Admission

Bineswar Brahma Engineering College offers Bachelor in Engineering (B.E.) programs in two different disciplines. These four year B.E. programs are:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering

  • Admission Procedures

    Students are admitted to the B.E. programs depending on their eligibility as under:

    1. Students seeking admission after Higher Secondary Examination of the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council, or its equivalent are admitted through a Common Entrance Examination conducted by the Government of Assam.
    2. The Government of Assam also conducts a Lateral Entrance Examination for Lateral Entry which can be opted after completion of the 3-year Polytechnic Diploma from the state of Assam for getting admitted to the B.E. programs in 3rd semester.

  • Eligibility Criteria

    a) Admission after Higher Secondary Examination or its equivalent.

    1. Be an Indian Citizen, and a permanent resident of Assam.
    2. Pass the Higher Secondary Examination of the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council, or its equivalent, in which the subjects English, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics have been cleared in the same sitting.
    3. Pass the qualifying examination (as specified in ‘ii’ above), securing a minimum aggregate of 50% (45% in the case of Schedule castes and 40% in the case of Schedule Tribes) of the subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in the same sitting.
    4. Must appear for the Common Entrance Examination (CEE) conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education, Assam, and be selected for admission.
    5. Must not be above 21 years or below 17 years of age on the first of August of the year in which the candidate seeks admission. The upper age limit mentioned above is relaxed to 22 years in the case of B.Sc. passed candidates, and by 3 years for Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe candidates.
    6. Must be of a good moral character.
    7. Must be physically and mentally fit.

    b) Lateral Entry after 3-year Polytechnic Diploma.

    1. Be an Indian Citizen, and a permanent resident of Assam.
    2. Pass the 3-year Polytechnic Diploma from the state of Assam in the branch in which the admission to be sought.
    3. Pass the qualifying examination (as specified in ‘ii’ above), securing a minimum aggregate of 50% (45% in the case of Schedule castes and 40% in the case of Schedule Tribes) of the subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in the same sitting.
    4. Must appear for the Lateral Entrance Examination conducted by the Directorate of Technical Education, Assam, and be selected for admission.
    5. Must not be above 21 years or below 17 years of age on the first of August of the year in which the candidate seeks admission. The upper age limit mentioned above is relaxed to 22 years in the case of B.Sc. passed candidates, and by 3 years for Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe candidates.
    6. Must be of a good moral character.
    7. Must be physically and mentally fit.

  • Selection Procedure

    Candidates for the general seats shall be selected strictly on the basis of merit of the Common Entrance Examination (CEE) conducted by the Director of Technical Education, Assam, in places and times notified by the Director of Technical Education in Assam Gazette and news papers every year. The test is normally held in the month of May. In the admission test, candidates must appear in the following papers carrying only Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ):

    1. Mathematics 100 Marks in 2 Hours
    2. Physics 100 Marks in 2 Hours
    3. Chemistry 100 Marks in 2 Hours

    The Director of Technical Education, Assam, will publish the merit list based on the results of the Common Entrance Examination (CEE), and candidates will be selected in order of merit from the list. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes or any other categories must also appear in the Common Entrance Examination (CEE). They will, however, be selected against the quota reserved for them according to merit.

  • Choice of Course of Study

    Candidates must indicate in the application form the branch of Engineering (i.e. Electrical Engg. & Chemical Engg.) they wish to pursue in the order of their preference. They shall be allotted their branches of study on the basis of their preference and their performance in the Common Entrance Examination (CEE).

  • How to Apply

    For admission through CEE

    The procedure for appearing CEE usually starts in the month of March/April every year. The Director of Technical Education, Assam, advertise in the leading local newspaper(s) and in the Assam Gazette about it.


    The followings apply to the candidates seeking admission under reserved categories:

    1. Candidates applying against the reserved quota of children and grandchildren of Freedom Fighters must attach two certificates, one from the Principal Private Secretary to the Chief Minister, Assam, certifying the Freedom Fighter, and another from the Deputy Commissioner, or Official authorized by the Deputy Commissioner, stating clearly, the direct relationship of the candidate with the freedom fighter.
    2. Candidates applying against the reserved quota of children of employees of the Central Government and Central Government Public Sector Undertakings, posted in Assam for a minimum of 1 year at the time of submission of application must attach two certificates, one from the school or college last attended, and the other a Permanent Resident Certificate of his or her parents from their native state.
    3. Candidates applying against the reserved quota of children of Ex-Defense Service Personnel must produce a certificate from the Secretary, Rajyik Sainik Board, Assam, and documentary evidence of pension.
    4. Candidates applying against the quota reserved for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, Tea Garden and Ex-Tea Garden Community, must produce certificate on the body of Form B.

    For Lateral Admission

    Candidates seeking admission through Lateral Entry scheme should apply as per the advertisement by the Director of Technical Education, Assam, in leading local newspaper(s) and in the Assam Gazette in the month of May every year.