Special Channel of Admission (SPEC)
    Important dates
  • Application Portal Opens:: 17th March 2022
  • Application Portal Closes:: 15th May 2022, 5.00 PM IST
  • Entrance Exam: 4th June 2022, (2:00 PM to 3:00 PM)
  • Date of Interviews: 11th & 12th July 2022 (Online)

About SPEC

The SPEC mode is a Special Channel of Admission for B.Tech programmes. This channel is aimed at identifying talented students with challenging circumstances

 

Programme abbreviation (Number of seats) Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)
ECE (10) Electronics and Communication
Engineering
CSE (10) Computer Science and
Engineering

Am I eligible?

You are eligible if you have passed 12th class or equivalent by July 2022 with Maths, Physics and Chemistry and belong to one of the following categories:
a) Qualified for the UDAAN scheme of CBSE for girls.
b) Studied at a Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) at least for the last 2 years (11th and 12th).
c) You are currently enrolled in 4th Semester of an integrated, six-year, 12th + B.Tech programme (after the 10th class).

Exam

Applicants in this mode need to appear for a computer-based entrance examination conducted by IIIT Hyderabad. The exam will test you on subject proficiency.
* SUPR — Subject Proficiency test for 60 minutes.
Date of the examination: 4th June 2022 (2.00 PM to 3.00PM)
The exam will be held in multiple centres across many cities (List of Centers)

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: 11th & 12th July 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 600/- (Non-refundable)
Applications are closed

Financial Assistance and Tuition fee

IIITH strongly believes that financial constraints should not be an impediment to accessing quality education. Hence, the Institute strives to provide financial assistance to the students who need it. For more details, see the Financial Assistance page.
The tuition fee for Single Degree B.Tech programmes for the batch of 2022, for academic year 2022-23 is INR 3,30,000/- per annum. This may be revised annually. In addition to the tuition fee, student has to pay for hostel charges (approx INR 3000/- per month) and mess charges (approx INR 4500/- per month). These have to be paid semester-wise, before start of the semester.

What can I expect in the exam?

The exam will test you on Subject Proficiency (SUPR). The syllabus is based on 11th and 12th level of Physics, Maths, Chemistry (CBSE and most state syllabi).
Sample questions are available for SUPR.

 

    Important dates
  • Application Portal Opens:: 17th March 2022
  • Application Portal Closes:: 15th May 2022, 5.00 PM IST
  • Entrance Exam: 4th June 2022, (2:00 PM to 3:00 PM)
  • Date of Interviews: 11th & 12th July 2022 (Online)
Updated on June 2022