HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) 2022: Application Form (Out Soon), Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

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The full form of HPTU is Himachal Pradesh Technical University, which is approved through the University Grants Commission (UGC) and it is one of the popular universities of Himachal Pradesh.

The HPTU conducts its own entrance examination to offer admission to the applicants in various Under-Graduate & Post-Graduate professional courses in their affiliated colleges/institutes and university off campuses. Candidates with eligibility can appear in this university to complete their aspiring programs and they can fill the application form through online mode.

Here, from this article, applicants will get detailed information on HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) admission dates, application form, eligibility criteria, and admission procedure.

HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) 2022 Highlights

University Name HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry)
Full-Form Himachal Pradesh Technical University (Master of Computer Applications)
Courses Offered PG
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Offline
Official Website https://www.himtu.ac.in/
Helpline 01972 259 577
Address Gandhi Chowk, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh 177001
Email ID [email protected]
Vice-Chancellor Prof. S.P. Bansal
State/UT Himachal Pradesh
Country India

HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) Important Dates 2022

Latest Applications For Various UG & PG Courses Open 2022:

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Those applicants who want to get admission to MCA (Lateral Entry) program from this university, must have to check the important schedule mentioned below.

Event Date (Tentative)
HPCET 2022 Application Form begins Last week of June 2022
Final Date for Submission of Application Form on the basis of Qualification Exam GPAT/ GATE (All UG /PG Courses) Last week of September 2022
Last date to Apply for B.Tech and B. Arch (National level Test) Last week of October 2022
1st Round Counseling
Dates of Updating online counseling Last week of  October 2022
Verification of Backward Area 1st week of November 2022
Date of Filling Online Counseling 1st week of November 2022
Result of 1st round of counseling 1st week of November 2022
Date of confirming the seat by the candidates,
1st week of November 2022
2nd Round Counseling (Against Vacant seat)
Dates of Filling Counseling form 3rd week of November 2022
Result of 2nd round of counseling 3rd week of November 2022
date of confirming the seat by the candidates allocated 3r week of  November 2022
Spot Round 1 counseling Last week of  November 2022
Spot Round 2 counseling Last week of  November 2022

HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) 2022 Application Form

The HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) Application form will be released in the last week of 2022 on the official website.

Those applicants are wishing to get admission to the MCA (Lateral Entry) program from the various affiliated colleges of Form will be available on the official website of Himachal, they can fill the application form through the following steps mentioned below.

  • The applicants must have to register themselves by visiting the official website of Himachal Pradesh Technical University.
  • They should have registered themselves by filling in their basic details like name, date of birth, mail ID, and phone number.
  • After registration, candidates can fill the application form by submitting required details such as personal information, contact details, educational qualification, and other required details in the required field.
  • They need to upload their signature and photograph as per the instructions in the application form.
  • They have to make payment of application fee through online mode or offline mode. Online fee payment can be done by using Internet Banking, Credit/Debit Cards. Offline payment can be done by generating PNB Challan.
  • Applicants have to submit the application form, download it, and also take the printouts of the application form for further use.

Documents to be attached with Application Form

  • Application form duly filled
  • Marks sheet/Transcript of 10th class
  • Proof of age
  • Marks sheet/Transcript of 12th class/Pre-University
  • Marks sheet/Transcript of Bachelor’s degree
  • Copy of valid passport & visa

Application Fee

Application Fee is Rs.1500/- as one-time University Registration

HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Those applicants are going to apply in this course, they must be qualified in Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration in BCA, B.Sc. (IT/Computer Science) with Mathematics as a course at 10+2 level or at the Graduate level securing at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of candidate belonging to reserved category).

HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) 2022        Merit List

Applicants will be selected in the merit list of their aspiring program on the basis of marks obtained in previous qualifying examinations and national level entrance examinations.

If two applicants have the same aggregate marks in the qualifying examination, the applicant’s date of birth will be considered. An elder candidate gets the benefit of being ranked above.

HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) Reservation Criteria

Categories Seat Reservation
All India Quota (AIQ) Seats 15% of the total sanctioned seats.
HP State Quota (HPSQ) Seats 65% of the total sanctioned intake
Seats for Non-Resident Indian (s) 5% of the total sanctioned intake subject
Management Seats in Private Institutions only. 15% of the total sanctioned intake in under-graduate courses only.
Tuition Fee Waiver Seats 5% of the sanctioned intake per course subject to the fulfillment of AICTE norms.

HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) 2022 Admission

HPTU MCA (Lateral Entry) 2022 Counseling will be started in Last week of October 2022. The admission will be provided to the candidates in M.C.A. 2nd year degree course shall be made on the basis of merit of marks obtained by the candidates in B.C.A., B.Sc. (IT/Computer Science) and it will be confirmed after completing the counseling and seat allotment procedure.

In this session, applicants must have to present in person on the provided schedule through authority.

Candidates should have to report to the allotted college with the required documents and admission fee to start their academic sessions.

Documents Needed for Admission

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Candidates need to carry all the required documents mentioned below for admission.

  • Certificate of having passed the qualifying examination
  • Marks-sheet issued by the Board/University
  • Matriculation/Higher Secondary Part-I/Indian School Certificates showing the date of birth
  • National Level Entrance Examination/HPCET Score Card
  • Character Certificate from the Head of Institution last attended
  • Bonafide/Domicile Certificate issued by the concerned Sub-Divisional Magistrate Executive Magistrate, if applicable
  • Reserved Category Certificate issued by the Competent Authority, if applicable
  • Physically Challenged Certificate issued by the Competent Authority, if applicable
  • Income Certificate issued by the Competent Authority, if applied under Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme
  • An undertaking/affidavit attested by the Executive Magistrate if applied under Beti Hai Anmol Scheme
  • Kashmiri Migrants and domicile certificate issued by Competent Authority, if applied under Supernumerary Kashmiri Migrant Quota
  • In case an intervening period/gap is involved, a certificate/affidavit issued by a Class-I Gazetted Officer/Notary Public shall be required for the entire intervening period/gap showing the candidate’s preoccupation after leaving the Institution last attended.

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  1. Mukesh kumar says:

    What was the merit for mca lateral entry last time in 2020 ?

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