RIST ERDF CET 2021 Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

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Regional Institute of Science & Technology, Meghalaya announces ERDF Common Entrance Test (ERDF CET) 2021 for Admission to B.Tech 2021

RIST ERDF CET 2021 – Regional Institute of Science & Technology, Meghalaya invites applications for ERDF Common Entrance Test (EDRF CET) 2021 for admission to 4-years B.Tech Courses Offered by the Institute for the academic year 2021-22
Eligible candidates can check all the details of RIST ERDF CET 2021 like application procedure, eligibility criteria, selection procedure and more from the page below.

B.Tech Courses offered

  • Computer Sc. & Engineering (CSE)
  • Electronics & Commun. Engineering (ECE)
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE)
  • Civil Engineering (CE)
  • Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Seat Matrix

  • Computer Sc. & Engineering (CSE) – 120
  • Electronics & Commun. Engineering (ECE) – 60
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE) – 60
  • Civil Engineering (CE) – 120
  • Mechanical Engineering (ME) – 60

RIST ERDF CET 2021 Important Dates

  • Issue of Application Form: 15th February 2021
  • Date of Admission Test: Last week of June 2021
  • Result Declaration: To be announced
  • Date of Admission: From first week of July 2021
  • Date of Admission for Lateral Entry: To be announced
  • Commencement of Classes: Last week of August 2021
  • 1st Semester: To be announced
  • 3rd Semester: To be announced

Eligibility Criteria for RIST ERDF CET 2021

Eligibility for B.Tech Course

  • H.S (10+2) Science or equivalent exam with Physics & Mathematics as compulsory subject along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology / Biology having passed in each of the subjects with 45% marks in the above subjects taken together (40% marks for SC/ST)

Eligibility for Lateral Entry B.Tech Course

  • Candidates who have passed the final Diploma Exam in a branch of study (as per AICTE guideline) conducted by any State Board of Technical Education in respective branch of Engineering / Technology (after 10th or 10+2). Securing a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate will be eligible for admission into the 3rd semester of B.Tech Course
  • B.Sc. degree holders with Maths & Physics are also eligible
  • Those who are appearing for the final year Diploma will be eligible to apply subject to the condition that they will produce the mark Sheet at the time of admission

RIST ERDF CET 2021 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online or through offline mode through the official website http://rist.ac.in/
  • The eligible candidates are required to submit the duly filled application forms in Admission Offices
  • Such candidates need not appear in the entrance test. Their merit list will be prepared based on the total marks obtained by them in the diploma examination.
  • The candidates desirous to seek admission to be required to apply on the prescribed form online
  • Only those applicants, who apply online before the last date and satisfy the eligibility criteria, will be considered for admission.

Application Fee

  • Application Fee – Rs. 700/- (Seven Hundred Only)
  • Mode of Payment – Through Credit/ Debit card /DD or Cash

Selection Procedure

  • Admission will be held on the basis of ERDF Common Entrance Test (ERDF-CET). The Common Entrance Test will be held in different locations of North East to select the eligible candidates
  • Rank in ERDF CET OR Valid JEE(Mains)/State CEE Ranks (upto 15% of total Intake) OR Nomination by the concerned Directorate of Technical & Higher Education.

Admit Card

  • Admit Card of RIST ERDF CET 2021 will be released. Admit Cards for all the valid applications received by the university will be processed and enabled on the website www.rist.ac.in
  • The Candidates can download their admit card from the website after entering their Mobile No. and date of birth and also a direct link will be provided below to download the Admit Card.

Merit List

  • Regional Institute of Science & Technology will release a merit list for ERDF-CET which will be conducted as per the schedule
  • Merit List will be available on the official website candidates can check the merit list from the website


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website