Lateral Entry Entrance Examination (LEEE)
    Important dates
  • Application Portal Opens : 21st Feb 2022
  • Application Portal Closes: 3rd April 2022, 5.00 PM IST
  • Entrance Exam: 16th April 2022 (2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
  • Date of Interviews : 13th May 2022 (Online)

About LEEE :

The LEEE mode is for lateral entry to dual degree programmes. Graduates of the dual degree programmes earn two degrees: B.Tech and MS. The Masters degree requires completion of a research thesis. The programme prepares students for research-oriented jobs and higher studies. The duration of the programme is 4 years.
The dual-degree programmes that a LEEE applicant is eligible for are
Programme abbreviation Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) Master of Science (MS) by Research
ECD    Electronics and Communication
Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
CSD   Computer Science and
Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering

Am I eligible ?

The eligibility criteria for ECD and CSD programmes are as below.
  • ECD : Applicants completing their 3 Semesters of B.E. / B.Tech. in ECE / ETE / EIE / EEE by July 2022
  • CSD : Applicants completing their 3 Semesters of B.E. / B.Tech. in CSE / IT by July 2022
Applicants with an aggregate of 80% marks (or 8/10 cumulative grade point average) at the end of their 3rd semester are strongly encouraged to apply.
Note: The normal eligibility is to complete 4 semesters. If due to COVID-19 there was a delay and only 3 semesters have been completed at the time application, it will be accepted.

Exam:

Applicants in this mode need to appear for a computer-based lateral entry entrance examination (LEEE) conducted by IIIT Hyderabad.
Applicants for CSD programme must appear for the Computer Science and Engineering exam while applicants for ECD programme must appear for Electronics and Communication Engineering exam.
Date of the examination: 16th April 2022 (2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)

Interview:

Candidates shortlisted from this exam will have to clear an interview to gain admission. The decision on final offer of admission is solely based on the interview performance.
Date of interviews: 13th May 2022 (Online)

What do I need to do to apply?:

You need to register online and fill an application form to appear for the exam by the announced deadline.
Application Fee: INR 2,500 (Non-refundable)

Applications are closed

How do I prepare for LEEE ?

The exams are computer-based with objective questions. The syllabi for these exams are given below.
Computer Science and Engineering Exam:
  • General Aptitude
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Digital Logic
  • Data Structures
  • C-Programming
Electronics and Communications Engineering Exam:
  • General Aptitude
  • Digital Logic
  • Circuit Theory and Networks
  • Electronic Devices and Circuits
  • Signals and Systems
MOCK TEST: ECD
MOCK TEST: CSD

Tuition Fee for Dual Degree (ECD & CSD) Programmes:

  • Tuition fee for the academic year 2022-23 is INR 3,30,000/-.
  • Hostel and Mess fees extra (Approx Rs.35,000/- per semester); these charges will be on par with the other students at the institute.
  • Payment of Initial Fee:
    • Candidates who have been allotted a seat should confirm the acceptance of the seat by paying Admissions fee of INR 10,000/- (Non-refundable) and the tuition fee for one semester INR 1,65,000/- on or before the acceptance date announced with the seat allotment.
    • The seat acceptance amount of INR 1,75,000/-  should be paid online through the payment portal.

Seat Acceptance and Cancellation Deadlines:

Result Announcement Acceptance Deadline Cancellation Deadline Refund Amount
16th May 2022 15th June 2022,
5:00 PM IST
15th June 2022,
5:00 PM IST
Rs.1,65,000/-
After 15th June 2022,
5:00 PM IST
Rs.10,000/-
    Important dates
  • Application Portal Opens : 21st Feb 2022
  • Application Portal Closes: 3rd April 2022, 5.00 PM IST
  • Entrance Exam: 16th April 2022 (2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
  • Date of Interviews : 13th May 2022 (Online)
Updated on May 2022