Top Engineering Entrance Exams in India

by Tanvi Sharma

Engineering is one of the most popular career option among the youth of India today , having a wide course profile engineering have different streams matching the interest of different people . The rising competition among students for engineering admissions led to the emergence of some top engineering entrance exams in India conducted with the aim of shortlisting meritorious students for top engineering colleges of our nation. This article is written with a vision to add clarity to your dream and help you in deciding that which top engineering entrance exam in India can become gateway to your dream college

Do read this article to know about various graduate and post graduate engineering entrance exams and their tentative dates

Top Engineering Entrance Exams in India and their tentative dates

Top Engineering Entrance Exams for Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions



Tentative dates

JEE Main

Joint Entrance Exam Main

1st week of April

JEE Advance

Joint Entrance Exam Advance

Last week of May



Birla Institute of Technology and Science Aptitude Test

2nd week May onwards


Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test

Around May 17

Odisha JEE

Odisha Joint Entrance Examination

 Around July 8

DCEE (replaced by JEE main)

Delhi College of engineering entrance exam

not applicable any more


West Bengal joint entrance examination

Between April 18 to 19

MU OET 2015

Manipal University Online Entrance Test 

Between April 14 to May 18



BS Abdur Rahman University Engineering Entrance Examination

April 18 2015 


Kerala Engineering Agricultural Medica Common Entrance Exam (Kerala CEE)

3rd week of April



Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test

2nd week of May


Karnataka Common Entrance Test 

End of April



Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam

1st week of April


University Of Petroleum & Energy Studies Engineering Aptitude Test

3 week of May


SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Exam

End of April


Amrita Engineering Entrance Exam

Last week of April


Consortium Of Medical Engineering And Dental Colleges Of Karnataka Under Graduate Entrance Test 

2nd week of May


Cochin University Of Science And Technology Common Aptitude Tes

1st week of May


Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test

April 20th to May  30th


 Aligarh Muslim University Engineering Entrance Exam

3rd week of May

Top Engineering Entrance Exams for Postgraduate Admissions


Postgraduate Admissions



Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering

January 15 to February 14  (tentative)



Manipal University Online Entrance Test for post graduation

May - June

ISI Admission Test

 Indian Statistical Institute Admission Test

2nd week of May

Thapar University

Thapar University M. tech entrance test

last week of June

So if you an aspiring engineer and wanted to be a part of India’s best engineering colleges than you must aim to crack one of these top engineering entrance exams . For more information regarding engineering entrance exams, eligibility, syllabus, study material and exam pattern check out Engineering Entrance Exam page



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