and English as compulsory subjects.
  • Candidate should have obtained a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in Physics, Mathematics and one of the optional subjects mentioned below. In each of these subjects, candidates should have scored at least minimum marks prescribed by the board.
  • The optional subject must belong to the Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical and Mechanical domains.

Counselling Location

All counselling rounds will be held online and candidates are not required to report at any counselling center, read MET Counselling Rounds.

Counselling Dates and Slots

All counselling rounds will be held online. Check the complete counselling schedule here.

Counselling Procedure

  • There will be seven rounds of counselling, including one Intra-Institute Sliding Round and one Spot Round.
  • All the rounds will be held online.
  • Fresh Registration is allowed at the beginning of each round (except for Intra Institute round).
  • The admission will be done based on the candidate’s All India Rank (AIR) in the entrance examination (Manipal Entrance Test) and the availability of seats.
  • Candidates will have to confirm their participation in the counselling process by logging into the MET Counselling portal and updating the profile details with Marks obtained in Qualifying examination.
  • On completion of data entry in the candidate’s profile, candidates must pay the Waitlist Deposit of Rs.10,000 which will be adjusted upon seat allotment.
  • Candidates will be eligible to participate in the Online Counseling process after making the payment for Waitlist Deposit.
  • On seat allotment, candidates need to deposit the 1st Installment of Rs. 1,65,000 before the stipulated deadline else the candidate will be out of the counseling process and the waitlist deposit of Rs. 10,000 will also be forfeited.

Counselling Rounds

Round 1 (Online)

Registration

  • Candidates will have to confirm their participation in the counselling process by logging into the MET Counselling portal and updating the profile details with Marks obtained in Qualifying examination.
  • On completion of data entry in the candidate’s profile, candidates must pay the Waitlist Deposit of Rs.10,000 which will be adjusted upon seat allotment.
  • Candidates will be eligible to participate in the Online Counseling process after making the payment for Waitlist Deposit.

Choice Filling

  • After making payment of Rs.10,000, the candidate will be eligible to participate in the Online Counseling process.
  • Eligible Candidates can fill/modify and save their choices in the order of their preferences, any number of times before the deadline for locking of choices.
  • Candidates are advised to fill in the choices (institutes and branches) of their interest only.
  • Candidates are advised to check the correctness of filled choices by clicking the “Print” button and save the file for reference.

Seat Allotment

  • The seat will be allotted as per the MET 2021 Rank and subject to seat availability.
  • On seat allotment, the candidates are required to pay Rs. 1,65,000 as 1st Installment before the last date specified for payment for each round.
  • If the candidate fails to pay the 1st Installment on or before the stipulated deadline, the candidate will be out of the counselling process and will also forfeit the waitlist deposit of Rs. 10,000.
  • Provisional Admission order and receipt/s for the payment made will be given to the candidate on completion of the part payment.
  • Having made the part payment of Rs. 1,65,000 (1st Installment) and chosen the seat of interest, the candidate is expected to make the balance fee payment of Rs. 1,60,000 (2nd Installment) on or before the stipulated deadline.
  • If the candidate fails to pay the 2nd Installment on or before the stipulated deadline, the candidate’s seat will be forfeited, and the candidate will be out of the counseling process. Refunds will be made as per Refund Policy.
  • Candidates should report to the allotted college on or before the Reporting date mentioned in the Provisional Admission order.

Waitlist

  • Registered candidates who have not been allotted any seat in the previous round OR admitted candidates who wish to upgrade are eligible for the waitlist.
  • Candidates who have got a seat in the previous round and wish to participate in subsequent round(s) of counselling, can opt for waitlist without additional payment.
  • Registered candidates who have not got the seat in the previous round can opt for the waitlist. In case the candidate
    is not allotted any seat in any rounds of counseling, the waitlist deposit of Rs. 10,000 will be refunded within 1 month of completion of all rounds of Counseling.

Opt-Out

  • Provisionally Admitted Candidates: If a provisionally admitted candidate is satisfied with the seat allotted in any of the rounds and does not want to participate in the subsequent rounds, he/she has to opt-out of the counseling.
  • In such a case, the allotted seat will be retained and the candidate will not be eligible to participate in the subsequent rounds of counseling.
  • If the provisionally admitted candidate does not opt-out, the choices provided will be considered for subsequent rounds for up-gradation as per the vacancy. If the seat is upgraded in the subsequent rounds, the candidate has to accept it and he/she has no choice of retaining the previously allotted seat.
  • Un-Allotted Candidates: If a candidate is not allotted any seat in any of the rounds and does not want to participate in the subsequent rounds, he/she has to opt-out of the counseling.
  • In such a case, the candidate will not be eligible to participate in the subsequent rounds of counseling and the waitlist deposit of Rs. 10,000 will be refunded back to the candidate.
  • If the un-allotted candidate does not opt-out, the choices provided will be considered for subsequent rounds for up-gradation as per the vacancy. If the seat gets allotted in the subsequent rounds, the candidate will have to confirm the seat by paying the 1st Installment of fee on or before the stipulated deadline else the candidate will be out of the counselling process and will also forfeit the waitlist deposit of Rs. 10,000.

Round 2 – Round 5 (Online)

  • Admitted candidates who wish to upgrade and waitlisted candidates are eligible.
  • Eligible Candidates can fill/modify and save their choices in the order of their preferences, any number of times before the deadline for locking of choices.
  • If a candidate fails to lock the choices within the stipulated time, the last saved choices will be automatically locked after the deadline.
  • Once locked, the choices made cannot be modified, before/after the deadline for that particular round.
  • Candidates are advised to fill in the choices (institutes and branches) of their interest only.
  • Once the seat is allotted as per their choice irrespective of the preferential order (higher or lower), candidates have to accept the seat and complete the admission formalities.
  • If a provisionally admitted candidate gets upgraded to a new branch, the previously allotted branch will be cancelled and the candidate can download the new Provisional Admission order from the counselling portal.
  • If a waitlisted gets a seat allotted for the first time, the candidate must pay Rs. 1,65,000 as 1st Installment before the last date specified for payment for each round. If not paid within the deadline, the candidate will be out of the counselling process and will also forfeit the waitlist deposit of Rs. 10,000.
  • If the admitted candidate rejects the allotted seat, they are required to complete the withdrawal process and the fee will be refunded as per refund policy. The candidate will be out of the counselling process.
  • On rejection of the allotted seat (by Admitted / Waitlisted candidates), re-entry is possible in any of the subsequent rounds (except in the Intra Institute) by paying the waitlist deposit of Rs. 10,000.

Intra-Institute Sliding Round (Online)

  • After five rounds of counselling, if a vacancy exists, the intra-institute sliding will be conducted for the candidates who have joined the institute and have started attending the classes.
  • In intra-institute sliding, the up-gradation is possible only within the institute and is no possibility of movement across the campus.
  • Interested candidates must register for intra-institute sliding at the respective institute, submit a fresh set of
    choices and confirm by locking the same.
  • The seat will be allotted to the candidates as per vacancy, MET 2021 rank, and choices.

Spot Round (Online)

  • The vacant seat (if any) after the intra-institute sliding will be filled in the spot round as per MET 2021 Rank.
  • The following candidates are eligible for spot round:

    Spot Round Eligible Candidates

    Spot Round Eligible Candidates
    Unregistered candidates in any of the previous rounds of counselling
    Registered candidates who have not got any seat in the previous rounds of counselling
    Registered and allotted candidates who did not pay the course fees after seat allotment in any of the previous rounds
    Admitted candidates who have withdrawn subsequently
    Admitted candidates (these candidates have to vacate the seat before participating in the spot round)
  • All the candidates who wish to participate in the spot round shall register online by paying Rs.10,000 online. If
    a candidate is not allotted a seat, then the fee collected will be refunded.
  • Note: If there are any vacancies after the spot round, they will be filled based on the JEE (Main) ranks.

Documents required at time of Physical Reporting

  1. 10th Standard marks card (As a proof of date of birth) – Original Document Required
  2. 12th Standard marks card issued by the recognized board
  3. Aadhar Card of the Candidate – Original Document Required
  4. Pan Card of the Parent(s) – Original Document Required
  5. 2 recent passport size photographs
  6. Copy of Overseas Citizen of India/ Person of Indian Origin card (if applied under OCI/PIO category)

Academic Fees

First Year Fees

ParticularsAmount
1st Installment₹325,000
Registration Fee₹10,000
Total₹335,000

Complete Fees

YearAmount
1st year₹335,000
2nd year₹4,31,000 (Group A branches)
₹3,25,000 (Group B branches)
₹4,85,000 (Group C branches)
3rd year₹4,30,000 (Group A branches)
₹3,25,000 (Group B branches)
₹4,85,000 (Group C branches)
4th year₹4,30,000 (Group A branches)
₹3,25,000 (Group B branches)
₹4,85,000 (Group C branches)
Total₹16,26,000 (Group A branches)
₹13,10,000 (Group B branches)
₹17,90,000 (Group C branches)

Group A: Aeronautical Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics

Group B: Bio Medical Engineering, Bio Technology, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Industrial and Production Engineering, Media Technology

Group C: Communication and Computer Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering with AI-ML, Data Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Information Technology

Scholarship

MIT Manipal Scholarship

SMIT Sikkim Scholarship

MUJ Jaipur Scholarship

Refund Policy

Date of Receipt of Withdrawal ApplicationRefund Amount
15 days or more before the formally notified last date of admissionAggregate fees deposited after deduction of Rs. 5000
Less than 15 days before the formally notified last date of admissionAggregate fees deposited after deduction of 10% fees (Rs. 32,500)
15 days or less after the formally notified last date of admissionAggregate fees deposited after deduction of 20% fees (Rs. 65,000)
30 days or less after the formally notified last date of admissionAggregate fees deposited after deduction of 50% fees (Rs. 1,62,500)
More than 30 days after the formally notified last date of admissionNil of the Aggregate fees
Note 1: In case of any withdrawal, the fee will be deducted as per the above mentioned UGC Refund policy on Total Course Fee (Rs.3,25,000) irrespective of the fee amount received.
Note 2: The Caution Money will be refunded to all the candidates.
Note 3: The formally notified last date of admission is to be announced.

Schedule

Round 1 (Online)
Fresh Registration and Choice FillingJuly 13 – July 19, 2021
1st Round online seat allotmentJuly 21, 2021 (8 PM)
Payment of Course Fee (1st Installment)July 21 – July 27, 2021
Payment of balance Course Fee (2nd Installment)TBA
Round 2 (Online)
Fresh Registration and Choice FillingJuly 29 – August 2, 2021
Modifying filled choices by already registered candidatesJuly 29 – August 2, 2021
2nd Round online seat allotmentAugust 4, 2021 (8 PM)
Payment of Course Fee (1st Installment)August 4 – August 9, 2021
Payment of balance Course Fee (2nd Installment)TBA
Round 3 (Online)
Fresh Registration and Choice FillingAugust 11 – August 16, 2021
Modifying filled choices by already registered candidatesAugust 11 – August 16, 2021
3rd Round online seat allotmentAugust 18, 2021 (8 PM)
Payment of Course Fee (1st Installment)August 18 – August 23, 2021
Payment of balance Course Fee (2nd Installment)TBA
Round 4 (Online)
Fresh Registration and Choice FillingAugust 25 – August 30, 2021
Modifying filled choices by already registered candidatesAugust 25 – August 30, 2021
4th Round online seat allotmentSeptember 1, 2021 (8 PM)
Payment of Course Fee (1st Installment)September 1 – September 6, 2021
Payment of balance Course Fee (2nd Installment)TBA
Round 5 (Online)
Fresh Registration and Choice FillingSeptember 8 – September 13, 2021
Modifying filled choices by already registered candidatesSeptember 8 – September 13, 2021
5th Round online seat allotmentSeptember 15, 2021 (8 PM)
Payment of Course Fee (1st Installment)September 15 – September 20, 2021
Payment of balance Course Fee (2nd Installment)TBA
Intra-Institute Sliding (Online)
Fresh filling of choices by admitted students for Intra Institute Sliding, at the respective InstituteTBA
Intra Institute Sliding seat allotmentTBA
Spot Round (Online)
Spot round registration, seat allotment, and Fee PaymentTBA

Know More

Manipal Entrance Test (MET), also known as MAHE-OET, formerly Manipal University Online Entrance Test (MU-OET) is conducted by the Manipal Academy of Higher Education (formerly Manipal University) for admission to various programs at Manipal Academy of Higher Education.

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